The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Embedded Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 682 742 758
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 231 240 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 202 185 223
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £35,000 £32,675
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the UK.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 within the UK.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 214 £40,000 - 50
South East 0 81 £40,000 -11.11% 7
West Midlands +16 31 £37,500 -6.25% 3
East of England +8 27 £42,500 -5.55% 11
London +51 24 £44,500 +14.83% 2
East Midlands -1 23 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Cambridgeshire +11 19 £40,750 +5.16% 10
Cambridge +16 15 £35,000 -15.15% 9
South West +7 15 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Kent +33 14 £37,500 +10.29%
East Sussex +10 14 £46,250 +8.82% 2
Coventry +14 13 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Scotland +9 13 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Oxfordshire -4 13 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hampshire -31 13 £40,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire +32 12 £45,000 +25.00% 6
North West +32 11 £40,000 -15.78% 5
Berkshire -11 11 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +31 10 £35,500 +2.89% 1
Northamptonshire - 10 £35,500 - 2
Northampton - 10 £35,500 - 2
South Yorkshire +10 9 £45,000 +25.00% 4
Derbyshire +7 9 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Derby +3 9 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Barnsley -1 9 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Manchester - 9 £35,000 - 3
Herefordshire - 9 £37,500 -
Brighton +11 8 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -2 8 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Milton Keynes - 7 £35,000 -

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Embedded Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 467 (99.57%) Software Engineering
2 381 (81.24%) C
3 380 (81.02%) C++
4 208 (44.35%) Linux
5 200 (42.64%) Embedded C
6 157 (33.48%) Embedded C++
7 154 (32.84%) Degree
8 139 (29.64%) Electronics
9 119 (25.37%) Firmware
10 104 (22.17%) Embedded Systems
11 96 (20.47%) Embedded Linux
12 72 (15.35%) Python
13 64 (13.65%) OO
14 62 (13.22%) Automotive
15 59 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
16 58 (12.37%) UML
17 56 (11.94%) Device Driver
17 56 (11.94%) Embedded Software Development
18 49 (10.45%) Signal Processing
18 49 (10.45%) TCP/IP
19 48 (10.23%) Computer Science
20 45 (9.59%) Windows
21 40 (8.53%) Bash Shell
22 38 (8.10%) Unit Testing
23 36 (7.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
24 34 (7.25%) MISRA
25 33 (7.04%) Software Testing
25 33 (7.04%) Multithreading
25 33 (7.04%) Manufacturing
26 32 (6.82%) Ethernet

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (4.69%) Simulink
2 19 (4.05%) TargetLink
3 16 (3.41%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.28%) MS Office
5 3 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.21%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 49 (10.45%) TCP/IP
2 32 (6.82%) Ethernet
3 24 (5.12%) RS-485
4 20 (4.26%) RS-232
5 18 (3.84%) Profibus
6 13 (2.77%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (2.77%) Wireless
7 9 (1.92%) SNMP
8 8 (1.71%) Internet
8 8 (1.71%) ZigBee
9 7 (1.49%) Bluetooth
9 7 (1.49%) HTTP
9 7 (1.49%) Modbus
10 6 (1.28%) VoIP
11 3 (0.64%) DVB
11 3 (0.64%) MQTT
12 2 (0.43%) 802.11
12 2 (0.43%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.43%) PPP
13 1 (0.21%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (4.90%) Subversion
2 21 (4.48%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.84%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.41%) VectorCAST
5 9 (1.92%) CANoe
6 4 (0.85%) LabVIEW
6 4 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (0.64%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.64%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.64%) JIRA
8 2 (0.43%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.43%) GCC
8 2 (0.43%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.21%) CaliberRM
9 1 (0.21%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.21%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 139 (29.64%) Electronics
2 62 (13.22%) Automotive
3 33 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.77%) Aerospace
5 9 (1.92%) Finance
6 6 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.85%) Games
7 4 (0.85%) Retail
8 3 (0.64%) Avionics
8 3 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Marketing
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.76%) Qt
2 20 (4.26%) .NET
3 17 (3.62%) Middleware
4 13 (2.77%) MFC
5 9 (1.92%) HTML
6 8 (1.71%) Qt Quick
7 7 (1.49%) JSON
8 6 (1.28%) Ajax
8 6 (1.28%) Node.js
9 5 (1.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 5 (1.07%) OpenCL
9 5 (1.07%) WebSockets
10 3 (0.64%) 802.1X
10 3 (0.64%) CSS
10 3 (0.64%) HEVC
10 3 (0.64%) REST
10 3 (0.64%) STL
10 3 (0.64%) XML
10 3 (0.64%) XMPP
11 2 (0.43%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 104 (22.17%) Embedded Systems
2 56 (11.94%) Device Driver
3 48 (10.23%) Computer Science
4 36 (7.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 28 (5.97%) CAN bus
6 25 (5.33%) Telematics
7 18 (3.84%) Algorithms
8 17 (3.62%) Driving Licence
9 12 (2.56%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (1.92%) Physics
11 8 (1.71%) STB
12 6 (1.28%) CPLD
13 4 (0.85%) CCTV
13 4 (0.85%) Digital TV
13 4 (0.85%) Over-the-Top Content
14 3 (0.64%) CUDA
14 3 (0.64%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.64%) Smartcard
14 3 (0.64%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 208 (44.35%) Linux
2 96 (20.47%) Embedded Linux
3 45 (9.59%) Windows
4 29 (6.18%) VxWorks
5 18 (3.84%) Android
6 6 (1.28%) Unix
7 5 (1.07%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.07%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.64%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.21%) LynxOS
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.21%) MeeGo
9 1 (0.21%) pSOS
9 1 (0.21%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.21%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (99.57%) Software Engineering
2 64 (13.65%) OO
3 59 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (12.37%) UML
5 56 (11.94%) Embedded Software Development
6 49 (10.45%) Signal Processing
7 38 (8.10%) Unit Testing
8 33 (7.04%) Multithreading
8 33 (7.04%) Software Testing
9 30 (6.40%) Scrum
10 29 (6.18%) Video Processing
11 28 (5.97%) Project Management
12 25 (5.33%) OOD
13 23 (4.90%) Digital Signal Processing
14 18 (3.84%) SDLC
15 17 (3.62%) Automated Testing
15 17 (3.62%) Schematic Capture
16 15 (3.20%) Line Management
17 13 (2.77%) Content Analysis
17 13 (2.77%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 381 (81.24%) C
2 380 (81.02%) C++
3 200 (42.64%) Embedded C
4 157 (33.48%) Embedded C++
5 72 (15.35%) Python
6 40 (8.53%) Bash Shell
7 32 (6.82%) C#
8 31 (6.61%) Assembly Language
9 29 (6.18%) Java
10 26 (5.54%) MATLAB
11 20 (4.26%) Lua
12 11 (2.35%) JavaScript
13 10 (2.13%) SQL
14 6 (1.28%) VB
15 5 (1.07%) Delphi
16 4 (0.85%) PHP
17 3 (0.64%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.64%) Perl
17 3 (0.64%) R
18 2 (0.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 154 (32.84%) Degree
2 19 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.20%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.49%) PhD
5 2 (0.43%) HND
6 1 (0.21%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.25%) MISRA
2 22 (4.69%) MISRA C
3 18 (3.84%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.85%) JTAG
4 4 (0.85%) QA
5 2 (0.43%) DO-254
6 1 (0.21%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.21%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 7816
6 1 (0.21%) ISO13485
System Software
1 119 (25.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (3.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (1.92%) Fujitsu
2 9 (1.92%) MKS
3 5 (1.07%) Intel
4 4 (0.85%) QNX
5 2 (0.43%) EMC
5 2 (0.43%) Freescale
5 2 (0.43%) Google
5 2 (0.43%) Wind River
6 1 (0.21%) Apple
6 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.21%) Atmel
6 1 (0.21%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.21%) IBM
6 1 (0.21%) Ingenico
6 1 (0.21%) Perforce
6 1 (0.21%) Renesas
6 1 (0.21%) SAP
6 1 (0.21%) Siemens
6 1 (0.21%) VeriFone
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40,000 DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £42,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32000
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Shares, Bonus + More!
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 Perm or £250 a day Contract (work from home)
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Northumberland
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago