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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 634 747 734
Rank change year-on-year
+113 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 248 208 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 224 184 235
Median salary £44,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,250 £50,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +103 233 £44,500 -1.11% 35
East of England +29 60 £46,250 -2.63% 9
South East +68 52 £45,000 - 8
Cambridgeshire +24 37 £48,000 +6.66% 9
London +84 33 £55,000 +14.58% 3
South West +34 27 £47,500 +2.70% 5
West Midlands +13 25 £40,000 - 2
Cambridge +15 23 £45,000 -5.26% 8
East Sussex +28 17 £50,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire -1 15 £40,000 - 5
Lewes +20 14 £50,000 +25.00%
Bristol +27 13 £47,500 +5.55% 3
East Midlands -8 13 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +1 12 £50,000 +2.56%
Colchester +15 10 £39,250 -21.50%
Essex +14 10 £39,250 -21.50%
Scotland +29 9 £44,500 +7.87%
Derbyshire +14 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Derby +4 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South Yorkshire +1 9 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +19 8 £47,500 +5.55% 4
North East +12 8 £30,750 -
Hampshire +1 8 £42,000 -17.64% 1
Gloucestershire -13 8 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Docklands, London - 8 £45,250 -
Kent +22 7 £40,000 -
Durham - 7 £30,000 -
Birmingham - 7 £41,500 - 1
West Sussex +22 6 £37,500 - 1
Dover 0 6 - -

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 518 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 425 (82.05%) C
3 364 (70.27%) C++
4 262 (50.58%) Linux
5 259 (50.00%) Embedded C
6 150 (28.96%) Embedded C++
7 137 (26.45%) Electronics
8 134 (25.87%) Degree
9 123 (23.75%) Firmware
10 117 (22.59%) Python
11 110 (21.24%) Embedded Linux
12 93 (17.95%) Embedded Systems
13 84 (16.22%) UML
14 82 (15.83%) Windows
15 80 (15.44%) TCP/IP
16 77 (14.86%) Device Driver
17 73 (14.09%) Automotive
18 69 (13.32%) Wireless
19 67 (12.93%) C#
20 66 (12.74%) Embedded Software Development
21 64 (12.36%) RS-485
21 64 (12.36%) Qt
22 62 (11.97%) Bash Shell
23 61 (11.78%) Agile Software Development
24 55 (10.62%) Bluetooth
25 53 (10.23%) Android
26 48 (9.27%) Ethernet
27 47 (9.07%) RS-232
27 47 (9.07%) MISRA
28 44 (8.49%) OO

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:

Applications
1 26 (5.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.35%) Simulink
3 6 (1.16%) MS Office
4 5 (0.97%) TargetLink
5 4 (0.77%) Doxygen
6 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.19%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.39%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 80 (15.44%) TCP/IP
2 69 (13.32%) Wireless
3 64 (12.36%) RS-485
4 55 (10.62%) Bluetooth
5 48 (9.27%) Ethernet
6 47 (9.07%) RS-232
7 39 (7.53%) Wi-Fi
8 25 (4.83%) ZigBee
9 21 (4.05%) Internet
10 15 (2.90%) Modbus
11 11 (2.12%) IPv6
11 11 (2.12%) Network Security
11 11 (2.12%) SNMP
12 7 (1.35%) 802.11
12 7 (1.35%) Profibus
13 6 (1.16%) Firewall
13 6 (1.16%) GPRS
13 6 (1.16%) RS-422
14 4 (0.77%) DECT
14 4 (0.77%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (8.49%) Git (software)
2 39 (7.53%) Subversion
3 17 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 13 (2.51%) VectorCAST
5 7 (1.35%) CANoe
6 6 (1.16%) JIRA
6 6 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (0.97%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.58%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.58%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.58%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (0.39%) CaliberRM
9 2 (0.39%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.39%) GCC
10 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.19%) PVCS
10 1 (0.19%) Redmine
10 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.19%) Trac
General
1 137 (26.45%) Electronics
2 73 (14.09%) Automotive
3 37 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 25 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.28%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.35%) Finance
7 4 (0.77%) Retail
8 3 (0.58%) Marketing
9 2 (0.39%) Avionics
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (12.36%) Qt
2 20 (3.86%) Middleware
2 20 (3.86%) Qt Quick
3 18 (3.47%) HTML
4 15 (2.90%) XML
5 14 (2.70%) .NET
5 14 (2.70%) Yocto
6 13 (2.51%) MFC
7 8 (1.54%) 802.1X
7 8 (1.54%) HTML5
8 5 (0.97%) Ajax
8 5 (0.97%) JSON
8 5 (0.97%) Node.js
8 5 (0.97%) WebSockets
9 4 (0.77%) Web Services
10 3 (0.58%) HTML5 Canvas
10 3 (0.58%) Pthreads
10 3 (0.58%) XMPP
11 2 (0.39%) Wayland
11 2 (0.39%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 93 (17.95%) Embedded Systems
2 77 (14.86%) Device Driver
3 40 (7.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 38 (7.34%) Computer Science
5 30 (5.79%) Algorithms
6 26 (5.02%) Mathematics
7 22 (4.25%) Telematics
8 18 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (3.47%) Physics
9 16 (3.09%) CAN bus
10 13 (2.51%) Internet of Things
11 10 (1.93%) Cryptography
11 10 (1.93%) CUDA
11 10 (1.93%) Home Automation
11 10 (1.93%) Life Science
12 6 (1.16%) CPLD
13 5 (0.97%) Over-the-Top Content
13 5 (0.97%) Raspberry Pi
13 5 (0.97%) Smartcard
13 5 (0.97%) STB
Operating Systems
1 262 (50.58%) Linux
2 110 (21.24%) Embedded Linux
3 82 (15.83%) Windows
4 53 (10.23%) Android
5 31 (5.98%) VxWorks
6 19 (3.67%) Apple iOS
6 19 (3.67%) Unix
7 15 (2.90%) Windows CE
8 11 (2.12%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.97%) ThreadX
10 3 (0.58%) Nucleus RTOS
11 2 (0.39%) Debian
11 2 (0.39%) MeeGo
11 2 (0.39%) Tizen
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 518 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 84 (16.22%) UML
3 66 (12.74%) Embedded Software Development
4 61 (11.78%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (8.49%) OO
6 35 (6.76%) Validation
7 29 (5.60%) Configuration Management
8 28 (5.41%) Multithreading
9 27 (5.21%) Device Driver Development
10 26 (5.02%) Scrum
11 23 (4.44%) Multithreaded Programming
12 22 (4.25%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (4.05%) Unit Testing
14 20 (3.86%) OOD
14 20 (3.86%) SDLC
14 20 (3.86%) Signal Processing
15 19 (3.67%) Open Source
16 18 (3.47%) Requirements Analysis
17 15 (2.90%) Software Architecture
18 14 (2.70%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 425 (82.05%) C
2 364 (70.27%) C++
3 259 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 150 (28.96%) Embedded C++
5 117 (22.59%) Python
6 67 (12.93%) C#
7 62 (11.97%) Bash Shell
8 39 (7.53%) Java
9 27 (5.21%) Assembly Language
10 23 (4.44%) Perl
11 21 (4.05%) MATLAB
12 17 (3.28%) Lua
13 16 (3.09%) Objective-C
14 12 (2.32%) Ruby
15 11 (2.12%) Ada
15 11 (2.12%) Groovy
16 9 (1.74%) JavaScript
17 7 (1.35%) ANSI C
17 7 (1.35%) PHP
18 4 (0.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 134 (25.87%) Degree
2 22 (4.25%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.86%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.54%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.58%) PhD
6 2 (0.39%) HNC
6 2 (0.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (9.07%) MISRA
2 20 (3.86%) ISO 9001
3 18 (3.47%) MISRA C
4 16 (3.09%) JTAG
5 15 (2.90%) QA
6 7 (1.35%) IEC 61508
7 6 (1.16%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.58%) ISO13485
9 2 (0.39%) ISO26262
10 1 (0.19%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.19%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 123 (23.75%) Firmware
2 1 (0.19%) Docker
Vendors
1 37 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.09%) Intel
3 6 (1.16%) Atmel
3 6 (1.16%) Fujitsu
3 6 (1.16%) MKS
3 6 (1.16%) QNX
4 5 (0.97%) Dell
4 5 (0.97%) EMC
4 5 (0.97%) HP
5 4 (0.77%) Freescale
5 4 (0.77%) Renesas
6 3 (0.58%) SAP
7 2 (0.39%) Adobe
7 2 (0.39%) Apple
7 2 (0.39%) Google
7 2 (0.39%) Green Hills
7 2 (0.39%) IBM
7 2 (0.39%) Perforce
8 1 (0.19%) Motorola
8 1 (0.19%) Siemens
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock Options + More
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
EA Technology Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Salary: Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Market-leading
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum, Flexible Benefits, Shares, Bonus..
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexi hours, healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago