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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 706 711 728
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 227 239 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 215 201 266
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +35 215 £40,000 - 44
South East +38 84 £40,000 -5.88% 14
East of England +43 43 £40,000 -4.76% 11
East Sussex +27 24 £45,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands +9 24 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Hertfordshire +31 22 £40,000 -11.11%
London +30 21 £37,500 -14.77% 3
Brighton +17 20 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 19 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Hampshire +3 18 £40,000 - 3
South West -17 17 £40,000 - 3
Cambridge +6 16 £45,000 +3.44% 8
West Midlands -18 14 £41,000 +9.33% 3
Berkshire +16 13 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Derbyshire +3 13 £35,000 -12.50%
Surbiton - 12 £37,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 12 £37,500 -
Derby -6 11 £35,000 -12.50%
Gloucestershire -7 11 £40,000 +3.89%
North West +27 9 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Kent +3 9 £37,500 - 1
Worthing 0 9 £37,500 -11.76%
West Sussex -11 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Dartford - 9 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire 0 8 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Cheltenham 0 7 £39,500 +43.63%
Manchester - 7 £40,000 - 3
Mansfield - 7 £35,000 -
Basingstoke - 6 £40,000 -
Coventry - 6 £41,500 - 1

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 421 (99.53%) Software Engineering
2 351 (82.98%) C
3 349 (82.51%) C++
4 182 (43.03%) Embedded C
5 157 (37.12%) Linux
6 150 (35.46%) Degree
7 137 (32.39%) Embedded C++
8 121 (28.61%) Electronics
9 117 (27.66%) Firmware
10 114 (26.95%) Embedded Systems
11 68 (16.08%) Python
12 67 (15.84%) Computer Science
13 59 (13.95%) OO
14 55 (13.00%) UML
14 55 (13.00%) Automotive
15 54 (12.77%) Signal Processing
16 52 (12.29%) Embedded Linux
17 46 (10.87%) Manufacturing
18 42 (9.93%) Windows
19 41 (9.69%) Ethernet
20 40 (9.46%) TCP/IP
21 39 (9.22%) Unit Testing
22 38 (8.98%) Software Testing
23 36 (8.51%) Device Driver
24 33 (7.80%) Assembly Language
25 32 (7.57%) MISRA
26 30 (7.09%) Java
26 30 (7.09%) Agile Software Development
26 30 (7.09%) MATLAB
27 29 (6.86%) Embedded Software Development

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 5 (1.18%) Confluence
2 4 (0.95%) WinCC
3 1 (0.24%) Apache
3 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (5.20%) Simulink
2 18 (4.26%) TargetLink
3 9 (2.13%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.47%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 41 (9.69%) Ethernet
2 40 (9.46%) TCP/IP
3 27 (6.38%) RS-485
4 23 (5.44%) RS-232
5 16 (3.78%) Wireless
6 14 (3.31%) Profibus
7 12 (2.84%) ZigBee
8 10 (2.36%) Modbus
9 8 (1.89%) Bluetooth
9 8 (1.89%) Internet
9 8 (1.89%) RFID
10 7 (1.65%) VoIP
11 6 (1.42%) 3G
12 4 (0.95%) DVB
12 4 (0.95%) GPRS
12 4 (0.95%) GSM
13 3 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.47%) 802.11
14 2 (0.47%) HTTP
14 2 (0.47%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
2 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.24%) Big Data
3 1 (0.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (4.26%) Subversion
2 16 (3.78%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.31%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.84%) VectorCAST
5 11 (2.60%) CANoe
6 6 (1.42%) LabVIEW
7 5 (1.18%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.18%) JIRA
8 4 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.71%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.71%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.47%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.24%) GCC
11 1 (0.24%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 121 (28.61%) Electronics
2 55 (13.00%) Automotive
3 46 (10.87%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.84%) Aerospace
5 7 (1.65%) Finance
6 5 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.95%) Advertising
7 4 (0.95%) Games
8 3 (0.71%) Avionics
8 3 (0.71%) Marketing
9 1 (0.24%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) French Language
9 1 (0.24%) German Language
9 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.24%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.24%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.78%) .NET
2 13 (3.07%) Middleware
3 12 (2.84%) MFC
4 10 (2.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 10 (2.36%) Qt
5 7 (1.65%) OpenCL
6 6 (1.42%) STL
7 5 (1.18%) OpenCV
8 4 (0.95%) Flash
8 4 (0.95%) HTML
9 3 (0.71%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.71%) HEVC
10 2 (0.47%) CSS
10 2 (0.47%) OpenGL
10 2 (0.47%) POSIX
10 2 (0.47%) REST
10 2 (0.47%) XML
11 1 (0.24%) FreeSWITCH
11 1 (0.24%) OpenGL ES
11 1 (0.24%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 114 (26.95%) Embedded Systems
2 67 (15.84%) Computer Science
3 36 (8.51%) Device Driver
4 23 (5.44%) CAN bus
5 21 (4.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 17 (4.02%) Mathematics
7 14 (3.31%) Driving Licence
7 14 (3.31%) Telematics
8 11 (2.60%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.89%) Streaming Video
10 7 (1.65%) STB
11 5 (1.18%) Cryptography
12 4 (0.95%) CPLD
13 3 (0.71%) CCTV
13 3 (0.71%) Mechatronics
13 3 (0.71%) Robotics
14 2 (0.47%) CUDA
14 2 (0.47%) DTV
14 2 (0.47%) Physics
14 2 (0.47%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 157 (37.12%) Linux
2 52 (12.29%) Embedded Linux
3 42 (9.93%) Windows
4 27 (6.38%) VxWorks
5 22 (5.20%) Android
6 5 (1.18%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.47%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.24%) HPUX
8 1 (0.24%) LynxOS
8 1 (0.24%) pSOS
8 1 (0.24%) Solaris
8 1 (0.24%) uClinux
8 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (99.53%) Software Engineering
2 59 (13.95%) OO
3 55 (13.00%) UML
4 54 (12.77%) Signal Processing
5 39 (9.22%) Unit Testing
6 38 (8.98%) Software Testing
7 30 (7.09%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (6.86%) Embedded Software Development
9 28 (6.62%) Multithreading
10 27 (6.38%) Video Processing
11 22 (5.20%) Project Management
12 21 (4.96%) Digital Signal Processing
13 20 (4.73%) OOD
13 20 (4.73%) Scrum
14 19 (4.49%) Automated Testing
14 19 (4.49%) Image Processing
15 17 (4.02%) Line Management
16 14 (3.31%) Content Analysis
16 14 (3.31%) Schematic Capture
16 14 (3.31%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 351 (82.98%) C
2 349 (82.51%) C++
3 182 (43.03%) Embedded C
4 137 (32.39%) Embedded C++
5 68 (16.08%) Python
6 33 (7.80%) Assembly Language
7 30 (7.09%) Java
7 30 (7.09%) MATLAB
8 26 (6.15%) Lua
9 24 (5.67%) Bash Shell
10 20 (4.73%) C#
11 10 (2.36%) ANSI C
12 9 (2.13%) R
13 7 (1.65%) SQL
14 6 (1.42%) VB
15 4 (0.95%) Delphi
16 3 (0.71%) JavaScript
17 2 (0.47%) Perl
17 2 (0.47%) VC++
18 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 150 (35.46%) Degree
2 17 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.07%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.42%) PhD
5 5 (1.18%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.95%) HND
7 2 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.24%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.57%) MISRA
2 15 (3.55%) MISRA C
3 11 (2.60%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.18%) ISO13485
5 4 (0.95%) GAMP
5 4 (0.95%) GMP
6 3 (0.71%) DO-254
7 2 (0.47%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.24%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.24%) ISO26262
8 1 (0.24%) JTAG
System Software
1 117 (27.66%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (2.60%) Fujitsu
1 11 (2.60%) MKS
2 10 (2.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.89%) EMC
3 8 (1.89%) Renesas
4 6 (1.42%) QNX
5 5 (1.18%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.18%) Atmel
6 4 (0.95%) Freescale
7 3 (0.71%) Intel
7 3 (0.71%) Perforce
7 3 (0.71%) SAP
8 2 (0.47%) Twitter
9 1 (0.24%) MathWorks
9 1 (0.24%) Sony
9 1 (0.24%) Wind River
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