The first table below looks at the demand for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 702 658 562
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -96
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 197 212 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 179 181 303
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,150 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -29 184 £40,000 -5.88% 58
South East -5 74 £40,000 -5.88% 9
East of England -16 39 £45,000 - 25
Cambridgeshire -6 28 £46,750 +3.88% 21
Cambridge -5 25 £46,000 -1.60% 14
East Midlands +5 22 £40,000 -23.80% 6
Southampton +13 19 £37,500 -11.76%
Hampshire +4 19 £37,500 -3.22% 2
West Midlands +9 18 £40,000 -15.78% 7
East Sussex -10 16 £40,000 - 1
Brighton -10 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
London -26 14 £32,000 -32.63% 3
West Sussex +8 12 £50,000 +38.88% 1
Derbyshire - 11 £40,000 - 2
Wales -8 10 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Derby - 10 £40,000 - 1
Powys - 10 £40,000 - 2
Mid Wales - 10 £40,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -12 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire -52 9 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Milton Keynes -2 8 £40,000 -15.78%
North Yorkshire -6 7 £45,000 +50.00% 3
South West -33 7 £43,500 +16.00% 1
Staffordshire - 7 £37,500 - 3
Leicestershire - 7 £34,000 -
Leicester - 7 £34,000 -
Kent -2 6 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Berkshire -6 6 £35,000 -17.64%
Bracknell - 6 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire -1 5 £27,500 -42.10%

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title.

1 401 (95.48%) Software Engineering
2 383 (91.19%) C
3 331 (78.81%) C++
4 169 (40.24%) Embedded C
5 153 (36.43%) Degree
6 152 (36.19%) Linux
7 148 (35.24%) Electronics
8 140 (33.33%) Embedded C++
9 95 (22.62%) Embedded Linux
10 85 (20.24%) C#
10 85 (20.24%) Firmware
11 74 (17.62%) UML
12 71 (16.90%) Embedded Software Development
13 70 (16.67%) Windows
14 69 (16.43%) Embedded Systems
15 68 (16.19%) TCP/IP
16 64 (15.24%) Python
17 63 (15.00%) Assembly Language
18 58 (13.81%) Wireless
19 50 (11.90%) Computer Science
20 46 (10.95%) Java
21 44 (10.48%) Multithreading
22 43 (10.24%) .NET
23 41 (9.76%) Ethernet
24 40 (9.52%) Subversion
25 38 (9.05%) Automotive
26 36 (8.57%) OO
27 35 (8.33%) XML
28 34 (8.10%) TDD
29 31 (7.38%) Agile Software Development

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (2.14%) Simulink
2 7 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.67%) TargetLink
3 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.95%) Stateflow
4 3 (0.71%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (16.19%) TCP/IP
2 58 (13.81%) Wireless
3 41 (9.76%) Ethernet
4 30 (7.14%) SSL
5 24 (5.71%) GSM
6 23 (5.48%) FTP
7 22 (5.24%) GPRS
8 21 (5.00%) ZigBee
8 21 (5.00%) Bluetooth
9 10 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (2.14%) Broadband
11 8 (1.90%) RTP
12 7 (1.67%) Network Security
13 5 (1.19%) LTE
13 5 (1.19%) 4G
13 5 (1.19%) 802.15
14 4 (0.95%) HTTP
15 3 (0.71%) IPv6
15 3 (0.71%) 802.11
15 3 (0.71%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.95%) NonStop SQL
3 2 (0.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.24%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 40 (9.52%) Subversion
2 15 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (1.90%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.90%) LabVIEW
3 8 (1.90%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.90%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (1.67%) VectorCAST
4 7 (1.67%) Mercurial
5 6 (1.43%) PVCS
6 5 (1.19%) JIRA
7 2 (0.48%) GCC
7 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.48%) NUnit
8 1 (0.24%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.24%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.24%) GDB
General
1 148 (35.24%) Electronics
2 38 (9.05%) Automotive
3 22 (5.24%) Manufacturing
3 22 (5.24%) Retail
4 14 (3.33%) Aerospace
5 12 (2.86%) Multimedia
5 12 (2.86%) Marketing
6 6 (1.43%) Banking
6 6 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.43%) Games
7 5 (1.19%) Military
7 5 (1.19%) Finance
7 5 (1.19%) German Language
8 3 (0.71%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.71%) Japanese Language
8 3 (0.71%) French Language
8 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.48%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.24%) .NET
2 35 (8.33%) XML
3 14 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 13 (3.10%) MFC
5 7 (1.67%) POSIX
6 5 (1.19%) Qt
7 4 (0.95%) WinForms
7 4 (0.95%) HTML
8 3 (0.71%) OpenGL
8 3 (0.71%) Direct3D
9 2 (0.48%) Flash
9 2 (0.48%) Web Services
9 2 (0.48%) WPF
9 2 (0.48%) GTK+
9 2 (0.48%) FreeSWITCH
10 1 (0.24%) iOS SDK
10 1 (0.24%) HTML5
10 1 (0.24%) Ajax
10 1 (0.24%) STL
10 1 (0.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 85 (20.24%) Firmware
2 69 (16.43%) Embedded Systems
3 50 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 26 (6.19%) Device Driver
5 23 (5.48%) EMV
6 19 (4.52%) Cryptography
7 18 (4.29%) VHDL
8 16 (3.81%) EFT
9 15 (3.57%) Physics
10 14 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (2.14%) Digital Media
11 9 (2.14%) Streaming Video
12 8 (1.90%) STB
13 7 (1.67%) MPEG
14 6 (1.43%) IPTV
14 6 (1.43%) Home Automation
15 5 (1.19%) CCTV
15 5 (1.19%) Verilog
16 4 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
16 4 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 152 (36.19%) Linux
2 95 (22.62%) Embedded Linux
3 70 (16.67%) Windows
4 24 (5.71%) Android
5 9 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.67%) Windows CE
6 7 (1.67%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.19%) UNIX
8 2 (0.48%) uClinux
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.24%) VMS
9 1 (0.24%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (95.48%) Software Engineering
2 74 (17.62%) UML
3 71 (16.90%) Embedded Software Development
4 44 (10.48%) Multithreading
5 36 (8.57%) OO
6 34 (8.10%) TDD
7 31 (7.38%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (7.14%) Scrum
9 23 (5.48%) Unit Testing
10 18 (4.29%) Integration Testing
11 15 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (3.57%) Time Management
11 15 (3.57%) Validation
12 14 (3.33%) Software Testing
13 13 (3.10%) Automated Testing
13 13 (3.10%) Configuration Management
14 12 (2.86%) Video Processing
15 11 (2.62%) Software Architecture
15 11 (2.62%) System Testing
15 11 (2.62%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 383 (91.19%) C
2 331 (78.81%) C++
3 169 (40.24%) Embedded C
4 140 (33.33%) Embedded C++
5 85 (20.24%) C#
6 64 (15.24%) Python
7 63 (15.00%) Assembly Language
8 46 (10.95%) Java
9 18 (4.29%) MATLAB
10 15 (3.57%) Perl
11 12 (2.86%) VB
12 9 (2.14%) Ruby
13 8 (1.90%) JavaScript
13 8 (1.90%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.67%) Groovy
15 5 (1.19%) SQL
16 4 (0.95%) VC++
16 4 (0.95%) C-shell
16 4 (0.95%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 153 (36.43%) Degree
2 15 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.38%) ISEB
4 9 (2.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.76%) JTAG
2 9 (2.14%) IEC 61508
3 3 (0.71%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) TickIT
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 15 (3.57%) VeriFone
2 11 (2.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.14%) MKS
4 7 (1.67%) Perforce
4 7 (1.67%) EMC
5 6 (1.43%) Freescale
5 6 (1.43%) NEC
6 5 (1.19%) Fujitsu
7 4 (0.95%) MathWorks
7 4 (0.95%) QNX
8 2 (0.48%) Apple
8 2 (0.48%) IBM
9 1 (0.24%) Altera
9 1 (0.24%) Google
9 1 (0.24%) Xilinx
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