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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Engineer
UK
Rank 589 740 667
Rank change year-on-year
+151 -73
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 266 178 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 225 158 254
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +156 251 £42,500 -3.40% 43
East of England +56 71 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Cambridgeshire +47 54 £46,500 +3.33% 10
South East +52 44 £43,750 -2.77% 13
West Midlands +32 39 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Cambridge +28 35 £45,000 - 7
London +64 27 £46,250 -15.90% 3
Yorkshire +17 27 £40,000 - 8
South West +20 19 £45,000 +9.75% 3
Birmingham +9 12 £42,500 +13.33% 1
South Yorkshire +3 12 £40,000 - 1
Sheffield - 12 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +19 11 £55,000 +25.71%
North West -3 11 - - 2
East Sussex -3 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East Midlands -5 11 £45,000 +12.50%
Scotland +27 10 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Derbyshire +17 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Derby +15 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Hampshire +13 10 £42,000 -6.66% 3
Bristol +13 9 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Yorkshire +23 8 £37,000 -10.84% 5
Wakefield +7 8 £37,000 -10.84% 2
Worcestershire -12 8 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 8 £40,000 -
Kent - 8 £34,250 -
Harrogate +16 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North Yorkshire -2 7 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Docklands, London - 7 £42,500 -
Cheshire +14 6 - -

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 534 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 446 (83.52%) C
3 381 (71.35%) C++
4 264 (49.44%) Embedded C
5 246 (46.07%) Linux
6 154 (28.84%) Electronics
6 154 (28.84%) Embedded C++
7 134 (25.09%) Degree
8 123 (23.03%) Firmware
9 118 (22.10%) Python
10 97 (18.16%) Wireless
11 96 (17.98%) Windows
12 93 (17.42%) TCP/IP
13 91 (17.04%) Embedded Systems
14 84 (15.73%) Bluetooth
15 81 (15.17%) Embedded Linux
16 79 (14.79%) UML
17 75 (14.04%) C#
18 69 (12.92%) RS-485
19 67 (12.55%) Device Driver
20 64 (11.99%) Automotive
21 63 (11.80%) Ethernet
22 57 (10.67%) Android
23 55 (10.30%) Qt
24 53 (9.93%) Embedded Software Development
25 50 (9.36%) RS-232
26 47 (8.80%) MISRA
26 47 (8.80%) Java
27 46 (8.61%) Bash Shell
27 46 (8.61%) Git (software)

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 24 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.50%) Simulink
3 4 (0.75%) Doxygen
3 4 (0.75%) MS Office
3 4 (0.75%) Stateflow
4 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 97 (18.16%) Wireless
2 93 (17.42%) TCP/IP
3 84 (15.73%) Bluetooth
4 69 (12.92%) RS-485
5 63 (11.80%) Ethernet
6 50 (9.36%) RS-232
7 45 (8.43%) Wi-Fi
8 42 (7.87%) ZigBee
9 27 (5.06%) Internet
10 16 (3.00%) GPRS
11 14 (2.62%) Modbus
12 13 (2.43%) IPv6
12 13 (2.43%) Network Security
13 12 (2.25%) RS-422
14 11 (2.06%) 802.11
15 10 (1.87%) GSM
16 7 (1.31%) SNMP
17 5 (0.94%) Firewall
18 4 (0.75%) DHCP
18 4 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 46 (8.61%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.93%) Subversion
3 19 (3.56%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.06%) VectorCAST
5 7 (1.31%) CANoe
5 7 (1.31%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (0.94%) JIRA
6 5 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.75%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.75%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.75%) PVCS
7 4 (0.75%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.56%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (0.37%) CaliberRM
10 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.19%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.19%) GCC
10 1 (0.19%) Redmine
10 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.19%) Trac
General
1 154 (28.84%) Electronics
2 64 (11.99%) Automotive
3 44 (8.24%) Manufacturing
4 31 (5.81%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.37%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.31%) Finance
7 4 (0.75%) Marketing
8 2 (0.37%) Avionics
8 2 (0.37%) Military
8 2 (0.37%) Retail
9 1 (0.19%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (10.30%) Qt
2 21 (3.93%) HTML
3 18 (3.37%) Middleware
3 18 (3.37%) XML
4 17 (3.18%) .NET
5 16 (3.00%) MFC
6 14 (2.62%) Qt Quick
7 12 (2.25%) 802.1X
8 10 (1.87%) HTML5
9 8 (1.50%) Yocto
10 4 (0.75%) Web Services
11 3 (0.56%) HTML5 Canvas
12 2 (0.37%) JSON
12 2 (0.37%) WPF
13 1 (0.19%) Ajax
13 1 (0.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 1 (0.19%) CORBA
13 1 (0.19%) Node.js
13 1 (0.19%) POSIX
13 1 (0.19%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 91 (17.04%) Embedded Systems
2 67 (12.55%) Device Driver
3 43 (8.05%) Computer Science
4 40 (7.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 36 (6.74%) Mathematics
6 25 (4.68%) Algorithms
7 22 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (3.18%) CAN bus
8 17 (3.18%) Internet of Things
8 17 (3.18%) Telematics
9 16 (3.00%) Home Automation
10 13 (2.43%) Physics
11 11 (2.06%) Cryptography
12 10 (1.87%) CPLD
12 10 (1.87%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 10 (1.87%) Life Science
13 9 (1.69%) CUDA
14 6 (1.12%) Raspberry Pi
14 6 (1.12%) Smartcard
15 5 (0.94%) BeagleBone
Operating Systems
1 246 (46.07%) Linux
2 96 (17.98%) Windows
3 81 (15.17%) Embedded Linux
4 57 (10.67%) Android
5 30 (5.62%) VxWorks
6 17 (3.18%) Unix
7 16 (3.00%) Windows CE
8 15 (2.81%) Apple iOS
9 13 (2.43%) Mac OS
10 7 (1.31%) ThreadX
11 3 (0.56%) Nucleus RTOS
12 2 (0.37%) Debian
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.19%) MeeGo
13 1 (0.19%) Tizen
13 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 79 (14.79%) UML
3 53 (9.93%) Embedded Software Development
4 45 (8.43%) Validation
5 42 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (7.30%) OO
7 32 (5.99%) Configuration Management
8 30 (5.62%) Multithreading
9 26 (4.87%) Cybersecurity
10 25 (4.68%) SDLC
11 20 (3.75%) Multithreaded Programming
12 19 (3.56%) Device Driver Development
12 19 (3.56%) OOD
12 19 (3.56%) Scrum
13 18 (3.37%) Android Development
13 18 (3.37%) Requirements Analysis
14 17 (3.18%) Low Latency
14 17 (3.18%) Software Architecture
14 17 (3.18%) Unit Testing
15 16 (3.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 446 (83.52%) C
2 381 (71.35%) C++
3 264 (49.44%) Embedded C
4 154 (28.84%) Embedded C++
5 118 (22.10%) Python
6 75 (14.04%) C#
7 47 (8.80%) Java
8 46 (8.61%) Bash Shell
9 30 (5.62%) Perl
10 27 (5.06%) MATLAB
11 25 (4.68%) Assembly Language
12 14 (2.62%) Ruby
13 13 (2.43%) ANSI C
13 13 (2.43%) Groovy
13 13 (2.43%) Lua
13 13 (2.43%) Objective-C
14 12 (2.25%) Ada
15 11 (2.06%) PHP
16 7 (1.31%) VB
17 6 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 134 (25.09%) Degree
2 28 (5.24%) Security Cleared
3 23 (4.31%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.75%) PhD
6 2 (0.37%) HNC
6 2 (0.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.80%) MISRA
2 17 (3.18%) JTAG
3 16 (3.00%) ISO 9001
4 14 (2.62%) QA
5 11 (2.06%) MISRA C
6 8 (1.50%) IEC 61508
7 6 (1.12%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.56%) ISO13485
8 3 (0.56%) ISO26262
9 1 (0.19%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.19%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 123 (23.03%) Firmware
2 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.19%) Docker
Vendors
1 36 (6.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (2.62%) Intel
3 12 (2.25%) Atmel
4 9 (1.69%) Freescale
5 7 (1.31%) Green Hills
5 7 (1.31%) QNX
6 6 (1.12%) EMC
6 6 (1.12%) Fujitsu
6 6 (1.12%) MKS
6 6 (1.12%) Renesas
7 5 (0.94%) Dell
7 5 (0.94%) HP
8 4 (0.75%) Rockwell
8 4 (0.75%) SAP
9 2 (0.37%) Adobe
9 2 (0.37%) Perforce
10 1 (0.19%) Apple
10 1 (0.19%) Google
10 1 (0.19%) IBM
10 1 (0.19%) Motorola
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
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ANSON MCCADE
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