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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 647 755 764
Rank change year-on-year
+108 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 270 212 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 224 173 181
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £32,500
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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +100 257 £40,000 - 54
South East +59 77 £45,000 - 9
East of England +17 43 £50,000 - 21
South West +18 38 £42,500 +1.79% 5
Cambridgeshire +25 26 £52,500 - 18
West Midlands +3 26 £36,750 +20.49% 4
Yorkshire +15 24 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cambridge +21 21 £49,500 -1.00% 16
East Midlands +10 21 £36,000 +2.85%
East Sussex +24 20 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Gloucestershire 0 19 £42,500 +6.25% 1
London +62 18 £50,250 +11.66% 6
North East - 17 £31,500 - 4
Durham - 16 £31,500 -
Cheltenham - 15 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire +12 13 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Barnsley 0 13 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 12 £36,000 -11.11%
Lewes +11 12 £50,000 +17.64% 2
North West +3 11 £37,500 -3.84% 4
Northamptonshire - 11 £36,000 -
Northampton - 11 £36,000 -
Scotland +35 10 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Coventry +3 10 £36,000 +9.92%
Hampshire +2 10 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Kent +17 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Oxfordshire +4 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Manchester +2 9 £35,000 -18.60% 2
Bristol +11 8 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Milton Keynes +23 7 £36,000 -

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 484 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 404 (83.47%) C
3 351 (72.52%) C++
4 237 (48.97%) Linux
5 232 (47.93%) Embedded C
6 153 (31.61%) Embedded C++
7 134 (27.69%) Degree
8 125 (25.83%) Firmware
9 124 (25.62%) Electronics
10 116 (23.97%) Embedded Linux
11 97 (20.04%) Embedded Systems
12 94 (19.42%) Python
13 73 (15.08%) Device Driver
14 70 (14.46%) Automotive
15 69 (14.26%) UML
16 64 (13.22%) Embedded Software Development
17 59 (12.19%) Agile Software Development
18 56 (11.57%) TCP/IP
19 54 (11.16%) Bash Shell
19 54 (11.16%) OO
20 52 (10.74%) Qt
21 49 (10.12%) C#
22 48 (9.92%) Windows
23 46 (9.50%) Ethernet
24 45 (9.30%) RS-485
25 44 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
26 43 (8.88%) Wireless
27 39 (8.06%) MISRA
28 36 (7.44%) Assembly Language
29 33 (6.82%) Subversion

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 23 (4.75%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.10%) Simulink
3 13 (2.69%) TargetLink
4 10 (2.07%) MS Office
5 5 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.83%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Infor M3
1 3 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 56 (11.57%) TCP/IP
2 46 (9.50%) Ethernet
3 45 (9.30%) RS-485
4 43 (8.88%) Wireless
5 29 (5.99%) RS-232
6 25 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
7 23 (4.75%) Bluetooth
8 16 (3.31%) Internet
9 15 (3.10%) Modbus
9 15 (3.10%) ZigBee
10 14 (2.89%) Profibus
11 11 (2.27%) SNMP
12 6 (1.24%) Firewall
13 5 (1.03%) HTTP
14 4 (0.83%) DVB
15 3 (0.62%) DECT
15 3 (0.62%) IPv6
15 3 (0.62%) MQTT
15 3 (0.62%) Network Security
15 3 (0.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.03%) MySQL
2 2 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (6.82%) Subversion
2 30 (6.20%) Git (software)
3 20 (4.13%) Visual Studio
4 16 (3.31%) VectorCAST
5 7 (1.45%) CANoe
6 5 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.83%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.83%) JIRA
8 3 (0.62%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.62%) GCC
8 3 (0.62%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.41%) CaliberRM
9 2 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.41%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.21%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.21%) Trac
General
1 124 (25.62%) Electronics
2 70 (14.46%) Automotive
3 31 (6.40%) Manufacturing
4 17 (3.51%) Aerospace
4 17 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.07%) Finance
6 4 (0.83%) Retail
7 3 (0.62%) Avionics
7 3 (0.62%) Back Office
7 3 (0.62%) Games
7 3 (0.62%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (10.74%) Qt
2 24 (4.96%) Middleware
3 20 (4.13%) Qt Quick
4 17 (3.51%) Yocto
5 15 (3.10%) .NET
6 14 (2.89%) HTML
7 11 (2.27%) MFC
8 7 (1.45%) Ajax
8 7 (1.45%) JSON
8 7 (1.45%) Node.js
9 6 (1.24%) WebSockets
9 6 (1.24%) XML
10 5 (1.03%) HTML5
11 4 (0.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (0.83%) OpenCL
12 3 (0.62%) CSS
12 3 (0.62%) HEVC
12 3 (0.62%) Pthreads
12 3 (0.62%) XMPP
13 2 (0.41%) PlayReady
Miscellaneous
1 97 (20.04%) Embedded Systems
2 73 (15.08%) Device Driver
3 44 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 28 (5.79%) Telematics
5 25 (5.17%) Computer Science
6 22 (4.55%) Algorithms
7 21 (4.34%) CAN bus
8 17 (3.51%) Physics
9 16 (3.31%) Mathematics
10 14 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (2.48%) Driving Licence
12 11 (2.27%) CPLD
13 10 (2.07%) Internet of Things
14 9 (1.86%) STB
15 8 (1.65%) CUDA
16 7 (1.45%) Life Science
17 6 (1.24%) Over-the-Top Content
18 5 (1.03%) BeagleBone
18 5 (1.03%) Raspberry Pi
19 4 (0.83%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 237 (48.97%) Linux
2 116 (23.97%) Embedded Linux
3 48 (9.92%) Windows
4 30 (6.20%) VxWorks
5 25 (5.17%) Android
6 17 (3.51%) Unix
7 14 (2.89%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.45%) Windows CE
9 4 (0.83%) Nucleus RTOS
10 3 (0.62%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.41%) Debian
12 1 (0.21%) LynxOS
12 1 (0.21%) MeeGo
12 1 (0.21%) pSOS
12 1 (0.21%) ThreadX
12 1 (0.21%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 69 (14.26%) UML
3 64 (13.22%) Embedded Software Development
4 59 (12.19%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (11.16%) OO
6 27 (5.58%) Scrum
6 27 (5.58%) Unit Testing
7 26 (5.37%) Multithreading
7 26 (5.37%) Signal Processing
8 23 (4.75%) SDLC
9 22 (4.55%) OOD
9 22 (4.55%) Validation
10 21 (4.34%) Configuration Management
11 19 (3.93%) Video Processing
12 18 (3.72%) Open Source
13 17 (3.51%) Project Management
14 16 (3.31%) Digital Signal Processing
15 13 (2.69%) Software Testing
16 12 (2.48%) Schematic Capture
17 11 (2.27%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 404 (83.47%) C
2 351 (72.52%) C++
3 232 (47.93%) Embedded C
4 153 (31.61%) Embedded C++
5 94 (19.42%) Python
6 54 (11.16%) Bash Shell
7 49 (10.12%) C#
8 36 (7.44%) Assembly Language
9 30 (6.20%) Java
10 22 (4.55%) MATLAB
11 18 (3.72%) Lua
12 12 (2.48%) Objective-C
13 10 (2.07%) JavaScript
14 8 (1.65%) SQL
15 6 (1.24%) PHP
15 6 (1.24%) VB
16 5 (1.03%) Perl
17 3 (0.62%) Delphi
17 3 (0.62%) Groovy
17 3 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 134 (27.69%) Degree
2 17 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.89%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.06%) MISRA
2 23 (4.75%) ISO 9001
3 22 (4.55%) MISRA C
4 12 (2.48%) QA
5 6 (1.24%) DO-178B
5 6 (1.24%) IEC 61508
6 5 (1.03%) JTAG
7 3 (0.62%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.21%) DO-254
8 1 (0.21%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 7816
8 1 (0.21%) ISO26262
System Software
1 125 (25.83%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (5.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.45%) Fujitsu
2 7 (1.45%) MKS
3 5 (1.03%) EMC
3 5 (1.03%) Intel
4 3 (0.62%) QNX
4 3 (0.62%) SAP
5 2 (0.41%) Adobe
5 2 (0.41%) Freescale
5 2 (0.41%) Google
5 2 (0.41%) Perforce
5 2 (0.41%) Renesas
5 2 (0.41%) Wind River
6 1 (0.21%) Apple
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%) Siemens
6 1 (0.21%) VeriFone
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Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: great Pension, shares + more
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefit Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: Bonus, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
CBS butler
Salary: Bonus, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire
CBS butler
Salary: Bonus, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Free food and more!
Posted: Yesterday
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: Yesterday
East London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £48,000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi working
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great + Excellent Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: to £60000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + flexi-hours, pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £60,000 to c£80,000 DOE + Bens.
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
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