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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Engineer
UK
Rank 598 761 694
Rank change year-on-year
+163 -67
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 268 191 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 223 169 237
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%

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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +144 251 £42,500 +1.79% 45
East of England +62 69 £45,000 - 12
Cambridgeshire +50 55 £45,000 +2.85% 10
South East +51 41 £45,000 - 10
Yorkshire +50 41 £40,000 - 5
Cambridge +41 39 £45,000 - 10
West Midlands +44 34 £40,000 - 1
London +64 23 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South West +23 18 £42,500 +6.25% 6
North West -10 18 £42,250 -6.11% 5
South Yorkshire +18 17 £40,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +35 16 £37,000 -10.84% 3
Wakefield +13 13 £37,000 -10.84% 1
Scotland +26 11 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Manchester -9 11 £40,000 - 3
Hampshire +19 10 £42,500 +9.67% 5
Oldham - 10 - - 1
Sheffield - 10 £40,000 -
East Sussex -15 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Birmingham +21 8 £41,500 +3.75%
Harrogate +8 8 £42,500 +6.25%
North Yorkshire +3 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Redhill - 8 £42,500 -
Surrey - 8 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire +17 7 £44,500 -1.11% 2
Hertfordshire +14 7 £55,000 +37.50%
East Midlands +2 7 £40,000 - 3
Worcestershire -8 7 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Hereford - 7 £40,000 -
Herefordshire - 7 £40,000 -

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 532 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 444 (83.46%) C
3 397 (74.62%) C++
4 275 (51.69%) Embedded C
5 234 (43.98%) Linux
6 184 (34.59%) Electronics
7 177 (33.27%) Embedded C++
8 147 (27.63%) Degree
9 128 (24.06%) Firmware
10 127 (23.87%) Python
11 112 (21.05%) Wireless
12 103 (19.36%) Windows
13 102 (19.17%) TCP/IP
14 101 (18.98%) Bluetooth
15 90 (16.92%) Embedded Systems
16 80 (15.04%) Ethernet
17 69 (12.97%) C#
18 67 (12.59%) RS-485
19 66 (12.41%) UML
20 64 (12.03%) Embedded Linux
21 62 (11.65%) Computer Science
22 60 (11.28%) Automotive
23 59 (11.09%) Android
24 58 (10.90%) Device Driver
25 56 (10.53%) Java
26 55 (10.34%) RS-232
27 52 (9.77%) Embedded Software Development
28 51 (9.59%) ZigBee
29 49 (9.21%) Manufacturing
30 48 (9.02%) Mathematics

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 18 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.50%) Simulink
3 5 (0.94%) Stateflow
4 2 (0.38%) Doxygen
4 2 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.19%) GitHub
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (21.05%) Wireless
2 102 (19.17%) TCP/IP
3 101 (18.98%) Bluetooth
4 80 (15.04%) Ethernet
5 67 (12.59%) RS-485
6 55 (10.34%) RS-232
7 51 (9.59%) ZigBee
8 45 (8.46%) Wi-Fi
9 27 (5.08%) Internet
10 23 (4.32%) GPRS
11 18 (3.38%) GSM
12 16 (3.01%) RS-422
13 15 (2.82%) 802.11
14 11 (2.07%) IPv6
14 11 (2.07%) Modbus
14 11 (2.07%) Network Security
15 7 (1.32%) SNMP
16 5 (0.94%) DHCP
16 5 (0.94%) Firewall
16 5 (0.94%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.88%) MySQL
2 2 (0.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (8.65%) Git (software)
2 30 (5.64%) Subversion
3 24 (4.51%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.88%) JIRA
5 9 (1.69%) Eclipse
6 7 (1.32%) CANoe
6 7 (1.32%) VectorCAST
7 5 (0.94%) Android Studio
8 4 (0.75%) PVCS
8 4 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.56%) Rational Rhapsody
9 3 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.38%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.19%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.19%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.19%) Redmine
11 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.19%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 184 (34.59%) Electronics
2 60 (11.28%) Automotive
3 49 (9.21%) Manufacturing
4 28 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.20%) Aerospace
6 5 (0.94%) Finance
7 3 (0.56%) Marketing
8 2 (0.38%) Military
9 1 (0.19%) Banking
9 1 (0.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.27%) Qt
2 29 (5.45%) HTML
3 22 (4.14%) .NET
4 18 (3.38%) 802.1X
5 17 (3.20%) XML
6 16 (3.01%) MFC
7 13 (2.44%) Middleware
8 9 (1.69%) HTML5
9 7 (1.32%) POSIX
9 7 (1.32%) Qt Quick
9 7 (1.32%) Yocto
10 4 (0.75%) Web Services
11 3 (0.56%) HTML5 Canvas
12 2 (0.38%) JSON
12 2 (0.38%) WPF
13 1 (0.19%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 1 (0.19%) CORBA
13 1 (0.19%) SOAP
13 1 (0.19%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 90 (16.92%) Embedded Systems
2 62 (11.65%) Computer Science
3 58 (10.90%) Device Driver
4 34 (6.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 23 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (4.32%) Home Automation
6 20 (3.76%) Algorithms
7 17 (3.20%) CAN bus
8 16 (3.01%) Internet of Things
8 16 (3.01%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (1.69%) Life Science
10 8 (1.50%) CPLD
10 8 (1.50%) CUDA
11 6 (1.13%) Contactless
11 6 (1.13%) Industrial Internet of Things
11 6 (1.13%) Raspberry Pi
11 6 (1.13%) Smartcard
12 5 (0.94%) BeagleBone
13 4 (0.75%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.75%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 234 (43.98%) Linux
2 103 (19.36%) Windows
3 64 (12.03%) Embedded Linux
4 59 (11.09%) Android
5 22 (4.14%) VxWorks
6 21 (3.95%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 17 (3.20%) Unix
8 11 (2.07%) Apple iOS
8 11 (2.07%) Mac OS
9 10 (1.88%) ThreadX
10 3 (0.56%) Nucleus RTOS
11 2 (0.38%) Debian
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) MeeGo
12 1 (0.19%) Tizen
12 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 66 (12.41%) UML
3 52 (9.77%) Embedded Software Development
4 48 (9.02%) Mathematics
5 44 (8.27%) Validation
6 41 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (7.14%) SDLC
8 35 (6.58%) OO
9 28 (5.26%) Multithreading
10 25 (4.70%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (4.14%) Android Development
11 22 (4.14%) Computer Architecture
11 22 (4.14%) Configuration Management
12 20 (3.76%) Cross-Platform Development
12 20 (3.76%) Feasibility Study
13 18 (3.38%) Device Driver Development
13 18 (3.38%) Low Latency
13 18 (3.38%) Software Architecture
14 17 (3.20%) Multithreaded Programming
15 16 (3.01%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 444 (83.46%) C
2 397 (74.62%) C++
3 275 (51.69%) Embedded C
4 177 (33.27%) Embedded C++
5 127 (23.87%) Python
6 69 (12.97%) C#
7 56 (10.53%) Java
8 39 (7.33%) Perl
9 34 (6.39%) Bash Shell
10 25 (4.70%) MATLAB
11 20 (3.76%) Assembly Language
12 17 (3.20%) ANSI C
13 16 (3.01%) PHP
14 13 (2.44%) JavaScript
15 12 (2.26%) Ada
15 12 (2.26%) Ruby
16 11 (2.07%) Groovy
16 11 (2.07%) Lua
16 11 (2.07%) VB
17 9 (1.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 147 (27.63%) Degree
2 31 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.76%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.56%) HND
6 2 (0.38%) HNC
6 2 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.89%) MISRA
2 17 (3.20%) JTAG
3 13 (2.44%) ISO 9001
4 11 (2.07%) QA
5 8 (1.50%) MISRA C
6 4 (0.75%) DO-178B
6 4 (0.75%) IEC 61508
7 3 (0.56%) ISO26262
8 1 (0.19%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.19%) ISO13485
System Software
1 128 (24.06%) Firmware
2 6 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.01%) Atmel
3 12 (2.26%) Freescale
3 12 (2.26%) Intel
4 9 (1.69%) EMC
4 9 (1.69%) Green Hills
5 7 (1.32%) QNX
5 7 (1.32%) Renesas
6 6 (1.13%) Fujitsu
6 6 (1.13%) MKS
7 5 (0.94%) Dell
7 5 (0.94%) HP
8 4 (0.75%) Rockwell
9 3 (0.56%) NEC
9 3 (0.56%) SAP
10 2 (0.38%) Adobe
10 2 (0.38%) Xilinx
11 1 (0.19%) Google
11 1 (0.19%) IBM
11 1 (0.19%) Motorola
Salford, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £3000.00 - £5000.00 per annum + + Benefits DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: ~£35k
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 2 days ago
Diss, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Medical, Pension, Flexible hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago