The table below looks at the statistics for the Real Time 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 Real Time Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Software Engineer
Rank 888 838 825
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Real Time Software Engineer 15 26 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.024% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.025% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 58
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Real Time Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Real Time Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Real Time Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Real Time Software Engineer within the UK.

Real Time Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Real Time Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Real Time Software Engineer over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Real Time Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Real Time Software Engineer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Real Time Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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 -25 15 £35,000 -30.00%
East of England +5 11 £35,000 -11.39%
Cambridge +4 11 £35,000 -11.39%
Cambridgeshire +2 11 £35,000 -11.39%
London -13 4 £67,500 -22.85%

Real Time Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Real Time 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 Real Time Software Engineer in their job title.

1 58 (98.31%) Software Engineering
2 57 (96.61%) C++
3 36 (61.02%) Computer Science
4 33 (55.93%) C
5 29 (49.15%) Degree
6 25 (42.37%) Signal Processing
7 22 (37.29%) Finance
8 21 (35.59%) C#
9 17 (28.81%) Java
9 17 (28.81%) PhD
9 17 (28.81%) Machine Learning
9 17 (28.81%) Hedge funds
10 16 (27.12%) Big Data
10 16 (27.12%) F#
11 15 (25.42%) Multithreading
11 15 (25.42%) OO
12 14 (23.73%) Windows
12 14 (23.73%) Games
13 9 (15.25%) Image Processing
14 8 (13.56%) SQL
15 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.86%) Scrum
16 6 (10.17%) TDD
16 6 (10.17%) Embedded C
16 6 (10.17%) Embedded C++
16 6 (10.17%) Linux
16 6 (10.17%) UNIX
16 6 (10.17%) Electronics
16 6 (10.17%) Analytics
17 5 (8.47%) Video Analytics

Real Time Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Real Time 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 Real Time Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) Big Data
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JUnit
1 1 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 22 (37.29%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Games
3 6 (10.17%) Electronics
4 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.69%) STL
2 1 (1.69%) XML
2 1 (1.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (61.02%) Computer Science
2 17 (28.81%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) UNIX
3 3 (5.08%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.39%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (98.31%) Software Engineering
2 25 (42.37%) Signal Processing
3 17 (28.81%) Machine Learning
4 15 (25.42%) Multithreading
4 15 (25.42%) OO
5 9 (15.25%) Image Processing
6 7 (11.86%) Scrum
7 6 (10.17%) TDD
7 6 (10.17%) Analytics
8 5 (8.47%) Low Latency
8 5 (8.47%) Video Analytics
9 4 (6.78%) High Availability
10 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.39%) OOD
11 1 (1.69%) Quality Management
11 1 (1.69%) MVC
11 1 (1.69%) Validation
11 1 (1.69%) UML
11 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 57 (96.61%) C++
2 33 (55.93%) C
3 21 (35.59%) C#
4 17 (28.81%) Java
5 16 (27.12%) F#
6 8 (13.56%) SQL
7 6 (10.17%) Embedded C
7 6 (10.17%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (49.15%) Degree
2 17 (28.81%) PhD
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) TickIT
1 1 (1.69%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.69%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) QNX
3 1 (1.69%) Borland