The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 863 857 851
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 50 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.023% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.024% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 39 11 44
Average salary £43,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110530 102537 112239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90232 84940 96167
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -13 38 £43,000 -9.47% 8
East of England -3 15 £47,500 +5.55% 3
East Midlands - 13 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge +8 11 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Cambridgeshire +4 11 £50,000 +8.10% 3
Derbyshire - 11 £40,000 - 1
Derby - 11 £40,000 - 1
Wales - 11 £40,000 - 3
Powys - 11 £40,000 - 3
Mid Wales - 11 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands - 5 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 5 £40,000 -
Rugby - 5 £40,000 -
Devon - 3 £42,000 -
South West - 3 £42,000 - 1
Plymouth - 3 £42,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire -9 1 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -35 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Yorkshire -38 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Leeds -39 1 £45,000 -5.26%
London - 1 £50,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £43,500 -
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £42,500 -
Hull - 1 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £43,500 -
Selby - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer in their job title.

1 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 63 (91.30%) C
3 54 (78.26%) C++
4 30 (43.48%) Embedded C
4 30 (43.48%) Degree
5 25 (36.23%) Windows
5 25 (36.23%) Electronics
6 22 (31.88%) Linux
7 20 (28.99%) Firmware
8 16 (23.19%) UML
8 16 (23.19%) Embedded C++
9 15 (21.74%) C#
9 15 (21.74%) Computer Science
10 13 (18.84%) Android
11 12 (17.39%) System Testing
11 12 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
12 11 (15.94%) Python
13 9 (13.04%) Ethernet
13 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (13.04%) Wireless
13 9 (13.04%) Integration Testing
13 9 (13.04%) Multithreading
13 9 (13.04%) JTAG
14 8 (11.59%) Mac OS
14 8 (11.59%) Network Security
14 8 (11.59%) Groovy
14 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
14 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
14 8 (11.59%) Bash Shell
14 8 (11.59%) Ruby

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Ethernet
1 9 (13.04%) Wireless
2 8 (11.59%) Network Security
3 6 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (7.25%) Broadband
5 4 (5.80%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 3 (4.35%) 802.15
6 3 (4.35%) Bluetooth
6 3 (4.35%) IPv6
7 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.90%) GSM
7 2 (2.90%) RTP
8 1 (1.45%) DVB
8 1 (1.45%) ASN.1
8 1 (1.45%) UMTS
8 1 (1.45%) FTP
8 1 (1.45%) HTTP
8 1 (1.45%) GPRS
8 1 (1.45%) Multicast
8 1 (1.45%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) PVCS
1 5 (7.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.90%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.45%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.45%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.45%) Subversion
3 1 (1.45%) NUnit
General
1 25 (36.23%) Electronics
2 8 (11.59%) Aerospace
3 5 (7.25%) Banking
3 5 (7.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.80%) Marketing
5 3 (4.35%) Automotive
5 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) .NET
2 6 (8.70%) MFC
3 3 (4.35%) OpenGL
3 3 (4.35%) Direct3D
4 2 (2.90%) XML
5 1 (1.45%) Middleware
5 1 (1.45%) HTML
5 1 (1.45%) Flash
5 1 (1.45%) Qt
5 1 (1.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Firmware
2 15 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.14%) Device Driver
4 5 (7.25%) CCTV
5 4 (5.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (5.80%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (5.80%) Physics
5 4 (5.80%) Streaming Video
6 3 (4.35%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.45%) DTV
8 1 (1.45%) MPEG
8 1 (1.45%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.45%) STB
8 1 (1.45%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Windows
2 22 (31.88%) Linux
3 13 (18.84%) Android
4 12 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (11.59%) Mac OS
6 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.45%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.45%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (23.19%) UML
3 12 (17.39%) System Testing
4 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.04%) Integration Testing
4 9 (13.04%) Multithreading
5 7 (10.14%) Software Architecture
5 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
6 6 (8.70%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (7.25%) Validation
8 4 (5.80%) TDD
8 4 (5.80%) OO
8 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (2.90%) Android Development
11 1 (1.45%) Project Management
11 1 (1.45%) Regression Testing
11 1 (1.45%) DRM
11 1 (1.45%) Scrum
11 1 (1.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (91.30%) C
2 54 (78.26%) C++
3 30 (43.48%) Embedded C
4 16 (23.19%) Embedded C++
5 15 (21.74%) C#
6 11 (15.94%) Python
7 8 (11.59%) Groovy
7 8 (11.59%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.59%) Ruby
7 8 (11.59%) Perl
8 7 (10.14%) VB
9 4 (5.80%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.90%) Java
10 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 30 (43.48%) Degree
2 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) JTAG
2 7 (10.14%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Perforce
3 2 (2.90%) Freescale
4 1 (1.45%) EMC
4 1 (1.45%) Altera
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Powys
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Salary: Competitive + Full benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension
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Salary: to c£55k, may consider higher
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