The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 869 856 851
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 35 53 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.046% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.049% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 18
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Embedded Software Engineer over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 4 September 2015. 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 +3 31 £49,250 +9.44% 17
East of England -2 10 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Hampshire +23 9 £50,000 - 3
South East +14 9 £50,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +14 7 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East Midlands -7 7 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Havant - 7 £50,000 -
Derbyshire -20 5 £40,000 - 2
Derby +1 4 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands -3 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Cambridge +8 3 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Powys +3 2 £50,000 -
Mid Wales 0 2 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 2 £46,750 +10.00% 3
Nottinghamshire -14 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Wales -16 2 £50,000 -
Llandrindod Wells - 2 £50,000 -
Coventry - 2 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £43,750 -
Fareham - 2 £55,000 -
Stevenage +5 1 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Nottingham -6 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Malvern - 1 £47,500 -
Worcester - 1 £40,000 -
Diss - 1 £42,500 -
Dunfermline - 1 - -
London - 1 £60,000 - 3
Scotland - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £42,500 - 1

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 62 (95.38%) Software Engineering
2 55 (84.62%) C++
3 48 (73.85%) C
4 24 (36.92%) Linux
4 24 (36.92%) Embedded C
5 21 (32.31%) UML
5 21 (32.31%) Degree
6 20 (30.77%) Electronics
7 19 (29.23%) Embedded C++
8 14 (21.54%) MATLAB
8 14 (21.54%) Simulink
8 14 (21.54%) Automotive
9 13 (20.00%) Windows
10 12 (18.46%) Firmware
10 12 (18.46%) Embedded Software Development
11 11 (16.92%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (15.38%) TargetLink
12 10 (15.38%) OOD
12 10 (15.38%) OO
12 10 (15.38%) VB
13 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
14 8 (12.31%) XML
14 8 (12.31%) VxWorks
15 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (10.77%) Project Planning
15 7 (10.77%) Algorithms
16 5 (7.69%) Device Driver
16 5 (7.69%) QNX
16 5 (7.69%) C#
17 4 (6.15%) Python

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 14 (21.54%) Simulink
2 10 (15.38%) TargetLink
3 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.62%) GSM
2 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.08%) Modbus
3 2 (3.08%) VPN
4 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) LabVIEW
1 2 (3.08%) GCC
2 1 (1.54%) GDB
2 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.54%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 20 (30.77%) Electronics
2 14 (21.54%) Automotive
3 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) XML
2 2 (3.08%) Middleware
2 2 (3.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) JSF
3 1 (1.54%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (10.77%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.69%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.62%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.08%) Physics
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Telematics
6 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.54%) Robotics
6 1 (1.54%) Mechatronics
6 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.54%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Linux
2 13 (20.00%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.08%) Nucleus RTOS
4 2 (3.08%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (95.38%) Software Engineering
2 21 (32.31%) UML
3 12 (18.46%) Embedded Software Development
4 10 (15.38%) OO
4 10 (15.38%) OOD
5 7 (10.77%) Project Planning
5 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.15%) TDD
6 4 (6.15%) SDLC
7 2 (3.08%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.08%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (3.08%) Signal Processing
7 2 (3.08%) QMS
7 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.54%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.54%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.54%) Open Source
8 1 (1.54%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.54%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.54%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (84.62%) C++
2 48 (73.85%) C
3 24 (36.92%) Embedded C
4 19 (29.23%) Embedded C++
5 14 (21.54%) MATLAB
6 10 (15.38%) VB
7 5 (7.69%) C#
8 4 (6.15%) Assembly Language
8 4 (6.15%) Python
9 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.54%) Java
9 1 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (32.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.62%) TickIT
3 2 (3.08%) DO-178B
4 1 (1.54%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) QNX
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