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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 867 919 861
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 25 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.023% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.024% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 19
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 24 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 27 May 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 +49 25 £42,500 -5.55% 11
South East +20 8 £42,500 -1.16% 3
Worthing - 7 £42,500 - 1
West Sussex - 7 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands +18 6 £40,000 - 2
Derbyshire +13 5 £40,000 - 1
Derby +10 5 £40,000 - 1
London +36 4 £90,000 +80.00%
West Midlands -8 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
South West -12 2 £42,500 +0.59%
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Stafford - 2 - -
East of England +6 1 £43,500 -5.94% 3
Hertfordshire +5 1 £43,500 +2.35%
Northumberland - 1 £42,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
North East - 1 £42,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Worcester - 1 £37,500 - 1
Dorset - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £40,000 -
Oxford - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 94 (98.95%) Software Engineering
2 90 (94.74%) C++
3 83 (87.37%) C
4 50 (52.63%) Embedded C
5 49 (51.58%) Linux
6 40 (42.11%) Embedded C++
7 39 (41.05%) UML
8 36 (37.89%) Embedded Systems
9 28 (29.47%) OO
10 25 (26.32%) OOD
11 19 (20.00%) VxWorks
12 17 (17.89%) Electronics
12 17 (17.89%) XML
13 16 (16.84%) Python
14 14 (14.74%) Windows
15 13 (13.68%) MATLAB
15 13 (13.68%) Simulink
16 12 (12.63%) Automotive
16 12 (12.63%) Manufacturing
16 12 (12.63%) ISO 9001
16 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
17 11 (11.58%) Device Driver
17 11 (11.58%) Embedded Software Development
17 11 (11.58%) Degree
17 11 (11.58%) Test Automation
18 10 (10.53%) UNIX
18 10 (10.53%) C#
19 9 (9.47%) VB
19 9 (9.47%) TargetLink
20 7 (7.37%) Software Architecture

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.05%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Simulink
2 9 (9.47%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Ethernet
1 4 (4.21%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (4.21%) Modbus
2 3 (3.16%) Network Security
2 3 (3.16%) Wireless
2 3 (3.16%) IPv6
2 3 (3.16%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) ZigBee
3 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.11%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.05%) GSM
4 1 (1.05%) VPN
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Subversion
2 4 (4.21%) LabVIEW
2 4 (4.21%) VectorCAST
2 4 (4.21%) CANoe
3 2 (2.11%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.05%) GDB
4 1 (1.05%) JIRA
4 1 (1.05%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.05%) PVCS
4 1 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (17.89%) Electronics
2 12 (12.63%) Automotive
2 12 (12.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.21%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.05%) Finance
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.89%) XML
2 6 (6.32%) Middleware
3 1 (1.05%) HTML
3 1 (1.05%) .NET
3 1 (1.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.89%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (11.58%) Device Driver
3 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.16%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.11%) VHDL
5 2 (2.11%) Verilog
5 2 (2.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.11%) Physics
6 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.05%) SystemC
6 1 (1.05%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 49 (51.58%) Linux
2 19 (20.00%) VxWorks
3 14 (14.74%) Windows
4 10 (10.53%) UNIX
5 6 (6.32%) Nucleus RTOS
6 4 (4.21%) Android
7 3 (3.16%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (98.95%) Software Engineering
2 39 (41.05%) UML
3 28 (29.47%) OO
4 25 (26.32%) OOD
5 11 (11.58%) Test Automation
5 11 (11.58%) Embedded Software Development
6 7 (7.37%) Software Architecture
7 6 (6.32%) SDLC
8 5 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
8 5 (5.26%) Signal Processing
9 3 (3.16%) Performance Testing
9 3 (3.16%) Stress Testing
9 3 (3.16%) Use Case
9 3 (3.16%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.11%) System Testing
10 2 (2.11%) Scrum
10 2 (2.11%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.11%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.05%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (94.74%) C++
2 83 (87.37%) C
3 50 (52.63%) Embedded C
4 40 (42.11%) Embedded C++
5 16 (16.84%) Python
6 13 (13.68%) MATLAB
7 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
8 10 (10.53%) C#
9 9 (9.47%) VB
10 4 (4.21%) Java
10 4 (4.21%) Perl
11 3 (3.16%) Ruby
11 3 (3.16%) Groovy
11 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.11%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.11%) Ada
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.32%) JTAG
2 6 (6.32%) IEC 61508
3 5 (5.26%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (6.32%) QNX
2 4 (4.21%) MKS
2 4 (4.21%) Fujitsu
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.11%) IBM
5 1 (1.05%) SAP
5 1 (1.05%) Perforce
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