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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 913 846 902
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 22 91 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.085% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.089% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 20 85 30
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.40%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 25 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 12 February 2016. 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 20 £43,750 +2.94% 8
London +11 8 £45,000 -18.18% 1
East Midlands -4 4 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire -6 4 £40,000 - 1
Derby -7 4 £40,000 -
South East -33 4 £51,500 +14.44% 4
Surbiton - 4 £35,000 -
Wales +5 2 - - 1
Powys +1 2 - - 1
Mid Wales -5 2 - - 1
Cheshire - 2 £45,250 -
North West - 2 £45,250 -
Hampshire +13 1 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Gloucestershire +5 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Fareham -1 1 £55,000 +15.78%
East of England -6 1 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South West -13 1 £42,500 +6.25%
West Sussex -18 1 £53,000 +24.70%
Abingdon - 1 £45,000 - 1
Gatwick - 1 £53,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £42,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £42,500 -

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 48 (78.69%) C++
3 45 (73.77%) C
4 34 (55.74%) Linux
5 21 (34.43%) Embedded C
6 20 (32.79%) Firmware
7 19 (31.15%) Windows
7 19 (31.15%) Electronics
8 15 (24.59%) UML
8 15 (24.59%) Degree
9 11 (18.03%) QNX
9 11 (18.03%) Automotive
10 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
10 10 (16.39%) Embedded C++
10 10 (16.39%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (16.39%) Signal Processing
11 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
12 8 (13.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 8 (13.11%) Multithreading
12 8 (13.11%) TargetLink
12 8 (13.11%) MATLAB
12 8 (13.11%) Simulink
12 8 (13.11%) C#
12 8 (13.11%) VB
13 7 (11.48%) Ethernet
13 7 (11.48%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (9.84%) Digital Signal Processing
14 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
14 6 (9.84%) SDLC
14 6 (9.84%) Systems Analysis

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (13.11%) Simulink
1 8 (13.11%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.64%) 3G
2 1 (1.64%) 4G
2 1 (1.64%) Broadband
2 1 (1.64%) DVB
2 1 (1.64%) IPsec
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) RS-232
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
2 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Subversion
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.64%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (1.64%) VectorCAST
2 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (31.15%) Electronics
2 11 (18.03%) Automotive
3 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.92%) Finance
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) .NET
1 1 (1.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (8.20%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Contactless
5 1 (1.64%) DTV
5 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (55.74%) Linux
2 19 (31.15%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (24.59%) UML
3 10 (16.39%) Signal Processing
4 8 (13.11%) Multithreading
5 6 (9.84%) Digital Signal Processing
5 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.84%) SDLC
5 6 (9.84%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (8.20%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.56%) Analytics
7 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.56%) Image Processing
7 4 (6.56%) Video Processing
8 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.28%) OO
8 2 (3.28%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.28%) Scrum
8 2 (3.28%) TDD
8 2 (3.28%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 48 (78.69%) C++
2 45 (73.77%) C
3 21 (34.43%) Embedded C
4 10 (16.39%) Embedded C++
5 8 (13.11%) C#
5 8 (13.11%) MATLAB
5 8 (13.11%) VB
6 3 (4.92%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.64%) Java
7 1 (1.64%) Perl
7 1 (1.64%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) MISRA
System Software
1 20 (32.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) QNX
2 2 (3.28%) Perforce
2 2 (3.28%) SAP
3 1 (1.64%) EMC
3 1 (1.64%) Twitter
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