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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 857 920 850
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 39 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.017% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.018% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 26
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 £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
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 4 May 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 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 39 £42,500 -5.55% 10
South East +28 17 £42,500 -15.00% 1
West Sussex - 9 £42,500 - 1
Worthing - 9 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands - 7 £40,000 - 2
Derbyshire - 6 £40,000 - 2
Derby - 6 £40,000 - 1
London +36 4 £90,000 +80.00%
West Midlands -8 4 £40,000 -11.11%
South West -10 4 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 3 £37,500 -
Newbury - 3 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £50,000 -
East of England +23 2 £43,000 -7.02% 3
Staffordshire - 2 £37,500 -
Brighton - 2 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Dorset - 2 £50,000 -
Redditch - 2 £40,000 -
Stafford - 2 £37,500 -
Hampshire +2 1 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire -17 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Suffolk - 1 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
North East - 1 £42,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £43,500 -
Northumberland - 1 £42,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Fareham - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 105 (94.59%) C++
3 98 (88.29%) C
4 61 (54.95%) Embedded C
5 60 (54.05%) Linux
6 48 (43.24%) Embedded C++
7 42 (37.84%) UML
8 39 (35.14%) Embedded Systems
9 30 (27.03%) OO
10 27 (24.32%) OOD
11 22 (19.82%) VxWorks
12 19 (17.12%) XML
13 18 (16.22%) Python
13 18 (16.22%) Windows
13 18 (16.22%) Electronics
14 16 (14.41%) ISO 9001
15 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
15 14 (12.61%) C#
15 14 (12.61%) Degree
16 13 (11.71%) MATLAB
16 13 (11.71%) Simulink
16 13 (11.71%) Manufacturing
17 12 (10.81%) Device Driver
17 12 (10.81%) Automotive
17 12 (10.81%) Test Automation
17 12 (10.81%) Embedded Software Development
18 11 (9.91%) UNIX
19 10 (9.01%) VB
19 10 (9.01%) TargetLink
20 8 (7.21%) JTAG

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 2 (1.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Simulink
2 10 (9.01%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) Ethernet
2 5 (4.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.60%) IPv6
3 4 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.60%) Network Security
4 3 (2.70%) Modbus
4 3 (2.70%) Wireless
4 3 (2.70%) Internet
5 2 (1.80%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.80%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.90%) GSM
6 1 (0.90%) VPN
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Subversion
2 5 (4.50%) VectorCAST
2 5 (4.50%) CANoe
2 5 (4.50%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.80%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.80%) PVCS
3 2 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.80%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (1.80%) GDB
3 2 (1.80%) JIRA
3 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (16.22%) Electronics
2 13 (11.71%) Manufacturing
3 12 (10.81%) Automotive
4 4 (3.60%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.12%) XML
2 6 (5.41%) Middleware
3 2 (1.80%) CSS
3 2 (1.80%) Flash
3 2 (1.80%) .NET
3 2 (1.80%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (35.14%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (10.81%) Device Driver
3 6 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.70%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.80%) VHDL
6 2 (1.80%) Verilog
6 2 (1.80%) Physics
6 2 (1.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.80%) Open Source
7 1 (0.90%) SystemC
7 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.90%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 60 (54.05%) Linux
2 22 (19.82%) VxWorks
3 18 (16.22%) Windows
4 11 (9.91%) UNIX
5 7 (6.31%) Android
6 6 (5.41%) Nucleus RTOS
7 4 (3.60%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (3.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (37.84%) UML
3 30 (27.03%) OO
4 27 (24.32%) OOD
5 12 (10.81%) Test Automation
5 12 (10.81%) Embedded Software Development
6 7 (6.31%) Software Architecture
6 7 (6.31%) Digital Signal Processing
6 7 (6.31%) Signal Processing
7 5 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.60%) Multithreading
9 3 (2.70%) Use Case
9 3 (2.70%) Performance Testing
9 3 (2.70%) Stress Testing
9 3 (2.70%) Unit Testing
10 2 (1.80%) Validation
10 2 (1.80%) Scrum
10 2 (1.80%) Integration Testing
10 2 (1.80%) System Testing
11 1 (0.90%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 105 (94.59%) C++
2 98 (88.29%) C
3 61 (54.95%) Embedded C
4 48 (43.24%) Embedded C++
5 18 (16.22%) Python
6 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
6 14 (12.61%) C#
7 13 (11.71%) MATLAB
8 10 (9.01%) VB
9 7 (6.31%) Perl
10 6 (5.41%) Java
10 6 (5.41%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.60%) Assembly Language
11 4 (3.60%) Ruby
11 4 (3.60%) Groovy
12 2 (1.80%) Tcl
12 2 (1.80%) Ada
13 1 (0.90%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) Degree
2 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.41%) ISO 9001
2 8 (7.21%) JTAG
3 6 (5.41%) IEC 61508
4 4 (3.60%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (5.41%) QNX
2 5 (4.50%) Fujitsu
2 5 (4.50%) MKS
3 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.80%) Perforce
4 2 (1.80%) IBM
5 1 (0.90%) SAP
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