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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 805 860 868
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 73 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.032% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.034% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 67 28 14
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% -9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,550 £37,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Embedded Software Engineer over the 3 months to 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 +36 71 £42,500 +2.40% 12
South East +11 40 £45,000 - 5
West Sussex - 14 £42,500 -
Worthing - 13 £42,500 -
Brighton -1 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Sussex -6 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Midlands - 11 £40,000 - 3
Derbyshire - 9 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands - 9 £40,000 -
Derby - 9 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire - 8 £50,000 - 1
Newbury - 8 £50,000 -
East of England -20 6 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 6 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £47,500 -
Fareham - 5 £47,500 -
Cambridge -3 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Cambridgeshire -12 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Redditch - 3 £40,000 -
Stafford - 3 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 3 £40,000 - 1
Wales - 2 - -
Powys - 2 - -
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £42,999 -
Suffolk - 2 £40,000 - 1
Loughborough - 2 £42,999 -
Bristol - 2 £40,750 -
Lichfield - 2 £40,000 -

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 108 (93.10%) C++
3 92 (79.31%) C
4 61 (52.59%) Linux
5 50 (43.10%) Embedded C
6 47 (40.52%) UML
7 37 (31.90%) Embedded C++
8 36 (31.03%) Degree
9 28 (24.14%) Embedded Systems
9 28 (24.14%) Electronics
10 24 (20.69%) OO
11 22 (18.97%) OOD
12 21 (18.10%) VxWorks
13 18 (15.52%) Computer Science
14 15 (12.93%) C#
15 14 (12.07%) ISO 9001
15 14 (12.07%) Device Driver
15 14 (12.07%) IEC 61508
16 13 (11.21%) Python
16 13 (11.21%) Windows
17 12 (10.34%) XML
18 11 (9.48%) Aerospace
18 11 (9.48%) QNX
19 10 (8.62%) JavaScript
19 10 (8.62%) Embedded Software Development
19 10 (8.62%) Unit Testing
19 10 (8.62%) Integration Testing
20 9 (7.76%) Subversion
20 9 (7.76%) Multithreading
20 9 (7.76%) System Testing

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (1.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Simulink
2 5 (4.31%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.31%) Modbus
2 5 (4.31%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.45%) IPv6
3 4 (3.45%) Network Security
4 3 (2.59%) Wireless
5 2 (1.72%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.72%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.86%) LAN
6 1 (0.86%) RFID
Development Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Subversion
2 6 (5.17%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (4.31%) Bugzilla
4 4 (3.45%) LabVIEW
4 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (3.45%) VectorCAST
5 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.72%) PVCS
6 2 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.86%) JIRA
7 1 (0.86%) GDB
General
1 28 (24.14%) Electronics
2 11 (9.48%) Aerospace
3 8 (6.90%) Automotive
3 8 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.34%) XML
2 8 (6.90%) Middleware
3 7 (6.03%) .NET
4 4 (3.45%) MFC
5 2 (1.72%) Flash
5 2 (1.72%) CSS
5 2 (1.72%) HTML
6 1 (0.86%) Direct3D
6 1 (0.86%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.14%) Embedded Systems
2 18 (15.52%) Computer Science
3 14 (12.07%) Device Driver
4 8 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.17%) Physics
6 3 (2.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.72%) VHDL
7 2 (1.72%) Verilog
7 2 (1.72%) Open Source
8 1 (0.86%) SystemC
8 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.86%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.86%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.86%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 61 (52.59%) Linux
2 21 (18.10%) VxWorks
3 13 (11.21%) Windows
4 8 (6.90%) UNIX
5 7 (6.03%) Nucleus RTOS
5 7 (6.03%) Android
6 6 (5.17%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 47 (40.52%) UML
3 24 (20.69%) OO
4 22 (18.97%) OOD
5 10 (8.62%) Embedded Software Development
5 10 (8.62%) Unit Testing
5 10 (8.62%) Integration Testing
6 9 (7.76%) Multithreading
6 9 (7.76%) System Testing
7 8 (6.90%) Test Automation
7 8 (6.90%) Software Architecture
8 7 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (5.17%) Project Management
9 6 (5.17%) Digital Signal Processing
9 6 (5.17%) Signal Processing
10 2 (1.72%) Validation
10 2 (1.72%) Scrum
10 2 (1.72%) Software Testing
10 2 (1.72%) Performance Testing
10 2 (1.72%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (93.10%) C++
2 92 (79.31%) C
3 50 (43.10%) Embedded C
4 37 (31.90%) Embedded C++
5 15 (12.93%) C#
6 13 (11.21%) Python
7 10 (8.62%) JavaScript
8 9 (7.76%) MATLAB
9 6 (5.17%) Perl
9 6 (5.17%) Bash Shell
10 5 (4.31%) VB
11 4 (3.45%) Assembly Language
11 4 (3.45%) Java
11 4 (3.45%) Groovy
11 4 (3.45%) C++/CLI
11 4 (3.45%) Ruby
12 2 (1.72%) Tcl
12 2 (1.72%) Ada
13 1 (0.86%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 36 (31.03%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.07%) ISO 9001
1 14 (12.07%) IEC 61508
2 7 (6.03%) JTAG
3 2 (1.72%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) QNX
2 5 (4.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.45%) MKS
3 4 (3.45%) Borland
3 4 (3.45%) Fujitsu
4 2 (1.72%) IBM
4 2 (1.72%) Perforce
5 1 (0.86%) Renesas
5 1 (0.86%) Freescale
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Derby
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Medical, Pension, Holiday
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Derbyshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago