The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 909 856 826
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 26 32 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.028% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.030% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 49
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 23 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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -46 25 £43,250 -13.50% 6
East of England +2 11 £43,000 -18.09% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 10 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Peterborough - 7 £40,000 -
South East -9 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Coventry - 4 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £45,000 - 2
Cambridge +14 3 £50,000 -6.97% 3
North Yorkshire -17 3 £42,500 -
Yorkshire -49 3 £42,500 -
Middlesbrough - 3 £42,500 -
Southampton - 3 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire +4 1 £42,500 +6.25%
South West -7 1 £42,500 -22.72%
North East - 1 £41,500 -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Durham - 1 £41,500 -
Essex - 1 £43,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £35,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £42,500 -
Guildford - 1 £52,500 -

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (90.00%) C++
3 39 (78.00%) C
4 29 (58.00%) Firmware
5 22 (44.00%) Degree
6 20 (40.00%) Embedded C
7 19 (38.00%) Assembly Language
8 14 (28.00%) VB
8 14 (28.00%) Electronics
8 14 (28.00%) Embedded Systems
9 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (20.00%) Windows
10 10 (20.00%) C#
11 9 (18.00%) Embedded C++
12 7 (14.00%) Linux
12 7 (14.00%) NUnit
13 6 (12.00%) Subversion
13 6 (12.00%) .NET
13 6 (12.00%) Python
13 6 (12.00%) Embedded Software Development
13 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
14 5 (10.00%) NonStop SQL
14 5 (10.00%) MFC
14 5 (10.00%) Military
14 5 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (8.00%) Perforce
15 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
15 4 (8.00%) Banking
15 4 (8.00%) Retail
15 4 (8.00%) PVCS

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (6.00%) GSM
3 3 (6.00%) Wireless
4 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.00%) GPRS
4 2 (4.00%) ZigBee
4 2 (4.00%) Modbus
5 1 (2.00%) DVB
5 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) NUnit
2 6 (12.00%) Subversion
3 4 (8.00%) PVCS
3 4 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.00%) GCC
4 1 (2.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (28.00%) Electronics
2 5 (10.00%) Military
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Automotive
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) MFC
3 1 (2.00%) Flash
3 1 (2.00%) COM
3 1 (2.00%) DCOM
3 1 (2.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Firmware
2 14 (28.00%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) IPTV
5 1 (2.00%) MPEG
5 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (8.00%) OO
4 4 (8.00%) System Testing
5 3 (6.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (4.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Scrum
6 2 (4.00%) TDD
6 2 (4.00%) RUP
6 2 (4.00%) UML
6 2 (4.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.00%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.00%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.00%) OOD
7 1 (2.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 45 (90.00%) C++
2 39 (78.00%) C
3 20 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 19 (38.00%) Assembly Language
5 14 (28.00%) VB
6 10 (20.00%) C#
7 9 (18.00%) Embedded C++
8 6 (12.00%) Python
9 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.00%) Lua
10 1 (2.00%) VC++
10 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Perforce
2 1 (2.00%) Altera
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
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