Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 160 192
Rank change year-on-year -14 +32 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 30 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.78% 0.68% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.70% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 5
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,250 £36,325 £37,250
90th Percentile £56,500 £55,000 £50,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year -11.11% +7.78% -4.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3731 3123 3629
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 96.96% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3098 2672 3144
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,913
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Bristol

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in Bristol.

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Bristol

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in Bristol

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Embedded Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (70.00%) C
3 14 (46.67%) Embedded C
4 12 (40.00%) Linux
5 10 (33.33%) C++
6 7 (23.33%) Embedded C++
6 7 (23.33%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (23.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (16.67%) Parallel Processing
8 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 5 (16.67%) MATLAB
8 5 (16.67%) UML
8 5 (16.67%) Validation
8 5 (16.67%) Device Driver
8 5 (16.67%) Ethernet
8 5 (16.67%) Device Driver Development
9 4 (13.33%) OO
9 4 (13.33%) OOD
9 4 (13.33%) Simulink
9 4 (13.33%) Requirements Engineering
10 3 (10.00%) Degree
10 3 (10.00%) IEC 61508
10 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (10.00%) SDLC
11 2 (6.67%) Yocto
11 2 (6.67%) DO-178B
11 2 (6.67%) Qt
11 2 (6.67%) GStreamer
11 2 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.33%) 3G
3 1 (3.33%) 4G
3 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) GStreamer
1 2 (6.67%) Qt
1 2 (6.67%) Yocto
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Device Driver Development
3 5 (16.67%) Parallel Processing
3 5 (16.67%) UML
3 5 (16.67%) Validation
4 4 (13.33%) OO
4 4 (13.33%) OOD
4 4 (13.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Open Source
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C
2 14 (46.67%) Embedded C
3 10 (33.33%) C++
4 7 (23.33%) Embedded C++
5 5 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.33%) Ada
6 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.33%) Lua
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) IEC 61508
2 2 (6.67%) DO-178B
3 1 (3.33%) ISO 26262