Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 24 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 - 177
Rank change year-on-year - +177 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 12 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.39% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 5
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £40,000 - £37,500
90th Percentile £54,750 - £42,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2954 2189 3155
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 97.20% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2252 1874 2679
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Cheshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Cheshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 5 £45,000 -
Warrington - 3 £50,000 -
Wilmslow - 3 £45,000 - 1
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
Embedded Software Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheshire region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) Embedded C
3 7 (58.33%) Android
4 5 (41.67%) Android Development
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (25.00%) Electronics
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) QML
6 2 (16.67%) Qt
6 2 (16.67%) Altera
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (16.67%) Firmware
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (16.67%) CCTV
6 2 (16.67%) Xilinx
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Device Driver

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 3 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) QML
1 2 (16.67%) Qt
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) CCTV
1 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Android
3 5 (41.67%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Android Development
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) API Development
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 11 (91.67%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) Embedded C
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Altera
1 2 (16.67%) Xilinx
2 1 (8.33%) Atmel