Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Embedded Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 344 367
Rank change year-on-year +44 +23 +10
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 57 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56 16 24
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £32,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -36.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £42,500 £27,500 £44,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £49,500 £54,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% -6.98%

Embedded Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10617 11542 13379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.05% 88.51% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8626 9519 10992
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Embedded Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in the East of England

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in the East of England.

Salary trend for Embedded Software Development in the East of England

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Development in the East of England

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cambridgeshire +8 56 £50,000 +56.25% 9
Bedfordshire +28 1 - -
Embedded Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 38 (66.67%) C++
2 33 (57.89%) C
3 27 (47.37%) Wireless
3 27 (47.37%) Bluetooth
4 24 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (40.35%) Software Engineering
5 23 (40.35%) Embedded C++
6 22 (38.60%) Embedded C
7 20 (35.09%) C#
8 18 (31.58%) Python
9 17 (29.82%) Telecoms
10 16 (28.07%) Windows
10 16 (28.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 15 (26.32%) Multithreading
11 15 (26.32%) Qt
11 15 (26.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 15 (26.32%) STL
11 15 (26.32%) OOD
11 15 (26.32%) POSIX
11 15 (26.32%) OOP
11 15 (26.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 15 (26.32%) Multithreaded Programming
12 14 (24.56%) Signal Processing
13 13 (22.81%) MATLAB
13 13 (22.81%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (21.05%) Linux
14 12 (21.05%) Degree
15 11 (19.30%) Embedded Linux
16 9 (15.79%) 802.11
16 9 (15.79%) Mentoring

Embedded Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 27 (47.37%) Bluetooth
1 27 (47.37%) Wireless
2 13 (22.81%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (15.79%) 802.11
4 1 (1.75%) LTE
General
1 17 (29.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (85.96%) Embedded Engineer
2 28 (49.12%) Software Engineer
3 27 (47.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 20 (35.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (35.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 20 (35.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) Audio DSP Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) Audio Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) DSP Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) Embedded C Engineer
7 7 (12.28%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 7 (12.28%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (12.28%) Wireless Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Development Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 15 (26.32%) POSIX
1 15 (26.32%) Qt
1 15 (26.32%) STL
2 9 (15.79%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.75%) .NET
3 1 (1.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (28.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.51%) Life Science
6 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 12 (21.05%) Linux
4 11 (19.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Software Engineering
2 15 (26.32%) Multithreaded Programming
2 15 (26.32%) Multithreading
2 15 (26.32%) OOD
2 15 (26.32%) OOP
3 14 (24.56%) Signal Processing
4 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 9 (15.79%) Scenario Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.28%) Digital Signal Processing
6 7 (12.28%) Software Architecture
7 4 (7.02%) Open Source
8 1 (1.75%) 3D Modelling
8 1 (1.75%) Device Driver Development
8 1 (1.75%) MVVM
8 1 (1.75%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.75%) Schematic Capture
8 1 (1.75%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.75%) Time Management
8 1 (1.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) C++
2 33 (57.89%) C
3 23 (40.35%) Embedded C++
4 22 (38.60%) Embedded C
5 20 (35.09%) C#
6 18 (31.58%) Python
7 13 (22.81%) MATLAB
8 4 (7.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Dell
1 6 (10.53%) HP