Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 25 July 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
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 316 343
Rank change year-on-year +79 +27 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 129 65 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.04% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.48% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 90 61 53
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £56,150
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 12023 13546 15661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.83% 96.01% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9691 11258 12811
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,275 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.64% +4.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in the East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in the East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 July 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 +73 117 £52,500 +16.67% 22
Essex +12 7 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire -14 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Norfolk -6 2 £60,000 +20.00%
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 East of England region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 129 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 110 (85.27%) C
3 104 (80.62%) C++
4 76 (58.91%) Embedded C
5 68 (52.71%) Python
6 57 (44.19%) Embedded C++
7 52 (40.31%) Computer Science
8 51 (39.53%) Degree
9 46 (35.66%) Wireless
10 37 (28.68%) Linux
10 37 (28.68%) Mathematics
11 36 (27.91%) Electronics
12 28 (21.71%) Java
12 28 (21.71%) Bluetooth
13 23 (17.83%) Assembly Language
13 23 (17.83%) Wi-Fi
14 21 (16.28%) Security Cleared
14 21 (16.28%) Embedded Software Development
15 20 (15.50%) Video Processing
15 20 (15.50%) Physics
15 20 (15.50%) Multimedia
16 18 (13.95%) Perl
16 18 (13.95%) Windows
17 17 (13.18%) POSIX
18 16 (12.40%) Embedded Systems
19 15 (11.63%) Computer Science Degree
20 14 (10.85%) Firmware
20 14 (10.85%) Telecoms
21 11 (8.53%) Computer Architecture
21 11 (8.53%) OOD

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 46 (35.66%) Wireless
2 28 (21.71%) Bluetooth
3 23 (17.83%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (5.43%) Internet
5 4 (3.10%) 802.11
6 2 (1.55%) SAN
7 1 (0.78%) 3G
7 1 (0.78%) 4G
7 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.78%) GSM
7 1 (0.78%) LTE
7 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.78%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.78%) GCC
2 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.78%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (27.91%) Electronics
2 20 (15.50%) Multimedia
3 14 (10.85%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.10%) Automotive
5 3 (2.33%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.78%) Finance
6 1 (0.78%) French Language
6 1 (0.78%) German Language
6 1 (0.78%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.78%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.18%) POSIX
2 7 (5.43%) Qt
3 6 (4.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (4.65%) Node.js
3 6 (4.65%) STL
4 5 (3.88%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.10%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.55%) OpenEmbedded
7 1 (0.78%) .NET
7 1 (0.78%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 52 (40.31%) Computer Science
2 16 (12.40%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (6.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.65%) Device Driver
5 5 (3.88%) Internet of Things
5 5 (3.88%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.10%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.10%) Smart Home
7 2 (1.55%) Home Automation
7 2 (1.55%) Verilog
7 2 (1.55%) VHDL
8 1 (0.78%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.78%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 37 (28.68%) Linux
2 18 (13.95%) Windows
3 8 (6.20%) Android
3 8 (6.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 4 (3.10%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.55%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.55%) Unix
6 1 (0.78%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.78%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 37 (28.68%) Mathematics
3 21 (16.28%) Embedded Software Development
4 20 (15.50%) Physics
4 20 (15.50%) Video Processing
5 11 (8.53%) Computer Architecture
5 11 (8.53%) OOD
6 10 (7.75%) Regression Testing
7 8 (6.20%) Multithreaded Programming
7 8 (6.20%) Multithreading
8 7 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.65%) Android Development
9 6 (4.65%) OO
9 6 (4.65%) OOP
9 6 (4.65%) Scrum
9 6 (4.65%) Web Development
10 5 (3.88%) Device Driver Development
10 5 (3.88%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.88%) Open Source
11 4 (3.10%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 110 (85.27%) C
2 104 (80.62%) C++
3 76 (58.91%) Embedded C
4 68 (52.71%) Python
5 57 (44.19%) Embedded C++
6 28 (21.71%) Java
7 23 (17.83%) Assembly Language
8 18 (13.95%) Perl
9 9 (6.98%) C#
9 9 (6.98%) MATLAB
10 6 (4.65%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.78%) Ada
11 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 51 (39.53%) Degree
2 21 (16.28%) Security Cleared
3 15 (11.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.55%) PhD
5 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) MISRA
2 1 (0.78%) Def Stans
System Software
1 14 (10.85%) Firmware
2 1 (0.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (1.55%) QNX
2 1 (0.78%) IBM
2 1 (0.78%) Intel
2 1 (0.78%) SAP
2 1 (0.78%) Wind River
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Empiric
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Starting Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + equity and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Strong Benefit Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £60K
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + package inc bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £30,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago