The median annual salary for a Embedded Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 23 April 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 93 102
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.60% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.64% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Median salary £50,000 £37,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.45% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1074 1256 1321
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.71% 93.45% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 708 822 796
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,350 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Edinburgh

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Edinburgh region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) C
3 7 (77.78%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (11.11%) Linux Kernel Development
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
6 1 (11.11%) WPF
6 1 (11.11%) Android
6 1 (11.11%) Arduino
6 1 (11.11%) Node.js
6 1 (11.11%) Android Development
6 1 (11.11%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) CMMI
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) Electronics
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) UML

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 1 (11.11%) DECT
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Arduino
1 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
1 1 (11.11%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Android Development
2 1 (11.11%) CMMI
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Kernel Development
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Java
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago