Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 27 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 140 150
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 8 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.40% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.42% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.87% -3.75% -
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.92% +5.33% +7.14%

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 2349 2389 2710
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.29% 94.58% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1479 1705
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) PhD
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development

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 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Android Development
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PhD
Edinburgh, Midlothian
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago