Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 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 Developer
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1126 1129 1234
Rank change year-on-year +3 +105 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 46 61 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.034% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.035% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 38 67 32
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,250 £32,525
90th Percentile £57,300 £55,000 £54,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Embedded Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Developer in England

Embedded Software Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Developer in England

Embedded Software Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Developer in England

Embedded Software Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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
South East +42 16 £45,000 -
East of England +23 9 £46,250 +15.63% 2
North of England -6 8 £52,500 +23.53%
London -14 8 £46,000 +8.24%
North West -17 8 £52,500 +23.53%
Midlands +18 4 £40,000 -15.79%
East Midlands +25 3 £40,000 -15.79%
West Midlands +3 2 £40,000 +33.33%
South West - 2 - - 1
Embedded Software Developer
UK

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Embedded Software Developer 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 England region featuring Embedded Software Developer in the job title.

1 38 (82.61%) C++
2 36 (78.26%) C
3 23 (50.00%) Degree
4 22 (47.83%) Computer Science
5 21 (45.65%) Linux
6 18 (39.13%) Embedded C++
7 16 (34.78%) Embedded C
7 16 (34.78%) Software Engineering
8 12 (26.09%) Python
9 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (21.74%) Scrum
10 10 (21.74%) Java
10 10 (21.74%) Embedded Linux
11 9 (19.57%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (19.57%) Bluetooth
11 9 (19.57%) Firmware
12 8 (17.39%) Computer Vision
12 8 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (15.22%) Mathematics
13 7 (15.22%) CAN bus
13 7 (15.22%) Image Processing
13 7 (15.22%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (13.04%) RFID
14 6 (13.04%) GPRS
14 6 (13.04%) UMTS
14 6 (13.04%) Electronics
14 6 (13.04%) Subversion
14 6 (13.04%) Telematics
14 6 (13.04%) ANSI C
14 6 (13.04%) RS-232

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (19.57%) Bluetooth
2 8 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (13.04%) GPRS
3 6 (13.04%) NFC
3 6 (13.04%) RFID
3 6 (13.04%) RS-232
3 6 (13.04%) UMTS
4 5 (10.87%) 3G
4 5 (10.87%) 4G
4 5 (10.87%) LTE
5 2 (4.35%) SAN
5 2 (4.35%) Wireless
5 2 (4.35%) ZigBee
5 2 (4.35%) Z-Wave
6 1 (2.17%) HTTP
6 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) GIS
1 1 (2.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Subversion
2 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 6 (13.04%) Electronics
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) Qt
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.17%) GTK+
3 1 (2.17%) LINQ
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.57%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (15.22%) CAN bus
4 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.17%) CUDA
5 1 (2.17%) Robotics
5 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Software Engineering
2 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) Scrum
4 8 (17.39%) Computer Vision
5 7 (15.22%) Image Processing
5 7 (15.22%) Mathematics
6 6 (13.04%) Telematics
7 4 (8.70%) Open Source
8 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.52%) UML
8 3 (6.52%) Use Case
8 3 (6.52%) Validation
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.35%) SDLC
10 1 (2.17%) Analytics
10 1 (2.17%) Convolutional Neural Network
10 1 (2.17%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (82.61%) C++
2 36 (78.26%) C
3 18 (39.13%) Embedded C++
4 16 (34.78%) Embedded C
5 12 (26.09%) Python
6 10 (21.74%) Java
7 6 (13.04%) ANSI C
8 5 (10.87%) C#
8 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
9 3 (6.52%) Ada
9 3 (6.52%) MATLAB
10 2 (4.35%) Scala
11 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.17%) Haskell
11 1 (2.17%) ML
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (10.87%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) NVIDIA