Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 982 983 1074
Rank change year-on-year +1 +91 +118
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 140 187 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.092% 0.11% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.12% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 116 171 141
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,750 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33% -6.25%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 138,446 154,293 160,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.18% 91.50% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 111,142 122,979 134,729
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in England

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Development in England

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Development in England

Embedded Software Development
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 Development within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
North of England +41 39 £45,000 - 4
South East -7 31 £45,500 -9.00% 17
Midlands +42 26 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Yorkshire +51 24 £45,000 -7.69%
West Midlands +42 22 £45,000 +5.88% 4
South West -1 21 £47,500 - 4
North West +13 14 £27,500 -38.89% 2
East of England -16 12 £50,000 - 12
London +53 11 £41,500 -2.35% 3
East Midlands +15 4 £50,000 +17.65% 1
North East - 1 £37,500 - 2
Embedded Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 95 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 94 (67.14%) C++
3 93 (66.43%) C
4 76 (54.29%) Degree
5 70 (50.00%) Linux
6 66 (47.14%) Electronics
7 48 (34.29%) Computer Science
8 23 (16.43%) Automotive
9 22 (15.71%) Embedded Linux
10 20 (14.29%) Windows
11 19 (13.57%) Embedded C
11 19 (13.57%) Computer Science Degree
12 18 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (12.86%) Rational Rhapsody
12 18 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (12.14%) SysML
13 17 (12.14%) MATLAB
13 17 (12.14%) RS-232
14 16 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (11.43%) Simulink
14 16 (11.43%) Wireless
15 15 (10.71%) Games
15 15 (10.71%) Software Architecture
15 15 (10.71%) Systems Engineering
16 14 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
16 14 (10.00%) Multithreading
17 13 (9.29%) Validation
17 13 (9.29%) Mathematics
17 13 (9.29%) Embedded C++
17 13 (9.29%) Bluetooth

Embedded Software Development
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:

Applications
1 16 (11.43%) Simulink
2 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.71%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.14%) RS-232
2 16 (11.43%) Wireless
3 13 (9.29%) Bluetooth
4 12 (8.57%) RS-485
5 10 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (5.00%) ZigBee
7 4 (2.86%) Ethernet
7 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.43%) 3G
8 2 (1.43%) 4G
8 2 (1.43%) 5G
8 2 (1.43%) GPRS
8 2 (1.43%) GSM
8 2 (1.43%) LTE
9 1 (0.71%) 802.11
9 1 (0.71%) 802.15
9 1 (0.71%) DVB
9 1 (0.71%) HbbTV
9 1 (0.71%) Internet
Development Applications
1 18 (12.86%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (4.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.57%) CMake
4 3 (2.14%) JIRA
4 3 (2.14%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (2.14%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.43%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.71%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 66 (47.14%) Electronics
2 23 (16.43%) Automotive
3 15 (10.71%) Games
4 10 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 9 (6.43%) Marketing
6 8 (5.71%) Aerospace
7 5 (3.57%) German Language
8 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.43%) Military
10 1 (0.71%) Finance
10 1 (0.71%) French Language
10 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 86 (61.43%) Software Engineer
2 75 (53.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 70 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 35 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 33 (23.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 33 (23.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (19.29%) Embedded C Engineer
6 27 (19.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 26 (18.57%) C Software Engineer
7 26 (18.57%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 26 (18.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 26 (18.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 26 (18.57%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 26 (18.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 22 (15.71%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 20 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
10 19 (13.57%) Embedded Linux Engineer
11 17 (12.14%) Architect
11 17 (12.14%) Senior C Software Engineer
11 17 (12.14%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.57%) Qt
2 9 (6.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (6.43%) OpenCV
2 9 (6.43%) STL
3 5 (3.57%) Caffe
3 5 (3.57%) TensorFlow
3 5 (3.57%) Yocto
4 3 (2.14%) JSON
4 3 (2.14%) OpenCL
4 3 (2.14%) OpenGL
4 3 (2.14%) REST
5 2 (1.43%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.43%) DirectX
5 2 (1.43%) HTML
5 2 (1.43%) HTML5
5 2 (1.43%) Middleware
5 2 (1.43%) OpenGL ES
5 2 (1.43%) Vulkan
6 1 (0.71%) CSS
6 1 (0.71%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 48 (34.29%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (6.43%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.57%) Device Driver
6 5 (3.57%) Robotics
7 4 (2.86%) Digital TV
7 4 (2.86%) Smart City
8 3 (2.14%) CUDA
8 3 (2.14%) SIMD
9 2 (1.43%) IPTV
9 2 (1.43%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.71%) Infotainment
10 1 (0.71%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.71%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.71%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.71%) STB
10 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (50.00%) Linux
2 22 (15.71%) Embedded Linux
3 20 (14.29%) Windows
4 9 (6.43%) Ubuntu
5 8 (5.71%) Android
6 3 (2.14%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.71%) uClinux
7 1 (0.71%) Unix
7 1 (0.71%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 18 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (12.14%) SysML
4 15 (10.71%) Software Architecture
4 15 (10.71%) Systems Engineering
5 14 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 13 (9.29%) Mathematics
6 13 (9.29%) Validation
7 12 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (7.14%) Physics
9 9 (6.43%) Image Processing
9 9 (6.43%) Machine Learning
9 9 (6.43%) Multithreaded Programming
9 9 (6.43%) Scrum
9 9 (6.43%) UML
10 8 (5.71%) Deep Learning
10 8 (5.71%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.00%) Project Management
11 7 (5.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 94 (67.14%) C++
2 93 (66.43%) C
3 19 (13.57%) Embedded C
4 17 (12.14%) MATLAB
5 13 (9.29%) Embedded C++
6 12 (8.57%) Assembly Language
7 9 (6.43%) C#
8 8 (5.71%) Python
8 8 (5.71%) SQL
9 6 (4.29%) Ruby
10 5 (3.57%) Ada
10 5 (3.57%) Java
11 2 (1.43%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 76 (54.29%) Degree
2 19 (13.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.71%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.71%) PhD
3 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) MISRA
2 5 (3.57%) ISO 26262
2 5 (3.57%) JTAG
3 4 (2.86%) DO-178B
4 3 (2.14%) MISRA C
4 3 (2.14%) QA
5 2 (1.43%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 8 (5.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (3.57%) Atmel
2 3 (2.14%) EMC
3 2 (1.43%) NVIDIA
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.71%) SAP