Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
UK > England
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 972 975 1159
Rank change year-on-year +3 +184 -48
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 194 159 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.099% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.11% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 153 154 90
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,000 £31,175
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -11.11%

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 150,856 145,885 173,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.82% 90.42% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 123,177 121,069 145,556
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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
South East +18 59 £42,500 -5.56% 19
East of England -2 58 £56,250 +25.00% 18
South West -13 28 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Midlands +4 27 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Midlands +2 20 £42,500 +6.25% 2
London +2 18 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands +6 7 £47,500 +18.75% 2
North of England -24 4 £48,750 +30.00% 5
North West -16 3 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Yorkshire +19 1 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Embedded Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 144 (74.23%) C++
2 143 (73.71%) C
3 124 (63.92%) Software Engineering
4 105 (54.12%) Linux
5 66 (34.02%) Degree
6 52 (26.80%) Embedded Linux
7 49 (25.26%) Embedded C
8 40 (20.62%) Electronics
9 37 (19.07%) Embedded C++
10 34 (17.53%) Embedded Systems
11 33 (17.01%) Computer Science
12 30 (15.46%) Signal Processing
13 28 (14.43%) Windows
14 27 (13.92%) C#
15 23 (11.86%) Image Processing
16 22 (11.34%) Android
16 22 (11.34%) Python
16 22 (11.34%) Wireless
16 22 (11.34%) Automotive
16 22 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (10.82%) Ethernet
17 21 (10.82%) Digital Signal Processing
18 20 (10.31%) Qt
19 19 (9.79%) SDLC
19 19 (9.79%) Validation
19 19 (9.79%) Device Driver
20 18 (9.28%) Mathematics
21 16 (8.25%) Integration Testing
21 16 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
21 16 (8.25%) HP

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 2 (1.03%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.34%) Wireless
2 21 (10.82%) Ethernet
3 15 (7.73%) DVB
4 14 (7.22%) TCP/IP
5 12 (6.19%) Bluetooth
6 11 (5.67%) FlexRay
7 4 (2.06%) 802.11
7 4 (2.06%) RS-232
8 2 (1.03%) 3G
8 2 (1.03%) 4G
8 2 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.52%) 3GPP
9 1 (0.52%) 5G
9 1 (0.52%) GSM
9 1 (0.52%) HbbTV
9 1 (0.52%) LAN
9 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (7.73%) CANoe
2 10 (5.15%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.12%) Subversion
4 7 (3.61%) JIRA
5 4 (2.06%) CodeWarrior
5 4 (2.06%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.03%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.03%) GNU Toolchain
6 2 (1.03%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.52%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 40 (20.62%) Electronics
2 22 (11.34%) Automotive
3 12 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.15%) Marketing
5 8 (4.12%) Multimedia
6 6 (3.09%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.06%) Banking
8 2 (1.03%) Advertising
9 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 119 (61.34%) Software Engineer
2 105 (54.12%) Embedded Engineer
3 83 (42.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 46 (23.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 32 (16.49%) Development Engineer
6 30 (15.46%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 28 (14.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 21 (10.82%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 21 (10.82%) Linux Engineer
9 19 (9.79%) Software Development Engineer
10 18 (9.28%) Developer
11 16 (8.25%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
11 16 (8.25%) Software Developer
12 15 (7.73%) C Software Engineer
12 15 (7.73%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 15 (7.73%) C++ Developer
13 14 (7.22%) C Developer
13 14 (7.22%) C/C++ Developer
13 14 (7.22%) C++ Software Developer
13 14 (7.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.31%) Qt
2 16 (8.25%) .NET
3 9 (4.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (4.64%) OpenCV
3 9 (4.64%) STL
4 6 (3.09%) OpenCL
4 6 (3.09%) TensorFlow
4 6 (3.09%) WPF
5 5 (2.58%) 802.1X
5 5 (2.58%) OpenGL
5 5 (2.58%) WinForms
6 4 (2.06%) D-Bus
6 4 (2.06%) GStreamer
6 4 (2.06%) HEVC
7 2 (1.03%) QML
7 2 (1.03%) Web Services
8 1 (0.52%) CSS
8 1 (0.52%) DirectX
8 1 (0.52%) Flash
8 1 (0.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.53%) Embedded Systems
2 33 (17.01%) Computer Science
3 19 (9.79%) Device Driver
4 13 (6.70%) Algorithms
5 9 (4.64%) Digital TV
5 9 (4.64%) IPTV
6 7 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.09%) CUDA
7 6 (3.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (2.58%) Infotainment
9 4 (2.06%) BBC
9 4 (2.06%) Media Streaming
9 4 (2.06%) MPEG
9 4 (2.06%) STB
10 3 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.55%) State Machine
10 3 (1.55%) User Experience
11 2 (1.03%) Interactive TV
11 2 (1.03%) Life Science
12 1 (0.52%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 105 (54.12%) Linux
2 52 (26.80%) Embedded Linux
3 28 (14.43%) Windows
4 22 (11.34%) Android
5 12 (6.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 6 (3.09%) FreeRTOS
7 3 (1.55%) Unix
8 2 (1.03%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (63.92%) Software Engineering
2 30 (15.46%) Signal Processing
3 23 (11.86%) Image Processing
4 22 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (10.82%) Digital Signal Processing
6 19 (9.79%) SDLC
6 19 (9.79%) Validation
7 18 (9.28%) Mathematics
8 16 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (8.25%) Integration Testing
9 13 (6.70%) OO
10 12 (6.19%) OOD
11 10 (5.15%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (5.15%) Unit Testing
12 9 (4.64%) Deep Learning
13 7 (3.61%) Machine Learning
13 7 (3.61%) Open Source
13 7 (3.61%) Test Automation
14 6 (3.09%) Computer Vision
14 6 (3.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 144 (74.23%) C++
2 143 (73.71%) C
3 49 (25.26%) Embedded C
4 37 (19.07%) Embedded C++
5 27 (13.92%) C#
6 22 (11.34%) Python
7 14 (7.22%) Java
8 11 (5.67%) MATLAB
9 9 (4.64%) SQL
10 7 (3.61%) JavaScript
11 6 (3.09%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.58%) Ada
12 5 (2.58%) Perl
13 4 (2.06%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.03%) AWK
Qualifications
1 66 (34.02%) Degree
2 9 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.55%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (1.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.06%) IEC 61508
2 3 (1.55%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.03%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.03%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.52%) MISRA
4 1 (0.52%) MISRA C
System Software
1 13 (6.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (8.25%) Dell
1 16 (8.25%) HP
2 5 (2.58%) Apple
2 5 (2.58%) EMC
2 5 (2.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.06%) Altera
3 4 (2.06%) Arqiva
3 4 (2.06%) Broadcom
3 4 (2.06%) BT
3 4 (2.06%) CA
4 2 (1.03%) Intel
4 2 (1.03%) Renesas
5 1 (0.52%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.52%) Facebook
5 1 (0.52%) Freescale
5 1 (0.52%) Google
5 1 (0.52%) Wind River