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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 778 858 885
Rank change year-on-year +80 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 88 53 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.057% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.064% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 85 49 52
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £46,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  

Embedded Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75142 82315 90296
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.70% 88.99% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60877 69674 74649
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Embedded Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +5 29 £50,000 +25.00% 7
South West +7 15 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South East +33 14 £47,500 +26.66% 1
London +37 10 £71,250 +159.09% 1
West Midlands +10 10 £43,750 +25.00% 1
North West -37 6 £37,500 +74.41%
East Midlands +8 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire - 2 £48,750 -
Embedded Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 129 (75.88%) C
2 110 (64.71%) C++
3 97 (57.06%) Software Engineering
4 68 (40.00%) Degree
5 59 (34.71%) Wireless
6 55 (32.35%) Bluetooth
7 51 (30.00%) Embedded C
8 50 (29.41%) Firmware
9 44 (25.88%) Computer Science
10 41 (24.12%) Wi-Fi
11 39 (22.94%) Electronics
12 36 (21.18%) Linux
13 35 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
14 33 (19.41%) Python
15 30 (17.65%) Embedded C++
16 29 (17.06%) TCP/IP
17 25 (14.71%) C#
18 23 (13.53%) Manufacturing
18 23 (13.53%) Computer Science Degree
19 22 (12.94%) Ethernet
20 21 (12.35%) Java
20 21 (12.35%) Mathematics
21 20 (11.76%) RS-232
21 20 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (11.76%) EMC
22 18 (10.59%) OO
22 18 (10.59%) Mentoring
23 17 (10.00%) 802.1X
23 17 (10.00%) Software Architecture
23 17 (10.00%) Windows

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 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.18%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.59%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (5.29%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 59 (34.71%) Wireless
2 55 (32.35%) Bluetooth
3 41 (24.12%) Wi-Fi
4 29 (17.06%) TCP/IP
5 22 (12.94%) Ethernet
6 20 (11.76%) RS-232
7 16 (9.41%) 802.11
8 12 (7.06%) GSM
8 12 (7.06%) RS-485
9 9 (5.29%) GPRS
10 8 (4.71%) HTTP
11 7 (4.12%) Internet
12 6 (3.53%) DVB
12 6 (3.53%) LTE
13 5 (2.94%) IPv6
13 5 (2.94%) ZigBee
14 3 (1.76%) 3G
15 1 (0.59%) 802.15
15 1 (0.59%) Broadband
15 1 (0.59%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.59%) MySQL
1 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.18%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.59%) Qt Creator
4 1 (0.59%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.59%) Subversion
General
1 39 (22.94%) Electronics
2 23 (13.53%) Manufacturing
3 14 (8.24%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.53%) Games
5 4 (2.35%) Automotive
5 4 (2.35%) Legal
6 3 (1.76%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.18%) Avionics
8 1 (0.59%) Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 90 (52.94%) Embedded Engineer
2 88 (51.76%) Software Engineer
3 71 (41.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 24 (14.12%) Firmware Engineer
4 24 (14.12%) Senior Software Engineer
5 22 (12.94%) Embedded C Engineer
6 17 (10.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 16 (9.41%) Audio DSP Engineer
7 16 (9.41%) Audio Engineer
7 16 (9.41%) DSP Engineer
8 15 (8.82%) Wireless Engineer
9 14 (8.24%) Graduate
10 13 (7.65%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
10 13 (7.65%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 12 (7.06%) C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (7.06%) Design Engineer
12 11 (6.47%) Developer
12 11 (6.47%) Senior Design Engineer
13 10 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
13 10 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.00%) 802.1X
2 15 (8.82%) POSIX
3 14 (8.24%) MFC
4 12 (7.06%) HTML
5 10 (5.88%) .NET
5 10 (5.88%) Qt
6 5 (2.94%) HTML5
7 4 (2.35%) Qt Quick
7 4 (2.35%) STL
7 4 (2.35%) Web Services
8 3 (1.76%) .NET Compact Framework
8 3 (1.76%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (1.76%) OpenGL
8 3 (1.76%) QML
9 2 (1.18%) JSON
9 2 (1.18%) LLVM
9 2 (1.18%) XML
10 1 (0.59%) REST
10 1 (0.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.88%) Computer Science
2 35 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (7.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 11 (6.47%) Home Automation
6 9 (5.29%) Device Driver
7 6 (3.53%) ASIC
7 6 (3.53%) SystemC
7 6 (3.53%) Verilog
8 5 (2.94%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.76%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.76%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.76%) Smartcard
10 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.18%) Smart City
11 1 (0.59%) CAN bus
11 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.59%) Smart Home
11 1 (0.59%) User Experience
11 1 (0.59%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.18%) Linux
2 17 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
2 17 (10.00%) Windows
3 8 (4.71%) Unix
4 6 (3.53%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 5 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (57.06%) Software Engineering
2 21 (12.35%) Mathematics
3 18 (10.59%) Mentoring
3 18 (10.59%) OO
4 17 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 16 (9.41%) Scenario Testing
6 15 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 13 (7.65%) Computer Architecture
7 13 (7.65%) Signal Processing
7 13 (7.65%) Test Automation
8 12 (7.06%) OOD
8 12 (7.06%) OOP
9 11 (6.47%) SDLC
10 10 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
11 9 (5.29%) Project Management
12 8 (4.71%) Integration Testing
12 8 (4.71%) UML
13 7 (4.12%) Multithreading
13 7 (4.12%) Parallel Processing
13 7 (4.12%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 129 (75.88%) C
2 110 (64.71%) C++
3 51 (30.00%) Embedded C
4 33 (19.41%) Python
5 30 (17.65%) Embedded C++
6 25 (14.71%) C#
7 21 (12.35%) Java
8 14 (8.24%) Perl
9 9 (5.29%) MATLAB
9 9 (5.29%) SQL
10 4 (2.35%) Ruby
11 1 (0.59%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.59%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 68 (40.00%) Degree
2 23 (13.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.29%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) QA
2 3 (1.76%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.18%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.59%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 50 (29.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (11.76%) EMC
2 9 (5.29%) NEC
3 6 (3.53%) Freescale
4 3 (1.76%) Altera
5 2 (1.18%) Green Hills
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