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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Development
UK / England
Rank 758 879 868
Rank change year-on-year +121 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 79 50 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.099% 0.052% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.058% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 78 42 56
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,350 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.25% -15.78%  

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 71048 85804 86462
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.07% 88.61% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 58845 71773 70672
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +33 23 £30,000 -25.00% 6
South West +35 22 £43,750 -2.77% 4
South East +90 17 £43,000 -16.90% 3
West Midlands +32 5 £40,000 -7.51% 1
East Midlands +2 5 £40,000 -
London +74 4 £45,000 +63.63%
Yorkshire +26 2 £50,000 +11.11%
North West -20 1 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Embedded Software Development
UK

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 98 (71.01%) C++
2 92 (66.67%) C
3 87 (63.04%) Software Engineering
4 59 (42.75%) Degree
5 47 (34.06%) Computer Science
6 38 (27.54%) Embedded C++
6 38 (27.54%) Firmware
6 38 (27.54%) Linux
7 37 (26.81%) Bluetooth
8 34 (24.64%) Wireless
9 33 (23.91%) Embedded C
9 33 (23.91%) Electronics
10 31 (22.46%) Embedded Systems
11 30 (21.74%) C#
12 26 (18.84%) Python
13 20 (14.49%) Java
14 19 (13.77%) Ethernet
14 19 (13.77%) Manufacturing
14 19 (13.77%) Embedded Linux
15 18 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
15 18 (13.04%) TCP/IP
15 18 (13.04%) OO
15 18 (13.04%) Mathematics
16 17 (12.32%) RS-232
17 16 (11.59%) RS-485
18 15 (10.87%) Qt
18 15 (10.87%) Unix
19 14 (10.14%) Telecoms
19 14 (10.14%) Perl
19 14 (10.14%) SQL

Embedded Software Development
Top Related 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 5 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
2 1 (0.72%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (26.81%) Bluetooth
2 34 (24.64%) Wireless
3 19 (13.77%) Ethernet
4 18 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 18 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (12.32%) RS-232
6 16 (11.59%) RS-485
7 9 (6.52%) GSM
8 8 (5.80%) LTE
9 7 (5.07%) GPRS
10 6 (4.35%) DVB
11 5 (3.62%) HTTP
11 5 (3.62%) Internet
12 2 (1.45%) 3G
13 1 (0.72%) 3GPP
13 1 (0.72%) 802.15
13 1 (0.72%) ATM
13 1 (0.72%) DHCP
13 1 (0.72%) RTP
13 1 (0.72%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.72%) MySQL
1 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.07%) Subversion
3 2 (1.45%) JIRA
3 2 (1.45%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.72%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
General
1 33 (23.91%) Electronics
2 19 (13.77%) Manufacturing
3 14 (10.14%) Telecoms
4 13 (9.42%) Automotive
5 7 (5.07%) Avionics
6 2 (1.45%) Games
7 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Finance
7 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 78 (56.52%) Software Engineer
2 57 (41.30%) Embedded Engineer
3 54 (39.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 26 (18.84%) Senior Software Engineer
5 17 (12.32%) Firmware Engineer
6 15 (10.87%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 14 (10.14%) C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (9.42%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 13 (9.42%) Graduate
9 12 (8.70%) C Software Engineer
9 12 (8.70%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (7.97%) Developer
10 11 (7.97%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 10 (7.25%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 10 (7.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (7.25%) Embedded C Engineer
11 10 (7.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 10 (7.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 10 (7.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (7.25%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.87%) Qt
2 13 (9.42%) MFC
3 10 (7.25%) POSIX
4 8 (5.80%) .NET
4 8 (5.80%) LLVM
5 7 (5.07%) HTML
5 7 (5.07%) HTML5
6 6 (4.35%) Qt Quick
7 2 (1.45%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.45%) JSON
7 2 (1.45%) OpenGL
8 1 (0.72%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.72%) CORBA
8 1 (0.72%) Django
8 1 (0.72%) REST
8 1 (0.72%) Wayland
8 1 (0.72%) WCF
8 1 (0.72%) WebKit
8 1 (0.72%) WPF
8 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (34.06%) Computer Science
2 31 (22.46%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (8.70%) Device Driver
4 10 (7.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (6.52%) Home Automation
6 6 (4.35%) ASIC
6 6 (4.35%) SystemC
6 6 (4.35%) Verilog
7 3 (2.17%) Infotainment
8 2 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.72%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.72%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.54%) Linux
2 19 (13.77%) Embedded Linux
3 15 (10.87%) Unix
4 12 (8.70%) Windows
5 10 (7.25%) Android
6 5 (3.62%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.72%) MeeGo
7 1 (0.72%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (63.04%) Software Engineering
2 18 (13.04%) Mathematics
2 18 (13.04%) OO
3 12 (8.70%) Software Architecture
4 11 (7.97%) OOP
4 11 (7.97%) SDLC
5 10 (7.25%) Computer Architecture
5 10 (7.25%) Integration Testing
6 9 (6.52%) Open Source
7 8 (5.80%) Project Management
7 8 (5.80%) UML
8 7 (5.07%) Device Driver Development
8 7 (5.07%) SysML
8 7 (5.07%) Validation
9 6 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.35%) Digital Signal Processing
9 6 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (4.35%) Machine Learning
9 6 (4.35%) Multithreading
9 6 (4.35%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 98 (71.01%) C++
2 92 (66.67%) C
3 38 (27.54%) Embedded C++
4 33 (23.91%) Embedded C
5 30 (21.74%) C#
6 26 (18.84%) Python
7 20 (14.49%) Java
8 14 (10.14%) Perl
8 14 (10.14%) SQL
9 7 (5.07%) MATLAB
10 5 (3.62%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.17%) Tcl
12 2 (1.45%) PHP
13 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 59 (42.75%) Degree
2 8 (5.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) QA
2 7 (5.07%) DO-178B
3 5 (3.62%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.72%) JTAG
System Software
1 38 (27.54%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (10.14%) EMC
2 7 (5.07%) NEC
3 6 (4.35%) Freescale
3 6 (4.35%) Green Hills
4 5 (3.62%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.72%) Altera
5 1 (0.72%) Apple
5 1 (0.72%) Google
5 1 (0.72%) Intel
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Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
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Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
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