The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 603 715 720
Rank change year-on-year +112 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 266 199 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 258 196 193
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 270000 337980 379014
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in England

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in England

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in England

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
North of England +45 65 £40,000 -11.11% 7
East of England +22 65 £52,500 +27.27% 14
South East +16 55 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Yorkshire +48 49 £42,500 -5.55%
South West +26 44 £37,500 -6.25% 4
London +33 19 £50,000 +13.63% 3
Midlands -7 19 £40,000 +14.28% 3
East Midlands +16 10 £37,500 +7.14% 1
North East +19 9 £35,000 -23.91% 3
West Midlands -1 9 £40,000 +6.66% 2
North West -36 7 £37,500 -9.09% 4
Embedded Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Embedded Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 521 (99.43%) Software Engineering
2 467 (89.12%) C
3 442 (84.35%) C++
4 283 (54.01%) Embedded C
5 230 (43.89%) Linux
6 211 (40.27%) Embedded C++
7 182 (34.73%) Electronics
8 164 (31.30%) Degree
9 163 (31.11%) Firmware
10 143 (27.29%) Python
11 129 (24.62%) Wireless
12 116 (22.14%) Ethernet
13 103 (19.66%) Embedded Systems
14 102 (19.47%) Computer Science
15 94 (17.94%) Embedded Linux
16 92 (17.56%) TCP/IP
17 89 (16.98%) Java
18 85 (16.22%) Windows
19 84 (16.03%) OO
20 83 (15.84%) Bluetooth
21 73 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
22 71 (13.55%) Embedded Software Development
23 65 (12.40%) Git (software)
24 62 (11.83%) HTML
25 61 (11.64%) SDLC
26 58 (11.07%) RS-232
26 58 (11.07%) Visual Studio
27 53 (10.11%) Device Driver
28 52 (9.92%) JavaScript
29 51 (9.73%) Mathematics

Embedded Software Engineer 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:

Applications
1 6 (1.15%) Simulink
2 5 (0.95%) Stateflow
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.91%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.19%) GitHub
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (24.62%) Wireless
2 116 (22.14%) Ethernet
3 92 (17.56%) TCP/IP
4 83 (15.84%) Bluetooth
5 58 (11.07%) RS-232
6 51 (9.73%) RS-485
7 40 (7.63%) ZigBee
8 39 (7.44%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (4.39%) GSM
10 20 (3.82%) GPRS
10 20 (3.82%) InfiniBand
11 19 (3.63%) RS-422
12 14 (2.67%) Internet
13 10 (1.91%) Modbus
14 7 (1.34%) Profibus
15 6 (1.15%) HTTP
16 5 (0.95%) 802.11
17 4 (0.76%) SNMP
18 3 (0.57%) 3G
18 3 (0.57%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.10%) MySQL
2 3 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 65 (12.40%) Git (software)
2 58 (11.07%) Visual Studio
3 43 (8.21%) JIRA
4 42 (8.02%) Subversion
5 35 (6.68%) Eclipse
6 32 (6.11%) Android Studio
7 12 (2.29%) LabVIEW
8 4 (0.76%) GCC
8 4 (0.76%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.38%) CANoe
9 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.38%) PVCS
9 2 (0.38%) VectorCAST
10 1 (0.19%) CMake
10 1 (0.19%) CodeWarrior
10 1 (0.19%) GDB
10 1 (0.19%) GNU Toolchain
10 1 (0.19%) Hudson
10 1 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.19%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 182 (34.73%) Electronics
2 43 (8.21%) Automotive
3 40 (7.63%) Manufacturing
4 31 (5.92%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.05%) Multimedia
6 10 (1.91%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.95%) Games
8 4 (0.76%) Legal
8 4 (0.76%) Marketing
9 3 (0.57%) Finance
10 1 (0.19%) Avionics
10 1 (0.19%) Banking
10 1 (0.19%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) German Language
10 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.19%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (11.83%) HTML
2 37 (7.06%) Qt
3 26 (4.96%) .NET
4 15 (2.86%) POSIX
5 13 (2.48%) Qt Quick
6 10 (1.91%) MFC
7 9 (1.72%) Middleware
7 9 (1.72%) Yocto
8 8 (1.53%) JSON
8 8 (1.53%) REST
9 7 (1.34%) 802.1X
9 7 (1.34%) Node.js
10 6 (1.15%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.15%) STL
10 6 (1.15%) wxWidgets
11 5 (0.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 5 (0.95%) Web Services
12 4 (0.76%) HTML5
12 4 (0.76%) JNI
13 3 (0.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 103 (19.66%) Embedded Systems
2 102 (19.47%) Computer Science
3 53 (10.11%) Device Driver
4 32 (6.11%) Home Automation
5 29 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (5.34%) Algorithms
7 27 (5.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 20 (3.82%) CAN bus
9 14 (2.67%) Internet of Things
10 9 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.34%) Contactless
11 7 (1.34%) Smart Home
12 6 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.15%) Smartcard
13 4 (0.76%) EMV
13 4 (0.76%) EPoS
13 4 (0.76%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.76%) VHDL
14 3 (0.57%) CPLD
14 3 (0.57%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 230 (43.89%) Linux
2 94 (17.94%) Embedded Linux
3 85 (16.22%) Windows
4 50 (9.54%) Android
5 42 (8.02%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 8 (1.53%) ThreadX
7 6 (1.15%) Unix
8 5 (0.95%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.95%) VxWorks
9 3 (0.57%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 521 (99.43%) Software Engineering
2 84 (16.03%) OO
3 73 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (13.55%) Embedded Software Development
5 61 (11.64%) SDLC
6 51 (9.73%) Mathematics
7 36 (6.87%) Validation
8 31 (5.92%) Waterfall
9 29 (5.53%) OOD
10 25 (4.77%) UML
11 22 (4.20%) Physics
11 22 (4.20%) Video Processing
12 21 (4.01%) Test Automation
13 17 (3.24%) Device Driver Development
13 17 (3.24%) Multithreading
14 16 (3.05%) Defect Tracking
14 16 (3.05%) Telematics
15 15 (2.86%) Computer Architecture
16 14 (2.67%) Project Management
17 13 (2.48%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 467 (89.12%) C
2 442 (84.35%) C++
3 283 (54.01%) Embedded C
4 211 (40.27%) Embedded C++
5 143 (27.29%) Python
6 89 (16.98%) Java
7 52 (9.92%) JavaScript
8 46 (8.78%) C#
9 40 (7.63%) SQL
10 31 (5.92%) Perl
11 27 (5.15%) Assembly Language
12 19 (3.63%) ANSI C
13 18 (3.44%) MATLAB
14 16 (3.05%) Bash Shell
15 14 (2.67%) PHP
16 11 (2.10%) VB
17 9 (1.72%) VB6
18 7 (1.34%) Ruby
19 3 (0.57%) Ada
20 2 (0.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 164 (31.30%) Degree
2 30 (5.73%) Computer Science Degree
2 30 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.86%) HND
4 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.57%) PhD
6 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.38%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.19%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.15%) ISO 9001
2 14 (2.67%) MISRA
3 12 (2.29%) JTAG
4 9 (1.72%) QA
5 3 (0.57%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.57%) IEC 61131
6 2 (0.38%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.38%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.19%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.19%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 163 (31.11%) Firmware
2 7 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 25 (4.77%) Freescale
2 13 (2.48%) Atmel
3 11 (2.10%) EMC
3 11 (2.10%) Xilinx
4 9 (1.72%) NEC
5 7 (1.34%) Green Hills
6 6 (1.15%) Lauterbach
6 6 (1.15%) Renesas
7 3 (0.57%) Altera
7 3 (0.57%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.38%) Fujitsu
8 2 (0.38%) MKS
8 2 (0.38%) QNX
8 2 (0.38%) Rockwell
8 2 (0.38%) SAP
9 1 (0.19%) IBM
9 1 (0.19%) Intel
9 1 (0.19%) Signiant
9 1 (0.19%) Wind River
9 1 (0.19%) Xamarin
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 60K + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 40000 per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Home Working
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Starting Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £60K
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago