Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Real Time Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Real-Time Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1138 1158 1220
Rank change year-on-year +20 +62 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Real Time Engineer 28 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.025% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.026% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 38
England median annual salary £37,500 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +11.63% +53.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,200 £36,000
90th Percentile £59,750 £85,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £37,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -37.50% +14.29% +31.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Real Time Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Real Time Engineer in England

Real Time Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Real Time Engineer in England

Real Time Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Real Time Engineer in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Real Time Engineer in England

Real Time 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 Real Time Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
East of England +15 13 £55,000 +29.41%
London -17 10 £35,000 -51.72% 2
Midlands - 3 - -
South West - 2 £43,500 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Real Time Engineer
UK

Real Time Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Real Time 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 Real Time Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 26 (92.86%) C++
3 25 (89.29%) C
4 14 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 14 (50.00%) Degree
5 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 8 (28.57%) MATLAB
6 7 (25.00%) Linux
6 7 (25.00%) Image Processing
6 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
7 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 6 (21.43%) UML
7 6 (21.43%) Windows
7 6 (21.43%) Validation
8 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
8 5 (17.86%) OpenGL
8 5 (17.86%) Code Optimisation
8 5 (17.86%) HEVC
9 4 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (14.29%) SDLC
9 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.29%) Signal Processing
9 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
9 4 (14.29%) PhD
9 4 (14.29%) Ada
9 4 (14.29%) Games
9 4 (14.29%) Scrum
9 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (10.71%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (10.71%) Wireless

Real Time 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 1 (3.57%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Wireless
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) VectorCAST
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) HEVC
1 5 (17.86%) OpenGL
2 3 (10.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (10.71%) STL
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (10.71%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.14%) VxWorks
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 7 (25.00%) Image Processing
4 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 6 (21.43%) UML
4 6 (21.43%) Validation
5 5 (17.86%) Code Optimisation
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) SDLC
6 4 (14.29%) Signal Processing
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.71%) SysML
7 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.71%) Use Case
7 3 (10.71%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C++
2 25 (89.29%) C
3 8 (28.57%) MATLAB
4 4 (14.29%) Ada
5 3 (10.71%) Embedded C
5 3 (10.71%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
6 2 (7.14%) C#
6 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
6 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (14.29%) PhD
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) DO-178B
1 1 (3.57%) IEC 62304
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 13485
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.57%) MISRA
1 1 (3.57%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) QNX
1 1 (3.57%) Wind River