Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1001 1085 1200
Rank change year-on-year +84 +115 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 142 73 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.088% 0.044% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.046% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 142 55 54
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%

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 154,617 160,289 189,330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 96.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 126,793 134,388 159,788
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in England

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in England

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Embedded Software Engineer in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in England

Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 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 +61 64 £52,500 +16.67% 8
East of England +30 40 £55,000 +12.82% 15
South West +15 19 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Midlands +29 11 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Midlands +10 7 £42,000 +5.00% 1
North of England +7 6 £45,000 -1.64% 1
North West -5 6 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +23 4 £51,750 +29.38% 1
London +1 2 £50,000 - 6
Senior Embedded Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 142 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 131 (92.25%) C++
3 125 (88.03%) C
4 62 (43.66%) Embedded C++
5 59 (41.55%) Embedded C
6 49 (34.51%) Embedded Systems
7 41 (28.87%) Linux
8 37 (26.06%) Degree
9 33 (23.24%) Python
10 31 (21.83%) Assembly Language
11 27 (19.01%) Embedded Linux
12 26 (18.31%) Computer Science
13 21 (14.79%) Manufacturing
14 19 (13.38%) Bash Shell
14 19 (13.38%) Unit Testing
14 19 (13.38%) Qt
14 19 (13.38%) Algorithms
15 18 (12.68%) Video Processing
15 18 (12.68%) Lua
15 18 (12.68%) Multimedia
16 14 (9.86%) C#
17 13 (9.15%) Electronics
17 13 (9.15%) VxWorks
17 13 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (8.45%) Computer Science Degree
18 12 (8.45%) MISRA
19 11 (7.75%) Software Architecture
19 11 (7.75%) Embedded Software Development
19 11 (7.75%) Multithreading
20 10 (7.04%) TDD

Senior 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 4 (2.82%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.04%) DHCP
1 10 (7.04%) Wireless
2 7 (4.93%) Bluetooth
3 4 (2.82%) Internet
4 3 (2.11%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.70%) HTTP
6 1 (0.70%) Modbus
6 1 (0.70%) NFC
6 1 (0.70%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.41%) JIRA
1 2 (1.41%) Selenium
2 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.70%) CMake
2 1 (0.70%) CppUnit
2 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.70%) GCC
2 1 (0.70%) GDB
2 1 (0.70%) GNU Toolchain
2 1 (0.70%) Hudson
2 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 21 (14.79%) Manufacturing
2 18 (12.68%) Multimedia
3 13 (9.15%) Electronics
4 10 (7.04%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.82%) Automotive
6 2 (1.41%) Military
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.70%) Finance
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.38%) Qt
2 6 (4.23%) QML
3 5 (3.52%) Node.js
4 3 (2.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (2.11%) POSIX
4 3 (2.11%) STL
5 2 (1.41%) HTML
6 1 (0.70%) CSS
6 1 (0.70%) HEVC
6 1 (0.70%) XML
6 1 (0.70%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (34.51%) Embedded Systems
2 26 (18.31%) Computer Science
3 19 (13.38%) Algorithms
4 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.52%) Cyber Warfare
6 4 (2.82%) Internet of Things
6 4 (2.82%) User Experience
7 3 (2.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.41%) CCTV
8 2 (1.41%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.70%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.70%) Photography
9 1 (0.70%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.87%) Linux
2 27 (19.01%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (9.15%) VxWorks
4 7 (4.93%) Android
5 3 (2.11%) Windows
5 3 (2.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (0.70%) ThreadX
6 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (13.38%) Unit Testing
3 18 (12.68%) Video Processing
4 13 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.75%) Embedded Software Development
5 11 (7.75%) Multithreading
5 11 (7.75%) Software Architecture
6 10 (7.04%) OO
6 10 (7.04%) TDD
7 9 (6.34%) Data Management
8 7 (4.93%) Validation
9 6 (4.23%) Scrum
10 5 (3.52%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (3.52%) Data Encryption
10 5 (3.52%) Information Assurance
10 5 (3.52%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.52%) Signal Processing
10 5 (3.52%) Test Automation
10 5 (3.52%) UML
11 4 (2.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 131 (92.25%) C++
2 125 (88.03%) C
3 62 (43.66%) Embedded C++
4 59 (41.55%) Embedded C
5 33 (23.24%) Python
6 31 (21.83%) Assembly Language
7 19 (13.38%) Bash Shell
8 18 (12.68%) Lua
9 14 (9.86%) C#
10 8 (5.63%) Java
11 4 (2.82%) Perl
11 4 (2.82%) R
12 2 (1.41%) Ada
13 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.70%) PHP
13 1 (0.70%) Ruby
13 1 (0.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (26.06%) Degree
2 12 (8.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.63%) Master's Degree
4 6 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.45%) MISRA
2 10 (7.04%) MISRA C
3 4 (2.82%) ISO 13485
4 3 (2.11%) ISO 26262
5 2 (1.41%) IEC 61508
5 2 (1.41%) QA
6 1 (0.70%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.70%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.70%) IEC 61131
6 1 (0.70%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (2.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (3.52%) Dell
1 5 (3.52%) HP
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle