The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 23 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 90 96
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.52% 0.30% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.31% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
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 Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 924 953 1223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.85% 95.40% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 777 778 971
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Essex

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Essex

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in Essex over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in Essex

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Colchester +2 4 £42,500 -
Chelmsford -15 1 £52,500 -
Embedded Software Engineer
East of England

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Essex region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Electronics
2 5 (83.33%) Embedded C
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) C
4 3 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) VxWorks
4 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
5 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
6 1 (16.67%) Intel
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (16.67%) Automotive
6 1 (16.67%) CAN bus
6 1 (16.67%) MISRA

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (16.67%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Intel