Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 17 November 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 105 143
Rank change year-on-year +12 +38 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 19 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.44% 1.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.25% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 4
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -6.25% -20.00%
South East median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1297 1679 2186
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.03% 98.24% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1489 1960
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Kent

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Kent

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in Kent over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in Kent

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 17 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
Dartford +7 13 £52,500 +40.00%
Maidstone - 3 £52,500 -
Rochester - 1 £42,000 -
Embedded Software Engineer
South East

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Kent region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) C++
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (73.68%) Device Driver
3 11 (57.89%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (52.63%) Device Driver Development
4 10 (52.63%) Middleware
5 7 (36.84%) ISO 9001
6 6 (31.58%) Video Processing
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
9 3 (15.79%) Electronics
9 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
9 3 (15.79%) Degree
9 3 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
9 3 (15.79%) Secure Coding
10 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (10.53%) C
11 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
11 1 (5.26%) OOP
11 1 (5.26%) OO
11 1 (5.26%) OOD
11 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development

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

General
1 3 (15.79%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Device Driver
2 11 (57.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) Device Driver Development
3 6 (31.58%) Video Processing
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Secure Coding
4 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) OOD
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) C
3 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO 9001