Period
to 18 February 2019

The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

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

Embedded Software Engineer
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 43 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 6.04% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Leicester median annual salary £45,000 - -
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 700 574 792
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.31% 98.29% 99.75%
Number of salaries quoted 533 525 745
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,350 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Leicester

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Leicester

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in Leicester over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, Embedded Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (97.67%) Degree
2 42 (97.67%) C
3 36 (83.72%) C#
3 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (81.40%) Firmware
4 35 (81.40%) Robot Framework
5 29 (67.44%) Linux
6 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
6 28 (65.12%) C++
6 28 (65.12%) Java
6 28 (65.12%) Visual Studio
6 28 (65.12%) Spring
6 28 (65.12%) Maven
6 28 (65.12%) Android
6 28 (65.12%) Apple iOS
7 23 (53.49%) Embedded Systems
7 23 (53.49%) FreeRTOS
8 22 (51.16%) RS-485
8 22 (51.16%) Modbus
8 22 (51.16%) CAN bus
8 22 (51.16%) Time Management
8 22 (51.16%) TCP/IP
9 20 (46.51%) Manufacturing
10 19 (44.19%) GitHub
11 14 (32.56%) RESTful
11 14 (32.56%) HTML5
11 14 (32.56%) User Experience
11 14 (32.56%) JSON
11 14 (32.56%) Unit Testing

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

Application Platforms
1 14 (32.56%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 19 (44.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (51.16%) Modbus
1 22 (51.16%) RS-485
1 22 (51.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) MQTT
2 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 35 (81.40%) Robot Framework
2 28 (65.12%) Maven
2 28 (65.12%) Visual Studio
3 13 (30.23%) Jenkins
4 6 (13.95%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.33%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 20 (46.51%) Manufacturing
2 10 (23.26%) Automotive
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (65.12%) Spring
2 14 (32.56%) HTML
2 14 (32.56%) HTML5
2 14 (32.56%) JSON
2 14 (32.56%) RESTful
3 12 (27.91%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Embedded Systems
2 22 (51.16%) CAN bus
3 14 (32.56%) User Experience
4 10 (23.26%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Linux
2 28 (65.12%) Android
2 28 (65.12%) Apple iOS
3 23 (53.49%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (51.16%) Time Management
4 14 (32.56%) Unit Testing
5 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (30.23%) OO
5 13 (30.23%) TDD
5 13 (30.23%) UML
6 10 (23.26%) Process Improvement
6 10 (23.26%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (4.65%) Scrum
10 1 (2.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) C
2 36 (83.72%) C#
3 28 (65.12%) C++
3 28 (65.12%) Java
4 14 (32.56%) Embedded C
4 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (97.67%) Degree
System Software
1 35 (81.40%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft