Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 62 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - +83
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 42 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 6.30% 0.54% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.38% 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 0
Leicester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 658 551 819
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.65% 98.75% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 530 509 744
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -3.11% +1.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,700 £25,325
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £53,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% -3.70% +5.19%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018, 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 42 (100.00%) C
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 42 (100.00%) Degree
2 36 (85.71%) C++
3 34 (80.95%) GitHub
4 33 (78.57%) Embedded Systems
5 32 (76.19%) Manufacturing
5 32 (76.19%) Device Driver
6 28 (66.67%) Subversion
7 26 (61.90%) Time Management
8 18 (42.86%) Unit Testing
9 14 (33.33%) Robot Framework
9 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (33.33%) C#
9 14 (33.33%) Firmware
10 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 12 (28.57%) Linux
10 12 (28.57%) Java
10 12 (28.57%) Visual Studio
10 12 (28.57%) Spring
10 12 (28.57%) Maven
10 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
10 12 (28.57%) Android
11 8 (19.05%) Modbus
11 8 (19.05%) CAN bus
11 8 (19.05%) RS-485
11 8 (19.05%) FreeRTOS
11 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
12 6 (14.29%) Embedded C
12 6 (14.29%) UML

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 6 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 34 (80.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Modbus
1 8 (19.05%) RS-485
1 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 28 (66.67%) Subversion
2 14 (33.33%) Robot Framework
3 12 (28.57%) Maven
3 12 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (76.19%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.29%) Automotive
3 5 (11.90%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) Spring
2 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 6 (14.29%) HTML5
2 6 (14.29%) JSON
2 6 (14.29%) RESTful
3 4 (9.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (78.57%) Embedded Systems
2 32 (76.19%) Device Driver
3 8 (19.05%) CAN bus
4 6 (14.29%) User Experience
5 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Android
1 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (61.90%) Time Management
3 18 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (14.29%) OO
5 6 (14.29%) TDD
5 6 (14.29%) UML
6 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C
2 36 (85.71%) C++
3 14 (33.33%) C#
4 12 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft