Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 January 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 757 777 878
Rank change year-on-year +20 +101 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 53 48 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.075% 0.068% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.071% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 31
London median annual salary £50,000 £53,750 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% +11.98% -4.00%
10th Percentile £38,625 £35,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,742 67,795 82,049
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 95.91% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 54,172 58,051 70,124
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in London

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in London

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in London over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in London

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 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 London +2 8 £50,000 +2.56% 5
Central London +4 4 £71,250 +29.55% 1
East London -14 1 £42,500 - 4
North London - 1 - -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 London region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (98.11%) C
3 46 (86.79%) C++
4 35 (66.04%) Embedded C
5 32 (60.38%) Linux
6 28 (52.83%) Embedded C++
7 21 (39.62%) TCP/IP
8 19 (35.85%) Ethernet
8 19 (35.85%) InfiniBand
9 13 (24.53%) Degree
10 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
10 6 (11.32%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (7.55%) Algorithms
11 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.55%) Assembly Language
12 3 (5.66%) UMTS
12 3 (5.66%) GSM
12 3 (5.66%) Electronics
12 3 (5.66%) Scrum
12 3 (5.66%) TDD
12 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
12 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.66%) LTE
12 3 (5.66%) Embedded Software Development
12 3 (5.66%) Master's Degree
12 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (3.77%) High-Frequency Trading
13 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
13 2 (3.77%) Data Analytics

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 21 (39.62%) TCP/IP
2 19 (35.85%) Ethernet
2 19 (35.85%) InfiniBand
3 3 (5.66%) GSM
3 3 (5.66%) LTE
3 3 (5.66%) UMTS
4 2 (3.77%) Bluetooth
4 2 (3.77%) Internet
4 2 (3.77%) Wireless
5 1 (1.89%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.89%) DNS
5 1 (1.89%) IPv4
General
1 3 (5.66%) Electronics
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) JNI
2 1 (1.89%) Flash
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
1 6 (11.32%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (7.55%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.77%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.77%) EMV
3 2 (3.77%) EPoS
3 2 (3.77%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.89%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.89%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 32 (60.38%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Android
2 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.77%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.66%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.66%) Scrum
3 3 (5.66%) TDD
3 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
4 2 (3.77%) Analytics
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Architecture
4 2 (3.77%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (3.77%) Data Analytics
4 2 (3.77%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (3.77%) High-Frequency Trading
4 2 (3.77%) Information Engineering
4 2 (3.77%) Low Latency
4 2 (3.77%) Machine Learning
5 1 (1.89%) Complexity Analysis
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Vision
5 1 (1.89%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (1.89%) Device Driver Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (98.11%) C
2 46 (86.79%) C++
3 35 (66.04%) Embedded C
4 28 (52.83%) Embedded C++
5 4 (7.55%) Assembly Language
6 2 (3.77%) Java
6 2 (3.77%) SQL
7 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) MISRA
1 2 (3.77%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) Xilinx