The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Embedded Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 235 240
Rank change year-on-year -37 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.088% 0.053% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.060% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Median salary £37,500 £21,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.41% -53.51%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  

Embedded Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6140 4966 5717
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.86% 88.27% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4970 4189 4652
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Embedded Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in the North West

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Development in the North West

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the North West 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
Manchester -13 6 £37,500 +74.41%
Embedded Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 4 (57.14%) Freescale
3 4 (57.14%) API Design
3 4 (57.14%) RS-232
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Legal
3 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
3 4 (57.14%) Games
3 4 (57.14%) Firmware
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Qt
5 2 (28.57%) Android
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
5 2 (28.57%) QML
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C

Embedded Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) RS-232
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 4 (57.14%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
2 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Software Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Linux Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Software Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Qt
4 2 (28.57%) QML
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) API Design
2 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) CAD
3 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Freescale
2 1 (14.29%) EMC