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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Development
England / North West
Rank 253 228 247
Rank change year-on-year -25 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 1 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.016% 0.18% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.20% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 5
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.25% -15.78%  

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 5555 5000 5806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.37% 87.98% 88.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4609 4158 4662
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 24 March 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 - 1 £42,500 - 1
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 4 (80.00%) ISO13485
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Qt
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

Embedded Software Development
Top Related 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO13485
Chadderton, Lancashire
SG Gaming
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago