The median annual salary for a Embedded Software Engineer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Engineer
England / North West
Rank 235 233 243
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 19 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.088% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.091% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 9
Median salary £44,000 £41,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.02% -12.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5946 5514 6351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.73% 97.03% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4952 4624 5108
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in the North West

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in the North West

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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 -7 16 £43,500 - 2
Cheshire +8 3 £44,500 +7.22% 1
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 North West region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) C
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (95.83%) C++
3 21 (87.50%) Firmware
4 16 (66.67%) Linux
5 15 (62.50%) Embedded C
6 14 (58.33%) Embedded C++
6 14 (58.33%) HTML
6 14 (58.33%) PHP
7 13 (54.17%) Degree
8 12 (50.00%) Validation
8 12 (50.00%) VB
8 12 (50.00%) .NET
8 12 (50.00%) MySQL
8 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
8 12 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
9 11 (45.83%) VB6
10 9 (37.50%) Electronics
11 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 8 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (25.00%) GPRS
12 6 (25.00%) Ethernet
12 6 (25.00%) Internet
12 6 (25.00%) QMS
12 6 (25.00%) Telematics
12 6 (25.00%) CAN bus
12 6 (25.00%) Internet of Things
13 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
14 4 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
14 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (25.00%) GPRS
2 6 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (37.50%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 12 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) CAN bus
1 6 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 12 (50.00%) Validation
3 6 (25.00%) QMS
3 6 (25.00%) Telematics
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Device Driver Development
6 2 (8.33%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) OOD
7 1 (4.17%) SDLC
7 1 (4.17%) Use Case
7 1 (4.17%) Video Processing
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C
2 23 (95.83%) C++
3 15 (62.50%) Embedded C
4 14 (58.33%) Embedded C++
4 14 (58.33%) PHP
5 12 (50.00%) VB
6 11 (45.83%) VB6
7 4 (16.67%) C#
8 1 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) HND
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Freescale
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Xilinx
Chadderton, Lancashire
SG Gaming
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago