Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Embedded Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 132 175
Rank change year-on-year -27 +43 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Engineer 18 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.59% 0.87% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.89% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 11
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +43.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £39,950 £37,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £61,250 £45,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,933 2,581 3,228
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.36% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,423 2,063 2,661
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,750 £63,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Embedded Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Engineer in Oxfordshire

Embedded Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded Engineer in Oxfordshire

Embedded Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Engineer in Oxfordshire

Embedded Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Abingdon -8 8 £52,500 +46.85% 1
Oxford -32 3 £50,000 -13.04%
Banbury - 1 £55,000 -
Bicester - 1 £37,500 -
Embedded Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Embedded 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Embedded Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 13 (72.22%) C++
3 12 (66.67%) Linux
4 11 (61.11%) Degree
5 10 (55.56%) Windows
6 9 (50.00%) C
7 8 (44.44%) C#
7 8 (44.44%) Firmware
7 8 (44.44%) Physics
7 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
8 7 (38.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (38.89%) Python
9 6 (33.33%) Electronics
9 6 (33.33%) VHDL
9 6 (33.33%) Verilog
10 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 2 (11.11%) CAD
11 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
11 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
11 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
11 2 (11.11%) Unix
12 1 (5.56%) MISRA
12 1 (5.56%) Resource Allocation
12 1 (5.56%) Device Driver Development
12 1 (5.56%) IEC 61131
12 1 (5.56%) State Machine
12 1 (5.56%) Eclipse

Embedded Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Modbus
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.56%) CMake
1 1 (5.56%) CppUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) GCC
1 1 (5.56%) GDB
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) GNU Toolchain
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
1 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (33.33%) Verilog
3 6 (33.33%) VHDL
4 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
6 1 (5.56%) ASIC
6 1 (5.56%) CAN bus
6 1 (5.56%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Physics
3 2 (11.11%) CAD
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (5.56%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C++
2 9 (50.00%) C
3 8 (44.44%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) IEC 61131
1 1 (5.56%) JTAG
1 1 (5.56%) MISRA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) EMC