Period
to 27 January 2020

The median annual salary for an Embedded Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Plymouth during the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

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

Embedded Engineer
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 25 20
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Engineer 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 7.78% 0.81% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.24% 0.81% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Plymouth median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -19.54% +2.35%
10th Percentile £30,125 £32,500 £41,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £45,250
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -19.54% +2.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth. 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
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies in Plymouth with a recognized job title 85 123 79
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 99.19% 92.94%
Number of salaries quoted 67 80 65
Plymouth median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,400 £24,250 £24,973
90th Percentile £57,700 £52,875 £52,750
Devon median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%

Embedded Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Engineer in Plymouth

Embedded Engineer
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Embedded Engineer in Plymouth

Embedded Engineer
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Engineer in Plymouth over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Embedded Engineer in Plymouth

Embedded Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, Embedded Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Plymouth region featuring Embedded Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Ada
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) Military
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Master's Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Architectural Design
4 2 (28.57%) DO-178B
5 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
5 1 (14.29%) Firmware
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Delphi
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) Windows

Embedded Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 (57.14%) Aerospace
2 3 (42.86%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Architectural Design
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Ada
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
2 1 (14.29%) Delphi
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Master's Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware