Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded C Software Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Software Engineer - Embedded C
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 209 244
Rank change year-on-year 0 +35 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Software Engineer 16 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.29% 0.19% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.20% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Scotland median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +16.13% -
10th Percentile £37,425 £37,500 £34,125
90th Percentile £50,750 £46,000 £42,375
UK median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5375 4960 6138
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.01% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3436 3081 3956
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Embedded C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C Software Engineer in Scotland

Embedded C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Embedded C Software Engineer in Scotland

Embedded C Software Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -2 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Edinburgh -9 5 £46,250 +2.78%
West Lothian -1 1 £40,000 -
Embedded C Software Engineer
UK

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Embedded C 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 Scotland region featuring Embedded C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) C
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Device Driver
4 9 (56.25%) Video\Live Streaming
4 9 (56.25%) Device Driver Development
5 7 (43.75%) C++
6 4 (25.00%) Electronics
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
7 2 (12.50%) Firmware
8 1 (6.25%) Bloomberg
8 1 (6.25%) UML
8 1 (6.25%) OO
8 1 (6.25%) Python
8 1 (6.25%) OOD
8 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
8 1 (6.25%) DHCP
8 1 (6.25%) SQL
8 1 (6.25%) .NET
8 1 (6.25%) CSS

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) CGI
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) CSS3
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) WebSockets
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Device Driver
1 9 (56.25%) Video\Live Streaming
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.25%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Kernel Development
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) OOD
3 1 (6.25%) Physics
3 1 (6.25%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C
2 7 (43.75%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Bloomberg