Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 202 232
Rank change year-on-year -23 +30 +12
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 3 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.053% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Scotland median annual salary £42,000 £35,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.31% -1.39% -4.00%
10th Percentile £37,400 £28,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £46,200 £50,000 £41,400
UK median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% -5.88%

Embedded Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5126 4680 5852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.87% 91.37% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3272 2839 3704
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Embedded Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in Scotland

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Development in Scotland

Embedded Software Development
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 Software Development within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 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
Edinburgh -8 2 £42,000 -11.58% 1
West Lothian -1 1 - -
Embedded Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++

Embedded Software Development
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree