Embedded Engineer Jobs in the South East

Embedded Engineer
England > South East

The median Embedded Engineer salary in the South East is £55,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 23 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 119 243 155
Rank change year-on-year +124 -88 +198
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Engineer 411 135 522
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.20% 1.02% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.13% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 315 70 95
10th Percentile £38,000 £32,500 £33,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £40,796 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,025
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.50% +4.81%
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £63,375
90th Percentile £77,250 £77,500 £71,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in the South East. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 17,582 11,899 20,479
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.31% 89.64% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12,383 7,812 12,372
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%

Embedded Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Embedded Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Engineer in the South East

Embedded Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Embedded Engineer in the South East.

Salary trend for Embedded Engineer in the South East

Embedded Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Embedded Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Embedded Engineer in the South East

Embedded Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +98 160 £65,000 +28.97% 15
Hampshire +31 116 £50,000 -16.67% 16
Buckinghamshire +32 90 £61,250 +50.14% 7
Surrey +26 60 £55,000 -12.00% 7
Berkshire +43 35 £70,000 -9.68% 4
Oxfordshire +20 35 £60,000 -7.69% 4
West Sussex +46 27 £55,000 -8.33% 9
Kent -22 26 £37,000 -32.73% 5
Sussex - 20 £45,000 - 7
East Sussex +15 2 £55,000 +10.28% 1
Embedded Engineer
England

Embedded Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2024, Embedded Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Embedded Engineer in the job title.

1 302 (73.48%) Software Engineering
2 140 (34.06%) C
3 87 (21.17%) C++
3 87 (21.17%) Electronics
4 81 (19.71%) Degree
5 76 (18.49%) Linux
6 69 (16.79%) Embedded Systems
7 59 (14.36%) Firmware
8 45 (10.95%) Manufacturing
8 45 (10.95%) Embedded Linux
8 45 (10.95%) Embedded Firmware
9 38 (9.25%) IoT
10 37 (9.00%) Embedded C
11 31 (7.54%) Social Skills
11 31 (7.54%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (7.06%) Python
13 27 (6.57%) Agile
14 24 (5.84%) Aerospace
14 24 (5.84%) Automotive
15 19 (4.62%) Algorithms
16 18 (4.38%) Embedded C++
16 18 (4.38%) Simulink
17 17 (4.14%) JIRA
18 16 (3.89%) Device Driver
18 16 (3.89%) Wireless
18 16 (3.89%) Validation
18 16 (3.89%) Verification and Validation
18 16 (3.89%) Schematic Capture
19 15 (3.65%) MATLAB
19 15 (3.65%) Continuous Integration

Embedded Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.70%) Apache
2 2 (0.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (4.38%) Simulink
2 7 (1.70%) Stateflow
3 4 (0.97%) OrCAD
4 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.49%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.89%) Wireless
2 13 (3.16%) Ethernet
3 9 (2.19%) GPRS
4 6 (1.46%) Internet
5 5 (1.22%) Modbus
5 5 (1.22%) RS-485
6 4 (0.97%) 3G
6 4 (0.97%) 4G
6 4 (0.97%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.73%) GSM
7 3 (0.73%) MQTT
7 3 (0.73%) OFDM
7 3 (0.73%) RS-232
8 1 (0.24%) 5G
8 1 (0.24%) DHCP
8 1 (0.24%) DNS
8 1 (0.24%) HTTP
8 1 (0.24%) LTE
8 1 (0.24%) VPN
Development Applications
1 17 (4.14%) JIRA
2 7 (1.70%) ClearCase
2 7 (1.70%) ClearQuest
2 7 (1.70%) Eclipse
2 7 (1.70%) Plastic SCM
2 7 (1.70%) Subversion
3 5 (1.22%) Git
4 3 (0.73%) GDB
5 2 (0.49%) GCC
5 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.49%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.24%) GitLab
6 1 (0.24%) TestRail
General
1 87 (21.17%) Electronics
2 45 (10.95%) Manufacturing
3 31 (7.54%) Social Skills
4 24 (5.84%) Aerospace
4 24 (5.84%) Automotive
5 7 (1.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 6 (1.46%) Finance
7 5 (1.22%) Marketing
7 5 (1.22%) Public Sector
7 5 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.73%) Advertising
8 3 (0.73%) Games
8 3 (0.73%) Military
9 2 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.24%) Avionics
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.70%) Apache NiFi
1 7 (1.70%) STL
2 5 (1.22%) Yocto
3 3 (0.73%) Flash
3 3 (0.73%) Qt
4 2 (0.49%) .NET
4 2 (0.49%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.24%) HTML
5 1 (0.24%) HTML5
5 1 (0.24%) JSON
5 1 (0.24%) React
5 1 (0.24%) Redux
5 1 (0.24%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 69 (16.79%) Embedded Systems
2 38 (9.25%) IoT
3 19 (4.62%) Algorithms
4 16 (3.89%) Device Driver
5 11 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.43%) FPGA
7 9 (2.19%) ARM Cortex
7 9 (2.19%) Raspberry Pi
8 8 (1.95%) Acoustics
9 7 (1.70%) Analogue Electronics
10 6 (1.46%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.46%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.22%) NB-IoT
12 4 (0.97%) CCTV
12 4 (0.97%) Verilog
12 4 (0.97%) VHDL
13 3 (0.73%) Renewable Energy
14 2 (0.49%) CAN bus
14 2 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
14 2 (0.49%) SIMD
Operating Systems
1 76 (18.49%) Linux
2 45 (10.95%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (2.19%) FreeRTOS
3 9 (2.19%) Windows
4 2 (0.49%) Android
4 2 (0.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (73.48%) Software Engineering
2 31 (7.54%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (6.57%) Agile
4 16 (3.89%) Schematic Capture
4 16 (3.89%) Validation
4 16 (3.89%) Verification and Validation
5 15 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.41%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.92%) Signal Processing
8 11 (2.68%) SDLC
8 11 (2.68%) TDD
9 10 (2.43%) Artificial Intelligence
10 9 (2.19%) Configuration Management
10 9 (2.19%) Physics
10 9 (2.19%) Software Architecture
10 9 (2.19%) Software Testing
11 8 (1.95%) Mentoring
12 7 (1.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (1.70%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 140 (34.06%) C
2 87 (21.17%) C++
3 37 (9.00%) Embedded C
4 29 (7.06%) Python
5 18 (4.38%) Embedded C++
6 15 (3.65%) MATLAB
7 13 (3.16%) C#
8 11 (2.68%) Assembly Language
9 4 (0.97%) Ada
10 3 (0.73%) Java
11 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.49%) Lua
11 2 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 81 (19.71%) Degree
2 10 (2.43%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.73%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.49%) PhD
7 1 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.70%) MISRA
2 4 (0.97%) JTAG
3 3 (0.73%) IEC 61131
4 2 (0.49%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.49%) QA
5 1 (0.24%) GDPR
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (14.36%) Firmware
2 45 (10.95%) Embedded Firmware
3 1 (0.24%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (2.92%) EMC
2 7 (1.70%) IBM
2 7 (1.70%) Lauterbach
3 5 (1.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.22%) SAP
4 4 (0.97%) Renesas
5 2 (0.49%) Facebook
6 1 (0.24%) Atmel
6 1 (0.24%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.24%) CA
6 1 (0.24%) Freescale
6 1 (0.24%) NCR