The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Development
England / South East
Rank 383 451 447
Rank change year-on-year +68 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 17 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.031% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.036% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 13
Median salary £43,000 £51,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.90% +8.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,250 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,750 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.25% -15.78%  

Embedded Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12756 16734 17417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.17% 87.12% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10432 14121 13921
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Embedded Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in the South East

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Development in the South East

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in the South East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Development in the South East

Embedded Software Development
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 Software Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +46 9 £40,000 -25.58% 2
East Sussex +7 4 £52,500 +8.24%
Surrey - 2 £60,000 -
Hampshire +23 1 £43,000 -9.47%
West Sussex - 1 £27,500 -
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
2 18 (58.06%) C
3 16 (51.61%) Electronics
4 15 (48.39%) C++
5 14 (45.16%) Degree
6 10 (32.26%) Wireless
6 10 (32.26%) Embedded C
6 10 (32.26%) Embedded C++
6 10 (32.26%) EMC
6 10 (32.26%) Firmware
7 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
8 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 8 (25.81%) Software Architecture
9 7 (22.58%) DO-178B
9 7 (22.58%) RS-232
9 7 (22.58%) RS-485
9 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
9 7 (22.58%) Avionics
9 7 (22.58%) Infor M3
9 7 (22.58%) Home Automation
9 7 (22.58%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (22.58%) GPRS
9 7 (22.58%) GSM
9 7 (22.58%) MFC
9 7 (22.58%) Ethernet
9 7 (22.58%) NEC
9 7 (22.58%) SysML
10 6 (19.35%) Green Hills
10 6 (19.35%) TOGAF
10 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Wireless
2 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 7 (22.58%) Ethernet
3 7 (22.58%) GPRS
3 7 (22.58%) GSM
3 7 (22.58%) RS-232
3 7 (22.58%) RS-485
4 2 (6.45%) HTTP
5 1 (3.23%) 802.15
5 1 (3.23%) Bluetooth
5 1 (3.23%) LTE
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 16 (51.61%) Electronics
2 7 (22.58%) Avionics
3 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Games
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Software Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Consultant
5 6 (19.35%) Principal Consultant
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Software Consultant
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Design Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Electronics Design Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Games Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Graduate
8 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Graduate Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) MFC
2 2 (6.45%) JSON
2 2 (6.45%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) WPF
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Embedded Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Home Automation
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (6.45%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.23%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) Software Architecture
3 7 (22.58%) SysML
4 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (19.35%) TOGAF
5 5 (16.13%) Schematic Capture
6 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.45%) Visual Effects
7 1 (3.23%) Android Development
7 1 (3.23%) Device Driver Development
7 1 (3.23%) Energy Management
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Multithreaded Programming
7 1 (3.23%) Open Source
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.23%) SDLC
7 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C
2 15 (48.39%) C++
3 10 (32.26%) Embedded C
3 10 (32.26%) Embedded C++
4 4 (12.90%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO13485
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) EMC
2 7 (22.58%) NEC
3 6 (19.35%) Green Hills
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