Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 497 537 623
Rank change year-on-year +40 +86 -37
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 58 51 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.15% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.17% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 55 73 29
South East median annual salary £50,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -3.03%
10th Percentile £34,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £59,250 £55,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26921 30674 37032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.45% 87.40% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22140 25444 30626
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Hampshire +40 41 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Thames Valley +18 9 £36,250 +3.57%
Berkshire +42 8 £35,000 -17.65%
Surrey +9 5 £57,500 -4.17%
Kent +13 3 £37,500 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Embedded Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 53 (91.38%) C
2 45 (77.59%) C++
3 32 (55.17%) Software Engineering
4 31 (53.45%) Linux
5 28 (48.28%) Embedded C
6 27 (46.55%) Embedded Linux
7 22 (37.93%) Electronics
7 22 (37.93%) Embedded C++
7 22 (37.93%) Digital Signal Processing
7 22 (37.93%) Signal Processing
8 18 (31.03%) Manufacturing
9 12 (20.69%) Degree
10 10 (17.24%) Prototyping
11 8 (13.79%) EMC
12 6 (10.34%) HND
13 5 (8.62%) Schematic Capture
13 5 (8.62%) Assembly Language
14 4 (6.90%) Algorithms
15 3 (5.17%) MISRA C
15 3 (5.17%) MISRA
15 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
15 3 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
15 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
15 3 (5.17%) Validation
15 3 (5.17%) Firmware
15 3 (5.17%) UML
15 3 (5.17%) Android
15 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
15 3 (5.17%) Mechatronics
16 2 (3.45%) Subversion

Embedded Software Development
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (3.45%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 22 (37.93%) Electronics
2 18 (31.03%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Embedded Engineer
2 27 (46.55%) Software Engineer
3 26 (44.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (25.86%) Electronics Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Design Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Design Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Android Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) DSP Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior DSP Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.72%) C++ Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) OpenGL
1 2 (3.45%) Qt
2 1 (1.72%) DirectX
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) OpenCL
2 1 (1.72%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (1.72%) TensorFlow
2 1 (1.72%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.72%) CUDA
4 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Linux
2 27 (46.55%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) Software Engineering
2 22 (37.93%) Digital Signal Processing
2 22 (37.93%) Signal Processing
3 10 (17.24%) Prototyping
4 5 (8.62%) Schematic Capture
5 3 (5.17%) Mechatronics
5 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.17%) UML
5 3 (5.17%) Validation
6 2 (3.45%) CAD
6 2 (3.45%) Machine Learning
6 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.45%) OO
6 2 (3.45%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (1.72%) Android Development
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Vision
7 1 (1.72%) Device Driver Development
7 1 (1.72%) Memory Management
7 1 (1.72%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.72%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 53 (91.38%) C
2 45 (77.59%) C++
3 28 (48.28%) Embedded C
4 22 (37.93%) Embedded C++
5 5 (8.62%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) HND
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) MISRA
1 3 (5.17%) MISRA C
2 2 (3.45%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) EMC
2 1 (1.72%) Green Hills
2 1 (1.72%) IBM
2 1 (1.72%) Wind River