The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Embedded Software Engineer
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 354 388
Rank change year-on-year +24 +34  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 57 88 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.50% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 53 87 68
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £35,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 13991 17674 20705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.97% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11722 15033 16859
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in the South East

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in the South East

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in the South East

Embedded Software 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 Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Hampshire +14 13 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Kent +5 12 £37,500 -
Berkshire +28 10 £40,000 -3.03% 1
East Sussex +3 10 £48,500 +7.77%
West Sussex +8 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Oxfordshire +10 4 £37,500 -8.53% 1
Surrey +31 3 £48,750 +11.42% 1
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Embedded 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 South East region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 95 (96.94%) Software Engineering
2 87 (88.78%) C++
3 79 (80.61%) C
4 52 (53.06%) Linux
5 45 (45.92%) Electronics
6 39 (39.80%) Embedded C
7 33 (33.67%) Embedded C++
8 29 (29.59%) Degree
9 27 (27.55%) Embedded Systems
9 27 (27.55%) Firmware
10 19 (19.39%) Embedded Linux
11 16 (16.33%) Embedded Software Development
11 16 (16.33%) Computer Science
12 15 (15.31%) ISO 9001
13 14 (14.29%) UML
14 13 (13.27%) OO
14 13 (13.27%) Python
14 13 (13.27%) Wireless
15 12 (12.24%) TCP/IP
16 11 (11.22%) Ethernet
16 11 (11.22%) Home Automation
17 10 (10.20%) RS-232
17 10 (10.20%) RS-485
17 10 (10.20%) GSM
17 10 (10.20%) Windows
17 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (10.20%) Test Automation
18 9 (9.18%) Qt
18 9 (9.18%) GPRS
18 9 (9.18%) NEC

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.27%) Wireless
2 12 (12.24%) TCP/IP
3 11 (11.22%) Ethernet
4 10 (10.20%) GSM
4 10 (10.20%) RS-232
4 10 (10.20%) RS-485
5 9 (9.18%) GPRS
6 2 (2.04%) LTE
6 2 (2.04%) Modbus
7 1 (1.02%) 2G
7 1 (1.02%) 3G
7 1 (1.02%) Bluetooth
7 1 (1.02%) Broadband
7 1 (1.02%) HTTP
7 1 (1.02%) Internet
7 1 (1.02%) IPv4
7 1 (1.02%) MQTT
7 1 (1.02%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) LabVIEW
1 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.04%) GCC
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.04%) Subversion
3 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.02%) CMake
3 1 (1.02%) CodeWarrior
3 1 (1.02%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.02%) GDB
3 1 (1.02%) GNU Toolchain
3 1 (1.02%) Hudson
3 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 45 (45.92%) Electronics
2 2 (2.04%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.04%) Automotive
2 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (1.02%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) MFC
1 9 (9.18%) Qt
2 8 (8.16%) REST
3 7 (7.14%) JSON
3 7 (7.14%) Yocto
4 6 (6.12%) Middleware
5 4 (4.08%) HTML
5 4 (4.08%) STL
6 3 (3.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (2.04%) OpenCV
8 1 (1.02%) .NET
8 1 (1.02%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.02%) Node.js
8 1 (1.02%) Web Services
8 1 (1.02%) XML
8 1 (1.02%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.55%) Embedded Systems
2 16 (16.33%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.22%) Home Automation
4 8 (8.16%) Device Driver
5 7 (7.14%) Contactless
5 7 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (7.14%) Internet of Things
6 5 (5.10%) Algorithms
7 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.06%) CPLD
9 2 (2.04%) CAN bus
9 2 (2.04%) Smart Energy
10 1 (1.02%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 52 (53.06%) Linux
2 19 (19.39%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (10.20%) Windows
4 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.02%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (96.94%) Software Engineering
2 16 (16.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 14 (14.29%) UML
4 13 (13.27%) OO
5 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.20%) Test Automation
6 8 (8.16%) Multithreading
7 7 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 7 (7.14%) Project Management
8 6 (6.12%) OOD
8 6 (6.12%) OOP
8 6 (6.12%) Scrum
9 5 (5.10%) Device Driver Development
9 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.10%) Video Processing
10 4 (4.08%) SDLC
10 4 (4.08%) Validation
11 3 (3.06%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (3.06%) Secure Coding
11 3 (3.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (88.78%) C++
2 79 (80.61%) C
3 39 (39.80%) Embedded C
4 33 (33.67%) Embedded C++
5 13 (13.27%) Python
6 3 (3.06%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.04%) C#
8 1 (1.02%) Java
8 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.02%) Perl
8 1 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (29.59%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.31%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.02%) IEC 61131
3 1 (1.02%) JTAG
3 1 (1.02%) MISRA
System Software
1 27 (27.55%) Firmware
2 7 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.02%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (9.18%) EMC
1 9 (9.18%) NEC
2 2 (2.04%) Freescale
3 1 (1.02%) Green Hills
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago