Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 488 587 610
Rank change year-on-year +99 +23 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 59 15 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.043% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.044% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 58 11 35
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -3.06% +8.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29304 33921 41438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.97% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24468 28449 34555
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the South East.

Salary trend for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the South East

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 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
East Sussex +22 32 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire +17 18 £57,500 +32.18%
West Sussex +10 5 £50,000 -8.26%
Thames Valley +48 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Surrey - 2 £62,500 - 1
Senior Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 56 (94.92%) C
2 56 (94.92%) C++
3 34 (57.63%) Linux
3 34 (57.63%) Embedded Systems
4 23 (38.98%) Python
5 21 (35.59%) Embedded Linux
5 21 (35.59%) Unit Testing
6 20 (33.90%) Bash Shell
6 20 (33.90%) Lua
6 20 (33.90%) Manufacturing
7 16 (27.12%) Embedded C
7 16 (27.12%) Embedded C++
8 15 (25.42%) Degree
9 14 (23.73%) Computer Science
9 14 (23.73%) VxWorks
10 13 (22.03%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (18.64%) Algorithms
12 10 (16.95%) MISRA
12 10 (16.95%) Assembly Language
12 10 (16.95%) DHCP
12 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
13 9 (15.25%) Data Management
13 9 (15.25%) MISRA C
14 7 (11.86%) Electronics
15 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (5.08%) Ethernet
15 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
15 3 (5.08%) Software Architecture
15 3 (5.08%) Multithreading

Senior 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) DHCP
2 3 (5.08%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) Modbus
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.69%) CMake
1 1 (1.69%) CppUnit
1 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.69%) GCC
1 1 (1.69%) GDB
1 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.69%) GNU Toolchain
1 1 (1.69%) Hudson
1 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
1 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 20 (33.90%) Manufacturing
2 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.86%) Electronics
4 2 (3.39%) Military
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) JSON
1 2 (3.39%) Qt
1 2 (3.39%) REST
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) XML
2 1 (1.69%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (57.63%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (23.73%) Computer Science
3 11 (18.64%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.39%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.69%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.69%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.69%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Linux
2 21 (35.59%) Embedded Linux
3 14 (23.73%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (35.59%) Unit Testing
3 9 (15.25%) Data Management
4 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.08%) Multithreading
4 3 (5.08%) SDLC
4 3 (5.08%) Software Architecture
5 2 (3.39%) Change Control
5 2 (3.39%) OO
5 2 (3.39%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.39%) TDD
5 2 (3.39%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (1.69%) Energy Management
6 1 (1.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.69%) Physics
6 1 (1.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 56 (94.92%) C
1 56 (94.92%) C++
2 23 (38.98%) Python
3 20 (33.90%) Bash Shell
3 20 (33.90%) Lua
4 16 (27.12%) Embedded C
4 16 (27.12%) Embedded C++
5 10 (16.95%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.69%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 13 (22.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.39%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) MISRA
2 9 (15.25%) MISRA C
3 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.39%) QA
4 1 (1.69%) IEC 61131
4 1 (1.69%) JTAG