Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
England > South West
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 339 329
Rank change year-on-year +36 -10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 26 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.25% 0.081% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.092% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 10
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57% -21.79%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,500 £41,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +2.50%

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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 9447 9834 10543
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.44% 88.21% 87.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7832 8160 8737
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in the South West

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Development in the South West

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in the South West over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Development in the South West

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Dorset +33 13 £45,000 - 1
Bristol -5 7 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Wiltshire +26 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Embedded Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 West region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 22 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 19 (73.08%) C
3 16 (61.54%) C++
4 9 (34.62%) Embedded C
5 7 (26.92%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) OO
5 7 (26.92%) Parallel Processing
5 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
6 6 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (23.08%) Embedded C++
7 5 (19.23%) OOD
7 5 (19.23%) C#
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
8 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
8 4 (15.38%) Signal Processing
8 4 (15.38%) .NET
9 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
9 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (11.54%) Electronics
9 3 (11.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 3 (11.54%) Firmware
9 3 (11.54%) Smartcard
9 3 (11.54%) Windows
9 3 (11.54%) UML
9 3 (11.54%) OOP
9 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 3 (11.54%) .NET Compact Framework
9 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework

Embedded Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
2 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.69%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Software Engineer
2 18 (69.23%) Embedded Engineer
2 18 (69.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) .NET Compact Framework
2 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
1 3 (11.54%) Smartcard
2 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.69%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 7 (26.92%) OO
2 7 (26.92%) Parallel Processing
3 5 (19.23%) OOD
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
4 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
4 4 (15.38%) Signal Processing
5 3 (11.54%) Device Driver Development
5 3 (11.54%) OOP
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.54%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) People Management
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) SOLID
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C
2 16 (61.54%) C++
3 9 (34.62%) Embedded C
4 6 (23.08%) Embedded C++
5 5 (19.23%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) DO-178B
1 1 (3.85%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) EMC
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