The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 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 West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 224 223
Rank change year-on-year +26 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 44 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.83% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.22% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 44 11 24
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5138 5116 5783
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.09% 97.58% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4269 4337 4867
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,648 £55,000
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in the South West

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in the South West

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in the South West

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol -13 10 £43,750 -2.77% 3
Gloucestershire +4 9 £34,500 -13.75%
Cornwall - 9 £37,500 -
Dorset - 9 £45,000 - 1
Wiltshire +7 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Somerset - 1 £45,000 -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 50 (78.13%) C
3 45 (70.31%) C++
4 28 (43.75%) Embedded C
5 24 (37.50%) Electronics
6 21 (32.81%) Embedded Systems
7 20 (31.25%) Computer Science
8 19 (29.69%) Degree
8 19 (29.69%) Embedded Software Development
9 18 (28.13%) Linux
9 18 (28.13%) OO
10 14 (21.88%) Firmware
11 13 (20.31%) Embedded Linux
11 13 (20.31%) Freescale
12 12 (18.75%) HND
13 11 (17.19%) Embedded C++
14 10 (15.63%) CAN bus
15 9 (14.06%) Ethernet
16 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
17 7 (10.94%) Parallel Processing
17 7 (10.94%) Device Driver
18 6 (9.38%) Device Driver Development
19 5 (7.81%) Bluetooth
19 5 (7.81%) Wi-Fi
20 4 (6.25%) Wireless
20 4 (6.25%) HTTP
20 4 (6.25%) UML
20 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
20 4 (6.25%) SDLC
20 4 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) Ethernet
2 5 (7.81%) Bluetooth
2 5 (7.81%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (6.25%) HTTP
3 4 (6.25%) Wireless
4 3 (4.69%) Internet
4 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.13%) 802.15
6 1 (1.56%) Modbus
6 1 (1.56%) MQTT
6 1 (1.56%) Profibus
6 1 (1.56%) RFID
6 1 (1.56%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.56%) GCC
4 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 24 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (4.69%) Automotive
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) .NET Compact Framework
2 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.13%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.56%) Django
3 1 (1.56%) JSON
3 1 (1.56%) Qt
3 1 (1.56%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.81%) Embedded Systems
2 20 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 10 (15.63%) CAN bus
4 7 (10.94%) Device Driver
5 3 (4.69%) Smart Home
6 2 (3.13%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.13%) Smart City
6 2 (3.13%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Linux
2 13 (20.31%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Unix
3 3 (4.69%) Windows
4 2 (3.13%) ThreadX
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (29.69%) Embedded Software Development
3 18 (28.13%) OO
4 7 (10.94%) Parallel Processing
5 6 (9.38%) Device Driver Development
6 4 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (6.25%) SDLC
6 4 (6.25%) Signal Processing
6 4 (6.25%) UML
7 3 (4.69%) Integration Testing
7 3 (4.69%) OOD
7 3 (4.69%) OOP
7 3 (4.69%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.13%) Requirements Management
8 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.13%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.56%) Pair Programming
9 1 (1.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 50 (78.13%) C
2 45 (70.31%) C++
3 28 (43.75%) Embedded C
4 11 (17.19%) Embedded C++
5 3 (4.69%) C#
5 3 (4.69%) Python
6 2 (3.13%) SQL
7 1 (1.56%) Ada
7 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) Degree
2 12 (18.75%) HND
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.13%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.56%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 26262
2 1 (1.56%) MISRA
2 1 (1.56%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 14 (21.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Freescale
2 2 (3.13%) EMC
3 1 (1.56%) Motorola
3 1 (1.56%) Signiant
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