The median annual salary for a Embedded Software Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Engineer
England / South West
Rank 220 237 216
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 20 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.39% 0.32% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.34% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 33
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4917 5654 5814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.70% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4106 4670 4874
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +7 4 £47,500 +7.95% 2
Gloucestershire -4 4 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Devon - 4 £37,500 -
Wiltshire +15 3 £40,500 +4.51% 2
Cornwall - 3 £37,500 -
Dorset +22 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (77.55%) C++
3 33 (67.35%) C
4 18 (36.73%) Linux
5 15 (30.61%) Embedded C++
5 15 (30.61%) Degree
6 14 (28.57%) Embedded C
7 12 (24.49%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (22.45%) Electronics
8 11 (22.45%) OO
9 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
10 7 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
10 7 (14.29%) UML
10 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (12.24%) Windows
11 6 (12.24%) Integration Testing
12 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
12 5 (10.20%) CAN bus
12 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
12 5 (10.20%) Internet
12 5 (10.20%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (10.20%) Device Driver
12 5 (10.20%) Scrum
13 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
13 4 (8.16%) Smartcard
13 4 (8.16%) Firmware
13 4 (8.16%) Bluetooth
13 4 (8.16%) Ada
13 4 (8.16%) Freescale
13 4 (8.16%) Mercurial

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
1 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.16%) Bluetooth
3 3 (6.12%) HTTP
3 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.08%) 802.15
4 2 (4.08%) ASN.1
4 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.08%) LAN
4 2 (4.08%) RS-485
4 2 (4.08%) Wireless
5 1 (2.04%) Modbus
5 1 (2.04%) Profibus
5 1 (2.04%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.16%) Mercurial
3 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.08%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.45%) Electronics
2 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.12%) Automotive
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.04%) Django
3 1 (2.04%) JSON
3 1 (2.04%) Qt
3 1 (2.04%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.20%) CAN bus
3 5 (10.20%) Device Driver
4 4 (8.16%) Smartcard
5 3 (6.12%) Smart Home
6 2 (4.08%) EPoS
6 2 (4.08%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (22.45%) OO
3 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) UML
4 6 (12.24%) Integration Testing
5 5 (10.20%) Scrum
6 4 (8.16%) Cross-Platform Development
6 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.12%) Device Driver Development
7 3 (6.12%) SDLC
7 3 (6.12%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.08%) Coaching
8 2 (4.08%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (4.08%) OOP
8 2 (4.08%) Parallel Processing
8 2 (4.08%) People Management
8 2 (4.08%) Regression Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) C++
2 33 (67.35%) C
3 15 (30.61%) Embedded C++
4 14 (28.57%) Embedded C
5 4 (8.16%) Ada
6 3 (6.12%) C#
7 2 (4.08%) Python
7 2 (4.08%) SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.04%) Java
8 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) HND
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.08%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.04%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.04%) MISRA
3 1 (2.04%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Freescale
2 3 (6.12%) EMC
3 2 (4.08%) Renesas
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