Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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 West
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 326 334
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 25 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.068% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.070% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 10
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,250 £37,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £47,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -1.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10,472 10,009 10,781
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.53% 97.07% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8,710 8,340 9,013
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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

Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the South West.

Salary trend for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the South West

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the South West

Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. 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
Gloucestershire - 10 £45,000 - 1
Bristol - 7 £55,000 -
Wiltshire -11 5 £50,000 - 1
Dorset -39 2 £45,000 -
Senior Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, Senior Embedded Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region featuring Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (92.00%) C
3 20 (80.00%) C++
4 10 (40.00%) Python
5 7 (28.00%) Data Encryption
5 7 (28.00%) Cyber Warfare
5 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Information Assurance
5 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (24.00%) Node.js
6 6 (24.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) Embedded C
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) Linux
8 4 (16.00%) Wireless
8 4 (16.00%) Internet
8 4 (16.00%) R
8 4 (16.00%) Internet of Things
8 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (12.00%) Embedded C++
10 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
10 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (8.00%) Degree
10 2 (8.00%) Digital Signal Processing
10 2 (8.00%) Signal Processing
11 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
11 1 (4.00%) IEC 61508
11 1 (4.00%) DO-178B

Senior 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 4 (16.00%) Internet
1 4 (16.00%) Wireless
2 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.00%) CMake
1 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Cyber Warfare
2 4 (16.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.00%) FreeRTOS
3 1 (4.00%) SafeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (28.00%) Data Encryption
2 7 (28.00%) Information Assurance
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (8.00%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.00%) CMMI
6 1 (4.00%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Kernel Development
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) OOD
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C
2 20 (80.00%) C++
3 10 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (24.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) Embedded C
5 4 (16.00%) R
6 3 (12.00%) Embedded C++
7 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (4.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 15765