Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 344 401
Rank change year-on-year +20 +57 +9
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 26 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.22% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 45
Thames Valley median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £35,625 £30,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £46,875 £50,000 £41,850
South East median annual salary £41,500 £47,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -12.63% +31.94% -10.00%

Embedded Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,682 10,440 13,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 90.07% 88.63% 90.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8,838 8,284 10,820
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £28,225
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in the Thames Valley

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Development in the Thames Valley

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Development in the Thames Valley

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

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 Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Berkshire -3 24 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Embedded Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Thames Valley region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (92.31%) C++
2 24 (92.31%) Linux
3 19 (73.08%) STL
3 19 (73.08%) Windows
3 19 (73.08%) Embedded Systems
3 19 (73.08%) Qt
3 19 (73.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 18 (69.23%) OpenCV
4 18 (69.23%) Deep Learning
4 18 (69.23%) Image Processing
4 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (69.23%) Marketing
4 18 (69.23%) Unit Testing
4 18 (69.23%) Embedded C++
4 18 (69.23%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 3 (11.54%) C
6 3 (11.54%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) C#
7 2 (7.69%) .NET
7 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.85%) Open Source Development
8 1 (3.85%) Smart Home
8 1 (3.85%) SDLC
8 1 (3.85%) Energy Management
8 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
8 1 (3.85%) Open Source
8 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture

Embedded Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 1 (3.85%) 802.15
1 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
General
1 18 (69.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Software Engineer
2 22 (84.62%) Embedded Engineer
3 21 (80.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 18 (69.23%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 17 (65.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (65.38%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 19 (73.08%) Qt
1 19 (73.08%) STL
2 18 (69.23%) OpenCV
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) Deep Learning
2 18 (69.23%) Image Processing
2 18 (69.23%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) Energy Management
3 1 (3.85%) Machine Learning
3 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
3 1 (3.85%) Neural Network
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source Development
3 1 (3.85%) Scrum
3 1 (3.85%) SDLC
3 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) C++
2 18 (69.23%) Embedded C++
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C
3 3 (11.54%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware