Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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

Embedded Engineer
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 87 102
Rank change year-on-year -8 +15 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Engineer 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.53% 0.23% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.23% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,050 £42,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,350 £46,000
North East median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% +11.11% -16.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 1,064 862 1,102
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.16% 97.40% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 874 756 931
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,131 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +0.33% +4.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year +2.56% +0.32% +2.98%

Embedded Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings that featured Embedded Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Embedded Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Engineer in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Embedded Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Embedded Engineer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 12 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 5 £42,500 +11.84% 3
Gateshead - 1 £35,000 - 2
Embedded Engineer
North East

Embedded Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, Embedded 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Embedded Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Firmware
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Life Science
5 1 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (16.67%) CAN bus
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) CAD
5 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix
5 1 (16.67%) Military
5 1 (16.67%) VHDL

Embedded Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (16.67%) Ethernet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CAN bus
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
1 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix
1 1 (16.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware