Embedded Systems Jobs in the UK excluding London

Embedded Systems
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 21 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 429 481 498
Rank change year-on-year +52 +17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 374 272 394
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.52% 0.46% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 1.13% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 263 128 126
10th Percentile £38,750 £45,875 £34,990
25th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -
75th Percentile £63,125 £77,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +18.18% -

All Generic Skills
UK excluding London

Embedded Systems is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 24,068 24,070 31,895
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.55% 40.89% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15,188 11,069 15,908
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,371 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in the UK excluding London

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Embedded Systems in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in the UK excluding London

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Embedded Systems in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in the UK excluding London

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 May 2024. 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
Jobs
South East -14 120 £59,500 -15.00% 50
East of England +24 69 £50,000 -41.18% 29
North of England +81 62 £52,500 - 15
Midlands +19 56 £50,000 -20.00% 21
South West +16 55 £50,000 -16.67% 24
North West +29 40 £55,000 +4.76% 9
West Midlands +19 34 £52,500 -16.00% 10
Yorkshire +93 22 £47,500 -17.39% 6
East Midlands -2 22 £42,500 -22.73% 11
Scotland -61 9 £65,000 +30.00% 9
Northern Ireland +30 2 - -
Wales +4 1 - - 1
Embedded Systems
UK

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.67%) nginx
2 5 (1.34%) Confluence
3 1 (0.27%) Kinematics
Applications
1 50 (13.37%) Simulink
2 24 (6.42%) Stateflow
3 8 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.34%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.27%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.27%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.41%) AWS
2 7 (1.87%) Azure
3 4 (1.07%) GCP
4 3 (0.80%) WhatsApp
5 2 (0.53%) GitHub
6 1 (0.27%) AWS IoT
6 1 (0.27%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (0.27%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 41 (10.96%) Wireless
2 21 (5.61%) Bluetooth
2 21 (5.61%) Wi-Fi
3 17 (4.55%) Ethernet
4 12 (3.21%) Firewall
4 12 (3.21%) Software-Defined Radio
5 11 (2.94%) RS-232
6 10 (2.67%) J1939
7 7 (1.87%) FlexRay
7 7 (1.87%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.87%) ZigBee
8 6 (1.60%) Modbus
9 5 (1.34%) MQTT
10 4 (1.07%) 5G
11 3 (0.80%) LTE
12 2 (0.53%) 4G
12 2 (0.53%) GSM
12 2 (0.53%) Internet
12 2 (0.53%) VoIP
12 2 (0.53%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.74%) MySQL
1 14 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.07%) Big Data
2 4 (1.07%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 51 (13.64%) Git
2 22 (5.88%) JIRA
3 20 (5.35%) LabVIEW
4 16 (4.28%) Subversion
5 10 (2.67%) ClearCase
5 10 (2.67%) GNU Toolchain
5 10 (2.67%) Plastic SCM
6 9 (2.41%) GDB
7 7 (1.87%) ClearQuest
7 7 (1.87%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.60%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.53%) Appium
9 2 (0.53%) Burp Suite
9 2 (0.53%) CMake
9 2 (0.53%) Metasploit
9 2 (0.53%) UI Automator
9 2 (0.53%) VectorCAST
10 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.27%) GCC
10 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
General
1 127 (33.96%) Electronics
2 79 (21.12%) Automotive
3 60 (16.04%) Social Skills
4 52 (13.90%) Manufacturing
5 27 (7.22%) Telecoms
6 24 (6.42%) Marketing
7 22 (5.88%) Aerospace
8 18 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (4.81%) Finance
9 16 (4.28%) Legal
9 16 (4.28%) Public Sector
10 6 (1.60%) Avionics
10 6 (1.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 6 (1.60%) Presentation Skills
11 4 (1.07%) Multimedia
11 4 (1.07%) Retail
11 4 (1.07%) Tech for Good
12 3 (0.80%) Aviation
12 3 (0.80%) German Language
12 3 (0.80%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 178 (47.59%) Software Engineer
2 167 (44.65%) Embedded Engineer
3 118 (31.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 71 (18.98%) Senior
5 58 (15.51%) Systems Engineer
6 36 (9.63%) Developer
7 29 (7.75%) Senior Embedded Engineer
8 24 (6.42%) C Software Engineer
8 24 (6.42%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 23 (6.15%) C++ Software Engineer
10 22 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 21 (5.61%) Electronics Engineer
12 20 (5.35%) Software Developer
13 19 (5.08%) Embedded C Engineer
13 19 (5.08%) Embedded C++ Engineer
14 17 (4.55%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 17 (4.55%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 16 (4.28%) Design Engineer
15 16 (4.28%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
16 15 (4.01%) Digital Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.94%) HTML
1 11 (2.94%) HTML5
1 11 (2.94%) Node.js
2 10 (2.67%) POSIX
3 9 (2.41%) Yocto
4 8 (2.14%) React
4 8 (2.14%) Redux
5 7 (1.87%) Qt
6 5 (1.34%) FFmpeg
6 5 (1.34%) GStreamer
6 5 (1.34%) OpenEmbedded
6 5 (1.34%) PyTorch
6 5 (1.34%) TensorFlow
7 4 (1.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (0.80%) CSS
8 3 (0.80%) Svelte
9 2 (0.53%) Middleware
9 2 (0.53%) PyQt
9 2 (0.53%) scikit-learn
10 1 (0.27%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.10%) Algorithms
2 29 (7.75%) FPGA
3 24 (6.42%) IoT
4 16 (4.28%) Renewable Energy
5 15 (4.01%) Analogue Electronics
6 14 (3.74%) Acoustics
6 14 (3.74%) Device Driver
6 14 (3.74%) Robotics
7 13 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (2.41%) VHDL
10 8 (2.14%) Distributed Systems
10 8 (2.14%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.14%) RISC-V
11 7 (1.87%) Hackathon
11 7 (1.87%) SCADA
12 6 (1.60%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.60%) Verilog
13 5 (1.34%) Arduino
13 5 (1.34%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 118 (31.55%) Linux
2 25 (6.68%) Windows
3 21 (5.61%) Embedded Linux
4 17 (4.55%) FreeRTOS
5 15 (4.01%) Android
6 14 (3.74%) Unix
7 6 (1.60%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 2 (0.53%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.53%) Solaris
10 1 (0.27%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (61.76%) Software Engineering
2 69 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
3 59 (15.78%) Agile
4 52 (13.90%) Computer Science
5 31 (8.29%) Mentoring
5 31 (8.29%) Open Source
6 28 (7.49%) Test Automation
7 26 (6.95%) Software Testing
8 25 (6.68%) Code Quality
9 24 (6.42%) Multithreading
10 22 (5.88%) SDLC
10 22 (5.88%) Validation
11 21 (5.61%) FPGA Design
12 20 (5.35%) Embedded Software Development
12 20 (5.35%) Roadmaps
12 20 (5.35%) TDD
13 19 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (4.55%) Coaching
14 17 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 213 (56.95%) C
2 123 (32.89%) C++
3 96 (25.67%) Python
4 70 (18.72%) Embedded C
5 47 (12.57%) MATLAB
6 35 (9.36%) C#
7 17 (4.55%) Java
8 15 (4.01%) Bash
9 10 (2.67%) Rust
10 9 (2.41%) Embedded C++
11 6 (1.60%) SQL
12 5 (1.34%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.34%) Perl
13 4 (1.07%) R
14 3 (0.80%) Ada
14 3 (0.80%) Assembly Language
14 3 (0.80%) Go
14 3 (0.80%) Groovy
15 2 (0.53%) Ada 83
16 1 (0.27%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 133 (35.56%) Degree
2 29 (7.75%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.81%) Master's Degree
5 14 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (3.21%) PhD
7 4 (1.07%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (1.07%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.07%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.80%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.53%) CHECK Team Member
9 2 (0.53%) CREST Certified
9 2 (0.53%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.74%) MISRA
2 13 (3.48%) ISO 26262
3 12 (3.21%) Automotive SPICE
4 8 (2.14%) IEC 62304
4 8 (2.14%) ISO 13485
5 6 (1.60%) Def Stans
5 6 (1.60%) IEC 61508
5 6 (1.60%) QA
6 4 (1.07%) AUTOSAR
6 4 (1.07%) MISRA C
7 3 (0.80%) JTAG
8 2 (0.53%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 70 (18.72%) Firmware
2 32 (8.56%) Embedded Firmware
3 10 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (4.55%) Functional Safety
2 9 (2.41%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.53%) Nmap
Vendors
1 16 (4.28%) SAP
2 15 (4.01%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.48%) Lauterbach
4 10 (2.67%) IBM
5 7 (1.87%) Xilinx
6 6 (1.60%) Intel
7 5 (1.34%) EMC
7 5 (1.34%) NVIDIA
8 4 (1.07%) Google
9 3 (0.80%) Facebook
9 3 (0.80%) Instagram
9 3 (0.80%) Samsung
10 2 (0.53%) MathWorks
11 1 (0.27%) Atmel
11 1 (0.27%) F5
11 1 (0.27%) Freescale