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The median annual salary for an Embedded C Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

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

Software Engineer - Embedded C
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1207 946 765
Rank change year-on-year -261 -181 +257
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Software Engineer 20 65 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.057% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.063% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 2 62 17
10th Percentile - - £30,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £33,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile - - £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 157,044 103,898 61,800
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.94% 91.14% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 84,149 73,476 50,466
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.47% - +5.56%

Embedded C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Embedded C Software Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C Software Engineer in the UK

Embedded C Software Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer.

Salary trend for Embedded C Software Engineer in the UK

Embedded C Software Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. 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
UK excluding London -138 20 £55,000 - 17
England -232 20 £55,000 - 17
East of England - 17 - - 7
Work from Home -226 10 £55,000 - 8
North West -58 1 £55,000 - 1
Midlands -69 1 £55,000 +46.67% 4
North of England -84 1 £55,000 - 2
South West - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 - 1

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, Embedded C Software Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Embedded C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) C
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (55.00%) C++
3 10 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 10 (50.00%) Electronics
4 9 (45.00%) Automotive
4 9 (45.00%) Marketing
4 9 (45.00%) Robotics
4 9 (45.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (40.00%) Aerospace
5 8 (40.00%) FPGA
5 8 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) Python
5 8 (40.00%) Yocto
5 8 (40.00%) Device Driver Development
5 8 (40.00%) Device Driver
6 1 (5.00%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (5.00%) Social Skills
6 1 (5.00%) ARM Cortex
6 1 (5.00%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (5.00%) PhD
6 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) RFID
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) GCC
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (5.00%) RFID
1 1 (5.00%) RS-232
1 1 (5.00%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) GCC
General
1 10 (50.00%) Electronics
2 9 (45.00%) Automotive
2 9 (45.00%) Marketing
3 8 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.00%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Robotics
2 8 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 8 (40.00%) FPGA
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) ARM Cortex
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.00%) Life Science
3 1 (5.00%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (45.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (40.00%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (5.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C
2 11 (55.00%) C++
3 10 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 8 (40.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) PhD