The median annual salary for a Real Time Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Real-Time Engineer
UK
Rank 855 934 940
Rank change year-on-year +79 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Real Time Engineer 5 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.021% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.022% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 24
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Real Time Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Real Time Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Real Time Engineer in the UK

Real Time Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Real Time Engineer.

Salary trend for Real Time Engineer in the UK

Real Time Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Real Time Engineer over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Real Time Engineer in the UK

Real Time Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Real Time Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +93 5 £42,500 +6.25% 4
London +65 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Peterborough - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £40,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £42,500 -
East of England - 2 £40,000 - 1

Real Time Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Real Time Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Real Time Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (96.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) C++
3 11 (44.00%) C
4 10 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 10 (40.00%) Embedded C++
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (32.00%) Qt
6 8 (32.00%) Feasibility Study
6 8 (32.00%) RS-232
6 8 (32.00%) RS-485
6 8 (32.00%) Device Driver
6 8 (32.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (32.00%) MFC
6 8 (32.00%) XML
6 8 (32.00%) UML
7 5 (20.00%) Electronics
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (16.00%) Windows
8 4 (16.00%) Linux
8 4 (16.00%) Algorithms
8 4 (16.00%) Atmel
9 3 (12.00%) Python
9 3 (12.00%) Finance
9 3 (12.00%) Nucleus RTOS
10 2 (8.00%) TDD
10 2 (8.00%) Games
10 2 (8.00%) Wireless
10 2 (8.00%) VxWorks

Real Time Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (32.00%) RS-232
2 8 (32.00%) RS-485
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) 3G
4 1 (4.00%) 4G
4 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.00%) GSM
4 1 (4.00%) LTE
4 1 (4.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) git-flow
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) MFC
1 8 (32.00%) Qt
1 8 (32.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) DirectX
3 1 (4.00%) Django
3 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Device Driver
1 8 (32.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.00%) PMI
5 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.00%) Fintech
5 1 (4.00%) Home Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Robotics
5 1 (4.00%) SCADA
5 1 (4.00%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (8.00%) VxWorks
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.00%) ThreadX
4 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Feasibility Study
3 8 (32.00%) UML
4 2 (8.00%) Content Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) Image Processing
4 2 (8.00%) Pattern Recognition
4 2 (8.00%) Physics
4 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Video Content Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
5 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.00%) Sentiment Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C++
2 11 (44.00%) C
3 10 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 10 (40.00%) Embedded C++
4 3 (12.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) ANSI C
5 1 (4.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PhD
2 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Atmel
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ANSON MCCADE
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Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
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Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
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