The median annual salary for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 928 904
Rank change year-on-year +106 -24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 36 26 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.025% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.026% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 68
Median salary £50,000 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.58% -7.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  

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 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
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%  

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the UK

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the UK

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Embedded Software Engineer over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the UK

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Embedded Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +115 34 £45,000 +13.92% 10
East of England +33 14 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge - 12 £45,000 - 1
South East +60 9 £55,000 +22.22% 3
London +72 5 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Croydon - 5 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £55,000 - 3
East Midlands +9 3 £40,000 -
Fareham - 3 £55,000 - 1
Scotland +26 2 £52,500 +10.52%
South West +24 2 £37,500 -5.06% 2
Derbyshire +9 2 £40,000 -
Derby +9 2 £40,000 -
Plymouth - 2 £37,500 -
Lewes - 2 - -
Livingston - 2 £52,500 -
Devon - 2 £37,500 -
West Lothian - 2 £52,500 -
West Midlands +39 1 £40,000 -3.03%
Birmingham +13 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Leicestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Leicester - 1 £42,500 -
Southampton - 1 £60,000 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £52,500 -
Brighton - 1 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Senior Embedded Software 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 82 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 67 (81.71%) C++
3 63 (76.83%) C
4 47 (57.32%) Linux
5 32 (39.02%) Embedded C
6 31 (37.80%) Degree
7 26 (31.71%) Electronics
8 22 (26.83%) Embedded Systems
9 21 (25.61%) Windows
9 21 (25.61%) Python
10 19 (23.17%) Wireless
11 18 (21.95%) Java
12 17 (20.73%) Perl
12 17 (20.73%) Bluetooth
12 17 (20.73%) Embedded C++
12 17 (20.73%) Android
12 17 (20.73%) 802.1X
13 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
13 16 (19.51%) Mathematics
14 15 (18.29%) Embedded Software Development
14 15 (18.29%) Android Development
14 15 (18.29%) Internet
14 15 (18.29%) 802.11
14 15 (18.29%) Cross-Platform Development
15 13 (15.85%) C#
16 12 (14.63%) TCP/IP
16 12 (14.63%) Linux Command Line
17 10 (12.20%) Firmware
18 9 (10.98%) Internet of Things
19 8 (9.76%) Multithreading

Senior Embedded 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.17%) Wireless
2 17 (20.73%) Bluetooth
3 15 (18.29%) 802.11
3 15 (18.29%) Internet
4 12 (14.63%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.54%) Ethernet
6 6 (7.32%) GPRS
7 4 (4.88%) RS-485
8 2 (2.44%) 802.15
8 2 (2.44%) HTTP
8 2 (2.44%) IPv6
8 2 (2.44%) Network Security
8 2 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.22%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.44%) Subversion
2 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (31.71%) Electronics
2 5 (6.10%) Automotive
2 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.88%) Multimedia
4 3 (3.66%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Finance
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.73%) 802.1X
2 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 3 (3.66%) Qt
3 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.22%) JSON
3 1 (1.22%) Node.js
3 1 (1.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (14.63%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (10.98%) Internet of Things
4 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.32%) CAN bus
6 4 (4.88%) Device Driver
7 3 (3.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (3.66%) Smartcard
8 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.44%) EPoS
8 2 (2.44%) Smart Home
9 1 (1.22%) Robotics
9 1 (1.22%) Smart Energy
9 1 (1.22%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 47 (57.32%) Linux
2 21 (25.61%) Windows
3 17 (20.73%) Android
4 7 (8.54%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.44%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (19.51%) Mathematics
3 15 (18.29%) Android Development
3 15 (18.29%) Cross-Platform Development
3 15 (18.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (9.76%) Multithreading
5 7 (8.54%) Project Management
6 6 (7.32%) QMS
6 6 (7.32%) Software Architecture
6 6 (7.32%) Telematics
6 6 (7.32%) UML
7 5 (6.10%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (4.88%) Memory Management
8 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.88%) Video Processing
8 4 (4.88%) Workflow
9 3 (3.66%) Machine Learning
10 2 (2.44%) Coaching
10 2 (2.44%) People Management
10 2 (2.44%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 67 (81.71%) C++
2 63 (76.83%) C
3 32 (39.02%) Embedded C
4 21 (25.61%) Python
5 18 (21.95%) Java
6 17 (20.73%) Embedded C++
6 17 (20.73%) Perl
7 13 (15.85%) C#
8 7 (8.54%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.44%) Groovy
9 2 (2.44%) Ruby
10 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (37.80%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) HNC
2 2 (2.44%) HND
2 2 (2.44%) PhD
2 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.88%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) JTAG
3 2 (2.44%) MISRA
4 1 (1.22%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Firmware
2 1 (1.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Dell
2 5 (6.10%) HP
3 4 (4.88%) Freescale
4 2 (2.44%) Green Hills
5 1 (1.22%) Atmel
5 1 (1.22%) Renesas
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Attractive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 5 days ago
Chadderton, Lancashire
SG Gaming
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago