The median annual salary for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 903 922
Rank change year-on-year +48 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 35 29 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.029% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.031% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 42
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £41,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  

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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the UK

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Top 25 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 27 June 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 +57 35 £50,000 +5.26% 3
East of England -3 13 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 13 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Cambridge - 13 £52,500 - 1
South East +46 8 £52,500 +23.52%
South West -2 6 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Poole - 4 £45,000 - 1
Manchester - 4 £37,500 -
North West - 4 £37,500 -
Dorset - 4 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £58,750 -
East Sussex +16 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Southampton - 3 £60,000 -
London +31 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Yorkshire - 2 £48,750 -
Wiltshire - 2 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £48,750 -
Lewes - 2 £40,000 -
Croydon +9 1 £55,000 +0.91%
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Sowerby Bridge - 1 £50,000 -
Melksham - 1 £50,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £50,000 -
Leeds - 1 £47,500 -
Fareham - 1 £55,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 72 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 65 (90.28%) C
3 62 (86.11%) C++
4 38 (52.78%) Embedded C
5 35 (48.61%) Linux
6 27 (37.50%) Embedded C++
7 25 (34.72%) Electronics
8 20 (27.78%) Degree
9 19 (26.39%) Assembly Language
10 17 (23.61%) Embedded Systems
10 17 (23.61%) Embedded Software Development
10 17 (23.61%) Python
11 16 (22.22%) Multimedia
11 16 (22.22%) Video Processing
12 13 (18.06%) Embedded Linux
13 12 (16.67%) Java
14 11 (15.28%) Windows
15 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
15 10 (13.89%) Wireless
16 9 (12.50%) Project Management
16 9 (12.50%) Firmware
16 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
17 8 (11.11%) QA
18 7 (9.72%) 802.1X
18 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
18 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
18 7 (9.72%) Internet
18 7 (9.72%) Bluetooth
19 6 (8.33%) Manufacturing
19 6 (8.33%) Signal Processing

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
1 10 (13.89%) Wireless
2 7 (9.72%) Bluetooth
2 7 (9.72%) Internet
3 5 (6.94%) 802.11
3 5 (6.94%) RS-232
4 3 (4.17%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.78%) 3G
5 2 (2.78%) 802.15
5 2 (2.78%) HTTP
5 2 (2.78%) RS-485
5 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.39%) 2G
6 1 (1.39%) GPRS
6 1 (1.39%) GSM
6 1 (1.39%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 25 (34.72%) Electronics
2 16 (22.22%) Multimedia
3 6 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.56%) Games
4 4 (5.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.39%) Automotive
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Finance
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) 802.1X
2 5 (6.94%) Web Services
3 4 (5.56%) HTML
3 4 (5.56%) REST
4 3 (4.17%) JSON
5 2 (2.78%) Qt
6 1 (1.39%) .NET
6 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.39%) Flash
6 1 (1.39%) Middleware
6 1 (1.39%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.33%) Internet of Things
3 6 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.78%) CAN bus
5 2 (2.78%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.78%) Smart Energy
5 2 (2.78%) Smart Home
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) ASIC
6 1 (1.39%) Robotics
6 1 (1.39%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 35 (48.61%) Linux
2 13 (18.06%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (15.28%) Windows
4 6 (8.33%) Android
5 2 (2.78%) Unix
6 1 (1.39%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (23.61%) Embedded Software Development
3 16 (22.22%) Video Processing
4 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 9 (12.50%) Project Management
5 6 (8.33%) Android Development
5 6 (8.33%) Signal Processing
6 5 (6.94%) Cross-Platform Development
6 5 (6.94%) Software Architecture
7 4 (5.56%) API Design
7 4 (5.56%) Digital Signal Processing
7 4 (5.56%) Machine Learning
7 4 (5.56%) Multithreading
7 4 (5.56%) Web Application Development
8 3 (4.17%) Defect Tracking
8 3 (4.17%) Requirements Management
8 3 (4.17%) UML
9 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 65 (90.28%) C
2 62 (86.11%) C++
3 38 (52.78%) Embedded C
4 27 (37.50%) Embedded C++
5 19 (26.39%) Assembly Language
6 17 (23.61%) Python
7 12 (16.67%) Java
8 5 (6.94%) C#
8 5 (6.94%) Perl
9 4 (5.56%) Ruby
10 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
2 5 (6.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.39%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (1.39%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Freescale
2 1 (1.39%) Atmel
2 1 (1.39%) Renesas
2 1 (1.39%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago