Period
to 13 October 2019

The median annual salary for an Embedded Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

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

Embedded Engineer
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 108 125
Rank change year-on-year +11 +17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Engineer 44 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.51% 1.24% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 1.29% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 7
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +28.21% +20.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £28,750 £34,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £52,500 £48,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,649 1,707 1,510
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.07% 96.22% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,253 1,452 1,287
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £23,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Embedded Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings that featured Embedded Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Engineer in Wiltshire

Embedded Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded Engineer in Wiltshire

Embedded Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Engineer in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Embedded Engineer in Wiltshire

Embedded Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 13 October 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 23 £45,000 - 2
Malmesbury - 15 - -
Swindon -12 3 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Melksham - 2 - -
Chippenham -6 1 £55,000 +41.94%
Embedded Engineer
South West

Embedded Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, Embedded Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Embedded Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (77.27%) Software Engineering
1 34 (77.27%) Git (software)
2 33 (75.00%) JIRA
3 30 (68.18%) Firmware
4 29 (65.91%) C
5 26 (59.09%) C++
6 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (50.00%) Degree
8 20 (45.45%) Computer Science
8 20 (45.45%) Electronics
9 19 (43.18%) Games
10 15 (34.09%) Atlassian
10 15 (34.09%) Confluence
10 15 (34.09%) Python
11 14 (31.82%) Process Improvement
12 12 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (27.27%) PLM
12 12 (27.27%) Teamcenter
12 12 (27.27%) Manufacturing
13 7 (15.91%) Linux
14 5 (11.36%) Embedded Software Development
15 4 (9.09%) Scrum
15 4 (9.09%) Embedded C
16 3 (6.82%) ThreadX
16 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
16 3 (6.82%) Finance
16 3 (6.82%) Advertising
16 3 (6.82%) Validation
16 3 (6.82%) UML
16 3 (6.82%) Bluetooth

Embedded Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 15 (34.09%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) 3GPP
1 3 (6.82%) 802.11
1 3 (6.82%) 802.15
1 3 (6.82%) Bluetooth
1 3 (6.82%) MQTT
1 3 (6.82%) NFC
1 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (6.82%) ZigBee
2 2 (4.55%) FlexRay
3 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.27%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 34 (77.27%) Git (software)
2 33 (75.00%) JIRA
3 12 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.82%) Bitbucket Server
5 2 (4.55%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (45.45%) Electronics
2 19 (43.18%) Games
3 12 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.82%) Advertising
4 3 (6.82%) Finance
5 2 (4.55%) Automotive
6 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.55%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
1 2 (4.55%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.27%) CAN bus
2 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (6.82%) FreeRTOS
2 3 (6.82%) ThreadX
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Software Engineering
2 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 14 (31.82%) Process Improvement
5 12 (27.27%) PLM
6 5 (11.36%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 3 (6.82%) UML
8 3 (6.82%) Validation
9 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (4.55%) Decision-Making
9 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.55%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.55%) V-Model
10 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.27%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.27%) OO
10 1 (2.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) C
2 26 (59.09%) C++
3 15 (34.09%) Python
4 4 (9.09%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) MISRA
1 2 (4.55%) MISRA C
System Software
1 30 (68.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Atlassian