The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 56 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 1 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.31% 0.37% 4.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 1.05% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +72.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Systems
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
128 95 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 39.26% 35.32% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 126 87 83
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Bedford region.

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Bedford

Embedded Systems
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded Systems.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded Systems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared