The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 213 215 204
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 10 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.088% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.25% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 14
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £39,100 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £56,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -4.87%
Embedded Systems
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1803 2008 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.43% 35.26% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1364 1447
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Berkshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -9 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Newbury - 4 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £30,000 -
Embedded Systems
South East

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 27 (93.10%) C
1 27 (93.10%) C++
2 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
3 23 (79.31%) Linux
4 14 (48.28%) Degree
5 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
5 12 (41.38%) Embedded C
6 11 (37.93%) Embedded C++
6 11 (37.93%) FTP
6 11 (37.93%) HTTP
6 11 (37.93%) Kerberos
6 11 (37.93%) NFS
6 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
6 11 (37.93%) UNIX
6 11 (37.93%) Python
6 11 (37.93%) LDAP
6 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
6 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.79%) C#
8 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
8 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
8 3 (10.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (6.90%) Economics
9 2 (6.90%) OO
9 2 (6.90%) Windows
9 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
9 2 (6.90%) Simulink
9 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
10 1 (3.45%) Automotive
10 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) FTP
1 11 (37.93%) HTTP
1 11 (37.93%) Kerberos
1 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
1 11 (37.93%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) LabVIEW
1 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Software Engineer
2 12 (41.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) Graduate
3 11 (37.93%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Sales Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Junior
4 1 (3.45%) Developer
4 1 (3.45%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
2 3 (10.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (6.90%) Economics
4 1 (3.45%) VHDL
4 1 (3.45%) Physics
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
3 2 (6.90%) OO
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) UML
4 1 (3.45%) Business Development
4 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) C
1 27 (93.10%) C++
2 12 (41.38%) Embedded C
3 11 (37.93%) Embedded C++
3 11 (37.93%) Python
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.45%) VC++
6 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) NFS
2 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) SAP