The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 52 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 36 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.26% 0.98% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.57% 2.75% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 36 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +8.97%
Embedded Systems
East Sussex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
420 363 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 49.70% 35.41% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 373 289 321
Average salary £42,500 £39,274 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.21% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Brighton

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Brighton

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 60 (86.96%) C
2 55 (79.71%) C++
3 54 (78.26%) Software Engineering
4 40 (57.97%) Electronics
5 31 (44.93%) Firmware
6 30 (43.48%) Degree
7 25 (36.23%) Manufacturing
7 25 (36.23%) Python
7 25 (36.23%) Unit Testing
7 25 (36.23%) Lua
7 25 (36.23%) Bash Shell
8 21 (30.43%) Computer Science
9 13 (18.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 13 (18.84%) CPLD
10 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
10 9 (13.04%) Mathematics
11 8 (11.59%) Qt
11 8 (11.59%) Windows
11 8 (11.59%) Linux
11 8 (11.59%) SQL
12 5 (7.25%) Configuration Management
13 3 (4.35%) Defect Tracking
14 2 (2.90%) Open Source
14 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
14 2 (2.90%) Coaching
14 2 (2.90%) Risk Management
14 2 (2.90%) Risk Assessment
14 2 (2.90%) Embedded C++
15 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (1.45%) Project Management

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (1.45%) MS Office
1 1 (1.45%) MS Project
General
1 40 (57.97%) Electronics
2 25 (36.23%) Manufacturing
3 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (81.16%) Embedded Engineer
2 50 (72.46%) C++ Software Engineer
2 50 (72.46%) Software Engineer
3 43 (62.32%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 42 (60.87%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 42 (60.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 27 (39.13%) Embedded C Engineer
5 27 (39.13%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 26 (37.68%) C Software Engineer
6 26 (37.68%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 26 (37.68%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 26 (37.68%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 26 (37.68%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (18.84%) Audio Engineer
7 13 (18.84%) FPGA Engineer
7 13 (18.84%) Hardware Engineer
8 8 (11.59%) C++ Programmer
8 8 (11.59%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (11.59%) Programmer
8 8 (11.59%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.84%) CPLD
2 13 (18.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (13.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.45%) CCTV
4 1 (1.45%) iPad
4 1 (1.45%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Linux
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (78.26%) Software Engineering
2 25 (36.23%) Unit Testing
3 5 (7.25%) Configuration Management
4 3 (4.35%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (2.90%) Coaching
5 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.90%) Open Source
5 2 (2.90%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (2.90%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.45%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.45%) Project Management
6 1 (1.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 60 (86.96%) C
2 55 (79.71%) C++
3 25 (36.23%) Bash Shell
3 25 (36.23%) Lua
3 25 (36.23%) Python
4 8 (11.59%) SQL
5 2 (2.90%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 30 (43.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 31 (44.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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