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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 59 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 31 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.66% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.05% 0.99% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.95%
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
385 303 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 45.45% 33.97% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 322 246 197
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,063
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
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 5 February 2016.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Brighton

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 48 (73.85%) C
2 42 (64.62%) C++
2 42 (64.62%) Software Engineering
3 41 (63.08%) Electronics
4 28 (43.08%) Degree
5 24 (36.92%) Firmware
6 22 (33.85%) Manufacturing
7 21 (32.31%) Python
7 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
7 21 (32.31%) Lua
7 21 (32.31%) Unit Testing
8 17 (26.15%) Mathematics
8 17 (26.15%) Telecoms
9 15 (23.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 15 (23.08%) CPLD
10 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
11 9 (13.85%) Qt
11 9 (13.85%) Windows
11 9 (13.85%) Linux
11 9 (13.85%) SQL
12 8 (12.31%) MS Project
12 8 (12.31%) MS Office
12 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2
12 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (12.31%) Project Management
12 8 (12.31%) CCTV
12 8 (12.31%) SCADA
13 4 (6.15%) Defect Tracking
13 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 8 (12.31%) MS Office
1 8 (12.31%) MS Project
General
1 41 (63.08%) Electronics
2 22 (33.85%) Manufacturing
3 17 (26.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (70.77%) Embedded Engineer
2 39 (60.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 39 (60.00%) Software Engineer
3 31 (47.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 30 (46.15%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 30 (46.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 24 (36.92%) Embedded C Engineer
5 24 (36.92%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 23 (35.38%) C Software Engineer
6 23 (35.38%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 23 (35.38%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 23 (35.38%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 23 (35.38%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (23.08%) Audio Engineer
7 15 (23.08%) FPGA Engineer
7 15 (23.08%) Hardware Engineer
8 9 (13.85%) C++ Programmer
8 9 (13.85%) Programmer
8 9 (13.85%) Software Programmer
9 8 (12.31%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Mathematics
2 15 (23.08%) CPLD
2 15 (23.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
4 8 (12.31%) CCTV
4 8 (12.31%) SCADA
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Linux
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (64.62%) Software Engineering
2 21 (32.31%) Unit Testing
3 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2
3 8 (12.31%) Project Management
4 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.15%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (3.08%) Open Source
5 2 (3.08%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (3.08%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.54%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (1.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 48 (73.85%) C
2 42 (64.62%) C++
3 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
3 21 (32.31%) Lua
3 21 (32.31%) Python
4 9 (13.85%) SQL
5 2 (3.08%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 28 (43.08%) Degree
2 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 24 (36.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft