The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 133 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 2 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 1.25% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
Embedded Systems
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
745 638 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.23% 32.60% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 657 497 602
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Bristol

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Bristol

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
3 2 (50.00%) MS Project
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Mechatronics
3 2 (50.00%) Physics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (50.00%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (50.00%) Arduino
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) WiMAX
4 1 (25.00%) JTAG
4 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (25.00%) 4G
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) TETRA
2 1 (25.00%) WiMAX
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) DSP Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) DSP Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Handset Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Arduino
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
1 2 (50.00%) Mechatronics
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
1 2 (50.00%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft