The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 117 115 129
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.89% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 8
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +37.68%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
606 676 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.30% 36.52% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 437 557 650
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Milton Keynes -5 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Aylesbury - 2 - -
Embedded Systems
South East

Embedded Systems
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 14 (70.00%) C
2 13 (65.00%) Electronics
3 11 (55.00%) Firmware
4 10 (50.00%) Signal Processing
4 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (50.00%) C++
5 5 (25.00%) VHDL
5 5 (25.00%) Verilog
5 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.00%) Physics
7 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Information Security
7 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
7 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Python
7 2 (10.00%) C#
8 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
8 1 (5.00%) Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (65.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Development Engineer
2 11 (55.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Development Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (25.00%) VHDL
1 5 (25.00%) Verilog
2 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) Physics
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 10 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.00%) Information Security
2 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C
2 10 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Firmware