The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 49 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.92% 0.45% 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.83% 1.39% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Systems
Gloucestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
106 72 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 32.42% 32.29% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 89 64 86
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded Systems
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 7 (87.50%) UML
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) Algorithms
3 6 (75.00%) C#
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Subversion
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
4 5 (62.50%) Project Management
4 5 (62.50%) RUP
4 5 (62.50%) ClearCase
4 5 (62.50%) Ada
4 5 (62.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Electronics
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Physics
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Firmware
7 1 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (37.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C++ Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Graduate
4 3 (37.50%) C Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Junior C++ Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (25.00%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Junior
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Junior C Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior C Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Physics
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) UML
1 7 (87.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) RUP
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) Ada
3 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware