The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 318 314 334
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 8 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.066% 0.050% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.12% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 1
Average salary £45,000 £67,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +37.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Systems
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4433 5032 5266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.81% 41.52% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3683 4410 4820
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in the City of London

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in the City of London

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 13 (92.86%) C++
2 12 (85.71%) C
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 8 (57.14%) Degree
5 7 (50.00%) GCC
5 7 (50.00%) GDB
6 5 (35.71%) Embedded C
6 5 (35.71%) Embedded C++
7 4 (28.57%) Ada
8 3 (21.43%) UML
8 3 (21.43%) OO
8 3 (21.43%) RUP
8 3 (21.43%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) Java
8 3 (21.43%) Project Management
8 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 3 (21.43%) ClearCase
8 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (21.43%) Subversion
9 2 (14.29%) STB
9 2 (14.29%) Electronics
9 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (14.29%) DVB
9 2 (14.29%) Perl
9 2 (14.29%) UNIX
9 2 (14.29%) Windows

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DVB
2 1 (7.14%) ADSL
2 1 (7.14%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) GCC
1 7 (50.00%) GDB
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) ClearCase
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Ant
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Embedded C Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) STL
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) STB
3 1 (7.14%) MPEG
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) IPTV
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) LynxOS
3 1 (7.14%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) UML
1 3 (21.43%) OO
1 3 (21.43%) RUP
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
1 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
1 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) MODAF
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (7.14%) Signal Processing
2 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C++
2 12 (85.71%) C
3 5 (35.71%) Embedded C
3 5 (35.71%) Embedded C++
4 4 (28.57%) Ada
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (14.29%) Python
7 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
7 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Huawei
1 1 (7.14%) Broadcom