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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 307 320 339
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.096% 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.018% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £46,250 £62,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +27.55%
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
5014 5449 6062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.67% 46.72% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4135 4758 5544
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 15 (93.75%) C
1 15 (93.75%) C++
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Degree
3 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
3 9 (56.25%) GCC
3 9 (56.25%) GDB
4 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 6 (37.50%) Embedded C++
5 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Subversion
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Electronics
6 3 (18.75%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) RUP
6 3 (18.75%) ClearCase
6 3 (18.75%) Ada
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) UNIX
7 2 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) DVB
7 2 (12.50%) STB

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (12.50%) DVB
2 1 (6.25%) ADSL
2 1 (6.25%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) GCC
1 9 (56.25%) GDB
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) ClearCase
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
3 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) ICEfaces
1 1 (6.25%) OpenGL ES
1 1 (6.25%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) STB
3 1 (6.25%) Animation
3 1 (6.25%) IPTV
3 1 (6.25%) Firmware
3 1 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (6.25%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) LynxOS
4 1 (6.25%) VxWorks
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) UML
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) RUP
3 1 (6.25%) MODAF
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C
1 15 (93.75%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded C++
3 3 (18.75%) Ada
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Huawei
1 1 (6.25%) Broadcom
1 1 (6.25%) HP