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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank - 29 28
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 0 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 2.03% 4.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 7.14% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 9
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Systems
Essex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41 42 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 28.67% 28.38% 36.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 50
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Colchester

Embedded Systems
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree