The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 64 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 3 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.51% 2.42% 1.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 8.22% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 10
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Systems
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
122 146 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.64% 29.49% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 106 99 203
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,725
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Coventry

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Coventry

Embedded Systems
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (100.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Firmware
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) CAN bus
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (40.00%) Simulink
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) HNC
3 2 (40.00%) HND
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Broadband
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (40.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Simulink
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Broadband
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (40.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Verification Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) HNC
1 2 (40.00%) HND
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware