The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 46 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.64% 1.33% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.20% 3.08% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Embedded Systems
Derbyshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
119 130 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 39.14% 43.19% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 99 93 67
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,550 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £66,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Derby

Embedded Systems
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 21 (95.45%) Firmware
2 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
2 17 (77.27%) Electronics
3 15 (68.18%) C
4 14 (63.64%) C++
4 14 (63.64%) Visual Studio
4 14 (63.64%) Embedded C
4 14 (63.64%) Embedded C++
4 14 (63.64%) EMC
4 14 (63.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (63.64%) Automotive
4 14 (63.64%) Validation
4 14 (63.64%) Mentor Graphics
4 14 (63.64%) Fujitsu
4 14 (63.64%) Telematics
4 14 (63.64%) Atmel
4 14 (63.64%) Freescale
4 14 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (63.64%) NEC
5 7 (31.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (31.82%) VHDL
6 5 (22.73%) Military
7 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
7 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 2 (9.09%) Advertising
8 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
8 1 (4.55%) DO-178B
8 1 (4.55%) Degree

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 14 (63.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (77.27%) Electronics
2 14 (63.64%) Automotive
3 5 (22.73%) Military
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Hardware Engineer
2 16 (72.73%) Design Engineer
3 14 (63.64%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 14 (63.64%) Telematics
1 14 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (31.82%) VHDL
2 7 (31.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
2 14 (63.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C
2 14 (63.64%) C++
2 14 (63.64%) Embedded C
2 14 (63.64%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) DO-178B
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) EMC
1 14 (63.64%) NEC
1 14 (63.64%) Mentor Graphics
1 14 (63.64%) Fujitsu
1 14 (63.64%) Atmel
1 14 (63.64%) Freescale