The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 51 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 24 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.17% 1.62% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.43% 4.00% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 6
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +8.97%
Embedded Systems
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
210 275 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 36.52% 40.38% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 146 198 196
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £52,625
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Dorset

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +24 20 £47,500 +15.15% 3
Embedded Systems
South West

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 20 (68.97%) Software Engineering
2 18 (62.07%) Systems Analysis
3 17 (58.62%) Wireless
3 17 (58.62%) Ethernet
3 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
3 17 (58.62%) VPN
3 17 (58.62%) RS-232
3 17 (58.62%) RS-485
4 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 16 (55.17%) NFC
5 15 (51.72%) MS Office
5 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
5 15 (51.72%) Driving Licence
6 10 (34.48%) C
6 10 (34.48%) C++
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
7 8 (27.59%) Electronics
7 8 (27.59%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (20.69%) UML
9 5 (17.24%) Embedded C
9 5 (17.24%) Embedded C++
9 5 (17.24%) Firmware
9 5 (17.24%) Project Management
9 5 (17.24%) Automotive
10 3 (10.34%) Qt
10 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
10 3 (10.34%) OOP
10 3 (10.34%) OO
10 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.34%) Linux Kernel Development

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
1 15 (51.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Ethernet
1 17 (58.62%) RS-232
1 17 (58.62%) RS-485
1 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
1 17 (58.62%) VPN
1 17 (58.62%) Wireless
2 16 (55.17%) NFC
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (27.59%) Electronics
2 5 (17.24%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Analyst
1 18 (62.07%) Systems Analyst
2 17 (58.62%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (44.83%) Project Analyst
3 13 (44.83%) Project Engineer
4 9 (31.03%) Software Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Firmware Engineer
7 4 (13.79%) Design Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) Principal Software Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Senior C Software Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Qt
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) MFC
3 1 (3.45%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) Struts
3 1 (3.45%) Swing
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Embedded Linux
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Software Engineering
2 18 (62.07%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (20.69%) UML
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Kernel Development
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.34%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) OOP
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) OOD
7 1 (3.45%) People Management
7 1 (3.45%) Presales
7 1 (3.45%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) C
1 10 (34.48%) C++
2 5 (17.24%) Embedded C
2 5 (17.24%) Embedded C++
3 2 (6.90%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
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