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 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 83 76 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.12% 0.40% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 1.81% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
201 166 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.59% 22.37% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 142 118 86
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) FogBugz
3 5 (71.43%) Device Driver
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) C++

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 5 (71.43%) FogBugz
General
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Device Driver
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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