The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 39 16 29
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.01% 5.26% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 19.05% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -40.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Embedded Systems
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
52 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 26.26% 27.63% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 21
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,579 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Durham

Embedded Systems
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 8 (100.00%) Electronics
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) ISO 9000
2 7 (87.50%) EMC
2 7 (87.50%) Firmware
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Qt
2 7 (87.50%) LabVIEW
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Design Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Hardware Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) UNIX
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) ISO 9000
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) EMC