The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 18 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 5.68% 2.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 31.25% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £31,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
Miscellaneous Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 18.18% 25.00% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 23
Average salary £31,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,378 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Embedded Systems
North East

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 21 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Qt
2 7 (77.78%) LabVIEW
2 7 (77.78%) EMC
2 7 (77.78%) MS Project
2 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) ISO 9000
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) MS Project
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Design Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Hardware Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
2 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) EMC