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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 25 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 4 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 3.67% 6.25% 1.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.43% 12.07% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -15.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
35 58 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 32.11% 51.79% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 22
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,433 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Qt

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) EMC