The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 25 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 247 232 235
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 11 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.30% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.39% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 32
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.21%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6243 5840 6274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.13% 75.92% 74.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5126 4893 5321
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the East of England region.

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in the East of England

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Embedded Software Development Salary Histogram in the East of England

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire -10 5 £50,000 +66.66% 6
Hertfordshire -6 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Essex -4 1 £40,500 -2.40%
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
2 17 (58.62%) C
3 12 (41.38%) C++
4 10 (34.48%) Electronics
5 9 (31.03%) C#
5 9 (31.03%) UML
5 9 (31.03%) Wireless
5 9 (31.03%) Degree
6 8 (27.59%) VHDL
6 8 (27.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (24.14%) Linux
8 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
8 6 (20.69%) Xilinx
8 6 (20.69%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
10 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
10 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
11 3 (10.34%) Wiki
11 3 (10.34%) Blog
11 3 (10.34%) Marketing
11 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (10.34%) Handset
11 3 (10.34%) Java
11 3 (10.34%) VC++
11 3 (10.34%) Python
11 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
11 3 (10.34%) Firmware
11 3 (10.34%) Middleware

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Wireless
2 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.45%) 3GPP
3 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) UPnP
3 1 (3.45%) HSPA
3 1 (3.45%) LTE
3 1 (3.45%) DLNA
3 1 (3.45%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (3.45%) VectorCAST
4 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 10 (34.48%) Electronics
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Automotive
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Software Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Software Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Middleware
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) VHDL
1 8 (27.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (10.34%) Firmware
2 3 (10.34%) Handset
2 3 (10.34%) Wiki
2 3 (10.34%) Blog
3 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Physics
4 1 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.45%) DTV
4 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) UML
3 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Product Management
6 1 (3.45%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.45%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) CMMI
6 1 (3.45%) DMAIC
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C
2 12 (41.38%) C++
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) VC++
4 3 (10.34%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Ada
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Xilinx
1 6 (20.69%) Cypress Semiconductor
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