The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems 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 Systems over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 236 182 174
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -8
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 32 61 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.86% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 2.28% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 101
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +15.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Systems
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2689 2670 3312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.32% 37.45% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2147 2246 2766
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,646 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in the East of England

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in the East of England

Embedded Systems
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 Systems within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 September 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 -21 26 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Suffolk +10 5 £33,500 +1.51% 3
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 58 (75.32%) Software Engineering
2 51 (66.23%) C
3 49 (63.64%) C++
4 36 (46.75%) Degree
5 32 (41.56%) Computer Science
6 28 (36.36%) Mathematics
7 27 (35.06%) C#
7 27 (35.06%) Python
8 22 (28.57%) Windows
8 22 (28.57%) Java
8 22 (28.57%) Electronics
9 20 (25.97%) Cryptography
10 19 (24.68%) Wireless
10 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (24.68%) Linux
11 18 (23.38%) UNIX
12 17 (22.08%) ISO 9000
12 17 (22.08%) PKI
12 17 (22.08%) Security Cleared
13 16 (20.78%) Information Security
13 16 (20.78%) Internet
14 14 (18.18%) Firmware
15 12 (15.58%) Assembly Language
16 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
16 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 11 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
16 11 (14.29%) OpenStack
16 11 (14.29%) CloudStack
17 10 (12.99%) .NET
17 10 (12.99%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (14.29%) OpenStack
1 11 (14.29%) CloudStack
2 5 (6.49%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
2 3 (3.90%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.68%) Wireless
2 16 (20.78%) Internet
3 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 7 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 4 (5.19%) TETRA
5 4 (5.19%) Bluetooth
5 4 (5.19%) Broadband
6 3 (3.90%) GSM
6 3 (3.90%) 3G
7 2 (2.60%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) Hadoop
1 5 (6.49%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Subversion
2 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (28.57%) Electronics
2 8 (10.39%) Military
3 6 (7.79%) Automotive
4 5 (6.49%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.90%) Marketing
6 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (50.65%) Software Engineer
2 10 (12.99%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Test Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Lead Software Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Firmware Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Development Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Java Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Software Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Test Development Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Software Project Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Design Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) .NET
2 5 (6.49%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (5.19%) WinForms
3 4 (5.19%) HTML
4 3 (3.90%) OpenGL
5 2 (2.60%) WebKit
5 2 (2.60%) CSS
5 2 (2.60%) MFC
6 1 (1.30%) XML
6 1 (1.30%) Qt
6 1 (1.30%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.56%) Computer Science
2 28 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 20 (25.97%) Cryptography
4 17 (22.08%) PKI
5 14 (18.18%) Firmware
6 10 (12.99%) Management Information System
6 10 (12.99%) Device Driver
7 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (5.19%) Physics
8 4 (5.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (5.19%) VHDL
9 3 (3.90%) PMI
9 3 (3.90%) Open Source
9 3 (3.90%) User Experience
10 2 (2.60%) Robotics
10 2 (2.60%) Mechatronics
10 2 (2.60%) iPhone
10 2 (2.60%) IPTV
10 2 (2.60%) Verilog
11 1 (1.30%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Linux
3 18 (23.38%) UNIX
4 4 (5.19%) Android
5 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (75.32%) Software Engineering
2 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.78%) Information Security
4 11 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
5 10 (12.99%) Project Management
6 9 (11.69%) Product Management
7 8 (10.39%) OO
8 7 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (7.79%) OOP
9 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.49%) Software Architecture
11 4 (5.19%) Memory Management
11 4 (5.19%) Network Management
11 4 (5.19%) Signal Processing
11 4 (5.19%) Cyber Security
11 4 (5.19%) Information Assurance
11 4 (5.19%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.19%) Use Case
11 4 (5.19%) Multithreading
11 4 (5.19%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (66.23%) C
2 49 (63.64%) C++
3 27 (35.06%) C#
3 27 (35.06%) Python
4 22 (28.57%) Java
5 12 (15.58%) Assembly Language
6 6 (7.79%) Embedded C
7 4 (5.19%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.60%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.60%) Perl
8 2 (2.60%) SQL
9 1 (1.30%) Ruby
9 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (46.75%) Degree
2 17 (22.08%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (5.19%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.19%) ISEB
3 4 (5.19%) PhD
3 4 (5.19%) HND
4 3 (3.90%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.08%) ISO 9000
2 3 (3.90%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) EMC
3 2 (2.60%) Apple
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