The first 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 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 223 199 189
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -10
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 40 61 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.78% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 2.73% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 76
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2312 2234 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.86% 28.52% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1857 1898 2088
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,928 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Embedded Systems
England

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 11 July 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 11 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 -16 37 £45,500 -9.00% 8
Suffolk +7 1 £33,500 +1.51%
Embedded Systems
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 66 (79.52%) C
2 60 (72.29%) C++
3 58 (69.88%) Software Engineering
4 35 (42.17%) Degree
5 34 (40.96%) Electronics
6 25 (30.12%) Wireless
7 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
7 22 (26.51%) Python
8 19 (22.89%) Linux
9 18 (21.69%) Mathematics
10 17 (20.48%) Firmware
10 17 (20.48%) Assembly Language
11 16 (19.28%) OO
12 15 (18.07%) Windows
12 15 (18.07%) C#
13 14 (16.87%) Java
14 12 (14.46%) Embedded C
14 12 (14.46%) Physics
14 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (13.25%) UNIX
16 10 (12.05%) ISO 9000
16 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP
16 10 (12.05%) Internet
16 10 (12.05%) Device Driver
16 10 (12.05%) Cryptography
16 10 (12.05%) PKI
17 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
17 9 (10.84%) VHDL
18 8 (9.64%) Ethernet
18 8 (9.64%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 7 (8.43%) CMS
2 6 (7.23%) OpenStack
2 6 (7.23%) CloudStack
3 2 (2.41%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Office
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.61%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.12%) Wireless
2 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.05%) Internet
3 8 (9.64%) Ethernet
4 4 (4.82%) TETRA
4 4 (4.82%) Bluetooth
4 4 (4.82%) Broadband
5 2 (2.41%) GSM
5 2 (2.41%) 3G
5 2 (2.41%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.20%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Subversion
2 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (40.96%) Electronics
2 7 (8.43%) Automotive
3 5 (6.02%) Multimedia
4 4 (4.82%) Military
5 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (49.40%) Software Engineer
2 21 (25.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (13.25%) Firmware Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Junior
5 8 (9.64%) Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.43%) Documentation Manager
6 7 (8.43%) Technical Team Leader
6 7 (8.43%) Electronics Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Junior Software Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) C Software Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Embedded C Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) .NET
1 7 (8.43%) XML
2 5 (6.02%) OpenGL
2 5 (6.02%) HTML
3 4 (4.82%) CSS
3 4 (4.82%) WebKit
4 3 (3.61%) WinForms
5 2 (2.41%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.41%) MFC
6 1 (1.20%) Qt
6 1 (1.20%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
2 18 (21.69%) Mathematics
3 17 (20.48%) Firmware
4 12 (14.46%) Physics
5 10 (12.05%) Device Driver
5 10 (12.05%) Cryptography
5 10 (12.05%) PKI
6 9 (10.84%) VHDL
7 8 (9.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (7.23%) Verilog
8 6 (7.23%) ASIC
8 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
9 5 (6.02%) Open Source
10 4 (4.82%) IPTV
10 4 (4.82%) iPhone
11 3 (3.61%) PMI
12 2 (2.41%) MPEG
12 2 (2.41%) Streaming Video
13 1 (1.20%) Telematics
13 1 (1.20%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Linux
2 15 (18.07%) Windows
3 11 (13.25%) UNIX
4 5 (6.02%) Android
5 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.88%) Software Engineering
2 16 (19.28%) OO
3 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.64%) Information Security
4 8 (9.64%) Project Management
5 7 (8.43%) UML
5 7 (8.43%) Content Management
6 6 (7.23%) Product Management
6 6 (7.23%) Requirements Engineering
7 5 (6.02%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.82%) Manual Testing
8 4 (4.82%) OOP
8 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.82%) OOD
8 4 (4.82%) Test Automation
8 4 (4.82%) Use Case
8 4 (4.82%) Signal Processing
9 3 (3.61%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (3.61%) Digital Signal Processing
9 3 (3.61%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 66 (79.52%) C
2 60 (72.29%) C++
3 22 (26.51%) Python
4 17 (20.48%) Assembly Language
5 15 (18.07%) C#
6 14 (16.87%) Java
7 12 (14.46%) Embedded C
8 8 (9.64%) Embedded C++
9 5 (6.02%) MATLAB
10 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.61%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.41%) Perl
13 1 (1.20%) SQL
13 1 (1.20%) Ruby
13 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (42.17%) Degree
2 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) PhD
4 4 (4.82%) ISEB
5 3 (3.61%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.41%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) ISO 9000
2 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.41%) EMC
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