The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 86 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.43% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.71% 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -4.87%
Embedded Systems
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
468 544 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.29% 33.15% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 274 323 239
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,650 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Embedded Systems
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (90.91%) Linux
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
1 10 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (72.73%) Assembly Language
2 8 (72.73%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Emacs
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) VHDL
4 1 (9.09%) Verilog
4 1 (9.09%) DO-178B
4 1 (9.09%) DO-254
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (9.09%) Avionics

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Emacs
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Security Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (9.09%) VHDL
2 1 (9.09%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) System Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Assembly Language
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) DO-178B
1 1 (9.09%) DO-254