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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank - 100 105
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.39% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
617 519 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 49.09% 38.13% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 414 292 299
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) Tcl
5 1 (20.00%) Firmware
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Algorithms

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware