The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 31 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 803 736 725
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 66 93 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.092% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 63 121
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £81,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87953 80082 86084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.81% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71376 66038 73828
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Embedded Software Development
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Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in England

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in England

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Embedded Software Development Salary Histogram in England

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 31 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
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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
South East -24 30 £42,500 -7.60% 3
East of England -17 11 £48,750 +21.87% 6
London -34 8 £32,000 -51.69% 2
South West - 8 £47,500 - 2
West Midlands -5 4 £40,000 -15.78% 1
East Midlands -15 4 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Embedded Software Development
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Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 137 (80.59%) C
2 128 (75.29%) C++
3 121 (71.18%) Software Engineering
4 74 (43.53%) Electronics
5 70 (41.18%) Degree
6 60 (35.29%) Linux
7 55 (32.35%) C#
8 45 (26.47%) Computer Science
9 44 (25.88%) Embedded Systems
10 41 (24.12%) TCP/IP
11 40 (23.53%) OO
12 36 (21.18%) Assembly Language
12 36 (21.18%) Firmware
13 30 (17.65%) Embedded C
13 30 (17.65%) UML
13 30 (17.65%) Security Cleared
14 29 (17.06%) Configuration Management
15 28 (16.47%) Subversion
16 25 (14.71%) OOD
17 24 (14.12%) Military
18 23 (13.53%) Java
19 22 (12.94%) HTTP
19 22 (12.94%) Wireless
20 21 (12.35%) Requirements Analysis
21 20 (11.76%) Ethernet
21 20 (11.76%) ClearCase
22 17 (10.00%) Windows
22 17 (10.00%) .NET
23 16 (9.41%) Embedded C++
23 16 (9.41%) JTAG

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.18%) IIS
2 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.53%) MS Office
3 3 (1.76%) Doxygen
4 2 (1.18%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 41 (24.12%) TCP/IP
2 22 (12.94%) HTTP
2 22 (12.94%) Wireless
3 20 (11.76%) Ethernet
4 13 (7.65%) Bluetooth
5 12 (7.06%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (5.88%) GPRS
7 8 (4.71%) GSM
8 5 (2.94%) 802.15
9 4 (2.35%) 3G
9 4 (2.35%) LAN
9 4 (2.35%) WAN
10 3 (1.76%) LTE
10 3 (1.76%) ZigBee
11 2 (1.18%) IPsec
11 2 (1.18%) Internet
11 2 (1.18%) SAN
11 2 (1.18%) IPv6
11 2 (1.18%) PSTN
11 2 (1.18%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.59%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 28 (16.47%) Subversion
2 20 (11.76%) ClearCase
3 14 (8.24%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.71%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (2.35%) LabVIEW
5 4 (2.35%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (2.35%) VectorCAST
5 4 (2.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.18%) PVCS
6 2 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.18%) JIRA
6 2 (1.18%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.18%) Valgrind
6 2 (1.18%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.59%) Hudson
7 1 (0.59%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (0.59%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.59%) Maven
7 1 (0.59%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.59%) CodeWarrior
General
1 74 (43.53%) Electronics
2 24 (14.12%) Military
3 12 (7.06%) Aerospace
4 11 (6.47%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.88%) Automotive
6 9 (5.29%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.53%) Avionics
8 5 (2.94%) French Language
8 5 (2.94%) Finance
9 3 (1.76%) Marketing
9 3 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.76%) Back Office
10 2 (1.18%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (67.65%) Software Engineer
2 76 (44.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 21 (12.35%) Developer
4 18 (10.59%) Junior
5 14 (8.24%) Firmware Engineer
6 13 (7.65%) Software Developer
6 13 (7.65%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (7.65%) Junior Software Engineer
7 11 (6.47%) Junior Developer
8 10 (5.88%) Embedded Software Developer
9 8 (4.71%) Project Engineer
9 8 (4.71%) Junior Software Developer
10 7 (4.12%) Development Engineer
11 6 (3.53%) Electronics Engineer
11 6 (3.53%) Hardware Engineer
11 6 (3.53%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 4 (2.35%) Engineering Manager
12 4 (2.35%) Lead Developer
12 4 (2.35%) C++ Software Engineer
13 3 (1.76%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.00%) .NET
2 15 (8.82%) Middleware
2 15 (8.82%) MFC
3 7 (4.12%) HTML
4 5 (2.94%) Qt
4 5 (2.94%) JSF
5 4 (2.35%) WinForms
5 4 (2.35%) ADO.NET
5 4 (2.35%) WCF
5 4 (2.35%) WPF
6 2 (1.18%) Web Services
6 2 (1.18%) HTML5
7 1 (0.59%) JFace
7 1 (0.59%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.59%) JPA
7 1 (0.59%) CSS
7 1 (0.59%) POSIX
7 1 (0.59%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 44 (25.88%) Embedded Systems
3 36 (21.18%) Firmware
4 9 (5.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (5.29%) Physics
4 9 (5.29%) VHDL
5 8 (4.71%) Home Automation
6 7 (4.12%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.12%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.94%) Digital Media
7 5 (2.94%) DTV
7 5 (2.94%) Chip and PIN
7 5 (2.94%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.76%) Handset
9 2 (1.18%) IPTV
9 2 (1.18%) Wiki
9 2 (1.18%) Blog
9 2 (1.18%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.18%) Open Source
10 1 (0.59%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 60 (35.29%) Linux
2 17 (10.00%) Windows
3 13 (7.65%) Embedded Linux
4 12 (7.06%) Android
5 11 (6.47%) UNIX
6 7 (4.12%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.53%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.59%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (71.18%) Software Engineering
2 40 (23.53%) OO
3 30 (17.65%) UML
4 29 (17.06%) Configuration Management
5 25 (14.71%) OOD
6 21 (12.35%) Requirements Analysis
7 15 (8.82%) Video Processing
8 12 (7.06%) Multithreading
9 11 (6.47%) Image Processing
9 11 (6.47%) Software Architecture
9 11 (6.47%) Integration Testing
9 11 (6.47%) Software Testing
9 11 (6.47%) Scrum
10 10 (5.88%) Validation
11 9 (5.29%) Unit Testing
12 8 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.12%) Android Development
13 7 (4.12%) iOS Development
13 7 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 137 (80.59%) C
2 128 (75.29%) C++
3 55 (32.35%) C#
4 36 (21.18%) Assembly Language
5 30 (17.65%) Embedded C
6 23 (13.53%) Java
7 16 (9.41%) Embedded C++
8 13 (7.65%) Python
9 10 (5.88%) SQL
10 8 (4.71%) MATLAB
11 6 (3.53%) JavaScript
11 6 (3.53%) Ada
12 5 (2.94%) C-shell
13 4 (2.35%) Fortran
14 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.18%) VC++
14 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.59%) C++/CLI
15 1 (0.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 70 (41.18%) Degree
2 30 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.53%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.94%) PhD
5 3 (1.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.41%) JTAG
2 4 (2.35%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 2 (1.18%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.59%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 8 (4.71%) NEC
1 8 (4.71%) EMC
2 6 (3.53%) Xilinx
2 6 (3.53%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 5 (2.94%) QNX
4 3 (1.76%) IBM
5 2 (1.18%) Perforce
5 2 (1.18%) CA
5 2 (1.18%) Cisco
6 1 (0.59%) Sencha
6 1 (0.59%) Renesas
6 1 (0.59%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.59%) Huawei
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.59%) Adobe
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