The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 640 636 616
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 236 220 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.56% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 172 175 237
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Systems
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40537 39288 43034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.90% 39.37% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31905 32189 36486
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in England

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in England

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in England

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in England

Embedded Systems
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 Systems within the England region over the 3 months to 19 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
South East -19 91 £42,500 -5.55% 19
London +9 45 £50,000 - 1
East of England -49 35 £45,000 -7.21% 16
South West -16 25 £42,500 +21.42% 8
West Midlands -8 20 £37,500 +15.38% 4
East Midlands -3 8 £39,500 +41.07% 5
North West - 6 £39,750 - 5
Yorkshire -39 3 £39,500 +8.21% 2
North East -9 2 £32,000 -1.53%
Embedded Systems
UK

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 354 (75.00%) C++
2 345 (73.09%) C
3 240 (50.85%) Software Engineering
4 180 (38.14%) Linux
5 173 (36.65%) Degree
6 133 (28.18%) Electronics
7 132 (27.97%) C#
8 97 (20.55%) Computer Science
9 94 (19.92%) Java
10 93 (19.70%) OO
11 91 (19.28%) Firmware
12 87 (18.43%) UML
13 84 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
14 74 (15.68%) Python
15 69 (14.62%) Windows
16 68 (14.41%) Subversion
17 66 (13.98%) Security Cleared
18 65 (13.77%) TCP/IP
19 60 (12.71%) Project Management
20 55 (11.65%) ClearCase
21 49 (10.38%) Embedded C
22 46 (9.75%) Assembly Language
22 46 (9.75%) Telecoms
23 45 (9.53%) Waterfall
24 44 (9.32%) Git (software)
25 42 (8.90%) Mathematics
25 42 (8.90%) Embedded Software Development
25 42 (8.90%) Military
25 42 (8.90%) UNIX
26 41 (8.69%) Wireless

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (2.33%) OpenStack
1 11 (2.33%) CloudStack
2 5 (1.06%) Apache
3 4 (0.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.21%) CMS
4 1 (0.21%) Node.js
Applications
1 26 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.03%) Simulink
3 15 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.75%) MS Project
5 11 (2.33%) TargetLink
5 11 (2.33%) Stateflow
6 6 (1.27%) MS Office
7 2 (0.42%) CATIA
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 65 (13.77%) TCP/IP
2 41 (8.69%) Wireless
3 31 (6.57%) DVB
4 27 (5.72%) HTTP
4 27 (5.72%) ADSL
5 21 (4.45%) Ethernet
6 19 (4.03%) Internet
7 11 (2.33%) GSM
8 9 (1.91%) GPRS
9 8 (1.69%) Broadband
10 7 (1.48%) 3G
11 5 (1.06%) TETRA
11 5 (1.06%) LTE
11 5 (1.06%) 4G
11 5 (1.06%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.85%) SAN
12 4 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.64%) 802.15
13 3 (0.64%) LDAP
13 3 (0.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.06%) Hadoop
2 5 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (0.64%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.21%) MySQL
5 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 68 (14.41%) Subversion
2 55 (11.65%) ClearCase
3 44 (9.32%) Git (software)
4 33 (6.99%) GCC
5 24 (5.08%) GDB
6 23 (4.87%) Visual Studio
7 14 (2.97%) Bugzilla
8 12 (2.54%) Eclipse
8 12 (2.54%) Rational DOORS
9 8 (1.69%) Ant
9 8 (1.69%) LabVIEW
9 8 (1.69%) Maven
9 8 (1.69%) JIRA
10 3 (0.64%) FogBugz
11 2 (0.42%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.21%) NUnit
12 1 (0.21%) Valgrind
12 1 (0.21%) CppUnit
12 1 (0.21%) PVCS
General
1 133 (28.18%) Electronics
2 46 (9.75%) Telecoms
3 42 (8.90%) Military
4 38 (8.05%) Manufacturing
5 24 (5.08%) Automotive
6 12 (2.54%) Finance
7 7 (1.48%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.27%) Marketing
8 6 (1.27%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.85%) Banking
10 3 (0.64%) Games
11 2 (0.42%) Advertising
11 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.42%) Front Office
12 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 186 (39.41%) Software Engineer
2 99 (20.97%) Developer
3 53 (11.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 46 (9.75%) Development Engineer
5 40 (8.47%) Senior Software Engineer
6 36 (7.63%) Firmware Engineer
7 33 (6.99%) C++ Developer
8 32 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
9 27 (5.72%) Java Developer
10 24 (5.08%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 23 (4.87%) C++ Software Engineer
12 22 (4.66%) Test Engineer
13 21 (4.45%) Graduate
13 21 (4.45%) Electronics Engineer
13 21 (4.45%) C Developer
14 19 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
14 19 (4.03%) Junior
15 18 (3.81%) Hardware Engineer
16 16 (3.39%) Software Developer
17 15 (3.18%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.99%) .NET
2 18 (3.81%) Qt
3 12 (2.54%) Spring
3 12 (2.54%) MFC
3 12 (2.54%) XML
4 11 (2.33%) HTML
5 7 (1.48%) WinForms
5 7 (1.48%) ICEfaces
6 5 (1.06%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (1.06%) JSF
6 5 (1.06%) CSS
6 5 (1.06%) OpenGL
7 4 (0.85%) Middleware
7 4 (0.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (0.85%) HTML5
8 3 (0.64%) OpenCV
8 3 (0.64%) POSIX
8 3 (0.64%) STL
8 3 (0.64%) Web Services
8 3 (0.64%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 97 (20.55%) Computer Science
2 91 (19.28%) Firmware
3 42 (8.90%) Mathematics
4 32 (6.78%) Device Driver
5 29 (6.14%) MPEG
6 28 (5.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 26 (5.51%) VHDL
8 20 (4.24%) Cryptography
8 20 (4.24%) Physics
9 17 (3.60%) Open Source
9 17 (3.60%) PKI
10 15 (3.18%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.54%) Verilog
11 12 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (2.33%) IPTV
13 8 (1.69%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.69%) Home Automation
14 6 (1.27%) STB
15 5 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
16 4 (0.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 180 (38.14%) Linux
2 69 (14.62%) Windows
3 42 (8.90%) UNIX
4 31 (6.57%) Embedded Linux
5 19 (4.03%) Android
6 13 (2.75%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.33%) VxWorks
8 7 (1.48%) LynxOS
9 2 (0.42%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (50.85%) Software Engineering
2 93 (19.70%) OO
3 87 (18.43%) UML
4 84 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (12.71%) Project Management
6 45 (9.53%) Waterfall
7 42 (8.90%) Embedded Software Development
8 39 (8.26%) Configuration Management
9 36 (7.63%) RUP
10 32 (6.78%) OOD
11 31 (6.57%) Signal Processing
12 27 (5.72%) DRM
12 27 (5.72%) Multithreading
13 20 (4.24%) Validation
14 19 (4.03%) Information Security
14 19 (4.03%) Requirements Analysis
15 18 (3.81%) OOP
16 17 (3.60%) TDD
16 17 (3.60%) Software Testing
17 15 (3.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 354 (75.00%) C++
2 345 (73.09%) C
3 132 (27.97%) C#
4 94 (19.92%) Java
5 74 (15.68%) Python
6 49 (10.38%) Embedded C
7 46 (9.75%) Assembly Language
8 36 (7.63%) Ada
9 34 (7.20%) Embedded C++
10 22 (4.66%) Perl
11 21 (4.45%) Bash Shell
12 19 (4.03%) MATLAB
12 19 (4.03%) SQL
13 16 (3.39%) Lua
14 13 (2.75%) Objective-C
15 12 (2.54%) JavaScript
16 7 (1.48%) VC++
17 5 (1.06%) Ruby
18 4 (0.85%) C-shell
18 4 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 173 (36.65%) Degree
2 66 (13.98%) Security Cleared
3 27 (5.72%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.12%) Chartered Engineer
5 8 (1.69%) PhD
6 6 (1.27%) HND
7 4 (0.85%) ISEB
7 4 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.64%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.42%) MCP
9 2 (0.42%) HNC
9 2 (0.42%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.21%) CISSP
10 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.21%) CCNA
10 1 (0.21%) CISA
10 1 (0.21%) CISM
10 1 (0.21%) GIAC
10 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.30%) ISO 9000
2 20 (4.24%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.91%) QA
3 9 (1.91%) DO-178B
4 7 (1.48%) JTAG
4 7 (1.48%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.64%) NFS
2 2 (0.42%) Xen
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) XenServer
3 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (5.51%) Broadcom
2 25 (5.30%) Microsoft
3 19 (4.03%) EMC
4 11 (2.33%) MathWorks
4 11 (2.33%) MKS
5 8 (1.69%) NEC
5 8 (1.69%) Oracle
6 7 (1.48%) HP
6 7 (1.48%) Embarcadero
6 7 (1.48%) Borland
7 6 (1.27%) Apple
8 4 (0.85%) Cisco
9 2 (0.42%) Symbian
9 2 (0.42%) Toshiba
9 2 (0.42%) Citrix
9 2 (0.42%) CA
9 2 (0.42%) SolidWorks
9 2 (0.42%) VMware
9 2 (0.42%) Huawei
10 1 (0.21%) Xilinx
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