The first 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 18 April 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 704 569 483
Rank change year-on-year
-135 -86
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 199 296 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.28% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.86% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 176 233 385
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37546 34232 38718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.22% 32.89% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29975 28091 32949
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Embedded Systems
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -56 68 £40,000 -3.61% 19
East of England -42 44 £45,000 - 20
South West +8 30 £37,500 -11.76% 5
London -90 26 £43,750 +9.37% 4
West Midlands +16 12 £35,000 -33.33% 4
North East -6 7 £35,000 +18.64% 2
Yorkshire -37 5 £40,000 - 1
North West -12 4 £38,750 +10.71% 1
East Midlands -22 3 £35,000 - 5
Embedded Systems
UK

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 287 (69.16%) C
2 277 (66.75%) C++
3 255 (61.45%) Software Engineering
4 173 (41.69%) Degree
5 133 (32.05%) Electronics
6 124 (29.88%) Linux
7 94 (22.65%) C#
8 83 (20.00%) Embedded C
9 74 (17.83%) OO
10 71 (17.11%) Assembly Language
11 66 (15.90%) TCP/IP
12 65 (15.66%) Computer Science
13 57 (13.73%) Python
14 56 (13.49%) Firmware
15 52 (12.53%) Windows
16 48 (11.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 46 (11.08%) Security Cleared
18 45 (10.84%) Java
19 41 (9.88%) Military
20 39 (9.40%) MATLAB
21 38 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
22 36 (8.67%) OOD
23 35 (8.43%) .NET
23 35 (8.43%) Device Driver
23 35 (8.43%) Mathematics
24 33 (7.95%) Freescale
24 33 (7.95%) UML
25 32 (7.71%) Automotive
26 31 (7.47%) Subversion
26 31 (7.47%) Multithreading

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (5.06%) Simulink
2 7 (1.69%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.20%) MS Project
4 4 (0.96%) CATIA
5 1 (0.24%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 66 (15.90%) TCP/IP
2 27 (6.51%) Wireless
3 24 (5.78%) Internet
4 19 (4.58%) Ethernet
4 19 (4.58%) HTTP
5 10 (2.41%) NAS
5 10 (2.41%) LTE
5 10 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (2.41%) 3G
5 10 (2.41%) SAN
5 10 (2.41%) FTP
6 9 (2.17%) 4G
7 6 (1.45%) VoIP
7 6 (1.45%) Broadband
8 5 (1.20%) LDAP
8 5 (1.20%) DHCP
8 5 (1.20%) PSTN
8 5 (1.20%) Kerberos
8 5 (1.20%) DNS
9 4 (0.96%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.24%) MySQL
4 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (7.47%) Subversion
2 25 (6.02%) Visual Studio
3 16 (3.86%) ClearCase
4 12 (2.89%) JIRA
5 11 (2.65%) Eclipse
5 11 (2.65%) Mercurial
5 11 (2.65%) GCC
6 10 (2.41%) Bugzilla
7 8 (1.93%) GDB
8 7 (1.69%) NUnit
8 7 (1.69%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.69%) QUnit
9 5 (1.20%) FogBugz
10 4 (0.96%) Maven
10 4 (0.96%) Ant
11 3 (0.72%) LabVIEW
11 3 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.48%) CppUnit
12 2 (0.48%) Valgrind
13 1 (0.24%) NetBeans
General
1 133 (32.05%) Electronics
2 41 (9.88%) Military
3 32 (7.71%) Automotive
4 30 (7.23%) Manufacturing
5 26 (6.27%) Telecoms
6 24 (5.78%) Finance
7 11 (2.65%) Front Office
8 10 (2.41%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.20%) Games
10 4 (0.96%) Banking
11 3 (0.72%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.48%) Marketing
12 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 194 (46.75%) Software Engineer
2 90 (21.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 85 (20.48%) Developer
4 62 (14.94%) C Software Engineer
5 43 (10.36%) C++ Software Engineer
6 39 (9.40%) Embedded C Engineer
7 37 (8.92%) Senior Software Engineer
8 36 (8.67%) Junior
9 31 (7.47%) C++ Developer
10 29 (6.99%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 25 (6.02%) Software Developer
12 22 (5.30%) Team Leader
13 21 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
13 21 (5.06%) Graduate
14 20 (4.82%) Senior Developer
15 17 (4.10%) C Developer
16 16 (3.86%) Firmware Engineer
16 16 (3.86%) Junior Software Engineer
17 13 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
18 12 (2.89%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.43%) .NET
2 24 (5.78%) HTML
3 19 (4.58%) ASP.NET
4 17 (4.10%) STL
5 15 (3.61%) CSS
6 14 (3.37%) XML
7 12 (2.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 11 (2.65%) POSIX
8 11 (2.65%) Qt
8 11 (2.65%) WPF
9 10 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (1.93%) Backbone.js
10 8 (1.93%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.93%) .NET Framework
10 8 (1.93%) ActiveX
11 7 (1.69%) MFC
11 7 (1.69%) OpenGL
11 7 (1.69%) jQuery
12 6 (1.45%) WebKit
12 6 (1.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 65 (15.66%) Computer Science
2 56 (13.49%) Firmware
3 48 (11.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 35 (8.43%) Device Driver
4 35 (8.43%) Mathematics
5 30 (7.23%) Physics
6 25 (6.02%) VHDL
7 22 (5.30%) Verilog
8 14 (3.37%) Open Source
9 13 (3.13%) Cryptography
10 9 (2.17%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.93%) IPTV
12 7 (1.69%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.69%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.45%) ASIC
14 4 (0.96%) iPhone
14 4 (0.96%) MPEG
15 3 (0.72%) CESG
15 3 (0.72%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 124 (29.88%) Linux
2 52 (12.53%) Windows
3 30 (7.23%) UNIX
4 19 (4.58%) Android
5 14 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 13 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.45%) Windows CE
8 5 (1.20%) VxWorks
9 4 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.96%) LynxOS
10 3 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (61.45%) Software Engineering
2 74 (17.83%) OO
3 38 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (8.67%) OOD
5 33 (7.95%) UML
6 31 (7.47%) Multithreading
7 30 (7.23%) Embedded Software Development
8 23 (5.54%) Project Management
9 19 (4.58%) Low Latency
10 17 (4.10%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 16 (3.86%) Resource Management
11 16 (3.86%) Scrum
12 15 (3.61%) RUP
12 15 (3.61%) Signal Processing
13 13 (3.13%) Memory Management
14 12 (2.89%) Content Management
14 12 (2.89%) MVC
14 12 (2.89%) Configuration Management
15 11 (2.65%) Quality Management
15 11 (2.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 287 (69.16%) C
2 277 (66.75%) C++
3 94 (22.65%) C#
4 83 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 71 (17.11%) Assembly Language
6 57 (13.73%) Python
7 45 (10.84%) Java
8 39 (9.40%) MATLAB
9 23 (5.54%) JavaScript
10 20 (4.82%) Embedded C++
11 18 (4.34%) Perl
12 11 (2.65%) Ada
12 11 (2.65%) VB
13 10 (2.41%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.93%) SQL
15 7 (1.69%) VC++
15 7 (1.69%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.45%) Lua
17 5 (1.20%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.48%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 173 (41.69%) Degree
2 46 (11.08%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.58%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.41%) PhD
5 3 (0.72%) HNC
5 3 (0.72%) HND
6 1 (0.24%) MCP
6 1 (0.24%) CCNA
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.24%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.51%) IEC 61508
2 16 (3.86%) QA
3 6 (1.45%) ISO 9000
4 5 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.20%) JTAG
4 5 (1.20%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.72%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (2.41%) NFS
2 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) Xen
3 1 (0.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (7.95%) Freescale
2 14 (3.37%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.65%) Altera
4 10 (2.41%) Xilinx
5 8 (1.93%) Hitachi
6 7 (1.69%) Embarcadero
6 7 (1.69%) Borland
6 7 (1.69%) Cisco
7 6 (1.45%) Adobe
7 6 (1.45%) CA
8 5 (1.20%) EMC
8 5 (1.20%) Intel
8 5 (1.20%) Broadcom
9 4 (0.96%) SolidWorks
9 4 (0.96%) Toshiba
9 4 (0.96%) HP
10 3 (0.72%) QNX
11 2 (0.48%) Huawei
11 2 (0.48%) Google
11 2 (0.48%) VMware
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum - Flexible Core hours, Pension, Child Care
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West
Experis Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Doyen
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Pension + Health + perks
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum - Bonus, Pension, Health/Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum £30,000 - £50,000 + Bene
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
RE & M (Recruiting Engineers & Managers) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago