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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
dSPACE TargetLink
Rank 860 846 855
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing TargetLink 15 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.092% 0.013% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
TargetLink
UK

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

Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16311 15159 16049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.11% 15.09% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13096 12678 13794
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

TargetLink
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

TargetLink Jobs Demand Trend in England

TargetLink
Salary Trend in England

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

TargetLink Salary Trend in England

TargetLink
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TargetLink within the England region over the 3 months to 2 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
West Midlands - 11 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £46,000 -
South East -20 2 - -
East of England - 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
TargetLink
UK

TargetLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing TargetLink 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 TargetLink.

1 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) Automotive
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) Simulink
3 11 (73.33%) Degree
3 11 (73.33%) Electronics
4 10 (66.67%) Assembly Language
4 10 (66.67%) C++
4 10 (66.67%) UML
5 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) C#
5 9 (60.00%) Yourdon
5 9 (60.00%) MKS
5 9 (60.00%) Stateflow
5 9 (60.00%) Configuration Management
5 9 (60.00%) MathWorks
5 9 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (60.00%) Requirements Management
5 9 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
5 9 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (60.00%) Validation
6 4 (26.67%) MATLAB
7 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
8 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
8 2 (13.33%) Physics
8 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (6.67%) Profibus
9 1 (6.67%) CAN bus

TargetLink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing TargetLink 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 TargetLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Simulink
2 9 (60.00%) Stateflow
2 9 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (100.00%) Automotive
2 11 (73.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Software Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Principal Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Physics
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Telematics
3 1 (6.67%) CAN bus
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) UML
3 9 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (60.00%) Yourdon
3 9 (60.00%) Validation
3 9 (60.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C
2 10 (66.67%) C++
2 10 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 9 (60.00%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) MATLAB
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (60.00%) MathWorks
1 9 (60.00%) MKS
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago