The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 142 130 167
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +37
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.38% 0.053% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 0.14% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Embedded Systems
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
808 700 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.18% 37.41% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 653 509 852
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,436 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Hemel Hempstead - 6 - -
Stevenage +12 2 £48,750 +21.87%
Embedded Systems
East of England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 6 (66.67%) Business Development
2 6 (66.67%) Assembly Language
2 6 (66.67%) Firmware
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Android
2 6 (66.67%) Product Management
2 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Document Management
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (22.22%) IEC 61508
5 2 (22.22%) DO-178B
5 2 (22.22%) Electronics
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
5 2 (22.22%) Automotive
5 2 (22.22%) UML

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Principle Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Android
1 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
2 6 (66.67%) Business Development
2 6 (66.67%) Product Management
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Document Management
4 2 (22.22%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 2 (22.22%) Ada
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) IEC 61508
2 2 (22.22%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Firmware