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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 141 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 16 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.66% - 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,375 - £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
926 870 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.46% 35.17% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 711 710 606
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
Borehamwood - 6 £40,000 -
Watford - 3 £35,000 -
Potters Bar - 2 £52,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £58,500 -
Embedded Systems
East of England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) C++
2 10 (62.50%) Electronics
2 10 (62.50%) Degree
3 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (43.75%) Verilog
5 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) R
7 5 (31.25%) LabVIEW
8 4 (25.00%) C
8 4 (25.00%) Time Management
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
9 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 2 (12.50%) Robotics
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (12.50%) Linux
10 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 2 (12.50%) Line Management
10 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 2 (12.50%) Coaching
11 1 (6.25%) SDLC
11 1 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (6.25%) IEC 61508
11 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
11 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
11 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
11 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
11 1 (6.25%) Firmware

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) LabVIEW
2 1 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (62.50%) Electronics
2 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Electronics Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Development Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Development Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Design Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Design Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Development Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Verilog
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Time Management
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) R
3 4 (25.00%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Ada
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) IEC 61508
1 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware