The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 97 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.18% 0.43% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 1.24% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £36,250 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £48,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Systems
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
424 402 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.72% 34.81% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 342 334 309
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Kent

Embedded Systems
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
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