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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 75 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +13
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 10 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.05% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.59% 0.45% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -27.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
386 443 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.72% 40.98% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 319 372 357
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,075 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £59,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 9 £37,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £35,000 -
Embedded Systems
South East

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 19 (90.48%) Software Engineering
2 18 (85.71%) C++
3 16 (76.19%) ISO 9001
4 15 (71.43%) Device Driver
5 13 (61.90%) Video Processing
5 13 (61.90%) Middleware
6 6 (28.57%) C
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
9 2 (9.52%) OOP
9 2 (9.52%) OO
9 2 (9.52%) HND
9 2 (9.52%) Windows
9 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
9 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
9 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++
9 2 (9.52%) Electronics
9 2 (9.52%) Open Source
9 2 (9.52%) ANSI C
9 2 (9.52%) Schematic Capture
9 2 (9.52%) RS-232
9 2 (9.52%) RS-485
10 1 (4.76%) OrCAD
10 1 (4.76%) GTK+
10 1 (4.76%) Subversion
10 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
10 1 (4.76%) CAD

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
1 2 (9.52%) RS-232
1 2 (9.52%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Software Engineer
2 17 (80.95%) Embedded Engineer
2 17 (80.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) GTK+
2 1 (4.76%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Device Driver
2 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) CPLD
3 1 (4.76%) Verilog
3 1 (4.76%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Video Processing
3 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
3 2 (9.52%) OO
3 2 (9.52%) OOP
3 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 2 (9.52%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (4.76%) CAD
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (28.57%) C
3 2 (9.52%) ANSI C
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (76.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Atmel
1 1 (4.76%) EMC