The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 58 72 97
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +25
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 13 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.82% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.67% 0.91% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +21.79%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Embedded Systems
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
354 220 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.44% 32.07% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 293 194 299
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Loughborough - 2 £45,000 -
Embedded Systems
East Midlands

Embedded Systems
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 14 (100.00%) Python
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (100.00%) Video Processing
1 14 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 10 (71.43%) C++
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Android
4 7 (50.00%) Image Processing
4 7 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
5 6 (42.86%) Firmware
5 6 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (28.57%) Validation
6 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 4 (28.57%) Perl
6 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 4 (28.57%) Signal Processing
7 3 (21.43%) Android Development
7 3 (21.43%) C
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
9 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
9 1 (7.14%) VHDL
9 1 (7.14%) Verilog
9 1 (7.14%) Degree

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Verilog
4 1 (7.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Android
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (100.00%) Video Processing
2 7 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 7 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (28.57%) Signal Processing
3 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 3 (21.43%) Android Development
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) Perl
4 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 3 (21.43%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Firmware