The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 592 621 613
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -8
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 46 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.018% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.039% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 5 27
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £49,400
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £76,000 £140,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Systems
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19940 20771 23402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.56% 46.39% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16074 16990 19916
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in London

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in London

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in London

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in London

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
City of London +28 10 £47,500 -35.59%
Uxbridge - 1 £32,000 -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 63 (84.00%) C++
2 51 (68.00%) Linux
3 49 (65.33%) C
4 24 (32.00%) GCC
5 21 (28.00%) Embedded Linux
6 19 (25.33%) Degree
6 19 (25.33%) DVB
7 18 (24.00%) GDB
7 18 (24.00%) Algorithms
8 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
8 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
8 16 (21.33%) ADSL
8 16 (21.33%) MPEG
9 15 (20.00%) DRM
10 14 (18.67%) Electronics
10 14 (18.67%) Broadcom
11 13 (17.33%) Java
12 12 (16.00%) Telecoms
13 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (14.67%) Embedded C
14 9 (12.00%) Python
15 7 (9.33%) Objective-C
15 7 (9.33%) IPTV
16 6 (8.00%) STB
16 6 (8.00%) QA
16 6 (8.00%) Embedded C++
17 5 (6.67%) Perl
18 4 (5.33%) Subversion
18 4 (5.33%) TDD
18 4 (5.33%) Ruby

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (1.33%) MS Office
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.33%) DVB
2 16 (21.33%) ADSL
3 2 (2.67%) Broadband
3 2 (2.67%) NFC
4 1 (1.33%) LAN
4 1 (1.33%) Packet Switching
4 1 (1.33%) VoIP
4 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (32.00%) GCC
2 18 (24.00%) GDB
3 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.33%) ClearCase
3 4 (5.33%) Subversion
4 1 (1.33%) Maven
4 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.33%) Ant
General
1 14 (18.67%) Electronics
2 12 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (25.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 18 (24.00%) Software Engineer
4 15 (20.00%) Development Engineer
5 12 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Embedded C Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Junior Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Junior
9 4 (5.33%) Electronics Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Technical Manager
10 3 (4.00%) Test Manager
10 3 (4.00%) Test Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.67%) C++ Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) STL
1 1 (1.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (1.33%) Spring
1 1 (1.33%) ICEfaces
1 1 (1.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (1.33%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) Algorithms
2 16 (21.33%) MPEG
2 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.33%) IPTV
4 6 (8.00%) STB
5 4 (5.33%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.00%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.67%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.67%) Physics
7 2 (2.67%) Open Source
7 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.67%) Interactive TV
7 2 (2.67%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (2.67%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.67%) DTV
7 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.33%) IVR
8 1 (1.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.00%) Linux
2 21 (28.00%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (5.33%) UNIX
4 3 (4.00%) Android
5 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.33%) Windows
6 1 (1.33%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.33%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
2 15 (20.00%) DRM
3 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.33%) TDD
4 4 (5.33%) Integration Testing
4 4 (5.33%) Project Management
4 4 (5.33%) Scrum
4 4 (5.33%) UML
4 4 (5.33%) OO
4 4 (5.33%) RUP
4 4 (5.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (5.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (4.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.67%) Automation Testing
6 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.67%) Information Security
6 2 (2.67%) Market Research
6 2 (2.67%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.33%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (84.00%) C++
2 49 (65.33%) C
3 13 (17.33%) Java
4 11 (14.67%) Embedded C
5 9 (12.00%) Python
6 7 (9.33%) Objective-C
7 6 (8.00%) Embedded C++
8 5 (6.67%) Perl
9 4 (5.33%) Ruby
9 4 (5.33%) C-shell
9 4 (5.33%) Ada
9 4 (5.33%) Assembly Language
9 4 (5.33%) C#
10 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) PhD
3 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Firmware
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Broadcom
2 3 (4.00%) Apple
3 2 (2.67%) Symbian
3 2 (2.67%) Huawei
4 1 (1.33%) HP
4 1 (1.33%) Mitel
4 1 (1.33%) Google