The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank - 66 70
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 0 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.92% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.10% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +4.48%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
577 543 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 71.86% 83.15% 69.15%
Number of salaries quoted 419 461 462
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the North East region.

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in the North East

Embedded Software Development
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 6 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Qt
2 5 (83.33%) Bluetooth
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MFC
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Bluetooth
1 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Qt
2 5 (83.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 6 (100.00%) Assembly Language
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL