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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 68 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% 0.40% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 1.10% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £55,000 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
227 273 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 32.11% 36.02% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 186 233 227
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in the North East

Embedded Systems
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (50.00%) RS-232
2 4 (50.00%) RS-485
2 4 (50.00%) Firmware
2 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (50.00%) Simulink
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) MISRA C
3 3 (37.50%) MISRA
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
5 1 (12.50%) Automotive
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) RS-232
1 4 (50.00%) RS-485
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
2 1 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (37.50%) MISRA
2 3 (37.50%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) EMC