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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 75 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.89% 0.48% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.81% 1.56% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
249 257 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.68% 31.15% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 210 169 146
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Tyne and Wear - 4 £41,250 -
Durham -19 3 £35,000 +12.00%
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 11 (84.62%) Electronics
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) C
3 9 (69.23%) Firmware
3 9 (69.23%) Degree
4 8 (61.54%) C++
5 7 (53.85%) ISO 9000
5 7 (53.85%) UNIX
5 7 (53.85%) EMC
5 7 (53.85%) LabVIEW
5 7 (53.85%) Qt
6 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
7 2 (15.38%) Automotive
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.69%) QA
8 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.69%) TDD
8 1 (7.69%) DO-178B
8 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
8 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.69%) User Experience
8 1 (7.69%) MS Project
8 1 (7.69%) CSS
8 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 1 (7.69%) HTML

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (84.62%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Hardware Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Electronics Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Design Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Qt
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Workflow
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C
2 8 (61.54%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) ISO 9000
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) EMC
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