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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 76 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 7 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.90% 1.06% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 3.09% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 3
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -4.87%
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
306 259 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 39.38% 34.30% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 247 201 181
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 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
(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
Durham +6 6 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Northumberland - 1 £42,000 - 1
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) Electronics
3 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (50.00%) QA
3 7 (50.00%) MS Project
3 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (50.00%) C
3 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (42.86%) Firmware
5 5 (35.71%) Qt
5 5 (35.71%) LabVIEW
5 5 (35.71%) ISO 9000
5 5 (35.71%) EMC
5 5 (35.71%) C++
5 5 (35.71%) UNIX
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) GPRS
6 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
6 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) DO-178B
6 1 (7.14%) ZigBee
6 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 7 (50.00%) MS Project
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) GPRS
1 1 (7.14%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) LabVIEW
General
1 13 (92.86%) Electronics
2 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Project Leader
2 5 (35.71%) Design Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Hardware Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C
2 5 (35.71%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (35.71%) ISO 9000
3 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.14%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) EMC
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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