The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 247 261 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.054% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £34,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.28% -
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2448 2477 2245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.08% 33.69% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1941 1884 1817
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in the North West

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Merseyside - 5 £34,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £35,000 - 3
Manchester +1 1 £31,500 -28.00% 1
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (60.00%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Electronics
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Firmware
4 5 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 4 (26.67%) VHDL
5 4 (26.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (26.67%) Xilinx
5 4 (26.67%) CAE
5 4 (26.67%) C
5 4 (26.67%) EMC
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 1 (6.67%) ANSI C
8 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
8 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
8 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
8 1 (6.67%) User Experience
8 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
8 1 (6.67%) Android
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

General
1 8 (53.33%) Electronics
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Design Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) VHDL
1 4 (26.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 4 (26.67%) CAE
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) C
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) EMC
1 4 (26.67%) Xilinx
2 1 (6.67%) MathWorks
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago