The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 76 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.52% 0.13% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 0.33% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Embedded Systems
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
301 299 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 39.24% 40.24% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 227 260 322
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Oxford

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Oxford

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (90.91%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) C
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Embedded C
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) XSD
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Firmware
5 4 (36.36%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (36.36%) Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
5 4 (36.36%) Physics
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Video Processing
5 4 (36.36%) Qt
5 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) GDB
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) JTAG
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Python
7 1 (9.09%) PhD

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (9.09%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) GDB
2 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) C++ Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Junior C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) XSD
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) Qt
2 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
1 4 (36.36%) Physics
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
3 1 (9.09%) Chemistry
3 1 (9.09%) Biology
3 1 (9.09%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Video Processing
2 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) C
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Embedded C
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Python
6 1 (9.09%) Fortran
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 1 (9.09%) Pascal
6 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
6 1 (9.09%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Firmware