The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 102 120 114
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 8 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.55% 0.063% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 0.17% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 7
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Embedded Systems
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
543 573 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.35% 36.24% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 426 473 581
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Oxfordshire 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
(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
Oxford +1 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Abingdon - 1 £40,000 -
Embedded Systems
South East

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (82.35%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) C
2 11 (64.71%) Degree
3 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Embedded C
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Firmware
7 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
7 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
7 5 (29.41%) Physics
8 4 (23.53%) Electronics
8 4 (23.53%) Video Processing
8 4 (23.53%) Qt
8 4 (23.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 4 (23.53%) Banking
8 4 (23.53%) XML
8 4 (23.53%) XSD
9 3 (17.65%) Embedded C++
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
10 2 (11.76%) Scrum
10 2 (11.76%) Automotive
10 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
10 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Modbus
2 1 (5.88%) GPRS
2 1 (5.88%) GSM
2 1 (5.88%) PSTN
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) GDB
2 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Electronics
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Automotive
3 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C++ Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior C++ Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SCADA Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) XSD
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 4 (23.53%) Qt
2 4 (23.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
1 5 (29.41%) Physics
2 4 (23.53%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Chemistry
4 1 (5.88%) Biology
4 1 (5.88%) SCADA
4 1 (5.88%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Video Processing
2 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) CAD
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) OOD
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) C
3 7 (41.18%) Embedded C
4 6 (35.29%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded C++
7 2 (11.76%) Python
7 2 (11.76%) C#
8 1 (5.88%) Delphi
8 1 (5.88%) VB
8 1 (5.88%) Perl
8 1 (5.88%) Fortran
8 1 (5.88%) Pascal
8 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) JTAG
2 1 (5.88%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) EMC