The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 138 144 130
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.48% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Embedded Systems
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
812 832 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.79% 33.44% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 482 619 590
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,418 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Reading

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) C
3 10 (71.43%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) OO
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) Java
5 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
6 7 (50.00%) Ada
6 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (42.86%) MPEG
7 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
8 5 (35.71%) Windows
8 5 (35.71%) UML
8 5 (35.71%) ClearCase
8 5 (35.71%) Subversion
8 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
9 4 (28.57%) RUP
9 4 (28.57%) ADSL
9 4 (28.57%) DRM
9 4 (28.57%) DVB
9 4 (28.57%) Project Management
9 4 (28.57%) Broadcom
10 3 (21.43%) Perl
10 3 (21.43%) Ant
10 3 (21.43%) UNIX
10 3 (21.43%) Python
10 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
10 3 (21.43%) HP
10 3 (21.43%) VxWorks

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) ADSL
1 4 (28.57%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) ClearCase
3 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
3 3 (21.43%) Ant
3 3 (21.43%) Maven
4 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
4 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C++ Developer
4 4 (28.57%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Development Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Graduate
7 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
1 3 (21.43%) ICEfaces
2 2 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XSD
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
2 2 (14.29%) WinForms
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Remoting
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 2 (14.29%) WPF
2 2 (14.29%) WF
2 2 (14.29%) Silverlight
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) MPEG
2 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Device Driver
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Physics
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) VxWorks
3 3 (21.43%) LynxOS
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 5 (35.71%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) RUP
4 4 (28.57%) DRM
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) MODAF
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Code Coverage
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) C
3 10 (71.43%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) Ada
6 3 (21.43%) Perl
6 3 (21.43%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (14.29%) XPath
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Broadcom
2 3 (21.43%) HP