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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 139 137 129
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.48% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -3.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
824 828 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.87% 35.37% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 543 602 561
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £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 27 March 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
5 2 (28.57%) Ada
6 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 1 (14.29%) MPEG
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage
6 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
6 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 1 (14.29%) Simulink
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) LynxOS

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
1 1 (14.29%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C++ Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Sales Manager
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSD
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
2 1 (14.29%) WinForms
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) WF
2 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) ICEfaces
2 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) MPEG
3 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 1 (14.29%) Economics
3 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
3 1 (14.29%) LynxOS
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) MODAF
5 1 (14.29%) Business Development
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) RUP
5 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Ada
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 1 (14.29%) XPath
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) HP