The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 414 378 407
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +29
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 35 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 23
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17626 16548 17526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.53% 74.03% 75.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13925 13532 14909
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the South East region.

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Embedded Software Development Salary Histogram in the South East

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
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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
Middlesex +3 9 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Berkshire +4 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Sussex -1 7 £50,000 -
Surrey -5 5 £47,500 +18.75%
East Sussex -25 3 £43,500 -29.26%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire 0 1 £42,500 -29.16%
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 64 (94.12%) C++
2 62 (91.18%) Software Engineering
3 58 (85.29%) C
4 36 (52.94%) Electronics
5 33 (48.53%) C#
5 33 (48.53%) Degree
6 29 (42.65%) OO
7 28 (41.18%) Linux
7 28 (41.18%) TCP/IP
8 27 (39.71%) Embedded Systems
9 24 (35.29%) Security Cleared
10 23 (33.82%) Military
10 23 (33.82%) Configuration Management
11 22 (32.35%) Assembly Language
12 21 (30.88%) Computer Science
13 20 (29.41%) OOD
14 19 (27.94%) HTTP
14 19 (27.94%) Subversion
15 18 (26.47%) Requirements Analysis
15 18 (26.47%) ClearCase
16 15 (22.06%) JTAG
16 15 (22.06%) Video Processing
17 12 (17.65%) UML
18 11 (16.18%) .NET
18 11 (16.18%) Embedded C
18 11 (16.18%) Image Processing
19 10 (14.71%) Windows
20 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
20 9 (13.24%) Embedded C++
20 9 (13.24%) Aerospace

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) IIS
1 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 19 (27.94%) HTTP
3 9 (13.24%) Wireless
4 8 (11.76%) Ethernet
5 7 (10.29%) GPRS
6 6 (8.82%) GSM
7 4 (5.88%) Bluetooth
8 3 (4.41%) WAN
8 3 (4.41%) LAN
8 3 (4.41%) ZigBee
9 2 (2.94%) 802.15
9 2 (2.94%) DVB
10 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.47%) 3G
10 1 (1.47%) 802.11
10 1 (1.47%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Subversion
2 18 (26.47%) ClearCase
3 7 (10.29%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.94%) LabVIEW
5 2 (2.94%) VectorCAST
6 1 (1.47%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.47%) Hudson
6 1 (1.47%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.47%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 36 (52.94%) Electronics
2 23 (33.82%) Military
3 9 (13.24%) Aerospace
4 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.35%) Avionics
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) French Language
6 1 (1.47%) Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.47%) Finance
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (83.82%) Software Engineer
2 26 (38.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Firmware Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Developer
3 6 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 3 (4.41%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Embedded C Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.47%) UI Programmer
7 1 (1.47%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) .NET
2 7 (10.29%) MFC
3 6 (8.82%) Middleware
4 5 (7.35%) JSF
5 4 (5.88%) WCF
5 4 (5.88%) WPF
5 4 (5.88%) ADO.NET
5 4 (5.88%) WinForms
6 2 (2.94%) HTML
6 2 (2.94%) CSS
6 2 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (1.47%) JFace
7 1 (1.47%) WebKit
7 1 (1.47%) Web Services
7 1 (1.47%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.71%) Embedded Systems
2 21 (30.88%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.82%) Physics
3 6 (8.82%) Home Automation
3 6 (8.82%) Firmware
4 5 (7.35%) Chip and PIN
4 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.35%) Device Driver
5 4 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.94%) DTV
6 2 (2.94%) Interactive TV
6 2 (2.94%) IPTV
6 2 (2.94%) Open Source
7 1 (1.47%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.18%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Windows
3 5 (7.35%) VxWorks
3 5 (7.35%) Android
3 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (91.18%) Software Engineering
2 29 (42.65%) OO
3 23 (33.82%) Configuration Management
4 20 (29.41%) OOD
5 18 (26.47%) Requirements Analysis
6 15 (22.06%) Video Processing
7 12 (17.65%) UML
8 11 (16.18%) Image Processing
9 7 (10.29%) Software Testing
9 7 (10.29%) Integration Testing
10 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.82%) Requirements Management
10 6 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (7.35%) Communications Security
11 5 (7.35%) Information Management
11 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
11 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.35%) Android Development
11 5 (7.35%) iOS Development
12 4 (5.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 64 (94.12%) C++
2 58 (85.29%) C
3 33 (48.53%) C#
4 22 (32.35%) Assembly Language
5 11 (16.18%) Embedded C
6 9 (13.24%) Embedded C++
7 5 (7.35%) Ada
7 5 (7.35%) SQL
8 4 (5.88%) Python
8 4 (5.88%) Fortran
8 4 (5.88%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.47%) Java
10 1 (1.47%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 33 (48.53%) Degree
2 24 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.88%) PhD
5 2 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) JTAG
2 1 (1.47%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.47%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.47%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) EMC
1 6 (8.82%) NEC
2 5 (7.35%) QNX
3 2 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (1.47%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.47%) Renesas
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago