The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 410 398 383
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 30 28 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.17% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 50
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Embedded Software Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17582 16505 17534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.90% 78.13% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13562 13492 14845
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +7 10 £32,500 - 2
West Sussex -9 8 £52,500 -7.07%
Berkshire - 5 £35,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +8 4 - -
Hampshire -7 2 £45,000 +18.42%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Kent - 1 - -
Embedded Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (88.89%) C++
2 63 (87.50%) C
2 63 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 44 (61.11%) Degree
4 42 (58.33%) C#
5 36 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 33 (45.83%) Electronics
7 30 (41.67%) OO
8 29 (40.28%) Computer Science
8 29 (40.28%) Embedded Systems
9 27 (37.50%) Military
10 26 (36.11%) Configuration Management
11 25 (34.72%) Security Cleared
12 24 (33.33%) OOD
13 23 (31.94%) Subversion
14 22 (30.56%) HTTP
15 21 (29.17%) ClearCase
15 21 (29.17%) Requirements Analysis
16 19 (26.39%) Embedded C
17 18 (25.00%) Linux
18 15 (20.83%) Assembly Language
19 14 (19.44%) Embedded C++
20 13 (18.06%) .NET
21 12 (16.67%) Software Testing
22 11 (15.28%) Physics
22 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
22 11 (15.28%) Wireless
22 11 (15.28%) Windows
22 11 (15.28%) GPRS
23 10 (13.89%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
3 4 (5.56%) TargetLink
4 1 (1.39%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 36 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 22 (30.56%) HTTP
3 11 (15.28%) GPRS
3 11 (15.28%) Wireless
4 10 (13.89%) Ethernet
5 8 (11.11%) GSM
6 5 (6.94%) LAN
6 5 (6.94%) WAN
7 3 (4.17%) Bluetooth
7 3 (4.17%) PSTN
7 3 (4.17%) ZigBee
7 3 (4.17%) 3G
8 2 (2.78%) 802.15
9 1 (1.39%) DVB
9 1 (1.39%) 802.11
9 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (31.94%) Subversion
2 21 (29.17%) ClearCase
3 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 7 (9.72%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (5.56%) LabVIEW
5 4 (5.56%) VectorCAST
6 1 (1.39%) Maven
6 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.39%) Hudson
6 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.39%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 33 (45.83%) Electronics
2 27 (37.50%) Military
3 8 (11.11%) Aerospace
4 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.94%) Avionics
5 4 (5.56%) Automotive
6 3 (4.17%) French Language
7 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.39%) Finance
8 1 (1.39%) Banking
8 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (76.39%) Software Engineer
2 22 (30.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Systems Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Software Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Principal Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) .NET
2 9 (12.50%) MFC
3 6 (8.33%) Middleware
4 5 (6.94%) JSF
5 4 (5.56%) WCF
5 4 (5.56%) WPF
5 4 (5.56%) WinForms
5 4 (5.56%) ADO.NET
6 3 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (1.39%) XML
7 1 (1.39%) XSL
7 1 (1.39%) CSS
7 1 (1.39%) HTML5
7 1 (1.39%) JFace
7 1 (1.39%) OpenCL
7 1 (1.39%) DirectCompute
7 1 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.28%) Computer Science
1 29 (40.28%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (15.28%) Physics
3 9 (12.50%) Firmware
4 8 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 8 (11.11%) Home Automation
5 6 (8.33%) Device Driver
6 5 (6.94%) Chip and PIN
6 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.39%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.39%) MHEG
8 1 (1.39%) CUDA
8 1 (1.39%) DTV
8 1 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.39%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.39%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Linux
2 11 (15.28%) Windows
3 8 (11.11%) Android
4 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.94%) VxWorks
6 2 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 30 (41.67%) OO
3 26 (36.11%) Configuration Management
4 24 (33.33%) OOD
5 21 (29.17%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (13.89%) UML
9 7 (9.72%) Integration Testing
9 7 (9.72%) Android Development
9 7 (9.72%) iOS Development
10 6 (8.33%) Video Processing
10 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (6.94%) Multithreading
11 5 (6.94%) Information Management
11 5 (6.94%) Requirements Management
11 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 64 (88.89%) C++
2 63 (87.50%) C
3 42 (58.33%) C#
4 19 (26.39%) Embedded C
5 15 (20.83%) Assembly Language
6 14 (19.44%) Embedded C++
7 7 (9.72%) MATLAB
7 7 (9.72%) SQL
8 5 (6.94%) Ada
9 4 (5.56%) Fortran
9 4 (5.56%) Python
10 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.78%) Java
12 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.39%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 44 (61.11%) Degree
2 25 (34.72%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) PhD
3 4 (5.56%) ISEB
4 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) JTAG
2 3 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.39%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) EMC
1 8 (11.11%) NEC
2 4 (5.56%) IBM
3 3 (4.17%) QNX
4 1 (1.39%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.39%) Renesas
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