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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 411 402 384
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 30 26 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 51
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £45,000
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
17412 16628 17701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.81% 78.53% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13445 13615 14935
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 30 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 30 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 - 12 £32,500 - 1
West Sussex -8 6 £55,000 -2.65%
Buckinghamshire +13 4 - - 3
Berkshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire -18 2 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Kent - 2 £30,000 - 2
Oxfordshire 0 1 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Embedded Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 62 (88.57%) Software Engineering
2 61 (87.14%) C++
3 60 (85.71%) C
4 44 (62.86%) Degree
5 41 (58.57%) C#
6 35 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 34 (48.57%) Electronics
8 29 (41.43%) Computer Science
9 28 (40.00%) OO
10 27 (38.57%) Embedded Systems
11 26 (37.14%) Military
12 24 (34.29%) Configuration Management
13 22 (31.43%) Security Cleared
14 21 (30.00%) Subversion
14 21 (30.00%) HTTP
14 21 (30.00%) OOD
15 20 (28.57%) ClearCase
15 20 (28.57%) Embedded C
15 20 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
16 18 (25.71%) Linux
17 15 (21.43%) Embedded C++
18 14 (20.00%) Assembly Language
19 12 (17.14%) .NET
19 12 (17.14%) Software Testing
19 12 (17.14%) Physics
20 11 (15.71%) GPRS
21 10 (14.29%) Ethernet
21 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
21 10 (14.29%) Wireless
22 9 (12.86%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (4.29%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
2 4 (5.71%) TargetLink
3 2 (2.86%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 35 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 21 (30.00%) HTTP
3 11 (15.71%) GPRS
4 10 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 10 (14.29%) Wireless
5 8 (11.43%) GSM
6 5 (7.14%) LAN
6 5 (7.14%) WAN
7 3 (4.29%) PSTN
7 3 (4.29%) 3G
8 2 (2.86%) 802.15
8 2 (2.86%) DVB
8 2 (2.86%) ZigBee
8 2 (2.86%) Bluetooth
9 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) Subversion
2 20 (28.57%) ClearCase
3 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.71%) LabVIEW
4 4 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (5.71%) VectorCAST
5 1 (1.43%) Hudson
5 1 (1.43%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (1.43%) Maven
5 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (48.57%) Electronics
2 26 (37.14%) Military
3 7 (10.00%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.71%) Automotive
4 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.71%) Avionics
5 3 (4.29%) French Language
5 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.43%) Finance
6 1 (1.43%) Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (78.57%) Software Engineer
2 22 (31.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Systems Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Software Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Principal Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (4.29%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) .NET
2 8 (11.43%) MFC
3 5 (7.14%) Middleware
4 4 (5.71%) WinForms
4 4 (5.71%) JSF
4 4 (5.71%) WCF
4 4 (5.71%) WPF
4 4 (5.71%) ADO.NET
5 3 (4.29%) Web Services
6 2 (2.86%) OpenCL
6 2 (2.86%) DirectCompute
6 2 (2.86%) HTML
6 2 (2.86%) CSS
6 2 (2.86%) HTML5
7 1 (1.43%) JFace
7 1 (1.43%) XML
7 1 (1.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (41.43%) Computer Science
2 27 (38.57%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (17.14%) Physics
4 9 (12.86%) Mathematics
5 8 (11.43%) Home Automation
6 6 (8.57%) Device Driver
6 6 (8.57%) Algorithms
7 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
8 4 (5.71%) Chip and PIN
9 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.86%) CUDA
10 2 (2.86%) DTV
10 2 (2.86%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (2.86%) Interactive TV
10 2 (2.86%) IPTV
11 1 (1.43%) MHEG
11 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Linux
2 9 (12.86%) Windows
2 9 (12.86%) Android
3 7 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.71%) VxWorks
5 3 (4.29%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (88.57%) Software Engineering
2 28 (40.00%) OO
3 24 (34.29%) Configuration Management
4 21 (30.00%) OOD
5 20 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (17.14%) Software Testing
7 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.86%) UML
9 7 (10.00%) Android Development
9 7 (10.00%) iOS Development
10 6 (8.57%) Video Processing
10 6 (8.57%) Integration Testing
11 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (7.14%) Image Processing
12 4 (5.71%) Waterfall
12 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.71%) Communications Security
12 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
12 4 (5.71%) Manual Testing
12 4 (5.71%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (87.14%) C++
2 60 (85.71%) C
3 41 (58.57%) C#
4 20 (28.57%) Embedded C
5 15 (21.43%) Embedded C++
6 14 (20.00%) Assembly Language
7 8 (11.43%) MATLAB
8 7 (10.00%) SQL
9 4 (5.71%) Python
9 4 (5.71%) Ada
9 4 (5.71%) Fortran
10 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.29%) Java
11 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 44 (62.86%) Degree
2 22 (31.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) PhD
3 4 (5.71%) ISEB
4 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) JTAG
2 4 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) EMC
1 8 (11.43%) NEC
2 4 (5.71%) IBM
3 2 (2.86%) QNX
4 1 (1.43%) Perforce
4 1 (1.43%) Green Hills
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