The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 334 388 404
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +16
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 111 76 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.37% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% 0.95% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 96 64 62
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,375 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Embedded Systems
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7465 7974 8894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 40.36% 38.33% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6160 6187 7078
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in the South East

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in the South East

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +6 41 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East Sussex +27 27 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Oxfordshire 0 12 £56,250 +50.00%
Hampshire +31 10 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +33 8 £36,000 -12.72%
Kent +4 8 £37,500 +2.73%
West Sussex -6 3 £59,750 +40.58%
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 - 1
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 187 (78.24%) C++
2 150 (62.76%) Software Engineering
3 128 (53.56%) C
4 99 (41.42%) Degree
5 80 (33.47%) Linux
6 70 (29.29%) Windows
7 69 (28.87%) Electronics
8 68 (28.45%) Computer Science
9 53 (22.18%) Python
10 52 (21.76%) Java
10 52 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (21.34%) Firmware
12 49 (20.50%) Security Cleared
13 46 (19.25%) OO
14 41 (17.15%) C#
15 39 (16.32%) Mathematics
16 35 (14.64%) Manufacturing
17 30 (12.55%) Bash Shell
18 28 (11.72%) Git (software)
18 28 (11.72%) Algorithms
19 27 (11.30%) Waterfall
19 27 (11.30%) Subversion
20 26 (10.88%) SC Cleared
20 26 (10.88%) UML
21 25 (10.46%) GIAC
21 25 (10.46%) Qualys
21 25 (10.46%) Unit Testing
21 25 (10.46%) Penetration Testing
22 24 (10.04%) Telecoms
22 24 (10.04%) .NET

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.93%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.09%) IIS
3 2 (0.84%) Node.js
3 2 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Maple
1 6 (2.51%) MS Excel
1 6 (2.51%) MS Office
2 2 (0.84%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Office 365
1 1 (0.42%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.44%) RS-485
3 11 (4.60%) RS-232
4 8 (3.35%) Bluetooth
4 8 (3.35%) RFID
5 6 (2.51%) Ethernet
5 6 (2.51%) FTP
5 6 (2.51%) HTTP
5 6 (2.51%) Kerberos
5 6 (2.51%) LDAP
5 6 (2.51%) Network Security
6 5 (2.09%) Internet
6 5 (2.09%) Wireless
7 4 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.26%) 802.15
8 3 (1.26%) GSM
9 2 (0.84%) Software-Defined Radio
10 1 (0.42%) RTSP
10 1 (0.42%) SSL
10 1 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.51%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.84%) Big Data
2 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (11.72%) Git (software)
2 27 (11.30%) Subversion
3 22 (9.21%) ClearCase
4 20 (8.37%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (28.87%) Electronics
2 35 (14.64%) Manufacturing
3 24 (10.04%) Telecoms
4 16 (6.69%) Finance
5 4 (1.67%) Automotive
6 2 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 131 (54.81%) Software Engineer
2 99 (41.42%) Embedded Engineer
3 80 (33.47%) C++ Software Engineer
4 77 (32.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 46 (19.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 42 (17.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 39 (16.32%) C Software Engineer
8 34 (14.23%) Embedded C Engineer
9 33 (13.81%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 31 (12.97%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 26 (10.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 25 (10.46%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
12 25 (10.46%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
13 21 (8.79%) Developer
14 17 (7.11%) Graduate
14 17 (7.11%) Hardware Engineer
14 17 (7.11%) Tester
15 16 (6.69%) Java Engineer
15 16 (6.69%) Java Software Engineer
16 15 (6.28%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.04%) .NET
2 18 (7.53%) HTML
3 13 (5.44%) HTML5
4 12 (5.02%) CSS
5 11 (4.60%) Middleware
5 11 (4.60%) XML
6 10 (4.18%) Qt
7 8 (3.35%) MFC
8 6 (2.51%) EJB
8 6 (2.51%) Java EE
8 6 (2.51%) JDBC
8 6 (2.51%) JSF
8 6 (2.51%) JSP
8 6 (2.51%) ODBC
8 6 (2.51%) SOAP
8 6 (2.51%) Spring
9 4 (1.67%) jQuery
9 4 (1.67%) STL
10 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.26%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 68 (28.45%) Computer Science
2 39 (16.32%) Mathematics
3 28 (11.72%) Algorithms
4 20 (8.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 18 (7.53%) Physics
6 16 (6.69%) CPLD
7 15 (6.28%) Device Driver
8 13 (5.44%) Contactless
9 12 (5.02%) Smartcard
10 8 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (3.35%) Cryptography
10 8 (3.35%) Verilog
10 8 (3.35%) VHDL
11 7 (2.93%) EMV
12 6 (2.51%) Cybercrime
13 5 (2.09%) Cyber Attack
13 5 (2.09%) Internet of Things
13 5 (2.09%) SCADA
14 4 (1.67%) Driving Licence
14 4 (1.67%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 80 (33.47%) Linux
2 70 (29.29%) Windows
3 17 (7.11%) Android
4 13 (5.44%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.35%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (2.51%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.42%) Tizen
7 1 (0.42%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.42%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (62.76%) Software Engineering
2 52 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (19.25%) OO
4 27 (11.30%) Waterfall
5 26 (10.88%) UML
6 25 (10.46%) Penetration Testing
6 25 (10.46%) Unit Testing
7 22 (9.21%) Defect Tracking
8 21 (8.79%) Multithreading
9 20 (8.37%) OWASP
9 20 (8.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 14 (5.86%) Software Testing
11 12 (5.02%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (5.02%) Video Processing
12 11 (4.60%) Cross-Platform Development
12 11 (4.60%) Information Security
13 10 (4.18%) OOP
14 9 (3.77%) Android Development
14 9 (3.77%) iOS Development
14 9 (3.77%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 187 (78.24%) C++
2 128 (53.56%) C
3 53 (22.18%) Python
4 52 (21.76%) Java
5 41 (17.15%) C#
6 30 (12.55%) Bash Shell
7 23 (9.62%) Lua
8 16 (6.69%) Embedded C
9 14 (5.86%) JavaScript
10 9 (3.77%) Assembly Language
10 9 (3.77%) Perl
11 8 (3.35%) Embedded C++
12 7 (2.93%) SQL
13 6 (2.51%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.51%) R
14 4 (1.67%) Ada
15 2 (0.84%) ANSI C
15 2 (0.84%) PHP
16 1 (0.42%) VC++
Qualifications
1 99 (41.42%) Degree
2 49 (20.50%) Security Cleared
3 26 (10.88%) SC Cleared
4 25 (10.46%) GIAC
5 22 (9.21%) DV Cleared
6 21 (8.79%) CREST Certified
7 20 (8.37%) CEH
7 20 (8.37%) OSCP
8 6 (2.51%) GPEN
9 5 (2.09%) CISA
9 5 (2.09%) CISM
9 5 (2.09%) CISSP
9 5 (2.09%) GREM
9 5 (2.09%) IISP
9 5 (2.09%) MCP
10 4 (1.67%) HND
11 2 (0.84%) CCNA
11 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.84%) ISEB
11 2 (0.84%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.79%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 5 (2.09%) ISAE 3402
3 5 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.09%) ISO27005
3 5 (2.09%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.42%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.42%) JTAG
System Software
1 51 (21.34%) Firmware
2 6 (2.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (8.37%) Nessus
1 20 (8.37%) Nmap
1 20 (8.37%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 25 (10.46%) Qualys
2 20 (8.37%) Coverity
3 12 (5.02%) EMC
3 12 (5.02%) Oracle
4 10 (4.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.93%) Hyperion
6 5 (2.09%) ArcSight
6 5 (2.09%) Barracuda Networks
6 5 (2.09%) Cisco
6 5 (2.09%) IBM
6 5 (2.09%) Intel Security
6 5 (2.09%) Tripwire
7 4 (1.67%) Sun
8 2 (0.84%) Atmel
8 2 (0.84%) Intel
9 1 (0.42%) Mentor Graphics
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