The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 28 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 340 327 373
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +46
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 95 122 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.55% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.85% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61 78 63
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6837 6584 7019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.16% 29.84% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5306 5412 5953
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire +27 23 £35,000 - 1
Surrey -37 21 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 13 £25,000 - 3
East Sussex -14 11 £42,500 +41.66%
Middlesex -5 10 £42,500 -
Hampshire +3 8 £39,000 +4.00% 3
Kent -13 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Oxfordshire -2 1 £50,000 -16.66% 4
West Sussex -21 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 120 (74.07%) C
2 108 (66.67%) C++
3 72 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 60 (37.04%) Degree
5 55 (33.95%) C#
6 48 (29.63%) OO
7 42 (25.93%) Subversion
8 40 (24.69%) Security Cleared
8 40 (24.69%) Electronics
9 38 (23.46%) Firmware
10 37 (22.84%) ClearCase
11 35 (21.60%) Linux
12 31 (19.14%) Java
12 31 (19.14%) Computer Science
13 30 (18.52%) TCP/IP
14 29 (17.90%) Python
14 29 (17.90%) Military
15 27 (16.67%) Windows
15 27 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
16 26 (16.05%) Configuration Management
17 23 (14.20%) Telecoms
17 23 (14.20%) UML
17 23 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (13.58%) Manufacturing
18 22 (13.58%) Project Management
19 21 (12.96%) Embedded C
19 21 (12.96%) HTTP
19 21 (12.96%) Waterfall
20 20 (12.35%) OOD
21 19 (11.73%) Ada

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.62%) IIS
1 1 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.47%) CATIA
1 4 (2.47%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 21 (12.96%) HTTP
3 11 (6.79%) DVB
3 11 (6.79%) Ethernet
4 10 (6.17%) ADSL
5 9 (5.56%) Wireless
6 8 (4.94%) GPRS
7 7 (4.32%) GSM
8 4 (2.47%) SAN
9 1 (0.62%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.62%) VPN
9 1 (0.62%) DNS
9 1 (0.62%) LDAP
9 1 (0.62%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.62%) DHCP
9 1 (0.62%) FTP
9 1 (0.62%) Internet
9 1 (0.62%) TETRA
9 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (25.93%) Subversion
2 37 (22.84%) ClearCase
3 19 (11.73%) Git (software)
4 13 (8.02%) Bugzilla
5 7 (4.32%) Maven
5 7 (4.32%) Eclipse
5 7 (4.32%) Ant
6 5 (3.09%) JIRA
6 5 (3.09%) GDB
7 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (24.69%) Electronics
2 29 (17.90%) Military
3 23 (14.20%) Telecoms
4 22 (13.58%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.47%) Games
6 3 (1.85%) Finance
7 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.62%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (37.65%) Software Engineer
2 38 (23.46%) Developer
3 22 (13.58%) Development Engineer
4 20 (12.35%) Firmware Engineer
5 17 (10.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 16 (9.88%) Java Developer
7 14 (8.64%) C Developer
8 13 (8.02%) Test Engineer
9 10 (6.17%) Software Test Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) Principal Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) C Software Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Embedded C Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) C++ Software Engineer
12 6 (3.70%) Junior
12 6 (3.70%) Graduate
12 6 (3.70%) Embedded C Software Engineer
13 5 (3.09%) Junior Developer
13 5 (3.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 5 (3.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
13 5 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.26%) .NET
2 7 (4.32%) MFC
3 6 (3.70%) ICEfaces
3 6 (3.70%) Spring
4 4 (2.47%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.47%) Flash
4 4 (2.47%) OpenCV
5 2 (1.23%) Middleware
5 2 (1.23%) HTML
5 2 (1.23%) ADO
5 2 (1.23%) SOAP
6 1 (0.62%) WCF
6 1 (0.62%) WPF
6 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.62%) HTML5
6 1 (0.62%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.46%) Firmware
2 31 (19.14%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.17%) MPEG
4 8 (4.94%) Mathematics
5 7 (4.32%) Physics
5 7 (4.32%) Home Automation
6 6 (3.70%) VHDL
7 5 (3.09%) Open Source
7 5 (3.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (3.09%) Verilog
8 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.23%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.62%) IPTV
10 1 (0.62%) Interactive TV
10 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.62%) SCADA
10 1 (0.62%) MHEG
10 1 (0.62%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.62%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.60%) Linux
2 27 (16.67%) Windows
3 10 (6.17%) UNIX
4 6 (3.70%) LynxOS
4 6 (3.70%) VxWorks
4 6 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.70%) Android
5 2 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.62%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 48 (29.63%) OO
3 27 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 26 (16.05%) Configuration Management
5 23 (14.20%) UML
5 23 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (13.58%) Project Management
7 21 (12.96%) Waterfall
8 20 (12.35%) OOD
9 19 (11.73%) RUP
10 18 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
11 14 (8.64%) Unit Testing
12 12 (7.41%) Signal Processing
12 12 (7.41%) Multithreading
13 11 (6.79%) Resource Management
14 10 (6.17%) DRM
14 10 (6.17%) Software Testing
15 7 (4.32%) MODAF
15 7 (4.32%) OOP
16 6 (3.70%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 120 (74.07%) C
2 108 (66.67%) C++
3 55 (33.95%) C#
4 31 (19.14%) Java
5 29 (17.90%) Python
6 21 (12.96%) Embedded C
7 19 (11.73%) Ada
8 18 (11.11%) Assembly Language
9 15 (9.26%) Embedded C++
10 14 (8.64%) Lua
10 14 (8.64%) Bash Shell
11 10 (6.17%) Perl
11 10 (6.17%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.09%) JavaScript
13 4 (2.47%) Golang
14 3 (1.85%) SQL
15 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.62%) VC++
16 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (37.04%) Degree
2 40 (24.69%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) MCP
5 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) CCNA
5 1 (0.62%) CISSP
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.62%) PhD
5 1 (0.62%) CISA
5 1 (0.62%) CISM
5 1 (0.62%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.94%) ISO 9001
2 7 (4.32%) DO-178B
3 5 (3.09%) JTAG
4 3 (1.85%) TickIT
5 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.62%) QA
5 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.62%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.62%) Xen
2 1 (0.62%) KVM
2 1 (0.62%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (6.17%) Broadcom
2 7 (4.32%) EMC
2 7 (4.32%) NEC
3 6 (3.70%) HP
4 5 (3.09%) Freescale
4 5 (3.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.47%) SolidWorks
5 4 (2.47%) Toshiba
6 2 (1.23%) VMware
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco
7 1 (0.62%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.62%) Tripwire
7 1 (0.62%) Qualys
7 1 (0.62%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.62%) Altera
7 1 (0.62%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.62%) IBM
7 1 (0.62%) Sun
7 1 (0.62%) Citrix
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £25K - £50K, Performance Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + pension, private health care etc
Posted: 14 days ago
West Sussex
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: 28 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: 28 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: 28 days ago