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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 375 346 325
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -21
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 68 98 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.43% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 1.16% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 56 60 78
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
7879 8443 8183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.99% 37.28% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6230 6495 6695
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Surrey +23 27 £45,000 -2.70% 1
East Sussex +25 10 - -
Oxfordshire +18 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Berkshire -12 7 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Kent +7 5 £36,250 -27.50% 1
Hampshire -1 4 £42,500 +8.97% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £41,250 +65.00% 3
West Sussex +6 3 £42,500 - 1
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 128 (81.53%) C++
2 86 (54.78%) Software Engineering
3 85 (54.14%) C
4 80 (50.96%) Linux
5 62 (39.49%) Degree
6 45 (28.66%) Java
7 44 (28.03%) C#
8 35 (22.29%) Electronics
8 35 (22.29%) Python
9 33 (21.02%) Embedded C
10 28 (17.83%) Windows
11 27 (17.20%) Systems Analysis
12 26 (16.56%) Computer Science
13 25 (15.92%) Algorithms
13 25 (15.92%) Embedded C++
14 23 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (14.01%) Manufacturing
15 22 (14.01%) UML
16 21 (13.38%) Physics
17 19 (12.10%) Mathematics
17 19 (12.10%) OO
18 16 (10.19%) Firmware
18 16 (10.19%) Microsoft
18 16 (10.19%) Lua
18 16 (10.19%) Unit Testing
18 16 (10.19%) Bash Shell
19 15 (9.55%) XML
20 14 (8.92%) TCP/IP
21 13 (8.28%) Bluetooth
21 13 (8.28%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 8 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.55%) Simulink
3 3 (1.91%) MS Office
4 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.92%) TCP/IP
2 13 (8.28%) Bluetooth
3 12 (7.64%) NFC
4 11 (7.01%) LDAP
5 8 (5.10%) Ethernet
6 6 (3.82%) RFID
7 5 (3.18%) Wireless
7 5 (3.18%) FTP
7 5 (3.18%) HTTP
7 5 (3.18%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.27%) GPRS
8 2 (1.27%) GSM
8 2 (1.27%) Internet
9 1 (0.64%) 3G
9 1 (0.64%) SSL
9 1 (0.64%) Firewall
9 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.64%) PSTN
9 1 (0.64%) VoIP
9 1 (0.64%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (7.64%) Bugzilla
1 12 (7.64%) Subversion
1 12 (7.64%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.01%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.27%) GDB
3 2 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.27%) JIRA
4 1 (0.64%) GCC
4 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (22.29%) Electronics
2 22 (14.01%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.82%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.82%) Finance
4 4 (2.55%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.55%) Banking
5 3 (1.91%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Avionics
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 72 (45.86%) Software Engineer
2 52 (33.12%) Developer
3 42 (26.75%) Senior Software Engineer
4 25 (15.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 22 (14.01%) C++ Developer
6 16 (10.19%) C Developer
6 16 (10.19%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (7.64%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (5.73%) Graduate
9 7 (4.46%) Junior
9 7 (4.46%) Junior Developer
9 7 (4.46%) Junior C++ Developer
10 6 (3.82%) C Software Engineer
10 6 (3.82%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (3.82%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 4 (2.55%) Electronics Engineer
12 4 (2.55%) Linux Developer
12 4 (2.55%) Programmer
13 3 (1.91%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.55%) XML
2 9 (5.73%) .NET
3 8 (5.10%) Qt
4 7 (4.46%) HTML
5 6 (3.82%) HTML5
5 6 (3.82%) MFC
6 5 (3.18%) CSS
6 5 (3.18%) WebGL
6 5 (3.18%) CSS3
7 4 (2.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (2.55%) XSD
7 4 (2.55%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.64%) RESTful
8 1 (0.64%) Web Services
8 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.56%) Computer Science
2 25 (15.92%) Algorithms
3 21 (13.38%) Physics
4 19 (12.10%) Mathematics
5 12 (7.64%) Smartcard
6 11 (7.01%) Device Driver
7 7 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.82%) VHDL
8 6 (3.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (3.18%) Streaming Video
9 5 (3.18%) IPTV
9 5 (3.18%) Raspberry Pi
10 4 (2.55%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (2.55%) Streaming Media
11 3 (1.91%) Economics
12 2 (1.27%) CPLD
13 1 (0.64%) SCADA
13 1 (0.64%) Applied Mathematics
13 1 (0.64%) Chemistry
13 1 (0.64%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 80 (50.96%) Linux
2 28 (17.83%) Windows
3 12 (7.64%) Android
3 12 (7.64%) Apple iOS
4 11 (7.01%) VxWorks
4 11 (7.01%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (4.46%) UNIX
6 6 (3.82%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (54.78%) Software Engineering
2 27 (17.20%) Systems Analysis
3 23 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.01%) UML
5 19 (12.10%) OO
6 16 (10.19%) Unit Testing
7 13 (8.28%) Waterfall
8 12 (7.64%) Multithreading
8 12 (7.64%) Computer Security
8 12 (7.64%) OOD
9 9 (5.73%) Video Processing
10 6 (3.82%) Android Development
10 6 (3.82%) iOS Development
10 6 (3.82%) SDLC
11 5 (3.18%) Machine Learning
11 5 (3.18%) Test Automation
11 5 (3.18%) Project Management
11 5 (3.18%) Scrum
12 4 (2.55%) Image Processing
12 4 (2.55%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 128 (81.53%) C++
2 85 (54.14%) C
3 45 (28.66%) Java
4 44 (28.03%) C#
5 35 (22.29%) Python
6 33 (21.02%) Embedded C
7 25 (15.92%) Embedded C++
8 16 (10.19%) Lua
8 16 (10.19%) Bash Shell
9 9 (5.73%) MATLAB
9 9 (5.73%) JavaScript
10 8 (5.10%) Assembly Language
11 7 (4.46%) SQL
12 5 (3.18%) PHP
13 4 (2.55%) VB
14 3 (1.91%) VC++
15 1 (0.64%) Ada
15 1 (0.64%) Fortran
15 1 (0.64%) Pascal
15 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (39.49%) Degree
2 12 (7.64%) SC Cleared
2 12 (7.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.82%) PhD
4 1 (0.64%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.27%) JTAG
3 1 (0.64%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (10.19%) Firmware
2 6 (3.82%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.18%) NFS
Vendors
1 16 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.82%) EMC
3 3 (1.91%) QNX
3 3 (1.91%) Xilinx
3 3 (1.91%) Altera
4 1 (0.64%) Atmel
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle
4 1 (0.64%) SAP
4 1 (0.64%) Telerik
4 1 (0.64%) Google
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