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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 342 344 355
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 98 90 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% 1.19% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 70 86 87
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
7821 7582 8120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.80% 35.22% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5904 6165 6765
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
East Sussex +4 24 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Surrey -29 22 £45,000 - 5
West Sussex -3 19 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Berkshire +3 13 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £42,500 - 1
Middlesex -2 7 £32,500 - 1
Kent +3 6 £45,000 -
Hampshire -5 6 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £52,500 - 6
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 150 (78.53%) C
1 150 (78.53%) C++
2 94 (49.21%) Software Engineering
3 75 (39.27%) Linux
4 60 (31.41%) Degree
5 57 (29.84%) C#
6 51 (26.70%) OO
7 49 (25.65%) Electronics
8 38 (19.90%) Subversion
9 37 (19.37%) Java
10 34 (17.80%) Firmware
11 32 (16.75%) Computer Science
12 31 (16.23%) Python
12 31 (16.23%) ClearCase
12 31 (16.23%) UML
13 29 (15.18%) Embedded C++
13 29 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (14.66%) TCP/IP
14 28 (14.66%) Embedded C
15 27 (14.14%) Windows
15 27 (14.14%) Embedded Software Development
16 26 (13.61%) Project Management
17 25 (13.09%) Ada
17 25 (13.09%) Git (software)
17 25 (13.09%) Waterfall
17 25 (13.09%) Algorithms
18 22 (11.52%) Security Cleared
19 21 (10.99%) RUP
19 21 (10.99%) Configuration Management
20 19 (9.95%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (1.57%) IIS
1 3 (1.57%) Node.js
2 1 (0.52%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.05%) MS Project
3 1 (0.52%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.66%) TCP/IP
2 15 (7.85%) HTTP
3 14 (7.33%) DVB
4 11 (5.76%) ADSL
4 11 (5.76%) Ethernet
5 9 (4.71%) Wireless
5 9 (4.71%) GPRS
6 8 (4.19%) GSM
7 3 (1.57%) FTP
7 3 (1.57%) Kerberos
7 3 (1.57%) LDAP
8 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.52%) 3G
8 1 (0.52%) VLAN
8 1 (0.52%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (19.90%) Subversion
2 31 (16.23%) ClearCase
3 25 (13.09%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.76%) Bugzilla
5 9 (4.71%) Eclipse
5 9 (4.71%) Ant
5 9 (4.71%) Maven
6 5 (2.62%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.62%) JIRA
6 5 (2.62%) GDB
7 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.52%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.52%) GCC
General
1 49 (25.65%) Electronics
2 19 (9.95%) Manufacturing
3 18 (9.42%) Telecoms
4 15 (7.85%) Military
5 4 (2.09%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.57%) Finance
7 2 (1.05%) Automotive
8 1 (0.52%) French Language
8 1 (0.52%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 82 (42.93%) Software Engineer
2 48 (25.13%) Developer
3 25 (13.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 25 (13.09%) Development Engineer
4 20 (10.47%) Firmware Engineer
5 19 (9.95%) Java Developer
6 17 (8.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 17 (8.90%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (6.81%) Test Engineer
7 13 (6.81%) C Software Engineer
8 12 (6.28%) C++ Developer
9 10 (5.24%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 10 (5.24%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (5.24%) Embedded C Engineer
9 10 (5.24%) C Developer
10 9 (4.71%) Software Test Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) Graduate
11 8 (4.19%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.33%) .NET
2 8 (4.19%) ICEfaces
2 8 (4.19%) Spring
2 8 (4.19%) MFC
3 6 (3.14%) HTML
4 5 (2.62%) CSS
5 4 (2.09%) HTML5
5 4 (2.09%) OpenCL
5 4 (2.09%) DirectCompute
6 3 (1.57%) Middleware
7 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.05%) XML
7 2 (1.05%) LAMP
8 1 (0.52%) WinForms
8 1 (0.52%) XSD
8 1 (0.52%) XSLT
8 1 (0.52%) Web Services
8 1 (0.52%) WCF
8 1 (0.52%) WPF
8 1 (0.52%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.75%) Computer Science
2 25 (13.09%) Algorithms
3 12 (6.28%) MPEG
4 11 (5.76%) Physics
5 10 (5.24%) Mathematics
5 10 (5.24%) VHDL
6 9 (4.71%) Device Driver
7 8 (4.19%) Open Source
7 8 (4.19%) Home Automation
7 8 (4.19%) Verilog
8 7 (3.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (2.09%) CUDA
10 4 (2.09%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (1.57%) DTV
11 3 (1.57%) Interactive TV
11 3 (1.57%) IPTV
12 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.05%) User Experience
12 2 (1.05%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 75 (39.27%) Linux
2 27 (14.14%) Windows
3 13 (6.81%) Android
4 12 (6.28%) UNIX
5 10 (5.24%) VxWorks
6 8 (4.19%) Embedded Linux
6 8 (4.19%) LynxOS
7 7 (3.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (49.21%) Software Engineering
2 51 (26.70%) OO
3 31 (16.23%) UML
4 29 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (14.14%) Embedded Software Development
6 26 (13.61%) Project Management
7 25 (13.09%) Waterfall
8 21 (10.99%) RUP
8 21 (10.99%) Configuration Management
9 16 (8.38%) Signal Processing
9 16 (8.38%) OOD
10 15 (7.85%) Software Testing
11 14 (7.33%) Multithreading
12 13 (6.81%) DRM
13 11 (5.76%) Unit Testing
14 10 (5.24%) Requirements Analysis
15 9 (4.71%) OOP
15 9 (4.71%) MODAF
15 9 (4.71%) Android Development
16 7 (3.66%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 150 (78.53%) C
1 150 (78.53%) C++
2 57 (29.84%) C#
3 37 (19.37%) Java
4 31 (16.23%) Python
5 29 (15.18%) Embedded C++
6 28 (14.66%) Embedded C
7 25 (13.09%) Ada
8 18 (9.42%) Perl
9 17 (8.90%) Bash Shell
10 13 (6.81%) Assembly Language
11 10 (5.24%) Lua
12 7 (3.66%) MATLAB
12 7 (3.66%) JavaScript
13 6 (3.14%) SQL
14 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.52%) PHP
15 1 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 60 (31.41%) Degree
2 22 (11.52%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) GIAC
4 1 (0.52%) CISA
4 1 (0.52%) CISM
4 1 (0.52%) MCP
4 1 (0.52%) PhD
4 1 (0.52%) CISSP
4 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.95%) ISO 9001
2 9 (4.71%) DO-178B
3 5 (2.62%) JTAG
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (17.80%) Firmware
2 3 (1.57%) NFS
3 1 (0.52%) Xen
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (4.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (5.76%) Broadcom
2 9 (4.71%) EMC
3 8 (4.19%) HP
3 8 (4.19%) NEC
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.52%) VMware
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle
5 1 (0.52%) Sun
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco
5 1 (0.52%) IBM
5 1 (0.52%) McAfee
5 1 (0.52%) Qualys
5 1 (0.52%) Tripwire
5 1 (0.52%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (0.52%) ArcSight
Southampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Great Base+Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Thales
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago