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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 354 335 384
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +49
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 89 96 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.46% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 1.33% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 61 84 61
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,750 £52,500
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
7985 7213 8109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.30% 34.71% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6028 5898 6782
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 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
(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 +4 18 £35,000 -13.58% 3
East Sussex -11 18 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Surrey -33 16 £42,500 -6.59% 8
Buckinghamshire - 16 £25,000 -
West Sussex -18 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Middlesex -9 7 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +2 3 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Kent -2 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire -20 3 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 140 (78.21%) C
2 136 (75.98%) C++
3 83 (46.37%) Software Engineering
4 62 (34.64%) Degree
5 59 (32.96%) Linux
6 58 (32.40%) C#
7 49 (27.37%) OO
8 43 (24.02%) Subversion
9 38 (21.23%) Firmware
9 38 (21.23%) ClearCase
10 37 (20.67%) TCP/IP
10 37 (20.67%) Electronics
11 35 (19.55%) Computer Science
11 35 (19.55%) Security Cleared
12 29 (16.20%) Python
12 29 (16.20%) Java
13 28 (15.64%) Configuration Management
13 28 (15.64%) Embedded Software Development
14 26 (14.53%) Windows
15 25 (13.97%) UML
15 25 (13.97%) Project Management
15 25 (13.97%) Military
16 24 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (12.85%) HTTP
17 23 (12.85%) Embedded C++
18 22 (12.29%) Git (software)
19 21 (11.73%) Waterfall
19 21 (11.73%) Embedded C
19 21 (11.73%) Telecoms
20 20 (11.17%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (1.68%) IIS
2 1 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) CATIA
1 2 (1.12%) MS Project
2 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (20.67%) TCP/IP
2 23 (12.85%) HTTP
3 13 (7.26%) Ethernet
4 12 (6.70%) DVB
5 11 (6.15%) ADSL
6 10 (5.59%) Wireless
7 9 (5.03%) GPRS
8 8 (4.47%) GSM
9 3 (1.68%) FTP
9 3 (1.68%) Kerberos
9 3 (1.68%) LDAP
10 2 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.12%) SAN
11 1 (0.56%) 3G
11 1 (0.56%) Internet
11 1 (0.56%) TETRA
11 1 (0.56%) VPN
11 1 (0.56%) DNS
11 1 (0.56%) DHCP
11 1 (0.56%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.56%) MySQL
2 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (24.02%) Subversion
2 38 (21.23%) ClearCase
3 22 (12.29%) Git (software)
4 13 (7.26%) Bugzilla
5 7 (3.91%) Ant
5 7 (3.91%) Eclipse
5 7 (3.91%) Maven
6 5 (2.79%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.79%) JIRA
6 5 (2.79%) GDB
7 1 (0.56%) GCC
7 1 (0.56%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (20.67%) Electronics
2 25 (13.97%) Military
3 21 (11.73%) Telecoms
4 20 (11.17%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.68%) Finance
6 2 (1.12%) Games
6 2 (1.12%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 75 (41.90%) Software Engineer
2 44 (24.58%) Developer
3 25 (13.97%) Development Engineer
4 22 (12.29%) Firmware Engineer
5 20 (11.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 16 (8.94%) Java Developer
7 13 (7.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (7.26%) C Developer
8 11 (6.15%) Test Engineer
9 10 (5.59%) C Software Engineer
10 9 (5.03%) Graduate
10 9 (5.03%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (5.03%) Software Test Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) Embedded C Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) Principal Engineer
12 6 (3.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 6 (3.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 6 (3.35%) Junior
12 6 (3.35%) C++ Developer
13 5 (2.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.38%) .NET
2 8 (4.47%) MFC
3 6 (3.35%) ICEfaces
3 6 (3.35%) Spring
4 3 (1.68%) HTML
4 3 (1.68%) HTML5
4 3 (1.68%) OpenCV
5 2 (1.12%) Flash
5 2 (1.12%) CSS
5 2 (1.12%) Middleware
6 1 (0.56%) WinForms
6 1 (0.56%) Web Services
6 1 (0.56%) XML
6 1 (0.56%) XSD
6 1 (0.56%) XSLT
6 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.56%) .NET Remoting
6 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.56%) WCF
6 1 (0.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (21.23%) Firmware
2 35 (19.55%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.70%) MPEG
4 11 (6.15%) VHDL
5 9 (5.03%) Physics
6 8 (4.47%) Home Automation
6 8 (4.47%) Mathematics
6 8 (4.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (4.47%) Verilog
7 6 (3.35%) Open Source
8 5 (2.79%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.56%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.56%) ASIC
10 1 (0.56%) DTV
10 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.56%) Interactive TV
10 1 (0.56%) SCADA
10 1 (0.56%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 59 (32.96%) Linux
2 26 (14.53%) Windows
3 10 (5.59%) UNIX
4 9 (5.03%) Android
5 7 (3.91%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.35%) LynxOS
6 6 (3.35%) VxWorks
7 3 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (46.37%) Software Engineering
2 49 (27.37%) OO
3 28 (15.64%) Configuration Management
3 28 (15.64%) Embedded Software Development
4 25 (13.97%) UML
4 25 (13.97%) Project Management
5 24 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (11.73%) Waterfall
7 20 (11.17%) OOD
7 20 (11.17%) RUP
8 18 (10.06%) Signal Processing
8 18 (10.06%) Requirements Analysis
9 14 (7.82%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.26%) Multithreading
11 11 (6.15%) DRM
11 11 (6.15%) Software Testing
12 9 (5.03%) Android Development
13 8 (4.47%) OOP
14 7 (3.91%) Resource Management
14 7 (3.91%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 140 (78.21%) C
2 136 (75.98%) C++
3 58 (32.40%) C#
4 29 (16.20%) Python
4 29 (16.20%) Java
5 23 (12.85%) Embedded C++
6 21 (11.73%) Embedded C
7 20 (11.17%) Ada
8 16 (8.94%) Bash Shell
9 15 (8.38%) Assembly Language
10 13 (7.26%) Lua
10 13 (7.26%) Perl
11 9 (5.03%) MATLAB
12 6 (3.35%) SQL
13 5 (2.79%) JavaScript
14 3 (1.68%) Golang
15 2 (1.12%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.56%) VC++
16 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (34.64%) Degree
2 35 (19.55%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.12%) MCP
5 1 (0.56%) CISSP
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.56%) CISA
5 1 (0.56%) CISM
5 1 (0.56%) GIAC
5 1 (0.56%) CCNA
5 1 (0.56%) PhD
5 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.94%) ISO 9001
2 7 (3.91%) DO-178B
3 5 (2.79%) JTAG
4 1 (0.56%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.68%) NFS
2 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) Xen
3 1 (0.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (3.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (6.15%) Broadcom
2 8 (4.47%) EMC
2 8 (4.47%) NEC
3 6 (3.35%) HP
4 2 (1.12%) Cisco
4 2 (1.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.12%) SolidWorks
4 2 (1.12%) VMware
4 2 (1.12%) Toshiba
5 1 (0.56%) McAfee
5 1 (0.56%) Citrix
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle
5 1 (0.56%) Sun
5 1 (0.56%) IBM
5 1 (0.56%) Tripwire
5 1 (0.56%) Xilinx
5 1 (0.56%) Qualys
5 1 (0.56%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (0.56%) Altera
5 1 (0.56%) ArcSight
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