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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 360 314 389
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +75
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 90 115 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 1.82% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 58 82 55
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,250 £53,400
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
6833 6330 7073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.19% 29.13% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5181 5149 5956
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 £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +9 24 £35,000 -13.58% 2
Buckinghamshire - 16 £25,000 -
Surrey -31 14 £38,750 -13.88% 2
East Sussex -18 13 £42,500 +3.03%
Middlesex -9 10 £42,500 -
West Sussex -18 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Kent -8 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Hampshire -12 4 £39,000 +4.00%
Oxfordshire +9 3 £52,500 -12.50% 6
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 136 (80.47%) C
2 125 (73.96%) C++
3 75 (44.38%) Software Engineering
4 63 (37.28%) Degree
5 57 (33.73%) C#
6 49 (28.99%) OO
7 47 (27.81%) Subversion
8 44 (26.04%) Linux
9 40 (23.67%) ClearCase
9 40 (23.67%) Firmware
10 37 (21.89%) Security Cleared
11 36 (21.30%) TCP/IP
12 35 (20.71%) Electronics
12 35 (20.71%) Computer Science
13 31 (18.34%) Python
14 30 (17.75%) Java
14 30 (17.75%) Configuration Management
14 30 (17.75%) Embedded Software Development
15 27 (15.98%) Military
16 25 (14.79%) Windows
16 25 (14.79%) HTTP
17 24 (14.20%) UML
18 23 (13.61%) Project Management
19 22 (13.02%) Manufacturing
20 21 (12.43%) Telecoms
20 21 (12.43%) OOD
20 21 (12.43%) Git (software)
20 21 (12.43%) Waterfall
20 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
21 20 (11.83%) Requirements Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (1.18%) IIS
2 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.37%) CATIA
2 1 (0.59%) MS Project
2 1 (0.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.30%) TCP/IP
2 25 (14.79%) HTTP
3 12 (7.10%) DVB
4 11 (6.51%) Ethernet
4 11 (6.51%) ADSL
5 10 (5.92%) Wireless
6 9 (5.33%) GPRS
7 8 (4.73%) GSM
8 4 (2.37%) SAN
9 3 (1.78%) Kerberos
9 3 (1.78%) LDAP
9 3 (1.78%) FTP
10 1 (0.59%) VPN
10 1 (0.59%) DNS
10 1 (0.59%) DHCP
10 1 (0.59%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.59%) Internet
10 1 (0.59%) TETRA
10 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (27.81%) Subversion
2 40 (23.67%) ClearCase
3 21 (12.43%) Git (software)
4 15 (8.88%) Bugzilla
5 7 (4.14%) JIRA
5 7 (4.14%) Maven
5 7 (4.14%) GDB
5 7 (4.14%) Eclipse
5 7 (4.14%) Ant
6 4 (2.37%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.59%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (20.71%) Electronics
2 27 (15.98%) Military
3 22 (13.02%) Manufacturing
4 21 (12.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.37%) Games
6 3 (1.78%) Finance
7 1 (0.59%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 68 (40.24%) Software Engineer
2 38 (22.49%) Developer
3 25 (14.79%) Development Engineer
4 24 (14.20%) Firmware Engineer
5 17 (10.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 16 (9.47%) Java Developer
7 14 (8.28%) C Developer
8 12 (7.10%) Test Engineer
9 11 (6.51%) C++ Software Engineer
10 10 (5.92%) Software Test Engineer
11 9 (5.33%) C Software Engineer
11 9 (5.33%) Principal Engineer
11 9 (5.33%) Graduate
12 6 (3.55%) Junior
12 6 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (2.96%) Embedded C Engineer
13 5 (2.96%) Junior Developer
13 5 (2.96%) Graduate Developer
13 5 (2.96%) FPGA Engineer
13 5 (2.96%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.28%) .NET
2 8 (4.73%) MFC
3 6 (3.55%) ICEfaces
3 6 (3.55%) Spring
4 4 (2.37%) Flash
4 4 (2.37%) OpenCV
5 2 (1.18%) Middleware
5 2 (1.18%) HTML
5 2 (1.18%) HTML5
6 1 (0.59%) .NET Remoting
6 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.59%) WCF
6 1 (0.59%) WPF
6 1 (0.59%) WF
6 1 (0.59%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.59%) REST
6 1 (0.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.59%) RESTful
6 1 (0.59%) CSS
6 1 (0.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.67%) Firmware
2 35 (20.71%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.10%) MPEG
4 9 (5.33%) Physics
5 8 (4.73%) Home Automation
5 8 (4.73%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.14%) VHDL
7 6 (3.55%) Verilog
7 6 (3.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (2.96%) Open Source
9 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.78%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.59%) IPTV
11 1 (0.59%) Interactive TV
11 1 (0.59%) SCADA
11 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.59%) MHEG
11 1 (0.59%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.59%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.04%) Linux
2 25 (14.79%) Windows
3 9 (5.33%) UNIX
4 7 (4.14%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.14%) Android
5 6 (3.55%) LynxOS
5 6 (3.55%) VxWorks
6 3 (1.78%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.59%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (44.38%) Software Engineering
2 49 (28.99%) OO
3 30 (17.75%) Configuration Management
3 30 (17.75%) Embedded Software Development
4 24 (14.20%) UML
5 23 (13.61%) Project Management
6 21 (12.43%) OOD
6 21 (12.43%) Waterfall
6 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (11.83%) Requirements Analysis
7 20 (11.83%) RUP
8 14 (8.28%) Unit Testing
8 14 (8.28%) Signal Processing
9 11 (6.51%) Multithreading
9 11 (6.51%) DRM
10 10 (5.92%) Software Testing
11 7 (4.14%) Resource Management
11 7 (4.14%) MODAF
11 7 (4.14%) Android Development
11 7 (4.14%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 136 (80.47%) C
2 125 (73.96%) C++
3 57 (33.73%) C#
4 31 (18.34%) Python
5 30 (17.75%) Java
6 20 (11.83%) Ada
6 20 (11.83%) Embedded C
7 19 (11.24%) Embedded C++
8 17 (10.06%) Assembly Language
9 14 (8.28%) Lua
9 14 (8.28%) Bash Shell
10 12 (7.10%) Perl
11 10 (5.92%) MATLAB
12 6 (3.55%) JavaScript
13 4 (2.37%) Golang
14 3 (1.78%) SQL
15 1 (0.59%) XPath
15 1 (0.59%) VC++
15 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (37.28%) Degree
2 37 (21.89%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) MCP
5 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) CCNA
5 1 (0.59%) CISSP
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.59%) PhD
5 1 (0.59%) CISA
5 1 (0.59%) CISM
5 1 (0.59%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 7 (4.14%) DO-178B
2 7 (4.14%) JTAG
3 1 (0.59%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.59%) TickIT
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.78%) NFS
2 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.59%) Xen
3 1 (0.59%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (6.51%) Broadcom
2 8 (4.73%) EMC
2 8 (4.73%) NEC
3 6 (3.55%) HP
4 4 (2.37%) Toshiba
4 4 (2.37%) SolidWorks
5 3 (1.78%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.18%) VMware
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco
6 2 (1.18%) Freescale
7 1 (0.59%) Tripwire
7 1 (0.59%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.59%) Qualys
7 1 (0.59%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.59%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.59%) Altera
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle
7 1 (0.59%) IBM
7 1 (0.59%) Sun
7 1 (0.59%) Citrix
South East
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car + Health
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago