The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 - 89 78
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.086% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.34% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £57,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +79.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Systems
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
238 297 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.46% 25.47% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 218 265 222
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £48,500 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the South Wales region.

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in South Wales

Embedded Systems
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SVG

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree