The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Development
Rank 239 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 7 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.29% -
Embedded Software Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5152 5070 4218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.28% 82.52% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4319 4105 3613
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in the South West

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Embedded Software Development Salary Histogram in the South West

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Wiltshire - 6 £35,000 -
Devon -4 1 £47,500 +14.45% 2
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 17 (94.44%) C
2 14 (77.78%) C++
3 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) Firmware
4 8 (44.44%) UML
5 7 (38.89%) Embedded C
5 7 (38.89%) Embedded C++
5 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
5 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture
7 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Simulink
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) C#
8 3 (16.67%) Wireless
8 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (11.11%) Automotive
9 2 (11.11%) Avionics
9 2 (11.11%) Linux
9 2 (11.11%) Python
10 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (5.56%) Internet
10 1 (5.56%) 802.15
10 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
10 1 (5.56%) OO
10 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (5.56%) TDD
10 1 (5.56%) Time Management

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) 802.15
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
2 2 (11.11%) Avionics
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) UML
3 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
4 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C
2 14 (77.78%) C++
3 7 (38.89%) Embedded C
3 7 (38.89%) Embedded C++
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Firmware
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 20 days ago