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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 231 234 224
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.034% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.041% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
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
5223 4869 4410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.54% 82.19% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4310 4110 3882
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,925
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
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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 -5 3 £40,000 +3.89%
Gloucestershire - 3 £50,000 -
Dorset -3 2 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Devon - 1 £51,500 -
Embedded Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (70.37%) Degree
1 19 (70.37%) Firmware
1 19 (70.37%) Electronics
2 11 (40.74%) Back Office
2 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) French Language
2 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (40.74%) Line Management
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) C
4 6 (22.22%) Time Management
4 6 (22.22%) UML
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Smartcard
4 6 (22.22%) Data Management
5 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
5 5 (18.52%) MS Office
5 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
5 5 (18.52%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (18.52%) C++
5 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) VBA
6 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) CAN bus
7 2 (7.41%) Wireless
7 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
8 1 (3.70%) Military
8 1 (3.70%) Marketing
8 1 (3.70%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (18.52%) MS Office
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
1 5 (18.52%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 2 (7.41%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) Broadband
3 1 (3.70%) 802.15
General
1 19 (70.37%) Electronics
2 11 (40.74%) French Language
2 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Back Office
3 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.70%) Military
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Avionics
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Engineering Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) Ajax
1 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Smartcard
2 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) CAN bus
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) Physics
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) VxWorks
1 1 (3.70%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (40.74%) Line Management
2 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) UML
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) Data Management
3 6 (22.22%) Time Management
4 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) CAD
5 1 (3.70%) Validation
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) C
2 5 (18.52%) C++
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) AWK
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) DO-178B
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Firmware
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago