The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems 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 Systems over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 220 198 205
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 29 31 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.54% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.31% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 12
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,900 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -4.87%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2089 2375 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.03% 41.03% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1610 1923 1809
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 West

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in the South West

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in the South West

Embedded Systems
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 Systems within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Dorset -14 12 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wiltshire 0 6 £45,000 +109.30%
Bristol -9 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £32,000 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 32 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 22 (45.83%) C
3 21 (43.75%) C++
4 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 19 (39.58%) Middleware
6 18 (37.50%) Oracle
7 17 (35.42%) XML
7 17 (35.42%) Linux
7 17 (35.42%) SC Cleared
8 14 (29.17%) Open Source
8 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (29.17%) UML
8 14 (29.17%) Windows
8 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 14 (29.17%) Client/Server
8 14 (29.17%) SOA
9 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
9 11 (22.92%) Finance
9 11 (22.92%) Banking
10 10 (20.83%) Spring
10 10 (20.83%) JSF
10 10 (20.83%) Firmware
10 10 (20.83%) Embedded C++
10 10 (20.83%) Web Application Development
11 9 (18.75%) Degree
11 9 (18.75%) Automotive
11 9 (18.75%) Embedded C
12 7 (14.58%) Python
12 7 (14.58%) SQL
13 5 (10.42%) Embedded Linux

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.17%) SSL
1 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (4.17%) Wireless
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 4 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
1 11 (22.92%) Banking
2 9 (18.75%) Automotive
3 3 (6.25%) Electronics
4 2 (4.17%) Avionics
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Software Engineer
2 18 (37.50%) Architect
3 13 (27.08%) Technical Architect
3 13 (27.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Software Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.08%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (2.08%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) Middleware
2 17 (35.42%) XML
3 10 (20.83%) Spring
3 10 (20.83%) JSF
4 3 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) .NET
5 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.08%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Client/Server
1 14 (29.17%) Open Source
1 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.25%) Physics
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.17%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) STB
4 1 (2.08%) MPEG
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 14 (29.17%) Windows
3 5 (10.42%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (10.42%) Android
4 2 (4.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.17%) UML
2 14 (29.17%) SOA
3 10 (20.83%) Web Application Development
4 4 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 3 (6.25%) OO
5 3 (6.25%) Regression Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.17%) OOD
6 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.08%) TDD
7 1 (2.08%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.08%) System Testing
7 1 (2.08%) Project Management
7 1 (2.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) C
2 21 (43.75%) C++
3 10 (20.83%) Embedded C++
4 9 (18.75%) Embedded C
5 7 (14.58%) SQL
5 7 (14.58%) Python
6 4 (8.33%) C#
7 2 (4.17%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 17 (35.42%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.75%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Freescale
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