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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 212 229 235
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 23 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 0.69% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 18
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1887 2315 2300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.85% 40.28% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1827 1790
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +30 10 £40,000 +39.13% 2
Gloucestershire -20 6 £45,250 +17.53% 2
Bristol +12 4 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Devon -21 1 £40,000 +2.56%
Somerset - 1 £30,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £37,500 -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 32 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (67.50%) C
3 19 (47.50%) C++
4 18 (45.00%) Linux
5 15 (37.50%) Degree
6 14 (35.00%) OO
7 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (27.50%) Electronics
8 11 (27.50%) C#
9 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
10 8 (20.00%) Windows
10 8 (20.00%) Assembly Language
10 8 (20.00%) People Management
10 8 (20.00%) Open Source
11 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
11 7 (17.50%) QA
12 6 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (15.00%) OOD
12 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
12 6 (15.00%) Java
12 6 (15.00%) Coaching
12 6 (15.00%) Defect Tracking
12 6 (15.00%) DO-178B
13 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (12.50%) IEC 61508
13 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
13 5 (12.50%) Middleware
13 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
13 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (10.00%) Telecoms

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) JBoss
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.50%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (7.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) FTP
3 1 (2.50%) LDAP
3 1 (2.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
1 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 11 (27.50%) Electronics
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.00%) Avionics
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 16 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 15 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Software Team Leader
4 7 (17.50%) Team Leader
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Integrator
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Test Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Middleware
2 4 (10.00%) J2EE
2 4 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.50%) J2SE
4 1 (2.50%) JSF
4 1 (2.50%) Struts
4 1 (2.50%) Swing
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) EPoS
3 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.50%) Robotics
3 1 (2.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (10.00%) Android
4 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (2.50%) Fedora
5 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (35.00%) OO
3 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.00%) Open Source
4 8 (20.00%) People Management
5 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.00%) Coaching
6 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.00%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (15.00%) OOD
7 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (7.50%) Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) BDD
8 3 (7.50%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) OOP
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
8 3 (7.50%) UML
9 2 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (5.00%) Scrum
9 2 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) C
2 19 (47.50%) C++
3 11 (27.50%) C#
4 8 (20.00%) Assembly Language
5 6 (15.00%) Java
6 4 (10.00%) Embedded C
6 4 (10.00%) Perl
6 4 (10.00%) Python
7 3 (7.50%) Ada
7 3 (7.50%) VB
8 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++
8 2 (5.00%) SQL
9 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.50%) Ruby
9 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) PhD
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
2 6 (15.00%) DO-178B
3 5 (12.50%) IEC 61508
4 1 (2.50%) ARP4754
4 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) NFS
2 1 (2.50%) Samba
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Atmel
2 1 (2.50%) EMC
2 1 (2.50%) IBM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Renesas
2 1 (2.50%) SAP
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