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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 198 222 194
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -28
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 37 21 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.36% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 1.07% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 34
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
2111 1954 2499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.78% 33.84% 41.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 1499 2041
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £24,500 £24,858
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 30 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Gloucestershire +3 6 £40,000 +25.00%
Bristol +1 1 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 38 (76.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (56.00%) Systems Analysis
3 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 24 (48.00%) Ethernet
5 24 (48.00%) Wireless
5 24 (48.00%) VPN
5 24 (48.00%) RS-232
5 24 (48.00%) RS-485
6 23 (46.00%) NFC
7 22 (44.00%) Driving Licence
7 22 (44.00%) MS Office
7 22 (44.00%) MS Excel
8 20 (40.00%) C
8 20 (40.00%) C++
9 12 (24.00%) Linux
10 11 (22.00%) Electronics
11 8 (16.00%) Embedded Linux
12 7 (14.00%) UML
12 7 (14.00%) Windows
13 6 (12.00%) Java
13 6 (12.00%) OO
13 6 (12.00%) Embedded C++
14 5 (10.00%) Degree
14 5 (10.00%) Project Management
14 5 (10.00%) Firmware
14 5 (10.00%) Python
14 5 (10.00%) Embedded C
14 5 (10.00%) Perl
14 5 (10.00%) C#

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:

Applications
1 22 (44.00%) MS Excel
1 22 (44.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 24 (48.00%) Ethernet
2 24 (48.00%) RS-232
2 24 (48.00%) RS-485
2 24 (48.00%) VPN
2 24 (48.00%) Wireless
3 23 (46.00%) NFC
4 1 (2.00%) ASN.1
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) NGN
4 1 (2.00%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.00%) GCC
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (22.00%) Electronics
2 5 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Analyst
1 25 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 24 (48.00%) Systems Engineer
3 17 (34.00%) Software Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Project Analyst
4 13 (26.00%) Project Engineer
5 11 (22.00%) Design Engineer
5 11 (22.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 10 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (14.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (12.00%) C Software Engineer
8 6 (12.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) Embedded C Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Qt
2 1 (2.00%) J2EE
2 1 (2.00%) MFC
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (14.00%) Windows
4 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.00%) Android
5 2 (4.00%) Unix
6 1 (2.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (56.00%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (14.00%) UML
4 6 (12.00%) OO
5 5 (10.00%) Project Management
6 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.00%) OOD
6 4 (8.00%) OOP
6 4 (8.00%) People Management
6 4 (8.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (6.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Kernel Development
7 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.00%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.00%) Open Source
9 1 (2.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 1 (2.00%) RUP
9 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) C
1 20 (40.00%) C++
2 6 (12.00%) Embedded C++
2 6 (12.00%) Java
3 5 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (10.00%) Perl
3 5 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (6.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.00%) Ada
5 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.00%) VB
5 1 (2.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) PhD
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Green Hills
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