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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Systems
England / South West
Rank 194 233 222
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 31 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.76% 0.67% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 19
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
1763 2225 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.11% 39.91% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1728 1636
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,245 £55,000 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire -8 11 £50,000 +55.03% 2
Dorset +26 7 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Wiltshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
Devon +2 5 £37,500 -3.84%
Bristol +4 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Somerset - 1 £30,000 - 1
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 43 (79.63%) Software Engineering
2 31 (57.41%) C++
3 28 (51.85%) C
4 23 (42.59%) OO
4 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (42.59%) Degree
5 21 (38.89%) Linux
6 20 (37.04%) C#
7 15 (27.78%) Electronics
8 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 12 (22.22%) Java
8 12 (22.22%) Unix
8 12 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (20.37%) Apple iOS
9 11 (20.37%) Android
10 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
10 9 (16.67%) Python
10 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 8 (14.81%) Coaching
11 8 (14.81%) People Management
11 8 (14.81%) Perl
11 8 (14.81%) XML
11 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
11 8 (14.81%) Assembly Language
11 8 (14.81%) Embedded Linux
12 7 (12.96%) Firmware
12 7 (12.96%) Internet
12 7 (12.96%) J2EE
12 7 (12.96%) VB

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 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Internet
2 5 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) FTP
4 1 (1.85%) LDAP
4 1 (1.85%) SSH
4 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (27.78%) Electronics
2 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.70%) Avionics
4 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Software Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Embedded Engineer
3 14 (25.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Test Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Systems Test Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Software Team Leader
6 5 (9.26%) Systems Integrator
6 5 (9.26%) Team Leader
7 4 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Security Researcher
8 3 (5.56%) Development Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Research Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Development Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) XML
2 7 (12.96%) J2EE
3 5 (9.26%) .NET
3 5 (9.26%) Middleware
4 3 (5.56%) Spring
5 2 (3.70%) Struts
5 2 (3.70%) Swing
5 2 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (1.85%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.26%) Physics
3 4 (7.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.56%) Smartcard
5 2 (3.70%) EPoS
5 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.85%) Arduino
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.85%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.85%) Robotics
6 1 (1.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 12 (22.22%) Unix
3 11 (20.37%) Android
3 11 (20.37%) Apple iOS
4 8 (14.81%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (1.85%) Fedora
6 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Software Engineering
2 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) OO
3 12 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 8 (14.81%) Coaching
5 8 (14.81%) People Management
6 7 (12.96%) Analytics
6 7 (12.96%) Data Analytics
6 7 (12.96%) SDLC
7 6 (11.11%) OOP
7 6 (11.11%) Open Source
8 5 (9.26%) OOD
8 5 (9.26%) Regression Testing
8 5 (9.26%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.41%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (7.41%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (7.41%) Post-Production
9 4 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) C++
2 28 (51.85%) C
3 20 (37.04%) C#
4 12 (22.22%) Java
5 9 (16.67%) Python
6 8 (14.81%) Assembly Language
6 8 (14.81%) Perl
7 7 (12.96%) VB
8 6 (11.11%) Embedded C++
8 6 (11.11%) SQL
9 4 (7.41%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.70%) Ada
10 2 (3.70%) Scala
11 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Degree
2 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) PhD
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) DO-178B
2 5 (9.26%) IEC 61508
2 5 (9.26%) JTAG
2 5 (9.26%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) ARP4754
3 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Firmware
2 1 (1.85%) NFS
2 1 (1.85%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (1.85%) Atmel
2 1 (1.85%) EMC
2 1 (1.85%) IBM
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle
2 1 (1.85%) Renesas
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