The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 195 203 197
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 30 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 0.97% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 18
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £33,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £45,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1974 1756 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.03% 32.63% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1490 1263
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Embedded Systems
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 13 £37,500 - 2
Wiltshire +4 10 £21,500 -
Dorset +5 6 £40,000 +19.40%
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 33 (82.50%) C++
2 30 (75.00%) C
3 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 24 (60.00%) Linux
5 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 15 (37.50%) Visual Studio
6 15 (37.50%) Device Driver
7 14 (35.00%) Degree
8 11 (27.50%) Electronics
8 11 (27.50%) UML
9 10 (25.00%) UNIX
10 9 (22.50%) LTE
10 9 (22.50%) 4G
11 7 (17.50%) IEC 61508
11 7 (17.50%) GCC
11 7 (17.50%) Embarcadero
11 7 (17.50%) Borland
11 7 (17.50%) Python
11 7 (17.50%) Subversion
12 6 (15.00%) CA
12 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (15.00%) Internet
12 6 (15.00%) 3G
12 6 (15.00%) OO
12 6 (15.00%) SAN
12 6 (15.00%) Cisco
12 6 (15.00%) JIRA
13 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
13 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
13 5 (12.50%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (22.50%) LTE
2 9 (22.50%) 4G
3 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (15.00%) Internet
3 6 (15.00%) 3G
3 6 (15.00%) SAN
4 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) WCDMA
4 4 (10.00%) DHCP
4 4 (10.00%) HTTP
5 3 (7.50%) Wireless
6 2 (5.00%) IPsec
6 2 (5.00%) IPv6
6 2 (5.00%) VoLTE
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.50%) GCC
2 7 (17.50%) Subversion
3 6 (15.00%) JIRA
4 5 (12.50%) FogBugz
5 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.00%) Valgrind
6 2 (5.00%) CppUnit
7 1 (2.50%) Maven
7 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.50%) Ant
7 1 (2.50%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
7 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (27.50%) Electronics
2 5 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Military
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 14 (35.00%) Developer
3 7 (17.50%) C++ Developer
3 7 (17.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Development Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Development Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Junior
6 4 (10.00%) RF Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior RF Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) C Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior C++ Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Embedded C Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior C Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior C Software Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Qt
2 3 (7.50%) POSIX
3 2 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) JavaFX
4 1 (2.50%) Spring
4 1 (2.50%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Device Driver
2 5 (12.50%) Open Source
3 4 (10.00%) Physics
4 2 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) Robotics
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) CCTV
5 1 (2.50%) Firmware
5 1 (2.50%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) LynxOS
3 1 (2.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (27.50%) UML
3 6 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
5 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) WFM
6 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.50%) MODAF
6 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.50%) Regression Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) RUP
6 1 (2.50%) OOD
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) C++
2 30 (75.00%) C
3 7 (17.50%) Python
4 5 (12.50%) Assembly Language
4 5 (12.50%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) Perl
5 4 (10.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded C++
7 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) Ada
8 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.50%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Embarcadero
1 7 (17.50%) Borland
2 6 (15.00%) CA
2 6 (15.00%) Cisco
3 4 (10.00%) Broadcom
4 1 (2.50%) HP
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Posted: 3 days ago
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