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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Systems
England / South West
Rank 178 239 216
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -23
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 50 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 0.21% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.98% 0.56% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 49 11 25
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £41,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
1679 2160 1909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.19% 37.65% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1328 1639 1536
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 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Devon +17 17 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Gloucestershire +4 13 £50,000 +92.30% 2
Dorset +33 10 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Wiltshire - 9 £40,000 - 2
Bristol +1 1 - -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 51 (76.12%) Software Engineering
2 46 (68.66%) C++
3 33 (49.25%) C
3 33 (49.25%) C#
3 33 (49.25%) Degree
4 28 (41.79%) OO
5 27 (40.30%) Electronics
6 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (28.36%) Linux
8 17 (25.37%) Unix
9 16 (23.88%) Java
9 16 (23.88%) Firmware
9 16 (23.88%) Manufacturing
9 16 (23.88%) Computer Science
10 15 (22.39%) Physics
10 15 (22.39%) Regression Testing
10 15 (22.39%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (20.90%) Android
12 13 (19.40%) Apple iOS
12 13 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (17.91%) JTAG
13 12 (17.91%) Python
14 11 (16.42%) Internet
14 11 (16.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
15 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
15 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
15 10 (14.93%) Perl
16 9 (13.43%) VB
16 9 (13.43%) XML

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.48%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.49%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) Internet
2 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.97%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.97%) Wireless
4 2 (2.99%) 802.15
4 2 (2.99%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.99%) HTTP
5 1 (1.49%) DHCP
5 1 (1.49%) DNS
5 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.49%) FTP
5 1 (1.49%) LDAP
5 1 (1.49%) MQTT
5 1 (1.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.99%) Subversion
2 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.49%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.49%) Calabash
3 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.49%) Xcode
General
1 27 (40.30%) Electronics
2 16 (23.88%) Manufacturing
3 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.97%) Finance
4 4 (5.97%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.49%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Software Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Firmware Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (14.93%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) Development Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) Test Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Systems Test Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Development Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Software Team Leader
8 5 (7.46%) Systems Integrator
8 5 (7.46%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.97%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Junior
9 4 (5.97%) Security Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Security Researcher
10 3 (4.48%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) J2EE
1 9 (13.43%) XML
2 8 (11.94%) .NET
3 3 (4.48%) Web Services
4 2 (2.99%) 802.1X
4 2 (2.99%) Spring
4 2 (2.99%) Struts
4 2 (2.99%) Swing
5 1 (1.49%) Middleware
5 1 (1.49%) Node.js
5 1 (1.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.99%) EPoS
4 2 (2.99%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.99%) Smart Home
5 1 (1.49%) Arduino
5 1 (1.49%) CPLD
5 1 (1.49%) Cyber Warfare
5 1 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.49%) Robotics
5 1 (1.49%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Linux
2 17 (25.37%) Unix
3 14 (20.90%) Android
4 13 (19.40%) Apple iOS
5 9 (13.43%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (7.46%) Windows
7 1 (1.49%) Fedora
7 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (76.12%) Software Engineering
2 28 (41.79%) OO
3 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (22.39%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (22.39%) Physics
4 15 (22.39%) Regression Testing
5 13 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
7 9 (13.43%) Analytics
7 9 (13.43%) Coaching
7 9 (13.43%) Data Analytics
7 9 (13.43%) People Management
8 8 (11.94%) OOP
8 8 (11.94%) SDLC
9 5 (7.46%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (7.46%) Integration Testing
9 5 (7.46%) OOD
9 5 (7.46%) Open Source
9 5 (7.46%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (5.97%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (68.66%) C++
2 33 (49.25%) C
2 33 (49.25%) C#
3 16 (23.88%) Java
4 12 (17.91%) Python
5 10 (14.93%) Perl
6 9 (13.43%) VB
7 8 (11.94%) Embedded C++
8 7 (10.45%) SQL
9 4 (5.97%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.99%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.99%) Ruby
10 2 (2.99%) Scala
11 1 (1.49%) Ada
11 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.49%) R
11 1 (1.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 33 (49.25%) Degree
2 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) PhD
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) JTAG
2 4 (5.97%) QA
3 2 (2.99%) DO-178B
3 2 (2.99%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 16 (23.88%) Firmware
2 1 (1.49%) NFS
2 1 (1.49%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) SAP
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.49%) Atmel
3 1 (1.49%) EMC
3 1 (1.49%) Renesas
3 1 (1.49%) Xamarin
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