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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 215 185 196
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 21 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.70% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 1.69% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 12
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
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
1932 2426 2070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.31% 41.36% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1962 1742
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +6 6 £40,000 - 2
Wiltshire -9 6 - - 2
Bristol -18 4 £45,000 +1.12%
Gloucestershire -10 3 £32,000 -24.70%
Cornwall - 1 - -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 30 (63.83%) Software Engineering
2 23 (48.94%) C
3 19 (40.43%) C++
4 18 (38.30%) Security Cleared
5 17 (36.17%) Middleware
6 16 (34.04%) Oracle
6 16 (34.04%) Linux
7 15 (31.91%) XML
7 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
8 14 (29.79%) UML
9 12 (25.53%) Windows
9 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
9 12 (25.53%) SOA
9 12 (25.53%) Client/Server
9 12 (25.53%) Open Source
9 12 (25.53%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (23.40%) Degree
11 10 (21.28%) Firmware
11 10 (21.28%) Embedded C++
12 9 (19.15%) Embedded C
12 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
12 9 (19.15%) Finance
12 9 (19.15%) Automotive
12 9 (19.15%) Banking
13 8 (17.02%) Spring
13 8 (17.02%) JSF
13 8 (17.02%) Web Application Development
14 7 (14.89%) Python
14 7 (14.89%) SQL
15 6 (12.77%) Embedded Linux

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (4.26%) Wireless
1 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Subversion
1 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
1 9 (19.15%) Automotive
1 9 (19.15%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Avionics
3 2 (4.26%) Military
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Software Engineer
2 16 (34.04%) Architect
3 13 (27.66%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) Technical Architect
5 8 (17.02%) Firmware Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Process Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.13%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Development Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) Middleware
2 15 (31.91%) XML
3 8 (17.02%) Spring
3 8 (17.02%) JSF
4 3 (6.38%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) .NET
5 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.13%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Client/Server
1 12 (25.53%) Open Source
1 12 (25.53%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.38%) Physics
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.26%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.13%) MPEG
4 1 (2.13%) STB
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Android
5 2 (4.26%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.79%) UML
3 12 (25.53%) SOA
4 8 (17.02%) Web Application Development
5 4 (8.51%) Software Architecture
5 4 (8.51%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) OO
6 3 (6.38%) Regression Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.26%) Cyber Security
7 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.26%) OOD
7 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.13%) Project Management
8 1 (2.13%) DSDM
8 1 (2.13%) Scrum
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) C
2 19 (40.43%) C++
3 10 (21.28%) Embedded C++
4 9 (19.15%) Embedded C
5 7 (14.89%) Python
5 7 (14.89%) SQL
6 4 (8.51%) C#
7 2 (4.26%) Java
7 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Security Cleared
2 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
3 11 (23.40%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Freescale
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wiltshire
DSTL
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago