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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank 220 218 207
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 20 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 0.78% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 22
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £26,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,600 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
2064 2314 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.62% 39.06% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1893 1823
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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
Bristol +13 10 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Gloucestershire -23 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Wiltshire - 2 £46,250 - 1
Devon - 2 £34,500 -
Dorset -6 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (62.22%) C++
2 27 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 25 (55.56%) C
4 18 (40.00%) UML
5 17 (37.78%) Linux
6 15 (33.33%) Windows
7 14 (31.11%) C#
7 14 (31.11%) Degree
7 14 (31.11%) Oracle
7 14 (31.11%) Electronics
8 12 (26.67%) Client/Server
8 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
9 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
10 10 (22.22%) XML
10 10 (22.22%) Spring
10 10 (22.22%) JSF
10 10 (22.22%) Java
10 10 (22.22%) Waterfall
11 8 (17.78%) Web Application Development
11 8 (17.78%) Project Management
11 8 (17.78%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (17.78%) Middleware
12 7 (15.56%) Algorithms
12 7 (15.56%) OO
13 6 (13.33%) SOA
13 6 (13.33%) DSDM
13 6 (13.33%) Cyber Security

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (8.89%) Wireless
2 3 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) 802.15
3 1 (2.22%) CDMA2000
3 1 (2.22%) HSPA
3 1 (2.22%) LTE
3 1 (2.22%) GPRS
3 1 (2.22%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Subversion
1 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) ClearCase
3 3 (6.67%) GCC
4 2 (4.44%) PVCS
5 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.22%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (31.11%) Electronics
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Architect
2 13 (28.89%) Technical Architect
3 12 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Developer
5 7 (15.56%) C++ Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Java Architect
8 2 (4.44%) C++/Java Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Principal Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (2.22%) C Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior C Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) XML
1 10 (22.22%) Spring
1 10 (22.22%) JSF
2 8 (17.78%) Middleware
3 4 (8.89%) .NET
4 2 (4.44%) POSIX
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Client/Server
2 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (15.56%) Algorithms
4 6 (13.33%) Open Source
5 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.67%) Physics
6 3 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.22%) VHDL
7 1 (2.22%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Linux
2 15 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Windows CE
3 1 (2.22%) VxWorks
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (40.00%) UML
3 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 8 (17.78%) Web Application Development
5 8 (17.78%) Project Management
5 8 (17.78%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (15.56%) OO
7 6 (13.33%) DSDM
7 6 (13.33%) SOA
7 6 (13.33%) Cyber Security
8 5 (11.11%) TDD
9 4 (8.89%) RUP
9 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) Software Architecture
10 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.44%) Regression Analysis
12 1 (2.22%) Digital Signal Processing
12 1 (2.22%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) C++
2 25 (55.56%) C
3 14 (31.11%) C#
4 10 (22.22%) Java
5 6 (13.33%) VC++
6 5 (11.11%) Python
7 4 (8.89%) Ada
8 3 (6.67%) Embedded C
8 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.44%) Tcl
9 2 (4.44%) SQL
10 1 (2.22%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Perforce
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