The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 18 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 5.19% 2.99% 2.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.76% 10.53% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Embedded Systems
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stafford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 44.16% 28.36% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 20
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Stafford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Stafford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Stafford region.

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Stafford

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Stafford

Embedded Systems
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Modbus
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (50.00%) QNX
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) HND
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) VxWorks
3 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (50.00%) Simulink
4 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Modbus
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Nucleus RTOS
1 2 (50.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) QNX