The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 56 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.13% - 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Embedded Systems
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
198 205 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.29% 43.99% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 168 160 176
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £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 Suffolk

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

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Suffolk

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Ipswich - 1 £40,000 -
Embedded Systems
East of England

Embedded Systems
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 5 (50.00%) Firmware
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) VHDL
3 4 (40.00%) Verilog
3 4 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Robotics
4 3 (30.00%) Mechatronics
4 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Stress Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Electronics
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) VHDL
1 4 (40.00%) Verilog
1 4 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (30.00%) Robotics
2 3 (30.00%) Mechatronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 4 (40.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 5 (50.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Firmware