The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 653 737 734
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 265 233 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.52% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 238 183 211
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £53,950 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41177 44556 49291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.93% 40.61% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33460 35281 39514
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +94 263 £45,000 +4.65% 33
South East +67 111 £43,500 +2.35% 7
Surrey +7 41 £40,000 -5.88% 3
South West +23 38 £47,500 +18.75% 4
East of England +38 36 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Dorset +39 31 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Poole +21 29 £47,500 +18.75% 2
East Sussex +33 27 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Brighton +26 27 £47,500 +35.71% 1
London +33 23 £42,500 -15.00% 2
East Midlands +12 22 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Leicestershire +31 19 £50,000 -
West Midlands -1 19 £44,000 -7.36% 2
Suffolk +23 17 £43,500 -3.33%
Loughborough +1 13 £42,500 -
Guildford -1 13 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Oxfordshire -2 12 £56,250 +50.00%
Hampshire +18 10 £40,000 - 1
Ipswich +29 9 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +31 8 £36,000 -12.72%
Kent +10 8 £37,500 +2.73%
Cambridgeshire -15 8 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Dartford - 8 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire +30 7 £60,000 +9.09%
North West +18 7 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Leatherhead +15 7 £39,000 -13.33%
Basingstoke - 7 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +23 6 £27,750 - 1
Gloucestershire +9 6 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Woking +5 6 £30,000 -25.00% 1

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 348 (66.79%) C++
2 307 (58.93%) Software Engineering
3 266 (51.06%) C
4 215 (41.27%) Degree
5 190 (36.47%) Linux
6 181 (34.74%) Electronics
7 135 (25.91%) Firmware
8 111 (21.31%) Windows
9 107 (20.54%) Python
10 94 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
11 92 (17.66%) Computer Science
12 86 (16.51%) Security Cleared
13 83 (15.93%) Algorithms
14 79 (15.16%) OO
15 78 (14.97%) Java
16 76 (14.59%) C#
17 73 (14.01%) Embedded C
17 73 (14.01%) Mathematics
18 72 (13.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
19 63 (12.09%) Manufacturing
20 62 (11.90%) Android
21 56 (10.75%) TCP/IP
22 53 (10.17%) Video Processing
23 50 (9.60%) Telecoms
23 50 (9.60%) Wireless
24 49 (9.40%) UML
25 48 (9.21%) SC Cleared
26 44 (8.45%) Embedded Linux
27 42 (8.06%) Bash Shell
28 41 (7.87%) VHDL

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.15%) IIS
3 5 (0.96%) Node.js
4 3 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (6.33%) MS Office
2 32 (6.14%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.15%) Maple
4 4 (0.77%) MS Project
4 4 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.58%) Simulink
6 2 (0.38%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.19%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.19%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) Office 365
1 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 56 (10.75%) TCP/IP
2 50 (9.60%) Wireless
3 37 (7.10%) RS-485
4 36 (6.91%) Ethernet
5 35 (6.72%) RS-232
6 24 (4.61%) VPN
7 23 (4.41%) NFC
8 8 (1.54%) Bluetooth
8 8 (1.54%) HTTP
8 8 (1.54%) RFID
9 7 (1.34%) DVB
9 7 (1.34%) Internet
9 7 (1.34%) ZigBee
10 6 (1.15%) FTP
10 6 (1.15%) Kerberos
10 6 (1.15%) LDAP
10 6 (1.15%) Network Security
11 5 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.58%) 802.15
12 3 (0.58%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.73%) Hadoop
2 5 (0.96%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.58%) Big Data
3 3 (0.58%) InfluxDB
3 3 (0.58%) MySQL
3 3 (0.58%) Redis
3 3 (0.58%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (7.29%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.57%) Subversion
3 24 (4.61%) Visual Studio
4 23 (4.41%) ClearCase
5 20 (3.84%) Bugzilla
6 8 (1.54%) LabVIEW
7 5 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.58%) Grunt
9 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.19%) GCC
10 1 (0.19%) JIRA
10 1 (0.19%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.19%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 181 (34.74%) Electronics
2 63 (12.09%) Manufacturing
3 50 (9.60%) Telecoms
4 30 (5.76%) Finance
5 16 (3.07%) Automotive
6 8 (1.54%) Aerospace
6 8 (1.54%) Retail
7 5 (0.96%) Marketing
8 4 (0.77%) Avionics
8 4 (0.77%) Games
9 2 (0.38%) Military
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 223 (42.80%) Software Engineer
2 151 (28.98%) Embedded Engineer
3 115 (22.07%) C++ Software Engineer
4 113 (21.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 80 (15.36%) Developer
6 66 (12.67%) C Software Engineer
7 64 (12.28%) Electronics Engineer
8 61 (11.71%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 57 (10.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 53 (10.17%) Embedded C Engineer
10 53 (10.17%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 47 (9.02%) Hardware Engineer
12 46 (8.83%) Software Developer
13 45 (8.64%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 41 (7.87%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
15 36 (6.91%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
15 36 (6.91%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
15 36 (6.91%) Systems Engineer
16 29 (5.57%) Analyst
16 29 (5.57%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.33%) .NET
2 22 (4.22%) HTML
3 19 (3.65%) Qt
4 17 (3.26%) HTML5
5 16 (3.07%) CSS
6 12 (2.30%) XML
7 11 (2.11%) MFC
7 11 (2.11%) Middleware
8 8 (1.54%) Web Services
9 7 (1.34%) JSF
10 6 (1.15%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.15%) CSS3
10 6 (1.15%) EJB
10 6 (1.15%) Java EE
10 6 (1.15%) JDBC
10 6 (1.15%) JSP
10 6 (1.15%) ODBC
10 6 (1.15%) SOAP
10 6 (1.15%) Spring
11 5 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 92 (17.66%) Computer Science
2 83 (15.93%) Algorithms
3 73 (14.01%) Mathematics
4 72 (13.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 41 (7.87%) VHDL
6 38 (7.29%) Verilog
7 32 (6.14%) Physics
8 27 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (5.18%) Driving Licence
9 23 (4.41%) Device Driver
10 16 (3.07%) CPLD
11 13 (2.50%) Contactless
11 13 (2.50%) Smartcard
12 12 (2.30%) Cryptography
12 12 (2.30%) Cybercrime
12 12 (2.30%) SCADA
13 11 (2.11%) Cyber Attack
13 11 (2.11%) Mechatronics
14 9 (1.73%) Robotics
15 8 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 190 (36.47%) Linux
2 111 (21.31%) Windows
3 62 (11.90%) Android
4 44 (8.45%) Embedded Linux
5 26 (4.99%) Apple iOS
6 19 (3.65%) Unix
7 15 (2.88%) Windows CE
8 6 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (0.96%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.38%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.19%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (58.93%) Software Engineering
2 94 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (15.16%) OO
4 53 (10.17%) Video Processing
5 49 (9.40%) UML
6 40 (7.68%) Multithreading
7 38 (7.29%) Penetration Testing
8 37 (7.10%) Systems Analysis
9 31 (5.95%) Validation
10 29 (5.57%) Cybersecurity
11 28 (5.37%) Waterfall
12 27 (5.18%) Image Processing
13 26 (4.99%) Embedded Software Development
13 26 (4.99%) Scrum
14 25 (4.80%) Unit Testing
15 23 (4.41%) OOD
16 22 (4.22%) Android Development
16 22 (4.22%) Defect Tracking
17 21 (4.03%) Signal Processing
18 20 (3.84%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 348 (66.79%) C++
2 266 (51.06%) C
3 107 (20.54%) Python
4 78 (14.97%) Java
5 76 (14.59%) C#
6 73 (14.01%) Embedded C
7 42 (8.06%) Bash Shell
8 31 (5.95%) Perl
9 28 (5.37%) Embedded C++
10 26 (4.99%) Assembly Language
11 25 (4.80%) Lua
12 22 (4.22%) MATLAB
13 18 (3.45%) JavaScript
14 10 (1.92%) SQL
15 8 (1.54%) R
15 8 (1.54%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.34%) Ruby
17 5 (0.96%) Ada
17 5 (0.96%) VB
18 3 (0.58%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 215 (41.27%) Degree
2 86 (16.51%) Security Cleared
3 48 (9.21%) SC Cleared
4 31 (5.95%) GIAC
5 30 (5.76%) DV Cleared
6 27 (5.18%) CREST Certified
7 20 (3.84%) CEH
7 20 (3.84%) HND
7 20 (3.84%) OSCP
8 14 (2.69%) HNC
9 11 (2.11%) GREM
9 11 (2.11%) MCP
10 9 (1.73%) PhD
11 6 (1.15%) CISA
11 6 (1.15%) CISM
11 6 (1.15%) CISSP
11 6 (1.15%) GPEN
11 6 (1.15%) IISP
12 2 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.91%) ISO 9001
2 11 (2.11%) QA
3 7 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 6 (1.15%) ISAE 3402
4 6 (1.15%) ISO27005
4 6 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.77%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.77%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.38%) ISO13485
6 2 (0.38%) ISO26262
6 2 (0.38%) MISRA
7 1 (0.19%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.19%) DO-254
7 1 (0.19%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
7 1 (0.19%) JTAG
7 1 (0.19%) MISRA C
System Software
1 135 (25.91%) Firmware
2 6 (1.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (3.84%) Nessus
1 20 (3.84%) Nmap
1 20 (3.84%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 38 (7.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.99%) Qualys
3 25 (4.80%) EMC
4 20 (3.84%) Coverity
5 12 (2.30%) Oracle
6 7 (1.34%) Apple
6 7 (1.34%) Hyperion
7 6 (1.15%) ArcSight
7 6 (1.15%) Barracuda Networks
7 6 (1.15%) Cisco
7 6 (1.15%) IBM
7 6 (1.15%) Intel Security
7 6 (1.15%) Tripwire
8 5 (0.96%) SAP
9 4 (0.77%) Sun
10 3 (0.58%) Atmel
10 3 (0.58%) Xilinx
11 2 (0.38%) Freescale
11 2 (0.38%) Mentor Graphics
11 2 (0.38%) Twitter
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Alfen
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £84,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Chatteris
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
MathWorks
Salary: From £37,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 30000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
North East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago