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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Systems
UK
Rank 670 681 680
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 182 247 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.59% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 165 211 224
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
34167 41945 42372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.59% 42.67% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27815 33644 34377
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +19 180 £42,500 -5.55% 49
South East +15 71 £42,500 -5.55% 10
London +86 35 £37,500 -28.57% 5
South West +35 33 £40,000 +2.56% 9
Berkshire +48 16 £40,000 +33.33% 1
East of England -13 16 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Cambridgeshire +1 15 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Oxfordshire +31 14 £42,500 +57.40% 2
Surrey +30 13 £37,500 -25.00%
Bracknell +22 13 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Cambridge +4 13 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Gloucestershire -13 12 £50,000 +29.87% 2
West Midlands - 12 £42,500 - 1
Oxford +35 11 £42,500 +57.40%
Redhill +8 11 £37,500 -22.68%
Hampshire +13 9 £41,000 -1.79% 4
East Sussex -10 9 £50,000 +35.13% 1
Hammersmith - 9 £27,500 -
West Sussex +18 8 £37,500 -21.87%
Dorset +27 7 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Poole +7 7 £40,000 +39.13% 1
East Midlands -3 7 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Devon +1 6 £38,750 -0.64% 1
Wiltshire - 5 £40,000 - 2
City of London +35 4 £57,500 -
Gatwick -3 4 £44,500 -16.03%
Leicestershire -8 4 £43,750 +16.66%
North West -17 4 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Cheltenham - 4 £48,750 - 1
Coventry - 4 £41,250 -

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 265 (63.25%) C++
2 261 (62.29%) Software Engineering
3 202 (48.21%) C
4 180 (42.96%) Linux
5 128 (30.55%) Degree
6 107 (25.54%) Agile Software Development
7 106 (25.30%) Electronics
7 106 (25.30%) Windows
8 95 (22.67%) Python
9 76 (18.14%) Computer Science
10 64 (15.27%) Multithreading
11 62 (14.80%) Firmware
12 61 (14.56%) Scrum
13 60 (14.32%) Telecoms
14 57 (13.60%) Java
15 50 (11.93%) C#
16 48 (11.46%) Android
17 43 (10.26%) Mentoring
17 43 (10.26%) TCP/IP
17 43 (10.26%) Finance
18 41 (9.79%) Manufacturing
19 39 (9.31%) Configuration Management
20 38 (9.07%) Embedded C
20 38 (9.07%) Security Cleared
20 38 (9.07%) Multithreaded Programming
21 35 (8.35%) Automotive
21 35 (8.35%) Systems Analysis
22 34 (8.11%) Wireless
23 33 (7.88%) Cross-Platform Development
24 32 (7.64%) Computer Vision

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 5 (1.19%) IIS
2 1 (0.24%) Mongrel
2 1 (0.24%) nginx
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (2.39%) Simulink
2 4 (0.95%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.24%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 6 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.19%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.67%) Slack
3 5 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 34 (8.11%) Wireless
3 22 (5.25%) FTP
3 22 (5.25%) HTTP
3 22 (5.25%) LDAP
4 21 (5.01%) Bluetooth
4 21 (5.01%) Kerberos
5 20 (4.77%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (3.82%) Ethernet
7 13 (3.10%) Internet
7 13 (3.10%) RS-232
7 13 (3.10%) RS-485
8 6 (1.43%) LAN
8 6 (1.43%) WAN
8 6 (1.43%) ZigBee
9 5 (1.19%) 2G
9 5 (1.19%) 3G
9 5 (1.19%) DHCP
9 5 (1.19%) Firewall
9 5 (1.19%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.95%) MySQL
3 2 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (0.48%) Big Data
3 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.48%) Redis
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (6.92%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.53%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.34%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.91%) CppUnit
5 5 (1.19%) Subversion
6 3 (0.72%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.24%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.24%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.24%) Redmine
8 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 106 (25.30%) Electronics
2 60 (14.32%) Telecoms
3 43 (10.26%) Finance
4 41 (9.79%) Manufacturing
5 35 (8.35%) Automotive
6 28 (6.68%) Games
7 12 (2.86%) Aerospace
7 12 (2.86%) Avionics
8 6 (1.43%) Banking
8 6 (1.43%) Marketing
9 5 (1.19%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.95%) Publishing
11 2 (0.48%) Military
11 2 (0.48%) Retail
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 159 (37.95%) Embedded Engineer
2 153 (36.52%) Software Engineer
3 90 (21.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 69 (16.47%) Developer
5 65 (15.51%) C++ Software Engineer
6 54 (12.89%) C Software Engineer
7 50 (11.93%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 49 (11.69%) Software Developer
9 48 (11.46%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 39 (9.31%) Senior Software Engineer
11 33 (7.88%) Embedded C Engineer
12 32 (7.64%) Embedded Developer
13 31 (7.40%) Embedded Software Developer
14 30 (7.16%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 30 (7.16%) Systems Engineer
15 28 (6.68%) C++ Developer
15 28 (6.68%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 28 (6.68%) Test Engineer
16 26 (6.21%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
16 26 (6.21%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.44%) .NET
2 20 (4.77%) XML
3 18 (4.30%) HTML
4 13 (3.10%) HTML5
4 13 (3.10%) Web Services
5 9 (2.15%) MonoGame
5 9 (2.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 9 (2.15%) XNA
6 7 (1.67%) J2EE
6 7 (1.67%) Middleware
6 7 (1.67%) OpenCL
6 7 (1.67%) Qt
6 7 (1.67%) Unreal Engine
7 6 (1.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 6 (1.43%) OpenCV
7 6 (1.43%) STL
8 5 (1.19%) CSS
8 5 (1.19%) MFC
8 5 (1.19%) Qt Quick
8 5 (1.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 76 (18.14%) Computer Science
2 29 (6.92%) Algorithms
3 24 (5.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 24 (5.73%) Physics
4 23 (5.49%) Contactless
5 20 (4.77%) Mathematics
6 16 (3.82%) Mobile App
7 15 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.58%) Robotics
7 15 (3.58%) Smartphone
8 11 (2.63%) CPLD
8 11 (2.63%) VHDL
9 10 (2.39%) Verilog
10 9 (2.15%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (1.91%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.43%) CAN bus
13 5 (1.19%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (1.19%) BBC
13 5 (1.19%) Cryptography
13 5 (1.19%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 180 (42.96%) Linux
2 106 (25.30%) Windows
3 48 (11.46%) Android
4 30 (7.16%) Apple iOS
5 23 (5.49%) Embedded Linux
6 19 (4.53%) Unix
7 8 (1.91%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.72%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.48%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.24%) Fedora
10 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.24%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (62.29%) Software Engineering
2 107 (25.54%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (15.27%) Multithreading
4 61 (14.56%) Scrum
5 43 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 39 (9.31%) Configuration Management
7 38 (9.07%) Multithreaded Programming
8 35 (8.35%) Systems Analysis
9 33 (7.88%) Cross-Platform Development
10 32 (7.64%) Computer Vision
11 31 (7.40%) OO
12 24 (5.73%) Automated Testing
12 24 (5.73%) Unit Testing
13 22 (5.25%) Penetration Testing
14 20 (4.77%) Cybersecurity
15 19 (4.53%) Embedded Software Development
15 19 (4.53%) Software Architecture
16 18 (4.30%) OWASP
16 18 (4.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 17 (4.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 265 (63.25%) C++
2 202 (48.21%) C
3 95 (22.67%) Python
4 57 (13.60%) Java
5 50 (11.93%) C#
6 38 (9.07%) Embedded C
7 31 (7.40%) Bash Shell
8 24 (5.73%) Perl
9 21 (5.01%) MATLAB
10 18 (4.30%) Embedded C++
11 17 (4.06%) Assembly Language
12 16 (3.82%) SQL
13 15 (3.58%) Shell Script
14 14 (3.34%) Lua
15 9 (2.15%) JavaScript
16 7 (1.67%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.67%) VB
17 5 (1.19%) HLSL
17 5 (1.19%) PHP
18 4 (0.95%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 128 (30.55%) Degree
2 38 (9.07%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.30%) CEH
3 18 (4.30%) GIAC
3 18 (4.30%) OSCP
4 14 (3.34%) DV Cleared
4 14 (3.34%) GPEN
5 12 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 12 (2.86%) PhD
6 10 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.91%) HND
8 7 (1.67%) ISEB
9 6 (1.43%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.19%) CCNA
10 5 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (0.95%) CREST Certified
12 3 (0.72%) HNC
13 2 (0.48%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.01%) ISO 9001
2 18 (4.30%) QA
3 12 (2.86%) DO-178B
4 8 (1.91%) IEC 61508
5 7 (1.67%) JTAG
6 6 (1.43%) MISRA
7 3 (0.72%) MiFID
8 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 7816
8 2 (0.48%) ISO26262
8 2 (0.48%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.24%) ARP4754
9 1 (0.24%) ISO13485
9 1 (0.24%) SDET
System Software
1 62 (14.80%) Firmware
2 22 (5.25%) NFS
3 3 (0.72%) Docker
4 1 (0.24%) Samba
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (4.30%) Nessus
1 18 (4.30%) Nmap
1 18 (4.30%) OpenVAS
2 6 (1.43%) Puppet
3 5 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) Marathon
4 1 (0.24%) Mesos
Vendors
1 18 (4.30%) Coverity
1 18 (4.30%) Qualys
2 16 (3.82%) EMC
3 8 (1.91%) Green Hills
4 7 (1.67%) SAP
5 6 (1.43%) Intel
6 5 (1.19%) Altera
6 5 (1.19%) Atmel
6 5 (1.19%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.19%) Xilinx
7 4 (0.95%) Freescale
7 4 (0.95%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.48%) Apple
8 2 (0.48%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.48%) Progress
8 2 (0.48%) Renesas
9 1 (0.24%) IBM
9 1 (0.24%) Motorola
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle
9 1 (0.24%) QNX
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