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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Systems
UK
Rank 667 703 703
Rank change year-on-year
+36 0
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 197 252 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.61% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 178 219 217
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
32132 41598 40889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.26% 40.62% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25996 33322 32852
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +24 193 £42,500 -3.40% 36
South East +10 59 £47,500 +5.55% 8
South West +58 51 £40,000 - 6
East of England +23 33 £55,000 +10.00% 14
London +70 29 £41,250 -21.42%
Cambridge +27 24 £55,000 -12.00% 11
Cambridgeshire +18 24 £55,000 -12.00% 11
Devon +17 17 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Gloucestershire -4 14 £48,750 +87.50% 1
Berkshire +42 12 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Surrey +42 11 £53,750 +26.47% 1
Hampshire +24 11 £55,000 +30.95% 4
Oxfordshire +16 11 £42,500 +0.59% 1
Wiltshire - 10 £40,000 - 2
Redhill - 10 £55,000 -
Dorset +31 9 £40,000 -2.43% 2
East Sussex -24 9 £47,500 +5.55%
Hammersmith - 9 £27,500 -
Paignton - 9 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 9 £40,000 -
Bracknell +13 8 £40,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands -5 8 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Chippenham - 8 £40,250 - 2
Brighton -25 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Cheltenham - 7 £47,500 - 1
Oxford +16 6 £42,500 +0.59% 1
Poole +8 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Hertfordshire +6 6 £51,250 -8.48% 2
Derby +16 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Derbyshire +16 4 £40,000 +18.51%

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 269 (65.29%) C++
2 258 (62.62%) Software Engineering
3 216 (52.43%) C
4 162 (39.32%) Linux
5 156 (37.86%) Degree
6 122 (29.61%) Electronics
7 97 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
8 93 (22.57%) Computer Science
9 90 (21.84%) Python
10 82 (19.90%) Windows
11 71 (17.23%) Firmware
12 64 (15.53%) C#
13 59 (14.32%) Java
14 55 (13.35%) Telecoms
14 55 (13.35%) Multithreading
15 50 (12.14%) TCP/IP
16 49 (11.89%) Android
17 48 (11.65%) Manufacturing
18 47 (11.41%) Scrum
19 43 (10.44%) Wireless
20 41 (9.95%) Configuration Management
21 40 (9.71%) OO
21 40 (9.71%) Finance
22 37 (8.98%) Embedded C
22 37 (8.98%) Security Cleared
23 36 (8.74%) Physics
24 34 (8.25%) Mathematics
24 34 (8.25%) Mentoring
25 32 (7.77%) Automotive
26 31 (7.52%) Apple iOS

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 6 (1.46%) IIS
2 1 (0.24%) Mongrel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (2.43%) Simulink
2 4 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.97%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.24%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 7 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.21%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.70%) Slack
3 5 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 50 (12.14%) TCP/IP
2 43 (10.44%) Wireless
3 28 (6.80%) Bluetooth
4 23 (5.58%) Wi-Fi
5 21 (5.10%) HTTP
6 20 (4.85%) Internet
7 19 (4.61%) FTP
7 19 (4.61%) LDAP
8 18 (4.37%) Ethernet
8 18 (4.37%) Kerberos
9 12 (2.91%) RS-485
10 8 (1.94%) RS-232
10 8 (1.94%) ZigBee
11 6 (1.46%) LAN
11 6 (1.46%) WAN
12 5 (1.21%) DHCP
12 5 (1.21%) DNS
12 5 (1.21%) Firewall
13 4 (0.97%) 802.15
13 4 (0.97%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.46%) MySQL
2 5 (1.21%) Redis
2 5 (1.21%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.73%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.49%) Big Data
4 2 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (6.31%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.58%) Jenkins
3 13 (3.16%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.70%) CppUnit
5 5 (1.21%) Subversion
6 3 (0.73%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.24%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.24%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.24%) Calabash
8 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.24%) JIRA
8 1 (0.24%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.24%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.24%) Redmine
8 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.24%) Xcode
General
1 122 (29.61%) Electronics
2 55 (13.35%) Telecoms
3 48 (11.65%) Manufacturing
4 40 (9.71%) Finance
5 32 (7.77%) Automotive
6 28 (6.80%) Games
7 9 (2.18%) Aerospace
8 8 (1.94%) Avionics
8 8 (1.94%) Marketing
9 7 (1.70%) Banking
10 5 (1.21%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.97%) Publishing
12 2 (0.49%) Military
13 1 (0.24%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Billing
13 1 (0.24%) Legal
13 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 161 (39.08%) Software Engineer
2 138 (33.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 90 (21.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 68 (16.50%) Developer
5 57 (13.83%) C++ Software Engineer
6 45 (10.92%) Software Developer
7 44 (10.68%) C Software Engineer
8 43 (10.44%) Senior Software Engineer
9 39 (9.47%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 35 (8.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 32 (7.77%) Test Engineer
12 30 (7.28%) C++ Developer
12 30 (7.28%) Embedded Developer
13 28 (6.80%) Embedded Software Developer
14 25 (6.07%) Embedded C Engineer
14 25 (6.07%) Firmware Engineer
14 25 (6.07%) Systems Engineer
15 24 (5.83%) C++ Software Developer
15 24 (5.83%) Embedded C Software Engineer
15 24 (5.83%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.80%) .NET
2 22 (5.34%) XML
3 19 (4.61%) HTML
4 13 (3.16%) HTML5
4 13 (3.16%) Web Services
5 9 (2.18%) CSS
5 9 (2.18%) J2EE
5 9 (2.18%) MonoGame
5 9 (2.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 9 (2.18%) XNA
6 7 (1.70%) POSIX
6 7 (1.70%) REST
6 7 (1.70%) Unreal Engine
7 6 (1.46%) CSS3
8 5 (1.21%) Middleware
8 5 (1.21%) Qt
9 4 (0.97%) jQuery
9 4 (0.97%) JSON
9 4 (0.97%) MFC
9 4 (0.97%) VRML
Miscellaneous
1 93 (22.57%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 24 (5.83%) Algorithms
4 20 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.61%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.64%) Robotics
7 12 (2.91%) Smartphone
8 9 (2.18%) Contactless
8 9 (2.18%) Device Driver
8 9 (2.18%) VHDL
9 8 (1.94%) Verilog
10 7 (1.70%) CPLD
11 6 (1.46%) BBC
11 6 (1.46%) CAN bus
12 5 (1.21%) 3D Graphics
13 4 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
13 4 (0.97%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.97%) Internet of Things
13 4 (0.97%) Smart Home
14 3 (0.73%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 162 (39.32%) Linux
2 82 (19.90%) Windows
3 49 (11.89%) Android
4 31 (7.52%) Apple iOS
5 28 (6.80%) Embedded Linux
5 28 (6.80%) Unix
6 10 (2.43%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.97%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.49%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.49%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.24%) Fedora
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (62.62%) Software Engineering
2 97 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (13.35%) Multithreading
4 47 (11.41%) Scrum
5 41 (9.95%) Configuration Management
6 40 (9.71%) OO
7 36 (8.74%) Physics
8 34 (8.25%) Mathematics
8 34 (8.25%) Mentoring
9 29 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 28 (6.80%) Automated Testing
11 26 (6.31%) Computer Vision
11 26 (6.31%) Embedded Software Development
12 25 (6.07%) Cybersecurity
13 24 (5.83%) Software Architecture
14 22 (5.34%) Multithreaded Programming
15 21 (5.10%) Systems Analysis
16 20 (4.85%) Unit Testing
17 19 (4.61%) Cross-Platform Development
18 18 (4.37%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 269 (65.29%) C++
2 216 (52.43%) C
3 90 (21.84%) Python
4 64 (15.53%) C#
5 59 (14.32%) Java
6 37 (8.98%) Embedded C
7 29 (7.04%) Perl
8 27 (6.55%) Embedded C++
9 24 (5.83%) Bash Shell
10 18 (4.37%) MATLAB
10 18 (4.37%) SQL
11 15 (3.64%) Shell Script
12 13 (3.16%) Assembly Language
13 11 (2.67%) JavaScript
13 11 (2.67%) Lua
13 11 (2.67%) VB
14 7 (1.70%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.21%) HLSL
15 5 (1.21%) Ruby
15 5 (1.21%) Scala
Qualifications
1 156 (37.86%) Degree
2 37 (8.98%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.16%) PhD
4 12 (2.91%) ISTQB
5 11 (2.67%) CEH
5 11 (2.67%) GIAC
5 11 (2.67%) OSCP
6 10 (2.43%) DV Cleared
6 10 (2.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (2.18%) GPEN
7 9 (2.18%) HND
8 8 (1.94%) ISEB
9 7 (1.70%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.46%) CCNA
10 6 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.46%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (0.73%) HNC
12 2 (0.49%) CREST Certified
12 2 (0.49%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.10%) QA
2 15 (3.64%) ISO 9001
3 14 (3.40%) JTAG
4 8 (1.94%) DO-178B
5 5 (1.21%) MISRA
6 3 (0.73%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.73%) MiFID
7 1 (0.24%) ISO13485
7 1 (0.24%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.24%) SDET
System Software
1 71 (17.23%) Firmware
2 19 (4.61%) NFS
3 3 (0.73%) Docker
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) Samba
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (2.67%) Nessus
1 11 (2.67%) Nmap
1 11 (2.67%) OpenVAS
2 6 (1.46%) Puppet
3 5 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.24%) Marathon
4 1 (0.24%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (3.16%) EMC
2 11 (2.67%) Coverity
2 11 (2.67%) Qualys
3 8 (1.94%) Green Hills
3 8 (1.94%) SAP
4 7 (1.70%) Freescale
4 7 (1.70%) Xilinx
5 6 (1.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.21%) Altera
6 5 (1.21%) Atmel
6 5 (1.21%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.49%) Apple
7 2 (0.49%) Progress
7 2 (0.49%) Renesas
8 1 (0.24%) Apigee
8 1 (0.24%) Intel
8 1 (0.24%) Motorola
8 1 (0.24%) Nokia
8 1 (0.24%) QNX
Ringwood
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Relocation, Shares, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ringwood
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Royston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £46,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Shares, Bonus, + More!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Base + Lucrative Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Ringwood
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 28000-32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 23 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago