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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 685 719 686
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -33
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 197 258 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.57% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 183 214 229
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
36496 45292 45730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.63% 42.55% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29729 36082 36963
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 £29,252 £27,500
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +23 197 £42,500 -5.55% 25
South East +32 92 £42,500 -5.55% 8
East of England -22 30 £52,500 +5.00% 6
London +39 25 £50,000 - 2
South West +16 22 £40,000 +3.89% 5
Cambridgeshire +7 21 £56,250 +12.50% 5
Surrey +27 20 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Oxfordshire +35 19 £42,500 +1.79%
Cambridge +12 19 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Berkshire +56 17 £40,000 +33.33% 2
East Sussex -7 16 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Redhill +5 15 £40,000 -27.27%
Bracknell +26 14 £40,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands +4 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Sussex +37 11 £42,500 -19.81% 2
Oxford +36 10 £42,500 +57.40%
Dorset +34 10 £40,000 +39.13% 2
Lewes +7 9 £50,000 +117.39%
Hampshire +8 8 £40,000 -15.78% 1
West Midlands - 8 £41,250 - 1
Poole +13 6 £40,000 +39.13% 2
Gatwick +5 6 £42,500 -19.81%
Gloucestershire -15 6 £45,250 +17.53% 2
City of London - 6 £62,500 -
Leicestershire 0 5 £42,500 -
Loughborough -8 5 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire -16 5 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Warrington +15 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Cheshire +8 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Brighton -11 4 £47,500 +11.76% 1

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 287 (64.64%) C++
2 264 (59.46%) Software Engineering
3 222 (50.00%) C
4 191 (43.02%) Linux
5 128 (28.83%) Degree
6 123 (27.70%) Windows
7 115 (25.90%) Electronics
8 114 (25.68%) Python
9 107 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (16.22%) Computer Science
11 69 (15.54%) Java
12 68 (15.32%) Multithreading
13 65 (14.64%) Telecoms
13 65 (14.64%) Scrum
14 64 (14.41%) Firmware
15 49 (11.04%) Security Cleared
16 48 (10.81%) Multithreaded Programming
17 46 (10.36%) Android
18 44 (9.91%) Embedded C
18 44 (9.91%) Systems Analysis
19 43 (9.68%) Bash Shell
20 41 (9.23%) Finance
21 40 (9.01%) Manufacturing
22 39 (8.78%) C#
22 39 (8.78%) Mentoring
22 39 (8.78%) Cross-Platform Development
23 37 (8.33%) Algorithms
24 36 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
25 34 (7.66%) Automotive
26 33 (7.43%) Git (software)

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 (1.13%) IIS
2 1 (0.23%) JBoss
2 1 (0.23%) Mongrel
2 1 (0.23%) nginx
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.23%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (2.70%) Simulink
2 4 (0.90%) OrCAD
3 3 (0.68%) MS Project
4 2 (0.45%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.23%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 7 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.13%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.58%) Slack
3 5 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.21%) TCP/IP
2 31 (6.98%) Wireless
3 23 (5.18%) Wi-Fi
4 20 (4.50%) HTTP
5 19 (4.28%) Bluetooth
6 18 (4.05%) Ethernet
6 18 (4.05%) FTP
6 18 (4.05%) LDAP
7 17 (3.83%) Kerberos
8 15 (3.38%) Internet
8 15 (3.38%) RS-232
9 13 (2.93%) RS-485
10 6 (1.35%) LAN
10 6 (1.35%) WAN
10 6 (1.35%) ZigBee
11 5 (1.13%) 3G
11 5 (1.13%) Firewall
11 5 (1.13%) GPRS
11 5 (1.13%) GSM
11 5 (1.13%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.13%) MySQL
3 3 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.45%) Redis
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (7.43%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.38%) Jenkins
2 15 (3.38%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.80%) CppUnit
4 7 (1.58%) Subversion
4 7 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.90%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.45%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.23%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.23%) Hudson
7 1 (0.23%) JIRA
7 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.23%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.23%) Redmine
General
1 115 (25.90%) Electronics
2 65 (14.64%) Telecoms
3 41 (9.23%) Finance
4 40 (9.01%) Manufacturing
5 34 (7.66%) Automotive
6 17 (3.83%) Games
7 12 (2.70%) Avionics
8 11 (2.48%) Aerospace
9 10 (2.25%) Banking
10 7 (1.58%) Marketing
11 5 (1.13%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.68%) Publishing
12 3 (0.68%) Retail
13 1 (0.23%) Advertising
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 166 (37.39%) Embedded Engineer
2 156 (35.14%) Software Engineer
3 91 (20.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 76 (17.12%) C++ Software Engineer
5 68 (15.32%) Developer
6 58 (13.06%) C Software Engineer
6 58 (13.06%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 52 (11.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 46 (10.36%) Software Developer
9 38 (8.56%) Embedded C Engineer
10 36 (8.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 36 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
11 34 (7.66%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 33 (7.43%) Embedded Developer
13 32 (7.21%) Embedded Software Developer
14 31 (6.98%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
14 31 (6.98%) Electronics Engineer
14 31 (6.98%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
14 31 (6.98%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
14 31 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.73%) .NET
2 18 (4.05%) HTML
3 15 (3.38%) Web Services
4 12 (2.70%) XML
5 11 (2.48%) HTML5
6 10 (2.25%) STL
7 9 (2.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (2.03%) OpenCL
7 9 (2.03%) OpenCV
8 8 (1.80%) Qt
9 7 (1.58%) CSS
9 7 (1.58%) jQuery
9 7 (1.58%) Middleware
9 7 (1.58%) Unreal Engine
10 6 (1.35%) Spring
10 6 (1.35%) WebKit
11 5 (1.13%) MFC
11 5 (1.13%) Qt Quick
12 4 (0.90%) J2EE
12 4 (0.90%) VRML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 37 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 32 (7.21%) Contactless
4 27 (6.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 24 (5.41%) Mathematics
6 19 (4.28%) Mobile App
7 18 (4.05%) Verilog
7 18 (4.05%) VHDL
8 15 (3.38%) Smartphone
9 14 (3.15%) Physics
10 12 (2.70%) Robotics
11 11 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (2.48%) CPLD
12 9 (2.03%) EMV
12 9 (2.03%) Smartcard
13 8 (1.80%) Device Driver
14 7 (1.58%) Java Card
15 6 (1.35%) Internet of Things
16 5 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
17 4 (0.90%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 191 (43.02%) Linux
2 123 (27.70%) Windows
3 46 (10.36%) Android
4 27 (6.08%) Apple iOS
5 23 (5.18%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (2.48%) Unix
7 7 (1.58%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.13%) VxWorks
9 3 (0.68%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.45%) Tizen
11 1 (0.23%) Fedora
11 1 (0.23%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (59.46%) Software Engineering
2 107 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (15.32%) Multithreading
4 65 (14.64%) Scrum
5 48 (10.81%) Multithreaded Programming
6 44 (9.91%) Systems Analysis
7 39 (8.78%) Cross-Platform Development
7 39 (8.78%) Mentoring
8 36 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
9 33 (7.43%) Configuration Management
10 30 (6.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 28 (6.31%) OO
11 28 (6.31%) OWASP
12 27 (6.08%) Unit Testing
13 26 (5.86%) Computer Vision
14 21 (4.73%) Validation
15 20 (4.50%) Image Processing
15 20 (4.50%) Open Source
16 18 (4.05%) Cybersecurity
16 18 (4.05%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 287 (64.64%) C++
2 222 (50.00%) C
3 114 (25.68%) Python
4 69 (15.54%) Java
5 44 (9.91%) Embedded C
6 43 (9.68%) Bash Shell
7 39 (8.78%) C#
8 28 (6.31%) Perl
9 26 (5.86%) MATLAB
10 23 (5.18%) Assembly Language
11 18 (4.05%) Embedded C++
12 17 (3.83%) Lua
13 14 (3.15%) JavaScript
14 11 (2.48%) Shell Script
15 10 (2.25%) SQL
16 7 (1.58%) PowerShell
17 6 (1.35%) PHP
18 5 (1.13%) HLSL
19 4 (0.90%) Tcl
20 3 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 128 (28.83%) Degree
2 49 (11.04%) Security Cleared
3 28 (6.31%) CEH
3 28 (6.31%) GIAC
3 28 (6.31%) OSCP
4 21 (4.73%) GPEN
5 19 (4.28%) DV Cleared
6 18 (4.05%) PhD
7 10 (2.25%) ISTQB
8 9 (2.03%) CREST Certified
8 9 (2.03%) SC Cleared
9 8 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.35%) HND
10 6 (1.35%) ISEB
11 4 (0.90%) CCNA
11 4 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.45%) HNC
12 2 (0.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.18%) ISO 9001
2 18 (4.05%) QA
3 12 (2.70%) DO-178B
4 8 (1.80%) IEC 61508
5 7 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 7816
6 6 (1.35%) MISRA
7 3 (0.68%) ISO26262
7 3 (0.68%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.45%) ISO13485
8 2 (0.45%) JTAG
9 1 (0.23%) ARP4754
9 1 (0.23%) MiFID
9 1 (0.23%) SDET
System Software
1 64 (14.41%) Firmware
2 18 (4.05%) NFS
3 3 (0.68%) Docker
4 2 (0.45%) Xen
5 1 (0.23%) Samba
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (6.76%) Nessus
1 30 (6.76%) Nmap
2 28 (6.31%) OpenVAS
3 6 (1.35%) Puppet
4 5 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.23%) Marathon
5 1 (0.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 30 (6.76%) Qualys
2 28 (6.31%) Coverity
3 18 (4.05%) EMC
4 10 (2.25%) Atmel
5 9 (2.03%) Intel
5 9 (2.03%) Microsoft
6 8 (1.80%) Green Hills
6 8 (1.80%) SAP
7 7 (1.58%) Hyperion
8 5 (1.13%) Altera
8 5 (1.13%) Xilinx
9 4 (0.90%) Freescale
10 3 (0.68%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.45%) Apple
11 2 (0.45%) Fujitsu
11 2 (0.45%) Linaro
11 2 (0.45%) Mentor Graphics
11 2 (0.45%) NEC
12 1 (0.23%) CA
12 1 (0.23%) Motorola
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Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Up to 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Horsham, Sussex
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Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Base + Lucrative Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: From £27,000 to £37,000 per annum
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £37k + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, free food
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
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Watford
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
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Teddington, Middlesex
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