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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 672 755 754
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 267 220 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.48% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 241 181 201
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
40694 45731 49311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.57% 41.23% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33203 36291 39359
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +99 263 £45,000 - 29
South East +68 105 £40,000 -11.11% 7
East of England +40 45 £45,000 - 7
Surrey +32 33 £37,500 -16.66% 4
South West +33 32 £47,500 +11.76% 3
East Midlands +20 27 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Dorset +34 26 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Poole +6 26 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Leicestershire +26 24 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +6 24 £55,000 +37.50%
London +21 22 £45,000 -7.21%
East Sussex +7 19 £47,500 +35.71%
Brighton +8 18 £46,250 +32.14%
Cambridgeshire +1 18 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Suffolk +17 17 £42,500 -10.52%
Loughborough -1 17 £42,500 -
West Midlands -5 16 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Cambridge +4 14 £56,250 +2.27% 6
Kent +28 13 £37,500 +3.44%
Guildford +19 11 £40,000 +66.66%
Woking +3 10 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Dartford - 9 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +31 7 £27,750 -22.91% 1
Ipswich +27 7 £45,000 -8.62%
North West +23 7 £37,500 -21.05% 6
Hampshire +13 6 £43,750 -7.89%
Manchester +13 6 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Oxford -1 6 £57,500 +31.42%
Coventry - 6 £48,000 -
Gloucestershire +6 5 £40,000 +25.00% 2

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 328 (63.57%) C++
2 298 (57.75%) Software Engineering
3 256 (49.61%) C
4 193 (37.40%) Degree
5 180 (34.88%) Electronics
6 172 (33.33%) Linux
7 126 (24.42%) Firmware
8 111 (21.51%) Windows
9 108 (20.93%) Python
10 94 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
11 84 (16.28%) Security Cleared
12 80 (15.50%) Computer Science
13 78 (15.12%) Algorithms
14 75 (14.53%) Mathematics
15 70 (13.57%) Java
15 70 (13.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 69 (13.37%) OO
17 67 (12.98%) C#
18 65 (12.60%) Manufacturing
19 64 (12.40%) Embedded C
20 57 (11.05%) Telecoms
21 53 (10.27%) Wireless
21 53 (10.27%) Video Processing
22 49 (9.50%) SC Cleared
23 48 (9.30%) Android
23 48 (9.30%) TCP/IP
24 44 (8.53%) Bash Shell
25 43 (8.33%) VHDL
25 43 (8.33%) Verilog
25 43 (8.33%) Microsoft

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 (1.16%) IIS
1 6 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (6.40%) MS Office
2 31 (6.01%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.16%) Maple
3 6 (1.16%) MS Project
4 5 (0.97%) Simulink
5 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.39%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.19%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.19%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.19%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 5 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (10.27%) Wireless
2 48 (9.30%) TCP/IP
3 41 (7.95%) Ethernet
4 34 (6.59%) RS-485
5 32 (6.20%) RS-232
6 24 (4.65%) NFC
6 24 (4.65%) VPN
7 12 (2.33%) Internet
8 9 (1.74%) Bluetooth
9 7 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (1.16%) DVB
10 6 (1.16%) Network Security
10 6 (1.16%) ZigBee
11 5 (0.97%) RFID
12 4 (0.78%) HTTP
13 3 (0.58%) 802.15
13 3 (0.58%) GSM
13 3 (0.58%) Modbus
13 3 (0.58%) SSL
13 3 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (0.97%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.58%) InfluxDB
3 3 (0.58%) MySQL
3 3 (0.58%) Redis
4 1 (0.19%) Big Data
4 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.19%) OLAP
4 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (6.59%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.46%) Subversion
3 21 (4.07%) Visual Studio
4 17 (3.29%) ClearCase
5 16 (3.10%) Bugzilla
6 8 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.16%) LabVIEW
8 3 (0.58%) Grunt
9 2 (0.39%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.39%) JIRA
10 1 (0.19%) GCC
10 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.19%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 180 (34.88%) Electronics
2 65 (12.60%) Manufacturing
3 57 (11.05%) Telecoms
4 31 (6.01%) Finance
5 18 (3.49%) Automotive
6 8 (1.55%) Retail
7 6 (1.16%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.97%) Marketing
9 4 (0.78%) Avionics
10 3 (0.58%) Banking
10 3 (0.58%) Games
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.19%) Military
11 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 204 (39.53%) Software Engineer
2 155 (30.04%) Embedded Engineer
3 110 (21.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 98 (18.99%) C++ Software Engineer
5 77 (14.92%) Developer
6 68 (13.18%) Electronics Engineer
7 59 (11.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 57 (11.05%) C Software Engineer
9 50 (9.69%) Embedded C Engineer
10 49 (9.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 48 (9.30%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 44 (8.53%) Hardware Engineer
13 43 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 42 (8.14%) Software Developer
15 40 (7.75%) Systems Engineer
16 39 (7.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
17 35 (6.78%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
17 35 (6.78%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
18 31 (6.01%) Analyst
19 28 (5.43%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.59%) .NET
2 25 (4.84%) HTML
3 19 (3.68%) CSS
4 15 (2.91%) HTML5
4 15 (2.91%) Qt
5 13 (2.52%) Middleware
6 10 (1.94%) XML
7 9 (1.74%) MFC
7 9 (1.74%) Spring
7 9 (1.74%) Web Services
8 7 (1.36%) JSF
9 6 (1.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (1.16%) EJB
9 6 (1.16%) JDBC
9 6 (1.16%) JSP
9 6 (1.16%) Node.js
9 6 (1.16%) ODBC
9 6 (1.16%) OpenCL
9 6 (1.16%) SOAP
9 6 (1.16%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 80 (15.50%) Computer Science
2 78 (15.12%) Algorithms
3 75 (14.53%) Mathematics
4 70 (13.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 43 (8.33%) Verilog
5 43 (8.33%) VHDL
6 29 (5.62%) Driving Licence
7 28 (5.43%) Physics
8 25 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (4.46%) Device Driver
10 20 (3.88%) Contactless
11 16 (3.10%) CPLD
11 16 (3.10%) Smartcard
12 12 (2.33%) Cybercrime
12 12 (2.33%) SCADA
13 11 (2.13%) Cryptography
13 11 (2.13%) Cyber Attack
13 11 (2.13%) Mechatronics
14 10 (1.94%) EMV
15 9 (1.74%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 172 (33.33%) Linux
2 111 (21.51%) Windows
3 48 (9.30%) Android
4 34 (6.59%) Embedded Linux
5 17 (3.29%) Apple iOS
6 16 (3.10%) Unix
7 12 (2.33%) Windows CE
8 6 (1.16%) VxWorks
8 6 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (0.97%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.78%) Tizen
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (57.75%) Software Engineering
2 94 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (13.37%) OO
4 53 (10.27%) Video Processing
5 41 (7.95%) Validation
6 40 (7.75%) Multithreading
7 39 (7.56%) Systems Analysis
8 36 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
8 36 (6.98%) UML
9 30 (5.81%) Image Processing
10 28 (5.43%) Scrum
11 24 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
11 24 (4.65%) Embedded Software Development
12 23 (4.46%) Unit Testing
12 23 (4.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 23 (4.46%) Waterfall
13 21 (4.07%) OOP
13 21 (4.07%) OWASP
14 20 (3.88%) Open Source
14 20 (3.88%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 328 (63.57%) C++
2 256 (49.61%) C
3 108 (20.93%) Python
4 70 (13.57%) Java
5 67 (12.98%) C#
6 64 (12.40%) Embedded C
7 44 (8.53%) Bash Shell
8 26 (5.04%) Assembly Language
9 24 (4.65%) MATLAB
9 24 (4.65%) Perl
10 23 (4.46%) Lua
11 21 (4.07%) JavaScript
12 19 (3.68%) Embedded C++
13 9 (1.74%) SQL
14 6 (1.16%) R
14 6 (1.16%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.97%) VB
16 3 (0.58%) ECMAScript
16 3 (0.58%) ES6
16 3 (0.58%) VC++
Qualifications
1 193 (37.40%) Degree
2 84 (16.28%) Security Cleared
3 49 (9.50%) SC Cleared
4 32 (6.20%) GIAC
5 28 (5.43%) DV Cleared
6 25 (4.84%) CREST Certified
7 21 (4.07%) CEH
7 21 (4.07%) OSCP
8 15 (2.91%) HND
9 13 (2.52%) PhD
10 11 (2.13%) GREM
10 11 (2.13%) MCP
11 10 (1.94%) GPEN
11 10 (1.94%) HNC
12 6 (1.16%) CISA
12 6 (1.16%) CISM
12 6 (1.16%) CISSP
12 6 (1.16%) IISP
13 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.19%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.59%) ISO 9001
2 11 (2.13%) QA
3 10 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 7 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.16%) ISAE 3402
5 6 (1.16%) ISO13485
5 6 (1.16%) ISO27005
5 6 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.78%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.58%) MISRA
8 2 (0.39%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.39%) ISO26262
8 2 (0.39%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.19%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.19%) DO-254
9 1 (0.19%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
9 1 (0.19%) JTAG
System Software
1 126 (24.42%) Firmware
2 3 (0.58%) Xen
3 2 (0.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (4.46%) Nessus
1 23 (4.46%) Nmap
2 21 (4.07%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 43 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.62%) Qualys
3 21 (4.07%) Coverity
4 17 (3.29%) EMC
5 12 (2.33%) Oracle
6 10 (1.94%) Hyperion
7 7 (1.36%) Atmel
8 6 (1.16%) ArcSight
8 6 (1.16%) Barracuda Networks
8 6 (1.16%) Cisco
8 6 (1.16%) IBM
8 6 (1.16%) Intel Security
8 6 (1.16%) Tripwire
9 5 (0.97%) Freescale
9 5 (0.97%) Intel
9 5 (0.97%) SAP
10 4 (0.78%) Sun
11 3 (0.58%) Apple
11 3 (0.58%) Linaro
11 3 (0.58%) NEC
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Cambridge
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North West England
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Greater Manchester
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Poole
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Greater Manchester
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