The table below looks at the statistics for the Real Time Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Real Time Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Engineer
Rank 873 847 840
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Real Time Engineer 16 27 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.025% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.027% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 63
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108233 100307 110663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87592 83387 94376
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Real Time Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Real Time Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Real Time Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Real Time Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Real Time Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Real Time Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Real Time Engineer over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 within the UK.

Real Time Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Real Time Engineer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Real Time Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 16 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Cambridgeshire +5 11 £35,000 -11.39% 2
Cambridge +4 11 £35,000 -11.39% 2
East of England -2 11 £35,000 - 2
London -11 5 £52,500 - 1

Real Time Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Real Time Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Real Time Engineer in their job title.

1 53 (79.10%) C++
2 45 (67.16%) Software Engineering
3 30 (44.78%) C
4 29 (43.28%) Finance
5 27 (40.30%) Degree
6 26 (38.81%) Computer Science
7 19 (28.36%) Multithreading
8 18 (26.87%) Signal Processing
9 17 (25.37%) C#
10 14 (20.90%) Java
10 14 (20.90%) Linux
10 14 (20.90%) PhD
10 14 (20.90%) Machine Learning
10 14 (20.90%) Hedge funds
11 13 (19.40%) Big Data
11 13 (19.40%) F#
12 12 (17.91%) UNIX
13 11 (16.42%) Windows
13 11 (16.42%) OO
13 11 (16.42%) Games
13 11 (16.42%) Low Latency
14 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (13.43%) STL
14 9 (13.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 7 (10.45%) SQL
16 6 (8.96%) IPv6
16 6 (8.96%) HP
16 6 (8.96%) NonStop SQL
16 6 (8.96%) Fixed Income
16 6 (8.96%) Grid Computing

Real Time Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Real Time Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Real Time Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) Big Data
2 6 (8.96%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) JUnit
1 1 (1.49%) Rational DOORS
General
1 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 11 (16.42%) Games
3 6 (8.96%) Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.99%) Electronics
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) STL
1 9 (13.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (5.97%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) XML
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.81%) Computer Science
2 14 (20.90%) Hedge funds
3 6 (8.96%) Fixed Income
3 6 (8.96%) Grid Computing
3 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.46%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.97%) Equities
6 2 (2.99%) Robotics
6 2 (2.99%) Firmware
7 1 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) UNIX
3 11 (16.42%) Windows
4 2 (2.99%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.49%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (67.16%) Software Engineering
2 19 (28.36%) Multithreading
3 18 (26.87%) Signal Processing
4 14 (20.90%) Machine Learning
5 11 (16.42%) Low Latency
5 11 (16.42%) OO
6 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (8.96%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (7.46%) Image Processing
9 4 (5.97%) High Availability
9 4 (5.97%) Scrum
10 3 (4.48%) UML
10 3 (4.48%) TDD
10 3 (4.48%) Analytics
11 2 (2.99%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.99%) Video Analytics
11 2 (2.99%) Software Testing
12 1 (1.49%) SysML
12 1 (1.49%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (79.10%) C++
2 30 (44.78%) C
3 17 (25.37%) C#
4 14 (20.90%) Java
5 13 (19.40%) F#
6 7 (10.45%) SQL
7 5 (7.46%) Embedded C
7 5 (7.46%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.99%) Perl
8 2 (2.99%) Python
9 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (40.30%) Degree
2 14 (20.90%) PhD
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) TickIT
1 1 (1.49%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.49%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
1 6 (8.96%) HP
2 2 (2.99%) Intel
2 2 (2.99%) Hitachi
2 2 (2.99%) Motorola
3 1 (1.49%) Borland
3 1 (1.49%) QNX
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle
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