The table below looks at the statistics for TargetLink skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TargetLink over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
dSPACE TargetLink
Rank 899 951 -
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -
Permanent jobs citing TargetLink 12 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.016% -
As % of the Applications category 0.090% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 0
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
13329 16073 18164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.57% 14.65% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10996 12901 14795
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

TargetLink
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing TargetLink as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

TargetLink Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TargetLink
Salary Trend

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

TargetLink Salary Trend in the UK

TargetLink
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TargetLink within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +39 12 £35,000 -12.50%
East Midlands +7 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Derby -5 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Derbyshire -7 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Birmingham -11 1 £38,000 +5.55%
West Midlands -12 1 £38,000 +5.55%
East of England - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £47,500 -

TargetLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing TargetLink 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 TargetLink.

1 20 (100.00%) Automotive
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (95.00%) MATLAB
2 19 (95.00%) C++
3 18 (90.00%) UML
3 18 (90.00%) Simulink
4 17 (85.00%) C
5 15 (75.00%) Embedded C
5 15 (75.00%) CAN bus
6 14 (70.00%) Telematics
6 14 (70.00%) Profibus
6 14 (70.00%) Embedded C++
6 14 (70.00%) Assembly Language
6 14 (70.00%) Firmware
6 14 (70.00%) Driving Licence
6 14 (70.00%) Schematic Capture
6 14 (70.00%) MISRA C
6 14 (70.00%) MISRA
7 3 (15.00%) VB
7 3 (15.00%) Windows
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.00%) Electronics
8 1 (5.00%) Degree
8 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.00%) Android
8 1 (5.00%) Android Development
8 1 (5.00%) CANoe
8 1 (5.00%) FlexRay
8 1 (5.00%) ISO26262

TargetLink
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:

Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Profibus
2 1 (5.00%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) CANoe
General
1 20 (100.00%) Automotive
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Software Engineer
2 18 (90.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 18 (90.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) C Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Automotive Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) CAN bus
2 14 (70.00%) Driving Licence
2 14 (70.00%) Telematics
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (90.00%) UML
3 14 (70.00%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (5.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C++
1 19 (95.00%) MATLAB
2 17 (85.00%) C
3 15 (75.00%) Embedded C
4 14 (70.00%) Assembly Language
4 14 (70.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (15.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (70.00%) MISRA
1 14 (70.00%) MISRA C
2 1 (5.00%) ISO26262
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Firmware