The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Systems
Rank - 100 85
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.077% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.29% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £57,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +79.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Systems
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
289 344 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.39% 26.65% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 240 310 270
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Wales region.

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Wales

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Embedded Systems also 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 that cited Embedded Systems.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) DO-178B
2 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (75.00%) Assembly Language
2 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) SVG
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Grunt

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Embedded Systems also 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 that cited Embedded Systems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) Hudson
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Grunt
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (75.00%) Assembly Language
2 3 (75.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) DO-178B