Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 245 308
Rank change year-on-year +10 +63 +5
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 32 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 0.28% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 0.70% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 5
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,775 £52,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%

Embedded Systems is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,706 2,583 3,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 41.09% 40.24% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,194 1,965 3,105
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Embedded Systems as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in Berkshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in Berkshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Systems in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in Berkshire

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wokingham +10 21 £40,000 - 1
Reading +21 4 £41,500 +38.33%
Newbury -13 3 £50,000 - 1
Slough - 2 £52,500 - 2
Maidenhead -57 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Bracknell - 1 £65,000 -
Embedded Systems
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 28 (87.50%) C++
2 26 (81.25%) Software Engineering
3 25 (78.13%) Linux
4 22 (68.75%) Embedded C++
4 22 (68.75%) Windows
5 20 (62.50%) Embedded Software Development
6 19 (59.38%) OpenCV
6 19 (59.38%) Deep Learning
6 19 (59.38%) Unit Testing
6 19 (59.38%) Image Processing
6 19 (59.38%) Qt
6 19 (59.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (59.38%) Marketing
6 19 (59.38%) STL
6 19 (59.38%) SQL
7 9 (28.13%) Degree
8 8 (25.00%) C
9 7 (21.88%) Electronics
9 7 (21.88%) Bluetooth
10 6 (18.75%) Firmware
11 5 (15.63%) ZigBee
11 5 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (15.63%) Embedded C
12 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
13 3 (9.38%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (9.38%) Z-Wave
13 3 (9.38%) SDLC
13 3 (9.38%) Wireless
13 3 (9.38%) Ethernet

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Bluetooth
2 5 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (15.63%) ZigBee
3 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) Wireless
3 3 (9.38%) Z-Wave
4 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) RFID
4 2 (6.25%) RS-232
5 1 (3.13%) 802.15
5 1 (3.13%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 19 (59.38%) Marketing
2 7 (21.88%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Software Engineer
2 21 (65.63%) C++ Software Engineer
3 20 (62.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 19 (59.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 18 (56.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 18 (56.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Hardware Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Hardware Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Junior
8 1 (3.13%) Junior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 19 (59.38%) OpenCV
1 19 (59.38%) Qt
1 19 (59.38%) STL
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.25%) WinForms
2 2 (6.25%) WPF
3 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.13%) JSON
3 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) CAN bus
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
1 2 (6.25%) Robotics
2 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.13%) Optoelectronics
2 1 (3.13%) Smart Home
2 1 (3.13%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 20 (62.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (59.38%) Deep Learning
3 19 (59.38%) Image Processing
3 19 (59.38%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.38%) SDLC
5 2 (6.25%) Android Development
5 2 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) Physics
5 2 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (3.13%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) C++
2 22 (68.75%) Embedded C++
3 19 (59.38%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) C
5 5 (15.63%) Embedded C
6 3 (9.38%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) C#
8 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Assembla