Period
to 17 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 228 251 265
Rank change year-on-year +23 +14 +50
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 25 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.33% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 25
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £44,625 £36,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -

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 2,274 2,439 3,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.96% 37.53% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,694 1,855 2,324
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - -

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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
Reading - 11 £52,500 - 1
Slough - 7 £42,500 -
Wokingham - 3 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £65,000 -
Embedded Systems
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 20 (80.00%) Python
2 19 (76.00%) Electronics
3 15 (60.00%) C
3 15 (60.00%) Firmware
4 14 (56.00%) Bluetooth
5 13 (52.00%) RFID
6 12 (48.00%) C++
7 10 (40.00%) Linux
7 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (40.00%) Degree
8 8 (32.00%) Windows
8 8 (32.00%) Qt
9 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
9 7 (28.00%) Physics
9 7 (28.00%) Embedded C
9 7 (28.00%) OO
10 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (20.00%) OOD
10 5 (20.00%) C#
10 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
10 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
10 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (16.00%) Embedded C++
12 3 (12.00%) SQL
12 3 (12.00%) STL
12 3 (12.00%) Marketing
12 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
12 3 (12.00%) Image Processing
12 3 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 14 (56.00%) Bluetooth
2 13 (52.00%) RFID
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
3 2 (8.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (76.00%) Electronics
2 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Qt
2 3 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (12.00%) OpenCV
2 3 (12.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (28.00%) OO
2 7 (28.00%) Physics
3 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (20.00%) OOD
3 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Deep Learning
4 3 (12.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Image Processing
4 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Python
2 15 (60.00%) C
3 12 (48.00%) C++
4 7 (28.00%) Embedded C
5 5 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) Embedded C++
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
8 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Firmware