Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 90 119
Rank change year-on-year +13 +29 +4
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 27 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.39% 1.58% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.40% 4.55% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 4
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +53.85% -33.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £56,500 £48,750 £33,625
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -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 Dorset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 365 374 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 32.24% 34.69% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 307 312 365
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £21,800
90th Percentile £56,250 £85,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in Dorset

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in Dorset

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Systems in Dorset over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in Dorset

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Poole +4 21 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Weymouth - 4 £45,000 -
Wimborne - 2 - -
Embedded Systems
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 25 (92.59%) C++
2 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
3 19 (70.37%) Linux
4 13 (48.15%) C
5 9 (33.33%) OO
5 9 (33.33%) Qt
6 8 (29.63%) OOP
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 6 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (22.22%) C#
8 6 (22.22%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) Unix
9 5 (18.52%) Project Management
9 5 (18.52%) Electronics
9 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
9 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
10 4 (14.81%) SOLID
10 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
11 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
11 3 (11.11%) RFID
11 3 (11.11%) ThreadX
11 3 (11.11%) Subversion
11 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
11 3 (11.11%) JIRA
12 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
12 2 (7.41%) Raspberry Pi
12 2 (7.41%) DO-178B
12 2 (7.41%) .NET Compact Framework

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 3 (11.11%) RFID
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 5 (18.52%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Software Team Leader
3 8 (29.63%) Team Leader
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering Team Leader
6 4 (14.81%) Embedded Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) .NET Applications Developer
8 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Graduate
9 1 (3.70%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Junior
9 1 (3.70%) Junior Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Qt
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Compact Framework
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
2 9 (33.33%) OO
3 8 (29.63%) OOP
4 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) SOLID
6 2 (7.41%) CAD
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.70%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (3.70%) Open Source
7 1 (3.70%) Post-Production
7 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C++
2 13 (48.15%) C
3 6 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.70%) QA