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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
South West / Dorset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 70 81
Rank change year-on-year +28 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 15 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.97% 1.99% 1.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.49% 5.26% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 11
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Embedded Systems is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 143 266 281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 37.83% 37.78% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 119 147 215
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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
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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Bournemouth - 6 £40,000 - 2
Poole -9 4 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Weymouth - 4 £40,000 -
Wimborne - 1 £40,000 -
Embedded Systems
South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 20 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 15 (71.43%) C++
3 13 (61.90%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) OO
4 11 (52.38%) C
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) .NET
6 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (33.33%) Coaching
6 7 (33.33%) People Management
7 6 (28.57%) Degree
7 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 6 (28.57%) OOP
7 6 (28.57%) Java
8 5 (23.81%) Electronics
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
8 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
8 5 (23.81%) Multithreaded Programming
9 4 (19.05%) Post-Production
9 4 (19.05%) Android
9 4 (19.05%) Open Source
9 4 (19.05%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (19.05%) QA
9 4 (19.05%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (19.05%) Delphi
9 4 (19.05%) Windows
9 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
10 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
11 2 (9.52%) Web Development

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 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (23.81%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Software Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Java Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Android Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Android Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) C++ Android Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (14.29%) Team Leader
7 2 (9.52%) Graduate
7 2 (9.52%) Graduate Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
2 2 (9.52%) Struts
2 2 (9.52%) Swing
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) EPoS
2 2 (9.52%) Smartcard
3 1 (4.76%) CPLD
3 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Android
2 4 (19.05%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) OO
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) Coaching
4 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (33.33%) People Management
5 6 (28.57%) OOP
6 5 (23.81%) Multithreaded Programming
6 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
7 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (19.05%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (19.05%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) Post-Production
8 2 (9.52%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) OOD
8 2 (9.52%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) UML
8 2 (9.52%) Web Development
9 1 (4.76%) Linux Kernel Development
9 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C++
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 11 (52.38%) C
4 6 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) Delphi
6 2 (9.52%) Scala
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
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