The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
North East / Durham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 29 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 12 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 7.50% 0.70% 3.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.69% 1.41% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 7
Median salary £35,000 £46,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.91% +31.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.44% +5.88%  

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 Durham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 58 71 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 36.25% 50.00% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 57
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham 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 Durham

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in Durham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Durham region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 13 (76.47%) C++
1 13 (76.47%) Firmware
1 13 (76.47%) Wireless
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 12 (70.59%) C
2 12 (70.59%) ISO 9001
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C++
2 12 (70.59%) RS-232
2 12 (70.59%) RS-485
2 12 (70.59%) Algorithms
3 5 (29.41%) Electronics
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) CAD
6 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.88%) 802.15
6 1 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
6 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
6 1 (5.88%) Physics
6 1 (5.88%) QA
6 1 (5.88%) ZigBee
6 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Wireless
2 12 (70.59%) RS-232
2 12 (70.59%) RS-485
3 1 (5.88%) 802.15
3 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
3 1 (5.88%) LTE
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) ZigBee
General
1 5 (29.41%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) C Software Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Embedded C Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Embedded Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) RF Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) CAD
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 1 (5.88%) FPGA Design
3 1 (5.88%) Physics
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) C
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C++
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Firmware
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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