Period
to 18 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 18 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 176 172 235
Rank change year-on-year -4 +63 +62
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 33 25 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.74% 0.66% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.95% 1.69% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 36
10th Percentile £45,000 £27,500 "
25th Percentile £50,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,500
90th Percentile " £65,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,694 1,478 2,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.08% 38.81% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 761 1,046 1,977
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,428 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.73% +4.76%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in the East of England

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Embedded Systems in the East of England.

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in the East of England

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Embedded Systems in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in the East of England

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 June 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -13 17 £60,000 +33.33% 14
Hertfordshire +7 10 - - 5
Bedfordshire +3 4 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Suffolk +5 1 £45,000 -
Essex +3 1 £55,000 - 1
Embedded Systems
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 23 (69.70%) Electronics
1 23 (69.70%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (54.55%) C
3 17 (51.52%) C++
4 16 (48.48%) Social Skills
5 15 (45.45%) Algorithms
6 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
7 13 (39.39%) Degree
8 11 (33.33%) MATLAB
8 11 (33.33%) Simulink
9 10 (30.30%) Validation
9 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (30.30%) Instagram
9 10 (30.30%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (27.27%) Python
10 9 (27.27%) Firmware
11 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
11 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (21.21%) GCC
12 7 (21.21%) Finance
12 7 (21.21%) Unix
12 7 (21.21%) Linux
12 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (21.21%) Numerate Degree
12 7 (21.21%) Product Requirements
13 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
13 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
14 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
14 5 (15.15%) Computer Science Degree
15 4 (12.12%) IEC 62304

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon Alexa
1 1 (3.03%) AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) SSL
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
1 1 (3.03%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) GCC
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.03%) CMake
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) GitLab
4 1 (3.03%) Gradle
4 1 (3.03%) Postman
4 1 (3.03%) Protractor
4 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.03%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
General
1 23 (69.70%) Electronics
2 16 (48.48%) Social Skills
3 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (21.21%) Finance
5 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.03%) Avionics
6 1 (3.03%) Dutch Language
6 1 (3.03%) French Language
6 1 (3.03%) German Language
6 1 (3.03%) Law
6 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Embedded Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Control Systems Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Principal Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Principal Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Test Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Kafka
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) DirectX
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) JSON
2 1 (3.03%) JWT
2 1 (3.03%) OpenCV
2 1 (3.03%) OpenGL
2 1 (3.03%) Qt
2 1 (3.03%) RESTful
2 1 (3.03%) STL
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (6.06%) SystemC
3 1 (3.03%) Arduino
3 1 (3.03%) Biotechnology
3 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.03%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.03%) Life Science
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
1 7 (21.21%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.03%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (3.03%) VxWorks
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
3 10 (30.30%) Collaborative Working
3 10 (30.30%) Validation
4 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
4 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.21%) Product Requirements
6 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
8 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.09%) OO
9 3 (9.09%) OOD
9 3 (9.09%) TDD
10 2 (6.06%) Business Development
10 2 (6.06%) Creative Thinking
10 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (6.06%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) C
2 17 (51.52%) C++
3 11 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 9 (27.27%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.06%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) Haskell
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) Rust
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
2 7 (21.21%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (6.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) IEC 61508
1 4 (12.12%) IEC 62304
1 4 (12.12%) ISO 26262
1 4 (12.12%) MISRA
1 4 (12.12%) MISRA C
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Firmware
2 3 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Instagram
2 1 (3.03%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Parasoft