Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 113 233
Rank change year-on-year -61 +120 +63
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 53 17 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.96% 0.95% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 2.54% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 26
10th Percentile £43,700 £27,500 £34,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £29,250 £35,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year - -8.65% +4.00%
75th Percentile £55,000 £54,375 £53,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 2,233 668 2,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.64% 37.15% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 915 516 1,831
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,500 £27,250
25th Percentile £34,472 £37,875 £35,428
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £91,875 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Hertfordshire -34 34 - - 5
Cambridgeshire -65 7 £60,000 +87.50% 21
Essex -14 6 £48,250 -12.27% 3
Suffolk - 4 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire -17 2 £50,000 - 2
Embedded Systems
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 35 (66.04%) Simulink
1 35 (66.04%) Algorithms
2 30 (56.60%) C++
3 28 (52.83%) Electronics
4 24 (45.28%) Validation
4 24 (45.28%) Software Engineering
5 23 (43.40%) MATLAB
6 22 (41.51%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (41.51%) Social Skills
7 21 (39.62%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (39.62%) Collaborative Working
7 21 (39.62%) Automotive
8 14 (26.42%) Aerospace
8 14 (26.42%) UML
8 14 (26.42%) Rational DOORS
9 13 (24.53%) Altera
9 13 (24.53%) Software Architecture
9 13 (24.53%) Systems Engineering
9 13 (24.53%) SysML
9 13 (24.53%) Xilinx
9 13 (24.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 10 (18.87%) Degree
10 10 (18.87%) C#
11 9 (16.98%) Python
11 9 (16.98%) RS-232
12 7 (13.21%) Physics
12 7 (13.21%) Manufacturing
13 6 (11.32%) Mechatronics
13 6 (11.32%) C
13 6 (11.32%) JavaScript

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:

Applications
1 35 (66.04%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Azure
2 3 (5.66%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) RS-232
2 3 (5.66%) Modbus
2 3 (5.66%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (11.32%) GCC
3 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) PyCharm
5 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.89%) GitLab
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.89%) ReSharper
General
1 28 (52.83%) Electronics
2 22 (41.51%) Social Skills
3 21 (39.62%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (39.62%) Automotive
4 14 (26.42%) Aerospace
5 7 (13.21%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Control Systems Engineer
1 21 (39.62%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Embedded Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) Architect
3 13 (24.53%) Software Architect
3 13 (24.53%) Technical Architect
3 13 (24.53%) Technical Specialist
4 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Design Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Software Design Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Embedded C Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Principal Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) NumPy
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) .NET Core
2 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.89%) JSON
2 1 (1.89%) Node.js
2 1 (1.89%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (66.04%) Algorithms
2 13 (24.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (11.32%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (7.55%) Arduino
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) TMS320
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.89%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Software Engineering
1 24 (45.28%) Validation
2 22 (41.51%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (39.62%) Collaborative Working
4 14 (26.42%) UML
5 13 (24.53%) Software Architecture
5 13 (24.53%) SysML
5 13 (24.53%) Systems Engineering
6 7 (13.21%) Physics
7 6 (11.32%) Deadline-Driven
7 6 (11.32%) Mechatronics
8 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
9 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.66%) SDLC
10 3 (5.66%) Software Testing
11 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
11 2 (3.77%) OO
11 2 (3.77%) OOD
12 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.89%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) C++
2 23 (43.40%) MATLAB
3 10 (18.87%) C#
4 9 (16.98%) Python
5 6 (11.32%) C
5 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.66%) Java
7 1 (1.89%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) HNC
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Firmware
2 1 (1.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Altera
1 13 (24.53%) Xilinx
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Parasoft