Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 291 295
Rank change year-on-year +36 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 105 75 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.87% 0.57% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.93% 1.42% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 79 67 95
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.70%
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £62,500 £63,350
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 5436 5275 6209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.09% 39.93% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4288 4277 4988
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,489
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Embedded Systems as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

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

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 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
Cambridgeshire +19 90 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Hertfordshire +2 15 £41,500 -22.79% 1
Embedded Systems
England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 73 (69.52%) C
2 63 (60.00%) C++
3 52 (49.52%) Python
4 48 (45.71%) Software Engineering
5 40 (38.10%) Degree
5 40 (38.10%) Wireless
6 39 (37.14%) Linux
7 33 (31.43%) Mathematics
7 33 (31.43%) Embedded C
8 26 (24.76%) Computer Science
9 24 (22.86%) Windows
10 22 (20.95%) Electronics
11 21 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
11 21 (20.00%) Bluetooth
12 20 (19.05%) SQL
13 19 (18.10%) Embedded C++
13 19 (18.10%) Test Automation
13 19 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (14.29%) Physics
15 14 (13.33%) HTML
15 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
15 14 (13.33%) Life Science
15 14 (13.33%) Statistics
15 14 (13.33%) Linux Kernel Development
16 13 (12.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 12 (11.43%) Telecoms
17 12 (11.43%) VHDL
18 11 (10.48%) MATLAB
18 11 (10.48%) Assembly Language
18 11 (10.48%) Algorithms

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 4 (3.81%) Simulink
2 2 (1.90%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 40 (38.10%) Wireless
2 21 (20.00%) Bluetooth
2 21 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 4 (3.81%) FlexRay
5 2 (1.90%) Internet
6 1 (0.95%) LTE
6 1 (0.95%) SCTP
6 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.81%) ClearCase
2 4 (3.81%) Hudson
3 3 (2.86%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.90%) Selenium
General
1 22 (20.95%) Electronics
2 12 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.76%) Automotive
3 5 (4.76%) Retail
4 4 (3.81%) Military
5 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (49.52%) Embedded Engineer
2 37 (35.24%) Embedded C Engineer
3 32 (30.48%) Software Engineer
4 28 (26.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 27 (25.71%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 25 (23.81%) C Software Engineer
6 25 (23.81%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 25 (23.81%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 24 (22.86%) C++ Software Engineer
7 24 (22.86%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 22 (20.95%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 22 (20.95%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 22 (20.95%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 15 (14.29%) Architect
9 15 (14.29%) Developer
9 15 (14.29%) Test Engineer
10 14 (13.33%) Systems Test Engineer
11 13 (12.38%) Software Architect
11 13 (12.38%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (8.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (1.90%) HEVC
2 2 (1.90%) OpenGL
3 1 (0.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (0.95%) POSIX
3 1 (0.95%) Qt
3 1 (0.95%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.76%) Computer Science
2 14 (13.33%) Life Science
3 13 (12.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 12 (11.43%) VHDL
5 11 (10.48%) Algorithms
6 6 (5.71%) Robotics
7 5 (4.76%) Acoustics
7 5 (4.76%) ASIC
8 1 (0.95%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.95%) CPLD
8 1 (0.95%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.95%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.14%) Linux
2 24 (22.86%) Windows
3 6 (5.71%) Android
4 5 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.71%) Software Engineering
2 33 (31.43%) Mathematics
3 19 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.10%) Test Automation
4 15 (14.29%) Physics
5 14 (13.33%) Linux Kernel Development
5 14 (13.33%) Statistics
6 9 (8.57%) Test Scripting
7 8 (7.62%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.62%) Schematic Capture
8 7 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.71%) Android Development
9 6 (5.71%) CAD
9 6 (5.71%) FPGA Design
9 6 (5.71%) Mechatronics
9 6 (5.71%) Validation
10 5 (4.76%) Component Testing
10 5 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (4.76%) Machine Learning
10 5 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 73 (69.52%) C
2 63 (60.00%) C++
3 52 (49.52%) Python
4 33 (31.43%) Embedded C
5 20 (19.05%) SQL
6 19 (18.10%) Embedded C++
7 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 11 (10.48%) Assembly Language
8 11 (10.48%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.81%) Groovy
9 4 (3.81%) Java
9 4 (3.81%) Perl
10 2 (1.90%) C#
11 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (38.10%) Degree
2 9 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) ISO 26262
2 1 (0.95%) IEC 62304
2 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Firmware
1 3 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (7.62%) EMC
2 6 (5.71%) Xilinx
3 4 (3.81%) MathWorks
3 4 (3.81%) Perforce
4 1 (0.95%) Altera
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle
4 1 (0.95%) SAP