Period
to 23 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 175 140 222
Rank change year-on-year -35 +82 +61
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 71 18 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.21% 0.75% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.70% 2.12% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 20
10th Percentile £41,750 £36,750 -
25th Percentile £45,125 £44,688 £27,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.98% +19.44% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,625
90th Percentile £70,750 £58,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%

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 2,627 851 2,353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.77% 35.30% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 860 583 1,611
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £34,472 £36,250 £35,428
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £64,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 23 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -17 41 £60,000 +9.09% 25
Hertfordshire -50 27 - - 2
Essex -10 3 £49,000 - 2
Embedded Systems
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 44 (61.97%) C++
2 38 (53.52%) Software Engineering
3 34 (47.89%) C
4 33 (46.48%) Algorithms
5 32 (45.07%) Linux
6 27 (38.03%) Simulink
7 24 (33.80%) TCP/IP
7 24 (33.80%) Multithreading
8 22 (30.99%) Electronics
9 21 (29.58%) Automotive
10 19 (26.76%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (26.76%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (25.35%) Validation
12 15 (21.13%) MATLAB
12 15 (21.13%) Degree
12 15 (21.13%) Collaborative Working
12 15 (21.13%) Social Skills
13 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
14 12 (16.90%) Altera
14 12 (16.90%) Software Architecture
14 12 (16.90%) Rational DOORS
14 12 (16.90%) Systems Engineering
14 12 (16.90%) SysML
14 12 (16.90%) Xilinx
14 12 (16.90%) FPGA
14 12 (16.90%) Aerospace
14 12 (16.90%) UML
15 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (11.27%) Physics
16 7 (9.86%) Self-Motivation

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 27 (38.03%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) AWS
1 3 (4.23%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (33.80%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.45%) RS-232
3 3 (4.23%) Modbus
3 3 (4.23%) RS-485
4 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.23%) GCC
2 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) PyCharm
General
1 22 (30.99%) Electronics
2 21 (29.58%) Automotive
3 19 (26.76%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (21.13%) Social Skills
5 12 (16.90%) Aerospace
6 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Software Engineer
2 16 (22.54%) C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (22.54%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (22.54%) Senior Software Engineer
2 16 (22.54%) Systems Engineer
3 15 (21.13%) Control Systems Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) Architect
4 12 (16.90%) Software Architect
4 12 (16.90%) Technical Architect
4 12 (16.90%) Technical Specialist
5 8 (11.27%) Development Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Senior Development Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Senior Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Principal Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) OpenCL
1 4 (5.63%) OpenGL
1 4 (5.63%) OpenGL ES
1 4 (5.63%) Vulkan
2 2 (2.82%) NumPy
3 1 (1.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.41%) JSON
3 1 (1.41%) Node.js
3 1 (1.41%) REST
3 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (46.48%) Algorithms
2 12 (16.90%) FPGA
3 7 (9.86%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.63%) Device Driver
4 4 (5.63%) Mali
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) Android
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Software Engineering
2 24 (33.80%) Multithreading
3 19 (26.76%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (25.35%) Validation
5 15 (21.13%) Collaborative Working
6 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
7 12 (16.90%) Software Architecture
7 12 (16.90%) SysML
7 12 (16.90%) Systems Engineering
7 12 (16.90%) UML
8 8 (11.27%) Physics
8 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (7.04%) Electronic Design Automation
10 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
10 5 (7.04%) Open Source
11 4 (5.63%) Computer Architecture
11 4 (5.63%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (5.63%) Memory Management
11 4 (5.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.97%) C++
2 34 (47.89%) C
3 15 (21.13%) MATLAB
4 7 (9.86%) C#
5 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.45%) Python
6 2 (2.82%) Java
7 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) PhD
3 4 (5.63%) Master's Degree
4 3 (4.23%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Altera
1 12 (16.90%) Xilinx