Period
to 22 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 64 67
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 23 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.43% 3.10% 1.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.52% 7.09% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 10
Leicester median annual salary £60,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £41,600 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,375 £47,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £60,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +60.00% -6.25% -15.79%

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 Leicester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 270 282 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 40.30% 43.65% 41.84%
Number of salaries quoted 219 259 264
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £41,800 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.31% +11.47% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £53,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Embedded Systems as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in Leicester

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in Leicester

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Systems in Leicester over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 22 (95.65%) Modbus
1 22 (95.65%) RS-485
2 21 (91.30%) Degree
3 20 (86.96%) FreeRTOS
3 20 (86.96%) C
4 19 (82.61%) C#
4 19 (82.61%) C++
4 19 (82.61%) TCP/IP
4 19 (82.61%) Firmware
4 19 (82.61%) Software Engineering
4 19 (82.61%) CAN bus
5 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
6 13 (56.52%) Robot Framework
7 12 (52.17%) Linux
8 11 (47.83%) Java
8 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
8 11 (47.83%) Spring
8 11 (47.83%) Maven
8 11 (47.83%) Android
8 11 (47.83%) Apple iOS
9 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
10 9 (39.13%) Process Improvement
10 9 (39.13%) Technical Leadership
11 8 (34.78%) COM
12 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
12 7 (30.43%) Time Management
13 6 (26.09%) Marketing
14 5 (21.74%) Device Driver
15 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) Modbus
1 22 (95.65%) RS-485
2 19 (82.61%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (13.04%) Bluetooth
4 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.35%) MQTT
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Robot Framework
2 11 (47.83%) Maven
2 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.70%) CppUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
2 6 (26.09%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Software Engineer
2 16 (69.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 15 (65.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Lead Software Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Test Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Design Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Electronics Test Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Lead Electronics Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Spring
2 8 (34.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (82.61%) CAN bus
2 5 (21.74%) Device Driver
3 3 (13.04%) CPLD
3 3 (13.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) FreeRTOS
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) Android
3 11 (47.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Software Engineering
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Process Improvement
4 9 (39.13%) Technical Leadership
5 7 (30.43%) Time Management
6 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (13.04%) Architectural Design
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.70%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.35%) Device Driver Development
9 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C
2 19 (82.61%) C#
2 19 (82.61%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) SAP