Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 59 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - +84
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 46 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 7.20% 1.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.03% 2.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 39 6 0
Leicester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 353 234 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 55.24% 43.41% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 304 220 279
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,500 £24,790
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,375 £56,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% -3.70% +1.25%

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 45 (97.83%) C++
1 45 (97.83%) C
1 45 (97.83%) Degree
2 44 (95.65%) Device Driver
3 39 (84.78%) Subversion
3 39 (84.78%) Software Engineering
3 39 (84.78%) GitHub
4 32 (69.57%) Manufacturing
5 28 (60.87%) Unit Testing
6 26 (56.52%) Time Management
7 11 (23.91%) Marketing
8 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
8 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
8 10 (21.74%) Firmware
9 9 (19.57%) C#
9 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
9 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (19.57%) CppUnit
9 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (19.57%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (19.57%) Modbus
9 9 (19.57%) CAN bus
9 9 (19.57%) RS-485
9 9 (19.57%) FreeRTOS
10 6 (13.04%) Android
10 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
10 6 (13.04%) Spring
10 6 (13.04%) Maven
10 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.04%) Java

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:

Cloud Services
1 39 (84.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Modbus
1 9 (19.57%) RS-485
1 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 39 (84.78%) Subversion
2 9 (19.57%) CppUnit
3 6 (13.04%) Maven
3 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.87%) Robot Framework
General
1 32 (69.57%) Manufacturing
2 11 (23.91%) Marketing
3 6 (13.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 35 (76.09%) Software Engineer
3 30 (65.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 20 (43.48%) Lead Software Engineer
5 18 (39.13%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (21.74%) Software Test Engineer
6 10 (21.74%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Spring
2 4 (8.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 44 (95.65%) Device Driver
2 9 (19.57%) CAN bus
3 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) FreeRTOS
2 6 (13.04%) Android
2 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Software Engineering
2 28 (60.87%) Unit Testing
3 26 (56.52%) Time Management
4 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
4 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (19.57%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (10.87%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.17%) Device Driver Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) C
1 45 (97.83%) C++
2 9 (19.57%) C#
3 6 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 45 (97.83%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft