Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 66 -
Rank change year-on-year +37 - +86
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 71 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 11.25% 1.01% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.76% 2.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 40 6 0
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 -
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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 Leicester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 342 229 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 54.20% 38.55% 38.95%
Number of salaries quoted 266 212 289
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -8.54% +2.50%

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in Leicester

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 69 (97.18%) Degree
2 68 (95.77%) C++
2 68 (95.77%) C
3 62 (87.32%) Device Driver
3 62 (87.32%) Software Engineering
4 55 (77.46%) Manufacturing
5 52 (73.24%) Time Management
6 51 (71.83%) Unit Testing
7 44 (61.97%) Modbus
7 44 (61.97%) RS-485
8 41 (57.75%) FreeRTOS
8 41 (57.75%) CAN bus
8 41 (57.75%) C#
8 41 (57.75%) TCP/IP
8 41 (57.75%) Firmware
9 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (56.34%) Technical Leadership
10 37 (52.11%) GitHub
10 37 (52.11%) Subversion
11 36 (50.70%) Cybersecurity
12 32 (45.07%) Microsoft
13 29 (40.85%) Java
13 29 (40.85%) Visual Studio
13 29 (40.85%) Linux
13 29 (40.85%) Spring
13 29 (40.85%) Maven
13 29 (40.85%) Apple iOS
13 29 (40.85%) Robot Framework
13 29 (40.85%) Marketing
13 29 (40.85%) Android

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 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 37 (52.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 44 (61.97%) Modbus
1 44 (61.97%) RS-485
2 41 (57.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.23%) Bluetooth
3 3 (4.23%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 37 (52.11%) Subversion
2 29 (40.85%) Maven
2 29 (40.85%) Robot Framework
2 29 (40.85%) Visual Studio
3 15 (21.13%) CppUnit
General
1 55 (77.46%) Manufacturing
2 29 (40.85%) Marketing
3 12 (16.90%) Automotive
4 3 (4.23%) Electronics
5 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 52 (73.24%) Software Engineer
2 34 (47.89%) Embedded Engineer
2 34 (47.89%) Lead Software Engineer
3 28 (39.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 17 (23.94%) Test Engineer
5 16 (22.54%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (22.54%) Software Test Engineer
6 14 (19.72%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Electronics Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) Electronics Test Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) Lead Electronics Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.85%) Spring
2 20 (28.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 62 (87.32%) Device Driver
2 41 (57.75%) CAN bus
3 3 (4.23%) CPLD
3 3 (4.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 41 (57.75%) FreeRTOS
2 29 (40.85%) Android
2 29 (40.85%) Apple iOS
2 29 (40.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (87.32%) Software Engineering
2 52 (73.24%) Time Management
3 51 (71.83%) Unit Testing
4 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (56.34%) Technical Leadership
5 36 (50.70%) Cybersecurity
6 25 (35.21%) Scrum
7 16 (22.54%) Software Testing
7 16 (22.54%) Test Automation
8 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.04%) Process Improvement
10 3 (4.23%) Schematic Capture
11 1 (1.41%) Device Driver Development
11 1 (1.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (95.77%) C
1 68 (95.77%) C++
2 41 (57.75%) C#
3 29 (40.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 69 (97.18%) Degree
System Software
1 41 (57.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) EMC