The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
England / North East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 77 72
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.77% 0.30% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 1.00% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Embedded Systems is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 238 201 265
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 36.56% 30.23% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 216 166 228
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in the North East

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in the North East

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Systems in the North East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in the North East

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham 0 5 £35,000 +6.06%
Embedded Systems
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (50.00%) RS-232
2 3 (50.00%) RS-485
2 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (16.67%) Simulink
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) 802.15
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (16.67%) LTE
4 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (16.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) RS-232
2 3 (50.00%) RS-485
3 1 (16.67%) 802.15
3 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) RF Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design
2 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
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