Period
to 16 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 324 351 359
Rank change year-on-year +27 +8 -23
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 11 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.10% 0.15% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.40% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 6
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,600 £28,800 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,250 £45,625
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,286 4,778 4,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.40% 37.68% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,436 3,691 4,092
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,405 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Embedded Systems as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in the North West

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in the North West

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Systems in the North West over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in the North West

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +37 6 £38,750 -18.42% 8
Manchester 0 3 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Lancashire +5 2 - - 1
Embedded Systems
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) C
3 5 (45.45%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
4 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Electronics
5 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) Structured Programming
5 2 (18.18%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
5 2 (18.18%) CAN bus
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (18.18%) Innovative Thinking
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) NHS
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) .NET

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Embedded Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Embedded Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) CAN bus
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (18.18%) Innovative Thinking
2 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
2 2 (18.18%) Structured Programming
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Xamarin