Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 58 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +40
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 7 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.12% 1.97% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 4.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
UK 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 333 219 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 53.28% 47.82% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 201 129 117
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,450 £21,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £56,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in Northern Ireland

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in Northern Ireland

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 19 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
County Antrim -14 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Embedded Systems
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Smartcard
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) SMS
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) SMPP
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (71.43%) Docker
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (57.14%) Hazelcast
4 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) SSH
4 4 (57.14%) Xen
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) OOP
4 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
5 3 (42.86%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) SOAP
5 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Apple Pay
2 2 (28.57%) Google Pay
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Samsung Pay
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SMPP
1 5 (71.43%) SMS
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) SSH
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) Hazelcast
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Smartcard
2 2 (28.57%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (28.57%) Contactless
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 2 (28.57%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) OOP
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Go
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (57.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kibana
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
1 2 (28.57%) Samsung