The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 160 150
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 3 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.071% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.17% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 11
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.44% +5.88%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1078 1188 1219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 40.03% 41.95% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 686 551 730
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in Scotland

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Glasgow +12 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Embedded Systems
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) JTAG
3 1 (20.00%) RS-232
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) VHDL

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) RS-232
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) C Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (20.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) JTAG
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Intel
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