Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 404 431 381
Rank change year-on-year +27 -50 +106
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 136 112 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.39% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 0.97% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 115 107 214
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £30,375
90th Percentile £59,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,679 11,496 14,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.08% 39.84% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9,476 9,419 11,714
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in the South East

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in the South East

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Systems in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in the South East

Embedded Systems
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Thames Valley +17 48 £45,000 -7.69% 14
East Sussex -2 37 £42,500 - 4
Berkshire +10 32 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Hampshire -10 23 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Surrey +31 20 £40,000 +6.67% 7
Oxfordshire -1 16 £51,250 +13.89% 8
West Sussex +5 6 £40,000 - 3
Kent +5 1 £50,000 +29.03% 3
Sussex - 1 - -
Embedded Systems
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 100 (73.53%) C
2 87 (63.97%) C++
3 59 (43.38%) Python
4 58 (42.65%) Software Engineering
5 51 (37.50%) Embedded C
6 45 (33.09%) Linux
7 41 (30.15%) Firmware
7 41 (30.15%) Bash Shell
8 36 (26.47%) Manufacturing
9 34 (25.00%) Electronics
10 33 (24.26%) Lua
11 27 (19.85%) Unit Testing
12 26 (19.12%) Physics
12 26 (19.12%) Degree
12 26 (19.12%) Windows
13 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (13.97%) C#
15 18 (13.24%) Bluetooth
15 18 (13.24%) RS-232
16 17 (12.50%) RS-485
17 16 (11.76%) RS-422
17 16 (11.76%) Mathematics
18 13 (9.56%) Marketing
18 13 (9.56%) .NET
18 13 (9.56%) Embedded C++
18 13 (9.56%) Qt
19 12 (8.82%) Embedded Software Development
19 12 (8.82%) Computer Science
19 12 (8.82%) RFID
20 11 (8.09%) STL

Embedded Systems
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.74%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.24%) Bluetooth
1 18 (13.24%) RS-232
2 17 (12.50%) RS-485
3 16 (11.76%) RS-422
4 12 (8.82%) RFID
5 7 (5.15%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (3.68%) Ethernet
7 4 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.94%) ZigBee
8 3 (2.21%) Wireless
9 2 (1.47%) Internet
9 2 (1.47%) Z-Wave
10 1 (0.74%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.68%) NUnit
3 4 (2.94%) GDB
4 2 (1.47%) JIRA
4 2 (1.47%) Subversion
5 1 (0.74%) CMake
5 1 (0.74%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (26.47%) Manufacturing
2 34 (25.00%) Electronics
3 13 (9.56%) Marketing
4 3 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.47%) Automotive
5 2 (1.47%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) Military
Job Titles
1 53 (38.97%) Embedded Engineer
2 50 (36.76%) Software Engineer
3 43 (31.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 32 (23.53%) Developer
5 23 (16.91%) Firmware Engineer
6 18 (13.24%) Linux Developer
7 16 (11.76%) C Developer
7 16 (11.76%) Embedded C Developer
7 16 (11.76%) Embedded Developer
8 15 (11.03%) Electronics Engineer
9 12 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (8.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 11 (8.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (7.35%) .NET Developer
12 9 (6.62%) C++ Developer
13 8 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
14 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (3.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (3.68%) C# Developer
14 5 (3.68%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.56%) .NET
1 13 (9.56%) Qt
2 11 (8.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (8.09%) OpenCV
2 11 (8.09%) STL
3 7 (5.15%) .NET Framework
4 6 (4.41%) CSS
4 6 (4.41%) HTML
4 6 (4.41%) REST
5 5 (3.68%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (3.68%) Entity Framework
5 5 (3.68%) HTML5
5 5 (3.68%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (3.68%) React
6 4 (2.94%) Flash
7 2 (1.47%) OpenGL
7 2 (1.47%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.15%) Robotics
3 6 (4.41%) User Experience
4 5 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.68%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.94%) ASIC
6 3 (2.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (2.21%) SCADA
7 2 (1.47%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.47%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.74%) CUDA
8 1 (0.74%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.74%) GPGPU
8 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.74%) Optoelectronics
8 1 (0.74%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.74%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.09%) Linux
2 26 (19.12%) Windows
3 3 (2.21%) Android
4 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.74%) Robot Operating System
5 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.65%) Software Engineering
2 27 (19.85%) Unit Testing
3 26 (19.12%) Physics
4 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.76%) Mathematics
6 12 (8.82%) Embedded Software Development
7 10 (7.35%) Deep Learning
7 10 (7.35%) Image Processing
7 10 (7.35%) Prototyping
8 9 (6.62%) OO
8 9 (6.62%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (6.62%) Schematic Capture
9 7 (5.15%) Test Automation
10 6 (4.41%) OOP
10 6 (4.41%) Power Management
10 6 (4.41%) Web Development
11 5 (3.68%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.68%) MVC
11 5 (3.68%) UML
12 4 (2.94%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 100 (73.53%) C
2 87 (63.97%) C++
3 59 (43.38%) Python
4 51 (37.50%) Embedded C
5 41 (30.15%) Bash Shell
6 33 (24.26%) Lua
7 19 (13.97%) C#
8 13 (9.56%) Embedded C++
9 10 (7.35%) SQL
10 5 (3.68%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.94%) Java
11 4 (2.94%) Perl
12 3 (2.21%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.47%) Fortran
13 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.74%) ANSI C
14 1 (0.74%) GLSL
14 1 (0.74%) HLSL
14 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 26 (19.12%) Degree
2 3 (2.21%) CEH
2 3 (2.21%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.21%) GIAC
2 3 (2.21%) OSCP
2 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.47%) HND
4 1 (0.74%) CISA
4 1 (0.74%) CISM
4 1 (0.74%) CISSP
4 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.74%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.74%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) JTAG
2 3 (2.21%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 31000
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (0.74%) MISRA
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (30.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.94%) Nessus
2 3 (2.21%) Defensics
2 3 (2.21%) Nexpose
2 3 (2.21%) Nmap
2 3 (2.21%) OpenVAS
3 1 (0.74%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 9 (6.62%) EMC
2 3 (2.21%) Codenomicon
3 2 (1.47%) Assembla
3 2 (1.47%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.74%) ArcSight
4 1 (0.74%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (0.74%) Centrify
4 1 (0.74%) Cisco
4 1 (0.74%) Freescale
4 1 (0.74%) IBM
4 1 (0.74%) Imperva
4 1 (0.74%) McAfee
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle
4 1 (0.74%) Qualys
4 1 (0.74%) Renesas
4 1 (0.74%) Splunk
4 1 (0.74%) Sun
4 1 (0.74%) Trend Micro
4 1 (0.74%) Tripwire