Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 433 442 397
Rank change year-on-year +9 -45 +97
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 115 101 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.34% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.87% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 94 92 230
South East median annual salary £42,500 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.27% +15.29% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £28,675
90th Percentile £57,125 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%

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 12,204 11,606 16,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.23% 38.92% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9,969 9,561 13,334
South East median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +6 46 £47,500 - 10
East Sussex -8 36 £42,500 -13.27% 4
Berkshire +9 28 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Oxfordshire -6 15 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Hampshire -23 13 £43,750 -20.45% 5
Surrey +12 8 £40,000 -24.88% 7
West Sussex +9 8 £41,250 +3.13% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Middlesex - 3 £36,250 -
Kent +4 1 £35,000 -9.68% 2
Sussex - 1 - -
Embedded Systems
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 90 (78.26%) C++
2 75 (65.22%) C
3 62 (53.91%) Linux
4 54 (46.96%) Software Engineering
5 53 (46.09%) Python
6 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (30.43%) Bash Shell
7 34 (29.57%) Lua
7 34 (29.57%) Embedded C
8 31 (26.96%) Manufacturing
9 27 (23.48%) Firmware
9 27 (23.48%) Windows
10 25 (21.74%) Unit Testing
11 22 (19.13%) Degree
12 20 (17.39%) Embedded Software Development
13 19 (16.52%) Electronics
13 19 (16.52%) Embedded C++
14 18 (15.65%) Marketing
15 16 (13.91%) SQL
15 16 (13.91%) STL
15 16 (13.91%) Deep Learning
15 16 (13.91%) Prototyping
15 16 (13.91%) OpenCV
15 16 (13.91%) Image Processing
15 16 (13.91%) Qt
15 16 (13.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 12 (10.43%) Perl
17 11 (9.57%) Flash
17 11 (9.57%) ASIC
17 11 (9.57%) Benchmarking

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 2 (1.74%) IIS
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) RS-232
2 6 (5.22%) Ethernet
2 6 (5.22%) RS-485
2 6 (5.22%) ZigBee
2 6 (5.22%) Z-Wave
3 5 (4.35%) RS-422
4 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.61%) Bluetooth
5 3 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.87%) 802.15
6 1 (0.87%) DVB
6 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (9.57%) GDB
2 4 (3.48%) NUnit
3 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.74%) JIRA
3 2 (1.74%) SonarQube
3 2 (1.74%) Subversion
General
1 31 (26.96%) Manufacturing
2 19 (16.52%) Electronics
3 18 (15.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Military
4 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (41.74%) Software Engineer
2 45 (39.13%) Embedded Engineer
3 36 (31.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 27 (23.48%) C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (22.61%) Developer
6 21 (18.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 20 (17.39%) C Developer
7 20 (17.39%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 19 (16.52%) Embedded C Developer
8 19 (16.52%) Embedded Developer
8 19 (16.52%) Firmware Engineer
8 19 (16.52%) Linux Developer
9 9 (7.83%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) Electronics Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) Senior Firmware Engineer
11 6 (5.22%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (4.35%) Design Engineer
13 4 (3.48%) .NET Developer
13 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 16 (13.91%) OpenCV
1 16 (13.91%) Qt
1 16 (13.91%) STL
2 11 (9.57%) Flash
3 7 (6.09%) .NET
4 6 (5.22%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.35%) CSS
5 5 (4.35%) HTML
5 5 (4.35%) REST
6 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (3.48%) Entity Framework
6 4 (3.48%) HTML5
6 4 (3.48%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (3.48%) React
7 2 (1.74%) WinForms
7 2 (1.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) ASIC
2 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.48%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.48%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.48%) User Experience
4 3 (2.61%) Robotics
5 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.74%) CAN bus
5 2 (1.74%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.74%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.74%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.87%) Interactive TV
6 1 (0.87%) IPTV
6 1 (0.87%) Optoelectronics
6 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.87%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.87%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 62 (53.91%) Linux
2 27 (23.48%) Windows
3 10 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.61%) Android
5 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.74%) Unix
6 1 (0.87%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.96%) Software Engineering
2 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (21.74%) Unit Testing
4 20 (17.39%) Embedded Software Development
5 16 (13.91%) Deep Learning
5 16 (13.91%) Image Processing
5 16 (13.91%) Prototyping
6 11 (9.57%) Benchmarking
6 11 (9.57%) Test Automation
7 9 (7.83%) UML
8 7 (6.09%) Schematic Capture
8 7 (6.09%) SDLC
9 6 (5.22%) Physics
9 6 (5.22%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (5.22%) Project Planning
10 5 (4.35%) Mathematics
10 5 (4.35%) Multithreading
10 5 (4.35%) Power Management
10 5 (4.35%) Web Development
11 4 (3.48%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 90 (78.26%) C++
2 75 (65.22%) C
3 53 (46.09%) Python
4 35 (30.43%) Bash Shell
5 34 (29.57%) Embedded C
5 34 (29.57%) Lua
6 19 (16.52%) Embedded C++
7 16 (13.91%) SQL
8 12 (10.43%) Perl
9 9 (7.83%) C#
10 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.74%) Java
12 1 (0.87%) GLSL
12 1 (0.87%) HLSL
12 1 (0.87%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (19.13%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.74%) CISA
3 2 (1.74%) CISM
3 2 (1.74%) CISSP
3 2 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.74%) CREST Certified
3 2 (1.74%) IISP
4 1 (0.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.57%) JTAG
2 5 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.74%) GDPR
3 2 (1.74%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (1.74%) ISO 22301
3 2 (1.74%) ISO 31000
3 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.74%) QA
3 2 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 27 (23.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) Nessus
1 2 (1.74%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 7 (6.09%) EMC
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle
3 2 (1.74%) ArcSight
3 2 (1.74%) Assembla
3 2 (1.74%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (1.74%) Centrify
3 2 (1.74%) Cisco
3 2 (1.74%) IBM
3 2 (1.74%) Imperva
3 2 (1.74%) McAfee
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.74%) Qualys
3 2 (1.74%) Splunk
3 2 (1.74%) Sun
3 2 (1.74%) Trend Micro
3 2 (1.74%) Tripwire