Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 436 381 484
Rank change year-on-year -55 +103 -9
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 123 226 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.64% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 1.66% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 120 216 160
South East median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,875 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
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 11722 13581 16950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.30% 38.59% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9635 11179 13743
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
Hampshire +16 35 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Thames Valley -6 31 £47,500 -5.00% 1
East Sussex -19 30 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Berkshire +41 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Oxfordshire -35 13 £45,000 -10.00%
Kent +17 11 £38,750 +3.33%
Surrey -48 11 £37,500 -3.23% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 5 £47,500 -5.00%
West Sussex -12 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Embedded Systems
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 86 (69.92%) C++
2 80 (65.04%) C
3 73 (59.35%) Software Engineering
4 47 (38.21%) Linux
5 35 (28.46%) Degree
6 34 (27.64%) Python
7 29 (23.58%) Computer Science
7 29 (23.58%) Electronics
8 24 (19.51%) Computer Science Degree
9 23 (18.70%) Unit Testing
9 23 (18.70%) Manufacturing
10 22 (17.89%) Bash Shell
10 22 (17.89%) Lua
11 21 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (13.82%) Embedded Linux
13 16 (13.01%) Wireless
13 16 (13.01%) Prototyping
14 15 (12.20%) DHCP
15 13 (10.57%) Embedded C
15 13 (10.57%) Assembly Language
15 13 (10.57%) Windows
15 13 (10.57%) Rapid Prototyping
16 12 (9.76%) Telecoms
16 12 (9.76%) Device Driver
16 12 (9.76%) C#
16 12 (9.76%) Embedded C++
17 11 (8.94%) Perl
17 11 (8.94%) Multithreading
18 10 (8.13%) Device Driver Development
18 10 (8.13%) ISO 9001

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 (0.81%) CMS
1 1 (0.81%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.81%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.63%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.01%) Wireless
2 15 (12.20%) DHCP
3 6 (4.88%) DVB
3 6 (4.88%) IPv4
3 6 (4.88%) IPv6
3 6 (4.88%) UPnP
4 4 (3.25%) ZigBee
4 4 (3.25%) Z-Wave
5 2 (1.63%) Internet
5 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.81%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.81%) MySQL
2 1 (0.81%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) NUnit
2 3 (2.44%) GDB
3 2 (1.63%) Ant
3 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.63%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.63%) JIRA
3 2 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.63%) webpack
4 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (23.58%) Electronics
2 23 (18.70%) Manufacturing
3 12 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.32%) Automotive
5 6 (4.88%) Finance
6 3 (2.44%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.44%) Marketing
6 3 (2.44%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.63%) Avionics
7 2 (1.63%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 70 (56.91%) Embedded Engineer
2 65 (52.85%) Software Engineer
3 61 (49.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 33 (26.83%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 33 (26.83%) Senior Software Engineer
5 25 (20.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 24 (19.51%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 22 (17.89%) Embedded C Engineer
7 22 (17.89%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 22 (17.89%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 20 (16.26%) C Software Engineer
8 20 (16.26%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 20 (16.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 20 (16.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 20 (16.26%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 20 (16.26%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 20 (16.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 17 (13.82%) Developer
10 13 (10.57%) Electronics Technician
11 7 (5.69%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.13%) Middleware
2 7 (5.69%) .NET
2 7 (5.69%) .NET Framework
2 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET
2 7 (5.69%) CSS
2 7 (5.69%) HTML
3 6 (4.88%) AngularJS
3 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (4.88%) HTML5
3 6 (4.88%) React
4 5 (4.07%) Entity Framework
4 5 (4.07%) REST
5 4 (3.25%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.44%) Flash
7 2 (1.63%) CSS3
7 2 (1.63%) NHibernate
7 2 (1.63%) RESTful
7 2 (1.63%) WinForms
7 2 (1.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.58%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.76%) Device Driver
3 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.88%) MPEG
4 6 (4.88%) STB
4 6 (4.88%) Video on Demand
5 5 (4.07%) User Experience
6 4 (3.25%) ASIC
6 4 (3.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (3.25%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.25%) Robotics
7 3 (2.44%) CPLD
7 3 (2.44%) Infotainment
7 3 (2.44%) iPad
8 2 (1.63%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.63%) Handset
8 2 (1.63%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.21%) Linux
2 17 (13.82%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (10.57%) Windows
4 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (59.35%) Software Engineering
2 23 (18.70%) Unit Testing
3 21 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.01%) Prototyping
5 13 (10.57%) Rapid Prototyping
6 11 (8.94%) Multithreading
7 10 (8.13%) Device Driver Development
8 9 (7.32%) Mathematics
8 9 (7.32%) Test Automation
9 8 (6.50%) Scrum
10 7 (5.69%) Project Management
11 6 (4.88%) Defect Tracking
11 6 (4.88%) Integration Testing
11 6 (4.88%) MVC
11 6 (4.88%) Performance Testing
11 6 (4.88%) Regression Testing
11 6 (4.88%) Video Processing
12 5 (4.07%) Computer Vision
12 5 (4.07%) Machine Learning
12 5 (4.07%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 86 (69.92%) C++
2 80 (65.04%) C
3 34 (27.64%) Python
4 22 (17.89%) Bash Shell
4 22 (17.89%) Lua
5 13 (10.57%) Assembly Language
5 13 (10.57%) Embedded C
6 12 (9.76%) C#
6 12 (9.76%) Embedded C++
7 11 (8.94%) Perl
8 7 (5.69%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.44%) Java
9 3 (2.44%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.63%) ES6
11 1 (0.81%) Delphi
11 1 (0.81%) Fortran
11 1 (0.81%) Pascal
11 1 (0.81%) PHP
11 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (28.46%) Degree
2 24 (19.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.25%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.63%) PhD
4 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.25%) QA
3 3 (2.44%) JTAG
4 1 (0.81%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.81%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 10 (8.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.81%) ANSYS