Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 442 378 445
Rank change year-on-year -64 +67 +11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 106 191 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.35% 0.61% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 1.60% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 104 185 192
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £26,025
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 11,598 11,937 16,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.88% 37.85% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9,491 9,745 13,720
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%

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 15 January 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 15 January 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
Hampshire +8 39 £50,000 +19.05% 2
East Sussex -23 29 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Thames Valley -37 15 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Surrey -42 10 £37,500 -3.23% 6
Berkshire +8 8 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Oxfordshire -50 6 £46,250 +8.82% 3
Kent +18 4 £37,500 -1.96% 1
West Sussex -15 3 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Middlesex - 2 £51,250 -
Buckinghamshire +9 1 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Embedded Systems
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2018, 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 82 (77.36%) C++
2 80 (75.47%) C
3 64 (60.38%) Software Engineering
4 50 (47.17%) Linux
5 41 (38.68%) Python
6 31 (29.25%) Degree
7 29 (27.36%) Electronics
7 29 (27.36%) Manufacturing
8 28 (26.42%) Lua
8 28 (26.42%) Bash Shell
9 26 (24.53%) Computer Science
10 23 (21.70%) Computer Science Degree
11 20 (18.87%) Unit Testing
12 19 (17.92%) Wireless
13 18 (16.98%) Embedded C
13 18 (16.98%) Embedded Linux
14 16 (15.09%) Prototyping
15 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (14.15%) DHCP
16 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
16 14 (13.21%) Rapid Prototyping
17 13 (12.26%) Multithreading
17 13 (12.26%) Assembly Language
18 11 (10.38%) Windows
19 10 (9.43%) Perl
19 10 (9.43%) Mathematics
19 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
20 9 (8.49%) Embedded C++
20 9 (8.49%) DVB
21 8 (7.55%) C#

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 (0.94%) CMS
1 1 (0.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Simulink
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.92%) Wireless
2 15 (14.15%) DHCP
3 9 (8.49%) DVB
4 6 (5.66%) IPv4
4 6 (5.66%) IPv6
4 6 (5.66%) UPnP
5 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.89%) ZigBee
5 2 (1.89%) Z-Wave
6 1 (0.94%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) NUnit
2 2 (1.89%) GDB
3 1 (0.94%) Ant
3 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (27.36%) Electronics
1 29 (27.36%) Manufacturing
2 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.77%) Automotive
3 4 (3.77%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.89%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.94%) Avionics
5 1 (0.94%) Back Office
5 1 (0.94%) Finance
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 61 (57.55%) Embedded Engineer
2 57 (53.77%) Software Engineer
3 54 (50.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 37 (34.91%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 37 (34.91%) Senior Software Engineer
5 21 (19.81%) Embedded C Engineer
5 21 (19.81%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 21 (19.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 20 (18.87%) C++ Software Engineer
7 19 (17.92%) C Software Engineer
7 19 (17.92%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 19 (17.92%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 19 (17.92%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 19 (17.92%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 19 (17.92%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 19 (17.92%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 19 (17.92%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (13.21%) Developer
8 14 (13.21%) Electronics Technician
9 8 (7.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) .NET
1 4 (3.77%) .NET Framework
1 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET
1 4 (3.77%) CSS
1 4 (3.77%) Entity Framework
1 4 (3.77%) HTML
1 4 (3.77%) Middleware
1 4 (3.77%) REST
2 3 (2.83%) AngularJS
2 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (2.83%) HTML5
2 3 (2.83%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (2.83%) React
3 2 (1.89%) Flash
4 1 (0.94%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.53%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.66%) Device Driver
3 6 (5.66%) MPEG
3 6 (5.66%) STB
3 6 (5.66%) Video on Demand
4 5 (4.72%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.77%) User Experience
6 3 (2.83%) ASIC
6 3 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.83%) Infotainment
6 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.94%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.94%) Home Automation
7 1 (0.94%) Interactive TV
7 1 (0.94%) IPTV
7 1 (0.94%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 50 (47.17%) Linux
2 18 (16.98%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (10.38%) Windows
4 1 (0.94%) Android
4 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.38%) Software Engineering
2 20 (18.87%) Unit Testing
3 16 (15.09%) Prototyping
4 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.21%) Rapid Prototyping
6 13 (12.26%) Multithreading
7 10 (9.43%) Mathematics
8 8 (7.55%) Test Automation
9 6 (5.66%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (5.66%) Integration Testing
9 6 (5.66%) Performance Testing
9 6 (5.66%) Regression Testing
10 5 (4.72%) Scrum
11 4 (3.77%) CAD
11 4 (3.77%) Device Driver Development
11 4 (3.77%) Embedded Software Development
12 3 (2.83%) MVC
12 3 (2.83%) Software Architecture
12 3 (2.83%) Video Processing
12 3 (2.83%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (77.36%) C++
2 80 (75.47%) C
3 41 (38.68%) Python
4 28 (26.42%) Bash Shell
4 28 (26.42%) Lua
5 18 (16.98%) Embedded C
6 13 (12.26%) Assembly Language
7 10 (9.43%) Perl
8 9 (8.49%) Embedded C++
9 8 (7.55%) C#
10 5 (4.72%) Java
10 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.77%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.89%) Delphi
12 2 (1.89%) Fortran
12 2 (1.89%) Pascal
12 2 (1.89%) VB
13 1 (0.94%) PHP
13 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (29.25%) Degree
2 23 (21.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.83%) PhD
4 2 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.94%) MBA
5 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.89%) JTAG
3 1 (0.94%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.94%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (1.89%) ANSYS
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft