Period
to 20 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for TargetLink skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TargetLink over the 6 months to 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

dSPACE TargetLink
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 691 1086 1162
Rank change year-on-year +395 +76 -
Permanent jobs citing TargetLink 7 6 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category 0.23% 0.052% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 7
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -24.55% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £54,000 £44,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -24.55% -

TargetLink is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,009 11,525 14,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.13% 8.16% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,354 9,017 11,373
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,555 £33,600 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.72% -4.00% +2.94%

TargetLink
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing TargetLink as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for TargetLink in the UK

TargetLink
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing TargetLink.

Salary trend for TargetLink in the UK

TargetLink
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TargetLink within the UK over the 6 months to 20 September 2020. 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
England +387 7 £45,000 +8.43% 1
UK excluding London +324 7 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Midlands +143 7 £45,000 +8.43% 1
West Midlands +113 7 £45,000 +8.43%

For the 6 months to 20 September 2020, IT jobs citing TargetLink 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 with a requirement for TargetLink.

1 7 (100.00%) Simulink
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
1 7 (100.00%) Automotive
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) ISO 26262
1 7 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 7 (100.00%) MISRA
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) SysML
2 6 (85.71%) Firmware
2 6 (85.71%) Systems Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Control Theory
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (85.71%) FlexRay
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C

TargetLink
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) FlexRay
General
1 7 (100.00%) Automotive
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) SysML
1 7 (100.00%) UML
2 6 (85.71%) Control Theory
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) Systems Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO 26262
1 7 (100.00%) MISRA
1 7 (100.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Firmware