Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

dSPACE TargetLink
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 706 1056 1154
Rank change year-on-year +350 +98 -
Permanent jobs citing TargetLink 3 3 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 0.091% 0.028% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% -24.55% -
10th Percentile £43,250 £38,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £44,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.46% -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 3,283 10,736 14,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.01% 8.01% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,674 8,484 10,859
Median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% +4.48%

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 24 November 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 +347 3 £47,500 +14.46% 1
UK excluding London +278 3 £47,500 +14.46% 1
Midlands +110 3 £47,500 +14.46% 1
West Midlands +76 3 £47,500 +14.46%

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) Simulink
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) SysML
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (100.00%) FlexRay
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 26262
1 3 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 3 (100.00%) MISRA
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Control Theory

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 3 (100.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) FlexRay
General
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Control Theory
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) SysML
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 26262
1 3 (100.00%) MISRA
1 3 (100.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware