The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Systems
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 104 96
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.088% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.25% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Median salary - £58,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Embedded Systems is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 301 401 395
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 28.58% 35.33% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 271 366 337
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in West Sussex

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in West Sussex

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Multithreading
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Cross-Platform Development
4 5 (45.45%) Multithreaded Programming
5 4 (36.36%) RS-232
5 4 (36.36%) RS-485
5 4 (36.36%) Electronics
5 4 (36.36%) C
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
5 4 (36.36%) Firmware
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
5 4 (36.36%) PPP
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
2 4 (36.36%) PPP
2 4 (36.36%) RS-232
2 4 (36.36%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (36.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Agile Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior C++ Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
1 4 (36.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Multithreading
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Cross-Platform Development
3 5 (45.45%) Multithreaded Programming
3 5 (45.45%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) C
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Firmware