The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 90 77 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 30 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.66% 2.67% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 3.99% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 34
Average salary £40,000 £46,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.43% -1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1133 1102 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.70% 66.79% 71.84%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1006 1153
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Embedded C
Cambridgeshire

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C across the Cambridge region.

Embedded C Salary Trend in Cambridge

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Embedded C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C.

1 65 (100.00%) C
2 46 (70.77%) Software Engineering
3 34 (52.31%) C++
3 34 (52.31%) Linux
4 31 (47.69%) Python
5 25 (38.46%) Degree
6 19 (29.23%) Scrum
7 17 (26.15%) Streaming Video
7 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (26.15%) MPEG
7 17 (26.15%) Embedded C++
8 15 (23.08%) Multithreading
9 14 (21.54%) IPTV
9 14 (21.54%) Electronics
10 13 (20.00%) Manufacturing
10 13 (20.00%) Firmware
10 13 (20.00%) Ethernet
11 12 (18.46%) HTTP
11 12 (18.46%) IGMP
11 12 (18.46%) RTSP
11 12 (18.46%) Device Driver
11 12 (18.46%) JTAG
12 10 (15.38%) Wireless
12 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
13 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
13 9 (13.85%) Assembly Language
13 9 (13.85%) STB
13 9 (13.85%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management
15 7 (10.77%) Windows

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Embedded C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 12 (18.46%) HTTP
2 12 (18.46%) IGMP
2 12 (18.46%) RTSP
3 10 (15.38%) Wireless
4 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.23%) RTP
6 2 (3.08%) 4G
6 2 (3.08%) LTE
6 2 (3.08%) ZigBee
6 2 (3.08%) UMTS
6 2 (3.08%) GSM
6 2 (3.08%) SNMP
6 2 (3.08%) 3G
6 2 (3.08%) DVB
6 2 (3.08%) 2G
6 2 (3.08%) SSH
7 1 (1.54%) Bluetooth
7 1 (1.54%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Valgrind
1 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.08%) CppUnit
2 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (21.54%) Electronics
2 13 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.77%) Multimedia
4 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.62%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Automotive
6 1 (1.54%) French Language
6 1 (1.54%) German Language
6 1 (1.54%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.54%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 21 (32.31%) Developer
3 15 (23.08%) C Developer
4 14 (21.54%) Embedded C Developer
5 13 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Firmware Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Embedded C++ Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Graduate
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Middleware
2 4 (6.15%) Flash
2 4 (6.15%) CSS
2 4 (6.15%) HTML
3 2 (3.08%) OSGi
3 2 (3.08%) MFC
4 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Streaming Video
1 17 (26.15%) MPEG
2 14 (21.54%) IPTV
3 13 (20.00%) Firmware
4 12 (18.46%) Device Driver
5 9 (13.85%) STB
5 9 (13.85%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (9.23%) Digital Media
6 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
7 5 (7.69%) ASIC
7 5 (7.69%) Smartphone
8 4 (6.15%) Physics
9 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
9 2 (3.08%) VHDL
10 1 (1.54%) Handset
10 1 (1.54%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 34 (52.31%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (6.15%) Android
5 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.54%) UNIX
6 1 (1.54%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) Software Engineering
2 19 (29.23%) Scrum
3 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.08%) Multithreading
5 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 5 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.08%) High Availability
7 2 (3.08%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.08%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.08%) Project Management
7 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.54%) UML
8 1 (1.54%) OOP
8 1 (1.54%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.54%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) C
2 34 (52.31%) C++
3 31 (47.69%) Python
4 17 (26.15%) Embedded C++
5 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.85%) Assembly Language
7 4 (6.15%) Perl
8 3 (4.62%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.08%) Java
10 1 (1.54%) C#
10 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.46%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) KVM
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (3.08%) Coverity
2 1 (1.54%) VMware
2 1 (1.54%) QNX
2 1 (1.54%) Apple
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