The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 81 87 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 23 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.64% 1.97% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.59% 3.16% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 30
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Embedded C
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
889 1140 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 63.41% 62.53% 67.99%
Number of salaries quoted 797 940 974
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 September 2015.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 55 (100.00%) C
2 44 (80.00%) C++
3 41 (74.55%) Embedded C++
4 37 (67.27%) Software Engineering
5 29 (52.73%) Degree
5 29 (52.73%) Computer Science
6 24 (43.64%) Linux
7 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (29.09%) C#
9 9 (16.36%) Electronics
9 9 (16.36%) Manufacturing
10 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
10 8 (14.55%) .NET
10 8 (14.55%) PhD
10 8 (14.55%) Algorithms
10 8 (14.55%) Mathematics
10 8 (14.55%) Physics
10 8 (14.55%) Multithreading
11 6 (10.91%) Signal Processing
11 6 (10.91%) UNIX
11 6 (10.91%) Windows
11 6 (10.91%) Firmware
12 5 (9.09%) Python
12 5 (9.09%) Ethernet
12 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
12 5 (9.09%) Wireless
12 5 (9.09%) Low Latency
13 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
13 4 (7.27%) Perl
14 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.09%) Wireless
2 3 (5.45%) TETRA
2 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.64%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.64%) LTE
3 2 (3.64%) 3G
4 1 (1.82%) DVB
4 1 (1.82%) SSL
General
1 9 (16.36%) Electronics
1 9 (16.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Developer
2 23 (41.82%) Software Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) C++ Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Embedded C Developer
3 10 (18.18%) C Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Firmware Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (52.73%) Computer Science
2 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (14.55%) Algorithms
3 8 (14.55%) Mathematics
3 8 (14.55%) Physics
4 3 (5.45%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.64%) STB
6 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.82%) DTV
6 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) UNIX
2 6 (10.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (67.27%) Software Engineering
2 8 (14.55%) Multithreading
2 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
3 6 (10.91%) Signal Processing
4 5 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 3 (5.45%) SDLC
5 3 (5.45%) Machine Learning
5 3 (5.45%) Software Architecture
5 3 (5.45%) Digital Signal Processing
5 3 (5.45%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Release Management
5 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
5 3 (5.45%) OOP
5 3 (5.45%) OOD
5 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.45%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.64%) TDD
6 2 (3.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C
2 44 (80.00%) C++
3 41 (74.55%) Embedded C++
4 16 (29.09%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) Python
6 4 (7.27%) Perl
7 3 (5.45%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (52.73%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) PhD
3 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Firmware
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