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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 82 62 111
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +49
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 38 49 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.16% 3.13% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.48% 4.63% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 17
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,250 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,875
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.31%
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
1092 1059 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.12% 67.71% 71.12%
Number of salaries quoted 891 950 1284
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 70 (100.00%) C
2 55 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 37 (52.86%) C++
4 35 (50.00%) Linux
5 34 (48.57%) Python
6 29 (41.43%) Degree
7 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (28.57%) Electronics
9 16 (22.86%) Scrum
9 16 (22.86%) Embedded C++
10 15 (21.43%) MPEG
10 15 (21.43%) Streaming Video
11 13 (18.57%) IPTV
11 13 (18.57%) Wireless
12 12 (17.14%) Telecoms
12 12 (17.14%) Device Driver
13 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
13 11 (15.71%) Multithreading
14 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
14 10 (14.29%) Ethernet
14 10 (14.29%) 3G
14 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
15 9 (12.86%) 2G
15 9 (12.86%) Middleware
15 9 (12.86%) Perl
15 9 (12.86%) Java
15 9 (12.86%) LTE
15 9 (12.86%) 4G
16 8 (11.43%) Bash Shell
16 8 (11.43%) JTAG

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 4 (5.71%) TargetLink
2 1 (1.43%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) Wireless
2 10 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 10 (14.29%) 3G
3 9 (12.86%) 2G
3 9 (12.86%) LTE
3 9 (12.86%) 4G
4 8 (11.43%) IGMP
4 8 (11.43%) RTSP
4 8 (11.43%) HTTP
4 8 (11.43%) GSM
5 7 (10.00%) UMTS
5 7 (10.00%) RTP
6 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.71%) SNMP
7 4 (5.71%) ZigBee
8 2 (2.86%) SSH
8 2 (2.86%) 802.15
8 2 (2.86%) DVB
9 1 (1.43%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) CppUnit
1 4 (5.71%) Valgrind
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.43%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 20 (28.57%) Electronics
2 12 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 8 (11.43%) Multimedia
5 5 (7.14%) Automotive
6 4 (5.71%) Marketing
7 1 (1.43%) French Language
7 1 (1.43%) German Language
7 1 (1.43%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.43%) Japanese Language
7 1 (1.43%) Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Software Engineer
2 18 (25.71%) Developer
3 16 (22.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (18.57%) C Developer
5 11 (15.71%) Embedded C Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Software Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Graduate
7 5 (7.14%) Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Systems Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Principal Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Principal Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) C++ Developer
10 2 (2.86%) C++ Team Leader
10 2 (2.86%) Software Development Team Leader
10 2 (2.86%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.86%) Development Team Leader
10 2 (2.86%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) Middleware
2 4 (5.71%) HTML
2 4 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (2.86%) Flash
3 2 (2.86%) MFC
3 2 (2.86%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) MPEG
1 15 (21.43%) Streaming Video
2 13 (18.57%) IPTV
3 12 (17.14%) Device Driver
4 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 8 (11.43%) Physics
5 8 (11.43%) Firmware
5 8 (11.43%) STB
6 7 (10.00%) Digital Media
7 6 (8.57%) Smartphone
8 5 (7.14%) Mathematics
9 4 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.86%) Smart Meter
10 2 (2.86%) Open Source
10 2 (2.86%) VHDL
11 1 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (1.43%) Handset
11 1 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) Windows
3 5 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (7.14%) Android
4 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.43%) UNIX
5 1 (1.43%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) Scrum
4 11 (15.71%) Multithreading
5 8 (11.43%) High Availability
5 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 4 (5.71%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.86%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.43%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.43%) Signal Processing
9 1 (1.43%) User Stories
9 1 (1.43%) UML
9 1 (1.43%) OO
9 1 (1.43%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C
2 37 (52.86%) C++
3 34 (48.57%) Python
4 16 (22.86%) Embedded C++
5 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.86%) Perl
6 9 (12.86%) Java
7 8 (11.43%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.71%) Assembly Language
8 4 (5.71%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.86%) C#
10 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) JTAG
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) KVM
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) VMware
2 4 (5.71%) Coverity
3 1 (1.43%) EMC
3 1 (1.43%) Apple
3 1 (1.43%) QNX
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