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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 103 83 95
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 10 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.73% 2.14% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 3.24% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 32 34
Average salary £51,250 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.81% +3.75%
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
894 988 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.26% 66.18% 68.26%
Number of salaries quoted 773 885 1076
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,300 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2016.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) C
2 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 14 (50.00%) C++
4 9 (32.14%) Python
5 8 (28.57%) Embedded C++
6 7 (25.00%) Firmware
7 6 (21.43%) Android
7 6 (21.43%) Automotive
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
8 5 (17.86%) Windows
8 5 (17.86%) QNX
8 5 (17.86%) Windows CE
8 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
9 4 (14.29%) Data Structures
9 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
9 4 (14.29%) ZigBee
9 4 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.29%) TDD
9 4 (14.29%) STB
10 3 (10.71%) Games
10 3 (10.71%) CCTV
10 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
10 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (10.71%) Code Optimisation
10 3 (10.71%) Image Processing
10 3 (10.71%) HEVC
11 2 (7.14%) Smart Energy

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (3.57%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) ZigBee
2 2 (7.14%) 802.15
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) 3G
3 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) FlexRay
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) LTE
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (21.43%) Automotive
2 3 (10.71%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 13 (46.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (39.29%) C Developer
4 11 (39.29%) Developer
5 10 (35.71%) Embedded C Developer
5 10 (35.71%) Embedded Developer
6 9 (32.14%) Linux Developer
7 8 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 6 (21.43%) C Software Engineer
9 6 (21.43%) Embedded C Engineer
9 6 (21.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 6 (21.43%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
10 5 (17.86%) C/C++ Developer
10 5 (17.86%) C++ Developer
10 5 (17.86%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
10 5 (17.86%) Embedded C++ Developer
11 4 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
12 3 (10.71%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) HEVC
2 2 (7.14%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 4 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 4 (14.29%) STB
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) CCTV
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) Smart Energy
3 2 (7.14%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) DTV
4 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Android
3 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Windows CE
4 4 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) Code Optimisation
4 3 (10.71%) Image Processing
5 2 (7.14%) Power Management
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.57%) Android Development
6 1 (3.57%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.57%) Open Source
6 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C
2 14 (50.00%) C++
3 9 (32.14%) Python
4 8 (28.57%) Embedded C++
5 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO26262
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) QNX
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