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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 91 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 34 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.87% 2.69% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 4.01% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 49
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,100 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1237 1348 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.12% 67.23% 74.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1216 1378
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 2014.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 48 (100.00%) C
2 29 (60.42%) Linux
3 27 (56.25%) Software Engineering
4 19 (39.58%) C++
5 17 (35.42%) Device Driver
5 17 (35.42%) Multithreading
6 16 (33.33%) Scrum
6 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (31.25%) IGMP
7 15 (31.25%) RTSP
7 15 (31.25%) Embedded C++
7 15 (31.25%) HTTP
7 15 (31.25%) JTAG
8 13 (27.08%) Degree
8 13 (27.08%) MPEG
8 13 (27.08%) Streaming Video
9 12 (25.00%) IPTV
9 12 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 11 (22.92%) Embedded Linux
10 11 (22.92%) Manufacturing
11 10 (20.83%) Python
12 9 (18.75%) Firmware
12 9 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (16.67%) Wireless
14 7 (14.58%) STB
14 7 (14.58%) Assembly Language
14 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
15 6 (12.50%) ASIC
15 6 (12.50%) Computer Science

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (31.25%) IGMP
1 15 (31.25%) RTSP
1 15 (31.25%) HTTP
2 12 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (4.17%) DVB
5 1 (2.08%) ZigBee
5 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.08%) Broadband
5 1 (2.08%) RTP
5 1 (2.08%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
General
1 11 (22.92%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.25%) Multimedia
2 3 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) French Language
3 1 (2.08%) German Language
3 1 (2.08%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.08%) Japanese Language
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Software Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Embedded C Developer
3 12 (25.00%) C Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Principal Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Principal Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Embedded Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Flash
2 2 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (2.08%) OSGi
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Device Driver
2 13 (27.08%) MPEG
2 13 (27.08%) Streaming Video
3 12 (25.00%) IPTV
4 9 (18.75%) Firmware
4 9 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (14.58%) STB
6 6 (12.50%) ASIC
6 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (10.42%) Open Source
8 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
8 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.08%) Physics
8 1 (2.08%) Handset
8 1 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 29 (60.42%) Linux
2 11 (22.92%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 17 (35.42%) Multithreading
3 16 (33.33%) Scrum
3 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.17%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.08%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.08%) OOP
6 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.08%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) C
2 19 (39.58%) C++
3 15 (31.25%) Embedded C++
4 10 (20.83%) Python
5 7 (14.58%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) SQL
7 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Apple
1 1 (2.08%) QNX
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MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 23 days ago