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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 73 99 69
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 33 31 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.34% 1.68% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.53% 2.51% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 53
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
934 1237 1298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.29% 67.23% 70.28%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1068 1187
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,375 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 73 (100.00%) C
2 64 (87.67%) C++
3 57 (78.08%) Software Engineering
4 55 (75.34%) Embedded C++
5 48 (65.75%) Degree
6 36 (49.32%) C#
7 34 (46.58%) Computer Science
8 29 (39.73%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (34.25%) Algorithms
9 25 (34.25%) .NET
10 21 (28.77%) Data Analysis
10 21 (28.77%) Electronics
11 20 (27.40%) Linux
12 15 (20.55%) Python
13 10 (13.70%) Wireless
13 10 (13.70%) Java
14 9 (12.33%) Manufacturing
14 9 (12.33%) Embedded Linux
15 8 (10.96%) Multithreading
16 7 (9.59%) Android
16 7 (9.59%) Perl
17 6 (8.22%) ZigBee
17 6 (8.22%) SaaS
17 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
18 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
18 5 (6.85%) Device Driver
18 5 (6.85%) Bluetooth
19 4 (5.48%) Ethernet
19 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
19 4 (5.48%) HTML

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (2.74%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Wireless
2 6 (8.22%) ZigBee
3 5 (6.85%) Bluetooth
4 4 (5.48%) Ethernet
5 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.74%) 802.15
6 2 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.37%) LTE
7 1 (1.37%) 3G
7 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Big Data
General
1 21 (28.77%) Electronics
2 9 (12.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Software Engineer
2 25 (34.25%) Developer
3 20 (27.40%) .NET Software Engineer
3 20 (27.40%) C# Software Engineer
4 14 (19.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 13 (17.81%) C++ Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.22%) C Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Embedded C Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Python/Django Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Python Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Python Web Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Consultant
10 2 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Graduate
10 2 (2.74%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.25%) .NET
2 4 (5.48%) HTML
3 3 (4.11%) HTML5
3 3 (4.11%) Django
3 3 (4.11%) Ajax
3 3 (4.11%) CSS
3 3 (4.11%) Web Services
4 2 (2.74%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (46.58%) Computer Science
2 29 (39.73%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (34.25%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.85%) Device Driver
5 4 (5.48%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.11%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.74%) Physics
7 2 (2.74%) Telematics
7 2 (2.74%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.37%) User Experience
8 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.37%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Linux
2 9 (12.33%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (9.59%) Android
4 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (78.08%) Software Engineering
2 21 (28.77%) Data Analysis
3 8 (10.96%) Multithreading
4 4 (5.48%) TDD
4 4 (5.48%) Signal Processing
5 3 (4.11%) User Stories
5 3 (4.11%) Software Architecture
5 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.74%) Project Management
6 2 (2.74%) OO
6 2 (2.74%) Time Management
6 2 (2.74%) Machine Learning
7 1 (1.37%) System Testing
7 1 (1.37%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) C
2 64 (87.67%) C++
3 55 (75.34%) Embedded C++
4 36 (49.32%) C#
5 15 (20.55%) Python
6 10 (13.70%) Java
7 7 (9.59%) Perl
8 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.11%) PHP
9 3 (4.11%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.74%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.37%) C-shell
11 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (65.75%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (2.74%) Atmel
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Flexi-time
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£30k dep. on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£60,000 DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Flexi-time, Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits overtime, shares, 7% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago