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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 92 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 18 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.30% 1.73% 2.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 2.74% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 32
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -14.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
884 1132 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 63.64% 63.06% 66.59%
Number of salaries quoted 776 960 1002
Average salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 31 July 2015.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 52 (100.00%) C
2 46 (88.46%) C++
3 43 (82.69%) Embedded C++
4 37 (71.15%) Software Engineering
5 34 (65.38%) Degree
6 30 (57.69%) Computer Science
7 22 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (40.38%) C#
9 19 (36.54%) Linux
10 14 (26.92%) Electronics
11 13 (25.00%) Data Analysis
11 13 (25.00%) .NET
11 13 (25.00%) Algorithms
12 9 (17.31%) Manufacturing
13 8 (15.38%) Multithreading
14 7 (13.46%) Mathematics
14 7 (13.46%) Physics
14 7 (13.46%) PhD
15 6 (11.54%) Python
16 5 (9.62%) Ethernet
16 5 (9.62%) Firmware
16 5 (9.62%) SaaS
17 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
17 4 (7.69%) Low Latency
17 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
17 4 (7.69%) Perl
18 3 (5.77%) Java
18 3 (5.77%) UNIX
18 3 (5.77%) Bluetooth
18 3 (5.77%) Wi-Fi

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Ethernet
2 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.77%) Bluetooth
4 2 (3.85%) LTE
4 2 (3.85%) Wireless
4 2 (3.85%) 3G
5 1 (1.92%) DVB
5 1 (1.92%) SSL
5 1 (1.92%) ZigBee
General
1 14 (26.92%) Electronics
2 9 (17.31%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 23 (44.23%) Developer
3 13 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) C++ Developer
5 8 (15.38%) C Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Embedded C Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Embedded C Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) RF Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) C++ Programmer
9 2 (3.85%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Programmer
9 2 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Firmware Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) C Software Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) Audio Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (57.69%) Computer Science
2 22 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 7 (13.46%) Mathematics
4 7 (13.46%) Physics
5 3 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.85%) STB
7 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.92%) DTV
7 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (71.15%) Software Engineering
2 13 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 4 (7.69%) Low Latency
5 3 (5.77%) Machine Learning
5 3 (5.77%) Signal Processing
6 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.85%) Software Architecture
6 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.85%) Project Management
6 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.85%) TDD
6 2 (3.85%) OOP
6 2 (3.85%) OO
6 2 (3.85%) User Stories
7 1 (1.92%) OOD
7 1 (1.92%) CAD
7 1 (1.92%) System Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) C
2 46 (88.46%) C++
3 43 (82.69%) Embedded C++
4 21 (40.38%) C#
5 6 (11.54%) Python
6 4 (7.69%) Perl
7 3 (5.77%) Java
8 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.92%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 34 (65.38%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) PhD
3 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Firmware
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