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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 73 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 32 34 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.16% 1.89% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.25% 2.78% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 50
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
985 1225 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.42% 67.98% 68.04%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1085 1227
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 2015.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 74 (100.00%) C
2 63 (85.14%) C++
3 59 (79.73%) Software Engineering
4 53 (71.62%) Embedded C++
5 44 (59.46%) Degree
6 36 (48.65%) C#
7 29 (39.19%) Computer Science
8 27 (36.49%) Algorithms
9 26 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (32.43%) .NET
11 22 (29.73%) Linux
12 20 (27.03%) Electronics
12 20 (27.03%) Data Analysis
13 15 (20.27%) Python
14 11 (14.86%) Wireless
14 11 (14.86%) Embedded Linux
15 10 (13.51%) ZigBee
15 10 (13.51%) Manufacturing
15 10 (13.51%) Java
16 7 (9.46%) Multithreading
16 7 (9.46%) Android
17 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
17 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
17 6 (8.11%) Data Structures
17 6 (8.11%) Ethernet
17 6 (8.11%) Bluetooth
18 5 (6.76%) TDD
18 5 (6.76%) SaaS
19 4 (5.41%) Software Architecture
19 4 (5.41%) Smart Meter

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.70%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) Wireless
2 10 (13.51%) ZigBee
3 6 (8.11%) Ethernet
3 6 (8.11%) Bluetooth
4 4 (5.41%) 802.15
5 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.05%) SSL
6 1 (1.35%) 3G
6 1 (1.35%) RTP
6 1 (1.35%) SS7
6 1 (1.35%) GPRS
6 1 (1.35%) GSM
6 1 (1.35%) LTE
6 1 (1.35%) 4G
6 1 (1.35%) Frame Relay
6 1 (1.35%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) Big Data
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
General
1 20 (27.03%) Electronics
2 10 (13.51%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Automotive
4 1 (1.35%) Finance
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (56.76%) Software Engineer
2 27 (36.49%) Developer
3 18 (24.32%) C# Software Engineer
3 18 (24.32%) .NET Software Engineer
4 17 (22.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (16.22%) C++ Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.46%) C Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Embedded C Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Python Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Python Web Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Python/Django Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Programmer
10 2 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.70%) Consultant
10 2 (2.70%) Graduate
10 2 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) .NET
2 4 (5.41%) HTML
3 3 (4.05%) Ajax
3 3 (4.05%) Django
3 3 (4.05%) HTML5
3 3 (4.05%) CSS
3 3 (4.05%) Web Services
4 2 (2.70%) WinForms
5 1 (1.35%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.19%) Computer Science
2 27 (36.49%) Algorithms
3 26 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.11%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.41%) Smart Meter
5 4 (5.41%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.70%) Telematics
6 2 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
7 1 (1.35%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Linux
2 11 (14.86%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (9.46%) Android
4 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (79.73%) Software Engineering
2 20 (27.03%) Data Analysis
3 7 (9.46%) Multithreading
4 5 (6.76%) TDD
5 4 (5.41%) Software Architecture
6 3 (4.05%) User Stories
6 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.70%) OO
7 2 (2.70%) Project Management
7 2 (2.70%) Time Management
7 2 (2.70%) Signal Processing
8 1 (1.35%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (1.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C
2 63 (85.14%) C++
3 53 (71.62%) Embedded C++
4 36 (48.65%) C#
5 15 (20.27%) Python
6 10 (13.51%) Java
7 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.41%) Perl
8 3 (4.05%) PHP
8 3 (4.05%) Assembly Language
8 3 (4.05%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.70%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.35%) VB
10 1 (1.35%) C-shell
10 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 44 (59.46%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Firmware
2 1 (1.35%) KVM
Vendors
1 2 (2.70%) Atmel
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