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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 75 92 93
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 35 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.30% 1.46% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.47% 2.19% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 20
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- -1.84%
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
1010 1003 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.36% 66.60% 61.59%
Number of salaries quoted 859 883 1005
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 2015.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 77 (100.00%) C
2 67 (87.01%) Software Engineering
3 50 (64.94%) C++
4 38 (49.35%) Embedded C++
5 32 (41.56%) Degree
6 31 (40.26%) Algorithms
6 31 (40.26%) Linux
7 28 (36.36%) Python
8 26 (33.77%) C#
9 23 (29.87%) Computer Science
10 18 (23.38%) .NET
11 17 (22.08%) Wireless
11 17 (22.08%) Electronics
12 16 (20.78%) ZigBee
12 16 (20.78%) Embedded Linux
13 15 (19.48%) Java
14 14 (18.18%) Data Analysis
14 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (15.58%) Data Structures
16 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
17 10 (12.99%) Ethernet
17 10 (12.99%) 802.15
17 10 (12.99%) Android
17 10 (12.99%) Smart Meter
18 8 (10.39%) Apple iOS
18 8 (10.39%) Finance
19 7 (9.09%) Device Driver
19 7 (9.09%) Perl
19 7 (9.09%) Software Architecture
20 6 (7.79%) Bluetooth

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 3 (3.90%) TargetLink
2 2 (2.60%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.08%) Wireless
2 16 (20.78%) ZigBee
3 10 (12.99%) Ethernet
3 10 (12.99%) 802.15
4 6 (7.79%) Bluetooth
5 3 (3.90%) LTE
5 3 (3.90%) 4G
5 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.90%) 2G
5 3 (3.90%) 3G
6 2 (2.60%) SSL
6 2 (2.60%) GSM
7 1 (1.30%) UMTS
7 1 (1.30%) GPRS
7 1 (1.30%) RTP
7 1 (1.30%) SS7
7 1 (1.30%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) Big Data
1 3 (3.90%) MySQL
General
1 17 (22.08%) Electronics
2 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.39%) Finance
4 5 (6.49%) Automotive
4 5 (6.49%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (59.74%) Software Engineer
2 27 (35.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 19 (24.68%) Developer
4 11 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) C Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Embedded C Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Software Architect
7 7 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Graduate
8 4 (5.19%) C# Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Python Web Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Principal Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Python/Django Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Principal Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) C++ Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Systems Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) .NET
2 3 (3.90%) Django
2 3 (3.90%) Ajax
2 3 (3.90%) HTML5
2 3 (3.90%) CSS
2 3 (3.90%) HTML
2 3 (3.90%) Web Services
3 2 (2.60%) WinForms
3 2 (2.60%) Middleware
4 1 (1.30%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.26%) Algorithms
2 23 (29.87%) Computer Science
3 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (15.58%) Data Structures
5 10 (12.99%) Smart Meter
6 7 (9.09%) Device Driver
7 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.90%) Physics
8 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.60%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.26%) Linux
2 16 (20.78%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (12.99%) Android
4 8 (10.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (87.01%) Software Engineering
2 14 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 7 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 5 (6.49%) TDD
5 4 (5.19%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.90%) Time Management
6 3 (3.90%) User Stories
6 3 (3.90%) OO
7 2 (2.60%) Project Management
7 2 (2.60%) Signal Processing
7 2 (2.60%) High Availability
8 1 (1.30%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.30%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.30%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C
2 50 (64.94%) C++
3 38 (49.35%) Embedded C++
4 28 (36.36%) Python
5 26 (33.77%) C#
6 15 (19.48%) Java
7 7 (9.09%) Perl
8 5 (6.49%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.90%) PHP
9 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.90%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.60%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.30%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 32 (41.56%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Firmware
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) KVM
Vendors
1 2 (2.60%) VMware
1 2 (2.60%) Atmel
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