The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Developer in their job title 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 Software Developer
Rank 101 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £85,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
Embedded Software Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1441 1712 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.17% 95.01% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1486 1676
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Embedded Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer across the Cambridge region.

Embedded Software Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Software Developer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Embedded Software Developer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Developer in their job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) C++
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) C
4 6 (54.55%) Wireless
4 6 (54.55%) ZigBee
4 6 (54.55%) Bluetooth
4 6 (54.55%) Ethernet
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) OOD
5 4 (36.36%) Firmware
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
7 1 (9.09%) HTTP
7 1 (9.09%) MPEG
7 1 (9.09%) IGMP
7 1 (9.09%) RTSP
7 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
7 1 (9.09%) Streaming Video
7 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 1 (9.09%) JTAG

Embedded Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Embedded Software Developer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Bluetooth
1 6 (54.55%) Ethernet
1 6 (54.55%) Wireless
1 6 (54.55%) ZigBee
2 1 (9.09%) IGMP
2 1 (9.09%) RTSP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) MPEG
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) OOD
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) C
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Firmware