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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Developer
Rank 105 108 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.37% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
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
1541 1388 1661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.42% 96.59% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1172 1432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Embedded Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Software Developer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) ZigBee
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Bluetooth
2 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
5 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (14.29%) MPEG
5 1 (14.29%) IGMP
5 1 (14.29%) RTSP
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) JTAG

Embedded Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (85.71%) ZigBee
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
1 6 (85.71%) Bluetooth
1 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) IGMP
2 1 (14.29%) RTSP
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
2 1 (14.29%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) OOD
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) JTAG