The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development 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 Software Development
Rank 107 115 112
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 3 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.28% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.33% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 9
Average salary - £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-13.52% +4.29%
Embedded Software Development
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1181 1505 1308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.03% 83.84% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 992 1195 1123
Average salary £44,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 7 (63.64%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Firmware
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Electronics
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Assembly Language
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 1 (9.09%) DTV
6 1 (9.09%) DVB
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
6 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (9.09%) LabVIEW
6 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
6 1 (9.09%) Physics
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (9.09%) STB
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) DVB
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (36.36%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Principal Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) C
3 3 (27.27%) Assembly Language
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) DO-160
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft