The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 114 105 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 5 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.66% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.87% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 28
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1447 1268 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.16% 76.48% 75.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1091 1173
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Embedded Software Development
Cambridgeshire

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Embedded Software Development Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) C
3 5 (55.56%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) UML
5 3 (33.33%) Electronics
5 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) Middleware
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) DTV
7 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
7 1 (11.11%) Subversion
7 1 (11.11%) UPnP
7 1 (11.11%) Handset
7 1 (11.11%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Product Management
7 1 (11.11%) Open Source
7 1 (11.11%) DLNA
7 1 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (11.11%) Multicast

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) UPnP
2 1 (11.11%) DLNA
2 1 (11.11%) Multicast
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
1 1 (11.11%) Handset
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA