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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 106 97 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 3 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.88% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 1.09% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 5
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £65,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
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
1452 1192 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.98% 80.81% 73.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 947 1132
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 9 (90.00%) C
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Electronics
4 5 (50.00%) Automotive
4 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (50.00%) Physics
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) TargetLink
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (20.00%) UML
7 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 1 (10.00%) C++
8 1 (10.00%) Java
8 1 (10.00%) MySQL
8 1 (10.00%) STL
8 1 (10.00%) UNIX
8 1 (10.00%) Windows
8 1 (10.00%) Python
8 1 (10.00%) GPRS
8 1 (10.00%) GSM
8 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (10.00%) SSL
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
8 1 (10.00%) 3G
8 1 (10.00%) DTV
8 1 (10.00%) RTP
8 1 (10.00%) SS7

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) GPRS
1 1 (10.00%) GSM
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) RTP
1 1 (10.00%) SS7
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (10.00%) 2G
1 1 (10.00%) UPnP
1 1 (10.00%) NFC
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) 4G
1 1 (10.00%) DLNA
1 1 (10.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
1 5 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Software Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Principal Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) STL
1 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (50.00%) Physics
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Tizen
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA