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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 110 103 89
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 7 10 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 0.65% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.82% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 27
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
1451 1222 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.12% 79.30% 75.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1064 1335
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) C
3 6 (50.00%) Electronics
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) TargetLink
5 4 (33.33%) Automotive
5 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (33.33%) Physics
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) UML
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (16.67%) Java
8 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (8.33%) Middleware
8 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (8.33%) DTV
8 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (8.33%) Handset
8 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
8 1 (8.33%) UPnP
8 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (8.33%) QA
8 1 (8.33%) Product Management
8 1 (8.33%) Open Source

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (33.33%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) UPnP
2 1 (8.33%) DLNA
2 1 (8.33%) Multicast
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (33.33%) Automotive
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Software Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Principal Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 4 (33.33%) Physics
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) DTV
2 1 (8.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) UML
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Product Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, health/life insurance, shares
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