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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Development
Rank 107 123 132
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% 0.22% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.28% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £85,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
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
1201 1424 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.44% 78.89% 76.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1212 1271
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 28 April 2015.

Embedded Software Development Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (70.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Firmware
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Electronics
5 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (10.00%) 3G
6 1 (10.00%) RTP
6 1 (10.00%) SS7
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) GPRS
6 1 (10.00%) GSM
6 1 (10.00%) SSL
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) STL
6 1 (10.00%) UNIX
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) 2G
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) GPRS
1 1 (10.00%) GSM
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) RTP
1 1 (10.00%) SS7
1 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (10.00%) 2G
1 1 (10.00%) NFC
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Principal Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) STL
1 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) 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 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Firmware