The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 95 105 96
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 13 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.89% 1.12% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.17% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 29
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £35,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Embedded Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1417 1703 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.72% 94.98% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1464 1658
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (93.62%) C
3 41 (87.23%) C++
4 33 (70.21%) Linux
5 23 (48.94%) Ethernet
6 22 (46.81%) ZigBee
7 20 (42.55%) Wireless
8 18 (38.30%) Degree
9 17 (36.17%) Bluetooth
10 15 (31.91%) Embedded C
10 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
11 14 (29.79%) Embedded Linux
11 14 (29.79%) Scrum
11 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
13 12 (25.53%) C#
13 12 (25.53%) Java
14 11 (23.40%) OOD
15 10 (21.28%) Device Driver
16 9 (19.15%) Automotive
16 9 (19.15%) Android
17 8 (17.02%) OO
17 8 (17.02%) Windows
17 8 (17.02%) Perl
17 8 (17.02%) Python
18 7 (14.89%) Embedded C++
18 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
18 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
19 5 (10.64%) Algorithms
19 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 23 (48.94%) Ethernet
2 22 (46.81%) ZigBee
3 20 (42.55%) Wireless
4 17 (36.17%) Bluetooth
5 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.26%) SSL
6 2 (4.26%) 802.15
7 1 (2.13%) SSH
7 1 (2.13%) IGMP
7 1 (2.13%) RTSP
7 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (19.15%) Automotive
2 2 (4.26%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) French Language
3 1 (2.13%) German Language
3 1 (2.13%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.13%) Japanese Language
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
1 4 (8.51%) WinForms
2 2 (4.26%) Flash
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
2 10 (21.28%) Device Driver
3 5 (10.64%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.38%) Open Source
5 3 (6.38%) Telematics
6 2 (4.26%) Smart Meter
6 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.13%) Streaming Video
7 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.13%) MPEG
7 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (19.15%) Android
4 8 (17.02%) Windows
5 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.79%) Scrum
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.40%) OOD
4 8 (17.02%) OO
5 4 (8.51%) Time Management
6 2 (4.26%) Signal Processing
6 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.13%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) C
2 41 (87.23%) C++
3 15 (31.91%) Embedded C
4 12 (25.53%) C#
4 12 (25.53%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) Perl
5 8 (17.02%) Python
6 7 (14.89%) Embedded C++
6 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
7 3 (6.38%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.26%) Tcl
9 1 (2.13%) VB
9 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Firmware
2 2 (4.26%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (2.13%) QNX
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