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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 93 97 96
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 10 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.72% 1.16% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.23% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 18
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
1312 1712 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.46% 94.80% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1333 1300
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (95.00%) C
3 18 (90.00%) C++
4 12 (60.00%) Linux
5 9 (45.00%) Embedded C
6 7 (35.00%) Degree
7 6 (30.00%) Embedded C++
8 4 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) Python
8 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) OOD
9 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (15.00%) Automotive
9 3 (15.00%) Device Driver
9 3 (15.00%) Firmware
9 3 (15.00%) Wireless
10 2 (10.00%) OOP
10 2 (10.00%) C#
10 2 (10.00%) Perl
10 2 (10.00%) TDD
10 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
10 2 (10.00%) Android
11 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
11 1 (5.00%) Qt
11 1 (5.00%) Physics
11 1 (5.00%) ZigBee
11 1 (5.00%) Time Management
11 1 (5.00%) Smartphone

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Qt
1 1 (5.00%) QML
1 1 (5.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) OOD
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) CAD
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C
2 18 (90.00%) C++
3 9 (45.00%) Embedded C
4 6 (30.00%) Embedded C++
5 4 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 2 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
7 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) QNX
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