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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 73 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 36 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.07% 1.53% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.58% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 37
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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
1655 1453 1934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.39% 96.80% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1187 1647
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 28 November 2014.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 57 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (91.23%) C
3 38 (66.67%) Linux
4 30 (52.63%) C++
5 29 (50.88%) Embedded C
6 28 (49.12%) Python
7 25 (43.86%) Algorithms
8 18 (31.58%) Embedded Linux
9 16 (28.07%) Degree
9 16 (28.07%) Wireless
9 16 (28.07%) ZigBee
10 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (26.32%) Ethernet
11 13 (22.81%) Scrum
12 12 (21.05%) Automotive
13 11 (19.30%) Java
13 11 (19.30%) C#
13 11 (19.30%) Android
14 10 (17.54%) Windows
15 9 (15.79%) 802.15
15 9 (15.79%) Device Driver
15 9 (15.79%) Smart Meter
15 9 (15.79%) Data Structures
16 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
17 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
17 7 (12.28%) Firmware
18 6 (10.53%) RTP
18 6 (10.53%) MPEG
18 6 (10.53%) Bluetooth
18 6 (10.53%) JavaScript

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) Wireless
1 16 (28.07%) ZigBee
2 15 (26.32%) Ethernet
3 9 (15.79%) 802.15
4 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
5 6 (10.53%) Bluetooth
5 6 (10.53%) RTP
6 3 (5.26%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (1.75%) GPRS
7 1 (1.75%) GSM
7 1 (1.75%) SSL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (21.05%) Automotive
2 6 (10.53%) Electronics
2 6 (10.53%) Multimedia
3 4 (7.02%) Marketing
3 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.02%) Finance
4 3 (5.26%) Japanese Language
5 2 (3.51%) French Language
5 2 (3.51%) German Language
5 2 (3.51%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
1 5 (8.77%) WinForms
2 2 (3.51%) Flash
3 1 (1.75%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.86%) Algorithms
2 9 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 9 (15.79%) Smart Meter
2 9 (15.79%) Device Driver
3 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.53%) Streaming Video
4 6 (10.53%) STB
4 6 (10.53%) IPTV
4 6 (10.53%) Digital Media
4 6 (10.53%) MPEG
5 5 (8.77%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.51%) Open Source
6 2 (3.51%) Telematics
6 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.75%) Physics
7 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.75%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 38 (66.67%) Linux
2 18 (31.58%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (19.30%) Android
4 10 (17.54%) Windows
5 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.26%) Windows CE
7 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.81%) Scrum
4 5 (8.77%) OO
5 4 (7.02%) OOD
5 4 (7.02%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.26%) Time Management
6 3 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (5.26%) UML
6 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.51%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.51%) Signal Processing
8 1 (1.75%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.75%) Video Processing
8 1 (1.75%) TDD
8 1 (1.75%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (91.23%) C
2 30 (52.63%) C++
3 29 (50.88%) Embedded C
4 28 (49.12%) Python
5 11 (19.30%) C#
5 11 (19.30%) Java
6 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.53%) Perl
6 6 (10.53%) Objective-C
7 4 (7.02%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.51%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.51%) Tcl
8 2 (3.51%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Firmware
2 1 (1.75%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) QNX
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