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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 110 82 87
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 7 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.46% 2.01% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 2.07% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 26
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1479 1593 1390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.05% 96.90% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1265 1180
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (70.97%) C
3 21 (67.74%) Linux
4 19 (61.29%) C++
5 18 (58.06%) Embedded C
6 10 (32.26%) Degree
7 9 (29.03%) Windows
8 8 (25.81%) Device Driver
8 8 (25.81%) Python
9 7 (22.58%) Android
10 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
10 6 (19.35%) Embedded C++
10 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
11 5 (16.13%) Windows CE
11 5 (16.13%) Automotive
11 5 (16.13%) QNX
11 5 (16.13%) Algorithms
12 4 (12.90%) Data Structures
12 4 (12.90%) Electronics
12 4 (12.90%) C#
12 4 (12.90%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (9.68%) ZigBee
13 3 (9.68%) Cryptography
13 3 (9.68%) OOP
13 3 (9.68%) OOD
13 3 (9.68%) 802.15
13 3 (9.68%) Wireless
13 3 (9.68%) SSL
13 3 (9.68%) Internet
13 3 (9.68%) User Experience

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (9.68%) 802.15
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
1 3 (9.68%) SSL
1 3 (9.68%) Wireless
1 3 (9.68%) ZigBee
2 1 (3.23%) 3G
2 1 (3.23%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.23%) LTE
2 1 (3.23%) SNMP
2 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (16.13%) Automotive
2 4 (12.90%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) French Language
3 1 (3.23%) German Language
3 1 (3.23%) Italian Language
3 1 (3.23%) Japanese Language
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Device Driver
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.13%) Algorithms
4 4 (12.90%) Data Structures
5 3 (9.68%) Cryptography
5 3 (9.68%) Smart Meter
5 3 (9.68%) User Experience
6 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (3.23%) Internet of Things
7 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) Android
4 5 (16.13%) Windows CE
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
3 3 (9.68%) OOD
3 3 (9.68%) OOP
4 2 (6.45%) Memory Management
4 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Image Processing
5 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.23%) TDD
5 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C
2 19 (61.29%) C++
3 18 (58.06%) Embedded C
4 8 (25.81%) Python
5 6 (19.35%) Embedded C++
6 4 (12.90%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) QNX
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