The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 102 96 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 23 32 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.27% 1.60% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.66% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 39
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £45,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1723 1929 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.88% 96.21% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1688 1702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Embedded Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 46 (95.83%) C
2 43 (89.58%) Software Engineering
3 37 (77.08%) C++
4 27 (56.25%) Electronics
5 20 (41.67%) Degree
6 19 (39.58%) Embedded Systems
7 17 (35.42%) Wireless
8 13 (27.08%) Linux
9 8 (16.67%) UML
9 8 (16.67%) Python
9 8 (16.67%) Assembly Language
9 8 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 8 (16.67%) Physics
10 6 (12.50%) Firmware
10 6 (12.50%) Embedded C
11 5 (10.42%) Embedded C++
11 5 (10.42%) MATLAB
11 5 (10.42%) VHDL
11 5 (10.42%) Verilog
11 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
11 5 (10.42%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
12 4 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (8.33%) TDD
12 4 (8.33%) Multimedia
12 4 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (8.33%) Device Driver
12 4 (8.33%) 802.11
12 4 (8.33%) Ethernet
12 4 (8.33%) OO

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) Wireless
2 4 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (8.33%) 802.11
2 4 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.17%) ZigBee
3 2 (4.17%) Broadband
4 1 (2.08%) GPRS
4 1 (2.08%) GSM
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) WLAN
4 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.08%) RTP
4 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 27 (56.25%) Electronics
2 4 (8.33%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.17%) Automotive
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) French Language
4 1 (2.08%) German Language
4 1 (2.08%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.08%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) OpenGL
1 1 (2.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (16.67%) Physics
3 6 (12.50%) Firmware
4 5 (10.42%) VHDL
4 5 (10.42%) Verilog
4 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.33%) Device Driver
6 3 (6.25%) ASIC
6 3 (6.25%) Cryptography
7 2 (4.17%) CAN bus
7 2 (4.17%) STB
8 1 (2.08%) MPEG
8 1 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (2.08%) Streaming Video
8 1 (2.08%) IPTV
8 1 (2.08%) Telematics
8 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (89.58%) Software Engineering
2 8 (16.67%) UML
3 5 (10.42%) Embedded Software Development
3 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
4 4 (8.33%) TDD
4 4 (8.33%) OO
5 3 (6.25%) OOD
5 3 (6.25%) CAD
5 3 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
5 3 (6.25%) Signal Processing
6 2 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.08%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.08%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (95.83%) C
2 37 (77.08%) C++
3 8 (16.67%) Python
3 8 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 6 (12.50%) Embedded C
5 5 (10.42%) Embedded C++
5 5 (10.42%) MATLAB
6 3 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) HNC
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) QNX
2 1 (2.08%) Apple
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