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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 99 104 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 6 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.41% 1.20% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.27% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 19
Average salary £41,000 £46,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.86% -5.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
1384 1649 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.25% 93.91% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1358 1397
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (85.00%) C++
4 15 (75.00%) Linux
5 9 (45.00%) Wireless
6 8 (40.00%) Degree
7 7 (35.00%) Ethernet
8 6 (30.00%) ZigBee
8 6 (30.00%) Automotive
8 6 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (30.00%) Bluetooth
9 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (25.00%) Embedded C
10 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (20.00%) Scrum
10 4 (20.00%) OO
10 4 (20.00%) Python
10 4 (20.00%) OOD
10 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (15.00%) Device Driver
11 3 (15.00%) Android
11 3 (15.00%) Windows
11 3 (15.00%) Java
11 3 (15.00%) C#
11 3 (15.00%) Perl
11 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
11 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
12 2 (10.00%) Firmware
12 2 (10.00%) QNX

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (45.00%) Wireless
2 7 (35.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (30.00%) Bluetooth
3 6 (30.00%) ZigBee
4 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) SSL
5 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.00%) SSH
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (30.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) German Language
2 1 (5.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (5.00%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) WinForms
1 1 (5.00%) Qt
1 1 (5.00%) QML
1 1 (5.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Android
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) OO
2 4 (20.00%) OOD
2 4 (20.00%) Scrum
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
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
4 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C
2 17 (85.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) QNX
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