The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 97 90 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 7 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 1.60% 2.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 3.34% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 21
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Embedded Systems
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
642 867 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.09% 47.77% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 540 627 575
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Cambridge region.

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Cambridge

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Embedded Systems also 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 that cited Embedded Systems.

1 15 (62.50%) C++
2 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
3 12 (50.00%) C
4 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
5 10 (41.67%) Degree
6 9 (37.50%) Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 7 (29.17%) Electronics
8 7 (29.17%) Python
8 7 (29.17%) PhD
9 6 (25.00%) C#
9 6 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (16.67%) VHDL
10 4 (16.67%) Verilog
10 4 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
10 4 (16.67%) EMC
10 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (12.50%) Internet of Things
11 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 3 (12.50%) Signal Processing
11 3 (12.50%) Machine Learning
11 3 (12.50%) Internet
11 3 (12.50%) Embedded C
11 3 (12.50%) Embedded C++
11 3 (12.50%) UNIX
11 3 (12.50%) HTML
11 3 (12.50%) Perl
11 3 (12.50%) Physics

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Embedded Systems also 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 that cited Embedded Systems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Wireless
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
General
1 7 (29.17%) Electronics
2 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Automotive
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Audio Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Audio Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (16.67%) VHDL
3 4 (16.67%) Verilog
3 4 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 3 (12.50%) Physics
4 3 (12.50%) Internet of Things
5 2 (8.33%) User Experience
5 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.17%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (12.50%) Signal Processing
3 3 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C++
2 12 (50.00%) C
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) Embedded C
5 3 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) IEC 61508
1 1 (4.17%) ARP4754
1 1 (4.17%) ARP4761
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (4.17%) MathWorks
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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