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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 104 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 5 17 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.41% 1.18% 1.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 2.58% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 29
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +19.56%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
596 660 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.69% 45.90% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 480 551 656
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 7 (53.85%) C
2 6 (46.15%) Electronics
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
3 5 (38.46%) Firmware
4 4 (30.77%) C++
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) PhD
4 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) Device Driver
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
4 4 (30.77%) Physics
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
6 2 (15.38%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Electronic Design Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (7.69%) Android
7 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
7 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
7 1 (7.69%) Big Data
7 1 (7.69%) Algorithms

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Firmware Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DTV Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Electronics Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Firmware Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Device Driver
1 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
1 4 (30.77%) Physics
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) ASIC
3 1 (7.69%) DTV
3 1 (7.69%) STB
3 1 (7.69%) Verilog
3 1 (7.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (7.69%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (7.69%) SDLC
2 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
2 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
3 4 (30.77%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) PhD
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Firmware
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