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 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 Systems
Rank 107 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +7
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 10 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.66% 2.62% 2.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 5.31% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 30
Average salary £57,500 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,750 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.95%
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
725 810 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.57% 49.27% 49.01%
Number of salaries quoted 499 583 599
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (48.48%) C
2 15 (45.45%) C++
3 14 (42.42%) Python
4 13 (39.39%) Electronics
5 12 (36.36%) Wireless
6 11 (33.33%) Scrum
7 10 (30.30%) Linux
7 10 (30.30%) C#
7 10 (30.30%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (24.24%) Information Security
9 7 (21.21%) Cryptography
9 7 (21.21%) Degree
9 7 (21.21%) Kanban
10 6 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
11 5 (15.15%) Android
11 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
11 5 (15.15%) Internet
11 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
11 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
11 5 (15.15%) Java
11 5 (15.15%) Internet of Things
12 4 (12.12%) Cobbler
12 4 (12.12%) iptables
12 4 (12.12%) Bluetooth
12 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (12.12%) Device Driver
12 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (12.12%) TDD
12 4 (12.12%) Wind River

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) Wireless
2 5 (15.15%) Internet
3 4 (12.12%) Bluetooth
3 4 (12.12%) Modbus
3 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (12.12%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) GCC
General
1 13 (39.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Electronics Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Developer in Test
3 7 (21.21%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Cryptography
2 5 (15.15%) Internet of Things
3 4 (12.12%) CAN bus
3 4 (12.12%) Device Driver
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) ASIC
5 1 (3.03%) DTV
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.03%) STB
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Scrum
2 10 (30.30%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (24.24%) Information Security
4 7 (21.21%) Kanban
5 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) Android Development
7 4 (12.12%) Release Management
7 4 (12.12%) TDD
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.03%) Digital Signal Processing
9 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.03%) Performance Engineering
9 1 (3.03%) Schematic Capture
9 1 (3.03%) SDLC
9 1 (3.03%) Signal Processing
9 1 (3.03%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C
2 15 (45.45%) C++
3 14 (42.42%) Python
4 10 (30.30%) C#
5 5 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
6 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) iptables
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Cobbler
1 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Wind River
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: to £50k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £40,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60k DoE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + share options
Posted: 19 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £30k - £45k dep. on experience
Posted: 21 days ago