The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Development
Rank 124 131 145
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 8 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 0.56% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.70% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 2
Average salary £85,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+142.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Embedded Software Development
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1723 1992 2074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.43% 79.94% 75.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1426 1653 1774
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Embedded Software Development Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +19 7 £85,000 +70.00% 1
Embedded Software Development
East of England

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Firmware
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Wireless
7 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
7 1 (10.00%) Electronics
7 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (10.00%) 2G
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (10.00%) OOD
7 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
7 1 (10.00%) GPRS
7 1 (10.00%) GSM
7 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (10.00%) SSL
7 1 (10.00%) Embedded C

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (10.00%) GPRS
1 1 (10.00%) GSM
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) RTP
1 1 (10.00%) SS7
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (10.00%) 2G
1 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (10.00%) NFC
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Principal Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) STL
1 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Tizen
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) OOD
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Firmware
Cambridge
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