The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 126 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 11 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.89% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.91% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 22
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Embedded Software Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2018 2092 2435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.65% 98.45% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1730 2040
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 10 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Peterborough - 1 £50,000 -
Embedded Software Engineer
East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (77.27%) C
3 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 13 (59.09%) Embedded C
4 12 (54.55%) C++
5 9 (40.91%) Python
6 8 (36.36%) Degree
7 7 (31.82%) Firmware
8 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
9 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
9 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
9 4 (18.18%) Android
9 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 4 (18.18%) Windows CE
9 4 (18.18%) QNX
9 4 (18.18%) Automotive
9 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++
9 4 (18.18%) Windows
10 3 (13.64%) Wireless
10 3 (13.64%) Device Driver
10 3 (13.64%) Games
10 3 (13.64%) ZigBee
10 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.64%) STB
10 3 (13.64%) CCTV
10 3 (13.64%) Image Processing
10 3 (13.64%) Code Optimisation
10 3 (13.64%) HEVC
11 2 (9.09%) Power Management
11 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (13.64%) Wireless
1 3 (13.64%) ZigBee
2 2 (9.09%) 802.15
2 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) 3G
3 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) LTE
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (18.18%) Automotive
2 3 (13.64%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) French Language
3 1 (4.55%) German Language
3 1 (4.55%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.55%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HEVC
2 2 (9.09%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.55%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 3 (13.64%) CCTV
2 3 (13.64%) Device Driver
2 3 (13.64%) STB
3 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
4 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Android
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows CE
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Code Optimisation
3 3 (13.64%) Image Processing
4 2 (9.09%) Power Management
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.55%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C
2 13 (59.09%) Embedded C
3 12 (54.55%) C++
4 9 (40.91%) Python
5 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++
6 2 (9.09%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) QNX
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