The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 117 101 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -41
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 31 50 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.22% 1.79% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.87% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28 43 44
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £36,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2404 2670 2959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.98% 95.84% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2017 2352 2455
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Embedded Software Engineer
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -6 23 £45,000 - 17
Peterborough -1 6 £40,000 +11.88%
Embedded Software Engineer
East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 67 (93.06%) Software Engineering
2 61 (84.72%) C++
3 60 (83.33%) C
4 29 (40.28%) Electronics
5 28 (38.89%) Degree
6 21 (29.17%) Assembly Language
7 19 (26.39%) Embedded Systems
8 18 (25.00%) Linux
9 17 (23.61%) Firmware
9 17 (23.61%) Wireless
10 13 (18.06%) TDD
10 13 (18.06%) OO
11 11 (15.28%) Python
11 11 (15.28%) ZigBee
12 10 (13.89%) Embedded Software Development
12 10 (13.89%) GPRS
12 10 (13.89%) GSM
13 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (12.50%) Embedded C
14 8 (11.11%) Embedded C++
14 8 (11.11%) UML
14 8 (11.11%) Project Management
14 8 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 8 (11.11%) Marketing
14 8 (11.11%) Physics
15 6 (8.33%) Multithreading
16 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
16 5 (6.94%) MATLAB
16 5 (6.94%) VHDL

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 17 (23.61%) Wireless
2 11 (15.28%) ZigBee
3 10 (13.89%) GPRS
3 10 (13.89%) GSM
4 4 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 4 (5.56%) 802.11
5 2 (2.78%) Broadband
5 2 (2.78%) Modbus
6 1 (1.39%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.39%) RTP
6 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.39%) LAN
6 1 (1.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 29 (40.28%) Electronics
2 8 (11.11%) Marketing
3 4 (5.56%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.78%) Automotive
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) French Language
5 1 (1.39%) German Language
5 1 (1.39%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.39%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Embedded Systems
2 17 (23.61%) Firmware
3 8 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (11.11%) Physics
4 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.94%) VHDL
4 5 (6.94%) Verilog
5 4 (5.56%) Device Driver
6 3 (4.17%) ASIC
6 3 (4.17%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.78%) STB
7 2 (2.78%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.39%) Telematics
8 1 (1.39%) IPTV
8 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.39%) MPEG
8 1 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.39%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (93.06%) Software Engineering
2 13 (18.06%) TDD
2 13 (18.06%) OO
3 10 (13.89%) Embedded Software Development
4 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.11%) UML
5 8 (11.11%) Project Management
5 8 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.17%) Digital Signal Processing
7 3 (4.17%) Signal Processing
7 3 (4.17%) CAD
7 3 (4.17%) OOD
7 3 (4.17%) Scrum
8 2 (2.78%) Refactoring
8 2 (2.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 61 (84.72%) C++
2 60 (83.33%) C
3 21 (29.17%) Assembly Language
4 11 (15.28%) Python
5 9 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 8 (11.11%) Embedded C++
7 5 (6.94%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.17%) C#
8 3 (4.17%) Java
9 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
9 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (38.89%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) HNC
Vendors
1 2 (2.78%) QNX
2 1 (1.39%) Apple
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