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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 97 113 108
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 35 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.43% 1.14% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.19% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 42
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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
2331 2109 2788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.10% 96.52% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1872 1725 2386
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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
(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 +12 34 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Peterborough -2 1 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Embedded Software Engineer
East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 59 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 54 (91.53%) C
3 37 (62.71%) Linux
4 33 (55.93%) C++
5 27 (45.76%) Embedded C
6 26 (44.07%) Python
7 24 (40.68%) Algorithms
8 19 (32.20%) ZigBee
8 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (28.81%) Embedded Linux
10 16 (27.12%) Wireless
11 15 (25.42%) Degree
11 15 (25.42%) Ethernet
12 13 (22.03%) Scrum
13 11 (18.64%) Android
13 11 (18.64%) Automotive
14 10 (16.95%) Windows
14 10 (16.95%) Java
14 10 (16.95%) C#
15 9 (15.25%) OO
15 9 (15.25%) Device Driver
16 8 (13.56%) Marketing
16 8 (13.56%) 802.15
16 8 (13.56%) Smart Meter
16 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
16 8 (13.56%) Data Structures
17 6 (10.17%) Digital Media
17 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
17 6 (10.17%) RTP
17 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) ZigBee
2 16 (27.12%) Wireless
3 15 (25.42%) Ethernet
4 8 (13.56%) 802.15
5 6 (10.17%) RTP
5 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
5 6 (10.17%) Bluetooth
6 5 (8.47%) GPRS
6 5 (8.47%) GSM
7 3 (5.08%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (1.69%) SSL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (18.64%) Automotive
2 8 (13.56%) Marketing
3 6 (10.17%) Electronics
3 6 (10.17%) Multimedia
4 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.78%) Finance
5 3 (5.08%) Japanese Language
6 2 (3.39%) French Language
6 2 (3.39%) German Language
6 2 (3.39%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) .NET
1 4 (6.78%) WinForms
2 2 (3.39%) Flash
3 1 (1.69%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.68%) Algorithms
2 9 (15.25%) Device Driver
3 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.56%) Data Structures
3 8 (13.56%) Smart Meter
4 6 (10.17%) Digital Media
4 6 (10.17%) MPEG
4 6 (10.17%) Streaming Video
4 6 (10.17%) STB
4 6 (10.17%) IPTV
5 4 (6.78%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.39%) Open Source
6 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.69%) Physics
7 1 (1.69%) Telematics
7 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.69%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 37 (62.71%) Linux
2 17 (28.81%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (18.64%) Android
4 10 (16.95%) Windows
5 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.08%) Windows CE
7 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) Scrum
4 9 (15.25%) OO
5 5 (8.47%) TDD
6 4 (6.78%) OOD
6 4 (6.78%) Project Management
6 4 (6.78%) Multithreading
6 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.08%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (5.08%) Time Management
7 3 (5.08%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.08%) UML
8 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.39%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.39%) Signal Processing
8 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.69%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.69%) Video Processing
9 1 (1.69%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 54 (91.53%) C
2 33 (55.93%) C++
3 27 (45.76%) Embedded C
4 26 (44.07%) Python
5 10 (16.95%) C#
5 10 (16.95%) Java
6 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.17%) Perl
7 5 (8.47%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.08%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.39%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.39%) Tcl
9 2 (3.39%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Firmware
2 1 (1.69%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) QNX
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