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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 90 81 118
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 40 47 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.78% 2.23% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 2.32% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 42 22
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
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
2139 2029 2493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.07% 96.25% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1680 2159
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
(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 37 £50,000 +21.21% 5
Embedded Software Engineer
East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 59 (95.16%) C
3 45 (72.58%) Linux
4 42 (67.74%) C++
5 31 (50.00%) Embedded C
6 30 (48.39%) ZigBee
7 24 (38.71%) Ethernet
8 23 (37.10%) Python
8 23 (37.10%) Embedded Linux
8 23 (37.10%) Wireless
9 21 (33.87%) Algorithms
10 17 (27.42%) Degree
10 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (24.19%) Scrum
11 15 (24.19%) Bluetooth
12 14 (22.58%) Java
12 14 (22.58%) C#
13 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
14 11 (17.74%) Computer Science
14 11 (17.74%) Android
14 11 (17.74%) Device Driver
15 10 (16.13%) Automotive
15 10 (16.13%) Perl
15 10 (16.13%) 802.15
15 10 (16.13%) Data Structures
15 10 (16.13%) Smart Meter
16 9 (14.52%) OOD
17 8 (12.90%) OO
17 8 (12.90%) Windows
17 8 (12.90%) Embedded C++

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (3.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 30 (48.39%) ZigBee
2 24 (38.71%) Ethernet
3 23 (37.10%) Wireless
4 15 (24.19%) Bluetooth
5 10 (16.13%) 802.15
6 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.84%) RTP
8 2 (3.23%) GPRS
8 2 (3.23%) GSM
9 1 (1.61%) HTTP
9 1 (1.61%) SSL
9 1 (1.61%) IGMP
9 1 (1.61%) RTSP
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (16.13%) Automotive
2 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Marketing
3 4 (6.45%) Electronics
4 3 (4.84%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
1 4 (6.45%) WinForms
2 2 (3.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) Algorithms
2 11 (17.74%) Device Driver
2 11 (17.74%) Computer Science
3 10 (16.13%) Data Structures
3 10 (16.13%) Smart Meter
4 4 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (6.45%) MPEG
4 4 (6.45%) Streaming Video
5 3 (4.84%) STB
5 3 (4.84%) IPTV
5 3 (4.84%) Telematics
5 3 (4.84%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.23%) Open Source
6 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (72.58%) Linux
2 23 (37.10%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (17.74%) Android
4 8 (12.90%) Windows
5 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.61%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (24.19%) Scrum
4 9 (14.52%) OOD
5 8 (12.90%) OO
6 6 (9.68%) Time Management
7 2 (3.23%) Signal Processing
7 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.23%) Project Management
7 2 (3.23%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.23%) TDD
8 1 (1.61%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.61%) UML
8 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.61%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.61%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.61%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (1.61%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (95.16%) C
2 42 (67.74%) C++
3 31 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 23 (37.10%) Python
5 14 (22.58%) Java
5 14 (22.58%) C#
6 10 (16.13%) Perl
7 8 (12.90%) Embedded C++
8 7 (11.29%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.84%) Assembly Language
9 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.23%) Tcl
10 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Firmware
2 1 (1.61%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (1.61%) SAP
1 1 (1.61%) QNX
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