The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 88 96 107
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 41 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.79% 1.60% 1.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.28% 3.40% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 35
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £26,000 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Embedded Systems
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
957 970 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.70% 46.93% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 709 806 826
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,700 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
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 Systems within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 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 +4 41 £55,000 +46.66% 12
Embedded Systems
East of England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Embedded Systems 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 Systems.

1 58 (71.60%) C
2 56 (69.14%) Software Engineering
3 49 (60.49%) Degree
4 47 (58.02%) Python
5 44 (54.32%) Computer Science
6 38 (46.91%) C++
7 36 (44.44%) C#
8 33 (40.74%) Mathematics
9 28 (34.57%) Cryptography
10 27 (33.33%) Information Security
11 25 (30.86%) Linux
12 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (22.22%) Windows
13 18 (22.22%) Java
14 16 (19.75%) Internet
14 16 (19.75%) Penetration Testing
14 16 (19.75%) Data Protection
15 14 (17.28%) Wireless
16 13 (16.05%) Device Driver
16 13 (16.05%) ISO 9000
16 13 (16.05%) UNIX
16 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
17 12 (14.81%) Memory Management
17 12 (14.81%) Electronics
18 11 (13.58%) Assembly Language
19 10 (12.35%) Firmware
19 10 (12.35%) .NET
19 10 (12.35%) 3G
20 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
21 8 (9.88%) PHP

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Embedded Systems 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 Systems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.64%) CloudStack
1 7 (8.64%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Blender
1 1 (1.23%) Maya
1 1 (1.23%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) Internet
2 14 (17.28%) Wireless
3 10 (12.35%) 3G
4 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (8.64%) GSM
5 3 (3.70%) 4G
5 3 (3.70%) 2G
6 2 (2.47%) Bluetooth
7 1 (1.23%) LTE
7 1 (1.23%) NFC
7 1 (1.23%) ZigBee
7 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.23%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
1 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (14.81%) Electronics
2 4 (4.94%) Automotive
2 4 (4.94%) Military
2 4 (4.94%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (43.21%) Software Engineer
2 21 (25.93%) Test Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) Integration Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Team Leader
6 8 (9.88%) Software Team Leader
7 7 (8.64%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Electronics Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Design Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Lead Software Engineer
11 1 (1.23%) Graphics Programmer
11 1 (1.23%) Senior Design Engineer
11 1 (1.23%) Programmer
11 1 (1.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) .NET
2 5 (6.17%) HTML
3 4 (4.94%) WinForms
4 3 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.47%) J2EE
5 2 (2.47%) XML
5 2 (2.47%) CGI
5 2 (2.47%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.23%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (1.23%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.23%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (54.32%) Computer Science
2 33 (40.74%) Mathematics
3 28 (34.57%) Cryptography
4 13 (16.05%) Device Driver
5 7 (8.64%) PKI
6 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
7 5 (6.17%) Open Source
8 4 (4.94%) Internet of Things
8 4 (4.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.70%) Telematics
10 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.23%) User Experience
11 1 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (1.23%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Linux
2 18 (22.22%) Windows
3 13 (16.05%) UNIX
4 2 (2.47%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.23%) Tizen
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (69.14%) Software Engineering
2 27 (33.33%) Information Security
3 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.75%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (19.75%) Data Protection
5 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
6 12 (14.81%) Memory Management
7 8 (9.88%) Project Planning
8 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.41%) OOP
8 6 (7.41%) OO
9 5 (6.17%) Requirements Engineering
10 4 (4.94%) Scrum
11 3 (3.70%) Multithreading
11 3 (3.70%) Product Management
11 3 (3.70%) Software Architecture
12 2 (2.47%) Network Management
12 2 (2.47%) Line Management
12 2 (2.47%) Software Testing
12 2 (2.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) C
2 47 (58.02%) Python
3 38 (46.91%) C++
4 36 (44.44%) C#
5 18 (22.22%) Java
6 11 (13.58%) Assembly Language
7 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 8 (9.88%) PHP
9 4 (4.94%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.70%) Embedded C
10 3 (3.70%) SQL
11 2 (2.47%) Perl
11 2 (2.47%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.23%) Ruby
12 1 (1.23%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 49 (60.49%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) ISO 9000
2 7 (8.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (12.35%) Firmware
2 4 (4.94%) XenServer
2 4 (4.94%) Xen
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (8.64%) EMC
2 4 (4.94%) Citrix
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