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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 105 106 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 27 39 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 1.64% 2.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.15% 3.59% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 51
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
858 1086 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.25% 45.69% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 691 872 813
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -1 26 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Embedded Systems
East of England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 55 (69.62%) C
2 51 (64.56%) Python
3 50 (63.29%) Software Engineering
3 50 (63.29%) Degree
4 47 (59.49%) Computer Science
5 38 (48.10%) C++
6 37 (46.84%) C#
7 36 (45.57%) Mathematics
8 28 (35.44%) Cryptography
9 27 (34.18%) Information Security
10 21 (26.58%) Linux
11 20 (25.32%) Data Protection
12 19 (24.05%) Penetration Testing
12 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (22.78%) Windows
13 18 (22.78%) Java
13 18 (22.78%) Internet
14 16 (20.25%) Mentoring
15 12 (15.19%) Wireless
16 11 (13.92%) Firmware
16 11 (13.92%) UNIX
16 11 (13.92%) ISO 9000
17 9 (11.39%) Assembly Language
17 9 (11.39%) .NET
17 9 (11.39%) PHP
17 9 (11.39%) Device Driver
17 9 (11.39%) Electronics
17 9 (11.39%) Project Planning
18 8 (10.13%) 3G
18 8 (10.13%) JavaScript

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (7.59%) OpenStack
1 6 (7.59%) CloudStack
2 2 (2.53%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Maya
1 1 (1.27%) 3ds Max
1 1 (1.27%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) Internet
2 12 (15.19%) Wireless
3 8 (10.13%) 3G
3 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
4 7 (8.86%) GSM
5 2 (2.53%) Bluetooth
5 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.27%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.27%) 2G
6 1 (1.27%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.27%) NFC
6 1 (1.27%) LTE
6 1 (1.27%) 4G
6 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
1 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (11.39%) Electronics
2 6 (7.59%) Marketing
3 5 (6.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.27%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Military
4 1 (1.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Software Engineer
2 26 (32.91%) Test Engineer
3 18 (22.78%) Integration Engineer
3 18 (22.78%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Software Team Leader
5 9 (11.39%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.86%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Electronics Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Design Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Lead Software Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 1 (1.27%) Firmware Engineer
11 1 (1.27%) Graphics Programmer
11 1 (1.27%) Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) WinForms
3 3 (3.80%) HTML
4 2 (2.53%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.27%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (1.27%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.27%) XML
5 1 (1.27%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (59.49%) Computer Science
2 36 (45.57%) Mathematics
3 28 (35.44%) Cryptography
4 9 (11.39%) Device Driver
5 7 (8.86%) Internet of Things
6 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (3.80%) PKI
7 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.80%) Telematics
8 2 (2.53%) Open Source
8 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.27%) User Experience
9 1 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.27%) DTV
9 1 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.27%) VHDL
9 1 (1.27%) Verilog
9 1 (1.27%) STB
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) Linux
2 18 (22.78%) Windows
3 11 (13.92%) UNIX
4 2 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.53%) Android
5 1 (1.27%) Tizen
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) Software Engineering
2 27 (34.18%) Information Security
3 20 (25.32%) Data Protection
4 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (24.05%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (20.25%) Mentoring
6 9 (11.39%) Project Planning
7 7 (8.86%) Memory Management
8 6 (7.59%) Scrum
9 5 (6.33%) OOP
9 5 (6.33%) OO
9 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.80%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.53%) Product Management
11 2 (2.53%) Requirements Engineering
11 2 (2.53%) Software Architecture
11 2 (2.53%) Line Management
12 1 (1.27%) Embedded Software Development
12 1 (1.27%) Performance Engineering
12 1 (1.27%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 55 (69.62%) C
2 51 (64.56%) Python
3 38 (48.10%) C++
4 37 (46.84%) C#
5 18 (22.78%) Java
6 9 (11.39%) PHP
6 9 (11.39%) Assembly Language
7 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.06%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.80%) SQL
10 2 (2.53%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.53%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.27%) Ruby
11 1 (1.27%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 50 (63.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) PhD
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) ISO 9000
2 7 (8.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Firmware
2 2 (2.53%) Xen
2 2 (2.53%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
1 7 (8.86%) EMC
2 2 (2.53%) Citrix
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