Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded C Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 99 147
Rank change year-on-year +3 +48 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 81 73 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.88% 2.70% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.78% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 45 14
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +31.25% -13.04%
10th Percentile £47,500 £36,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £64,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +31.25% -21.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 2,717 2,629 2,542
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.55% 97.33% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,881 1,988 2,060
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

Embedded C Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Embedded C Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C Engineer in Cambridge

Embedded C Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Embedded C Engineer in Cambridge

Embedded C Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C Engineer in Cambridge

Embedded C Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, Embedded C Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Embedded C Engineer in the job title.

1 81 (100.00%) C
2 80 (98.77%) Software Engineering
3 72 (88.89%) C++
4 68 (83.95%) Embedded C
5 64 (79.01%) Embedded C++
6 53 (65.43%) Python
7 48 (59.26%) Mathematics
8 46 (56.79%) Linux
9 39 (48.15%) Computer Science
10 27 (33.33%) Video Processing
11 26 (32.10%) Physics
12 21 (25.93%) Electronics
13 20 (24.69%) Image Processing
13 20 (24.69%) Algorithms
13 20 (24.69%) Computer Vision
14 19 (23.46%) Java
15 17 (20.99%) OpenGL
15 17 (20.99%) MATLAB
15 17 (20.99%) Degree
15 17 (20.99%) TensorFlow
15 17 (20.99%) CUDA
16 14 (17.28%) Windows
16 14 (17.28%) Embedded Systems
17 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
17 13 (16.05%) Linux Kernel Development
17 13 (16.05%) Data Science
17 13 (16.05%) Self-Motivation
17 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
17 13 (16.05%) SQL
17 13 (16.05%) HTML

Embedded C Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) Wireless
2 3 (3.70%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.23%) Buildbot
1 1 (1.23%) CMake
1 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA Agile
General
1 21 (25.93%) Electronics
2 10 (12.35%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.99%) OpenGL
1 17 (20.99%) TensorFlow
2 13 (16.05%) HTML
3 1 (1.23%) Middleware
3 1 (1.23%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 39 (48.15%) Computer Science
2 20 (24.69%) Algorithms
3 17 (20.99%) CUDA
4 14 (17.28%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (16.05%) Life Science
5 13 (16.05%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.47%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.23%) Verilog
7 1 (1.23%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 46 (56.79%) Linux
2 14 (17.28%) Windows
3 8 (9.88%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (4.94%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (1.23%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (1.23%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (98.77%) Software Engineering
2 48 (59.26%) Mathematics
3 27 (33.33%) Video Processing
4 26 (32.10%) Physics
5 20 (24.69%) Computer Vision
5 20 (24.69%) Image Processing
6 13 (16.05%) Data Science
6 13 (16.05%) Linux Kernel Development
6 13 (16.05%) Statistics
7 5 (6.17%) Cross-Platform Development
8 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.70%) Code Optimisation
9 3 (3.70%) Machine Learning
10 1 (1.23%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.23%) Defect Tracking
10 1 (1.23%) Device Driver Development
10 1 (1.23%) Electronic Design Automation
10 1 (1.23%) Open Source
10 1 (1.23%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) C
2 72 (88.89%) C++
3 68 (83.95%) Embedded C
4 64 (79.01%) Embedded C++
5 53 (65.43%) Python
6 19 (23.46%) Java
7 17 (20.99%) MATLAB
8 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
8 13 (16.05%) SQL
9 11 (13.58%) Assembly Language
10 4 (4.94%) Perl
11 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.23%) C#
11 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Degree
2 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Firmware
2 1 (1.23%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) Dell
1 6 (7.41%) HP