Period
to 16 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded C Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

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
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 138 143
Rank change year-on-year +58 +5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 96 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.51% 0.78% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 0.80% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 74 15 10
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -33.33% +14.13%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,250 £38,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -12.28% +8.57% +10.53%

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 2677 2239 2817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.92% 97.31% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2085 1877 2428
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,564
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.30% +8.91%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

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 16 October 2017.

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 16 October 2017, Embedded C Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Embedded C Engineer in the job title.

1 96 (100.00%) C
2 82 (85.42%) Software Engineering
3 78 (81.25%) C++
4 70 (72.92%) Embedded C
5 53 (55.21%) Python
6 48 (50.00%) Embedded C++
7 42 (43.75%) Linux
7 42 (43.75%) Wireless
8 36 (37.50%) Computer Science
9 31 (32.29%) Degree
9 31 (32.29%) Mathematics
10 27 (28.13%) Bluetooth
11 26 (27.08%) Assembly Language
12 25 (26.04%) Embedded Systems
12 25 (26.04%) Physics
13 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (23.96%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (21.88%) Telecoms
16 20 (20.83%) Electronics
17 19 (19.79%) Multimedia
17 19 (19.79%) Video Processing
18 15 (15.63%) Scrum
19 14 (14.58%) JavaScript
20 11 (11.46%) Java
21 10 (10.42%) Embedded Linux
22 9 (9.38%) Windows
22 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
22 9 (9.38%) Test Automation
22 9 (9.38%) Mentoring
23 8 (8.33%) Linux Kernel Development

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:

Communications & Networking
1 42 (43.75%) Wireless
2 27 (28.13%) Bluetooth
3 23 (23.96%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 21 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 20 (20.83%) Electronics
3 19 (19.79%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.33%) HTML
2 6 (6.25%) Node.js
3 5 (5.21%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.08%) HEVC
4 2 (2.08%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 25 (26.04%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (8.33%) Life Science
4 6 (6.25%) Device Driver
5 3 (3.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.04%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 42 (43.75%) Linux
2 10 (10.42%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (9.38%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) Android
4 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (85.42%) Software Engineering
2 31 (32.29%) Mathematics
3 25 (26.04%) Physics
4 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (19.79%) Video Processing
6 15 (15.63%) Scrum
7 9 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 9 (9.38%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.33%) Linux Kernel Development
8 8 (8.33%) Open Source
8 8 (8.33%) Signal Processing
8 8 (8.33%) Statistics
9 7 (7.29%) SDLC
9 7 (7.29%) TDD
10 6 (6.25%) Device Driver Development
10 6 (6.25%) Web Development
11 5 (5.21%) OO
11 5 (5.21%) OOD
11 5 (5.21%) Project Planning
11 5 (5.21%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) C
2 78 (81.25%) C++
3 70 (72.92%) Embedded C
4 53 (55.21%) Python
5 48 (50.00%) Embedded C++
6 26 (27.08%) Assembly Language
7 14 (14.58%) JavaScript
8 11 (11.46%) Java
9 8 (8.33%) SQL
10 6 (6.25%) MATLAB
11 4 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (32.29%) Degree
2 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.29%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (2.08%) Dell
1 2 (2.08%) HP