Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded C Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 83 138
Rank change year-on-year -45 +55 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 13 96 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.58% 3.50% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 3.58% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 74 15
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +50.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £35,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year - -12.28% +8.57%

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 2,155 2,681 2,241
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 97.88% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,648 2,087 1,878
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.31% - +4.65%

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 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 16 October 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 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) Python
4 8 (61.54%) Java
5 7 (53.85%) Embedded C
5 7 (53.85%) Embedded C++
5 7 (53.85%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
6 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
6 5 (38.46%) Perl
6 5 (38.46%) Objective-C
6 5 (38.46%) Wireless
7 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 3 (23.08%) Image Processing
8 3 (23.08%) Video Processing
8 3 (23.08%) Computer Vision
8 3 (23.08%) Electronics
8 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
9 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
9 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
9 2 (15.38%) MySQL
9 2 (15.38%) Windows
9 2 (15.38%) Cross-Platform Development
9 2 (15.38%) TensorFlow
9 2 (15.38%) CUDA
9 2 (15.38%) Android
9 2 (15.38%) Physics

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 5 (38.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
1 2 (15.38%) TensorFlow
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (15.38%) CUDA
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (7.69%) Life Science
4 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Vision
3 3 (23.08%) Image Processing
3 3 (23.08%) Video Processing
4 2 (15.38%) Cross-Platform Development
4 2 (15.38%) Physics
5 1 (7.69%) Code Optimisation
5 1 (7.69%) Data Science
5 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Kernel Development
5 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (76.92%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) Embedded C
4 7 (53.85%) Embedded C++
5 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 5 (38.46%) Objective-C
5 5 (38.46%) Perl
6 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
7 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
7 1 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) PhD