The median annual salary for an Embedded C Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 98 108
Rank change year-on-year +18 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 40 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.93% 0.92% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 0.95% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 2
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1335 1161 1414
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.73% 97.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 978 1196
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Embedded C Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Embedded C Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 22 June 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 71 (100.00%) C
2 58 (81.69%) Software Engineering
3 57 (80.28%) C++
3 57 (80.28%) Embedded C
4 50 (70.42%) Python
5 40 (56.34%) Embedded C++
6 39 (54.93%) Electronics
7 35 (49.30%) Mathematics
8 31 (43.66%) Degree
9 30 (42.25%) Computer Science
9 30 (42.25%) Assembly Language
10 26 (36.62%) Java
11 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
12 21 (29.58%) Physics
12 21 (29.58%) Wireless
13 18 (25.35%) Mentoring
14 17 (23.94%) Linux
15 15 (21.13%) Video Processing
15 15 (21.13%) Multimedia
16 14 (19.72%) Software Architecture
17 13 (18.31%) Continuous Integration
18 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (9.86%) Wi-Fi
18 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
18 7 (9.86%) Bluetooth
19 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
19 6 (8.45%) Scrum
19 6 (8.45%) MATLAB
19 6 (8.45%) Web Development
19 6 (8.45%) Node.js

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 21 (29.58%) Wireless
2 7 (9.86%) Bluetooth
2 7 (9.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (54.93%) Electronics
2 15 (21.13%) Multimedia
3 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) Node.js
2 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (42.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.82%) Home Automation
3 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Unix
3 1 (1.41%) Android
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (81.69%) Software Engineering
2 35 (49.30%) Mathematics
3 21 (29.58%) Physics
4 18 (25.35%) Mentoring
5 15 (21.13%) Video Processing
6 14 (19.72%) Software Architecture
7 13 (18.31%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.45%) Scrum
9 6 (8.45%) Web Development
10 5 (7.04%) OO
10 5 (7.04%) OOD
10 5 (7.04%) Open Source
11 2 (2.82%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (2.82%) Machine Learning
11 2 (2.82%) Signal Processing
12 1 (1.41%) Android Development
12 1 (1.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) C
2 57 (80.28%) C++
2 57 (80.28%) Embedded C
3 50 (70.42%) Python
4 40 (56.34%) Embedded C++
5 30 (42.25%) Assembly Language
6 26 (36.62%) Java
7 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.45%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (43.66%) Degree
2 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.82%) PhD
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