Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Embedded C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded C over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 80 134
Rank change year-on-year +18 +54 -49
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 165 83 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.80% 3.35% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.70% 4.52% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 76 54 29
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,750 £42,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,375 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.56%

Embedded C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,462 1,837 1,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 71.55% 74.10% 63.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,736 1,505 1,521
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Embedded C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Cambridge

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Embedded C in Cambridge

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Embedded C also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 164 (99.39%) C
2 139 (84.24%) Software Engineering
3 137 (83.03%) C++
4 121 (73.33%) Embedded C++
5 87 (52.73%) Python
6 73 (44.24%) Mathematics
7 72 (43.64%) Computer Science
8 71 (43.03%) Linux
9 55 (33.33%) Electronics
10 54 (32.73%) Degree
11 47 (28.48%) Physics
12 41 (24.85%) Video Processing
13 39 (23.64%) Embedded Systems
14 34 (20.61%) Java
15 31 (18.79%) Self-Motivation
16 30 (18.18%) Wireless
17 29 (17.58%) Security Cleared
17 29 (17.58%) JavaScript
17 29 (17.58%) HTML
17 29 (17.58%) SQL
18 28 (16.97%) Windows
19 25 (15.15%) Life Science
19 25 (15.15%) Statistics
19 25 (15.15%) Data Science
19 25 (15.15%) Linux Kernel Development
20 22 (13.33%) Algorithms
20 22 (13.33%) MATLAB
21 21 (12.73%) OpenGL
21 21 (12.73%) CUDA
21 21 (12.73%) TensorFlow

Embedded C
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:

Applications
1 1 (0.61%) PTC Creo
1 1 (0.61%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.18%) Wireless
2 16 (9.70%) Bluetooth
3 11 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.21%) Internet
4 2 (1.21%) Modbus
4 2 (1.21%) WLAN
4 2 (1.21%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.45%) MySQL
2 4 (2.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) GCC
2 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.61%) Buildbot
2 1 (0.61%) CMake
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.61%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
General
1 55 (33.33%) Electronics
2 20 (12.12%) Multimedia
3 13 (7.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.61%) Automotive
4 1 (0.61%) French Language
4 1 (0.61%) German Language
4 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.61%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 138 (83.64%) Embedded Engineer
2 132 (80.00%) Software Engineer
3 130 (78.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 115 (69.70%) Embedded C Engineer
5 111 (67.27%) C Software Engineer
5 111 (67.27%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 111 (67.27%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 110 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 110 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 109 (66.06%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 108 (65.45%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 108 (65.45%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 108 (65.45%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 31 (18.79%) Senior Software Engineer
10 30 (18.18%) Senior C Software Engineer
10 30 (18.18%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 29 (17.58%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 26 (15.76%) Consultant
13 22 (13.33%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
13 22 (13.33%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.58%) HTML
2 21 (12.73%) OpenGL
2 21 (12.73%) TensorFlow
3 4 (2.42%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.42%) CSS
3 4 (2.42%) HTML5
3 4 (2.42%) PhoneGap
3 4 (2.42%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (2.42%) REST
4 2 (1.21%) OpenEmbedded
4 2 (1.21%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 72 (43.64%) Computer Science
2 39 (23.64%) Embedded Systems
3 31 (18.79%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (15.15%) Life Science
5 22 (13.33%) Algorithms
6 21 (12.73%) CUDA
7 9 (5.45%) Device Driver
8 6 (3.64%) Verilog
9 5 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (3.03%) VHDL
10 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.21%) CAN bus
11 2 (1.21%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.21%) Smart Home
12 1 (0.61%) Home Automation
12 1 (0.61%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 71 (43.03%) Linux
2 28 (16.97%) Windows
3 15 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (4.24%) Android
5 4 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.61%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.61%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (0.61%) Unix
7 1 (0.61%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (84.24%) Software Engineering
2 73 (44.24%) Mathematics
3 47 (28.48%) Physics
4 41 (24.85%) Video Processing
5 25 (15.15%) Data Science
5 25 (15.15%) Linux Kernel Development
5 25 (15.15%) Statistics
6 21 (12.73%) Computer Vision
6 21 (12.73%) Image Processing
7 11 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (6.67%) Signal Processing
8 9 (5.45%) Cross-Platform Development
8 9 (5.45%) Scrum
9 8 (4.85%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (3.64%) Device Driver Development
11 5 (3.03%) Android Development
11 5 (3.03%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (3.03%) SDLC
12 4 (2.42%) iOS Development
12 4 (2.42%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 164 (99.39%) C
2 137 (83.03%) C++
3 121 (73.33%) Embedded C++
4 87 (52.73%) Python
5 34 (20.61%) Java
6 29 (17.58%) JavaScript
6 29 (17.58%) SQL
7 22 (13.33%) MATLAB
8 20 (12.12%) Assembly Language
9 7 (4.24%) Perl
10 4 (2.42%) Delphi
11 3 (1.82%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.82%) C#
12 2 (1.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (32.73%) Degree
2 29 (17.58%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.61%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) JTAG
System Software
1 14 (8.48%) Firmware
2 2 (1.21%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
3 1 (0.61%) iptables
Vendors
1 9 (5.45%) Dell
1 9 (5.45%) HP
2 4 (2.42%) Adobe
2 4 (2.42%) Xamarin
3 2 (1.21%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.21%) Wind River
4 1 (0.61%) Altera
4 1 (0.61%) Apple
4 1 (0.61%) EMC
4 1 (0.61%) PTC
4 1 (0.61%) QNX