Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 69 125
Rank change year-on-year -60 +56 -17
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 18 124 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.84% 4.56% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 5.92% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 90 18
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,425 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%

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 1,476 2,093 1,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.52% 76.98% 68.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,209 1,692 1,364
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.51%

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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 17 (94.44%) C
2 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) C++
4 9 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (38.89%) Wireless
5 7 (38.89%) Bluetooth
6 5 (27.78%) Python
6 5 (27.78%) Electronics
6 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
7 4 (22.22%) Embedded C++
7 4 (22.22%) Firmware
7 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
9 2 (11.11%) Automotive
9 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
9 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
9 2 (11.11%) Java
9 2 (11.11%) MySQL
9 2 (11.11%) IEC 62304
9 2 (11.11%) Cross-Platform Development
9 2 (11.11%) ISO 13485
9 2 (11.11%) Change Control
9 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
9 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
10 1 (5.56%) Physics
10 1 (5.56%) ZigBee
10 1 (5.56%) Video Processing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Bluetooth
1 7 (38.89%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (27.78%) Electronics
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Bluetooth Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Embedded Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) IoT Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.11%) Change Control
2 2 (11.11%) Cross-Platform Development
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) CAD
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
3 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
3 1 (5.56%) Physics
3 1 (5.56%) Prototyping
3 1 (5.56%) Signal Processing
3 1 (5.56%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C
2 9 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) Embedded C++
5 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
5 2 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) IEC 62304
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Firmware