Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 81 142
Rank change year-on-year -13 +61 -35
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 84 93 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.99% 3.44% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.27% 4.61% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 55 19
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £47,500 £31,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 1,969 2,017 1,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 69.97% 74.68% 66.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,413 1,591 1,499
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,900
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 83 (98.81%) C
2 75 (89.29%) Software Engineering
3 72 (85.71%) C++
4 69 (82.14%) Embedded C++
5 49 (58.33%) Mathematics
5 49 (58.33%) Python
6 41 (48.81%) Linux
7 39 (46.43%) Computer Science
8 31 (36.90%) Video Processing
9 27 (32.14%) Electronics
9 27 (32.14%) Physics
10 23 (27.38%) MATLAB
11 21 (25.00%) OpenGL
11 21 (25.00%) CUDA
11 21 (25.00%) TensorFlow
11 21 (25.00%) Image Processing
11 21 (25.00%) Algorithms
11 21 (25.00%) Computer Vision
12 19 (22.62%) Embedded Systems
13 18 (21.43%) Java
14 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
14 17 (20.24%) Self-Motivation
15 15 (17.86%) Degree
16 13 (15.48%) Linux Kernel Development
16 13 (15.48%) Life Science
16 13 (15.48%) Data Science
16 13 (15.48%) Statistics
16 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
16 13 (15.48%) HTML
16 13 (15.48%) Windows

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 6 (7.14%) Wireless
2 4 (4.76%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.19%) Buildbot
1 1 (1.19%) CMake
1 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA Agile
General
1 27 (32.14%) Electronics
2 10 (11.90%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (84.52%) Embedded Engineer
1 71 (84.52%) Software Engineer
2 70 (83.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 68 (80.95%) C Software Engineer
3 68 (80.95%) Embedded C Engineer
3 68 (80.95%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 66 (78.57%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 66 (78.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 66 (78.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 66 (78.57%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 66 (78.57%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 66 (78.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 66 (78.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (20.24%) Computer Engineer
5 17 (20.24%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 17 (20.24%) Consultant
5 17 (20.24%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 17 (20.24%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 17 (20.24%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (19.05%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 21 (25.00%) TensorFlow
2 13 (15.48%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 21 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 21 (25.00%) CUDA
3 19 (22.62%) Embedded Systems
4 17 (20.24%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (15.48%) Life Science
6 2 (2.38%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.38%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.38%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.19%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 41 (48.81%) Linux
2 13 (15.48%) Windows
3 5 (5.95%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Android
4 1 (1.19%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (1.19%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (1.19%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (89.29%) Software Engineering
2 49 (58.33%) Mathematics
3 31 (36.90%) Video Processing
4 27 (32.14%) Physics
5 21 (25.00%) Computer Vision
5 21 (25.00%) Image Processing
6 13 (15.48%) Data Science
6 13 (15.48%) Linux Kernel Development
6 13 (15.48%) Statistics
7 5 (5.95%) Cross-Platform Development
8 4 (4.76%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (1.19%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.19%) Android Development
9 1 (1.19%) CAD
9 1 (1.19%) Device Driver Development
9 1 (1.19%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (1.19%) Low Latency
9 1 (1.19%) Machine Learning
9 1 (1.19%) Prototyping
9 1 (1.19%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 83 (98.81%) C
2 72 (85.71%) C++
3 69 (82.14%) Embedded C++
4 49 (58.33%) Python
5 23 (27.38%) MATLAB
6 18 (21.43%) Java
7 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
7 13 (15.48%) SQL
8 11 (13.10%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.86%) Degree
3 1 (1.19%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Firmware
2 1 (1.19%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
Vendors
1 6 (7.14%) Dell
1 6 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (1.19%) Apple