Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 119 101
Rank change year-on-year +63 -18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 161 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.04% 1.51% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.71% 2.19% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 113 29 50
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.64% +23.68%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,350 £38,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,250 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +15.79%

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 2399 1595 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 75.06% 68.87% 65.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 1369 1651
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +9.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,375
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +4.94%

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 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 161 (100.00%) C
2 111 (68.94%) C++
2 111 (68.94%) Software Engineering
3 92 (57.14%) Embedded C++
4 86 (53.42%) Python
5 74 (45.96%) Wireless
6 71 (44.10%) Degree
7 54 (33.54%) Linux
8 53 (32.92%) Computer Science
9 41 (25.47%) Bluetooth
10 39 (24.22%) Embedded Systems
11 36 (22.36%) Electronics
12 35 (21.74%) Mathematics
13 33 (20.50%) Telecoms
14 30 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (18.01%) Physics
16 26 (16.15%) Scrum
16 26 (16.15%) Assembly Language
17 25 (15.53%) Signal Processing
18 23 (14.29%) Firmware
19 22 (13.66%) SQL
19 22 (13.66%) HTML
19 22 (13.66%) JavaScript
19 22 (13.66%) Wi-Fi
20 20 (12.42%) Windows
20 20 (12.42%) Multimedia
20 20 (12.42%) Video Processing
21 19 (11.80%) Embedded Linux
22 17 (10.56%) Statistics
22 17 (10.56%) Life Science

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 (0.62%) PTC Creo
1 1 (0.62%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (45.96%) Wireless
2 41 (25.47%) Bluetooth
3 22 (13.66%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.24%) Internet
4 2 (1.24%) Modbus
4 2 (1.24%) SAN
4 2 (1.24%) WLAN
4 2 (1.24%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.62%) LTE
5 1 (0.62%) SNMP
5 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.35%) MySQL
2 5 (3.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.24%) GCC
1 2 (1.24%) Selenium
2 1 (0.62%) LabVIEW
General
1 36 (22.36%) Electronics
2 33 (20.50%) Telecoms
3 20 (12.42%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.11%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.86%) Automotive
6 1 (0.62%) French Language
6 1 (0.62%) German Language
6 1 (0.62%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.62%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 138 (85.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 106 (65.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 106 (65.84%) Software Engineer
3 92 (57.14%) Embedded C Engineer
4 76 (47.20%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 75 (46.58%) C++ Software Engineer
5 75 (46.58%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 74 (45.96%) C Software Engineer
6 74 (45.96%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 73 (45.34%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 72 (44.72%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 72 (44.72%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 72 (44.72%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 29 (18.01%) Senior C Software Engineer
9 29 (18.01%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 29 (18.01%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 29 (18.01%) Senior Software Engineer
10 18 (11.18%) Systems Engineer
11 15 (9.32%) Developer
12 12 (7.45%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.66%) HTML
2 5 (3.11%) AngularJS
2 5 (3.11%) CSS
2 5 (3.11%) HTML5
2 5 (3.11%) PhoneGap
2 5 (3.11%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (3.11%) REST
3 2 (1.24%) OpenEmbedded
3 2 (1.24%) Yocto
4 1 (0.62%) Django
4 1 (0.62%) GTK+
4 1 (0.62%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 53 (32.92%) Computer Science
2 39 (24.22%) Embedded Systems
3 17 (10.56%) Life Science
4 16 (9.94%) Verilog
5 12 (7.45%) Device Driver
6 7 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (3.73%) VHDL
8 5 (3.11%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.48%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.48%) User Experience
10 3 (1.86%) CAN bus
11 2 (1.24%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.24%) Robotics
12 1 (0.62%) ASIC
12 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 54 (33.54%) Linux
2 20 (12.42%) Windows
3 19 (11.80%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (4.97%) Android
5 5 (3.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.62%) Unix
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (68.94%) Software Engineering
2 35 (21.74%) Mathematics
3 30 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (18.01%) Physics
5 26 (16.15%) Scrum
6 25 (15.53%) Signal Processing
7 20 (12.42%) Video Processing
8 17 (10.56%) Linux Kernel Development
8 17 (10.56%) Statistics
9 15 (9.32%) Embedded Software Development
10 14 (8.70%) Test Automation
11 13 (8.07%) SDLC
12 10 (6.21%) Digital Signal Processing
12 10 (6.21%) Open Source
13 9 (5.59%) Device Driver Development
13 9 (5.59%) Project Planning
13 9 (5.59%) Test Scripting
14 7 (4.35%) Cross-Platform Development
14 7 (4.35%) Open Source Development
14 7 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 161 (100.00%) C
2 111 (68.94%) C++
3 92 (57.14%) Embedded C++
4 86 (53.42%) Python
5 26 (16.15%) Assembly Language
6 22 (13.66%) JavaScript
6 22 (13.66%) SQL
7 16 (9.94%) Java
7 16 (9.94%) Perl
8 8 (4.97%) MATLAB
9 5 (3.11%) C#
9 5 (3.11%) Delphi
10 3 (1.86%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 71 (44.10%) Degree
2 10 (6.21%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.62%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.24%) JTAG
2 1 (0.62%) MISRA
System Software
1 23 (14.29%) Firmware
2 2 (1.24%) Docker
3 1 (0.62%) iptables
3 1 (0.62%) KVM
Vendors
1 5 (3.11%) Adobe
1 5 (3.11%) Xamarin
2 3 (1.86%) Dell
2 3 (1.86%) HP
3 2 (1.24%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.24%) Wind River
4 1 (0.62%) Altera
4 1 (0.62%) EMC
4 1 (0.62%) PTC
4 1 (0.62%) QNX