Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 110 102
Rank change year-on-year +61 -8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 170 40 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.41% 1.80% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.23% 2.53% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 114 34 53
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £39,400
90th Percentile £66,750 £71,250 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 2,352 1,578 1,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 74.86% 71.15% 64.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,820 1,377 1,648
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,263
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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 169 (99.41%) C
2 121 (71.18%) C++
3 119 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 99 (58.24%) Embedded C++
5 91 (53.53%) Python
6 74 (43.53%) Wireless
7 73 (42.94%) Degree
8 60 (35.29%) Computer Science
9 58 (34.12%) Linux
10 46 (27.06%) Embedded Systems
11 44 (25.88%) Bluetooth
12 43 (25.29%) Mathematics
13 42 (24.71%) Electronics
14 37 (21.76%) Physics
15 36 (21.18%) Telecoms
16 31 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (16.47%) Signal Processing
18 26 (15.29%) Scrum
18 26 (15.29%) SQL
18 26 (15.29%) HTML
18 26 (15.29%) JavaScript
19 24 (14.12%) Windows
19 24 (14.12%) Assembly Language
20 23 (13.53%) Wi-Fi
21 21 (12.35%) Statistics
21 21 (12.35%) Life Science
21 21 (12.35%) Linux Kernel Development
22 20 (11.76%) Firmware
22 20 (11.76%) Java
23 19 (11.18%) Embedded Linux

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 (0.59%) PTC Creo
1 1 (0.59%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (43.53%) Wireless
2 44 (25.88%) Bluetooth
3 23 (13.53%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.18%) Modbus
4 2 (1.18%) WLAN
4 2 (1.18%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.59%) Internet
5 1 (0.59%) LTE
5 1 (0.59%) SNMP
5 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.12%) MySQL
2 5 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) GCC
1 2 (1.18%) Selenium
2 1 (0.59%) LabVIEW
General
1 42 (24.71%) Electronics
2 36 (21.18%) Telecoms
3 18 (10.59%) Multimedia
4 5 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.76%) Automotive
6 1 (0.59%) French Language
6 1 (0.59%) German Language
6 1 (0.59%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.59%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 144 (84.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 114 (67.06%) Software Engineer
3 113 (66.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 100 (58.82%) Embedded C Engineer
5 84 (49.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 83 (48.82%) C++ Software Engineer
6 83 (48.82%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 82 (48.24%) C Software Engineer
7 82 (48.24%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 81 (47.65%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 80 (47.06%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 80 (47.06%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 80 (47.06%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 30 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
11 29 (17.06%) Senior C Software Engineer
11 29 (17.06%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 29 (17.06%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 18 (10.59%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (7.65%) Developer
14 12 (7.06%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.29%) HTML
2 5 (2.94%) AngularJS
2 5 (2.94%) CSS
2 5 (2.94%) HTML5
2 5 (2.94%) PhoneGap
2 5 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (2.94%) REST
3 2 (1.18%) OpenEmbedded
3 2 (1.18%) Yocto
4 1 (0.59%) Django
4 1 (0.59%) GTK+
4 1 (0.59%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 60 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 46 (27.06%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (12.35%) Life Science
4 15 (8.82%) Verilog
5 12 (7.06%) Device Driver
6 7 (4.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (3.53%) VHDL
8 5 (2.94%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.35%) User Experience
10 3 (1.76%) CAN bus
11 2 (1.18%) Robotics
12 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.59%) ASIC
12 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.59%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 58 (34.12%) Linux
2 24 (14.12%) Windows
3 19 (11.18%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (4.12%) Android
5 5 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.59%) Unix
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 43 (25.29%) Mathematics
3 37 (21.76%) Physics
4 31 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (16.47%) Signal Processing
6 26 (15.29%) Scrum
7 21 (12.35%) Linux Kernel Development
7 21 (12.35%) Statistics
8 18 (10.59%) Embedded Software Development
8 18 (10.59%) Video Processing
9 14 (8.24%) Test Automation
10 13 (7.65%) SDLC
11 10 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
11 10 (5.88%) Open Source
12 9 (5.29%) Device Driver Development
12 9 (5.29%) Project Planning
12 9 (5.29%) Test Scripting
13 7 (4.12%) Cross-Platform Development
13 7 (4.12%) Open Source Development
13 7 (4.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 169 (99.41%) C
2 121 (71.18%) C++
3 99 (58.24%) Embedded C++
4 91 (53.53%) Python
5 26 (15.29%) JavaScript
5 26 (15.29%) SQL
6 24 (14.12%) Assembly Language
7 20 (11.76%) Java
8 15 (8.82%) Perl
9 8 (4.71%) MATLAB
10 5 (2.94%) C#
10 5 (2.94%) Delphi
11 3 (1.76%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (42.94%) Degree
2 12 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.59%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) JTAG
2 1 (0.59%) MISRA
System Software
1 20 (11.76%) Firmware
2 2 (1.18%) Docker
3 1 (0.59%) iptables
3 1 (0.59%) KVM
Vendors
1 5 (2.94%) Adobe
1 5 (2.94%) Dell
1 5 (2.94%) HP
1 5 (2.94%) Xamarin
2 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (1.18%) Wind River
3 1 (0.59%) Altera
3 1 (0.59%) EMC
3 1 (0.59%) PTC
3 1 (0.59%) QNX