Period
to 18 January 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 51 112
Rank change year-on-year -78 +61 -9
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 17 170 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.83% 5.41% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 7.23% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 114 34
Cambridge median annual salary £40,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.86% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,750 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - -

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 1,420 2,352 1,578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 69.27% 74.86% 71.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,120 1,820 1,377
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% 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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 (100.00%) C
2 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 14 (82.35%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (70.59%) Bluetooth
3 12 (70.59%) Wireless
4 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
4 11 (64.71%) C++
4 11 (64.71%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.76%) Change Control
7 2 (11.76%) ISO 13485
7 2 (11.76%) IEC 62304
7 2 (11.76%) Firmware
7 2 (11.76%) Electronics
7 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
7 2 (11.76%) Automotive
7 2 (11.76%) Bugzilla
8 1 (5.88%) Coaching
8 1 (5.88%) ZigBee

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 12 (70.59%) Bluetooth
1 12 (70.59%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Bugzilla
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.76%) Automotive
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Embedded Engineer
1 10 (58.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Bluetooth Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Bluetooth Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Embedded Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C
2 11 (64.71%) C++
3 8 (47.06%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) IEC 62304
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware