Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Embedded Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 139 154
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 47 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.52% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 47 8 6
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £32,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.06% -36.00% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £32,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £50,500 £52,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £32,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +56.25% -36.00% -

Embedded Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2886 2052 2516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.10% 89.37% 88.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2197 1687 2166
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £29,150 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Embedded Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in Cambridge

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Embedded Software Development in Cambridge

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Development in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 38 (80.85%) C++
2 24 (51.06%) C
3 23 (48.94%) Embedded C++
4 22 (46.81%) Software Engineering
5 20 (42.55%) C#
6 18 (38.30%) Wireless
6 18 (38.30%) Python
6 18 (38.30%) Bluetooth
7 17 (36.17%) Telecoms
8 16 (34.04%) Windows
8 16 (34.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 15 (31.91%) Multithreading
9 15 (31.91%) Qt
9 15 (31.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (31.91%) STL
9 15 (31.91%) POSIX
9 15 (31.91%) OOD
9 15 (31.91%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 15 (31.91%) OOP
9 15 (31.91%) Multithreaded Programming
10 14 (29.79%) Signal Processing
11 13 (27.66%) MATLAB
11 13 (27.66%) Embedded C
12 12 (25.53%) Linux
13 11 (23.40%) Embedded Linux
13 11 (23.40%) Degree
14 7 (14.89%) Digital Signal Processing
15 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
15 6 (12.77%) HP

Embedded Software Development
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 18 (38.30%) Bluetooth
1 18 (38.30%) Wireless
2 4 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.13%) LTE
General
1 17 (36.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (85.11%) Embedded Engineer
2 27 (57.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 27 (57.45%) Software Engineer
3 20 (42.55%) C++ Software Engineer
3 20 (42.55%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 20 (42.55%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (25.53%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Development Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Graduate
7 3 (6.38%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Principal Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Principal Software Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 15 (31.91%) POSIX
1 15 (31.91%) Qt
1 15 (31.91%) STL
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Life Science
5 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 15 (31.91%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 12 (25.53%) Linux
4 11 (23.40%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Software Engineering
2 15 (31.91%) Multithreaded Programming
2 15 (31.91%) Multithreading
2 15 (31.91%) OOD
2 15 (31.91%) OOP
3 14 (29.79%) Signal Processing
4 7 (14.89%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (8.51%) Open Source
6 1 (2.13%) 3D Modelling
6 1 (2.13%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (2.13%) MVVM
6 1 (2.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.13%) Schematic Capture
6 1 (2.13%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.13%) Time Management
6 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) C++
2 24 (51.06%) C
3 23 (48.94%) Embedded C++
4 20 (42.55%) C#
5 18 (38.30%) Python
6 13 (27.66%) Embedded C
6 13 (27.66%) MATLAB
7 4 (8.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Dell
1 6 (12.77%) HP