The median annual salary for a Embedded Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 60 105 100
Rank change year-on-year +45 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 46 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.83% 0.68% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 0.70% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 15
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1146 1435 1408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.42% 97.55% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 858 1128 1147
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in Cambridge

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Embedded Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 57 (76.00%) C++
3 49 (65.33%) C
4 47 (62.67%) Python
5 42 (56.00%) Degree
6 38 (50.67%) Mathematics
7 32 (42.67%) Computer Science
8 31 (41.33%) Linux
8 31 (41.33%) Embedded C
8 31 (41.33%) Electronics
9 30 (40.00%) Java
10 28 (37.33%) Wireless
10 28 (37.33%) Bluetooth
11 26 (34.67%) Perl
12 25 (33.33%) Windows
13 23 (30.67%) Embedded C++
13 23 (30.67%) Android
14 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
15 15 (20.00%) 802.1X
15 15 (20.00%) Android Development
15 15 (20.00%) Cross-Platform Development
15 15 (20.00%) 802.11
16 14 (18.67%) Embedded Systems
16 14 (18.67%) Embedded Software Development
17 13 (17.33%) Wi-Fi
18 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
18 12 (16.00%) Linux Command Line
19 10 (13.33%) POSIX
19 10 (13.33%) Firmware
19 10 (13.33%) Physics

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 28 (37.33%) Bluetooth
1 28 (37.33%) Wireless
2 15 (20.00%) 802.11
3 13 (17.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.67%) Internet
4 2 (2.67%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.33%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (41.33%) Electronics
2 7 (9.33%) Automotive
3 3 (4.00%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 10 (13.33%) POSIX
3 2 (2.67%) Qt
4 1 (1.33%) HTML
4 1 (1.33%) HTML5
4 1 (1.33%) MFC
4 1 (1.33%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 32 (42.67%) Computer Science
2 14 (18.67%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (16.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.67%) Home Automation
4 2 (2.67%) VHDL
5 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.33%) Linux
2 25 (33.33%) Windows
3 23 (30.67%) Android
4 8 (10.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (2.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (50.67%) Mathematics
3 15 (20.00%) Android Development
3 15 (20.00%) Cross-Platform Development
4 14 (18.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 10 (13.33%) Computer Architecture
5 10 (13.33%) Physics
6 8 (10.67%) Multithreaded Programming
6 8 (10.67%) Multithreading
7 5 (6.67%) Software Architecture
8 3 (4.00%) Video Processing
9 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.67%) Machine Learning
9 2 (2.67%) Signal Processing
10 1 (1.33%) Device Driver Development
10 1 (1.33%) Open Source
10 1 (1.33%) Regression Testing
10 1 (1.33%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 57 (76.00%) C++
2 49 (65.33%) C
3 47 (62.67%) Python
4 31 (41.33%) Embedded C
5 30 (40.00%) Java
6 26 (34.67%) Perl
7 23 (30.67%) Embedded C++
8 5 (6.67%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.33%) C#
9 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 42 (56.00%) Degree
2 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) PhD
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) QNX
2 5 (6.67%) Dell
2 5 (6.67%) HP
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
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