The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 96 96
Rank change year-on-year -9 0  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 15 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.10% 1.09% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.09% 2.16% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 13
Median salary £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year -11.11% +4.04%  

Embedded Systems is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 718 602 649
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 52.56% 50.50% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 548 501 539
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,627
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in Cambridge

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in Cambridge

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Systems in Cambridge over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded Systems 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 Systems.

1 39 (78.00%) Degree
2 36 (72.00%) Python
3 32 (64.00%) Wireless
4 29 (58.00%) Mathematics
5 28 (56.00%) C
6 27 (54.00%) Firmware
7 26 (52.00%) C++
7 26 (52.00%) Software Engineering
8 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (38.00%) Telecoms
10 18 (36.00%) Computer Science
10 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
11 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (32.00%) Electronics
11 16 (32.00%) Configuration Management
12 15 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
13 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
13 14 (28.00%) Perl
13 14 (28.00%) Bluetooth
13 14 (28.00%) Test Scripting
14 13 (26.00%) POSIX
14 13 (26.00%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (26.00%) Embedded Software Development
14 13 (26.00%) Computer Architecture
15 5 (10.00%) Android
16 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
16 4 (8.00%) Multithreading
16 4 (8.00%) Marketing
16 4 (8.00%) Java
16 4 (8.00%) Embedded C

Embedded Systems
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 2 (4.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (64.00%) Wireless
2 14 (28.00%) Bluetooth
3 13 (26.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (38.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (32.00%) Electronics
3 4 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 25 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 16 (32.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (28.00%) Development Engineer
4 14 (28.00%) Graduate
4 14 (28.00%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (28.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 14 (28.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 14 (28.00%) Test Development Engineer
4 14 (28.00%) Test Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Real Time Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Field Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) POSIX
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) OpenCL
2 2 (4.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.00%) VHDL
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Handset
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Android
2 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Mathematics
2 26 (52.00%) Software Engineering
3 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
5 16 (32.00%) Configuration Management
6 14 (28.00%) Test Scripting
7 13 (26.00%) Computer Architecture
7 13 (26.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (8.00%) Android Development
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) iOS Development
8 4 (8.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Multithreaded Programming
10 1 (2.00%) Agile Testing
10 1 (2.00%) Analytics
10 1 (2.00%) Line Management
10 1 (2.00%) Low Latency
10 1 (2.00%) Machine Learning
10 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) Python
2 28 (56.00%) C
3 26 (52.00%) C++
4 14 (28.00%) Perl
5 4 (8.00%) Embedded C
5 4 (8.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) Scala
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 39 (78.00%) Degree
2 15 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) PhD
System Software
1 27 (54.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
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