Period
to 18 December 2018

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 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 97 111
Rank change year-on-year -23 +14 +23
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 22 92 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.09% 2.85% 1.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.28% 6.16% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 66 35
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £41,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £66,875 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

Embedded Systems is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 963 1,493 1,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 47.77% 46.31% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 709 1,054 824
Cambridge median annual salary £50,340 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.68% +11.11% +3.15%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Embedded Systems 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 Systems.

1 15 (68.18%) C++
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 14 (63.64%) C
3 13 (59.09%) Embedded C
3 13 (59.09%) Wireless
4 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 10 (45.45%) Bluetooth
5 9 (40.91%) Python
6 6 (27.27%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (13.64%) Embedded C++
8 3 (13.64%) Assembly Language
8 3 (13.64%) 802.11
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
8 3 (13.64%) Scrum
8 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
8 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
8 3 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
8 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
9 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning
9 2 (9.09%) Schematic Capture
9 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (9.09%) Validation
9 2 (9.09%) Unix
10 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
10 1 (4.55%) PhD

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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Wireless
2 10 (45.45%) Bluetooth
3 3 (13.64%) 802.11
3 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
3 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) GCC
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Bluetooth Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Bluetooth Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Embedded Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Wireless Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
2 3 (13.64%) Scrum
2 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning
3 2 (9.09%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Vision
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (4.55%) SDLC
4 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C++
2 14 (63.64%) C
3 13 (59.09%) Embedded C
4 9 (40.91%) Python
5 3 (13.64%) Assembly Language
5 3 (13.64%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (4.55%) PhD