Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 115 142
Rank change year-on-year -27 +27 -20
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 37 50 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.24% 1.94% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.24% 3.61% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 45 14
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% -12.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £36,750 £29,000 £34,875
90th Percentile £62,750 £57,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.36% - +7.32%

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 1,649 1,386 1,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 55.13% 53.78% 49.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,010 1,033 1,017
Cambridge median annual salary £45,625 £45,000 £43,641
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.39% +3.11% +2.68%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £43,641
% change year-on-year +1.69% +1.40% +2.68%

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 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 27 (72.97%) C
2 24 (64.86%) Linux
2 24 (64.86%) Embedded C
3 23 (62.16%) Python
4 19 (51.35%) C++
5 18 (48.65%) Mathematics
5 18 (48.65%) Physics
5 18 (48.65%) Computer Science
6 17 (45.95%) Embedded C++
6 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
7 16 (43.24%) HTML
7 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
7 16 (43.24%) SQL
7 16 (43.24%) Windows
7 16 (43.24%) Linux Kernel Development
7 16 (43.24%) Life Science
7 16 (43.24%) Statistics
7 16 (43.24%) Data Science
8 9 (24.32%) Degree
9 7 (18.92%) Electronics
10 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.22%) ISEB
10 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
10 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
10 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
10 6 (16.22%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
11 4 (10.81%) Device Driver
12 3 (8.11%) Assembly Language
12 3 (8.11%) Firmware

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
1 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (18.92%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Embedded Engineer
2 17 (45.95%) Embedded C Engineer
2 17 (45.95%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 17 (45.95%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 17 (45.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 17 (45.95%) Software Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) C Software Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Test Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Electronics Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) HTML
2 2 (5.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) Computer Science
2 16 (43.24%) Life Science
3 6 (16.22%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (10.81%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.70%) ASIC
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Smart Home
5 1 (2.70%) Verilog
5 1 (2.70%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Mathematics
1 18 (48.65%) Physics
2 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
3 16 (43.24%) Data Science
3 16 (43.24%) Linux Kernel Development
3 16 (43.24%) Statistics
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.41%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Vision
6 1 (2.70%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (2.70%) Machine Learning
6 1 (2.70%) Schematic Capture
6 1 (2.70%) Scrum
6 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C
2 24 (64.86%) Embedded C
3 23 (62.16%) Python
4 19 (51.35%) C++
5 17 (45.95%) Embedded C++
6 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
6 16 (43.24%) SQL
7 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
8 3 (8.11%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) ISEB
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Firmware