Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 102 128
Rank change year-on-year -4 +26 -28
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 78 45 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.49% 1.98% 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.32% 3.79% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 62 42 24
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £63,625 £78,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 1805 1188 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 57.61% 52.36% 47.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 963 1122
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.91%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 58 (74.36%) C
2 50 (64.10%) C++
2 50 (64.10%) Python
3 40 (51.28%) Software Engineering
4 37 (47.44%) Wireless
5 33 (42.31%) Linux
5 33 (42.31%) Embedded C
6 31 (39.74%) Mathematics
7 23 (29.49%) Degree
8 21 (26.92%) Computer Science
8 21 (26.92%) Bluetooth
8 21 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
9 20 (25.64%) Windows
10 19 (24.36%) SQL
11 18 (23.08%) Embedded C++
11 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
12 15 (19.23%) Physics
13 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
13 14 (17.95%) HTML
13 14 (17.95%) Life Science
13 14 (17.95%) Statistics
13 14 (17.95%) Linux Kernel Development
14 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (14.10%) Assembly Language
15 11 (14.10%) Algorithms
16 9 (11.54%) Test Scripting
17 8 (10.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 8 (10.26%) Electronics
17 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
18 7 (8.97%) VHDL

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 1 (1.28%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 37 (47.44%) Wireless
2 21 (26.92%) Bluetooth
2 21 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) LTE
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.13%) Hudson
3 2 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 8 (10.26%) Electronics
1 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.28%) Automotive
2 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (56.41%) Embedded Engineer
2 34 (43.59%) Embedded C Engineer
3 28 (35.90%) Software Engineer
4 27 (34.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 25 (32.05%) C Software Engineer
5 25 (32.05%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 24 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 24 (30.77%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 24 (30.77%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 22 (28.21%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 22 (28.21%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 22 (28.21%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 22 (28.21%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (19.23%) Test Engineer
9 14 (17.95%) Systems Test Engineer
10 13 (16.67%) Developer
10 13 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (12.82%) Architect
12 9 (11.54%) Software Architect
13 8 (10.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) HTML
2 2 (2.56%) HEVC
2 2 (2.56%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.28%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.95%) Life Science
3 11 (14.10%) Algorithms
4 8 (10.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (8.97%) VHDL
6 1 (1.28%) Acoustics
6 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.28%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.31%) Linux
2 20 (25.64%) Windows
3 5 (6.41%) Android
4 4 (5.13%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Software Engineering
2 31 (39.74%) Mathematics
3 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 15 (19.23%) Physics
5 14 (17.95%) Linux Kernel Development
5 14 (17.95%) Statistics
6 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.54%) Test Scripting
8 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.69%) FPGA Design
10 5 (6.41%) 3D Modelling
10 5 (6.41%) Android Development
10 5 (6.41%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (6.41%) Machine Learning
11 4 (5.13%) TOGAF
12 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.85%) Signal Processing
13 2 (2.56%) Scrum
13 2 (2.56%) SDLC
13 2 (2.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (74.36%) C
2 50 (64.10%) C++
2 50 (64.10%) Python
3 33 (42.31%) Embedded C
4 19 (24.36%) SQL
5 18 (23.08%) Embedded C++
6 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
7 11 (14.10%) Assembly Language
8 7 (8.97%) MATLAB
9 4 (5.13%) Groovy
9 4 (5.13%) Java
10 2 (2.56%) C#
10 2 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (6.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Xilinx
2 4 (5.13%) Perforce
3 1 (1.28%) Altera
3 1 (1.28%) EMC