Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 138 158
Rank change year-on-year -13 +20 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Embedded Software Engineer 34 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.09% 0.44% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.45% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 3
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £64,500 £58,750 £59,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3046 2237 2727
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 97.39% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2319 1864 2365
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in Cambridge

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in Cambridge

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Embedded Software Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Embedded Software Engineer in Cambridge

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C++
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (91.18%) Embedded C++
2 31 (91.18%) C
3 29 (85.29%) Embedded C
4 20 (58.82%) Video Processing
4 20 (58.82%) Multimedia
4 20 (58.82%) Assembly Language
5 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 7 (20.59%) Degree
7 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) Electronics
9 4 (11.76%) Windows
9 4 (11.76%) Linux
9 4 (11.76%) Python
9 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.76%) User Experience
10 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (8.82%) Multithreaded Programming
10 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
10 3 (8.82%) Qt
10 3 (8.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (8.82%) OOD
10 3 (8.82%) POSIX
10 3 (8.82%) OOP
10 3 (8.82%) C#
10 3 (8.82%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 3 (8.82%) Wireless

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
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 3 (8.82%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 20 (58.82%) Multimedia
2 5 (14.71%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (8.82%) POSIX
1 3 (8.82%) Qt
1 3 (8.82%) STL
2 1 (2.94%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.94%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 2 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (58.82%) Video Processing
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
5 3 (8.82%) OOD
5 3 (8.82%) OOP
6 2 (5.88%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Android Development
7 1 (2.94%) Bioinformatics
7 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 31 (91.18%) C
2 31 (91.18%) Embedded C++
3 29 (85.29%) Embedded C
4 20 (58.82%) Assembly Language
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) C#
7 2 (5.88%) Java
7 2 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Dell
1 2 (5.88%) HP