Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded C Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Embedded C Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 131 180
Rank change year-on-year +57 +49 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 155 47 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.70% 1.43% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 1.47% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 112 44 9
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,375 £65,275 £61,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +22.22% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4,056 3,194 3,932
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.41% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,046 2,659 3,335
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.23% +1.12% +4.71%

Embedded C Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Embedded C Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Embedded C Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded C Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Embedded C Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Embedded C Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +52 133 £53,750 -2.27% 12
Embedded C Engineer
East of England

Embedded C Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Embedded C 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Embedded C Engineer in the job title.

1 155 (100.00%) C
2 125 (80.65%) C++
3 123 (79.35%) Software Engineering
4 105 (67.74%) Embedded C
5 75 (48.39%) Embedded C++
6 72 (46.45%) Python
7 69 (44.52%) Linux
8 68 (43.87%) Computer Science
9 54 (34.84%) Mathematics
10 53 (34.19%) Degree
11 45 (29.03%) Wireless
12 44 (28.39%) Embedded Systems
13 42 (27.10%) Physics
14 33 (21.29%) Electronics
15 26 (16.77%) Embedded Linux
16 25 (16.13%) Signal Processing
16 25 (16.13%) Assembly Language
17 24 (15.48%) Bluetooth
18 23 (14.84%) Windows
19 22 (14.19%) Firmware
19 22 (14.19%) Wi-Fi
19 22 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (13.55%) HTML
20 21 (13.55%) JavaScript
20 21 (13.55%) SQL
20 21 (13.55%) Statistics
20 21 (13.55%) Life Science
20 21 (13.55%) Linux Kernel Development
21 20 (12.90%) Robotics
21 20 (12.90%) Video Processing

Embedded C Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (0.65%) PTC Creo
1 1 (0.65%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (29.03%) Wireless
2 24 (15.48%) Bluetooth
3 22 (14.19%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.29%) Internet
4 2 (1.29%) Modbus
4 2 (1.29%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.65%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) GCC
1 2 (1.29%) Selenium
2 1 (0.65%) LabVIEW
General
1 33 (21.29%) Electronics
2 19 (12.26%) Multimedia
3 16 (10.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.55%) HTML
2 5 (3.23%) HEVC
2 5 (3.23%) OpenGL
3 2 (1.29%) OpenEmbedded
3 2 (1.29%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 68 (43.87%) Computer Science
2 44 (28.39%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (13.55%) Life Science
4 20 (12.90%) Robotics
5 12 (7.74%) Device Driver
6 4 (2.58%) User Experience
7 2 (1.29%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.65%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 69 (44.52%) Linux
2 26 (16.77%) Embedded Linux
3 23 (14.84%) Windows
4 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.29%) Unix
5 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (79.35%) Software Engineering
2 54 (34.84%) Mathematics
3 42 (27.10%) Physics
4 25 (16.13%) Signal Processing
5 22 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (13.55%) Linux Kernel Development
6 21 (13.55%) Statistics
7 20 (12.90%) Video Processing
8 19 (12.26%) Mentoring
9 16 (10.32%) Digital Signal Processing
10 14 (9.03%) Scrum
11 12 (7.74%) Test Automation
12 10 (6.45%) Device Driver Development
12 10 (6.45%) SDLC
13 9 (5.81%) Open Source
14 8 (5.16%) Project Planning
14 8 (5.16%) Test Scripting
15 7 (4.52%) Cross-Platform Development
15 7 (4.52%) TDD
16 6 (3.87%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 155 (100.00%) C
2 125 (80.65%) C++
3 105 (67.74%) Embedded C
4 75 (48.39%) Embedded C++
5 72 (46.45%) Python
6 25 (16.13%) Assembly Language
7 21 (13.55%) JavaScript
7 21 (13.55%) SQL
8 20 (12.90%) Java
9 8 (5.16%) Perl
10 5 (3.23%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.58%) C#
12 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (34.19%) Degree
2 11 (7.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.65%) PhD
System Software
1 22 (14.19%) Firmware
2 2 (1.29%) Docker
3 1 (0.65%) iptables
Vendors
1 5 (3.23%) Dell
1 5 (3.23%) HP
2 2 (1.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (1.29%) Wind River
3 1 (0.65%) EMC
3 1 (0.65%) PTC