The median annual salary for an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 124 136
Rank change year-on-year +26 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer 39 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.06% 0.49% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 0.50% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 1
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1840 1783 2127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.15% 96.90% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 1500 1761
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Embedded C/C++ Software 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/C++ Software Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +16 39 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Embedded C/C++ 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) C++
1 64 (100.00%) C
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (68.75%) Embedded C
3 42 (65.63%) Embedded C++
4 40 (62.50%) Python
5 28 (43.75%) Electronics
5 28 (43.75%) Computer Science
6 26 (40.63%) Java
7 23 (35.94%) Security Cleared
8 22 (34.38%) Mathematics
8 22 (34.38%) Linux
9 21 (32.81%) Physics
9 21 (32.81%) Degree
10 17 (26.56%) Assembly Language
11 16 (25.00%) Multimedia
11 16 (25.00%) Video Processing
12 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
13 14 (21.88%) Wireless
14 13 (20.31%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (20.31%) Bluetooth
15 11 (17.19%) MATLAB
16 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
17 6 (9.38%) Node.js
17 6 (9.38%) Web Development
17 6 (9.38%) Scrum
17 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
18 5 (7.81%) OOD
18 5 (7.81%) OO
18 5 (7.81%) AngularJS

Embedded C/C++ Software 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) Wireless
2 13 (20.31%) Bluetooth
2 13 (20.31%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.13%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (43.75%) Electronics
2 16 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Finance
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) Node.js
2 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.56%) OpenEmbedded
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.13%) Home Automation
3 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.56%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.38%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (34.38%) Mathematics
3 21 (32.81%) Physics
4 16 (25.00%) Video Processing
5 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.38%) Scrum
6 6 (9.38%) Web Development
7 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.81%) OO
7 5 (7.81%) OOD
7 5 (7.81%) Open Source
8 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.13%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (3.13%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.56%) Android Development
9 1 (1.56%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.56%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C
1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 44 (68.75%) Embedded C
3 42 (65.63%) Embedded C++
4 40 (62.50%) Python
5 26 (40.63%) Java
6 17 (26.56%) Assembly Language
7 11 (17.19%) MATLAB
8 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (35.94%) Security Cleared
2 21 (32.81%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago