Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Embedded Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 176 187
Rank change year-on-year +23 +11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 53 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.26% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 53 9 6
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £32,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -36.00% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £32,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £52,700 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £32,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +56.25% -36.00% +11.11%

Embedded Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3884 3079 3610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.19% 88.15% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2973 2531 3122
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Embedded Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Development in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Development in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Software Development
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 Software Development within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +7 47 £52,500 +64.06% 8
Embedded Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 38 (71.70%) C++
2 30 (56.60%) C
3 24 (45.28%) Wireless
3 24 (45.28%) Bluetooth
4 23 (43.40%) Embedded C++
5 22 (41.51%) Software Engineering
6 21 (39.62%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (37.74%) C#
8 19 (35.85%) Embedded C
9 18 (33.96%) Python
10 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
11 16 (30.19%) Windows
11 16 (30.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 15 (28.30%) Multithreading
12 15 (28.30%) Qt
12 15 (28.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 15 (28.30%) STL
12 15 (28.30%) OOD
12 15 (28.30%) POSIX
12 15 (28.30%) OOP
12 15 (28.30%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 15 (28.30%) Multithreaded Programming
13 14 (26.42%) Signal Processing
14 13 (24.53%) MATLAB
15 12 (22.64%) Linux
16 11 (20.75%) Embedded Linux
16 11 (20.75%) Degree
17 10 (18.87%) Wi-Fi
18 7 (13.21%) Digital Signal Processing
19 6 (11.32%) 802.1X

Embedded Software Development
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:

Communications & Networking
1 24 (45.28%) Bluetooth
1 24 (45.28%) Wireless
2 10 (18.87%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (11.32%) 802.11
4 1 (1.89%) LTE
General
1 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (86.79%) Embedded Engineer
2 27 (50.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 27 (50.94%) Software Engineer
3 20 (37.74%) C++ Software Engineer
3 20 (37.74%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 20 (37.74%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Audio DSP Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Audio Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Development Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) DSP Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Software Development Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Wireless Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 15 (28.30%) POSIX
1 15 (28.30%) Qt
1 15 (28.30%) STL
2 6 (11.32%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (30.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Life Science
5 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 12 (22.64%) Linux
4 11 (20.75%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Software Engineering
2 15 (28.30%) Multithreaded Programming
2 15 (28.30%) Multithreading
2 15 (28.30%) OOD
2 15 (28.30%) OOP
3 14 (26.42%) Signal Processing
4 7 (13.21%) Digital Signal Processing
5 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
5 6 (11.32%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (11.32%) Software Architecture
6 4 (7.55%) Open Source
7 1 (1.89%) 3D Modelling
7 1 (1.89%) Device Driver Development
7 1 (1.89%) MVVM
7 1 (1.89%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.89%) Schematic Capture
7 1 (1.89%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.89%) Time Management
7 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) C++
2 30 (56.60%) C
3 23 (43.40%) Embedded C++
4 20 (37.74%) C#
5 19 (35.85%) Embedded C
6 18 (33.96%) Python
7 13 (24.53%) MATLAB
8 4 (7.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Dell
1 6 (11.32%) HP