The median annual salary for an Embedded 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 Software Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 115 116
Rank change year-on-year +33 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 57 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.01% 0.98% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 1.01% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 17
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £52,500 £52,500
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 Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Embedded 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 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 +27 57 £52,500 +50.00% 12
Embedded Software Engineer
East of England

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

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

1 116 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 104 (89.66%) C
3 98 (84.48%) C++
4 72 (62.07%) Python
5 65 (56.03%) Embedded C
6 54 (46.55%) Degree
7 52 (44.83%) Computer Science
8 48 (41.38%) Embedded C++
9 47 (40.52%) Wireless
10 44 (37.93%) Mathematics
11 38 (32.76%) Electronics
12 35 (30.17%) Java
13 34 (29.31%) Linux
13 34 (29.31%) Bluetooth
14 27 (23.28%) Wi-Fi
15 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
16 22 (18.97%) Physics
17 20 (17.24%) Assembly Language
17 20 (17.24%) Perl
18 17 (14.66%) Embedded Software Development
19 16 (13.79%) Embedded Systems
19 16 (13.79%) Video Processing
19 16 (13.79%) Multimedia
19 16 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
20 15 (12.93%) Telecoms
20 15 (12.93%) POSIX
21 14 (12.07%) Firmware
22 13 (11.21%) Computer Architecture
23 11 (9.48%) MATLAB
23 11 (9.48%) Windows

Embedded 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 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 47 (40.52%) Wireless
2 34 (29.31%) Bluetooth
3 27 (23.28%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (6.90%) Internet
5 6 (5.17%) 802.11
6 2 (1.72%) SAN
6 2 (1.72%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.86%) 3G
7 1 (0.86%) 4G
7 1 (0.86%) GSM
7 1 (0.86%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (32.76%) Electronics
2 16 (13.79%) Multimedia
3 15 (12.93%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.59%) Automotive
5 2 (1.72%) Finance
5 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.86%) French Language
6 1 (0.86%) German Language
6 1 (0.86%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.86%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.93%) POSIX
2 6 (5.17%) 802.1X
2 6 (5.17%) Node.js
3 5 (4.31%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (1.72%) Qt
4 2 (1.72%) STL
5 1 (0.86%) OpenEmbedded
Miscellaneous
1 52 (44.83%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.79%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (6.03%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (4.31%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.45%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (3.45%) Smart Home
6 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.72%) Home Automation
6 2 (1.72%) VHDL
7 1 (0.86%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 34 (29.31%) Linux
2 11 (9.48%) Windows
3 9 (7.76%) Android
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (1.72%) ThreadX
5 2 (1.72%) Unix
6 1 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.86%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (37.93%) Mathematics
3 22 (18.97%) Physics
4 17 (14.66%) Embedded Software Development
5 16 (13.79%) Video Processing
6 13 (11.21%) Computer Architecture
7 7 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.03%) Android Development
7 7 (6.03%) OOD
7 7 (6.03%) Regression Testing
8 6 (5.17%) Cross-Platform Development
8 6 (5.17%) Scrum
8 6 (5.17%) Web Development
9 5 (4.31%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.31%) OO
9 5 (4.31%) Open Source
9 5 (4.31%) Software Architecture
10 4 (3.45%) Multithreaded Programming
10 4 (3.45%) Multithreading
11 2 (1.72%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 104 (89.66%) C
2 98 (84.48%) C++
3 72 (62.07%) Python
4 65 (56.03%) Embedded C
5 48 (41.38%) Embedded C++
6 35 (30.17%) Java
7 20 (17.24%) Assembly Language
7 20 (17.24%) Perl
8 11 (9.48%) MATLAB
9 6 (5.17%) C#
9 6 (5.17%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.86%) VC++
Qualifications
1 54 (46.55%) Degree
2 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
3 16 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.59%) PhD
5 1 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 14 (12.07%) Firmware
2 1 (0.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (1.72%) QNX
1 2 (1.72%) SAP
2 1 (0.86%) Atmel
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