The median annual salary for a Embedded Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 63 128 110
Rank change year-on-year +65 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 60 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.49% 0.46% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 0.48% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38 10 18
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1644 2105 2015
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.53% 97.45% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1656 1654
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +45 48 £45,000 - 12
Peterborough - 3 £40,000 -
Embedded Software Engineer
East of England

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 80 (75.47%) C++
3 79 (74.53%) C
4 63 (59.43%) Python
5 58 (54.72%) Degree
6 50 (47.17%) Linux
7 45 (42.45%) Wireless
8 43 (40.57%) Bluetooth
9 41 (38.68%) Embedded C
10 40 (37.74%) Electronics
11 38 (35.85%) Mathematics
12 34 (32.08%) Computer Science
13 33 (31.13%) Java
14 27 (25.47%) Wi-Fi
14 27 (25.47%) Perl
14 27 (25.47%) Windows
15 25 (23.58%) Embedded C++
15 25 (23.58%) Android
16 19 (17.92%) Telecoms
17 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
18 16 (15.09%) MATLAB
19 15 (14.15%) 802.11
19 15 (14.15%) Embedded Systems
19 15 (14.15%) Embedded Software Development
19 15 (14.15%) Android Development
19 15 (14.15%) 802.1X
19 15 (14.15%) Cross-Platform Development
20 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
20 12 (11.32%) Linux Command Line
21 11 (10.38%) Firmware

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (2.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 45 (42.45%) Wireless
2 43 (40.57%) Bluetooth
3 27 (25.47%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (14.15%) 802.11
5 3 (2.83%) Internet
5 3 (2.83%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.94%) 3G
6 1 (0.94%) 4G
6 1 (0.94%) GSM
6 1 (0.94%) LTE
6 1 (0.94%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.94%) Redmine
General
1 40 (37.74%) Electronics
2 19 (17.92%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.55%) Automotive
4 4 (3.77%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.83%) Finance
5 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.83%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) French Language
6 1 (0.94%) German Language
6 1 (0.94%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.94%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.15%) 802.1X
2 10 (9.43%) POSIX
3 3 (2.83%) Qt
4 1 (0.94%) HTML
4 1 (0.94%) HTML5
4 1 (0.94%) MFC
4 1 (0.94%) OpenEmbedded
4 1 (0.94%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 34 (32.08%) Computer Science
2 15 (14.15%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (11.32%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (2.83%) Home Automation
5 2 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.89%) VHDL
6 1 (0.94%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.94%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.94%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 50 (47.17%) Linux
2 27 (25.47%) Windows
3 25 (23.58%) Android
4 9 (8.49%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 3 (2.83%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.83%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (2.83%) VxWorks
6 2 (1.89%) ThreadX
6 2 (1.89%) Unix
7 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (35.85%) Mathematics
3 15 (14.15%) Android Development
3 15 (14.15%) Cross-Platform Development
3 15 (14.15%) Embedded Software Development
4 10 (9.43%) Computer Architecture
4 10 (9.43%) Physics
5 9 (8.49%) Multithreaded Programming
5 9 (8.49%) Multithreading
6 5 (4.72%) Software Architecture
7 4 (3.77%) Video Processing
8 3 (2.83%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.83%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (2.83%) Programme Management
8 3 (2.83%) Signal Processing
9 2 (1.89%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.89%) Machine Learning
10 1 (0.94%) Open Source
10 1 (0.94%) Telematics
10 1 (0.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 80 (75.47%) C++
2 79 (74.53%) C
3 63 (59.43%) Python
4 41 (38.68%) Embedded C
5 33 (31.13%) Java
6 27 (25.47%) Perl
7 25 (23.58%) Embedded C++
8 16 (15.09%) MATLAB
9 8 (7.55%) Assembly Language
10 5 (4.72%) C#
11 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (54.72%) Degree
2 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) PhD
System Software
1 11 (10.38%) Firmware
2 2 (1.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (6.60%) QNX
2 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.72%) Atmel
3 5 (4.72%) Dell
3 5 (4.72%) HP
4 3 (2.83%) SAP
5 1 (0.94%) Motorola
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Attractive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 15 days ago