Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Systems over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 131 155
Rank change year-on-year +8 +24 -33
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 87 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.10% 1.40% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.97% 3.13% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 66 45 28
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £38,250 £37,500 £34,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,250 £78,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Embedded Systems is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2192 1564 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 52.95% 44.57% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1674 1269 1472
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,625
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +1.19%

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Systems in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Embedded Systems in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Systems in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded Systems in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Systems
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 Systems within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 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 -3 76 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Peterborough -6 4 - -
Embedded Systems
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded Systems 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 Systems.

1 64 (73.56%) C
2 51 (58.62%) Python
3 50 (57.47%) C++
4 41 (47.13%) Software Engineering
5 39 (44.83%) Wireless
6 34 (39.08%) Linux
6 34 (39.08%) Embedded C
7 30 (34.48%) Mathematics
8 23 (26.44%) Degree
8 23 (26.44%) Wi-Fi
8 23 (26.44%) Bluetooth
9 20 (22.99%) Computer Science
10 19 (21.84%) Windows
11 18 (20.69%) Test Automation
12 17 (19.54%) SQL
12 17 (19.54%) Embedded C++
13 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (16.09%) Physics
15 13 (14.94%) Life Science
15 13 (14.94%) Statistics
15 13 (14.94%) HTML
15 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
15 13 (14.94%) Linux Kernel Development
16 11 (12.64%) MATLAB
16 11 (12.64%) Assembly Language
16 11 (12.64%) Algorithms
17 10 (11.49%) Electronics
18 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
18 9 (10.34%) Test Scripting
18 9 (10.34%) Mentoring

Embedded Systems
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 4 (4.60%) Simulink
2 1 (1.15%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 39 (44.83%) Wireless
2 23 (26.44%) Bluetooth
2 23 (26.44%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (4.60%) Ethernet
3 4 (4.60%) FlexRay
4 2 (2.30%) 802.11
4 2 (2.30%) Internet
5 1 (1.15%) LTE
5 1 (1.15%) SCTP
5 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.60%) ClearCase
2 4 (4.60%) Hudson
3 2 (2.30%) Selenium
General
1 10 (11.49%) Electronics
2 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.75%) Automotive
4 4 (4.60%) Aerospace
4 4 (4.60%) Military
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Finance
6 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (54.02%) Embedded Engineer
2 35 (40.23%) Embedded C Engineer
3 29 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 27 (31.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 24 (27.59%) C Software Engineer
5 24 (27.59%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 23 (26.44%) C++ Software Engineer
6 23 (26.44%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 23 (26.44%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (24.14%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 21 (24.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (24.14%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 21 (24.14%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (17.24%) Architect
8 15 (17.24%) Test Engineer
9 14 (16.09%) Systems Test Engineer
10 13 (14.94%) Software Architect
10 13 (14.94%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (13.79%) Developer
12 7 (8.05%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) HTML
2 2 (2.30%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.30%) HEVC
2 2 (2.30%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.15%) POSIX
3 1 (1.15%) Qt
3 1 (1.15%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.94%) Life Science
3 11 (12.64%) Algorithms
4 8 (9.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (8.05%) VHDL
6 2 (2.30%) Acoustics
6 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.15%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.15%) CPLD
7 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.15%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.08%) Linux
2 19 (21.84%) Windows
3 5 (5.75%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (4.60%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.13%) Software Engineering
2 30 (34.48%) Mathematics
3 18 (20.69%) Test Automation
4 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (16.09%) Physics
6 13 (14.94%) Linux Kernel Development
6 13 (14.94%) Statistics
7 9 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.34%) Test Scripting
8 7 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.90%) FPGA Design
10 5 (5.75%) 3D Modelling
10 5 (5.75%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (5.75%) Machine Learning
11 4 (4.60%) Android Development
11 4 (4.60%) Coaching
11 4 (4.60%) Signal Processing
11 4 (4.60%) TOGAF
11 4 (4.60%) V-Model
11 4 (4.60%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 64 (73.56%) C
2 51 (58.62%) Python
3 50 (57.47%) C++
4 34 (39.08%) Embedded C
5 17 (19.54%) Embedded C++
5 17 (19.54%) SQL
6 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
7 11 (12.64%) Assembly Language
7 11 (12.64%) MATLAB
8 4 (4.60%) Groovy
8 4 (4.60%) Java
8 4 (4.60%) Perl
9 2 (2.30%) C#
10 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (26.44%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) PhD
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) ISO 26262
2 1 (1.15%) IEC 62304
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Firmware
1 3 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (6.90%) Xilinx
2 4 (4.60%) MathWorks
2 4 (4.60%) Perforce
3 2 (2.30%) EMC
4 1 (1.15%) Altera
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle
4 1 (1.15%) SAP