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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Embedded Systems
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 131 107
Rank change year-on-year +40 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 35 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.06% 0.23% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.58% 0.55% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 20
Median salary £53,750 £68,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.81% +44.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £60,750 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Embedded Systems is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 765 912 920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.95% 41.93% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 574 675 734
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Embedded Systems
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 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 +36 35 £53,750 -21.81% 7
Peterborough - 2 £53,750 -
Embedded Systems
East of England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 33 (64.71%) Python
2 30 (58.82%) Wireless
3 28 (54.90%) C
3 28 (54.90%) Degree
4 27 (52.94%) C++
5 26 (50.98%) Mathematics
6 25 (49.02%) Firmware
7 22 (43.14%) Software Engineering
8 21 (41.18%) Telecoms
9 20 (39.22%) Configuration Management
10 19 (37.25%) Computer Science
11 18 (35.29%) Automated Testing
12 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (33.33%) Electronics
12 17 (33.33%) Bluetooth
13 16 (31.37%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (29.41%) Test Automation
15 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
16 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (25.49%) Test Scripting
17 12 (23.53%) Perl
18 11 (21.57%) POSIX
18 11 (21.57%) Computer Architecture
18 11 (21.57%) Embedded Software Development
19 9 (17.65%) Android
19 9 (17.65%) Windows
20 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
21 6 (11.76%) Linux
21 6 (11.76%) Java
22 5 (9.80%) Finance

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 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.92%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (58.82%) Wireless
2 17 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 16 (31.37%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.96%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.84%) CppUnit
2 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.96%) Redmine
General
1 21 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 17 (33.33%) Electronics
3 5 (9.80%) Finance
4 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Publishing
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 17 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 16 (31.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (29.41%) Test Engineer
5 14 (27.45%) Development Engineer
5 14 (27.45%) Systems Test Engineer
5 14 (27.45%) Test Development Engineer
6 12 (23.53%) Graduate
6 12 (23.53%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
6 12 (23.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Android Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Architect
9 3 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.92%) iOS Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) POSIX
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) HTML5
3 3 (5.88%) WebKit
3 3 (5.88%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) OpenCL
4 2 (3.92%) OpenGL
4 2 (3.92%) Qt
5 1 (1.96%) MFC
5 1 (1.96%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Computer Science
2 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (5.88%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.92%) ASIC
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (3.92%) VHDL
6 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) Handset
6 1 (1.96%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Android
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Mathematics
2 22 (43.14%) Software Engineering
3 20 (39.22%) Configuration Management
4 18 (35.29%) Automated Testing
5 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (29.41%) Test Automation
7 13 (25.49%) Test Scripting
8 11 (21.57%) Computer Architecture
8 11 (21.57%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.80%) Software Architecture
10 3 (5.88%) Android Development
10 3 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (5.88%) Signal Processing
11 2 (3.92%) Digital Signal Processing
11 2 (3.92%) iOS Development
11 2 (3.92%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.92%) Schematic Capture
11 2 (3.92%) Scrum
12 1 (1.96%) FPGA Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) Python
2 28 (54.90%) C
3 27 (52.94%) C++
4 12 (23.53%) Perl
5 6 (11.76%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 3 (5.88%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.92%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.92%) Scala
8 1 (1.96%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 28 (54.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) PhD
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 25 (49.02%) Firmware
2 1 (1.96%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Motorola
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
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