The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C++
Rank 112 113 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 11 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.61% 0.54% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 0.81% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1129 1111 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.55% 66.85% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1014 1153
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Embedded C++
Cambridgeshire

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C++ across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Embedded C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Embedded C++
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C++ across the Cambridge region.

Embedded C++ Salary Trend in Cambridge

Embedded C++
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C++ across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Embedded C++ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Embedded C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C++.

1 26 (100.00%) C++
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (76.92%) C
3 17 (65.38%) Embedded C
4 11 (42.31%) Python
4 11 (42.31%) Degree
5 10 (38.46%) Firmware
6 9 (34.62%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Assembly Language
7 8 (30.77%) ASIC
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) Windows CE
9 6 (23.08%) QNX
9 6 (23.08%) Electronics
10 5 (19.23%) VxWorks
10 5 (19.23%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (19.23%) Smartphone
11 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
12 3 (11.54%) 802.11
12 3 (11.54%) OO
12 3 (11.54%) OOD
12 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
12 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
12 3 (11.54%) TDD
12 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
12 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
12 3 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 2 (7.69%) Physics

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Embedded C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) 802.11
1 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
1 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (23.08%) Electronics
2 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.85%) French Language
3 1 (3.85%) German Language
3 1 (3.85%) Italian Language
3 1 (3.85%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Software Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded C Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C++ Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Graduate
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Field Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Firmware
2 8 (30.77%) ASIC
3 5 (19.23%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (19.23%) Smartphone
4 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
5 3 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (7.69%) Physics
7 1 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (3.85%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) Windows CE
4 5 (19.23%) VxWorks
5 1 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.54%) OO
2 3 (11.54%) OOD
2 3 (11.54%) TDD
3 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (76.92%) C
3 17 (65.38%) Embedded C
4 11 (42.31%) Python
5 8 (30.77%) Assembly Language
6 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) QNX
2 1 (3.85%) Apple
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