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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C++
Rank 102 104 107
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 17 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.93% 1.43% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 2.14% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1230 1358 1539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 67.36% 67.03% 74.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 1225 1341
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 22 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (90.91%) Software Engineering
3 18 (81.82%) C
4 15 (68.18%) Embedded C
5 11 (50.00%) Python
6 10 (45.45%) Degree
7 9 (40.91%) Assembly Language
7 9 (40.91%) ASIC
8 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
8 6 (27.27%) Firmware
8 6 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (22.73%) OOD
9 5 (22.73%) OO
10 4 (18.18%) Linux
10 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 3 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
11 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
11 3 (13.64%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (13.64%) TDD
11 3 (13.64%) 802.11
11 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
11 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (13.64%) Wireless
12 2 (9.09%) Electronics
12 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
12 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (9.09%) OpenGL
12 2 (9.09%) C#
12 2 (9.09%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (13.64%) Ethernet
1 3 (13.64%) 802.11
1 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (13.64%) Wireless
General
1 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) French Language
3 1 (4.55%) German Language
3 1 (4.55%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.55%) Japanese Language
3 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C++ Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Embedded C Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Embedded C Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) OpenGL
1 2 (9.09%) Direct3D
1 2 (9.09%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) ASIC
2 6 (27.27%) Firmware
2 6 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.55%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) OOD
2 5 (22.73%) OO
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) 3D Programming
5 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (81.82%) C
3 15 (68.18%) Embedded C
4 11 (50.00%) Python
5 9 (40.91%) Assembly Language
6 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
6 2 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Apple
1 1 (4.55%) QNX
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