The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C++
Rank 99 102 123
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 17 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.97% 0.79% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 1.16% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 8
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £49,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Embedded C++
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1084 1033 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 61.66% 67.69% 71.16%
Number of salaries quoted 889 928 1287
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 2014.

Embedded C++ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 24 (100.00%) C++
2 23 (95.83%) Software Engineering
3 19 (79.17%) C
4 16 (66.67%) Embedded C
5 12 (50.00%) Linux
6 10 (41.67%) Python
7 9 (37.50%) Degree
8 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) Windows CE
9 6 (25.00%) Firmware
9 6 (25.00%) QNX
9 6 (25.00%) Electronics
9 6 (25.00%) Smartphone
10 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
10 5 (20.83%) 2G
10 5 (20.83%) 3G
10 5 (20.83%) VxWorks
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) LTE
10 5 (20.83%) 4G
11 4 (16.67%) High Availability
11 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
11 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (16.67%) Perl
11 4 (16.67%) MySQL
11 4 (16.67%) OO
11 4 (16.67%) Middleware
11 4 (16.67%) Device Driver

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (20.83%) 2G
1 5 (20.83%) 3G
1 5 (20.83%) LTE
1 5 (20.83%) 4G
2 3 (12.50%) GSM
2 3 (12.50%) UMTS
2 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 3 (12.50%) 802.11
2 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 6 (25.00%) Electronics
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.17%) Japanese Language
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Software Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Graduate
5 3 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Software Development Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Development Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Firmware
1 6 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
4 3 (12.50%) Physics
4 3 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 3 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (12.50%) ASIC
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (4.17%) STB
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Windows CE
4 5 (20.83%) VxWorks
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) High Availability
3 4 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) OOD
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (79.17%) C
3 16 (66.67%) Embedded C
4 10 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (20.83%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (16.67%) Perl
7 3 (12.50%) Assembly Language
7 3 (12.50%) MATLAB
8 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) QNX
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
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