The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank 97 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.083% 0.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
Embedded C++
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
613 866 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.17% 50.85% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 530 700 768
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Embedded C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Embedded C++
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Embedded C++ Salary Trend in Cheshire

Embedded C++
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
3 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) SCADA
4 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
5 2 (28.57%) Firmware
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (14.29%) Electronics
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Device Driver

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded C Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) C Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C/C++ Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) SCADA
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware