The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded C/C++ Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C/C++ Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Rank 850 892 883
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 59 52 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.050% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.051% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 59 50 84
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93119 101042 107544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.53% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 79018 83306 88027
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Salary Trend in England

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +25 19 £45,000 +15.38% 2
London +31 17 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands +15 14 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East of England +18 5 £52,500 +13.51% 7
South West -22 3 £40,000 -17.09%
Yorkshire +8 1 £40,000 +17.64%
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
UK

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Embedded C/C++ Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded C/C++ Engineer in their job title.

1 110 (100.00%) C
1 110 (100.00%) C++
2 102 (92.73%) Software Engineering
3 47 (42.73%) Embedded C
4 46 (41.82%) Embedded C++
5 43 (39.09%) Firmware
6 41 (37.27%) Degree
7 38 (34.55%) Python
8 37 (33.64%) Embedded Systems
9 33 (30.00%) Manufacturing
10 30 (27.27%) Linux
11 29 (26.36%) Computer Science
12 27 (24.55%) Signal Processing
12 27 (24.55%) Unit Testing
13 26 (23.64%) Lua
14 24 (21.82%) Bash Shell
15 22 (20.00%) MATLAB
16 20 (18.18%) UML
17 19 (17.27%) Automotive
18 17 (15.45%) Simulink
18 17 (15.45%) Electronics
19 16 (14.55%) MISRA
20 15 (13.64%) Assembly Language
21 14 (12.73%) TargetLink
21 14 (12.73%) Video Content Analysis
21 14 (12.73%) Content Analysis
22 13 (11.82%) Digital Signal Processing
22 13 (11.82%) Ethernet
23 11 (10.00%) Profibus
23 11 (10.00%) CAN bus

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Embedded C/C++ Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded C/C++ Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.55%) Confluence
2 4 (3.64%) WinCC
3 1 (0.91%) Apache
3 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (15.45%) Simulink
2 14 (12.73%) TargetLink
3 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) Ethernet
2 11 (10.00%) Profibus
3 4 (3.64%) Bluetooth
3 4 (3.64%) Modbus
3 4 (3.64%) RS-232
3 4 (3.64%) RS-485
3 4 (3.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.82%) Wireless
4 2 (1.82%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.91%) SSL
5 1 (0.91%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.55%) JIRA
2 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.64%) Subversion
4 3 (2.73%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 33 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 19 (17.27%) Automotive
3 17 (15.45%) Electronics
4 5 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.64%) Advertising
6 3 (2.73%) Games
7 2 (1.82%) Finance
7 2 (1.82%) Marketing
7 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (4.55%) OpenCL
1 5 (4.55%) OpenCV
1 5 (4.55%) STL
2 4 (3.64%) Qt
3 3 (2.73%) .NET
3 3 (2.73%) HEVC
4 1 (0.91%) CORBA
4 1 (0.91%) HTML
4 1 (0.91%) SOAP
4 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (33.64%) Embedded Systems
2 29 (26.36%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.00%) CAN bus
3 11 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 11 (10.00%) Telematics
4 7 (6.36%) Streaming Video
5 6 (5.45%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.73%) CCTV
6 3 (2.73%) STB
7 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.91%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.91%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.91%) Physics
8 1 (0.91%) SCADA
8 1 (0.91%) Verilog
8 1 (0.91%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.27%) Linux
2 10 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (5.45%) Windows
4 4 (3.64%) Android
4 4 (3.64%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.73%) Unix
6 1 (0.91%) HPUX
6 1 (0.91%) pSOS
6 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (92.73%) Software Engineering
2 27 (24.55%) Signal Processing
2 27 (24.55%) Unit Testing
3 20 (18.18%) UML
4 14 (12.73%) Content Analysis
4 14 (12.73%) Video Content Analysis
5 13 (11.82%) Digital Signal Processing
6 11 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
7 9 (8.18%) Image Processing
8 8 (7.27%) Embedded Software Development
8 8 (7.27%) Multithreading
9 7 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (6.36%) Scrum
10 6 (5.45%) Defect Tracking
11 5 (4.55%) Machine Learning
11 5 (4.55%) Software Testing
12 3 (2.73%) Open Source
12 3 (2.73%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (2.73%) SysML
12 3 (2.73%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 110 (100.00%) C
1 110 (100.00%) C++
2 47 (42.73%) Embedded C
3 46 (41.82%) Embedded C++
4 38 (34.55%) Python
5 26 (23.64%) Lua
6 24 (21.82%) Bash Shell
7 22 (20.00%) MATLAB
8 15 (13.64%) Assembly Language
9 7 (6.36%) Java
9 7 (6.36%) R
10 5 (4.55%) C#
11 3 (2.73%) VB
12 2 (1.82%) ANSI C
12 2 (1.82%) SQL
13 1 (0.91%) Delphi
13 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (37.27%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.55%) MISRA
2 11 (10.00%) MISRA C
3 5 (4.55%) ISO13485
4 4 (3.64%) GAMP
4 4 (3.64%) GMP
5 2 (1.82%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 43 (39.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (4.55%) Atlassian
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.82%) SAP
3 1 (0.91%) Atmel
3 1 (0.91%) QNX
3 1 (0.91%) Twitter
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