The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C++
Rank - - 227
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Embedded C++
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3439 4033 3991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.15% 54.73% 58.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2962 3360 3559
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Embedded C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Embedded C++
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Embedded C++ Salary Trend in the North West

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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++
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded C
3 5 (71.43%) UML
3 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Electronics
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) Windows CE
5 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
5 3 (42.86%) HNC
5 3 (42.86%) HND
5 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (28.57%) MVVM
6 2 (28.57%) .NET Compact Framework
6 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) C#

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) COM
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) WPF
1 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
1 2 (28.57%) LINQ
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Compact Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (14.29%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows CE
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) UML
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) MVVM
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded C
2 6 (85.71%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) HNC
2 3 (42.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft