The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C++
Rank 209 214 220
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 29 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 7
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
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 South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3372 3095 3267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.86% 56.47% 59.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2927 2749 2918
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Embedded C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Embedded C++
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Embedded C++ Salary Trend in the South West

Embedded C++
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C++ across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Embedded C++ Salary Histogram in the South West

Embedded C++
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
Wiltshire +13 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Gloucestershire -10 8 £38,500 -16.75% 2
Dorset - 7 £42,500 -
Devon - 2 £40,750 - 2
Embedded C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 37 (100.00%) C++
2 31 (83.78%) C
3 29 (78.38%) Embedded C
4 21 (56.76%) Firmware
4 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
5 14 (37.84%) UML
6 9 (24.32%) Linux
6 9 (24.32%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
7 8 (21.62%) Electronics
7 8 (21.62%) Degree
8 7 (18.92%) Automotive
9 6 (16.22%) IBM
9 6 (16.22%) Finance
9 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
9 6 (16.22%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (10.81%) OO
10 4 (10.81%) VHDL
10 4 (10.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
11 3 (8.11%) MS Project
11 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
11 3 (8.11%) PhD
11 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (5.41%) C#
12 2 (5.41%) Perl
12 2 (5.41%) Python
12 2 (5.41%) OOD
12 2 (5.41%) Verilog

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 3 (8.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Broadband
1 1 (2.70%) GSM
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
1 1 (2.70%) FTP
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (21.62%) Electronics
2 7 (18.92%) Automotive
3 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
3 6 (16.22%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Software Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 12 (32.43%) Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Firmware Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Firmware Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.41%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (5.41%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Programmer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) FPGA Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Ajax
1 1 (2.70%) JSON
1 1 (2.70%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (10.81%) VHDL
2 4 (10.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows CE
2 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
2 14 (37.84%) UML
3 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
4 6 (16.22%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) OO
6 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.41%) Regression Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (5.41%) Signal Processing
7 2 (5.41%) OOD
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.70%) TDD
8 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Kanban
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.70%) Android Development
8 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C++
2 31 (83.78%) C
3 29 (78.38%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) PhD
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) IBM
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Xilinx
4 1 (2.70%) Freescale
4 1 (2.70%) EMC
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