The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded C++ Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C++ Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++ Engineer
Rank 850 857 801
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -56
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Engineer 84 93 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.087% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.091% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 82 83 127
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Embedded C++ Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Embedded C++ Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded C++ Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Engineer within the UK.

Embedded C++ Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded C++ Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Engineer over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Embedded C++ Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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
England +2 80 £40,000 - 11
South East +36 37 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East Sussex +26 21 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Brighton +22 21 £45,000 +12.50%
London +9 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East of England -7 6 £40,000 -3.03% 4
Surbiton - 6 £35,000 -
Cheshire +26 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
North West +22 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Hertfordshire +1 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Yorkshire -3 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Oxfordshire - 5 £40,000 -
Hampshire +11 4 £31,750 -15.33% 1
South West +2 4 £50,000 +17.64% 1
East Midlands -5 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Portsmouth - 4 £31,750 -
Watford - 4 £40,000 -
Crewe - 3 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Bristol - 3 £55,000 - 1
Wales +8 2 £37,500 - 2
Coventry 0 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Derby -10 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derbyshire -14 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Midlands -22 2 £35,000 -15.15%
Nottinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £40,000 -
Newport - 2 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded 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++ Engineer in their job title.

1 162 (100.00%) C++
2 142 (87.65%) Software Engineering
3 135 (83.33%) C
4 71 (43.83%) Embedded C++
5 55 (33.95%) Embedded C
5 55 (33.95%) Firmware
5 55 (33.95%) Linux
6 52 (32.10%) Degree
7 50 (30.86%) Embedded Systems
8 48 (29.63%) Python
9 34 (20.99%) Electronics
10 33 (20.37%) Manufacturing
11 31 (19.14%) Computer Science
12 27 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
12 27 (16.67%) Windows
13 24 (14.81%) Signal Processing
13 24 (14.81%) OO
13 24 (14.81%) Assembly Language
14 23 (14.20%) UML
14 23 (14.20%) Embedded Linux
14 23 (14.20%) Lua
15 22 (13.58%) Unit Testing
16 21 (12.96%) Bash Shell
16 21 (12.96%) Software Testing
16 21 (12.96%) MATLAB
17 19 (11.73%) Ethernet
17 19 (11.73%) C#
18 18 (11.11%) Automotive
19 17 (10.49%) Digital Signal Processing
20 16 (9.88%) MISRA

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded 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++ Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.09%) Confluence
2 4 (2.47%) WinCC
3 1 (0.62%) Apache
3 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (9.88%) Simulink
2 13 (8.02%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.73%) Ethernet
2 14 (8.64%) Bluetooth
2 14 (8.64%) RS-232
2 14 (8.64%) RS-485
2 14 (8.64%) TCP/IP
3 11 (6.79%) Wireless
3 11 (6.79%) ZigBee
4 10 (6.17%) Profibus
5 4 (2.47%) Modbus
6 3 (1.85%) Internet
7 2 (1.23%) LAN
7 2 (1.23%) WAN
8 1 (0.62%) SNMP
8 1 (0.62%) SSL
8 1 (0.62%) VPN
Development Applications
1 8 (4.94%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.70%) JIRA
3 5 (3.09%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.47%) Subversion
5 3 (1.85%) LabVIEW
5 3 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (20.99%) Electronics
2 33 (20.37%) Manufacturing
3 18 (11.11%) Automotive
4 5 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.47%) Advertising
5 4 (2.47%) Finance
5 4 (2.47%) Marketing
5 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.94%) STL
2 7 (4.32%) Qt
3 6 (3.70%) .NET
4 5 (3.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (3.09%) OpenCL
4 5 (3.09%) OpenCV
5 1 (0.62%) CORBA
5 1 (0.62%) HTML
5 1 (0.62%) SOAP
5 1 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.86%) Embedded Systems
2 31 (19.14%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.17%) CAN bus
3 10 (6.17%) Driving Licence
3 10 (6.17%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.17%) Telematics
4 8 (4.94%) Mathematics
5 7 (4.32%) Streaming Video
6 6 (3.70%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.70%) Device Driver
7 5 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.85%) Physics
9 2 (1.23%) Mechatronics
9 2 (1.23%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.62%) Arduino
10 1 (0.62%) Contactless
10 1 (0.62%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.62%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.62%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 55 (33.95%) Linux
2 27 (16.67%) Windows
3 23 (14.20%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (4.94%) Android
5 5 (3.09%) Unix
6 4 (2.47%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.85%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.23%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.62%) HPUX
9 1 (0.62%) pSOS
9 1 (0.62%) Solaris
9 1 (0.62%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (87.65%) Software Engineering
2 27 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 24 (14.81%) OO
3 24 (14.81%) Signal Processing
4 23 (14.20%) UML
5 22 (13.58%) Unit Testing
6 21 (12.96%) Software Testing
7 17 (10.49%) Digital Signal Processing
8 15 (9.26%) Multithreading
9 10 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (6.17%) Image Processing
9 10 (6.17%) Schematic Capture
10 9 (5.56%) Scrum
11 8 (4.94%) OOP
12 7 (4.32%) Automated Testing
12 7 (4.32%) Defect Tracking
12 7 (4.32%) Line Management
12 7 (4.32%) Project Management
12 7 (4.32%) Systems Analysis
13 5 (3.09%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 162 (100.00%) C++
2 135 (83.33%) C
3 71 (43.83%) Embedded C++
4 55 (33.95%) Embedded C
5 48 (29.63%) Python
6 24 (14.81%) Assembly Language
7 23 (14.20%) Lua
8 21 (12.96%) Bash Shell
8 21 (12.96%) MATLAB
9 19 (11.73%) C#
10 13 (8.02%) Java
11 7 (4.32%) R
12 4 (2.47%) VB
13 1 (0.62%) ANSI C
13 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.62%) Perl
13 1 (0.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (32.10%) Degree
2 9 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.09%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.62%) HNC
4 1 (0.62%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.88%) MISRA
2 11 (6.79%) MISRA C
3 5 (3.09%) ISO13485
4 4 (2.47%) GAMP
4 4 (2.47%) GMP
5 3 (1.85%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 55 (33.95%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (5.56%) Intel
2 5 (3.09%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.47%) SAP
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.23%) QNX
5 1 (0.62%) Apple
5 1 (0.62%) Atmel
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco
5 1 (0.62%) Twitter
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