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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++ Engineer
Rank 817 874 861
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Engineer 135 97 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.091% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 128 89 144
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
99560 107062 114531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.23% 96.48% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 83662 87327 92673
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
England +64 123 £40,000 - 23
South East +41 41 £45,000 +5.88% 5
East Sussex +34 25 £50,000 +33.33% 2
London +32 25 £37,500 -10.71% 3
Brighton +27 25 £50,000 +33.33% 1
East of England +25 22 £40,000 -8.57% 6
Surbiton - 20 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire - 19 £40,000 -
East Midlands +12 16 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Hemel Hempstead - 12 £37,500 -
North West +36 10 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Manchester - 10 £35,000 - 3
Derbyshire -2 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derby -7 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South West -5 7 £44,000 -5.37%
Hampshire +18 5 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 5 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Watford - 5 £40,000 -
Mansfield - 5 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +4 3 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Cambridge +3 3 £52,500 +20.00% 6
Scotland 0 3 £31,500 -30.00%
Surrey -12 3 £26,500 -41.11%
Gloucester - 3 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £31,500 -
Wales - 3 £37,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +4 2 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Mid Wales - 2 - - 1

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 214 (100.00%) C++
2 184 (85.98%) C
3 180 (84.11%) Software Engineering
4 102 (47.66%) Degree
5 82 (38.32%) Linux
6 76 (35.51%) Embedded C++
7 66 (30.84%) Embedded C
8 65 (30.37%) Firmware
9 63 (29.44%) Electronics
10 61 (28.50%) Computer Science
11 59 (27.57%) Embedded Systems
12 45 (21.03%) Python
13 41 (19.16%) Signal Processing
14 36 (16.82%) Manufacturing
15 30 (14.02%) Software Testing
16 27 (12.62%) Windows
16 27 (12.62%) Unit Testing
17 26 (12.15%) Lua
18 24 (11.21%) Multithreading
18 24 (11.21%) Bash Shell
18 24 (11.21%) OO
18 24 (11.21%) UML
19 23 (10.75%) MATLAB
19 23 (10.75%) Embedded Linux
20 22 (10.28%) Embedded Software Development
21 19 (8.88%) Line Management
21 19 (8.88%) Project Management
21 19 (8.88%) Automated Testing
21 19 (8.88%) Automotive
22 18 (8.41%) TCP/IP

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (2.34%) Confluence
2 4 (1.87%) WinCC
3 1 (0.47%) Apache
3 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (7.94%) Simulink
2 14 (6.54%) TargetLink
3 5 (2.34%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.41%) Ethernet
1 18 (8.41%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.14%) Profibus
3 7 (3.27%) Modbus
4 5 (2.34%) Bluetooth
4 5 (2.34%) RS-232
4 5 (2.34%) RS-485
5 4 (1.87%) Wireless
6 2 (0.93%) 802.11
6 2 (0.93%) PPP
6 2 (0.93%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.47%) Internet
7 1 (0.47%) SSL
7 1 (0.47%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 14 (6.54%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.80%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.34%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.34%) JIRA
3 5 (2.34%) Subversion
4 3 (1.40%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.47%) LabVIEW
General
1 63 (29.44%) Electronics
2 36 (16.82%) Manufacturing
3 19 (8.88%) Automotive
4 5 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.87%) Advertising
6 3 (1.40%) Games
7 2 (0.93%) Finance
7 2 (0.93%) Marketing
7 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.74%) STL
2 7 (3.27%) Qt
3 6 (2.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (2.34%) .NET
4 5 (2.34%) OpenCL
4 5 (2.34%) OpenCV
5 3 (1.40%) HEVC
6 2 (0.93%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.93%) MFC
7 1 (0.47%) CORBA
7 1 (0.47%) HTML
7 1 (0.47%) SOAP
7 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (28.50%) Computer Science
2 59 (27.57%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (7.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 11 (5.14%) CAN bus
4 11 (5.14%) Driving Licence
4 11 (5.14%) Telematics
5 7 (3.27%) Device Driver
5 7 (3.27%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.27%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.27%) Streaming Video
6 6 (2.80%) Mechatronics
7 5 (2.34%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.34%) Robotics
8 4 (1.87%) iPad
9 3 (1.40%) CCTV
9 3 (1.40%) STB
10 2 (0.93%) Physics
10 2 (0.93%) VHDL
11 1 (0.47%) Arduino
11 1 (0.47%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 82 (38.32%) Linux
2 27 (12.62%) Windows
3 23 (10.75%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (3.27%) Android
5 6 (2.80%) VxWorks
6 4 (1.87%) Unix
7 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.93%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.47%) HPUX
8 1 (0.47%) pSOS
8 1 (0.47%) Solaris
8 1 (0.47%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (84.11%) Software Engineering
2 41 (19.16%) Signal Processing
3 30 (14.02%) Software Testing
4 27 (12.62%) Unit Testing
5 24 (11.21%) Multithreading
5 24 (11.21%) OO
5 24 (11.21%) UML
6 22 (10.28%) Embedded Software Development
7 19 (8.88%) Automated Testing
7 19 (8.88%) Line Management
7 19 (8.88%) Project Management
8 18 (8.41%) Image Processing
9 16 (7.48%) Digital Signal Processing
10 14 (6.54%) Content Analysis
10 14 (6.54%) Video Content Analysis
11 11 (5.14%) Schematic Capture
12 10 (4.67%) Analytics
12 10 (4.67%) Defect Tracking
12 10 (4.67%) Video Processing
13 9 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 214 (100.00%) C++
2 184 (85.98%) C
3 76 (35.51%) Embedded C++
4 66 (30.84%) Embedded C
5 45 (21.03%) Python
6 26 (12.15%) Lua
7 24 (11.21%) Bash Shell
8 23 (10.75%) MATLAB
9 16 (7.48%) Assembly Language
10 12 (5.61%) C#
11 11 (5.14%) Java
12 7 (3.27%) R
13 4 (1.87%) VB
14 2 (0.93%) ANSI C
14 2 (0.93%) SQL
14 2 (0.93%) VC++
15 1 (0.47%) Delphi
15 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 102 (47.66%) Degree
2 13 (6.07%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.61%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.34%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.48%) MISRA
2 11 (5.14%) MISRA C
3 5 (2.34%) ISO13485
4 4 (1.87%) GAMP
4 4 (1.87%) GMP
5 3 (1.40%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 65 (30.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (2.80%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.34%) Atlassian
3 3 (1.40%) Intel
4 2 (0.93%) SAP
4 2 (0.93%) Twitter
5 1 (0.47%) Atmel
5 1 (0.47%) QNX
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Welshpool, Powys
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Stock Options
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 28 days ago