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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C++ Engineer
Rank 862 843 854
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Engineer 13 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.033% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.035% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 15
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Embedded C++ Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top 15 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 4 March 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
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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 -19 13 £42,500 - 3
South East -31 7 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
North West - 3 £47,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
Warrington - 3 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey -5 2 £42,500 -19.04%
Brighton -22 2 £40,000 -
East Sussex -23 2 £40,000 -
London - 2 £42,000 -
Redhill - 2 £42,500 -
City of London - 2 £42,000 -
South West -18 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Fareham - 1 £45,000 - 1

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) C++
1 28 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
3 21 (75.00%) C
4 15 (53.57%) Linux
5 14 (50.00%) OO
6 13 (46.43%) Embedded C
7 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
7 10 (35.71%) Degree
7 10 (35.71%) Electronics
7 10 (35.71%) UML
8 9 (32.14%) Windows
8 9 (32.14%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
10 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (21.43%) OOD
11 6 (21.43%) ISO 9001
12 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
12 5 (17.86%) Windows CE
12 5 (17.86%) OOP
12 5 (17.86%) HND
12 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
13 4 (14.29%) Middleware
13 4 (14.29%) Device Driver
14 3 (10.71%) Scrum
14 3 (10.71%) HNC
14 3 (10.71%) Python
14 3 (10.71%) JSON

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) RTP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) PVCS
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.57%) GCC
2 1 (3.57%) GDB
General
1 10 (35.71%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) JSON
2 3 (10.71%) Qt
2 3 (10.71%) RESTful
3 2 (7.14%) MFC
3 2 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) GStreamer
4 1 (3.57%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
4 4 (14.29%) Device Driver
5 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
5 3 (10.71%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (3.57%) Streaming Video
7 1 (3.57%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Windows CE
5 2 (7.14%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 14 (50.00%) OO
3 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
3 10 (35.71%) UML
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) OOD
7 5 (17.86%) OOP
8 3 (10.71%) Scrum
8 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
8 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
1 28 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 21 (75.00%) C
3 13 (46.43%) Embedded C
4 3 (10.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) HND
3 3 (10.71%) HNC
4 2 (7.14%) VCP4
5 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Atmel
1 2 (7.14%) Green Hills
2 1 (3.57%) Freescale
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