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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C++ Engineer
Rank 889 906 863
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -43
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Engineer 14 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.028% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.030% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 16
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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
Top 18 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 17 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
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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 +12 13 £45,000 +9.09% 1
South East -18 5 £42,500 +6.25%
North West - 5 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £47,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
Warrington - 3 £47,500 -
City of London +29 2 £42,000 -6.66%
London +12 2 £42,000 -6.66%
Surrey +10 2 £42,500 -19.04%
Hampshire +1 2 £45,000 -2.70%
Redhill - 2 £42,500 -
Fareham - 2 £45,000 -
Scotland +17 1 £45,000 -
South West -12 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Brighton -20 1 £40,000 -
East Sussex -23 1 £40,000 -
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 -

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (100.00%) C++
1 23 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
3 14 (60.87%) C
4 13 (56.52%) Linux
5 12 (52.17%) OO
5 12 (52.17%) Multithreading
6 11 (47.83%) UML
7 10 (43.48%) Electronics
8 9 (39.13%) Embedded Software Development
8 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
9 8 (34.78%) Embedded Linux
9 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (30.43%) Windows
10 7 (30.43%) Degree
11 5 (21.74%) Pair Programming
11 5 (21.74%) Scrum
11 5 (21.74%) HNC
11 5 (21.74%) HND
11 5 (21.74%) OOD
11 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
11 5 (21.74%) Windows CE
11 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
11 5 (21.74%) Qt
11 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
11 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (17.39%) Algorithms

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) RTP
General
1 10 (43.48%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Qt
2 2 (8.70%) GStreamer
2 2 (8.70%) QML
2 2 (8.70%) MFC
2 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
2 4 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
3 2 (8.70%) Streaming Video
3 2 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (8.70%) SystemC
4 1 (4.35%) SCADA
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
4 5 (21.74%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
2 12 (52.17%) OO
2 12 (52.17%) Multithreading
3 11 (47.83%) UML
4 9 (39.13%) Embedded Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) Pair Programming
6 5 (21.74%) OOD
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
6 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C++
1 23 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 14 (60.87%) C
3 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) HNC
2 5 (21.74%) HND
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Green Hills
1 2 (8.70%) Atmel
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) Freescale
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Edgar Cowen
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