The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded C++ Software 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++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Rank 882 877 879
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Software Engineer 10 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.017% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.018% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
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 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Embedded C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Embedded C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +2 10 £45,000 +12.50%
South East -16 5 £42,500 +6.25%
North West - 3 £47,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
Warrington - 3 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £47,500 -
Hampshire +1 2 £45,000 -2.70%
East Sussex -27 2 £40,000 -
Brighton -27 2 £40,000 -
Fareham - 2 £45,000 -
London - 2 £42,000 -
City of London - 2 £42,000 -
Surrey +3 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Redhill - 1 £42,500 -

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded C++ Software 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++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) C++
1 24 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (83.33%) C
3 13 (54.17%) Linux
4 11 (45.83%) UML
4 11 (45.83%) OO
4 11 (45.83%) Embedded C
5 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) Electronics
6 9 (37.50%) Degree
6 9 (37.50%) Windows
7 8 (33.33%) Multithreading
7 8 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (29.17%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (29.17%) ISO 9001
9 6 (25.00%) Windows CE
9 6 (25.00%) HND
9 6 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) Device Driver
11 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
11 4 (16.67%) Middleware
11 4 (16.67%) HNC
11 4 (16.67%) OOP
11 4 (16.67%) OOD
11 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 4 (16.67%) Scrum

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded C++ Software 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++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) RTP
2 2 (8.33%) Wireless
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) PVCS
1 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 10 (41.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
1 4 (16.67%) Qt
2 3 (12.50%) RESTful
2 3 (12.50%) JSON
3 2 (8.33%) MFC
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) GStreamer
3 2 (8.33%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (20.83%) Device Driver
4 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (8.33%) Streaming Video
5 2 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Windows CE
5 2 (8.33%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (45.83%) UML
2 11 (45.83%) OO
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 8 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 4 (16.67%) OOD
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) OOP
6 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
1 24 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 20 (83.33%) C
3 11 (45.83%) Embedded C
4 3 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) HND
3 4 (16.67%) HNC
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) ISO 9001
2 2 (8.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Green Hills
1 2 (8.33%) Atmel