The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C++ skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank 823 772 858
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +86
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 125 199 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 115 174 137
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53582 56345 63050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.86% 50.93% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 46315 47874 53315
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Embedded C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded C++
Salary Trend

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

Embedded C++ Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded C++
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Embedded C++ Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded C++
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++ within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
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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 -67 115 £40,000 - 30
South East +19 39 £44,000 +3.52% 10
East of England +12 30 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Hertfordshire - 19 £40,000 -
East Midlands -3 16 £35,000 -12.50% 4
West Sussex -8 13 £37,500 -11.76%
South West -28 13 £40,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 12 £37,500 -
Worthing -2 11 £37,500 -11.76%
Surrey +16 10 £37,500 -9.09% 4
Derbyshire -5 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derby -18 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Midlands -19 9 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Suffolk - 8 £19,000 - 1
Ipswich - 8 £19,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +1 7 £39,500 +2.59% 1
Redditch +11 6 £41,250 +3.12%
London +7 6 £45,000 +4.65% 5
Cheltenham +5 6 £39,500 -24.76% 1
Wales +3 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Worcestershire -6 6 £41,250 +6.45%
Hampshire -6 6 £44,500 -7.29% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South Wales +5 5 £60,000 +50.00%
Watford - 5 £40,000 -
Mansfield - 5 £35,000 - 1
Dorset +10 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Berkshire +17 3 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Torfaen +8 3 £60,000 +50.00%
Cwmbran +8 3 £60,000 +50.00%

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Embedded C++ also 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 that cited Embedded C++.

1 264 (100.00%) C++
2 229 (86.74%) C
3 220 (83.33%) Software Engineering
4 193 (73.11%) Embedded C
5 129 (48.86%) Linux
6 106 (40.15%) Degree
7 83 (31.44%) Firmware
8 69 (26.14%) Electronics
9 67 (25.38%) Computer Science
10 55 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (18.56%) Windows
12 44 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
13 42 (15.91%) Java
13 42 (15.91%) Scrum
14 41 (15.53%) C#
15 37 (14.02%) Android
16 36 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
17 35 (13.26%) .NET
18 34 (12.88%) Automotive
19 33 (12.50%) Ethernet
20 32 (12.12%) OO
21 30 (11.36%) UML
22 28 (10.61%) Apple iOS
23 25 (9.47%) CSS
23 25 (9.47%) HTML
23 25 (9.47%) JavaScript
24 23 (8.71%) Software Testing
24 23 (8.71%) Subversion
25 22 (8.33%) Python
26 21 (7.95%) VxWorks

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Embedded C++ also 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 that cited Embedded C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.68%) Node.js
2 4 (1.52%) WinCC
3 2 (0.76%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (4.17%) Simulink
1 11 (4.17%) TargetLink
2 5 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.38%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 20 (7.58%) RS-485
3 16 (6.06%) RS-232
4 13 (4.92%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.55%) Profibus
6 10 (3.79%) Bluetooth
6 10 (3.79%) Wireless
7 8 (3.03%) Modbus
8 5 (1.89%) Internet
8 5 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.14%) DVB
10 2 (0.76%) 3G
10 2 (0.76%) 802.15
10 2 (0.76%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.38%) FlexRay
11 1 (0.38%) LTE
11 1 (0.38%) PBX
11 1 (0.38%) RTSP
11 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.68%) MySQL
2 9 (3.41%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.76%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (0.76%) Big Data
3 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.76%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.76%) Neo4j
3 2 (0.76%) OrientDB
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (8.71%) Subversion
2 11 (4.17%) CANoe
2 11 (4.17%) VectorCAST
3 9 (3.41%) NUnit
3 9 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 69 (26.14%) Electronics
2 34 (12.88%) Automotive
3 11 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.27%) Military
5 5 (1.89%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.52%) Advertising
6 4 (1.52%) Games
7 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.38%) Finance
8 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 162 (61.36%) Embedded Engineer
2 153 (57.95%) Software Engineer
3 131 (49.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 75 (28.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 68 (25.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 62 (23.48%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 51 (19.32%) Developer
8 47 (17.80%) Embedded C Engineer
9 46 (17.42%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 40 (15.15%) C Software Engineer
10 40 (15.15%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 38 (14.39%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 38 (14.39%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 38 (14.39%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
12 30 (11.36%) Firmware Engineer
13 27 (10.23%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
14 26 (9.85%) C++ Developer
15 20 (7.58%) Embedded Developer
16 19 (7.20%) Graduate
17 15 (5.68%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.26%) .NET
2 25 (9.47%) CSS
2 25 (9.47%) HTML
3 10 (3.79%) Qt
3 10 (3.79%) XML
4 9 (3.41%) .NET Framework
4 9 (3.41%) AngularJS
4 9 (3.41%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (3.41%) Entity Framework
4 9 (3.41%) NHibernate
4 9 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (1.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (1.89%) MFC
5 5 (1.89%) OpenCL
5 5 (1.89%) STL
6 3 (1.14%) HEVC
7 2 (0.76%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.76%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 67 (25.38%) Computer Science
2 36 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (6.06%) CAN bus
4 14 (5.30%) Driving Licence
4 14 (5.30%) Telematics
5 9 (3.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (3.03%) VHDL
7 7 (2.65%) Device Driver
8 5 (1.89%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.52%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.52%) iPad
9 4 (1.52%) Tandem
9 4 (1.52%) Verilog
10 3 (1.14%) CCTV
10 3 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.14%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.14%) SCADA
10 3 (1.14%) STB
11 2 (0.76%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 129 (48.86%) Linux
2 49 (18.56%) Windows
3 44 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 37 (14.02%) Android
5 28 (10.61%) Apple iOS
6 21 (7.95%) VxWorks
7 3 (1.14%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.14%) Unix
8 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.76%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.38%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 55 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (15.91%) Scrum
4 32 (12.12%) OO
5 30 (11.36%) UML
6 23 (8.71%) Software Testing
7 21 (7.95%) Automated Testing
8 20 (7.58%) Project Management
9 19 (7.20%) Line Management
10 18 (6.82%) Embedded Software Development
11 17 (6.44%) Cross-Platform Development
12 14 (5.30%) Android Development
12 14 (5.30%) Multithreading
12 14 (5.30%) Schematic Capture
13 13 (4.92%) TDD
13 13 (4.92%) Unit Testing
14 12 (4.55%) iOS Development
14 12 (4.55%) Signal Processing
14 12 (4.55%) Test Scripting
15 11 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 264 (100.00%) C++
2 229 (86.74%) C
3 193 (73.11%) Embedded C
4 42 (15.91%) Java
5 41 (15.53%) C#
6 25 (9.47%) JavaScript
7 22 (8.33%) Python
8 18 (6.82%) SQL
9 16 (6.06%) Assembly Language
10 15 (5.68%) Objective-C
10 15 (5.68%) PHP
11 13 (4.92%) ANSI C
11 13 (4.92%) MATLAB
12 9 (3.41%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.27%) Perl
13 6 (2.27%) R
14 3 (1.14%) Lua
14 3 (1.14%) Ruby
14 3 (1.14%) Scala
15 2 (0.76%) VC++
Qualifications
1 106 (40.15%) Degree
2 18 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.44%) QA
2 11 (4.17%) MISRA
2 11 (4.17%) MISRA C
3 8 (3.03%) SLA
4 4 (1.52%) GAMP
4 4 (1.52%) GMP
5 2 (0.76%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.38%) JTAG
System Software
1 83 (31.44%) Firmware
2 2 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 14 (5.30%) Fujitsu
2 12 (4.55%) Oracle
3 11 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.17%) MKS
3 11 (4.17%) Renesas
4 8 (3.03%) Apple
5 6 (2.27%) Atmel
6 3 (1.14%) EMC
6 3 (1.14%) Freescale
6 3 (1.14%) IBM
6 3 (1.14%) Mentor Graphics
6 3 (1.14%) NEC
7 2 (0.76%) Intel
7 2 (0.76%) QNX
8 1 (0.38%) Sony
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