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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C++
Rank 693 794 693
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -101
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 199 139 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.22% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 176 135 180
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 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
56401 63031 59912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.98% 52.50% 53.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47932 53204 51477
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015 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 24 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 +79 188 £40,000 - 42
South West +21 44 £40,000 -5.88% 11
South East -5 44 £42,500 - 10
East of England +26 32 £46,250 +19.35% 12
Cambridgeshire +26 31 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Cambridge +30 30 £47,500 +5.55% 9
East Midlands +35 20 £40,000 - 4
Derbyshire +32 19 £40,000 - 2
Derby +30 19 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire +8 15 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Gloucestershire +1 15 £38,500 -9.41% 2
South Yorkshire - 15 £35,000 - 1
Wiltshire +16 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Sussex +3 13 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Hampshire -12 12 £47,500 +41.79% 2
Tewkesbury - 11 £38,500 -
Malmesbury - 10 - -
North West - 10 £45,000 -
London +33 9 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Worthing +8 9 £42,500 - 1
Brighton -5 9 £37,500 -6.25%
East Sussex -17 9 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Barnsley - 9 £36,000 - 1
Worcestershire +1 8 £38,750 +19.23% 1
West Midlands -25 8 £38,750 +19.23% 1
Durham +5 6 £35,000 - 2
North East -9 6 £35,000 - 2
Dorset - 6 £42,500 -
Sheffield - 6 £35,000 -
Scotland +18 5 £45,000 +12.50%

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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++.

1 364 (100.00%) C++
2 328 (90.11%) C
3 311 (85.44%) Embedded C
4 298 (81.87%) Software Engineering
5 153 (42.03%) Linux
6 130 (35.71%) Firmware
7 110 (30.22%) Electronics
8 107 (29.40%) C#
9 102 (28.02%) Degree
10 89 (24.45%) UML
11 88 (24.18%) Embedded Systems
12 71 (19.51%) Automotive
12 71 (19.51%) .NET
13 63 (17.31%) Computer Science
14 53 (14.56%) OO
15 52 (14.29%) Windows
16 51 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
17 50 (13.74%) Python
18 48 (13.19%) Ethernet
19 45 (12.36%) Assembly Language
20 42 (11.54%) Algorithms
21 41 (11.26%) Telematics
22 37 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
23 35 (9.62%) TCP/IP
24 34 (9.34%) OOD
24 34 (9.34%) JTAG
25 31 (8.52%) Java
25 31 (8.52%) Embedded Software Development
25 31 (8.52%) Profibus
26 30 (8.24%) Freescale

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 23 (6.32%) Simulink
2 21 (5.77%) TargetLink
3 4 (1.10%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.82%) MS Project
5 2 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (13.19%) Ethernet
2 35 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 31 (8.52%) Profibus
4 29 (7.97%) Wireless
5 23 (6.32%) Bluetooth
6 20 (5.49%) GSM
7 15 (4.12%) GPRS
8 11 (3.02%) DVB
8 11 (3.02%) RFID
8 11 (3.02%) ZigBee
9 10 (2.75%) Modbus
10 8 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.10%) 3G
11 4 (1.10%) Network Security
11 4 (1.10%) IPv6
12 3 (0.82%) Internet
12 3 (0.82%) RTP
13 2 (0.55%) Firewall
13 2 (0.55%) HTTP
13 2 (0.55%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.82%) MySQL
1 3 (0.82%) SQLite
1 3 (0.82%) Big Data
2 2 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (5.22%) Visual Studio
2 17 (4.67%) Subversion
3 9 (2.47%) GDB
4 7 (1.92%) VectorCAST
4 7 (1.92%) CANoe
4 7 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.10%) PVCS
6 3 (0.82%) JIRA
6 3 (0.82%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.55%) WinDbg
7 2 (0.55%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.27%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.27%) GCC
General
1 110 (30.22%) Electronics
2 71 (19.51%) Automotive
3 18 (4.95%) Manufacturing
4 12 (3.30%) Finance
5 5 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.82%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.27%) Marketing
7 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 250 (68.68%) Software Engineer
2 201 (55.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 78 (21.43%) Developer
4 55 (15.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 48 (13.19%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 40 (10.99%) C++ Developer
7 37 (10.16%) Firmware Engineer
8 29 (7.97%) Software Developer
9 27 (7.42%) C++ Software Engineer
10 24 (6.59%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 20 (5.49%) Embedded C++ Developer
12 19 (5.22%) .NET Software Engineer
13 18 (4.95%) C# Software Engineer
14 17 (4.67%) Hardware Engineer
14 17 (4.67%) Electronics Engineer
14 17 (4.67%) Embedded Software Developer
14 17 (4.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 15 (4.12%) Design Engineer
16 14 (3.85%) C Developer
17 12 (3.30%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (19.51%) .NET
2 29 (7.97%) Qt
3 23 (6.32%) XML
4 19 (5.22%) MFC
5 16 (4.40%) CSS
5 16 (4.40%) HTML
6 13 (3.57%) Ajax
7 7 (1.92%) HTML5
8 5 (1.37%) Web Services
9 4 (1.10%) SWT
9 4 (1.10%) GWT
10 3 (0.82%) JNI
10 3 (0.82%) Django
11 2 (0.55%) GStreamer
11 2 (0.55%) REST
11 2 (0.55%) QML
11 2 (0.55%) .NET Compact Framework
11 2 (0.55%) WPF
11 2 (0.55%) Silverlight
11 2 (0.55%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 88 (24.18%) Embedded Systems
2 63 (17.31%) Computer Science
3 51 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (11.54%) Algorithms
5 41 (11.26%) Telematics
6 23 (6.32%) CAN bus
7 15 (4.12%) Device Driver
8 14 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (3.30%) DTV
9 12 (3.30%) Home Automation
10 11 (3.02%) Mobile App
10 11 (3.02%) Mathematics
11 10 (2.75%) Physics
11 10 (2.75%) STB
12 9 (2.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 9 (2.47%) Web 2.0
13 5 (1.37%) VHDL
14 4 (1.10%) Robotics
15 3 (0.82%) Internet of Things
16 2 (0.55%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 153 (42.03%) Linux
2 52 (14.29%) Windows
3 29 (7.97%) Embedded Linux
4 23 (6.32%) UNIX
4 23 (6.32%) VxWorks
5 19 (5.22%) Mac OS
6 16 (4.40%) Android
7 9 (2.47%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.65%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.55%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (81.87%) Software Engineering
2 89 (24.45%) UML
3 53 (14.56%) OO
4 37 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (9.34%) OOD
6 31 (8.52%) Embedded Software Development
7 29 (7.97%) Multithreading
8 21 (5.77%) Data Analysis
9 20 (5.49%) Configuration Management
10 18 (4.95%) Validation
11 17 (4.67%) Test Automation
12 15 (4.12%) Signal Processing
13 10 (2.75%) People Management
14 9 (2.47%) Digital Signal Processing
14 9 (2.47%) Automation Testing
14 9 (2.47%) Build Automation
15 8 (2.20%) TDD
15 8 (2.20%) Project Management
16 5 (1.37%) OOP
16 5 (1.37%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 364 (100.00%) C++
2 328 (90.11%) C
3 311 (85.44%) Embedded C
4 107 (29.40%) C#
5 50 (13.74%) Python
6 45 (12.36%) Assembly Language
7 31 (8.52%) Java
8 29 (7.97%) JavaScript
9 26 (7.14%) MATLAB
10 19 (5.22%) Perl
11 13 (3.57%) Ruby
12 9 (2.47%) SQL
13 6 (1.65%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.65%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.37%) PHP
15 4 (1.10%) Go
15 4 (1.10%) Groovy
16 1 (0.27%) AWK
16 1 (0.27%) Tcl
16 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 102 (28.02%) Degree
2 23 (6.32%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.92%) PhD
3 7 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.37%) HNC
4 5 (1.37%) HND
5 3 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.34%) JTAG
2 9 (2.47%) QA
3 6 (1.65%) ISO 9000
4 5 (1.37%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 130 (35.71%) Firmware
2 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (8.24%) Freescale
2 26 (7.14%) EMC
2 26 (7.14%) NEC
3 24 (6.59%) Atmel
4 21 (5.77%) Fujitsu
5 14 (3.85%) Mentor Graphics
6 13 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 13 (3.57%) Lauterbach
7 8 (2.20%) IBM
8 7 (1.92%) MKS
9 5 (1.37%) Intel
9 5 (1.37%) Renesas
10 2 (0.55%) Citrix
10 2 (0.55%) VMware
10 2 (0.55%) Green Hills
11 1 (0.27%) SAP
11 1 (0.27%) Twitter
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
CK Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £32500 - £42500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
North Hertfordshire South Cambridge
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago