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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C++
Rank 711 763 686
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -77
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 175 133 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.22% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 157 130 168
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
54680 59592 57461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.63% 52.76% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 46471 50098 49417
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 £63,700 £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 26 March 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 26 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 +51 158 £40,000 -0.62% 74
South East -14 44 £42,500 - 27
South West +7 29 £40,000 -11.11% 11
East of England +15 26 £51,250 +46.42% 19
Cambridgeshire +25 25 £52,500 +20.00% 17
Cambridge +20 24 £52,500 +16.66% 16
Derbyshire +33 19 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands +30 19 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Derby +24 19 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire +17 17 £35,000 -6.66% 1
South Yorkshire - 17 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex -4 13 £42,500 - 1
Worthing +2 11 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire -5 11 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Wiltshire +8 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Wales -4 9 £41,250 +10.00% 2
North West - 9 £43,750 - 1
Barnsley - 9 £36,000 -
Gloucestershire +1 8 £38,500 -16.75% 4
Tewkesbury 0 8 £38,500 -23.00% 4
Sheffield - 8 £35,000 - 1
London +51 7 £42,000 -18.04% 6
Brighton -19 7 £37,500 -6.25%
East Sussex -30 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Dorset - 7 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 7 £50,000 - 2
Newbury - 7 £50,000 - 1
Malmesbury - 6 - -
Scotland +11 5 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Worcestershire -5 5 £40,000 +23.07%

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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++.

1 327 (100.00%) C++
2 298 (91.13%) C
3 274 (83.79%) Embedded C
4 273 (83.49%) Software Engineering
5 140 (42.81%) Linux
6 112 (34.25%) Firmware
7 97 (29.66%) Degree
8 96 (29.36%) C#
9 94 (28.75%) Electronics
10 92 (28.13%) Embedded Systems
11 76 (23.24%) UML
12 64 (19.57%) .NET
12 64 (19.57%) Automotive
13 58 (17.74%) Computer Science
14 53 (16.21%) OO
15 52 (15.90%) Windows
16 49 (14.98%) Python
17 42 (12.84%) TCP/IP
17 42 (12.84%) Assembly Language
18 40 (12.23%) Ethernet
19 37 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (11.01%) JTAG
21 35 (10.70%) OOD
21 35 (10.70%) Algorithms
22 34 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
23 33 (10.09%) Telematics
24 31 (9.48%) Java
25 30 (9.17%) Wireless
26 29 (8.87%) Embedded Linux
27 28 (8.56%) Profibus

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.92%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (6.42%) Simulink
2 18 (5.50%) TargetLink
3 4 (1.22%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.92%) MS Project
4 3 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (12.84%) TCP/IP
2 40 (12.23%) Ethernet
3 30 (9.17%) Wireless
4 28 (8.56%) Profibus
5 18 (5.50%) GSM
6 16 (4.89%) Bluetooth
7 15 (4.59%) GPRS
8 10 (3.06%) DVB
8 10 (3.06%) RFID
8 10 (3.06%) ZigBee
8 10 (3.06%) Modbus
9 7 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.22%) Network Security
10 4 (1.22%) IPv6
10 4 (1.22%) Internet
10 4 (1.22%) 3G
10 4 (1.22%) HTTP
11 3 (0.92%) LAN
11 3 (0.92%) WAN
11 3 (0.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.92%) MySQL
1 3 (0.92%) Big Data
2 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (6.12%) Subversion
2 16 (4.89%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.06%) GDB
4 7 (2.14%) VectorCAST
4 7 (2.14%) PVCS
5 5 (1.53%) JIRA
5 5 (1.53%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.92%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.92%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.61%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.61%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.31%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 94 (28.75%) Electronics
2 64 (19.57%) Automotive
3 16 (4.89%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.36%) Finance
5 5 (1.53%) Military
6 3 (0.92%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.92%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 234 (71.56%) Software Engineer
2 187 (57.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 58 (17.74%) Developer
4 57 (17.43%) Senior Software Engineer
5 49 (14.98%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 33 (10.09%) C++ Software Engineer
7 30 (9.17%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 27 (8.26%) Firmware Engineer
9 26 (7.95%) C++ Developer
10 25 (7.65%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 22 (6.73%) Software Developer
12 17 (5.20%) C Software Engineer
13 16 (4.89%) Embedded C++ Developer
14 15 (4.59%) C Developer
14 15 (4.59%) .NET Software Engineer
15 14 (4.28%) Embedded C Engineer
15 14 (4.28%) C# Software Engineer
16 13 (3.98%) Embedded Software Developer
16 13 (3.98%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
17 12 (3.67%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (19.57%) .NET
2 23 (7.03%) Qt
3 22 (6.73%) XML
4 17 (5.20%) MFC
5 15 (4.59%) HTML
6 12 (3.67%) CSS
6 12 (3.67%) Ajax
7 5 (1.53%) Web Services
7 5 (1.53%) Middleware
8 4 (1.22%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.22%) JSON
8 4 (1.22%) Silverlight
8 4 (1.22%) HTML5
9 3 (0.92%) RESTful
9 3 (0.92%) Django
9 3 (0.92%) JNI
9 3 (0.92%) DHTML
9 3 (0.92%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.61%) SOAP
10 2 (0.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (28.13%) Embedded Systems
2 58 (17.74%) Computer Science
3 37 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (10.70%) Algorithms
5 33 (10.09%) Telematics
6 21 (6.42%) CAN bus
7 16 (4.89%) Device Driver
8 12 (3.67%) Home Automation
9 11 (3.36%) DTV
10 10 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (3.06%) STB
11 9 (2.75%) Mathematics
12 8 (2.45%) Physics
12 8 (2.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 8 (2.45%) Web 2.0
12 8 (2.45%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.83%) VHDL
14 4 (1.22%) Internet of Things
15 2 (0.61%) Machine to Machine
15 2 (0.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 140 (42.81%) Linux
2 52 (15.90%) Windows
3 29 (8.87%) Embedded Linux
4 24 (7.34%) VxWorks
5 21 (6.42%) Mac OS
6 16 (4.89%) Android
6 16 (4.89%) UNIX
7 9 (2.75%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.45%) Windows CE
9 3 (0.92%) Nucleus RTOS
10 2 (0.61%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (83.49%) Software Engineering
2 76 (23.24%) UML
3 53 (16.21%) OO
4 35 (10.70%) OOD
5 34 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (8.26%) Embedded Software Development
7 21 (6.42%) Multithreading
8 18 (5.50%) Test Automation
8 18 (5.50%) Data Analysis
9 17 (5.20%) Configuration Management
10 14 (4.28%) Validation
10 14 (4.28%) Signal Processing
11 10 (3.06%) Digital Signal Processing
12 9 (2.75%) OOP
13 8 (2.45%) Project Management
13 8 (2.45%) People Management
13 8 (2.45%) Build Automation
13 8 (2.45%) Automation Testing
14 6 (1.83%) Software Architecture
14 6 (1.83%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 327 (100.00%) C++
2 298 (91.13%) C
3 274 (83.79%) Embedded C
4 96 (29.36%) C#
5 49 (14.98%) Python
6 42 (12.84%) Assembly Language
7 31 (9.48%) Java
8 27 (8.26%) JavaScript
9 26 (7.95%) MATLAB
10 18 (5.50%) Perl
11 12 (3.67%) Ruby
12 10 (3.06%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.45%) SQL
14 7 (2.14%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.83%) PHP
16 4 (1.22%) Groovy
17 3 (0.92%) VB
18 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.31%) VBA
18 1 (0.31%) AWK
Qualifications
1 97 (29.66%) Degree
2 17 (5.20%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.45%) PhD
4 7 (2.14%) HND
5 5 (1.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.22%) HNC
7 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.01%) JTAG
2 9 (2.75%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.45%) QA
4 5 (1.53%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 112 (34.25%) Firmware
2 3 (0.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (7.65%) Freescale
2 24 (7.34%) EMC
3 22 (6.73%) NEC
4 19 (5.81%) Atmel
5 17 (5.20%) Fujitsu
6 13 (3.98%) Lauterbach
7 12 (3.67%) Microsoft
8 10 (3.06%) Mentor Graphics
9 7 (2.14%) MKS
10 6 (1.83%) IBM
11 5 (1.53%) Intel
12 3 (0.92%) Citrix
12 3 (0.92%) VMware
13 2 (0.61%) Green Hills
13 2 (0.61%) Xilinx
14 1 (0.31%) SAP
14 1 (0.31%) Twitter
14 1 (0.31%) Renesas
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