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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C++
Rank 779 824 842
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +18
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 131 146 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 109 116 120
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,300 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
51354 54953 58510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.57% 51.05% 51.01%
Number of salaries quoted 44461 46887 49064
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median 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 £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded C++
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Embedded C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 125 £44,000 +10.00% 13
South East +1 36 £47,500 - 3
London +55 18 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Yorkshire +28 16 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Surrey +32 14 £55,000 -0.45%
South West +12 14 £40,000 -15.78% 2
North East +16 13 £31,500 -37.00% 1
South Yorkshire +12 13 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Barnsley -3 12 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Durham - 12 £31,500 - 1
East Midlands 0 11 £35,000 - 1
Derbyshire +15 10 £35,000 -
East of England +11 10 £50,000 - 2
Derby +4 10 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +3 10 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Cambridge +2 10 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Gloucestershire +1 10 £40,000 -15.78% 2
West Sussex +5 7 £47,500 +11.76%
Gatwick - 6 £47,500 -
Cheltenham - 6 - - 2
Berkshire -9 5 £32,500 -38.09% 2
Hampshire -17 5 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Oxfordshire -2 4 £38,000 +1.33%
West Midlands -15 4 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Thatcham - 4 £32,500 -
Redditch +12 3 £40,000 -
Worcestershire +6 3 £40,000 +14.28%
North West - 3 £40,000 - 1
Hull - 3 - -
East Yorkshire - 3 - -

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 267 (100.00%) C++
2 238 (89.14%) Software Engineering
3 228 (85.39%) C
4 189 (70.79%) Embedded C
5 146 (54.68%) Linux
6 79 (29.59%) Firmware
7 72 (26.97%) Degree
8 61 (22.85%) Electronics
9 60 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (20.97%) Windows
11 51 (19.10%) Computer Science
12 45 (16.85%) Scrum
13 44 (16.48%) Embedded Linux
14 41 (15.36%) Automotive
14 41 (15.36%) UML
15 34 (12.73%) C#
16 32 (11.99%) Cross-Platform Development
17 30 (11.24%) Multithreading
17 30 (11.24%) Telematics
18 29 (10.86%) OO
19 28 (10.49%) Qt
19 28 (10.49%) Embedded Software Development
20 27 (10.11%) Java
20 27 (10.11%) Device Driver
21 26 (9.74%) RS-485
22 22 (8.24%) Python
22 22 (8.24%) Ethernet
22 22 (8.24%) Automated Testing
22 22 (8.24%) Android
23 21 (7.87%) Project Management

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 16 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.62%) Simulink
2 15 (5.62%) TargetLink
3 3 (1.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.74%) RS-485
2 22 (8.24%) Ethernet
3 17 (6.37%) RS-232
4 16 (5.99%) Profibus
4 16 (5.99%) Wireless
5 15 (5.62%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.75%) Bluetooth
7 9 (3.37%) Internet
7 9 (3.37%) Modbus
8 8 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.50%) ZigBee
10 3 (1.12%) HTTP
10 3 (1.12%) MQTT
11 2 (0.75%) IPv6
11 2 (0.75%) Network Security
12 1 (0.37%) 3G
12 1 (0.37%) NFC
12 1 (0.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.12%) MySQL
2 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (5.99%) Subversion
2 11 (4.12%) VectorCAST
2 11 (4.12%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.75%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.00%) CANoe
5 2 (0.75%) JIRA
6 1 (0.37%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.37%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (22.85%) Electronics
2 41 (15.36%) Automotive
3 5 (1.87%) Finance
3 5 (1.87%) Retail
3 5 (1.87%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.50%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.50%) Games
5 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.75%) Military
7 1 (0.37%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 181 (67.79%) Embedded Engineer
2 166 (62.17%) Software Engineer
3 155 (58.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 125 (46.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 108 (40.45%) C++ Software Engineer
6 103 (38.58%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 82 (30.71%) Embedded C Engineer
8 78 (29.21%) C Software Engineer
8 78 (29.21%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 77 (28.84%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 75 (28.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 74 (27.72%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 74 (27.72%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
12 39 (14.61%) Developer
13 28 (10.49%) Embedded Linux Engineer
13 28 (10.49%) Linux Engineer
14 24 (8.99%) Senior Software Engineer
15 22 (8.24%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
15 22 (8.24%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
16 21 (7.87%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.49%) Qt
2 13 (4.87%) HTML
2 13 (4.87%) Qt Quick
3 12 (4.49%) .NET
4 11 (4.12%) CSS
5 8 (3.00%) Node.js
6 4 (1.50%) MFC
6 4 (1.50%) XML
7 3 (1.12%) HEVC
7 3 (1.12%) Web Services
7 3 (1.12%) XMPP
8 2 (0.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (0.75%) STL
8 2 (0.75%) Yocto
9 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.37%) CORBA
9 1 (0.37%) OpenCL
9 1 (0.37%) WebKit
9 1 (0.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (19.10%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.24%) Telematics
3 27 (10.11%) Device Driver
4 18 (6.74%) CAN bus
5 17 (6.37%) Driving Licence
5 17 (6.37%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (3.75%) Smartcard
7 8 (3.00%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.00%) Internet of Things
8 7 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.87%) Contactless
9 5 (1.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (1.50%) CCTV
10 4 (1.50%) EMV
11 3 (1.12%) PMI
11 3 (1.12%) STB
12 2 (0.75%) Fintech
12 2 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.75%) iPad
13 1 (0.37%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 146 (54.68%) Linux
2 56 (20.97%) Windows
3 44 (16.48%) Embedded Linux
4 22 (8.24%) Android
5 20 (7.49%) Apple iOS
6 16 (5.99%) VxWorks
7 8 (3.00%) Unix
8 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.37%) LynxOS
9 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.37%) MeeGo
9 1 (0.37%) pSOS
9 1 (0.37%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.37%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (89.14%) Software Engineering
2 60 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (16.85%) Scrum
4 41 (15.36%) UML
5 32 (11.99%) Cross-Platform Development
6 30 (11.24%) Multithreading
7 29 (10.86%) OO
8 28 (10.49%) Embedded Software Development
9 22 (8.24%) Automated Testing
10 21 (7.87%) Project Management
11 19 (7.12%) Software Testing
12 17 (6.37%) Schematic Capture
13 15 (5.62%) Signal Processing
14 14 (5.24%) Line Management
15 13 (4.87%) Digital Signal Processing
16 11 (4.12%) TDD
17 10 (3.75%) Image Processing
18 9 (3.37%) Test Scripting
18 9 (3.37%) Unit Testing
19 8 (3.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 267 (100.00%) C++
2 228 (85.39%) C
3 189 (70.79%) Embedded C
4 34 (12.73%) C#
5 27 (10.11%) Java
6 22 (8.24%) Python
7 19 (7.12%) Assembly Language
8 16 (5.99%) MATLAB
8 16 (5.99%) Objective-C
9 15 (5.62%) Bash Shell
10 12 (4.49%) JavaScript
11 11 (4.12%) PHP
12 9 (3.37%) SQL
13 2 (0.75%) Groovy
13 2 (0.75%) Perl
13 2 (0.75%) Ruby
13 2 (0.75%) VC++
14 1 (0.37%) Delphi
14 1 (0.37%) R
14 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (26.97%) Degree
2 18 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.12%) PMP
5 1 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.12%) MISRA
2 18 (6.74%) MISRA C
3 16 (5.99%) QA
4 6 (2.25%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.12%) JTAG
6 2 (0.75%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.75%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.37%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.37%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 79 (29.59%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (7.49%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.75%) Fujitsu
3 8 (3.00%) MKS
4 4 (1.50%) EMC
5 3 (1.12%) Atmel
5 3 (1.12%) Freescale
6 2 (0.75%) IBM
6 2 (0.75%) Ingenico
6 2 (0.75%) Intel
6 2 (0.75%) Mentor Graphics
6 2 (0.75%) NEC
6 2 (0.75%) QNX
6 2 (0.75%) VeriFone
6 2 (0.75%) Wind River
7 1 (0.37%) Apple
7 1 (0.37%) Gemalto
7 1 (0.37%) Google
7 1 (0.37%) Green Hills
7 1 (0.37%) Sony
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