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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C++
Rank 694 768 690
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -78
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 176 122 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 160 120 183
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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
53933 56556 58572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.54% 52.95% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46009 47397 50838
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 £63,875 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 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 3 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 +70 159 £42,500 +6.25% 82
South East -24 45 £45,000 +5.88% 29
East of England +9 31 £51,250 +28.12% 22
Cambridgeshire +18 28 £52,500 +27.27% 14
Cambridge +24 26 £52,500 +23.52% 14
Yorkshire +17 22 £35,000 -6.66% 2
East Midlands +42 21 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Derbyshire +35 21 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Derby +28 21 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South West -4 19 £42,500 -10.52% 11
South Yorkshire - 18 £35,000 - 1
Worthing +2 12 £42,500 - 1
Wales -7 12 £40,000 +6.66% 3
West Sussex -9 12 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire - 12 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 10 £50,000 - 6
Newbury - 10 £50,000 -
Barnsley - 9 £34,000 - 1
Sheffield - 9 £35,000 -
North West - 8 £47,500 - 1
Dorset - 7 £42,500 - 2
London - 7 £40,000 - 10
Worcestershire -10 6 £40,000 +23.07% 1
West Midlands -23 6 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Wiltshire - 6 £50,000 - 2
Surrey -2 5 £42,500 -29.16% 12
Fareham - 5 £47,500 -
Manchester - 5 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 4 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Redditch +3 4 £40,000 +23.07% 1

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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++.

1 305 (100.00%) C++
2 281 (92.13%) C
3 254 (83.28%) Software Engineering
4 251 (82.30%) Embedded C
5 124 (40.66%) Linux
6 97 (31.80%) Degree
7 95 (31.15%) Firmware
8 92 (30.16%) Embedded Systems
9 88 (28.85%) C#
10 82 (26.89%) Electronics
11 65 (21.31%) UML
12 60 (19.67%) Automotive
13 55 (18.03%) .NET
13 55 (18.03%) Computer Science
14 51 (16.72%) OO
14 51 (16.72%) Python
15 47 (15.41%) TCP/IP
16 46 (15.08%) Windows
17 38 (12.46%) Assembly Language
18 36 (11.80%) OOD
19 35 (11.48%) Ethernet
19 35 (11.48%) Java
19 35 (11.48%) Algorithms
20 33 (10.82%) JTAG
20 33 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (10.16%) Wireless
21 31 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
22 28 (9.18%) Telematics
23 26 (8.52%) Embedded Linux
23 26 (8.52%) MATLAB

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 4 (1.31%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (6.89%) Simulink
2 15 (4.92%) TargetLink
3 5 (1.64%) MS Office
3 5 (1.64%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (15.41%) TCP/IP
2 35 (11.48%) Ethernet
3 31 (10.16%) Wireless
4 25 (8.20%) Profibus
5 17 (5.57%) GSM
6 15 (4.92%) GPRS
7 12 (3.93%) Bluetooth
8 10 (3.28%) DVB
8 10 (3.28%) Modbus
9 9 (2.95%) ZigBee
10 8 (2.62%) RFID
11 6 (1.97%) 3G
11 6 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (1.97%) HTTP
12 4 (1.31%) IPv6
12 4 (1.31%) Internet
12 4 (1.31%) Network Security
13 3 (0.98%) LTE
13 3 (0.98%) 4G
13 3 (0.98%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.64%) MySQL
2 3 (0.98%) Big Data
3 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.66%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (5.90%) Subversion
2 15 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.28%) GDB
4 7 (2.30%) PVCS
5 6 (1.97%) VectorCAST
6 5 (1.64%) ClearCase
7 4 (1.31%) JIRA
7 4 (1.31%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.66%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.66%) WinDbg
10 1 (0.33%) GCC
10 1 (0.33%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 82 (26.89%) Electronics
2 60 (19.67%) Automotive
3 11 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.30%) Military
4 7 (2.30%) Finance
5 5 (1.64%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.31%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 217 (71.15%) Software Engineer
2 170 (55.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 54 (17.70%) Senior Software Engineer
4 46 (15.08%) Developer
4 46 (15.08%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 31 (10.16%) C++ Software Engineer
6 28 (9.18%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 24 (7.87%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 20 (6.56%) C++ Developer
9 18 (5.90%) Firmware Engineer
10 17 (5.57%) C Developer
11 16 (5.25%) C Software Engineer
12 15 (4.92%) Software Developer
13 14 (4.59%) Embedded C++ Developer
14 13 (4.26%) Embedded C Engineer
15 12 (3.93%) Embedded C Developer
15 12 (3.93%) .NET Software Engineer
15 12 (3.93%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
15 12 (3.93%) Embedded C Software Engineer
16 11 (3.61%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.03%) .NET
2 20 (6.56%) Qt
3 19 (6.23%) XML
4 16 (5.25%) MFC
5 14 (4.59%) HTML
6 12 (3.93%) Middleware
7 10 (3.28%) Ajax
8 9 (2.95%) CSS
9 8 (2.62%) JSON
10 7 (2.30%) RESTful
11 5 (1.64%) Web Services
12 3 (0.98%) JNI
12 3 (0.98%) Silverlight
12 3 (0.98%) Django
12 3 (0.98%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.98%) DHTML
12 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.98%) HTML5
13 2 (0.66%) REST
13 2 (0.66%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (30.16%) Embedded Systems
2 55 (18.03%) Computer Science
3 35 (11.48%) Algorithms
4 31 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (9.18%) Telematics
6 20 (6.56%) CAN bus
7 19 (6.23%) Device Driver
8 12 (3.93%) Home Automation
9 11 (3.61%) DTV
10 10 (3.28%) STB
11 9 (2.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (2.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (2.62%) Mathematics
13 7 (2.30%) VHDL
14 6 (1.97%) Physics
14 6 (1.97%) Web 2.0
14 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
15 4 (1.31%) Internet of Things
15 4 (1.31%) Robotics
16 3 (0.98%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 124 (40.66%) Linux
2 46 (15.08%) Windows
3 26 (8.52%) Embedded Linux
4 21 (6.89%) VxWorks
5 20 (6.56%) Mac OS
6 16 (5.25%) Android
7 12 (3.93%) UNIX
8 10 (3.28%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.30%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.98%) Nucleus RTOS
11 2 (0.66%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (83.28%) Software Engineering
2 65 (21.31%) UML
3 51 (16.72%) OO
4 36 (11.80%) OOD
5 33 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (7.54%) Embedded Software Development
7 21 (6.89%) Signal Processing
7 21 (6.89%) Multithreading
8 18 (5.90%) Configuration Management
9 17 (5.57%) Test Automation
10 16 (5.25%) Digital Signal Processing
11 15 (4.92%) Data Analysis
12 14 (4.59%) Validation
13 11 (3.61%) OOP
13 11 (3.61%) Software Architecture
14 7 (2.30%) Project Management
15 6 (1.97%) People Management
15 6 (1.97%) Automation Testing
15 6 (1.97%) Build Automation
16 5 (1.64%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 305 (100.00%) C++
2 281 (92.13%) C
3 251 (82.30%) Embedded C
4 88 (28.85%) C#
5 51 (16.72%) Python
6 38 (12.46%) Assembly Language
7 35 (11.48%) Java
8 26 (8.52%) MATLAB
9 24 (7.87%) JavaScript
10 16 (5.25%) Perl
11 11 (3.61%) Objective-C
12 10 (3.28%) Ruby
13 9 (2.95%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.62%) SQL
15 6 (1.97%) PHP
16 4 (1.31%) Groovy
17 3 (0.98%) VB
18 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
19 1 (0.33%) VBA
19 1 (0.33%) Lua
Qualifications
1 97 (31.80%) Degree
2 16 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.62%) PhD
4 7 (2.30%) VCP4
5 6 (1.97%) HND
6 5 (1.64%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.98%) HNC
8 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.82%) JTAG
2 12 (3.93%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.97%) QA
4 3 (0.98%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 95 (31.15%) Firmware
2 3 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (7.54%) EMC
1 23 (7.54%) Freescale
2 21 (6.89%) NEC
3 17 (5.57%) Atmel
4 15 (4.92%) Fujitsu
5 12 (3.93%) Lauterbach
5 12 (3.93%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.95%) Mentor Graphics
7 6 (1.97%) MKS
8 5 (1.64%) VMware
8 5 (1.64%) Intel
9 3 (0.98%) Citrix
10 2 (0.66%) Green Hills
10 2 (0.66%) Xilinx
10 2 (0.66%) IBM
11 1 (0.33%) SAP
11 1 (0.33%) Wind River
11 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
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