The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Embedded C/C++ Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
UK
Rank 791 880 895
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 58 58 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.057% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.059% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 50 56 53
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £47,500
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 Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the job title.

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Engineer over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 within the UK.

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
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/C++ Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 +105 55 £47,500 +18.75% 12
East of England +40 17 £52,500 - 4
Cambridgeshire - 17 £52,500 - 4
London +62 15 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Yorkshire +37 10 £42,500 +6.25% 2
North Yorkshire +16 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Harrogate +12 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridge - 7 - - 4
South East +44 4 £39,250 -12.77% 1
North West -7 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Scotland +30 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Hampshire +22 3 £40,000 +25.98%
East Midlands +12 3 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Oldham - 3 £37,500 - 1
Manchester - 3 £37,500 - 1
Derbyshire +15 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Derby +11 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Portsmouth -6 2 £42,500 +33.85%
West Lothian - 2 £47,500 -
Croydon - 2 £51,250 -
Barnsley - 2 £37,500 - 1
Livingston - 2 £47,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands +29 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South West +21 1 - -
Coventry +16 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Cheshire +14 1 £44,500 +11.25%
Kent +14 1 £28,500 -40.00%
Edinburgh +5 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Nottinghamshire +4 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Embedded C/C++ Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the job title.

1 134 (100.00%) C
1 134 (100.00%) C++
2 129 (96.27%) Software Engineering
3 96 (71.64%) Embedded C
4 77 (57.46%) Embedded C++
5 68 (50.75%) Linux
6 46 (34.33%) Python
7 37 (27.61%) Degree
8 36 (26.87%) Bluetooth
9 32 (23.88%) Wireless
10 28 (20.90%) Wi-Fi
10 28 (20.90%) Ethernet
10 28 (20.90%) TCP/IP
11 27 (20.15%) RS-485
12 26 (19.40%) Bash Shell
13 25 (18.66%) Electronics
13 25 (18.66%) Telecoms
13 25 (18.66%) Firmware
14 24 (17.91%) Microsoft
14 24 (17.91%) Cybersecurity
15 23 (17.16%) RS-232
15 23 (17.16%) C#
16 22 (16.42%) Qt
17 21 (15.67%) Embedded Systems
17 21 (15.67%) UML
18 19 (14.18%) MS Excel
19 18 (13.43%) Computer Science
19 18 (13.43%) Android
19 18 (13.43%) Embedded Linux
20 17 (12.69%) Java

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Skill Set
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 19 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 36 (26.87%) Bluetooth
2 32 (23.88%) Wireless
3 28 (20.90%) Ethernet
3 28 (20.90%) TCP/IP
3 28 (20.90%) Wi-Fi
4 27 (20.15%) RS-485
5 23 (17.16%) RS-232
6 14 (10.45%) ZigBee
7 8 (5.97%) IPv6
7 8 (5.97%) Network Security
8 5 (3.73%) InfiniBand
8 5 (3.73%) Modbus
9 2 (1.49%) ASN.1
9 2 (1.49%) DECT
9 2 (1.49%) Profibus
10 1 (0.75%) Internet
10 1 (0.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.96%) Subversion
3 3 (2.24%) JIRA
4 2 (1.49%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.75%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.75%) Trac
General
1 25 (18.66%) Electronics
1 25 (18.66%) Telecoms
2 16 (11.94%) Manufacturing
3 12 (8.96%) Automotive
4 3 (2.24%) Finance
5 2 (1.49%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.75%) Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.42%) Qt
2 6 (4.48%) Qt Quick
3 4 (2.99%) .NET
3 4 (2.99%) HTML
4 3 (2.24%) MFC
4 3 (2.24%) XML
5 2 (1.49%) SOAP
6 1 (0.75%) CORBA
6 1 (0.75%) Wayland
6 1 (0.75%) WebKit
6 1 (0.75%) WPF
6 1 (0.75%) wxWidgets
6 1 (0.75%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.67%) Embedded Systems
2 18 (13.43%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.21%) Device Driver
4 6 (4.48%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.48%) Physics
4 6 (4.48%) Telematics
5 3 (2.24%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.24%) CAN bus
5 3 (2.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.24%) Home Automation
6 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.75%) Arduino
6 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.75%) Infotainment
6 1 (0.75%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (0.75%) RIA
6 1 (0.75%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 68 (50.75%) Linux
2 18 (13.43%) Android
2 18 (13.43%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (8.96%) Windows
4 10 (7.46%) Apple iOS
4 10 (7.46%) Unix
5 8 (5.97%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.75%) MeeGo
6 1 (0.75%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (96.27%) Software Engineering
2 24 (17.91%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (15.67%) UML
4 15 (11.19%) OO
5 14 (10.45%) Analytics
5 14 (10.45%) Computer Architecture
5 14 (10.45%) Data Analytics
5 14 (10.45%) High-Frequency Trading
5 14 (10.45%) Low Latency
6 13 (9.70%) Embedded Software Development
7 12 (8.96%) Unit Testing
8 10 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (6.72%) Multithreading
10 8 (5.97%) Cryptography
10 8 (5.97%) Multithreaded Programming
11 5 (3.73%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.73%) Scrum
12 4 (2.99%) Project Management
13 3 (2.24%) Configuration Management
13 3 (2.24%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 134 (100.00%) C
1 134 (100.00%) C++
2 96 (71.64%) Embedded C
3 77 (57.46%) Embedded C++
4 46 (34.33%) Python
5 26 (19.40%) Bash Shell
6 23 (17.16%) C#
7 17 (12.69%) Java
7 17 (12.69%) MATLAB
8 11 (8.21%) Lua
9 10 (7.46%) Objective-C
9 10 (7.46%) Perl
10 8 (5.97%) Groovy
10 8 (5.97%) Ruby
11 4 (2.99%) PHP
12 3 (2.24%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.49%) Ada
13 2 (1.49%) Delphi
14 1 (0.75%) VB
14 1 (0.75%) VC++
Qualifications
1 37 (27.61%) Degree
2 16 (11.94%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.72%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) JTAG
2 9 (6.72%) MISRA
3 2 (1.49%) Def Stans
3 2 (1.49%) QA
4 1 (0.75%) MISRA C
System Software
1 25 (18.66%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.73%) Dell
2 5 (3.73%) HP
3 4 (2.99%) EMC
4 2 (1.49%) Freescale
5 1 (0.75%) Apple
5 1 (0.75%) Google
5 1 (0.75%) Intel
5 1 (0.75%) Lauterbach
5 1 (0.75%) Renesas
5 1 (0.75%) SAP
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
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Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexi working
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: ~£35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great Base + Full Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Advantage Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago