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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Rank 855 897 919
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 78 62 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.056% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.058% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 71 39 59
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,950 £30,920
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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
94552 106382 112198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79554 87702 91489
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 July 2016 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 23 July 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 +63 77 £40,000 - 15
South East +16 19 £42,500 +28.78% 2
London - 15 £42,500 - 1
East of England +23 10 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Cambridge +16 10 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Cambridgeshire +13 10 £35,000 -17.64% 6
East Midlands -1 10 £35,000 -6.66%
East Sussex - 9 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire +25 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South Yorkshire +21 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Derbyshire +11 8 £35,000 -6.66%
Derby +4 8 £35,000 -6.66%
Barnsley - 8 £45,000 - 1
Brighton - 7 £42,500 -
Durham +18 6 £29,500 -15.71%
North East +8 6 £29,500 -15.71%
North West +26 5 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Hampshire -13 5 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Manchester - 5 £35,000 - 2
South West +15 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Gloucestershire +6 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Gloucester +3 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Oldham - 3 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire +6 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Bracknell - 2 £40,000 -
Mansfield - 2 £35,000 -
Lewes - 2 £50,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £35,000 -
Andover -9 1 £42,500 +28.78%
Basingstoke - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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.

1 142 (100.00%) C
1 142 (100.00%) C++
2 139 (97.89%) Software Engineering
3 77 (54.23%) Embedded C
4 72 (50.70%) Embedded C++
5 53 (37.32%) Linux
6 47 (33.10%) Firmware
7 46 (32.39%) Degree
8 38 (26.76%) Embedded Systems
9 34 (23.94%) Automotive
10 28 (19.72%) Python
10 28 (19.72%) Signal Processing
10 28 (19.72%) Bash Shell
11 25 (17.61%) Embedded Linux
11 25 (17.61%) Telematics
12 24 (16.90%) Manufacturing
12 24 (16.90%) CAN bus
13 23 (16.20%) Unit Testing
14 22 (15.49%) UML
15 21 (14.79%) Ethernet
16 20 (14.08%) Lua
17 19 (13.38%) Assembly Language
17 19 (13.38%) MATLAB
17 19 (13.38%) MISRA
18 17 (11.97%) Profibus
18 17 (11.97%) MISRA C
18 17 (11.97%) Schematic Capture
18 17 (11.97%) Driving Licence
18 17 (11.97%) TargetLink
18 17 (11.97%) Simulink

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (11.97%) Simulink
1 17 (11.97%) TargetLink
2 10 (7.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.79%) Ethernet
2 17 (11.97%) Profibus
3 9 (6.34%) RS-232
3 9 (6.34%) RS-485
4 5 (3.52%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (3.52%) Wireless
5 3 (2.11%) Bluetooth
5 3 (2.11%) HTTP
5 3 (2.11%) MQTT
5 3 (2.11%) ZigBee
6 2 (1.41%) 802.11
6 2 (1.41%) PPP
6 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.70%) Internet
7 1 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.52%) Subversion
4 3 (2.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.11%) JIRA
5 1 (0.70%) ClearQuest
General
1 34 (23.94%) Automotive
2 24 (16.90%) Manufacturing
3 17 (11.97%) Electronics
4 3 (2.11%) Finance
4 3 (2.11%) Games
4 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.56%) Qt
2 8 (5.63%) Qt Quick
3 5 (3.52%) .NET
3 5 (3.52%) HTML
4 3 (2.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (2.11%) HEVC
4 3 (2.11%) OpenCL
4 3 (2.11%) OpenCV
4 3 (2.11%) STL
4 3 (2.11%) XMPP
5 2 (1.41%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.41%) XML
6 1 (0.70%) CORBA
6 1 (0.70%) CSS
6 1 (0.70%) GTK+
6 1 (0.70%) MFC
6 1 (0.70%) Wayland
6 1 (0.70%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 38 (26.76%) Embedded Systems
2 25 (17.61%) Telematics
3 24 (16.90%) CAN bus
4 17 (11.97%) Driving Licence
5 16 (11.27%) Computer Science
6 13 (9.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 11 (7.75%) Device Driver
8 5 (3.52%) Mechatronics
8 5 (3.52%) Robotics
9 4 (2.82%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.11%) CCTV
10 3 (2.11%) STB
11 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.41%) Fintech
11 2 (1.41%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.41%) Smartcard
11 2 (1.41%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 53 (37.32%) Linux
2 25 (17.61%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (5.63%) Windows
4 4 (2.82%) Android
4 4 (2.82%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.11%) Unix
6 1 (0.70%) MeeGo
6 1 (0.70%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.70%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (97.89%) Software Engineering
2 28 (19.72%) Signal Processing
3 23 (16.20%) Unit Testing
4 22 (15.49%) UML
5 17 (11.97%) Schematic Capture
6 14 (9.86%) Content Analysis
6 14 (9.86%) OO
6 14 (9.86%) Video Content Analysis
7 13 (9.15%) Digital Signal Processing
8 12 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.93%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (4.23%) Data Acquisition
10 6 (4.23%) Multithreading
10 6 (4.23%) Scrum
10 6 (4.23%) Video Processing
11 5 (3.52%) Image Processing
12 4 (2.82%) Open Source
12 4 (2.82%) Project Management
13 3 (2.11%) Automated Testing
13 3 (2.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) C
1 142 (100.00%) C++
2 77 (54.23%) Embedded C
3 72 (50.70%) Embedded C++
4 28 (19.72%) Bash Shell
4 28 (19.72%) Python
5 20 (14.08%) Lua
6 19 (13.38%) Assembly Language
6 19 (13.38%) MATLAB
7 8 (5.63%) Java
8 3 (2.11%) C#
8 3 (2.11%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.11%) PHP
8 3 (2.11%) SQL
8 3 (2.11%) VB
9 2 (1.41%) ANSI C
9 2 (1.41%) R
10 1 (0.70%) Delphi
10 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 46 (32.39%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.38%) MISRA
2 17 (11.97%) MISRA C
3 3 (2.11%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.41%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.70%) JTAG
5 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 47 (33.10%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.41%) Atlassian
2 2 (1.41%) Intel
3 1 (0.70%) Apple
3 1 (0.70%) Atmel
3 1 (0.70%) Google
3 1 (0.70%) Green Hills
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