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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Rank 838 915 929
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 73 49 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.045% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.046% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 65 40 44
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +76 70 £45,000 +28.57% 12
North East - 15 £31,500 - 1
Durham - 15 £31,500 - 1
East of England +21 14 £57,000 +34.11% 7
Cambridgeshire +14 14 £57,000 +34.11% 7
South East +43 12 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire +32 12 £45,000 +12.50%
South Yorkshire - 12 £45,000 -
Barnsley - 12 £45,000 -
Cambridge +16 9 £62,500 +47.05% 6
East Sussex +16 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Manchester - 8 £35,000 -
Lewes - 8 £50,000 - 1
North West - 8 £35,000 -
London +49 4 £46,000 -4.16% 2
Oldham - 4 £35,000 -
Derbyshire +20 3 £35,000 -
Hampshire +15 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Derby +8 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands +2 3 £35,000 -
Scotland - 3 £42,500 -
Stockport - 3 £40,000 -
Portsmouth +16 2 £43,750 -
South West +2 1 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands -10 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £48,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £40,000 -
Winchester - 1 £45,000 -
Livingston - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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++
2 141 (99.30%) Software Engineering
3 91 (64.08%) Embedded C
4 85 (59.86%) Embedded C++
5 70 (49.30%) Linux
6 48 (33.80%) Firmware
7 43 (30.28%) Degree
8 36 (25.35%) Automotive
8 36 (25.35%) Embedded Systems
9 35 (24.65%) Bash Shell
10 33 (23.24%) Embedded Linux
11 32 (22.54%) Qt
12 29 (20.42%) UML
13 28 (19.72%) Ethernet
13 28 (19.72%) Telematics
14 27 (19.01%) Python
15 23 (16.20%) RS-485
16 21 (14.79%) OO
16 21 (14.79%) Manufacturing
16 21 (14.79%) Device Driver
17 19 (13.38%) Lua
17 19 (13.38%) Unit Testing
17 19 (13.38%) RS-232
17 19 (13.38%) CAN bus
18 17 (11.97%) Electronics
18 17 (11.97%) MATLAB
18 17 (11.97%) Bluetooth
19 16 (11.27%) MS Excel
19 16 (11.27%) Microsoft

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 16 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.45%) Simulink
2 12 (8.45%) TargetLink
3 2 (1.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.72%) Ethernet
2 23 (16.20%) RS-485
3 19 (13.38%) RS-232
4 17 (11.97%) Bluetooth
5 15 (10.56%) Wi-Fi
5 15 (10.56%) Wireless
6 12 (8.45%) Profibus
7 8 (5.63%) ZigBee
8 5 (3.52%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.11%) HTTP
9 3 (2.11%) Modbus
9 3 (2.11%) MQTT
10 1 (0.70%) DECT
10 1 (0.70%) Internet
10 1 (0.70%) NFC
10 1 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.15%) Subversion
3 9 (6.34%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.70%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.70%) Trac
General
1 36 (25.35%) Automotive
2 21 (14.79%) Manufacturing
3 17 (11.97%) Electronics
4 9 (6.34%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.11%) Finance
5 3 (2.11%) Games
5 3 (2.11%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.70%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.54%) Qt
2 16 (11.27%) Qt Quick
3 6 (4.23%) .NET
4 5 (3.52%) HTML
5 3 (2.11%) HEVC
5 3 (2.11%) XML
5 3 (2.11%) XMPP
6 2 (1.41%) MFC
6 2 (1.41%) Yocto
7 1 (0.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.70%) CORBA
7 1 (0.70%) CSS
7 1 (0.70%) GTK+
7 1 (0.70%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.70%) OpenCV
7 1 (0.70%) STL
7 1 (0.70%) Wayland
7 1 (0.70%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.35%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (19.72%) Telematics
3 21 (14.79%) Device Driver
4 19 (13.38%) CAN bus
5 14 (9.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 12 (8.45%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.52%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.11%) CCTV
8 3 (2.11%) Home Automation
8 3 (2.11%) Smartcard
8 3 (2.11%) STB
9 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.41%) Fintech
10 1 (0.70%) APACS
10 1 (0.70%) Contactless
10 1 (0.70%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 70 (49.30%) Linux
2 33 (23.24%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (7.75%) Android
3 11 (7.75%) Apple iOS
3 11 (7.75%) Unix
4 6 (4.23%) Windows
5 2 (1.41%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.70%) MeeGo
6 1 (0.70%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.70%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (99.30%) Software Engineering
2 29 (20.42%) UML
3 21 (14.79%) OO
4 19 (13.38%) Unit Testing
5 16 (11.27%) Embedded Software Development
6 14 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.45%) Schematic Capture
8 8 (5.63%) Signal Processing
9 7 (4.93%) Digital Signal Processing
9 7 (4.93%) TDD
10 6 (4.23%) Data Acquisition
10 6 (4.23%) Video Processing
11 4 (2.82%) Multithreading
11 4 (2.82%) Project Management
11 4 (2.82%) Scrum
12 3 (2.11%) Automated Testing
12 3 (2.11%) Code Optimisation
12 3 (2.11%) Image Processing
12 3 (2.11%) OOD
13 2 (1.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) C
1 142 (100.00%) C++
2 91 (64.08%) Embedded C
3 85 (59.86%) Embedded C++
4 35 (24.65%) Bash Shell
5 27 (19.01%) Python
6 19 (13.38%) Lua
7 17 (11.97%) MATLAB
8 14 (9.86%) Assembly Language
9 11 (7.75%) C#
9 11 (7.75%) Java
9 11 (7.75%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.82%) PHP
10 4 (2.82%) VB
11 2 (1.41%) SQL
12 1 (0.70%) Ada
12 1 (0.70%) Delphi
12 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (30.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.45%) MISRA
1 12 (8.45%) MISRA C
2 4 (2.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.70%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 1 (0.70%) JTAG
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 48 (33.80%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.11%) EMC
3 2 (1.41%) Intel
4 1 (0.70%) Apple
4 1 (0.70%) Atmel
4 1 (0.70%) Google
4 1 (0.70%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.70%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.70%) VeriFone
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £60,000 to c£80,000 DOE + Bens.
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Free food and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + unusual benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £60,000 to c£80,000 DOE + Bens.
Posted: 23 days ago