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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Rank 810 907 943
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 66 48 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.045% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.047% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 65 45 43
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

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

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Top 29 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 9 December 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 +85 62 £50,000 +25.00% 7
London +76 13 £60,000 +4.34% 1
East of England +29 13 £57,000 +3.63% 2
Cambridgeshire +19 13 £57,000 +3.63% 2
South East +73 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Sussex +22 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Lewes - 8 £50,000 -
Derbyshire +18 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Durham +18 7 £30,000 -9.09%
North East +9 7 £30,000 -9.09%
Derby +8 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East Midlands +4 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cambridge +13 6 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Yorkshire +14 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West - 5 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £45,000 -
Scotland - 4 £45,000 -
Portsmouth +12 3 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire +12 3 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £50,000 -
Barnsley - 3 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £48,000 -
Harrogate +11 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North Yorkshire -7 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Tewkesbury - 2 £50,000 -
Bristol - 2 £47,500 -
West Midlands -8 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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++
2 140 (98.59%) Software Engineering
3 102 (71.83%) Embedded C
4 87 (61.27%) Embedded C++
5 71 (50.00%) Linux
6 42 (29.58%) Degree
7 39 (27.46%) Bash Shell
8 38 (26.76%) Firmware
9 37 (26.06%) Python
10 36 (25.35%) Qt
11 32 (22.54%) RS-485
12 31 (21.83%) Embedded Systems
12 31 (21.83%) Bluetooth
13 30 (21.13%) UML
14 28 (19.72%) Microsoft
15 27 (19.01%) RS-232
16 25 (17.61%) Wi-Fi
16 25 (17.61%) Embedded Linux
17 24 (16.90%) Wireless
17 24 (16.90%) Automotive
17 24 (16.90%) C#
18 23 (16.20%) MS Excel
18 23 (16.20%) Ethernet
18 23 (16.20%) Android
19 20 (14.08%) Telematics
19 20 (14.08%) OO
20 19 (13.38%) Device Driver
20 19 (13.38%) Embedded Software Development
20 19 (13.38%) Cybersecurity

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 23 (16.20%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.52%) Simulink
2 5 (3.52%) TargetLink
3 2 (1.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.54%) RS-485
2 31 (21.83%) Bluetooth
3 27 (19.01%) RS-232
4 25 (17.61%) Wi-Fi
5 24 (16.90%) Wireless
6 23 (16.20%) Ethernet
7 15 (10.56%) TCP/IP
8 10 (7.04%) ZigBee
9 7 (4.93%) IPv6
9 7 (4.93%) Network Security
10 5 (3.52%) Profibus
11 3 (2.11%) HTTP
11 3 (2.11%) Modbus
11 3 (2.11%) MQTT
12 2 (1.41%) ASN.1
12 2 (1.41%) Internet
13 1 (0.70%) DECT
13 1 (0.70%) LAN
13 1 (0.70%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (11.97%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.27%) Subversion
3 4 (2.82%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.11%) JIRA
5 2 (1.41%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.70%) Trac
General
1 24 (16.90%) Automotive
2 18 (12.68%) Manufacturing
3 16 (11.27%) Telecoms
4 13 (9.15%) Electronics
5 3 (2.11%) Retail
6 2 (1.41%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.41%) Finance
7 1 (0.70%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.35%) Qt
2 15 (10.56%) Qt Quick
3 4 (2.82%) .NET
3 4 (2.82%) HTML
4 3 (2.11%) MFC
4 3 (2.11%) XML
4 3 (2.11%) XMPP
5 2 (1.41%) CORBA
5 2 (1.41%) Wayland
5 2 (1.41%) WebKit
6 1 (0.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.70%) OpenCL
6 1 (0.70%) OpenCV
6 1 (0.70%) STL
6 1 (0.70%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.83%) Embedded Systems
2 20 (14.08%) Telematics
3 19 (13.38%) Device Driver
4 10 (7.04%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.63%) Cryptography
6 7 (4.93%) CAN bus
7 6 (4.23%) Algorithms
8 5 (3.52%) Driving Licence
8 5 (3.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (2.82%) Smartcard
10 3 (2.11%) Home Automation
11 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.41%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.41%) Fintech
12 1 (0.70%) APACS
12 1 (0.70%) Chip and PIN
12 1 (0.70%) Chip Card
12 1 (0.70%) Contactless
12 1 (0.70%) EFTPOS
12 1 (0.70%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 71 (50.00%) Linux
2 25 (17.61%) Embedded Linux
3 23 (16.20%) Android
4 16 (11.27%) Apple iOS
4 16 (11.27%) Unix
5 8 (5.63%) Windows
6 7 (4.93%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.41%) MeeGo
7 2 (1.41%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (98.59%) Software Engineering
2 30 (21.13%) UML
3 20 (14.08%) OO
4 19 (13.38%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (13.38%) Embedded Software Development
5 17 (11.97%) Unit Testing
6 14 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.04%) Analytics
7 10 (7.04%) Computer Architecture
7 10 (7.04%) Data Analytics
7 10 (7.04%) High-Frequency Trading
7 10 (7.04%) Low Latency
8 7 (4.93%) Multithreaded Programming
8 7 (4.93%) Multithreading
8 7 (4.93%) TDD
9 5 (3.52%) Schematic Capture
10 4 (2.82%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.82%) Project Management
10 4 (2.82%) Scrum
11 3 (2.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) C
1 142 (100.00%) C++
2 102 (71.83%) Embedded C
3 87 (61.27%) Embedded C++
4 39 (27.46%) Bash Shell
5 37 (26.06%) Python
6 24 (16.90%) C#
7 17 (11.97%) Lua
7 17 (11.97%) MATLAB
8 16 (11.27%) Java
8 16 (11.27%) Objective-C
9 8 (5.63%) Assembly Language
10 7 (4.93%) Groovy
10 7 (4.93%) Perl
10 7 (4.93%) Ruby
11 4 (2.82%) PHP
11 4 (2.82%) VB
12 2 (1.41%) Ada
13 1 (0.70%) Delphi
13 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (29.58%) Degree
2 7 (4.93%) DV Cleared
2 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.45%) MISRA
2 9 (6.34%) JTAG
3 5 (3.52%) MISRA C
4 4 (2.82%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.41%) Def Stans
5 2 (1.41%) QA
6 1 (0.70%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 38 (26.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.52%) Dell
2 5 (3.52%) HP
3 4 (2.82%) EMC
4 3 (2.11%) Intel
5 2 (1.41%) Apple
5 2 (1.41%) Google
6 1 (0.70%) Hypercom
6 1 (0.70%) Ingenico
6 1 (0.70%) Renesas
6 1 (0.70%) VeriFone
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 10 hours ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexi hours, healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago