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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Rank 865 896 914
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 68 62 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.057% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.059% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 66 41 68
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
94824 105610 114571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79970 87076 93773
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +38 67 £40,000 - 9
South East +37 21 £42,500 -2.85% 1
East Midlands +3 14 £35,000 -12.50% 1
London - 12 £42,500 - 2
East Sussex - 10 £43,750 -
East of England +34 9 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Cambridgeshire +13 9 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Cambridge +10 9 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Derbyshire +3 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derby +1 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Brighton - 9 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire +10 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Hampshire -7 5 £40,000 -3.61%
Mansfield - 5 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +31 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South Yorkshire +20 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Gloucester +5 4 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Gloucestershire 0 4 £40,000 -15.78% 2
South West -3 4 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Barnsley - 4 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +25 2 £40,000 -5.88%
North West +19 2 £41,250 -13.15%
Berkshire +10 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Manchester - 2 £41,250 -
Bracknell - 2 £40,000 -
Buckingham - 2 £40,000 -
Andover -5 1 £42,500 +28.78%
Basingstoke - 1 £40,000 -
Southampton - 1 £40,000 -
Dartford - 1 £37,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 133 (100.00%) C
1 133 (100.00%) C++
2 129 (96.99%) Software Engineering
3 61 (45.86%) Embedded C
4 59 (44.36%) Embedded C++
5 44 (33.08%) Degree
6 43 (32.33%) Linux
7 40 (30.08%) Firmware
8 39 (29.32%) Embedded Systems
9 37 (27.82%) Python
10 31 (23.31%) Automotive
10 31 (23.31%) Signal Processing
11 30 (22.56%) Manufacturing
12 27 (20.30%) Bash Shell
13 26 (19.55%) Unit Testing
14 23 (17.29%) Lua
14 23 (17.29%) CAN bus
15 21 (15.79%) Ethernet
16 20 (15.04%) MATLAB
16 20 (15.04%) Computer Science
16 20 (15.04%) Telematics
16 20 (15.04%) MISRA
17 19 (14.29%) Assembly Language
18 18 (13.53%) UML
18 18 (13.53%) Embedded Linux
19 16 (12.03%) Simulink
19 16 (12.03%) Profibus
19 16 (12.03%) Driving Licence
19 16 (12.03%) Schematic Capture
19 16 (12.03%) MISRA C

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 4 (3.01%) Confluence
2 2 (1.50%) WinCC
Applications
1 16 (12.03%) Simulink
1 16 (12.03%) TargetLink
2 7 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.79%) Ethernet
2 16 (12.03%) Profibus
3 4 (3.01%) RS-232
3 4 (3.01%) RS-485
3 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.26%) Wireless
5 2 (1.50%) 802.11
5 2 (1.50%) Modbus
5 2 (1.50%) PPP
6 1 (0.75%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.75%) Internet
6 1 (0.75%) VoIP
6 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.75%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.76%) JIRA
3 2 (1.50%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) ClearQuest
General
1 31 (23.31%) Automotive
2 30 (22.56%) Manufacturing
3 15 (11.28%) Electronics
4 4 (3.01%) Finance
4 4 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.26%) Games
6 2 (1.50%) Advertising
6 2 (1.50%) Retail
6 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.51%) Qt
2 5 (3.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (3.76%) OpenCL
2 5 (3.76%) OpenCV
2 5 (3.76%) STL
3 4 (3.01%) Qt Quick
4 3 (2.26%) HEVC
5 2 (1.50%) .NET
5 2 (1.50%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.50%) HTML
5 2 (1.50%) XML
6 1 (0.75%) CORBA
6 1 (0.75%) CSS
6 1 (0.75%) GTK+
6 1 (0.75%) MFC
6 1 (0.75%) Wayland
6 1 (0.75%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.32%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (17.29%) CAN bus
3 20 (15.04%) Computer Science
3 20 (15.04%) Telematics
4 16 (12.03%) Driving Licence
5 13 (9.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (6.02%) Device Driver
7 5 (3.76%) Mechatronics
7 5 (3.76%) Robotics
8 4 (3.01%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.01%) Streaming Video
9 3 (2.26%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.26%) CCTV
9 3 (2.26%) STB
10 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.75%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.75%) Fintech
11 1 (0.75%) SCADA
11 1 (0.75%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 43 (32.33%) Linux
2 18 (13.53%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (6.02%) Windows
4 4 (3.01%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.50%) Android
6 1 (0.75%) MeeGo
6 1 (0.75%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.75%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (96.99%) Software Engineering
2 31 (23.31%) Signal Processing
3 26 (19.55%) Unit Testing
4 18 (13.53%) UML
5 16 (12.03%) Digital Signal Processing
5 16 (12.03%) Schematic Capture
6 14 (10.53%) Content Analysis
6 14 (10.53%) Video Content Analysis
7 11 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.27%) OO
8 8 (6.02%) Image Processing
8 8 (6.02%) Scrum
9 7 (5.26%) Video Processing
10 6 (4.51%) Data Acquisition
10 6 (4.51%) Multithreading
11 5 (3.76%) Software Testing
12 4 (3.01%) Defect Tracking
12 4 (3.01%) Machine Learning
12 4 (3.01%) Open Source
12 4 (3.01%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (100.00%) C
1 133 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (45.86%) Embedded C
3 59 (44.36%) Embedded C++
4 37 (27.82%) Python
5 27 (20.30%) Bash Shell
6 23 (17.29%) Lua
7 20 (15.04%) MATLAB
8 19 (14.29%) Assembly Language
9 6 (4.51%) Java
10 4 (3.01%) R
11 3 (2.26%) SQL
12 2 (1.50%) ANSI C
12 2 (1.50%) C#
13 1 (0.75%) Delphi
13 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 44 (33.08%) Degree
2 4 (3.01%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.04%) MISRA
2 16 (12.03%) MISRA C
3 4 (3.01%) ISO13485
4 2 (1.50%) GAMP
4 2 (1.50%) GMP
5 1 (0.75%) JTAG
5 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 40 (30.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.01%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.50%) Intel
4 1 (0.75%) Apple
4 1 (0.75%) Atmel
4 1 (0.75%) Google
4 1 (0.75%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.75%) SAP
4 1 (0.75%) Twitter
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