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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Rank 838 909 921
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 72 61 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.057% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.059% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 63 46 46
Median salary £44,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,460
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,500 £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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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
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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 +43 70 £44,500 +27.14% 6
South East +14 14 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Yorkshire +34 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East of England +32 12 £62,500 +47.05%
South Yorkshire +21 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 12 £62,500 +47.05%
North East - 12 £31,500 - 1
Durham - 12 £31,500 - 1
Barnsley - 12 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex +8 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Cambridge +7 8 £62,500 +47.05%
London +46 7 £42,000 -12.50% 1
Derbyshire +13 6 £35,000 -
Derby +2 6 £35,000 -
East Midlands -3 6 £35,000 -
North West - 6 £35,000 - 1
Manchester - 6 £35,000 - 1
Lewes - 5 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire -13 4 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Oldham - 4 £35,000 -
Brighton +4 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Scotland - 2 £40,000 -
West Midlands -9 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £40,000 -
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Stockport - 1 £40,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £47,500 - 1
Winchester - 1 £45,000 -
Oxford - 1 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 145 (100.00%) C
1 145 (100.00%) C++
2 144 (99.31%) Software Engineering
3 85 (58.62%) Embedded C
4 78 (53.79%) Embedded C++
5 64 (44.14%) Linux
6 51 (35.17%) Firmware
7 43 (29.66%) Degree
8 35 (24.14%) Automotive
9 34 (23.45%) Embedded Systems
10 32 (22.07%) Bash Shell
11 29 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
12 28 (19.31%) Telematics
13 27 (18.62%) Python
14 26 (17.93%) UML
14 26 (17.93%) Ethernet
15 25 (17.24%) Qt
16 22 (15.17%) Manufacturing
16 22 (15.17%) CAN bus
17 19 (13.10%) MATLAB
17 19 (13.10%) Unit Testing
17 19 (13.10%) Lua
18 18 (12.41%) OO
19 17 (11.72%) Device Driver
19 17 (11.72%) Assembly Language
19 17 (11.72%) RS-485
20 16 (11.03%) Signal Processing
20 16 (11.03%) Electronics
21 15 (10.34%) Simulink
21 15 (10.34%) 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 15 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 15 (10.34%) Simulink
1 15 (10.34%) TargetLink
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.93%) Ethernet
2 17 (11.72%) RS-485
3 15 (10.34%) Profibus
3 15 (10.34%) RS-232
4 13 (8.97%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (8.28%) Bluetooth
5 12 (8.28%) Wireless
6 5 (3.45%) ZigBee
7 4 (2.76%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.07%) HTTP
8 3 (2.07%) MQTT
9 1 (0.69%) 802.11
9 1 (0.69%) Internet
9 1 (0.69%) Modbus
9 1 (0.69%) NFC
9 1 (0.69%) PPP
9 1 (0.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (7.59%) Git (software)
1 11 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (1.38%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.69%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.69%) Trac
General
1 35 (24.14%) Automotive
2 22 (15.17%) Manufacturing
3 16 (11.03%) Electronics
4 7 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.07%) Finance
5 3 (2.07%) Games
5 3 (2.07%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.24%) Qt
2 13 (8.97%) Qt Quick
3 6 (4.14%) .NET
4 5 (3.45%) HTML
5 3 (2.07%) HEVC
5 3 (2.07%) XMPP
6 2 (1.38%) XML
6 2 (1.38%) Yocto
7 1 (0.69%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.69%) CORBA
7 1 (0.69%) CSS
7 1 (0.69%) GTK+
7 1 (0.69%) MFC
7 1 (0.69%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.69%) OpenCV
7 1 (0.69%) STL
7 1 (0.69%) Wayland
7 1 (0.69%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.45%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (19.31%) Telematics
3 22 (15.17%) CAN bus
4 17 (11.72%) Device Driver
5 15 (10.34%) Driving Licence
6 13 (8.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 10 (6.90%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.45%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.07%) CCTV
9 3 (2.07%) Smartcard
9 3 (2.07%) STB
10 2 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.38%) Fintech
11 1 (0.69%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (0.69%) Chip Card
11 1 (0.69%) Contactless
11 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.69%) EFTPOS
11 1 (0.69%) EMV
11 1 (0.69%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 64 (44.14%) Linux
2 29 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (5.52%) Android
3 8 (5.52%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.52%) Unix
4 6 (4.14%) Windows
5 2 (1.38%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.69%) MeeGo
6 1 (0.69%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.69%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (99.31%) Software Engineering
2 26 (17.93%) UML
3 19 (13.10%) Unit Testing
4 18 (12.41%) OO
5 16 (11.03%) Signal Processing
6 15 (10.34%) Schematic Capture
7 13 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (8.97%) Embedded Software Development
8 8 (5.52%) Content Analysis
8 8 (5.52%) Video Content Analysis
9 7 (4.83%) Digital Signal Processing
9 7 (4.83%) TDD
10 6 (4.14%) Data Acquisition
10 6 (4.14%) Video Processing
11 4 (2.76%) Multithreading
11 4 (2.76%) Project Management
12 3 (2.07%) Automated Testing
12 3 (2.07%) Image Processing
12 3 (2.07%) OOD
12 3 (2.07%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 145 (100.00%) C
1 145 (100.00%) C++
2 85 (58.62%) Embedded C
3 78 (53.79%) Embedded C++
4 32 (22.07%) Bash Shell
5 27 (18.62%) Python
6 19 (13.10%) Lua
6 19 (13.10%) MATLAB
7 17 (11.72%) Assembly Language
8 10 (6.90%) Java
9 8 (5.52%) C#
9 8 (5.52%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.76%) PHP
10 4 (2.76%) VB
11 2 (1.38%) SQL
12 1 (0.69%) Delphi
12 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (29.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.34%) MISRA
1 15 (10.34%) MISRA C
2 4 (2.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 1 (0.69%) JTAG
3 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 51 (35.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.38%) Intel
3 1 (0.69%) Apple
3 1 (0.69%) Atmel
3 1 (0.69%) EMC
3 1 (0.69%) Google
3 1 (0.69%) Green Hills
3 1 (0.69%) Ingenico
3 1 (0.69%) VeriFone
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