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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Rank 839 911 895
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 72 58 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.053% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.055% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 72 43 87
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 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
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 £69,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +59 70 £40,000 - 11
South East +40 20 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands +17 16 £35,000 -12.50%
London - 16 £37,500 - 2
East of England +38 11 £35,000 - 3
East Sussex - 11 £45,000 - 1
Brighton - 11 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge +9 9 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +5 9 £35,000 - 2
Derby -1 9 £35,000 -12.50%
Derbyshire -3 9 £35,000 -12.50%
Surbiton - 8 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire +13 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Mansfield - 7 £35,000 -
South West -3 5 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Gloucestershire +7 4 £40,000 - 1
Gloucester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire +1 3 £45,000 +36.36% 2
Berkshire +21 2 £40,000 -15.78%
North West +15 2 £41,250 -13.15%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -
Stevenage - 2 £30,000 -
Manchester - 2 £41,250 -
Bracknell - 2 £40,000 -
Buckingham - 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £30,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £42,500 -
City of London - 1 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £50,000 -
Worthing - 1 £45,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 129 (100.00%) C
1 129 (100.00%) C++
2 122 (94.57%) Software Engineering
3 54 (41.86%) Embedded C
4 52 (40.31%) Embedded C++
5 46 (35.66%) Degree
6 41 (31.78%) Firmware
6 41 (31.78%) Python
6 41 (31.78%) Embedded Systems
7 38 (29.46%) Linux
8 33 (25.58%) Manufacturing
9 31 (24.03%) Signal Processing
10 27 (20.93%) Computer Science
11 26 (20.16%) Unit Testing
12 25 (19.38%) Automotive
13 24 (18.60%) Lua
14 23 (17.83%) Bash Shell
15 21 (16.28%) Ethernet
16 20 (15.50%) CAN bus
17 19 (14.73%) MISRA
17 19 (14.73%) MATLAB
18 17 (13.18%) Electronics
18 17 (13.18%) Digital Signal Processing
19 16 (12.40%) UML
20 15 (11.63%) Assembly Language
21 14 (10.85%) Simulink
21 14 (10.85%) TargetLink
21 14 (10.85%) Video Content Analysis
21 14 (10.85%) Telematics
21 14 (10.85%) Embedded Linux

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 5 (3.88%) Confluence
2 4 (3.10%) WinCC
3 1 (0.78%) Apache
3 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Simulink
1 14 (10.85%) TargetLink
2 7 (5.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.28%) Ethernet
2 14 (10.85%) Profibus
3 4 (3.10%) Modbus
3 4 (3.10%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.33%) Wireless
5 2 (1.55%) 802.11
5 2 (1.55%) PPP
6 1 (0.78%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.78%) RS-232
6 1 (0.78%) RS-485
6 1 (0.78%) SSL
6 1 (0.78%) VoIP
6 1 (0.78%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.88%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.88%) JIRA
3 2 (1.55%) Subversion
General
1 33 (25.58%) Manufacturing
2 25 (19.38%) Automotive
3 17 (13.18%) Electronics
4 5 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.10%) Advertising
6 3 (2.33%) Finance
6 3 (2.33%) Games
6 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (3.88%) OpenCL
1 5 (3.88%) OpenCV
1 5 (3.88%) STL
2 4 (3.10%) .NET
3 3 (2.33%) HEVC
4 2 (1.55%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.55%) HTML
4 2 (1.55%) Qt
4 2 (1.55%) XML
5 1 (0.78%) CORBA
5 1 (0.78%) CSS
5 1 (0.78%) GTK+
5 1 (0.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (31.78%) Embedded Systems
2 27 (20.93%) Computer Science
3 20 (15.50%) CAN bus
4 14 (10.85%) Driving Licence
4 14 (10.85%) Telematics
5 10 (7.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (4.65%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.65%) Streaming Video
7 5 (3.88%) Mechatronics
7 5 (3.88%) Robotics
8 3 (2.33%) CCTV
8 3 (2.33%) Device Driver
8 3 (2.33%) STB
9 2 (1.55%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.78%) Physics
10 1 (0.78%) SCADA
10 1 (0.78%) Verilog
10 1 (0.78%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.46%) Linux
2 14 (10.85%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (7.75%) Windows
4 4 (3.10%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.33%) Android
6 1 (0.78%) HPUX
6 1 (0.78%) pSOS
6 1 (0.78%) Solaris
6 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (94.57%) Software Engineering
2 31 (24.03%) Signal Processing
3 26 (20.16%) Unit Testing
4 17 (13.18%) Digital Signal Processing
5 16 (12.40%) UML
6 14 (10.85%) Content Analysis
6 14 (10.85%) Schematic Capture
6 14 (10.85%) Video Content Analysis
7 11 (8.53%) OO
8 10 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (6.98%) Image Processing
10 8 (6.20%) Scrum
11 7 (5.43%) Multithreading
11 7 (5.43%) Video Processing
12 6 (4.65%) Data Acquisition
12 6 (4.65%) Defect Tracking
12 6 (4.65%) Software Testing
13 5 (3.88%) Machine Learning
13 5 (3.88%) Open Source
14 3 (2.33%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 129 (100.00%) C
1 129 (100.00%) C++
2 54 (41.86%) Embedded C
3 52 (40.31%) Embedded C++
4 41 (31.78%) Python
5 24 (18.60%) Lua
6 23 (17.83%) Bash Shell
7 19 (14.73%) MATLAB
8 15 (11.63%) Assembly Language
9 7 (5.43%) Java
10 6 (4.65%) C#
10 6 (4.65%) R
11 3 (2.33%) SQL
12 2 (1.55%) ANSI C
13 1 (0.78%) Delphi
13 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.78%) Perl
13 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (35.66%) Degree
2 5 (3.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.73%) MISRA
2 14 (10.85%) MISRA C
3 5 (3.88%) ISO13485
4 4 (3.10%) GAMP
4 4 (3.10%) GMP
System Software
1 41 (31.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (5.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.88%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.55%) SAP
4 1 (0.78%) Atmel
4 1 (0.78%) QNX
4 1 (0.78%) Twitter
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago