The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Rank 889 884 867
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer 46 53 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.050% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.052% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 66
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer within the UK.

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

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

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 46 £42,500 +6.25% 4
South East +38 23 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Brighton - 13 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 13 £45,000 - 1
London +14 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire -5 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Oxfordshire - 5 £40,000 -
East Midlands -2 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Portsmouth - 4 £31,750 -
Hampshire - 4 £31,750 -
Surbiton - 3 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Derbyshire -8 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derby -9 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Harrogate - 2 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -
Dartford +7 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Hertfordshire +4 1 - -
Kent +2 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Salisbury +1 1 £35,000 -24.73%
Wiltshire 0 1 £35,000 -21.34%
East of England -8 1 - - 1
South West -12 1 £35,000 -21.34%
City of London - 1 £60,000 -

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 83 (100.00%) C
1 83 (100.00%) C++
1 83 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (50.60%) Embedded C
2 42 (50.60%) Embedded C++
3 35 (42.17%) Firmware
4 34 (40.96%) Python
5 30 (36.14%) Embedded Systems
6 28 (33.73%) Manufacturing
7 23 (27.71%) Lua
8 22 (26.51%) Unit Testing
9 21 (25.30%) Bash Shell
10 20 (24.10%) Assembly Language
11 19 (22.89%) Degree
12 17 (20.48%) MATLAB
12 17 (20.48%) Automotive
13 16 (19.28%) Ethernet
13 16 (19.28%) Computer Science
13 16 (19.28%) Signal Processing
14 15 (18.07%) UML
15 14 (16.87%) MISRA
16 13 (15.66%) Linux
16 13 (15.66%) Digital Signal Processing
17 12 (14.46%) TargetLink
17 12 (14.46%) Simulink
17 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
18 11 (13.25%) Bluetooth
18 11 (13.25%) Wireless
18 11 (13.25%) Electronics
18 11 (13.25%) ZigBee

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.02%) Confluence
2 4 (4.82%) WinCC
3 1 (1.20%) Apache
3 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Simulink
1 12 (14.46%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.28%) Ethernet
2 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
3 11 (13.25%) Bluetooth
3 11 (13.25%) RS-232
3 11 (13.25%) RS-485
3 11 (13.25%) Wireless
3 11 (13.25%) ZigBee
4 9 (10.84%) Profibus
5 4 (4.82%) Modbus
6 1 (1.20%) SSL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.02%) JIRA
General
1 28 (33.73%) Manufacturing
2 17 (20.48%) Automotive
3 11 (13.25%) Electronics
4 5 (6.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.82%) Advertising
6 2 (2.41%) Finance
6 2 (2.41%) Marketing
6 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (6.02%) OpenCL
1 5 (6.02%) OpenCV
1 5 (6.02%) STL
2 2 (2.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.41%) Qt
3 1 (1.20%) CORBA
3 1 (1.20%) HTML
3 1 (1.20%) SOAP
3 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (36.14%) Embedded Systems
2 16 (19.28%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.84%) CAN bus
3 9 (10.84%) Driving Licence
3 9 (10.84%) Telematics
4 7 (8.43%) Streaming Video
5 6 (7.23%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.20%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.20%) EPoS
7 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.20%) Physics
7 1 (1.20%) Verilog
7 1 (1.20%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Linux
2 8 (9.64%) Windows
3 5 (6.02%) Android
4 2 (2.41%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.20%) HPUX
5 1 (1.20%) pSOS
5 1 (1.20%) Solaris
5 1 (1.20%) Unix
5 1 (1.20%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.20%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (26.51%) Unit Testing
3 16 (19.28%) Signal Processing
4 15 (18.07%) UML
5 13 (15.66%) Digital Signal Processing
6 9 (10.84%) Schematic Capture
7 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.23%) Defect Tracking
7 6 (7.23%) Image Processing
7 6 (7.23%) Scrum
8 5 (6.02%) Machine Learning
8 5 (6.02%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.82%) OOP
10 3 (3.61%) Content Analysis
10 3 (3.61%) OO
10 3 (3.61%) OOD
10 3 (3.61%) Video Content Analysis
11 2 (2.41%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.41%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) C
1 83 (100.00%) C++
2 42 (50.60%) Embedded C
2 42 (50.60%) Embedded C++
3 34 (40.96%) Python
4 23 (27.71%) Lua
5 21 (25.30%) Bash Shell
6 20 (24.10%) Assembly Language
7 17 (20.48%) MATLAB
8 7 (8.43%) R
9 6 (7.23%) C#
10 3 (3.61%) Java
10 3 (3.61%) VB
11 1 (1.20%) ANSI C
11 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.20%) Perl
11 1 (1.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.20%) HNC
3 1 (1.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) MISRA
2 9 (10.84%) MISRA C
3 5 (6.02%) ISO13485
4 4 (4.82%) GAMP
4 4 (4.82%) GMP
5 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (42.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (6.02%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.41%) SAP
3 1 (1.20%) Apple
3 1 (1.20%) Atmel
3 1 (1.20%) QNX
3 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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