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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Rank 878 881 861
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer 3 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.010% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.011% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 11
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 5 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 27 February 2015. 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 -12 3 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
Warrington - 3 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £47,500 -
North West - 3 £47,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) HND
4 5 (45.45%) Windows CE
4 5 (45.45%) Electronics
4 5 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (45.45%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) OOP
5 4 (36.36%) UML
6 3 (27.27%) HNC
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
6 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Ethernet

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) PVCS
1 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Windows CE
4 2 (18.18%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 5 (45.45%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
7 1 (9.09%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) HND
3 3 (27.27%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
2 2 (18.18%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
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