The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Rank 841 919 939
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer 70 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.041% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.043% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 62 37 34
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £44,750 £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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

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 25 September 2016 within the UK.

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

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Top 28 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++ Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +77 67 £45,000 +28.57% 12
North East - 15 £31,500 - 1
Durham - 15 £31,500 - 1
East of England +21 14 £57,000 +34.11% 7
Cambridgeshire +14 14 £57,000 +34.11% 7
Yorkshire +32 12 £45,000 +12.50%
South Yorkshire - 12 £45,000 -
Barnsley - 12 £45,000 -
South East +44 10 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Cambridge +16 9 £62,500 +47.05% 6
East Sussex +16 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Manchester - 8 £35,000 -
Lewes - 8 £50,000 - 1
North West - 8 £35,000 -
London +49 4 £46,000 -4.16% 2
Oldham - 4 £35,000 -
Derbyshire +20 3 £35,000 -
Derby +8 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands +2 3 £35,000 -
Stockport - 3 £40,000 -
Scotland - 3 £42,500 -
Hampshire +17 2 £43,750 -
Portsmouth - 2 £43,750 -
West Midlands -10 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £48,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £40,000 -
Livingston - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Embedded C/C++ Software 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++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 137 (100.00%) C
1 137 (100.00%) C++
1 137 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 86 (62.77%) Embedded C
3 80 (58.39%) Embedded C++
4 67 (48.91%) Linux
5 47 (34.31%) Firmware
6 41 (29.93%) Degree
7 36 (26.28%) Embedded Systems
8 35 (25.55%) Bash Shell
8 35 (25.55%) Automotive
9 32 (23.36%) Qt
9 32 (23.36%) Embedded Linux
10 29 (21.17%) UML
11 28 (20.44%) Ethernet
11 28 (20.44%) Telematics
12 27 (19.71%) Python
13 23 (16.79%) RS-485
14 21 (15.33%) Manufacturing
14 21 (15.33%) Device Driver
15 20 (14.60%) OO
16 19 (13.87%) Lua
16 19 (13.87%) Unit Testing
16 19 (13.87%) RS-232
16 19 (13.87%) CAN bus
17 17 (12.41%) Bluetooth
17 17 (12.41%) MATLAB
18 16 (11.68%) Microsoft
18 16 (11.68%) MS Excel
18 16 (11.68%) Qt Quick

Embedded C/C++ Software 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 16 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.76%) Simulink
2 12 (8.76%) TargetLink
3 2 (1.46%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.44%) Ethernet
2 23 (16.79%) RS-485
3 19 (13.87%) RS-232
4 17 (12.41%) Bluetooth
5 15 (10.95%) Wi-Fi
5 15 (10.95%) Wireless
6 12 (8.76%) Profibus
7 8 (5.84%) ZigBee
8 5 (3.65%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.19%) HTTP
9 3 (2.19%) Modbus
9 3 (2.19%) MQTT
10 1 (0.73%) DECT
10 1 (0.73%) Internet
10 1 (0.73%) NFC
10 1 (0.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (10.22%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.49%) Subversion
3 9 (6.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.46%) JIRA
5 1 (0.73%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.73%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.73%) Trac
General
1 35 (25.55%) Automotive
2 21 (15.33%) Manufacturing
3 15 (10.95%) Electronics
4 8 (5.84%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.19%) Finance
5 3 (2.19%) Games
5 3 (2.19%) Retail
6 1 (0.73%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.36%) Qt
2 16 (11.68%) Qt Quick
3 6 (4.38%) .NET
4 5 (3.65%) HTML
5 3 (2.19%) HEVC
5 3 (2.19%) XML
5 3 (2.19%) XMPP
6 2 (1.46%) MFC
6 2 (1.46%) Yocto
7 1 (0.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.73%) CORBA
7 1 (0.73%) CSS
7 1 (0.73%) GTK+
7 1 (0.73%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.73%) OpenCV
7 1 (0.73%) STL
7 1 (0.73%) Wayland
7 1 (0.73%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.28%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (20.44%) Telematics
3 21 (15.33%) Device Driver
4 19 (13.87%) CAN bus
5 14 (10.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 12 (8.76%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.65%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.19%) CCTV
8 3 (2.19%) Home Automation
8 3 (2.19%) STB
9 2 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.73%) APACS
10 1 (0.73%) Chip Card
10 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.73%) Contactless
10 1 (0.73%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.73%) Physics
10 1 (0.73%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 67 (48.91%) Linux
2 32 (23.36%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (8.03%) Android
3 11 (8.03%) Apple iOS
3 11 (8.03%) Unix
4 6 (4.38%) Windows
5 2 (1.46%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.73%) MeeGo
6 1 (0.73%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.73%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (21.17%) UML
3 20 (14.60%) OO
4 19 (13.87%) Unit Testing
5 15 (10.95%) Embedded Software Development
6 14 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.76%) Schematic Capture
8 8 (5.84%) Signal Processing
9 7 (5.11%) Digital Signal Processing
10 6 (4.38%) Data Acquisition
10 6 (4.38%) Video Processing
11 5 (3.65%) TDD
12 4 (2.92%) Multithreading
12 4 (2.92%) Scrum
13 3 (2.19%) Code Optimisation
13 3 (2.19%) Image Processing
13 3 (2.19%) OOD
13 3 (2.19%) Project Management
14 2 (1.46%) Low Latency
14 2 (1.46%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 137 (100.00%) C
1 137 (100.00%) C++
2 86 (62.77%) Embedded C
3 80 (58.39%) Embedded C++
4 35 (25.55%) Bash Shell
5 27 (19.71%) Python
6 19 (13.87%) Lua
7 17 (12.41%) MATLAB
8 14 (10.22%) Assembly Language
9 11 (8.03%) C#
9 11 (8.03%) Java
9 11 (8.03%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.92%) PHP
10 4 (2.92%) VB
11 2 (1.46%) SQL
12 1 (0.73%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 41 (29.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) MISRA
1 12 (8.76%) MISRA C
2 4 (2.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.73%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 1 (0.73%) JTAG
3 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 47 (34.31%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.19%) EMC
3 2 (1.46%) Intel
4 1 (0.73%) Apple
4 1 (0.73%) Atmel
4 1 (0.73%) Google
4 1 (0.73%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.73%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.73%) VeriFone
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £60,000 to c£80,000 DOE + Bens.
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Free food and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + unusual benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £60,000 to c£80,000 DOE + Bens.
Posted: 23 days ago