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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Rank 833 925 952
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer 78 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.051% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.053% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 69 31 46
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,460
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
- -5.32%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 2016 within the UK.

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

Embedded C/C++ Software 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++ Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +55 76 £40,000 - 12
South East +9 19 £42,500 +30.76% 1
London +47 12 £40,000 - 1
East of England +26 12 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Cambridgeshire +18 12 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Cambridge +15 11 £35,000 -17.64% 3
East Midlands -2 10 £35,000 -3.44% 1
East Sussex - 9 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire +40 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South Yorkshire +21 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Derbyshire +13 8 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Derby +9 8 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Barnsley - 8 £45,000 - 1
North West +27 6 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Hampshire -16 6 £41,250 -
Durham - 6 £29,500 - 2
Manchester - 6 £35,000 - 2
North East - 6 £29,500 - 2
Brighton - 6 £42,500 -
Lewes - 3 £50,000 - 1
Oldham - 3 £35,000 - 1
South West +8 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire -4 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £35,000 -
Mansfield - 2 £35,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £40,000 - 1
Andover - 1 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 138 (100.00%) C
1 138 (100.00%) C++
1 138 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 75 (54.35%) Embedded C
3 70 (50.72%) Embedded C++
4 52 (37.68%) Linux
5 48 (34.78%) Firmware
6 41 (29.71%) Degree
7 36 (26.09%) Embedded Systems
8 33 (23.91%) Automotive
9 28 (20.29%) Python
9 28 (20.29%) Bash Shell
10 26 (18.84%) Signal Processing
11 25 (18.12%) Telematics
12 24 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
12 24 (17.39%) Manufacturing
12 24 (17.39%) CAN bus
13 22 (15.94%) UML
13 22 (15.94%) Unit Testing
14 21 (15.22%) Ethernet
15 20 (14.49%) Lua
16 19 (13.77%) Assembly Language
16 19 (13.77%) MATLAB
17 18 (13.04%) MISRA
18 17 (12.32%) Profibus
18 17 (12.32%) Driving Licence
18 17 (12.32%) Schematic Capture
18 17 (12.32%) MISRA C
18 17 (12.32%) TargetLink
18 17 (12.32%) Simulink

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Simulink
1 17 (12.32%) TargetLink
2 10 (7.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) Ethernet
2 17 (12.32%) Profibus
3 9 (6.52%) RS-232
3 9 (6.52%) RS-485
4 7 (5.07%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (5.07%) Wireless
5 4 (2.90%) Bluetooth
5 4 (2.90%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.17%) HTTP
6 3 (2.17%) MQTT
6 3 (2.17%) ZigBee
7 2 (1.45%) 802.11
7 2 (1.45%) PPP
8 1 (0.72%) Internet
8 1 (0.72%) NFC
8 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (7.25%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.07%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.62%) Subversion
4 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.45%) JIRA
5 1 (0.72%) ClearQuest
General
1 33 (23.91%) Automotive
2 24 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 16 (11.59%) Electronics
4 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.17%) Finance
5 3 (2.17%) Games
5 3 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Avionics
6 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.87%) Qt
2 8 (5.80%) Qt Quick
3 5 (3.62%) .NET
3 5 (3.62%) HTML
4 3 (2.17%) HEVC
4 3 (2.17%) XMPP
5 2 (1.45%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (1.45%) OpenCL
5 2 (1.45%) OpenCV
5 2 (1.45%) STL
5 2 (1.45%) XML
6 1 (0.72%) CORBA
6 1 (0.72%) CSS
6 1 (0.72%) GTK+
6 1 (0.72%) MFC
6 1 (0.72%) Wayland
6 1 (0.72%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.09%) Embedded Systems
2 25 (18.12%) Telematics
3 24 (17.39%) CAN bus
4 17 (12.32%) Driving Licence
5 15 (10.87%) Computer Science
6 13 (9.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 12 (8.70%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.90%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.17%) CCTV
9 3 (2.17%) STB
10 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.45%) Mechatronics
10 2 (1.45%) Robotics
11 1 (0.72%) APACS
11 1 (0.72%) Contactless
11 1 (0.72%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.72%) EMV
11 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.72%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.68%) Linux
2 24 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (5.80%) Windows
4 4 (2.90%) Android
5 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.17%) Unix
5 3 (2.17%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.72%) MeeGo
6 1 (0.72%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.72%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (18.84%) Signal Processing
3 22 (15.94%) UML
3 22 (15.94%) Unit Testing
4 17 (12.32%) Schematic Capture
5 14 (10.14%) OO
6 13 (9.42%) Content Analysis
6 13 (9.42%) Video Content Analysis
7 12 (8.70%) Digital Signal Processing
8 11 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.07%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (4.35%) Data Acquisition
10 6 (4.35%) Multithreading
10 6 (4.35%) Video Processing
11 4 (2.90%) Image Processing
11 4 (2.90%) Open Source
11 4 (2.90%) Scrum
12 3 (2.17%) OOD
12 3 (2.17%) OOP
12 3 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (100.00%) C
1 138 (100.00%) C++
2 75 (54.35%) Embedded C
3 70 (50.72%) Embedded C++
4 28 (20.29%) Bash Shell
4 28 (20.29%) Python
5 20 (14.49%) Lua
6 19 (13.77%) Assembly Language
6 19 (13.77%) MATLAB
7 7 (5.07%) Java
8 3 (2.17%) C#
8 3 (2.17%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.17%) PHP
8 3 (2.17%) SQL
8 3 (2.17%) VB
9 2 (1.45%) ANSI C
10 1 (0.72%) Delphi
10 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (29.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.04%) MISRA
2 17 (12.32%) MISRA C
3 3 (2.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.72%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 1 (0.72%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.72%) JTAG
4 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 48 (34.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.45%) Intel
3 1 (0.72%) Apple
3 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.72%) Atmel
3 1 (0.72%) Google
3 1 (0.72%) Green Hills
3 1 (0.72%) Ingenico
3 1 (0.72%) VeriFone
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40,000 DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 Perm or £250 a day Contract (work from home)
Posted: 8 days ago
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 19 days ago