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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
UK
Rank 784 888 899
Rank change year-on-year
+104 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer 61 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.039% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.040% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 57 37 44
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,900 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.18%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +93 56 £50,000 +14.28% 10
East of England +45 18 £57,000 - 7
Cambridgeshire - 18 £57,000 - 7
London +67 12 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire +25 7 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands +15 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Harrogate +14 7 £42,500 +6.25%
North Yorkshire -1 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridge - 7 £52,500 - 5
South East +37 6 £45,000 - 2
Derbyshire +22 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Derby +13 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Scotland - 5 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £45,000 -
East Sussex +6 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Lewes - 3 £50,000 -
South West +20 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Hampshire +8 2 £40,000 +25.98% 1
Portsmouth +3 2 £40,000 +25.98% 1
Tewkesbury - 2 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £50,000 -
Durham - 2 £30,000 -
North East - 2 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire -5 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £50,000 -
Livingston - 1 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 131 (100.00%) C
1 131 (100.00%) C++
1 131 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 90 (68.70%) Embedded C
3 73 (55.73%) Embedded C++
4 64 (48.85%) Linux
5 42 (32.06%) Python
6 38 (29.01%) Bluetooth
7 36 (27.48%) Degree
8 33 (25.19%) Bash Shell
9 31 (23.66%) Wireless
9 31 (23.66%) RS-485
10 29 (22.14%) Wi-Fi
10 29 (22.14%) Firmware
11 27 (20.61%) Microsoft
11 27 (20.61%) Qt
12 26 (19.85%) RS-232
13 25 (19.08%) UML
14 24 (18.32%) C#
14 24 (18.32%) Ethernet
14 24 (18.32%) Cybersecurity
14 24 (18.32%) Embedded Systems
15 22 (16.79%) TCP/IP
15 22 (16.79%) MS Excel
15 22 (16.79%) Android
16 19 (14.50%) Embedded Linux
17 18 (13.74%) OO
17 18 (13.74%) MATLAB
17 18 (13.74%) Telecoms
17 18 (13.74%) Embedded Software Development

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 22 (16.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) Simulink
3 1 (0.76%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 38 (29.01%) Bluetooth
2 31 (23.66%) RS-485
2 31 (23.66%) Wireless
3 29 (22.14%) Wi-Fi
4 26 (19.85%) RS-232
5 24 (18.32%) Ethernet
6 22 (16.79%) TCP/IP
7 12 (9.16%) ZigBee
8 8 (6.11%) IPv6
8 8 (6.11%) Network Security
9 3 (2.29%) Modbus
10 2 (1.53%) ASN.1
11 1 (0.76%) DECT
11 1 (0.76%) Internet
11 1 (0.76%) LAN
11 1 (0.76%) NFC
11 1 (0.76%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (11.45%) Git (software)
1 15 (11.45%) Subversion
2 2 (1.53%) JIRA
2 2 (1.53%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.76%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.76%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.76%) Trac
3 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (13.74%) Telecoms
2 16 (12.21%) Manufacturing
3 13 (9.92%) Automotive
3 13 (9.92%) Electronics
4 3 (2.29%) Finance
5 1 (0.76%) Avionics
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Military
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.61%) Qt
2 10 (7.63%) Qt Quick
3 3 (2.29%) MFC
3 3 (2.29%) XML
4 1 (0.76%) .NET
4 1 (0.76%) CORBA
4 1 (0.76%) HTML
4 1 (0.76%) Wayland
4 1 (0.76%) WebKit
4 1 (0.76%) WPF
4 1 (0.76%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.32%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (10.69%) Device Driver
3 11 (8.40%) Telematics
4 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.87%) Cryptography
6 4 (3.05%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (2.29%) Home Automation
8 2 (1.53%) CAN bus
8 2 (1.53%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.53%) Physics
8 2 (1.53%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.76%) APACS
9 1 (0.76%) Arduino
9 1 (0.76%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.76%) Chip Card
9 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.76%) EFTPOS
9 1 (0.76%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 64 (48.85%) Linux
2 22 (16.79%) Android
3 19 (14.50%) Embedded Linux
4 14 (10.69%) Apple iOS
4 14 (10.69%) Unix
5 10 (7.63%) Windows
6 8 (6.11%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.76%) MeeGo
7 1 (0.76%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (19.08%) UML
3 24 (18.32%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (13.74%) Embedded Software Development
4 18 (13.74%) OO
5 14 (10.69%) Analytics
5 14 (10.69%) Computer Architecture
5 14 (10.69%) Data Analytics
5 14 (10.69%) High-Frequency Trading
5 14 (10.69%) Low Latency
5 14 (10.69%) Unit Testing
6 10 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.11%) Multithreaded Programming
7 8 (6.11%) Multithreading
8 4 (3.05%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.05%) Scrum
8 4 (3.05%) TDD
9 3 (2.29%) Feasibility Study
10 2 (1.53%) OOD
10 2 (1.53%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 131 (100.00%) C
1 131 (100.00%) C++
2 90 (68.70%) Embedded C
3 73 (55.73%) Embedded C++
4 42 (32.06%) Python
5 33 (25.19%) Bash Shell
6 24 (18.32%) C#
7 18 (13.74%) MATLAB
8 17 (12.98%) Java
9 14 (10.69%) Lua
9 14 (10.69%) Objective-C
10 8 (6.11%) Groovy
10 8 (6.11%) Perl
10 8 (6.11%) Ruby
11 3 (2.29%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.76%) Delphi
12 1 (0.76%) PHP
12 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (27.48%) Degree
2 12 (9.16%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.87%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) JTAG
1 9 (6.87%) MISRA
2 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 1 (0.76%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 29 (22.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (20.61%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.82%) Dell
2 5 (3.82%) HP
3 4 (3.05%) EMC
4 1 (0.76%) Apple
4 1 (0.76%) Google
4 1 (0.76%) Hypercom
4 1 (0.76%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.76%) Intel
4 1 (0.76%) Renesas
4 1 (0.76%) SAP
4 1 (0.76%) VeriFone
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