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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Rank 797 934 938
Rank change year-on-year
+137 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer 68 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.033% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.034% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 67 34 45
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +104 64 £50,000 +25.00% 6
East of England +35 14 £57,000 +3.63% 3
Cambridgeshire +21 14 £57,000 +3.63% 3
London +79 12 £60,000 - 1
South East +73 12 £50,000 +11.11%
East Sussex +24 9 £50,000 +11.11%
Lewes - 9 £50,000 -
Durham - 8 £30,750 -
North East - 8 £30,750 -
Derbyshire +17 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East Midlands +13 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Derby +8 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cambridge +15 6 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Yorkshire +9 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Edinburgh - 4 £45,000 -
Scotland - 4 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
Barnsley - 4 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £48,000 -
Portsmouth - 3 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 3 £50,000 -
North West -17 2 £40,000 -
Tewkesbury - 2 £50,000 -
Stockport - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester - 2 £40,000 -
Harrogate +12 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North Yorkshire -2 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 139 (100.00%) C
1 139 (100.00%) C++
1 139 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 99 (71.22%) Embedded C
3 85 (61.15%) Embedded C++
4 70 (50.36%) Linux
5 41 (29.50%) Degree
5 41 (29.50%) Bash Shell
6 38 (27.34%) Qt
6 38 (27.34%) Python
7 36 (25.90%) Firmware
8 32 (23.02%) Embedded Systems
8 32 (23.02%) RS-485
9 31 (22.30%) UML
10 30 (21.58%) Bluetooth
11 28 (20.14%) Microsoft
12 27 (19.42%) Embedded Linux
12 27 (19.42%) RS-232
13 24 (17.27%) Wi-Fi
13 24 (17.27%) Automotive
14 23 (16.55%) Wireless
14 23 (16.55%) MS Excel
14 23 (16.55%) C#
14 23 (16.55%) Android
15 22 (15.83%) Telematics
15 22 (15.83%) Ethernet
16 21 (15.11%) Device Driver
17 20 (14.39%) OO
17 20 (14.39%) Embedded Software Development
18 19 (13.67%) Manufacturing

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 23 (16.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.32%) Simulink
2 6 (4.32%) TargetLink
3 2 (1.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (23.02%) RS-485
2 30 (21.58%) Bluetooth
3 27 (19.42%) RS-232
4 24 (17.27%) Wi-Fi
5 23 (16.55%) Wireless
6 22 (15.83%) Ethernet
7 15 (10.79%) TCP/IP
8 9 (6.47%) ZigBee
9 7 (5.04%) IPv6
9 7 (5.04%) Network Security
10 6 (4.32%) Profibus
11 3 (2.16%) HTTP
11 3 (2.16%) Modbus
11 3 (2.16%) MQTT
12 2 (1.44%) ASN.1
12 2 (1.44%) Internet
13 1 (0.72%) DECT
13 1 (0.72%) LAN
13 1 (0.72%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (12.23%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.51%) Subversion
3 4 (2.88%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.16%) JIRA
5 2 (1.44%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.44%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.72%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.72%) Trac
General
1 24 (17.27%) Automotive
2 19 (13.67%) Manufacturing
3 14 (10.07%) Telecoms
4 11 (7.91%) Electronics
5 3 (2.16%) Retail
6 2 (1.44%) Finance
7 1 (0.72%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.34%) Qt
2 16 (11.51%) Qt Quick
3 4 (2.88%) .NET
3 4 (2.88%) HTML
3 4 (2.88%) MFC
3 4 (2.88%) XML
4 3 (2.16%) XMPP
5 2 (1.44%) CORBA
5 2 (1.44%) Wayland
5 2 (1.44%) WebKit
6 1 (0.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.72%) OpenCL
6 1 (0.72%) OpenCV
6 1 (0.72%) STL
6 1 (0.72%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.02%) Embedded Systems
2 22 (15.83%) Telematics
3 21 (15.11%) Device Driver
4 8 (5.76%) CAN bus
4 8 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.76%) Cryptography
5 6 (4.32%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.32%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (2.16%) Home Automation
7 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.44%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.44%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.72%) APACS
8 1 (0.72%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.72%) Chip Card
8 1 (0.72%) EFTPOS
8 1 (0.72%) EMV
8 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 70 (50.36%) Linux
2 27 (19.42%) Embedded Linux
3 23 (16.55%) Android
4 16 (11.51%) Apple iOS
4 16 (11.51%) Unix
5 7 (5.04%) Mac OS
5 7 (5.04%) Windows
6 2 (1.44%) MeeGo
6 2 (1.44%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (22.30%) UML
3 20 (14.39%) Embedded Software Development
3 20 (14.39%) OO
4 18 (12.95%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (12.95%) Unit Testing
5 14 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (6.47%) Analytics
6 9 (6.47%) Computer Architecture
6 9 (6.47%) Data Analytics
6 9 (6.47%) High-Frequency Trading
6 9 (6.47%) Low Latency
7 8 (5.76%) Multithreading
8 7 (5.04%) Multithreaded Programming
9 6 (4.32%) Schematic Capture
10 5 (3.60%) TDD
11 4 (2.88%) Mentoring
11 4 (2.88%) Project Management
11 4 (2.88%) Scrum
11 4 (2.88%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) C
1 139 (100.00%) C++
2 99 (71.22%) Embedded C
3 85 (61.15%) Embedded C++
4 41 (29.50%) Bash Shell
5 38 (27.34%) Python
6 23 (16.55%) C#
7 18 (12.95%) Lua
7 18 (12.95%) MATLAB
8 16 (11.51%) Java
8 16 (11.51%) Objective-C
9 8 (5.76%) Assembly Language
10 7 (5.04%) Groovy
10 7 (5.04%) Perl
10 7 (5.04%) Ruby
11 4 (2.88%) PHP
11 4 (2.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (29.50%) Degree
2 7 (5.04%) DV Cleared
2 7 (5.04%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.35%) MISRA
2 9 (6.47%) JTAG
3 6 (4.32%) MISRA C
4 4 (2.88%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.44%) QA
6 1 (0.72%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 36 (25.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (20.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.60%) Dell
2 5 (3.60%) HP
3 4 (2.88%) EMC
4 3 (2.16%) Intel
5 2 (1.44%) Apple
5 2 (1.44%) Google
6 1 (0.72%) Atmel
6 1 (0.72%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.72%) Hypercom
6 1 (0.72%) Ingenico
6 1 (0.72%) Renesas
6 1 (0.72%) VeriFone
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