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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Rank 851 917 918
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer 72 47 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.044% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.046% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 72 33 75
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +39 69 £37,500 -6.25% 11
South East +13 19 £45,000 +15.38% 1
East Midlands +17 17 £35,000 -12.50%
London - 15 £37,500 - 2
East of England +27 11 £35,000 - 5
Brighton - 11 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 11 £45,000 -
Derby -2 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Derbyshire -4 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Cambridge - 9 £35,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 9 £35,000 - 4
Surbiton - 8 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire +8 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Mansfield - 7 £35,000 -
South West -5 5 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Gloucestershire +1 4 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Gloucester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire +6 3 £45,000 +36.36% 1
North West +19 2 £41,250 -13.15%
Berkshire +9 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Manchester - 2 £41,250 -
Stevenage - 2 £30,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £40,000 -
Buckingham - 2 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £30,000 -
Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Welshpool - 1 £42,500 -
Powys - 1 £42,500 -
Mid Wales - 1 £42,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 119 (100.00%) C
1 119 (100.00%) C++
1 119 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 49 (41.18%) Embedded C
3 47 (39.50%) Embedded C++
4 39 (32.77%) Python
5 38 (31.93%) Firmware
5 38 (31.93%) Degree
6 36 (30.25%) Embedded Systems
7 33 (27.73%) Linux
8 32 (26.89%) Manufacturing
9 31 (26.05%) Signal Processing
10 25 (21.01%) Computer Science
10 25 (21.01%) Unit Testing
10 25 (21.01%) Automotive
11 24 (20.17%) Lua
12 23 (19.33%) Bash Shell
13 21 (17.65%) Ethernet
14 20 (16.81%) CAN bus
15 19 (15.97%) MATLAB
15 19 (15.97%) MISRA
16 17 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
17 16 (13.45%) UML
18 15 (12.61%) Assembly Language
19 14 (11.76%) Simulink
19 14 (11.76%) Electronics
19 14 (11.76%) Profibus
19 14 (11.76%) Content Analysis
19 14 (11.76%) TargetLink
19 14 (11.76%) Video Content Analysis

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 5 (4.20%) Confluence
2 4 (3.36%) WinCC
3 1 (0.84%) Apache
3 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (11.76%) Simulink
1 14 (11.76%) TargetLink
2 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.65%) Ethernet
2 14 (11.76%) Profibus
3 4 (3.36%) Modbus
4 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.52%) Wireless
5 2 (1.68%) 802.11
5 2 (1.68%) PPP
6 1 (0.84%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.84%) RS-232
6 1 (0.84%) RS-485
6 1 (0.84%) SSL
6 1 (0.84%) VoIP
6 1 (0.84%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.20%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.20%) JIRA
3 2 (1.68%) Subversion
General
1 32 (26.89%) Manufacturing
2 25 (21.01%) Automotive
3 14 (11.76%) Electronics
4 5 (4.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.36%) Advertising
6 3 (2.52%) Finance
6 3 (2.52%) Games
6 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (4.20%) OpenCL
1 5 (4.20%) OpenCV
1 5 (4.20%) STL
2 3 (2.52%) .NET
2 3 (2.52%) HEVC
3 2 (1.68%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.68%) HTML
3 2 (1.68%) Qt
3 2 (1.68%) XML
4 1 (0.84%) CORBA
4 1 (0.84%) CSS
4 1 (0.84%) GTK+
4 1 (0.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.25%) Embedded Systems
2 25 (21.01%) Computer Science
3 20 (16.81%) CAN bus
4 14 (11.76%) Driving Licence
4 14 (11.76%) Telematics
5 10 (8.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (5.04%) Mathematics
6 6 (5.04%) Streaming Video
7 3 (2.52%) CCTV
7 3 (2.52%) STB
8 2 (1.68%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.68%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.68%) Mechatronics
8 2 (1.68%) Robotics
9 1 (0.84%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.84%) Physics
9 1 (0.84%) Verilog
9 1 (0.84%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.73%) Linux
2 10 (8.40%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (6.72%) Windows
4 3 (2.52%) Android
4 3 (2.52%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.84%) HPUX
5 1 (0.84%) pSOS
5 1 (0.84%) Solaris
5 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (26.05%) Signal Processing
3 25 (21.01%) Unit Testing
4 17 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
5 16 (13.45%) UML
6 14 (11.76%) Content Analysis
6 14 (11.76%) Schematic Capture
6 14 (11.76%) Video Content Analysis
7 10 (8.40%) OO
8 9 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.56%) Image Processing
9 7 (5.88%) Scrum
9 7 (5.88%) Video Processing
10 6 (5.04%) Data Acquisition
11 5 (4.20%) Defect Tracking
11 5 (4.20%) Machine Learning
11 5 (4.20%) Multithreading
11 5 (4.20%) Software Testing
12 4 (3.36%) Open Source
13 3 (2.52%) Code Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 119 (100.00%) C
1 119 (100.00%) C++
2 49 (41.18%) Embedded C
3 47 (39.50%) Embedded C++
4 39 (32.77%) Python
5 24 (20.17%) Lua
6 23 (19.33%) Bash Shell
7 19 (15.97%) MATLAB
8 15 (12.61%) Assembly Language
9 6 (5.04%) Java
9 6 (5.04%) R
10 5 (4.20%) C#
11 3 (2.52%) SQL
12 2 (1.68%) ANSI C
13 1 (0.84%) Delphi
13 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (31.93%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.97%) MISRA
2 14 (11.76%) MISRA C
3 5 (4.20%) ISO13485
4 4 (3.36%) GAMP
4 4 (3.36%) GMP
System Software
1 38 (31.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.20%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.68%) SAP
4 1 (0.84%) Atmel
4 1 (0.84%) QNX
4 1 (0.84%) Twitter
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