Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded C++ Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++ Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 103 156
Rank change year-on-year +22 +53 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Engineer 114 57 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.68% 2.25% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 2.32% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 9
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +28.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £47,500 £38,750 £32,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £58,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.58% +48.57% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 2,996 2,457 2,681
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 96.92% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,039 1,904 2,134
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,700 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Embedded C++ Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Embedded C++ Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ Engineer in Cambridge

Embedded C++ Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Engineer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Embedded C++ Engineer in Cambridge

Embedded C++ Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C++ Engineer in Cambridge

Embedded C++ Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, Embedded C++ Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Embedded C++ Engineer in the job title.

1 114 (100.00%) C
1 114 (100.00%) C++
2 101 (88.60%) Software Engineering
3 92 (80.70%) Embedded C
4 90 (78.95%) Embedded C++
5 73 (64.04%) Computer Science
6 64 (56.14%) Linux
7 63 (55.26%) Python
8 61 (53.51%) Mathematics
9 41 (35.96%) Physics
10 38 (33.33%) Degree
11 33 (28.95%) Video Processing
12 28 (24.56%) Electronics
13 27 (23.68%) Java
14 22 (19.30%) Embedded Systems
15 21 (18.42%) Windows
15 21 (18.42%) HP
15 21 (18.42%) Dell
16 20 (17.54%) JavaScript
16 20 (17.54%) SQL
16 20 (17.54%) HTML
16 20 (17.54%) Statistics
16 20 (17.54%) Life Science
16 20 (17.54%) Computer Vision
16 20 (17.54%) Data Science
16 20 (17.54%) Self-Motivation
16 20 (17.54%) Algorithms
16 20 (17.54%) Linux Kernel Development
16 20 (17.54%) Image Processing
16 20 (17.54%) Security Cleared

Embedded C++ Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (0.88%) PTC Creo
1 1 (0.88%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) Bluetooth
1 3 (2.63%) Wireless
2 1 (0.88%) Modbus
2 1 (0.88%) Skype
2 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.88%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) GCC
1 1 (0.88%) LabVIEW
General
1 28 (24.56%) Electronics
2 16 (14.04%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.54%) HTML
2 17 (14.91%) OpenGL
2 17 (14.91%) TensorFlow
3 1 (0.88%) Middleware
3 1 (0.88%) OpenEmbedded
3 1 (0.88%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 73 (64.04%) Computer Science
2 22 (19.30%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (17.54%) Algorithms
3 20 (17.54%) Life Science
3 20 (17.54%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (14.91%) CUDA
5 2 (1.75%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.88%) CAN bus
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.88%) Verilog
6 1 (0.88%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 64 (56.14%) Linux
2 21 (18.42%) Windows
3 13 (11.40%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (88.60%) Software Engineering
2 61 (53.51%) Mathematics
3 41 (35.96%) Physics
4 33 (28.95%) Video Processing
5 20 (17.54%) Computer Vision
5 20 (17.54%) Data Science
5 20 (17.54%) Image Processing
5 20 (17.54%) Linux Kernel Development
5 20 (17.54%) Statistics
6 12 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (5.26%) Cross-Platform Development
8 5 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.39%) Scrum
9 3 (2.63%) Code Optimisation
9 3 (2.63%) Machine Learning
10 1 (0.88%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (0.88%) Digital Signal Processing
10 1 (0.88%) Mobile Development
10 1 (0.88%) Signal Processing
10 1 (0.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 114 (100.00%) C
1 114 (100.00%) C++
2 92 (80.70%) Embedded C
3 90 (78.95%) Embedded C++
4 63 (55.26%) Python
5 27 (23.68%) Java
6 20 (17.54%) JavaScript
6 20 (17.54%) SQL
7 17 (14.91%) Assembly Language
7 17 (14.91%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.88%) C#
8 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (33.33%) Degree
2 20 (17.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) PhD
4 1 (0.88%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (18.42%) Dell
1 21 (18.42%) HP
2 1 (0.88%) EMC
2 1 (0.88%) PTC
2 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (0.88%) Wind River