Period
to 22 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded C++ Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 96 135
Rank change year-on-year -4 +39 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Engineer 59 73 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.32% 2.71% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 2.78% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 20
Cambridge median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £47,750 £36,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% +5.00% +14.29%

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 2,445 2,629 2,386
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 97.66% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,709 2,008 1,972
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +1.15%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 59 (100.00%) C++
2 56 (94.92%) C
3 55 (93.22%) Software Engineering
4 46 (77.97%) Embedded C++
5 43 (72.88%) Embedded C
6 39 (66.10%) Linux
7 35 (59.32%) Python
8 34 (57.63%) Mathematics
9 31 (52.54%) Computer Science
10 21 (35.59%) Video Processing
11 18 (30.51%) Image Processing
11 18 (30.51%) Algorithms
11 18 (30.51%) Computer Vision
12 16 (27.12%) Degree
12 16 (27.12%) Physics
13 15 (25.42%) CUDA
13 15 (25.42%) OpenGL
13 15 (25.42%) MATLAB
13 15 (25.42%) TensorFlow
14 12 (20.34%) Java
15 11 (18.64%) Electronics
16 9 (15.25%) Windows
17 8 (13.56%) Statistics
17 8 (13.56%) Life Science
17 8 (13.56%) Embedded Systems
17 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
17 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
17 8 (13.56%) SQL
17 8 (13.56%) HTML
17 8 (13.56%) Scrum

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) MySQL
General
1 11 (18.64%) Electronics
2 6 (10.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) OpenGL
1 15 (25.42%) TensorFlow
2 8 (13.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 31 (52.54%) Computer Science
2 18 (30.51%) Algorithms
3 15 (25.42%) CUDA
4 8 (13.56%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (13.56%) Life Science
4 8 (13.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 39 (66.10%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (6.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (93.22%) Software Engineering
2 34 (57.63%) Mathematics
3 21 (35.59%) Video Processing
4 18 (30.51%) Computer Vision
4 18 (30.51%) Image Processing
5 16 (27.12%) Physics
6 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.56%) Data Science
6 8 (13.56%) Linux Kernel Development
6 8 (13.56%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) Statistics
7 4 (6.78%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (5.08%) Code Optimisation
8 3 (5.08%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (5.08%) Cross-Platform Development
8 3 (5.08%) Machine Learning
9 1 (1.69%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (1.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C++
2 56 (94.92%) C
3 46 (77.97%) Embedded C++
4 43 (72.88%) Embedded C
5 35 (59.32%) Python
6 15 (25.42%) MATLAB
7 12 (20.34%) Java
8 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
8 8 (13.56%) SQL
9 6 (10.17%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.69%) C#
10 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Degree
2 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Dell
1 7 (11.86%) HP