Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded C++ Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 20 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++ Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 108 156
Rank change year-on-year +29 +48 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Software Engineer 116 54 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.75% 2.12% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 2.19% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 8
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +28.57% -15.15%
10th Percentile £47,500 £38,750 £32,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £58,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +48.57% -22.22%

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 2,992 2,468 2,683
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 96.94% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,024 1,923 2,132
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,825 £27,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ Software Engineer in Cambridge

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Embedded C++ Software Engineer in Cambridge

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Software Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C++ Software Engineer in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, Embedded C++ Software 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++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 116 (100.00%) C
1 116 (100.00%) C++
2 104 (89.66%) Software Engineering
3 96 (82.76%) Embedded C
4 93 (80.17%) Embedded C++
5 75 (64.66%) Computer Science
6 66 (56.90%) Linux
7 65 (56.03%) Python
8 63 (54.31%) Mathematics
9 43 (37.07%) Physics
10 36 (31.03%) Degree
11 34 (29.31%) Video Processing
12 29 (25.00%) Electronics
13 28 (24.14%) Java
14 22 (18.97%) Windows
14 22 (18.97%) Embedded Systems
15 21 (18.10%) Linux Kernel Development
15 21 (18.10%) Security Cleared
15 21 (18.10%) Data Science
15 21 (18.10%) Self-Motivation
15 21 (18.10%) HP
15 21 (18.10%) Dell
15 21 (18.10%) JavaScript
15 21 (18.10%) SQL
15 21 (18.10%) HTML
15 21 (18.10%) Statistics
15 21 (18.10%) Life Science
16 20 (17.24%) Computer Vision
16 20 (17.24%) Algorithms
16 20 (17.24%) Image Processing

Embedded C++ Software 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 (0.86%) PTC Creo
1 1 (0.86%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) Wireless
2 3 (2.59%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.86%) Modbus
3 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) GCC
1 1 (0.86%) LabVIEW
General
1 29 (25.00%) Electronics
2 17 (14.66%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.10%) HTML
2 17 (14.66%) OpenGL
2 17 (14.66%) TensorFlow
3 1 (0.86%) OpenEmbedded
3 1 (0.86%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 75 (64.66%) Computer Science
2 22 (18.97%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (18.10%) Life Science
3 21 (18.10%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (17.24%) Algorithms
5 17 (14.66%) CUDA
6 2 (1.72%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.86%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 66 (56.90%) Linux
2 22 (18.97%) Windows
3 14 (12.07%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.59%) Android
5 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (89.66%) Software Engineering
2 63 (54.31%) Mathematics
3 43 (37.07%) Physics
4 34 (29.31%) Video Processing
5 21 (18.10%) Data Science
5 21 (18.10%) Linux Kernel Development
5 21 (18.10%) Statistics
6 20 (17.24%) Computer Vision
6 20 (17.24%) Image Processing
7 12 (10.34%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.17%) Cross-Platform Development
8 6 (5.17%) Scrum
9 3 (2.59%) Code Optimisation
9 3 (2.59%) Machine Learning
10 1 (0.86%) Digital Signal Processing
10 1 (0.86%) Open Source
10 1 (0.86%) Open Source Development
10 1 (0.86%) SDLC
10 1 (0.86%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 116 (100.00%) C
1 116 (100.00%) C++
2 96 (82.76%) Embedded C
3 93 (80.17%) Embedded C++
4 65 (56.03%) Python
5 28 (24.14%) Java
6 21 (18.10%) JavaScript
6 21 (18.10%) SQL
7 17 (14.66%) Assembly Language
7 17 (14.66%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.86%) C#
8 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (31.03%) Degree
2 21 (18.10%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.86%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (18.10%) Dell
1 21 (18.10%) HP
2 1 (0.86%) EMC
2 1 (0.86%) PTC
2 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (0.86%) Wind River