The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Embedded C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C++
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 85 114 92
Rank change year-on-year +29 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 20 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.67% 0.068% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.26% 0.11% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 23
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

Embedded C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 885 918 953
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 73.69% 62.41% 66.27%
Number of salaries quoted 694 763 821
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Embedded C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in Cambridge

Embedded C++
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Embedded C++ in Cambridge

Embedded C++
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C++ in Cambridge

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 27 (100.00%) C
1 27 (100.00%) C++
1 27 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
3 15 (55.56%) Python
4 14 (51.85%) Java
4 14 (51.85%) Electronics
5 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
7 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 9 (33.33%) Physics
8 5 (18.52%) HP
8 5 (18.52%) Dell
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.81%) Linux
10 3 (11.11%) Assembly Language
10 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (11.11%) Multimedia
10 3 (11.11%) Degree
10 3 (11.11%) Video Processing
11 2 (7.41%) Atmel
11 2 (7.41%) Home Automation
11 2 (7.41%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (7.41%) Firmware
11 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
12 1 (3.70%) Web Services
12 1 (3.70%) Smart Energy
12 1 (3.70%) Flask
12 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (3.70%) NFC

Embedded C++
Top Related 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 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.70%) NFC
3 1 (3.70%) ZigBee
General
1 14 (51.85%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Embedded Engineer
1 23 (85.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 23 (85.19%) Software Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) C Software Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) C++ Software Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) Embedded C Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) Consultant
3 13 (48.15%) Software Consultant
4 12 (44.44%) C++ Consultant
5 8 (29.63%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Django
1 1 (3.70%) Flask
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Home Automation
3 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
2 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 9 (33.33%) Physics
3 3 (11.11%) Video Processing
4 2 (7.41%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C
1 27 (100.00%) C++
1 27 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 15 (55.56%) Python
3 14 (51.85%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Dell
1 5 (18.52%) HP
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Atmel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Attractive
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 6 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 14 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Exceptional package
Posted: 21 days ago