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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 104 89
Rank change year-on-year +14 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 33 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.41% 0.25% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.19% 0.36% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 22
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £52,500 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

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 1034 831 948
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 75.42% 70.42% 64.67%
Number of salaries quoted 821 749 838
Median salary £48,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.94% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C++ in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 53 (100.00%) C++
2 51 (96.23%) C
2 51 (96.23%) Embedded C
3 48 (90.57%) Software Engineering
4 26 (49.06%) Electronics
4 26 (49.06%) Python
5 25 (47.17%) Java
6 23 (43.40%) Computer Science
6 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared
7 21 (39.62%) Mathematics
7 21 (39.62%) Physics
8 16 (30.19%) Video Processing
8 16 (30.19%) Multimedia
8 16 (30.19%) Assembly Language
9 5 (9.43%) Linux
10 4 (7.55%) Wireless
10 4 (7.55%) Internet
10 4 (7.55%) Degree
10 4 (7.55%) Smart Home
10 4 (7.55%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (7.55%) Internet of Things
11 3 (5.66%) Firmware
12 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (3.77%) OOP
12 2 (3.77%) OOD
12 2 (3.77%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 2 (3.77%) POSIX
12 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
12 2 (3.77%) STL
12 2 (3.77%) C#

Embedded C++
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 4 (7.55%) Internet
1 4 (7.55%) Wireless
2 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
General
1 26 (49.06%) Electronics
2 16 (30.19%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (88.68%) Embedded Engineer
1 47 (88.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 47 (88.68%) Software Engineer
2 43 (81.13%) C++ Software Engineer
2 43 (81.13%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 43 (81.13%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 41 (77.36%) C Software Engineer
3 41 (77.36%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 41 (77.36%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 41 (77.36%) Embedded C Engineer
3 41 (77.36%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 41 (77.36%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 41 (77.36%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 25 (47.17%) Consultant
4 25 (47.17%) Software Consultant
5 23 (43.40%) C++ Consultant
6 16 (30.19%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 16 (30.19%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (30.19%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 16 (30.19%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (3.77%) POSIX
1 2 (3.77%) Qt
1 2 (3.77%) STL
2 1 (1.89%) Django
2 1 (1.89%) Flask
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (43.40%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.55%) Internet of Things
2 4 (7.55%) Smart Home
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (3.77%) Home Automation
4 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.89%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (90.57%) Software Engineering
2 21 (39.62%) Mathematics
2 21 (39.62%) Physics
3 16 (30.19%) Video Processing
4 4 (7.55%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (3.77%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (3.77%) Multithreading
5 2 (3.77%) OOD
5 2 (3.77%) OOP
6 1 (1.89%) Android Development
6 1 (1.89%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C++
2 51 (96.23%) C
2 51 (96.23%) Embedded C
3 26 (49.06%) Python
4 25 (47.17%) Java
5 16 (30.19%) Assembly Language
6 2 (3.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Atmel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday