Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded C/C++ Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 340 384
Rank change year-on-year +85 +44 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 105 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.87% 0.20% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.20% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 82 23 4
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £57,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +20.00% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £39,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £66,250 £58,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11644 12742 14711
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.45% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9559 10572 12210
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the East of England

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the East of England

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the East of England

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +49 102 £52,500 -7.89% 9
Hertfordshire - 3 £41,500 -
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
England

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Embedded C/C++ Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the job title.

1 105 (100.00%) C
1 105 (100.00%) C++
2 89 (84.76%) Software Engineering
3 66 (62.86%) Embedded C
4 58 (55.24%) Embedded C++
5 51 (48.57%) Linux
6 41 (39.05%) Computer Science
7 40 (38.10%) Python
8 29 (27.62%) Mathematics
8 29 (27.62%) Degree
9 25 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
9 25 (23.81%) Wireless
10 23 (21.90%) Physics
11 21 (20.00%) Robotics
11 21 (20.00%) Video Processing
12 20 (19.05%) Multimedia
12 20 (19.05%) Electronics
12 20 (19.05%) Assembly Language
13 17 (16.19%) Mentoring
14 16 (15.24%) Wi-Fi
14 16 (15.24%) Embedded Linux
15 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (14.29%) Windows
15 15 (14.29%) JavaScript
16 14 (13.33%) SQL
16 14 (13.33%) HTML
16 14 (13.33%) Firmware
16 14 (13.33%) Statistics
16 14 (13.33%) Life Science
16 14 (13.33%) Linux Kernel Development

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 25 (23.81%) Wireless
2 16 (15.24%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (10.48%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.90%) Internet
5 1 (0.95%) Modbus
5 1 (0.95%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Selenium
2 1 (0.95%) GCC
General
1 20 (19.05%) Electronics
1 20 (19.05%) Multimedia
2 10 (9.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.33%) HTML
2 5 (4.76%) HEVC
2 5 (4.76%) OpenGL
3 1 (0.95%) Node.js
3 1 (0.95%) OpenEmbedded
3 1 (0.95%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 41 (39.05%) Computer Science
2 25 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (20.00%) Robotics
4 14 (13.33%) Life Science
5 11 (10.48%) Device Driver
6 4 (3.81%) User Experience
7 1 (0.95%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.95%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 51 (48.57%) Linux
2 16 (15.24%) Embedded Linux
3 15 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (84.76%) Software Engineering
2 29 (27.62%) Mathematics
3 23 (21.90%) Physics
4 21 (20.00%) Video Processing
5 17 (16.19%) Mentoring
6 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (13.33%) Linux Kernel Development
7 14 (13.33%) Statistics
8 13 (12.38%) Digital Signal Processing
8 13 (12.38%) Scrum
8 13 (12.38%) Signal Processing
9 10 (9.52%) Device Driver Development
10 9 (8.57%) Open Source
10 9 (8.57%) SDLC
11 7 (6.67%) Project Planning
12 6 (5.71%) Open Source Development
13 5 (4.76%) Code Optimisation
13 5 (4.76%) Cross-Platform Development
14 3 (2.86%) Mechatronics
14 3 (2.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) C
1 105 (100.00%) C++
2 66 (62.86%) Embedded C
3 58 (55.24%) Embedded C++
4 40 (38.10%) Python
5 20 (19.05%) Assembly Language
6 15 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 14 (13.33%) SQL
8 13 (12.38%) Java
9 5 (4.76%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.86%) C#
11 2 (1.90%) Perl
12 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (27.62%) Degree
2 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (13.33%) Firmware
2 1 (0.95%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) iptables
Vendors
1 2 (1.90%) Dell
1 2 (1.90%) HP
2 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
2 1 (0.95%) Wind River