The median annual salary for an Embedded C/C++ Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 252 282
Rank change year-on-year +37 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 40 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.65% 0.13% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.14% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 2
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5954 6475 7992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.27% 96.20% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 5500 6591
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +27 40 £52,500 +50.00% 5
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 25 June 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 66 (100.00%) C++
1 66 (100.00%) C
1 66 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (68.18%) Embedded C
3 43 (65.15%) Embedded C++
4 40 (60.61%) Python
5 29 (43.94%) Electronics
6 28 (42.42%) Computer Science
7 26 (39.39%) Java
8 23 (34.85%) Security Cleared
9 22 (33.33%) Mathematics
9 22 (33.33%) Linux
10 21 (31.82%) Physics
10 21 (31.82%) Degree
11 17 (25.76%) Assembly Language
12 16 (24.24%) Multimedia
12 16 (24.24%) Video Processing
13 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
14 14 (21.21%) Wireless
15 13 (19.70%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (19.70%) Bluetooth
16 11 (16.67%) MATLAB
17 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
18 6 (9.09%) Node.js
18 6 (9.09%) Web Development
18 6 (9.09%) Scrum
18 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
19 5 (7.58%) OOD
19 5 (7.58%) OO
19 5 (7.58%) Mentoring

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) Wireless
2 13 (19.70%) Bluetooth
2 13 (19.70%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (43.94%) Electronics
2 16 (24.24%) Multimedia
3 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) Node.js
2 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.52%) OpenEmbedded
Miscellaneous
1 28 (42.42%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Home Automation
3 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.52%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 21 (31.82%) Physics
4 16 (24.24%) Video Processing
5 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.09%) Scrum
6 6 (9.09%) Web Development
7 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.58%) OO
7 5 (7.58%) OOD
7 5 (7.58%) Open Source
8 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.03%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (3.03%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.52%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.52%) Digital Signal Processing
9 1 (1.52%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.52%) UML
9 1 (1.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C
1 66 (100.00%) C++
2 45 (68.18%) Embedded C
3 43 (65.15%) Embedded C++
4 40 (60.61%) Python
5 26 (39.39%) Java
6 17 (25.76%) Assembly Language
7 11 (16.67%) MATLAB
8 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (34.85%) Security Cleared
2 21 (31.82%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
1 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.03%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50000 to £65000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago