Period
to 1 August 2021

The median annual salary for an Embedded C++ Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

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
UK > England
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 885 726 1020
Rank change year-on-year -159 +294 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Software Engineer 61 42 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.061% 0.067% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.071% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 57
10th Percentile " £34,375 £35,000
25th Percentile £33,750 £38,125 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -5.26%
75th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
90th Percentile " " £53,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 91,011 59,393 127,011
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.99% 94.90% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 65,549 49,008 103,527
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Embedded C++ Software Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Embedded C++ Software Engineer in England

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Embedded C++ Software Engineer in England over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Embedded C++ Software Engineer in England

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Software Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 1 August 2021. 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
North of England -43 26 £55,000 +37.50% 2
West Midlands -60 21 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Midlands -71 21 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Yorkshire -44 19 £55,000 - 1
South East -92 11 £50,000 +12.36% 4
North West - 7 £50,000 - 1
South West -74 2 £48,750 -
East of England -46 1 £50,000 - 6
Embedded C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, 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 England region featuring Embedded C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) C++
1 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 55 (90.16%) C
3 50 (81.97%) Linux
4 44 (72.13%) Firmware
5 43 (70.49%) TCP/IP
6 40 (65.57%) Broadband
7 37 (60.66%) Embedded C++
8 30 (49.18%) Embedded C
9 28 (45.90%) Embedded Systems
10 26 (42.62%) Embedded Linux
11 25 (40.98%) Degree
11 25 (40.98%) Wi-Fi
12 24 (39.34%) Ethernet
12 24 (39.34%) Self-Motivation
12 24 (39.34%) Social Skills
13 23 (37.70%) Wireless
13 23 (37.70%) Device Driver
14 22 (36.07%) Telecoms
14 22 (36.07%) Subversion
14 22 (36.07%) Problem-Solving
14 22 (36.07%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (34.43%) Validation
15 21 (34.43%) Software Architecture
15 21 (34.43%) Configuration Management
15 21 (34.43%) Bluetooth
15 21 (34.43%) EMC
16 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
16 20 (32.79%) Device Driver Development
17 19 (31.15%) Requirements Gathering

Embedded C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 43 (70.49%) TCP/IP
2 40 (65.57%) Broadband
3 25 (40.98%) Wi-Fi
4 24 (39.34%) Ethernet
5 23 (37.70%) Wireless
6 21 (34.43%) Bluetooth
7 19 (31.15%) MQTT
8 1 (1.64%) IPsec
8 1 (1.64%) RFID
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) Subversion
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 24 (39.34%) Social Skills
2 22 (36.07%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (36.07%) Telecoms
3 8 (13.11%) Electronics
4 3 (4.92%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.92%) Automotive
4 3 (4.92%) Games
5 2 (3.28%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) CSS
1 19 (31.15%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (1.64%) GStreamer
2 1 (1.64%) OpenCV
2 1 (1.64%) Qt
2 1 (1.64%) STL
2 1 (1.64%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 28 (45.90%) Embedded Systems
2 24 (39.34%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (37.70%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.64%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 50 (81.97%) Linux
2 26 (42.62%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (36.07%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (34.43%) Configuration Management
3 21 (34.43%) Software Architecture
3 21 (34.43%) Validation
4 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
4 20 (32.79%) Device Driver Development
5 19 (31.15%) Requirements Gathering
6 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.92%) OOD
7 3 (4.92%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.28%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.64%) Cross-Platform Development
9 1 (1.64%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.64%) Multithreaded Programming
9 1 (1.64%) OO
9 1 (1.64%) TDD
9 1 (1.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C++
2 55 (90.16%) C
3 37 (60.66%) Embedded C++
4 30 (49.18%) Embedded C
5 2 (3.28%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (40.98%) Degree
System Software
1 44 (72.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) EMC
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Xilinx
3 1 (1.64%) NVIDIA
3 1 (1.64%) QNX