Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 818 1000 943
Rank change year-on-year +182 -57 +96
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 341 232 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.23% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 294 215 307
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £32,400
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 92412 100092 106418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 55.49% 52.65% 51.29%
Number of salaries quoted 77718 87494 91417
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Embedded C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in England

Embedded C++
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Embedded C++ in England

Embedded C++
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Embedded C++ in England

Embedded C++
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++ within the England region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
South East +108 102 £45,000 - 4
North of England +64 82 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East of England +55 70 £52,500 +40.00% 15
London +61 44 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire +49 44 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North West -10 26 £37,500 -9.09% 1
South West +27 23 £41,500 +3.75% 2
Midlands +15 21 £30,000 -14.29%
West Midlands +31 14 £30,000 -27.71%
North East +22 12 £35,000 +18.64%
East Midlands 0 7 £40,000 +14.29%
Embedded C++
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 England region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 341 (100.00%) C++
2 297 (87.10%) C
3 287 (84.16%) Embedded C
4 277 (81.23%) Software Engineering
5 168 (49.27%) Linux
6 119 (34.90%) Electronics
7 102 (29.91%) Degree
8 99 (29.03%) Firmware
9 87 (25.51%) TCP/IP
10 68 (19.94%) Computer Science
11 65 (19.06%) Ethernet
12 62 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
13 56 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
14 55 (16.13%) Wireless
15 49 (14.37%) Java
16 48 (14.08%) Embedded Systems
17 46 (13.49%) Python
17 46 (13.49%) Automotive
18 43 (12.61%) C#
19 41 (12.02%) RS-485
20 39 (11.44%) RS-232
20 39 (11.44%) Windows
20 39 (11.44%) Bluetooth
20 39 (11.44%) Device Driver
21 33 (9.68%) Validation
22 32 (9.38%) ZigBee
23 31 (9.09%) HTML
24 30 (8.80%) Manufacturing
24 30 (8.80%) Algorithms
25 29 (8.50%) Home Automation

Embedded C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.29%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (2.64%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 87 (25.51%) TCP/IP
2 65 (19.06%) Ethernet
3 55 (16.13%) Wireless
4 41 (12.02%) RS-485
5 39 (11.44%) Bluetooth
5 39 (11.44%) RS-232
6 32 (9.38%) ZigBee
7 24 (7.04%) InfiniBand
8 18 (5.28%) GPRS
9 17 (4.99%) GSM
10 16 (4.69%) RS-422
11 9 (2.64%) Internet
12 7 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.88%) 802.15
13 3 (0.88%) HTTP
14 2 (0.59%) IPv6
14 2 (0.59%) Network Security
14 2 (0.59%) VoIP
15 1 (0.29%) LTE
15 1 (0.29%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.23%) MySQL
2 2 (0.59%) OLAP
3 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (6.16%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.05%) Subversion
4 3 (0.88%) CANoe
4 3 (0.88%) VectorCAST
5 2 (0.59%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.29%) CodeWarrior
6 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.29%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.29%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 119 (34.90%) Electronics
2 46 (13.49%) Automotive
3 30 (8.80%) Manufacturing
4 22 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 20 (5.87%) Multimedia
6 12 (3.52%) Aerospace
7 11 (3.23%) Finance
8 3 (0.88%) Games
9 2 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 249 (73.02%) Embedded Engineer
2 226 (66.28%) Software Engineer
3 204 (59.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 133 (39.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 117 (34.31%) C++ Software Engineer
6 109 (31.96%) Embedded C Engineer
7 108 (31.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 108 (31.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 102 (29.91%) C Software Engineer
9 101 (29.62%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 98 (28.74%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 97 (28.45%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 97 (28.45%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
12 57 (16.72%) Firmware Engineer
13 55 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
14 53 (15.54%) Embedded Linux Engineer
15 50 (14.66%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
16 46 (13.49%) Developer
17 43 (12.61%) Embedded Developer
18 35 (10.26%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.09%) HTML
2 24 (7.04%) Qt
3 16 (4.69%) .NET
4 15 (4.40%) MFC
5 14 (4.11%) SOAP
6 13 (3.81%) Qt Quick
7 7 (2.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (2.05%) STL
7 7 (2.05%) WPF
8 6 (1.76%) POSIX
9 5 (1.47%) Yocto
10 4 (1.17%) Flash
10 4 (1.17%) JNI
11 3 (0.88%) 802.1X
12 2 (0.59%) Django
12 2 (0.59%) Flask
12 2 (0.59%) Node.js
12 2 (0.59%) REST
12 2 (0.59%) Web Services
13 1 (0.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.94%) Computer Science
2 48 (14.08%) Embedded Systems
3 39 (11.44%) Device Driver
4 30 (8.80%) Algorithms
5 29 (8.50%) Home Automation
6 25 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (5.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 12 (3.52%) CAN bus
9 10 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (2.64%) Contactless
11 7 (2.05%) Internet of Things
11 7 (2.05%) Smart Home
12 6 (1.76%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.47%) VHDL
14 4 (1.17%) EMV
14 4 (1.17%) EPoS
14 4 (1.17%) Smartcard
14 4 (1.17%) Verilog
15 3 (0.88%) RIA
15 3 (0.88%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 168 (49.27%) Linux
2 62 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
3 39 (11.44%) Windows
4 18 (5.28%) Unix
5 10 (2.93%) Solaris
6 9 (2.64%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 8 (2.35%) Android
8 4 (1.17%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.88%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.59%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (81.23%) Software Engineering
2 56 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (9.68%) Validation
4 28 (8.21%) Embedded Software Development
4 28 (8.21%) Scrum
5 25 (7.33%) SDLC
6 24 (7.04%) OO
7 23 (6.74%) Physics
8 21 (6.16%) Mathematics
9 20 (5.87%) Video Processing
10 17 (4.99%) Device Driver Development
11 15 (4.40%) Multithreading
11 15 (4.40%) Telematics
12 14 (4.11%) Image Processing
13 13 (3.81%) Multithreaded Programming
13 13 (3.81%) OOD
14 12 (3.52%) Creative Problem-Solving
15 11 (3.23%) Project Management
16 10 (2.93%) PRINCE2
16 10 (2.93%) UML
Programming Languages
1 341 (100.00%) C++
2 297 (87.10%) C
3 287 (84.16%) Embedded C
4 49 (14.37%) Java
5 46 (13.49%) Python
6 43 (12.61%) C#
7 25 (7.33%) Assembly Language
7 25 (7.33%) PHP
8 16 (4.69%) ANSI C
9 15 (4.40%) Bash Shell
10 13 (3.81%) Perl
11 12 (3.52%) Ruby
12 8 (2.35%) JavaScript
12 8 (2.35%) SQL
13 6 (1.76%) VB
13 6 (1.76%) VB6
14 3 (0.88%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.59%) Groovy
15 2 (0.59%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 102 (29.91%) Degree
2 28 (8.21%) Security Cleared
3 18 (5.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (4.11%) HND
5 10 (2.93%) APMG
5 10 (2.93%) PMI Certification
5 10 (2.93%) PMP
6 9 (2.64%) GNVQ
7 5 (1.47%) HNC
7 5 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (1.47%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.59%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.52%) ISO 9001
1 12 (3.52%) QA
2 8 (2.35%) MISRA
3 3 (0.88%) JTAG
3 3 (0.88%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.29%) Def Stans
System Software
1 99 (29.03%) Firmware
2 5 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (4.40%) EMC
2 11 (3.23%) Atmel
3 10 (2.93%) Red Hat
4 9 (2.64%) NEC
5 8 (2.35%) Xilinx
6 5 (1.47%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.17%) Altera
8 3 (0.88%) Freescale
9 2 (0.59%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.59%) Green Hills
9 2 (0.59%) MKS
9 2 (0.59%) Renesas
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco
10 1 (0.29%) IBM
10 1 (0.29%) SAP
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Thatcham, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £60K
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Aim Hire Jobs
Salary: Excellent salary bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago