The median annual salary for an Embedded C/C++ Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 769 847 894
Rank change year-on-year +78 +47  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 93 67 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.073% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.075% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 76 66 45
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,250 £50,000
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 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80408 89199 100476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66182 76019 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

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

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

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Embedded C/C++ Engineer in England

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Engineer in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C/C++ Engineer in England

Embedded C/C++ 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/C++ Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
East of England +31 41 £52,500 +50.00% 5
Yorkshire +26 23 £42,500 -5.55%
South West +17 11 £35,000 -12.50%
North East - 10 £35,000 -
South East +37 4 £39,000 -8.23%
London +9 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
North West -41 1 £37,500 -9.09%
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region featuring Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the job title.

1 163 (100.00%) C
1 163 (100.00%) C++
2 153 (93.87%) Software Engineering
3 123 (75.46%) Embedded C
4 107 (65.64%) Embedded C++
5 73 (44.79%) Linux
6 54 (33.13%) Electronics
7 52 (31.90%) Python
8 45 (27.61%) Firmware
8 45 (27.61%) Degree
9 39 (23.93%) Computer Science
9 39 (23.93%) Wireless
10 34 (20.86%) Java
11 28 (17.18%) Embedded Linux
12 27 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (15.95%) Security Cleared
14 24 (14.72%) RS-232
14 24 (14.72%) Bluetooth
14 24 (14.72%) Device Driver
15 23 (14.11%) Telecoms
16 22 (13.50%) Mathematics
16 22 (13.50%) Automotive
17 21 (12.88%) Wi-Fi
17 21 (12.88%) TCP/IP
17 21 (12.88%) Physics
17 21 (12.88%) Qt
18 20 (12.27%) Embedded Systems
19 19 (11.66%) Ethernet
19 19 (11.66%) OO
20 18 (11.04%) OOD

Embedded C/C++ 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (23.93%) Wireless
2 24 (14.72%) Bluetooth
2 24 (14.72%) RS-232
3 21 (12.88%) TCP/IP
3 21 (12.88%) Wi-Fi
4 19 (11.66%) Ethernet
5 17 (10.43%) RS-485
6 7 (4.29%) InfiniBand
6 7 (4.29%) Modbus
6 7 (4.29%) Profibus
7 5 (3.07%) ZigBee
8 2 (1.23%) Internet
8 2 (1.23%) IPv6
8 2 (1.23%) Network Security
9 1 (0.61%) DHCP
9 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.23%) MySQL
2 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.61%) Redis
2 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (6.13%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.23%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.61%) CodeWarrior
4 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.61%) JIRA
4 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.61%) Mocha
General
1 54 (33.13%) Electronics
2 23 (14.11%) Telecoms
3 22 (13.50%) Automotive
4 16 (9.82%) Multimedia
5 13 (7.98%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.84%) Finance
7 2 (1.23%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.88%) Qt
2 15 (9.20%) HTML
3 13 (7.98%) Qt Quick
4 11 (6.75%) .NET
5 7 (4.29%) Node.js
5 7 (4.29%) SOAP
6 6 (3.68%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.68%) wxWidgets
7 3 (1.84%) JNI
8 2 (1.23%) .NET Compact Framework
8 2 (1.23%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.61%) CSS3
9 1 (0.61%) Express
9 1 (0.61%) HTML5
9 1 (0.61%) MEAN Stack
9 1 (0.61%) OpenEmbedded
9 1 (0.61%) Polymer
9 1 (0.61%) RESTful
9 1 (0.61%) Web Components
9 1 (0.61%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.93%) Computer Science
2 24 (14.72%) Device Driver
3 20 (12.27%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (9.20%) Algorithms
5 12 (7.36%) CAN bus
6 9 (5.52%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.07%) Smartcard
8 4 (2.45%) Home Automation
9 3 (1.84%) EMV
9 3 (1.84%) EPoS
10 2 (1.23%) RIA
10 2 (1.23%) Smart City
11 1 (0.61%) Arduino
11 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.61%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.61%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 73 (44.79%) Linux
2 28 (17.18%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (3.68%) Android
3 6 (3.68%) Windows
4 3 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.23%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (0.61%) ThreadX
6 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (93.87%) Software Engineering
2 27 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.50%) Mathematics
4 21 (12.88%) Physics
5 19 (11.66%) OO
6 18 (11.04%) OOD
7 16 (9.82%) Video Processing
8 15 (9.20%) Telematics
9 9 (5.52%) Device Driver Development
10 8 (4.91%) Scrum
11 7 (4.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 7 (4.29%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (4.29%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.29%) Mobile Development
12 6 (3.68%) Open Source
12 6 (3.68%) UML
12 6 (3.68%) Web Development
13 5 (3.07%) Embedded Software Development
13 5 (3.07%) Test Automation
13 5 (3.07%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 163 (100.00%) C
1 163 (100.00%) C++
2 123 (75.46%) Embedded C
3 107 (65.64%) Embedded C++
4 52 (31.90%) Python
5 34 (20.86%) Java
6 17 (10.43%) Assembly Language
7 16 (9.82%) Bash Shell
8 13 (7.98%) C#
8 13 (7.98%) JavaScript
9 11 (6.75%) MATLAB
10 9 (5.52%) PHP
11 5 (3.07%) SQL
12 4 (2.45%) Perl
13 3 (1.84%) Ruby
14 2 (1.23%) Groovy
15 1 (0.61%) ES6
15 1 (0.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 45 (27.61%) Degree
2 26 (15.95%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.36%) ISO 9001
2 9 (5.52%) JTAG
3 3 (1.84%) MISRA
4 2 (1.23%) QA
5 1 (0.61%) MISRA C
System Software
1 45 (27.61%) Firmware
2 1 (0.61%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (3.68%) Lauterbach
2 3 (1.84%) Freescale
2 3 (1.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.23%) SAP
4 1 (0.61%) Signiant
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50000 to £65000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago