The median annual salary for an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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++ Software Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 768 843 896
Rank change year-on-year +75 +53  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer 89 66 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.071% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.074% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 74 65 35
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 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,200 £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 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
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++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

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

Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Embedded C/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/C++ Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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 +30 39 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Yorkshire +24 23 £42,500 -5.55%
South West +15 11 £35,000 -12.50%
North East - 10 £35,000 -
South East +27 4 £39,000 -8.23%
London +21 3 £40,000 - 1
Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Embedded C/C++ Software 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++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 148 (100.00%) C
1 148 (100.00%) C++
1 148 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 112 (75.68%) Embedded C
3 96 (64.86%) Embedded C++
4 62 (41.89%) Linux
5 51 (34.46%) Python
6 43 (29.05%) Electronics
7 42 (28.38%) Firmware
8 41 (27.70%) Degree
9 38 (25.68%) Computer Science
9 38 (25.68%) Wireless
10 34 (22.97%) Java
11 26 (17.57%) Security Cleared
11 26 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (16.22%) RS-232
13 23 (15.54%) Bluetooth
13 23 (15.54%) Telecoms
14 22 (14.86%) Mathematics
15 21 (14.19%) Physics
15 21 (14.19%) Qt
15 21 (14.19%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (14.19%) Automotive
16 19 (12.84%) Ethernet
16 19 (12.84%) OO
17 18 (12.16%) OOD
17 18 (12.16%) Embedded Linux
18 17 (11.49%) Assembly Language
18 17 (11.49%) Embedded Systems
18 17 (11.49%) RS-485

Embedded C/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:

Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 38 (25.68%) Wireless
2 24 (16.22%) RS-232
3 23 (15.54%) Bluetooth
4 21 (14.19%) Wi-Fi
5 19 (12.84%) Ethernet
6 17 (11.49%) RS-485
7 14 (9.46%) TCP/IP
8 7 (4.73%) InfiniBand
8 7 (4.73%) Modbus
8 7 (4.73%) Profibus
9 5 (3.38%) ZigBee
10 2 (1.35%) Internet
10 2 (1.35%) IPv6
10 2 (1.35%) Network Security
11 1 (0.68%) DHCP
11 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.35%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.68%) CodeWarrior
4 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.68%) JIRA
4 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 43 (29.05%) Electronics
2 23 (15.54%) Telecoms
3 21 (14.19%) Automotive
4 16 (10.81%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.03%) Finance
7 2 (1.35%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.19%) Qt
2 13 (8.78%) Qt Quick
3 9 (6.08%) .NET
4 6 (4.05%) Node.js
4 6 (4.05%) wxWidgets
5 5 (3.38%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.38%) HTML
6 3 (2.03%) JNI
7 2 (1.35%) .NET Compact Framework
7 2 (1.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.68%) OpenEmbedded
8 1 (0.68%) XML
8 1 (0.68%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 38 (25.68%) Computer Science
2 17 (11.49%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (10.81%) Device Driver
4 13 (8.78%) Algorithms
5 12 (8.11%) CAN bus
6 9 (6.08%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.38%) Smartcard
8 4 (2.70%) Home Automation
9 3 (2.03%) EMV
9 3 (2.03%) EPoS
10 2 (1.35%) Smart City
11 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 62 (41.89%) Linux
2 18 (12.16%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (4.05%) Android
3 6 (4.05%) Windows
4 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.35%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.35%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (0.68%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (14.86%) Mathematics
4 21 (14.19%) Physics
5 19 (12.84%) OO
6 18 (12.16%) OOD
7 16 (10.81%) Video Processing
8 15 (10.14%) Telematics
9 7 (4.73%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (4.73%) Mobile Development
9 7 (4.73%) Scrum
10 6 (4.05%) UML
10 6 (4.05%) Web Development
11 5 (3.38%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (3.38%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.38%) Open Source
11 5 (3.38%) SDLC
11 5 (3.38%) Test Automation
11 5 (3.38%) Test Strategy
12 4 (2.70%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 148 (100.00%) C
1 148 (100.00%) C++
2 112 (75.68%) Embedded C
3 96 (64.86%) Embedded C++
4 51 (34.46%) Python
5 34 (22.97%) Java
6 17 (11.49%) Assembly Language
7 15 (10.14%) Bash Shell
8 13 (8.78%) C#
9 12 (8.11%) JavaScript
10 11 (7.43%) MATLAB
11 5 (3.38%) SQL
12 4 (2.70%) Perl
13 3 (2.03%) Ruby
14 2 (1.35%) Groovy
15 1 (0.68%) VC++
Qualifications
1 41 (27.70%) Degree
2 26 (17.57%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.11%) ISO 9001
2 9 (6.08%) JTAG
3 3 (2.03%) MISRA
4 1 (0.68%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 42 (28.38%) Firmware
2 1 (0.68%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (4.05%) Lauterbach
2 3 (2.03%) Freescale
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.35%) SAP
4 1 (0.68%) Signiant
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
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago