The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C++
England / North West
Rank 221 237 244
Rank change year-on-year +16 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 33 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.54% 0.018% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 0.034% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 8
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% -7.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3608 2924 3348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.70% 51.45% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3097 2485 2865
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Embedded C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in the North West

Embedded C++
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Embedded C++ in the North West

Embedded C++
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in the North West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C++ in the North West

Embedded C++
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Manchester - 32 £37,500 - 2
Merseyside - 1 £37,500 -
Embedded C++
England

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 37 (100.00%) C++
1 37 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 36 (97.30%) C
3 34 (91.89%) HTML
4 33 (89.19%) PHP
5 30 (81.08%) Software Engineering
6 29 (78.38%) Linux
7 26 (70.27%) Embedded Linux
8 25 (67.57%) Degree
9 21 (56.76%) Validation
10 20 (54.05%) Device Driver
11 19 (51.35%) TCP/IP
11 19 (51.35%) SOAP
11 19 (51.35%) Device Driver Development
11 19 (51.35%) Git (software)
12 18 (48.65%) Electronics
13 17 (45.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
14 15 (40.54%) .NET
15 14 (37.84%) MySQL
15 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio
15 14 (37.84%) Firmware
16 11 (29.73%) VB6
16 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
16 11 (29.73%) HNC
16 11 (29.73%) HND
16 11 (29.73%) VB
16 11 (29.73%) Feasibility Study
17 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
18 7 (18.92%) Algorithms
19 5 (13.51%) C#

Embedded C++
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) GPRS
2 1 (2.70%) GSM
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.70%) GIS
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Git (software)
2 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (48.65%) Electronics
2 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Embedded Engineer
2 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 18 (48.65%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (45.95%) Embedded Developer
3 17 (45.95%) Linux Developer
4 15 (40.54%) Software Engineer
5 14 (37.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (24.32%) Embedded C Engineer
6 9 (24.32%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 9 (24.32%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 7 (18.92%) C Developer
7 7 (18.92%) C/C++ Developer
7 7 (18.92%) C++ Developer
7 7 (18.92%) Embedded C Developer
7 7 (18.92%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
7 7 (18.92%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 7 (18.92%) Graduate
7 7 (18.92%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (18.92%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) HTML
2 19 (51.35%) SOAP
3 15 (40.54%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) Ajax
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) Google Maps API
4 1 (2.70%) HTML5
4 1 (2.70%) Java ME
4 1 (2.70%) jQuery
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Device Driver
2 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
3 7 (18.92%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.11%) RIA
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Linux
2 26 (70.27%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Software Engineering
2 21 (56.76%) Validation
3 19 (51.35%) Device Driver Development
4 17 (45.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 11 (29.73%) Feasibility Study
6 5 (13.51%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.70%) Cross-Browser Development
8 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.70%) MVC
8 1 (2.70%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.70%) UML
8 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C++
1 37 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 36 (97.30%) C
3 33 (89.19%) PHP
4 11 (29.73%) VB
4 11 (29.73%) VB6
5 5 (13.51%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) Degree
2 11 (29.73%) HNC
2 11 (29.73%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) MISRA
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Google
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Manchester
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly Competitive and negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago