Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 196 223
Rank change year-on-year -33 +27 +12
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 13 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.25% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 1
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -

Embedded C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,211 2,847 2,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 55.58% 60.90% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,250 1,718 1,852
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.72% +3.44%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,075 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in Scotland

Embedded C++
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Embedded C++ in Scotland

Embedded C++
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. 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
Edinburgh -4 8 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Aberdeen - 3 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £42,000 -
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
Embedded C++
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing Embedded C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) RS-232
3 7 (53.85%) RS-485
3 7 (53.85%) C
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) JTAG
3 7 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) CSS3
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Embedded C
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
7 3 (23.08%) GitLab
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
7 3 (23.08%) SDLC
7 3 (23.08%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) RS-232
2 7 (53.85%) RS-485
3 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
1 3 (23.08%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (23.08%) GitLab
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C++ Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C++ Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) CSS3
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) HTML5
1 4 (30.77%) jQuery
1 4 (30.77%) JSON
2 3 (23.08%) RESTful
2 3 (23.08%) SOAP
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) CGI
3 1 (7.69%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Kernel Development
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) C
3 4 (30.77%) Embedded C
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft