Period
to 20 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 211 235
Rank change year-on-year -11 +24 -2
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 12 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.12% 0.068%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 2
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -7.69% +39.29%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £44,375
90th Percentile £48,250 £55,000 £51,125
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 3,252 3,269 3,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.60% 62.73% 51.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,209 1,999 1,729
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,050
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 July 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 -6 5 £40,000 -21.95% 1
Aberdeen - 4 £37,500 -
Glasgow -21 3 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Embedded C++
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 12 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) C
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) JTAG
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (33.33%) RS-232
5 4 (33.33%) RS-485
5 4 (33.33%) Firmware
5 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 3 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
6 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (25.00%) Device Driver
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) VxWorks
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) GitLab
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development

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 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 4 (33.33%) RS-232
1 4 (33.33%) RS-485
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (25.00%) GitLab
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) CSS3
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) HTML5
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
1 3 (25.00%) RESTful
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
1 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
2 3 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft