Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 219 215
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.11% 0.056%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +2.70% +32.14%
10th Percentile £35,250 £37,250 £42,625
90th Percentile £49,750 £52,500 £50,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +3.03%

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 3,073 3,437 2,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 57.02% 62.11% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,071 2,199 1,653
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 18 October 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
Glasgow -5 3 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Edinburgh +8 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £47,500 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £37,500 -
Embedded C++
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (66.67%) Firmware
3 3 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VxWorks
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (16.67%) Simulink
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) PhD
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware