Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
UK > Scotland
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 222 207
Rank change year-on-year +8 -15 +23
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 12 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.14% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 2
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -2.70% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,675 £42,625
90th Percentile £56,125 £52,500 £50,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 3,021 3,399 2,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.65% 60.33% 54.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,013 2,228 1,722
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 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +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++
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in Scotland over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram 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 13 December 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
Aberdeen - 5 £47,500 - 2
Edinburgh -2 4 £35,000 -26.32% 3
Glasgow -4 4 £38,750 -7.74% 1
Aberdeenshire - 1 £37,500 -
Embedded C++
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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++
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 11 (91.67%) Embedded C
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Firmware
4 4 (33.33%) Electronics
4 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
5 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (25.00%) PhD
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) VxWorks
6 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 2 (16.67%) Simulink
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Electronics
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) DSP Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Image Processing
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) Embedded C
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Firmware