Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 207 229
Rank change year-on-year -14 +22 +23
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 7 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.12% 0.059% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.11% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +32.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £35,150 £42,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,875 £37,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +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 3458 2743 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 61.30% 53.55% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2237 1692 2010
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 6 £47,500 +5.56%
Glasgow - 1 £42,000 -
Embedded C++
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded C
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Electronics
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 1 (14.29%) JTAG
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) CSS3
6 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Linux Kernel Development
6 1 (14.29%) RS-232
6 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) CGI
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (42.86%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (42.86%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (42.86%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CGI
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Kernel Development
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg