Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 211 217 193
Rank change year-on-year +6 -24 +36
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 10 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.20% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.44% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 6
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.43% -9.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,325 £33,125
90th Percentile £57,000 £52,500 £50,625
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -

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 2,967 3,184 2,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 57.96% 56.28% 58.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,950 2,230 1,622
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 21 March 2019.

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 21 March 2019. 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 0 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Aberdeen - 5 £50,000 -
Glasgow +20 1 £35,000 -16.67%
Embedded C++
UK

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) C
3 8 (80.00%) Embedded C
4 5 (50.00%) Electronics
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (30.00%) PhD
6 3 (30.00%) Firmware
6 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
6 3 (30.00%) Simulink
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Wireless
7 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (20.00%) Big Data
7 2 (20.00%) Analytics
7 2 (20.00%) Internet of Things
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (10.00%) Device Driver Development
8 1 (10.00%) RS-232
8 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared

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 3 (30.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C/C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DSP Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Kernel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (20.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) C
3 8 (80.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) PhD
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware