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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 169 161
Rank change year-on-year +21 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.035% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.066% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61%  

Embedded C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1736 1509 1559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 64.06% 52.54% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 804 967
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Embedded C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £51,250 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 - 1
Embedded C++
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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++
2 6 (85.71%) C
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
5 3 (42.86%) Firmware
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) Electronics
6 2 (28.57%) Perl
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) DECT
6 2 (28.57%) Subversion
6 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) RS-485
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (28.57%) ZigBee
6 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (28.57%) DO-178B
7 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Radio
7 1 (14.29%) Linux Kernel Development
7 1 (14.29%) MISRA
7 1 (14.29%) Device Driver Development
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 1 (14.29%) Windows
7 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
7 1 (14.29%) Automotive
7 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing

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 2 (28.57%) DECT
1 2 (28.57%) RS-485
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
1 2 (28.57%) ZigBee
2 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Kernel Development
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) DO-178B
2 1 (14.29%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Xilinx
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago