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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C++
UK / Scotland
Rank 133 158 153
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 5 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 1409 1428 1643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 60.73% 48.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 816 913 1060
Median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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++
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 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 £38,750 - 1
West Lothian - 2 £42,500 -
Dundee - 1 £47,500 -
Embedded C++
UK

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Firmware
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) RS-485
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) ZigBee
5 2 (33.33%) DECT
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
6 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (16.67%) WPF
6 1 (16.67%) OOD
6 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (16.67%) Automotive
6 1 (16.67%) Delphi
6 1 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (16.67%) OO

Embedded C++
Top Related 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 (33.33%) DECT
1 2 (33.33%) RS-485
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
1 2 (33.33%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Arduino
2 1 (16.67%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Kernel Development
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
5 1 (16.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) DO-178B
1 1 (16.67%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware