Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 424 492 552
Rank change year-on-year +68 +60 -3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 119 63 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 0.39% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 104 62 81
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,375 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -3.41% +10.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17,792 16,031 21,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.35% 50.38% 51.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15,535 13,983 18,563
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Embedded C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in the South East

Embedded C++
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in the South East.

Salary trend for Embedded C++ in the South East

Embedded C++
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C++ in the South East

Embedded C++
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Hampshire +8 35 £50,000 +21.21% 5
Surrey +1 27 £46,750 -18.70% 2
West Sussex +12 22 £52,500 +44.83% 4
Thames Valley +19 17 £50,000 +32.45% 4
East Sussex -8 15 £50,000 +3.63% 6
Berkshire +22 9 £50,000 +47.06% 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £52,500 - 1
Kent +24 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Oxfordshire -17 2 £44,000 +12.82% 1
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 119 (100.00%) C++
2 87 (73.11%) C
3 82 (68.91%) Linux
4 75 (63.03%) Software Engineering
5 74 (62.18%) Embedded Linux
6 67 (56.30%) Embedded C
7 30 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (24.37%) OO
9 28 (23.53%) TDD
9 28 (23.53%) Algorithms
10 27 (22.69%) Degree
11 23 (19.33%) Digital Signal Processing
11 23 (19.33%) Signal Processing
11 23 (19.33%) Embedded Software Development
12 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
13 17 (14.29%) SDLC
14 15 (12.61%) Security Cleared
14 15 (12.61%) Git (software)
14 15 (12.61%) Finance
14 15 (12.61%) Automotive
15 14 (11.76%) Electronics
15 14 (11.76%) OOP
15 14 (11.76%) VxWorks
15 14 (11.76%) Subversion
15 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
16 13 (10.92%) Computer Science Degree
16 13 (10.92%) Qt
17 12 (10.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 12 (10.08%) Python
18 10 (8.40%) MISRA C

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (5.04%) DVB
1 6 (5.04%) IPv4
1 6 (5.04%) IPv6
1 6 (5.04%) UPnP
2 4 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (3.36%) ZigBee
3 3 (2.52%) Wireless
4 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.84%) FTP
4 1 (0.84%) GSM
4 1 (0.84%) RS-232
4 1 (0.84%) RS-485
4 1 (0.84%) SMS
4 1 (0.84%) SMTP
4 1 (0.84%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.76%) Subversion
3 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.84%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.84%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.84%) Redmine
General
1 15 (12.61%) Automotive
1 15 (12.61%) Finance
2 14 (11.76%) Electronics
3 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.52%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (67.23%) Embedded Engineer
2 52 (43.70%) Software Engineer
3 51 (42.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 31 (26.05%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 24 (20.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 24 (20.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 23 (19.33%) Developer
7 18 (15.13%) Senior Developer
8 17 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
8 17 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 15 (12.61%) C++ Developer
9 15 (12.61%) Embedded C++ Developer
9 15 (12.61%) Embedded Developer
10 14 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
10 14 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 14 (11.76%) Senior C++ Developer
11 12 (10.08%) Embedded Linux Engineer
11 12 (10.08%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (10.08%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 6 (5.04%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.92%) Qt
2 5 (4.20%) JSON
3 4 (3.36%) REST
4 1 (0.84%) Grails
4 1 (0.84%) HTML
4 1 (0.84%) jQuery
4 1 (0.84%) XML
4 1 (0.84%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.53%) Algorithms
2 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (7.56%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.04%) MPEG
5 6 (5.04%) STB
5 6 (5.04%) Video on Demand
6 4 (3.36%) Smart Home
6 4 (3.36%) VHDL
7 3 (2.52%) Infotainment
7 3 (2.52%) Verilog
8 2 (1.68%) User Experience
9 1 (0.84%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.84%) Robotics
9 1 (0.84%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 82 (68.91%) Linux
2 74 (62.18%) Embedded Linux
3 14 (11.76%) VxWorks
4 5 (4.20%) Windows
5 2 (1.68%) Unix
6 1 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (63.03%) Software Engineering
2 30 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (24.37%) OO
4 28 (23.53%) TDD
5 23 (19.33%) Digital Signal Processing
5 23 (19.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 23 (19.33%) Signal Processing
6 17 (14.29%) SDLC
7 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 14 (11.76%) OOP
8 10 (8.40%) Data Management
8 10 (8.40%) Image Processing
8 10 (8.40%) Software Architecture
9 7 (5.88%) Mathematics
10 6 (5.04%) Defect Tracking
10 6 (5.04%) Integration Testing
10 6 (5.04%) Performance Testing
10 6 (5.04%) Regression Testing
10 6 (5.04%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.20%) Linux Kernel Development
Programming Languages
1 119 (100.00%) C++
2 87 (73.11%) C
3 67 (56.30%) Embedded C
4 12 (10.08%) Python
5 8 (6.72%) Perl
6 5 (4.20%) C#
6 5 (4.20%) Java
7 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.68%) Ruby
8 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.84%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.84%) Scala
8 1 (0.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (22.69%) Degree
2 15 (12.61%) Security Cleared
3 13 (10.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.36%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.68%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.84%) APMG
6 1 (0.84%) PhD
6 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.84%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) MISRA
1 10 (8.40%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.40%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (2.52%) Altera
1 3 (2.52%) Xilinx
2 1 (0.84%) Red Hat