Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South East
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 417 440 535
Rank change year-on-year +23 +95 -11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 116 98 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.61% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 114 96 77
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -2.70%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -

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 16,899 15,985 18,798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.06% 55.21% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14,653 13,911 16,696
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,855 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -3 43 £50,000 - 10
Thames Valley +8 34 £41,250 -8.33% 4
West Sussex +29 30 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Berkshire +8 27 £40,000 -13.51% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 6 £47,500 +18.75%
Surrey -12 6 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Kent +12 3 £60,000 +63.27% 1
Oxfordshire -4 1 - - 2
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 116 (100.00%) C++
2 93 (80.17%) C
3 92 (79.31%) Software Engineering
4 79 (68.10%) Linux
5 73 (62.93%) Embedded C
6 56 (48.28%) Embedded Linux
7 50 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (35.34%) Windows
9 39 (33.62%) Image Processing
10 36 (31.03%) Degree
11 34 (29.31%) Computer Science
11 34 (29.31%) SQL
12 31 (26.72%) Automotive
13 28 (24.14%) Git (software)
13 28 (24.14%) Algorithms
14 26 (22.41%) Subversion
15 24 (20.69%) Python
15 24 (20.69%) Qt
16 23 (19.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 23 (19.83%) Problem-Solving
17 22 (18.97%) Embedded Systems
18 20 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 20 (17.24%) Deep Learning
18 20 (17.24%) Unit Testing
18 20 (17.24%) STL
19 19 (16.38%) OpenCV
20 18 (15.52%) Embedded Software Development
20 18 (15.52%) TDD
21 17 (14.66%) Electronics
21 17 (14.66%) 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:

Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) Ethernet
2 4 (3.45%) Bluetooth
2 4 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.72%) Internet
3 2 (1.72%) RS-232
3 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.72%) Wireless
3 2 (1.72%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.93%) Neo4j
2 4 (3.45%) Big Data
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 26 (22.41%) Subversion
3 2 (1.72%) JIRA
3 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.86%) Mercurial
General
1 31 (26.72%) Automotive
2 17 (14.66%) Electronics
2 17 (14.66%) Marketing
3 5 (4.31%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.59%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (67.24%) Embedded Engineer
2 51 (43.97%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 51 (43.97%) Software Engineer
3 42 (36.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 28 (24.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 28 (24.14%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 23 (19.83%) Embedded C Engineer
5 23 (19.83%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 17 (14.66%) Senior Software Engineer
7 15 (12.93%) Graduate
7 15 (12.93%) Principal Engineer
8 14 (12.07%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 14 (12.07%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (12.07%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (8.62%) FPGA Engineer
10 9 (7.76%) Design Engineer
10 9 (7.76%) FPGA Design Engineer
11 7 (6.03%) Firmware Engineer
12 6 (5.17%) Graduate Design Engineer
12 6 (5.17%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.69%) Qt
2 20 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 20 (17.24%) STL
3 19 (16.38%) OpenCV
4 15 (12.93%) AngularJS
4 15 (12.93%) Django
4 15 (12.93%) Node.js
5 2 (1.72%) .NET
5 2 (1.72%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.72%) WinForms
5 2 (1.72%) WPF
6 1 (0.86%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.31%) Computer Science
2 28 (24.14%) Algorithms
3 23 (19.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 22 (18.97%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (8.62%) VHDL
6 9 (7.76%) Verilog
7 6 (5.17%) Robotics
8 3 (2.59%) CAN bus
8 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.59%) Smart Home
9 2 (1.72%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.72%) Industry 4.0
9 2 (1.72%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.72%) Life Science
10 1 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 79 (68.10%) Linux
2 56 (48.28%) Embedded Linux
3 41 (35.34%) Windows
4 10 (8.62%) VxWorks
5 5 (4.31%) Android
5 5 (4.31%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.86%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (79.31%) Software Engineering
2 50 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (33.62%) Image Processing
4 23 (19.83%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (17.24%) Deep Learning
5 20 (17.24%) Unit Testing
6 18 (15.52%) Embedded Software Development
6 18 (15.52%) TDD
7 15 (12.93%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (11.21%) Linux Kernel Development
9 10 (8.62%) OO
10 9 (7.76%) FPGA Design
11 7 (6.03%) Secure Coding
12 5 (4.31%) Android Development
12 5 (4.31%) Computer Vision
13 4 (3.45%) Functional Testing
13 4 (3.45%) OOD
13 4 (3.45%) Software Architecture
14 3 (2.59%) UML
14 3 (2.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 116 (100.00%) C++
2 93 (80.17%) C
3 73 (62.93%) Embedded C
4 34 (29.31%) SQL
5 24 (20.69%) Python
6 17 (14.66%) C#
7 15 (12.93%) Java
7 15 (12.93%) JavaScript
7 15 (12.93%) Rust
8 5 (4.31%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.45%) Delphi
9 4 (3.45%) Pascal
10 2 (1.72%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (31.03%) Degree
2 14 (12.07%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) MISRA
1 7 (6.03%) MISRA C
System Software
1 15 (12.93%) Docker
2 8 (6.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (7.76%) Altera
1 9 (7.76%) Xilinx
2 2 (1.72%) Assembla
3 1 (0.86%) EMC
3 1 (0.86%) QNX