Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 426 445 554
Rank change year-on-year +19 +109 -24
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 119 104 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.64% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 117 105 76
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% -1.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,900 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -

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 17,545 16,358 20,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.59% 54.67% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15,195 14,247 17,851
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -4 37 £50,000 +5.26% 4
West Sussex +41 36 £52,500 +16.67%
Thames Valley -13 35 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Berkshire +6 25 £40,000 - 2
Surrey -30 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £47,500 - 2
East Sussex -24 3 £32,500 -38.10%
Oxfordshire -24 3 £45,000 -
Kent +7 1 £50,000 +36.05% 1
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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++.

1 119 (100.00%) C++
2 100 (84.03%) Software Engineering
3 99 (83.19%) C
4 91 (76.47%) Linux
5 72 (60.50%) Embedded Linux
6 71 (59.66%) Embedded C
7 55 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (36.97%) Windows
9 43 (36.13%) Degree
9 43 (36.13%) Image Processing
10 39 (32.77%) Computer Science
11 36 (30.25%) Automotive
12 35 (29.41%) Subversion
12 35 (29.41%) Git (software)
13 33 (27.73%) Algorithms
14 28 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
15 27 (22.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 26 (21.85%) TDD
17 24 (20.17%) Qt
18 23 (19.33%) SQL
19 19 (15.97%) STL
19 19 (15.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 19 (15.97%) Embedded Systems
19 19 (15.97%) Unit Testing
19 19 (15.97%) Deep Learning
20 18 (15.13%) OpenCV
21 17 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
22 16 (13.45%) Linux Kernel Development
22 16 (13.45%) Marketing
23 14 (11.76%) Python

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 (0.84%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.52%) RS-232
2 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.68%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.84%) GSM
4 1 (0.84%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.20%) Neo4j
2 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 35 (29.41%) Subversion
2 2 (1.68%) JIRA
2 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.84%) Mercurial
General
1 36 (30.25%) Automotive
2 16 (13.45%) Marketing
3 12 (10.08%) Electronics
4 7 (5.88%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.52%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 92 (77.31%) Embedded Engineer
2 60 (50.42%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 54 (45.38%) Software Engineer
4 45 (37.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 32 (26.89%) Embedded C Engineer
5 32 (26.89%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 29 (24.37%) C++ Software Engineer
6 29 (24.37%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 19 (15.97%) Graduate
7 19 (15.97%) Principal Engineer
8 18 (15.13%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 18 (15.13%) Linux Engineer
8 18 (15.13%) Senior Software Engineer
9 15 (12.61%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (9.24%) Design Engineer
10 11 (9.24%) FPGA Design Engineer
10 11 (9.24%) FPGA Engineer
11 8 (6.72%) Graduate Design Engineer
12 7 (5.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 4 (3.36%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.17%) Qt
2 19 (15.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 19 (15.97%) STL
3 18 (15.13%) OpenCV
4 5 (4.20%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.20%) Django
4 5 (4.20%) Node.js
5 2 (1.68%) .NET
5 2 (1.68%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.68%) WinForms
5 2 (1.68%) WPF
6 1 (0.84%) Middleware
6 1 (0.84%) POSIX
6 1 (0.84%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 39 (32.77%) Computer Science
2 33 (27.73%) Algorithms
3 27 (22.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 19 (15.97%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (9.24%) Verilog
5 11 (9.24%) VHDL
6 3 (2.52%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.68%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.68%) Industry 4.0
7 2 (1.68%) Life Science
7 2 (1.68%) Robotics
7 2 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 91 (76.47%) Linux
2 72 (60.50%) Embedded Linux
3 44 (36.97%) Windows
4 10 (8.40%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.68%) Android
5 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.84%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (84.03%) Software Engineering
2 55 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (36.13%) Image Processing
4 28 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (21.85%) TDD
6 19 (15.97%) Deep Learning
6 19 (15.97%) Unit Testing
7 17 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
8 16 (13.45%) Linux Kernel Development
9 11 (9.24%) FPGA Design
10 10 (8.40%) OO
11 7 (5.88%) Secure Coding
12 5 (4.20%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (4.20%) Software Architecture
13 4 (3.36%) Functional Testing
13 4 (3.36%) OOD
14 3 (2.52%) Artificial Intelligence
14 3 (2.52%) UML
15 2 (1.68%) Android Development
15 2 (1.68%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 119 (100.00%) C++
2 99 (83.19%) C
3 71 (59.66%) Embedded C
4 23 (19.33%) SQL
5 14 (11.76%) Python
6 7 (5.88%) C#
7 5 (4.20%) Delphi
7 5 (4.20%) Java
7 5 (4.20%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.20%) MATLAB
7 5 (4.20%) Pascal
7 5 (4.20%) Rust
8 2 (1.68%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (36.13%) Degree
2 7 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.36%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) PhD
4 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) MISRA
1 7 (5.88%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Docker
2 4 (3.36%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (9.24%) Altera
1 11 (9.24%) Xilinx
2 2 (1.68%) Assembla
3 1 (0.84%) EMC
3 1 (0.84%) QNX