Period
to 18 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 448 433 519
Rank change year-on-year -15 +86 +39
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 73 118 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.67% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 66 103 62
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -3.41%

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 15,033 17,735 16,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.17% 57.25% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13,006 15,473 14,069
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 18 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +13 49 £50,000 - 5
Thames Valley +33 12 £51,250 +2.50% 5
Berkshire +11 12 £51,250 +2.50% 3
Surrey +13 5 £56,000 +19.79% 3
Kent +26 3 £60,000 +33.33%
West Sussex -26 3 £55,000 +4.76% 1
East Sussex -6 1 - - 2
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 73 (100.00%) C++
2 63 (86.30%) C
3 56 (76.71%) Embedded C
4 40 (54.79%) Software Engineering
5 28 (38.36%) Linux
6 26 (35.62%) Python
7 24 (32.88%) Java
8 23 (31.51%) Security Cleared
8 23 (31.51%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (31.51%) Docker
9 22 (30.14%) C#
9 22 (30.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 21 (28.77%) SQL
10 21 (28.77%) Algorithms
11 19 (26.03%) Rust
11 19 (26.03%) AngularJS
11 19 (26.03%) Neo4j
11 19 (26.03%) Node.js
11 19 (26.03%) Django
11 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
12 18 (24.66%) VHDL
13 17 (23.29%) Degree
14 16 (21.92%) Embedded Linux
15 15 (20.55%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (17.81%) Signal Processing
17 12 (16.44%) Electronics
17 12 (16.44%) Windows
18 11 (15.07%) Digital Signal Processing
18 11 (15.07%) SC Cleared

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Wireless
2 4 (5.48%) Network Security
3 3 (4.11%) VoIP
4 2 (2.74%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.74%) Internet
4 2 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.74%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) Neo4j
2 10 (13.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.48%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) GDB
2 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.37%) Subversion
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (16.44%) Electronics
2 9 (12.33%) Automotive
3 2 (2.74%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Embedded Engineer
1 18 (24.66%) FPGA Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) Software Engineer
3 14 (19.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Senior FPGA Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Firmware Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Design Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Embedded C Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) FPGA Design Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.03%) AngularJS
1 19 (26.03%) Django
1 19 (26.03%) Node.js
2 5 (6.85%) STL
3 3 (4.11%) Apache NiFi
3 3 (4.11%) Qt
4 2 (2.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (2.74%) OpenCV
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 21 (28.77%) Algorithms
3 18 (24.66%) VHDL
4 10 (13.70%) Robotics
5 9 (12.33%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (6.85%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (6.85%) Verilog
7 3 (4.11%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.11%) Smart Home
8 2 (2.74%) Device Driver
8 2 (2.74%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.37%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Linux
2 16 (21.92%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (16.44%) Windows
4 3 (4.11%) Android
4 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) Software Engineering
2 23 (31.51%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (20.55%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.81%) Signal Processing
5 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
5 11 (15.07%) Digital Signal Processing
6 10 (13.70%) Computer Vision
6 10 (13.70%) Image Processing
7 7 (9.59%) Coaching
8 6 (8.22%) Scrum
9 5 (6.85%) FPGA Design
10 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
10 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.48%) SDLC
11 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.11%) Mechatronics
11 3 (4.11%) Resource Management
11 3 (4.11%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) C++
2 63 (86.30%) C
3 56 (76.71%) Embedded C
4 26 (35.62%) Python
5 24 (32.88%) Java
6 22 (30.14%) C#
7 21 (28.77%) SQL
8 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
8 19 (26.03%) Rust
9 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.11%) MATLAB
9 3 (4.11%) Ruby
10 1 (1.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) Security Cleared
2 17 (23.29%) Degree
3 11 (15.07%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) MISRA
1 1 (1.37%) MISRA C
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 23 (31.51%) Docker
2 8 (10.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Altera
1 5 (6.85%) Xilinx
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft