Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 440 465 549
Rank change year-on-year +25 +84 +6
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 116 84 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.53% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 109 81 74
South East median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £37,250 £36,250 £32,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,875
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 18,554 15,721 20,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.59% 52.39% 51.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16,151 13,698 17,997
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £28,125 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,250 £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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -14 35 £50,000 +5.26% 4
West Sussex +30 30 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Thames Valley +7 24 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Surrey -15 14 £62,500 +47.06% 1
Berkshire -11 12 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 10 £50,000 -
East Sussex -2 9 £32,500 -45.83% 2
Kent +12 4 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Oxfordshire -10 2 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 89 (76.72%) Linux
3 87 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 86 (74.14%) C
5 73 (62.93%) Embedded Linux
6 61 (52.59%) Embedded C
7 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (31.90%) Algorithms
9 35 (30.17%) TDD
10 31 (26.72%) Subversion
10 31 (26.72%) Git (software)
11 29 (25.00%) Image Processing
11 29 (25.00%) Degree
12 25 (21.55%) Windows
13 24 (20.69%) Qt
14 23 (19.83%) OO
14 23 (19.83%) Automotive
15 22 (18.97%) Embedded Software Development
16 21 (18.10%) Computer Science
16 21 (18.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 21 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (12.93%) Software Architecture
18 13 (11.21%) Digital Signal Processing
18 13 (11.21%) Signal Processing
19 11 (9.48%) VHDL
19 11 (9.48%) Embedded Systems
20 10 (8.62%) Xilinx
20 10 (8.62%) Altera
20 10 (8.62%) Unit Testing
20 10 (8.62%) Verilog

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 5 (4.31%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.72%) GSM
2 2 (1.72%) RS-232
2 2 (1.72%) RS-485
3 1 (0.86%) DVB
3 1 (0.86%) IPv4
3 1 (0.86%) IPv6
3 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.86%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 31 (26.72%) Git (software)
1 31 (26.72%) Subversion
2 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.86%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.86%) Redmine
General
1 23 (19.83%) Automotive
2 9 (7.76%) Marketing
3 5 (4.31%) Finance
4 3 (2.59%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.59%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 55 (47.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 51 (43.97%) Software Engineer
4 48 (41.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 27 (23.28%) C++ Software Engineer
5 27 (23.28%) Embedded C Engineer
5 27 (23.28%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 27 (23.28%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 20 (17.24%) Senior Software Engineer
7 18 (15.52%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 15 (12.93%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 15 (12.93%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (12.93%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (10.34%) Developer
10 11 (9.48%) FPGA Engineer
11 10 (8.62%) Graduate
11 10 (8.62%) Principal Engineer
12 8 (6.90%) Design Engineer
12 8 (6.90%) FPGA Design Engineer
13 6 (5.17%) Embedded C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.69%) Qt
2 9 (7.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (7.76%) OpenCV
2 9 (7.76%) STL
3 2 (1.72%) Yocto
4 1 (0.86%) Middleware
4 1 (0.86%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.90%) Algorithms
2 21 (18.10%) Computer Science
2 21 (18.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 11 (9.48%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (9.48%) VHDL
4 10 (8.62%) Verilog
5 4 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.86%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.86%) MPEG
6 1 (0.86%) Robotics
6 1 (0.86%) STB
6 1 (0.86%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 89 (76.72%) Linux
2 73 (62.93%) Embedded Linux
3 25 (21.55%) Windows
4 5 (4.31%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.86%) Unix
5 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (30.17%) TDD
4 29 (25.00%) Image Processing
5 23 (19.83%) OO
6 22 (18.97%) Embedded Software Development
7 21 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (12.93%) Software Architecture
9 13 (11.21%) Digital Signal Processing
9 13 (11.21%) Signal Processing
10 10 (8.62%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.76%) Deep Learning
11 9 (7.76%) Linux Kernel Development
12 8 (6.90%) FPGA Design
13 5 (4.31%) Mentoring
13 5 (4.31%) OOP
13 5 (4.31%) SDLC
14 3 (2.59%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
14 3 (2.59%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 116 (100.00%) C++
2 86 (74.14%) C
3 61 (52.59%) Embedded C
4 9 (7.76%) SQL
5 7 (6.03%) Python
6 5 (4.31%) Delphi
6 5 (4.31%) Pascal
7 3 (2.59%) C#
7 3 (2.59%) Java
8 1 (0.86%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.72%) PhD
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) MISRA
1 2 (1.72%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (8.62%) Altera
1 10 (8.62%) Xilinx
2 1 (0.86%) QNX