Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 444 447 529
Rank change year-on-year +3 +82 +16
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 91 114 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.37% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.66% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 86 108 71
South East median annual salary £50,750 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.50% +7.53% -2.11%
10th Percentile £38,125 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +3.53%

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 16,206 17,219 18,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.31% 56.31% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14,059 15,016 16,139
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -1 40 £51,500 +3.00% 7
Thames Valley +28 25 £47,500 +5.56% 5
Berkshire +20 23 £50,000 +5.26% 4
West Sussex +8 19 £52,500 - 2
Surrey +3 4 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Kent - 3 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire +21 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Oxfordshire -6 1 - - 1
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 91 (100.00%) C++
2 78 (85.71%) C
3 65 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 63 (69.23%) Embedded C
5 53 (58.24%) Linux
6 40 (43.96%) Embedded Linux
7 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (32.97%) Degree
9 27 (29.67%) Python
9 27 (29.67%) SQL
10 25 (27.47%) Computer Science
11 21 (23.08%) Image Processing
12 20 (21.98%) C#
13 19 (20.88%) Java
13 19 (20.88%) Automotive
13 19 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
14 18 (19.78%) Docker
14 18 (19.78%) AngularJS
14 18 (19.78%) Rust
14 18 (19.78%) Neo4j
14 18 (19.78%) Node.js
14 18 (19.78%) Django
14 18 (19.78%) Electronics
14 18 (19.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
14 18 (19.78%) Windows
15 16 (17.58%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (17.58%) Algorithms
16 15 (16.48%) Git (software)
17 14 (15.38%) Security 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) Wireless
2 4 (4.40%) Bluetooth
2 4 (4.40%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.20%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.20%) Internet
3 2 (2.20%) RS-232
3 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.20%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.78%) Neo4j
2 7 (7.69%) Big Data
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (16.48%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (2.20%) JIRA
3 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.10%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (20.88%) Automotive
2 18 (19.78%) Electronics
3 7 (7.69%) Marketing
4 3 (3.30%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (56.04%) Embedded Engineer
2 33 (36.26%) Software Engineer
3 30 (32.97%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 28 (30.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (17.58%) Embedded C Engineer
5 16 (17.58%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 15 (16.48%) C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (16.48%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) FPGA Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Design Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) FPGA Design Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Graduate
11 5 (5.49%) Principal Engineer
12 3 (3.30%) Senior FPGA Engineer
12 3 (3.30%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.78%) AngularJS
1 18 (19.78%) Django
1 18 (19.78%) Node.js
2 10 (10.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (10.99%) Qt
2 10 (10.99%) STL
3 9 (9.89%) OpenCV
4 2 (2.20%) .NET
4 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.20%) WinForms
4 2 (2.20%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.47%) Computer Science
2 18 (19.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 16 (17.58%) Algorithms
4 11 (12.09%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (9.89%) Robotics
5 9 (9.89%) VHDL
6 6 (6.59%) Verilog
7 3 (3.30%) CAN bus
7 3 (3.30%) Device Driver
7 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.30%) Smart Home
8 2 (2.20%) Industry 4.0
8 2 (2.20%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.20%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (58.24%) Linux
2 40 (43.96%) Embedded Linux
3 18 (19.78%) Windows
4 6 (6.59%) VxWorks
5 5 (5.49%) Android
5 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.10%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.08%) Image Processing
4 19 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (17.58%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (10.99%) Deep Learning
6 10 (10.99%) TDD
6 10 (10.99%) Unit Testing
7 8 (8.79%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (8.79%) Linux Kernel Development
8 7 (7.69%) Computer Vision
9 6 (6.59%) FPGA Design
9 6 (6.59%) Secure Coding
10 5 (5.49%) Android Development
11 4 (4.40%) Coaching
11 4 (4.40%) Scrum
12 3 (3.30%) DevOps
12 3 (3.30%) Functional Testing
12 3 (3.30%) Product Management
12 3 (3.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) C++
2 78 (85.71%) C
3 63 (69.23%) Embedded C
4 27 (29.67%) Python
4 27 (29.67%) SQL
5 20 (21.98%) C#
6 19 (20.88%) Java
7 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
7 18 (19.78%) Rust
8 4 (4.40%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.20%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (32.97%) Degree
2 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) MISRA
1 6 (6.59%) MISRA C
System Software
1 18 (19.78%) Docker
2 8 (8.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (6.59%) Altera
1 6 (6.59%) Xilinx
2 2 (2.20%) Assembla
3 1 (1.10%) EMC