Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South West
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 285 289 302
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 +50
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 44 55 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.52% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.87% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 32
South West median annual salary £56,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.56% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £47,375 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £55,400 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.05% +5.00%

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,870 6,308 5,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.03% 59.20% 58.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4,754 5,328 5,049
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Embedded C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in the South West

Embedded C++
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in the South West.

Salary trend for Embedded C++ in the South West

Embedded C++
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in the South West over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Embedded C++ in the South West

Embedded C++
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Gloucestershire +31 41 £56,500 +20.86% 1
Wiltshire -5 2 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Bristol -1 1 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 West region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 44 (100.00%) C++
2 43 (97.73%) C
3 41 (93.18%) Embedded C
4 39 (88.64%) Software Engineering
5 37 (84.09%) Cybersecurity
5 37 (84.09%) OOD
6 33 (75.00%) OO
7 29 (65.91%) Linux
8 27 (61.36%) SC Cleared
8 27 (61.36%) Security Cleared
9 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (45.45%) Waterfall
11 19 (43.18%) Embedded Linux
12 16 (36.36%) Network Security
13 14 (31.82%) Python
14 12 (27.27%) UML
14 12 (27.27%) STL
14 12 (27.27%) Device Driver
14 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (27.27%) Test Strategy
14 12 (27.27%) Open Source
14 12 (27.27%) Bash Shell
14 12 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 12 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (27.27%) SDLC
14 12 (27.27%) Yocto
14 12 (27.27%) Device Driver Development
15 9 (20.45%) Information Assurance
15 9 (20.45%) Data Encryption
15 9 (20.45%) Cyber Warfare

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (36.36%) Network Security
2 1 (2.27%) CDMA
2 1 (2.27%) GSM
2 1 (2.27%) LTE
2 1 (2.27%) UMTS
2 1 (2.27%) WCDMA
General
1 3 (6.82%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Military
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 16 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) Kernel Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) Kernel Software Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) Consultant
4 10 (22.73%) Software Consultant
5 9 (20.45%) Security Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Embedded C Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) STL
1 12 (27.27%) Yocto
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Device Driver
1 12 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (20.45%) Cyber Warfare
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Linux
2 19 (43.18%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) Software Engineering
2 37 (84.09%) Cybersecurity
2 37 (84.09%) OOD
3 33 (75.00%) OO
4 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (45.45%) Waterfall
6 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (27.27%) Device Driver Development
6 12 (27.27%) Open Source
6 12 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (27.27%) SDLC
6 12 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 12 (27.27%) UML
7 9 (20.45%) Data Encryption
7 9 (20.45%) Information Assurance
8 8 (18.18%) Coaching
8 8 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (18.18%) Cryptography
9 2 (4.55%) DevOps
10 1 (2.27%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C++
2 43 (97.73%) C
3 41 (93.18%) Embedded C
4 14 (31.82%) Python
5 12 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.55%) Java
7 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.27%) C#
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) SC Cleared
1 27 (61.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) ATG