Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 322 327
Rank change year-on-year +68 +5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 84 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.80% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 0.35% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 73 23 21
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £37,250
90th Percentile £59,300 £61,250 £48,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

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 6,333 6,353 6,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.57% 61.12% 55.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5,339 5,415 5,249
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 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
Devon +38 22 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Gloucestershire +35 20 £51,500 +51.47% 1
Wiltshire +12 17 £55,000 +41.03%
Bristol +25 11 £41,250 -13.16%
Dorset -32 7 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Somerset - 3 £42,500 - 1
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 West region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 84 (100.00%) C
1 84 (100.00%) C++
2 80 (95.24%) Embedded C
3 61 (72.62%) Software Engineering
4 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
6 22 (26.19%) Embedded Systems
7 17 (20.24%) Scrum
7 17 (20.24%) MATLAB
7 17 (20.24%) OOD
7 17 (20.24%) Linux
7 17 (20.24%) OO
8 16 (19.05%) UML
8 16 (19.05%) Firmware
8 16 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (17.86%) Python
10 14 (16.67%) Data Analysis
11 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
12 12 (14.29%) Degree
12 12 (14.29%) Automotive
13 11 (13.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 11 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (13.10%) Algorithms
14 10 (11.90%) Embedded Linux
14 10 (11.90%) Validation
15 9 (10.71%) Finance
15 9 (10.71%) Simulink
15 9 (10.71%) Electronics
15 9 (10.71%) Network Security

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:

Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Simulink
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) Network Security
2 2 (2.38%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.38%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.38%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) SSL
2 2 (2.38%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.19%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) Neo4j
2 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.52%) Subversion
3 6 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (3.57%) Rational Team Concert
5 2 (2.38%) GitLab
6 1 (1.19%) JIRA
6 1 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (14.29%) Automotive
2 9 (10.71%) Electronics
2 9 (10.71%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Aerospace
3 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (47.62%) Software Engineer
2 39 (46.43%) Embedded Engineer
3 29 (34.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (17.86%) Software Team Leader
4 15 (17.86%) Team Leader
5 11 (13.10%) Research Engineer
6 10 (11.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Security Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) MATLAB Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) STL
1 7 (8.33%) Yocto
2 4 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 4 (4.76%) Django
2 4 (4.76%) Node.js
3 2 (2.38%) CSS
3 2 (2.38%) CSS3
3 2 (2.38%) HTML
3 2 (2.38%) HTML5
3 2 (2.38%) jQuery
3 2 (2.38%) JSON
3 2 (2.38%) RESTful
3 2 (2.38%) SOAP
3 2 (2.38%) Spring
3 2 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (13.10%) Algorithms
2 11 (13.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.33%) Device Driver
5 4 (4.76%) ASIC
5 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.57%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.38%) Robotics
7 2 (2.38%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Linux
2 10 (11.90%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.38%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (72.62%) Software Engineering
2 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.24%) OO
3 17 (20.24%) OOD
3 17 (20.24%) Scrum
4 16 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (19.05%) UML
5 14 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 11 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (11.90%) Validation
8 9 (10.71%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (10.71%) SDLC
8 9 (10.71%) Test Strategy
9 8 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
10 7 (8.33%) Open Source
10 7 (8.33%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.95%) Requirements Engineering
12 4 (4.76%) Software Testing
12 4 (4.76%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) C
1 84 (100.00%) C++
2 80 (95.24%) Embedded C
3 17 (20.24%) MATLAB
4 15 (17.86%) Python
5 8 (9.52%) Java
6 7 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.14%) SQL
8 5 (5.95%) C#
9 4 (4.76%) Ada
9 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.76%) Rust
Qualifications
1 24 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
3 12 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (4.76%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) MISRA
2 4 (4.76%) DO-178B
3 3 (3.57%) Def Stans
4 1 (1.19%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.19%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 16 (19.05%) Firmware
2 4 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (4.76%) Atlassian
2 3 (3.57%) IBM
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft