Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South West
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 314 323
Rank change year-on-year +65 +9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 77 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.75% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 0.33% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 65 20 18
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £34,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £59,750 £61,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% 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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,191 6,061 6,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.51% 60.16% 56.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5,186 5,148 5,206
South West median annual salary £44,500 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.55% +3.44% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,688 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 - 29 £32,500 - 2
Wiltshire +10 16 £55,000 +41.03% 4
Gloucestershire +30 15 £51,500 +51.47% 1
Bristol +14 7 £53,750 +34.38% 3
Dorset -36 6 £51,250 -2.38% 2
Somerset - 1 £42,500 - 2
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 77 (100.00%) C
1 77 (100.00%) C++
2 73 (94.81%) Embedded C
3 54 (70.13%) Software Engineering
4 23 (29.87%) Embedded Systems
5 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (24.68%) Git (software)
7 18 (23.38%) Data Analysis
8 17 (22.08%) Automotive
8 17 (22.08%) Scrum
9 16 (20.78%) Firmware
10 15 (19.48%) MATLAB
11 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 14 (18.18%) Algorithms
12 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (15.58%) Degree
13 11 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (14.29%) Subversion
14 10 (12.99%) Python
15 8 (10.39%) OO
15 8 (10.39%) Electronics
15 8 (10.39%) Java
15 8 (10.39%) OOD
15 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
16 7 (9.09%) Network Security
16 7 (9.09%) Finance
16 7 (9.09%) Validation
16 7 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
17 6 (7.79%) Issue Tracking
17 6 (7.79%) MISRA

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 4 (5.19%) Simulink
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) Network Security
2 2 (2.60%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
2 2 (2.60%) SSL
2 2 (2.60%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) Neo4j
2 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (24.68%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.29%) Subversion
3 6 (7.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.60%) GitLab
4 2 (2.60%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (2.60%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (22.08%) Automotive
2 8 (10.39%) Electronics
3 7 (9.09%) Finance
4 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.90%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (46.75%) Embedded Engineer
2 34 (44.16%) Software Engineer
3 25 (32.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (19.48%) Software Team Leader
4 15 (19.48%) Team Leader
5 14 (18.18%) Research Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) C Developer
8 4 (5.19%) C++ Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Embedded C Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior C Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior C++ Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Embedded C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
1 4 (5.19%) Django
1 4 (5.19%) Node.js
2 2 (2.60%) CSS
2 2 (2.60%) CSS3
2 2 (2.60%) HTML
2 2 (2.60%) HTML5
2 2 (2.60%) jQuery
2 2 (2.60%) JSON
2 2 (2.60%) RESTful
2 2 (2.60%) SOAP
2 2 (2.60%) Spring
2 2 (2.60%) STL
2 2 (2.60%) XML
2 2 (2.60%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (5.19%) ASIC
5 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.90%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.60%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.60%) Robotics
7 2 (2.60%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.60%) FreeRTOS
3 2 (2.60%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (2.60%) SafeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (70.13%) Software Engineering
2 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.38%) Data Analysis
4 17 (22.08%) Scrum
5 11 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (10.39%) OO
6 8 (10.39%) OOD
7 7 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (9.09%) Validation
8 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.79%) Issue Tracking
8 6 (7.79%) UML
9 5 (6.49%) Mathematics
10 4 (5.19%) SDLC
10 4 (5.19%) Software Testing
10 4 (5.19%) Test Strategy
10 4 (5.19%) Test-First Development
11 3 (3.90%) Coaching
11 3 (3.90%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (3.90%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C
1 77 (100.00%) C++
2 73 (94.81%) Embedded C
3 15 (19.48%) MATLAB
4 10 (12.99%) Python
5 8 (10.39%) Java
6 6 (7.79%) SQL
7 4 (5.19%) C#
7 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.19%) Rust
8 3 (3.90%) Ada
9 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.58%) Degree
3 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.19%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) MISRA
2 3 (3.90%) DO-178B
3 2 (2.60%) Def Stans
4 1 (1.30%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.30%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 16 (20.78%) Firmware
2 4 (5.19%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (5.19%) Atlassian
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) IBM