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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C++
England / South West
Rank 222 242 218
Rank change year-on-year +20 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 16 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.31% 0.19% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.34% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 20
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.12% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

Embedded C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3034 3242 3285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 59.65% 55.16% 54.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2571 2767 2855
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Embedded C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +27 12 £35,250 +0.71%
Devon - 2 £37,500 -
Embedded C++
England

Embedded C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 37 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (72.97%) Software Engineering
3 22 (59.46%) Linux
4 18 (48.65%) Degree
4 18 (48.65%) Embedded Software Development
5 15 (40.54%) C
6 14 (37.84%) Unix
6 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
7 12 (32.43%) Embedded Linux
7 12 (32.43%) OO
8 11 (29.73%) Embedded C
8 11 (29.73%) Integration Testing
8 11 (29.73%) Manufacturing
9 10 (27.03%) OOP
9 10 (27.03%) SQL
9 10 (27.03%) SDLC
10 9 (24.32%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (21.62%) Open Source
11 8 (21.62%) LLVM
12 7 (18.92%) Windows
13 6 (16.22%) Electronics
13 6 (16.22%) Machine Learning
14 5 (13.51%) .NET
14 5 (13.51%) Java
15 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (10.81%) Scrum
15 4 (10.81%) Cross-Platform Development
16 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
16 3 (8.11%) Internet
17 2 (5.41%) 802.15

Embedded C++
Top Related 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 1 (2.70%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
1 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) 802.15
2 2 (5.41%) ASN.1
2 2 (5.41%) Bluetooth
2 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.41%) Wireless
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (29.73%) Manufacturing
2 6 (16.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineer
2 16 (43.24%) Embedded Engineer
3 15 (40.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (24.32%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 9 (24.32%) Junior
4 9 (24.32%) Junior Software Engineer
5 8 (21.62%) C++ Developer
5 8 (21.62%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (21.62%) Developer
5 8 (21.62%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 8 (21.62%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (21.62%) Embedded Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Machine Learning Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Embedded C Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) LLVM
2 5 (13.51%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
2 9 (24.32%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.41%) Internet of Things
3 2 (5.41%) Smart Home
4 1 (2.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Linux
2 14 (37.84%) Unix
3 12 (32.43%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (18.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Software Engineering
2 18 (48.65%) Embedded Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) OO
4 11 (29.73%) Integration Testing
5 10 (27.03%) OOP
5 10 (27.03%) SDLC
6 8 (21.62%) Open Source
7 6 (16.22%) Machine Learning
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Cross-Platform Development
8 4 (10.81%) Scrum
9 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.41%) Regression Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Requirements Management
9 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) UML
10 1 (2.70%) Physics
10 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (40.54%) C
3 11 (29.73%) Embedded C
4 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) Ada
6 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Def Stans
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) EMC
1 1 (2.70%) Renesas
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
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