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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 230 213
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 12 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.19% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.34% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 17
Median salary £56,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.62% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £39,950 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,250 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

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 3260 2944 3408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 62.34% 57.01% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2780 2533 2935
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 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 June 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
Dorset +10 9 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Gloucestershire 0 1 £34,000 -15.00%
Bristol -21 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Wiltshire - 1 £39,000 -
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 28 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (89.29%) Software Engineering
3 23 (82.14%) Linux
4 17 (60.71%) C
5 15 (53.57%) Embedded Systems
6 13 (46.43%) Embedded Software Development
6 13 (46.43%) Embedded Linux
6 13 (46.43%) Embedded C
7 12 (42.86%) Unix
7 12 (42.86%) Degree
8 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
9 9 (32.14%) SDLC
9 9 (32.14%) OO
10 8 (28.57%) Windows
10 8 (28.57%) OOP
10 8 (28.57%) SQL
10 8 (28.57%) Manufacturing
10 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
10 8 (28.57%) Master's Degree
10 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (25.00%) C#
12 6 (21.43%) MFC
12 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
12 6 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (21.43%) WPF
13 4 (14.29%) .NET
13 4 (14.29%) Java
14 3 (10.71%) Digital Signal Processing
14 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
14 3 (10.71%) Electronics

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 2 (7.14%) 802.15
1 2 (7.14%) Bluetooth
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 8 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Software Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Junior
3 8 (28.57%) Junior Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Lead Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Principal Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Principal Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Technical Leader
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Junior Embedded Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) C++ Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) MFC
1 6 (21.43%) WPF
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) 802.1X
3 2 (7.14%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.14%) Internet of Things
4 2 (7.14%) Smart Home
5 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (42.86%) Unix
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Software Engineering
2 13 (46.43%) Embedded Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) OO
3 9 (32.14%) SDLC
4 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 8 (28.57%) OOP
5 6 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (10.71%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
7 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
7 2 (7.14%) Open Source
7 2 (7.14%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.57%) OOD
8 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (60.71%) C
3 13 (46.43%) Embedded C
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (28.57%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago