Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South West
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 295 326
Rank change year-on-year +12 +31 -25
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 66 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.62% 0.33% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 0.55% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 56 33 19
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £36,300
90th Percentile £55,875 £61,250 £49,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 6,386 6,148 6,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.65% 59.69% 56.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5,375 5,206 5,387
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 £26,688 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Bristol +8 18 £45,000 +4.05% 3
Dorset -31 17 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Gloucestershire +35 11 £47,500 +18.01% 3
Wiltshire -15 7 £47,500 +34.75%
Devon +20 6 £28,500 -24.00% 4
Somerset - 3 £42,500 -
Cornwall - 1 £32,500 -
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 66 (100.00%) C++
2 64 (96.97%) C
3 60 (90.91%) Embedded C
4 52 (78.79%) Software Engineering
5 31 (46.97%) Linux
6 30 (45.45%) OO
6 30 (45.45%) OOD
7 22 (33.33%) UML
8 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
9 20 (30.30%) Device Driver
10 15 (22.73%) C#
10 15 (22.73%) Embedded Systems
11 14 (21.21%) MATLAB
11 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (19.70%) Simulink
12 13 (19.70%) Windows
12 13 (19.70%) .NET
12 13 (19.70%) Embedded Software Development
13 12 (18.18%) Android
13 12 (18.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 10 (15.15%) Embedded Linux
15 10 (15.15%) Test Strategy
15 10 (15.15%) Python
15 10 (15.15%) Validation
15 10 (15.15%) SDLC
16 9 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
16 9 (13.64%) Firmware
16 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
16 9 (13.64%) Requirements Engineering

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 13 (19.70%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Network Security
2 3 (4.55%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.52%) RS-485
3 1 (1.52%) SMS
3 1 (1.52%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Neo4j
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (6.06%) Rational Team Concert
3 3 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.03%) GitLab
5 1 (1.52%) JIRA
5 1 (1.52%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.52%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.09%) Electronics
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.03%) Automotive
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 38 (57.58%) Embedded Engineer
3 35 (53.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Embedded C Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) C Software Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) MATLAB Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Development Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Security Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Software Design Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) .NET
2 8 (12.12%) STL
2 8 (12.12%) Yocto
3 2 (3.03%) CSS
3 2 (3.03%) CSS3
3 2 (3.03%) HTML
3 2 (3.03%) HTML5
3 2 (3.03%) jQuery
3 2 (3.03%) JSON
3 2 (3.03%) RESTful
3 2 (3.03%) SOAP
3 2 (3.03%) Spring
3 2 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.52%) Django
4 1 (1.52%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.52%) Node.js
4 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Device Driver
2 15 (22.73%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Robotics
5 2 (3.03%) VHDL
6 1 (1.52%) ASIC
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (46.97%) Linux
2 13 (19.70%) Windows
3 12 (18.18%) Android
3 12 (18.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 10 (15.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (78.79%) Software Engineering
2 30 (45.45%) OO
2 30 (45.45%) OOD
3 22 (33.33%) UML
4 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.70%) Embedded Software Development
6 10 (15.15%) SDLC
6 10 (15.15%) Test Strategy
6 10 (15.15%) Validation
7 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (13.64%) Requirements Engineering
8 8 (12.12%) Open Source
8 8 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (12.12%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.58%) Scrum
10 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.06%) Software Testing
10 4 (6.06%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C++
2 64 (96.97%) C
3 60 (90.91%) Embedded C
4 15 (22.73%) C#
5 14 (21.21%) MATLAB
6 10 (15.15%) Python
7 8 (12.12%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.06%) Ada
8 4 (6.06%) SQL
9 3 (4.55%) Java
10 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.52%) Rust
10 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) MISRA
2 4 (6.06%) Def Stans
2 4 (6.06%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Firmware
2 1 (1.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) IBM
2 1 (1.52%) Atlassian