Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South West
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 285 355
Rank change year-on-year -4 +70 -18
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 41 46 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.44% 0.043%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.77% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 5
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £53,600
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -3.41% +3.53%

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 5,973 5,981 6,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.76% 57.36% 56.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5,031 5,027 5,697
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.13% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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
Dorset - 18 £45,000 -
Bristol -10 16 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Gloucestershire +30 4 £47,250 -5.50% 1
Devon +18 1 £55,000 +46.67%
Wiltshire -13 1 £52,500 +48.94% 1
Cornwall - 1 £32,500 -
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 41 (100.00%) C++
2 38 (92.68%) C
3 37 (90.24%) Software Engineering
4 36 (87.80%) Embedded C
5 22 (53.66%) Linux
5 22 (53.66%) OO
5 22 (53.66%) OOD
6 14 (34.15%) Device Driver
7 13 (31.71%) UML
7 13 (31.71%) Windows
7 13 (31.71%) C#
7 13 (31.71%) .NET
8 12 (29.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 12 (29.27%) Embedded Software Development
8 12 (29.27%) Android
9 10 (24.39%) MATLAB
9 10 (24.39%) Simulink
9 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
10 9 (21.95%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (17.07%) Requirements Engineering
11 7 (17.07%) Degree
11 7 (17.07%) Validation
12 6 (14.63%) Bluetooth
13 4 (9.76%) Firmware
14 3 (7.32%) IBM
14 3 (7.32%) ZigBee
14 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
14 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (7.32%) SysML
14 3 (7.32%) 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:

Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Bluetooth
2 3 (7.32%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) GIS
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.32%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (7.32%) Rational Team Concert
2 1 (2.44%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Software Engineer
2 32 (78.05%) Embedded Engineer
2 32 (78.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) C Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Embedded C Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) MATLAB Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Development Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Software Design Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) STL
2 2 (4.88%) Yocto
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Device Driver
2 9 (21.95%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.44%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) CUDA
4 1 (2.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
2 13 (31.71%) Windows
3 12 (29.27%) Android
3 12 (29.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Software Engineering
2 22 (53.66%) OO
2 22 (53.66%) OOD
3 13 (31.71%) UML
4 12 (29.27%) Embedded Software Development
5 7 (17.07%) Requirements Engineering
5 7 (17.07%) Validation
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.32%) SysML
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.88%) Open Source
7 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) SDLC
7 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.44%) Computer Vision
8 1 (2.44%) Convolutional Neural Network
8 1 (2.44%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C++
2 38 (92.68%) C
3 36 (87.80%) Embedded C
4 13 (31.71%) C#
5 10 (24.39%) MATLAB
6 3 (7.32%) Ada
6 3 (7.32%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.44%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.44%) Java
8 1 (2.44%) Scala
8 1 (2.44%) SQL
8 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Def Stans
1 3 (7.32%) DO-178B
1 3 (7.32%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) IBM
2 1 (2.44%) NVIDIA