Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > South West
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 324 311
Rank change year-on-year +58 -13 +46
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 53 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.53% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 0.39% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 41 16 21
South West median annual salary £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +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 5,891 6,087 6,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.97% 59.51% 56.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4,858 5,140 5,188
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 12 December 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 12 December 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 - 24 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 12 £52,000 - 6
Wiltshire +11 11 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Bristol +7 3 £65,000 +62.50% 4
Dorset -11 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 53 (100.00%) C++
2 52 (98.11%) C
3 51 (96.23%) Embedded C
4 36 (67.92%) Software Engineering
5 15 (28.30%) Embedded Systems
6 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
6 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (26.42%) Automotive
6 14 (26.42%) Data Analysis
7 11 (20.75%) MATLAB
7 11 (20.75%) Algorithms
8 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (18.87%) Firmware
8 10 (18.87%) Subversion
8 10 (18.87%) Scrum
9 8 (15.09%) Degree
9 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
10 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (11.32%) Electronics
12 5 (9.43%) Python
12 5 (9.43%) Linux
12 5 (9.43%) Validation
12 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
13 4 (7.55%) Network Security
13 4 (7.55%) Collaborative Working
13 4 (7.55%) Finance
13 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
13 4 (7.55%) OOD
13 4 (7.55%) OO
14 3 (5.66%) Microsoft

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 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Network Security
2 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.77%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.89%) CDMA
3 1 (1.89%) GSM
3 1 (1.89%) LTE
3 1 (1.89%) UMTS
3 1 (1.89%) WCDMA
3 1 (1.89%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.87%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (26.42%) Automotive
2 6 (11.32%) Electronics
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
4 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Embedded Engineer
2 26 (49.06%) Software Engineer
3 21 (39.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (20.75%) Research Engineer
5 10 (18.87%) Software Team Leader
5 10 (18.87%) Team Leader
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Principal Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Principal Security Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Principal Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Firmware Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior C++ Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
1 3 (5.66%) Django
1 3 (5.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (20.75%) Algorithms
3 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.66%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.77%) ASIC
5 2 (3.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (3.77%) FreeRTOS
3 2 (3.77%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (3.77%) SafeRTOS
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (67.92%) Software Engineering
2 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) Data Analysis
3 10 (18.87%) Scrum
4 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (9.43%) Validation
6 4 (7.55%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
6 4 (7.55%) OO
6 4 (7.55%) OOD
7 3 (5.66%) Coaching
7 3 (5.66%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.77%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (3.77%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Leadership
8 2 (3.77%) Test-First Development
9 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C++
2 52 (98.11%) C
3 51 (96.23%) Embedded C
4 11 (20.75%) MATLAB
5 5 (9.43%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) C#
6 3 (5.66%) Java
6 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.66%) Rust
6 3 (5.66%) SQL
7 1 (1.89%) Ada
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
1 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) MISRA
2 1 (1.89%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.89%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Firmware
2 3 (5.66%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.89%) ATG