Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded C/C++ Engineer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
England > South West
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 344 338
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 12 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.045% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.046% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 16
South West median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -17.95% +39.29%
10th Percentile £28,600 £40,000 £39,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £43,600 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 10157 10829 11730
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.07% 97.09% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8515 9095 9791
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the South West

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the South West.

Salary trend for Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the South West

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the South West

Embedded C/C++ Engineer
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/C++ Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
Gloucestershire +13 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Wiltshire - 3 £39,000 -
Dorset - 3 £40,000 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Embedded C/C++ Engineer
England

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Embedded C/C++ Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Embedded C/C++ Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) CAN bus
2 6 (50.00%) Electronics
3 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (16.67%) Smartcard
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Compact Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) Smart City
6 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (8.33%) SOLID
6 1 (8.33%) MISRA C
6 1 (8.33%) MISRA
6 1 (8.33%) Signiant
6 1 (8.33%) Yocto

Embedded C/C++ Engineer Skill Set
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 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) Modbus
2 1 (8.33%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (50.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) .NET Compact Framework
1 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) Qt
2 1 (8.33%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) CAN bus
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Smart City
2 2 (16.67%) Smartcard
3 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (8.33%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (8.33%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Post-Production
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) SOLID
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) MISRA
1 1 (8.33%) MISRA C
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Signiant