Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded C/C++ Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 331 330 347
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C/C++ Engineer 10 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.099% 0.047% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.049% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +21.21% -2.94%
10th Percentile £43,250 £46,250 £33,625
90th Percentile £49,750 £52,500 £49,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,798 10,195 11,123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 96.70% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8,094 8,580 9,419
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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
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 18 January 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 -6 7 - -
Gloucestershire +31 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Somerset - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £50,000 -
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 18 January 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) OO
3 8 (80.00%) Embedded C
3 8 (80.00%) Embedded C++
4 7 (70.00%) MATLAB
4 7 (70.00%) Simulink
4 7 (70.00%) Validation
4 7 (70.00%) UML
4 7 (70.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (70.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) SQLite
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Degree

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:

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Yocto
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) OOD
3 7 (70.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) UML
3 7 (70.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 8 (80.00%) Embedded C++
3 7 (70.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree