The median annual salary for a Embedded C++ Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Embedded C++ Engineer
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 751 834 889
Rank change year-on-year +83 +55  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Engineer 107 120 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 89 112 78
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.70% +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Embedded C++ Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Embedded C++ Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ Engineer in the UK

Embedded C++ Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Embedded C++ Engineer in the UK

Embedded C++ Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Engineer over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C++ Engineer in the UK

Embedded C++ Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +94 103 £42,500 +6.25% 22
East of England +36 33 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Cambridgeshire - 32 £45,000 - 6
Cambridge - 25 £45,000 - 5
South East +31 21 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Surrey +66 15 £40,000 +50.94% 1
Redhill - 15 £40,000 - 1
London +63 14 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire +41 14 £42,500 +6.25% 3
North West -8 12 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Manchester -18 11 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Oldham - 9 £37,500 -
Barnsley - 7 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire +18 5 £38,500 -3.75% 1
South West +28 4 £40,500 -10.00% 3
Scotland +26 4 £47,500 +50.79% 1
Harrogate +13 4 £42,500 +6.25%
North Yorkshire +10 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Southampton - 4 £38,000 -
Wiltshire +23 3 £40,500 +15.71%
North East - 3 £35,000 -
Durham - 3 £35,000 -
Livingston - 3 £45,000 -
Chippenham - 3 £40,500 -
West Lothian - 3 £45,000 -
Derby +4 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Derbyshire +4 2 £47,500 +35.71%
East Midlands +1 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Croydon - 2 £51,250 -

Embedded C++ Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Embedded 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 featuring Embedded C++ Engineer in the job title.

1 207 (100.00%) C++
2 182 (87.92%) Software Engineering
3 162 (78.26%) C
4 125 (60.39%) Embedded C++
5 119 (57.49%) Linux
6 118 (57.00%) Embedded C
7 71 (34.30%) Python
8 62 (29.95%) Electronics
9 56 (27.05%) Degree
10 50 (24.15%) Wireless
11 45 (21.74%) Bluetooth
12 43 (20.77%) TCP/IP
13 40 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (17.87%) Java
15 36 (17.39%) Computer Science
16 33 (15.94%) OO
17 32 (15.46%) Windows
18 30 (14.49%) Firmware
18 30 (14.49%) Git (software)
19 29 (14.01%) Android
19 29 (14.01%) RS-232
20 28 (13.53%) Mathematics
20 28 (13.53%) Wi-Fi
20 28 (13.53%) Perl
21 27 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
22 26 (12.56%) RS-485
22 26 (12.56%) Cybersecurity
22 26 (12.56%) Telecoms
23 25 (12.08%) C#
23 25 (12.08%) Qt

Embedded C++ Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 50 (24.15%) Wireless
2 45 (21.74%) Bluetooth
3 43 (20.77%) TCP/IP
4 29 (14.01%) RS-232
5 28 (13.53%) Wi-Fi
6 26 (12.56%) RS-485
7 24 (11.59%) Ethernet
8 15 (7.25%) 802.11
9 10 (4.83%) IPv6
9 10 (4.83%) Network Security
9 10 (4.83%) ZigBee
10 7 (3.38%) InfiniBand
11 5 (2.42%) Internet
11 5 (2.42%) Modbus
11 5 (2.42%) Profibus
12 2 (0.97%) ASN.1
12 2 (0.97%) DECT
12 2 (0.97%) HTTP
13 1 (0.48%) 802.15
13 1 (0.48%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.97%) MySQL
2 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.48%) Redis
2 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (14.49%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.38%) Subversion
3 2 (0.97%) JIRA
3 2 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.48%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.48%) Mocha
General
1 62 (29.95%) Electronics
2 26 (12.56%) Telecoms
3 22 (10.63%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.80%) Automotive
5 4 (1.93%) Finance
5 4 (1.93%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.97%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.97%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Games
7 1 (0.48%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.08%) Qt
2 16 (7.73%) 802.1X
3 12 (5.80%) HTML
4 9 (4.35%) MFC
4 9 (4.35%) XML
5 8 (3.86%) .NET
6 7 (3.38%) SOAP
7 4 (1.93%) wxWidgets
8 3 (1.45%) Qt Quick
8 3 (1.45%) Yocto
9 1 (0.48%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.48%) Express
9 1 (0.48%) MEAN Stack
9 1 (0.48%) OpenEmbedded
9 1 (0.48%) Polymer
9 1 (0.48%) React
9 1 (0.48%) Vue.js
9 1 (0.48%) Wayland
9 1 (0.48%) Web Components
9 1 (0.48%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 27 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
3 22 (10.63%) Device Driver
4 12 (5.80%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (4.83%) Algorithms
6 9 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (3.86%) CAN bus
8 4 (1.93%) Smartcard
9 3 (1.45%) Contactless
10 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.97%) Arduino
10 2 (0.97%) BBC
10 2 (0.97%) Home Automation
10 2 (0.97%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (0.97%) RIA
10 2 (0.97%) Robotics
11 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.48%) Infotainment
11 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.48%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 119 (57.49%) Linux
2 32 (15.46%) Windows
3 29 (14.01%) Android
4 24 (11.59%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (4.83%) Mac OS
6 8 (3.86%) Unix
7 4 (1.93%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.48%) MeeGo
8 1 (0.48%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (87.92%) Software Engineering
2 40 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (15.94%) OO
4 28 (13.53%) Mathematics
5 26 (12.56%) Cybersecurity
6 21 (10.14%) UML
7 17 (8.21%) Cross-Platform Development
8 16 (7.73%) Multithreading
9 15 (7.25%) Android Development
10 14 (6.76%) Analytics
10 14 (6.76%) Computer Architecture
10 14 (6.76%) Data Analytics
10 14 (6.76%) High-Frequency Trading
10 14 (6.76%) Low Latency
11 12 (5.80%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (5.31%) Customer Requirements
12 11 (5.31%) Multithreaded Programming
12 11 (5.31%) Physics
13 10 (4.83%) Cryptography
14 9 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 207 (100.00%) C++
2 162 (78.26%) C
3 125 (60.39%) Embedded C++
4 118 (57.00%) Embedded C
5 71 (34.30%) Python
6 37 (17.87%) Java
7 28 (13.53%) Perl
8 25 (12.08%) C#
9 21 (10.14%) Bash Shell
10 17 (8.21%) MATLAB
11 10 (4.83%) Groovy
11 10 (4.83%) Ruby
12 9 (4.35%) Assembly Language
12 9 (4.35%) PHP
13 6 (2.90%) Lua
14 4 (1.93%) Delphi
14 4 (1.93%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.93%) SQL
15 3 (1.45%) JavaScript
16 2 (0.97%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 56 (27.05%) Degree
2 25 (12.08%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.31%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.73%) JTAG
2 11 (5.31%) MISRA
3 3 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.97%) QA
5 1 (0.48%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.48%) MISRA C
System Software
1 30 (14.49%) Firmware
2 2 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.48%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.42%) Dell
2 5 (2.42%) HP
3 4 (1.93%) Lauterbach
4 2 (0.97%) Freescale
4 2 (0.97%) Progress
4 2 (0.97%) SAP
5 1 (0.48%) Apple
5 1 (0.48%) Google
5 1 (0.48%) Intel
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