The median annual salary for an Embedded C++ Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 755 790 861
Rank change year-on-year +35 +71  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Engineer 115 123 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 96 120 100
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  

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 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +42 110 £42,500 +6.25% 11
East of England +22 43 £52,500 +40.00% 8
Cambridgeshire +20 43 £52,500 +50.00% 7
Cambridge +16 42 £52,500 +50.00% 5
Yorkshire +25 23 £42,500 -5.55%
South East +30 19 £40,000 -5.88%
Barnsley +2 14 £42,500 -5.55%
South Yorkshire -5 14 £42,500 -5.55%
South West +14 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Durham - 10 £35,000 -
North East - 10 £35,000 -
East Sussex +10 7 £49,000 +8.88%
Kent +18 6 £45,000 +20.00%
Scotland +18 5 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Brighton +4 5 £49,000 +8.88%
Gloucestershire +4 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Stroud - 5 £35,000 -
Hull - 5 £20,000 -
Edinburgh - 5 £50,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 5 £20,000 -
London +9 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wiltshire +3 3 £42,500 -3.40%
Dorset +1 3 £40,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £52,500 -
Swindon - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey +29 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Berkshire +28 2 £39,000 -2.50%
Redhill - 2 £40,000 -
Lewes - 2 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £27,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 219 (100.00%) C++
2 192 (87.67%) Software Engineering
3 186 (84.93%) C
4 138 (63.01%) Embedded C++
5 129 (58.90%) Embedded C
6 119 (54.34%) Linux
7 70 (31.96%) Electronics
8 63 (28.77%) Degree
9 61 (27.85%) Python
10 52 (23.74%) Firmware
11 49 (22.37%) Wireless
11 49 (22.37%) Computer Science
12 45 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (18.72%) Java
14 40 (18.26%) OO
15 32 (14.61%) Embedded Linux
16 31 (14.16%) Bluetooth
17 30 (13.70%) Embedded Systems
18 29 (13.24%) Qt
19 28 (12.79%) Mathematics
20 27 (12.33%) Device Driver
21 26 (11.87%) Security Cleared
21 26 (11.87%) RS-232
22 24 (10.96%) TCP/IP
22 24 (10.96%) Wi-Fi
23 23 (10.50%) Automotive
23 23 (10.50%) Telecoms
24 22 (10.05%) OOD
25 21 (9.59%) Physics
25 21 (9.59%) RS-485

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.46%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 49 (22.37%) Wireless
2 31 (14.16%) Bluetooth
3 26 (11.87%) RS-232
4 24 (10.96%) TCP/IP
4 24 (10.96%) Wi-Fi
5 21 (9.59%) RS-485
6 19 (8.68%) Ethernet
7 7 (3.20%) InfiniBand
7 7 (3.20%) Modbus
7 7 (3.20%) Profibus
7 7 (3.20%) ZigBee
8 6 (2.74%) 802.11
9 2 (0.91%) DECT
9 2 (0.91%) HTTP
9 2 (0.91%) Internet
9 2 (0.91%) IPv6
9 2 (0.91%) Network Security
10 1 (0.46%) 802.15
10 1 (0.46%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.91%) MySQL
2 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.46%) Redis
2 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (7.31%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.20%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.91%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.91%) Subversion
4 1 (0.46%) CodeWarrior
4 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.46%) JIRA
4 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.46%) Mocha
General
1 70 (31.96%) Electronics
2 23 (10.50%) Automotive
2 23 (10.50%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.31%) Multimedia
4 15 (6.85%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.83%) Finance
6 3 (1.37%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.46%) Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.24%) Qt
2 15 (6.85%) HTML
3 13 (5.94%) Qt Quick
4 12 (5.48%) .NET
5 7 (3.20%) 802.1X
5 7 (3.20%) Node.js
5 7 (3.20%) SOAP
6 6 (2.74%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.74%) wxWidgets
7 3 (1.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (1.37%) JNI
7 3 (1.37%) STL
7 3 (1.37%) XML
7 3 (1.37%) Yocto
8 2 (0.91%) .NET Compact Framework
8 2 (0.91%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.91%) MFC
8 2 (0.91%) POSIX
9 1 (0.46%) Express
9 1 (0.46%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 49 (22.37%) Computer Science
2 30 (13.70%) Embedded Systems
3 27 (12.33%) Device Driver
4 15 (6.85%) Algorithms
5 12 (5.48%) CAN bus
6 9 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (3.20%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.28%) Smartcard
9 4 (1.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (1.83%) Home Automation
10 3 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.37%) EMV
10 3 (1.37%) EPoS
11 2 (0.91%) Arduino
11 2 (0.91%) Contactless
11 2 (0.91%) Raspberry Pi
11 2 (0.91%) RIA
11 2 (0.91%) Smart City
12 1 (0.46%) Robotics
12 1 (0.46%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 119 (54.34%) Linux
2 32 (14.61%) Embedded Linux
3 17 (7.76%) Windows
4 12 (5.48%) Android
5 4 (1.83%) Unix
5 4 (1.83%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 3 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.91%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.46%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (87.67%) Software Engineering
2 45 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (18.26%) OO
4 28 (12.79%) Mathematics
5 22 (10.05%) OOD
6 21 (9.59%) Physics
7 16 (7.31%) Video Processing
8 15 (6.85%) Telematics
9 12 (5.48%) SDLC
10 11 (5.02%) Multithreading
10 11 (5.02%) Scrum
11 10 (4.57%) Embedded Software Development
11 10 (4.57%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.57%) UML
12 9 (4.11%) Device Driver Development
13 7 (3.20%) Android Development
13 7 (3.20%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 7 (3.20%) Customer Requirements
13 7 (3.20%) Mobile Development
13 7 (3.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 219 (100.00%) C++
2 186 (84.93%) C
3 138 (63.01%) Embedded C++
4 129 (58.90%) Embedded C
5 61 (27.85%) Python
6 41 (18.72%) Java
7 19 (8.68%) Assembly Language
8 17 (7.76%) C#
9 16 (7.31%) Bash Shell
10 13 (5.94%) JavaScript
11 12 (5.48%) Perl
12 11 (5.02%) MATLAB
13 9 (4.11%) PHP
14 7 (3.20%) SQL
15 3 (1.37%) Ruby
16 2 (0.91%) Groovy
17 1 (0.46%) Delphi
17 1 (0.46%) ES6
17 1 (0.46%) VC++
Qualifications
1 63 (28.77%) Degree
2 26 (11.87%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.91%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.68%) ISO 9001
2 9 (4.11%) JTAG
3 3 (1.37%) MISRA
3 3 (1.37%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) MISRA C
System Software
1 52 (23.74%) Firmware
2 2 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.46%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (2.74%) Lauterbach
2 3 (1.37%) Freescale
2 3 (1.37%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.91%) SAP
4 1 (0.46%) Signiant
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £60K
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50000 to £65000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
ISL Recruitment
Salary: HOME WORKING + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago