The median annual salary for an Embedded C++ Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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++ Software Engineer
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 767 845 876
Rank change year-on-year +78 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Software Engineer 107 88 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.091% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.094% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 91 85 81
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 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
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 £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Embedded C++ Software Engineer in the UK

Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ Software Engineer over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C++ Software Engineer in the UK

Embedded C++ Software 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++ Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +55 103 £42,500 +6.25% 10
East of England +24 41 £52,500 +40.00% 6
Cambridge +18 41 £52,500 +50.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +15 41 £52,500 +50.00% 6
Yorkshire +12 22 £42,500 -5.55%
South East +51 17 £40,000 -5.88%
Barnsley +2 13 £42,500 -5.55%
South Yorkshire -1 13 £42,500 -5.55%
South West -2 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North East - 9 £35,000 - 1
Durham - 9 £35,000 - 1
East Sussex +4 7 £49,000 +8.88%
Kent +14 6 £45,000 +20.00%
Brighton +9 5 £49,000 +8.88%
Gloucestershire -3 5 £35,000 -12.50%
East Yorkshire - 5 £20,000 -
Stroud - 5 £35,000 -
Hull - 5 £20,000 -
Scotland +8 4 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Edinburgh - 4 £50,000 - 1
London +18 3 £40,000 - 1
Dorset - 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £42,500 -
Swindon - 3 £42,500 -
Maidstone - 3 £52,500 -
Berkshire +20 2 £39,000 -2.50%
Lewes +2 2 £40,000 -20.00%
West Sussex - 2 £27,000 -
Hampshire +14 1 £39,000 -8.23%
Andover +14 1 £39,000 -8.23%

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Embedded C++ Software 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++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 185 (100.00%) C++
1 185 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 167 (90.27%) C
3 114 (61.62%) Embedded C
4 109 (58.92%) Embedded C++
5 93 (50.27%) Linux
6 57 (30.81%) Python
6 57 (30.81%) Electronics
7 54 (29.19%) Degree
8 45 (24.32%) Computer Science
8 45 (24.32%) Firmware
9 42 (22.70%) Wireless
10 40 (21.62%) Java
11 30 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (15.68%) Qt
13 27 (14.59%) Mathematics
13 27 (14.59%) Bluetooth
14 26 (14.05%) OO
14 26 (14.05%) Security Cleared
15 25 (13.51%) RS-232
15 25 (13.51%) Embedded Systems
16 23 (12.43%) Telecoms
17 22 (11.89%) Embedded Linux
17 22 (11.89%) Automotive
17 22 (11.89%) OOD
18 21 (11.35%) Physics
19 20 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
20 19 (10.27%) Device Driver
20 19 (10.27%) Assembly Language
20 19 (10.27%) ISO 9001

Embedded C++ Software 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 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.70%) Wireless
2 27 (14.59%) Bluetooth
3 25 (13.51%) RS-232
4 20 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (9.73%) Ethernet
5 18 (9.73%) RS-485
6 15 (8.11%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.78%) InfiniBand
7 7 (3.78%) Modbus
7 7 (3.78%) Profibus
8 5 (2.70%) 802.11
9 4 (2.16%) ZigBee
10 2 (1.08%) Internet
10 2 (1.08%) IPv6
10 2 (1.08%) Network Security
11 1 (0.54%) DHCP
11 1 (0.54%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 8 (4.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.08%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.54%) CodeWarrior
4 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.54%) JIRA
4 1 (0.54%) Mercurial
General
1 57 (30.81%) Electronics
2 23 (12.43%) Telecoms
3 22 (11.89%) Automotive
4 16 (8.65%) Multimedia
5 6 (3.24%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.16%) Finance
7 3 (1.62%) Marketing
8 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.54%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.68%) Qt
2 13 (7.03%) Qt Quick
3 10 (5.41%) .NET
4 6 (3.24%) Node.js
4 6 (3.24%) wxWidgets
5 5 (2.70%) 802.1X
5 5 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.70%) HTML
6 3 (1.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (1.62%) JNI
6 3 (1.62%) STL
6 3 (1.62%) XML
6 3 (1.62%) Yocto
7 2 (1.08%) .NET Compact Framework
7 2 (1.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.08%) MFC
7 2 (1.08%) POSIX
8 1 (0.54%) OpenCV
8 1 (0.54%) OpenEmbedded
8 1 (0.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.32%) Computer Science
2 25 (13.51%) Embedded Systems
3 19 (10.27%) Device Driver
4 13 (7.03%) Algorithms
5 12 (6.49%) CAN bus
6 9 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.24%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.70%) Smartcard
9 4 (2.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (2.16%) Home Automation
10 3 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.62%) EMV
10 3 (1.62%) EPoS
11 2 (1.08%) Contactless
11 2 (1.08%) Smart City
12 1 (0.54%) Arduino
12 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.54%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 93 (50.27%) Linux
2 22 (11.89%) Embedded Linux
3 17 (9.19%) Windows
4 12 (6.49%) Android
5 5 (2.70%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 3 (1.62%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.62%) Unix
7 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.54%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (14.59%) Mathematics
4 26 (14.05%) OO
5 22 (11.89%) OOD
6 21 (11.35%) Physics
7 16 (8.65%) Video Processing
8 15 (8.11%) Telematics
9 10 (5.41%) Scrum
9 10 (5.41%) SDLC
9 10 (5.41%) UML
10 9 (4.86%) Embedded Software Development
10 9 (4.86%) Multithreading
11 8 (4.32%) Mentoring
12 7 (3.78%) Android Development
12 7 (3.78%) Customer Requirements
12 7 (3.78%) Mobile Development
13 6 (3.24%) Web Development
14 5 (2.70%) OOP
14 5 (2.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 185 (100.00%) C++
2 167 (90.27%) C
3 114 (61.62%) Embedded C
4 109 (58.92%) Embedded C++
5 57 (30.81%) Python
6 40 (21.62%) Java
7 19 (10.27%) Assembly Language
8 17 (9.19%) C#
9 15 (8.11%) Bash Shell
10 12 (6.49%) JavaScript
11 11 (5.95%) MATLAB
12 9 (4.86%) Perl
13 7 (3.78%) SQL
14 3 (1.62%) Ruby
15 2 (1.08%) Groovy
16 1 (0.54%) Delphi
16 1 (0.54%) VC++
Qualifications
1 54 (29.19%) Degree
2 26 (14.05%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.08%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.27%) ISO 9001
2 9 (4.86%) JTAG
3 3 (1.62%) MISRA
4 1 (0.54%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 45 (24.32%) Firmware
2 2 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.54%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (3.24%) Lauterbach
2 3 (1.62%) Freescale
2 3 (1.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.08%) SAP
4 1 (0.54%) Signiant
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £60K
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago