The median annual salary for a Embedded C++ Software Engineer was £44,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C++ Software Engineer
UK
Rank 788 862 885
Rank change year-on-year +74 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C++ Software Engineer 79 102 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.093% 0.099% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.10% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 62 95 62
Median salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.87% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
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++ 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 25 March 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 25 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 +73 77 £44,750 +11.87% 19
East of England +43 32 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Cambridgeshire - 31 £45,000 - 5
Cambridge - 24 £45,000 - 4
Yorkshire +37 14 £42,500 +6.25% 3
London +56 12 £50,000 +33.33% 1
South East +53 7 £42,500 -5.55% 3
South Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Barnsley - 7 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire +23 5 £38,500 +7.31% 1
South West +17 4 £40,500 +2.53% 2
North Yorkshire +8 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Harrogate +6 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Southampton - 4 £38,000 -
Wiltshire +18 3 £40,500 +15.71%
North West -13 3 £44,500 +7.22% 1
North East - 3 £35,000 - 1
Durham - 3 £35,000 - 1
Chippenham - 3 £40,500 -
Scotland +24 2 £41,250 +30.95% 1
Derbyshire +4 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Derby +2 2 £47,500 +35.71%
East Midlands 0 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Manchester -19 2 £44,250 - 1
Surrey - 2 £42,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £42,500 -
Stockport - 2 £44,250 - 1
Redhill - 2 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire +31 1 - - 1
Cheshire +9 1 £44,500 +7.22%

Embedded C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 171 (100.00%) C++
1 171 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 142 (83.04%) C
3 103 (60.23%) Embedded C
4 96 (56.14%) Embedded C++
5 91 (53.22%) Linux
6 66 (38.60%) Python
7 49 (28.65%) Electronics
8 46 (26.90%) Wireless
9 45 (26.32%) Degree
10 44 (25.73%) Bluetooth
11 37 (21.64%) TCP/IP
11 37 (21.64%) Java
12 31 (18.13%) Windows
12 31 (18.13%) RS-232
13 30 (17.54%) Android
14 28 (16.37%) Computer Science
15 27 (15.79%) Mathematics
15 27 (15.79%) Qt
15 27 (15.79%) RS-485
16 26 (15.20%) Cybersecurity
16 26 (15.20%) Perl
16 26 (15.20%) Firmware
17 25 (14.62%) Wi-Fi
17 25 (14.62%) Telecoms
17 25 (14.62%) Ethernet
18 24 (14.04%) C#
18 24 (14.04%) Security Cleared
19 23 (13.45%) Git (software)
19 23 (13.45%) Agile Software Development

Embedded C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 16 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 46 (26.90%) Wireless
2 44 (25.73%) Bluetooth
3 37 (21.64%) TCP/IP
4 31 (18.13%) RS-232
5 27 (15.79%) RS-485
6 25 (14.62%) Ethernet
6 25 (14.62%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (8.77%) 802.11
8 10 (5.85%) IPv6
8 10 (5.85%) Network Security
9 8 (4.68%) ZigBee
10 7 (4.09%) InfiniBand
11 5 (2.92%) Modbus
11 5 (2.92%) Profibus
12 4 (2.34%) Internet
13 2 (1.17%) ASN.1
14 1 (0.58%) DHCP
14 1 (0.58%) HTTP
14 1 (0.58%) LAN
Development Applications
1 23 (13.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.51%) Subversion
3 2 (1.17%) JIRA
3 2 (1.17%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.58%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
General
1 49 (28.65%) Electronics
2 25 (14.62%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.60%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.43%) Automotive
5 4 (2.34%) Finance
5 4 (2.34%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.17%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.79%) Qt
2 15 (8.77%) 802.1X
3 10 (5.85%) MFC
3 10 (5.85%) XML
4 6 (3.51%) .NET
5 4 (2.34%) wxWidgets
6 3 (1.75%) Qt Quick
6 3 (1.75%) Yocto
7 2 (1.17%) HTML
8 1 (0.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.58%) CORBA
8 1 (0.58%) OpenEmbedded
8 1 (0.58%) Wayland
8 1 (0.58%) WebKit
8 1 (0.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.37%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.70%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (8.77%) Device Driver
4 12 (7.02%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (5.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (4.68%) CAN bus
7 7 (4.09%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.17%) BBC
8 2 (1.17%) Contactless
8 2 (1.17%) Home Automation
8 2 (1.17%) Robotics
9 1 (0.58%) Arduino
9 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.58%) Infotainment
9 1 (0.58%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.58%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 91 (53.22%) Linux
2 31 (18.13%) Windows
3 30 (17.54%) Android
4 15 (8.77%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (5.85%) Mac OS
6 8 (4.68%) Unix
7 5 (2.92%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.58%) MeeGo
8 1 (0.58%) Tizen
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 26 (15.20%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (12.87%) UML
6 18 (10.53%) OO
7 16 (9.36%) Cross-Platform Development
8 15 (8.77%) Android Development
9 14 (8.19%) Analytics
9 14 (8.19%) Computer Architecture
9 14 (8.19%) Data Analytics
9 14 (8.19%) High-Frequency Trading
9 14 (8.19%) Low Latency
10 13 (7.60%) Multithreading
11 12 (7.02%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (6.43%) Customer Requirements
13 10 (5.85%) Cryptography
13 10 (5.85%) Feasibility Study
13 10 (5.85%) Multithreaded Programming
13 10 (5.85%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 171 (100.00%) C++
2 142 (83.04%) C
3 103 (60.23%) Embedded C
4 96 (56.14%) Embedded C++
5 66 (38.60%) Python
6 37 (21.64%) Java
7 26 (15.20%) Perl
8 24 (14.04%) C#
9 20 (11.70%) Bash Shell
10 17 (9.94%) MATLAB
11 10 (5.85%) Groovy
11 10 (5.85%) Ruby
12 8 (4.68%) Assembly Language
13 6 (3.51%) Lua
14 5 (2.92%) Objective-C
15 4 (2.34%) SQL
16 3 (1.75%) Delphi
17 2 (1.17%) JavaScript
17 2 (1.17%) Pascal
18 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (26.32%) Degree
2 24 (14.04%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.43%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.36%) JTAG
2 11 (6.43%) MISRA
3 3 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.58%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 26 (15.20%) Firmware
2 2 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.92%) Dell
2 5 (2.92%) HP
3 4 (2.34%) Lauterbach
4 2 (1.17%) Freescale
4 2 (1.17%) SAP
5 1 (0.58%) Apple
5 1 (0.58%) EMC
5 1 (0.58%) Google
5 1 (0.58%) Intel
5 1 (0.58%) Renesas
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Attractive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Westerham, Kent
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 - £500000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary to £50k depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Rugby
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 15 days ago