The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Embedded C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded C++ over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 237 224
Rank change year-on-year +24 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.083% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +9.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,750 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  

Embedded C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2426 2699 2677
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 50.10% 43.23% 49.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2095 2346 2400
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +2.50%  

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Embedded C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C++ in the West Midlands

Embedded C++
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Embedded C++ in the West Midlands

Embedded C++
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C++ within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Birmingham +28 2 £38,750 -8.82% 1
Worcestershire -4 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Embedded C++.

1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Automotive
3 6 (40.00%) MISRA
3 6 (40.00%) CANoe
4 5 (33.33%) VectorCAST
5 4 (26.67%) Rockwell
5 4 (26.67%) Subversion
5 4 (26.67%) Fujitsu
5 4 (26.67%) MKS
5 4 (26.67%) PVCS
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Green Hills
6 3 (20.00%) Freescale
7 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (6.67%) Firmware
8 1 (6.67%) Internet
8 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
8 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
8 1 (6.67%) Simulink
8 1 (6.67%) Project Management
8 1 (6.67%) Electronics
8 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi

Embedded C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (6.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) CANoe
2 5 (33.33%) VectorCAST
3 4 (26.67%) PVCS
3 4 (26.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 9 (60.00%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (86.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 13 (86.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Control Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CORBA
1 1 (6.67%) Wayland
1 1 (6.67%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) CAN bus
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.67%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (6.67%) MeeGo
3 1 (6.67%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Kanban
3 1 (6.67%) Product Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) MISRA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO26262
2 1 (6.67%) JTAG
2 1 (6.67%) MISRA C
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Fujitsu
1 4 (26.67%) MKS
1 4 (26.67%) Rockwell
2 3 (20.00%) Freescale
2 3 (20.00%) Green Hills
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Intel
3 1 (6.67%) Renesas
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