Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 308 292
Rank change year-on-year 0 -16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 9 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.092% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.29% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 30
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +36.07% -14.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £45,950 £42,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%

Embedded C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,978 4,774 4,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 50.76% 46.22% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4,171 4,036 4,231
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Embedded C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Embedded C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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++
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C++ in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +17 4 £30,000 -28.57%
Worcestershire -3 1 £40,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Shropshire - 1 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 9 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) C
3 6 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Automotive
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) CAN bus
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) Firmware
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) HND
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) GNVQ
6 2 (22.22%) ISO 26262
6 2 (22.22%) Presales
6 2 (22.22%) Electronics
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (11.11%) MISRA
7 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
7 1 (11.11%) UML
7 1 (11.11%) Python
7 1 (11.11%) MathWorks
7 1 (11.11%) Simulink
7 1 (11.11%) Stateflow
7 1 (11.11%) MKS
7 1 (11.11%) Freescale

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 (11.11%) Simulink
1 1 (11.11%) Stateflow
1 1 (11.11%) TargetLink
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) CANoe
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) VectorCAST
General
1 5 (55.56%) Automotive
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CAN bus
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Presales
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) C
3 6 (66.67%) Embedded C
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (22.22%) GNVQ
2 2 (22.22%) HND
3 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 26262
2 1 (11.11%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Freescale
1 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
1 1 (11.11%) Green Hills
1 1 (11.11%) MathWorks
1 1 (11.11%) MKS