Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C++
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 304 335 299
Rank change year-on-year +31 -36 +3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C++ 14 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.30% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 22
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.71% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £55,250 £43,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 5215 5377 5454
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 51.98% 43.46% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4545 4566 4858
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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++
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 23 July 2017. 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 +27 11 £30,000 -29.41%
Worcestershire -17 2 £40,000 -
Coventry +5 1 £37,500 -24.24%
Embedded C++
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) C
1 14 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (85.71%) Automotive
3 10 (71.43%) Firmware
3 10 (71.43%) Electronics
4 9 (64.29%) CAN bus
4 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
4 9 (64.29%) GNVQ
4 9 (64.29%) Degree
4 9 (64.29%) HND
4 9 (64.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (64.29%) Presales
5 3 (21.43%) VectorCAST
5 3 (21.43%) CANoe
6 2 (14.29%) Freescale
6 2 (14.29%) Fujitsu
6 2 (14.29%) Green Hills
6 2 (14.29%) Subversion
6 2 (14.29%) MKS
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (7.14%) C#
7 1 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
7 1 (7.14%) Games
7 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Renesas
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) CANoe
1 3 (21.43%) VectorCAST
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 12 (85.71%) Automotive
2 10 (71.43%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) Firmware Engineer
3 9 (64.29%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) CAN bus
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
1 9 (64.29%) GNVQ
1 9 (64.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Freescale
1 2 (14.29%) Fujitsu
1 2 (14.29%) Green Hills
1 2 (14.29%) MKS
2 1 (7.14%) Renesas