The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 90 121 119
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 12 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.93% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.34% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1230 1776 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.79% 96.36% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1439 1161
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +13 10 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Chester - 1 - -
C++ Software Engineer
North West

C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (90.00%) C
2 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (80.00%) OO
4 15 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (70.00%) Degree
5 14 (70.00%) Windows
5 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (65.00%) Scrum
7 12 (60.00%) Windows CE
7 12 (60.00%) Pair Programming
7 12 (60.00%) Embedded C
7 12 (60.00%) C#
7 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (60.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
8 11 (55.00%) HNC
8 11 (55.00%) HND
8 11 (55.00%) ISO 9001
8 11 (55.00%) Linux
8 11 (55.00%) UML
8 11 (55.00%) Electronics
9 10 (50.00%) OOD
9 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio
9 10 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
9 10 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (10.00%) Finance
10 2 (10.00%) Information Security
10 2 (10.00%) Java

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (55.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows CE
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (80.00%) OO
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (65.00%) Scrum
5 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (60.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 12 (60.00%) Pair Programming
6 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (55.00%) UML
7 10 (50.00%) OOD
8 2 (10.00%) Information Security
8 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
8 2 (10.00%) Secure Coding
9 1 (5.00%) Android Development
9 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
9 1 (5.00%) TDD
9 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (90.00%) C
3 12 (60.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 11 (55.00%) HNC
2 11 (55.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Symbian
Warrington, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Mobica Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago