The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank - 127 127
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £39,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
1099 1683 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.69% 97.51% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1385 1455
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 across the Cheshire region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VC++
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) VC++
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
1 1 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory