The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 199 206 208
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 51 70 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.91% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.94% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 61
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,360
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6326 7425 7758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.96% 96.79% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5372 6174 6487
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedfordshire +34 20 £30,000 +39.53%
Cambridgeshire +2 20 £40,000 -9.09% 12
Hertfordshire +7 11 £36,000 +23.07% 2
C++ Software Engineer
England

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 East of England region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 123 (100.00%) C++
2 120 (97.56%) Software Engineering
3 73 (59.35%) C
4 62 (50.41%) Computer Science
5 59 (47.97%) Degree
6 58 (47.15%) Linux
7 39 (31.71%) Windows
8 34 (27.64%) Visual Studio
9 33 (26.83%) Mathematics
10 31 (25.20%) Algorithms
11 29 (23.58%) Games
12 26 (21.14%) LabVIEW
13 24 (19.51%) Embedded C++
14 23 (18.70%) Image Processing
14 23 (18.70%) OpenCL
15 22 (17.89%) SDLC
15 22 (17.89%) Multithreading
16 21 (17.07%) Physics
16 21 (17.07%) Electronics
16 21 (17.07%) Telecoms
17 20 (16.26%) C#
18 19 (15.45%) Embedded C
18 19 (15.45%) PhD
18 19 (15.45%) Aerospace
19 18 (14.63%) MATLAB
19 18 (14.63%) Software Testing
20 17 (13.82%) SQL
20 17 (13.82%) STL
21 16 (13.01%) OO
21 16 (13.01%) Python

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.57%) HTTP
2 8 (6.50%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.25%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.44%) MQTT
4 3 (2.44%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.81%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 34 (27.64%) Visual Studio
2 26 (21.14%) LabVIEW
3 5 (4.07%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) CMake
General
1 29 (23.58%) Games
2 21 (17.07%) Electronics
2 21 (17.07%) Telecoms
3 19 (15.45%) Aerospace
4 10 (8.13%) Automotive
5 6 (4.88%) Avionics
6 3 (2.44%) Finance
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.70%) OpenCL
2 17 (13.82%) STL
3 16 (13.01%) MFC
4 15 (12.20%) OpenGL
5 14 (11.38%) HTML
6 13 (10.57%) XML
7 12 (9.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 9 (7.32%) .NET
9 7 (5.69%) .NET Framework
9 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET
9 7 (5.69%) Entity Framework
10 5 (4.07%) CSS
10 5 (4.07%) REST
10 5 (4.07%) SOAP
10 5 (4.07%) XSD
11 3 (2.44%) HEVC
11 3 (2.44%) OpenMP
11 3 (2.44%) WPF
11 3 (2.44%) XMPP
12 1 (0.81%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 62 (50.41%) Computer Science
2 33 (26.83%) Mathematics
3 31 (25.20%) Algorithms
4 21 (17.07%) Physics
5 8 (6.50%) CAN bus
5 8 (6.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (4.88%) Data Structures
7 5 (4.07%) Robotics
8 3 (2.44%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (2.44%) 3D Printing
8 3 (2.44%) CCTV
8 3 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.44%) STB
9 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.63%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.63%) CUDA
10 1 (0.81%) Arduino
10 1 (0.81%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (47.15%) Linux
2 39 (31.71%) Windows
3 6 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (4.07%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.07%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (97.56%) Software Engineering
2 23 (18.70%) Image Processing
3 22 (17.89%) Multithreading
3 22 (17.89%) SDLC
4 18 (14.63%) Software Testing
5 16 (13.01%) Automated Testing
5 16 (13.01%) Line Management
5 16 (13.01%) OO
5 16 (13.01%) Project Management
6 13 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.94%) Embedded Software Development
8 8 (6.50%) Data Acquisition
8 8 (6.50%) Video Processing
9 6 (4.88%) API Design
9 6 (4.88%) Memory Management
9 6 (4.88%) Open Source
9 6 (4.88%) Software Architecture
10 3 (2.44%) CAD
10 3 (2.44%) CAE
10 3 (2.44%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 123 (100.00%) C++
2 73 (59.35%) C
3 24 (19.51%) Embedded C++
4 20 (16.26%) C#
5 19 (15.45%) Embedded C
6 18 (14.63%) MATLAB
7 17 (13.82%) SQL
8 16 (13.01%) Python
9 12 (9.76%) JavaScript
10 10 (8.13%) Java
11 3 (2.44%) Fortran
11 3 (2.44%) Tcl
12 2 (1.63%) Perl
12 2 (1.63%) XAML
13 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (47.97%) Degree
2 19 (15.45%) PhD
3 12 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (1.63%) Intel
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package.
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Top Base + Bens + Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridgeshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Ipswich - Adastral Park
BT
Salary: £32,000 - £45,000 pa (dep. on experience) + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago