The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 228 250 174
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -76
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 36 13 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.17% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.18% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 75
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
6918 7397 6795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.17% 96.26% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5867 6084 5823
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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

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

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 28 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Hertfordshire +12 23 £28,500 -26.45%
Cambridgeshire +9 6 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Bedfordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Essex - 2 - -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 64 (100.00%) C++
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (59.38%) C
3 29 (45.31%) Computer Science
4 27 (42.19%) Linux
5 24 (37.50%) Degree
6 23 (35.94%) C#
7 22 (34.38%) Python
8 20 (31.25%) Windows
9 16 (25.00%) OO
9 16 (25.00%) Java
10 14 (21.88%) Embedded C++
11 13 (20.31%) Physics
12 11 (17.19%) Intel
12 11 (17.19%) SQL
13 10 (15.63%) PhD
13 10 (15.63%) LabVIEW
13 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
13 10 (15.63%) Mathematics
13 10 (15.63%) Software Testing
13 10 (15.63%) Embedded Linux
13 10 (15.63%) Embedded Software Development
13 10 (15.63%) SDLC
14 8 (12.50%) .NET
15 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
16 6 (9.38%) HTML
16 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
16 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (9.38%) Entity Framework
16 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) SaaS
2 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) IGMP
3 1 (1.56%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.13%) GCC
2 2 (3.13%) GDB
2 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
1 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (4.69%) Electronics
3 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.13%) Automotive
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
2 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
2 6 (9.38%) Entity Framework
2 6 (9.38%) HTML
3 5 (7.81%) MFC
4 3 (4.69%) WPF
4 3 (4.69%) OpenCL
5 2 (3.13%) Akka
5 2 (3.13%) gevent
5 2 (3.13%) Twisted
5 2 (3.13%) REST
5 2 (3.13%) Qt
5 2 (3.13%) XML
5 2 (3.13%) Java RMI
5 2 (3.13%) JavaSpaces
5 2 (3.13%) SOAP
6 1 (1.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (45.31%) Computer Science
2 13 (20.31%) Physics
3 10 (15.63%) Mathematics
4 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.69%) CUDA
5 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.13%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.19%) Linux
2 20 (31.25%) Windows
3 10 (15.63%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (7.81%) UNIX
5 4 (6.25%) AIX
5 4 (6.25%) HPUX
6 3 (4.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.56%) Android
7 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (25.00%) OO
3 10 (15.63%) Software Testing
3 10 (15.63%) Embedded Software Development
3 10 (15.63%) SDLC
4 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
5 3 (4.69%) TDD
6 2 (3.13%) Data Management
6 2 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.13%) Open Source
6 2 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.13%) OOP
7 1 (1.56%) OOD
7 1 (1.56%) CAD
7 1 (1.56%) Scrum
7 1 (1.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 38 (59.38%) C
3 23 (35.94%) C#
4 22 (34.38%) Python
5 16 (25.00%) Java
6 14 (21.88%) Embedded C++
7 11 (17.19%) SQL
8 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.81%) Assembly Language
10 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
10 4 (6.25%) Embedded C
11 3 (4.69%) VC++
11 3 (4.69%) XAML
11 3 (4.69%) Perl
12 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
12 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
12 2 (3.13%) Scala
12 2 (3.13%) Go
13 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Degree
2 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
1 1 (1.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Firmware
1 2 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Intel
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) HP
4 1 (1.56%) Sony
4 1 (1.56%) Google
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