The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 240 194 210
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 18 61 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.79% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.84% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 54 64
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7643 7278 8156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.65% 94.62% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6389 6239 6947
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire -21 16 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Hertfordshire -8 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Suffolk - 1 £28,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 78 (100.00%) C++
1 78 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (66.67%) Degree
3 41 (52.56%) C#
4 35 (44.87%) Linux
5 30 (38.46%) C
6 28 (35.90%) .NET
6 28 (35.90%) Windows
7 25 (32.05%) Java
8 24 (30.77%) Electronics
9 22 (28.21%) Computer Science
10 21 (26.92%) Multithreading
11 17 (21.79%) Device Driver
12 14 (17.95%) Automotive
13 12 (15.38%) MFC
14 11 (14.10%) OO
15 10 (12.82%) Visual Studio
16 8 (10.26%) Python
16 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
16 8 (10.26%) Big Data
17 7 (8.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 7 (8.97%) WPF
17 7 (8.97%) WinForms
17 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
18 6 (7.69%) MVVM
18 6 (7.69%) Image Processing
19 5 (6.41%) Qt
19 5 (6.41%) Embedded Systems
19 5 (6.41%) Physics
19 5 (6.41%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.56%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Wireless
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) Big Data
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.56%) Maven
2 2 (2.56%) Selenium
2 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (30.77%) Electronics
2 14 (17.95%) Automotive
3 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.13%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.85%) Finance
5 2 (2.56%) Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) .NET
2 12 (15.38%) MFC
3 7 (8.97%) WinForms
3 7 (8.97%) WPF
3 7 (8.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (6.41%) Qt
4 5 (6.41%) STL
5 4 (5.13%) SOAP
5 4 (5.13%) ATL
5 4 (5.13%) REST
6 3 (3.85%) HTML
6 3 (3.85%) Swing
7 2 (2.56%) jQuery
7 2 (2.56%) Dojo
7 2 (2.56%) Web Services
7 2 (2.56%) XML
8 1 (1.28%) DCOM
8 1 (1.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Computer Science
2 17 (21.79%) Device Driver
3 5 (6.41%) Physics
3 5 (6.41%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.85%) GIS
4 3 (3.85%) Firmware
5 2 (2.56%) Robotics
6 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.28%) DTV
6 1 (1.28%) Statistics
6 1 (1.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.87%) Linux
2 28 (35.90%) Windows
3 3 (3.85%) UNIX
4 2 (2.56%) AIX
4 2 (2.56%) HPUX
4 2 (2.56%) Android
4 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.28%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (26.92%) Multithreading
3 11 (14.10%) OO
4 6 (7.69%) Image Processing
4 6 (7.69%) MVVM
5 5 (6.41%) TDD
5 5 (6.41%) Scrum
5 5 (6.41%) UML
6 4 (5.13%) Machine Learning
7 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.85%) OOD
7 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.56%) Feature Driven Development
8 2 (2.56%) Kanban
8 2 (2.56%) BDD
8 2 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.28%) Cyber Security
9 1 (1.28%) Test Management
9 1 (1.28%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.28%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) C++
2 41 (52.56%) C#
3 30 (38.46%) C
4 25 (32.05%) Java
5 8 (10.26%) Python
6 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.85%) VC++
8 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.56%) Perl
8 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.28%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) SQL
9 1 (1.28%) Lua
Qualifications
1 52 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) JBoss
3 2 (2.56%) Symbian
3 2 (2.56%) HP
4 1 (1.28%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
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