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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 172 219 203
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 77 59 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.17% 0.78% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.80% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74 47 80
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,250 £50,000
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
6312 7375 8237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.93% 97.62% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5311 6071 6854
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Hertfordshire +47 34 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -24 28 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Bedfordshire - 14 £37,500 - 3
Suffolk +9 1 £70,000 +115.38%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 137 (100.00%) C++
2 134 (97.81%) Software Engineering
3 70 (51.09%) C
4 68 (49.64%) Linux
5 59 (43.07%) Degree
6 58 (42.34%) Computer Science
7 50 (36.50%) Windows
8 29 (21.17%) Mathematics
9 27 (19.71%) SQL
9 27 (19.71%) Visual Studio
9 27 (19.71%) SDLC
10 23 (16.79%) Electronics
10 23 (16.79%) LabVIEW
10 23 (16.79%) Games
10 23 (16.79%) Embedded C++
10 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (16.06%) Multithreading
11 22 (16.06%) OO
11 22 (16.06%) Algorithms
12 21 (15.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 21 (15.33%) Python
12 21 (15.33%) Telecoms
13 20 (14.60%) Software Testing
13 20 (14.60%) HTTP
14 19 (13.87%) Project Management
14 19 (13.87%) PhD
14 19 (13.87%) STL
14 19 (13.87%) Physics
15 18 (13.14%) Automated Testing
15 18 (13.14%) XML

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.73%) Apache
1 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.60%) HTTP
2 8 (5.84%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.73%) GSM
3 1 (0.73%) SSL
3 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (19.71%) Visual Studio
2 23 (16.79%) LabVIEW
3 5 (3.65%) Artifactory
3 5 (3.65%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.65%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.65%) JIRA
3 5 (3.65%) Maven
3 5 (3.65%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (3.65%) Subversion
4 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.73%) NetBeans
General
1 23 (16.79%) Electronics
1 23 (16.79%) Games
2 21 (15.33%) Telecoms
3 17 (12.41%) Aerospace
4 9 (6.57%) Automotive
5 5 (3.65%) Avionics
6 2 (1.46%) Finance
6 2 (1.46%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 19 (13.87%) STL
3 18 (13.14%) XML
4 17 (12.41%) OpenCL
5 14 (10.22%) OpenGL
6 12 (8.76%) HTML
6 12 (8.76%) MFC
6 12 (8.76%) SOAP
7 11 (8.03%) REST
8 9 (6.57%) CSS
8 9 (6.57%) XSD
9 6 (4.38%) Qt
10 5 (3.65%) .NET
10 5 (3.65%) jQuery
11 3 (2.19%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.19%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.19%) Entity Framework
11 3 (2.19%) HEVC
11 3 (2.19%) WPF
12 2 (1.46%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (42.34%) Computer Science
2 29 (21.17%) Mathematics
3 22 (16.06%) Algorithms
4 19 (13.87%) Physics
5 8 (5.84%) CAN bus
5 8 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (4.38%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.92%) Chemistry
7 4 (2.92%) Robotics
8 3 (2.19%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (2.19%) CCTV
8 3 (2.19%) STB
9 2 (1.46%) 3D Printing
9 2 (1.46%) BBC
9 2 (1.46%) CUDA
10 1 (0.73%) Arduino
10 1 (0.73%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.73%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 68 (49.64%) Linux
2 50 (36.50%) Windows
3 9 (6.57%) Unix
4 5 (3.65%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.65%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.92%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.92%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.73%) HPUX
6 1 (0.73%) pSOS
6 1 (0.73%) Solaris
6 1 (0.73%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (97.81%) Software Engineering
2 27 (19.71%) SDLC
3 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (16.06%) Multithreading
4 22 (16.06%) OO
5 20 (14.60%) Software Testing
6 19 (13.87%) Project Management
7 18 (13.14%) Automated Testing
7 18 (13.14%) Line Management
8 17 (12.41%) Image Processing
9 12 (8.76%) Embedded Software Development
10 10 (7.30%) Open Source
10 10 (7.30%) Scrum
11 8 (5.84%) API Design
11 8 (5.84%) Data Acquisition
11 8 (5.84%) High Availability
11 8 (5.84%) Video Processing
12 6 (4.38%) BDD
12 6 (4.38%) Memory Management
12 6 (4.38%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 137 (100.00%) C++
2 70 (51.09%) C
3 27 (19.71%) SQL
4 23 (16.79%) Embedded C++
5 21 (15.33%) Python
6 17 (12.41%) C#
6 17 (12.41%) JavaScript
6 17 (12.41%) MATLAB
7 16 (11.68%) Embedded C
8 10 (7.30%) Java
9 6 (4.38%) Perl
10 5 (3.65%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.46%) Fortran
11 2 (1.46%) Tcl
11 2 (1.46%) XAML
12 1 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (43.07%) Degree
2 19 (13.87%) PhD
3 16 (11.68%) Security Cleared
4 12 (8.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.92%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (3.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (2.19%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.46%) Intel
3 1 (0.73%) Atmel
3 1 (0.73%) QNX
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