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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 247 199 201
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 18 63 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.82% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.87% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 56 67
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7624 7256 8180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 94.54% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6369 6220 6978
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 29 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 29 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 -23 16 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Hertfordshire -12 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 29 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 74 (100.00%) C++
1 74 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 49 (66.22%) Degree
3 40 (54.05%) C#
4 32 (43.24%) Linux
5 28 (37.84%) .NET
6 27 (36.49%) C
7 25 (33.78%) Windows
8 23 (31.08%) Java
8 23 (31.08%) Electronics
9 20 (27.03%) Computer Science
9 20 (27.03%) Multithreading
10 17 (22.97%) Device Driver
11 14 (18.92%) Automotive
12 12 (16.22%) MFC
13 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio
13 10 (13.51%) OO
14 8 (10.81%) Python
14 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
14 8 (10.81%) Big Data
15 7 (9.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 7 (9.46%) WPF
15 7 (9.46%) WinForms
15 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
16 6 (8.11%) Image Processing
16 6 (8.11%) MVVM
17 5 (6.76%) TDD
17 5 (6.76%) Scrum
17 5 (6.76%) PhD
17 5 (6.76%) STL

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 (2.70%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Wireless
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) Big Data
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.70%) Maven
2 2 (2.70%) Selenium
2 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (31.08%) Electronics
2 14 (18.92%) Automotive
3 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.41%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.05%) Finance
5 2 (2.70%) Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.84%) .NET
2 12 (16.22%) MFC
3 7 (9.46%) WinForms
3 7 (9.46%) WPF
3 7 (9.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (6.76%) STL
5 4 (5.41%) SOAP
5 4 (5.41%) ATL
5 4 (5.41%) Qt
5 4 (5.41%) REST
6 3 (4.05%) Swing
6 3 (4.05%) HTML
7 2 (2.70%) Web Services
7 2 (2.70%) XML
7 2 (2.70%) jQuery
7 2 (2.70%) Dojo
8 1 (1.35%) HTML5
8 1 (1.35%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.03%) Computer Science
2 17 (22.97%) Device Driver
3 4 (5.41%) Physics
3 4 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.05%) GIS
4 3 (4.05%) Firmware
5 2 (2.70%) Robotics
6 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.35%) DTV
6 1 (1.35%) Statistics
6 1 (1.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.24%) Linux
2 25 (33.78%) Windows
3 2 (2.70%) AIX
3 2 (2.70%) HPUX
3 2 (2.70%) UNIX
4 1 (1.35%) Android
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (27.03%) Multithreading
3 10 (13.51%) OO
4 6 (8.11%) Image Processing
4 6 (8.11%) MVVM
5 5 (6.76%) TDD
5 5 (6.76%) Scrum
6 4 (5.41%) UML
6 4 (5.41%) Machine Learning
7 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.70%) Kanban
8 2 (2.70%) BDD
8 2 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.70%) Feature Driven Development
8 2 (2.70%) OOD
9 1 (1.35%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.35%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.35%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.35%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (54.05%) C#
3 27 (36.49%) C
4 23 (31.08%) Java
5 8 (10.81%) Python
6 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.05%) VC++
8 2 (2.70%) Perl
8 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.35%) Lua
9 1 (1.35%) PHP
9 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (66.22%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) JBoss
3 2 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (1.35%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.35%) Symbian
4 1 (1.35%) SAP
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