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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 248 160 207
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 15 86 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 1.20% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.26% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 82 76
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
7327 6850 8806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.26% 95.47% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5999 5889 7504
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -45 11 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Hertfordshire -10 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Suffolk +6 1 £28,500 -3.38%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 50 (100.00%) C++
1 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (56.00%) Degree
2 28 (56.00%) C#
3 19 (38.00%) Java
4 18 (36.00%) .NET
4 18 (36.00%) Computer Science
5 17 (34.00%) Linux
6 14 (28.00%) MFC
7 12 (24.00%) Windows
7 12 (24.00%) Electronics
8 10 (20.00%) Device Driver
8 10 (20.00%) C
9 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (16.00%) WinForms
9 8 (16.00%) Automotive
9 8 (16.00%) Big Data
9 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
10 7 (14.00%) WPF
10 7 (14.00%) HTML
10 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
10 7 (14.00%) Python
11 6 (12.00%) OO
11 6 (12.00%) XML
11 6 (12.00%) Image Processing
11 6 (12.00%) MVVM
12 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
12 5 (10.00%) STL
12 5 (10.00%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (4.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Big Data
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) Maven
2 2 (4.00%) Selenium
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (24.00%) Electronics
2 8 (16.00%) Automotive
3 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.00%) Finance
4 4 (8.00%) Aerospace
5 3 (6.00%) Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) .NET
2 14 (28.00%) MFC
3 8 (16.00%) WinForms
4 7 (14.00%) HTML
4 7 (14.00%) WPF
5 6 (12.00%) XML
6 5 (10.00%) STL
7 3 (6.00%) Web Services
7 3 (6.00%) Swing
7 3 (6.00%) SOAP
8 2 (4.00%) ATL
8 2 (4.00%) jQuery
8 2 (4.00%) Dojo
8 2 (4.00%) REST
9 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.00%) Qt
9 1 (2.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (2.00%) HTML5
9 1 (2.00%) DCOM
9 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) GIS
4 3 (6.00%) Firmware
5 2 (4.00%) Robotics
6 1 (2.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Linux
2 12 (24.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) AIX
3 2 (4.00%) HPUX
3 2 (4.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (12.00%) Image Processing
3 6 (12.00%) MVVM
3 6 (12.00%) OO
4 4 (8.00%) OOD
4 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.00%) TDD
5 3 (6.00%) Scrum
6 2 (4.00%) BDD
6 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.00%) Feature Driven Development
6 2 (4.00%) Kanban
7 1 (2.00%) Demand Management
7 1 (2.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (56.00%) C#
3 19 (38.00%) Java
4 10 (20.00%) C
5 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.00%) Python
7 5 (10.00%) Perl
8 3 (6.00%) SQL
9 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.00%) Lua
10 1 (2.00%) VC++
10 1 (2.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (56.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) Symbian
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) MathWorks
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