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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 187 211 203
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 59 64 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.90% 0.82% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.85% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 57 51 68
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,360
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
6279 7559 8091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.01% 97.36% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5353 6270 6774
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Cambridgeshire -13 22 £50,000 +21.21% 14
Bedfordshire +27 18 £30,000 -14.28%
Hertfordshire +16 18 £36,000 +20.00% 1
Suffolk +10 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 30 June 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.

1 132 (100.00%) C++
2 129 (97.73%) Software Engineering
3 70 (53.03%) C
4 63 (47.73%) Linux
5 61 (46.21%) Computer Science
6 60 (45.45%) Degree
7 46 (34.85%) Windows
8 33 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 29 (21.97%) Visual Studio
10 26 (19.70%) Games
10 26 (19.70%) Algorithms
10 26 (19.70%) SDLC
11 25 (18.94%) LabVIEW
12 24 (18.18%) Multithreading
13 23 (17.42%) Electronics
13 23 (17.42%) Embedded C++
13 23 (17.42%) SQL
14 22 (16.67%) Telecoms
15 21 (15.91%) PhD
15 21 (15.91%) Physics
16 20 (15.15%) Software Testing
16 20 (15.15%) Image Processing
16 20 (15.15%) OO
17 19 (14.39%) Python
17 19 (14.39%) STL
17 19 (14.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 19 (14.39%) OpenCL
18 18 (13.64%) Line Management
18 18 (13.64%) Automated Testing
18 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.36%) HTTP
2 8 (6.06%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.76%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.30%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (21.97%) Visual Studio
2 25 (18.94%) LabVIEW
3 5 (3.79%) Subversion
4 2 (1.52%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.52%) JIRA
4 2 (1.52%) Maven
4 2 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.76%) CMake
General
1 26 (19.70%) Games
2 23 (17.42%) Electronics
3 22 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 18 (13.64%) Aerospace
5 9 (6.82%) Automotive
6 6 (4.55%) Avionics
7 3 (2.27%) Finance
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 19 (14.39%) OpenCL
1 19 (14.39%) STL
2 15 (11.36%) MFC
2 15 (11.36%) XML
3 14 (10.61%) OpenGL
4 13 (9.85%) HTML
5 8 (6.06%) REST
5 8 (6.06%) SOAP
6 7 (5.30%) .NET
6 7 (5.30%) CSS
6 7 (5.30%) XSD
7 5 (3.79%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.79%) Entity Framework
8 3 (2.27%) HEVC
8 3 (2.27%) Qt
8 3 (2.27%) WPF
9 2 (1.52%) jQuery
9 2 (1.52%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (46.21%) Computer Science
2 33 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 26 (19.70%) Algorithms
4 21 (15.91%) Physics
5 8 (6.06%) CAN bus
5 8 (6.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.55%) Data Structures
8 5 (3.79%) Robotics
9 3 (2.27%) CCTV
9 3 (2.27%) STB
10 2 (1.52%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.52%) 3D Printing
10 2 (1.52%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (1.52%) Chemistry
10 2 (1.52%) CUDA
11 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.76%) Arduino
11 1 (0.76%) BBC
11 1 (0.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 63 (47.73%) Linux
2 46 (34.85%) Windows
3 7 (5.30%) Unix
4 5 (3.79%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (97.73%) Software Engineering
2 26 (19.70%) SDLC
3 24 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 20 (15.15%) Image Processing
4 20 (15.15%) OO
4 20 (15.15%) Software Testing
5 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (13.64%) Automated Testing
5 18 (13.64%) Line Management
5 18 (13.64%) Project Management
6 13 (9.85%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (6.06%) Data Acquisition
7 8 (6.06%) Open Source
7 8 (6.06%) Video Processing
8 7 (5.30%) API Design
8 7 (5.30%) High Availability
9 6 (4.55%) Memory Management
9 6 (4.55%) Scrum
9 6 (4.55%) Software Architecture
10 3 (2.27%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 132 (100.00%) C++
2 70 (53.03%) C
3 23 (17.42%) Embedded C++
3 23 (17.42%) SQL
4 19 (14.39%) Python
5 18 (13.64%) C#
6 17 (12.88%) MATLAB
7 16 (12.12%) Embedded C
8 14 (10.61%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.06%) Java
10 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.27%) Perl
11 2 (1.52%) Fortran
11 2 (1.52%) Tcl
11 2 (1.52%) XAML
12 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (45.45%) Degree
2 21 (15.91%) PhD
3 14 (10.61%) Security Cleared
4 12 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (3.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (1.52%) Intel
1 2 (1.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle
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