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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 223 252 214
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 40 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 0.23% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.24% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 39
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £39,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
7373 7760 7445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.53% 95.32% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6138 6516 6436
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Hertfordshire +21 20 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 15 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Bedfordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Essex +2 2 - -
Suffolk - 1 £32,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 63 (100.00%) C++
1 63 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (55.56%) C
3 28 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 27 (42.86%) Degree
4 27 (42.86%) Linux
5 21 (33.33%) Windows
5 21 (33.33%) Java
6 17 (26.98%) Python
7 14 (22.22%) C#
8 13 (20.63%) SQL
8 13 (20.63%) OO
9 11 (17.46%) SDLC
10 10 (15.87%) Embedded C++
11 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (14.29%) Physics
12 8 (12.70%) Oracle
13 7 (11.11%) Intel
13 7 (11.11%) Multithreading
13 7 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
14 6 (9.52%) Open Source
14 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
14 6 (9.52%) Mathematics
14 6 (9.52%) Software Testing
14 6 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (9.52%) LabVIEW
14 6 (9.52%) MFC
14 6 (9.52%) PhD
15 5 (7.94%) Ethernet

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.76%) Wireless
3 2 (3.17%) HTTP
3 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.59%) IGMP
4 1 (1.59%) RTSP
4 1 (1.59%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) LabVIEW
2 4 (6.35%) GCC
3 2 (3.17%) GDB
3 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.59%) GoogleTest
General
1 5 (7.94%) Electronics
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) MFC
2 5 (7.94%) .NET
3 4 (6.35%) Web Services
4 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.76%) HTML
4 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.76%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.17%) Twisted
5 2 (3.17%) REST
5 2 (3.17%) OpenCL
5 2 (3.17%) Akka
5 2 (3.17%) gevent
5 2 (3.17%) WPF
5 2 (3.17%) SOAP
5 2 (3.17%) STL
5 2 (3.17%) XML
5 2 (3.17%) Java RMI
5 2 (3.17%) JavaSpaces
5 2 (3.17%) Qt
6 1 (1.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 28 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.29%) Physics
3 6 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.17%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.17%) CUDA
6 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (7.94%) UNIX
5 4 (6.35%) AIX
5 4 (6.35%) HPUX
6 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.59%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.59%) Android
7 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (20.63%) OO
3 11 (17.46%) SDLC
4 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 7 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (9.52%) Open Source
6 6 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.94%) TDD
7 5 (7.94%) Scrum
8 3 (4.76%) OOP
9 2 (3.17%) UML
9 2 (3.17%) OOD
9 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.17%) Data Management
9 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (1.59%) SysML
10 1 (1.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) C++
2 35 (55.56%) C
3 21 (33.33%) Java
4 17 (26.98%) Python
5 14 (22.22%) C#
6 13 (20.63%) SQL
7 10 (15.87%) Embedded C++
8 5 (7.94%) Assembly Language
9 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
10 3 (4.76%) Perl
10 3 (4.76%) Embedded C
10 3 (4.76%) Objective-C
11 2 (3.17%) Scala
11 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.17%) VC++
11 2 (3.17%) XAML
11 2 (3.17%) Go
12 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) PhD
3 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
1 1 (1.59%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Firmware
2 2 (3.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (3.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Intel
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) Sony
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