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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
England / East of England
Rank 137 204 191
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 111 60 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.89% 0.84% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 0.87% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 77 48 82
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
5671 6912 7147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 96.70% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4625 5600 5809
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +58 94 £45,000 - 15
Hertfordshire -1 7 £40,000 +25.00%
Essex +20 4 - -
Bedfordshire +18 4 £48,750 +25.00%
Suffolk +14 2 £27,500 -60.71%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 173 (100.00%) C++
1 173 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 96 (55.49%) Python
3 86 (49.71%) Degree
4 71 (41.04%) Mathematics
4 71 (41.04%) C
5 70 (40.46%) Computer Science
6 66 (38.15%) Linux
7 53 (30.64%) Windows
8 47 (27.17%) Physics
9 46 (26.59%) C#
9 46 (26.59%) Java
10 39 (22.54%) MATLAB
11 35 (20.23%) Bluetooth
12 34 (19.65%) Wireless
13 32 (18.50%) Electronics
14 31 (17.92%) Telecoms
15 29 (16.76%) Algorithms
16 28 (16.18%) Multithreading
16 28 (16.18%) PhD
17 21 (12.14%) OO
18 20 (11.56%) Perl
18 20 (11.56%) Wi-Fi
19 19 (10.98%) Microsoft
20 18 (10.40%) OOD
20 18 (10.40%) Git (software)
20 18 (10.40%) Machine Learning
21 16 (9.25%) Image Processing
21 16 (9.25%) SDLC
21 16 (9.25%) Dell

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 (0.58%) IIS
1 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
2 1 (0.58%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (20.23%) Bluetooth
2 34 (19.65%) Wireless
3 20 (11.56%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (8.67%) 802.11
5 6 (3.47%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.73%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.58%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.58%) Big Data
2 1 (0.58%) GIS
Development Applications
1 18 (10.40%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.25%) Visual Studio
3 11 (6.36%) LabVIEW
4 8 (4.62%) NUnit
5 4 (2.31%) GoogleTest
6 3 (1.73%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.16%) Subversion
General
1 32 (18.50%) Electronics
2 31 (17.92%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.67%) Games
4 6 (3.47%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.31%) Automotive
7 3 (1.73%) Finance
8 2 (1.16%) Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.25%) STL
2 15 (8.67%) 802.1X
3 12 (6.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 8 (4.62%) .NET
4 8 (4.62%) HTML
5 5 (2.89%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (2.89%) OpenGL
5 5 (2.89%) WPF
6 4 (2.31%) CSS
6 4 (2.31%) MFC
7 3 (1.73%) OpenCL
7 3 (1.73%) XML
7 3 (1.73%) Yocto
8 2 (1.16%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.58%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.58%) Qt
9 1 (0.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 70 (40.46%) Computer Science
2 29 (16.76%) Algorithms
3 12 (6.94%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (5.78%) Augmented Reality
5 9 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.62%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.89%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.16%) Life Science
9 1 (0.58%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 66 (38.15%) Linux
2 53 (30.64%) Windows
3 15 (8.67%) Android
4 7 (4.05%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.31%) Unix
6 3 (1.73%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.73%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 71 (41.04%) Mathematics
3 47 (27.17%) Physics
4 28 (16.18%) Multithreading
5 21 (12.14%) OO
6 18 (10.40%) Machine Learning
6 18 (10.40%) OOD
7 16 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (9.25%) Image Processing
7 16 (9.25%) SDLC
7 16 (9.25%) UML
8 15 (8.67%) Android Development
8 15 (8.67%) Cross-Platform Development
9 11 (6.36%) OOP
10 8 (4.62%) Scrum
11 6 (3.47%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (2.89%) Cryptography
12 5 (2.89%) Open Source
12 5 (2.89%) Prototyping
12 5 (2.89%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 173 (100.00%) C++
2 96 (55.49%) Python
3 71 (41.04%) C
4 46 (26.59%) C#
4 46 (26.59%) Java
5 39 (22.54%) MATLAB
6 20 (11.56%) Perl
7 15 (8.67%) Embedded C
8 14 (8.09%) Embedded C++
9 7 (4.05%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.31%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.31%) Tcl
11 3 (1.73%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.16%) Delphi
12 2 (1.16%) Pascal
12 2 (1.16%) SQL
13 1 (0.58%) VB
13 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 86 (49.71%) Degree
2 28 (16.18%) PhD
3 8 (4.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.31%) Firmware
2 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (10.98%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.25%) Dell
3 15 (8.67%) HP
4 4 (2.31%) Google
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle
5 1 (0.58%) Sage
5 1 (0.58%) SAP
5 1 (0.58%) SonicWALL
5 1 (0.58%) Symantec
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Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
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Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
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