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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 235 231 217
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 26 44 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.52% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.55% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 34
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Cambridgeshire -1 19 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Hertfordshire -7 5 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Suffolk - 2 £32,500 -
Essex 0 1 - -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (100.00%) C++
1 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (43.40%) Degree
2 23 (43.40%) Windows
3 20 (37.74%) C
4 19 (35.85%) Linux
5 17 (32.08%) Java
5 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
6 12 (22.64%) Python
7 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (18.87%) SQL
9 7 (13.21%) UML
9 7 (13.21%) OO
9 7 (13.21%) Ethernet
9 7 (13.21%) Scrum
9 7 (13.21%) Electronics
9 7 (13.21%) TDD
10 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
10 6 (11.32%) Open Source
10 6 (11.32%) MFC
10 6 (11.32%) Oracle
10 6 (11.32%) STL
11 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
11 5 (9.43%) C#
11 5 (9.43%) Embedded C++
11 5 (9.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 5 (9.43%) Google
12 4 (7.55%) GCC
12 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (7.55%) GoogleTest

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.66%) HTTP
2 3 (5.66%) Wireless
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.89%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) GCC
1 4 (7.55%) GoogleTest
2 2 (3.77%) GDB
2 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 7 (13.21%) Electronics
2 2 (3.77%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) MFC
1 6 (11.32%) STL
2 5 (9.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (7.55%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) XML
5 2 (3.77%) JavaSpaces
5 2 (3.77%) JNI
5 2 (3.77%) gevent
5 2 (3.77%) Akka
5 2 (3.77%) Twisted
5 2 (3.77%) REST
5 2 (3.77%) SOAP
5 2 (3.77%) Java RMI
5 2 (3.77%) .NET
6 1 (1.89%) HTML
6 1 (1.89%) CSS
6 1 (1.89%) Mason
6 1 (1.89%) Qt
6 1 (1.89%) OpenCL
6 1 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Open Source
3 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.66%) Physics
5 2 (3.77%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.89%) PMI
6 1 (1.89%) CUDA
6 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 19 (35.85%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) UNIX
4 1 (1.89%) AIX
4 1 (1.89%) HPUX
4 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.89%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.21%) UML
3 7 (13.21%) OO
3 7 (13.21%) Scrum
3 7 (13.21%) TDD
4 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
5 3 (5.66%) OOP
6 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.77%) Data Management
6 2 (3.77%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.77%) OOD
7 1 (1.89%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.89%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (37.74%) C
3 17 (32.08%) Java
4 12 (22.64%) Python
5 10 (18.87%) SQL
6 5 (9.43%) C#
6 5 (9.43%) Embedded C++
7 4 (7.55%) Assembly Language
8 3 (5.66%) Perl
8 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.77%) Go
9 2 (3.77%) Scala
9 2 (3.77%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.89%) VC++
10 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.89%) XAML
10 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) PhD
2 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Firmware
2 2 (3.77%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Google
3 2 (3.77%) Intel
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Sony
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