The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 650 561 551
Rank change year-on-year
-89 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 209 321 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 192 305 290
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++ Software Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94041 93776 95543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.45% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 78141 76271 81456
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the England region.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in England

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in England

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
South East -39 86 £42,500 -5.55% 7
South West -12 43 £40,000 +10.34% 6
London -9 32 £40,000 -20.00%
East of England -37 27 £45,000 +28.57% 11
North West - 8 £47,500 - 1
North East -8 5 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Midlands -38 4 £39,000 +11.42% 1
East Midlands -4 2 £39,500 +21.53% 4
Yorkshire -16 2 £31,500 -13.10% 2
C++ Software Engineer
UK

C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 491 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 489 (99.59%) C++
3 213 (43.38%) Linux
4 197 (40.12%) Degree
5 182 (37.07%) Windows
6 172 (35.03%) Computer Science
7 160 (32.59%) OO
8 126 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
9 115 (23.42%) C
10 106 (21.59%) C#
11 94 (19.14%) UNIX
12 87 (17.72%) OOD
13 75 (15.27%) Qt
14 73 (14.87%) Multithreading
15 66 (13.44%) STL
16 65 (13.24%) Java
17 54 (11.00%) MFC
17 54 (11.00%) OOP
18 53 (10.79%) SQL
18 53 (10.79%) Mathematics
19 52 (10.59%) UML
20 51 (10.39%) .NET
21 50 (10.18%) XML
22 48 (9.78%) Physics
23 47 (9.57%) Finance
24 45 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
24 45 (9.16%) Algorithms
25 44 (8.96%) Visual Studio
26 42 (8.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
27 40 (8.15%) PhD

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 9 (1.83%) Apache
2 7 (1.43%) GlassFish
2 7 (1.43%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.41%) IIS
4 2 (0.41%) nginx
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.20%) CMS
5 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (1.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.50%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.65%) HTTP
3 11 (2.24%) Kerberos
3 11 (2.24%) FTP
3 11 (2.24%) LDAP
4 7 (1.43%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.02%) Wireless
6 3 (0.61%) LAN
6 3 (0.61%) WAN
7 2 (0.41%) Internet
7 2 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.20%) DLNA
8 1 (0.20%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.20%) Network Security
8 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.20%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.20%) IPsec
8 1 (0.20%) Firewall
8 1 (0.20%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.63%) MySQL
2 8 (1.63%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.22%) RDBMS
3 6 (1.22%) Big Data
4 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.61%) SQLite
5 2 (0.41%) CouchDB
5 2 (0.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.41%) HPCC
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (8.96%) Visual Studio
2 29 (5.91%) Subversion
3 12 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 6 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (1.22%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.22%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.02%) GoogleTest
6 5 (1.02%) MSBuild
7 4 (0.81%) JIRA
8 3 (0.61%) Redmine
8 3 (0.61%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.41%) PVCS
9 2 (0.41%) Xcode
9 2 (0.41%) CppUnit
9 2 (0.41%) GCC
10 1 (0.20%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.20%) Maven
10 1 (0.20%) StarTeam
10 1 (0.20%) JUnit
General
1 47 (9.57%) Finance
2 31 (6.31%) Games
3 24 (4.89%) Electronics
4 22 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.26%) Aerospace
6 13 (2.65%) Banking
7 7 (1.43%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.81%) Front Office
8 4 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.81%) Marketing
9 3 (0.61%) Advertising
9 3 (0.61%) Automotive
9 3 (0.61%) Retail
10 2 (0.41%) Billing
10 2 (0.41%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Avionics
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (15.27%) Qt
2 66 (13.44%) STL
3 54 (11.00%) MFC
4 51 (10.39%) .NET
5 50 (10.18%) XML
6 42 (8.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 37 (7.54%) HTML
8 28 (5.70%) Web Services
9 23 (4.68%) OpenGL
10 18 (3.67%) OpenCL
11 16 (3.26%) ASP.NET
11 16 (3.26%) HTML5
12 14 (2.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (2.65%) CSS
14 11 (2.24%) ATL
15 9 (1.83%) DirectX
15 9 (1.83%) Middleware
16 7 (1.43%) QML
16 7 (1.43%) JMS
17 6 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 172 (35.03%) Computer Science
2 53 (10.79%) Mathematics
3 48 (9.78%) Physics
4 45 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (9.16%) Algorithms
5 28 (5.70%) Embedded Systems
6 20 (4.07%) Open Source
7 18 (3.67%) Device Driver
8 17 (3.46%) 3D Graphics
9 13 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (2.24%) Data Structures
10 11 (2.24%) Artificial Intelligence
10 11 (2.24%) Neural Network
11 8 (1.63%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (1.43%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.43%) Exotic Derivative
12 7 (1.43%) Derivative
13 6 (1.22%) CUDA
14 5 (1.02%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 213 (43.38%) Linux
2 182 (37.07%) Windows
3 94 (19.14%) UNIX
4 11 (2.24%) Android
4 11 (2.24%) Solaris
5 10 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.83%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.22%) Windows CE
8 4 (0.81%) AIX
8 4 (0.81%) HPUX
9 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.41%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 491 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 160 (32.59%) OO
3 126 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (17.72%) OOD
5 73 (14.87%) Multithreading
6 54 (11.00%) OOP
7 52 (10.59%) UML
8 40 (8.15%) TDD
9 33 (6.72%) Software Architecture
10 32 (6.52%) Signal Processing
11 25 (5.09%) Digital Signal Processing
11 25 (5.09%) Unit Testing
12 18 (3.67%) Image Processing
12 18 (3.67%) Scrum
13 15 (3.05%) MVC
14 14 (2.85%) OOA/OOD
14 14 (2.85%) Pattern Recognition
14 14 (2.85%) Analytics
15 12 (2.44%) Web Development
16 11 (2.24%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 489 (99.59%) C++
2 115 (23.42%) C
3 106 (21.59%) C#
4 65 (13.24%) Java
5 53 (10.79%) SQL
6 35 (7.13%) Python
7 33 (6.72%) JavaScript
8 31 (6.31%) Embedded C++
9 23 (4.68%) Embedded C
10 8 (1.63%) MATLAB
10 8 (1.63%) Perl
11 7 (1.43%) PHP
12 6 (1.22%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.22%) Groovy
13 5 (1.02%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.81%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.81%) HLSL
15 3 (0.61%) Ruby
16 2 (0.41%) COBOL
16 2 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 197 (40.12%) Degree
2 40 (8.15%) PhD
3 32 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 28 (5.70%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.02%) HND
6 3 (0.61%) VCP4
6 3 (0.61%) HNC
7 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.20%) OCMJD
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.63%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.61%) QA
3 2 (0.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (2.24%) NFS
2 7 (1.43%) Firmware
3 6 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 30 (6.11%) Oracle
2 28 (5.70%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.83%) Google
4 5 (1.02%) Twitter
5 4 (0.81%) Intel
6 3 (0.61%) Atmel
6 3 (0.61%) Green Hills
6 3 (0.61%) HP
7 2 (0.41%) Apple
7 2 (0.41%) Sony
7 2 (0.41%) SAP
8 1 (0.20%) Renesas
8 1 (0.20%) Sun
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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