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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 634 554 605
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 216 389 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.37% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 192 370 224
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
94274 104403 95375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78300 86556 80168
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 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 26 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
South East -57 87 £40,000 -5.88% 18
South West -16 35 £32,500 - 3
East of England +8 26 £45,000 +12.50% 4
London -41 22 £67,500 +27.35% 5
West Midlands +7 19 £40,000 +14.28% 2
North East -2 16 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East Midlands +1 12 £40,000 +23.07% 2
North West +3 9 £47,500 +41.79%
Yorkshire +6 6 £45,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 429 (100.00%) C++
1 429 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 184 (42.89%) Degree
3 173 (40.33%) Linux
4 170 (39.63%) Computer Science
5 137 (31.93%) Windows
6 133 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
7 125 (29.14%) C#
8 119 (27.74%) C
9 111 (25.87%) OO
10 82 (19.11%) Mathematics
11 70 (16.32%) Multithreading
12 68 (15.85%) OOD
13 66 (15.38%) Java
14 63 (14.69%) SQL
15 62 (14.45%) Visual Studio
16 60 (13.99%) STL
17 57 (13.29%) Physics
18 56 (13.05%) Algorithms
19 55 (12.82%) Qt
20 54 (12.59%) UNIX
21 52 (12.12%) TDD
21 52 (12.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 51 (11.89%) Python
23 47 (10.96%) Games
24 45 (10.49%) Scrum
24 45 (10.49%) UML
24 45 (10.49%) PhD
25 44 (10.26%) SDLC
26 42 (9.79%) MFC

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 4 (0.93%) Apache
2 2 (0.47%) Kinematics
2 2 (0.47%) nginx
2 2 (0.47%) IIS
3 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.23%) JBoss
3 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 15 (3.50%) HTTP
3 10 (2.33%) LDAP
3 10 (2.33%) Kerberos
3 10 (2.33%) FTP
4 7 (1.63%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.17%) RTP
5 5 (1.17%) DLNA
6 3 (0.70%) Wireless
6 3 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.23%) VoIP
7 1 (0.23%) WAN
7 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.23%) LAN
7 1 (0.23%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.63%) MySQL
3 4 (0.93%) Big Data
4 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.47%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 62 (14.45%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.96%) Subversion
3 15 (3.50%) Eclipse
4 7 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.17%) GCC
6 4 (0.93%) GoogleTest
6 4 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.70%) JIRA
7 3 (0.70%) GDB
8 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.47%) Xcode
9 1 (0.23%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.23%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.23%) JUnit
9 1 (0.23%) CppUnit
9 1 (0.23%) Maven
9 1 (0.23%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.23%) Valgrind
General
1 47 (10.96%) Games
2 33 (7.69%) Electronics
3 25 (5.83%) Finance
4 20 (4.66%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.50%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.40%) Banking
6 6 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.93%) Automotive
7 4 (0.93%) Law
8 3 (0.70%) Marketing
8 3 (0.70%) Billing
8 3 (0.70%) Military
9 2 (0.47%) Retail
9 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Advertising
10 1 (0.23%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.23%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (13.99%) STL
2 55 (12.82%) Qt
3 52 (12.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 42 (9.79%) MFC
5 35 (8.16%) .NET
6 32 (7.46%) OpenGL
7 30 (6.99%) HTML
7 30 (6.99%) XML
8 24 (5.59%) DirectX
9 20 (4.66%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 17 (3.96%) Web Services
11 15 (3.50%) CSS
12 13 (3.03%) HTML5
13 12 (2.80%) OpenCL
13 12 (2.80%) WPF
14 11 (2.56%) COM
14 11 (2.56%) D-Bus
15 10 (2.33%) ASP.NET
16 9 (2.10%) J2SE
16 9 (2.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 170 (39.63%) Computer Science
2 82 (19.11%) Mathematics
3 57 (13.29%) Physics
4 56 (13.05%) Algorithms
5 31 (7.23%) 3D Graphics
6 28 (6.53%) Visualisation
7 22 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (4.66%) Embedded Systems
8 20 (4.66%) Device Driver
9 12 (2.80%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 11 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
10 11 (2.56%) Statistics
11 9 (2.10%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.63%) MPEG
13 7 (1.63%) Equities
14 6 (1.40%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.40%) Neural Network
15 5 (1.17%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 173 (40.33%) Linux
2 137 (31.93%) Windows
3 54 (12.59%) UNIX
4 16 (3.73%) Android
5 14 (3.26%) Solaris
6 8 (1.86%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (1.63%) Windows CE
7 7 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.93%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.23%) AIX
10 1 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 133 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (25.87%) OO
4 70 (16.32%) Multithreading
5 68 (15.85%) OOD
6 52 (12.12%) TDD
7 45 (10.49%) Scrum
7 45 (10.49%) UML
8 44 (10.26%) SDLC
9 28 (6.53%) Unit Testing
9 28 (6.53%) OOP
10 27 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (5.36%) Image Processing
12 20 (4.66%) Web Development
13 19 (4.43%) Signal Processing
14 18 (4.20%) Pattern Recognition
15 17 (3.96%) Software Architecture
16 16 (3.73%) 3D Programming
16 16 (3.73%) Open Source
17 15 (3.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 429 (100.00%) C++
2 125 (29.14%) C#
3 119 (27.74%) C
4 66 (15.38%) Java
5 63 (14.69%) SQL
6 51 (11.89%) Python
7 36 (8.39%) JavaScript
8 29 (6.76%) Embedded C++
9 19 (4.43%) Embedded C
10 16 (3.73%) HLSL
11 9 (2.10%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.86%) Go
12 8 (1.86%) Scala
12 8 (1.86%) Perl
13 6 (1.40%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.17%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.93%) Assembly Language
16 3 (0.70%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.70%) VC++
16 3 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 184 (42.89%) Degree
2 45 (10.49%) PhD
3 31 (7.23%) Security Cleared
4 20 (4.66%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.40%) HNC
5 6 (1.40%) HND
6 5 (1.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.23%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.23%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.86%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.17%) TickIT
3 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.33%) NFS
2 8 (1.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (1.86%) Docker
3 5 (1.17%) Firmware
4 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.33%) Oracle
3 5 (1.17%) Google
4 4 (0.93%) Xamarin
5 3 (0.70%) Atmel
5 3 (0.70%) Green Hills
6 2 (0.47%) Minitab
6 2 (0.47%) Intel
6 2 (0.47%) VMware
7 1 (0.23%) Sony
7 1 (0.23%) HP
7 1 (0.23%) Sun
7 1 (0.23%) Renesas
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