The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 608 546 493
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 280 325 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 264 300 389
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103792 95991 105966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85662 80321 91544
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 -25 108 £40,000 -5.88% 3
London -7 85 £47,500 -9.52% 15
South West -42 42 £32,500 - 6
East of England -53 17 £42,500 +13.33% 5
East Midlands -12 11 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Midlands +7 8 £35,000 +16.66%
North West -4 6 £37,500 +15.38%
Yorkshire -33 3 £45,000 +23.28%
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 669 (100.00%) C++
1 669 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 328 (49.03%) Linux
3 266 (39.76%) Degree
4 265 (39.61%) C
5 258 (38.57%) Windows
6 219 (32.74%) Computer Science
7 156 (23.32%) C#
8 155 (23.17%) UNIX
9 148 (22.12%) OO
10 130 (19.43%) Mathematics
11 110 (16.44%) Multithreading
12 105 (15.70%) Java
13 101 (15.10%) Physics
14 92 (13.75%) OOD
15 90 (13.45%) STL
16 86 (12.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 80 (11.96%) PhD
18 74 (11.06%) Qt
19 69 (10.31%) Electronics
20 66 (9.87%) .NET
21 64 (9.57%) Visual Studio
21 64 (9.57%) UML
21 64 (9.57%) Games
22 61 (9.12%) Image Processing
23 55 (8.22%) Telecoms
24 54 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
25 53 (7.92%) MFC
26 52 (7.77%) Embedded C++
27 49 (7.32%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 11 (1.64%) Apache
2 8 (1.20%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.05%) Apache Solr
3 7 (1.05%) GlassFish
3 7 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (0.75%) IIS
5 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.45%) Maya
3 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.03%) TCP/IP
2 25 (3.74%) RTP
2 25 (3.74%) Wireless
3 23 (3.44%) GSM
4 14 (2.09%) PBX
4 14 (2.09%) VoIP
4 14 (2.09%) LTE
5 13 (1.94%) Asterisk PBX
5 13 (1.94%) FTP
5 13 (1.94%) SS7
5 13 (1.94%) UMTS
5 13 (1.94%) RANAP
6 12 (1.79%) SSL
7 10 (1.49%) VLAN
7 10 (1.49%) SIGTRAN
7 10 (1.49%) TCAP
7 10 (1.49%) INAP
8 6 (0.90%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.60%) Internet
10 3 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.69%) Big Data
3 8 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.75%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.45%) MySQL
7 3 (0.45%) Informix
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 64 (9.57%) Visual Studio
2 42 (6.28%) Subversion
3 21 (3.14%) GCC
4 20 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.94%) Trac
5 13 (1.94%) GDB
6 11 (1.64%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (1.05%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.75%) SoapUI
9 5 (0.75%) CMake
10 4 (0.60%) Selenium
10 4 (0.60%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.45%) Maven
12 2 (0.30%) NUnit
12 2 (0.30%) JIRA
12 2 (0.30%) ProC
12 2 (0.30%) Rational Rhapsody
13 1 (0.15%) PhantomJS
General
1 69 (10.31%) Electronics
2 64 (9.57%) Games
3 55 (8.22%) Telecoms
4 40 (5.98%) Finance
5 19 (2.84%) Automotive
6 15 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.64%) Retail
8 10 (1.49%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.90%) Banking
10 5 (0.75%) Military
11 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.30%) Billing
12 2 (0.30%) Advertising
12 2 (0.30%) Marketing
13 1 (0.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (13.45%) STL
2 86 (12.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 74 (11.06%) Qt
4 66 (9.87%) .NET
5 53 (7.92%) MFC
6 45 (6.73%) XML
7 37 (5.53%) OpenGL
8 29 (4.33%) HTML
9 26 (3.89%) Web Services
10 24 (3.59%) OpenCL
11 22 (3.29%) WPF
12 18 (2.69%) WinForms
13 17 (2.54%) .NET Framework
14 16 (2.39%) WCF
14 16 (2.39%) SOAP
15 13 (1.94%) HTML5
16 11 (1.64%) DirectX
16 11 (1.64%) ASP.NET
17 10 (1.49%) ATL
17 10 (1.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 219 (32.74%) Computer Science
2 130 (19.43%) Mathematics
3 101 (15.10%) Physics
4 38 (5.68%) Device Driver
4 38 (5.68%) 3D Graphics
5 29 (4.33%) Embedded Systems
6 16 (2.39%) CUDA
6 16 (2.39%) Statistics
7 15 (2.24%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.94%) Cryptography
9 12 (1.79%) EMV
9 12 (1.79%) EFT
10 8 (1.20%) Robotics
10 8 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 8 (1.20%) Open Source
10 8 (1.20%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.05%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.05%) Animation
12 5 (0.75%) Firmware
13 4 (0.60%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 328 (49.03%) Linux
2 258 (38.57%) Windows
3 155 (23.17%) UNIX
4 38 (5.68%) Embedded Linux
5 26 (3.89%) Solaris
6 16 (2.39%) Android
7 12 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.20%) AIX
9 7 (1.05%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.75%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.30%) HPUX
11 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 669 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 148 (22.12%) OO
3 110 (16.44%) Multithreading
4 92 (13.75%) OOD
5 64 (9.57%) UML
6 61 (9.12%) Image Processing
7 54 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (6.13%) Low Latency
9 35 (5.23%) OOP
10 27 (4.04%) OOA/OOD
11 26 (3.89%) Signal Processing
12 20 (2.99%) Scrum
13 19 (2.84%) CAD
13 19 (2.84%) Unit Testing
14 18 (2.69%) Analytics
14 18 (2.69%) Data Modelling
15 17 (2.54%) TDD
15 17 (2.54%) Video Processing
16 16 (2.39%) SOA
17 12 (1.79%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 669 (100.00%) C++
2 265 (39.61%) C
3 156 (23.32%) C#
4 105 (15.70%) Java
5 52 (7.77%) Embedded C++
6 49 (7.32%) SQL
7 44 (6.58%) Python
8 40 (5.98%) JavaScript
9 25 (3.74%) Embedded C
10 13 (1.94%) VC++
11 10 (1.49%) MATLAB
12 9 (1.35%) Perl
13 7 (1.05%) Groovy
13 7 (1.05%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.75%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.60%) PHP
16 3 (0.45%) Assembly Language
17 2 (0.30%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 266 (39.76%) Degree
2 80 (11.96%) PhD
3 11 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.05%) QA
2 6 (0.90%) IEC 61508
3 3 (0.45%) DICOM
4 2 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Puppet
1 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (3.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.29%) Oracle
3 13 (1.94%) Cisco
4 8 (1.20%) Borland
5 6 (0.90%) Embarcadero
6 4 (0.60%) Intel
6 4 (0.60%) VeriFone
7 3 (0.45%) JBoss
8 2 (0.30%) Perforce
8 2 (0.30%) Symbian
8 2 (0.30%) HP
9 1 (0.15%) Polycom
9 1 (0.15%) Twitter
9 1 (0.15%) Sencha
9 1 (0.15%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.15%) Siemens
9 1 (0.15%) QNX
9 1 (0.15%) MathWorks
9 1 (0.15%) SAP
9 1 (0.15%) BT
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