The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the 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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 492 512 397
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -115
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 527 502 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.48% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.50% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 470 464 745
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
92880 100890 108933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.53% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78915 83178 89191
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

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 2 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +66 225 £45,000 +12.50% 24
London +22 90 £45,000 -5.26% 13
East of England +19 68 £37,500 -6.25% 27
East Midlands +36 47 £35,000 -12.50% 5
South West -48 40 £42,000 +5.00% 5
North West +12 26 £40,000 -2.43% 7
West Midlands -3 26 £37,500 -6.25%
Yorkshire +6 4 £42,500 +21.42%
North East -15 2 £60,500 +101.66%
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 England region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1001 (100.00%) C++
2 988 (98.70%) Software Engineering
3 456 (45.55%) Linux
4 416 (41.56%) C
5 365 (36.46%) Degree
6 327 (32.67%) Windows
7 281 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
7 281 (28.07%) Computer Science
8 267 (26.67%) C#
9 251 (25.07%) Java
10 213 (21.28%) OO
11 208 (20.78%) Python
12 172 (17.18%) Multithreading
13 157 (15.68%) Unix
14 153 (15.28%) SQL
15 136 (13.59%) Visual Studio
16 132 (13.19%) STL
17 131 (13.09%) Embedded Systems
18 120 (11.99%) Algorithms
19 116 (11.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 115 (11.49%) Electronics
21 113 (11.29%) TDD
22 110 (10.99%) Microsoft
23 109 (10.89%) Mathematics
24 97 (9.69%) TCP/IP
25 93 (9.29%) Scrum
26 88 (8.79%) Games
27 87 (8.69%) SDLC
28 85 (8.49%) JavaScript
29 83 (8.29%) OOP

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 19 (1.90%) OpenStack
2 17 (1.70%) Apache
3 13 (1.30%) Facebook Platform
4 8 (0.80%) JBoss
4 8 (0.80%) Node.js
5 5 (0.50%) Confluence
6 4 (0.40%) WinCC
7 3 (0.30%) nginx
8 2 (0.20%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.20%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.100%) IIS
9 1 (0.100%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.40%) Simulink
2 14 (1.40%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.100%) MS Office
3 1 (0.100%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.100%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.40%) SaaS
3 4 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.100%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.100%) GitHub
4 1 (0.100%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.100%) IaaS
4 1 (0.100%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (9.69%) TCP/IP
2 51 (5.09%) HTTP
3 19 (1.90%) Network Security
4 15 (1.50%) FTP
5 13 (1.30%) Ethernet
6 11 (1.10%) Profibus
7 10 (1.00%) Internet
7 10 (1.00%) Kerberos
7 10 (1.00%) LDAP
8 7 (0.70%) SMTP
9 5 (0.50%) RS-232
10 4 (0.40%) AMQP
10 4 (0.40%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.40%) Modbus
10 4 (0.40%) SSL
11 3 (0.30%) DNS
11 3 (0.30%) MQTT
11 3 (0.30%) SNMP
11 3 (0.30%) Wireless
12 2 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (4.40%) NoSQL
2 28 (2.80%) MySQL
3 27 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (2.40%) Big Data
5 23 (2.30%) SQL Server
6 22 (2.20%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.40%) Redis
8 13 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.00%) MongoDB
10 7 (0.70%) SQLite
11 5 (0.50%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.40%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.30%) Apache Accumulo
14 2 (0.20%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 1 (0.100%) GIS
15 1 (0.100%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.100%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 136 (13.59%) Visual Studio
2 70 (6.99%) Git (software)
3 66 (6.59%) Subversion
4 22 (2.20%) LabVIEW
5 21 (2.10%) ClearCase
6 20 (2.00%) Bugzilla
6 20 (2.00%) Eclipse
7 18 (1.80%) JIRA
8 16 (1.60%) Jenkins
9 13 (1.30%) SpecFlow
10 10 (1.00%) GCC
11 9 (0.90%) GDB
11 9 (0.90%) JUnit
12 7 (0.70%) Rational Rhapsody
12 7 (0.70%) Selenium
13 6 (0.60%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.60%) NetBeans
13 6 (0.60%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.50%) Artifactory
14 5 (0.50%) Maven
General
1 115 (11.49%) Electronics
2 88 (8.79%) Games
3 68 (6.79%) Telecoms
4 62 (6.19%) Manufacturing
5 48 (4.80%) Finance
6 28 (2.80%) Automotive
7 26 (2.60%) Aerospace
8 13 (1.30%) Advertising
9 12 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.10%) Marketing
11 8 (0.80%) Military
12 7 (0.70%) Front Office
13 6 (0.60%) Banking
13 6 (0.60%) Law
14 4 (0.40%) Retail
15 3 (0.30%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.100%) Billing
17 1 (0.100%) Dutch Language
17 1 (0.100%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (13.19%) STL
2 116 (11.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 75 (7.49%) HTML
4 71 (7.09%) Qt
5 64 (6.39%) MFC
6 62 (6.19%) XML
7 61 (6.09%) .NET
7 61 (6.09%) CSS
8 44 (4.40%) Web Services
9 41 (4.10%) COM
10 39 (3.90%) REST
11 29 (2.90%) JSON
12 27 (2.70%) OpenGL
12 27 (2.70%) WPF
13 24 (2.40%) OpenCL
14 23 (2.30%) WCF
15 20 (2.00%) SOAP
16 19 (1.90%) jQuery
17 17 (1.70%) AngularJS
17 17 (1.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 281 (28.07%) Computer Science
2 131 (13.09%) Embedded Systems
3 120 (11.99%) Algorithms
4 109 (10.89%) Mathematics
5 74 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (5.79%) Physics
7 27 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
9 19 (1.90%) Data Structures
9 19 (1.90%) Digital Media
9 19 (1.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 18 (1.80%) Device Driver
11 17 (1.70%) Biotechnology
11 17 (1.70%) Visualisation
12 16 (1.60%) Hedge funds
13 14 (1.40%) Artificial Intelligence
13 14 (1.40%) Mobile App
14 13 (1.30%) BYOD
14 13 (1.30%) CUDA
14 13 (1.30%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 456 (45.55%) Linux
2 327 (32.67%) Windows
3 157 (15.68%) Unix
4 62 (6.19%) Android
5 37 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
6 33 (3.30%) Apple iOS
7 26 (2.60%) Windows CE
8 23 (2.30%) Windows XP
9 12 (1.20%) Mac OS X
10 10 (1.00%) VxWorks
10 10 (1.00%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.50%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.40%) HPUX
12 4 (0.40%) Windows Server
13 3 (0.30%) AIX
13 3 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.30%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.20%) CentOS
14 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 988 (98.70%) Software Engineering
2 281 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (21.28%) OO
4 172 (17.18%) Multithreading
5 113 (11.29%) TDD
6 93 (9.29%) Scrum
7 87 (8.69%) SDLC
8 83 (8.29%) OOP
9 82 (8.19%) UML
10 71 (7.09%) OOD
11 62 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
12 57 (5.69%) Signal Processing
13 56 (5.59%) Unit Testing
14 50 (5.00%) Image Processing
15 47 (4.70%) Pair Programming
16 45 (4.50%) Low Latency
17 43 (4.30%) High Availability
18 42 (4.20%) BDD
18 42 (4.20%) Open Source
19 38 (3.80%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1001 (100.00%) C++
2 416 (41.56%) C
3 267 (26.67%) C#
4 251 (25.07%) Java
5 208 (20.78%) Python
6 153 (15.28%) SQL
7 85 (8.49%) JavaScript
8 80 (7.99%) Embedded C
9 68 (6.79%) Embedded C++
10 41 (4.10%) Bash Shell
11 40 (4.00%) MATLAB
12 32 (3.20%) Perl
13 29 (2.90%) Lua
13 29 (2.90%) Objective-C
14 21 (2.10%) PHP
15 15 (1.50%) R
16 14 (1.40%) Assembly Language
17 12 (1.20%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.10%) Ruby
19 10 (1.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 365 (36.46%) Degree
2 80 (7.99%) Security Cleared
3 48 (4.80%) SC Cleared
4 45 (4.50%) PhD
5 23 (2.30%) DV Cleared
6 14 (1.40%) HNC
6 14 (1.40%) HND
7 5 (0.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.20%) QA
2 16 (1.60%) ISO 9001
2 16 (1.60%) MISRA
3 11 (1.10%) MISRA C
4 5 (0.50%) ISO13485
5 4 (0.40%) GAMP
5 4 (0.40%) GMP
6 3 (0.30%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (6.09%) Firmware
2 12 (1.20%) Docker
3 10 (1.00%) NFS
4 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.100%) iptables
5 1 (0.100%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.100%) Xen
5 1 (0.100%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (1.30%) WMI
2 11 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (1.10%) Puppet
3 1 (0.100%) Ansible
3 1 (0.100%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.100%) logstash
Vendors
1 110 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 37 (3.70%) Oracle
3 31 (3.10%) Sophos
4 14 (1.40%) Facebook
5 13 (1.30%) Apple
6 7 (0.70%) Intel
6 7 (0.70%) SAP
7 5 (0.50%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.40%) Perforce
8 4 (0.40%) QNX
9 3 (0.30%) Twitter
9 3 (0.30%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.20%) Atmel
10 2 (0.20%) Borland
10 2 (0.20%) Google
10 2 (0.20%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.20%) Telelogic
11 1 (0.100%) Citrix
11 1 (0.100%) Nokia
11 1 (0.100%) Red Hat
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Benefits!
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £43,000 per annum Salary DOE, Pension, Health, Life In
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Stock Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 plus car allowance, Bonus and benefits - London
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago