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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 667 536 574
Rank change year-on-year
-131 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 218 393 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.37% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 201 376 266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 -54 77 £40,000 -5.88% 15
South West -21 39 £40,000 +23.07% 6
London -25 36 £41,000 -24.24% 8
East of England -20 22 £45,000 +28.57% 10
North East -2 16 £30,000 -14.28% 1
North West +22 13 £47,500 +41.79%
West Midlands -24 10 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East Midlands +2 8 £39,500 +21.53% 3
Yorkshire +1 5 £50,000 - 1
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 443 (100.00%) C++
1 443 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 190 (42.89%) Degree
3 184 (41.53%) Linux
4 168 (37.92%) Computer Science
5 149 (33.63%) Windows
6 131 (29.57%) OO
7 122 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
8 118 (26.64%) C#
9 111 (25.06%) C
10 81 (18.28%) OOD
11 72 (16.25%) Mathematics
12 63 (14.22%) UNIX
13 62 (14.00%) Qt
14 61 (13.77%) Java
15 60 (13.54%) Multithreading
16 59 (13.32%) SQL
17 58 (13.09%) STL
18 56 (12.64%) Algorithms
19 54 (12.19%) Visual Studio
20 51 (11.51%) UML
20 51 (11.51%) Physics
21 50 (11.29%) TDD
22 49 (11.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 45 (10.16%) .NET
23 45 (10.16%) MFC
24 43 (9.71%) PhD
25 40 (9.03%) Python
26 37 (8.35%) JavaScript
26 37 (8.35%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (0.90%) Apache
2 2 (0.45%) IIS
2 2 (0.45%) nginx
3 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.23%) JBoss
3 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.23%) CMS
3 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (2.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.29%) TCP/IP
2 15 (3.39%) HTTP
3 11 (2.48%) Kerberos
3 11 (2.48%) FTP
3 11 (2.48%) LDAP
4 7 (1.58%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.90%) RTP
6 3 (0.68%) Wireless
6 3 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.45%) DLNA
8 1 (0.23%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.23%) LAN
8 1 (0.23%) VoIP
8 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.35%) MySQL
3 5 (1.13%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.90%) Big Data
4 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.45%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (12.19%) Visual Studio
2 18 (4.06%) Subversion
3 13 (2.93%) Eclipse
4 7 (1.58%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.13%) GoogleTest
6 4 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.68%) GCC
8 2 (0.45%) Xcode
9 1 (0.23%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.23%) Maven
9 1 (0.23%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.23%) JIRA
9 1 (0.23%) CppUnit
9 1 (0.23%) GDB
9 1 (0.23%) Valgrind
9 1 (0.23%) JUnit
General
1 36 (8.13%) Games
2 33 (7.45%) Finance
3 28 (6.32%) Electronics
4 19 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.06%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.58%) Banking
7 6 (1.35%) Marketing
8 5 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.90%) Law
10 3 (0.68%) Billing
11 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Retail
11 2 (0.45%) Military
11 2 (0.45%) Advertising
11 2 (0.45%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (14.00%) Qt
2 58 (13.09%) STL
3 49 (11.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 45 (10.16%) .NET
4 45 (10.16%) MFC
5 37 (8.35%) XML
6 35 (7.90%) HTML
7 27 (6.09%) OpenGL
8 19 (4.29%) Web Services
9 18 (4.06%) DirectX
9 18 (4.06%) HTML5
10 16 (3.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 14 (3.16%) CSS
12 13 (2.93%) ASP.NET
13 12 (2.71%) OpenCL
14 11 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (2.48%) WPF
15 8 (1.81%) Java RMI
15 8 (1.81%) JavaSpaces
15 8 (1.81%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 168 (37.92%) Computer Science
2 72 (16.25%) Mathematics
3 56 (12.64%) Algorithms
4 51 (11.51%) Physics
5 29 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (5.19%) 3D Graphics
7 22 (4.97%) Embedded Systems
8 20 (4.51%) Visualisation
9 19 (4.29%) Open Source
10 17 (3.84%) Device Driver
11 13 (2.93%) Data Structures
12 10 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (2.26%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (2.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 9 (2.03%) Neural Network
13 9 (2.03%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.81%) Statistics
15 7 (1.58%) Exotic Derivative
15 7 (1.58%) Derivative
16 6 (1.35%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 184 (41.53%) Linux
2 149 (33.63%) Windows
3 63 (14.22%) UNIX
4 15 (3.39%) Android
5 11 (2.48%) Solaris
6 9 (2.03%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.81%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (1.35%) Windows CE
9 4 (0.90%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.23%) AIX
11 1 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 131 (29.57%) OO
3 122 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (18.28%) OOD
5 60 (13.54%) Multithreading
6 51 (11.51%) UML
7 50 (11.29%) TDD
8 35 (7.90%) Scrum
9 33 (7.45%) OOP
10 32 (7.22%) Signal Processing
11 28 (6.32%) Unit Testing
12 25 (5.64%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (5.42%) Digital Signal Processing
14 21 (4.74%) Image Processing
15 18 (4.06%) Software Architecture
16 17 (3.84%) Pattern Recognition
17 16 (3.61%) Web Development
18 15 (3.39%) Analytics
19 13 (2.93%) Android Development
20 12 (2.71%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 443 (100.00%) C++
2 118 (26.64%) C#
3 111 (25.06%) C
4 61 (13.77%) Java
5 59 (13.32%) SQL
6 40 (9.03%) Python
7 37 (8.35%) JavaScript
8 26 (5.87%) Embedded C++
9 18 (4.06%) Embedded C
10 12 (2.71%) HLSL
11 8 (1.81%) Go
11 8 (1.81%) Scala
11 8 (1.81%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.81%) Perl
12 7 (1.58%) PHP
12 7 (1.58%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.90%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.90%) Ruby
13 4 (0.90%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.68%) VC++
Qualifications
1 190 (42.89%) Degree
2 43 (9.71%) PhD
3 34 (7.67%) Security Cleared
4 27 (6.09%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.13%) HNC
5 5 (1.13%) HND
6 2 (0.45%) 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 7 (1.58%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.68%) TickIT
3 2 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (2.48%) NFS
2 8 (1.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (1.81%) Docker
3 4 (0.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (1.81%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (6.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.16%) Oracle
3 6 (1.35%) Google
4 3 (0.68%) Green Hills
4 3 (0.68%) Atmel
5 2 (0.45%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.45%) SAP
5 2 (0.45%) Minitab
6 1 (0.23%) Renesas
6 1 (0.23%) Sun
6 1 (0.23%) HP
6 1 (0.23%) Intel
6 1 (0.23%) Sony
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