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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 634 636 548
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -88
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 250 267 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 224 252 303
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +21 123 £40,000 - 12
East of England +29 41 £35,000 -17.64% 4
South West -24 26 £32,500 - 3
West Midlands +7 24 £37,500 +3.44% 6
London -27 24 £50,500 +6.31% 9
East Midlands +9 20 £40,000 - 4
North West -3 7 £41,250 +3.12%
North East - 7 £30,000 - 1
Yorkshire +5 4 £45,000 - 2
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 474 (100.00%) C++
1 474 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 212 (44.73%) Degree
3 196 (41.35%) Computer Science
4 176 (37.13%) Linux
5 174 (36.71%) C#
6 145 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
7 141 (29.75%) C
8 139 (29.32%) Windows
9 110 (23.21%) Mathematics
10 97 (20.46%) OO
11 95 (20.04%) SQL
12 92 (19.41%) Multithreading
13 90 (18.99%) Visual Studio
14 88 (18.57%) Java
15 80 (16.88%) Physics
16 71 (14.98%) Algorithms
17 69 (14.56%) Python
18 68 (14.35%) STL
18 68 (14.35%) Games
19 66 (13.92%) Scrum
20 64 (13.50%) PhD
21 62 (13.08%) TDD
22 58 (12.24%) Qt
23 57 (12.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 55 (11.60%) OOD
25 54 (11.39%) MFC
25 54 (11.39%) SDLC
26 51 (10.76%) Microsoft
27 50 (10.55%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (0.63%) Apache
2 2 (0.42%) IIS
2 2 (0.42%) Kinematics
3 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.21%) JBoss
3 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.21%) nginx
3 1 (0.21%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.02%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.11%) Network Security
3 9 (1.90%) HTTP
4 8 (1.69%) DLNA
5 7 (1.48%) Ethernet
5 7 (1.48%) RTP
6 5 (1.05%) FTP
6 5 (1.05%) Kerberos
6 5 (1.05%) LDAP
7 3 (0.63%) Modbus
7 3 (0.63%) Profibus
8 2 (0.42%) Diameter Protocol
8 2 (0.42%) LTE
8 2 (0.42%) UMTS
8 2 (0.42%) GSM
8 2 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.42%) Wireless
8 2 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.42%) RANAP
9 1 (0.21%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.90%) MySQL
3 6 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.84%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.21%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 90 (18.99%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.59%) Subversion
3 16 (3.38%) Eclipse
4 10 (2.11%) SpecFlow
5 9 (1.90%) LabVIEW
6 8 (1.69%) JIRA
6 8 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.48%) GCC
8 6 (1.27%) GDB
8 6 (1.27%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.27%) Git (software)
9 5 (1.05%) FitNesse
10 4 (0.84%) Valgrind
10 4 (0.84%) Rational Rhapsody
11 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.42%) Maven
13 1 (0.21%) StarTeam
13 1 (0.21%) Xcode
13 1 (0.21%) NetBeans
General
1 68 (14.35%) Games
2 38 (8.02%) Electronics
3 30 (6.33%) Finance
4 23 (4.85%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.69%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.69%) Banking
8 7 (1.48%) Marketing
9 6 (1.27%) Automotive
10 5 (1.05%) Law
11 4 (0.84%) Military
12 2 (0.42%) Retail
12 2 (0.42%) Billing
12 2 (0.42%) Front Office
13 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Korean Language
13 1 (0.21%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (14.35%) STL
2 58 (12.24%) Qt
3 57 (12.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 54 (11.39%) MFC
5 46 (9.70%) .NET
6 44 (9.28%) OpenGL
7 35 (7.38%) DirectX
8 33 (6.96%) COM
8 33 (6.96%) HTML
9 28 (5.91%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 27 (5.70%) Web Services
11 26 (5.49%) WPF
12 20 (4.22%) ASP.NET
13 19 (4.01%) CSS
13 19 (4.01%) XML
14 18 (3.80%) D-Bus
15 14 (2.95%) WCF
16 12 (2.53%) OpenCL
17 10 (2.11%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (2.11%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 196 (41.35%) Computer Science
2 110 (23.21%) Mathematics
3 80 (16.88%) Physics
4 71 (14.98%) Algorithms
5 45 (9.49%) Visualisation
6 41 (8.65%) 3D Graphics
7 26 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (3.80%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (2.95%) Device Driver
10 11 (2.32%) Data Structures
11 10 (2.11%) BYOD
11 10 (2.11%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (1.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 9 (1.90%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.90%) Statistics
13 8 (1.69%) MPEG
14 6 (1.27%) Equities
14 6 (1.27%) Animation
14 6 (1.27%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 176 (37.13%) Linux
2 139 (29.32%) Windows
3 50 (10.55%) UNIX
4 26 (5.49%) Android
5 13 (2.74%) Solaris
6 10 (2.11%) Embedded Linux
7 9 (1.90%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.05%) Windows CE
9 4 (0.84%) AIX
9 4 (0.84%) HPUX
9 4 (0.84%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.63%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 145 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (20.46%) OO
4 92 (19.41%) Multithreading
5 66 (13.92%) Scrum
6 62 (13.08%) TDD
7 55 (11.60%) OOD
8 54 (11.39%) SDLC
9 33 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (6.33%) UML
11 28 (5.91%) Image Processing
12 26 (5.49%) Unit Testing
13 23 (4.85%) OOP
13 23 (4.85%) Software Testing
14 22 (4.64%) 3D Programming
15 20 (4.22%) Web Development
16 18 (3.80%) Kanban
16 18 (3.80%) Android Development
17 17 (3.59%) Software Architecture
17 17 (3.59%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 474 (100.00%) C++
2 174 (36.71%) C#
3 141 (29.75%) C
4 95 (20.04%) SQL
5 88 (18.57%) Java
6 69 (14.56%) Python
7 44 (9.28%) JavaScript
8 36 (7.59%) Embedded C++
9 22 (4.64%) HLSL
10 19 (4.01%) Embedded C
11 13 (2.74%) Objective-C
12 12 (2.53%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.32%) Perl
14 9 (1.90%) Go
14 9 (1.90%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.69%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.69%) Scala
15 8 (1.69%) VC++
16 5 (1.05%) Assembly Language
17 4 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 212 (44.73%) Degree
2 64 (13.50%) PhD
3 33 (6.96%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.84%) HNC
5 4 (0.84%) HND
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.21%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.21%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.27%) ISO 9001
1 6 (1.27%) TickIT
2 4 (0.84%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.21%) QA
3 1 (0.21%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 8 (1.69%) Docker
2 7 (1.48%) Firmware
3 6 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.05%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (1.90%) WMI
2 8 (1.69%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.84%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 4 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (10.76%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.74%) Intel
3 9 (1.90%) Apple
3 9 (1.90%) Oracle
4 6 (1.27%) VMware
5 5 (1.05%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.42%) Minitab
6 2 (0.42%) Google
6 2 (0.42%) Green Hills
6 2 (0.42%) Atmel
6 2 (0.42%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.21%) Sun
7 1 (0.21%) HP
7 1 (0.21%) Sony
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, plus Share Scheme + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum £35k - £55k dep on exp + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Generous Benefits and Perks
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 33,000
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65k - 70k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum + v strong Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago