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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 650 667 550
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -117
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 236 224 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.22% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 218 213 304
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 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +51 114 £42,500 +6.25% 5
East of England +22 36 £36,250 -9.37% 3
London -19 31 £51,000 +7.36% 2
South West -41 26 £38,500 +18.46% 4
West Midlands +13 22 £32,750 -9.65% 2
East Midlands +2 17 £35,000 -6.66% 1
North West +2 6 £36,250 -9.37%
Yorkshire +10 4 £50,000 +11.11%
North East - 4 £22,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 457 (100.00%) C++
1 457 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 209 (45.73%) Degree
3 184 (40.26%) Computer Science
4 181 (39.61%) C#
5 168 (36.76%) Linux
6 153 (33.48%) Agile Software Development
7 131 (28.67%) Windows
8 124 (27.13%) C
9 106 (23.19%) Mathematics
10 100 (21.88%) Visual Studio
11 97 (21.23%) SQL
12 91 (19.91%) Multithreading
13 88 (19.26%) OO
14 85 (18.60%) Java
15 78 (17.07%) Python
16 74 (16.19%) Physics
16 74 (16.19%) TDD
16 74 (16.19%) Scrum
17 72 (15.75%) STL
18 63 (13.79%) Algorithms
19 62 (13.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 59 (12.91%) Games
21 55 (12.04%) Microsoft
22 54 (11.82%) .NET
22 54 (11.82%) SDLC
23 53 (11.60%) Qt
24 52 (11.38%) PhD
25 51 (11.16%) OOD
26 49 (10.72%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (0.44%) Apache
1 2 (0.44%) Kinematics
2 1 (0.22%) IIS
2 1 (0.22%) nginx
2 1 (0.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (2.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.53%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.84%) Network Security
3 8 (1.75%) HTTP
3 8 (1.75%) DLNA
4 7 (1.53%) Ethernet
5 6 (1.31%) RTP
6 4 (0.88%) UMTS
6 4 (0.88%) GSM
6 4 (0.88%) LTE
7 3 (0.66%) Modbus
7 3 (0.66%) Profibus
7 3 (0.66%) LDAP
7 3 (0.66%) FTP
7 3 (0.66%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.44%) 3GPP
8 2 (0.44%) RANAP
8 2 (0.44%) HSPA
8 2 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.44%) Wireless
8 2 (0.44%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.75%) MySQL
3 6 (1.31%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.22%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 100 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 14 (3.06%) Subversion
3 13 (2.84%) Eclipse
3 13 (2.84%) SpecFlow
4 10 (2.19%) LabVIEW
5 9 (1.97%) FitNesse
6 8 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.75%) JIRA
7 7 (1.53%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.31%) GCC
8 6 (1.31%) GDB
8 6 (1.31%) Rational Rhapsody
9 4 (0.88%) Valgrind
10 3 (0.66%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.22%) Maven
12 1 (0.22%) Xcode
12 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.22%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.22%) Redmine
General
1 59 (12.91%) Games
2 38 (8.32%) Electronics
3 29 (6.35%) Finance
4 28 (6.13%) Telecoms
5 20 (4.38%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.19%) Marketing
6 10 (2.19%) Banking
7 9 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.09%) Automotive
9 4 (0.88%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.88%) Military
10 3 (0.66%) Law
11 2 (0.44%) Front Office
11 2 (0.44%) Retail
12 1 (0.22%) Billing
12 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (15.75%) STL
2 62 (13.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 54 (11.82%) .NET
4 53 (11.60%) Qt
5 49 (10.72%) MFC
6 37 (8.10%) COM
6 37 (8.10%) OpenGL
7 33 (7.22%) HTML
7 33 (7.22%) WPF
8 31 (6.78%) Web Services
9 29 (6.35%) DirectX
10 25 (5.47%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 23 (5.03%) ASP.NET
12 21 (4.60%) CSS
12 21 (4.60%) WCF
13 19 (4.16%) D-Bus
14 13 (2.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (2.63%) XML
16 9 (1.97%) J2SE
16 9 (1.97%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 184 (40.26%) Computer Science
2 106 (23.19%) Mathematics
3 74 (16.19%) Physics
4 63 (13.79%) Algorithms
5 42 (9.19%) Visualisation
6 37 (8.10%) 3D Graphics
7 24 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (4.16%) Embedded Systems
9 15 (3.28%) Device Driver
10 13 (2.84%) BYOD
11 11 (2.41%) Data Structures
11 11 (2.41%) Artificial Intelligence
11 11 (2.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 10 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.97%) Statistics
14 8 (1.75%) MPEG
15 7 (1.53%) Client/Server
16 6 (1.31%) Robotics
16 6 (1.31%) Hedge funds
16 6 (1.31%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 168 (36.76%) Linux
2 131 (28.67%) Windows
3 49 (10.72%) UNIX
4 33 (7.22%) Android
5 13 (2.84%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.84%) Solaris
6 12 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.88%) AIX
7 4 (0.88%) HPUX
8 3 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.66%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.66%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 153 (33.48%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (19.91%) Multithreading
4 88 (19.26%) OO
5 74 (16.19%) Scrum
5 74 (16.19%) TDD
6 54 (11.82%) SDLC
7 51 (11.16%) OOD
8 37 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (6.13%) Unit Testing
10 24 (5.25%) OOP
10 24 (5.25%) Software Testing
11 23 (5.03%) UML
12 22 (4.81%) Android Development
13 21 (4.60%) Kanban
14 19 (4.16%) Image Processing
15 18 (3.94%) 3D Programming
16 17 (3.72%) Software Architecture
16 17 (3.72%) CAD
17 16 (3.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 457 (100.00%) C++
2 181 (39.61%) C#
3 124 (27.13%) C
4 97 (21.23%) SQL
5 85 (18.60%) Java
6 78 (17.07%) Python
7 44 (9.63%) JavaScript
8 36 (7.88%) Embedded C++
9 18 (3.94%) HLSL
9 18 (3.94%) Embedded C
10 15 (3.28%) Bash Shell
10 15 (3.28%) Objective-C
11 12 (2.63%) Perl
12 9 (1.97%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.97%) Go
13 8 (1.75%) Scala
13 8 (1.75%) MATLAB
13 8 (1.75%) VC++
14 5 (1.09%) Assembly Language
15 4 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 209 (45.73%) Degree
2 52 (11.38%) PhD
3 30 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.66%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.66%) HNC
5 3 (0.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.31%) TickIT
1 6 (1.31%) DO-178B
2 3 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.22%) QA
3 1 (0.22%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 8 (1.75%) Docker
2 6 (1.31%) Firmware
2 6 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.66%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (2.63%) WMI
2 8 (1.75%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (1.53%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 7 (1.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.72%) Intel
3 13 (2.84%) Apple
4 6 (1.31%) VMware
4 6 (1.31%) Oracle
4 6 (1.31%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.44%) Minitab
5 2 (0.44%) Google
5 2 (0.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.22%) HP
6 1 (0.22%) Sony
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