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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 508 487 407
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 435 541 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.52% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.54% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 395 458 695
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
87545 99782 108857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 74699 83238 89859
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +7 194 £42,500 +6.25% 25
London +29 73 £48,750 +2.63% 14
East Midlands +37 69 £35,000 -12.50% 5
East of England +34 62 £37,500 -6.25% 13
South West -26 31 £43,000 +19.44% 8
North West +12 21 £40,000 +6.66% 5
West Midlands -32 20 £36,984 -7.53% 2
Yorkshire +13 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 970 (99.90%) C++
2 963 (99.18%) Software Engineering
3 419 (43.15%) Linux
4 415 (42.74%) C
5 350 (36.05%) Degree
6 330 (33.99%) Windows
7 290 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
8 283 (29.15%) C#
9 281 (28.94%) Computer Science
10 233 (24.00%) Java
11 195 (20.08%) OO
12 194 (19.98%) Python
13 181 (18.64%) Multithreading
14 149 (15.35%) SQL
15 139 (14.32%) Mathematics
16 126 (12.98%) Visual Studio
16 126 (12.98%) Unix
17 125 (12.87%) STL
18 123 (12.67%) Algorithms
19 115 (11.84%) Electronics
20 103 (10.61%) TDD
20 103 (10.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 100 (10.30%) Games
22 98 (10.09%) Microsoft
22 98 (10.09%) Embedded Systems
23 97 (9.99%) Scrum
24 93 (9.58%) Embedded C
25 89 (9.17%) SDLC
26 86 (8.86%) Embedded C++
27 80 (8.24%) Physics

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 14 (1.44%) OpenStack
2 13 (1.34%) Apache
2 13 (1.34%) Facebook Platform
3 6 (0.62%) JBoss
4 4 (0.41%) Confluence
4 4 (0.41%) IIS
5 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.21%) WinCC
6 1 (0.10%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.10%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.10%) nginx
6 1 (0.10%) SAS
6 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.65%) Simulink
2 16 (1.65%) TargetLink
3 4 (0.41%) MS Office
4 1 (0.10%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 10 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.65%) SaaS
2 13 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.10%) GitHub
4 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.10%) IaaS
4 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (6.28%) TCP/IP
2 45 (4.63%) HTTP
3 23 (2.37%) Ethernet
4 16 (1.65%) Profibus
5 12 (1.24%) FTP
5 12 (1.24%) Network Security
6 11 (1.13%) Internet
7 10 (1.03%) SMTP
8 5 (0.51%) GSM
8 5 (0.51%) LTE
8 5 (0.51%) RS-232
9 4 (0.41%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (0.41%) Diameter Protocol
9 4 (0.41%) PBX
9 4 (0.41%) RANAP
9 4 (0.41%) RS-485
9 4 (0.41%) RTP
9 4 (0.41%) UMTS
9 4 (0.41%) VoIP
10 3 (0.31%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (3.71%) NoSQL
2 26 (2.68%) Relational Database
2 26 (2.68%) SQL Server
3 24 (2.47%) MySQL
4 22 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 22 (2.27%) Big Data
5 14 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (1.34%) Redis
7 10 (1.03%) Hadoop
8 9 (0.93%) Data Mining
9 6 (0.62%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.41%) SQLite
12 3 (0.31%) Apache Accumulo
12 3 (0.31%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.10%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 126 (12.98%) Visual Studio
2 69 (7.11%) Git (software)
3 67 (6.90%) Subversion
4 26 (2.68%) LabVIEW
5 22 (2.27%) Bugzilla
6 20 (2.06%) Eclipse
7 18 (1.85%) ClearCase
8 13 (1.34%) JIRA
9 11 (1.13%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.93%) SpecFlow
11 8 (0.82%) CruiseControl
11 8 (0.82%) GCC
12 7 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.72%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.62%) JUnit
13 6 (0.62%) Selenium
14 5 (0.51%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.51%) GDB
15 4 (0.41%) Trac
16 3 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 115 (11.84%) Electronics
2 100 (10.30%) Games
3 74 (7.62%) Telecoms
4 58 (5.97%) Finance
5 55 (5.66%) Manufacturing
6 41 (4.22%) Automotive
7 37 (3.81%) Aerospace
8 16 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (1.24%) Marketing
10 7 (0.72%) Advertising
11 6 (0.62%) Avionics
11 6 (0.62%) Banking
12 4 (0.41%) Front Office
12 4 (0.41%) Law
13 3 (0.31%) Billing
13 3 (0.31%) Military
14 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.21%) Retail
15 1 (0.10%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (12.87%) STL
2 103 (10.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 69 (7.11%) Qt
4 66 (6.80%) MFC
5 63 (6.49%) HTML
6 58 (5.97%) XML
7 56 (5.77%) .NET
8 42 (4.33%) CSS
9 41 (4.22%) Web Services
10 39 (4.02%) OpenGL
11 31 (3.19%) WPF
12 30 (3.09%) REST
13 29 (2.99%) OpenCL
13 29 (2.99%) WCF
14 28 (2.88%) COM
15 24 (2.47%) ASP.NET
15 24 (2.47%) JSON
16 21 (2.16%) SOAP
17 18 (1.85%) jQuery
18 15 (1.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 281 (28.94%) Computer Science
2 139 (14.32%) Mathematics
3 123 (12.67%) Algorithms
4 98 (10.09%) Embedded Systems
5 80 (8.24%) Physics
6 74 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (3.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 29 (2.99%) Device Driver
9 24 (2.47%) CAN bus
10 22 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (2.06%) Telematics
12 19 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
12 19 (1.96%) Visualisation
13 18 (1.85%) Hedge funds
14 17 (1.75%) Artificial Intelligence
14 17 (1.75%) Biotechnology
14 17 (1.75%) Driving Licence
15 14 (1.44%) Digital Media
16 13 (1.34%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.34%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 419 (43.15%) Linux
2 330 (33.99%) Windows
3 126 (12.98%) Unix
4 47 (4.84%) Android
5 39 (4.02%) Embedded Linux
6 27 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 20 (2.06%) Windows XP
8 15 (1.54%) Windows CE
9 8 (0.82%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.62%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.62%) VxWorks
10 6 (0.62%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.51%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.41%) Windows Server
13 2 (0.21%) CentOS
13 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.10%) MeeGo
14 1 (0.10%) Nucleus RTOS
14 1 (0.10%) webOS
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 963 (99.18%) Software Engineering
2 290 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (20.08%) OO
4 181 (18.64%) Multithreading
5 103 (10.61%) TDD
6 97 (9.99%) Scrum
7 89 (9.17%) SDLC
8 77 (7.93%) UML
9 72 (7.42%) OOP
10 69 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
11 68 (7.00%) OOD
12 66 (6.80%) Image Processing
13 54 (5.56%) Signal Processing
14 50 (5.15%) Unit Testing
15 47 (4.84%) High Availability
16 46 (4.74%) Pair Programming
17 44 (4.53%) Low Latency
18 40 (4.12%) BDD
19 36 (3.71%) Continuous Improvement
20 33 (3.40%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 970 (99.90%) C++
2 415 (42.74%) C
3 283 (29.15%) C#
4 233 (24.00%) Java
5 194 (19.98%) Python
6 149 (15.35%) SQL
7 93 (9.58%) Embedded C
8 86 (8.86%) Embedded C++
9 76 (7.83%) JavaScript
10 49 (5.05%) MATLAB
11 42 (4.33%) Bash Shell
12 23 (2.37%) Lua
13 20 (2.06%) Objective-C
13 20 (2.06%) Perl
14 19 (1.96%) Assembly Language
15 15 (1.54%) PHP
15 15 (1.54%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.34%) VC++
17 11 (1.13%) R
18 10 (1.03%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 350 (36.05%) Degree
2 75 (7.72%) Security Cleared
3 60 (6.18%) PhD
4 43 (4.43%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.96%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.34%) HND
7 10 (1.03%) HNC
8 4 (0.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.33%) QA
2 20 (2.06%) MISRA
3 16 (1.65%) MISRA C
4 13 (1.34%) ISO 9001
5 11 (1.13%) DICOM
6 7 (0.72%) ISO13485
7 2 (0.21%) GAMP
7 2 (0.21%) GMP
7 2 (0.21%) SLA
8 1 (0.10%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.10%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.10%) JTAG
8 1 (0.10%) TickIT
System Software
1 56 (5.77%) Firmware
2 10 (1.03%) Docker
3 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.21%) NFS
3 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.10%) iptables
4 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.10%) Xen
4 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (0.93%) WMI
2 8 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.82%) Puppet
3 1 (0.10%) everRun
3 1 (0.10%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 98 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 36 (3.71%) Oracle
3 31 (3.19%) Sophos
4 14 (1.44%) Facebook
5 10 (1.03%) SAP
6 9 (0.93%) Apple
7 4 (0.41%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.41%) Cisco
7 4 (0.41%) Intel
7 4 (0.41%) Twitter
8 3 (0.31%) Google
8 3 (0.31%) QNX
8 3 (0.31%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.21%) Atmel
9 2 (0.21%) Green Hills
10 1 (0.10%) Alias
10 1 (0.10%) Citrix
10 1 (0.10%) Perforce
10 1 (0.10%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.10%) VMware
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Broadstone, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £56000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent according to experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £52000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampton, Middlesex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits (including 7% pension) + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £150000 - £250000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago