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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 636 580 513
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 219 285 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.31% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 205 269 361
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average 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
93269 91455 99380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78278 74642 85969
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -43 85 £42,500 - 9
South West +17 64 £40,000 +10.34% 13
East of England -29 31 £42,500 +21.42% 4
London -11 27 £46,500 +12.04% 6
North West -8 5 £47,500 +22.58% 1
West Midlands -14 4 £33,500 -21.17% 1
North East -6 1 £37,500 +15.38%
East Midlands -12 1 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire -20 1 £31,500 -13.10% 1
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 498 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 496 (99.60%) C++
3 231 (46.39%) Linux
4 207 (41.57%) Degree
5 187 (37.55%) Windows
6 172 (34.54%) Computer Science
7 157 (31.53%) OO
8 125 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
9 109 (21.89%) UNIX
10 107 (21.49%) C#
11 106 (21.29%) C
12 93 (18.67%) OOD
13 82 (16.47%) Qt
14 77 (15.46%) Multithreading
15 70 (14.06%) STL
16 64 (12.85%) Java
16 64 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
17 57 (11.45%) OOP
18 56 (11.24%) MFC
19 52 (10.44%) Finance
20 51 (10.24%) XML
20 51 (10.24%) Mathematics
21 50 (10.04%) SQL
22 48 (9.64%) .NET
22 48 (9.64%) Visual Studio
22 48 (9.64%) UML
22 48 (9.64%) Algorithms
23 43 (8.63%) Physics
23 43 (8.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 42 (8.43%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 10 (2.01%) Apache
2 9 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (1.81%) WebSphere
2 9 (1.81%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.20%) nginx
3 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.20%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.02%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.81%) HTTP
3 10 (2.01%) Kerberos
3 10 (2.01%) LDAP
3 10 (2.01%) FTP
4 6 (1.20%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.80%) Wireless
6 3 (0.60%) WAN
6 3 (0.60%) LAN
7 2 (0.40%) SNMP
7 2 (0.40%) VPN
7 2 (0.40%) SSL
7 2 (0.40%) IPv4
7 2 (0.40%) IPv6
7 2 (0.40%) Internet
7 2 (0.40%) Firewall
7 2 (0.40%) IPsec
7 2 (0.40%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.40%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.61%) MySQL
3 7 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.20%) Big Data
5 3 (0.60%) SQLite
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.40%) HPCC
7 1 (0.20%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 48 (9.64%) Visual Studio
2 26 (5.22%) Subversion
3 10 (2.01%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.81%) Cucumber
4 9 (1.81%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.41%) MSBuild
6 5 (1.00%) GoogleTest
7 3 (0.60%) Redmine
7 3 (0.60%) JIRA
7 3 (0.60%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.60%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.40%) PVCS
8 2 (0.40%) CppUnit
8 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.20%) GCC
9 1 (0.20%) Xcode
9 1 (0.20%) C++Builder
General
1 52 (10.44%) Finance
2 31 (6.22%) Electronics
2 31 (6.22%) Games
3 24 (4.82%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.81%) Banking
5 12 (2.41%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.20%) Front Office
7 5 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.80%) Marketing
9 3 (0.60%) Advertising
9 3 (0.60%) Retail
9 3 (0.60%) Automotive
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (16.47%) Qt
2 70 (14.06%) STL
3 56 (11.24%) MFC
4 51 (10.24%) XML
5 48 (9.64%) .NET
6 43 (8.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 38 (7.63%) HTML
8 28 (5.62%) Web Services
9 24 (4.82%) OpenGL
10 20 (4.02%) OpenCL
11 17 (3.41%) HTML5
12 16 (3.21%) ASP.NET
13 14 (2.81%) CSS
13 14 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (2.21%) ATL
15 9 (1.81%) JMS
15 9 (1.81%) DirectX
15 9 (1.81%) Middleware
15 9 (1.81%) FpML
15 9 (1.81%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 172 (34.54%) Computer Science
2 64 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (10.24%) Mathematics
4 48 (9.64%) Algorithms
5 43 (8.63%) Physics
6 27 (5.42%) Embedded Systems
7 18 (3.61%) Open Source
8 17 (3.41%) Device Driver
9 16 (3.21%) 3D Graphics
10 14 (2.81%) Data Structures
11 10 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (2.01%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (2.01%) Neural Network
12 9 (1.81%) Derivative
13 8 (1.61%) CUDA
14 7 (1.41%) Exotic Derivative
14 7 (1.41%) Client/Server
15 6 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 5 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 4 (0.80%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 231 (46.39%) Linux
2 187 (37.55%) Windows
3 109 (21.89%) UNIX
4 14 (2.81%) Solaris
4 14 (2.81%) Embedded Linux
5 11 (2.21%) Android
5 11 (2.21%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.80%) AIX
6 4 (0.80%) HPUX
6 4 (0.80%) Windows CE
7 3 (0.60%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.40%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 157 (31.53%) OO
3 125 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (18.67%) OOD
5 77 (15.46%) Multithreading
6 57 (11.45%) OOP
7 48 (9.64%) UML
8 42 (8.43%) TDD
9 32 (6.43%) Software Architecture
10 30 (6.02%) Signal Processing
11 29 (5.82%) Unit Testing
12 24 (4.82%) Digital Signal Processing
13 18 (3.61%) Scrum
14 17 (3.41%) OOA/OOD
15 15 (3.01%) MVC
16 13 (2.61%) Configuration Management
17 12 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (2.41%) Low Latency
18 11 (2.21%) Performance Engineering
19 10 (2.01%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 496 (99.60%) C++
2 107 (21.49%) C#
3 106 (21.29%) C
4 64 (12.85%) Java
5 50 (10.04%) SQL
6 39 (7.83%) Python
7 31 (6.22%) JavaScript
8 30 (6.02%) Embedded C++
9 18 (3.61%) Embedded C
10 10 (2.01%) Perl
11 9 (1.81%) Groovy
12 8 (1.61%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.20%) PHP
14 5 (1.00%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.80%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.80%) Ruby
15 4 (0.80%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.80%) Assembly Language
15 4 (0.80%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.40%) VC++
Qualifications
1 207 (41.57%) Degree
2 28 (5.62%) PhD
3 25 (5.02%) Security Cleared
4 22 (4.42%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.80%) HND
6 2 (0.40%) HNC
7 1 (0.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.20%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.60%) QA
3 2 (0.40%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (2.01%) NFS
2 9 (1.81%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.20%) Firmware
Vendors
1 37 (7.43%) Oracle
2 27 (5.42%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.81%) Google
4 6 (1.20%) Intel
5 5 (1.00%) Twitter
6 3 (0.60%) HP
7 2 (0.40%) Apple
7 2 (0.40%) Sony
7 2 (0.40%) QNX
7 2 (0.40%) SAP
8 1 (0.20%) Renesas
8 1 (0.20%) Green Hills
8 1 (0.20%) Atmel
8 1 (0.20%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.20%) Sybase
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