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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
UK / England
Rank 443 480 510
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 433 502 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.53% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.55% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 363 461 442
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
75786 92005 96275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.49% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63327 78011 80264
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
East of England +71 112 £45,000 +12.50% 12
South East -24 111 £50,000 +11.11% 21
London +72 95 £60,000 - 9
South West +4 59 £37,500 -2.59% 13
North West -23 22 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Yorkshire +30 16 £42,500 +3.03% 3
East Midlands +13 12 £41,250 +17.85% 4
West Midlands +19 3 £45,000 +20.00% 3
North East - 3 £40,000 - 2
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 804 (100.00%) C++
2 803 (99.88%) Software Engineering
3 374 (46.52%) Linux
4 338 (42.04%) C
5 260 (32.34%) Degree
6 246 (30.60%) Windows
7 243 (30.22%) C#
8 231 (28.73%) Python
9 227 (28.23%) Computer Science
10 193 (24.00%) Multithreading
11 183 (22.76%) Java
12 171 (21.27%) Agile Software Development
13 153 (19.03%) Mathematics
14 127 (15.80%) STL
15 124 (15.42%) OO
16 122 (15.17%) SQL
17 102 (12.69%) Embedded C
18 99 (12.31%) Visual Studio
19 96 (11.94%) Unix
20 93 (11.57%) TCP/IP
20 93 (11.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 92 (11.44%) Embedded C++
21 92 (11.44%) SDLC
22 88 (10.95%) Microsoft
23 87 (10.82%) Physics
23 87 (10.82%) Algorithms
24 84 (10.45%) UML
24 84 (10.45%) Finance
25 78 (9.70%) JavaScript
25 78 (9.70%) Android

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 (1.74%) WebLogic
2 10 (1.24%) JBoss
3 9 (1.12%) Apache Pig
3 9 (1.12%) Tomcat
4 7 (0.87%) Jetty
4 7 (0.87%) nginx
4 7 (0.87%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.37%) IIS
6 3 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.25%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.12%) Apache
8 1 (0.12%) DNN
8 1 (0.12%) Drupal
8 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.25%) MS Office
2 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.25%) Simulink
3 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.37%) GitHub
2 3 (0.37%) SaaS
3 2 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (11.57%) TCP/IP
2 53 (6.59%) Bluetooth
3 48 (5.97%) Wireless
4 36 (4.48%) Ethernet
5 35 (4.35%) HTTP
6 33 (4.10%) RS-485
7 31 (3.86%) RS-232
8 30 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
9 21 (2.61%) FTP
10 20 (2.49%) Kerberos
10 20 (2.49%) LDAP
11 15 (1.87%) 802.11
11 15 (1.87%) GSM
12 12 (1.49%) Network Security
12 12 (1.49%) RTP
12 12 (1.49%) Wireshark
13 11 (1.37%) Internet
13 11 (1.37%) ZigBee
14 10 (1.24%) SMTP
15 8 (1.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.11%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.86%) Big Data
3 20 (2.49%) MySQL
4 18 (2.24%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.87%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.12%) Apache Hive
6 9 (1.12%) Data Mining
6 9 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.87%) InterSystems Cache
7 7 (0.87%) NoSQL
7 7 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.50%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.25%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.25%) KDB
10 2 (0.25%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.12%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.12%) Kdb+
11 1 (0.12%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 99 (12.31%) Visual Studio
2 46 (5.72%) Subversion
3 45 (5.60%) Git (software)
4 26 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 17 (2.11%) JIRA
6 15 (1.87%) GDB
6 15 (1.87%) Jenkins
7 13 (1.62%) Hudson
7 13 (1.62%) NUnit
8 11 (1.37%) GCC
8 11 (1.37%) LabVIEW
9 8 (1.00%) JUnit
9 8 (1.00%) Trac
10 7 (0.87%) Ant
10 7 (0.87%) Bitbucket
10 7 (0.87%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.87%) Maven
10 7 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (0.87%) Valgrind
10 7 (0.87%) XMLSpy
General
1 84 (10.45%) Finance
2 66 (8.21%) Electronics
3 65 (8.08%) Telecoms
4 57 (7.09%) Games
5 26 (3.23%) Banking
6 25 (3.11%) Manufacturing
7 19 (2.36%) Automotive
8 10 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.12%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.12%) Marketing
10 6 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.50%) Front Office
11 4 (0.50%) Military
12 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
13 1 (0.12%) German Language
13 1 (0.12%) Retail
13 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (15.80%) STL
2 93 (11.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 77 (9.58%) HTML
4 76 (9.45%) Qt
5 63 (7.84%) .NET
5 63 (7.84%) MFC
6 50 (6.22%) CSS
7 34 (4.23%) XML
8 31 (3.86%) COM
9 26 (3.23%) WPF
10 24 (2.99%) Web Services
11 22 (2.74%) J2EE
12 21 (2.61%) DirectX
13 20 (2.49%) OpenGL
14 19 (2.36%) .NET Framework
15 18 (2.24%) Java EE
16 17 (2.11%) Ajax
17 15 (1.87%) 802.1X
18 13 (1.62%) Hibernate
18 13 (1.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 227 (28.23%) Computer Science
2 87 (10.82%) Algorithms
3 57 (7.09%) Embedded Systems
4 29 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.61%) Device Driver
5 16 (1.99%) Data Structures
5 16 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.49%) Client/Server
7 12 (1.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 12 (1.49%) PMI
8 11 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
8 11 (1.37%) Contactless
9 9 (1.12%) VHDL
10 8 (1.00%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (1.00%) Animation
11 6 (0.75%) CAN bus
12 5 (0.62%) Biotechnology
12 5 (0.62%) Fintech
13 3 (0.37%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 374 (46.52%) Linux
2 246 (30.60%) Windows
3 96 (11.94%) Unix
4 78 (9.70%) Android
5 37 (4.60%) Apple iOS
6 29 (3.61%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (1.37%) Mac OS
8 10 (1.24%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.87%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.50%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 3 (0.37%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.12%) Debian
13 1 (0.12%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.12%) MeeGo
13 1 (0.12%) SUSE
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 803 (99.88%) Software Engineering
2 193 (24.00%) Multithreading
3 171 (21.27%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (19.03%) Mathematics
5 124 (15.42%) OO
6 92 (11.44%) SDLC
7 87 (10.82%) Physics
8 84 (10.45%) UML
9 62 (7.71%) TDD
10 60 (7.46%) Scrum
11 54 (6.72%) OOP
12 49 (6.09%) Cybersecurity
13 48 (5.97%) OOD
14 43 (5.35%) Low Latency
15 40 (4.98%) Multithreaded Programming
16 37 (4.60%) Analytics
17 34 (4.23%) Machine Learning
18 32 (3.98%) Cross-Platform Development
19 31 (3.86%) Image Processing
20 30 (3.73%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 804 (100.00%) C++
2 338 (42.04%) C
3 243 (30.22%) C#
4 231 (28.73%) Python
5 183 (22.76%) Java
6 122 (15.17%) SQL
7 102 (12.69%) Embedded C
8 92 (11.44%) Embedded C++
9 78 (9.70%) JavaScript
10 49 (6.09%) MATLAB
11 41 (5.10%) Perl
12 38 (4.73%) Bash Shell
13 22 (2.74%) Ruby
14 21 (2.61%) Objective-C
15 19 (2.36%) PHP
16 15 (1.87%) Groovy
16 15 (1.87%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.74%) VC++
18 11 (1.37%) Lua
18 11 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 260 (32.34%) Degree
2 60 (7.46%) PhD
3 59 (7.34%) Security Cleared
4 37 (4.60%) DV Cleared
5 14 (1.74%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.49%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.50%) CCNA
8 4 (0.50%) CISSP
8 4 (0.50%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (0.50%) GIAC
8 4 (0.50%) Linux+ Certification
8 4 (0.50%) MCSE
8 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.50%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (0.50%) SANS
8 4 (0.50%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (0.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.49%) MISRA
2 11 (1.37%) JTAG
3 4 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.50%) QA
4 3 (0.37%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.12%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.12%) DICOM
5 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.12%) DO-254
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (0.12%) ISO13485
System Software
1 31 (3.86%) Firmware
2 20 (2.49%) NFS
3 10 (1.24%) Docker
4 7 (0.87%) KVM
4 7 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.50%) vSphere
6 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (1.74%) Puppet
2 7 (0.87%) Ansible
2 7 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.50%) Salt
4 3 (0.37%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.12%) Mesos
5 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.12%) yum
Vendors
1 88 (10.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (3.61%) Oracle
3 16 (1.99%) Dell
4 15 (1.87%) HP
5 13 (1.62%) Google
6 10 (1.24%) Cisco
7 7 (0.87%) Altova
7 7 (0.87%) ILOG
7 7 (0.87%) Splunk
7 7 (0.87%) VMware
8 5 (0.62%) SAP
9 4 (0.50%) EMC
10 3 (0.37%) Freescale
10 3 (0.37%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.37%) Sophos
11 2 (0.25%) Renesas
12 1 (0.12%) Apple
12 1 (0.12%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.12%) Lauterbach
12 1 (0.12%) Symantec
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Salary: 40k-45k Plus Great Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
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The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + strong benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
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Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Somerset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 + excellent benefits package - see advert body
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: ~£35k
Posted: Yesterday
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
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ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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