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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 476 487 447
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 497 507 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.51% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.53% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 463 459 524
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +32 191 £45,000 +2.85% 31
London +37 100 £60,000 +26.31% 10
South West -41 79 £38,500 -3.75% 11
East of England -24 60 £40,000 -3.61% 15
North West +36 34 £35,000 -1.40% 10
West Midlands -8 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Midlands +3 12 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire -5 6 £41,250 +17.85% 2
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 965 (100.00%) C++
2 947 (98.13%) Software Engineering
3 429 (44.46%) Linux
4 386 (40.00%) C
5 323 (33.47%) Windows
6 317 (32.85%) Degree
7 249 (25.80%) C#
8 241 (24.97%) Agile Software Development
9 224 (23.21%) OO
10 220 (22.80%) Computer Science
11 219 (22.69%) Python
12 210 (21.76%) Java
13 196 (20.31%) Multithreading
14 165 (17.10%) SQL
15 154 (15.96%) Unix
16 138 (14.30%) STL
17 136 (14.09%) TCP/IP
18 133 (13.78%) TDD
19 127 (13.16%) Visual Studio
20 116 (12.02%) Embedded Systems
21 111 (11.50%) .NET
22 107 (11.09%) Microsoft
23 106 (10.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 100 (10.36%) Mathematics
25 93 (9.64%) Algorithms
26 92 (9.53%) Scrum
27 90 (9.33%) SDLC
28 87 (9.02%) OOD
29 85 (8.81%) OOP
30 84 (8.70%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (1.35%) OpenStack
2 10 (1.04%) Apache
3 5 (0.52%) Apache Pig
3 5 (0.52%) Apache Solr
3 5 (0.52%) Confluence
4 4 (0.41%) GlassFish
4 4 (0.41%) WinCC
5 3 (0.31%) Facebook Platform
5 3 (0.31%) JBoss
5 3 (0.31%) nginx
5 3 (0.31%) Node.js
6 2 (0.21%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (1.24%) MS Excel
1 12 (1.24%) Simulink
1 12 (1.24%) TargetLink
2 1 (0.10%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.10%) MS Office
2 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.04%) SaaS
3 4 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.31%) GitHub
5 2 (0.21%) IaaS
6 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 136 (14.09%) TCP/IP
2 38 (3.94%) HTTP
3 28 (2.90%) Network Security
4 20 (2.07%) Ethernet
5 15 (1.55%) LDAP
6 14 (1.45%) FTP
7 13 (1.35%) RS-232
8 11 (1.14%) Bluetooth
8 11 (1.14%) Internet
8 11 (1.14%) Kerberos
8 11 (1.14%) RS-485
8 11 (1.14%) Wireless
8 11 (1.14%) ZigBee
9 9 (0.93%) Profibus
10 6 (0.62%) DNS
11 5 (0.52%) Modbus
11 5 (0.52%) SMTP
12 4 (0.41%) Diameter Protocol
12 4 (0.41%) GSM
12 4 (0.41%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (4.87%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.11%) Big Data
3 27 (2.80%) NoSQL
4 21 (2.18%) MySQL
5 20 (2.07%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (1.35%) Hadoop
8 11 (1.14%) RDBMS
9 9 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (0.83%) MongoDB
11 7 (0.73%) SQLite
12 5 (0.52%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.41%) Redis
14 3 (0.31%) Apache Accumulo
14 3 (0.31%) CouchDB
15 2 (0.21%) Data Mining
16 1 (0.10%) GIS
16 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 127 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 56 (5.80%) Subversion
3 35 (3.63%) Git (software)
4 27 (2.80%) JIRA
5 17 (1.76%) Bugzilla
5 17 (1.76%) Rational Rhapsody
6 16 (1.66%) SpecFlow
7 15 (1.55%) Jenkins
8 14 (1.45%) Maven
9 12 (1.24%) GCC
9 12 (1.24%) Hudson
9 12 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 11 (1.14%) ClearCase
10 11 (1.14%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.14%) GDB
11 10 (1.04%) CruiseControl
11 10 (1.04%) LabVIEW
12 9 (0.93%) JUnit
13 7 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (0.62%) Moq
General
1 84 (8.70%) Electronics
2 76 (7.88%) Telecoms
3 66 (6.84%) Games
4 65 (6.74%) Manufacturing
5 64 (6.63%) Finance
6 26 (2.69%) Automotive
7 23 (2.38%) Aerospace
8 18 (1.87%) Banking
9 13 (1.35%) Marketing
10 11 (1.14%) Advertising
11 9 (0.93%) Law
11 9 (0.93%) Retail
12 8 (0.83%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.73%) Military
14 5 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.41%) Front Office
16 3 (0.31%) Billing
16 3 (0.31%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.10%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (14.30%) STL
2 111 (11.50%) .NET
3 106 (10.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 80 (8.29%) MFC
5 75 (7.77%) HTML
6 74 (7.67%) Qt
7 65 (6.74%) XML
8 64 (6.63%) CSS
9 51 (5.28%) Web Services
10 48 (4.97%) COM
11 43 (4.46%) REST
12 40 (4.15%) WCF
13 37 (3.83%) WPF
14 33 (3.42%) SOAP
15 27 (2.80%) ASP.NET
16 24 (2.49%) JSON
16 24 (2.49%) OpenGL
17 19 (1.97%) Java EE
18 16 (1.66%) ASP.NET Web API
19 15 (1.55%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 220 (22.80%) Computer Science
2 116 (12.02%) Embedded Systems
3 100 (10.36%) Mathematics
4 93 (9.64%) Algorithms
5 81 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
6 59 (6.11%) Physics
7 38 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (2.80%) Data Structures
9 25 (2.59%) Digital Media
10 23 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
10 23 (2.38%) Mobile App
11 19 (1.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 17 (1.76%) Hedge funds
12 17 (1.76%) Visualisation
13 16 (1.66%) BYOD
13 16 (1.66%) Device Driver
14 14 (1.45%) CUDA
15 13 (1.35%) Client/Server
16 12 (1.24%) Equities
17 11 (1.14%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 429 (44.46%) Linux
2 323 (33.47%) Windows
3 154 (15.96%) Unix
4 59 (6.11%) Android
5 35 (3.63%) Apple iOS
5 35 (3.63%) Embedded Linux
6 29 (3.01%) Mac OS X
7 25 (2.59%) Windows CE
8 19 (1.97%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.73%) Solaris
10 6 (0.62%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.52%) CentOS
11 5 (0.52%) VxWorks
11 5 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.52%) Windows Server
12 4 (0.41%) HPUX
13 3 (0.31%) AIX
13 3 (0.31%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.21%) ThreadX
15 1 (0.10%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 947 (98.13%) Software Engineering
2 241 (24.97%) Agile Software Development
3 224 (23.21%) OO
4 196 (20.31%) Multithreading
5 133 (13.78%) TDD
6 92 (9.53%) Scrum
7 90 (9.33%) SDLC
8 87 (9.02%) OOD
9 85 (8.81%) OOP
10 81 (8.39%) UML
11 68 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (6.01%) Unit Testing
13 47 (4.87%) Signal Processing
14 35 (3.63%) Low Latency
15 34 (3.52%) Mentoring
16 33 (3.42%) High Availability
16 33 (3.42%) Image Processing
17 31 (3.21%) Pair Programming
18 29 (3.01%) Kanban
19 27 (2.80%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 965 (100.00%) C++
2 386 (40.00%) C
3 249 (25.80%) C#
4 219 (22.69%) Python
5 210 (21.76%) Java
6 165 (17.10%) SQL
7 82 (8.50%) JavaScript
8 68 (7.05%) Embedded C
9 64 (6.63%) Embedded C++
10 47 (4.87%) Perl
11 44 (4.56%) Bash Shell
12 42 (4.35%) MATLAB
13 34 (3.52%) Lua
14 33 (3.42%) Objective-C
15 21 (2.18%) Assembly Language
16 17 (1.76%) PHP
17 14 (1.45%) Shell Script
18 8 (0.83%) Delphi
18 8 (0.83%) Scala
18 8 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 317 (32.85%) Degree
2 73 (7.56%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.94%) PhD
4 24 (2.49%) SC Cleared
5 23 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.14%) HNC
6 11 (1.14%) HND
7 5 (0.52%) Postgraduate
8 4 (0.41%) CCNA
8 4 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.41%) CISSP
8 4 (0.41%) GIAC
8 4 (0.41%) Linux+ Certification
8 4 (0.41%) MCSE
8 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.41%) SANS
8 4 (0.41%) SSCP
9 3 (0.31%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.38%) QA
2 15 (1.55%) ISO 9001
2 15 (1.55%) MISRA
3 10 (1.04%) DO-178B
3 10 (1.04%) MISRA C
4 5 (0.52%) ISO13485
5 4 (0.41%) GAMP
5 4 (0.41%) GMP
6 3 (0.31%) SLA
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.10%) SDET
System Software
1 62 (6.42%) Firmware
2 11 (1.14%) NFS
3 7 (0.73%) Docker
4 3 (0.31%) iptables
4 3 (0.31%) Xen
4 3 (0.31%) XenServer
5 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (1.66%) WMI
2 7 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.73%) Puppet
3 3 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (0.31%) SCCM
3 3 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.10%) Ansible
4 1 (0.10%) logstash
Vendors
1 107 (11.09%) Microsoft
2 38 (3.94%) Oracle
3 23 (2.38%) Intel
4 17 (1.76%) Apple
5 13 (1.35%) Sophos
6 7 (0.73%) QNX
7 6 (0.62%) Perforce
8 5 (0.52%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.52%) Cisco
9 4 (0.41%) Facebook
9 4 (0.41%) Google
9 4 (0.41%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.41%) SAP
10 3 (0.31%) Sybase
10 3 (0.31%) VMware
10 3 (0.31%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.21%) Borland
11 2 (0.21%) IBM
11 2 (0.21%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.21%) Telelogic
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Music Group
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Avecto Limited
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive dependant on experience.
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Avecto Limited
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive dependant on experience.
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50 - £51 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, Social activities, t
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughton, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits detailed below
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Jenrick IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 23 days holiday, pension, Health I
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + home working
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago