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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 643 535 500
Rank change year-on-year
-108 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 229 337 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.35% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 217 314 400
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -40 75 £40,000 -5.88% 10
London +6 67 £47,500 -13.63% 3
South West -39 43 £32,500 +4.00% 6
East Midlands -13 14 £37,500 +15.38% 5
East of England -63 14 £41,250 +3.12% 7
North West -19 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Yorkshire -37 5 £45,000 +29.49%
West Midlands -20 4 £36,250 +20.83%
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 619 (100.00%) C++
1 619 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 298 (48.14%) Linux
3 239 (38.61%) Degree
4 234 (37.80%) C
5 226 (36.51%) Windows
6 213 (34.41%) Computer Science
7 145 (23.42%) C#
8 140 (22.62%) UNIX
9 130 (21.00%) OO
10 112 (18.09%) Mathematics
11 98 (15.83%) Java
12 95 (15.35%) Multithreading
13 89 (14.38%) OOD
14 85 (13.73%) Physics
15 80 (12.92%) Qt
16 79 (12.76%) STL
17 71 (11.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 65 (10.50%) MFC
19 64 (10.34%) Visual Studio
19 64 (10.34%) Games
20 60 (9.69%) PhD
21 58 (9.37%) .NET
22 57 (9.21%) Electronics
23 56 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
24 55 (8.89%) Image Processing
25 51 (8.24%) SQL
26 48 (7.75%) Telecoms
26 48 (7.75%) UML
27 47 (7.59%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (2.10%) Apache
2 10 (1.62%) WebSphere
3 9 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (1.45%) GlassFish
4 5 (0.81%) IIS
5 4 (0.65%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.48%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.16%) Maya
2 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.59%) TCP/IP
2 21 (3.39%) RTP
3 20 (3.23%) Wireless
4 19 (3.07%) GSM
5 15 (2.42%) FTP
6 13 (2.10%) SSL
6 13 (2.10%) SS7
7 10 (1.62%) LTE
7 10 (1.62%) VLAN
7 10 (1.62%) SIGTRAN
7 10 (1.62%) PBX
7 10 (1.62%) VoIP
7 10 (1.62%) TCAP
7 10 (1.62%) INAP
8 9 (1.45%) UMTS
8 9 (1.45%) RANAP
8 9 (1.45%) Asterisk PBX
9 7 (1.13%) HTTP
10 6 (0.97%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.98%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.75%) Big Data
3 8 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.81%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.48%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.48%) Informix
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 64 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 37 (5.98%) Subversion
3 19 (3.07%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.10%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.10%) GCC
5 9 (1.45%) Cucumber
5 9 (1.45%) Trac
5 9 (1.45%) GDB
6 8 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.81%) SoapUI
8 5 (0.81%) MSBuild
8 5 (0.81%) CMake
9 4 (0.65%) Selenium
10 3 (0.48%) Maven
11 2 (0.32%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (0.32%) JIRA
11 2 (0.32%) NUnit
11 2 (0.32%) ProC
12 1 (0.16%) LabVIEW
General
1 64 (10.34%) Games
2 57 (9.21%) Electronics
3 48 (7.75%) Telecoms
4 43 (6.95%) Finance
5 14 (2.26%) Automotive
6 11 (1.78%) Retail
7 9 (1.45%) Aerospace
8 8 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.97%) Banking
10 5 (0.81%) Military
11 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.32%) Billing
12 2 (0.32%) Front Office
12 2 (0.32%) Advertising
13 1 (0.16%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (12.92%) Qt
2 79 (12.76%) STL
3 71 (11.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 65 (10.50%) MFC
5 58 (9.37%) .NET
6 46 (7.43%) XML
7 41 (6.62%) OpenGL
8 36 (5.82%) HTML
9 30 (4.85%) OpenCL
10 21 (3.39%) Web Services
10 21 (3.39%) WPF
11 18 (2.91%) HTML5
12 17 (2.75%) WinForms
12 17 (2.75%) DirectX
13 16 (2.58%) SOAP
13 16 (2.58%) .NET Framework
13 16 (2.58%) WCF
14 12 (1.94%) ASP.NET
15 10 (1.62%) jQuery
15 10 (1.62%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 213 (34.41%) Computer Science
2 112 (18.09%) Mathematics
3 85 (13.73%) Physics
4 37 (5.98%) 3D Graphics
5 32 (5.17%) Device Driver
6 26 (4.20%) Embedded Systems
7 18 (2.91%) CUDA
8 15 (2.42%) Client/Server
9 14 (2.26%) Cryptography
10 13 (2.10%) Statistics
11 12 (1.94%) EMV
11 12 (1.94%) EFT
12 8 (1.29%) Robotics
13 7 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 7 (1.13%) Animation
14 6 (0.97%) Open Source
14 6 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.81%) Firmware
15 5 (0.81%) Hedge funds
15 5 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 298 (48.14%) Linux
2 226 (36.51%) Windows
3 140 (22.62%) UNIX
4 37 (5.98%) Embedded Linux
5 22 (3.55%) Solaris
6 14 (2.26%) Android
7 11 (1.78%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.13%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.13%) AIX
9 5 (0.81%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.16%) HPUX
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 130 (21.00%) OO
3 95 (15.35%) Multithreading
4 89 (14.38%) OOD
5 56 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (8.89%) Image Processing
7 48 (7.75%) UML
8 39 (6.30%) OOP
9 29 (4.68%) OOA/OOD
10 28 (4.52%) Low Latency
11 23 (3.72%) Signal Processing
12 21 (3.39%) CAD
13 20 (3.23%) Data Modelling
14 19 (3.07%) Unit Testing
14 19 (3.07%) Video Processing
15 15 (2.42%) Analytics
15 15 (2.42%) TDD
16 14 (2.26%) Scrum
17 13 (2.10%) Electronic Design Automation
18 12 (1.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 619 (100.00%) C++
2 234 (37.80%) C
3 145 (23.42%) C#
4 98 (15.83%) Java
5 51 (8.24%) SQL
6 46 (7.43%) Embedded C++
7 43 (6.95%) Python
8 42 (6.79%) JavaScript
9 21 (3.39%) Embedded C
10 14 (2.26%) VC++
11 10 (1.62%) MATLAB
12 9 (1.45%) Groovy
13 8 (1.29%) Perl
14 5 (0.81%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.65%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.65%) Assembly Language
15 4 (0.65%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.48%) PHP
17 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 239 (38.61%) Degree
2 60 (9.69%) PhD
3 10 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.65%) IEC 61508
1 4 (0.65%) QA
2 3 (0.48%) DICOM
3 2 (0.32%) HL7
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.48%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Puppet
1 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (4.36%) Oracle
2 22 (3.55%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.45%) Cisco
4 6 (0.97%) Borland
5 5 (0.81%) Intel
6 4 (0.65%) VeriFone
6 4 (0.65%) Embarcadero
7 3 (0.48%) QNX
7 3 (0.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) MathWorks
8 1 (0.16%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.16%) Siemens
8 1 (0.16%) HP
8 1 (0.16%) Symbian
8 1 (0.16%) Sybase
8 1 (0.16%) SAP
8 1 (0.16%) BT
8 1 (0.16%) Mitel
8 1 (0.16%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.16%) Sencha
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