The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer - C++
Rank 818 831 810
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 93 88 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.090% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.094% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 83 81 71
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Senior 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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
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% -

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Software Engineer across the England region.

Senior C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior C++ Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Senior C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 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
London +24 37 £65,000 +8.33% 5
South East -18 33 £51,250 +13.88% 7
South West -13 10 £50,250 -16.25% 1
East of England +1 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North West - 3 £36,500 -
West Midlands -17 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Senior C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 204 (100.00%) C++
1 204 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 104 (50.98%) Windows
3 84 (41.18%) Linux
4 73 (35.78%) Multithreading
5 70 (34.31%) C#
6 69 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (31.37%) C
8 54 (26.47%) TDD
9 52 (25.49%) Visual Studio
10 48 (23.53%) TCP/IP
11 46 (22.55%) SQL
12 44 (21.57%) STL
12 44 (21.57%) Degree
13 42 (20.59%) OOD
14 40 (19.61%) Microsoft
14 40 (19.61%) .NET
15 39 (19.12%) Java
16 38 (18.63%) Scrum
17 37 (18.14%) Python
18 36 (17.65%) XML
19 35 (17.16%) WCF
20 34 (16.67%) Web Services
20 34 (16.67%) OO
20 34 (16.67%) Unix
21 33 (16.18%) Computer Science
21 33 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
22 31 (15.20%) Algorithms
23 27 (13.24%) UML
23 27 (13.24%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.47%) Apache Pig
2 2 (0.98%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.45%) SaaS
3 4 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 48 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 24 (11.76%) Network Security
3 8 (3.92%) HTTP
4 3 (1.47%) DNS
4 3 (1.47%) Firewall
4 3 (1.47%) FTP
4 3 (1.47%) Internet
4 3 (1.47%) POP3
4 3 (1.47%) SMTP
4 3 (1.47%) SSH
5 1 (0.49%) DVB
5 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.49%) RS-232
5 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.43%) SQLite
5 3 (1.47%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.47%) Big Data
5 3 (1.47%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (25.49%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.80%) Subversion
3 15 (7.35%) SpecFlow
4 12 (5.88%) JIRA
4 12 (5.88%) Rational Rhapsody
5 7 (3.43%) FitNesse
5 7 (3.43%) Hudson
6 6 (2.94%) Moq
7 5 (2.45%) JUnit
8 4 (1.96%) Bugzilla
8 4 (1.96%) CruiseControl
8 4 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.96%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.47%) ClearCase
9 3 (1.47%) CMake
9 3 (1.47%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.47%) SCons
10 2 (0.98%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.98%) WinDbg
General
1 18 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 15 (7.35%) Games
3 13 (6.37%) Finance
4 8 (3.92%) Electronics
4 8 (3.92%) Marketing
5 5 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.47%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Front Office
7 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Military
7 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (21.57%) STL
2 40 (19.61%) .NET
3 36 (17.65%) XML
4 35 (17.16%) WCF
5 34 (16.67%) Web Services
6 27 (13.24%) WPF
7 26 (12.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 24 (11.76%) COM
9 23 (11.27%) REST
10 17 (8.33%) SOAP
11 15 (7.35%) ASP.NET
11 15 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (7.35%) MFC
11 15 (7.35%) XSLT
12 13 (6.37%) CSS
12 13 (6.37%) HTML
13 12 (5.88%) JSON
13 12 (5.88%) OpenMP
14 9 (4.41%) LINQ
14 9 (4.41%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.18%) Computer Science
2 31 (15.20%) Algorithms
3 26 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (9.31%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (7.35%) BYOD
5 15 (7.35%) Visualisation
6 9 (4.41%) 3D Graphics
6 9 (4.41%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (3.92%) Client/Server
8 7 (3.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (3.43%) Mathematics
8 7 (3.43%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.45%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.45%) GPGPU
10 4 (1.96%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.47%) Biotechnology
11 3 (1.47%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.98%) Contactless
12 2 (0.98%) Cryptocurrency
12 2 (0.98%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 104 (50.98%) Windows
2 84 (41.18%) Linux
3 34 (16.67%) Unix
4 15 (7.35%) Android
5 14 (6.86%) Apple iOS
6 12 (5.88%) Mac OS X
7 8 (3.92%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (2.94%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.96%) Windows CE
10 3 (1.47%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (1.47%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.49%) CentOS
11 1 (0.49%) Fedora
11 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.49%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 73 (35.78%) Multithreading
3 69 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (26.47%) TDD
5 42 (20.59%) OOD
6 38 (18.63%) Scrum
7 34 (16.67%) OO
8 33 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (13.24%) UML
10 26 (12.75%) Signal Processing
11 21 (10.29%) SDLC
12 18 (8.82%) High Availability
12 18 (8.82%) Kanban
12 18 (8.82%) Mentoring
13 14 (6.86%) BDD
13 14 (6.86%) Unit Testing
14 13 (6.37%) OOP
15 12 (5.88%) Image Processing
15 12 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
16 11 (5.39%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 204 (100.00%) C++
2 70 (34.31%) C#
3 64 (31.37%) C
4 46 (22.55%) SQL
5 39 (19.12%) Java
6 37 (18.14%) Python
7 25 (12.25%) Objective-C
8 13 (6.37%) JavaScript
9 12 (5.88%) Embedded C
10 11 (5.39%) MATLAB
11 9 (4.41%) Embedded C++
12 8 (3.92%) Delphi
13 4 (1.96%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.47%) Go
14 3 (1.47%) VB
15 2 (0.98%) Fortran
15 2 (0.98%) Groovy
15 2 (0.98%) Perl
15 2 (0.98%) PHP
15 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (21.57%) Degree
2 15 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.47%) CCNA
3 3 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.47%) CISSP
3 3 (1.47%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.47%) GIAC
3 3 (1.47%) Linux+ Certification
3 3 (1.47%) MCSE
3 3 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (1.47%) SANS
3 3 (1.47%) SSCP
4 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.39%) DO-178B
2 9 (4.41%) QA
3 3 (1.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (5.39%) Firmware
2 2 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (7.35%) WMI
2 4 (1.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (1.96%) SCCM
2 4 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.35%) Apple
3 11 (5.39%) Intel
4 7 (3.43%) Oracle
5 5 (2.45%) QNX
6 4 (1.96%) Google
6 4 (1.96%) Sophos
7 3 (1.47%) Perforce
8 2 (0.98%) SAP
9 1 (0.49%) Borland
9 1 (0.49%) IBM
9 1 (0.49%) Symbian
9 1 (0.49%) Telelogic
9 1 (0.49%) Twitter
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