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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C++ Software Engineer
Rank 837 826 830
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 34 25 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.025% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.027% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 49
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £112,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -20.00%
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
100571 93749 105909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82215 78642 91158
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
London -5 14 £66,000 -10.50% 2
South West -20 10 £60,000 +60.00% 1
South East -19 8 £50,000 +17.64%
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
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Senior C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 92 (100.00%) C++
1 92 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 58 (63.04%) Linux
3 43 (46.74%) UNIX
4 37 (40.22%) Windows
5 30 (32.61%) OO
6 26 (28.26%) Degree
7 25 (27.17%) Computer Science
8 23 (25.00%) OOP
9 22 (23.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 20 (21.74%) STL
11 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
11 19 (20.65%) Multithreading
12 16 (17.39%) TCP/IP
13 15 (16.30%) Wireless
13 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (13.04%) Network Design
14 12 (13.04%) RTP
14 12 (13.04%) SS7
15 10 (10.87%) TCAP
15 10 (10.87%) INAP
15 10 (10.87%) C#
15 10 (10.87%) GSM
15 10 (10.87%) VLAN
15 10 (10.87%) SIGTRAN
16 9 (9.78%) PhD
16 9 (9.78%) MFC
16 9 (9.78%) Java
17 8 (8.70%) C
17 8 (8.70%) OOD

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 15 (16.30%) Wireless
3 12 (13.04%) RTP
3 12 (13.04%) SS7
4 10 (10.87%) TCAP
4 10 (10.87%) INAP
4 10 (10.87%) GSM
4 10 (10.87%) VLAN
4 10 (10.87%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (2.17%) HTTP
6 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.09%) PhantomJS
2 1 (1.09%) Selenium
2 1 (1.09%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) NUnit
General
1 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.43%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) Military
3 2 (2.17%) Automotive
3 2 (2.17%) Front Office
4 1 (1.09%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 20 (21.74%) STL
3 9 (9.78%) MFC
4 7 (7.61%) .NET
5 6 (6.52%) WPF
5 6 (6.52%) WinForms
6 5 (5.43%) Qt
7 3 (3.26%) XML
8 2 (2.17%) QML
8 2 (2.17%) Threading Building Blocks
8 2 (2.17%) Web Services
8 2 (2.17%) SOAP
8 2 (2.17%) HTML
8 2 (2.17%) WSDL
8 2 (2.17%) OpenCL
9 1 (1.09%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.09%) JSON
9 1 (1.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.61%) Mathematics
2 7 (7.61%) Physics
3 6 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.43%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.43%) Statistics
5 4 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (4.35%) User Experience
6 3 (3.26%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.17%) Derivative
7 2 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 58 (63.04%) Linux
2 43 (46.74%) UNIX
3 37 (40.22%) Windows
4 6 (6.52%) Solaris
5 5 (5.43%) AIX
6 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.35%) Android
7 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (32.61%) OO
3 23 (25.00%) OOP
4 19 (20.65%) Multithreading
5 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (13.04%) Network Design
7 8 (8.70%) OOD
8 7 (7.61%) Image Processing
9 6 (6.52%) MVVM
10 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.43%) TDD
11 4 (4.35%) Scrum
11 4 (4.35%) Android Development
11 4 (4.35%) iOS Development
12 3 (3.26%) OOA/OOD
13 2 (2.17%) Web Development
13 2 (2.17%) UML
13 2 (2.17%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (10.87%) C#
3 9 (9.78%) Java
4 8 (8.70%) C
5 7 (7.61%) Python
6 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.17%) SQL
8 1 (1.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 26 (28.26%) Degree
2 9 (9.78%) PhD
3 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle
1 1 (1.09%) Sybase
1 1 (1.09%) ION Trading
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