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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C++ Software Engineer
Rank 818 833 828
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 48 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.030% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.032% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 36
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,500 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +16 20 £45,000 +9.09% 2
London +30 13 £85,000 +36.00% 1
East of England - 8 £45,000 - 2
South West 0 7 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Senior C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 82 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 82 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (48.78%) UNIX
3 38 (46.34%) Linux
4 33 (40.24%) OO
5 30 (36.59%) Windows
6 21 (25.61%) OOD
7 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (21.95%) Finance
9 17 (20.73%) OOP
10 15 (18.29%) Degree
10 15 (18.29%) XML
11 14 (17.07%) HTML
12 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
12 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (15.85%) Algorithms
12 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
13 12 (14.63%) Data Structures
14 11 (13.41%) Python
15 10 (12.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 9 (10.98%) Client/Server
16 9 (10.98%) Derivative
16 9 (10.98%) C
16 9 (10.98%) Unit Testing
17 8 (9.76%) Scrum
17 8 (9.76%) TDD
17 8 (9.76%) C#
17 8 (9.76%) .NET
18 7 (8.54%) STL
18 7 (8.54%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Front Office
3 4 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Electronics
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Military
6 1 (1.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) XML
2 14 (17.07%) HTML
3 10 (12.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 8 (9.76%) .NET
5 7 (8.54%) HTML5
5 7 (8.54%) STL
5 7 (8.54%) Qt
6 5 (6.10%) QML
6 5 (6.10%) OpenCL
6 5 (6.10%) MFC
7 4 (4.88%) CSS
8 2 (2.44%) SOAP
8 2 (2.44%) WSDL
8 2 (2.44%) Web Services
9 1 (1.22%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.22%) Middleware
9 1 (1.22%) Ajax
9 1 (1.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
1 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (15.85%) Algorithms
2 12 (14.63%) Data Structures
3 9 (10.98%) Client/Server
3 9 (10.98%) Derivative
4 7 (8.54%) Exotic Derivative
5 5 (6.10%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.88%) User Experience
6 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.88%) Physics
6 4 (4.88%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (3.66%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.44%) CUDA
8 2 (2.44%) MPEG
8 2 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.22%) Clustering
9 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.78%) UNIX
2 38 (46.34%) Linux
3 30 (36.59%) Windows
4 4 (4.88%) Android
4 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.22%) Solaris
6 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (40.24%) OO
3 21 (25.61%) OOD
4 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (20.73%) OOP
6 9 (10.98%) Unit Testing
7 8 (9.76%) TDD
7 8 (9.76%) Scrum
8 7 (8.54%) Requirements Management
9 6 (7.32%) Software Architecture
9 6 (7.32%) Multithreading
10 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.10%) Web Development
10 5 (6.10%) UML
10 5 (6.10%) SOA
11 4 (4.88%) Android Development
11 4 (4.88%) iOS Development
12 2 (2.44%) Low Latency
12 2 (2.44%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.44%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.41%) Python
4 9 (10.98%) C
5 8 (9.76%) C#
6 7 (8.54%) Java
7 5 (6.10%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.66%) SQL
9 2 (2.44%) COBOL
10 1 (1.22%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) PhD
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle
2 1 (1.22%) Sybase
2 1 (1.22%) ION Trading
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