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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior C++ Software Engineer
Rank 852 848 844
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 23 59 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.052% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.055% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 20 58 25
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £125,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Senior C++ Software Engineer
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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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 -8 12 £42,500 -15.00%
South West -13 8 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands - 2 £45,500 - 1
East of England +24 1 - -
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Senior C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 64 (100.00%) C++
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (50.00%) OO
3 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (42.19%) OOD
5 22 (34.38%) C#
6 21 (32.81%) HTML
6 21 (32.81%) XML
6 21 (32.81%) UNIX
7 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 19 (29.69%) .NET
8 19 (29.69%) Windows
8 19 (29.69%) Linux
9 18 (28.13%) HTML5
10 15 (23.44%) Degree
10 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
11 11 (17.19%) Algorithms
12 10 (15.63%) C
13 9 (14.06%) MFC
13 9 (14.06%) OOP
13 9 (14.06%) Finance
13 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (14.06%) Qt
14 8 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 8 (12.50%) Data Structures
14 8 (12.50%) STL
14 8 (12.50%) UML
15 7 (10.94%) Exotic Derivative
15 7 (10.94%) Derivative
15 7 (10.94%) Requirements Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.81%) HTML
1 21 (32.81%) XML
2 19 (29.69%) .NET
3 18 (28.13%) HTML5
4 9 (14.06%) Qt
4 9 (14.06%) MFC
5 8 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 8 (12.50%) STL
6 5 (7.81%) QML
6 5 (7.81%) OpenCL
7 4 (6.25%) OpenGL
8 2 (3.13%) DirectX
8 2 (3.13%) OpenMP
8 2 (3.13%) WPF
8 2 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.19%) Algorithms
3 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.50%) Data Structures
5 7 (10.94%) Exotic Derivative
5 7 (10.94%) Derivative
5 7 (10.94%) Mathematics
5 7 (10.94%) Physics
6 6 (9.38%) Client/Server
7 4 (6.25%) CUDA
8 2 (3.13%) Open Source
8 2 (3.13%) MPEG
8 2 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) UNIX
2 19 (29.69%) Windows
2 19 (29.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (50.00%) OO
3 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (42.19%) OOD
5 9 (14.06%) OOP
6 8 (12.50%) UML
7 7 (10.94%) Requirements Management
7 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.94%) Multithreading
7 7 (10.94%) Scrum
8 6 (9.38%) TDD
8 6 (9.38%) Software Architecture
9 5 (7.81%) SOA
9 5 (7.81%) Web Development
10 3 (4.69%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (4.69%) Pattern Recognition
10 3 (4.69%) Digital Signal Processing
10 3 (4.69%) Signal Processing
11 2 (3.13%) Image Processing
12 1 (1.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (34.38%) C#
3 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.63%) C
5 3 (4.69%) Python
6 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.13%) GLSL
7 1 (1.56%) SQL
7 1 (1.56%) VC++
7 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.13%) Minitab
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