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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior C++ Software Engineer
Rank 818 858 842
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 41 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.039% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.041% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 27
Average salary £48,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.81% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +19.04%
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
96689 103951 96080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.50% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 80825 85789 80388
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +39 22 £48,500 -7.61%
London +11 9 £60,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands -13 3 £48,000 +20.00%
South West -23 3 £39,000 -35.00% 1
North West - 2 £35,000 -
East of England - 2 - - 2
Senior C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 36 (56.25%) C#
3 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (51.56%) Degree
5 27 (42.19%) Windows
6 25 (39.06%) Computer Science
7 21 (32.81%) Scrum
8 20 (31.25%) .NET
8 20 (31.25%) WPF
9 19 (29.69%) TDD
10 17 (26.56%) Linux
11 16 (25.00%) OO
12 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
13 12 (18.75%) Algorithms
13 12 (18.75%) Web Services
14 11 (17.19%) OOD
14 11 (17.19%) WCF
14 11 (17.19%) Qt
14 11 (17.19%) Multithreading
15 10 (15.63%) SDLC
15 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
15 10 (15.63%) 3D Graphics
16 9 (14.06%) UNIX
16 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
16 9 (14.06%) C
16 9 (14.06%) Physics
17 8 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (12.50%) MFC
17 8 (12.50%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.94%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.94%) SpecFlow
3 5 (7.81%) FitNesse
4 3 (4.69%) Subversion
4 3 (4.69%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 6 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (4.69%) Games
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) .NET
1 20 (31.25%) WPF
2 12 (18.75%) Web Services
3 11 (17.19%) WCF
3 11 (17.19%) Qt
4 8 (12.50%) MFC
5 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
5 7 (10.94%) OpenCL
5 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (9.38%) HTML5
6 6 (9.38%) COM
6 6 (9.38%) HTML
6 6 (9.38%) XML
7 5 (7.81%) OpenGL
7 5 (7.81%) MAPI
7 5 (7.81%) DCOM
7 5 (7.81%) STL
7 5 (7.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (6.25%) QML
8 4 (6.25%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.06%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.75%) Algorithms
3 10 (15.63%) 3D Graphics
4 9 (14.06%) Physics
5 7 (10.94%) Mathematics
5 7 (10.94%) BYOD
6 6 (9.38%) Visualisation
7 5 (7.81%) Client/Server
7 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.69%) CUDA
9 2 (3.13%) Animation
10 1 (1.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.19%) Windows
2 17 (26.56%) Linux
3 9 (14.06%) UNIX
4 1 (1.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.81%) Scrum
4 19 (29.69%) TDD
5 16 (25.00%) OO
6 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
7 11 (17.19%) OOD
7 11 (17.19%) Multithreading
8 10 (15.63%) SDLC
9 8 (12.50%) UML
10 7 (10.94%) CAD
10 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.94%) Kanban
10 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
11 6 (9.38%) Signal Processing
12 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (7.81%) ATDD
13 4 (6.25%) Web Development
13 4 (6.25%) SOA
14 3 (4.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 36 (56.25%) C#
3 9 (14.06%) C
4 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) SQL
5 6 (9.38%) Objective-C
6 5 (7.81%) MATLAB
7 4 (6.25%) Java
7 4 (6.25%) VC++
8 3 (4.69%) XAML
9 1 (1.56%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.56%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 33 (51.56%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) TickIT
2 3 (4.69%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) WMI
2 4 (6.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (6.25%) SCCM
2 4 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Apple
3 3 (4.69%) Intel
4 2 (3.13%) Minitab
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