The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 79 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 16 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.58% 0.79% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.82% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 14
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
969 850 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.66% 95.40% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 795 769 741
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Tewkesbury -4 8 £40,000 -15.78%
Cheltenham - 6 £40,000 -
Gloucester +11 1 £50,000 +17.64%
C++ Software Engineer
South West

C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited 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 C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) C++
1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (61.54%) Windows
3 22 (56.41%) OO
4 21 (53.85%) OOD
5 18 (46.15%) Linux
5 18 (46.15%) Degree
5 18 (46.15%) Qt
6 15 (38.46%) Computer Science
7 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
7 11 (28.21%) Subversion
7 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
7 11 (28.21%) C#
8 10 (25.64%) Aerospace
8 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
8 10 (25.64%) Signal Processing
9 9 (23.08%) Digital Signal Processing
9 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 3 (7.69%) STL
10 3 (7.69%) SQL
10 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
11 2 (5.13%) D-Bus
11 2 (5.13%) Cyber Security
11 2 (5.13%) Physics
11 2 (5.13%) CCTV
11 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
11 2 (5.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (5.13%) MFC
11 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
11 2 (5.13%) COM

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited 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 C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) Qt
2 3 (7.69%) STL
3 2 (5.13%) MFC
3 2 (5.13%) COM
3 2 (5.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (5.13%) D-Bus
4 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Physics
3 2 (5.13%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (56.41%) OO
3 21 (53.85%) OOD
4 10 (25.64%) Signal Processing
5 9 (23.08%) Digital Signal Processing
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) Cyber Security
6 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.56%) Regression Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) CAD
7 1 (2.56%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (28.21%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) C
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Degree
2 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
3 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) PhD
5 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft