The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 168 147 157
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 23 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.62% 1.03% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.09% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 21
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
C++ Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3554 3656 3818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.31% 94.49% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 3077 3097
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Fareham - 8 £42,500 -
Southampton -29 7 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Portsmouth -7 4 £35,000 +40.00%
Havant +9 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Basingstoke +9 1 £50,000 +75.43%
Petersfield - 1 £40,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 47 (100.00%) C++
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (65.96%) Linux
3 29 (61.70%) Degree
4 20 (42.55%) Computer Science
5 17 (36.17%) Qt
6 14 (29.79%) UNIX
7 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (23.40%) C
9 10 (21.28%) C#
9 10 (21.28%) MFC
10 9 (19.15%) Mathematics
11 8 (17.02%) QML
11 8 (17.02%) OO
11 8 (17.02%) Embedded C++
11 8 (17.02%) TDD
12 7 (14.89%) Statistics
12 7 (14.89%) Subversion
12 7 (14.89%) Solaris
12 7 (14.89%) Java
12 7 (14.89%) OpenCL
12 7 (14.89%) Physics
13 6 (12.77%) UML
13 6 (12.77%) Embedded C
14 5 (10.64%) SOA
14 5 (10.64%) OOP
14 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
14 5 (10.64%) Web Development
14 5 (10.64%) Software Architecture
14 5 (10.64%) Embedded Systems

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) IIS
1 2 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQLite
1 3 (6.38%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) CouchDB
2 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Subversion
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
2 3 (6.38%) Redmine
2 3 (6.38%) Bugzilla
3 2 (4.26%) Xcode
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) Qt
2 10 (21.28%) MFC
3 8 (17.02%) QML
4 7 (14.89%) OpenCL
5 4 (8.51%) .NET
6 3 (6.38%) STL
6 3 (6.38%) WPF
6 3 (6.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (6.38%) GStreamer
7 2 (4.26%) REST
7 2 (4.26%) OpenGL
7 2 (4.26%) OpenMP
7 2 (4.26%) JSON
7 2 (4.26%) HTML
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.15%) Mathematics
3 7 (14.89%) Physics
3 7 (14.89%) Statistics
4 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
4 5 (10.64%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (10.64%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.38%) Streaming Video
6 2 (4.26%) Device Driver
6 2 (4.26%) Open Source
6 2 (4.26%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) UNIX
3 7 (14.89%) Solaris
4 4 (8.51%) Windows
5 2 (4.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) TDD
3 8 (17.02%) OO
4 6 (12.77%) UML
5 5 (10.64%) OOP
5 5 (10.64%) Web Development
5 5 (10.64%) SOA
5 5 (10.64%) Software Architecture
6 4 (8.51%) OOD
7 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (23.40%) C
3 10 (21.28%) C#
4 8 (17.02%) Embedded C++
5 7 (14.89%) Java
6 6 (12.77%) Embedded C
7 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.38%) SQL
9 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Firmware
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