The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 70 78 98
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.30% 0.14% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.14% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -14.48%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
C++ Software Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
661 722 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.93% 98.90% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 542 616 786
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,798
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

C++ Software Engineer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) VC++
3 2 (50.00%) MFC
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (50.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Video Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) VC++
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Leicestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago