The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 556 566 542
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 54 91 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 48 87 99
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £68,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36316 42094 44007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31475 35861 36604
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in London

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +50 10 £52,000 +4.00% 4
Docklands, London - 3 £48,000 -
Chessington - 2 £37,000 - 1
Hounslow - 2 £45,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £50,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 127 (100.00%) C++
1 127 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 59 (46.46%) Linux
3 45 (35.43%) C
4 38 (29.92%) Java
5 37 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (28.35%) Python
7 31 (24.41%) Finance
8 30 (23.62%) Windows
8 30 (23.62%) Degree
9 27 (21.26%) Computer Science
10 25 (19.69%) SQL
11 23 (18.11%) Qt
11 23 (18.11%) C#
12 17 (13.39%) Low Latency
12 17 (13.39%) OOP
12 17 (13.39%) Embedded C
12 17 (13.39%) Embedded C++
13 16 (12.60%) Oracle
14 15 (11.81%) Mathematics
14 15 (11.81%) MFC
14 15 (11.81%) Unix
15 14 (11.02%) STL
15 14 (11.02%) OO
16 13 (10.24%) OOD
16 13 (10.24%) Algorithms
17 12 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (9.45%) Physics
17 12 (9.45%) Multithreading
17 12 (9.45%) PhD

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.36%) Apache Solr
1 3 (2.36%) IIS
2 2 (1.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (2.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.30%) HTTP
2 7 (5.51%) FTP
3 5 (3.94%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.15%) RS-232
4 4 (3.15%) RS-485
5 3 (2.36%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.79%) Internet
6 1 (0.79%) SMTP
6 1 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.30%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.51%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.94%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.94%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.15%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.36%) Big Data
6 2 (1.57%) Tick Data
7 1 (0.79%) KDB
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Vagrant
2 4 (3.15%) CruiseControl
2 4 (3.15%) Subversion
2 4 (3.15%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.36%) Moq
3 3 (2.36%) MSTest
3 3 (2.36%) NUnit
3 3 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.79%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.79%) CppUnit
4 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.79%) GoogleTest
4 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 31 (24.41%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.51%) Games
4 5 (3.94%) Marketing
5 4 (3.15%) Legal
6 3 (2.36%) Billing
6 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.57%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Front Office
8 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.11%) Qt
2 15 (11.81%) MFC
3 14 (11.02%) STL
4 12 (9.45%) XML
5 9 (7.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 7 (5.51%) OpenGL
6 7 (5.51%) WCF
6 7 (5.51%) Web Services
6 7 (5.51%) WPF
7 4 (3.15%) .NET
7 4 (3.15%) HTML
7 4 (3.15%) jQuery
8 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.36%) NHibernate
8 3 (2.36%) SOAP
8 3 (2.36%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (1.57%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.57%) Kafka
9 2 (1.57%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.26%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.81%) Mathematics
3 13 (10.24%) Algorithms
4 12 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (9.45%) Physics
5 9 (7.09%) Device Driver
5 9 (7.09%) Hedge funds
6 7 (5.51%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (3.15%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (2.36%) User Experience
9 2 (1.57%) Chemistry
9 2 (1.57%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.79%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.79%) Clustering
10 1 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.79%) Derivative
10 1 (0.79%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.79%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 59 (46.46%) Linux
2 30 (23.62%) Windows
3 15 (11.81%) Unix
4 9 (7.09%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (6.30%) Android
6 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.79%) MeeGo
7 1 (0.79%) Symbian OS
7 1 (0.79%) webOS
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 37 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.39%) Low Latency
3 17 (13.39%) OOP
4 14 (11.02%) OO
5 13 (10.24%) OOD
6 12 (9.45%) Multithreading
7 10 (7.87%) TDD
8 8 (6.30%) CAE
8 8 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.30%) DevOps
8 8 (6.30%) Functional Programming
8 8 (6.30%) High Availability
9 7 (5.51%) MVC
9 7 (5.51%) Signal Processing
9 7 (5.51%) Time Management
10 6 (4.72%) Digital Signal Processing
10 6 (4.72%) UML
11 5 (3.94%) Analytics
11 5 (3.94%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 127 (100.00%) C++
2 45 (35.43%) C
3 38 (29.92%) Java
4 36 (28.35%) Python
5 25 (19.69%) SQL
6 23 (18.11%) C#
7 17 (13.39%) Embedded C
7 17 (13.39%) Embedded C++
8 9 (7.09%) Go
8 9 (7.09%) JavaScript
8 9 (7.09%) Ruby
8 9 (7.09%) Scala
9 8 (6.30%) Fortran
9 8 (6.30%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.15%) PHP
10 4 (3.15%) VC++
11 3 (2.36%) Julia
11 3 (2.36%) R
11 3 (2.36%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.57%) Ada
Qualifications
1 30 (23.62%) Degree
2 12 (9.45%) PhD
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) DO-178B
1 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (0.79%) MISRA
1 1 (0.79%) MISRA C
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Docker
2 2 (1.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.57%) Firmware
3 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (6.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (12.60%) Oracle
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.57%) Google
3 2 (1.57%) SAP
4 1 (0.79%) Atmel
4 1 (0.79%) Facebook
4 1 (0.79%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.79%) Intel
4 1 (0.79%) Perforce
4 1 (0.79%) QNX
4 1 (0.79%) Symbian
London
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £48,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £32,000 to £42,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £48,000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi working
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum and benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-55000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £80k (multiple roles) + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago