The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 612 585 562
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 24 81 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 71 56
Average salary £50,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.31% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £84,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 31 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 31 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
Ealing - 9 £57,500 -
City of London +18 6 £61,250 -9.25% 1
Feltham - 1 £48,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 61 (100.00%) C++
1 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (50.82%) Linux
3 27 (44.26%) C
4 24 (39.34%) Degree
4 24 (39.34%) Computer Science
5 20 (32.79%) UNIX
6 18 (29.51%) SQL
7 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (24.59%) Windows
9 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
10 13 (21.31%) C#
10 13 (21.31%) Algorithms
11 12 (19.67%) TDD
12 11 (18.03%) Multithreading
12 11 (18.03%) Games
12 11 (18.03%) Web Services
12 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
13 10 (16.39%) PhD
13 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
13 10 (16.39%) .NET
13 10 (16.39%) Scrum
13 10 (16.39%) Finance
13 10 (16.39%) Network Security
13 10 (16.39%) Kanban
13 10 (16.39%) Visualisation
13 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (16.39%) BYOD

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
2 10 (16.39%) Network Security
3 2 (3.28%) HTTP
3 2 (3.28%) RTP
3 2 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) SpecFlow
2 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (18.03%) Games
2 10 (16.39%) Finance
3 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.56%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Front Office
6 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.64%) Automotive
6 1 (1.64%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) Web Services
2 10 (16.39%) .NET
2 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
2 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (14.75%) COM
3 9 (14.75%) WCF
3 9 (14.75%) WPF
4 6 (9.84%) Qt
4 6 (9.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (4.92%) OpenGL
5 3 (4.92%) Backbone.js
5 3 (4.92%) XML
6 2 (3.28%) Java RMI
6 2 (3.28%) MFC
6 2 (3.28%) OpenCL
6 2 (3.28%) Akka
6 2 (3.28%) JavaSpaces
6 2 (3.28%) Twisted
6 2 (3.28%) gevent
7 1 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.31%) Algorithms
3 10 (16.39%) BYOD
3 10 (16.39%) Visualisation
4 9 (14.75%) Mathematics
5 7 (11.48%) Data Structures
6 6 (9.84%) Hedge funds
6 6 (9.84%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (9.84%) Equities
7 4 (6.56%) Device Driver
8 3 (4.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (3.28%) Derivative
9 2 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (3.28%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (3.28%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (3.28%) Physics
9 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.64%) Xbox
10 1 (1.64%) Mobile Games
10 1 (1.64%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.82%) Linux
2 20 (32.79%) UNIX
3 15 (24.59%) Windows
4 4 (6.56%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (19.67%) TDD
5 11 (18.03%) Multithreading
6 10 (16.39%) Kanban
6 10 (16.39%) Scrum
7 9 (14.75%) Video Content Analysis
7 9 (14.75%) Image Processing
7 9 (14.75%) Content Analysis
8 7 (11.48%) Analytics
8 7 (11.48%) Video Analytics
8 7 (11.48%) OO
9 6 (9.84%) BDD
9 6 (9.84%) Open Source
10 5 (8.20%) OOD
10 5 (8.20%) Cyber Security
11 4 (6.56%) Video Processing
12 3 (4.92%) Pattern Recognition
12 3 (4.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (44.26%) C
3 18 (29.51%) SQL
4 13 (21.31%) C#
5 9 (14.75%) Python
5 9 (14.75%) Objective-C
6 4 (6.56%) Embedded C
6 4 (6.56%) Java
7 3 (4.92%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.28%) Scala
8 2 (3.28%) Go
8 2 (3.28%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (3.28%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) WMI
2 4 (6.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (6.56%) SCCM
2 4 (6.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Apple
3 2 (3.28%) Green Hills
3 2 (3.28%) Atmel
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.64%) Google
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