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 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 578 561 530
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 34 67 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 66 71
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £77,500 £110,000
UK excluding London average 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
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 February 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 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
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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
Surbiton -1 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Chessington -8 5 £37,500 +15.38%
Kingston Upon Thames -8 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
City of London -8 2 £42,000 -1.17%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 93 (100.00%) C++
1 93 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (36.56%) Computer Science
3 31 (33.33%) UNIX
4 30 (32.26%) Linux
5 29 (31.18%) OO
6 25 (26.88%) C
7 24 (25.81%) Degree
8 23 (24.73%) Windows
9 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (21.51%) Algorithms
10 19 (20.43%) Multithreading
10 19 (20.43%) PhD
10 19 (20.43%) Finance
11 18 (19.35%) Qt
12 16 (17.20%) OOD
12 16 (17.20%) STL
12 16 (17.20%) MFC
13 15 (16.13%) Mathematics
13 15 (16.13%) Physics
13 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (15.05%) Image Processing
15 13 (13.98%) OpenGL
16 12 (12.90%) Telecoms
16 12 (12.90%) Software Architecture
17 11 (11.83%) Video Content Analysis
17 11 (11.83%) OpenCL
17 11 (11.83%) 3D Graphics
17 11 (11.83%) Games
18 10 (10.75%) ATL

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (1.08%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) MySQL
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 11 (11.83%) Games
4 4 (4.30%) Front Office
5 2 (2.15%) Electronics
5 2 (2.15%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.15%) Automotive
5 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.15%) Marketing
6 1 (1.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) Qt
2 16 (17.20%) MFC
2 16 (17.20%) STL
3 13 (13.98%) OpenGL
4 11 (11.83%) OpenCL
5 10 (10.75%) ATL
6 8 (8.60%) XML
7 6 (6.45%) .NET
8 5 (5.38%) HTML
8 5 (5.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (4.30%) CSS
10 3 (3.23%) XML Schema
11 2 (2.15%) Backbone.js
12 1 (1.08%) Lucene
12 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.56%) Computer Science
2 20 (21.51%) Algorithms
3 15 (16.13%) Mathematics
3 15 (16.13%) Physics
3 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (11.83%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (7.53%) Exotic Derivative
5 7 (7.53%) Derivative
5 7 (7.53%) Data Structures
6 5 (5.38%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (4.30%) Open Source
8 3 (3.23%) Device Driver
8 3 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (2.15%) DTV
9 2 (2.15%) CUDA
10 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.33%) UNIX
2 30 (32.26%) Linux
3 23 (24.73%) Windows
4 1 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (31.18%) OO
3 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.43%) Multithreading
5 16 (17.20%) OOD
6 14 (15.05%) Image Processing
7 12 (12.90%) Software Architecture
8 11 (11.83%) Video Content Analysis
9 10 (10.75%) Analytics
9 10 (10.75%) Performance Engineering
10 8 (8.60%) Low Latency
10 8 (8.60%) Video Analytics
10 8 (8.60%) UML
10 8 (8.60%) OOP
11 7 (7.53%) Requirements Management
12 5 (5.38%) CAD
12 5 (5.38%) Video Processing
13 4 (4.30%) Signal Processing
13 4 (4.30%) Embedded Software Development
14 3 (3.23%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (26.88%) C
3 9 (9.68%) Python
4 7 (7.53%) MATLAB
4 7 (7.53%) Java
5 6 (6.45%) C#
6 4 (4.30%) SQL
6 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.23%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.23%) Embedded C++
7 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.15%) Ruby
8 2 (2.15%) Perl
8 2 (2.15%) PHP
9 1 (1.08%) VC++
9 1 (1.08%) F#
9 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) Degree
2 19 (20.43%) PhD
3 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle
2 5 (5.38%) Twitter
3 3 (3.23%) Green Hills
3 3 (3.23%) Atmel
4 2 (2.15%) SAP
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
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