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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 563 586 503
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -83
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 89 81 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 79 73 201
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(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
Surbiton +14 22 £37,500 +7.14%
Chessington +13 11 £32,500 -10.34%
City of London +59 5 £45,000 -
Hounslow - 5 £47,500 - 1
Ealing - 4 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +9 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Croydon - 2 £42,500 -
Brentford - 1 £52,500 -
New Malden - 1 - -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 181 (100.00%) C++
2 175 (96.69%) Software Engineering
3 92 (50.83%) C
4 80 (44.20%) Linux
5 64 (35.36%) Computer Science
6 59 (32.60%) Windows
7 46 (25.41%) Degree
7 46 (25.41%) Unix
8 39 (21.55%) Python
9 38 (20.99%) Signal Processing
10 35 (19.34%) Algorithms
11 33 (18.23%) Finance
11 33 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (17.68%) Video Content Analysis
12 32 (17.68%) Content Analysis
13 27 (14.92%) Low Latency
13 27 (14.92%) Image Processing
14 24 (13.26%) Analytics
14 24 (13.26%) SQL
15 22 (12.15%) C#
16 21 (11.60%) Java
16 21 (11.60%) STL
16 21 (11.60%) TCP/IP
16 21 (11.60%) TDD
17 20 (11.05%) PhD
17 20 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (10.50%) High Availability
19 17 (9.39%) Scrum
19 17 (9.39%) Web Services
20 16 (8.84%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (1.10%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.55%) JBoss
2 1 (0.55%) nginx
2 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.97%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.60%) TCP/IP
2 14 (7.73%) Network Security
3 3 (1.66%) FTP
3 3 (1.66%) HTTP
4 1 (0.55%) SSL
4 1 (0.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (4.42%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (7.18%) SpecFlow
2 6 (3.31%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.21%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.21%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.66%) Subversion
5 2 (1.10%) CMake
5 2 (1.10%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.10%) Hudson
5 2 (1.10%) SCons
5 2 (1.10%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.55%) Clang
6 1 (0.55%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.55%) Geb
6 1 (0.55%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.55%) jMock
6 1 (0.55%) JProfiler
6 1 (0.55%) JUnit
6 1 (0.55%) Spock
General
1 33 (18.23%) Finance
2 13 (7.18%) Games
3 10 (5.52%) Electronics
4 9 (4.97%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.42%) Marketing
6 7 (3.87%) Front Office
7 4 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.66%) Banking
8 3 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.60%) STL
2 17 (9.39%) Web Services
3 16 (8.84%) .NET
4 15 (8.29%) ASP.NET
4 15 (8.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 15 (8.29%) WCF
4 15 (8.29%) WPF
5 13 (7.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (7.18%) COM
6 7 (3.87%) HTML
7 5 (2.76%) CSS
8 4 (2.21%) Qt
9 3 (1.66%) MFC
9 3 (1.66%) XML
10 2 (1.10%) Backbone.js
10 2 (1.10%) Ember.js
10 2 (1.10%) LLVM
10 2 (1.10%) Lucene
10 2 (1.10%) RESTful
10 2 (1.10%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (35.36%) Computer Science
2 35 (19.34%) Algorithms
3 16 (8.84%) Hedge funds
4 13 (7.18%) BYOD
4 13 (7.18%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (7.18%) Visualisation
5 12 (6.63%) Data Structures
5 12 (6.63%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (6.63%) Equities
6 10 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.97%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (4.42%) CUDA
9 6 (3.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (2.76%) Mathematics
11 4 (2.21%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (1.66%) Fixed Income
12 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.10%) Cryptography
13 2 (1.10%) Derivative
13 2 (1.10%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 80 (44.20%) Linux
2 59 (32.60%) Windows
3 46 (25.41%) Unix
4 9 (4.97%) Android
5 6 (3.31%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.21%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.21%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.55%) Solaris
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (96.69%) Software Engineering
2 38 (20.99%) Signal Processing
3 33 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (17.68%) Content Analysis
4 32 (17.68%) Video Content Analysis
5 27 (14.92%) Image Processing
5 27 (14.92%) Low Latency
6 24 (13.26%) Analytics
7 21 (11.60%) TDD
8 20 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (10.50%) High Availability
10 17 (9.39%) Scrum
11 15 (8.29%) Multithreading
12 13 (7.18%) BDD
12 13 (7.18%) Kanban
12 13 (7.18%) OO
12 13 (7.18%) OOP
13 11 (6.08%) Pattern Recognition
13 11 (6.08%) Video Processing
14 9 (4.97%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (100.00%) C++
2 92 (50.83%) C
3 39 (21.55%) Python
4 24 (13.26%) SQL
5 22 (12.15%) C#
6 21 (11.60%) Java
7 13 (7.18%) Objective-C
8 11 (6.08%) Embedded C
9 8 (4.42%) Embedded C++
10 7 (3.87%) Go
10 7 (3.87%) Ruby
11 6 (3.31%) JavaScript
11 6 (3.31%) Scala
12 5 (2.76%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.21%) Julia
13 4 (2.21%) R
14 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.10%) Perl
14 2 (1.10%) VC++
15 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (25.41%) Degree
2 20 (11.05%) PhD
3 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.21%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.63%) Firmware
2 6 (3.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (7.18%) WMI
2 8 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.55%) Ansible
3 1 (0.55%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (8.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.18%) Apple
3 11 (6.08%) Oracle
4 4 (2.21%) SAP
5 2 (1.10%) Perforce
5 2 (1.10%) Twitter
5 2 (1.10%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.55%) Alias
6 1 (0.55%) Coverity
6 1 (0.55%) Google
6 1 (0.55%) Intel
6 1 (0.55%) Splunk
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