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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 558 567 550
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 60 93 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52 89 101
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
37500 41450 44407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.57% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32592 35224 37002
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 August 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 August 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 +56 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Chessington - 2 £37,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £45,000 - 1
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 143 (100.00%) C++
2 142 (99.30%) Software Engineering
3 62 (43.36%) Linux
4 54 (37.76%) C
5 44 (30.77%) Degree
6 41 (28.67%) Computer Science
7 38 (26.57%) Windows
8 35 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (23.08%) Python
9 33 (23.08%) Java
10 32 (22.38%) Finance
11 29 (20.28%) SQL
12 21 (14.69%) Qt
13 20 (13.99%) C#
13 20 (13.99%) Signal Processing
14 17 (11.89%) Oracle
14 17 (11.89%) Embedded C
15 16 (11.19%) OOP
15 16 (11.19%) Unix
15 16 (11.19%) Algorithms
16 15 (10.49%) OO
16 15 (10.49%) Embedded C++
16 15 (10.49%) OOD
17 14 (9.79%) PhD
17 14 (9.79%) Low Latency
17 14 (9.79%) Video Content Analysis
17 14 (9.79%) Content Analysis
18 13 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (9.09%) STL
18 13 (9.09%) MFC

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 (2.10%) IIS
2 2 (1.40%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.70%) JBoss
3 1 (0.70%) nginx
3 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.29%) HTTP
2 8 (5.59%) FTP
3 2 (1.40%) SSL
4 1 (0.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.70%) Internet
4 1 (0.70%) RS-232
4 1 (0.70%) RS-485
4 1 (0.70%) SMTP
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.39%) Relational Database
2 9 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.20%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.20%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.10%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.40%) Big Data
7 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.70%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Vagrant
2 6 (4.20%) Subversion
3 5 (3.50%) CruiseControl
3 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.10%) Moq
4 3 (2.10%) MSTest
4 3 (2.10%) NUnit
4 3 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.40%) CppUnit
5 2 (1.40%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.70%) Clang
6 1 (0.70%) Geb
6 1 (0.70%) JIRA
6 1 (0.70%) jMock
6 1 (0.70%) JProfiler
6 1 (0.70%) JUnit
6 1 (0.70%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.70%) Spock
General
1 32 (22.38%) Finance
2 11 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.29%) Games
4 7 (4.90%) Marketing
5 5 (3.50%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.80%) Electronics
6 4 (2.80%) Legal
7 3 (2.10%) Billing
7 3 (2.10%) Front Office
7 3 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.70%) Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.69%) Qt
2 13 (9.09%) MFC
2 13 (9.09%) STL
3 11 (7.69%) XML
4 9 (6.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 9 (6.29%) Web Services
5 8 (5.59%) WCF
5 8 (5.59%) WPF
6 7 (4.90%) OpenGL
7 5 (3.50%) .NET
7 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.50%) HTML
7 5 (3.50%) jQuery
8 4 (2.80%) SOAP
9 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.10%) NHibernate
9 3 (2.10%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (1.40%) RESTful
10 2 (1.40%) Xamarin.iOS
10 2 (1.40%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 41 (28.67%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.19%) Algorithms
3 13 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (8.39%) Mathematics
5 11 (7.69%) Physics
6 10 (6.99%) Hedge funds
7 7 (4.90%) 3D Graphics
8 6 (4.20%) Device Driver
9 5 (3.50%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (2.10%) User Experience
11 2 (1.40%) Chemistry
11 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.70%) Derivative
12 1 (0.70%) EMV
12 1 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.70%) Neural Network
12 1 (0.70%) PKI
12 1 (0.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 62 (43.36%) Linux
2 38 (26.57%) Windows
3 16 (11.19%) Unix
4 12 (8.39%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (6.99%) Android
6 5 (3.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.70%) MeeGo
7 1 (0.70%) Symbian OS
7 1 (0.70%) webOS
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (99.30%) Software Engineering
2 35 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.99%) Signal Processing
4 16 (11.19%) OOP
5 15 (10.49%) OO
5 15 (10.49%) OOD
6 14 (9.79%) Content Analysis
6 14 (9.79%) Low Latency
6 14 (9.79%) Video Content Analysis
7 11 (7.69%) Image Processing
7 11 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 10 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.29%) Analytics
9 9 (6.29%) MVC
9 9 (6.29%) TDD
10 8 (5.59%) CAE
10 8 (5.59%) DevOps
10 8 (5.59%) Functional Programming
10 8 (5.59%) High Availability
10 8 (5.59%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 143 (100.00%) C++
2 54 (37.76%) C
3 33 (23.08%) Java
3 33 (23.08%) Python
4 29 (20.28%) SQL
5 20 (13.99%) C#
6 17 (11.89%) Embedded C
7 15 (10.49%) Embedded C++
8 9 (6.29%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.59%) Fortran
9 8 (5.59%) Go
9 8 (5.59%) JavaScript
9 8 (5.59%) Ruby
9 8 (5.59%) Scala
10 5 (3.50%) VC++
11 4 (2.80%) PHP
12 3 (2.10%) Julia
12 3 (2.10%) R
12 3 (2.10%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 44 (30.77%) Degree
2 14 (9.79%) PhD
3 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.59%) Docker
2 2 (1.40%) Firmware
3 1 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (11.89%) Oracle
2 4 (2.80%) SAP
3 3 (2.10%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.40%) Google
4 2 (1.40%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.70%) Atmel
5 1 (0.70%) Green Hills
5 1 (0.70%) Intel
5 1 (0.70%) Perforce
5 1 (0.70%) QNX
5 1 (0.70%) Symbian
5 1 (0.70%) Twitter
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