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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 596 548 563
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 31 89 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 87 50
Average salary £40,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £82,000 £119,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
40970 43753 42052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.69% 93.90% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34560 36068 35618
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +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 31 March 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 March 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
Chessington -9 6 £36,250 +11.53%
Surbiton -4 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Kingston Upon Thames -5 5 £35,000 +7.69%
City of London -4 2 £42,000 -37.77%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 77 (100.00%) C++
1 77 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (36.36%) C
2 28 (36.36%) UNIX
3 25 (32.47%) OO
4 24 (31.17%) Linux
4 24 (31.17%) Computer Science
5 19 (24.68%) Algorithms
6 18 (23.38%) Degree
6 18 (23.38%) Finance
7 17 (22.08%) Windows
8 16 (20.78%) PhD
8 16 (20.78%) Multithreading
9 15 (19.48%) OOD
10 13 (16.88%) Image Processing
11 12 (15.58%) Video Content Analysis
11 12 (15.58%) Content Analysis
12 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (14.29%) Analytics
12 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
12 11 (14.29%) STL
12 11 (14.29%) MFC
12 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (14.29%) Software Architecture
13 9 (11.69%) Video Analytics
13 9 (11.69%) Qt
14 8 (10.39%) Mathematics
14 8 (10.39%) Physics
14 8 (10.39%) UML
14 8 (10.39%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.30%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) MySQL
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
1 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (23.38%) Finance
2 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.09%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Front Office
4 2 (2.60%) Electronics
4 2 (2.60%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.60%) Automotive
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.29%) MFC
1 11 (14.29%) STL
2 9 (11.69%) Qt
3 7 (9.09%) ATL
4 6 (7.79%) XML
5 5 (6.49%) .NET
5 5 (6.49%) OpenGL
5 5 (6.49%) OpenCL
6 4 (5.19%) HTML
6 4 (5.19%) CSS
7 3 (3.90%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.60%) Java RMI
8 2 (2.60%) XML Schema
8 2 (2.60%) Akka
8 2 (2.60%) gevent
8 2 (2.60%) JavaSpaces
8 2 (2.60%) Twisted
9 1 (1.30%) Lucene
9 1 (1.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Computer Science
2 19 (24.68%) Algorithms
3 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.39%) Mathematics
4 8 (10.39%) Physics
5 7 (9.09%) Exotic Derivative
5 7 (9.09%) Derivative
5 7 (9.09%) Data Structures
6 6 (7.79%) Open Source
7 5 (6.49%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (5.19%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (3.90%) Device Driver
9 3 (3.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (2.60%) DTV
10 2 (2.60%) Hedge funds
11 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (36.36%) UNIX
2 24 (31.17%) Linux
3 17 (22.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (32.47%) OO
3 16 (20.78%) Multithreading
4 15 (19.48%) OOD
5 13 (16.88%) Image Processing
6 12 (15.58%) Video Content Analysis
6 12 (15.58%) Content Analysis
7 11 (14.29%) Software Architecture
7 11 (14.29%) Analytics
7 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (11.69%) Video Analytics
9 8 (10.39%) UML
10 7 (9.09%) OOP
10 7 (9.09%) Requirements Management
10 7 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
11 6 (7.79%) Low Latency
12 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (5.19%) CAD
13 4 (5.19%) Signal Processing
13 4 (5.19%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (36.36%) C
3 8 (10.39%) Python
4 6 (7.79%) Java
4 6 (7.79%) MATLAB
5 5 (6.49%) C#
6 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.90%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.90%) Embedded C++
7 3 (3.90%) SQL
8 2 (2.60%) Ruby
8 2 (2.60%) Scala
8 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.60%) Golang
8 2 (2.60%) Perl
8 2 (2.60%) PHP
9 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Degree
2 16 (20.78%) PhD
3 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle
2 3 (3.90%) Green Hills
2 3 (3.90%) Atmel
2 3 (3.90%) Twitter
3 2 (2.60%) SAP
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
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