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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 569 575 549
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 57 53 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 93
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,200 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £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
42753 41632 47612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35655 35019 41251
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
City of London +18 12 £66,000 -22.35% 3
Surbiton +5 12 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Chessington - 12 £32,500 - 1
Croydon - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £40,000 -
Teddington - 1 £37,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 146 (100.00%) C++
1 146 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 68 (46.58%) Linux
3 60 (41.10%) Computer Science
4 49 (33.56%) Degree
5 47 (32.19%) C
6 40 (27.40%) UNIX
6 40 (27.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 39 (26.71%) Multithreading
8 38 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (25.34%) Qt
10 35 (23.97%) Games
11 34 (23.29%) Windows
12 33 (22.60%) Mathematics
13 32 (21.92%) 3D Graphics
13 32 (21.92%) OpenGL
14 31 (21.23%) Physics
15 27 (18.49%) OO
15 27 (18.49%) STL
16 26 (17.81%) Telecoms
17 25 (17.12%) OpenCL
18 19 (13.01%) Low Latency
19 18 (12.33%) PhD
20 17 (11.64%) Python
20 17 (11.64%) Java
21 16 (10.96%) MFC
21 16 (10.96%) Finance
21 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
22 15 (10.27%) Wireless
22 15 (10.27%) Device Driver

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (2.74%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.68%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.27%) Wireless
2 13 (8.90%) TCP/IP
3 12 (8.22%) RTP
3 12 (8.22%) SS7
4 11 (7.53%) GSM
5 10 (6.85%) TCAP
5 10 (6.85%) INAP
5 10 (6.85%) VLAN
5 10 (6.85%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (1.37%) Internet
7 1 (0.68%) CDMA
7 1 (0.68%) GPRS
7 1 (0.68%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.68%) UMTS
7 1 (0.68%) HTTP
7 1 (0.68%) HSPA
7 1 (0.68%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.42%) Big Data
2 4 (2.74%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.37%) Informix
4 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.68%) Maven
2 1 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 35 (23.97%) Games
2 26 (17.81%) Telecoms
3 16 (10.96%) Finance
4 3 (2.05%) Front Office
4 3 (2.05%) Electronics
5 2 (1.37%) Automotive
5 2 (1.37%) Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 37 (25.34%) Qt
3 32 (21.92%) OpenGL
4 27 (18.49%) STL
5 25 (17.12%) OpenCL
6 16 (10.96%) MFC
7 6 (4.11%) Web Services
8 4 (2.74%) XML
8 4 (2.74%) J2SE
8 4 (2.74%) Lucene
8 4 (2.74%) HTML
9 3 (2.05%) HTML5
9 3 (2.05%) Swing
9 3 (2.05%) Android SDK
10 2 (1.37%) ATL
11 1 (0.68%) XML Schema
11 1 (0.68%) Dojo
11 1 (0.68%) jQuery
11 1 (0.68%) Rendezvous
11 1 (0.68%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 60 (41.10%) Computer Science
2 33 (22.60%) Mathematics
3 32 (21.92%) 3D Graphics
4 31 (21.23%) Physics
5 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (10.27%) Device Driver
7 14 (9.59%) CUDA
8 5 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (3.42%) User Experience
9 4 (2.74%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.74%) Visualisation
10 3 (2.05%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (1.37%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.37%) Derivative
11 2 (1.37%) Animation
12 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.68%) GIS
12 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.68%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 68 (46.58%) Linux
2 40 (27.40%) UNIX
3 34 (23.29%) Windows
4 8 (5.48%) Android
5 6 (4.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (26.71%) Multithreading
3 38 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (18.49%) OO
5 19 (13.01%) Low Latency
6 14 (9.59%) Image Processing
7 13 (8.90%) Video Processing
8 12 (8.22%) Network Design
9 9 (6.16%) Signal Processing
10 8 (5.48%) OOD
11 7 (4.79%) TDD
11 7 (4.79%) Analytics
12 6 (4.11%) Scrum
12 6 (4.11%) High Availability
12 6 (4.11%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.42%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.42%) SOA
14 4 (2.74%) Electronic Trading
14 4 (2.74%) Portfolio Management
14 4 (2.74%) 3D Rendering
Programming Languages
1 146 (100.00%) C++
2 47 (32.19%) C
3 17 (11.64%) Java
3 17 (11.64%) Python
4 8 (5.48%) C#
5 7 (4.79%) SQL
6 5 (3.42%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.42%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.05%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.37%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.68%) VBA
9 1 (0.68%) F#
9 1 (0.68%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 49 (33.56%) Degree
2 18 (12.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.68%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (3.42%) Oracle
2 3 (2.05%) Twitter
3 1 (0.68%) JBoss
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.68%) TIBCO
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £22,000 to £30,000
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Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum DOE + Excellent Corporate Bens/bonus
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