The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 564 535 534
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 83 69 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 72 66 94
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45126 41350 48816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.62% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37946 34744 42563
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 -13 16 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Surbiton - 15 £40,000 - 1
Chessington - 11 £40,000 -
Croydon - 9 £52,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £32,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 173 (100.00%) C++
1 173 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 80 (46.24%) Linux
3 72 (41.62%) Computer Science
4 68 (39.31%) Windows
5 66 (38.15%) C
6 65 (37.57%) Degree
7 52 (30.06%) STL
8 48 (27.75%) UNIX
9 47 (27.17%) OO
10 46 (26.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 42 (24.28%) Multithreading
12 39 (22.54%) Low Latency
13 38 (21.97%) Games
14 35 (20.23%) Telecoms
15 30 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (16.76%) Qt
17 25 (14.45%) 3D Graphics
17 25 (14.45%) Mathematics
18 24 (13.87%) Physics
19 23 (13.29%) Image Processing
20 22 (12.72%) Finance
21 20 (11.56%) OOD
21 20 (11.56%) Signal Processing
22 19 (10.98%) Java
23 18 (10.40%) PhD
23 18 (10.40%) OpenGL
23 18 (10.40%) Wireless
24 17 (9.83%) Device Driver
25 15 (8.67%) OpenCL

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 7 (4.05%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.58%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (2.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.40%) Wireless
2 13 (7.51%) TCP/IP
3 12 (6.94%) RTP
3 12 (6.94%) SS7
4 10 (5.78%) TCAP
4 10 (5.78%) INAP
4 10 (5.78%) GSM
4 10 (5.78%) VLAN
4 10 (5.78%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (0.58%) PBX
5 1 (0.58%) HTTP
5 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.47%) Big Data
2 5 (2.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.73%) Informix
3 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.73%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.58%) Maven
2 1 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 38 (21.97%) Games
2 35 (20.23%) Telecoms
3 22 (12.72%) Finance
4 6 (3.47%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.89%) Electronics
6 2 (1.16%) Automotive
6 2 (1.16%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (30.06%) STL
2 46 (26.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 29 (16.76%) Qt
4 18 (10.40%) OpenGL
5 15 (8.67%) OpenCL
6 9 (5.20%) Web Services
7 8 (4.62%) MFC
8 7 (4.05%) Lucene
9 6 (3.47%) XML
10 4 (2.31%) Android SDK
11 3 (1.73%) HTML5
11 3 (1.73%) HTML
11 3 (1.73%) J2SE
11 3 (1.73%) XML Schema
12 2 (1.16%) .NET
12 2 (1.16%) Swing
12 2 (1.16%) DirectX
12 2 (1.16%) Unreal Engine
13 1 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
13 1 (0.58%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 72 (41.62%) Computer Science
2 25 (14.45%) 3D Graphics
2 25 (14.45%) Mathematics
3 24 (13.87%) Physics
4 17 (9.83%) Device Driver
5 9 (5.20%) CUDA
6 8 (4.62%) Hedge funds
7 7 (4.05%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.31%) Open Source
9 3 (1.73%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.16%) Animation
10 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.58%) Social Network
11 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.58%) GIS
11 1 (0.58%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.58%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 80 (46.24%) Linux
2 68 (39.31%) Windows
3 48 (27.75%) UNIX
4 9 (5.20%) Android
5 5 (2.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 47 (27.17%) OO
3 42 (24.28%) Multithreading
4 39 (22.54%) Low Latency
5 30 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (13.29%) Image Processing
7 20 (11.56%) Signal Processing
7 20 (11.56%) OOD
8 13 (7.51%) Analytics
9 12 (6.94%) Network Design
10 10 (5.78%) SOA
11 9 (5.20%) Scrum
12 8 (4.62%) Video Processing
12 8 (4.62%) Electronic Trading
13 7 (4.05%) BDD
13 7 (4.05%) Portfolio Management
13 7 (4.05%) TDD
14 6 (3.47%) High Availability
15 5 (2.89%) Data Security
15 5 (2.89%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 173 (100.00%) C++
2 66 (38.15%) C
3 19 (10.98%) Java
4 14 (8.09%) Python
5 10 (5.78%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.62%) C#
6 8 (4.62%) SQL
7 7 (4.05%) Perl
8 4 (2.31%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.73%) PHP
10 2 (1.16%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 65 (37.57%) Degree
2 18 (10.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.73%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (4.05%) Oracle
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.58%) Siemens
3 1 (0.58%) Mitel
3 1 (0.58%) Polycom
3 1 (0.58%) JBoss
Central London / West End
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Dental + Life Ins +
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum +bonus + health + pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum £20k - £27k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tom Tom
Salary: /- 43K
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago