The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West 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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 235 233 252
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 21 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.43% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.45% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 15
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6179 6460 7154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.74% 96.58% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5202 5371 5938
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the North West region.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Manchester -2 21 £40,000 +15.94% 2
C++ Software Engineer
England

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 North West region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) C++
1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (69.57%) Electronics
3 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (60.87%) Degree
4 20 (43.48%) Computer Science
4 20 (43.48%) Git (software)
4 20 (43.48%) STL
5 11 (23.91%) C
6 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
6 10 (21.74%) Embedded C
7 7 (15.22%) Windows
8 6 (13.04%) Middleware
9 5 (10.87%) Embedded C++
9 5 (10.87%) .NET
10 4 (8.70%) MySQL
10 4 (8.70%) PHP
10 4 (8.70%) VB
10 4 (8.70%) HTML
10 4 (8.70%) SAP
10 4 (8.70%) ATL
10 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
10 4 (8.70%) Firmware
10 4 (8.70%) Marketing
10 4 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (8.70%) Wireless
10 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
10 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
10 4 (8.70%) Finance

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Wireless
2 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
2 3 (6.52%) Modbus
2 3 (6.52%) RS-485
2 3 (6.52%) ZigBee
3 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.52%) Subversion
3 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (69.57%) Electronics
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Music Industry
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) STL
2 6 (13.04%) Middleware
3 5 (10.87%) .NET
4 4 (8.70%) ATL
4 4 (8.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.52%) Device Driver
3 3 (6.52%) Home Automation
3 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.17%) APACS
5 1 (2.17%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (2.17%) Chip Card
5 1 (2.17%) Contactless
5 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.17%) EFTPOS
5 1 (2.17%) EMV
5 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.17%) iPad
5 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 4 (8.70%) Multithreading
3 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
3 4 (8.70%) Scrum
4 3 (6.52%) SDLC
4 3 (6.52%) UML
4 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Analytics
5 2 (4.35%) Customer Insight
5 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) Data Analytics
5 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.17%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.17%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (23.91%) C
3 10 (21.74%) Embedded C
4 5 (10.87%) Embedded C++
5 4 (8.70%) PHP
5 4 (8.70%) VB
6 2 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
7 1 (2.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 8583
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 7816
1 1 (2.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Firmware
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) SAP
2 3 (6.52%) EMC
3 1 (2.17%) Ingenico
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter
3 1 (2.17%) VeriFone
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago