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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 215 231 221
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 25 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.49% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 31
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £40,000
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
5703 6379 6804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.72% 96.86% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 5196 5443
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 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 23 July 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 -3 25 £40,000 +15.94% 5
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 58 (100.00%) C++
1 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (56.90%) Degree
3 32 (55.17%) Electronics
4 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (43.10%) Windows
6 24 (41.38%) C
7 23 (39.66%) Visual Studio
8 22 (37.93%) Git (software)
9 21 (36.21%) OO
10 19 (32.76%) C#
10 19 (32.76%) Multithreading
10 19 (32.76%) Computer Science
11 18 (31.03%) STL
12 12 (20.69%) Linux
12 12 (20.69%) OOD
12 12 (20.69%) Embedded C
13 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
14 10 (17.24%) Games
14 10 (17.24%) Scrum
14 10 (17.24%) Windows XP
15 7 (12.07%) Windows CE
15 7 (12.07%) Embedded Software Development
15 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
16 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (10.34%) Embedded Linux
16 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
16 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
16 6 (10.34%) Pair Programming

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) MySQL
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (39.66%) Visual Studio
2 22 (37.93%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 32 (55.17%) Electronics
2 10 (17.24%) Games
3 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.90%) Marketing
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) STL
2 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) ATL
3 3 (5.17%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) COM
4 1 (1.72%) JSON
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
4 1 (1.72%) SOAP
4 1 (1.72%) WCF
4 1 (1.72%) Web Services
4 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (8.62%) Device Driver
3 5 (8.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.90%) N-Tier
5 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.10%) Windows
2 12 (20.69%) Linux
3 10 (17.24%) Windows XP
4 7 (12.07%) Windows CE
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (36.21%) OO
4 19 (32.76%) Multithreading
5 12 (20.69%) OOD
6 10 (17.24%) Scrum
7 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.07%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (10.34%) Pair Programming
8 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.34%) UML
9 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
11 3 (5.17%) SDLC
11 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.45%) Customer Insight
12 2 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (41.38%) C
3 19 (32.76%) C#
4 12 (20.69%) Embedded C
5 3 (5.17%) PHP
5 3 (5.17%) VB
6 2 (3.45%) Java
6 2 (3.45%) VC++
7 1 (1.72%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) Scala
7 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (56.90%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) HNC
2 6 (10.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.72%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Firmware
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (1.72%) Twitter
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