The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 57 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 14 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.90% - 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 11
Average salary £35,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
C++ Software Engineer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
722 633 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 98.10% 95.76% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 656 585 333
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 23 (100.00%) C++
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 23 (100.00%) Degree
1 23 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (95.65%) C#
3 21 (91.30%) Python
4 20 (86.96%) SQL
5 16 (69.57%) Visual Studio
5 16 (69.57%) PhD
5 16 (69.57%) Windows
5 16 (69.57%) Mathematics
5 16 (69.57%) Physics
6 15 (65.22%) Linux
7 14 (60.87%) Electronics
7 14 (60.87%) Scrum
7 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (60.87%) Image Processing
8 12 (52.17%) Pattern Recognition
9 11 (47.83%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
10 7 (30.43%) .NET
10 7 (30.43%) HTML
11 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
11 6 (26.09%) SaaS
11 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
11 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
12 3 (13.04%) C
13 2 (8.70%) Games
13 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
13 2 (8.70%) R

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) ISDN
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (60.87%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
2 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
2 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (69.57%) Mathematics
2 16 (69.57%) Physics
3 11 (47.83%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (60.87%) Scrum
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Image Processing
3 12 (52.17%) Pattern Recognition
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (95.65%) C#
3 21 (91.30%) Python
4 20 (86.96%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.04%) C
7 2 (8.70%) R
8 1 (4.35%) Java
8 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (69.57%) PhD