The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 29 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 62 79 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 14 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.87% 0.83% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 0.86% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 10
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
720 930 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.00% 96.98% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 661 806 619
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Software Engineer
Oxfordshire

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 51 (100.00%) C++
1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (78.43%) Mathematics
3 25 (49.02%) Physics
3 25 (49.02%) PhD
4 23 (45.10%) C#
5 16 (31.37%) Degree
6 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 13 (25.49%) C
8 12 (23.53%) Windows
9 11 (21.57%) OO
10 10 (19.61%) .NET
10 10 (19.61%) WCF
10 10 (19.61%) WPF
10 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
11 6 (11.76%) SQL
12 5 (9.80%) Java
12 5 (9.80%) Linux
12 5 (9.80%) OpenGL
12 5 (9.80%) MATLAB
12 5 (9.80%) Python
12 5 (9.80%) Regression Testing
12 5 (9.80%) Robotics
12 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
12 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
12 5 (9.80%) CUDA
12 5 (9.80%) CMake
12 5 (9.80%) OpenCL
12 5 (9.80%) Analytics
13 4 (7.84%) Image Processing

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.80%) CMake
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
1 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
1 10 (19.61%) WCF
1 10 (19.61%) WPF
2 5 (9.80%) OpenGL
2 5 (9.80%) OpenCL
3 3 (5.88%) STL
3 3 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (1.96%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (78.43%) Mathematics
2 25 (49.02%) Physics
3 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.80%) CUDA
4 5 (9.80%) Robotics
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (21.57%) OO
3 5 (9.80%) Regression Testing
3 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
3 5 (9.80%) Analytics
4 4 (7.84%) Image Processing
5 3 (5.88%) Video Processing
6 1 (1.96%) Parallel Computing
6 1 (1.96%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 23 (45.10%) C#
3 13 (25.49%) C
4 6 (11.76%) SQL
5 5 (9.80%) Python
5 5 (9.80%) MATLAB
5 5 (9.80%) Java
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) PhD
2 16 (31.37%) Degree
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