The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 69 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 14 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.78% 1.23% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.30% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 14
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
C++ Software Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
740 690 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.27% 94.39% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 582 617 822
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) C++
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (77.78%) Visual Studio
3 13 (72.22%) STL
3 13 (72.22%) Degree
3 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
3 13 (72.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 9 (50.00%) Device Driver
5 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
5 5 (27.78%) Robotics
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) Firmware
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Electronics
6 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 4 (22.22%) Valgrind
6 4 (22.22%) GCC
6 4 (22.22%) GDB
7 3 (16.67%) Modbus
7 3 (16.67%) Profibus
7 3 (16.67%) User Experience
7 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) Automotive
7 3 (16.67%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 3 (16.67%) Modbus
1 3 (16.67%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Valgrind
2 4 (22.22%) GCC
2 4 (22.22%) GDB
General
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 4 (22.22%) Electronics
3 3 (16.67%) Automotive
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) STL
1 13 (72.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
2 9 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 9 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (27.78%) Robotics
4 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 3 (16.67%) User Experience
5 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Firmware