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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 75 47 72
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 4 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.53% 4.35% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 4.58% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 38 14
Average salary - £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
720 851 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.62% 94.98% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 591 766 822
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
4 9 (64.29%) STL
4 9 (64.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
5 8 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (57.14%) Device Driver
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) Python
7 4 (28.57%) Software Architecture
7 4 (28.57%) Big Data
7 4 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
7 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
7 4 (28.57%) Analytics
8 1 (7.14%) Valgrind
8 1 (7.14%) GCC
8 1 (7.14%) GDB
8 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
8 1 (7.14%) PhD
8 1 (7.14%) Firmware
8 1 (7.14%) Electronics
8 1 (7.14%) Physics

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Valgrind
2 1 (7.14%) GCC
2 1 (7.14%) GDB
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) STL
1 9 (64.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (57.14%) Device Driver
2 8 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (7.14%) Physics
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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