The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 69 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.12% 0.51% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.56% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -1.84%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
C++ Software Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
340 360 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.24% 92.54% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 265 321 290
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

C++ Software Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (90.91%) C
2 10 (90.91%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
3 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
4 1 (9.09%) Robotics
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Robotics
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) UNIX
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (90.91%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree