The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Developer
Rank 418 423 395
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 33 43 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 44
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
C++ Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20356 22430 21702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.96% 94.77% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16382 17934 17955
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in the South East

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

C++ Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

C++ Software Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +2 8 £50,000 +5.26%
Surrey +10 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Hampshire -2 6 £36,000 -4.00%
East Sussex -14 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Kent - 4 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 2 - - 2
Berkshire -6 2 £50,000 -4.76%
C++ Software Developer
England

C++ Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited C++ Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 59 (100.00%) C++
2 36 (61.02%) Windows
3 34 (57.63%) Degree
4 30 (50.85%) Software Engineering
4 30 (50.85%) Visual Studio
5 23 (38.98%) Computer Science
5 23 (38.98%) Multithreading
6 22 (37.29%) OO
7 20 (33.90%) OOD
8 17 (28.81%) STL
8 17 (28.81%) MFC
8 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (27.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 16 (27.12%) Linux
10 13 (22.03%) UML
10 13 (22.03%) TDD
11 12 (20.34%) Visualisation
11 12 (20.34%) C
11 12 (20.34%) C#
12 10 (16.95%) Mathematics
13 9 (15.25%) SQL
13 9 (15.25%) Python
14 8 (13.56%) Games
14 8 (13.56%) Qt
14 8 (13.56%) Software Architecture
14 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (11.86%) CUDA
15 7 (11.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 7 (11.86%) MATLAB
15 7 (11.86%) OpenGL

C++ Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited C++ Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (50.85%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (13.56%) Games
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) MFC
1 17 (28.81%) STL
2 16 (27.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (13.56%) Qt
4 7 (11.86%) OpenGL
5 5 (8.47%) .NET
5 5 (8.47%) OpenCL
6 4 (6.78%) OpenCV
7 3 (5.08%) XML
8 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.39%) HTML
8 2 (3.39%) CSS
9 1 (1.69%) DirectX
9 1 (1.69%) Web Services
9 1 (1.69%) JSON
9 1 (1.69%) WCF
9 1 (1.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Computer Science
2 12 (20.34%) Visualisation
3 10 (16.95%) Mathematics
4 7 (11.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (11.86%) Device Driver
4 7 (11.86%) CUDA
4 7 (11.86%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.08%) GIS
5 3 (5.08%) Physics
6 2 (3.39%) MPEG
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.69%) VHDL
7 1 (1.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 36 (61.02%) Windows
2 16 (27.12%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Software Engineering
2 23 (38.98%) Multithreading
3 22 (37.29%) OO
4 20 (33.90%) OOD
5 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (22.03%) TDD
6 13 (22.03%) UML
7 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.56%) Software Architecture
8 3 (5.08%) Release Management
8 3 (5.08%) Image Processing
8 3 (5.08%) Video Processing
8 3 (5.08%) 3D Visualisation
8 3 (5.08%) Android Development
8 3 (5.08%) Project Management
8 3 (5.08%) Validation
8 3 (5.08%) Information Security
9 2 (3.39%) CAD
9 2 (3.39%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.39%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (20.34%) C
2 12 (20.34%) C#
3 9 (15.25%) SQL
3 9 (15.25%) Python
4 7 (11.86%) MATLAB
5 5 (8.47%) Fortran
5 5 (8.47%) Java
6 3 (5.08%) Ruby
6 3 (5.08%) R
7 2 (3.39%) VC++
7 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) COBOL
8 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (57.63%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.69%) PhD
4 1 (1.69%) MOS
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
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