The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 347 286 353
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 91 160 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.70% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.74% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79 157 80
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
C++ Software Engineer
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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

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

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

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

C++ Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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 +28 31 £40,000 -3.03% 3
Hampshire -33 20 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 12 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +1 10 £37,000 -4.51% 8
Oxfordshire -12 9 £44,250 +4.11% 2
Berkshire -9 7 £40,000 -23.80% 4
East Sussex -3 2 £38,750 -3.12%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 172 (100.00%) C++
1 172 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 90 (52.33%) Linux
3 79 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (36.63%) Degree
5 60 (34.88%) Computer Science
6 58 (33.72%) C#
7 51 (29.65%) Visual Studio
8 45 (26.16%) Windows
9 39 (22.67%) SQL
10 38 (22.09%) OOD
11 37 (21.51%) C
12 36 (20.93%) STL
13 35 (20.35%) OO
14 34 (19.77%) Java
14 34 (19.77%) TDD
15 32 (18.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 31 (18.02%) Mathematics
17 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
18 28 (16.28%) .NET
19 27 (15.70%) Qt
20 25 (14.53%) HTML
21 23 (13.37%) Multithreading
22 21 (12.21%) MFC
23 20 (11.63%) Python
24 19 (11.05%) Physics
25 18 (10.47%) XML
25 18 (10.47%) UNIX
25 18 (10.47%) Embedded Systems
26 17 (9.88%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.74%) Apache
2 2 (1.16%) IIS
2 2 (1.16%) nginx
2 2 (1.16%) Kinematics
3 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.58%) JBoss
3 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.81%) LDAP
1 10 (5.81%) FTP
1 10 (5.81%) HTTP
1 10 (5.81%) Kerberos
1 10 (5.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.74%) RTP
3 1 (0.58%) VoIP
3 1 (0.58%) WAN
3 1 (0.58%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.33%) Big Data
3 2 (1.16%) MySQL
3 2 (1.16%) CouchDB
3 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 51 (29.65%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.81%) Eclipse
3 9 (5.23%) Subversion
4 3 (1.74%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.74%) JIRA
5 2 (1.16%) Xcode
5 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.58%) GCC
6 1 (0.58%) GDB
6 1 (0.58%) Valgrind
6 1 (0.58%) JUnit
6 1 (0.58%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.58%) Maven
6 1 (0.58%) StarTeam
General
1 15 (8.72%) Electronics
2 10 (5.81%) Games
3 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.74%) Finance
4 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.93%) STL
2 32 (18.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 28 (16.28%) .NET
4 27 (15.70%) Qt
5 25 (14.53%) HTML
6 21 (12.21%) MFC
7 18 (10.47%) XML
8 14 (8.14%) HTML5
9 12 (6.98%) Web Services
10 11 (6.40%) COM
10 11 (6.40%) D-Bus
11 10 (5.81%) ASP.NET
12 9 (5.23%) J2SE
12 9 (5.23%) CSS
12 9 (5.23%) J2EE
13 8 (4.65%) QML
13 8 (4.65%) OpenCL
14 6 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (2.33%) REST
16 3 (1.74%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 60 (34.88%) Computer Science
2 31 (18.02%) Mathematics
3 19 (11.05%) Physics
4 18 (10.47%) Embedded Systems
5 16 (9.30%) Algorithms
6 13 (7.56%) Device Driver
7 10 (5.81%) Statistics
8 9 (5.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 8 (4.65%) Visualisation
10 6 (3.49%) Client/Server
10 6 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (2.91%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (1.74%) Streaming Video
14 2 (1.16%) Mechatronics
14 2 (1.16%) MPEG
14 2 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
14 2 (1.16%) Open Source
14 2 (1.16%) CUDA
14 2 (1.16%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 90 (52.33%) Linux
2 45 (26.16%) Windows
3 18 (10.47%) UNIX
4 13 (7.56%) Solaris
5 7 (4.07%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 79 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (22.09%) OOD
4 35 (20.35%) OO
5 34 (19.77%) TDD
6 23 (13.37%) Multithreading
7 17 (9.88%) Web Development
8 16 (9.30%) UML
8 16 (9.30%) Unit Testing
9 10 (5.81%) Scrum
10 9 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.07%) Software Architecture
12 6 (3.49%) MVC
12 6 (3.49%) Image Processing
12 6 (3.49%) Pattern Recognition
13 5 (2.91%) SOA
14 4 (2.33%) CAD
14 4 (2.33%) Big Data Analytics
14 4 (2.33%) Data Analytics
14 4 (2.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 172 (100.00%) C++
2 58 (33.72%) C#
3 39 (22.67%) SQL
4 37 (21.51%) C
5 34 (19.77%) Java
6 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
7 20 (11.63%) Python
8 13 (7.56%) Embedded C++
9 3 (1.74%) Embedded C
9 3 (1.74%) Ada
10 2 (1.16%) Ruby
10 2 (1.16%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (36.63%) Degree
2 12 (6.98%) PhD
3 9 (5.23%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.58%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.58%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (5.81%) NFS
2 2 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (7.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.16%) VMware
3 1 (0.58%) Sun
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle
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