The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 247 315 242
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 224 168 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.17% 0.79% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.81% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 192 155 242
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
18551 20619 22732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.95% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15770 16461 18200
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +33 59 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Oxfordshire +37 46 £45,000 -1.09%
Berkshire +24 35 £50,000 +100.00% 6
Surrey +1 32 £42,500 -5.55% 4
East Sussex +14 24 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Buckinghamshire +22 14 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex -25 13 £41,500 +3.75% 3
Kent +1 2 £60,000 +71.42%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 404 (100.00%) C++
2 401 (99.26%) Software Engineering
3 186 (46.04%) Linux
4 144 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (35.40%) Degree
5 143 (35.40%) Windows
6 137 (33.91%) Java
7 120 (29.70%) C
7 120 (29.70%) Computer Science
8 118 (29.21%) C#
9 109 (26.98%) Python
10 92 (22.77%) Multithreading
11 90 (22.28%) Embedded Systems
12 84 (20.79%) STL
13 82 (20.30%) OO
13 82 (20.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 72 (17.82%) TDD
15 60 (14.85%) Mathematics
16 58 (14.36%) Microsoft
17 54 (13.37%) SQL
18 53 (13.12%) Visual Studio
19 48 (11.88%) TCP/IP
20 47 (11.63%) Unix
21 44 (10.89%) SDLC
22 42 (10.40%) Algorithms
22 42 (10.40%) JavaScript
22 42 (10.40%) OOP
23 41 (10.15%) Electronics
24 40 (9.90%) UML
24 40 (9.90%) Unit Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.24%) Confluence
2 4 (0.99%) WinCC
3 2 (0.50%) Apache
3 2 (0.50%) nginx
4 1 (0.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (11.88%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.97%) HTTP
3 11 (2.72%) FTP
4 9 (2.23%) Internet
4 9 (2.23%) Kerberos
4 9 (2.23%) LDAP
5 7 (1.73%) SMTP
6 5 (1.24%) Network Security
7 4 (0.99%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.99%) Modbus
8 3 (0.74%) DNS
8 3 (0.74%) RS-232
9 2 (0.50%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.50%) POP3
9 2 (0.50%) RTSP
9 2 (0.50%) SNMP
9 2 (0.50%) SSH
9 2 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.25%) GSM
10 1 (0.25%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.73%) Relational Database
1 7 (1.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.49%) Big Data
3 4 (0.99%) MySQL
4 2 (0.50%) CouchDB
4 2 (0.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.25%) GIS
5 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (13.12%) Visual Studio
2 33 (8.17%) Git (software)
2 33 (8.17%) Subversion
3 19 (4.70%) Bugzilla
4 18 (4.46%) ClearCase
5 9 (2.23%) GCC
5 9 (2.23%) GDB
6 7 (1.73%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.49%) JIRA
8 4 (0.99%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.74%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.74%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.50%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.50%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.50%) Xcode
11 1 (0.25%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.25%) Selenium
11 1 (0.25%) Trac
General
1 41 (10.15%) Electronics
2 38 (9.41%) Manufacturing
3 12 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.23%) Finance
4 9 (2.23%) Games
5 6 (1.49%) Advertising
6 5 (1.24%) Automotive
6 5 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.99%) Military
8 3 (0.74%) Marketing
9 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (20.79%) STL
2 82 (20.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 40 (9.90%) Qt
4 36 (8.91%) MFC
5 34 (8.42%) HTML
6 30 (7.43%) CSS
7 27 (6.68%) .NET
8 24 (5.94%) COM
9 15 (3.71%) Web Services
10 13 (3.22%) OpenGL
10 13 (3.22%) REST
11 12 (2.97%) XML
12 10 (2.48%) JSON
13 9 (2.23%) Ajax
13 9 (2.23%) HTML5
13 9 (2.23%) WebSockets
14 8 (1.98%) OpenCL
15 6 (1.49%) OpenCV
16 5 (1.24%) DirectX
16 5 (1.24%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 120 (29.70%) Computer Science
2 90 (22.28%) Embedded Systems
3 60 (14.85%) Mathematics
4 42 (10.40%) Algorithms
5 29 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (5.69%) Physics
7 17 (4.21%) Biotechnology
8 13 (3.22%) Device Driver
9 9 (2.23%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 7 (1.73%) Cyber Attack
11 6 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.24%) Streaming Video
13 3 (0.74%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.74%) Machine to Machine
13 3 (0.74%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.50%) User Experience
15 1 (0.25%) Contactless
15 1 (0.25%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 186 (46.04%) Linux
2 143 (35.40%) Windows
3 47 (11.63%) Unix
4 21 (5.20%) Android
5 15 (3.71%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.72%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.49%) VxWorks
8 4 (0.99%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.50%) CentOS
9 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.25%) Fedora
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (99.26%) Software Engineering
2 144 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (22.77%) Multithreading
4 82 (20.30%) OO
5 72 (17.82%) TDD
6 44 (10.89%) SDLC
7 42 (10.40%) OOP
8 40 (9.90%) UML
8 40 (9.90%) Unit Testing
9 37 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 33 (8.17%) Scrum
11 32 (7.92%) Pair Programming
12 29 (7.18%) Data Protection
13 28 (6.93%) Regression Testing
14 25 (6.19%) OOD
15 24 (5.94%) Cross-Platform Development
16 23 (5.69%) Defect Tracking
16 23 (5.69%) Open Source
17 20 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (4.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 404 (100.00%) C++
2 137 (33.91%) Java
3 120 (29.70%) C
4 118 (29.21%) C#
5 109 (26.98%) Python
6 54 (13.37%) SQL
7 42 (10.40%) JavaScript
8 28 (6.93%) Bash Shell
9 24 (5.94%) Lua
10 15 (3.71%) Perl
10 15 (3.71%) PHP
11 13 (3.22%) Embedded C++
12 9 (2.23%) Embedded C
12 9 (2.23%) R
13 6 (1.49%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.49%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.99%) PHP 5
14 4 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.99%) VB
15 3 (0.74%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 143 (35.40%) Degree
2 31 (7.67%) Security Cleared
3 25 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.97%) PhD
5 5 (1.24%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.92%) QA
2 5 (1.24%) ISO13485
2 5 (1.24%) MISRA
3 4 (0.99%) GAMP
3 4 (0.99%) GMP
4 2 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (4.70%) Firmware
2 9 (2.23%) NFS
3 2 (0.50%) Docker
4 1 (0.25%) iptables
4 1 (0.25%) Xen
4 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.92%) Sophos
3 7 (1.73%) Oracle
4 5 (1.24%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.74%) QNX
5 3 (0.74%) SAP
6 2 (0.50%) Borland
6 2 (0.50%) Perforce
6 2 (0.50%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco
7 1 (0.25%) IBM
7 1 (0.25%) Nokia
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.25%) Telelogic
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, United Kingdom
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Brighton, United Kingdom
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago