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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 369 363 339
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 74 68 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.34% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 72 64 103
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £85,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
20804 19749 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 95.04% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16301 16331 18380
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
Hampshire +5 24 £35,000 +7.69% 2
East Sussex - 12 £40,000 -
Berkshire -3 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Oxfordshire -1 9 £42,500 -50.00%
Surrey -19 7 £32,500 -23.52%
Kent +6 6 £50,000 +11.11%
West Sussex -27 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire -10 1 £67,500 +92.85%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 221 (100.00%) C++
1 221 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 126 (57.01%) Linux
3 104 (47.06%) C
4 85 (38.46%) Degree
5 74 (33.48%) Computer Science
6 52 (23.53%) Windows
7 51 (23.08%) Mathematics
8 48 (21.72%) UNIX
9 43 (19.46%) Embedded C++
10 40 (18.10%) C#
11 37 (16.74%) Physics
12 35 (15.84%) UML
13 34 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
13 34 (15.38%) Multithreading
14 32 (14.48%) OO
15 31 (14.03%) Analytical Skills
16 30 (13.57%) SQL
17 29 (13.12%) Java
17 29 (13.12%) STL
18 28 (12.67%) Electronics
19 27 (12.22%) PhD
19 27 (12.22%) OOD
19 27 (12.22%) Qt
20 26 (11.76%) MFC
20 26 (11.76%) Visual Studio
21 24 (10.86%) SQL Server
22 23 (10.41%) Subversion
22 23 (10.41%) TCP/IP
23 20 (9.05%) Image Processing

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (2.26%) IIS
2 1 (0.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (2.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.41%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.98%) FTP
3 8 (3.62%) SSL
4 7 (3.17%) LTE
4 7 (3.17%) Asterisk PBX
4 7 (3.17%) RANAP
4 7 (3.17%) GSM
4 7 (3.17%) PBX
4 7 (3.17%) UMTS
4 7 (3.17%) VoIP
4 7 (3.17%) RTP
5 6 (2.71%) Bluetooth
6 4 (1.81%) HTTP
7 3 (1.36%) Kerberos
7 3 (1.36%) LDAP
8 2 (0.90%) ZigBee
8 2 (0.90%) Wireless
8 2 (0.90%) 802.15
8 2 (0.90%) LAN
8 2 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.90%) Big Data
5 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 23 (10.41%) Subversion
3 7 (3.17%) GCC
3 7 (3.17%) GDB
3 7 (3.17%) Trac
4 5 (2.26%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.26%) SoapUI
4 5 (2.26%) CMake
4 5 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.90%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.45%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 28 (12.67%) Electronics
2 10 (4.52%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.17%) Retail
4 6 (2.71%) Finance
5 3 (1.36%) Games
6 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.90%) Military
6 2 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.12%) STL
2 27 (12.22%) Qt
3 26 (11.76%) MFC
4 20 (9.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 19 (8.60%) XML
6 17 (7.69%) HTML
7 14 (6.33%) .NET
8 12 (5.43%) SOAP
9 11 (4.98%) Web Services
10 10 (4.52%) WCF
10 10 (4.52%) OpenCL
11 7 (3.17%) ATL
11 7 (3.17%) OpenGL
12 6 (2.71%) OLE
12 6 (2.71%) ASP.NET
12 6 (2.71%) HTML5
13 5 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.26%) REST
13 5 (2.26%) QML
13 5 (2.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 74 (33.48%) Computer Science
2 51 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 37 (16.74%) Physics
4 31 (14.03%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (4.98%) Client/Server
7 9 (4.07%) Statistics
8 8 (3.62%) Cryptography
8 8 (3.62%) EMV
8 8 (3.62%) EFT
9 6 (2.71%) Robotics
10 5 (2.26%) Open Source
10 5 (2.26%) CUDA
11 2 (0.90%) User Experience
11 2 (0.90%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.45%) Firmware
12 1 (0.45%) IPTV
12 1 (0.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.45%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 126 (57.01%) Linux
2 52 (23.53%) Windows
3 48 (21.72%) UNIX
4 34 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (4.52%) Solaris
6 5 (2.26%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.26%) AIX
7 3 (1.36%) Android
7 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (15.84%) UML
3 34 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 32 (14.48%) OO
5 27 (12.22%) OOD
6 20 (9.05%) Image Processing
7 19 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 10 (4.52%) Unit Testing
10 8 (3.62%) OOP
10 8 (3.62%) Signal Processing
11 7 (3.17%) Video Processing
11 7 (3.17%) SOA
12 5 (2.26%) Web Development
12 5 (2.26%) Analytics
12 5 (2.26%) Visual Analytics
12 5 (2.26%) Regression Testing
12 5 (2.26%) MVC
13 3 (1.36%) Low Latency
13 3 (1.36%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 221 (100.00%) C++
2 104 (47.06%) C
3 43 (19.46%) Embedded C++
4 40 (18.10%) C#
5 30 (13.57%) SQL
6 29 (13.12%) Java
7 18 (8.14%) Embedded C
8 17 (7.69%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.07%) Python
10 6 (2.71%) VC++
11 5 (2.26%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.26%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.90%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 85 (38.46%) Degree
2 27 (12.22%) PhD
3 3 (1.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.90%) HL7
1 2 (0.90%) DICOM
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (3.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.17%) Cisco
3 3 (1.36%) QNX
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle
5 1 (0.45%) Sybase
5 1 (0.45%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.45%) VeriFone
5 1 (0.45%) Sencha
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