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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 280 276 311
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 165 201 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 0.96% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.00% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 151 174 150
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
17467 20158 21707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.01% 96.59% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14801 16633 16961
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Berkshire -12 35 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Hampshire -3 33 £37,500 -25.00% 5
West Sussex +14 30 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Surrey +28 25 £45,000 - 7
Oxfordshire -9 18 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 13 £22,500 -43.75%
East Sussex +3 10 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Kent - 1 £57,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 374 (99.73%) C++
2 373 (99.47%) Software Engineering
3 158 (42.13%) Linux
4 157 (41.87%) Windows
5 146 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
6 126 (33.60%) Multithreading
7 121 (32.27%) Degree
8 119 (31.73%) C#
9 115 (30.67%) Computer Science
10 99 (26.40%) Java
11 89 (23.73%) C
12 81 (21.60%) TDD
13 78 (20.80%) Python
14 76 (20.27%) OO
15 75 (20.00%) STL
16 72 (19.20%) Mathematics
17 71 (18.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 67 (17.87%) SQL
19 64 (17.07%) Scrum
20 58 (15.47%) Embedded Systems
21 55 (14.67%) SDLC
22 42 (11.20%) Microsoft
23 41 (10.93%) Unix
23 41 (10.93%) MFC
23 41 (10.93%) Unit Testing
23 41 (10.93%) Qt
24 40 (10.67%) Physics
24 40 (10.67%) OOP
25 38 (10.13%) .NET
26 37 (9.87%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.07%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.53%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) IaaS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.73%) TCP/IP
2 18 (4.80%) SMTP
3 15 (4.00%) Internet
4 10 (2.67%) LTE
5 9 (2.40%) Asterisk PBX
5 9 (2.40%) Diameter Protocol
5 9 (2.40%) GSM
5 9 (2.40%) HTTP
5 9 (2.40%) PBX
5 9 (2.40%) RANAP
5 9 (2.40%) RTP
5 9 (2.40%) UMTS
6 7 (1.87%) Wireshark
7 5 (1.33%) FTP
8 4 (1.07%) Kerberos
8 4 (1.07%) LDAP
8 4 (1.07%) VoIP
9 3 (0.80%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.80%) ISDN
9 3 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.47%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.33%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.07%) Big Data
5 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.53%) MySQL
5 2 (0.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 30 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 25 (6.67%) Subversion
3 16 (4.27%) Eclipse
4 12 (3.20%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.67%) GCC
6 9 (2.40%) Bugzilla
6 9 (2.40%) GDB
6 9 (2.40%) Trac
7 6 (1.60%) ClearCase
8 5 (1.33%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.33%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.07%) Hudson
10 3 (0.80%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.53%) TortoiseSVN
11 2 (0.53%) VectorCAST
12 1 (0.27%) CasperJS
12 1 (0.27%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.27%) PhantomJS
12 1 (0.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 28 (7.47%) Games
2 25 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 21 (5.60%) Electronics
4 14 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.47%) Aerospace
5 13 (3.47%) Finance
6 5 (1.33%) Avionics
6 5 (1.33%) Retail
7 3 (0.80%) Advertising
7 3 (0.80%) Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (20.00%) STL
2 71 (18.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 41 (10.93%) MFC
3 41 (10.93%) Qt
4 38 (10.13%) .NET
5 31 (8.27%) HTML
6 26 (6.93%) OpenGL
7 19 (5.07%) CSS
8 16 (4.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 16 (4.27%) WCF
9 15 (4.00%) Web Services
10 14 (3.73%) .NET Framework
11 11 (2.93%) HTML5
12 10 (2.67%) ASP.NET
12 10 (2.67%) DirectX
12 10 (2.67%) XML
13 9 (2.40%) COM
13 9 (2.40%) WPF
14 8 (2.13%) Ajax
14 8 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 115 (30.67%) Computer Science
2 72 (19.20%) Mathematics
3 58 (15.47%) Embedded Systems
4 40 (10.67%) Physics
5 37 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (8.27%) Algorithms
7 21 (5.60%) Visualisation
8 13 (3.47%) 3D Graphics
8 13 (3.47%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (2.40%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.40%) Device Driver
10 7 (1.87%) Biotechnology
11 6 (1.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (1.33%) Neural Network
12 5 (1.33%) Robotics
13 3 (0.80%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.80%) Machine to Machine
14 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.27%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.27%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 158 (42.13%) Linux
2 157 (41.87%) Windows
3 41 (10.93%) Unix
4 12 (3.20%) Mac OS
5 11 (2.93%) Android
5 11 (2.93%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.07%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.27%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (99.47%) Software Engineering
2 146 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (33.60%) Multithreading
4 81 (21.60%) TDD
5 76 (20.27%) OO
6 64 (17.07%) Scrum
7 55 (14.67%) SDLC
8 41 (10.93%) Unit Testing
9 40 (10.67%) OOP
10 34 (9.07%) Cross-Platform Development
10 34 (9.07%) UML
11 33 (8.80%) BDD
12 31 (8.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 29 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (7.47%) Low Latency
15 27 (7.20%) Data Protection
15 27 (7.20%) Pair Programming
16 26 (6.93%) Computer Vision
16 26 (6.93%) High Availability
17 25 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 374 (99.73%) C++
2 119 (31.73%) C#
3 99 (26.40%) Java
4 89 (23.73%) C
5 78 (20.80%) Python
6 67 (17.87%) SQL
7 35 (9.33%) JavaScript
8 22 (5.87%) Bash Shell
9 19 (5.07%) Lua
10 16 (4.27%) MATLAB
11 15 (4.00%) Embedded C++
12 10 (2.67%) HLSL
13 9 (2.40%) PHP
14 8 (2.13%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.87%) Embedded C
15 7 (1.87%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.60%) Perl
17 4 (1.07%) R
18 3 (0.80%) VC++
19 2 (0.53%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 121 (32.27%) Degree
2 29 (7.73%) PhD
3 15 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.80%) HND
6 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.53%) QA
2 22 (5.87%) DICOM
3 12 (3.20%) ISO13485
4 11 (2.93%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.53%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (4.27%) Firmware
2 4 (1.07%) NFS
3 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (11.20%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.20%) Sophos
3 9 (2.40%) Cisco
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle
4 2 (0.53%) Perforce
5 1 (0.27%) Google
5 1 (0.27%) Intel
5 1 (0.27%) Nokia
5 1 (0.27%) QNX
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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