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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 267 250 311
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 189 226 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 1.09% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.12% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 175 182 165
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
17942 20114 21946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.79% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15255 16523 17462
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -21 42 £36,250 -27.50% 5
West Sussex +3 31 £47,500 +18.75%
Surrey +21 29 £45,000 - 7
Berkshire -23 27 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Buckinghamshire +27 24 £30,000 -25.00%
Oxfordshire -7 24 £47,500 +5.55%
East Sussex -3 10 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Kent - 2 £47,500 - 1
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 417 (99.76%) C++
2 415 (99.28%) Software Engineering
3 184 (44.02%) Linux
4 178 (42.58%) Windows
5 171 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 141 (33.73%) Degree
7 130 (31.10%) C#
8 128 (30.62%) Computer Science
9 127 (30.38%) Java
10 126 (30.14%) Multithreading
11 95 (22.73%) C
12 93 (22.25%) Python
13 89 (21.29%) OO
14 87 (20.81%) Mathematics
15 85 (20.33%) TDD
16 78 (18.66%) STL
17 74 (17.70%) SQL
17 74 (17.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 69 (16.51%) Embedded Systems
19 65 (15.55%) Scrum
20 48 (11.48%) SDLC
21 47 (11.24%) Qt
21 47 (11.24%) Microsoft
21 47 (11.24%) OOP
22 46 (11.00%) Unix
23 45 (10.77%) UML
23 45 (10.77%) Physics
24 43 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
24 43 (10.29%) Algorithms
25 42 (10.05%) 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 1 (0.24%) Confluence
1 1 (0.24%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (0.72%) MS Office
2 2 (0.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.24%) IaaS
3 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.94%) TCP/IP
2 16 (3.83%) SMTP
3 13 (3.11%) Internet
4 9 (2.15%) LTE
5 8 (1.91%) Asterisk PBX
5 8 (1.91%) Diameter Protocol
5 8 (1.91%) GSM
5 8 (1.91%) PBX
5 8 (1.91%) RANAP
5 8 (1.91%) RTP
5 8 (1.91%) UMTS
6 6 (1.44%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.96%) VoIP
8 3 (0.72%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.72%) ISDN
8 3 (0.72%) RS-232
8 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.48%) HTTP
9 2 (0.48%) NFC
9 2 (0.48%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.83%) Relational Database
2 10 (2.39%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.67%) Big Data
4 5 (1.20%) Data Mining
5 4 (0.96%) MySQL
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (8.61%) Visual Studio
2 35 (8.37%) Subversion
3 25 (5.98%) Git (software)
4 18 (4.31%) Bugzilla
5 15 (3.59%) ClearCase
6 14 (3.35%) Eclipse
7 9 (2.15%) GCC
8 8 (1.91%) GDB
8 8 (1.91%) Trac
9 6 (1.44%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.96%) Hudson
11 3 (0.72%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.24%) JIRA
12 1 (0.24%) LabVIEW
12 1 (0.24%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.24%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.24%) Selenium
12 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.24%) WinDbg
General
1 32 (7.66%) Electronics
2 30 (7.18%) Manufacturing
3 27 (6.46%) Games
4 20 (4.78%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.31%) Finance
6 13 (3.11%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.20%) Avionics
7 5 (1.20%) Retail
8 3 (0.72%) Banking
8 3 (0.72%) Marketing
9 2 (0.48%) Advertising
9 2 (0.48%) Billing
9 2 (0.48%) Military
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (18.66%) STL
2 74 (17.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 47 (11.24%) Qt
4 40 (9.57%) MFC
5 35 (8.37%) .NET
5 35 (8.37%) HTML
6 29 (6.94%) OpenGL
7 25 (5.98%) CSS
8 15 (3.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 15 (3.59%) Web Services
9 14 (3.35%) .NET Framework
10 13 (3.11%) WCF
11 12 (2.87%) Ajax
11 12 (2.87%) XML
12 11 (2.63%) HTML5
13 10 (2.39%) COM
13 10 (2.39%) DirectX
14 9 (2.15%) OpenCV
15 8 (1.91%) JSON
15 8 (1.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 128 (30.62%) Computer Science
2 87 (20.81%) Mathematics
3 69 (16.51%) Embedded Systems
4 45 (10.77%) Physics
5 43 (10.29%) Algorithms
5 43 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.31%) Visualisation
7 13 (3.11%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (3.11%) Biotechnology
7 13 (3.11%) Device Driver
8 12 (2.87%) 3D Graphics
9 9 (2.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 7 (1.67%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.20%) Neural Network
11 5 (1.20%) Robotics
12 3 (0.72%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.72%) Machine to Machine
13 2 (0.48%) Cyber Attack
13 2 (0.48%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.24%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 184 (44.02%) Linux
2 178 (42.58%) Windows
3 46 (11.00%) Unix
4 13 (3.11%) Android
5 12 (2.87%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.63%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.20%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.72%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.72%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.24%) CentOS
9 1 (0.24%) Fedora
9 1 (0.24%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.24%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (99.28%) Software Engineering
2 171 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (30.14%) Multithreading
4 89 (21.29%) OO
5 85 (20.33%) TDD
6 65 (15.55%) Scrum
7 48 (11.48%) SDLC
8 47 (11.24%) OOP
9 45 (10.77%) UML
10 42 (10.05%) Unit Testing
11 37 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 36 (8.61%) Cross-Platform Development
13 35 (8.37%) BDD
13 35 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (7.89%) Data Protection
14 33 (7.89%) Pair Programming
15 31 (7.42%) Regression Testing
16 29 (6.94%) Low Latency
17 27 (6.46%) High Availability
18 24 (5.74%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 417 (99.76%) C++
2 130 (31.10%) C#
3 127 (30.38%) Java
4 95 (22.73%) C
5 93 (22.25%) Python
6 74 (17.70%) SQL
7 41 (9.81%) JavaScript
8 24 (5.74%) Bash Shell
9 20 (4.78%) Lua
10 18 (4.31%) Embedded C++
11 16 (3.83%) MATLAB
12 10 (2.39%) PHP
13 9 (2.15%) HLSL
13 9 (2.15%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.91%) Embedded C
14 8 (1.91%) Perl
15 7 (1.67%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.20%) R
17 4 (0.96%) PHP 5
18 3 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 141 (33.73%) Degree
2 30 (7.18%) PhD
3 27 (6.46%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.31%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.72%) HND
6 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.09%) QA
2 21 (5.02%) DICOM
3 10 (2.39%) ISO13485
4 9 (2.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) MISRA
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (4.78%) Firmware
2 2 (0.48%) Docker
3 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.89%) Sophos
3 8 (1.91%) Cisco
4 5 (1.20%) Oracle
5 3 (0.72%) SAP
6 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.24%) Google
6 1 (0.24%) Intel
6 1 (0.24%) Nokia
6 1 (0.24%) QNX
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