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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 281 328 295
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 152 145 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 0.69% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.71% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 128 134 162
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
16982 20334 21154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.95% 96.62% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14196 17058 16518
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +7 41 £46,250 -7.50% 1
West Sussex +38 26 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hampshire +5 24 £50,000 - 3
Surrey +32 23 £42,500 -10.52% 6
East Sussex +15 17 £50,000 +60.00% 2
Oxfordshire -1 14 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Buckinghamshire +9 6 £22,500 -40.00%
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 30 September 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.

1 338 (99.71%) C++
1 338 (99.71%) Software Engineering
2 141 (41.59%) Windows
3 140 (41.30%) Linux
4 127 (37.46%) Agile Software Development
5 123 (36.28%) Multithreading
6 109 (32.15%) Degree
7 106 (31.27%) C#
8 100 (29.50%) Computer Science
9 81 (23.89%) C
10 80 (23.60%) Java
11 75 (22.12%) TDD
12 71 (20.94%) SQL
13 69 (20.35%) STL
13 69 (20.35%) Python
14 63 (18.58%) Scrum
14 63 (18.58%) OO
15 62 (18.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 57 (16.81%) Mathematics
17 55 (16.22%) SDLC
18 51 (15.04%) Embedded Systems
19 44 (12.98%) MFC
20 42 (12.39%) Qt
21 38 (11.21%) Microsoft
22 37 (10.91%) HTML
22 37 (10.91%) Unit Testing
23 36 (10.62%) Unix
24 35 (10.32%) OOP
24 35 (10.32%) .NET
24 35 (10.32%) Physics

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 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.18%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.55%) TCP/IP
2 21 (6.19%) SMTP
3 11 (3.24%) HTTP
3 11 (3.24%) Internet
4 10 (2.95%) LTE
5 9 (2.65%) Asterisk PBX
5 9 (2.65%) Diameter Protocol
5 9 (2.65%) GSM
5 9 (2.65%) PBX
5 9 (2.65%) RANAP
5 9 (2.65%) RTP
5 9 (2.65%) UMTS
6 8 (2.36%) FTP
7 7 (2.06%) Kerberos
7 7 (2.06%) LDAP
7 7 (2.06%) Wireshark
8 5 (1.47%) NFC
9 3 (0.88%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.88%) ISDN
9 3 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.54%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.47%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.59%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.29%) Big Data
5 1 (0.29%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 27 (7.96%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.90%) Subversion
3 18 (5.31%) Eclipse
4 10 (2.95%) GCC
5 9 (2.65%) GDB
5 9 (2.65%) Trac
6 8 (2.36%) Cucumber
7 6 (1.77%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.18%) Bugzilla
8 4 (1.18%) Hudson
9 3 (0.88%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.59%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (0.59%) VectorCAST
11 1 (0.29%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.29%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (8.55%) Games
2 20 (5.90%) Manufacturing
3 14 (4.13%) Finance
4 13 (3.83%) Electronics
4 13 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.54%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.47%) Avionics
6 5 (1.47%) Retail
7 3 (0.88%) Banking
8 2 (0.59%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (20.35%) STL
2 62 (18.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 44 (12.98%) MFC
4 42 (12.39%) Qt
5 37 (10.91%) HTML
6 35 (10.32%) .NET
7 25 (7.37%) OpenGL
8 19 (5.60%) CSS
9 17 (5.01%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 17 (5.01%) WCF
10 13 (3.83%) .NET Framework
11 12 (3.54%) ASP.NET
12 11 (3.24%) Ajax
12 11 (3.24%) Web Services
13 10 (2.95%) DirectX
13 10 (2.95%) XML
14 9 (2.65%) WPF
15 8 (2.36%) COM
15 8 (2.36%) HTML5
15 8 (2.36%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 100 (29.50%) Computer Science
2 57 (16.81%) Mathematics
3 51 (15.04%) Embedded Systems
4 35 (10.32%) Physics
5 33 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (6.19%) Visualisation
7 20 (5.90%) Algorithms
8 14 (4.13%) Artificial Intelligence
9 11 (3.24%) 3D Graphics
10 10 (2.95%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.47%) Neural Network
11 5 (1.47%) Robotics
12 3 (0.88%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.59%) Contactless
13 2 (0.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.29%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 141 (41.59%) Windows
2 140 (41.30%) Linux
3 36 (10.62%) Unix
4 16 (4.72%) Android
4 16 (4.72%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.95%) Mac OS
6 8 (2.36%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.59%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.29%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.29%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (99.71%) Software Engineering
2 127 (37.46%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (36.28%) Multithreading
4 75 (22.12%) TDD
5 63 (18.58%) OO
5 63 (18.58%) Scrum
6 55 (16.22%) SDLC
7 37 (10.91%) Unit Testing
8 35 (10.32%) OOP
9 32 (9.44%) BDD
10 31 (9.14%) UML
11 28 (8.26%) Low Latency
12 25 (7.37%) Computer Vision
12 25 (7.37%) Cross-Platform Development
13 24 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (7.08%) High Availability
14 23 (6.78%) Data Protection
14 23 (6.78%) Pair Programming
15 21 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (6.19%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 338 (99.71%) C++
2 106 (31.27%) C#
3 81 (23.89%) C
4 80 (23.60%) Java
5 71 (20.94%) SQL
6 69 (20.35%) Python
7 33 (9.73%) JavaScript
8 23 (6.78%) Bash Shell
9 19 (5.60%) Lua
10 15 (4.42%) MATLAB
11 13 (3.83%) Embedded C++
12 10 (2.95%) HLSL
12 10 (2.95%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.95%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.06%) Embedded C
13 7 (2.06%) Perl
13 7 (2.06%) PHP
13 7 (2.06%) VC++
14 2 (0.59%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 109 (32.15%) Degree
2 27 (7.96%) PhD
3 10 (2.95%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.88%) HND
5 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.26%) QA
2 22 (6.49%) DICOM
3 12 (3.54%) ISO13485
4 11 (3.24%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.59%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.24%) Firmware
2 7 (2.06%) NFS
3 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.78%) Sophos
3 9 (2.65%) Cisco
4 2 (0.59%) Perforce
5 1 (0.29%) Google
5 1 (0.29%) Intel
5 1 (0.29%) Nokia
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum Shares + Benefits + More!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 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
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Chinnor
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Fuel3D
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Chinnor
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago