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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 255 286 231
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 210 182 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.13% 0.88% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.91% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 180 156 248
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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
17914 20006 22145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.80% 97.06% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15178 16149 17916
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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 27 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 27 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 +27 59 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Oxfordshire +16 39 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Berkshire +22 31 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Surrey -9 26 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Buckinghamshire +36 22 £36,000 -10.00% 2
East Sussex +9 17 £45,000 +20.00% 3
West Sussex -20 14 £41,500 +3.75% 2
Kent +4 2 £55,000 +57.14%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 409 (100.00%) C++
2 406 (99.27%) Software Engineering
3 188 (45.97%) Linux
4 154 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
5 152 (37.16%) Windows
6 147 (35.94%) Degree
7 138 (33.74%) Java
8 127 (31.05%) Computer Science
9 118 (28.85%) C#
10 116 (28.36%) C
11 113 (27.63%) Python
12 102 (24.94%) Multithreading
13 85 (20.78%) OO
14 84 (20.54%) STL
15 81 (19.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 80 (19.56%) Embedded Systems
17 72 (17.60%) Mathematics
18 71 (17.36%) TDD
19 58 (14.18%) Microsoft
20 54 (13.20%) SQL
21 49 (11.98%) Unix
22 46 (11.25%) SDLC
23 45 (11.00%) Visual Studio
24 44 (10.76%) OOP
24 44 (10.76%) Algorithms
25 43 (10.51%) UML
25 43 (10.51%) TCP/IP
26 41 (10.02%) Scrum
27 40 (9.78%) JavaScript
27 40 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement

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 (1.22%) Confluence
2 4 (0.98%) WinCC
3 1 (0.24%) Apache
3 1 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.49%) SaaS
3 1 (0.24%) IaaS
3 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (10.51%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.44%) HTTP
3 9 (2.20%) FTP
3 9 (2.20%) Internet
4 8 (1.96%) SMTP
5 6 (1.47%) Kerberos
5 6 (1.47%) LDAP
6 4 (0.98%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.98%) Modbus
7 3 (0.73%) DNS
7 3 (0.73%) Network Security
7 3 (0.73%) POP3
7 3 (0.73%) RS-232
7 3 (0.73%) SSH
8 2 (0.49%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.49%) SNMP
8 2 (0.49%) VoIP
8 2 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.24%) GSM
9 1 (0.24%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 6 (1.47%) Big Data
2 6 (1.47%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.98%) MySQL
4 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.24%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (11.00%) Visual Studio
2 31 (7.58%) Subversion
3 30 (7.33%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.89%) Bugzilla
5 18 (4.40%) ClearCase
6 7 (1.71%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.47%) GCC
7 6 (1.47%) GDB
8 5 (1.22%) JIRA
9 4 (0.98%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.73%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (0.49%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.49%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.24%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.24%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.24%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.24%) Selenium
12 1 (0.24%) Xcode
General
1 38 (9.29%) Manufacturing
2 34 (8.31%) Electronics
3 16 (3.91%) Games
4 11 (2.69%) Finance
5 10 (2.44%) Aerospace
5 10 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.47%) Advertising
7 5 (1.22%) Automotive
7 5 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.98%) Avionics
8 4 (0.98%) Military
9 3 (0.73%) Marketing
10 2 (0.49%) Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (20.54%) STL
2 81 (19.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 39 (9.54%) Qt
4 36 (8.80%) MFC
5 33 (8.07%) HTML
6 26 (6.36%) CSS
7 23 (5.62%) .NET
8 19 (4.65%) COM
8 19 (4.65%) OpenGL
9 14 (3.42%) Web Services
10 10 (2.44%) HTML5
10 10 (2.44%) XML
11 9 (2.20%) Ajax
11 9 (2.20%) OpenCL
11 9 (2.20%) REST
11 9 (2.20%) WebSockets
12 8 (1.96%) JSON
13 6 (1.47%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.47%) DirectX
13 6 (1.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 127 (31.05%) Computer Science
2 80 (19.56%) Embedded Systems
3 72 (17.60%) Mathematics
4 44 (10.76%) Algorithms
5 39 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (7.82%) Physics
7 17 (4.16%) Biotechnology
8 15 (3.67%) Device Driver
9 9 (2.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 8 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (1.96%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.71%) Cyber Attack
12 5 (1.22%) Streaming Video
12 5 (1.22%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.98%) Robotics
14 3 (0.73%) Artificial Intelligence
14 3 (0.73%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.73%) Machine to Machine
15 2 (0.49%) Neural Network
16 1 (0.24%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 188 (45.97%) Linux
2 152 (37.16%) Windows
3 49 (11.98%) Unix
4 19 (4.65%) Android
5 14 (3.42%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.69%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.47%) VxWorks
8 4 (0.98%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.49%) CentOS
9 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.24%) Fedora
10 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (99.27%) Software Engineering
2 154 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (24.94%) Multithreading
4 85 (20.78%) OO
5 71 (17.36%) TDD
6 46 (11.25%) SDLC
7 44 (10.76%) OOP
8 43 (10.51%) UML
9 41 (10.02%) Scrum
10 40 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 38 (9.29%) Unit Testing
12 35 (8.56%) Data Protection
12 35 (8.56%) Pair Programming
13 34 (8.31%) Regression Testing
14 26 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (6.11%) Cross-Platform Development
16 23 (5.62%) Defect Tracking
16 23 (5.62%) Low Latency
17 22 (5.38%) BDD
17 22 (5.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 409 (100.00%) C++
2 138 (33.74%) Java
3 118 (28.85%) C#
4 116 (28.36%) C
5 113 (27.63%) Python
6 54 (13.20%) SQL
7 40 (9.78%) JavaScript
8 25 (6.11%) Bash Shell
9 23 (5.62%) Lua
10 15 (3.67%) Embedded C++
11 14 (3.42%) Perl
11 14 (3.42%) PHP
12 10 (2.44%) Embedded C
13 9 (2.20%) R
14 8 (1.96%) MATLAB
15 6 (1.47%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.22%) HLSL
17 4 (0.98%) PHP 5
17 4 (0.98%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 147 (35.94%) Degree
2 33 (8.07%) Security Cleared
3 25 (6.11%) SC Cleared
4 22 (5.38%) PhD
5 5 (1.22%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.29%) QA
2 5 (1.22%) ISO13485
2 5 (1.22%) MISRA
3 4 (0.98%) DICOM
3 4 (0.98%) GAMP
3 4 (0.98%) GMP
4 3 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (4.40%) Firmware
2 6 (1.47%) NFS
3 2 (0.49%) Docker
4 1 (0.24%) iptables
4 1 (0.24%) Xen
4 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 35 (8.56%) Sophos
3 7 (1.71%) Oracle
4 5 (1.22%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.73%) QNX
5 3 (0.73%) SAP
6 2 (0.49%) Borland
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco
7 1 (0.24%) IBM
7 1 (0.24%) Nokia
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.24%) Telelogic
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 34,000-45,000+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Brighton, United Kingdom
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago