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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 320 354 340
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 123 104 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.48% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 108 101 91
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
19721 21579 21053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 95.04% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16234 17295 17372
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
Berkshire +29 31 £40,000 -23.80% 2
West Sussex +24 26 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Hampshire -8 23 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Oxfordshire +12 14 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Buckinghamshire +9 14 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Surrey +7 14 £25,000 -44.44% 1
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 201 (100.00%) C++
1 201 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 85 (42.29%) Degree
3 84 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (40.80%) Linux
5 74 (36.82%) C#
5 74 (36.82%) Visual Studio
6 70 (34.83%) Computer Science
7 58 (28.86%) SQL
8 56 (27.86%) Windows
9 52 (25.87%) STL
10 51 (25.37%) Java
11 45 (22.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 42 (20.90%) Mathematics
13 40 (19.90%) Multithreading
14 38 (18.91%) MFC
15 35 (17.41%) TDD
16 33 (16.42%) Qt
17 32 (15.92%) OOD
18 29 (14.43%) Microsoft
18 29 (14.43%) C
19 28 (13.93%) JavaScript
19 28 (13.93%) Physics
20 27 (13.43%) Algorithms
21 26 (12.94%) Python
22 24 (11.94%) COM
22 24 (11.94%) Electronics
22 24 (11.94%) SDLC
23 23 (11.44%) Scrum
23 23 (11.44%) PhD

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (1.00%) Apache
1 2 (1.00%) IIS
1 2 (1.00%) Kinematics
2 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.50%) JBoss
2 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.50%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.49%) FTP
1 5 (2.49%) HTTP
1 5 (2.49%) Kerberos
1 5 (2.49%) TCP/IP
1 5 (2.49%) RTP
1 5 (2.49%) LDAP
2 4 (1.99%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.49%) Modbus
3 3 (1.49%) Profibus
4 2 (1.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (1.00%) GSM
4 2 (1.00%) UMTS
4 2 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.00%) RANAP
4 2 (1.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (0.50%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 74 (36.82%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.97%) Subversion
3 11 (5.47%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.48%) JIRA
5 5 (2.49%) FitNesse
5 5 (2.49%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.99%) Valgrind
6 4 (1.99%) GCC
6 4 (1.99%) GDB
7 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.50%) Xcode
9 1 (0.50%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.50%) JUnit
9 1 (0.50%) Maven
9 1 (0.50%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.50%) Redmine
General
1 24 (11.94%) Electronics
2 20 (9.95%) Games
3 12 (5.97%) Finance
4 11 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.48%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.49%) Automotive
6 3 (1.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (25.87%) STL
2 45 (22.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 38 (18.91%) MFC
4 33 (16.42%) Qt
5 24 (11.94%) COM
6 21 (10.45%) .NET
7 18 (8.96%) D-Bus
7 18 (8.96%) HTML
8 15 (7.46%) Web Services
9 10 (4.98%) J2SE
9 10 (4.98%) J2EE
9 10 (4.98%) CSS
9 10 (4.98%) OpenGL
10 9 (4.48%) XML
11 7 (3.48%) Ajax
11 7 (3.48%) QML
11 7 (3.48%) OpenCL
12 6 (2.99%) jQuery
12 6 (2.99%) HTML5
13 5 (2.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 70 (34.83%) Computer Science
2 42 (20.90%) Mathematics
3 28 (13.93%) Physics
4 27 (13.43%) Algorithms
5 14 (6.97%) Visualisation
6 12 (5.97%) Embedded Systems
7 11 (5.47%) 3D Graphics
8 10 (4.98%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (4.98%) Statistics
9 8 (3.98%) Device Driver
10 6 (2.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (2.49%) Client/Server
11 5 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.99%) Robotics
13 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.49%) Streaming Video
13 3 (1.49%) User Experience
14 2 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (1.00%) Mechatronics
14 2 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 82 (40.80%) Linux
2 56 (27.86%) Windows
3 17 (8.46%) UNIX
4 12 (5.97%) Solaris
5 3 (1.49%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 84 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (19.90%) Multithreading
4 35 (17.41%) TDD
5 32 (15.92%) OOD
6 24 (11.94%) SDLC
7 23 (11.44%) OO
7 23 (11.44%) Scrum
8 17 (8.46%) Web Development
9 15 (7.46%) Unit Testing
10 14 (6.97%) UML
11 13 (6.47%) Image Processing
12 12 (5.97%) CAD
13 11 (5.47%) Pattern Recognition
14 7 (3.48%) Software Licensing
14 7 (3.48%) Project Planning
15 6 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
16 5 (2.49%) Change Control
16 5 (2.49%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 201 (100.00%) C++
2 74 (36.82%) C#
3 58 (28.86%) SQL
4 51 (25.37%) Java
5 29 (14.43%) C
6 28 (13.93%) JavaScript
7 26 (12.94%) Python
8 12 (5.97%) Embedded C++
9 4 (1.99%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.99%) HLSL
10 2 (1.00%) Ruby
10 2 (1.00%) Ada
10 2 (1.00%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.50%) VC++
11 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.50%) VBScript
11 1 (0.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 85 (42.29%) Degree
2 23 (11.44%) PhD
3 9 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.50%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.50%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.49%) NFS
2 4 (1.99%) Firmware
2 4 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 29 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.99%) VMware
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle
4 1 (0.50%) Sun
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