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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 284 299 279
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 187 166 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.97% 0.81% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.83% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 172 152 155
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average 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
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Hampshire +19 40 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Oxfordshire +14 38 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire -5 32 £50,000 +66.66% 8
East Sussex +17 28 £38,500 -14.44% 5
Surrey -2 24 £50,000 +11.11% 6
West Sussex -7 18 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Kent +8 1 £47,500 -5.00%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 358 (100.00%) C++
2 355 (99.16%) Software Engineering
3 136 (37.99%) Linux
4 131 (36.59%) Degree
5 118 (32.96%) Windows
6 114 (31.84%) C
7 108 (30.17%) C#
8 94 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
9 91 (25.42%) Computer Science
10 89 (24.86%) STL
11 87 (24.30%) Python
12 82 (22.91%) Java
13 80 (22.35%) Multithreading
14 79 (22.07%) Embedded Systems
15 73 (20.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 71 (19.83%) Visual Studio
17 65 (18.16%) TDD
18 59 (16.48%) SQL
19 58 (16.20%) OO
20 51 (14.25%) OOD
21 50 (13.97%) MFC
22 49 (13.69%) SDLC
23 45 (12.57%) .NET
23 45 (12.57%) Manufacturing
23 45 (12.57%) Microsoft
24 44 (12.29%) Mathematics
25 41 (11.45%) TCP/IP
26 40 (11.17%) Unit Testing
27 39 (10.89%) Subversion
27 39 (10.89%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (1.40%) Confluence
2 4 (1.12%) WinCC
3 3 (0.84%) Apache
3 3 (0.84%) nginx
4 1 (0.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.45%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.19%) HTTP
3 14 (3.91%) FTP
4 11 (3.07%) Kerberos
4 11 (3.07%) LDAP
4 11 (3.07%) Network Security
5 7 (1.96%) Internet
6 6 (1.68%) DNS
6 6 (1.68%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.12%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (1.12%) Diameter Protocol
7 4 (1.12%) GSM
7 4 (1.12%) LTE
7 4 (1.12%) Modbus
7 4 (1.12%) PBX
7 4 (1.12%) RANAP
7 4 (1.12%) RTP
7 4 (1.12%) SMTP
7 4 (1.12%) UMTS
8 3 (0.84%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.40%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.84%) CouchDB
3 3 (0.84%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.28%) GIS
Development Applications
1 71 (19.83%) Visual Studio
2 39 (10.89%) Subversion
3 20 (5.59%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.59%) JIRA
4 12 (3.35%) Bugzilla
4 12 (3.35%) GCC
5 11 (3.07%) GDB
6 7 (1.96%) ClearCase
6 7 (1.96%) FitNesse
6 7 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (1.68%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.68%) Moq
8 5 (1.40%) CruiseControl
8 5 (1.40%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.12%) Hudson
9 4 (1.12%) Trac
9 4 (1.12%) Xcode
10 3 (0.84%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.56%) WinDbg
General
1 45 (12.57%) Manufacturing
2 39 (10.89%) Electronics
3 18 (5.03%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.79%) Finance
5 7 (1.96%) Aerospace
5 7 (1.96%) Automotive
5 7 (1.96%) Games
6 5 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.12%) Advertising
7 4 (1.12%) Marketing
8 2 (0.56%) Banking
8 2 (0.56%) Billing
8 2 (0.56%) Military
9 1 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (24.86%) STL
2 73 (20.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 50 (13.97%) MFC
4 45 (12.57%) .NET
5 36 (10.06%) Qt
6 29 (8.10%) XML
7 28 (7.82%) COM
8 22 (6.15%) HTML
9 21 (5.87%) CSS
9 21 (5.87%) REST
10 17 (4.75%) WCF
11 16 (4.47%) Web Services
12 15 (4.19%) XSLT
13 13 (3.63%) SOAP
14 12 (3.35%) JSON
14 12 (3.35%) WPF
15 9 (2.51%) LINQ
15 9 (2.51%) NHibernate
16 7 (1.96%) DCOM
16 7 (1.96%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 91 (25.42%) Computer Science
2 79 (22.07%) Embedded Systems
3 44 (12.29%) Mathematics
4 24 (6.70%) Algorithms
5 14 (3.91%) Physics
6 13 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 10 (2.79%) Device Driver
9 9 (2.51%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.96%) Cyber Attack
11 6 (1.68%) Biotechnology
12 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.40%) Streaming Video
13 4 (1.12%) Contactless
13 4 (1.12%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.56%) CUDA
14 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.56%) Robotics
14 2 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 136 (37.99%) Linux
2 118 (32.96%) Windows
3 28 (7.82%) Unix
4 15 (4.19%) Android
5 8 (2.23%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.68%) Windows CE
8 4 (1.12%) CentOS
8 4 (1.12%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.56%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.28%) Fedora
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (99.16%) Software Engineering
2 94 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (22.35%) Multithreading
4 65 (18.16%) TDD
5 58 (16.20%) OO
6 51 (14.25%) OOD
7 49 (13.69%) SDLC
8 40 (11.17%) Unit Testing
9 31 (8.66%) UML
10 26 (7.26%) Scrum
11 20 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (5.31%) OOP
13 17 (4.75%) Image Processing
14 13 (3.63%) Defect Tracking
14 13 (3.63%) Open Source
14 13 (3.63%) Pair Programming
15 12 (3.35%) Issue Tracking
16 11 (3.07%) Signal Processing
17 9 (2.51%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 358 (100.00%) C++
2 114 (31.84%) C
3 108 (30.17%) C#
4 87 (24.30%) Python
5 82 (22.91%) Java
6 59 (16.48%) SQL
7 27 (7.54%) Bash Shell
7 27 (7.54%) JavaScript
8 23 (6.42%) Lua
9 13 (3.63%) Embedded C++
10 11 (3.07%) Embedded C
11 10 (2.79%) Perl
12 9 (2.51%) MATLAB
13 8 (2.23%) Delphi
14 6 (1.68%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.68%) PHP
15 5 (1.40%) R
16 3 (0.84%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 131 (36.59%) Degree
2 17 (4.75%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.68%) PhD
5 5 (1.40%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.35%) QA
2 5 (1.40%) ISO13485
2 5 (1.40%) MISRA
3 4 (1.12%) GAMP
3 4 (1.12%) GMP
4 3 (0.84%) SLA
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.28%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (3.35%) Firmware
2 11 (3.07%) NFS
3 3 (0.84%) iptables
3 3 (0.84%) Xen
3 3 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.63%) Sophos
3 10 (2.79%) Oracle
4 6 (1.68%) QNX
5 5 (1.40%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.40%) Cisco
6 3 (0.84%) Perforce
6 3 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.56%) Borland
7 2 (0.56%) SaltStack
7 2 (0.56%) SAP
8 1 (0.28%) IBM
8 1 (0.28%) Telelogic
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + PKG
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Benefits, Incentives & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + Training budget + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Training budget + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits package Pension, Private He
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Brighton, UK
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago