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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
England / South East
Rank 279 269 282
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 117 188 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.79% 0.96% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.99% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 107 170 166
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
14419 18931 19596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.82% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11976 16088 15886
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +36 35 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Hampshire -2 28 £50,000 +8.10% 5
Surrey +31 22 £47,500 -5.00% 4
West Sussex +16 16 £40,000 -15.78% 1
East Sussex -6 6 £50,000 +56.25%
Oxfordshire -4 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 4 £50,000 -33.33% 1
Kent - 1 £28,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 265 (100.00%) C++
1 265 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 123 (46.42%) Linux
3 105 (39.62%) Multithreading
4 103 (38.87%) Windows
5 89 (33.58%) C#
6 83 (31.32%) Degree
7 74 (27.92%) SQL
8 72 (27.17%) C
9 69 (26.04%) STL
10 67 (25.28%) Agile Software Development
11 66 (24.91%) Computer Science
12 55 (20.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 55 (20.75%) Embedded Systems
13 50 (18.87%) TDD
14 49 (18.49%) SDLC
15 45 (16.98%) HTML
16 43 (16.23%) Scrum
17 38 (14.34%) Java
17 38 (14.34%) OO
18 37 (13.96%) MFC
19 35 (13.21%) Visual Studio
20 34 (12.83%) JavaScript
20 34 (12.83%) Microsoft
21 33 (12.45%) Python
22 32 (12.08%) Qt
23 29 (10.94%) Multithreaded Programming
24 28 (10.57%) TCP/IP
24 28 (10.57%) Unit Testing
25 27 (10.19%) CSS

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 (0.75%) IIS
2 1 (0.38%) Drupal
2 1 (0.38%) JBoss
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) MS Office
2 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.38%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) PaaS
1 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.57%) TCP/IP
2 25 (9.43%) HTTP
3 22 (8.30%) FTP
4 21 (7.92%) Kerberos
4 21 (7.92%) LDAP
5 15 (5.66%) SMTP
6 8 (3.02%) Asterisk PBX
6 8 (3.02%) Diameter Protocol
6 8 (3.02%) GSM
6 8 (3.02%) Internet
6 8 (3.02%) LTE
6 8 (3.02%) PBX
6 8 (3.02%) RANAP
6 8 (3.02%) RTP
6 8 (3.02%) UMTS
6 8 (3.02%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.13%) NFC
8 1 (0.38%) AMQP
8 1 (0.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.15%) Relational Database
2 10 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.51%) MySQL
4 3 (1.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.75%) MariaDB
5 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (13.21%) Visual Studio
2 18 (6.79%) Subversion
3 15 (5.66%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.02%) Cucumber
4 8 (3.02%) GCC
4 8 (3.02%) GDB
4 8 (3.02%) Trac
5 6 (2.26%) Bugzilla
5 6 (2.26%) CruiseControl
5 6 (2.26%) Hudson
5 6 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.51%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.75%) JIRA
7 2 (0.75%) MSTest
7 2 (0.75%) NUnit
7 2 (0.75%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.75%) TortoiseSVN
7 2 (0.75%) VectorCAST
8 1 (0.38%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (6.79%) Finance
2 15 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.40%) Games
3 9 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.26%) Electronics
5 3 (1.13%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Billing
6 1 (0.38%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (26.04%) STL
2 55 (20.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 45 (16.98%) HTML
4 37 (13.96%) MFC
5 32 (12.08%) Qt
6 27 (10.19%) CSS
7 26 (9.81%) .NET
8 22 (8.30%) COM
9 15 (5.66%) WPF
10 14 (5.28%) Ajax
11 11 (4.15%) .NET Framework
12 9 (3.40%) HTML5
13 8 (3.02%) ASP.NET
13 8 (3.02%) WCF
14 7 (2.64%) OpenGL
15 6 (2.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 4 (1.51%) DirectX
16 4 (1.51%) jQuery
16 4 (1.51%) Web Services
16 4 (1.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (24.91%) Computer Science
2 55 (20.75%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (7.92%) Algorithms
4 20 (7.55%) Mathematics
5 14 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.91%) Client/Server
7 9 (3.40%) Contactless
7 9 (3.40%) Physics
8 8 (3.02%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.51%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.75%) Applied Mathematics
10 2 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.38%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 123 (46.42%) Linux
2 103 (38.87%) Windows
3 25 (9.43%) Unix
4 18 (6.79%) Android
5 17 (6.42%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.64%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.13%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.38%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 105 (39.62%) Multithreading
3 67 (25.28%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (18.87%) TDD
5 49 (18.49%) SDLC
6 43 (16.23%) Scrum
7 38 (14.34%) OO
8 29 (10.94%) Multithreaded Programming
9 28 (10.57%) Unit Testing
10 21 (7.92%) Low Latency
10 21 (7.92%) OOP
10 21 (7.92%) UML
11 17 (6.42%) Cross-Platform Development
12 16 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (5.66%) BDD
13 15 (5.66%) High Availability
13 15 (5.66%) Mobile Development
14 13 (4.91%) Data Loss Prevention
15 11 (4.15%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (4.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 265 (100.00%) C++
2 89 (33.58%) C#
3 74 (27.92%) SQL
4 72 (27.17%) C
5 38 (14.34%) Java
6 34 (12.83%) JavaScript
7 33 (12.45%) Python
8 16 (6.04%) Bash Shell
9 14 (5.28%) Lua
10 13 (4.91%) VC++
11 12 (4.53%) Embedded C++
12 8 (3.02%) Embedded C
12 8 (3.02%) Perl
12 8 (3.02%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.64%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.26%) PHP
15 4 (1.51%) HLSL
15 4 (1.51%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.51%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.75%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 83 (31.32%) Degree
2 7 (2.64%) PhD
3 3 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.89%) ISO 9001
1 5 (1.89%) ISO13485
2 4 (1.51%) DICOM
2 4 (1.51%) QA
3 2 (0.75%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 21 (7.92%) NFS
2 6 (2.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.38%) Docker
3 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.38%) yum
Vendors
1 34 (12.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.02%) Cisco
3 4 (1.51%) Oracle
4 3 (1.13%) Sophos
5 2 (0.75%) Perforce
Newbury, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £47500 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ARM (Advanced Resource Managers)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + benefits including an exceptional pen
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £65k - 80k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
West Sussex
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Life insurance, share scheme, work flexibility
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago