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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 241 266 259
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 194 223 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.07% 1.05% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.08% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 170 177 235
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
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
17610 20668 22617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.14% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14989 16827 18277
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -1 52 £40,000 -16.66% 8
Oxfordshire +4 30 £47,500 +14.45% 3
Buckinghamshire +39 27 £30,000 -25.00%
Surrey +10 27 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Berkshire +7 23 £50,000 +25.00% 4
West Sussex -12 21 £50,000 +25.00% 2
East Sussex -1 13 £45,000 +20.00%
Kent +19 1 £37,500 +7.14%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 405 (99.75%) C++
2 403 (99.26%) Software Engineering
3 179 (44.09%) Linux
4 166 (40.89%) Windows
5 159 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
6 136 (33.50%) Degree
7 129 (31.77%) Java
8 124 (30.54%) C#
8 124 (30.54%) Computer Science
9 110 (27.09%) Multithreading
10 105 (25.86%) C
10 105 (25.86%) Python
11 86 (21.18%) OO
12 83 (20.44%) STL
12 83 (20.44%) Mathematics
13 79 (19.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 75 (18.47%) TDD
15 70 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
16 62 (15.27%) SQL
17 50 (12.32%) Microsoft
18 49 (12.07%) Scrum
19 47 (11.58%) SDLC
20 46 (11.33%) Unix
21 45 (11.08%) Algorithms
22 44 (10.84%) UML
23 42 (10.34%) Visual Studio
24 41 (10.10%) OOP
24 41 (10.10%) Physics
25 40 (9.85%) Unit Testing
25 40 (9.85%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (0.99%) Confluence
2 2 (0.49%) WinCC
Applications
1 3 (0.74%) MS Office
2 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.49%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.87%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.46%) Internet
3 9 (2.22%) SMTP
4 5 (1.23%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.23%) HTTP
4 5 (1.23%) LTE
5 4 (0.99%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (0.99%) Diameter Protocol
5 4 (0.99%) FTP
5 4 (0.99%) GSM
5 4 (0.99%) PBX
5 4 (0.99%) RANAP
5 4 (0.99%) RTP
5 4 (0.99%) UMTS
5 4 (0.99%) VoIP
6 3 (0.74%) ISDN
6 3 (0.74%) RS-232
6 3 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.49%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.49%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.96%) Relational Database
2 7 (1.72%) Big Data
2 7 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.99%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.99%) MySQL
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 34 (8.37%) Subversion
3 29 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 21 (5.17%) Bugzilla
5 18 (4.43%) ClearCase
6 7 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.48%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.48%) GCC
8 5 (1.23%) GDB
9 4 (0.99%) JIRA
9 4 (0.99%) Trac
10 3 (0.74%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.74%) Hudson
10 3 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.49%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.25%) CasperJS
12 1 (0.25%) LabVIEW
12 1 (0.25%) PhantomJS
12 1 (0.25%) Rational Rhapsody
12 1 (0.25%) WinDbg
General
1 36 (8.87%) Manufacturing
2 32 (7.88%) Electronics
3 22 (5.42%) Games
4 16 (3.94%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.45%) Finance
6 13 (3.20%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.23%) Avionics
8 4 (0.99%) Advertising
8 4 (0.99%) Automotive
8 4 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.74%) Banking
9 3 (0.74%) Marketing
9 3 (0.74%) Military
10 2 (0.49%) Retail
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (20.44%) STL
2 79 (19.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 40 (9.85%) Qt
4 38 (9.36%) MFC
5 32 (7.88%) HTML
6 28 (6.90%) .NET
7 24 (5.91%) CSS
7 24 (5.91%) OpenGL
8 16 (3.94%) COM
9 14 (3.45%) Web Services
10 12 (2.96%) XML
11 10 (2.46%) .NET Framework
11 10 (2.46%) HTML5
12 9 (2.22%) Ajax
12 9 (2.22%) OpenCL
12 9 (2.22%) OpenCV
12 9 (2.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 9 (2.22%) WCF
12 9 (2.22%) WebSockets
13 8 (1.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 124 (30.54%) Computer Science
2 83 (20.44%) Mathematics
3 70 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
4 45 (11.08%) Algorithms
5 41 (10.10%) Physics
6 40 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (4.19%) Biotechnology
8 14 (3.45%) Device Driver
9 11 (2.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (2.22%) 3D Graphics
10 9 (2.22%) Artificial Intelligence
10 9 (2.22%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.72%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.23%) Robotics
13 4 (0.99%) Cyber Attack
13 4 (0.99%) Neural Network
13 4 (0.99%) Streaming Video
14 3 (0.74%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.74%) Machine to Machine
15 1 (0.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 179 (44.09%) Linux
2 166 (40.89%) Windows
3 46 (11.33%) Unix
4 15 (3.69%) Android
5 13 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (1.23%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.23%) VxWorks
8 4 (0.99%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.49%) CentOS
9 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.25%) Fedora
10 1 (0.25%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (99.26%) Software Engineering
2 159 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (27.09%) Multithreading
4 86 (21.18%) OO
5 75 (18.47%) TDD
6 49 (12.07%) Scrum
7 47 (11.58%) SDLC
8 44 (10.84%) UML
9 41 (10.10%) OOP
10 40 (9.85%) Unit Testing
11 35 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 33 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (7.64%) Data Protection
13 31 (7.64%) Pair Programming
13 31 (7.64%) Regression Testing
14 30 (7.39%) Cross-Platform Development
15 26 (6.40%) BDD
16 25 (6.16%) Low Latency
17 23 (5.67%) High Availability
18 22 (5.42%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 405 (99.75%) C++
2 129 (31.77%) Java
3 124 (30.54%) C#
4 105 (25.86%) C
4 105 (25.86%) Python
5 62 (15.27%) SQL
6 37 (9.11%) JavaScript
7 28 (6.90%) Bash Shell
8 23 (5.67%) Lua
9 16 (3.94%) Embedded C++
10 13 (3.20%) PHP
11 12 (2.96%) MATLAB
12 11 (2.71%) Perl
13 10 (2.46%) Embedded C
14 8 (1.97%) R
15 6 (1.48%) HLSL
15 6 (1.48%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.99%) PHP 5
16 4 (0.99%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 136 (33.50%) Degree
2 35 (8.62%) Security Cleared
3 25 (6.16%) PhD
4 22 (5.42%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.99%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.74%) HND
7 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.62%) QA
2 11 (2.71%) DICOM
3 7 (1.72%) ISO13485
4 4 (0.99%) MISRA
5 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.49%) GAMP
6 2 (0.49%) GMP
6 2 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.19%) Firmware
2 2 (0.49%) Docker
2 2 (0.49%) NFS
3 1 (0.25%) iptables
3 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.25%) Xen
3 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) everRun
1 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.64%) Sophos
3 6 (1.48%) Oracle
4 4 (0.99%) Atlassian
4 4 (0.99%) Cisco
5 3 (0.74%) SAP
6 1 (0.25%) Google
6 1 (0.25%) Intel
6 1 (0.25%) Nokia
6 1 (0.25%) QNX
6 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
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