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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 361 335 313
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 79 99 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.46% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.48% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 78 94 129
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
20681 20449 21581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.68% 94.99% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16309 16863 18474
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +11 28 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Oxfordshire 0 10 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Surrey -25 9 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Berkshire +1 8 £37,500 -14.28%
West Sussex -7 8 £41,250 -10.81% 2
East Sussex -11 8 £40,000 -
Kent +5 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £67,500 +92.85%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 189 (100.00%) C++
1 189 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 110 (58.20%) Linux
3 90 (47.62%) C
4 78 (41.27%) Degree
5 64 (33.86%) Computer Science
6 41 (21.69%) Windows
6 41 (21.69%) Embedded C++
7 40 (21.16%) UNIX
8 35 (18.52%) OO
9 34 (17.99%) C#
10 33 (17.46%) Mathematics
10 33 (17.46%) Multithreading
11 32 (16.93%) UML
12 31 (16.40%) SQL
13 29 (15.34%) Qt
14 28 (14.81%) Algorithms
15 27 (14.29%) OOD
16 26 (13.76%) Embedded Linux
17 25 (13.23%) Java
17 25 (13.23%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (13.23%) Electronics
18 24 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (11.64%) Embedded C
19 22 (11.64%) STL
19 22 (11.64%) MFC
19 22 (11.64%) Visual Studio
19 22 (11.64%) TCP/IP
19 22 (11.64%) Physics
20 19 (10.05%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (2.12%) IIS
2 1 (0.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (1.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.17%) FTP
3 4 (2.12%) RANAP
3 4 (2.12%) LTE
3 4 (2.12%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (2.12%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.12%) Bluetooth
3 4 (2.12%) GSM
3 4 (2.12%) LAN
3 4 (2.12%) PBX
3 4 (2.12%) UMTS
3 4 (2.12%) VoIP
3 4 (2.12%) WAN
3 4 (2.12%) HTTP
3 4 (2.12%) RTP
3 4 (2.12%) Wireless
4 3 (1.59%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.59%) SSL
4 3 (1.59%) LDAP
5 2 (1.06%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.12%) Big Data
2 4 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.59%) MySQL
3 3 (1.59%) SQLite
4 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (11.64%) Visual Studio
2 19 (10.05%) Subversion
3 5 (2.65%) CMake
3 5 (2.65%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.12%) Trac
4 4 (2.12%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.12%) GCC
4 4 (2.12%) GDB
5 3 (1.59%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.59%) JIRA
5 3 (1.59%) Redmine
6 2 (1.06%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (1.06%) PVCS
6 2 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.53%) Selenium
7 1 (0.53%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.53%) CasperJS
General
1 25 (13.23%) Electronics
2 8 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.70%) Finance
4 6 (3.17%) Retail
5 3 (1.59%) Games
6 2 (1.06%) Legal
6 2 (1.06%) Military
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.34%) Qt
2 22 (11.64%) STL
2 22 (11.64%) MFC
3 15 (7.94%) XML
4 13 (6.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 13 (6.88%) HTML
5 12 (6.35%) Web Services
6 11 (5.82%) OpenCL
6 11 (5.82%) .NET
7 10 (5.29%) SOAP
8 7 (3.70%) OpenGL
9 6 (3.17%) QML
9 6 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (3.17%) HTML5
9 6 (3.17%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.65%) WinForms
10 5 (2.65%) Middleware
10 5 (2.65%) ATL
10 5 (2.65%) WCF
11 4 (2.12%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 64 (33.86%) Computer Science
2 33 (17.46%) Mathematics
3 28 (14.81%) Algorithms
4 24 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (11.64%) Physics
6 17 (8.99%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (3.17%) Robotics
7 6 (3.17%) Open Source
7 6 (3.17%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.65%) CUDA
9 4 (2.12%) Statistics
9 4 (2.12%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.59%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.59%) EMV
10 3 (1.59%) EFT
11 2 (1.06%) User Experience
12 1 (0.53%) IPTV
12 1 (0.53%) Interactive TV
12 1 (0.53%) DTV
12 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 110 (58.20%) Linux
2 41 (21.69%) Windows
3 40 (21.16%) UNIX
4 26 (13.76%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (2.65%) Solaris
6 4 (2.12%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.59%) Android
8 2 (1.06%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (1.06%) AIX
8 2 (1.06%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (18.52%) OO
3 33 (17.46%) Multithreading
4 32 (16.93%) UML
5 27 (14.29%) OOD
6 25 (13.23%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (8.47%) OOP
8 13 (6.88%) Image Processing
9 12 (6.35%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.23%) TDD
11 7 (3.70%) SOA
11 7 (3.70%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.17%) Web Development
12 6 (3.17%) Video Processing
12 6 (3.17%) Signal Processing
12 6 (3.17%) MVC
13 5 (2.65%) Regression Testing
13 5 (2.65%) Embedded Software Development
13 5 (2.65%) Software Architecture
13 5 (2.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 189 (100.00%) C++
2 90 (47.62%) C
3 41 (21.69%) Embedded C++
4 34 (17.99%) C#
5 31 (16.40%) SQL
6 25 (13.23%) Java
7 22 (11.64%) Embedded C
8 15 (7.94%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.76%) Python
10 5 (2.65%) MATLAB
10 5 (2.65%) VC++
11 4 (2.12%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.06%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.06%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 78 (41.27%) Degree
2 15 (7.94%) PhD
3 3 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.06%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.59%) NFS
2 2 (1.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Puppet
1 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (2.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.12%) Cisco
3 3 (1.59%) QNX
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle
5 1 (0.53%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.53%) Sybase
5 1 (0.53%) Sencha
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Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + Brilliant working conditio
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefitd
Posted: 27 days ago