The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer - C++
Rank 416 411 417
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 34 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 26
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Senior 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
18287 19931 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15671 16283 15778
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer across the South East region.

Senior C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior C++ Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Senior C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 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 +22 12 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Berkshire +5 9 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £45,000 -
West Sussex -10 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Surrey +1 2 £52,250 +16.11% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £100,000 +90.47%
Senior C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 98 (100.00%) C++
1 98 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 48 (48.98%) Windows
3 42 (42.86%) C#
4 39 (39.80%) OOD
4 39 (39.80%) Multithreading
5 36 (36.73%) Visual Studio
6 35 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (34.69%) STL
8 32 (32.65%) TDD
8 32 (32.65%) Degree
9 30 (30.61%) Linux
10 28 (28.57%) XML
11 25 (25.51%) C
12 23 (23.47%) SQL
13 22 (22.45%) Java
14 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
14 20 (20.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 19 (19.39%) TCP/IP
16 18 (18.37%) Subversion
16 18 (18.37%) REST
17 17 (17.35%) Python
17 17 (17.35%) .NET
18 16 (16.33%) OO
18 16 (16.33%) Scrum
18 16 (16.33%) SDLC
18 16 (16.33%) WCF
19 15 (15.31%) XSLT
19 15 (15.31%) UML
19 15 (15.31%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.39%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.18%) Network Security
3 4 (4.08%) Internet
3 4 (4.08%) SMTP
4 3 (3.06%) DNS
4 3 (3.06%) FTP
4 3 (3.06%) HTTP
4 3 (3.06%) POP3
4 3 (3.06%) SSH
5 1 (1.02%) DVB
5 1 (1.02%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.02%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) Big Data
2 1 (1.02%) MySQL
2 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (36.73%) Visual Studio
2 18 (18.37%) Subversion
3 12 (12.24%) JIRA
4 6 (6.12%) FitNesse
4 6 (6.12%) Moq
5 4 (4.08%) Bugzilla
5 4 (4.08%) CruiseControl
5 4 (4.08%) Hudson
5 4 (4.08%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.04%) WinDbg
7 1 (1.02%) JUnit
7 1 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (13.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.02%) Games
2 1 (1.02%) Marketing
2 1 (1.02%) Military
2 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.69%) STL
2 28 (28.57%) XML
3 20 (20.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 18 (18.37%) REST
5 17 (17.35%) .NET
6 16 (16.33%) WCF
7 15 (15.31%) Web Services
7 15 (15.31%) XSLT
8 14 (14.29%) MFC
9 11 (11.22%) WPF
10 10 (10.20%) CSS
10 10 (10.20%) HTML
11 9 (9.18%) COM
11 9 (9.18%) JSON
11 9 (9.18%) LINQ
11 9 (9.18%) NHibernate
11 9 (9.18%) SOAP
12 6 (6.12%) DCOM
12 6 (6.12%) MAPI
13 3 (3.06%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.24%) Algorithms
3 9 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.16%) Client/Server
5 7 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (5.10%) Mathematics
8 4 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (3.06%) Biotechnology
9 3 (3.06%) Device Driver
10 2 (2.04%) Contactless
11 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.02%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 48 (48.98%) Windows
2 30 (30.61%) Linux
3 14 (14.29%) Unix
4 7 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (4.08%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.02%) CentOS
6 1 (1.02%) Fedora
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.02%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (39.80%) Multithreading
2 39 (39.80%) OOD
3 35 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (32.65%) TDD
5 16 (16.33%) OO
5 16 (16.33%) Scrum
5 16 (16.33%) SDLC
6 15 (15.31%) UML
7 12 (12.24%) Issue Tracking
8 11 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (10.20%) OOP
10 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.16%) Image Processing
12 7 (7.14%) Signal Processing
13 6 (6.12%) ATDD
13 6 (6.12%) MVC
13 6 (6.12%) Unit Testing
14 4 (4.08%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) C++
2 42 (42.86%) C#
3 25 (25.51%) C
4 23 (23.47%) SQL
5 22 (22.45%) Java
6 17 (17.35%) Python
7 11 (11.22%) JavaScript
8 8 (8.16%) Delphi
9 5 (5.10%) Embedded C
9 5 (5.10%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.04%) Perl
11 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.02%) C++/CLI
11 1 (1.02%) PHP
11 1 (1.02%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.02%) VB
11 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (32.65%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) QA
2 3 (3.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) Oracle
3 5 (5.10%) QNX
4 4 (4.08%) Sophos
5 1 (1.02%) Borland
5 1 (1.02%) IBM
5 1 (1.02%) Telelogic
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