The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer - C++
England / South East
Rank 349 409 406
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 41 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 49
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,450 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
14397 18619 19896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 96.84% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11932 15823 16132
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 £25,000 £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%

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

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Senior C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C++ Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 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 +57 22 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Hampshire +11 14 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Surrey +34 3 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Buckinghamshire +24 1 £42,500 -57.50%
West Sussex +9 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Senior C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 79 (100.00%) C++
1 79 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (51.90%) Linux
3 37 (46.84%) Windows
4 33 (41.77%) Degree
5 32 (40.51%) Multithreading
6 29 (36.71%) Computer Science
7 27 (34.18%) STL
7 27 (34.18%) C#
8 26 (32.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 24 (30.38%) C
10 20 (25.32%) Embedded Systems
11 19 (24.05%) SQL
11 19 (24.05%) HTTP
11 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (22.78%) FTP
12 18 (22.78%) Kerberos
12 18 (22.78%) NFS
12 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
12 18 (22.78%) LDAP
13 16 (20.25%) MFC
14 15 (18.99%) TDD
14 15 (18.99%) Algorithms
15 14 (17.72%) Visual Studio
16 13 (16.46%) SDLC
16 13 (16.46%) Multithreaded Programming
17 12 (15.19%) JavaScript
17 12 (15.19%) Client/Server
17 12 (15.19%) UML
17 12 (15.19%) Scrum

Senior 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 3 (3.80%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) HTTP
2 18 (22.78%) FTP
2 18 (22.78%) Kerberos
2 18 (22.78%) LDAP
2 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.80%) Internet
3 3 (3.80%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.53%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.13%) Subversion
3 6 (7.59%) Bugzilla
3 6 (7.59%) CruiseControl
3 6 (7.59%) Hudson
3 6 (7.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (6.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (3.80%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Advertising
2 1 (1.27%) Billing
2 1 (1.27%) Electronics
2 1 (1.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.18%) STL
2 26 (32.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 16 (20.25%) MFC
4 9 (11.39%) CSS
4 9 (11.39%) HTML
5 7 (8.86%) Ajax
5 7 (8.86%) WPF
6 4 (5.06%) COM
7 3 (3.80%) .NET
7 3 (3.80%) Web Services
8 2 (2.53%) jQuery
9 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.27%) Middleware
9 1 (1.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.71%) Computer Science
2 20 (25.32%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (18.99%) Algorithms
4 12 (15.19%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.33%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.80%) Contactless
6 3 (3.80%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 41 (51.90%) Linux
2 37 (46.84%) Windows
3 2 (2.53%) Unix
4 1 (1.27%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (40.51%) Multithreading
3 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.99%) TDD
5 13 (16.46%) Multithreaded Programming
5 13 (16.46%) SDLC
6 12 (15.19%) Scrum
6 12 (15.19%) UML
7 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.86%) OO
8 7 (8.86%) OOP
9 6 (7.59%) Issue Tracking
10 5 (6.33%) Microservices
11 4 (5.06%) Data Loss Prevention
12 3 (3.80%) BDD
12 3 (3.80%) Monte Carlo Method
12 3 (3.80%) Risk Management
12 3 (3.80%) Statistical Analysis
12 3 (3.80%) Test Automation
13 2 (2.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (34.18%) C#
3 24 (30.38%) C
4 19 (24.05%) SQL
5 12 (15.19%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.13%) Java
7 6 (7.59%) Python
8 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.53%) VC++
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (41.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) DICOM
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) NFS
2 2 (2.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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