The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 185 172 162
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 39 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.97% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.00% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 56
Average salary £36,250 £34,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% -7.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.19%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5538 5184 5377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.40% 96.57% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4668 4573 4653
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
C++ Software Engineer
England

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the South West region.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -7 15 £32,500 - 10
Dorset +6 13 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Gloucestershire +8 8 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Somerset -29 2 £38,750 +13.97% 3
Wiltshire -24 1 £37,500 +10.29% 2
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 79 (100.00%) C++
1 79 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (55.70%) Windows
3 35 (44.30%) Linux
4 30 (37.97%) C
5 27 (34.18%) C#
6 26 (32.91%) Degree
7 25 (31.65%) Visual Studio
7 25 (31.65%) UNIX
7 25 (31.65%) OO
8 24 (30.38%) OOD
9 23 (29.11%) Qt
10 19 (24.05%) Computer Science
10 19 (24.05%) Multithreading
11 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
12 13 (16.46%) Mathematics
13 12 (15.19%) SQL
14 11 (13.92%) UML
14 11 (13.92%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
14 11 (13.92%) CAD
15 10 (12.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 10 (12.66%) Manufacturing
15 10 (12.66%) Data Modelling
15 10 (12.66%) STL
16 9 (11.39%) COM
16 9 (11.39%) .NET
16 9 (11.39%) WinForms
16 9 (11.39%) CCTV
16 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.80%) RTP
2 3 (3.80%) RANAP
2 3 (3.80%) LTE
2 3 (3.80%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (3.80%) GSM
2 3 (3.80%) PBX
2 3 (3.80%) UMTS
2 3 (3.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (31.65%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.59%) GCC
3 3 (3.80%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.27%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (12.66%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.86%) Electronics
3 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.11%) Qt
2 10 (12.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (12.66%) STL
3 9 (11.39%) WinForms
3 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
3 9 (11.39%) .NET
3 9 (11.39%) D-Bus
3 9 (11.39%) COM
4 7 (8.86%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.46%) Mathematics
3 9 (11.39%) CCTV
4 7 (8.86%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.27%) Firmware
6 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 44 (55.70%) Windows
2 35 (44.30%) Linux
3 25 (31.65%) UNIX
4 2 (2.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (31.65%) OO
3 24 (30.38%) OOD
4 19 (24.05%) Multithreading
5 11 (13.92%) OOA/OOD
5 11 (13.92%) CAD
5 11 (13.92%) UML
6 10 (12.66%) Data Modelling
7 7 (8.86%) OOP
8 6 (7.59%) System Testing
8 6 (7.59%) Software Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Electronic Design Automation
10 4 (5.06%) Software Architecture
10 4 (5.06%) Validation
11 1 (1.27%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (37.97%) C
3 27 (34.18%) C#
4 12 (15.19%) SQL
5 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.53%) Python
5 2 (2.53%) Java
5 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.53%) Ruby
6 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.27%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 26 (32.91%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Embarcadero
2 6 (7.59%) Borland
3 3 (3.80%) Intel
3 3 (3.80%) Cisco
4 1 (1.27%) Freescale
Bournemouth, Dorset
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath, Somerset, Bristol, Chippenham, Trowbridge,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 28 days ago