The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 216 171 174
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 31 78 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 1.32% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.36% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 73 66
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5369 5725 5979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.74% 97.10% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4535 4825 4922
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
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 West

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

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 27 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Gloucestershire -10 11 £45,000 +46.34% 5
Dorset +2 8 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Bristol -12 8 £36,250 -5.84% 3
Wiltshire +12 4 £35,000 -22.22%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 70 (100.00%) C++
1 70 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (42.86%) Degree
2 30 (42.86%) C
3 29 (41.43%) C#
4 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (35.71%) Linux
6 23 (32.86%) Security Cleared
7 22 (31.43%) Java
8 21 (30.00%) OO
9 17 (24.29%) DV Cleared
10 15 (21.43%) Big Data
10 15 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (20.00%) Windows
12 12 (17.14%) OOP
12 12 (17.14%) Algorithms
13 11 (15.71%) Python
14 10 (14.29%) Unix
14 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 10 (14.29%) Hadoop
15 9 (12.86%) Multithreading
15 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
16 8 (11.43%) Ethical Hacking
16 8 (11.43%) Hibernate
16 8 (11.43%) Data Mining
16 8 (11.43%) Threat Detection
16 8 (11.43%) Reverse Engineering
17 7 (10.00%) Java EE
17 7 (10.00%) SDLC
17 7 (10.00%) Telecoms

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.71%) Apache Pig
2 4 (5.71%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.29%) JBoss
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) GNU Octave
1 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.29%) FTP
2 3 (4.29%) HTTP
2 3 (4.29%) Kerberos
2 3 (4.29%) LDAP
3 2 (2.86%) Firewall
3 2 (2.86%) SS7
4 1 (1.43%) ASN.1
4 1 (1.43%) DVB
4 1 (1.43%) Profibus
4 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) Big Data
2 10 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 8 (11.43%) Data Mining
4 4 (5.71%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.86%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (2.86%) MySQL
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) JIRA
2 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.29%) JUnit
2 3 (4.29%) Selenium
2 3 (4.29%) Subversion
3 1 (1.43%) GCC
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Electronics
3 4 (5.71%) Games
3 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) Hibernate
2 7 (10.00%) EJB
2 7 (10.00%) J2EE
2 7 (10.00%) Java EE
3 6 (8.57%) CSS
3 6 (8.57%) HTML
4 5 (7.14%) Spring
5 4 (5.71%) STL
5 4 (5.71%) Web Services
6 3 (4.29%) .NET
6 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.29%) jQuery
6 3 (4.29%) JSF
6 3 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (4.29%) XML
7 2 (2.86%) LLVM
7 2 (2.86%) MFC
7 2 (2.86%) Qt
7 2 (2.86%) WPF
8 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Algorithms
2 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (5.71%) Digital Media
5 4 (5.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (5.71%) Physics
5 4 (5.71%) VHDL
6 3 (4.29%) Verilog
7 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.43%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.43%) IPTV
8 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.43%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.43%) Robotics
8 1 (1.43%) SCADA
8 1 (1.43%) STB
8 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Linux
2 14 (20.00%) Windows
3 10 (14.29%) Unix
4 4 (5.71%) Android
4 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.43%) LynxOS
5 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.43%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.00%) OO
4 15 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (17.14%) OOP
6 9 (12.86%) Multithreading
7 8 (11.43%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (11.43%) Reverse Engineering
7 8 (11.43%) Threat Detection
8 7 (10.00%) SDLC
9 6 (8.57%) Software Architecture
10 5 (7.14%) Scrum
10 5 (7.14%) Signal Processing
11 4 (5.71%) Coaching
11 4 (5.71%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.71%) Mobile Development
11 4 (5.71%) User Stories
12 3 (4.29%) Digital Signal Processing
12 3 (4.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (42.86%) C
3 29 (41.43%) C#
4 22 (31.43%) Java
5 11 (15.71%) Python
6 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 5 (7.14%) SQL
8 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.71%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.71%) Perl
9 3 (4.29%) Ruby
10 2 (2.86%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.86%) Scala
11 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.43%) Fortran
11 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 30 (42.86%) Degree
2 23 (32.86%) Security Cleared
3 17 (24.29%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) NFS
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) Atmel
3 1 (1.43%) Green Hills
3 1 (1.43%) QNX
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