The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 209 190 148
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 30 45 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.74% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.77% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 66
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £60,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
5752 5848 4991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4808 4398
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Bristol -26 12 £32,500 - 6
Somerset +13 7 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire +4 7 - - 2
Dorset -8 2 £34,500 +25.45% 1
Wiltshire -11 1 £39,000 -13.33%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 70 (100.00%) C++
1 70 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (51.43%) Computer Science
3 29 (41.43%) Degree
4 28 (40.00%) OO
5 25 (35.71%) Windows
6 24 (34.29%) Linux
7 22 (31.43%) C#
8 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (28.57%) Mathematics
10 18 (25.71%) Scrum
11 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
12 15 (21.43%) C
12 15 (21.43%) OOD
13 14 (20.00%) OOP
13 14 (20.00%) STL
14 13 (18.57%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (17.14%) Multithreading
16 11 (15.71%) Signal Processing
17 10 (14.29%) Software Architecture
17 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
17 10 (14.29%) Physics
17 10 (14.29%) Python
18 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
18 9 (12.86%) Aerospace
18 9 (12.86%) Software Testing
18 9 (12.86%) Refactoring
18 9 (12.86%) Qt
19 8 (11.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 8 (11.43%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.00%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) MySQL
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.29%) Eclipse
1 3 (4.29%) Subversion
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.43%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (12.86%) Aerospace
2 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.57%) Finance
3 5 (7.14%) Electronics
4 4 (5.71%) Games
4 4 (5.71%) Military
5 3 (4.29%) Billing
5 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.86%) Marketing
6 2 (2.86%) Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) STL
2 9 (12.86%) Qt
3 8 (11.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (10.00%) CSS
4 7 (10.00%) HTML
5 6 (8.57%) DirectX
6 4 (5.71%) .NET
6 4 (5.71%) MFC
6 4 (5.71%) OpenGL
7 2 (2.86%) JavaSpaces
7 2 (2.86%) Java RMI
7 2 (2.86%) Twisted
7 2 (2.86%) Akka
7 2 (2.86%) gevent
7 2 (2.86%) Middleware
8 1 (1.43%) WinForms
8 1 (1.43%) OpenMP
8 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (51.43%) Computer Science
2 20 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 10 (14.29%) Physics
4 7 (10.00%) MPEG
4 7 (10.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.71%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.29%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (4.29%) Neural Network
7 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.43%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Windows
2 24 (34.29%) Linux
3 8 (11.43%) Android
4 7 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (40.00%) OO
3 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.71%) Scrum
5 15 (21.43%) OOD
6 14 (20.00%) OOP
7 13 (18.57%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (17.14%) Multithreading
9 11 (15.71%) Signal Processing
10 10 (14.29%) Software Architecture
11 9 (12.86%) Refactoring
11 9 (12.86%) Software Testing
12 8 (11.43%) UML
13 7 (10.00%) Kanban
13 7 (10.00%) Android Development
14 6 (8.57%) Customer Engagement
14 6 (8.57%) Data Management
14 6 (8.57%) Pattern Recognition
14 6 (8.57%) Digital Signal Processing
15 5 (7.14%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (31.43%) C#
3 15 (21.43%) C
4 10 (14.29%) Python
5 8 (11.43%) Bash Shell
6 7 (10.00%) Java
6 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.00%) Perl
7 3 (4.29%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.29%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.86%) Scala
8 2 (2.86%) Go
9 1 (1.43%) GLSL
9 1 (1.43%) Pascal
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) SQL
9 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.43%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) Degree
2 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) PhD
5 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) Minitab
3 1 (1.43%) Intel
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Posted: Yesterday
South West
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £410000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
South West
TRG
Salary: 45000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago