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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 215 171 153
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 35 81 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 1.36% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.40% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32 79 90
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +19.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5450 5769 5984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.56% 97.01% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4631 4893 5007
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -9 14 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Dorset +3 10 £47,500 +21.79%
Bristol -19 6 £35,000 -9.09% 4
Wiltshire +6 3 £35,000 -22.22% 1
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 68 (100.00%) C++
1 68 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (42.65%) C
3 28 (41.18%) C#
4 27 (39.71%) Linux
4 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (33.82%) Degree
5 23 (33.82%) Security Cleared
6 22 (32.35%) Java
6 22 (32.35%) OO
7 19 (27.94%) DV Cleared
8 17 (25.00%) Windows
9 16 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (22.06%) Big Data
11 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
11 14 (20.59%) OOP
11 14 (20.59%) Python
12 13 (19.12%) Computer Science
13 12 (17.65%) Multithreading
13 12 (17.65%) Hadoop
14 11 (16.18%) Algorithms
15 10 (14.71%) Java EE
15 10 (14.71%) Hibernate
15 10 (14.71%) Unix
16 9 (13.24%) EJB
16 9 (13.24%) Ethical Hacking
16 9 (13.24%) Reverse Engineering
17 8 (11.76%) Software Architecture
17 8 (11.76%) Threat Detection
17 8 (11.76%) CSS

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 6 (8.82%) Apache Pig
1 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) GNU Octave
1 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.35%) HTTP
3 4 (5.88%) FTP
3 4 (5.88%) Kerberos
3 4 (5.88%) LDAP
4 3 (4.41%) Firewall
5 2 (2.94%) SS7
6 1 (1.47%) DVB
6 1 (1.47%) LAN
6 1 (1.47%) Profibus
6 1 (1.47%) RS-485
6 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) Big Data
2 12 (17.65%) Hadoop
3 8 (11.76%) Data Mining
4 6 (8.82%) Apache Hive
5 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.94%) MySQL
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.47%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) JIRA
2 5 (7.35%) Selenium
3 4 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.88%) JUnit
4 3 (4.41%) Subversion
5 2 (2.94%) GCC
5 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.47%) CodeSonar
6 1 (1.47%) git-flow
6 1 (1.47%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.47%) Robot Framework
General
1 7 (10.29%) Games
2 4 (5.88%) Electronics
3 3 (4.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) Hibernate
1 10 (14.71%) Java EE
2 9 (13.24%) EJB
3 8 (11.76%) CSS
3 8 (11.76%) HTML
4 7 (10.29%) J2EE
5 6 (8.82%) Spring
5 6 (8.82%) STL
6 5 (7.35%) Web Services
7 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.88%) jQuery
7 4 (5.88%) JSF
7 4 (5.88%) LLVM
7 4 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (5.88%) XML
8 3 (4.41%) .NET
9 2 (2.94%) LAMP
9 2 (2.94%) MFC
9 2 (2.94%) Middleware
9 2 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.18%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.41%) Verilog
4 3 (4.41%) VHDL
5 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.94%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.47%) IPTV
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.47%) Robotics
6 1 (1.47%) SCADA
6 1 (1.47%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.47%) STB
6 1 (1.47%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Linux
2 17 (25.00%) Windows
3 10 (14.71%) Unix
4 6 (8.82%) Android
4 6 (8.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) LynxOS
5 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.47%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (32.35%) OO
4 16 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (20.59%) OOP
6 12 (17.65%) Multithreading
7 9 (13.24%) Ethical Hacking
7 9 (13.24%) Reverse Engineering
8 8 (11.76%) Software Architecture
8 8 (11.76%) Threat Detection
9 7 (10.29%) Scrum
9 7 (10.29%) SDLC
10 6 (8.82%) User Stories
11 5 (7.35%) Coaching
11 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.35%) Mobile Development
11 5 (7.35%) Signal Processing
12 4 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (5.88%) Software Delivery
12 4 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (42.65%) C
3 28 (41.18%) C#
4 22 (32.35%) Java
5 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 14 (20.59%) Python
6 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.82%) Embedded C
6 6 (8.82%) Objective-C
6 6 (8.82%) SQL
7 4 (5.88%) Perl
8 2 (2.94%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.94%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) Fortran
9 1 (1.47%) PHP
9 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (33.82%) Degree
1 23 (33.82%) Security Cleared
2 19 (27.94%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.47%) CISSP
4 1 (1.47%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.47%) GIAC
4 1 (1.47%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.47%) SANS
4 1 (1.47%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (1.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) NFS
2 1 (1.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
1 1 (1.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Atmel
3 1 (1.47%) EMC
3 1 (1.47%) QNX
3 1 (1.47%) Renesas
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