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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
England / South West
Rank 177 192 149
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 58 65 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.13% 1.13% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.16% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 53 62 84
Median salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%

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
4949 5583 5819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.51% 97.03% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4109 4627 4914
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 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
Bristol 0 28 £37,500 -2.59% 9
Gloucestershire -3 15 £47,000 +4.44% 1
Dorset +34 6 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Wiltshire +25 6 £35,000 +15.70% 2
Devon -10 3 £33,000 -34.00%
Somerset -10 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 96 (100.00%) C++
1 96 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 57 (59.38%) Linux
3 54 (56.25%) Java
4 47 (48.96%) C
5 40 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (38.54%) Security Cleared
7 31 (32.29%) C#
8 29 (30.21%) DV Cleared
9 26 (27.08%) Windows
10 25 (26.04%) OO
11 23 (23.96%) Python
11 23 (23.96%) Cybersecurity
12 22 (22.92%) Degree
13 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
14 19 (19.79%) Multithreading
14 19 (19.79%) OOP
14 19 (19.79%) JavaScript
15 18 (18.75%) Android
15 18 (18.75%) Big Data
16 17 (17.71%) Reverse Engineering
17 15 (15.63%) J2EE
18 14 (14.58%) .NET
18 14 (14.58%) UML
18 14 (14.58%) Games
19 13 (13.54%) Ethical Hacking
20 12 (12.50%) Apple iOS
20 12 (12.50%) Algorithms
20 12 (12.50%) Objective-C
20 12 (12.50%) Web Services

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 9 (9.38%) Apache Pig
2 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.08%) DNN
4 1 (1.04%) JBoss
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.21%) HTTP
3 4 (4.17%) Firewall
3 4 (4.17%) SSL
4 2 (2.08%) ASN.1
4 2 (2.08%) Internet
5 1 (1.04%) FTP
5 1 (1.04%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.04%) LAN
5 1 (1.04%) LDAP
5 1 (1.04%) Modbus
5 1 (1.04%) Profibus
5 1 (1.04%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) Big Data
2 11 (11.46%) Hadoop
3 9 (9.38%) Apache Hive
3 9 (9.38%) Data Mining
4 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.21%) MySQL
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.29%) JIRA
3 5 (5.21%) Selenium
4 4 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.17%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.17%) CodeSonar
4 4 (4.17%) git-flow
4 4 (4.17%) Robot Framework
5 3 (3.13%) GCC
5 3 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (2.08%) Subversion
7 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.04%) JUnit
7 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.04%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (14.58%) Games
2 10 (10.42%) Finance
3 7 (7.29%) Electronics
3 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.25%) Banking
5 5 (5.21%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.63%) J2EE
2 14 (14.58%) .NET
3 12 (12.50%) Web Services
4 11 (11.46%) Java EE
5 9 (9.38%) HTML
5 9 (9.38%) OpenCL
5 9 (9.38%) STL
6 7 (7.29%) CSS
7 6 (6.25%) EJB
7 6 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 5 (5.21%) Spring
9 4 (4.17%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.17%) Django
9 4 (4.17%) LAMP
9 4 (4.17%) Node.js
9 4 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (4.17%) REST
9 4 (4.17%) SOAP
9 4 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 9 (9.38%) VHDL
4 4 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.08%) PlayStation
7 1 (1.04%) 3D Printing
7 1 (1.04%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.04%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.04%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 57 (59.38%) Linux
2 26 (27.08%) Windows
3 18 (18.75%) Android
4 12 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 8 (8.33%) Unix
6 7 (7.29%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (26.04%) OO
4 23 (23.96%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (19.79%) Multithreading
5 19 (19.79%) OOP
6 17 (17.71%) Reverse Engineering
7 14 (14.58%) UML
8 13 (13.54%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (9.38%) Requirements Engineering
9 9 (9.38%) Threat Detection
9 9 (9.38%) User Stories
9 9 (9.38%) Validation
10 8 (8.33%) SDLC
11 7 (7.29%) Game Development
11 7 (7.29%) Mathematics
11 7 (7.29%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.25%) OOD
12 6 (6.25%) Software Architecture
13 5 (5.21%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) C++
2 54 (56.25%) Java
3 47 (48.96%) C
4 31 (32.29%) C#
5 23 (23.96%) Python
6 19 (19.79%) JavaScript
7 12 (12.50%) Objective-C
8 11 (11.46%) Embedded C
9 8 (8.33%) Embedded C++
10 6 (6.25%) SQL
11 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
12 4 (4.17%) PHP
12 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.08%) MATLAB
13 2 (2.08%) Scala
14 1 (1.04%) Delphi
14 1 (1.04%) Perl
14 1 (1.04%) R
14 1 (1.04%) VB
14 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (38.54%) Security Cleared
2 29 (30.21%) DV Cleared
3 22 (22.92%) Degree
4 6 (6.25%) PhD
5 4 (4.17%) CCNA
5 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.17%) CISSP
5 4 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (4.17%) GIAC
5 4 (4.17%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (4.17%) MCSE
5 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (4.17%) SANS
5 4 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (4.17%) SSCP
6 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) MISRA
2 2 (2.08%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.04%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.04%) DO-254
3 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Docker
1 4 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (1.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Puppet
1 4 (4.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.04%) EMC
3 1 (1.04%) IBM
3 1 (1.04%) Renesas
3 1 (1.04%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £64000 per annum + Superb Package , incl Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + strong benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 + excellent benefits package - see advert body
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago