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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 198 181 167
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 35 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.78% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.82% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 48
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
5796 5510 5143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.02% 95.36% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4783 4609 4539
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Somerset +21 12 £32,500 - 1
Bristol -2 11 £40,000 +23.07%
Gloucestershire -17 6 £45,000 - 1
Dorset -17 4 £36,250 +31.81%
Wiltshire - 2 £39,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 98 (100.00%) C++
1 98 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 50 (51.02%) OO
3 48 (48.98%) Windows
4 44 (44.90%) Degree
5 42 (42.86%) Linux
6 39 (39.80%) Computer Science
7 30 (30.61%) C#
8 25 (25.51%) OOD
9 23 (23.47%) Security Cleared
10 21 (21.43%) SC Cleared
10 21 (21.43%) Signal Processing
10 21 (21.43%) OOP
11 20 (20.41%) Mathematics
12 19 (19.39%) Digital Signal Processing
13 17 (17.35%) UNIX
13 17 (17.35%) C
13 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
15 14 (14.29%) Scrum
16 13 (13.27%) STL
16 13 (13.27%) Qt
17 12 (12.24%) UML
17 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
17 12 (12.24%) Aerospace
18 11 (11.22%) Pattern Recognition
18 11 (11.22%) Customer Engagement
19 10 (10.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 9 (9.18%) Multithreading
20 9 (9.18%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.08%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Subversion
2 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.08%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (12.24%) Aerospace
2 9 (9.18%) Finance
3 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.10%) Banking
5 4 (4.08%) Electronics
6 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.06%) Billing
7 2 (2.04%) Military
7 2 (2.04%) Marketing
8 1 (1.02%) Avionics
8 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.02%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.27%) STL
1 13 (13.27%) Qt
2 10 (10.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (6.12%) HTML
3 6 (6.12%) CSS
4 5 (5.10%) .NET
4 5 (5.10%) MFC
5 4 (4.08%) OpenGL
6 2 (2.04%) DirectX
6 2 (2.04%) Middleware
6 2 (2.04%) Web Services
6 2 (2.04%) XML
6 2 (2.04%) Java RMI
6 2 (2.04%) JavaSpaces
6 2 (2.04%) Twisted
6 2 (2.04%) Akka
6 2 (2.04%) gevent
7 1 (1.02%) WCF
7 1 (1.02%) WPF
7 1 (1.02%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 39 (39.80%) Computer Science
2 20 (20.41%) Mathematics
3 8 (8.16%) Physics
3 8 (8.16%) Artificial Intelligence
3 8 (8.16%) Neural Network
4 4 (4.08%) MPEG
5 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.06%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.04%) Open Source
7 1 (1.02%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 48 (48.98%) Windows
2 42 (42.86%) Linux
3 17 (17.35%) UNIX
4 8 (8.16%) Android
5 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 50 (51.02%) OO
3 25 (25.51%) OOD
4 21 (21.43%) OOP
4 21 (21.43%) Signal Processing
5 19 (19.39%) Digital Signal Processing
6 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (14.29%) Scrum
8 12 (12.24%) UML
9 11 (11.22%) Customer Engagement
9 11 (11.22%) Pattern Recognition
10 9 (9.18%) Multithreading
11 8 (8.16%) Software Architecture
11 8 (8.16%) Machine Learning
11 8 (8.16%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (8.16%) Software Testing
12 7 (7.14%) Android Development
13 6 (6.12%) Refactoring
13 6 (6.12%) Image Processing
14 5 (5.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (30.61%) C#
3 17 (17.35%) C
4 9 (9.18%) Java
5 8 (8.16%) Python
6 6 (6.12%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.10%) Perl
8 3 (3.06%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.04%) SQL
9 2 (2.04%) GLSL
9 2 (2.04%) Go
9 2 (2.04%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.04%) Scala
10 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.02%) Pascal
10 1 (1.02%) PHP
10 1 (1.02%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 44 (44.90%) Degree
2 23 (23.47%) Security Cleared
3 21 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.08%) PhD
5 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.04%) Minitab
3 1 (1.02%) Renesas
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Posted: 5 days ago