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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 210 178 167
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 32 80 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 1.37% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.41% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 73 74
Median salary £43,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £54,800
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
5266 5683 5993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.23% 97.00% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4446 4838 4961
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 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -8 12 £45,000 +50.00% 7
Bristol +6 10 £41,250 +14.58% 3
Wiltshire +11 4 £39,000 -13.33%
Dorset +5 4 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Somerset -19 1 £32,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 73 (100.00%) C++
1 73 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (47.95%) Degree
3 34 (46.58%) C
4 28 (38.36%) C#
4 28 (38.36%) Linux
5 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (31.51%) Security Cleared
7 22 (30.14%) Java
8 17 (23.29%) OO
9 16 (21.92%) DV Cleared
10 15 (20.55%) Big Data
11 14 (19.18%) Python
11 14 (19.18%) Unix
11 14 (19.18%) Telecoms
11 14 (19.18%) Mathematics
12 12 (16.44%) Windows
12 12 (16.44%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (15.07%) Algorithms
13 11 (15.07%) Hadoop
14 10 (13.70%) Physics
14 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
14 10 (13.70%) Digital Media
14 10 (13.70%) OpenStack
15 9 (12.33%) Multithreading
15 9 (12.33%) OOP
16 8 (10.96%) SQL
16 8 (10.96%) HTML
16 8 (10.96%) Aerospace
16 8 (10.96%) Hibernate

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 10 (13.70%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.48%) JBoss
2 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.11%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) GNU Octave
1 2 (2.74%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.74%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) SS7
3 1 (1.37%) ASN.1
3 1 (1.37%) DVB
3 1 (1.37%) Profibus
3 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) Big Data
2 11 (15.07%) Hadoop
3 6 (8.22%) Data Mining
4 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.48%) MySQL
4 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.11%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (4.11%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) JIRA
2 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.48%) JUnit
2 4 (5.48%) Selenium
3 2 (2.74%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) GCC
4 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (19.18%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.96%) Aerospace
3 5 (6.85%) Electronics
4 4 (5.48%) Games
4 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Law
5 1 (1.37%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) Hibernate
1 8 (10.96%) HTML
2 7 (9.59%) CSS
2 7 (9.59%) EJB
2 7 (9.59%) J2EE
2 7 (9.59%) Java EE
3 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.48%) .NET
4 4 (5.48%) jQuery
4 4 (5.48%) JSF
4 4 (5.48%) Qt
4 4 (5.48%) Spring
4 4 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (5.48%) Web Services
4 4 (5.48%) XML
5 3 (4.11%) MFC
5 3 (4.11%) STL
6 2 (2.74%) DirectX
6 2 (2.74%) LLVM
6 2 (2.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Mathematics
2 11 (15.07%) Algorithms
3 10 (13.70%) Digital Media
3 10 (13.70%) Physics
4 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.22%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (5.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (4.11%) VHDL
8 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.74%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.74%) Verilog
9 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.37%) Digital TV
9 1 (1.37%) IPTV
9 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.37%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (1.37%) Robotics
9 1 (1.37%) SCADA
9 1 (1.37%) STB
9 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) Unix
3 12 (16.44%) Windows
4 5 (6.85%) Android
4 5 (6.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.37%) LynxOS
5 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.29%) OO
4 12 (16.44%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (12.33%) Multithreading
5 9 (12.33%) OOP
6 8 (10.96%) SDLC
7 7 (9.59%) Software Architecture
8 6 (8.22%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (8.22%) Reverse Engineering
8 6 (8.22%) Scrum
8 6 (8.22%) Threat Detection
9 5 (6.85%) Signal Processing
10 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.48%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (5.48%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (5.48%) Software Delivery
10 4 (5.48%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) C++
2 34 (46.58%) C
3 28 (38.36%) C#
4 22 (30.14%) Java
5 14 (19.18%) Python
6 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.96%) SQL
8 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.48%) Embedded C
8 4 (5.48%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.48%) Perl
9 3 (4.11%) Ruby
10 2 (2.74%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.74%) Scala
11 1 (1.37%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.37%) Fortran
11 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.37%) VC++
Qualifications
1 35 (47.95%) Degree
2 23 (31.51%) Security Cleared
3 16 (21.92%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) Atmel
3 1 (1.37%) Green Hills
3 1 (1.37%) QNX
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