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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 180 143 151
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 75 105 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.32% 1.78% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.83% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 71 90 74
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average 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
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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 -6 31 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Devon +5 13 £37,500 +4.16%
Dorset -11 11 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Gloucestershire -17 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Somerset -7 5 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Wiltshire +5 3 £25,500 -38.18%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 147 (100.00%) C++
1 147 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 76 (51.70%) Linux
3 64 (43.54%) OO
4 60 (40.82%) Degree
5 46 (31.29%) Java
6 44 (29.93%) TCP/IP
7 37 (25.17%) Security Cleared
7 37 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (23.81%) Multithreading
8 35 (23.81%) Computer Science
9 34 (23.13%) Telecoms
10 33 (22.45%) Python
10 33 (22.45%) C
11 32 (21.77%) Mathematics
12 31 (21.09%) C#
12 31 (21.09%) Unix
13 29 (19.73%) OOP
13 29 (19.73%) Algorithms
14 28 (19.05%) Physics
14 28 (19.05%) HTML
14 28 (19.05%) SQL
15 26 (17.69%) JavaScript
15 26 (17.69%) Windows
16 23 (15.65%) CSS
16 23 (15.65%) UML
16 23 (15.65%) Digital Media
17 22 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (14.29%) Android
19 19 (12.93%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.48%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.04%) JBoss
3 2 (1.36%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) SaaS
2 2 (1.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (29.93%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.68%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) VoIP
2 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.93%) Big Data
2 12 (8.16%) MySQL
3 9 (6.12%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.76%) SQLite
5 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.72%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.04%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (10.88%) Rational Rhapsody
2 8 (5.44%) Subversion
3 7 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.40%) Bugzilla
4 5 (3.40%) CruiseControl
4 5 (3.40%) Hudson
4 5 (3.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (2.72%) JUnit
5 4 (2.72%) NetBeans
6 3 (2.04%) LabVIEW
7 2 (1.36%) CppUnit
7 2 (1.36%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.36%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.36%) JIRA
7 2 (1.36%) Selenium
8 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.68%) NUnit
8 1 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
General
1 34 (23.13%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.84%) Games
3 11 (7.48%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.80%) Aerospace
5 9 (6.12%) Electronics
6 7 (4.76%) Advertising
6 7 (4.76%) Law
7 4 (2.72%) Military
8 1 (0.68%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.05%) HTML
2 23 (15.65%) CSS
3 17 (11.56%) Qt
4 15 (10.20%) OpenMP
5 14 (9.52%) MFC
6 9 (6.12%) AngularJS
7 8 (5.44%) STL
8 7 (4.76%) Django
9 6 (4.08%) .NET
9 6 (4.08%) J2EE
10 5 (3.40%) Web Services
11 3 (2.04%) EJB
11 3 (2.04%) Hibernate
11 3 (2.04%) Java EE
11 3 (2.04%) jQuery
11 3 (2.04%) JSF
11 3 (2.04%) XML
12 2 (1.36%) JavaFX
12 2 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 32 (21.77%) Mathematics
3 29 (19.73%) Algorithms
4 28 (19.05%) Physics
5 23 (15.65%) Digital Media
6 22 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (8.84%) Mobile App
8 6 (4.08%) Smartphone
9 5 (3.40%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (2.04%) DTV
10 3 (2.04%) Life Science
10 3 (2.04%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.36%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (1.36%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.68%) Arduino
12 1 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.68%) Fintech
12 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.68%) Mechatronics
12 1 (0.68%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 76 (51.70%) Linux
2 31 (21.09%) Unix
3 26 (17.69%) Windows
4 21 (14.29%) Android
5 12 (8.16%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.40%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 64 (43.54%) OO
3 37 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (23.81%) Multithreading
5 29 (19.73%) OOP
6 23 (15.65%) UML
7 15 (10.20%) Concurrent Programming
7 15 (10.20%) Validation
8 13 (8.84%) OOA/OOD
8 13 (8.84%) Signal Processing
8 13 (8.84%) Software Architecture
9 11 (7.48%) Parallel Programming
10 9 (6.12%) Android Development
10 9 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.44%) Game Development
11 8 (5.44%) OOD
12 7 (4.76%) Configuration Management
12 7 (4.76%) Machine Learning
12 7 (4.76%) Scrum
12 7 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 147 (100.00%) C++
2 46 (31.29%) Java
3 33 (22.45%) C
3 33 (22.45%) Python
4 31 (21.09%) C#
5 28 (19.05%) SQL
6 26 (17.69%) JavaScript
7 17 (11.56%) MATLAB
8 12 (8.16%) Perl
9 10 (6.80%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.44%) Objective-C
11 5 (3.40%) PHP
12 2 (1.36%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.36%) Fortran
13 1 (0.68%) Ada
13 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.68%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.68%) Scala
13 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.68%) VC++
Qualifications
1 60 (40.82%) Degree
2 37 (25.17%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.48%) DV Cleared
3 11 (7.48%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.12%) PhD
5 1 (0.68%) CCNA
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.68%) CISSP
5 1 (0.68%) GIAC
5 1 (0.68%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.68%) MCSE
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.68%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.68%) SANS
5 1 (0.68%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.48%) DO-178B
2 3 (2.04%) QA
3 2 (1.36%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.68%) MISRA
4 1 (0.68%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Firmware
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (10.20%) Intel
2 9 (6.12%) Oracle
3 6 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.04%) VMware
5 1 (0.68%) Citrix
5 1 (0.68%) IBM
5 1 (0.68%) Telelogic
5 1 (0.68%) Xilinx
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