The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer - C++
Rank 243 226 224
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 11 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 14
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Senior 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
5562 5847 5292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.00% 97.45% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4963 4496
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 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer across the South West region.

Senior C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior C++ Software Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Senior C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 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
(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
Devon +8 6 £50,500 -3.80%
Dorset +3 5 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Senior C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) C++
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (54.17%) Multithreading
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) UML
3 12 (50.00%) OO
3 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (45.83%) Java
5 10 (41.67%) DO-178B
5 10 (41.67%) Signal Processing
5 10 (41.67%) Rational Rhapsody
5 10 (41.67%) Concurrent Programming
5 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (41.67%) Algorithms
5 10 (41.67%) Intel
5 10 (41.67%) MATLAB
5 10 (41.67%) Validation
5 10 (41.67%) OpenMP
5 10 (41.67%) Parallel Programming
6 9 (37.50%) SQL
7 8 (33.33%) Android
7 8 (33.33%) Objective-C
7 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
8 7 (29.17%) Game Development
8 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
8 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
8 7 (29.17%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (29.17%) Django
8 7 (29.17%) SQLite

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (29.17%) SQLite
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (29.17%) Games
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) OpenMP
2 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
2 7 (29.17%) Django
3 2 (8.33%) Qt
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) Java EE
4 1 (4.17%) MFC
4 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
4 1 (4.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Algorithms
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Android
2 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (54.17%) Multithreading
3 12 (50.00%) OO
3 12 (50.00%) UML
4 10 (41.67%) Concurrent Programming
4 10 (41.67%) Parallel Programming
4 10 (41.67%) Signal Processing
4 10 (41.67%) Validation
5 7 (29.17%) Game Development
5 7 (29.17%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Kernel Development
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (4.17%) OOP
7 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (45.83%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) MATLAB
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) Objective-C
6 7 (29.17%) Python
7 4 (16.67%) C
7 4 (16.67%) C#
8 1 (4.17%) GLSL
8 1 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) GIAC
3 1 (4.17%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SANS
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) DO-178B
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Intel
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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