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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior C++ Software Engineer
Rank 240 219 201
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 7 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 10
Average salary £39,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £60,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
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
5807 5877 4820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.13% 95.27% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4904 4862 4148
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 1 September 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
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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
Dorset +2 6 £39,000 -35.00% 1
Bristol - 1 - -
Senior C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 9 (75.00%) UML
3 8 (66.67%) OO
3 8 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 8 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 6 (50.00%) Parallel Programming
4 6 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 6 (50.00%) DO-178B
4 6 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 6 (50.00%) Validation
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) OpenMP
4 6 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) Intel
5 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) OpenGL
7 3 (25.00%) C
7 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
7 3 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (25.00%) Physics
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (25.00%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) OpenMP
2 3 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (16.67%) DirectX
3 2 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (16.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (25.00%) Physics
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) UML
2 9 (75.00%) Signal Processing
3 8 (66.67%) OO
3 8 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 6 (50.00%) Validation
4 6 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 6 (50.00%) Parallel Programming
5 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
5 3 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Image Processing
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) C
5 2 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Intel
2 2 (16.67%) Minitab
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
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