The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 66 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 10 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.52% 2.38% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 2.41% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 12
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
623 705 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.82% 98.88% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 539 647 678
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Southampton region.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Southampton region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) C++
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (75.00%) Linux
3 15 (62.50%) Windows
4 14 (58.33%) Multithreading
5 12 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 12 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 12 (50.00%) STL
5 12 (50.00%) Client/Server
6 8 (33.33%) Unix
6 8 (33.33%) CSS
6 8 (33.33%) HTML
6 8 (33.33%) C
6 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (20.83%) Android
7 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
7 5 (20.83%) Mobile Development
7 5 (20.83%) Android Development
7 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
7 5 (20.83%) Firmware
7 5 (20.83%) Web Development
7 5 (20.83%) Perl
7 5 (20.83%) PHP
7 5 (20.83%) Java
7 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.83%) OO
8 3 (12.50%) C#
8 3 (12.50%) Shell Script

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (50.00%) STL
2 8 (33.33%) CSS
2 8 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 12 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Unix
4 5 (20.83%) Android
4 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) Multithreading
3 12 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 5 (20.83%) Android Development
4 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
4 5 (20.83%) Mobile Development
4 5 (20.83%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (33.33%) C
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Perl
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Firmware
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