The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 57 77 49
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 28 5 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.04% 0.61% 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 0.63% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 45
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.49%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
883 796 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.77% 97.67% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 782 723 863
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
C++ Software Engineer
Hampshire

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

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 April 2014.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 49 (100.00%) C++
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (91.84%) Linux
3 36 (73.47%) UNIX
4 33 (67.35%) Mathematics
5 29 (59.18%) Physics
5 29 (59.18%) Solaris
6 26 (53.06%) C
7 23 (46.94%) Degree
8 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
9 19 (38.78%) Windows
10 18 (36.73%) Statistics
11 15 (30.61%) PhD
12 9 (18.37%) Embedded Linux
12 9 (18.37%) Cryptography
12 9 (18.37%) EMV
12 9 (18.37%) EFT
12 9 (18.37%) FTP
12 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
12 9 (18.37%) SSL
12 9 (18.37%) XML
12 9 (18.37%) C#
12 9 (18.37%) Java
13 8 (16.33%) Embedded C++
14 6 (12.24%) Retail
14 6 (12.24%) Subversion
14 6 (12.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 5 (10.20%) OOD
16 4 (8.16%) Embedded C
16 4 (8.16%) AIX

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) FTP
1 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
1 9 (18.37%) SSL
2 2 (4.08%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Big Data
1 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Subversion
1 6 (12.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (12.24%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) French Language
3 2 (4.08%) German Language
3 2 (4.08%) Italian Language
3 2 (4.08%) Japanese Language
3 2 (4.08%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (4.08%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.04%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) OpenCV
2 1 (2.04%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (67.35%) Mathematics
2 29 (59.18%) Physics
3 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
4 18 (36.73%) Statistics
5 9 (18.37%) Cryptography
5 9 (18.37%) EMV
5 9 (18.37%) EFT
6 3 (6.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (91.84%) Linux
2 36 (73.47%) UNIX
3 29 (59.18%) Solaris
4 19 (38.78%) Windows
5 9 (18.37%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (8.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (10.20%) OOD
3 3 (6.12%) OOP
4 2 (4.08%) UML
5 1 (2.04%) Image Processing
5 1 (2.04%) Video Processing
5 1 (2.04%) Business Development
5 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (53.06%) C
3 9 (18.37%) C#
3 9 (18.37%) Java
4 8 (16.33%) Embedded C++
5 4 (8.16%) Embedded C
6 3 (6.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Degree
2 15 (30.61%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) VeriFone
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