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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 69 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 14 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.93% 1.04% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.05% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 13
Median salary £43,750 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £43,000 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
C++ Software Engineer
Hampshire

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
709 667 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.66% 98.67% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 671 580 727
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 48 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 47 (97.92%) C++
3 25 (52.08%) Linux
4 21 (43.75%) Java
5 16 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 13 (27.08%) HTML
7 13 (27.08%) Windows
7 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
7 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (25.00%) SQL
8 12 (25.00%) Web Services
9 11 (22.92%) STL
9 11 (22.92%) Degree
9 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
9 11 (22.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 11 (22.92%) Algorithms
9 11 (22.92%) SDLC
10 10 (20.83%) Python
11 9 (18.75%) C
11 9 (18.75%) Multithreading
12 8 (16.67%) JSON
12 8 (16.67%) REST
12 8 (16.67%) Qt
12 8 (16.67%) PHP
12 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
13 7 (14.58%) Unix
13 7 (14.58%) OOP
13 7 (14.58%) CSS
14 6 (12.50%) XML

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Big Data
3 2 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.25%) Electronics
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) HTML
2 12 (25.00%) Web Services
3 11 (22.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (22.92%) STL
4 8 (16.67%) JSON
4 8 (16.67%) Qt
4 8 (16.67%) REST
5 7 (14.58%) CSS
6 6 (12.50%) MFC
6 6 (12.50%) XML
7 5 (10.42%) SOAP
8 3 (6.25%) OpenGL
9 2 (4.17%) LAMP
10 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.08%) HTML5
10 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 11 (22.92%) Algorithms
2 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
3 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 5 (10.42%) Physics
5 3 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (6.25%) Internet of Things
5 3 (6.25%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (4.17%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.08%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Linux
2 13 (27.08%) Windows
3 7 (14.58%) Unix
4 6 (12.50%) Android
4 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.92%) SDLC
4 9 (18.75%) Multithreading
5 7 (14.58%) OOP
6 6 (12.50%) Android Development
6 6 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 6 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 6 (12.50%) TDD
6 6 (12.50%) Web Development
7 5 (10.42%) SOA
8 2 (4.17%) OO
8 2 (4.17%) OOD
8 2 (4.17%) Open Source
8 2 (4.17%) Open Source Development
9 1 (2.08%) Big Data Analytics
9 1 (2.08%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (2.08%) Machine Learning
9 1 (2.08%) Network Management
9 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) C++
2 21 (43.75%) Java
3 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.00%) SQL
5 10 (20.83%) Python
6 9 (18.75%) C
7 8 (16.67%) PHP
8 6 (12.50%) Perl
9 5 (10.42%) C#
10 3 (6.25%) R
11 2 (4.17%) PHP 5
12 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
12 1 (2.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Nokia
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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