The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 70 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 19 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.44% 1.82% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 1.84% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 23
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
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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
768 926 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.59% 98.93% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 713 757 774
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) C++
1 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (45.95%) Multithreading
2 17 (45.95%) TCP/IP
2 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) STL
3 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
4 13 (35.14%) Linux
5 12 (32.43%) C
6 11 (29.73%) Java
6 11 (29.73%) Python
7 9 (24.32%) NHibernate
7 9 (24.32%) Network Security
7 9 (24.32%) WCF
7 9 (24.32%) LINQ
7 9 (24.32%) .NET
7 9 (24.32%) SOAP
7 9 (24.32%) OOD
7 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
7 9 (24.32%) C#
7 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
7 9 (24.32%) COM
7 9 (24.32%) Web Services
7 9 (24.32%) XML
7 9 (24.32%) REST
8 8 (21.62%) Algorithms
8 8 (21.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 8 (21.62%) Client/Server
9 6 (16.22%) Android
9 6 (16.22%) Moq

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 17 (45.95%) TCP/IP
2 9 (24.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.22%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) STL
2 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) COM
2 9 (24.32%) LINQ
2 9 (24.32%) NHibernate
2 9 (24.32%) REST
2 9 (24.32%) SOAP
2 9 (24.32%) WCF
2 9 (24.32%) Web Services
2 9 (24.32%) XML
3 8 (21.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (16.22%) CSS
4 6 (16.22%) HTML
4 6 (16.22%) MFC
5 2 (5.41%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Algorithms
1 8 (21.62%) Client/Server
2 5 (13.51%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Android
3 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
3 6 (16.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (45.95%) Multithreading
3 9 (24.32%) OOD
4 6 (16.22%) Android Development
4 6 (16.22%) iOS Development
4 6 (16.22%) Mobile Development
4 6 (16.22%) MVC
4 6 (16.22%) SDLC
4 6 (16.22%) Web Development
5 5 (13.51%) Information Security
6 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (32.43%) C
3 11 (29.73%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) Python
4 9 (24.32%) C#
5 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.22%) Perl
5 6 (16.22%) PHP
6 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
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