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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 52 82 41
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 36 12 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.40% 1.35% 4.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 1.37% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 36 11 40
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.91%
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
803 879 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.05% 98.99% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 760 674 833
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 3 May 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 3 May 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 54 (100.00%) C++
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (59.26%) Linux
3 29 (53.70%) Java
4 21 (38.89%) Python
4 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 17 (31.48%) C
6 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 15 (27.78%) STL
7 15 (27.78%) Windows
8 14 (25.93%) PHP
9 13 (24.07%) Mathematics
9 13 (24.07%) Multithreading
10 12 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 12 (22.22%) Algorithms
10 12 (22.22%) HTML
10 12 (22.22%) Web Services
11 11 (20.37%) Unix
11 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (18.52%) Qt
12 10 (18.52%) Mobile Development
12 10 (18.52%) Android Development
12 10 (18.52%) iOS Development
12 10 (18.52%) Apple iOS
12 10 (18.52%) Android
12 10 (18.52%) Web Development
12 10 (18.52%) CSS
12 10 (18.52%) Perl
13 9 (16.67%) C#
13 9 (16.67%) Client/Server

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 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.56%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Big Data
2 4 (7.41%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) STL
2 12 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (22.22%) HTML
2 12 (22.22%) Web Services
3 10 (18.52%) CSS
3 10 (18.52%) Qt
4 7 (12.96%) REST
5 4 (7.41%) JSON
5 4 (7.41%) LAMP
5 4 (7.41%) SOAP
5 4 (7.41%) XML
6 3 (5.56%) .NET
6 3 (5.56%) COM
6 3 (5.56%) LINQ
6 3 (5.56%) NHibernate
6 3 (5.56%) OpenGL
6 3 (5.56%) WCF
7 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.85%) HTML5
7 1 (1.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Mathematics
2 12 (22.22%) Algorithms
3 9 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (9.26%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (5.56%) Internet of Things
6 3 (5.56%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (3.70%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.85%) Physics
8 1 (1.85%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 32 (59.26%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) Windows
3 11 (20.37%) Unix
4 10 (18.52%) Android
4 10 (18.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (24.07%) Multithreading
3 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.52%) Android Development
4 10 (18.52%) iOS Development
4 10 (18.52%) Mobile Development
4 10 (18.52%) Web Development
5 5 (9.26%) Information Security
5 5 (9.26%) OOD
5 5 (9.26%) OOP
6 4 (7.41%) Open Source
6 4 (7.41%) Open Source Development
7 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (3.70%) OO
8 2 (3.70%) SDLC
9 1 (1.85%) Big Data Analytics
9 1 (1.85%) Machine Learning
9 1 (1.85%) Network Management
9 1 (1.85%) SOA
9 1 (1.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (53.70%) Java
3 21 (38.89%) Python
4 17 (31.48%) C
5 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 14 (25.93%) PHP
7 10 (18.52%) Perl
8 9 (16.67%) C#
9 6 (11.11%) SQL
10 4 (7.41%) PHP 5
11 3 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) Nokia
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