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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 62 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 11 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.72% 2.81% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 2.85% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 14
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £40,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%

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
605 772 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.83% 98.72% 99.47%
Number of salaries quoted 555 727 762
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 25 (100.00%) C++
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (68.00%) Multithreading
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 15 (60.00%) Linux
4 11 (44.00%) Algorithms
5 10 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 10 (40.00%) Client/Server
5 10 (40.00%) STL
5 10 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 8 (32.00%) Python
7 7 (28.00%) C
7 7 (28.00%) C#
8 6 (24.00%) HTML
8 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) Unix
8 6 (24.00%) OO
8 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.00%) Firmware
9 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.00%) WCF
10 4 (16.00%) Network Security
10 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (16.00%) XML
10 4 (16.00%) Perl
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) .NET
10 4 (16.00%) SQL 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (40.00%) STL
2 6 (24.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) WCF
3 4 (16.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Algorithms
2 10 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Unix
4 3 (12.00%) Android
4 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (68.00%) Multithreading
3 10 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 6 (24.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) OOD
6 3 (12.00%) Android Development
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (12.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (4.00%) OOP
7 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (32.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) C
3 7 (28.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) Perl
5 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) Embedded C++
6 3 (12.00%) Java
6 3 (12.00%) PHP
6 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
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