The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 79 107 74
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 26 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.16% 0.86% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 0.88% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 30
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
C++ Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1156 1358 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.09% 97.56% 99.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1173 1014
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the West Sussex region.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burgess Hill 0 11 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Gatwick - 8 £47,000 -
Horsham +23 6 £27,500 -21.42%
East Grinstead +7 1 £21,500 -57.00%
C++ Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West Sussex region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) C++
1 48 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (75.00%) C#
2 36 (75.00%) Windows
3 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (58.33%) UML
5 27 (56.25%) Computer Science
6 26 (54.17%) Degree
7 16 (33.33%) Scrum
7 16 (33.33%) TDD
7 16 (33.33%) Multithreading
8 14 (29.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 14 (29.17%) MFC
8 14 (29.17%) Visual Studio
8 14 (29.17%) STL
9 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
10 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (25.00%) DICOM
10 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 12 (25.00%) WCF
10 12 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 12 (25.00%) SOA
10 12 (25.00%) SQL
10 12 (25.00%) .NET
10 12 (25.00%) Computer Vision
11 11 (22.92%) PhD
11 11 (22.92%) Games
11 11 (22.92%) OpenGL
11 11 (22.92%) Mathematics
11 11 (22.92%) Physics

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.92%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 14 (29.17%) MFC
1 14 (29.17%) STL
2 12 (25.00%) .NET
2 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (25.00%) WCF
3 11 (22.92%) OpenGL
4 10 (20.83%) DirectX
4 10 (20.83%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.08%) Ajax
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 11 (22.92%) Mathematics
2 11 (22.92%) Physics
3 10 (20.83%) 3D Graphics
3 10 (20.83%) Visualisation
4 7 (14.58%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.08%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (58.33%) UML
4 16 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 16 (33.33%) Scrum
4 16 (33.33%) TDD
5 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
6 12 (25.00%) Computer Vision
6 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (25.00%) SOA
7 10 (20.83%) 3D Programming
7 10 (20.83%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (20.83%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.17%) Cross-Platform Development
9 2 (4.17%) OO
9 2 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) C++
2 36 (75.00%) C#
3 12 (25.00%) SQL
4 10 (20.83%) HLSL
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) Degree
2 11 (22.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) DICOM
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
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