The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer - C++
Derbyshire / Derby
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 35 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 6 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 2.60% 3.86% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 4.04% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 14
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Derby
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 218 272 306
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 94.37% 95.44% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 181 220 261
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derby that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Derby

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Derby

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Derby

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in Derby over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in Derby

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Derby region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Electronics
4 5 (62.50%) Advertising
4 5 (62.50%) Device Driver
4 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (62.50%) WebSockets
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (62.50%) Visualisation
4 5 (62.50%) Firmware
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
6 2 (25.00%) IPv6
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Perl
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 2 (25.00%) IPv6
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Electronics
2 5 (62.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Device Driver
1 5 (62.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Groovy
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) JTAG
1 2 (25.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft