Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Software Engineer - C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 199 234
Rank change year-on-year +13 +35 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 44 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.85% 0.74% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.76% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 62 65 43
East Midlands median annual salary £29,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.68% +10.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £44,875 £50,000 £42,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5,054 5,932 6,781
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 97.28% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4,248 4,750 5,389
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +1.28%
10th Percentile £24,425 £23,868 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in the East Midlands

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in the East Midlands

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in the East Midlands

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +31 28 £29,000 -24.68% 1
Nottinghamshire -5 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Derbyshire -15 5 £29,500 -34.44% 1
C++ Software Engineer
England

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 East Midlands region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) C++
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (93.18%) Computer Science
3 38 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (81.82%) Linux
5 35 (79.55%) Degree
6 30 (68.18%) C#
7 28 (63.64%) Computer Vision
8 27 (61.36%) GitHub
8 27 (61.36%) Scrum
9 24 (54.55%) Python
10 22 (50.00%) Algorithms
11 19 (43.18%) Mathematics
12 18 (40.91%) Games
12 18 (40.91%) PhD
13 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
14 15 (34.09%) Java
14 15 (34.09%) Computer Science Degree
14 15 (34.09%) Multithreading
15 14 (31.82%) Electronics
15 14 (31.82%) Physics
16 13 (29.55%) Embedded Linux
16 13 (29.55%) Subversion
16 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
16 13 (29.55%) Machine Learning
17 12 (27.27%) Windows
17 12 (27.27%) OO
18 11 (25.00%) Test Automation
19 10 (22.73%) HTML5
19 10 (22.73%) HTML

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 27 (61.36%) GitHub
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.27%) Wireless
1 1 (2.27%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.82%) SQLite
2 1 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 13 (29.55%) Subversion
3 3 (6.82%) ReSharper
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (40.91%) Games
2 14 (31.82%) Electronics
3 8 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) HTML
1 10 (22.73%) HTML5
2 9 (20.45%) Polymer
2 9 (20.45%) Web Components
3 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.82%) WPF
4 1 (2.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) CSS3
4 1 (2.27%) Django
4 1 (2.27%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 41 (93.18%) Computer Science
2 22 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 9 (20.45%) Video\Live Streaming
4 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 36 (81.82%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (63.64%) Computer Vision
4 27 (61.36%) Scrum
5 19 (43.18%) Mathematics
6 15 (34.09%) Multithreading
7 14 (31.82%) Physics
8 13 (29.55%) Machine Learning
9 12 (27.27%) OO
10 11 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 10 (22.73%) TDD
12 9 (20.45%) Front End Development
12 9 (20.45%) Neural Network
12 9 (20.45%) Open Source
13 7 (15.91%) OOP
14 5 (11.36%) Image Processing
15 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
15 3 (6.82%) MVVM
16 2 (4.55%) Analytics
16 2 (4.55%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (68.18%) C#
3 24 (54.55%) Python
4 15 (34.09%) Java
5 8 (18.18%) C
6 3 (6.82%) SQL
7 2 (4.55%) Ada
7 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (79.55%) Degree
2 18 (40.91%) PhD
3 15 (34.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Google
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft