Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 22 July 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++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 140 209
Rank change year-on-year -54 +69 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 39 110 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.70% 1.70% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.74% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 59 158 96
East Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £55,000 £42,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -4.76%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5435 6317 7107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.14% 97.47% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4445 5099 5868
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 22 July 2017.

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 22 July 2017. 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 -11 28 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Derbyshire -2 8 £42,500 +21.43%
Leicestershire +8 3 £42,500 +30.77%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 East Midlands region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) C++
1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 37 (94.87%) C#
3 30 (76.92%) Computer Science
4 29 (74.36%) Degree
5 24 (61.54%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (58.97%) C
7 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (51.28%) Computer Vision
8 19 (48.72%) Mathematics
9 18 (46.15%) Windows
9 18 (46.15%) Linux
9 18 (46.15%) PhD
9 18 (46.15%) Games
10 16 (41.03%) Python
11 15 (38.46%) Scrum
11 15 (38.46%) GitHub
12 14 (35.90%) Image Processing
13 13 (33.33%) OO
13 13 (33.33%) .NET
14 11 (28.21%) OOP
14 11 (28.21%) Electronics
15 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
15 10 (25.64%) HTML
15 10 (25.64%) Algorithms
16 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
16 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
16 9 (23.08%) SQL
17 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
17 8 (20.51%) SaaS

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) GitHub
2 8 (20.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) IPv6
1 2 (5.13%) Network Security
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.26%) Subversion
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) NUnit
5 1 (2.56%) WiX
General
1 18 (46.15%) Games
2 11 (28.21%) Electronics
3 5 (12.82%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) HTML
3 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
3 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework
4 5 (12.82%) WebSockets
5 2 (5.13%) CSS
5 2 (5.13%) CSS3
5 2 (5.13%) Django
5 2 (5.13%) HTML5
6 1 (2.56%) WinForms
6 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 10 (25.64%) Algorithms
3 5 (12.82%) Device Driver
3 5 (12.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Linux
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) Computer Vision
3 19 (48.72%) Mathematics
4 15 (38.46%) Scrum
5 14 (35.90%) Image Processing
6 13 (33.33%) OO
7 11 (28.21%) OOP
8 7 (17.95%) Physics
9 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
10 4 (10.26%) Machine Learning
11 2 (5.13%) Cryptography
11 2 (5.13%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (5.13%) Multithreaded Programming
11 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
11 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C++
2 37 (94.87%) C#
3 23 (58.97%) C
4 16 (41.03%) Python
5 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
6 9 (23.08%) SQL
7 6 (15.38%) Java
8 3 (7.69%) Embedded C
8 3 (7.69%) Embedded C++
9 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.13%) Groovy
9 2 (5.13%) Perl
9 2 (5.13%) Ruby
10 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 29 (74.36%) Degree
2 24 (61.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (46.15%) PhD
4 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) JTAG
1 2 (5.13%) MISRA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.13%) Perforce
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