The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gatwick 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++
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 25 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 2.13% 5.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 5.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Median salary £38,000 £52,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% -  
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 Gatwick. 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
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 94 151 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 100.00% 89.88% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 84 144 101
Median salary £32,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Gatwick

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Gatwick

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

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

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in Gatwick

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick

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 Gatwick region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) QMS
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) QMS
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree