The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 23 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++
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 66 63
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 2 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.58% 1.01% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.04% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Median salary £46,250 £45,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.64% +73.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £49,250 £47,750
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 Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 330 575 690
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 95.65% 96.80% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 310 435 608
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Guildford

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Guildford region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) R
4 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) PhD

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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