Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 21 November 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++
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 210 195
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 71 63 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.11% 0.92% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.95% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 61 61 64
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +37.93%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £27,950
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6198 6621 6992
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 97.07% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5365 5688 5883
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Hampshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Hampshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in Hampshire

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Southampton -1 35 £39,000 -22.00% 2
Fareham +15 18 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Hook - 5 - -
Fleet - 5 £45,000 -
Basingstoke -6 2 £39,000 -22.00%
Winchester - 2 £70,000 -
Andover +7 1 £39,000 -8.24%
Portsmouth -18 1 £22,500 -43.75%
C++ Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Hampshire region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 71 (100.00%) C++
1 71 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (53.52%) Degree
3 36 (50.70%) Computer Science
4 35 (49.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 30 (42.25%) Multithreading
6 27 (38.03%) Linux
7 24 (33.80%) SQL
8 22 (30.99%) C#
9 21 (29.58%) Windows
10 19 (26.76%) TCP/IP
11 18 (25.35%) Unix
12 15 (21.13%) MFC
13 14 (19.72%) Multithreaded Programming
14 13 (18.31%) STL
14 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (18.31%) Physics
15 12 (16.90%) OOP
16 11 (15.49%) Telecoms
17 10 (14.08%) Electronics
17 10 (14.08%) Mathematics
17 10 (14.08%) HTTP
17 10 (14.08%) Machine Learning
17 10 (14.08%) Algorithms
18 9 (12.68%) OO
19 8 (11.27%) XML
19 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
19 8 (11.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 8 (11.27%) Python
19 8 (11.27%) Client/Server

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 19 (26.76%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.08%) HTTP
3 5 (7.04%) FTP
3 5 (7.04%) Kerberos
3 5 (7.04%) LDAP
3 5 (7.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.04%) MySQL
3 5 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Bugzilla
1 8 (11.27%) CruiseControl
1 8 (11.27%) Hudson
1 8 (11.27%) Subversion
1 8 (11.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (15.49%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.08%) Electronics
3 6 (8.45%) Banking
3 6 (8.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) MFC
2 13 (18.31%) STL
3 8 (11.27%) WPF
3 8 (11.27%) XML
4 7 (9.86%) Qt
5 6 (8.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 36 (50.70%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.08%) Algorithms
3 8 (11.27%) Client/Server
4 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.03%) Linux
2 21 (29.58%) Windows
3 18 (25.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (42.25%) Multithreading
3 14 (19.72%) Multithreaded Programming
4 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.31%) Physics
5 12 (16.90%) OOP
6 10 (14.08%) Machine Learning
6 10 (14.08%) Mathematics
7 9 (12.68%) OO
8 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.27%) Incident Management
8 8 (11.27%) Issue Tracking
9 6 (8.45%) Chemistry
9 6 (8.45%) High Availability
9 6 (8.45%) Innovative Thinking
9 6 (8.45%) Low Latency
9 6 (8.45%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (7.04%) Software Architecture
11 4 (5.63%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (4.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (33.80%) SQL
3 22 (30.99%) C#
4 8 (11.27%) Python
5 7 (9.86%) C
5 7 (9.86%) VC++
6 6 (8.45%) Java
7 1 (1.41%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.41%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 38 (53.52%) Degree
2 35 (49.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) NFS