The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 131 158
Rank change year-on-year -4 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 34 56 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.13% 1.63% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.67% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 36
Median salary £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2904 3349 3722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.80% 97.61% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2463 2979 3147
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +6 19 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Fareham +18 13 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Portsmouth -7 1 £45,000 +41.73% 1
Fleet - 1 £45,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 61 (100.00%) C++
1 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (62.30%) Windows
3 35 (57.38%) Multithreading
4 32 (52.46%) C#
5 28 (45.90%) Linux
6 21 (34.43%) SQL
7 17 (27.87%) C
8 15 (24.59%) .NET
9 14 (22.95%) STL
9 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
9 14 (22.95%) Degree
10 13 (21.31%) Algorithms
10 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio
11 12 (19.67%) XML
11 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
11 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
11 12 (19.67%) WCF
11 12 (19.67%) WPF
11 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (19.67%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (19.67%) Network Security
12 11 (18.03%) Unix
13 10 (16.39%) Python
14 9 (14.75%) OO
15 8 (13.11%) Client/Server
15 8 (13.11%) OOD
15 8 (13.11%) Embedded C++
15 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
15 8 (13.11%) HTML

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (19.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.28%) JBoss
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) PaaS
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) Network Security
2 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.56%) ATM
4 2 (3.28%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.11%) Subversion
3 6 (9.84%) Bugzilla
3 6 (9.84%) CruiseControl
3 6 (9.84%) Hudson
3 6 (9.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (4.92%) Electronics
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) .NET
2 14 (22.95%) STL
3 12 (19.67%) WCF
3 12 (19.67%) WPF
3 12 (19.67%) XML
4 8 (13.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 8 (13.11%) HTML
5 6 (9.84%) CSS
5 6 (9.84%) MFC
5 6 (9.84%) Qt
6 4 (6.56%) jQuery
7 2 (3.28%) LAMP
7 2 (3.28%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.31%) Algorithms
3 8 (13.11%) Client/Server
4 5 (8.20%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 38 (62.30%) Windows
2 28 (45.90%) Linux
3 11 (18.03%) Unix
4 5 (8.20%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (57.38%) Multithreading
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.75%) OO
5 8 (13.11%) Mathematics
5 8 (13.11%) Multithreaded Programming
5 8 (13.11%) OOD
6 7 (11.48%) Software Architecture
7 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
7 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.84%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (8.20%) OOP
9 3 (4.92%) SDLC
10 2 (3.28%) ERP
10 2 (3.28%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.28%) Microservices
10 2 (3.28%) Signal Processing
10 2 (3.28%) SOA
10 2 (3.28%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (3.28%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C++
2 32 (52.46%) C#
3 21 (34.43%) SQL
4 17 (27.87%) C
5 10 (16.39%) Python
6 8 (13.11%) Embedded C++
6 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
7 7 (11.48%) Perl
8 6 (9.84%) Embedded C
8 6 (9.84%) Java
9 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.28%) Bourne shell
10 2 (3.28%) Fortran
10 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Firmware
2 2 (3.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago