The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 79 92 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.93% 0.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.05% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 830 989 1139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.51% 94.82% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 671 776 867
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Milton Keynes

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Milton Keynes

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in Milton Keynes

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 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 Milton Keynes region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) LAMP
5 5 (45.45%) Apache
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) OOP
5 5 (45.45%) XML
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (45.45%) Open Source
5 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) PhD
8 2 (18.18%) OpenGL
8 2 (18.18%) Games
8 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 2 (18.18%) C

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 5 (45.45%) LAMP
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (45.45%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) OpenGL
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (9.09%) MFC
4 1 (9.09%) OpenCV
4 1 (9.09%) STL
4 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) OOP
4 5 (45.45%) Open Source
5 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
6 2 (18.18%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (18.18%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
6 2 (18.18%) Finite Element Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Physics
7 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
7 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) PhD