Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes 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++
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 117 149
Rank change year-on-year -2 +32 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 15 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.90% 1.02% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.03% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 38
Milton Keynes median annual salary £29,000 £22,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.89% -43.75% -27.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £34,750 £55,000 £42,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £29,000 £22,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.89% -43.75% -15.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1605 1643 2575
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.11% 98.21% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1437 2154
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,050 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in Milton Keynes

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

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 Milton Keynes region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 13 (86.67%) Python
3 12 (80.00%) HTML
3 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 12 (80.00%) Degree
3 12 (80.00%) HTML5
3 12 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 12 (80.00%) Computer Vision
3 12 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (66.67%) Multithreading
6 9 (60.00%) Google
6 9 (60.00%) Video\Live Streaming
6 9 (60.00%) Scrum
6 9 (60.00%) Open Source
6 9 (60.00%) Front End Development
6 9 (60.00%) Polymer
6 9 (60.00%) Web Components
6 9 (60.00%) Neural Network
6 9 (60.00%) GitHub
7 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) C#
9 3 (20.00%) Java
9 3 (20.00%) CSS
9 3 (20.00%) Web Development
9 3 (20.00%) Django
9 3 (20.00%) CSS3
10 2 (13.33%) Analytics

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) GitHub
General
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
1 12 (80.00%) HTML5
2 9 (60.00%) Polymer
2 9 (60.00%) Web Components
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) CSS3
3 3 (20.00%) Django
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 12 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 9 (60.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (80.00%) Computer Vision
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (66.67%) Multithreading
5 9 (60.00%) Front End Development
5 9 (60.00%) Neural Network
5 9 (60.00%) Open Source
5 9 (60.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
8 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (6.67%) Image Processing
8 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
8 1 (6.67%) OO
8 1 (6.67%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Google