Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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

Software Engineer - C++
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 38 69
Rank change year-on-year -47 +31 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 4 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.49% 5.69% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 6.00% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 67 74
Northampton median annual salary £37,500 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -3.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,625 £36,250 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +29.31% -3.33% -14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 793 650 951
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 94.75% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 585 490 595
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £24,600 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,650
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Northampton

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Northampton

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in Northampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in Northampton

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northampton region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) EPoS
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) MFC
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) MFC
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft