Period
to 18 December 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 18 December 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++
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 78 98
Rank change year-on-year +38 +20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 37 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 5.26% 1.67% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 1.74% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 63 44 37
Northampton median annual salary £29,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £35,950 £42,500 £42,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £29,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -22.67% +7.14% -36.36%

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 665 918 1393
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.59% 95.92% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 506 576 1214
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £55,000
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Northampton region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) C++
1 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 37 (100.00%) Degree
1 37 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 36 (97.30%) Computer Vision
3 33 (89.19%) GitHub
3 33 (89.19%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (89.19%) Scrum
3 33 (89.19%) Linux
4 29 (78.38%) Python
5 28 (75.68%) C#
6 25 (67.57%) Algorithms
7 24 (64.86%) Mathematics
7 24 (64.86%) PhD
7 24 (64.86%) Games
8 21 (56.76%) Computer Science Degree
9 19 (51.35%) Java
10 16 (43.24%) Visual Studio
10 16 (43.24%) Electronics
10 16 (43.24%) Subversion
10 16 (43.24%) Machine Learning
10 16 (43.24%) Physics
10 16 (43.24%) Embedded Linux
10 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
11 13 (35.14%) HTML
12 12 (32.43%) HTML5
13 9 (24.32%) Multithreading
13 9 (24.32%) Open Source
13 9 (24.32%) Web Components
13 9 (24.32%) Polymer

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:

Cloud Services
1 33 (89.19%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
1 16 (43.24%) Subversion
1 16 (43.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (64.86%) Games
2 16 (43.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) HTML
2 12 (32.43%) HTML5
3 9 (24.32%) Polymer
3 9 (24.32%) Web Components
4 3 (8.11%) CSS
4 3 (8.11%) CSS3
4 3 (8.11%) Django
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 25 (67.57%) Algorithms
3 9 (24.32%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (21.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (97.30%) Computer Vision
3 33 (89.19%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (89.19%) Scrum
4 24 (64.86%) Mathematics
5 16 (43.24%) Machine Learning
5 16 (43.24%) Physics
6 9 (24.32%) Front End Development
6 9 (24.32%) Multithreading
6 9 (24.32%) Neural Network
6 9 (24.32%) Open Source
7 8 (21.62%) Image Processing
7 8 (21.62%) OO
7 8 (21.62%) OOP
8 3 (8.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (78.38%) Python
3 28 (75.68%) C#
4 19 (51.35%) Java
5 8 (21.62%) C
6 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Degree
2 24 (64.86%) PhD
3 21 (56.76%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Google