Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior C++ Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Software Engineer - C++
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 - 125
Rank change year-on-year - +125 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.63% - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 3
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £47,250 - £38,500
90th Percentile £58,250 - £47,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 - £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1533 1423 1600
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.94% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1243 1291
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C++ Software Engineer in Oxford

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Senior C++ Software Engineer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Oxford region featuring Senior C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Qt
2 9 (90.00%) CUDA
3 8 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (70.00%) Client/Server
4 7 (70.00%) STL
4 7 (70.00%) XML
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) C#
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) MFC
4 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (70.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) TDD
7 1 (10.00%) Games
7 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (10.00%) WinForms
7 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (10.00%) Physics
7 1 (10.00%) Ruby

Senior C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Qt
2 7 (70.00%) MFC
2 7 (70.00%) STL
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) CUDA
2 8 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (70.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (70.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Physics
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware