Period
to 29 July 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 29 July 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++
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
29 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 113 151
Rank change year-on-year -32 +38 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 25 71 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.88% 2.21% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 2.29% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 13
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £34,625 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £54,500 £47,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2731 3100 2878
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.67% 96.60% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2343 2585 2363
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 29 July 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 29 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -21 12 £39,250 -12.78%
Henley-on-Thames - 5 £32,500 -
Abingdon +6 1 £47,500 +19.50%
C++ Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Oxfordshire region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) C++
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (48.00%) Degree
4 11 (44.00%) Algorithms
5 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
6 8 (32.00%) Linux
6 8 (32.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
6 8 (32.00%) Computer Vision
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) Pay per click
8 5 (20.00%) Marketing
8 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
8 5 (20.00%) Python
8 5 (20.00%) SEO
8 5 (20.00%) OOD
8 5 (20.00%) STL
8 5 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Qt
8 5 (20.00%) Open Source
8 5 (20.00%) Social Media
9 4 (16.00%) Image Processing
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) C
9 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.00%) WinForms
10 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
10 3 (12.00%) Physics
10 3 (12.00%) Git (software)

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Qt
1 5 (20.00%) STL
2 3 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (12.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (12.00%) WinForms
3 2 (8.00%) MFC
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) D3.js
4 1 (4.00%) DirectX
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) Itk
4 1 (4.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) OpenCL
4 1 (4.00%) VTK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (44.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (20.00%) Social Media
4 3 (12.00%) CUDA
5 1 (4.00%) Arduino
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (32.00%) Computer Vision
2 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (20.00%) OOD
3 5 (20.00%) Open Source
3 5 (20.00%) Pay per click
3 5 (20.00%) SEO
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Image Processing
5 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) Physics
6 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (4.00%) Kanban
7 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Time Series Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) Python
4 4 (16.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) IEC 62304
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
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