The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 30 March 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 West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 70 52
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 0 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.94% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.95% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 13
Median salary - £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 615 629 500
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.00% 98.28% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 503 549 438
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Somerset

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Somerset

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Somerset region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Game Development
2 3 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Game Development
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree