The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

C++ Software Developer
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 86 92
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.32% 0.50% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.51% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 595 790 950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.28% 98.38% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 547 754 729
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Developer in Southampton

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in Southampton

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, C++ Software Developer 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 Southampton region featuring C++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft