Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

C++ Software Developer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 248 177
Rank change year-on-year +13 -71 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 19 14 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.32% 0.24% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.25% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 137
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
10th Percentile £39,000 £39,800 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,375 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5,730 5,710 7,687
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.26% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,719 4,841 6,690
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

C++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Developer in Surrey

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in Surrey

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Developer in Surrey

C++ Software Developer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Weybridge +3 3 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Leatherhead +16 2 £43,000 +4.88%
Guildford -26 2 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £50,000 - 1
Farnham - 1 £30,000 - 2
C++ Software Developer
South East

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Surrey region featuring C++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
3 12 (63.16%) SDLC
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) OO
6 6 (31.58%) Python
6 6 (31.58%) C#
6 6 (31.58%) Qt
7 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (26.32%) Signal Processing
7 5 (26.32%) Delphi
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) XML
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (21.05%) Perl
8 4 (21.05%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) Java
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
9 3 (15.79%) System Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.79%) R
9 3 (15.79%) Microservices
9 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
9 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
9 3 (15.79%) Unix
9 3 (15.79%) Degree

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Clang
2 2 (10.53%) GCC
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Qt
2 5 (26.32%) XML
3 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) STL
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) XML Schema
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) MFC
5 1 (5.26%) OpenCV
5 1 (5.26%) QML
5 1 (5.26%) WCF
5 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Device Driver
1 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Arduino
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 12 (63.16%) SDLC
3 8 (42.11%) OO
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) Signal Processing
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
6 3 (15.79%) Microservices
6 3 (15.79%) System Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) Device Driver Development
7 2 (10.53%) OOP
7 2 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) Use Case
8 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) Logistics
8 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.26%) MVC
8 1 (5.26%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) Python
4 5 (26.32%) Delphi
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
6 3 (15.79%) R
6 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
7 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 2 (10.53%) C
8 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
8 1 (5.26%) Scala
8 1 (5.26%) VB
8 1 (5.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Atlassian