Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey 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.

Software Engineer - C++
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 200 240
Rank change year-on-year +35 +40 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 96 62 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.55% 0.94% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.97% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 87 61 62
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £26,675
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £55,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 6008 6415 8413
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.48% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4916 5448 7303
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Surrey

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Surrey

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in Surrey

C++ Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Camberley +6 24 £53,750 +19.44% 5
Weybridge +3 14 £57,500 +109.09% 1
Redhill +11 12 £45,000 -
Epsom - 4 £38,750 -
Leatherhead +15 3 £40,000 +6.67%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £40,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £52,500 -
Guildford -22 1 £35,000 -26.32% 1
C++ Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Surrey region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 96 (100.00%) C++
2 93 (96.88%) Software Engineering
3 48 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 39 (40.63%) Linux
5 37 (38.54%) OO
6 34 (35.42%) TDD
7 30 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (28.13%) STL
9 26 (27.08%) Telecoms
9 26 (27.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 26 (27.08%) Cross-Platform Development
10 25 (26.04%) Subversion
10 25 (26.04%) Windows
11 24 (25.00%) GSM
11 24 (25.00%) PBX
11 24 (25.00%) UMTS
11 24 (25.00%) RTP
11 24 (25.00%) Cisco
11 24 (25.00%) RANAP
11 24 (25.00%) Wireshark
11 24 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
11 24 (25.00%) LTE
11 24 (25.00%) GCC
11 24 (25.00%) GDB
11 24 (25.00%) Trac
11 24 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
12 23 (23.96%) SDLC
12 23 (23.96%) MGW
12 23 (23.96%) SGSN
13 22 (22.92%) GGSN

C++ Software Engineer 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 3 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 24 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 24 (25.00%) GSM
1 24 (25.00%) LTE
1 24 (25.00%) PBX
1 24 (25.00%) RANAP
1 24 (25.00%) RTP
1 24 (25.00%) UMTS
1 24 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 23 (23.96%) MGW
2 23 (23.96%) SGSN
3 22 (22.92%) GGSN
4 14 (14.58%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.21%) VoIP
6 3 (3.13%) RS-232
6 3 (3.13%) RS-422
6 3 (3.13%) RS-485
7 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (26.04%) Subversion
2 24 (25.00%) GCC
2 24 (25.00%) GDB
2 24 (25.00%) Trac
3 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (27.08%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.25%) Electronics
3 4 (4.17%) Finance
4 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.08%) Automotive
4 2 (2.08%) Games
5 1 (1.04%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.13%) STL
2 26 (27.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 20 (20.83%) Qt
4 14 (14.58%) .NET
5 8 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 6 (6.25%) MFC
7 4 (4.17%) CSS
7 4 (4.17%) HTML
7 4 (4.17%) HTML5
8 3 (3.13%) ActiveX
8 3 (3.13%) ATL
9 2 (2.08%) OpenCV
9 2 (2.08%) QML
9 2 (2.08%) XML
9 2 (2.08%) XML Schema
10 1 (1.04%) Node.js
10 1 (1.04%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.71%) Algorithms
3 11 (11.46%) Contactless
4 9 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.08%) Robotics
5 2 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (40.63%) Linux
2 25 (26.04%) Windows
3 7 (7.29%) Unix
4 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.08%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (96.88%) Software Engineering
2 48 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 37 (38.54%) OO
4 34 (35.42%) TDD
5 30 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (27.08%) Cross-Platform Development
7 23 (23.96%) SDLC
8 17 (17.71%) Software Architecture
9 14 (14.58%) Mentoring
10 10 (10.42%) Scrum
10 10 (10.42%) Unit Testing
11 8 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 8 (8.33%) Integration Testing
11 8 (8.33%) Process Improvement
12 7 (7.29%) OOP
13 5 (5.21%) Mathematics
14 4 (4.17%) Artificial Intelligence
14 4 (4.17%) Data Management
14 4 (4.17%) Machine Learning
14 4 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (19.79%) Python
3 17 (17.71%) C#
4 16 (16.67%) C
4 16 (16.67%) Java
5 8 (8.33%) Ada
5 8 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 8 (8.33%) VBScript
6 6 (6.25%) Embedded C
7 5 (5.21%) Embedded C++
7 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.21%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.21%) SQL
8 4 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.13%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.13%) VB
10 2 (2.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) Degree
2 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
3 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (25.00%) Cisco
2 8 (8.33%) VMware
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle