The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
South East / Surrey
Rank 154 172 197
Rank change year-on-year +18 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 15 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.54% 0.84% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.86% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 19
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £39,400 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2686 4053 4351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.27% 97.62% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2165 3473 3596
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 6 £57,500 - 1
Redhill +9 5 £42,500 +32.81%
Guildford - 2 £41,250 - 1
Staines - 1 £50,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
South East

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) C++
1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (49.02%) Multithreading
3 22 (43.14%) Linux
4 20 (39.22%) STL
5 16 (31.37%) OO
6 15 (29.41%) Windows
7 13 (25.49%) Degree
7 13 (25.49%) Cross-Platform Development
8 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
9 11 (21.57%) Scrum
9 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
9 11 (21.57%) Finance
9 11 (21.57%) C#
10 10 (19.61%) GSM
10 10 (19.61%) PBX
10 10 (19.61%) UMTS
10 10 (19.61%) RTP
10 10 (19.61%) Cisco
10 10 (19.61%) Subversion
10 10 (19.61%) RANAP
10 10 (19.61%) Wireshark
10 10 (19.61%) Diameter Protocol
10 10 (19.61%) LTE
10 10 (19.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (19.61%) Asterisk PBX
10 10 (19.61%) GCC
10 10 (19.61%) GDB
10 10 (19.61%) Trac

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) Asterisk PBX
1 10 (19.61%) Diameter Protocol
1 10 (19.61%) GSM
1 10 (19.61%) LTE
1 10 (19.61%) PBX
1 10 (19.61%) RANAP
1 10 (19.61%) RTP
1 10 (19.61%) UMTS
1 10 (19.61%) Wireshark
2 4 (7.84%) MGW
2 4 (7.84%) SGSN
3 2 (3.92%) GGSN
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) GCC
1 10 (19.61%) GDB
1 10 (19.61%) Subversion
1 10 (19.61%) Trac
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
1 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
2 9 (17.65%) Electronics
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) STL
2 10 (19.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (15.69%) Qt
4 2 (3.92%) Yocto
5 1 (1.96%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (17.65%) Contactless
3 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.80%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.96%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Linux
2 15 (29.41%) Windows
3 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (49.02%) Multithreading
3 16 (31.37%) OO
4 13 (25.49%) Cross-Platform Development
5 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (21.57%) Scrum
7 10 (19.61%) Low Latency
8 6 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
8 6 (11.76%) High Availability
9 5 (9.80%) Multithreaded Programming
10 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
11 2 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
12 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.96%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (1.96%) Open Source
12 1 (1.96%) Physics
12 1 (1.96%) Programme Management
12 1 (1.96%) TDD
12 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (21.57%) C#
3 8 (15.69%) VC++
4 7 (13.73%) Embedded C++
5 4 (7.84%) C
6 2 (3.92%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.92%) Java
7 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) R
7 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) PhD
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Cisco
2 1 (1.96%) SAP