Period
to 18 August 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 18 August 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++
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 83 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +91
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.61% 0.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Swindon median annual salary £39,000 - -
Wiltshire median annual salary £39,000 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -13.33% +44.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 786 931 1010
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 96.44% 96.38% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 683 798 895
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £61,150
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,648
% change year-on-year - +3.50% -3.38%

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Swindon

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Swindon

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Swindon region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) MFC
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (20.00%) SMS
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) MFC
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Intel