Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 18 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 119 137
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 7 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.45% 0.23% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.24% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 8
Wiltshire median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% -6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £31,750 £32,500 £26,825
90th Percentile £43,775 £44,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +15.38% +11.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1511 1672 2121
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.80% 97.44% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1433 1871
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,998 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Wiltshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Wiltshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in Wiltshire

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Swindon - 5 £39,000 -
Chippenham +24 2 £25,000 -44.44% 1
C++ Software Engineer
South West

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

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

1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) MFC
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) SMS
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Intel
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Qt
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) IPsec
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (28.57%) SMS
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) MFC
2 1 (14.29%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Intel