Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Software Engineer - C++
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 300 316
Rank change year-on-year +23 +16 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 23 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 35
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +8.84%
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9,383 10,578 12,060
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.66% 97.69% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,951 8,939 9,935
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,225 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Yorkshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Yorkshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in Yorkshire

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire +42 18 £50,000 +53.85% 2
South Yorkshire +5 4 £35,500 -21.11% 3
North Yorkshire +10 1 £42,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) C++
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (82.61%) Linux
3 18 (78.26%) Windows
4 17 (73.91%) SQL
4 17 (73.91%) SDLC
5 16 (69.57%) Java
5 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
5 16 (69.57%) Python
6 15 (65.22%) Eclipse
6 15 (65.22%) OO
6 15 (65.22%) Visual Studio
6 15 (65.22%) HTML
6 15 (65.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 15 (65.22%) Subversion
6 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (65.22%) JIRA
6 15 (65.22%) Android
6 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
6 15 (65.22%) Waterfall
6 15 (65.22%) Android Studio
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
8 4 (17.39%) Electronics
9 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++
9 3 (13.04%) C#
9 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
10 2 (8.70%) Media Streaming
10 2 (8.70%) CCTV
10 2 (8.70%) C

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Android Studio
1 15 (65.22%) Eclipse
1 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
1 15 (65.22%) JIRA
1 15 (65.22%) Subversion
1 15 (65.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (4.35%) MFC
2 1 (4.35%) Qt
2 1 (4.35%) STL
2 1 (4.35%) WinForms
2 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) CCTV
2 2 (8.70%) Media Streaming
2 2 (8.70%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) STB
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) Android
3 15 (65.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (73.91%) SDLC
3 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) OO
3 15 (65.22%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.35%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (4.35%) CAD
6 1 (4.35%) CAE
6 1 (4.35%) Physics
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 16 (69.57%) Java
3 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 16 (69.57%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++
5 2 (8.70%) C
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.35%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware