The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 April 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++
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 257 249
Rank change year-on-year +60 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 41 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.76% 0.063% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.065% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40 4 12
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.79% +4.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5285 6161 7098
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.74% 97.47% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4603 5114 5695
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 3 months to 26 April 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
West Yorkshire +25 15 £45,000 +5.88% 2
South Yorkshire - 11 £42,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 9 £42,500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £20,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Yorkshire region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) C++
1 52 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (84.62%) C
3 35 (67.31%) Linux
4 25 (48.08%) Embedded C
5 24 (46.15%) Ethernet
6 22 (42.31%) Automotive
6 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (40.38%) Embedded Linux
7 21 (40.38%) Python
7 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
8 20 (38.46%) Degree
9 19 (36.54%) OO
9 19 (36.54%) Embedded C++
10 18 (34.62%) Java
10 18 (34.62%) SQL
10 18 (34.62%) SDLC
11 16 (30.77%) HTML
11 16 (30.77%) Firmware
12 13 (25.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 13 (25.00%) Eclipse
12 13 (25.00%) Wireless
12 13 (25.00%) Windows
12 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
12 13 (25.00%) JIRA
12 13 (25.00%) Android
12 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 13 (25.00%) RS-232
12 13 (25.00%) Android Studio
13 11 (21.15%) Waterfall

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (46.15%) Ethernet
2 13 (25.00%) RS-232
2 13 (25.00%) Wireless
3 9 (17.31%) Bluetooth
3 9 (17.31%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (15.38%) RS-485
4 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 8 (15.38%) ZigBee
5 4 (7.69%) Modbus
5 4 (7.69%) Profibus
6 1 (1.92%) DHCP
6 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Android Studio
1 13 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (25.00%) JIRA
1 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (21.15%) Subversion
General
1 22 (42.31%) Automotive
2 8 (15.38%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) HTML
2 11 (21.15%) Qt
3 8 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (15.38%) STL
4 6 (11.54%) Qt Quick
5 5 (9.62%) .NET
6 4 (7.69%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Device Driver
2 4 (7.69%) CAN bus
3 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (67.31%) Linux
2 21 (40.38%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (25.00%) Android
3 13 (25.00%) Windows
3 13 (25.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (36.54%) OO
4 18 (34.62%) SDLC
5 11 (21.15%) Waterfall
6 8 (15.38%) OOD
7 6 (11.54%) Telematics
8 5 (9.62%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.85%) Project Management
10 1 (1.92%) Customer Requirements
10 1 (1.92%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) C++
2 44 (84.62%) C
3 25 (48.08%) Embedded C
4 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
4 21 (40.38%) Python
5 19 (36.54%) Embedded C++
6 18 (34.62%) Java
6 18 (34.62%) SQL
7 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
8 5 (9.62%) C#
9 3 (5.77%) Perl
9 3 (5.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Lauterbach
2 1 (1.92%) Freescale
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