The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Programmer
Rank 769 798 784
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 97 66 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.065% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.068% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 75 62 82
Average salary £45,000 £67,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +62.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
C++ Programmer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Programmer across the England region.

C++ Programmer Salary Trend in England

C++ Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in England

C++ Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 37 £66,250 -8.62% 1
Yorkshire -2 24 £30,000 -14.28% 1
South West +6 16 £36,250 +45.00%
East of England -11 10 £45,000 +20.00% 4
South East +9 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Midlands - 4 £45,000 - 1
North West - 1 £17,500 -
C++ Programmer
UK

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited C++ Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Programmer in their job title.

1 166 (100.00%) C++
2 69 (41.57%) Java
3 67 (40.36%) Android
4 56 (33.73%) Apple iOS
4 56 (33.73%) Games
5 42 (25.30%) Linux
5 42 (25.30%) Objective-C
6 39 (23.49%) Software Engineering
7 37 (22.29%) OO
8 35 (21.08%) Degree
9 31 (18.67%) Python
9 31 (18.67%) UNIX
10 30 (18.07%) Windows
11 29 (17.47%) Finance
12 23 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (13.25%) Algorithms
13 22 (13.25%) Computer Science
13 22 (13.25%) Mentoring
13 22 (13.25%) C
14 21 (12.65%) OOD
15 20 (12.05%) SQL
15 20 (12.05%) STL
16 18 (10.84%) C#
16 18 (10.84%) Multithreading
17 17 (10.24%) Qt
17 17 (10.24%) Data Structures
18 16 (9.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 15 (9.04%) 3D Graphics
20 13 (7.83%) Eclipse
20 13 (7.83%) Agile Software Development

C++ Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited C++ Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.60%) Apache
1 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.60%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 10 (6.02%) 3ds Max
2 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.60%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.81%) FTP
2 2 (1.20%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.60%) HTTP
3 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.60%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.01%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.81%) MySQL
4 3 (1.81%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.81%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.60%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.60%) HBase
5 1 (0.60%) Redis
5 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (7.83%) Eclipse
2 11 (6.63%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.02%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.82%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.22%) Subversion
6 1 (0.60%) GoogleTest
General
1 56 (33.73%) Games
2 29 (17.47%) Finance
3 12 (7.23%) Banking
4 9 (5.42%) Front Office
5 7 (4.22%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.61%) Retail
7 3 (1.81%) Back Office
7 3 (1.81%) Electronics
8 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.05%) STL
2 17 (10.24%) Qt
3 16 (9.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 11 (6.63%) XML
5 10 (6.02%) .NET
6 7 (4.22%) MFC
7 6 (3.61%) OpenGL
8 4 (2.41%) Web Services
8 4 (2.41%) HTML
8 4 (2.41%) CSS
9 2 (1.20%) DirectX
9 2 (1.20%) WCF
9 2 (1.20%) WebKit
10 1 (0.60%) Direct3D
10 1 (0.60%) WPF
10 1 (0.60%) WF
10 1 (0.60%) Pthreads
10 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.60%) HTML5
10 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (13.25%) Algorithms
2 22 (13.25%) Computer Science
3 17 (10.24%) Data Structures
4 15 (9.04%) 3D Graphics
5 10 (6.02%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.61%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.01%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.41%) Derivative
8 4 (2.41%) Grid Computing
8 4 (2.41%) Equities
8 4 (2.41%) Open Source
8 4 (2.41%) Social Media
8 4 (2.41%) Chemistry
9 3 (1.81%) Xbox
10 2 (1.20%) Physics
10 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.60%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 67 (40.36%) Android
2 56 (33.73%) Apple iOS
3 42 (25.30%) Linux
4 31 (18.67%) UNIX
5 30 (18.07%) Windows
6 3 (1.81%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.81%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.20%) AIX
7 2 (1.20%) HPUX
8 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.49%) Software Engineering
2 37 (22.29%) OO
3 22 (13.25%) Mentoring
4 21 (12.65%) OOD
5 18 (10.84%) Multithreading
6 13 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.02%) 3D Modelling
7 10 (6.02%) Digital Signal Processing
7 10 (6.02%) Signal Processing
7 10 (6.02%) Low Latency
8 8 (4.82%) Android Development
8 8 (4.82%) Game Development
9 7 (4.22%) iOS Development
10 6 (3.61%) Analytics
10 6 (3.61%) System Testing
10 6 (3.61%) Data Analysis
10 6 (3.61%) Scrum
11 5 (3.01%) Business Analysis
12 4 (2.41%) TDD
12 4 (2.41%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 166 (100.00%) C++
2 69 (41.57%) Java
3 42 (25.30%) Objective-C
4 31 (18.67%) Python
5 22 (13.25%) C
6 20 (12.05%) SQL
7 18 (10.84%) C#
8 11 (6.63%) JavaScript
9 10 (6.02%) MAXScript
9 10 (6.02%) GLSL
10 7 (4.22%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.22%) Perl
11 3 (1.81%) COBOL
11 3 (1.81%) VC++
12 2 (1.20%) PHP
13 1 (0.60%) Delphi
13 1 (0.60%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.60%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.60%) Pascal
13 1 (0.60%) Lua
Qualifications
1 35 (21.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) MCP
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) SLA
1 5 (3.01%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (7.23%) Oracle
2 6 (3.61%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.81%) Borland
4 2 (1.20%) Twitter
5 1 (0.60%) Sybase
5 1 (0.60%) Google
5 1 (0.60%) Facebook
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