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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Programmer
Rank 836 816 773
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 48 72 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.067% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.071% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 45 61 72
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +14 24 £75,000 -11.76% 6
South East +22 10 £37,500 -16.66%
East of England -2 5 £37,500 -6.25%
West Midlands -3 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
South West -21 3 £38,500 +13.73%
Yorkshire -17 2 £48,750 +62.50%
North West +1 1 £34,500 -23.33%
C++ Programmer
UK

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 128 (100.00%) C++
2 56 (43.75%) Linux
3 49 (38.28%) Software Engineering
4 41 (32.03%) Degree
4 41 (32.03%) Multithreading
5 39 (30.47%) Finance
6 37 (28.91%) UNIX
7 34 (26.56%) Python
7 34 (26.56%) Computer Science
8 31 (24.22%) OO
8 31 (24.22%) Games
9 29 (22.66%) STL
10 27 (21.09%) C
10 27 (21.09%) Windows
11 22 (17.19%) Derivative
11 22 (17.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 21 (16.41%) C#
13 19 (14.84%) Algorithms
14 18 (14.06%) Qt
15 17 (13.28%) Mathematics
15 17 (13.28%) Web Services
16 16 (12.50%) OpenGL
17 15 (11.72%) 3D Graphics
17 15 (11.72%) Bash Shell
18 14 (10.94%) Unit Testing
18 14 (10.94%) JavaScript
19 13 (10.16%) DirectX
19 13 (10.16%) Physics
19 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
20 12 (9.38%) Data Structures

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (3.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.56%) Wireless
2 2 (1.56%) HSPA
2 2 (1.56%) LTE
2 2 (1.56%) GSM
2 2 (1.56%) 3GPP
2 2 (1.56%) UMTS
3 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.78%) SMS
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.47%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.91%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.13%) Subversion
3 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.78%) PhantomJS
4 1 (0.78%) CasperJS
4 1 (0.78%) Maven
4 1 (0.78%) Selenium
4 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.78%) Ant
General
1 39 (30.47%) Finance
2 31 (24.22%) Games
3 12 (9.38%) Front Office
4 7 (5.47%) Banking
5 6 (4.69%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.13%) Marketing
7 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.34%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.34%) Automotive
7 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.56%) Electronics
9 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.66%) STL
2 22 (17.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 18 (14.06%) Qt
4 17 (13.28%) Web Services
5 16 (12.50%) OpenGL
6 13 (10.16%) DirectX
7 10 (7.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 6 (4.69%) POSIX
8 6 (4.69%) Pthreads
9 3 (2.34%) HTML
9 3 (2.34%) .NET
10 2 (1.56%) XML
10 2 (1.56%) JSON
10 2 (1.56%) Unreal Engine
10 2 (1.56%) REST
11 1 (0.78%) WebKit
11 1 (0.78%) HTML5
11 1 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (0.78%) WSDL
11 1 (0.78%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.56%) Computer Science
2 22 (17.19%) Derivative
3 19 (14.84%) Algorithms
4 17 (13.28%) Mathematics
5 15 (11.72%) 3D Graphics
6 13 (10.16%) Physics
6 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (9.38%) Data Structures
8 11 (8.59%) Visualisation
9 8 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (5.47%) Hedge funds
10 7 (5.47%) Xbox
10 7 (5.47%) PlayStation
11 4 (3.13%) CUDA
12 3 (2.34%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (2.34%) Fixed Income
13 2 (1.56%) Arduino
13 2 (1.56%) Raspberry Pi
14 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 56 (43.75%) Linux
2 37 (28.91%) UNIX
3 27 (21.09%) Windows
4 11 (8.59%) Android
5 9 (7.03%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.34%) AIX
6 3 (2.34%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.28%) Software Engineering
2 41 (32.03%) Multithreading
3 31 (24.22%) OO
4 14 (10.94%) Unit Testing
5 12 (9.38%) OOD
5 12 (9.38%) TDD
6 11 (8.59%) 3D Programming
7 10 (7.81%) Analytics
8 9 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.25%) Game Development
10 7 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.47%) OOP
10 7 (5.47%) SDLC
11 6 (4.69%) SOA
12 5 (3.91%) Open Source
12 5 (3.91%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.91%) Coaching
13 4 (3.13%) Android Development
13 4 (3.13%) iOS Development
13 4 (3.13%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) C++
2 34 (26.56%) Python
3 27 (21.09%) C
4 21 (16.41%) C#
5 15 (11.72%) Bash Shell
6 14 (10.94%) JavaScript
7 11 (8.59%) Lua
8 10 (7.81%) Pascal
8 10 (7.81%) Perl
8 10 (7.81%) HLSL
9 8 (6.25%) Java
10 5 (3.91%) Ruby
11 4 (3.13%) SQL
11 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.13%) Embedded C
11 4 (3.13%) Embedded C++
12 3 (2.34%) Scala
13 2 (1.56%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.78%) F#
Qualifications
1 41 (32.03%) Degree
2 10 (7.81%) PhD
3 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.34%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.56%) HNC
4 2 (1.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Puppet
1 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.34%) Oracle
3 2 (1.56%) Minitab
4 1 (0.78%) Freescale
4 1 (0.78%) HP
4 1 (0.78%) Perforce
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