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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Programmer
Rank 786 834 753
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -81
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 78 73 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.065% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.069% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77 68 98
Average salary £40,000 £80,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +113.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,450 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £110,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
97593 105823 97862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.61% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80674 86926 82405
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £27,500 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
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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 -9 23 £70,000 -17.64% 6
South East +27 19 £37,000 +23.33% 3
South West +4 14 £40,000 +60.00% 2
East of England +16 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North East - 6 £30,000 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £39,000 -
C++ Programmer
UK

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 150 (100.00%) C++
2 58 (38.67%) Linux
3 57 (38.00%) Software Engineering
4 50 (33.33%) Degree
5 45 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 41 (27.33%) OO
6 41 (27.33%) C
7 40 (26.67%) UNIX
8 38 (25.33%) Python
9 35 (23.33%) STL
10 33 (22.00%) Multithreading
11 32 (21.33%) Finance
12 31 (20.67%) Games
13 29 (19.33%) Windows
14 28 (18.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 26 (17.33%) Java
16 24 (16.00%) OOD
16 24 (16.00%) Android
17 22 (14.67%) Qt
17 22 (14.67%) Apple iOS
17 22 (14.67%) Algorithms
18 18 (12.00%) C#
19 16 (10.67%) Derivative
19 16 (10.67%) Data Structures
20 15 (10.00%) Unit Testing
21 14 (9.33%) Electronics
21 14 (9.33%) 3D Graphics
22 13 (8.67%) Mathematics
22 13 (8.67%) OpenGL
23 12 (8.00%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.67%) Apache
1 1 (0.67%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.33%) 3ds Max
2 2 (1.33%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.67%) SaaS
2 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.67%) Intranet
3 1 (0.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.67%) Multicast
3 1 (0.67%) Unicast
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (1.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (1.33%) HBase
1 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.67%) Redis
2 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.67%) MySQL
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.00%) Subversion
3 7 (4.67%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.67%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.67%) SCons
7 1 (0.67%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.67%) JIRA
7 1 (0.67%) Selenium
7 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.67%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.67%) CasperJS
7 1 (0.67%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.67%) Ant
General
1 32 (21.33%) Finance
2 31 (20.67%) Games
3 14 (9.33%) Electronics
4 10 (6.67%) Banking
5 9 (6.00%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.67%) Front Office
7 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.33%) Marketing
7 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.33%) STL
2 28 (18.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 22 (14.67%) Qt
4 13 (8.67%) OpenGL
5 10 (6.67%) Web Services
6 8 (5.33%) DirectX
7 7 (4.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 6 (4.00%) MFC
8 6 (4.00%) POSIX
8 6 (4.00%) Pthreads
9 5 (3.33%) Unreal Engine
10 3 (2.00%) HTML
11 2 (1.33%) CSS
11 2 (1.33%) XML
12 1 (0.67%) HTML5
12 1 (0.67%) REST
12 1 (0.67%) WebKit
12 1 (0.67%) .NET
12 1 (0.67%) JSON
12 1 (0.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (14.67%) Algorithms
3 16 (10.67%) Data Structures
3 16 (10.67%) Derivative
4 14 (9.33%) 3D Graphics
5 13 (8.67%) Mathematics
6 10 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (6.00%) Hedge funds
8 8 (5.33%) Physics
9 6 (4.00%) Visualisation
10 5 (3.33%) Open Source
11 4 (2.67%) CUDA
11 4 (2.67%) Social Media
11 4 (2.67%) Grid Computing
11 4 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (2.00%) Tandem
13 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.33%) Xbox
13 2 (1.33%) Smartphone
13 2 (1.33%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 58 (38.67%) Linux
2 40 (26.67%) UNIX
3 29 (19.33%) Windows
4 24 (16.00%) Android
5 22 (14.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.67%) AIX
6 1 (0.67%) HPUX
6 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (38.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (27.33%) OO
3 33 (22.00%) Multithreading
4 24 (16.00%) OOD
5 15 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 12 (8.00%) TDD
7 11 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (7.33%) Analytics
8 10 (6.67%) Digital Signal Processing
8 10 (6.67%) Signal Processing
8 10 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 8 (5.33%) Scrum
10 7 (4.67%) 3D Programming
10 7 (4.67%) Android Development
10 7 (4.67%) iOS Development
11 6 (4.00%) Low Latency
11 6 (4.00%) Image Processing
11 6 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.33%) Game Development
12 5 (3.33%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 150 (100.00%) C++
2 41 (27.33%) C
3 38 (25.33%) Python
4 26 (17.33%) Java
5 18 (12.00%) C#
6 12 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.33%) Objective-C
8 10 (6.67%) MATLAB
9 8 (5.33%) Perl
10 7 (4.67%) Pascal
10 7 (4.67%) Lua
11 6 (4.00%) Embedded C++
11 6 (4.00%) HLSL
12 5 (3.33%) SQL
12 5 (3.33%) Embedded C
12 5 (3.33%) JavaScript
13 4 (2.67%) Ruby
14 2 (1.33%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.33%) MAXScript
14 2 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 50 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (4.00%) PhD
3 3 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Puppet
1 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (5.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.33%) Oracle
3 3 (2.00%) Facebook
4 2 (1.33%) Twitter
4 2 (1.33%) Freescale
4 2 (1.33%) Perforce
4 2 (1.33%) Minitab
5 1 (0.67%) Google
5 1 (0.67%) Coverity
5 1 (0.67%) HP
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