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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Programmer
Rank 790 799 775
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 62 64 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.061% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.065% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 60 61 81
Average salary £40,000 £80,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +119.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,200 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £95,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.94%
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +22 22 £75,000 -6.25% 2
East of England +15 12 £27,000 -32.50%
South West -14 12 £40,000 +81.81%
South East -9 9 £34,000 -2.85% 3
North East - 4 £30,000 -
Yorkshire +2 1 £40,000 +14.28%
East Midlands - 1 £39,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 - 1
C++ Programmer
UK

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 155 (100.00%) C++
2 53 (34.19%) Software Engineering
3 50 (32.26%) Linux
4 47 (30.32%) Degree
5 45 (29.03%) UNIX
6 40 (25.81%) Computer Science
7 39 (25.16%) OO
7 39 (25.16%) Java
8 38 (24.52%) C
9 37 (23.87%) Games
10 36 (23.23%) Python
11 35 (22.58%) Finance
12 31 (20.00%) STL
12 31 (20.00%) Android
13 27 (17.42%) Apple iOS
14 26 (16.77%) Multithreading
14 26 (16.77%) Windows
15 24 (15.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 23 (14.84%) Algorithms
17 20 (12.90%) C#
17 20 (12.90%) OOD
17 20 (12.90%) Objective-C
18 19 (12.26%) Data Structures
19 17 (10.97%) Qt
20 15 (9.68%) SQL
20 15 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
21 14 (9.03%) Mentoring
21 14 (9.03%) Electronics
22 13 (8.39%) 3D Graphics
23 12 (7.74%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (0.65%) Apache
1 1 (0.65%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 6 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.58%) 3ds Max
3 3 (1.94%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.58%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.29%) FTP
3 1 (0.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.65%) Intranet
3 1 (0.65%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.94%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.94%) HBase
3 3 (1.94%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.29%) MySQL
5 1 (0.65%) Redis
5 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (7.10%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.45%) Eclipse
3 8 (5.16%) Subversion
4 5 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.65%) Ant
5 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.65%) SCons
5 1 (0.65%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.65%) JIRA
5 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
General
1 37 (23.87%) Games
2 35 (22.58%) Finance
3 14 (9.03%) Electronics
4 12 (7.74%) Banking
5 9 (5.81%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.52%) Front Office
7 2 (1.29%) Back Office
7 2 (1.29%) Retail
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.00%) STL
2 24 (15.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 17 (10.97%) Qt
4 10 (6.45%) OpenGL
5 7 (4.52%) Web Services
5 7 (4.52%) XML
5 7 (4.52%) MFC
6 5 (3.23%) .NET
6 5 (3.23%) POSIX
6 5 (3.23%) DirectX
6 5 (3.23%) Pthreads
6 5 (3.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (1.94%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (0.65%) REST
8 1 (0.65%) JSON
8 1 (0.65%) WCF
8 1 (0.65%) WPF
8 1 (0.65%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.65%) HTML
8 1 (0.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 23 (14.84%) Algorithms
3 19 (12.26%) Data Structures
4 15 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (8.39%) 3D Graphics
6 12 (7.74%) Mathematics
7 10 (6.45%) Derivative
8 7 (4.52%) Hedge funds
9 6 (3.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (3.23%) Physics
11 4 (2.58%) Smartphone
11 4 (2.58%) Visualisation
11 4 (2.58%) Open Source
11 4 (2.58%) Social Media
11 4 (2.58%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.58%) Grid Computing
12 3 (1.94%) Tandem
13 2 (1.29%) Equities
14 1 (0.65%) Mobile Games
14 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.26%) Linux
2 45 (29.03%) UNIX
3 31 (20.00%) Android
4 27 (17.42%) Apple iOS
5 26 (16.77%) Windows
6 2 (1.29%) AIX
6 2 (1.29%) HPUX
6 2 (1.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.19%) Software Engineering
2 39 (25.16%) OO
3 26 (16.77%) Multithreading
4 20 (12.90%) OOD
5 14 (9.03%) Mentoring
6 11 (7.10%) Analytics
7 10 (6.45%) Digital Signal Processing
7 10 (6.45%) Signal Processing
7 10 (6.45%) Unit Testing
8 7 (4.52%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (4.52%) TDD
8 7 (4.52%) Low Latency
9 6 (3.87%) Scrum
9 6 (3.87%) Image Processing
10 5 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (3.23%) PDM
10 5 (3.23%) CAD
10 5 (3.23%) Android Development
10 5 (3.23%) iOS Development
11 4 (2.58%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 155 (100.00%) C++
2 39 (25.16%) Java
3 38 (24.52%) C
4 36 (23.23%) Python
5 20 (12.90%) C#
5 20 (12.90%) Objective-C
6 15 (9.68%) SQL
7 9 (5.81%) MATLAB
8 8 (5.16%) Perl
9 7 (4.52%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.52%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.23%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.58%) MAXScript
11 4 (2.58%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.58%) GLSL
11 4 (2.58%) HLSL
12 3 (1.94%) R
12 3 (1.94%) Ruby
12 3 (1.94%) Lua
12 3 (1.94%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 47 (30.32%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) PhD
3 3 (1.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.94%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (7.10%) Oracle
2 9 (5.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.94%) Facebook
3 3 (1.94%) Twitter
4 2 (1.29%) Borland
4 2 (1.29%) Perforce
5 1 (0.65%) Minitab
5 1 (0.65%) Google
5 1 (0.65%) Coverity
5 1 (0.65%) Freescale
5 1 (0.65%) HP
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