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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Programmer
Rank 774 792 804
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 76 54 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.056% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.060% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 64 54 64
Average salary £45,000 £67,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +68.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -3 31 £75,000 -6.25% 3
South West -2 16 £40,000 +81.81% 1
East of England +2 14 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire 0 12 £30,000 -14.28%
South East -33 1 £40,000 -5.88%
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
C++ Programmer
UK

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 159 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (38.36%) Java
3 51 (32.08%) Android
4 45 (28.30%) Games
5 44 (27.67%) Linux
5 44 (27.67%) Degree
5 44 (27.67%) Apple iOS
6 43 (27.04%) Software Engineering
7 38 (23.90%) Objective-C
7 38 (23.90%) OO
8 37 (23.27%) UNIX
9 32 (20.13%) Python
10 30 (18.87%) Finance
11 29 (18.24%) Windows
11 29 (18.24%) C
12 27 (16.98%) Computer Science
13 25 (15.72%) Algorithms
14 22 (13.84%) OOD
15 20 (12.58%) Mentoring
15 20 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (11.95%) Data Structures
16 19 (11.95%) STL
17 18 (11.32%) SQL
17 18 (11.32%) Multithreading
18 17 (10.69%) Qt
18 17 (10.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 17 (10.69%) C#
19 12 (7.55%) Oracle
19 12 (7.55%) Banking
20 11 (6.92%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (0.63%) Facebook Platform
1 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.63%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (4.40%) 3ds Max
2 3 (1.89%) CPLEX
2 3 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.52%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.89%) FTP
3 1 (0.63%) Multicast
3 1 (0.63%) HTTP
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.89%) HBase
3 3 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.89%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.26%) MySQL
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.63%) Redis
5 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Eclipse
2 8 (5.03%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.03%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.40%) Subversion
4 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.63%) JIRA
4 1 (0.63%) SCons
4 1 (0.63%) GoogleTest
4 1 (0.63%) CruiseControl
General
1 45 (28.30%) Games
2 30 (18.87%) Finance
3 12 (7.55%) Banking
4 9 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.03%) Electronics
6 7 (4.40%) Front Office
7 6 (3.77%) Retail
8 3 (1.89%) Back Office
9 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.63%) Advertising
10 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.95%) STL
2 17 (10.69%) Qt
2 17 (10.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (6.29%) .NET
3 10 (6.29%) XML
4 8 (5.03%) MFC
5 4 (2.52%) OpenGL
5 4 (2.52%) Web Services
6 3 (1.89%) CSS
6 3 (1.89%) HTML
7 2 (1.26%) WebKit
7 2 (1.26%) WCF
8 1 (0.63%) WPF
8 1 (0.63%) WF
8 1 (0.63%) Pthreads
8 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.63%) JSON
8 1 (0.63%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.98%) Computer Science
2 25 (15.72%) Algorithms
3 20 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (11.95%) Data Structures
5 11 (6.92%) 3D Graphics
6 7 (4.40%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.40%) Smartphone
7 6 (3.77%) Derivative
8 5 (3.14%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.52%) Grid Computing
9 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.52%) Open Source
9 4 (2.52%) Social Media
10 3 (1.89%) Chemistry
11 2 (1.26%) Equities
11 2 (1.26%) Physics
12 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.63%) Tandem
12 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.08%) Android
2 44 (27.67%) Linux
2 44 (27.67%) Apple iOS
3 37 (23.27%) UNIX
4 29 (18.24%) Windows
5 3 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.89%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.26%) AIX
6 2 (1.26%) HPUX
7 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.04%) Software Engineering
2 38 (23.90%) OO
3 22 (13.84%) OOD
4 20 (12.58%) Mentoring
5 18 (11.32%) Multithreading
6 11 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.29%) Digital Signal Processing
7 10 (6.29%) Signal Processing
8 8 (5.03%) Scrum
8 8 (5.03%) Analytics
9 7 (4.40%) Low Latency
9 7 (4.40%) 3D Modelling
10 6 (3.77%) TDD
10 6 (3.77%) Data Analysis
10 6 (3.77%) System Testing
11 5 (3.14%) Business Analysis
11 5 (3.14%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.52%) CAD
12 4 (2.52%) Android Development
12 4 (2.52%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 159 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (38.36%) Java
3 38 (23.90%) Objective-C
4 32 (20.13%) Python
5 29 (18.24%) C
6 18 (11.32%) SQL
7 17 (10.69%) C#
8 9 (5.66%) JavaScript
9 8 (5.03%) Perl
10 7 (4.40%) GLSL
10 7 (4.40%) MAXScript
10 7 (4.40%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.89%) R
11 3 (1.89%) COBOL
11 3 (1.89%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.89%) VC++
12 2 (1.26%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.63%) Lua
13 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (27.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) MCP
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
1 5 (3.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (7.55%) Oracle
2 7 (4.40%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.89%) Twitter
3 3 (1.89%) Borland
4 1 (0.63%) Coverity
4 1 (0.63%) Facebook
4 1 (0.63%) Perforce
4 1 (0.63%) Google
4 1 (0.63%) Sybase
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