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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Programmer
Rank 798 803 797
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 65 54 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.055% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.058% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 58 54 67
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £86,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £27,000
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 27 February 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 February 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 +15 26 £80,000 - 4
East of England +7 15 £40,000 -
South West -9 11 £40,000 +81.81%
Yorkshire +6 6 £30,000 -14.28% 1
South East -26 3 £31,500 -18.70%
North East - 2 £30,000 - 1
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 27 February 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.

1 154 (100.00%) C++
2 50 (32.47%) Java
3 49 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 47 (30.52%) Linux
5 46 (29.87%) Degree
6 41 (26.62%) Android
6 41 (26.62%) UNIX
7 40 (25.97%) Games
8 37 (24.03%) OO
9 35 (22.73%) C
9 35 (22.73%) Apple iOS
10 33 (21.43%) Computer Science
10 33 (21.43%) Python
11 31 (20.13%) Finance
12 28 (18.18%) Objective-C
13 25 (16.23%) Windows
14 22 (14.29%) STL
15 21 (13.64%) OOD
15 21 (13.64%) Multithreading
15 21 (13.64%) Algorithms
16 20 (12.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 19 (12.34%) Data Structures
18 18 (11.69%) C#
18 18 (11.69%) SQL
18 18 (11.69%) Qt
19 17 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (9.74%) Mentoring
21 13 (8.44%) Oracle
22 12 (7.79%) Banking
22 12 (7.79%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (3.90%) 3ds Max
2 4 (2.60%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.95%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.60%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.95%) 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 8 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.25%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.95%) HBase
3 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.30%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (0.65%) Redis
5 1 (0.65%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 8 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (0.65%) JIRA
4 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.65%) SCons
4 1 (0.65%) GoogleTest
General
1 40 (25.97%) Games
2 31 (20.13%) Finance
3 12 (7.79%) Banking
3 12 (7.79%) Electronics
4 9 (5.84%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.90%) Front Office
6 5 (3.25%) Retail
7 3 (1.95%) Back Office
8 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
9 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.29%) STL
2 20 (12.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 18 (11.69%) Qt
4 9 (5.84%) .NET
4 9 (5.84%) XML
5 6 (3.90%) MFC
6 5 (3.25%) OpenGL
7 4 (2.60%) Web Services
8 3 (1.95%) POSIX
8 3 (1.95%) Pthreads
8 3 (1.95%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 3 (1.95%) Unreal Engine
9 2 (1.30%) WebKit
9 2 (1.30%) WCF
9 2 (1.30%) DirectX
9 2 (1.30%) HTML
9 2 (1.30%) CSS
10 1 (0.65%) ADO.NET
10 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.65%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 21 (13.64%) Algorithms
3 19 (12.34%) Data Structures
4 17 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
6 8 (5.19%) Mathematics
7 7 (4.55%) Hedge funds
8 6 (3.90%) Smartphone
8 6 (3.90%) Derivative
9 5 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.60%) Grid Computing
10 4 (2.60%) Open Source
10 4 (2.60%) Social Media
11 2 (1.30%) Physics
11 2 (1.30%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.30%) Equities
11 2 (1.30%) Tandem
12 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.52%) Linux
2 41 (26.62%) Android
2 41 (26.62%) UNIX
3 35 (22.73%) Apple iOS
4 25 (16.23%) Windows
5 3 (1.95%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.95%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.30%) AIX
6 2 (1.30%) HPUX
7 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 37 (24.03%) OO
3 21 (13.64%) OOD
3 21 (13.64%) Multithreading
4 15 (9.74%) Mentoring
5 10 (6.49%) Analytics
5 10 (6.49%) Digital Signal Processing
5 10 (6.49%) Signal Processing
5 10 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (5.19%) Low Latency
7 7 (4.55%) Scrum
8 6 (3.90%) 3D Modelling
8 6 (3.90%) TDD
9 5 (3.25%) Configuration Management
9 5 (3.25%) System Testing
9 5 (3.25%) Data Analysis
9 5 (3.25%) Business Analysis
9 5 (3.25%) Unit Testing
9 5 (3.25%) Android Development
9 5 (3.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 154 (100.00%) C++
2 50 (32.47%) Java
3 35 (22.73%) C
4 33 (21.43%) Python
5 28 (18.18%) Objective-C
6 18 (11.69%) C#
6 18 (11.69%) SQL
7 8 (5.19%) Perl
8 7 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.55%) MATLAB
9 6 (3.90%) MAXScript
9 6 (3.90%) GLSL
10 3 (1.95%) R
10 3 (1.95%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.95%) COBOL
11 2 (1.30%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.30%) HLSL
11 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.65%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 46 (29.87%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) PhD
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) SLA
1 5 (3.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (8.44%) Oracle
2 7 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.95%) Borland
3 3 (1.95%) Facebook
3 3 (1.95%) Twitter
4 1 (0.65%) Freescale
4 1 (0.65%) Sybase
4 1 (0.65%) Perforce
4 1 (0.65%) Google
4 1 (0.65%) Coverity
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