The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Developer 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++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 744 620 682
Rank change year-on-year
-124 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 136 240 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 125 238 174
Average salary £43,750 £40,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
C++ Software Developer
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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the England region.

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in England

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

C++ Software Developer Salary Histogram in England

C++ Software Developer
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++ Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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 -57 52 £55,000 +10.00% 7
East Midlands -6 25 £40,000 -20.00% 2
South East -5 16 £33,500 -16.77% 2
East of England -32 15 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Yorkshire -25 14 £40,000 - 1
North East -7 7 £36,500 +21.66% 1
North West -9 3 £41,500 -7.77% 2
South West -38 3 £23,000 -23.33% 2
West Midlands -30 1 £40,000 +42.85%
C++ Software Developer
UK

C++ Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited C++ Software Developer 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++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 352 (100.00%) C++
2 129 (36.65%) Degree
3 125 (35.51%) Computer Science
3 125 (35.51%) Linux
4 124 (35.23%) Windows
5 101 (28.69%) Finance
6 100 (28.41%) OO
7 99 (28.13%) C
8 96 (27.27%) Mathematics
9 95 (26.99%) UNIX
10 91 (25.85%) Software Engineering
11 88 (25.00%) C#
12 75 (21.31%) XML
12 75 (21.31%) OOD
13 74 (21.02%) Java
14 73 (20.74%) Multithreading
15 72 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
16 68 (19.32%) Oracle
17 67 (19.03%) SQL
17 67 (19.03%) STL
18 60 (17.05%) .NET
19 48 (13.64%) Algorithms
20 47 (13.35%) Python
21 44 (12.50%) SQL Server
22 42 (11.93%) Low Latency
23 39 (11.08%) Android
24 38 (10.80%) Games
25 36 (10.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
26 35 (9.94%) Physics
27 34 (9.66%) Apple iOS

C++ Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited C++ Software Developer 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++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.28%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (4.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Magento
1 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.10%) LDAP
2 19 (5.40%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.56%) Intranet
4 4 (1.14%) VoIP
4 4 (1.14%) Internet
5 2 (0.57%) LTE
6 1 (0.28%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.28%) HSPA
6 1 (0.28%) Firewall
6 1 (0.28%) SS7
6 1 (0.28%) Wireless
6 1 (0.28%) CDMA
6 1 (0.28%) GPRS
6 1 (0.28%) GSM
6 1 (0.28%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.28%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.69%) RDBMS
4 12 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.13%) Big Data
6 4 (1.14%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.57%) MySQL
7 2 (0.57%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (6.53%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.14%) Subversion
4 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.28%) PhantomJS
4 1 (0.28%) CasperJS
4 1 (0.28%) CppUnit
4 1 (0.28%) GoogleTest
4 1 (0.28%) Selenium
4 1 (0.28%) ClearCase
General
1 101 (28.69%) Finance
2 38 (10.80%) Games
3 13 (3.69%) Banking
4 12 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.56%) Front Office
6 5 (1.42%) Retail
7 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.57%) Back Office
7 2 (0.57%) Electronics
7 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.28%) Marketing
8 1 (0.28%) Military
8 1 (0.28%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (21.31%) XML
2 67 (19.03%) STL
3 60 (17.05%) .NET
4 36 (10.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 31 (8.81%) MFC
6 21 (5.97%) OpenGL
6 21 (5.97%) HTML
7 20 (5.68%) Qt
8 17 (4.83%) Web Services
9 15 (4.26%) COM+
10 12 (3.41%) DirectX
10 12 (3.41%) OpenCL
11 11 (3.13%) WCF
12 7 (1.99%) Velocity
13 6 (1.70%) HTML5
14 5 (1.42%) ATL
15 4 (1.14%) WPF
15 4 (1.14%) OpenMP
16 3 (0.85%) CSS3
16 3 (0.85%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 125 (35.51%) Computer Science
2 96 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 48 (13.64%) Algorithms
4 35 (9.94%) Physics
5 27 (7.67%) 3D Graphics
6 26 (7.39%) Blackberry
7 25 (7.10%) PKI
7 25 (7.10%) Smartcard
8 20 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (5.11%) GIS
10 17 (4.83%) Hedge funds
11 12 (3.41%) Device Driver
12 11 (3.13%) Visualisation
12 11 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (2.84%) Derivative
14 9 (2.56%) CUDA
15 8 (2.27%) Data Structures
16 7 (1.99%) Fixed Income
17 6 (1.70%) iPhone
17 6 (1.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 125 (35.51%) Linux
2 124 (35.23%) Windows
3 95 (26.99%) UNIX
4 39 (11.08%) Android
5 34 (9.66%) Apple iOS
6 25 (7.10%) BlackBerry OS
7 10 (2.84%) AIX
7 10 (2.84%) HPUX
8 7 (1.99%) Solaris
9 3 (0.85%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (28.41%) OO
2 91 (25.85%) Software Engineering
3 75 (21.31%) OOD
4 73 (20.74%) Multithreading
5 72 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (11.93%) Low Latency
7 29 (8.24%) Validation
8 26 (7.39%) Web Development
8 26 (7.39%) Cyber Security
9 20 (5.68%) OOP
10 19 (5.40%) Analytics
11 17 (4.83%) UML
12 14 (3.98%) TDD
13 13 (3.69%) Unit Testing
13 13 (3.69%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (3.41%) Project Management
14 12 (3.41%) Mentoring
15 11 (3.13%) Image Processing
15 11 (3.13%) CAD
15 11 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 352 (100.00%) C++
2 99 (28.13%) C
3 88 (25.00%) C#
4 74 (21.02%) Java
5 67 (19.03%) SQL
6 47 (13.35%) Python
7 23 (6.53%) Perl
8 22 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 19 (5.40%) JavaScript
10 16 (4.55%) PHP
10 16 (4.55%) T-SQL
11 15 (4.26%) VC++
12 11 (3.13%) Embedded C
12 11 (3.13%) Embedded C++
13 7 (1.99%) GLSL
13 7 (1.99%) PowerHouse
14 6 (1.70%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.85%) C++/CLI
16 2 (0.57%) F#
16 2 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 129 (36.65%) Degree
2 25 (7.10%) PhD
3 15 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 68 (19.32%) Oracle
2 22 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (1.99%) HP
4 6 (1.70%) Sony
5 1 (0.28%) Google
5 1 (0.28%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.28%) Borland
5 1 (0.28%) SAP
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 26 holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Base + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + 25 days + Flexihour
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum DOE + Excellent Corporate Bens/bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Posted: 22 days ago