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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 749 602 653
Rank change year-on-year
-147 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 133 231 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 127 220 193
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -48 53 £50,000 - 10
East Midlands +7 27 £40,000 +33.33% 1
South East -46 20 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England -37 10 £40,000 +10.34% 4
North West 0 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Yorkshire -32 7 £45,000 +29.49% 1
North East -2 6 £36,500 +21.66% 1
West Midlands -20 1 £40,000 +40.35%
South West -30 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 373 (100.00%) C++
2 141 (37.80%) Degree
3 138 (37.00%) Computer Science
4 137 (36.73%) Windows
4 137 (36.73%) Linux
5 119 (31.90%) OO
6 101 (27.08%) Software Engineering
7 98 (26.27%) Mathematics
8 97 (26.01%) UNIX
8 97 (26.01%) C
8 97 (26.01%) C#
8 97 (26.01%) Finance
9 82 (21.98%) Multithreading
10 78 (20.91%) Java
11 76 (20.38%) Oracle
11 76 (20.38%) OOD
12 74 (19.84%) STL
13 71 (19.03%) .NET
14 69 (18.50%) SQL
15 67 (17.96%) XML
16 54 (14.48%) Python
17 52 (13.94%) Low Latency
18 48 (12.87%) Games
19 47 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
19 47 (12.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 44 (11.80%) SQL Server
21 40 (10.72%) Android
22 38 (10.19%) Physics
23 36 (9.65%) Apple iOS
24 35 (9.38%) 3D Graphics

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.27%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (3.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (0.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.43%) LDAP
2 19 (5.09%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.41%) Intranet
4 3 (0.80%) VoIP
5 2 (0.54%) LTE
5 2 (0.54%) Internet
6 1 (0.27%) SS7
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) Wireless
6 1 (0.27%) HSPA
6 1 (0.27%) CDMA
6 1 (0.27%) GPRS
6 1 (0.27%) GSM
6 1 (0.27%) PBX
6 1 (0.27%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.27%) UMTS
6 1 (0.27%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.27%) IPv4
6 1 (0.27%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 17 (4.56%) RDBMS
4 12 (3.22%) Big Data
5 9 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.27%) DB2
7 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 31 (8.31%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.34%) Subversion
4 3 (0.80%) NUnit
5 2 (0.54%) JIRA
6 1 (0.27%) Selenium
6 1 (0.27%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.27%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.27%) PhantomJS
General
1 97 (26.01%) Finance
2 48 (12.87%) Games
3 15 (4.02%) Banking
4 7 (1.88%) Front Office
5 6 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.80%) Marketing
7 2 (0.54%) Retail
7 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Back Office
7 2 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (19.84%) STL
2 71 (19.03%) .NET
3 67 (17.96%) XML
4 47 (12.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 31 (8.31%) MFC
6 22 (5.90%) OpenGL
7 18 (4.83%) Qt
8 16 (4.29%) HTML
9 15 (4.02%) COM+
10 13 (3.49%) DirectX
11 12 (3.22%) OpenCL
12 10 (2.68%) Web Services
13 9 (2.41%) WCF
13 9 (2.41%) WPF
14 7 (1.88%) .NET Framework
15 6 (1.61%) Velocity
16 5 (1.34%) OpenMP
16 5 (1.34%) HTML5
17 3 (0.80%) PyQt
18 2 (0.54%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 138 (37.00%) Computer Science
2 98 (26.27%) Mathematics
3 38 (10.19%) Physics
4 35 (9.38%) 3D Graphics
5 25 (6.70%) Blackberry
6 24 (6.43%) Smartcard
6 24 (6.43%) PKI
7 23 (6.17%) GIS
8 16 (4.29%) Hedge funds
9 14 (3.75%) Visualisation
10 12 (3.22%) Device Driver
10 12 (3.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (2.41%) Derivative
11 9 (2.41%) CUDA
12 7 (1.88%) Fixed Income
13 6 (1.61%) Social Network
13 6 (1.61%) iPhone
13 6 (1.61%) Xbox
14 5 (1.34%) Animation
14 5 (1.34%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 137 (36.73%) Windows
1 137 (36.73%) Linux
2 97 (26.01%) UNIX
3 40 (10.72%) Android
4 36 (9.65%) Apple iOS
5 24 (6.43%) BlackBerry OS
6 10 (2.68%) AIX
6 10 (2.68%) HPUX
7 5 (1.34%) Solaris
8 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (31.90%) OO
2 101 (27.08%) Software Engineering
3 82 (21.98%) Multithreading
4 76 (20.38%) OOD
5 52 (13.94%) Low Latency
6 47 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (8.58%) Validation
8 26 (6.97%) Web Development
9 25 (6.70%) OOP
9 25 (6.70%) Cyber Security
10 19 (5.09%) Analytics
10 19 (5.09%) UML
11 17 (4.56%) TDD
12 15 (4.02%) Unit Testing
13 14 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (3.22%) Image Processing
14 12 (3.22%) Project Management
15 11 (2.95%) Parallel Programming
16 10 (2.68%) CAD
17 8 (2.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 373 (100.00%) C++
2 97 (26.01%) C
2 97 (26.01%) C#
3 78 (20.91%) Java
4 69 (18.50%) SQL
5 54 (14.48%) Python
6 27 (7.24%) Shell Script
7 22 (5.90%) Perl
8 18 (4.83%) JavaScript
9 17 (4.56%) PHP
10 16 (4.29%) VC++
11 10 (2.68%) Embedded C
11 10 (2.68%) Embedded C++
12 8 (2.14%) GLSL
13 7 (1.88%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.88%) PowerHouse
13 7 (1.88%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.61%) F#
15 3 (0.80%) C++/CLI
16 2 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 141 (37.80%) Degree
2 34 (9.12%) PhD
3 11 (2.95%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.27%) MCAD
5 1 (0.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.54%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Puppet
1 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 76 (20.38%) Oracle
2 26 (6.97%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.61%) HP
3 6 (1.61%) Sony
4 3 (0.80%) SAP
4 3 (0.80%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.27%) Mitel
5 1 (0.27%) Google
5 1 (0.27%) Polycom
5 1 (0.27%) Typemock
5 1 (0.27%) Intel
5 1 (0.27%) Siemens
5 1 (0.27%) Borland
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-70,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k dep. on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum Excellent corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Prosper Consulting Ltd
Salary: excellent corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead
Spectrum IT
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Life Ins + Lunch +
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Prosper Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + 25 days + Flexihour
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago