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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Developer
Rank 738 674 694
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 129 219 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 118 215 155
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
98068 105382 98299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.59% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81012 86409 82717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 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 -32 47 £45,000 -21.73% 5
South East -4 34 £47,500 +5.55% 5
South West +12 23 £35,000 -22.22% 1
North West +19 9 £32,500 -13.33%
East of England +10 8 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Yorkshire +6 4 £38,000 +16.92%
East Midlands -11 3 £50,000 -
North East -14 1 £30,000 -33.33% 1
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

1 282 (100.00%) C++
2 126 (44.68%) Degree
3 114 (40.43%) OO
4 111 (39.36%) Software Engineering
5 99 (35.11%) Linux
6 95 (33.69%) Windows
7 94 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 83 (29.43%) Mathematics
9 70 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (23.40%) OOD
11 64 (22.70%) STL
12 61 (21.63%) Multithreading
13 59 (20.92%) Physics
14 58 (20.57%) Algorithms
15 56 (19.86%) OOP
16 55 (19.50%) UNIX
17 54 (19.15%) Visual Studio
17 54 (19.15%) C#
18 53 (18.79%) Java
19 45 (15.96%) C
20 43 (15.25%) Oracle
20 43 (15.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 41 (14.54%) QA
21 41 (14.54%) Python
22 40 (14.18%) Finance
22 40 (14.18%) Aerospace
23 38 (13.48%) Automotive
23 38 (13.48%) Qt
24 35 (12.41%) SQL
25 34 (12.06%) MFC

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 2 (0.71%) Apache
2 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.55%) LDAP
2 5 (1.77%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.42%) Intranet
4 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.71%) HTTP
6 1 (0.35%) Wireless
6 1 (0.35%) HSPA
6 1 (0.35%) LTE
6 1 (0.35%) GSM
6 1 (0.35%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.35%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.77%) MySQL
2 5 (1.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.35%) Big Data
5 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 54 (19.15%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.80%) Subversion
3 8 (2.84%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.06%) CppUnit
5 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.35%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.35%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (14.18%) Finance
1 40 (14.18%) Aerospace
2 38 (13.48%) Automotive
3 15 (5.32%) Electronics
4 14 (4.96%) Games
5 7 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.42%) Marketing
7 3 (1.06%) Banking
8 2 (0.71%) Military
8 2 (0.71%) Law
8 2 (0.71%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (22.70%) STL
2 43 (15.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 38 (13.48%) Qt
4 34 (12.06%) MFC
5 27 (9.57%) OpenGL
6 25 (8.87%) XML
7 20 (7.09%) DirectX
8 16 (5.67%) .NET
9 9 (3.19%) HTML
10 8 (2.84%) Web Services
11 5 (1.77%) OpenCL
12 4 (1.42%) OpenCV
12 4 (1.42%) Java SE
13 3 (1.06%) JSON
13 3 (1.06%) WCF
13 3 (1.06%) WPF
13 3 (1.06%) CSS
14 2 (0.71%) Velocity
14 2 (0.71%) WinForms
14 2 (0.71%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 94 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 83 (29.43%) Mathematics
3 59 (20.92%) Physics
4 58 (20.57%) Algorithms
5 22 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.61%) Device Driver
7 12 (4.26%) Derivative
7 12 (4.26%) Spread Betting
7 12 (4.26%) Visualisation
8 11 (3.90%) CUDA
9 9 (3.19%) Data Structures
9 9 (3.19%) PKI
9 9 (3.19%) 3D Graphics
9 9 (3.19%) Smartcard
9 9 (3.19%) Blackberry
10 8 (2.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (2.48%) GIS
11 7 (2.48%) Open Source
12 5 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.71%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 99 (35.11%) Linux
2 95 (33.69%) Windows
3 55 (19.50%) UNIX
4 20 (7.09%) Android
5 18 (6.38%) Apple iOS
6 16 (5.67%) Solaris
7 9 (3.19%) BlackBerry OS
8 3 (1.06%) AIX
8 3 (1.06%) HPUX
8 3 (1.06%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.71%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.35%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.35%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (40.43%) OO
2 111 (39.36%) Software Engineering
3 70 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (23.40%) OOD
5 61 (21.63%) Multithreading
6 56 (19.86%) OOP
7 32 (11.35%) TDD
8 25 (8.87%) Scrum
9 23 (8.16%) Validation
10 19 (6.74%) UML
11 14 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (4.96%) Signal Processing
12 13 (4.61%) Software Architecture
12 13 (4.61%) Low Latency
12 13 (4.61%) Mentoring
13 11 (3.90%) Digital Signal Processing
14 10 (3.55%) Image Processing
14 10 (3.55%) Cyber Security
14 10 (3.55%) Web Development
14 10 (3.55%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 282 (100.00%) C++
2 54 (19.15%) C#
3 53 (18.79%) Java
4 45 (15.96%) C
5 41 (14.54%) Python
6 35 (12.41%) SQL
7 13 (4.61%) Perl
8 11 (3.90%) MATLAB
9 10 (3.55%) Ruby
10 9 (3.19%) PHP
11 8 (2.84%) JavaScript
11 8 (2.84%) Embedded C
11 8 (2.84%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.84%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.77%) VC++
12 5 (1.77%) Embedded C++
12 5 (1.77%) Fortran
13 3 (1.06%) R
14 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 126 (44.68%) Degree
2 9 (3.19%) PhD
3 8 (2.84%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.42%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.42%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.06%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.35%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (14.54%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (15.25%) Oracle
2 24 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.71%) Borland
3 2 (0.71%) Minitab
4 1 (0.35%) Google
4 1 (0.35%) Facebook
4 1 (0.35%) SAP
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