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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 709 637 696
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 169 248 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 162 246 172
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £77,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
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
99690 97976 104297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.56% 94.72% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83416 81352 90186
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 £26,500 £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++ 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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -75 67 £52,500 +5.00% 5
South East -5 24 £35,000 -12.50% 4
East Midlands +9 22 £37,000 -26.00% 1
South West -21 16 £37,500 +25.00% 4
East of England -40 16 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Yorkshire -23 10 £40,000 -
North East -5 7 £36,500 +12.30% 1
North West -11 5 £32,750 -27.22% 1
West Midlands -14 2 £37,250 -6.87%
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 309 (100.00%) C++
2 135 (43.69%) Degree
3 115 (37.22%) Software Engineering
4 110 (35.60%) Linux
5 102 (33.01%) Windows
5 102 (33.01%) Computer Science
6 100 (32.36%) Finance
7 95 (30.74%) OO
8 89 (28.80%) C
8 89 (28.80%) Mathematics
9 87 (28.16%) C#
10 80 (25.89%) Java
11 76 (24.60%) OOD
12 73 (23.62%) XML
13 71 (22.98%) UNIX
13 71 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
14 56 (18.12%) Oracle
15 55 (17.80%) SQL
16 51 (16.50%) STL
17 50 (16.18%) Algorithms
18 48 (15.53%) Multithreading
19 42 (13.59%) .NET
20 39 (12.62%) SQL Server
21 35 (11.33%) Physics
22 32 (10.36%) MFC
23 31 (10.03%) Android
23 31 (10.03%) Qt
24 30 (9.71%) Apple iOS
25 29 (9.39%) HTML
25 29 (9.39%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 11 (3.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (6.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.12%) LDAP
2 15 (4.85%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.85%) Intranet
3 3 (0.97%) Internet
3 3 (0.97%) VoIP
4 2 (0.65%) Wireless
4 2 (0.65%) HSPA
4 2 (0.65%) LTE
4 2 (0.65%) GSM
4 2 (0.65%) 3GPP
4 2 (0.65%) UMTS
5 1 (0.32%) CDMA
5 1 (0.32%) GPRS
5 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.21%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.88%) RDBMS
4 11 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.94%) Big Data
6 4 (1.29%) MySQL
6 4 (1.29%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.97%) SQLite
8 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (7.44%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.91%) Subversion
4 3 (0.97%) JIRA
4 3 (0.97%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.97%) Bugzilla
4 3 (0.97%) Redmine
5 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.65%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.32%) Selenium
6 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.32%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.32%) CasperJS
6 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.32%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.32%) CMake
General
1 100 (32.36%) Finance
2 15 (4.85%) Games
2 15 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.21%) Banking
4 10 (3.24%) Automotive
5 9 (2.91%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.94%) Retail
7 5 (1.62%) Front Office
8 2 (0.65%) Electronics
8 2 (0.65%) Military
8 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.32%) German Language
9 1 (0.32%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (23.62%) XML
2 51 (16.50%) STL
3 42 (13.59%) .NET
4 32 (10.36%) MFC
5 31 (10.03%) Qt
6 29 (9.39%) HTML
7 28 (9.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 27 (8.74%) Web Services
9 16 (5.18%) WCF
10 14 (4.53%) OpenCL
11 11 (3.56%) OpenGL
12 7 (2.27%) COM+
12 7 (2.27%) Velocity
13 5 (1.62%) OpenCV
13 5 (1.62%) CSS
13 5 (1.62%) ATL
13 5 (1.62%) WPF
13 5 (1.62%) HTML5
14 4 (1.29%) WSDL
14 4 (1.29%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 102 (33.01%) Computer Science
2 89 (28.80%) Mathematics
3 50 (16.18%) Algorithms
4 35 (11.33%) Physics
5 26 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (7.12%) PKI
6 22 (7.12%) Smartcard
6 22 (7.12%) Blackberry
7 11 (3.56%) 3D Graphics
7 11 (3.56%) Visualisation
7 11 (3.56%) CUDA
8 10 (3.24%) Hedge funds
8 10 (3.24%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.27%) Open Source
9 7 (2.27%) Device Driver
9 7 (2.27%) Derivative
10 6 (1.94%) GIS
11 5 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.29%) Spread Betting
12 4 (1.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 110 (35.60%) Linux
2 102 (33.01%) Windows
3 71 (22.98%) UNIX
4 31 (10.03%) Android
5 30 (9.71%) Apple iOS
6 22 (7.12%) BlackBerry OS
7 14 (4.53%) Solaris
8 12 (3.88%) AIX
8 12 (3.88%) HPUX
9 3 (0.97%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (37.22%) Software Engineering
2 95 (30.74%) OO
3 76 (24.60%) OOD
4 71 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (15.53%) Multithreading
6 28 (9.06%) OOP
7 25 (8.09%) Validation
8 24 (7.77%) Web Development
9 22 (7.12%) Cyber Security
10 19 (6.15%) Mentoring
10 19 (6.15%) UML
11 15 (4.85%) Low Latency
12 13 (4.21%) Signal Processing
12 13 (4.21%) Software Architecture
13 12 (3.88%) Migration
14 11 (3.56%) TDD
14 11 (3.56%) Analytics
15 10 (3.24%) Unit Testing
16 9 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (2.59%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 309 (100.00%) C++
2 89 (28.80%) C
3 87 (28.16%) C#
4 80 (25.89%) Java
5 55 (17.80%) SQL
6 29 (9.39%) Shell Script
7 24 (7.77%) JavaScript
8 22 (7.12%) PHP
9 21 (6.80%) Python
10 18 (5.83%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.56%) Perl
12 8 (2.59%) VC++
13 7 (2.27%) Embedded C
13 7 (2.27%) Embedded C++
14 4 (1.29%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.97%) COBOL
16 2 (0.65%) Fortran
16 2 (0.65%) Scala
17 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 135 (43.69%) Degree
2 18 (5.83%) PhD
3 15 (4.85%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.65%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Puppet
1 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (18.12%) Oracle
2 20 (6.47%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.27%) HP
4 2 (0.65%) Google
5 1 (0.32%) Facebook
5 1 (0.32%) Borland
5 1 (0.32%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.32%) Sony
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