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 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++ Software Developer
Rank 734 677 740
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 129 182 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 118 181 125
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £77,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
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
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++ 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 February 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 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 -50 51 £45,000 -14.28% 5
South East -13 26 £40,000 -11.11%
East of England +11 15 £47,500 +26.66% 3
South West -9 12 £40,000 +29.03% 1
North West 0 9 £30,000 -29.41% 1
East Midlands +15 8 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -18 4 £41,250 +26.92%
Yorkshire -1 2 £40,000 +23.07% 1
North East -15 2 £30,000 - 1
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 298 (100.00%) C++
2 139 (46.64%) Degree
3 128 (42.95%) Software Engineering
4 105 (35.23%) OO
5 101 (33.89%) Computer Science
6 98 (32.89%) Windows
7 94 (31.54%) Linux
8 85 (28.52%) Mathematics
9 78 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
10 74 (24.83%) Finance
10 74 (24.83%) Java
11 71 (23.83%) C#
11 71 (23.83%) OOD
12 67 (22.48%) C
13 60 (20.13%) UNIX
14 57 (19.13%) STL
15 53 (17.79%) Multithreading
16 52 (17.45%) Algorithms
17 51 (17.11%) Physics
17 51 (17.11%) OOP
18 50 (16.78%) XML
19 47 (15.77%) Oracle
20 43 (14.43%) SQL
21 42 (14.09%) Visual Studio
22 39 (13.09%) Qt
23 37 (12.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 29 (9.73%) QA
24 29 (9.73%) MFC
24 29 (9.73%) Automotive
25 28 (9.40%) Aerospace

C++ Software Developer
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++ 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 5 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (3.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.37%) LDAP
2 10 (3.36%) Intranet
3 6 (2.01%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.34%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.67%) Internet
6 1 (0.34%) Wireless
6 1 (0.34%) HSPA
6 1 (0.34%) LTE
6 1 (0.34%) GSM
6 1 (0.34%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.34%) UMTS
6 1 (0.34%) VoIP
6 1 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.35%) RDBMS
2 7 (2.35%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.68%) MySQL
3 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.01%) SQLite
4 3 (1.01%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.01%) Big Data
5 2 (0.67%) HPCC
6 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 42 (14.09%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.38%) Subversion
3 7 (2.35%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.01%) Redmine
5 3 (1.01%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.01%) JIRA
5 3 (1.01%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.34%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.34%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.34%) CMake
6 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 74 (24.83%) Finance
2 29 (9.73%) Automotive
3 28 (9.40%) Aerospace
4 11 (3.69%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.68%) Banking
5 8 (2.68%) Games
6 6 (2.01%) Electronics
7 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.34%) Retail
8 4 (1.34%) Front Office
9 3 (1.01%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.34%) Marketing
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
10 1 (0.34%) Military
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (19.13%) STL
2 50 (16.78%) XML
3 39 (13.09%) Qt
4 37 (12.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 29 (9.73%) MFC
6 23 (7.72%) HTML
6 23 (7.72%) .NET
7 21 (7.05%) Web Services
8 16 (5.37%) OpenGL
9 10 (3.36%) DirectX
10 9 (3.02%) WCF
11 6 (2.01%) CSS
11 6 (2.01%) OpenCL
12 5 (1.68%) ATL
13 4 (1.34%) WPF
13 4 (1.34%) Velocity
13 4 (1.34%) Java SE
13 4 (1.34%) OpenCV
14 3 (1.01%) HTML5
14 3 (1.01%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 101 (33.89%) Computer Science
2 85 (28.52%) Mathematics
3 52 (17.45%) Algorithms
4 51 (17.11%) Physics
5 28 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (5.37%) PKI
6 16 (5.37%) Smartcard
6 16 (5.37%) Blackberry
7 12 (4.03%) CUDA
8 11 (3.69%) Device Driver
9 10 (3.36%) Derivative
9 10 (3.36%) Visualisation
9 10 (3.36%) Open Source
10 9 (3.02%) Spread Betting
10 9 (3.02%) Data Structures
11 8 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (2.68%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (2.01%) GIS
13 5 (1.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 4 (1.34%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 98 (32.89%) Windows
2 94 (31.54%) Linux
3 60 (20.13%) UNIX
4 26 (8.72%) Android
5 24 (8.05%) Apple iOS
6 17 (5.70%) Solaris
7 16 (5.37%) BlackBerry OS
8 7 (2.35%) AIX
8 7 (2.35%) HPUX
9 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.34%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (42.95%) Software Engineering
2 105 (35.23%) OO
3 78 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (23.83%) OOD
5 53 (17.79%) Multithreading
6 51 (17.11%) OOP
7 28 (9.40%) TDD
8 23 (7.72%) Validation
9 22 (7.38%) Scrum
10 20 (6.71%) Software Architecture
11 18 (6.04%) UML
12 17 (5.70%) Web Development
12 17 (5.70%) Cyber Security
13 13 (4.36%) Low Latency
13 13 (4.36%) Mentoring
14 12 (4.03%) Signal Processing
15 11 (3.69%) Digital Signal Processing
16 10 (3.36%) Unit Testing
17 7 (2.35%) Image Processing
17 7 (2.35%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 298 (100.00%) C++
2 74 (24.83%) Java
3 71 (23.83%) C#
4 67 (22.48%) C
5 43 (14.43%) SQL
6 25 (8.39%) Python
7 19 (6.38%) JavaScript
8 18 (6.04%) Shell Script
9 16 (5.37%) PHP
10 12 (4.03%) Perl
10 12 (4.03%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.68%) Embedded C
12 7 (2.35%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.01%) VC++
13 6 (2.01%) Embedded C++
14 4 (1.34%) Fortran
15 3 (1.01%) COBOL
15 3 (1.01%) R
16 2 (0.67%) Ruby
17 1 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 139 (46.64%) Degree
2 11 (3.69%) PhD
3 10 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.34%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.34%) VCP4
5 1 (0.34%) MOS
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.73%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (15.77%) Oracle
2 20 (6.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.67%) Borland
4 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.34%) Google
4 1 (0.34%) Facebook
4 1 (0.34%) HP
4 1 (0.34%) SAP
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