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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 704 653 727
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 163 213 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 155 211 146
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -86 60 £45,000 -14.28% 1
South East +5 30 £38,500 -3.75% 5
South West -8 19 £40,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +19 17 £35,000 -30.00%
East of England -15 15 £46,250 +32.14% 5
North West -9 7 £30,000 -29.41%
North East -11 6 £33,250 +2.30%
Yorkshire -13 6 £30,000 -14.28%
West Midlands -19 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 296 (100.00%) C++
2 132 (44.59%) Degree
3 125 (42.23%) Software Engineering
4 99 (33.45%) Linux
5 97 (32.77%) Computer Science
6 96 (32.43%) Windows
6 96 (32.43%) Finance
7 92 (31.08%) OO
8 81 (27.36%) C
8 81 (27.36%) Mathematics
9 78 (26.35%) C#
9 78 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
10 75 (25.34%) OOD
11 72 (24.32%) Java
12 67 (22.64%) UNIX
13 63 (21.28%) XML
14 50 (16.89%) STL
15 48 (16.22%) Oracle
15 48 (16.22%) Multithreading
15 48 (16.22%) Algorithms
16 43 (14.53%) SQL
17 36 (12.16%) OOP
18 35 (11.82%) Physics
19 34 (11.49%) .NET
19 34 (11.49%) MFC
19 34 (11.49%) SQL Server
19 34 (11.49%) Visual Studio
20 31 (10.47%) Qt
20 31 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
21 30 (10.14%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (6.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.42%) LDAP
2 15 (5.07%) Intranet
3 10 (3.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.01%) VoIP
5 2 (0.68%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.68%) Internet
5 2 (0.68%) Wireless
5 2 (0.68%) HSPA
5 2 (0.68%) LTE
5 2 (0.68%) GSM
5 2 (0.68%) 3GPP
5 2 (0.68%) UMTS
6 1 (0.34%) CDMA
6 1 (0.34%) GPRS
6 1 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.39%) RDBMS
2 13 (4.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.35%) MySQL
4 4 (1.35%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.35%) Big Data
5 3 (1.01%) SQLite
6 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.68%) HPCC
7 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (11.49%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.73%) Subversion
3 10 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.35%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.01%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.01%) JIRA
5 3 (1.01%) CppUnit
5 3 (1.01%) Redmine
6 1 (0.34%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.34%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.34%) CMake
6 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
General
1 96 (32.43%) Finance
2 15 (5.07%) Automotive
3 14 (4.73%) Aerospace
3 14 (4.73%) Banking
4 13 (4.39%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.03%) Games
6 4 (1.35%) Retail
6 4 (1.35%) Front Office
7 3 (1.01%) Electronics
8 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Military
9 1 (0.34%) German Language
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (21.28%) XML
2 50 (16.89%) STL
3 34 (11.49%) .NET
3 34 (11.49%) MFC
4 31 (10.47%) Qt
5 30 (10.14%) HTML
6 29 (9.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 23 (7.77%) Web Services
8 14 (4.73%) WCF
9 11 (3.72%) OpenGL
9 11 (3.72%) OpenCL
10 7 (2.36%) CSS
11 5 (1.69%) ATL
11 5 (1.69%) DirectX
11 5 (1.69%) WPF
11 5 (1.69%) Velocity
11 5 (1.69%) OpenCV
12 4 (1.35%) HTML5
13 3 (1.01%) CSS3
13 3 (1.01%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 97 (32.77%) Computer Science
2 81 (27.36%) Mathematics
3 48 (16.22%) Algorithms
4 35 (11.82%) Physics
5 31 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (6.42%) PKI
6 19 (6.42%) Smartcard
6 19 (6.42%) Blackberry
7 14 (4.73%) CUDA
8 9 (3.04%) Data Structures
8 9 (3.04%) Device Driver
8 9 (3.04%) Visualisation
9 8 (2.70%) Derivative
10 7 (2.36%) Spread Betting
10 7 (2.36%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (2.03%) Open Source
11 6 (2.03%) Hedge funds
12 5 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.35%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (1.35%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 99 (33.45%) Linux
2 96 (32.43%) Windows
3 67 (22.64%) UNIX
4 29 (9.80%) Android
4 29 (9.80%) Apple iOS
5 19 (6.42%) BlackBerry OS
6 17 (5.74%) Solaris
7 13 (4.39%) AIX
7 13 (4.39%) HPUX
8 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (42.23%) Software Engineering
2 92 (31.08%) OO
3 78 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (25.34%) OOD
5 48 (16.22%) Multithreading
6 36 (12.16%) OOP
7 22 (7.43%) Validation
8 21 (7.09%) Web Development
9 19 (6.42%) TDD
9 19 (6.42%) Cyber Security
9 19 (6.42%) Mentoring
10 17 (5.74%) UML
11 16 (5.41%) Software Architecture
12 15 (5.07%) Scrum
13 14 (4.73%) Signal Processing
14 12 (4.05%) Low Latency
15 11 (3.72%) Digital Signal Processing
16 10 (3.38%) Migration
17 9 (3.04%) Unit Testing
18 8 (2.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 296 (100.00%) C++
2 81 (27.36%) C
3 78 (26.35%) C#
4 72 (24.32%) Java
5 43 (14.53%) SQL
6 29 (9.80%) Shell Script
7 26 (8.78%) JavaScript
8 21 (7.09%) PHP
9 16 (5.41%) T-SQL
10 15 (5.07%) Python
11 9 (3.04%) Perl
12 8 (2.70%) VC++
13 5 (1.69%) Embedded C
13 5 (1.69%) Embedded C++
13 5 (1.69%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.01%) Fortran
14 3 (1.01%) COBOL
15 2 (0.68%) Scala
15 2 (0.68%) R
16 1 (0.34%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 132 (44.59%) Degree
2 12 (4.05%) PhD
2 12 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.01%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.07%) QA
Vendors
1 48 (16.22%) Oracle
2 21 (7.09%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.36%) HP
4 2 (0.68%) Google
5 1 (0.34%) Facebook
5 1 (0.34%) Borland
5 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg
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