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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 700 619 500
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -119
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 232 332 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.32% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.33% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 217 308 537
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
South East +20 90 £45,000 -5.26% 10
London -22 67 £51,250 +13.88% 6
East Midlands +4 23 £40,000 -3.61% 1
South West -23 17 £38,750 +15.67% 6
Yorkshire +18 11 £45,000 +25.00% 2
West Midlands - 10 £37,500 - 2
East of England -37 8 £45,000 +12.50% 11
North West +6 6 £30,500 -6.15% 4
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 503 (100.00%) C++
2 243 (48.31%) Software Engineering
3 230 (45.73%) Linux
4 181 (35.98%) Windows
5 178 (35.39%) C#
6 165 (32.80%) Degree
7 156 (31.01%) C
8 145 (28.83%) Java
9 134 (26.64%) Finance
10 125 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
11 118 (23.46%) Unix
12 113 (22.47%) OOP
13 108 (21.47%) Multithreading
14 104 (20.68%) SQL
15 101 (20.08%) OO
15 101 (20.08%) SDLC
16 100 (19.88%) Python
17 95 (18.89%) Computer Science
18 89 (17.69%) Qt
19 76 (15.11%) TCP/IP
19 76 (15.11%) OOD
19 76 (15.11%) STL
20 69 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
21 66 (13.12%) .NET
22 59 (11.73%) Perl
23 57 (11.33%) Algorithms
24 56 (11.13%) Mac OS X
25 55 (10.93%) SQL Server
26 54 (10.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
27 52 (10.34%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (2.19%) Confluence
2 6 (1.19%) CMS
3 5 (0.99%) SAS
4 4 (0.80%) JBoss
4 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.80%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.60%) Apache Solr
5 3 (0.60%) Node.js
5 3 (0.60%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.40%) IIS
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.80%) 3ds Max
2 4 (0.80%) Blender
2 4 (0.80%) Maya
3 3 (0.60%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.40%) Abaqus
4 2 (0.40%) NASTRAN
5 1 (0.20%) MS Office
5 1 (0.20%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.78%) SaaS
3 12 (2.39%) GitHub
4 3 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 76 (15.11%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.39%) Internet
3 6 (1.19%) X.509
4 2 (0.40%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.40%) DNS
4 2 (0.40%) SSL
4 2 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.20%) 2G
5 1 (0.20%) 3G
5 1 (0.20%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.20%) ASN.1
5 1 (0.20%) CDMA
5 1 (0.20%) Firewall
5 1 (0.20%) HTTP
5 1 (0.20%) INAP
5 1 (0.20%) M3UA
5 1 (0.20%) RS-232
5 1 (0.20%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 36 (7.16%) Relational Database
3 28 (5.57%) Hadoop
4 25 (4.97%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.78%) MySQL
6 13 (2.58%) GIS
7 1 (0.20%) Big Data
7 1 (0.20%) KDB
7 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 52 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 45 (8.95%) Subversion
3 24 (4.77%) JIRA
4 20 (3.98%) GCC
5 19 (3.78%) Clang
6 17 (3.38%) Git (software)
7 16 (3.18%) Jenkins
8 9 (1.79%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.19%) Phabricator
10 4 (0.80%) Ant
10 4 (0.80%) Selenium
11 3 (0.60%) CasperJS
11 3 (0.60%) PhantomJS
12 2 (0.40%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.40%) NUnit
12 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.20%) CppUnit
13 1 (0.20%) InstallShield
13 1 (0.20%) JUnit
General
1 134 (26.64%) Finance
2 50 (9.94%) Games
3 48 (9.54%) Telecoms
4 41 (8.15%) Automotive
5 39 (7.75%) Aerospace
6 25 (4.97%) Manufacturing
7 16 (3.18%) Banking
8 14 (2.78%) Electronics
9 12 (2.39%) Marketing
10 11 (2.19%) Front Office
11 5 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.99%) Law
11 5 (0.99%) Legal
11 5 (0.99%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.60%) Billing
12 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.40%) Retail
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (17.69%) Qt
2 76 (15.11%) STL
3 66 (13.12%) .NET
4 54 (10.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 49 (9.74%) HTML
6 44 (8.75%) CSS
7 39 (7.75%) OpenGL
8 31 (6.16%) Cocoa
8 31 (6.16%) XML
9 27 (5.37%) iOS SDK
10 20 (3.98%) MFC
11 19 (3.78%) ASP.NET
12 16 (3.18%) HTML5
12 16 (3.18%) WebKit
13 13 (2.58%) Qt Quick
13 13 (2.58%) WPF
14 11 (2.19%) OpenCL
15 8 (1.59%) Middleware
16 7 (1.39%) XML Schema
16 7 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 95 (18.89%) Computer Science
2 69 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (11.33%) Algorithms
4 44 (8.75%) Mathematics
5 43 (8.55%) Data Structures
6 32 (6.36%) 3D Graphics
7 23 (4.57%) Hedge funds
8 22 (4.37%) Physics
9 17 (3.38%) Visualisation
10 13 (2.58%) CUDA
10 13 (2.58%) Digital Media
10 13 (2.58%) Pricing Data
11 12 (2.39%) Equities
12 11 (2.19%) DTV
12 11 (2.19%) Embedded Systems
12 11 (2.19%) Equity Derivative
12 11 (2.19%) Mobile App
12 11 (2.19%) VHDL
13 10 (1.99%) IPTV
13 10 (1.99%) STB
Operating Systems
1 230 (45.73%) Linux
2 181 (35.98%) Windows
3 118 (23.46%) Unix
4 56 (11.13%) Mac OS X
5 48 (9.54%) Android
6 43 (8.55%) Apple iOS
7 23 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (4.37%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.19%) CentOS
9 6 (1.19%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.40%) Solaris
11 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.20%) Fedora
12 1 (0.20%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (48.31%) Software Engineering
2 125 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (22.47%) OOP
4 108 (21.47%) Multithreading
5 101 (20.08%) OO
5 101 (20.08%) SDLC
6 76 (15.11%) OOD
7 50 (9.94%) TDD
8 43 (8.55%) Cross-Platform Development
8 43 (8.55%) UML
9 36 (7.16%) iOS Development
10 35 (6.96%) Android Development
11 33 (6.56%) Static Code Analysis
12 29 (5.77%) Low Latency
13 25 (4.97%) Software Architecture
14 23 (4.57%) Open Source
15 22 (4.37%) Waterfall
16 20 (3.98%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (3.98%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 503 (100.00%) C++
2 178 (35.39%) C#
3 156 (31.01%) C
4 145 (28.83%) Java
5 104 (20.68%) SQL
6 100 (19.88%) Python
7 59 (11.73%) Perl
8 47 (9.34%) JavaScript
8 47 (9.34%) Objective-C
9 30 (5.96%) Ruby
10 22 (4.37%) VB
11 20 (3.98%) Shell Script
12 17 (3.38%) PL/SQL
13 12 (2.39%) PHP
13 12 (2.39%) R
13 12 (2.39%) Scala
14 11 (2.19%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.19%) Lua
15 8 (1.59%) Embedded C++
16 7 (1.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 165 (32.80%) Degree
2 40 (7.95%) Security Cleared
3 36 (7.16%) SC Cleared
4 29 (5.77%) PhD
5 27 (5.37%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.40%) MCAD
7 2 (0.40%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (0.99%) iptables
1 5 (0.99%) Xen
1 5 (0.99%) XenServer
2 3 (0.60%) Firmware
3 2 (0.40%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (6.36%) Apple
2 29 (5.77%) Oracle
3 19 (3.78%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.19%) Atlassian
5 8 (1.59%) SAP
6 6 (1.19%) Bloomberg
6 6 (1.19%) Coverity
6 6 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 5 (0.99%) Google
8 2 (0.40%) ANSYS
8 2 (0.40%) Perforce
8 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.40%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.40%) Typemock
9 1 (0.20%) Dialogic
9 1 (0.20%) Intel
9 1 (0.20%) QNX
9 1 (0.20%) Sage
9 1 (0.20%) T-Plan
9 1 (0.20%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
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