The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 690 634 633
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 182 212 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 178 194 200
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103151 95852 105809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.36% 94.20% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84977 80074 91329
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Software Developer
UK

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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 -41 94 £55,000 +10.00% 5
East Midlands +8 27 £40,000 -
South East -39 18 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North West - 18 £35,000 -
East of England -26 11 £37,500 - 4
North East - 8 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -32 3 £45,000 +36.36% 2
South West -31 2 £38,750 +10.71% 1
West Midlands -13 1 £40,000 +45.45%
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 401 (100.00%) C++
2 160 (39.90%) Degree
3 156 (38.90%) Windows
4 154 (38.40%) Computer Science
5 143 (35.66%) Linux
6 127 (31.67%) OO
7 113 (28.18%) Software Engineering
8 108 (26.93%) C#
9 104 (25.94%) C
10 103 (25.69%) Finance
10 103 (25.69%) Mathematics
11 99 (24.69%) UNIX
12 91 (22.69%) Multithreading
13 90 (22.44%) STL
14 89 (22.19%) Java
15 81 (20.20%) Oracle
16 80 (19.95%) OOD
17 73 (18.20%) .NET
18 71 (17.71%) SQL
19 70 (17.46%) Low Latency
20 65 (16.21%) XML
21 61 (15.21%) Python
22 56 (13.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 49 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
23 49 (12.22%) Games
24 44 (10.97%) SQL Server
25 43 (10.72%) Android
26 41 (10.22%) Physics
27 39 (9.73%) Apple iOS
28 37 (9.23%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.25%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (1.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Magento
1 3 (0.75%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.73%) LDAP
2 17 (4.24%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.75%) Intranet
4 2 (0.50%) Internet
4 2 (0.50%) VoIP
4 2 (0.50%) HTTP
5 1 (0.25%) VoLTE
5 1 (0.25%) LTE
5 1 (0.25%) PBX
5 1 (0.25%) IPv4
5 1 (0.25%) IPv6
5 1 (0.25%) SS7
5 1 (0.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.99%) Relational Database
3 17 (4.24%) RDBMS
4 12 (2.99%) Big Data
5 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.25%) MySQL
6 1 (0.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 37 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.75%) Subversion
3 5 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.75%) NUnit
5 2 (0.50%) JIRA
6 1 (0.25%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.25%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.25%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.25%) Selenium
6 1 (0.25%) JUnit
6 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
General
1 103 (25.69%) Finance
2 49 (12.22%) Games
3 17 (4.24%) Banking
4 8 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.75%) Front Office
6 6 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.25%) Marketing
8 2 (0.50%) Back Office
8 2 (0.50%) Electronics
8 2 (0.50%) Retail
8 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
9 1 (0.25%) Military
9 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (22.44%) STL
2 73 (18.20%) .NET
3 65 (16.21%) XML
4 56 (13.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 29 (7.23%) MFC
6 26 (6.48%) OpenGL
7 23 (5.74%) Qt
8 15 (3.74%) COM+
8 15 (3.74%) DirectX
9 13 (3.24%) HTML
10 11 (2.74%) OpenCL
11 8 (2.00%) WPF
12 7 (1.75%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.50%) Web Services
13 6 (1.50%) Velocity
14 5 (1.25%) OpenMP
14 5 (1.25%) WCF
15 4 (1.00%) HTML5
16 3 (0.75%) PyQt
17 2 (0.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 154 (38.40%) Computer Science
2 103 (25.69%) Mathematics
3 41 (10.22%) Physics
4 35 (8.73%) 3D Graphics
5 28 (6.98%) Blackberry
6 27 (6.73%) PKI
6 27 (6.73%) Smartcard
7 24 (5.99%) GIS
8 18 (4.49%) Hedge funds
9 14 (3.49%) Visualisation
9 14 (3.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (2.99%) Device Driver
11 10 (2.49%) Derivative
12 8 (2.00%) CUDA
13 7 (1.75%) Fixed Income
14 6 (1.50%) Social Network
14 6 (1.50%) iPhone
14 6 (1.50%) Xbox
15 5 (1.25%) Animation
15 5 (1.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 156 (38.90%) Windows
2 143 (35.66%) Linux
3 99 (24.69%) UNIX
4 43 (10.72%) Android
5 39 (9.73%) Apple iOS
6 27 (6.73%) BlackBerry OS
7 8 (2.00%) AIX
7 8 (2.00%) HPUX
8 3 (0.75%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.50%) Solaris
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (31.67%) OO
2 113 (28.18%) Software Engineering
3 91 (22.69%) Multithreading
4 80 (19.95%) OOD
5 70 (17.46%) Low Latency
6 49 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (8.48%) Validation
8 31 (7.73%) OOP
9 28 (6.98%) Web Development
9 28 (6.98%) Cyber Security
10 19 (4.74%) Analytics
11 18 (4.49%) UML
11 18 (4.49%) TDD
12 15 (3.74%) Unit Testing
13 12 (2.99%) Project Management
13 12 (2.99%) Image Processing
13 12 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (2.74%) Parallel Programming
14 11 (2.74%) CAD
15 9 (2.24%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 401 (100.00%) C++
2 108 (26.93%) C#
3 104 (25.94%) C
4 89 (22.19%) Java
5 71 (17.71%) SQL
6 61 (15.21%) Python
7 26 (6.48%) Perl
8 24 (5.99%) Shell Script
9 18 (4.49%) JavaScript
10 16 (3.99%) VC++
11 13 (3.24%) PHP
12 12 (2.99%) F#
13 11 (2.74%) Embedded C++
14 10 (2.49%) Embedded C
15 8 (2.00%) GLSL
16 7 (1.75%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.75%) PowerHouse
17 4 (1.00%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.00%) Haskell
17 4 (1.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 160 (39.90%) Degree
2 35 (8.73%) PhD
3 7 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) MCAD
4 1 (0.25%) MCSD
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.50%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (20.20%) Oracle
2 24 (5.99%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.50%) Sony
4 3 (0.75%) SAP
4 3 (0.75%) JD Edwards
4 3 (0.75%) HP
5 1 (0.25%) Mitel
5 1 (0.25%) Google
5 1 (0.25%) Typemock
5 1 (0.25%) Polycom
5 1 (0.25%) Intel
5 1 (0.25%) Siemens
5 1 (0.25%) Borland
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
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Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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