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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Developer
Rank 746 682 660
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 137 216 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 124 214 190
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £87,250 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
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
97407 105944 97156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.50% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81361 87724 81693
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -5 49 £45,000 -25.00% 2
South East +35 44 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South West +1 21 £32,500 +8.33% 1
North West -8 13 £34,500 -1.42% 1
East of England -8 4 £45,000 +20.00% 2
West Midlands -9 3 £22,500 -39.18%
North East -11 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Yorkshire - 1 £36,000 -
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 266 (100.00%) C++
2 124 (46.62%) Degree
3 104 (39.10%) Computer Science
3 104 (39.10%) OO
4 103 (38.72%) Software Engineering
5 96 (36.09%) Linux
6 84 (31.58%) Windows
7 75 (28.20%) Mathematics
8 63 (23.68%) STL
9 60 (22.56%) SQL
10 59 (22.18%) OOP
11 55 (20.68%) Python
11 55 (20.68%) Physics
11 55 (20.68%) Algorithms
12 53 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
13 51 (19.17%) C
14 49 (18.42%) Visual Studio
15 48 (18.05%) QA
15 48 (18.05%) Multithreading
16 47 (17.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 47 (17.67%) Aerospace
17 46 (17.29%) C#
18 45 (16.92%) UNIX
18 45 (16.92%) OOD
19 43 (16.17%) Automotive
20 33 (12.41%) Java
21 31 (11.65%) MFC
21 31 (11.65%) OpenGL
22 30 (11.28%) Qt
23 29 (10.90%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.75%) Apache
3 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.38%) Kinematics
Applications
1 9 (3.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.50%) LDAP
1 4 (1.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.13%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.13%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.14%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.63%) MySQL
4 4 (1.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 49 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.26%) Subversion
3 5 (1.88%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.50%) Clang
4 4 (1.50%) GCC
5 3 (1.13%) WinDbg
6 2 (0.75%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.38%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.38%) Maven
7 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 47 (17.67%) Aerospace
2 43 (16.17%) Automotive
3 23 (8.65%) Finance
4 22 (8.27%) Games
5 18 (6.77%) Electronics
6 8 (3.01%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.50%) Marketing
8 4 (1.50%) Military
9 2 (0.75%) Law
9 2 (0.75%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Retail
10 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (23.68%) STL
2 47 (17.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 31 (11.65%) MFC
3 31 (11.65%) OpenGL
4 30 (11.28%) Qt
5 27 (10.15%) DirectX
6 19 (7.14%) XML
7 13 (4.89%) HTML
8 9 (3.38%) .NET
9 8 (3.01%) HTML5
10 6 (2.26%) Web Services
11 5 (1.88%) CSS
12 4 (1.50%) OpenMP
12 4 (1.50%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.50%) JSON
13 2 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
13 2 (0.75%) WCF
13 2 (0.75%) WPF
13 2 (0.75%) Java SE
13 2 (0.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 104 (39.10%) Computer Science
2 75 (28.20%) Mathematics
3 55 (20.68%) Physics
3 55 (20.68%) Algorithms
4 19 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 16 (6.02%) Visualisation
6 12 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.51%) Equities
7 9 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (3.01%) Device Driver
8 8 (3.01%) 3D Graphics
9 7 (2.63%) Derivative
9 7 (2.63%) Spread Betting
10 6 (2.26%) CUDA
10 6 (2.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (1.88%) GIS
12 4 (1.50%) Animation
12 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.13%) Blog
13 3 (1.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 96 (36.09%) Linux
2 84 (31.58%) Windows
3 45 (16.92%) UNIX
4 10 (3.76%) Solaris
5 9 (3.38%) Android
6 6 (2.26%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.13%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (1.13%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.38%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.38%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (39.10%) OO
2 103 (38.72%) Software Engineering
3 59 (22.18%) OOP
4 53 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (18.05%) Multithreading
6 45 (16.92%) OOD
7 27 (10.15%) SDLC
8 25 (9.40%) TDD
9 24 (9.02%) UML
10 19 (7.14%) Validation
11 16 (6.02%) Scrum
12 14 (5.26%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (4.14%) CAD
15 9 (3.38%) OOA/OOD
15 9 (3.38%) Low Latency
16 8 (3.01%) Data Modelling
16 8 (3.01%) Unit Testing
17 7 (2.63%) Project Management
17 7 (2.63%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 266 (100.00%) C++
2 60 (22.56%) SQL
3 55 (20.68%) Python
4 51 (19.17%) C
5 46 (17.29%) C#
6 33 (12.41%) Java
7 19 (7.14%) Perl
8 15 (5.64%) Ruby
9 11 (4.14%) PHP
10 10 (3.76%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.01%) MATLAB
12 6 (2.26%) Fortran
12 6 (2.26%) Embedded C
12 6 (2.26%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.13%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.38%) R
15 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 124 (46.62%) Degree
2 13 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.26%) DV Cleared
3 6 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.50%) PhD
5 2 (0.75%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) MOS
6 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (18.05%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (10.90%) Oracle
2 17 (6.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.75%) Minitab
4 1 (0.38%) SAP
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