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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Developer
Rank 729 715 644
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -71
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 149 183 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 142 179 194
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 £70,000 £86,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 31 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 31 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
(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 +40 57 £50,000 +11.11% 4
London -11 53 £50,000 -9.09% 3
South West +6 19 £32,500 -16.12% 5
North West -12 10 £35,000 -
East of England -3 3 £40,000 +6.66% 3
West Midlands -8 3 £22,500 -43.75%
North East -16 2 £30,000 -33.33%
East Midlands -25 2 £40,000 - 1
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 280 (100.00%) C++
2 129 (46.07%) Degree
3 114 (40.71%) Computer Science
4 105 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 105 (37.50%) OO
5 104 (37.14%) Linux
6 94 (33.57%) Windows
7 82 (29.29%) Mathematics
8 71 (25.36%) SQL
9 67 (23.93%) STL
10 66 (23.57%) OOP
11 63 (22.50%) Algorithms
12 61 (21.79%) C#
13 60 (21.43%) Python
14 57 (20.36%) Agile Software Development
14 57 (20.36%) Physics
15 54 (19.29%) C
16 52 (18.57%) Visual Studio
16 52 (18.57%) QA
17 51 (18.21%) UNIX
18 50 (17.86%) Aerospace
19 49 (17.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 47 (16.79%) Multithreading
21 46 (16.43%) Automotive
22 44 (15.71%) OOD
23 38 (13.57%) MFC
24 37 (13.21%) Qt
25 32 (11.43%) OpenGL
26 31 (11.07%) Finance
26 31 (11.07%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (2.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.71%) Apache
3 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.36%) Kinematics
Applications
1 12 (4.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.43%) Network Security
3 3 (1.07%) LDAP
3 3 (1.07%) HTTP
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
4 1 (0.36%) GSM
4 1 (0.36%) SMS
4 1 (0.36%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.36%) UMTS
4 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.36%) HSPA
4 1 (0.36%) LTE
4 1 (0.36%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.93%) MySQL
4 7 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (18.57%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.21%) Subversion
3 7 (2.50%) GCC
3 7 (2.50%) Clang
4 6 (2.14%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.43%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.07%) WinDbg
7 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.36%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.36%) Maven
8 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (17.86%) Aerospace
2 46 (16.43%) Automotive
3 31 (11.07%) Finance
4 28 (10.00%) Games
5 17 (6.07%) Electronics
6 7 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.14%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.43%) Marketing
8 4 (1.43%) Military
9 2 (0.71%) Law
9 2 (0.71%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.36%) Front Office
10 1 (0.36%) Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Retail
10 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (23.93%) STL
2 49 (17.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 38 (13.57%) MFC
4 37 (13.21%) Qt
5 32 (11.43%) OpenGL
6 26 (9.29%) DirectX
7 20 (7.14%) XML
8 17 (6.07%) HTML
9 14 (5.00%) .NET
10 9 (3.21%) HTML5
11 8 (2.86%) CSS
12 7 (2.50%) Web Services
13 5 (1.79%) WCF
13 5 (1.79%) WPF
14 4 (1.43%) OpenMP
14 4 (1.43%) .NET Framework
14 4 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (1.43%) ASP.NET
15 3 (1.07%) COM
15 3 (1.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 114 (40.71%) Computer Science
2 82 (29.29%) Mathematics
3 63 (22.50%) Algorithms
4 57 (20.36%) Physics
5 21 (7.50%) Data Structures
6 20 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 16 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (5.00%) Equities
9 12 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (2.86%) Derivative
10 8 (2.86%) 3D Graphics
11 7 (2.50%) Spread Betting
12 6 (2.14%) Device Driver
12 6 (2.14%) CUDA
12 6 (2.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (1.79%) GIS
13 5 (1.79%) Hedge funds
14 4 (1.43%) BYOD
14 4 (1.43%) Animation
15 3 (1.07%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 104 (37.14%) Linux
2 94 (33.57%) Windows
3 51 (18.21%) UNIX
4 11 (3.93%) Solaris
5 8 (2.86%) Android
6 6 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.71%) BlackBerry OS
7 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.36%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.36%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (37.50%) OO
1 105 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 66 (23.57%) OOP
3 57 (20.36%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (16.79%) Multithreading
5 44 (15.71%) OOD
6 30 (10.71%) UML
7 28 (10.00%) TDD
7 28 (10.00%) SDLC
8 18 (6.43%) Scrum
9 16 (5.71%) Mentoring
9 16 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (5.00%) Validation
11 11 (3.93%) CAD
11 11 (3.93%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (3.57%) Data Modelling
12 10 (3.57%) Project Management
13 9 (3.21%) Low Latency
14 8 (2.86%) Integration Testing
14 8 (2.86%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 280 (100.00%) C++
2 71 (25.36%) SQL
3 61 (21.79%) C#
4 60 (21.43%) Python
5 54 (19.29%) C
6 31 (11.07%) Java
7 19 (6.79%) Perl
8 17 (6.07%) Ruby
9 14 (5.00%) PHP
10 10 (3.57%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.86%) MATLAB
11 8 (2.86%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.79%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.79%) Fortran
12 5 (1.79%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.71%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.36%) VC++
Qualifications
1 129 (46.07%) Degree
2 13 (4.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.14%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.43%) PhD
5 2 (0.71%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (18.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (1.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (1.43%) SCCM
2 3 (1.07%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.43%) Oracle
3 3 (1.07%) Apple
4 2 (0.71%) Minitab
4 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.36%) SAP
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