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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 742 623 637
Rank change year-on-year
-119 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 133 228 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 127 218 191
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 £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £68,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
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
101839 94667 105264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.36% 94.21% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83149 79374 90534
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -39 55 £50,000 - 8
East Midlands +12 27 £40,000 +33.33%
South East -39 20 £43,750 +11.46% 2
East of England -47 12 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Yorkshire -39 8 £45,000 +29.49% 1
North East -2 6 £36,500 +21.66% 1
North West -21 3 £35,000 -22.22%
West Midlands -19 1 £40,000 +40.35%
South West -48 1 £32,500 +4.00% 1
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 373 (100.00%) C++
2 140 (37.53%) Computer Science
3 139 (37.27%) Degree
3 139 (37.27%) Windows
4 135 (36.19%) Linux
5 121 (32.44%) OO
6 99 (26.54%) Software Engineering
7 98 (26.27%) Mathematics
7 98 (26.27%) UNIX
7 98 (26.27%) Finance
8 97 (26.01%) C
8 97 (26.01%) C#
9 81 (21.72%) Multithreading
10 80 (21.45%) Java
11 78 (20.91%) OOD
12 76 (20.38%) Oracle
13 75 (20.11%) STL
14 71 (19.03%) .NET
15 69 (18.50%) XML
16 67 (17.96%) SQL
17 52 (13.94%) Python
18 51 (13.67%) Low Latency
19 47 (12.60%) Games
19 47 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
20 44 (11.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 44 (11.80%) SQL Server
21 41 (10.99%) Android
22 38 (10.19%) Physics
23 37 (9.92%) Apple iOS
24 34 (9.12%) 3D Graphics

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (3.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (0.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.70%) LDAP
2 20 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.41%) Intranet
4 3 (0.80%) VoIP
5 2 (0.54%) LTE
5 2 (0.54%) Internet
6 1 (0.27%) SS7
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) Wireless
6 1 (0.27%) HSPA
6 1 (0.27%) CDMA
6 1 (0.27%) GPRS
6 1 (0.27%) GSM
6 1 (0.27%) PBX
6 1 (0.27%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.27%) UMTS
6 1 (0.27%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 17 (4.56%) RDBMS
4 12 (3.22%) Big Data
5 9 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.54%) MySQL
6 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (8.31%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.34%) Subversion
4 3 (0.80%) NUnit
5 2 (0.54%) JIRA
6 1 (0.27%) Selenium
6 1 (0.27%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.27%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.27%) PhantomJS
General
1 98 (26.27%) Finance
2 47 (12.60%) Games
3 14 (3.75%) Banking
4 7 (1.88%) Front Office
5 6 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.80%) Marketing
7 2 (0.54%) Retail
7 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Back Office
7 2 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (20.11%) STL
2 71 (19.03%) .NET
3 69 (18.50%) XML
4 44 (11.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 34 (9.12%) MFC
6 22 (5.90%) OpenGL
7 17 (4.56%) HTML
7 17 (4.56%) Qt
8 15 (4.02%) COM+
9 13 (3.49%) DirectX
10 12 (3.22%) OpenCL
11 10 (2.68%) Web Services
12 9 (2.41%) WCF
12 9 (2.41%) WPF
13 6 (1.61%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.61%) Velocity
14 5 (1.34%) HTML5
15 4 (1.07%) OpenMP
16 3 (0.80%) PyQt
17 2 (0.54%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 140 (37.53%) Computer Science
2 98 (26.27%) Mathematics
3 38 (10.19%) Physics
4 34 (9.12%) 3D Graphics
5 26 (6.97%) Blackberry
6 25 (6.70%) Smartcard
6 25 (6.70%) PKI
7 23 (6.17%) GIS
8 17 (4.56%) Hedge funds
9 14 (3.75%) Visualisation
10 13 (3.49%) Device Driver
11 11 (2.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (2.68%) Derivative
13 9 (2.41%) CUDA
14 7 (1.88%) Fixed Income
15 6 (1.61%) Xbox
15 6 (1.61%) iPhone
16 5 (1.34%) Social Network
16 5 (1.34%) Animation
16 5 (1.34%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 139 (37.27%) Windows
2 135 (36.19%) Linux
3 98 (26.27%) UNIX
4 41 (10.99%) Android
5 37 (9.92%) Apple iOS
6 25 (6.70%) BlackBerry OS
7 10 (2.68%) AIX
7 10 (2.68%) HPUX
8 6 (1.61%) Solaris
9 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (32.44%) OO
2 99 (26.54%) Software Engineering
3 81 (21.72%) Multithreading
4 78 (20.91%) OOD
5 51 (13.67%) Low Latency
6 47 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (8.85%) Validation
8 26 (6.97%) Web Development
8 26 (6.97%) Cyber Security
9 24 (6.43%) OOP
10 19 (5.09%) UML
10 19 (5.09%) Analytics
11 18 (4.83%) TDD
12 15 (4.02%) Unit Testing
12 15 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (3.22%) Image Processing
13 12 (3.22%) Project Management
14 11 (2.95%) Parallel Programming
15 10 (2.68%) CAD
15 10 (2.68%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 373 (100.00%) C++
2 97 (26.01%) C
2 97 (26.01%) C#
3 80 (21.45%) Java
4 67 (17.96%) SQL
5 52 (13.94%) Python
6 25 (6.70%) Shell Script
7 23 (6.17%) Perl
8 17 (4.56%) JavaScript
9 16 (4.29%) PHP
9 16 (4.29%) VC++
10 11 (2.95%) Embedded C
10 11 (2.95%) Embedded C++
11 8 (2.14%) GLSL
12 7 (1.88%) PowerHouse
12 7 (1.88%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.61%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.61%) F#
14 3 (0.80%) C++/CLI
15 2 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 139 (37.27%) Degree
2 33 (8.85%) PhD
3 12 (3.22%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.27%) MCAD
5 1 (0.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.54%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Puppet
1 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 76 (20.38%) Oracle
2 27 (7.24%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.61%) HP
3 6 (1.61%) Sony
4 3 (0.80%) SAP
4 3 (0.80%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.27%) Mitel
5 1 (0.27%) Google
5 1 (0.27%) Polycom
5 1 (0.27%) Typemock
5 1 (0.27%) Siemens
5 1 (0.27%) Borland
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum DOE + Excellent Corporate Bens/bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum GBP 25 - 35K +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FANTASTIC PROSPECTS
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k dep. on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Prosper Consulting Ltd
Salary: excellent corporate benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago