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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 744 621 678
Rank change year-on-year
-123 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 128 236 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 120 231 178
Average salary £43,750 £40,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.02% +9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 19 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 19 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
(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
London -74 53 £51,250 +2.50% 10
East Midlands +6 25 £40,000 -20.00%
South East -29 15 £32,000 -20.00%
East of England -49 14 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Yorkshire -24 10 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North East -5 6 £36,500 +21.66% 1
South West -50 3 £23,000 -23.33% 1
North West -20 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands -25 1 £40,000 +40.35%
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 355 (100.00%) C++
2 130 (36.62%) Degree
2 130 (36.62%) Computer Science
3 127 (35.77%) Windows
3 127 (35.77%) Linux
4 110 (30.99%) OO
5 96 (27.04%) Finance
6 95 (26.76%) UNIX
7 94 (26.48%) Mathematics
8 92 (25.92%) C
9 91 (25.63%) Software Engineering
10 90 (25.35%) C#
11 78 (21.97%) OOD
12 77 (21.69%) Java
13 75 (21.13%) Multithreading
14 74 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
15 72 (20.28%) Oracle
16 70 (19.72%) STL
16 70 (19.72%) XML
17 66 (18.59%) SQL
17 66 (18.59%) .NET
18 48 (13.52%) Python
19 43 (12.11%) SQL Server
19 43 (12.11%) Low Latency
20 42 (11.83%) Games
21 39 (10.99%) Android
22 38 (10.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 37 (10.42%) Physics
24 36 (10.14%) Apple iOS
25 35 (9.86%) MFC

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 8 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (3.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (0.85%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.76%) LDAP
2 21 (5.92%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.25%) Intranet
4 4 (1.13%) VoIP
5 2 (0.56%) LTE
5 2 (0.56%) Internet
6 1 (0.28%) SS7
6 1 (0.28%) Firewall
6 1 (0.28%) Wireless
6 1 (0.28%) HSPA
6 1 (0.28%) CDMA
6 1 (0.28%) GPRS
6 1 (0.28%) GSM
6 1 (0.28%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.28%) UMTS
6 1 (0.28%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.07%) Relational Database
3 16 (4.51%) RDBMS
4 10 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.82%) Big Data
5 4 (1.13%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.56%) MySQL
6 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 30 (8.45%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.69%) Subversion
4 2 (0.56%) NUnit
5 1 (0.28%) JIRA
5 1 (0.28%) Selenium
5 1 (0.28%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.28%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.28%) PhantomJS
General
1 96 (27.04%) Finance
2 42 (11.83%) Games
3 14 (3.94%) Banking
4 9 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.25%) Front Office
6 3 (0.85%) Marketing
7 2 (0.56%) Back Office
7 2 (0.56%) Electronics
7 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.56%) Retail
7 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (19.72%) STL
1 70 (19.72%) XML
2 66 (18.59%) .NET
3 38 (10.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 35 (9.86%) MFC
5 21 (5.92%) OpenGL
6 19 (5.35%) HTML
7 18 (5.07%) Qt
8 15 (4.23%) COM+
9 12 (3.38%) Web Services
9 12 (3.38%) DirectX
9 12 (3.38%) OpenCL
10 10 (2.82%) WCF
11 7 (1.97%) Velocity
12 6 (1.69%) WPF
12 6 (1.69%) HTML5
13 4 (1.13%) OpenMP
14 3 (0.85%) Ajax
14 3 (0.85%) CSS
14 3 (0.85%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 130 (36.62%) Computer Science
2 94 (26.48%) Mathematics
3 37 (10.42%) Physics
4 29 (8.17%) 3D Graphics
5 25 (7.04%) Blackberry
6 24 (6.76%) Smartcard
6 24 (6.76%) PKI
7 21 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (5.63%) GIS
9 17 (4.79%) Hedge funds
10 13 (3.66%) Device Driver
11 12 (3.38%) Visualisation
12 11 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (2.54%) Derivative
13 9 (2.54%) CUDA
14 7 (1.97%) Fixed Income
15 6 (1.69%) iPhone
15 6 (1.69%) Xbox
16 5 (1.41%) Equities
16 5 (1.41%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 127 (35.77%) Windows
1 127 (35.77%) Linux
2 95 (26.76%) UNIX
3 39 (10.99%) Android
4 36 (10.14%) Apple iOS
5 24 (6.76%) BlackBerry OS
6 11 (3.10%) AIX
6 11 (3.10%) HPUX
7 6 (1.69%) Solaris
8 3 (0.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (30.99%) OO
2 91 (25.63%) Software Engineering
3 78 (21.97%) OOD
4 75 (21.13%) Multithreading
5 74 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (12.11%) Low Latency
7 30 (8.45%) Validation
8 25 (7.04%) Web Development
8 25 (7.04%) Cyber Security
9 24 (6.76%) OOP
10 18 (5.07%) UML
10 18 (5.07%) Analytics
11 16 (4.51%) TDD
12 15 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (3.94%) Unit Testing
14 11 (3.10%) Image Processing
14 11 (3.10%) Project Management
15 10 (2.82%) CAD
15 10 (2.82%) Mentoring
16 8 (2.25%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 355 (100.00%) C++
2 92 (25.92%) C
3 90 (25.35%) C#
4 77 (21.69%) Java
5 66 (18.59%) SQL
6 48 (13.52%) Python
7 24 (6.76%) Perl
8 23 (6.48%) Shell Script
9 17 (4.79%) PHP
9 17 (4.79%) JavaScript
10 16 (4.51%) VC++
11 11 (3.10%) Embedded C
11 11 (3.10%) Embedded C++
12 10 (2.82%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.97%) PowerHouse
13 7 (1.97%) GLSL
14 6 (1.69%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.13%) F#
16 3 (0.85%) C++/CLI
17 2 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 130 (36.62%) Degree
2 29 (8.17%) PhD
3 13 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.28%) MCAD
5 1 (0.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Puppet
1 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 72 (20.28%) Oracle
2 25 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (1.97%) HP
4 6 (1.69%) Sony
5 3 (0.85%) JD Edwards
5 3 (0.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.28%) Borland
6 1 (0.28%) Google
6 1 (0.28%) Typemock
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum DOE + Excellent Corporate Bens/bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Prosper Consulting Ltd
Salary: Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bloomberg Careers
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Great + Career Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Posted: 11 days ago