The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 60 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4306 4866 5359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.69% 4.73% 4.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.81% 9.15% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4000 4572
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48851 53156 56588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.17% 51.66% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 42759 45697 48518
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the England region.

C++ Salary Trend in England

C++
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in England

C++
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -18 1582 £65,000 - 254
South East +19 1306 £45,000 - 157
East of England +6 401 £42,500 +6.25% 104
South West +1 393 £42,500 +13.33% 65
North West +35 223 £40,000 +6.66% 39
East Midlands +26 171 £39,500 +5.33% 23
West Midlands -27 141 £35,000 -4.10% 32
Yorkshire -15 140 £45,000 +12.50% 31
North East -29 27 £30,000 -25.00% 13
Midlands - 1 - -
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for C++.

1 3963 (43.73%) Java
2 3641 (40.17%) Software Engineering
3 3235 (35.69%) C#
4 3061 (33.77%) Degree
5 2896 (31.95%) Linux
6 2885 (31.83%) Python
7 2883 (31.81%) C
8 2536 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
9 2156 (23.79%) SQL
10 2155 (23.78%) Computer Science
11 2100 (23.17%) Finance
12 2064 (22.77%) Windows
13 1692 (18.67%) JavaScript
14 1684 (18.58%) .NET
15 1586 (17.50%) OO
16 1455 (16.05%) Unix
17 1283 (14.16%) HTML
18 1137 (12.55%) Multithreading
19 1108 (12.23%) Mathematics
20 963 (10.63%) CSS
21 928 (10.24%) Algorithms
22 908 (10.02%) TDD
23 903 (9.96%) Scrum
24 899 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
25 829 (9.15%) XML
26 822 (9.07%) Perl
27 776 (8.56%) SDLC
28 769 (8.49%) SQL Server
29 766 (8.45%) Oracle
30 726 (8.01%) OOP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 215 (2.37%) Apache
2 192 (2.12%) Apache Spark
3 178 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 160 (1.77%) IIS
5 79 (0.87%) nginx
6 75 (0.83%) SAS
7 74 (0.82%) JBoss
8 73 (0.81%) SharePoint
9 72 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
10 71 (0.78%) Apache Pig
11 61 (0.67%) Confluence
12 56 (0.62%) WebLogic
13 45 (0.50%) CMS
14 42 (0.46%) OpenStack
15 39 (0.43%) Jetty
16 33 (0.36%) WebSphere
17 24 (0.26%) Apache Solr
18 21 (0.23%) GlassFish
19 20 (0.22%) WordPress
20 15 (0.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 239 (2.64%) MS Excel
2 58 (0.64%) MS Office
3 47 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 37 (0.41%) SPSS
5 33 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (0.36%) Simulink
6 31 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 21 (0.23%) Gliffy
7 21 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
8 20 (0.22%) TargetLink
9 19 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
10 14 (0.15%) GNU Octave
11 13 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
11 13 (0.14%) MODO
12 12 (0.13%) 3ds Max
12 12 (0.13%) MS Project
13 11 (0.12%) Mathematica
14 10 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
14 10 (0.11%) S-PLUS
15 9 (0.099%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 48 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (0.21%) Magento
5 18 (0.20%) MetaTrader
6 9 (0.099%) RMDS
6 9 (0.099%) Shopify
7 8 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.088%) Infor M3
7 8 (0.088%) SAP Business One
8 7 (0.077%) Relativity
8 7 (0.077%) thinkFolio
9 5 (0.055%) BASE24
9 5 (0.055%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.044%) Finacle
10 4 (0.044%) Misys Opics
10 4 (0.044%) Odoo
10 4 (0.044%) Sage 200
10 4 (0.044%) Temenos T24
11 3 (0.033%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 282 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (1.70%) SaaS
3 145 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 105 (1.16%) GitHub
5 77 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 38 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 34 (0.38%) PaaS
8 30 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 30 (0.33%) IaaS
9 18 (0.20%) Amazon S3
10 15 (0.17%) Force.com
11 9 (0.099%) Sumo Logic
12 8 (0.088%) iTunes
13 7 (0.077%) Google Analytics
13 7 (0.077%) Office 365
14 6 (0.066%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.066%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.055%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.055%) Azure Active Directory
15 5 (0.055%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 409 (4.51%) TCP/IP
2 246 (2.71%) Internet
3 193 (2.13%) HTTP
4 158 (1.74%) Network Security
5 138 (1.52%) Wireless
6 88 (0.97%) DNS
7 79 (0.87%) Ethernet
8 77 (0.85%) SSL
9 76 (0.84%) Firewall
10 63 (0.70%) VoIP
11 55 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
12 48 (0.53%) Multicast
13 47 (0.52%) Broadband
14 46 (0.51%) WAN
15 45 (0.50%) SMTP
16 41 (0.45%) Wireshark
17 39 (0.43%) LAN
18 37 (0.41%) Bluetooth
19 31 (0.34%) FTP
19 31 (0.34%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 769 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 468 (5.16%) MySQL
3 446 (4.92%) Big Data
4 413 (4.56%) Relational Database
5 343 (3.78%) Hadoop
6 342 (3.77%) NoSQL
7 300 (3.31%) MongoDB
8 181 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
9 179 (1.98%) Data Mining
10 168 (1.85%) RDBMS
11 120 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 97 (1.07%) Apache Hive
13 79 (0.87%) Redis
14 71 (0.78%) Oracle Database
15 63 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 55 (0.61%) KDB
17 50 (0.55%) SQLite
18 47 (0.52%) HBase
19 46 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 39 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 679 (7.49%) Git (software)
2 559 (6.17%) Visual Studio
3 507 (5.59%) Subversion
4 337 (3.72%) Jenkins
5 309 (3.41%) JIRA
6 213 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 190 (2.10%) Eclipse
8 187 (2.06%) Maven
9 172 (1.90%) NUnit
10 149 (1.64%) Selenium
11 144 (1.59%) JUnit
12 118 (1.30%) Cucumber
13 80 (0.88%) Ant
14 79 (0.87%) Metasploit
15 73 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 66 (0.73%) TeamCity
17 60 (0.66%) MSTest
17 60 (0.66%) SpecFlow
18 59 (0.65%) Gradle
18 59 (0.65%) Grunt
General
1 2100 (23.17%) Finance
2 680 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 599 (6.61%) Games
4 483 (5.33%) Electronics
5 440 (4.85%) Banking
6 381 (4.20%) Front Office
7 284 (3.13%) Automotive
8 261 (2.88%) Aerospace
9 231 (2.55%) Manufacturing
10 188 (2.07%) Marketing
11 145 (1.60%) Advertising
12 139 (1.53%) Investment Banking
13 138 (1.52%) Retail
14 132 (1.46%) Financial Institution
15 107 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
16 76 (0.84%) Back Office
17 56 (0.62%) Military
18 51 (0.56%) Legal
19 49 (0.54%) Publishing
20 38 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 4394 (48.48%) Developer
2 2080 (22.95%) Software Engineer
3 2008 (22.16%) C++ Developer
4 1085 (11.97%) Software Developer
5 984 (10.86%) C++ Software Engineer
6 722 (7.97%) C# Developer
7 653 (7.21%) Graduate
8 652 (7.19%) Senior Developer
9 638 (7.04%) Java Developer
10 499 (5.51%) C++ Software Developer
11 445 (4.91%) Embedded Engineer
12 444 (4.90%) Junior
13 442 (4.88%) .NET Developer
14 369 (4.07%) Analyst
15 366 (4.04%) Python Developer
16 365 (4.03%) Graduate Developer
17 345 (3.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
18 343 (3.78%) Programmer
19 331 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
19 331 (3.65%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1684 (18.58%) .NET
2 1283 (14.16%) HTML
3 963 (10.63%) CSS
4 829 (9.15%) XML
5 698 (7.70%) Web Services
6 555 (6.12%) STL
7 528 (5.83%) ASP.NET
8 433 (4.78%) AngularJS
9 429 (4.73%) HTML5
10 385 (4.25%) WPF
11 379 (4.18%) jQuery
12 372 (4.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 339 (3.74%) Node.js
14 295 (3.25%) Qt
15 279 (3.08%) JSON
16 252 (2.78%) RESTful
17 248 (2.74%) OpenGL
18 242 (2.67%) J2EE
19 232 (2.56%) MFC
19 232 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2155 (23.78%) Computer Science
2 1108 (12.23%) Mathematics
3 928 (10.24%) Algorithms
4 899 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
5 528 (5.83%) Physics
6 435 (4.80%) Hedge funds
7 327 (3.61%) Embedded Systems
8 311 (3.43%) Visualisation
9 269 (2.97%) Derivative
10 239 (2.64%) Data Structures
11 226 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 226 (2.49%) Mobile App
12 209 (2.31%) Statistics
13 196 (2.16%) User Experience
14 189 (2.09%) Equities
15 161 (1.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 146 (1.61%) Fixed Income
17 145 (1.60%) Artificial Intelligence
18 120 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
18 120 (1.32%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2896 (31.95%) Linux
2 2064 (22.77%) Windows
3 1455 (16.05%) Unix
4 591 (6.52%) Android
5 452 (4.99%) Apple iOS
6 163 (1.80%) Mac OS X
7 136 (1.50%) Windows Server
8 130 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
9 104 (1.15%) Solaris
10 85 (0.94%) VxWorks
11 78 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 59 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 58 (0.64%) CentOS
14 56 (0.62%) Mac OS
15 50 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
16 35 (0.39%) Ubuntu
17 34 (0.38%) Debian
18 33 (0.36%) Windows Phone
19 30 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
20 29 (0.32%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3641 (40.17%) Software Engineering
2 2536 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
3 1586 (17.50%) OO
4 1137 (12.55%) Multithreading
5 908 (10.02%) TDD
6 903 (9.96%) Scrum
7 776 (8.56%) SDLC
8 726 (8.01%) OOP
9 569 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
10 563 (6.21%) Analytics
11 535 (5.90%) OOD
12 488 (5.38%) Mentoring
13 439 (4.84%) Machine Learning
14 438 (4.83%) UML
15 385 (4.25%) Low Latency
16 375 (4.14%) Open Source
17 374 (4.13%) MVC
18 360 (3.97%) Cybersecurity
19 358 (3.95%) Unit Testing
20 351 (3.87%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3963 (43.73%) Java
2 3235 (35.69%) C#
3 2885 (31.83%) Python
4 2883 (31.81%) C
5 2156 (23.79%) SQL
6 1692 (18.67%) JavaScript
7 822 (9.07%) Perl
8 690 (7.61%) Ruby
9 684 (7.55%) PHP
10 447 (4.93%) Bash Shell
11 411 (4.53%) MATLAB
12 359 (3.96%) Objective-C
13 339 (3.74%) R
14 309 (3.41%) Scala
15 246 (2.71%) VB
16 233 (2.57%) Embedded C++
17 230 (2.54%) Embedded C
18 211 (2.33%) Shell Script
19 175 (1.93%) VB.NET
20 170 (1.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3061 (33.77%) Degree
2 623 (6.87%) Security Cleared
3 494 (5.45%) PhD
4 281 (3.10%) SC Cleared
5 253 (2.79%) DV Cleared
6 116 (1.28%) CREST Certified
7 81 (0.89%) ISEB
8 80 (0.88%) CEH
9 78 (0.86%) ISTQB
10 63 (0.70%) CISSP
11 59 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 55 (0.61%) OSCP
13 52 (0.57%) GIAC
14 40 (0.44%) CHECK Team Leader
15 32 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
16 27 (0.30%) SANS
17 24 (0.26%) CCNA
18 22 (0.24%) GPEN
19 19 (0.21%) PMP
20 17 (0.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 456 (5.03%) QA
2 85 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 34 (0.38%) DICOM
4 32 (0.35%) MISRA
4 32 (0.35%) SLA
5 29 (0.32%) ISO13485
6 25 (0.28%) MISRA C
7 19 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 18 (0.20%) MiFID
9 15 (0.17%) DO-178B
9 15 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (0.12%) Data Quality
10 11 (0.12%) EMIR
11 9 (0.099%) Def Stans
12 8 (0.088%) HIPAA
13 7 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 12207
14 5 (0.055%) Dodd-Frank
14 5 (0.055%) HL7
14 5 (0.055%) JTAG
15 4 (0.044%) TickIT
System Software
1 220 (2.43%) Firmware
2 115 (1.27%) Docker
3 93 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (0.58%) Active Directory
5 43 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 36 (0.40%) HDFS
7 21 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 17 (0.19%) VMware ESX
10 16 (0.18%) VirtualBox
11 15 (0.17%) Cygwin
12 10 (0.11%) Xen
13 6 (0.066%) Ceph
13 6 (0.066%) Varnish
14 5 (0.055%) OpenSIPS
14 5 (0.055%) Samba
15 4 (0.044%) Apache Flume
15 4 (0.044%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.033%) Oracle RAC
16 3 (0.033%) Squid
Systems Management
1 225 (2.48%) Puppet
2 198 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
3 116 (1.28%) Ansible
4 98 (1.08%) Nessus
5 83 (0.92%) Nmap
6 54 (0.60%) Nagios
7 39 (0.43%) Salt
8 30 (0.33%) OpenVAS
9 26 (0.29%) WMI
10 24 (0.26%) Kubernetes
10 24 (0.26%) logstash
11 22 (0.24%) StatsD
11 22 (0.24%) ZABBIX
12 18 (0.20%) HAProxy
13 12 (0.13%) Perfmon
14 11 (0.12%) CFEngine
14 11 (0.12%) Kibana
15 10 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
16 9 (0.099%) SCOM
16 9 (0.099%) yum
Vendors
1 766 (8.45%) Oracle
2 667 (7.36%) Microsoft
3 143 (1.58%) VMware
4 119 (1.31%) Google
5 105 (1.16%) Sophos
6 103 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 73 (0.81%) Apple
8 68 (0.75%) SAP
9 63 (0.70%) Atlassian
10 58 (0.64%) IBM
11 55 (0.61%) Splunk
12 52 (0.57%) Coverity
13 45 (0.50%) Cisco
13 45 (0.50%) Informatica
13 45 (0.50%) Sybase
14 42 (0.46%) Facebook
15 41 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
16 37 (0.41%) Qualys
17 30 (0.33%) Intel
18 29 (0.32%) Perforce
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 6 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Broadstone, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £56000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent benefits (and training)
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £999999 per annum + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago