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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 60 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4695 4329 5757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.89% 4.20% 5.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.35% 8.17% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4066 3704 4971
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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
50189 52995 58960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.29% 51.44% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 43821 45424 50216
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -1 1881 £62,500 - 241
South East +29 1282 £45,000 +5.88% 178
South West +1 420 £42,500 +9.67% 67
East of England -3 417 £41,500 -5.68% 103
East Midlands +54 194 £38,750 - 28
North West 0 194 £40,000 - 40
West Midlands 0 163 £35,000 -6.66% 28
Yorkshire +7 123 £45,000 +12.50% 17
North East -30 24 £35,000 - 6
Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4087 (44.40%) Java
2 3762 (40.87%) Software Engineering
3 3450 (37.48%) C#
4 3162 (34.35%) Degree
5 2944 (31.98%) Linux
6 2892 (31.42%) Python
7 2858 (31.05%) C
8 2535 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
9 2297 (24.95%) Computer Science
10 2259 (24.54%) Finance
11 2231 (24.24%) SQL
12 2074 (22.53%) Windows
13 1782 (19.36%) .NET
14 1765 (19.17%) JavaScript
15 1745 (18.96%) OO
16 1572 (17.08%) Unix
17 1337 (14.52%) HTML
18 1295 (14.07%) Multithreading
19 1108 (12.04%) Mathematics
20 1028 (11.17%) Algorithms
21 1018 (11.06%) CSS
22 971 (10.55%) SQL Server
23 947 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
24 881 (9.57%) TDD
25 856 (9.30%) XML
26 839 (9.11%) SDLC
27 833 (9.05%) Perl
28 820 (8.91%) Scrum
29 803 (8.72%) Oracle
30 743 (8.07%) 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
1 354 (3.85%) Node.js
2 184 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 173 (1.88%) Apache
4 171 (1.86%) IIS
5 161 (1.75%) Apache Spark
6 106 (1.15%) JBoss
7 92 (1.00%) Confluence
8 88 (0.96%) SAS
9 87 (0.95%) SharePoint
10 77 (0.84%) WebLogic
11 74 (0.80%) Apache Pig
12 72 (0.78%) nginx
13 71 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
14 51 (0.55%) OpenStack
15 50 (0.54%) CMS
16 46 (0.50%) WebSphere
17 42 (0.46%) Jetty
18 26 (0.28%) MS Exchange
19 22 (0.24%) Apache Solr
19 22 (0.24%) GlassFish
Applications
1 306 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 70 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 60 (0.65%) MS Office
4 56 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 34 (0.37%) Simulink
6 32 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 26 (0.28%) SPSS
8 21 (0.23%) Gliffy
8 21 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
8 21 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
9 20 (0.22%) TargetLink
10 16 (0.17%) 3ds Max
11 14 (0.15%) Mathematica
12 13 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
12 13 (0.14%) MODO
12 13 (0.14%) MS Project
13 12 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
13 12 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
14 11 (0.12%) GIMP
15 10 (0.11%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 40 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 21 (0.23%) MetaTrader
5 20 (0.22%) Magento
6 19 (0.21%) SAP Business One
7 16 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.098%) Shopify
9 8 (0.087%) Infor M3
10 6 (0.065%) Summit
11 5 (0.054%) BusinessWorks
11 5 (0.054%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 5 (0.054%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 4 (0.043%) Dynamics GP
12 4 (0.043%) Finacle
12 4 (0.043%) Misys Opics
12 4 (0.043%) Odoo
12 4 (0.043%) Temenos T24
13 3 (0.033%) RMDS
14 2 (0.022%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 271 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 147 (1.60%) SaaS
3 145 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 107 (1.16%) GitHub
5 79 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 46 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 16 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
9 16 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (0.17%) IaaS
9 16 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (0.14%) PaaS
11 10 (0.11%) Office 365
12 8 (0.087%) Force.com
13 7 (0.076%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.065%) CloudFront
15 4 (0.043%) Sumo Logic
16 3 (0.033%) DigitalOcean
17 2 (0.022%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 568 (6.17%) TCP/IP
2 248 (2.69%) Internet
3 197 (2.14%) HTTP
4 141 (1.53%) Network Security
5 121 (1.31%) Wireless
6 82 (0.89%) DNS
7 80 (0.87%) Firewall
8 68 (0.74%) Ethernet
9 62 (0.67%) LDAP
10 54 (0.59%) SSL
11 53 (0.58%) Multicast
12 50 (0.54%) Broadband
13 43 (0.47%) WAN
14 42 (0.46%) VoIP
15 41 (0.45%) Bluetooth
16 39 (0.42%) FTP
16 39 (0.42%) LAN
17 35 (0.38%) SMTP
18 33 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
19 28 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 971 (10.55%) SQL Server
2 516 (5.61%) Big Data
3 468 (5.08%) MySQL
4 443 (4.81%) Relational Database
5 373 (4.05%) NoSQL
6 369 (4.01%) Hadoop
7 290 (3.15%) MongoDB
8 183 (1.99%) RDBMS
9 149 (1.62%) Data Mining
10 141 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
11 117 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
12 101 (1.10%) Apache Hive
13 80 (0.87%) Oracle Database
14 74 (0.80%) Redis
15 61 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
16 48 (0.52%) KDB
16 48 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 47 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 45 (0.49%) HBase
19 41 (0.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 610 (6.63%) Visual Studio
2 596 (6.47%) Git (software)
3 498 (5.41%) Subversion
4 283 (3.07%) JIRA
5 277 (3.01%) Jenkins
6 265 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 199 (2.16%) NUnit
8 188 (2.04%) Eclipse
9 181 (1.97%) Maven
10 155 (1.68%) JUnit
11 151 (1.64%) Selenium
12 110 (1.20%) Cucumber
13 74 (0.80%) SpecFlow
14 72 (0.78%) Ant
15 70 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
16 69 (0.75%) MSTest
17 60 (0.65%) Mercurial
18 56 (0.61%) Gradle
19 55 (0.60%) gulp
20 52 (0.56%) Metasploit
General
1 2259 (24.54%) Finance
2 544 (5.91%) Games
3 532 (5.78%) Telecoms
4 453 (4.92%) Electronics
5 450 (4.89%) Front Office
6 442 (4.80%) Banking
7 258 (2.80%) Manufacturing
8 215 (2.34%) Automotive
9 200 (2.17%) Marketing
10 188 (2.04%) Investment Banking
11 170 (1.85%) Aerospace
12 159 (1.73%) Retail
13 152 (1.65%) Financial Institution
14 143 (1.55%) Advertising
15 83 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
16 80 (0.87%) Back Office
16 80 (0.87%) Law
17 51 (0.55%) Military
18 44 (0.48%) Legal
19 41 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4662 (50.65%) Developer
2 2134 (23.18%) C++ Developer
3 2100 (22.81%) Software Engineer
4 1081 (11.74%) Software Developer
5 996 (10.82%) C++ Software Engineer
6 819 (8.90%) C# Developer
7 687 (7.46%) Senior Developer
8 681 (7.40%) Java Developer
9 594 (6.45%) Graduate
10 488 (5.30%) C++ Software Developer
11 434 (4.71%) .NET Developer
12 420 (4.56%) Junior
13 409 (4.44%) Python Developer
14 390 (4.24%) Embedded Engineer
15 362 (3.93%) Senior Software Engineer
16 360 (3.91%) Analyst
17 349 (3.79%) Graduate Developer
18 330 (3.59%) C# .NET Developer
19 314 (3.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
20 306 (3.32%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1782 (19.36%) .NET
2 1337 (14.52%) HTML
3 1018 (11.06%) CSS
4 856 (9.30%) XML
5 735 (7.98%) Web Services
6 638 (6.93%) STL
7 540 (5.87%) ASP.NET
8 456 (4.95%) HTML5
9 425 (4.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 411 (4.46%) jQuery
11 409 (4.44%) AngularJS
12 381 (4.14%) WPF
13 288 (3.13%) J2EE
14 282 (3.06%) Qt
15 270 (2.93%) WCF
16 268 (2.91%) RESTful
17 238 (2.59%) Spring
18 221 (2.40%) OpenGL
19 219 (2.38%) JSON
20 215 (2.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2297 (24.95%) Computer Science
2 1108 (12.04%) Mathematics
3 1028 (11.17%) Algorithms
4 947 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
5 495 (5.38%) Hedge funds
6 454 (4.93%) Physics
7 345 (3.75%) Data Structures
8 335 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
9 308 (3.35%) Visualisation
10 293 (3.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 261 (2.84%) Derivative
12 247 (2.68%) Mobile App
13 241 (2.62%) Equities
14 197 (2.14%) User Experience
15 185 (2.01%) Statistics
16 165 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
17 157 (1.71%) Fixed Income
18 147 (1.60%) Management Information System
19 140 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
20 132 (1.43%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 2944 (31.98%) Linux
2 2074 (22.53%) Windows
3 1572 (17.08%) Unix
4 717 (7.79%) Android
5 561 (6.09%) Apple iOS
6 194 (2.11%) Mac OS X
7 132 (1.43%) Windows Server
8 125 (1.36%) Solaris
9 118 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
10 82 (0.89%) VxWorks
11 63 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 56 (0.61%) Windows Phone
13 55 (0.60%) CentOS
13 55 (0.60%) Mac OS
14 49 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
15 35 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
16 33 (0.36%) Windows 7
17 31 (0.34%) Windows CE
18 28 (0.30%) Windows XP
19 22 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3762 (40.87%) Software Engineering
2 2535 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
3 1745 (18.96%) OO
4 1295 (14.07%) Multithreading
5 881 (9.57%) TDD
6 839 (9.11%) SDLC
7 820 (8.91%) Scrum
8 743 (8.07%) OOP
9 673 (7.31%) Analytics
10 598 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
11 542 (5.89%) OOD
12 481 (5.23%) Low Latency
13 454 (4.93%) Open Source
14 447 (4.86%) Mentoring
15 414 (4.50%) UML
16 398 (4.32%) Machine Learning
17 393 (4.27%) Unit Testing
18 380 (4.13%) Cybersecurity
19 377 (4.10%) MVC
20 337 (3.66%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4087 (44.40%) Java
2 3450 (37.48%) C#
3 2892 (31.42%) Python
4 2858 (31.05%) C
5 2231 (24.24%) SQL
6 1765 (19.17%) JavaScript
7 833 (9.05%) Perl
8 674 (7.32%) PHP
9 666 (7.24%) Ruby
10 416 (4.52%) Objective-C
11 356 (3.87%) MATLAB
12 355 (3.86%) Bash Shell
13 339 (3.68%) R
14 311 (3.38%) Scala
15 271 (2.94%) VB
16 244 (2.65%) Embedded C
16 244 (2.65%) Embedded C++
17 191 (2.07%) Shell Script
18 189 (2.05%) VB.NET
19 165 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3162 (34.35%) Degree
2 651 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 475 (5.16%) PhD
4 330 (3.59%) SC Cleared
5 280 (3.04%) DV Cleared
6 101 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 89 (0.97%) CREST Certified
8 69 (0.75%) ISEB
9 61 (0.66%) ISTQB
10 58 (0.63%) CISSP
11 56 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
12 55 (0.60%) GIAC
13 48 (0.52%) SANS
14 46 (0.50%) CCNA
15 42 (0.46%) CEH
16 39 (0.42%) MCSE
16 39 (0.42%) OSCP
17 30 (0.33%) Linux+ Certification
17 30 (0.33%) SSCP
18 28 (0.30%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 431 (4.68%) QA
2 45 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 32 (0.35%) SLA
4 29 (0.32%) MISRA
5 18 (0.20%) MISRA C
6 15 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 7816
7 14 (0.15%) ISO 9000
8 11 (0.12%) Solvency II
9 10 (0.11%) Def Stans
9 10 (0.11%) MiFID
10 9 (0.098%) DO-178B
10 9 (0.098%) EMIR
10 9 (0.098%) PCI DSS
11 8 (0.087%) Data Quality
11 8 (0.087%) ISO13485
11 8 (0.087%) TickIT
12 7 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (0.065%) GAMP
14 5 (0.054%) GMP
14 5 (0.054%) HL7
System Software
1 253 (2.75%) Firmware
2 97 (1.05%) Docker
3 77 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 66 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (0.40%) HDFS
6 29 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 28 (0.30%) Cygwin
8 23 (0.25%) Xen
9 20 (0.22%) Hyper-V
10 17 (0.18%) VMware ESX
11 13 (0.14%) iptables
11 13 (0.14%) VirtualBox
12 10 (0.11%) NFS
12 10 (0.11%) XenServer
13 9 (0.098%) Samba
14 6 (0.065%) Ceph
14 6 (0.065%) LXC
14 6 (0.065%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.043%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.033%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 167 (1.81%) Puppet
2 145 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 86 (0.93%) Ansible
4 66 (0.72%) Nessus
5 52 (0.56%) Nmap
6 38 (0.41%) WMI
7 31 (0.34%) Nagios
8 26 (0.28%) logstash
9 24 (0.26%) Salt
10 20 (0.22%) OpenVAS
11 18 (0.20%) StatsD
12 16 (0.17%) ZABBIX
13 15 (0.16%) Kubernetes
14 13 (0.14%) Perfmon
15 12 (0.13%) EnCase
15 12 (0.13%) FTK
16 9 (0.098%) CFEngine
16 9 (0.098%) SCCM
17 8 (0.087%) Grafana
17 8 (0.087%) Kibana
Vendors
1 803 (8.72%) Oracle
2 716 (7.78%) Microsoft
3 123 (1.34%) VMware
4 101 (1.10%) Google
5 96 (1.04%) Apple
6 89 (0.97%) Red Hat
7 86 (0.93%) Atlassian
8 84 (0.91%) Sophos
9 82 (0.89%) IBM
10 78 (0.85%) SAP
11 76 (0.83%) Sybase
12 63 (0.68%) Bloomberg
13 57 (0.62%) Splunk
14 55 (0.60%) Facebook
15 54 (0.59%) Informatica
16 42 (0.46%) TIBCO
17 39 (0.42%) Coverity
18 38 (0.41%) Progress
19 37 (0.40%) Perforce
20 36 (0.39%) Cisco
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Willis Towers Watson
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
CBS butler
Posted: 11 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 11 hours ago
Walton-on-thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: 40K-55K + up to 30 days Holidays + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,500 per annum + Private Medical
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus (averaged 75-100% last year) + Benefit
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 € + bonus (10-20%) + pension + healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus (averaged 75-100% last year) + Benefit
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 100k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Very generous pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago