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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
UK / England
Rank 62 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3687 4612 4226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.69% 4.83% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.67% 9.22% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 4042 3709
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
42525 50004 49429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 54.06% 52.32% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36571 43534 42709
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -8 1414 £60,000 -11.11% 251
South East 0 850 £47,500 +5.55% 136
South West +13 416 £40,000 -3.61% 51
East of England +8 415 £44,648 +11.61% 94
North West -2 239 £40,000 -5.88% 34
Yorkshire +34 122 £42,500 -5.55% 23
West Midlands -18 115 £40,000 +14.28% 12
East Midlands -23 99 £40,000 +6.66% 12
North East +1 17 £40,000 +21.21% 7
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 3523 (46.85%) Java
2 3154 (41.94%) Software Engineering
3 2872 (38.19%) C#
4 2679 (35.63%) Python
5 2673 (35.55%) Linux
6 2644 (35.16%) C
7 2259 (30.04%) Degree
8 2035 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
9 1790 (23.80%) Computer Science
10 1751 (23.28%) SQL
11 1679 (22.33%) Finance
12 1501 (19.96%) Windows
13 1429 (19.00%) .NET
14 1424 (18.94%) JavaScript
15 1256 (16.70%) Mathematics
16 1234 (16.41%) OO
17 1110 (14.76%) Multithreading
18 1095 (14.56%) HTML
19 1015 (13.50%) Unix
20 769 (10.23%) Algorithms
21 768 (10.21%) SDLC
22 758 (10.08%) Scrum
23 695 (9.24%) CSS
24 655 (8.71%) Banking
25 640 (8.51%) XML
26 639 (8.50%) Physics
27 625 (8.31%) Perl
28 593 (7.89%) Security Cleared
29 587 (7.81%) SQL Server
30 574 (7.63%) TDD

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
1 192 (2.55%) Apache Spark
2 159 (2.11%) Apache
3 93 (1.24%) IIS
4 92 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 77 (1.02%) Apache Pig
6 74 (0.98%) SharePoint
7 68 (0.90%) WebLogic
8 66 (0.88%) JBoss
9 65 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
10 50 (0.66%) nginx
11 48 (0.64%) Jetty
11 48 (0.64%) WebSphere
12 41 (0.55%) SAS
13 40 (0.53%) Confluence
14 35 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
15 23 (0.31%) CMS
15 23 (0.31%) MS Exchange
16 21 (0.28%) Apache Solr
16 21 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 17 (0.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 171 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 47 (0.63%) MS Office
3 40 (0.53%) Simulink
4 32 (0.43%) GNU Octave
5 22 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 17 (0.23%) SPSS
8 12 (0.16%) GIMP
9 8 (0.11%) OrCAD
9 8 (0.11%) Photoshop
10 7 (0.093%) Acrobat
10 7 (0.093%) Fireworks
10 7 (0.093%) InDesign
10 7 (0.093%) InfoPath
10 7 (0.093%) MicroStation
10 7 (0.093%) RoboHelp
10 7 (0.093%) SOLIDWORKS
11 6 (0.080%) MS Project
12 5 (0.066%) Stateflow
13 4 (0.053%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 41 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.11%) Infor M3
4 8 (0.11%) Summit
5 6 (0.080%) BASE24
5 6 (0.080%) BigMachines
5 6 (0.080%) LabWindows
6 5 (0.066%) MetaTrader
6 5 (0.066%) Oracle Retail
6 5 (0.066%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.066%) Teamcenter
7 4 (0.053%) Eze OMS
7 4 (0.053%) FLEXCUBE
7 4 (0.053%) Relativity
7 4 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.053%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.053%) thinkFolio
8 3 (0.040%) OpenText MBPM
8 3 (0.040%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 238 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 103 (1.37%) GitHub
4 93 (1.24%) SaaS
5 48 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 47 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
7 44 (0.59%) Office 365
8 32 (0.43%) G Suite
9 29 (0.39%) Slack
10 24 (0.32%) Amazon S3
11 19 (0.25%) PaaS
12 14 (0.19%) Force.com
13 13 (0.17%) Google App Engine
14 12 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
15 10 (0.13%) Heroku
16 6 (0.080%) CloudFront
16 6 (0.080%) FinancialForce.com
17 5 (0.066%) OpenShift
18 4 (0.053%) Amazon Kinesis
18 4 (0.053%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 387 (5.15%) TCP/IP
2 178 (2.37%) Wireless
3 171 (2.27%) HTTP
4 155 (2.06%) Internet
5 147 (1.95%) Ethernet
6 146 (1.94%) Bluetooth
7 85 (1.13%) Network Security
8 80 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
9 78 (1.04%) Wireshark
10 77 (1.02%) GSM
10 77 (1.02%) RS-232
11 66 (0.88%) RS-485
12 63 (0.84%) Firewall
13 56 (0.74%) DNS
14 52 (0.69%) ZigBee
15 45 (0.60%) 3G
15 45 (0.60%) 4G
16 42 (0.56%) Broadband
17 41 (0.55%) OpenFlow
18 38 (0.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 388 (5.16%) Big Data
3 318 (4.23%) MySQL
4 292 (3.88%) NoSQL
5 290 (3.86%) Hadoop
6 221 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 205 (2.73%) MongoDB
8 119 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 118 (1.57%) Apache Hive
10 111 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
11 101 (1.34%) RDBMS
12 69 (0.92%) Oracle Database
13 68 (0.90%) Data Mining
14 55 (0.73%) KDB
15 52 (0.69%) Redis
16 44 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
17 43 (0.57%) Blockchain
18 42 (0.56%) HBase
18 42 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 31 (0.41%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 563 (7.49%) Git (software)
2 437 (5.81%) Visual Studio
3 343 (4.56%) Jenkins
4 270 (3.59%) Subversion
5 254 (3.38%) Selenium
6 225 (2.99%) JIRA
7 165 (2.19%) NUnit
8 146 (1.94%) Cucumber
9 145 (1.93%) JUnit
10 133 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 120 (1.60%) Maven
12 113 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 110 (1.46%) Eclipse
14 82 (1.09%) MSTest
15 81 (1.08%) Hudson
16 68 (0.90%) TeamCity
17 61 (0.81%) Mercurial
18 56 (0.74%) LoadRunner
19 52 (0.69%) Bitbucket
20 50 (0.66%) LabVIEW
General
1 1679 (22.33%) Finance
2 655 (8.71%) Banking
3 525 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 409 (5.44%) Electronics
5 370 (4.92%) Games
6 266 (3.54%) Front Office
7 231 (3.07%) Investment Banking
8 206 (2.74%) Manufacturing
9 166 (2.21%) Automotive
10 163 (2.17%) Retail
11 106 (1.41%) Marketing
12 105 (1.40%) Aerospace
13 78 (1.04%) Financial Institution
14 67 (0.89%) Advertising
15 65 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
16 51 (0.68%) Military
17 45 (0.60%) Legal
18 41 (0.55%) Law
19 39 (0.52%) Publishing
20 33 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3483 (46.32%) Developer
2 1896 (25.21%) Software Engineer
3 1446 (19.23%) C++ Developer
4 853 (11.34%) Software Developer
5 802 (10.66%) C++ Software Engineer
6 604 (8.03%) C# Developer
7 599 (7.97%) Graduate
8 514 (6.84%) Java Developer
9 462 (6.14%) Embedded Engineer
10 448 (5.96%) Senior Developer
11 433 (5.76%) Junior
12 380 (5.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 364 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
14 357 (4.75%) C++ Software Developer
15 339 (4.51%) Graduate Developer
16 304 (4.04%) Junior Developer
17 299 (3.98%) Python Developer
18 278 (3.70%) .NET Developer
19 268 (3.56%) Analyst
20 265 (3.52%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1429 (19.00%) .NET
2 1095 (14.56%) HTML
3 695 (9.24%) CSS
4 640 (8.51%) XML
5 470 (6.25%) Web Services
6 442 (5.88%) STL
7 436 (5.80%) ASP.NET
8 362 (4.81%) WPF
9 345 (4.59%) AngularJS
10 320 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 314 (4.18%) jQuery
12 301 (4.00%) HTML5
13 272 (3.62%) WCF
14 244 (3.24%) RESTful
15 239 (3.18%) Node.js
16 224 (2.98%) Qt
17 215 (2.86%) .NET Framework
18 207 (2.75%) Spring
19 204 (2.71%) SOAP
20 200 (2.66%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1790 (23.80%) Computer Science
2 769 (10.23%) Algorithms
3 486 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
4 268 (3.56%) Embedded Systems
5 239 (3.18%) Data Structures
6 228 (3.03%) Hedge funds
7 217 (2.89%) Fintech
8 210 (2.79%) Derivative
9 190 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 187 (2.49%) Equities
11 151 (2.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 148 (1.97%) Device Driver
13 134 (1.78%) Fixed Income
14 132 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
15 117 (1.56%) Mobile App
16 104 (1.38%) Client/Server
17 88 (1.17%) VHDL
18 83 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
19 81 (1.08%) User Experience
20 66 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2673 (35.55%) Linux
2 1501 (19.96%) Windows
3 1015 (13.50%) Unix
4 440 (5.85%) Android
5 295 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 133 (1.77%) Embedded Linux
7 90 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 76 (1.01%) Windows Server
9 68 (0.90%) CentOS
10 66 (0.88%) Solaris
11 62 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 61 (0.81%) Mac OS
13 45 (0.60%) Ubuntu
14 31 (0.41%) VxWorks
15 30 (0.40%) Windows 7
15 30 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
16 26 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (0.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 20 (0.27%) Windows XP
18 16 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3154 (41.94%) Software Engineering
2 2035 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
3 1256 (16.70%) Mathematics
4 1234 (16.41%) OO
5 1110 (14.76%) Multithreading
6 768 (10.21%) SDLC
7 758 (10.08%) Scrum
8 639 (8.50%) Physics
9 574 (7.63%) TDD
10 558 (7.42%) Continuous Integration
11 489 (6.50%) OOP
12 449 (5.97%) Low Latency
13 422 (5.61%) Machine Learning
14 415 (5.52%) DevOps
15 411 (5.47%) Mentoring
16 398 (5.29%) Analytics
17 357 (4.75%) OOD
18 344 (4.57%) Open Source
18 344 (4.57%) Unit Testing
19 337 (4.48%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 3523 (46.85%) Java
2 2872 (38.19%) C#
3 2679 (35.63%) Python
4 2644 (35.16%) C
5 1751 (23.28%) SQL
6 1424 (18.94%) JavaScript
7 625 (8.31%) Perl
8 483 (6.42%) PHP
9 452 (6.01%) Ruby
10 341 (4.53%) MATLAB
11 332 (4.41%) Embedded C
12 304 (4.04%) Embedded C++
13 301 (4.00%) Scala
14 274 (3.64%) Bash Shell
15 204 (2.71%) VB
16 194 (2.58%) Objective-C
17 193 (2.57%) R
18 188 (2.50%) Shell Script
19 186 (2.47%) T-SQL
20 169 (2.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2259 (30.04%) Degree
2 593 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 465 (6.18%) PhD
4 281 (3.74%) DV Cleared
5 229 (3.05%) SC Cleared
6 108 (1.44%) ISTQB
7 84 (1.12%) ISEB
8 60 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 58 (0.77%) CREST Certified
10 46 (0.61%) CEH
11 41 (0.55%) CISSP
11 41 (0.55%) OSCP
12 34 (0.45%) GIAC
12 34 (0.45%) PMI Certification
13 33 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
14 28 (0.37%) MCSE
15 27 (0.36%) CCNA
16 21 (0.28%) Linux+ Certification
16 21 (0.28%) Network+ Certification
16 21 (0.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (3.80%) QA
2 43 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 38 (0.51%) MISRA
4 28 (0.37%) JTAG
5 23 (0.31%) MiFID
6 13 (0.17%) MISRA C
7 11 (0.15%) SLA
8 10 (0.13%) ISO13485
9 9 (0.12%) DO-178B
9 9 (0.12%) HL7
10 8 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
11 7 (0.093%) Def Stans
11 7 (0.093%) EMIR
12 5 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 4 (0.053%) DO-254
13 4 (0.053%) IEC 61508
13 4 (0.053%) ISO20022
13 4 (0.053%) ISO26262
13 4 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.053%) SDET
System Software
1 260 (3.46%) Firmware
2 161 (2.14%) Docker
3 147 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 54 (0.72%) KVM
6 41 (0.55%) Active Directory
7 26 (0.35%) HDFS
8 23 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
9 22 (0.29%) NFS
10 15 (0.20%) Apache Flume
11 14 (0.19%) vSphere
12 11 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 9 (0.12%) Xen
13 9 (0.12%) XenServer
14 8 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (0.11%) vCloud
14 8 (0.11%) VMware ESX
15 6 (0.080%) Virtual Desktop
16 5 (0.066%) LXC
16 5 (0.066%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 177 (2.35%) Puppet
2 170 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
3 122 (1.62%) Ansible
4 58 (0.77%) Nmap
5 57 (0.76%) Nessus
6 51 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
7 44 (0.59%) Kubernetes
8 28 (0.37%) Nagios
9 23 (0.31%) OpenVAS
10 21 (0.28%) Terraform
11 17 (0.23%) Mesos
12 14 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
13 12 (0.16%) EnCase
13 12 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
14 11 (0.15%) Perfmon
14 11 (0.15%) rkt
15 10 (0.13%) Salt
16 8 (0.11%) HP SiteScope
17 7 (0.093%) Consul
17 7 (0.093%) Graylog
Vendors
1 536 (7.13%) Microsoft
2 495 (6.58%) Oracle
3 162 (2.15%) Google
4 159 (2.11%) VMware
5 110 (1.46%) Red Hat
6 89 (1.18%) SAP
7 81 (1.08%) HP
8 72 (0.96%) Sybase
9 50 (0.66%) IBM
10 47 (0.63%) Cisco
11 45 (0.60%) TIBCO
12 44 (0.59%) Sophos
13 36 (0.48%) Solace
14 35 (0.47%) Xilinx
15 34 (0.45%) EMC
16 33 (0.44%) Adobe
17 31 (0.41%) Splunk
18 30 (0.40%) Atlassian
18 30 (0.40%) Perforce
19 29 (0.39%) Intel
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k Plus Great Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: 60,000.00 + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £150,000 per annum Huge bonus potential, uncapped
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Somerset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 + excellent benefits package - see advert body
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Outstanding + top bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago