The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior C++ Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior C++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C++ Programmer
Rank 843 856 866
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Programmer 19 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.009% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 7
Average salary £50,250 £51,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
+32.14% -
Senior C++ Programmer
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
97560 95205 102446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81838 78046 88983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior C++ Programmer Salary Trend in England

Senior C++ Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior C++ Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Senior C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in England

Senior C++ Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C++ Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Yorkshire +2 11 £47,500 +35.71%
London 0 5 £64,000 +24.27%
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
South East - 1 £72,500 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Senior C++ Programmer
UK

Senior C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior C++ Programmer 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 Senior C++ Programmer in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (74.29%) Games
3 24 (68.57%) Android
3 24 (68.57%) Apple iOS
4 23 (65.71%) Mentoring
5 21 (60.00%) Objective-C
5 21 (60.00%) Java
6 7 (20.00%) UNIX
7 6 (17.14%) XML
7 6 (17.14%) Linux
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle
7 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.29%) System Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) QA
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) Python
8 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
9 3 (8.57%) Scrum
9 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.57%) Game Development
10 2 (5.71%) WebKit
10 2 (5.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (5.71%) Xbox
10 2 (5.71%) Retail
10 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
10 2 (5.71%) CSS

Senior C++ Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior C++ Programmer 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 Senior C++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 26 (74.29%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (5.71%) WebKit
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) STL
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Xbox
2 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Android
1 24 (68.57%) Apple iOS
2 7 (20.00%) UNIX
3 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) System Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) Scrum
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Game Development
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) TDD
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) BDD
6 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (60.00%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) Objective-C
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) Python
3 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle