The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 17 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 119 64 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 14.91% 8.72% 10.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.76% 15.76% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 106 59 77
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £64,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
547 406 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 68.55% 55.31% 55.61%
Number of salaries quoted 468 358 371
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

C++
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

C++ Salary Trend in Oxford

C++
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Oxford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 98 (45.16%) Python
2 95 (43.78%) Java
3 91 (41.94%) Degree
4 88 (40.55%) C#
5 75 (34.56%) Software Engineering
6 71 (32.72%) .NET
7 70 (32.26%) Computer Science
8 69 (31.80%) JavaScript
9 68 (31.34%) Linux
10 52 (23.96%) OO
11 47 (21.66%) SQL
12 46 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (21.20%) Algorithms
13 37 (17.05%) Open Source
13 37 (17.05%) NoSQL
14 35 (16.13%) ASP.NET
15 34 (15.67%) MVC
15 34 (15.67%) Finance
15 34 (15.67%) TDD
15 34 (15.67%) Ruby
16 33 (15.21%) Machine Learning
17 32 (14.75%) Mathematics
18 29 (13.36%) Android
18 29 (13.36%) Apple iOS
19 28 (12.90%) jQuery
19 28 (12.90%) Physics
20 27 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
20 27 (12.44%) Git (software)
20 27 (12.44%) Scala
20 27 (12.44%) SQL Server

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (9.22%) Apache
2 18 (8.29%) Jetty
2 18 (8.29%) nginx
2 18 (8.29%) Tomcat
3 17 (7.83%) Drupal
4 5 (2.30%) SAS
5 3 (1.38%) Tornado
6 2 (0.92%) Node.js
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.30%) SPSS
3 4 (1.84%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.76%) DNS
1 6 (2.76%) SSL
2 4 (1.84%) Bluetooth
2 4 (1.84%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (1.84%) Wireless
3 3 (1.38%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.05%) NoSQL
2 27 (12.44%) SQL Server
3 25 (11.52%) Big Data
4 17 (7.83%) MySQL
5 11 (5.07%) Data Mining
6 6 (2.76%) CouchDB
6 6 (2.76%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (12.44%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.06%) Subversion
3 23 (10.60%) Maven
4 14 (6.45%) GCC
4 14 (6.45%) Gradle
5 13 (5.99%) Visual Studio
6 11 (5.07%) GDB
7 4 (1.84%) JIRA
8 3 (1.38%) CMake
8 3 (1.38%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.38%) Xcode
9 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.46%) CasperJS
10 1 (0.46%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.46%) Hudson
10 1 (0.46%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 34 (15.67%) Finance
2 16 (7.37%) Electronics
3 13 (5.99%) Games
4 10 (4.61%) Banking
4 10 (4.61%) Retail
4 10 (4.61%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.38%) Back Office
5 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.38%) Marketing
6 2 (0.92%) Automotive
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 135 (62.21%) Developer
2 59 (27.19%) C++ Developer
3 51 (23.50%) Software Engineer
4 43 (19.82%) C++ Software Engineer
5 40 (18.43%) Java Developer
6 39 (17.97%) C# Developer
7 35 (16.13%) Software Developer
8 25 (11.52%) SQL Developer
9 24 (11.06%) .NET Developer
10 22 (10.14%) .NET Software Developer
10 22 (10.14%) Senior Developer
11 21 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
12 20 (9.22%) C++/C# Developer
13 19 (8.76%) C# Software Developer
14 17 (7.83%) Senior Java Developer
15 16 (7.37%) C++/Java Developer
16 15 (6.91%) Python Developer
17 12 (5.53%) C++ Software Developer
18 11 (5.07%) Graduate
18 11 (5.07%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (32.72%) .NET
2 35 (16.13%) ASP.NET
3 28 (12.90%) jQuery
4 24 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (10.60%) AngularJS
5 23 (10.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 23 (10.60%) HTML
5 23 (10.60%) STL
6 21 (9.68%) Natural Language Processing
7 19 (8.76%) CSS
7 19 (8.76%) Spring
8 18 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 18 (8.29%) RESTful
8 18 (8.29%) Web Services
9 17 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (6.45%) HTML5
11 12 (5.53%) Swing
11 12 (5.53%) WPF
12 8 (3.69%) Pyramid
12 8 (3.69%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 70 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 46 (21.20%) Algorithms
3 32 (14.75%) Mathematics
4 28 (12.90%) Physics
5 21 (9.68%) Hedge funds
5 21 (9.68%) Mobile App
6 18 (8.29%) Semantic Web
7 11 (5.07%) Statistics
8 10 (4.61%) CUDA
8 10 (4.61%) Xbox
9 9 (4.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 7 (3.23%) Device Driver
11 6 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (2.76%) Biotechnology
12 5 (2.30%) Clustering
12 5 (2.30%) PlayStation
13 4 (1.84%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.84%) NHS
13 4 (1.84%) User Experience
14 3 (1.38%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 68 (31.34%) Linux
2 29 (13.36%) Android
2 29 (13.36%) Apple iOS
3 14 (6.45%) Windows
4 4 (1.84%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.38%) Unix
6 1 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Fedora
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (34.56%) Software Engineering
2 52 (23.96%) OO
3 46 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (17.05%) Open Source
5 34 (15.67%) MVC
5 34 (15.67%) TDD
6 33 (15.21%) Machine Learning
7 27 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (11.98%) Analytics
9 24 (11.06%) Android Development
9 24 (11.06%) iOS Development
10 23 (10.60%) Unit Testing
11 21 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
12 19 (8.76%) OOD
13 18 (8.29%) Kanban
13 18 (8.29%) Scrum
14 16 (7.37%) Data Analysis
15 15 (6.91%) Signal Processing
16 14 (6.45%) Build Automation
17 12 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 98 (45.16%) Python
2 95 (43.78%) Java
3 88 (40.55%) C#
4 69 (31.80%) JavaScript
5 47 (21.66%) SQL
6 34 (15.67%) Ruby
7 27 (12.44%) Scala
8 26 (11.98%) C
9 23 (10.60%) MATLAB
10 20 (9.22%) VB.NET
11 18 (8.29%) Bash Shell
12 12 (5.53%) R
13 8 (3.69%) Objective-C
14 6 (2.76%) COBOL
15 5 (2.30%) VB
16 4 (1.84%) Lua
16 4 (1.84%) Perl
17 1 (0.46%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.46%) Embedded C++
17 1 (0.46%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 91 (41.94%) Degree
2 23 (10.60%) PhD
3 17 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.23%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.76%) Progress
3 2 (0.92%) Altera
4 1 (0.46%) Google
4 1 (0.46%) Perforce
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, plus Bonus, 27 days holiday, Pension
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension, holidays
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Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
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