The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Programmer
Rank 429 410 438
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 11 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.049% 0.095% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.100% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 7
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,200 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21394 21069 22182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.95% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17161 17397 18944
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Programmer
England

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

C++ Programmer Salary Trend in the South East

C++ Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Programmer across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in the South East

C++ Programmer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Programmer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire +6 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Surrey +5 5 £45,000 +50.00%
C++ Programmer
England

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 C++ Programmer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) C
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) Android
7 4 (20.00%) Image Processing
7 4 (20.00%) OpenMP
7 4 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (20.00%) OO
7 4 (20.00%) MATLAB
7 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (20.00%) OpenCL
8 3 (15.00%) Python
8 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) STL
8 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.00%) Perl
8 3 (15.00%) PHP
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (15.00%) Ruby
9 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 2 (10.00%) Qt
9 2 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (10.00%) ATL

C++ Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 C++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) OpenMP
1 4 (20.00%) OpenCL
2 3 (15.00%) STL
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) MFC
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) ATL
3 2 (10.00%) Qt
3 2 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.00%) OLE
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.00%) Animation
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Android
1 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Image Processing
2 4 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) Game Development
3 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) C
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) MATLAB
7 3 (15.00%) Ruby
7 3 (15.00%) Python
7 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.00%) Perl
7 3 (15.00%) PHP
8 2 (10.00%) VC++
9 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared