The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Programmer
Rank 427 435 427
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 16 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.077% 0.040% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.042% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 8
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,350 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.71% -9.12%
C++ Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 31 July 2015. 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
East Sussex - 8 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £30,000 - 1
West Sussex - 4 £27,500 -
C++ Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 18 (51.43%) Linux
4 17 (48.57%) Web Services
4 17 (48.57%) Windows
4 17 (48.57%) Qt
5 16 (45.71%) Games
6 10 (28.57%) Degree
7 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
8 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
9 5 (14.29%) C#
9 5 (14.29%) Xbox
9 5 (14.29%) Game Development
9 5 (14.29%) Unreal Engine
9 5 (14.29%) PlayStation
10 4 (11.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 4 (11.43%) HLSL
10 4 (11.43%) QA
10 4 (11.43%) 3D Programming
10 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
10 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
10 4 (11.43%) Physics
10 4 (11.43%) PhD
10 4 (11.43%) OpenGL
10 4 (11.43%) DirectX
10 4 (11.43%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (8.57%) C
12 2 (5.71%) HTML
13 1 (2.86%) WebKit
13 1 (2.86%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.86%) Selenium
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) PhantomJS
1 1 (2.86%) CasperJS
General
1 16 (45.71%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) Web Services
1 17 (48.57%) Qt
2 5 (14.29%) Unreal Engine
3 4 (11.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (11.43%) OpenGL
3 4 (11.43%) DirectX
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) STL
5 1 (2.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) Xbox
2 5 (14.29%) PlayStation
3 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
3 4 (11.43%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.43%) Physics
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile Games
4 1 (2.86%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
3 5 (14.29%) Game Development
4 4 (11.43%) 3D Programming
5 1 (2.86%) Open Source
5 1 (2.86%) Software Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) OOP
5 1 (2.86%) OO
5 1 (2.86%) OOD
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (14.29%) C#
3 4 (11.43%) HLSL
4 3 (8.57%) C
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) HP
1 1 (2.86%) Perforce
Oxford
OHO Group
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