The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Developer 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++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 329 372 375
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 119 92 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.44% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.45% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 117 80 68
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++ Software Developer
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in the South East

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

C++ Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

C++ Software Developer
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++ Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Surrey +42 58 £42,500 -10.52% 7
Hampshire +45 29 £42,500 +41.66%
Berkshire -20 11 £42,500 +37.09% 2
West Sussex -9 9 £47,500 +18.75%
East Sussex +5 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Oxfordshire -6 3 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -4 2 £47,500 +11.76%
C++ Software Developer
England

C++ Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited C++ Software Developer 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++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 237 (100.00%) C++
2 151 (63.71%) Software Engineering
3 131 (55.27%) Linux
4 112 (47.26%) Degree
5 110 (46.41%) C#
6 95 (40.08%) Windows
7 86 (36.29%) SDLC
8 79 (33.33%) C
9 71 (29.96%) Unix
10 63 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
11 62 (26.16%) SQL
12 59 (24.89%) Python
13 53 (22.36%) OOP
14 52 (21.94%) Computer Science
15 51 (21.52%) Static Code Analysis
15 51 (21.52%) OO
16 49 (20.68%) SQL Server
17 47 (19.83%) STL
17 47 (19.83%) Finance
18 44 (18.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 44 (18.57%) Relational Database
19 42 (17.72%) Java
20 41 (17.30%) HTML
21 40 (16.88%) Software Architecture
22 39 (16.46%) XML
22 39 (16.46%) Visual Studio
22 39 (16.46%) CSS
23 36 (15.19%) JavaScript
24 34 (14.35%) Perl
24 34 (14.35%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited C++ Software Developer 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++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.11%) Confluence
2 2 (0.84%) IIS
3 1 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 30 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.49%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.22%) Internet
3 5 (2.11%) HTTP
4 4 (1.69%) Firewall
4 4 (1.69%) Network Security
5 3 (1.27%) DNS
5 3 (1.27%) SSL
6 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (20.68%) SQL Server
2 44 (18.57%) Relational Database
3 32 (13.50%) RDBMS
4 14 (5.91%) MySQL
5 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.42%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (16.46%) Visual Studio
2 20 (8.44%) Clang
2 20 (8.44%) GCC
3 8 (3.38%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.53%) JIRA
5 5 (2.11%) Subversion
6 3 (1.27%) Ant
6 3 (1.27%) CasperJS
6 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.27%) PhantomJS
6 3 (1.27%) Selenium
7 2 (0.84%) ANTLR
7 2 (0.84%) JUnit
7 2 (0.84%) NUnit
8 1 (0.42%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.42%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.42%) gulp
8 1 (0.42%) InstallShield
General
1 47 (19.83%) Finance
2 28 (11.81%) Telecoms
3 27 (11.39%) Automotive
4 23 (9.70%) Aerospace
5 14 (5.91%) Banking
6 10 (4.22%) Games
7 6 (2.53%) Electronics
8 5 (2.11%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.27%) Marketing
10 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.83%) STL
2 44 (18.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 41 (17.30%) HTML
4 39 (16.46%) CSS
4 39 (16.46%) XML
5 29 (12.24%) .NET
6 27 (11.39%) XSLT
7 25 (10.55%) Qt
8 24 (10.13%) HTML5
9 20 (8.44%) jQuery
10 19 (8.02%) D3.js
10 19 (8.02%) Flot
11 17 (7.17%) XSL
12 9 (3.80%) MFC
13 8 (3.38%) ASP.NET
14 5 (2.11%) OpenCL
15 4 (1.69%) OpenMP
16 3 (1.27%) CSS3
16 3 (1.27%) JMS
16 3 (1.27%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 52 (21.94%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (8.44%) Algorithms
4 19 (8.02%) Data Structures
5 11 (4.64%) Equity Derivative
6 10 (4.22%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (3.38%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (2.95%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.53%) CUDA
10 5 (2.11%) VHDL
11 3 (1.27%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.27%) User Experience
11 3 (1.27%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.84%) iPad
13 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.42%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 131 (55.27%) Linux
2 95 (40.08%) Windows
3 71 (29.96%) Unix
4 10 (4.22%) CentOS
5 9 (3.80%) Mac OS X
5 9 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.80%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.27%) Android
8 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.42%) Fedora
8 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (63.71%) Software Engineering
2 86 (36.29%) SDLC
3 63 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (22.36%) OOP
5 51 (21.52%) OO
5 51 (21.52%) Static Code Analysis
6 40 (16.88%) Software Architecture
7 34 (14.35%) UML
8 28 (11.81%) Use Case
9 27 (11.39%) Multithreading
9 27 (11.39%) TDD
10 22 (9.28%) Project Management
11 20 (8.44%) OOD
12 16 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (6.75%) Open Source
13 14 (5.91%) Information Security
14 13 (5.49%) Front End Development
15 10 (4.22%) Web Application Development
16 9 (3.80%) Configuration Management
16 9 (3.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 237 (100.00%) C++
2 110 (46.41%) C#
3 79 (33.33%) C
4 62 (26.16%) SQL
5 59 (24.89%) Python
6 42 (17.72%) Java
7 36 (15.19%) JavaScript
8 34 (14.35%) Perl
9 16 (6.75%) Bash Shell
10 15 (6.33%) Objective-C
11 11 (4.64%) Ruby
12 10 (4.22%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.80%) VB
14 8 (3.38%) PL/SQL
15 5 (2.11%) Scala
16 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.84%) Embedded C++
17 2 (0.84%) PHP
17 2 (0.84%) Prolog
18 1 (0.42%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 112 (47.26%) Degree
2 11 (4.64%) PhD
2 11 (4.64%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.38%) DV Cleared
3 8 (3.38%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.84%) MCAD
5 2 (0.84%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 11 (4.64%) iptables
2 9 (3.80%) Xen
2 9 (3.80%) XenServer
3 3 (1.27%) Firmware
4 1 (0.42%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (4.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (9.70%) Oracle
2 12 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.80%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.11%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.27%) SAP
6 2 (0.84%) Perforce
6 2 (0.84%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.84%) Typemock
7 1 (0.42%) Google
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