The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills 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++ over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 40 57 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1146 960 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.96% 4.60% 5.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.37% 9.54% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 872 984
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10083 10062 10264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.40% 48.20% 49.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8983 8799 8648
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C++
Salary Trend in the South East

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

C++ Salary Trend in the South East

C++
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in the South East

C++
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++ within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 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
(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
Surrey -3 256 £45,000 -5.26% 29
Oxfordshire +26 255 £50,000 +17.64% 23
Hampshire +13 198 £45,000 +7.14% 28
Berkshire +25 186 £50,000 +17.64% 38
West Sussex -7 103 £42,500 +6.25% 7
East Sussex +29 61 £45,000 - 9
Buckinghamshire -5 59 £45,000 - 10
Kent +17 31 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Sussex -1 2 £35,000 -26.31%
Home Counties - 2 £40,000 -
Middlesex +4 1 £50,000 -9.09%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 1061 (47.28%) Software Engineering
2 978 (43.58%) C#
3 862 (38.41%) Degree
4 828 (36.90%) Linux
5 807 (35.96%) Java
6 679 (30.26%) Windows
7 671 (29.90%) C
8 633 (28.21%) Python
9 615 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
10 574 (25.58%) Computer Science
11 561 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 539 (24.02%) SQL
13 442 (19.70%) .NET
14 429 (19.12%) OO
15 424 (18.89%) HTML
16 355 (15.82%) CSS
17 322 (14.35%) Finance
18 317 (14.13%) SQL Server
19 297 (13.24%) Unix
20 294 (13.10%) SDLC
21 268 (11.94%) Multithreading
22 265 (11.81%) XML
23 258 (11.50%) TDD
24 248 (11.05%) Visual Studio
25 233 (10.38%) Mathematics
26 209 (9.31%) Perl
27 207 (9.22%) STL
28 189 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
29 183 (8.16%) Microsoft
30 181 (8.07%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 68 (3.03%) IIS
2 61 (2.72%) Node.js
3 57 (2.54%) Apache
4 51 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 37 (1.65%) nginx
6 36 (1.60%) JBoss
7 28 (1.25%) Confluence
8 27 (1.20%) Jetty
9 26 (1.16%) SAS
10 22 (0.98%) OpenEdge
10 22 (0.98%) SharePoint
11 21 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
12 18 (0.80%) WebSphere
13 17 (0.76%) Drupal
14 14 (0.62%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.40%) GlassFish
16 8 (0.36%) ArcGIS
17 6 (0.27%) CMS
17 6 (0.27%) LiveLink
17 6 (0.27%) WinCC
Applications
1 100 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 15 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (0.53%) Adobe After Effects
5 10 (0.45%) MS Office
5 10 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.31%) Simulink
8 6 (0.27%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.27%) GIMP
8 6 (0.27%) OrCAD
9 5 (0.22%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.22%) SPSS
10 4 (0.18%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.18%) MS Project
11 2 (0.089%) Mathcad
12 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.045%) Maple
Business Applications
1 17 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
3 4 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.18%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.089%) Global One
5 2 (0.089%) JDE World
5 2 (0.089%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.045%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.045%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.045%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 76 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (2.01%) SaaS
3 30 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (0.22%) CloudFront
7 5 (0.22%) PaaS
7 5 (0.22%) Route 53
7 5 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.089%) Heroku
8 2 (0.089%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.045%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 181 (8.07%) TCP/IP
2 59 (2.63%) HTTP
3 57 (2.54%) Internet
4 37 (1.65%) Network Security
5 30 (1.34%) VoIP
6 27 (1.20%) DNS
7 23 (1.02%) Ethernet
7 23 (1.02%) LAN
7 23 (1.02%) WAN
8 19 (0.85%) FTP
8 19 (0.85%) LDAP
8 19 (0.85%) SSL
9 18 (0.80%) Broadband
9 18 (0.80%) Firewall
9 18 (0.80%) Wireless
10 16 (0.71%) RTP
10 16 (0.71%) SMTP
11 15 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (0.62%) Kerberos
13 13 (0.58%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 121 (5.39%) MySQL
3 97 (4.32%) NoSQL
4 90 (4.01%) Relational Database
5 67 (2.99%) Big Data
6 47 (2.09%) RDBMS
7 32 (1.43%) Data Mining
8 29 (1.29%) MongoDB
9 27 (1.20%) MariaDB
10 22 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (0.80%) HBase
12 17 (0.76%) Base SAS
13 16 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (0.67%) CouchDB
15 13 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (0.40%) Hadoop
18 8 (0.36%) DB2
18 8 (0.36%) Oracle Database
18 8 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 248 (11.05%) Visual Studio
2 155 (6.91%) Subversion
3 114 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 77 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 59 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 56 (2.50%) JIRA
7 50 (2.23%) NUnit
8 48 (2.14%) Maven
9 46 (2.05%) Eclipse
10 41 (1.83%) GCC
11 37 (1.65%) JUnit
12 36 (1.60%) Metasploit
13 29 (1.29%) Rhino Mocks
14 24 (1.07%) Selenium
15 22 (0.98%) Gradle
16 21 (0.94%) Clang
17 20 (0.89%) ClearCase
18 18 (0.80%) Bugzilla
19 16 (0.71%) TestNG
20 15 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 322 (14.35%) Finance
2 164 (7.31%) Telecoms
3 150 (6.68%) Electronics
4 117 (5.21%) Manufacturing
5 80 (3.57%) Games
6 70 (3.12%) Aerospace
7 69 (3.07%) Automotive
8 60 (2.67%) Banking
9 57 (2.54%) Retail
10 52 (2.32%) Marketing
11 31 (1.38%) Advertising
12 23 (1.02%) Military
13 16 (0.71%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.62%) Avionics
16 12 (0.53%) Legal
17 10 (0.45%) Investment Banking
18 5 (0.22%) Law
19 4 (0.18%) Publishing
20 3 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1086 (48.40%) Developer
2 655 (29.19%) Software Engineer
3 504 (22.46%) C++ Developer
4 405 (18.05%) Software Developer
5 364 (16.22%) C++ Software Engineer
6 283 (12.61%) C# Developer
7 237 (10.56%) C++ Software Developer
8 222 (9.89%) Senior Developer
9 182 (8.11%) Java Developer
10 180 (8.02%) Graduate
11 168 (7.49%) Senior Software Engineer
12 148 (6.60%) C# Software Developer
13 133 (5.93%) Embedded Engineer
14 118 (5.26%) .NET Developer
15 114 (5.08%) C++/C# Developer
16 104 (4.63%) Analyst
17 98 (4.37%) C# .NET Developer
17 98 (4.37%) Graduate Developer
17 98 (4.37%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
18 97 (4.32%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (19.70%) .NET
2 424 (18.89%) HTML
3 355 (15.82%) CSS
4 265 (11.81%) XML
5 207 (9.22%) STL
6 168 (7.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 159 (7.09%) jQuery
8 156 (6.95%) Web Services
9 153 (6.82%) AngularJS
10 120 (5.35%) HTML5
11 119 (5.30%) ASP.NET
12 106 (4.72%) Qt
13 93 (4.14%) WPF
14 91 (4.06%) MFC
15 83 (3.70%) XSLT
16 75 (3.34%) WCF
17 73 (3.25%) REST
18 54 (2.41%) JSON
19 50 (2.23%) Spring
20 49 (2.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 574 (25.58%) Computer Science
2 233 (10.38%) Mathematics
3 189 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
4 163 (7.26%) Algorithms
5 142 (6.33%) Embedded Systems
6 100 (4.46%) Physics
7 58 (2.58%) Mobile App
8 52 (2.32%) Client/Server
9 51 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 44 (1.96%) Management Information System
11 41 (1.83%) Data Structures
12 40 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
13 38 (1.69%) Hedge funds
14 31 (1.38%) User Experience
15 28 (1.25%) Device Driver
15 28 (1.25%) Reinsurance
15 28 (1.25%) VHDL
16 27 (1.20%) N-Tier
17 26 (1.16%) 3D Graphics
18 24 (1.07%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 828 (36.90%) Linux
2 679 (30.26%) Windows
3 297 (13.24%) Unix
4 160 (7.13%) Android
5 141 (6.28%) Apple iOS
6 58 (2.58%) VxWorks
7 49 (2.18%) Windows Server
8 35 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
9 29 (1.29%) Mac OS X
10 28 (1.25%) Solaris
11 26 (1.16%) CentOS
12 22 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
14 18 (0.80%) Windows CE
15 15 (0.67%) Windows 8
16 14 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
17 13 (0.58%) Windows 7
18 9 (0.40%) Debian
18 9 (0.40%) Windows Phone
19 7 (0.31%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1061 (47.28%) Software Engineering
2 615 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
3 429 (19.12%) OO
4 294 (13.10%) SDLC
5 268 (11.94%) Multithreading
6 258 (11.50%) TDD
7 181 (8.07%) OOD
8 170 (7.58%) Scrum
9 159 (7.09%) MVC
10 157 (7.00%) OOP
11 155 (6.91%) UML
12 136 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
13 130 (5.79%) Software Architecture
14 128 (5.70%) Unit Testing
15 111 (4.95%) Cybersecurity
16 105 (4.68%) Open Source
17 103 (4.59%) Project Management
18 86 (3.83%) Analytics
19 79 (3.52%) Mentoring
20 70 (3.12%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 978 (43.58%) C#
2 807 (35.96%) Java
3 671 (29.90%) C
4 633 (28.21%) Python
5 561 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 539 (24.02%) SQL
7 209 (9.31%) Perl
8 132 (5.88%) Ruby
9 122 (5.44%) Bash Shell
10 97 (4.32%) PHP
11 84 (3.74%) Embedded C++
11 84 (3.74%) VB
12 72 (3.21%) R
13 67 (2.99%) MATLAB
14 62 (2.76%) Embedded C
15 56 (2.50%) Objective-C
16 53 (2.36%) Shell Script
17 48 (2.14%) Scala
18 45 (2.01%) VB.NET
19 37 (1.65%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 862 (38.41%) Degree
2 174 (7.75%) Security Cleared
3 96 (4.28%) SC Cleared
4 87 (3.88%) DV Cleared
5 82 (3.65%) PhD
6 33 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (0.98%) ISEB
8 19 (0.85%) CEH
9 18 (0.80%) CREST Certified
9 18 (0.80%) GIAC
9 18 (0.80%) ISTQB
9 18 (0.80%) OSCP
10 11 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (0.40%) Postgraduate
11 9 (0.40%) SANS
12 8 (0.36%) CCNA
12 8 (0.36%) CISSP
12 8 (0.36%) GCIA
12 8 (0.36%) GCIH
13 7 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (6.51%) QA
2 16 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.49%) MISRA
4 10 (0.45%) SLA
5 6 (0.27%) DO-178B
5 6 (0.27%) GAMP
5 6 (0.27%) GMP
5 6 (0.27%) MISRA C
6 5 (0.22%) GxP
6 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 7816
6 5 (0.22%) ISO13485
7 3 (0.13%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.13%) SDET
8 2 (0.089%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.089%) TickIT
9 1 (0.045%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.045%) DO-254
9 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.045%) JTAG
System Software
1 66 (2.94%) Firmware
2 19 (0.85%) iptables
2 19 (0.85%) Xen
3 16 (0.71%) XenServer
4 13 (0.58%) HDFS
5 11 (0.49%) NFS
6 10 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (0.36%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.18%) Docker
9 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.13%) vSphere
10 2 (0.089%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.089%) Cygwin
10 2 (0.089%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.045%) Ceph
11 1 (0.045%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 62 (2.76%) Nessus
2 61 (2.72%) Nmap
3 41 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (1.02%) Puppet
5 21 (0.94%) OpenVAS
6 19 (0.85%) logstash
6 19 (0.85%) StatsD
7 5 (0.22%) Ansible
7 5 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.13%) Bacula
8 3 (0.13%) Perfmon
8 3 (0.13%) Rsyslog
9 2 (0.089%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.045%) Cacti
10 1 (0.045%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.045%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.045%) Munin
10 1 (0.045%) Nagios
10 1 (0.045%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 183 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 164 (7.31%) Oracle
3 44 (1.96%) Red Hat
4 37 (1.65%) Progress
5 35 (1.56%) Sophos
6 32 (1.43%) VMware
7 29 (1.29%) Atlassian
7 29 (1.29%) Google
8 28 (1.25%) TOWER Software
9 27 (1.20%) SAP
10 23 (1.02%) Cisco
11 22 (0.98%) Qualys
12 20 (0.89%) Coverity
13 17 (0.76%) Xamarin
14 16 (0.71%) QNX
15 14 (0.62%) Sybase
16 12 (0.53%) Sencha
16 12 (0.53%) Xilinx
17 11 (0.49%) Altera
17 11 (0.49%) HP
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + home working
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More!
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £58000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Training budget + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + Training budget + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus stock options & good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago