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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 62 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 908 1330 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.36% 5.66% 6.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.89% 11.35% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 773 1185 1163
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
10209 11717 11051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.00% 49.87% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8759 10206 9739
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 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
Surrey -1 286 £50,000 +11.11% 36
Hampshire -16 195 £42,500 +13.33% 18
Oxfordshire -16 104 £39,000 -8.23% 27
West Sussex -5 94 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Berkshire -71 83 £45,000 - 39
East Sussex +17 55 £37,500 -3.84% 15
Buckinghamshire +3 54 £45,000 +20.00% 17
Kent +25 25 £40,000 -15.78% 11
Middlesex -24 5 £55,000 +37.50%
Home Counties - 2 £50,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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++.

1 970 (52.35%) Software Engineering
2 828 (44.68%) C#
3 739 (39.88%) Java
4 708 (38.21%) Linux
5 699 (37.72%) Degree
6 636 (34.32%) C
7 581 (31.35%) Windows
8 452 (24.39%) OO
9 451 (24.34%) .NET
10 448 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
11 443 (23.91%) JavaScript
12 439 (23.69%) SQL
13 398 (21.48%) Computer Science
14 365 (19.70%) Python
15 337 (18.19%) HTML
16 331 (17.86%) SQL Server
17 324 (17.49%) UNIX
18 299 (16.14%) XML
19 298 (16.08%) Finance
20 261 (14.09%) UML
21 260 (14.03%) SDLC
22 238 (12.84%) Mathematics
23 229 (12.36%) CSS
24 227 (12.25%) Microsoft
25 219 (11.82%) OOD
26 211 (11.39%) Visual Studio
27 204 (11.01%) Multithreading
28 193 (10.42%) TDD
29 182 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
30 161 (8.69%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 78 (4.21%) Apache
2 46 (2.48%) IIS
3 43 (2.32%) Tomcat
4 25 (1.35%) Node.js
5 21 (1.13%) SharePoint
5 21 (1.13%) nginx
6 19 (1.03%) SAS
7 17 (0.92%) WebLogic
8 16 (0.86%) WebSphere
8 16 (0.86%) JBoss
9 11 (0.59%) GlassFish
10 8 (0.43%) Drupal
10 8 (0.43%) IBM Notes
11 7 (0.38%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.27%) Lync
12 5 (0.27%) Jetty
13 4 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.22%) Kinematics
14 3 (0.16%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 99 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.81%) MS Office
3 9 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (0.43%) Final Cut Pro
4 8 (0.43%) Quicktime
5 5 (0.27%) SPSS
6 3 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.16%) Mathematica
6 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.16%) Simulink
6 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.054%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.054%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.054%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.054%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.40%) SaaS
2 11 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.27%) PaaS
6 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 130 (7.02%) TCP/IP
2 38 (2.05%) HTTP
3 31 (1.67%) Network Security
4 30 (1.62%) Internet
5 28 (1.51%) DNS
6 26 (1.40%) RTP
7 25 (1.35%) Wireless
7 25 (1.35%) Bluetooth
8 23 (1.24%) CTI
9 18 (0.97%) LDAP
9 18 (0.97%) Firewall
10 17 (0.92%) VoIP
10 17 (0.92%) LTE
11 16 (0.86%) DHCP
11 16 (0.86%) Ethernet
11 16 (0.86%) FTP
12 14 (0.76%) NFC
13 13 (0.70%) Kerberos
13 13 (0.70%) VPN
13 13 (0.70%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 83 (4.48%) MySQL
3 62 (3.35%) NoSQL
4 48 (2.59%) Relational Database
5 45 (2.43%) MongoDB
6 30 (1.62%) CouchDB
7 26 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (1.08%) Big Data
8 20 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (0.97%) Data Mining
10 15 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (0.54%) Base SAS
12 10 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.43%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.43%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.43%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.38%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 211 (11.39%) Visual Studio
2 138 (7.45%) Subversion
3 78 (4.21%) Git (software)
4 70 (3.78%) Eclipse
5 61 (3.29%) NUnit
6 40 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 38 (2.05%) JIRA
8 34 (1.83%) Jenkins
9 32 (1.73%) Selenium
10 25 (1.35%) JUnit
11 24 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 22 (1.19%) Hudson
12 22 (1.19%) Bugzilla
13 21 (1.13%) GCC
13 21 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
14 19 (1.03%) Maven
14 19 (1.03%) Moq
15 18 (0.97%) GDB
16 14 (0.76%) TeamCity
16 14 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 298 (16.08%) Finance
2 156 (8.42%) Telecoms
3 122 (6.58%) Electronics
4 87 (4.70%) Manufacturing
5 77 (4.16%) Aerospace
6 72 (3.89%) Automotive
7 66 (3.56%) Games
8 37 (2.00%) Banking
9 26 (1.40%) Marketing
10 21 (1.13%) Advertising
11 17 (0.92%) Military
12 16 (0.86%) Retail
13 12 (0.65%) Legal
14 11 (0.59%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.38%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.27%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.22%) Retail Banking
18 2 (0.11%) Avionics
18 2 (0.11%) Publishing
18 2 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 907 (48.95%) Developer
2 649 (35.02%) Software Engineer
3 341 (18.40%) Software Developer
4 315 (17.00%) C++ Developer
5 180 (9.71%) Senior Software Engineer
6 175 (9.44%) C++ Software Engineer
7 161 (8.69%) C# Developer
8 123 (6.64%) Senior Developer
9 103 (5.56%) Graduate
10 88 (4.75%) Junior
11 84 (4.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 79 (4.26%) Java Developer
12 79 (4.26%) .NET Developer
13 76 (4.10%) Programmer
14 66 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
15 65 (3.51%) C++ Software Developer
15 65 (3.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 61 (3.29%) Junior Developer
17 53 (2.86%) Analyst
18 51 (2.75%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 451 (24.34%) .NET
2 337 (18.19%) HTML
3 299 (16.14%) XML
4 229 (12.36%) CSS
5 161 (8.69%) ASP.NET
6 160 (8.63%) STL
7 135 (7.29%) Web Services
8 113 (6.10%) HTML5
9 110 (5.94%) jQuery
10 100 (5.40%) Qt
11 94 (5.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 76 (4.10%) MFC
13 75 (4.05%) WPF
14 73 (3.94%) Ajax
15 67 (3.62%) REST
16 66 (3.56%) WCF
17 55 (2.97%) J2EE
18 53 (2.86%) SOAP
19 51 (2.75%) JSON
20 44 (2.37%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 398 (21.48%) Computer Science
2 238 (12.84%) Mathematics
3 182 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
4 140 (7.56%) Algorithms
5 134 (7.23%) Embedded Systems
6 100 (5.40%) Physics
7 64 (3.45%) Visualisation
8 54 (2.91%) Equities
9 52 (2.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 50 (2.70%) Derivative
11 43 (2.32%) Device Driver
12 39 (2.10%) Client/Server
13 31 (1.67%) Statistics
14 29 (1.57%) GIS
15 28 (1.51%) VHDL
16 27 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
17 23 (1.24%) Management Information System
18 22 (1.19%) Mobile App
19 20 (1.08%) Clustering
20 19 (1.03%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 708 (38.21%) Linux
2 581 (31.35%) Windows
3 324 (17.49%) UNIX
4 109 (5.88%) Android
5 90 (4.86%) Apple iOS
6 39 (2.10%) Solaris
7 38 (2.05%) Windows 7
8 37 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
9 31 (1.67%) VxWorks
10 25 (1.35%) Mac OS X
11 13 (0.70%) Windows XP
12 12 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.65%) Windows CE
13 11 (0.59%) Debian
14 10 (0.54%) CentOS
14 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (0.43%) Windows NT
16 7 (0.38%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 970 (52.35%) Software Engineering
2 452 (24.39%) OO
3 448 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
4 261 (14.09%) UML
5 260 (14.03%) SDLC
6 219 (11.82%) OOD
7 204 (11.01%) Multithreading
8 193 (10.42%) TDD
9 160 (8.63%) Unit Testing
10 122 (6.58%) MVC
11 120 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
12 117 (6.31%) Scrum
13 116 (6.26%) Software Architecture
14 114 (6.15%) OOP
15 94 (5.07%) Web Development
16 90 (4.86%) Software Testing
17 71 (3.83%) Use Case
18 69 (3.72%) BDD
18 69 (3.72%) Static Code Analysis
19 64 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 828 (44.68%) C#
2 739 (39.88%) Java
3 636 (34.32%) C
4 443 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 439 (23.69%) SQL
6 365 (19.70%) Python
7 115 (6.21%) VB
8 114 (6.15%) Ruby
9 110 (5.94%) Embedded C++
10 108 (5.83%) Perl
11 104 (5.61%) PHP
12 89 (4.80%) MATLAB
13 85 (4.59%) Embedded C
14 64 (3.45%) VB.NET
15 40 (2.16%) VC++
16 38 (2.05%) Bash Shell
16 38 (2.05%) Shell Script
17 37 (2.00%) Objective-C
18 36 (1.94%) PL/SQL
18 36 (1.94%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 699 (37.72%) Degree
2 143 (7.72%) Security Cleared
3 89 (4.80%) PhD
4 83 (4.48%) SC Cleared
5 32 (1.73%) ISEB
6 31 (1.67%) DV Cleared
7 29 (1.57%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.59%) OCPJP
8 11 (0.59%) OCMJD
9 10 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.54%) MOS
10 7 (0.38%) CCNA
10 7 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
12 5 (0.27%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.27%) MCSE
12 5 (0.27%) CNE
12 5 (0.27%) Novell Certification
12 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.26%) QA
2 23 (1.24%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.22%) SLA
6 2 (0.11%) JTAG
6 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.054%) FISMA
7 1 (0.054%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 74 (3.99%) Firmware
2 17 (0.92%) iptables
3 14 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.54%) NFS
5 7 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.27%) Xen
7 4 (0.22%) XenServer
8 2 (0.11%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.054%) vSphere
9 1 (0.054%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.43%) Puppet
3 7 (0.38%) StatsD
3 7 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.27%) Nessus
5 3 (0.16%) Nmap
5 3 (0.16%) logstash
6 2 (0.11%) Ansible
6 2 (0.11%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (0.11%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.054%) Iperf
7 1 (0.054%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 227 (12.25%) Microsoft
2 134 (7.23%) Oracle
3 32 (1.73%) Cisco
4 27 (1.46%) Red Hat
5 21 (1.13%) TOWER Software
6 20 (1.08%) VMware
7 14 (0.76%) QNX
8 13 (0.70%) SAP
9 12 (0.65%) Xamarin
10 11 (0.59%) MuleSoft
10 11 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.59%) Sun
11 10 (0.54%) Progress
11 10 (0.54%) Perforce
12 9 (0.49%) Adobe
13 8 (0.43%) Lotus
13 8 (0.43%) IBM
13 8 (0.43%) Citrix
13 8 (0.43%) EMC
14 6 (0.32%) Twitter
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Salary is negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lyndhurst, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £32k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: 18 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
WA Consultants
Salary: bonus/benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Isle of Wight
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus car allowance.
Posted: Yesterday