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 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++
Rank 48 49 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1034 1115 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.99% 4.92% 5.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.32% 10.08% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 847 960 1139
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 £26,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
10019 11057 10817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.31% 48.82% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8610 9504 9481
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 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 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
Surrey +4 344 £46,000 +6.35% 45
Hampshire +1 213 £45,000 +28.57% 28
Berkshire -1 165 £45,000 - 25
Oxfordshire +14 115 £39,500 +5.33% 27
Buckinghamshire -5 68 £45,000 +20.00% 14
West Sussex -9 67 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East Sussex +10 32 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Kent +4 19 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Middlesex -19 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £50,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1035 (53.10%) Software Engineering
2 827 (42.43%) C#
3 733 (37.61%) Degree
4 731 (37.51%) Java
5 698 (35.81%) Linux
6 672 (34.48%) C
7 588 (30.17%) Windows
8 437 (22.42%) SQL
9 431 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
10 416 (21.34%) Python
11 409 (20.99%) Computer Science
12 404 (20.73%) .NET
13 388 (19.91%) JavaScript
14 373 (19.14%) OO
15 320 (16.42%) UNIX
16 309 (15.85%) HTML
17 302 (15.50%) Finance
18 282 (14.47%) XML
19 265 (13.60%) SQL Server
20 256 (13.13%) Mathematics
21 248 (12.72%) SDLC
22 243 (12.47%) Visual Studio
23 234 (12.01%) Multithreading
24 225 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
25 223 (11.44%) Microsoft
26 219 (11.24%) UML
27 200 (10.26%) CSS
28 195 (10.01%) STL
28 195 (10.01%) OOD
29 174 (8.93%) Telecoms

C++
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 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 54 (2.77%) Apache
2 47 (2.41%) IIS
3 27 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 26 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 19 (0.97%) SAS
5 19 (0.97%) Node.js
6 15 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (0.51%) JBoss
8 9 (0.46%) Drupal
9 7 (0.36%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.36%) nginx
9 7 (0.36%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.26%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.26%) Jetty
10 5 (0.26%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.21%) Kinematics
11 4 (0.21%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.21%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.10%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 98 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.72%) MS Office
3 12 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.46%) Final Cut Pro
5 8 (0.41%) Quicktime
6 6 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.31%) Simulink
7 5 (0.26%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.21%) MS Project
8 4 (0.21%) Doxygen
9 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.15%) SPSS
10 2 (0.10%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.051%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.051%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (0.051%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.051%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.74%) SaaS
2 12 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.051%) PaaS
5 1 (0.051%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 147 (7.54%) TCP/IP
2 50 (2.57%) HTTP
3 34 (1.74%) Network Security
4 33 (1.69%) Ethernet
5 28 (1.44%) Internet
6 26 (1.33%) Bluetooth
7 25 (1.28%) CTI
8 24 (1.23%) Wireless
9 22 (1.13%) RTP
10 18 (0.92%) FTP
10 18 (0.92%) VoIP
10 18 (0.92%) Modbus
11 14 (0.72%) Firewall
11 14 (0.72%) SSL
12 13 (0.67%) LDAP
13 12 (0.62%) NFC
14 11 (0.56%) LTE
14 11 (0.56%) DNS
15 10 (0.51%) GSM
15 10 (0.51%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 113 (5.80%) MySQL
3 50 (2.57%) NoSQL
4 48 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 40 (2.05%) MongoDB
6 28 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 23 (1.18%) CouchDB
9 21 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 20 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (0.77%) MariaDB
12 15 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (0.67%) Base SAS
13 13 (0.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.46%) Big Data
15 6 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (0.26%) Couchbase
16 5 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 243 (12.47%) Visual Studio
2 133 (6.82%) Subversion
3 73 (3.75%) Git (software)
4 60 (3.08%) JIRA
5 59 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 39 (2.00%) NUnit
7 37 (1.90%) TeamCity
8 26 (1.33%) Jenkins
9 25 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (1.18%) GCC
11 20 (1.03%) Bugzilla
12 19 (0.97%) Selenium
12 19 (0.97%) Moq
13 16 (0.82%) Metasploit
14 15 (0.77%) JUnit
15 14 (0.72%) InstallShield
15 14 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
16 13 (0.67%) Hudson
16 13 (0.67%) ClearCase
16 13 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 302 (15.50%) Finance
2 174 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 135 (6.93%) Electronics
4 131 (6.72%) Manufacturing
5 96 (4.93%) Games
6 85 (4.36%) Automotive
7 78 (4.00%) Aerospace
8 59 (3.03%) Banking
9 34 (1.74%) Marketing
10 28 (1.44%) Legal
11 22 (1.13%) Retail
12 15 (0.77%) Advertising
13 14 (0.72%) Military
13 14 (0.72%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.41%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.26%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.21%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.21%) Avionics
17 2 (0.10%) Billing
17 2 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 904 (46.38%) Developer
2 691 (35.45%) Software Engineer
3 371 (19.04%) C++ Developer
4 344 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 203 (10.42%) C++ Software Engineer
6 175 (8.98%) Senior Software Engineer
7 126 (6.46%) C# Developer
8 114 (5.85%) Graduate
9 108 (5.54%) Senior Developer
10 92 (4.72%) Programmer
11 89 (4.57%) C++ Software Developer
12 83 (4.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 80 (4.10%) Junior
14 76 (3.90%) Java Developer
15 71 (3.64%) .NET Developer
16 64 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
17 60 (3.08%) Analyst
18 59 (3.03%) Junior Developer
19 57 (2.92%) Graduate Software Engineer
20 52 (2.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (20.73%) .NET
2 309 (15.85%) HTML
3 282 (14.47%) XML
4 200 (10.26%) CSS
5 195 (10.01%) STL
6 136 (6.98%) ASP.NET
7 124 (6.36%) Qt
8 116 (5.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 113 (5.80%) MFC
10 108 (5.54%) jQuery
11 103 (5.28%) Web Services
12 100 (5.13%) HTML5
13 73 (3.75%) WPF
14 71 (3.64%) REST
15 62 (3.18%) WCF
16 51 (2.62%) COM
17 50 (2.57%) Ajax
18 44 (2.26%) SOAP
19 43 (2.21%) JSON
20 41 (2.10%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 409 (20.99%) Computer Science
2 256 (13.13%) Mathematics
3 225 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 130 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 128 (6.57%) Embedded Systems
6 119 (6.11%) Physics
7 72 (3.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 62 (3.18%) Visualisation
9 55 (2.82%) Device Driver
10 53 (2.72%) Derivative
11 52 (2.67%) Equities
12 49 (2.51%) Client/Server
13 32 (1.64%) VHDL
14 30 (1.54%) Management Information System
15 27 (1.39%) Mobile App
16 25 (1.28%) Data Integration
16 25 (1.28%) User Experience
16 25 (1.28%) Raspberry Pi
17 24 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
18 23 (1.18%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 698 (35.81%) Linux
2 588 (30.17%) Windows
3 320 (16.42%) UNIX
4 104 (5.34%) Android
5 88 (4.52%) Apple iOS
6 45 (2.31%) Embedded Linux
7 36 (1.85%) Solaris
8 34 (1.74%) VxWorks
8 34 (1.74%) Windows 7
9 22 (1.13%) Mac OS X
10 20 (1.03%) Windows XP
11 16 (0.82%) CentOS
12 13 (0.67%) Windows 2000
13 12 (0.62%) Windows NT
13 12 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.46%) Windows CE
14 9 (0.46%) Debian
14 9 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (0.41%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1035 (53.10%) Software Engineering
2 431 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
3 373 (19.14%) OO
4 248 (12.72%) SDLC
5 234 (12.01%) Multithreading
6 219 (11.24%) UML
7 195 (10.01%) OOD
8 174 (8.93%) TDD
9 137 (7.03%) Unit Testing
10 114 (5.85%) OOP
11 108 (5.54%) MVC
11 108 (5.54%) Scrum
11 108 (5.54%) Software Architecture
12 91 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
13 88 (4.52%) Software Testing
14 87 (4.46%) Project Management
15 75 (3.85%) Web Development
16 70 (3.59%) Use Case
17 67 (3.44%) Static Code Analysis
18 61 (3.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 827 (42.43%) C#
2 731 (37.51%) Java
3 672 (34.48%) C
4 437 (22.42%) SQL
5 416 (21.34%) Python
6 388 (19.91%) JavaScript
7 126 (6.46%) PHP
8 121 (6.21%) Embedded C++
9 108 (5.54%) Ruby
10 104 (5.34%) Perl
11 96 (4.93%) VB
12 92 (4.72%) Embedded C
13 74 (3.80%) MATLAB
14 64 (3.28%) VB.NET
15 46 (2.36%) Bash Shell
16 44 (2.26%) Objective-C
17 40 (2.05%) Shell Script
18 39 (2.00%) VC++
19 35 (1.80%) PL/SQL
20 34 (1.74%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 733 (37.61%) Degree
2 131 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 80 (4.10%) PhD
4 77 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 35 (1.80%) DV Cleared
6 33 (1.69%) ISEB
7 32 (1.64%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
9 10 (0.51%) MOS
10 9 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.36%) Chartered Engineer
12 6 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.31%) CCNP
12 6 (0.31%) CCNA
13 4 (0.21%) OCPJP
13 4 (0.21%) OCMJD
14 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.15%) HND
14 3 (0.15%) BC Cleared
15 2 (0.10%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (4.57%) QA
2 21 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.31%) TickIT
5 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.15%) SLA
6 3 (0.15%) JTAG
7 2 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.10%) GAMP
7 2 (0.10%) GMP
7 2 (0.10%) HL7
8 1 (0.051%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 87 (4.46%) Firmware
2 11 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.46%) iptables
4 5 (0.26%) NFS
5 4 (0.21%) Xen
5 4 (0.21%) XenServer
6 2 (0.10%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 26 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (0.92%) Puppet
2 18 (0.92%) Nessus
3 16 (0.82%) Nmap
4 15 (0.77%) StatsD
5 12 (0.62%) logstash
6 6 (0.31%) Ansible
7 5 (0.26%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.10%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (0.10%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.051%) Netcool
10 1 (0.051%) Nagios
10 1 (0.051%) Cacti
10 1 (0.051%) Icinga
10 1 (0.051%) Iperf
Vendors
1 223 (11.44%) Microsoft
2 122 (6.26%) Oracle
3 33 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 30 (1.54%) QNX
5 17 (0.87%) SAP
6 16 (0.82%) VMware
7 14 (0.72%) TOWER Software
8 13 (0.67%) Progress
9 12 (0.62%) Cisco
9 12 (0.62%) EMC
9 12 (0.62%) Perforce
10 11 (0.56%) Websense
11 10 (0.51%) JD Edwards
11 10 (0.51%) Fidessa
11 10 (0.51%) IBM
12 9 (0.46%) Xilinx
12 9 (0.46%) Xamarin
13 8 (0.41%) ServiceNow
13 8 (0.41%) Splunk
13 8 (0.41%) Adobe
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, plus Bonus + 27 days holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, plus Share Scheme + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Revolution Technology Ltd
Posted: Yesterday