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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / South East
Rank 46 41 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 784 1155 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.33% 5.93% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.42% 11.29% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 657 1005 846
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
7525 10232 9948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.20% 52.53% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6573 9047 8608
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +7 179 £42,500 -5.55% 34
Surrey +11 172 £50,000 +5.26% 28
Berkshire +18 139 £46,250 -7.50% 43
Oxfordshire -9 118 £45,000 -10.00% 18
West Sussex +10 87 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Buckinghamshire +4 40 £40,000 -9.09% 9
East Sussex -13 26 £45,000 +2.27% 2
Kent -4 21 £29,000 -31.76% 2
Thames Valley - 3 £60,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for C++.

1 900 (52.97%) Software Engineering
2 708 (41.67%) Linux
3 673 (39.61%) Java
4 667 (39.26%) C#
5 643 (37.85%) C
6 525 (30.90%) Windows
7 520 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
8 515 (30.31%) Python
9 502 (29.55%) Degree
10 395 (23.25%) Computer Science
11 368 (21.66%) SQL
12 336 (19.78%) .NET
13 278 (16.36%) Multithreading
14 274 (16.13%) JavaScript
15 266 (15.66%) HTML
16 259 (15.24%) Scrum
17 206 (12.12%) Unix
18 196 (11.54%) Microsoft
19 192 (11.30%) OO
20 181 (10.65%) Mathematics
21 175 (10.30%) CSS
22 174 (10.24%) TDD
23 173 (10.18%) Finance
24 151 (8.89%) Perl
24 151 (8.89%) Git (software)
25 145 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
26 144 (8.48%) STL
27 139 (8.18%) SDLC
28 137 (8.06%) Visual Studio
29 134 (7.89%) Embedded Systems

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (1.65%) IIS
2 17 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (0.94%) Tomcat
4 13 (0.77%) MS Exchange
5 10 (0.59%) JBoss
5 10 (0.59%) WordPress
6 9 (0.53%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.47%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.47%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.41%) Apache
8 7 (0.41%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.29%) CMS
10 5 (0.29%) Jetty
10 5 (0.29%) nginx
11 4 (0.24%) Confluence
11 4 (0.24%) Drupal
11 4 (0.24%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.12%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.12%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 32 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.24%) GNU Octave
3 7 (0.41%) Simulink
4 6 (0.35%) Acrobat
4 6 (0.35%) Fireworks
4 6 (0.35%) MS Office
4 6 (0.35%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.35%) RoboHelp
5 4 (0.24%) CATIA
5 4 (0.24%) Siemens NX
6 3 (0.18%) Mathcad
6 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.12%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.059%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.059%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (0.059%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.41%) LabWindows
2 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.24%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.12%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.59%) SaaS
4 19 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.53%) Google App Engine
5 9 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (0.53%) PaaS
6 4 (0.24%) Office 365
7 1 (0.059%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 111 (6.53%) TCP/IP
2 69 (4.06%) HTTP
3 45 (2.65%) Internet
4 37 (2.18%) DNS
5 34 (2.00%) SMTP
6 25 (1.47%) LDAP
7 24 (1.41%) Firewall
8 22 (1.29%) FTP
8 22 (1.29%) Kerberos
8 22 (1.29%) LTE
9 19 (1.12%) Wireshark
10 17 (1.00%) ATM
10 17 (1.00%) VPN
11 12 (0.71%) Broadband
11 12 (0.71%) Network Security
11 12 (0.71%) Wireless
12 10 (0.59%) UMTS
12 10 (0.59%) VoIP
13 9 (0.53%) GSM
13 9 (0.53%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (7.65%) SQL Server
2 70 (4.12%) NoSQL
3 65 (3.83%) Big Data
4 50 (2.94%) MySQL
5 42 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 41 (2.41%) Hadoop
7 26 (1.53%) MongoDB
8 21 (1.24%) Oracle Database
9 19 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (0.88%) MariaDB
10 15 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (0.71%) Data Mining
13 9 (0.53%) BigQuery
14 7 (0.41%) Data Lake
14 7 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.24%) GIS
15 4 (0.24%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.24%) Spotfire
15 4 (0.24%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 151 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 137 (8.06%) Visual Studio
3 89 (5.24%) Subversion
4 56 (3.30%) Jenkins
5 34 (2.00%) Metasploit
6 30 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (1.47%) Eclipse
7 25 (1.47%) NUnit
8 22 (1.29%) JIRA
9 19 (1.12%) Selenium
10 16 (0.94%) JUnit
10 16 (0.94%) TestNG
11 15 (0.88%) Ant
11 15 (0.88%) FitNesse
12 14 (0.82%) Cucumber
13 13 (0.77%) Grunt
13 13 (0.77%) gulp
13 13 (0.77%) Maven
13 13 (0.77%) Rational DOORS
14 11 (0.65%) CMake
General
1 173 (10.18%) Finance
2 114 (6.71%) Telecoms
3 68 (4.00%) Electronics
4 66 (3.88%) Banking
5 43 (2.53%) Games
6 37 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 26 (1.53%) Aerospace
8 22 (1.29%) Automotive
9 19 (1.12%) Military
10 17 (1.00%) Advertising
10 17 (1.00%) Marketing
11 15 (0.88%) Retail
12 9 (0.53%) Legal
13 8 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.41%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.29%) Billing
16 3 (0.18%) Back Office
17 2 (0.12%) Avionics
17 2 (0.12%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 632 (37.20%) Developer
2 572 (33.67%) Software Engineer
3 260 (15.30%) C++ Software Engineer
4 215 (12.65%) Software Developer
5 209 (12.30%) C++ Developer
6 161 (9.48%) C# Developer
7 151 (8.89%) Graduate
8 150 (8.83%) Senior Software Engineer
9 129 (7.59%) Embedded Engineer
10 96 (5.65%) C++ Software Developer
11 92 (5.41%) Analyst
12 88 (5.18%) Java Developer
13 84 (4.94%) Linux Engineer
14 80 (4.71%) Senior Developer
15 79 (4.65%) .NET Developer
15 79 (4.65%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
16 74 (4.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 71 (4.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 71 (4.18%) Junior
18 61 (3.59%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (19.78%) .NET
2 266 (15.66%) HTML
3 175 (10.30%) CSS
4 144 (8.48%) STL
5 131 (7.71%) XML
6 126 (7.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 125 (7.36%) Web Services
8 92 (5.41%) ASP.NET
9 88 (5.18%) Qt
10 74 (4.36%) AngularJS
10 74 (4.36%) WPF
11 66 (3.88%) WinForms
12 65 (3.83%) WCF
13 62 (3.65%) MFC
14 54 (3.18%) .NET Framework
15 50 (2.94%) OpenCL
16 49 (2.88%) OpenCV
17 48 (2.83%) jQuery
18 47 (2.77%) HTML5
19 40 (2.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 395 (23.25%) Computer Science
2 181 (10.65%) Mathematics
3 134 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
4 131 (7.71%) Algorithms
5 113 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
5 113 (6.65%) Physics
6 45 (2.65%) Visualisation
7 43 (2.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 42 (2.47%) Contactless
9 37 (2.18%) VHDL
10 32 (1.88%) Client/Server
11 28 (1.65%) Data Structures
12 25 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (1.18%) Derivative
14 19 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
15 18 (1.06%) Equities
15 18 (1.06%) Robotics
16 15 (0.88%) Statistics
17 14 (0.82%) Cyber Attack
18 13 (0.77%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 708 (41.67%) Linux
2 525 (30.90%) Windows
3 206 (12.12%) Unix
4 85 (5.00%) Android
5 60 (3.53%) Apple iOS
6 38 (2.24%) Embedded Linux
7 29 (1.71%) VxWorks
8 21 (1.24%) Windows Server
9 20 (1.18%) Mac OS
10 19 (1.12%) Mac OS X
11 13 (0.77%) Solaris
12 12 (0.71%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.59%) VMS
14 9 (0.53%) Kali Linux
15 8 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (0.41%) CentOS
17 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
18 4 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 4 (0.24%) Windows 7
18 4 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 900 (52.97%) Software Engineering
2 520 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 278 (16.36%) Multithreading
4 259 (15.24%) Scrum
5 192 (11.30%) OO
6 174 (10.24%) TDD
7 145 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
8 139 (8.18%) SDLC
9 121 (7.12%) Mentoring
10 98 (5.77%) Unit Testing
11 90 (5.30%) Multithreaded Programming
12 88 (5.18%) Web Development
13 84 (4.94%) Cross-Platform Development
14 80 (4.71%) OOD
15 78 (4.59%) Machine Learning
16 77 (4.53%) Test Automation
17 75 (4.41%) UML
18 71 (4.18%) MVC
19 69 (4.06%) Cybersecurity
20 67 (3.94%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 673 (39.61%) Java
2 667 (39.26%) C#
3 643 (37.85%) C
4 515 (30.31%) Python
5 368 (21.66%) SQL
6 274 (16.13%) JavaScript
7 151 (8.89%) Perl
8 107 (6.30%) Bash Shell
9 100 (5.89%) MATLAB
10 84 (4.94%) PHP
11 70 (4.12%) Ruby
12 64 (3.77%) Embedded C++
13 61 (3.59%) Embedded C
14 55 (3.24%) R
15 50 (2.94%) PowerShell
16 48 (2.83%) VB
17 45 (2.65%) PL/SQL
18 35 (2.06%) Shell Script
19 29 (1.71%) VC++
20 26 (1.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 502 (29.55%) Degree
2 132 (7.77%) Security Cleared
3 74 (4.36%) PhD
4 64 (3.77%) SC Cleared
5 40 (2.35%) ISTQB
6 36 (2.12%) DV Cleared
7 22 (1.29%) CEH
7 22 (1.29%) OSCP
8 18 (1.06%) GPEN
9 17 (1.00%) ISEB
10 16 (0.94%) GIAC
11 14 (0.82%) CREST Certified
12 13 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.35%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.24%) MCSE
15 4 (0.24%) PMP
16 3 (0.18%) CISSP
17 2 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
17 2 (0.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.59%) QA
2 29 (1.71%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.71%) ISO13485
4 9 (0.53%) DICOM
4 9 (0.53%) HL7
5 4 (0.24%) IEC 61508
5 4 (0.24%) SLA
6 1 (0.059%) ISO26262
6 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (3.65%) Firmware
2 29 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.24%) Docker
3 21 (1.24%) NFS
4 16 (0.94%) Active Directory
5 13 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.47%) VMware ESX
7 7 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.35%) Kamailio
8 6 (0.35%) XenServer
9 4 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.18%) HDFS
11 2 (0.12%) iptables
12 1 (0.059%) KVM
12 1 (0.059%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.059%) Snort
12 1 (0.059%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 61 (3.59%) Nessus
1 61 (3.59%) Nmap
2 28 (1.65%) OpenVAS
3 21 (1.24%) Puppet
4 13 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.71%) Perfmon
6 9 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.47%) HP SiteScope
7 8 (0.47%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.41%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.24%) Nagios
10 3 (0.18%) Ansible
10 3 (0.18%) FreeIPA
10 3 (0.18%) yum
11 2 (0.12%) everRun
11 2 (0.12%) Salt
12 1 (0.059%) MAILsweeper
12 1 (0.059%) MIMEsweeper
12 1 (0.059%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.059%) StatsD
Vendors
1 196 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 123 (7.24%) Oracle
3 54 (3.18%) Sophos
4 40 (2.35%) VMware
5 28 (1.65%) Qualys
6 21 (1.24%) Coverity
7 20 (1.18%) SAP
8 17 (1.00%) Citrix
9 16 (0.94%) Intel
10 15 (0.88%) Google
10 15 (0.88%) Perforce
11 14 (0.82%) Cisco
12 13 (0.77%) HP
12 13 (0.77%) IBM
13 10 (0.59%) Adobe
14 9 (0.53%) Tableau
14 9 (0.53%) Xilinx
15 8 (0.47%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.47%) Riverbed
15 8 (0.47%) SOASTA, Inc
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
IC Resources
Salary: negotiable with an excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Net2Edge Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago