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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 35 62 43
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1251 921 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.86% 4.36% 5.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.13% 8.89% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 787 1172
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median 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
9526 10361 11550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.25% 49.01% 49.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8480 8887 10066
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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 29 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey +11 345 £42,750 -14.50% 54
Oxfordshire +20 248 £51,500 +32.05% 16
Hampshire +6 183 £40,000 -5.88% 29
Berkshire +85 177 £50,000 +11.11% 34
West Sussex +11 159 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Buckinghamshire +33 62 £40,000 -11.11% 7
East Sussex +13 47 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Kent -1 21 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Middlesex +5 5 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Isle of Wight - 4 - -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 1251 (51.55%) Software Engineering
2 972 (40.05%) C#
3 923 (38.03%) Degree
4 896 (36.92%) Java
5 852 (35.11%) Linux
6 824 (33.95%) Agile Software Development
7 785 (32.34%) C
8 749 (30.86%) Windows
9 684 (28.18%) Python
10 654 (26.95%) Computer Science
11 625 (25.75%) SQL
12 549 (22.62%) JavaScript
13 518 (21.34%) OO
14 465 (19.16%) HTML
15 440 (18.13%) .NET
16 396 (16.32%) CSS
17 388 (15.99%) Multithreading
18 358 (14.75%) Finance
19 326 (13.43%) Mathematics
20 299 (12.32%) SQL Server
21 290 (11.95%) TDD
22 277 (11.41%) SDLC
23 275 (11.33%) XML
24 256 (10.55%) Unix
25 235 (9.68%) Microsoft
26 234 (9.64%) Telecoms
27 232 (9.56%) Perl
28 228 (9.39%) Visual Studio
29 222 (9.15%) Oracle
30 209 (8.61%) Scrum

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 68 (2.80%) IIS
2 65 (2.68%) Node.js
3 55 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 50 (2.06%) Apache
5 33 (1.36%) JBoss
6 28 (1.15%) Apache Spark
7 26 (1.07%) Confluence
7 26 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (1.03%) nginx
9 22 (0.91%) WebLogic
10 18 (0.74%) WebSphere
11 13 (0.54%) GlassFish
11 13 (0.54%) Jetty
12 11 (0.45%) LiveLink
12 11 (0.45%) OpenEdge
13 10 (0.41%) Drupal
13 10 (0.41%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.21%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.21%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.21%) WinCC
Applications
1 87 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.11%) Photoshop
3 18 (0.74%) MS Office
4 11 (0.45%) GIMP
5 6 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
5 6 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.25%) Maple
5 6 (0.25%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.16%) MS Project
7 4 (0.16%) OrCAD
8 2 (0.082%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.082%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.041%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.041%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.041%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.12%) Odoo
3 2 (0.082%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.041%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 60 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (2.02%) SaaS
3 39 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (0.45%) iTunes
6 6 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.25%) PaaS
7 4 (0.16%) IaaS
8 3 (0.12%) GitHub
8 3 (0.12%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.082%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.041%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.041%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 151 (6.22%) TCP/IP
2 58 (2.39%) Internet
3 49 (2.02%) HTTP
4 43 (1.77%) Wireless
5 40 (1.65%) DNS
6 37 (1.52%) SMTP
7 30 (1.24%) VoIP
8 22 (0.91%) Wireshark
9 21 (0.87%) Network Security
10 19 (0.78%) Bluetooth
10 19 (0.78%) SAN
10 19 (0.78%) SSL
11 15 (0.62%) FTP
11 15 (0.62%) LAN
11 15 (0.62%) WAN
11 15 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (0.54%) Software-Defined Radio
13 12 (0.49%) Ethernet
13 12 (0.49%) IMAP
13 12 (0.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 138 (5.69%) MySQL
3 78 (3.21%) Big Data
3 78 (3.21%) NoSQL
4 74 (3.05%) Relational Database
5 54 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 46 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (1.85%) Hadoop
8 26 (1.07%) RDBMS
9 24 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 24 (0.99%) Data Mining
9 24 (0.99%) QlikView
10 22 (0.91%) MariaDB
11 16 (0.66%) Oracle Database
12 13 (0.54%) GIS
12 13 (0.54%) HBase
13 10 (0.41%) CouchDB
14 7 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.21%) Amazon Redshift
15 5 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 228 (9.39%) Visual Studio
2 155 (6.39%) Subversion
3 141 (5.81%) Git (software)
4 92 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 89 (3.67%) Jenkins
6 73 (3.01%) Eclipse
7 60 (2.47%) JIRA
8 59 (2.43%) NUnit
9 42 (1.73%) Maven
10 41 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
11 34 (1.40%) Metasploit
12 32 (1.32%) JUnit
13 29 (1.19%) ClearCase
14 28 (1.15%) GCC
15 25 (1.03%) Bugzilla
16 24 (0.99%) Artifactory
16 24 (0.99%) InstallShield
17 22 (0.91%) Ant
18 21 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 20 (0.82%) Selenium
General
1 358 (14.75%) Finance
2 234 (9.64%) Telecoms
3 147 (6.06%) Games
4 140 (5.77%) Electronics
5 122 (5.03%) Aerospace
6 116 (4.78%) Automotive
7 115 (4.74%) Manufacturing
8 50 (2.06%) Banking
8 50 (2.06%) Marketing
9 37 (1.52%) Retail
10 35 (1.44%) Military
11 20 (0.82%) Advertising
12 13 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.45%) Avionics
14 11 (0.45%) Legal
15 4 (0.16%) Billing
15 4 (0.16%) French Language
15 4 (0.16%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1033 (42.56%) Developer
2 809 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 484 (19.94%) C++ Developer
4 423 (17.43%) Software Developer
5 410 (16.89%) C++ Software Engineer
6 296 (12.20%) C# Developer
7 221 (9.11%) C++ Software Developer
8 214 (8.82%) Senior Developer
9 195 (8.03%) Graduate
10 172 (7.09%) C# Software Developer
11 165 (6.80%) Embedded Engineer
12 154 (6.35%) Java Developer
13 152 (6.26%) Senior Software Engineer
14 136 (5.60%) Java Engineer
15 131 (5.40%) .NET Developer
16 127 (5.23%) Java Software Engineer
17 125 (5.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
18 117 (4.82%) C# Software Engineer
19 113 (4.66%) C# .NET Developer
20 112 (4.61%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 465 (19.16%) HTML
2 440 (18.13%) .NET
3 396 (16.32%) CSS
4 275 (11.33%) XML
5 187 (7.70%) STL
6 162 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 151 (6.22%) Web Services
8 119 (4.90%) MFC
9 115 (4.74%) HTML5
10 113 (4.66%) AngularJS
11 105 (4.33%) JSON
12 104 (4.29%) jQuery
13 96 (3.96%) ASP.NET
14 91 (3.75%) XSLT
15 89 (3.67%) REST
16 81 (3.34%) Qt
16 81 (3.34%) WPF
17 65 (2.68%) JSP
18 64 (2.64%) OpenGL
19 63 (2.60%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 654 (26.95%) Computer Science
2 326 (13.43%) Mathematics
3 187 (7.70%) Embedded Systems
4 177 (7.29%) Algorithms
5 176 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
6 144 (5.93%) Physics
7 65 (2.68%) Visualisation
8 57 (2.35%) Client/Server
9 50 (2.06%) Mobile App
10 48 (1.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 48 (1.98%) Hedge funds
10 48 (1.98%) User Experience
11 43 (1.77%) Device Driver
12 41 (1.69%) VHDL
13 33 (1.36%) Cybercrime
14 32 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
15 28 (1.15%) Management Information System
16 26 (1.07%) iPad
16 26 (1.07%) Statistics
17 24 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 852 (35.11%) Linux
2 749 (30.86%) Windows
3 256 (10.55%) Unix
4 151 (6.22%) Android
5 123 (5.07%) Apple iOS
6 86 (3.54%) VxWorks
7 39 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
8 38 (1.57%) Windows Server
9 36 (1.48%) Mac OS X
10 32 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
11 29 (1.19%) Solaris
12 20 (0.82%) CentOS
13 17 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.41%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (0.29%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.25%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.21%) Windows 7
19 2 (0.082%) Nucleus RTOS
19 2 (0.082%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1251 (51.55%) Software Engineering
2 824 (33.95%) Agile Software Development
3 518 (21.34%) OO
4 388 (15.99%) Multithreading
5 290 (11.95%) TDD
6 277 (11.41%) SDLC
7 209 (8.61%) Scrum
8 195 (8.03%) OOP
9 185 (7.62%) UML
10 183 (7.54%) OOD
11 163 (6.72%) Software Architecture
12 137 (5.64%) Unit Testing
13 127 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
13 127 (5.23%) Mentoring
14 122 (5.03%) Cross-Platform Development
15 117 (4.82%) MVC
16 112 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
17 111 (4.57%) Cybersecurity
18 104 (4.29%) Open Source
19 91 (3.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 972 (40.05%) C#
2 896 (36.92%) Java
3 785 (32.34%) C
4 684 (28.18%) Python
5 625 (25.75%) SQL
6 549 (22.62%) JavaScript
7 232 (9.56%) Perl
8 131 (5.40%) Ruby
9 121 (4.99%) Bash Shell
10 101 (4.16%) PHP
11 98 (4.04%) R
12 81 (3.34%) Embedded C++
13 74 (3.05%) MATLAB
14 60 (2.47%) VB
15 56 (2.31%) Assembly Language
16 55 (2.27%) VC++
17 50 (2.06%) Embedded C
18 49 (2.02%) PL/SQL
18 49 (2.02%) Shell Script
19 42 (1.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 923 (38.03%) Degree
2 195 (8.03%) Security Cleared
3 106 (4.37%) PhD
4 102 (4.20%) SC Cleared
5 72 (2.97%) DV Cleared
6 34 (1.40%) ISEB
6 34 (1.40%) ISTQB
7 25 (1.03%) CEH
8 23 (0.95%) OSCP
9 22 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (0.87%) GIAC
11 19 (0.78%) CREST Certified
12 12 (0.49%) CISSP
13 11 (0.45%) Postgraduate
14 6 (0.25%) GPEN
14 6 (0.25%) SANS
15 5 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (0.21%) HND
16 3 (0.12%) PMI Certification
16 3 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (6.96%) QA
2 24 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.45%) ISO13485
3 11 (0.45%) SLA
4 10 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.37%) DICOM
6 7 (0.29%) MISRA
7 6 (0.25%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.21%) Def Stans
8 5 (0.21%) GAMP
8 5 (0.21%) GMP
9 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 7816
10 3 (0.12%) DO-254
11 2 (0.082%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.082%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.082%) MISRA C
11 2 (0.082%) SDET
11 2 (0.082%) TickIT
12 1 (0.041%) Data Quality
System Software
1 71 (2.93%) Firmware
2 22 (0.91%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.54%) HDFS
4 13 (0.54%) VMware ESX
5 12 (0.49%) Docker
6 7 (0.29%) Xen
7 6 (0.25%) iptables
7 6 (0.25%) NFS
7 6 (0.25%) XenServer
8 4 (0.16%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.041%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (2.64%) Nessus
2 60 (2.47%) Nmap
3 26 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (0.95%) OpenVAS
5 19 (0.78%) StatsD
6 14 (0.58%) logstash
7 13 (0.54%) Perfmon
8 12 (0.49%) Puppet
9 7 (0.29%) Ansible
9 7 (0.29%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.21%) Hyperic
10 5 (0.21%) Nagios
10 5 (0.21%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.16%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.082%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.082%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.082%) Norton AntiVirus
13 1 (0.041%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 235 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 222 (9.15%) Oracle
3 93 (3.83%) Sophos
4 37 (1.52%) VMware
5 31 (1.28%) Progress
6 29 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 28 (1.15%) Atlassian
7 28 (1.15%) Coverity
8 27 (1.11%) Qualys
9 24 (0.99%) Informatica
10 23 (0.95%) TOWER Software
11 18 (0.74%) SAP
12 17 (0.70%) Adobe
13 13 (0.54%) Xamarin
14 10 (0.41%) HP
14 10 (0.41%) Intel
15 9 (0.37%) Cadence
15 9 (0.37%) Cisco
16 8 (0.33%) Google
16 8 (0.33%) Intel Security
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Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
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Surrey
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