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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 34 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1284 990 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.07% 4.65% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.20% 9.54% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 817 1095
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
9725 10374 11460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 53.53% 48.71% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8687 8862 9969
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 £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +15 348 £45,000 - 62
Oxfordshire +18 270 £50,000 +28.20% 35
Berkshire +54 175 £45,000 - 25
Hampshire -11 171 £45,000 - 31
West Sussex +16 164 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Buckinghamshire +42 79 £37,500 -12.79% 9
East Sussex -1 42 £44,000 +17.33% 5
Kent +23 25 £37,500 - 5
Middlesex +9 6 £45,000 - 1
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 1299 (52.04%) Software Engineering
2 982 (39.34%) C#
3 920 (36.86%) Java
4 907 (36.34%) Degree
5 875 (35.06%) Linux
6 851 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
7 837 (33.53%) C
8 793 (31.77%) Windows
9 699 (28.00%) Python
10 643 (25.76%) SQL
11 639 (25.60%) Computer Science
12 545 (21.83%) JavaScript
13 532 (21.31%) OO
14 459 (18.39%) HTML
15 449 (17.99%) .NET
16 407 (16.31%) Multithreading
17 394 (15.79%) Finance
18 392 (15.71%) CSS
19 321 (12.86%) Mathematics
20 303 (12.14%) TDD
21 293 (11.74%) SDLC
22 286 (11.46%) Telecoms
23 284 (11.38%) XML
24 275 (11.02%) Unix
25 270 (10.82%) SQL Server
26 256 (10.26%) Oracle
27 244 (9.78%) Scrum
28 239 (9.58%) Perl
29 230 (9.21%) Microsoft
30 210 (8.41%) Visual Studio

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 66 (2.64%) IIS
2 53 (2.12%) Apache
2 53 (2.12%) Tomcat
3 33 (1.32%) Apache Spark
4 32 (1.28%) JBoss
5 29 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (1.08%) nginx
7 22 (0.88%) WebLogic
8 17 (0.68%) WebSphere
9 15 (0.60%) Confluence
10 13 (0.52%) GlassFish
11 12 (0.48%) Jetty
12 10 (0.40%) LiveLink
12 10 (0.40%) SharePoint
13 7 (0.28%) OpenEdge
14 6 (0.24%) Drupal
15 5 (0.20%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.20%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.16%) SAS
17 3 (0.12%) CMS
Applications
1 76 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 24 (0.96%) MS Office
3 23 (0.92%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.40%) GIMP
5 9 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
6 6 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.24%) GNU Octave
6 6 (0.24%) Maple
6 6 (0.24%) Mathematica
7 4 (0.16%) MS Project
7 4 (0.16%) OrCAD
8 2 (0.080%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.080%) Simulink
9 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.040%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.040%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.040%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.12%) Odoo
4 2 (0.080%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.080%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 62 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (2.12%) SaaS
3 43 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.40%) iTunes
6 7 (0.28%) PaaS
7 6 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.20%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.20%) IaaS
9 3 (0.12%) GitHub
10 1 (0.040%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.040%) Heroku
10 1 (0.040%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 138 (5.53%) TCP/IP
2 58 (2.32%) Internet
3 46 (1.84%) HTTP
4 44 (1.76%) Wireless
5 39 (1.56%) VoIP
6 38 (1.52%) SMTP
7 36 (1.44%) DNS
8 25 (1.00%) Wireshark
9 24 (0.96%) SSL
10 20 (0.80%) Bluetooth
10 20 (0.80%) Ethernet
10 20 (0.80%) Network Security
11 19 (0.76%) SAN
12 18 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (0.52%) 3G
13 13 (0.52%) LAN
13 13 (0.52%) Software-Defined Radio
13 13 (0.52%) WAN
14 12 (0.48%) IMAP
14 12 (0.48%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 135 (5.41%) MySQL
3 81 (3.25%) NoSQL
4 76 (3.04%) Relational Database
5 71 (2.84%) Big Data
6 66 (2.64%) MongoDB
7 56 (2.24%) Hadoop
8 49 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
9 33 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 28 (1.12%) MariaDB
11 24 (0.96%) QlikView
12 21 (0.84%) RDBMS
13 20 (0.80%) Data Mining
14 17 (0.68%) Oracle Database
15 15 (0.60%) GIS
16 13 (0.52%) HBase
17 8 (0.32%) CouchDB
18 7 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
18 7 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 5 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 210 (8.41%) Visual Studio
2 168 (6.73%) Subversion
3 153 (6.13%) Git (software)
4 105 (4.21%) Jenkins
5 86 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 80 (3.21%) Eclipse
7 78 (3.13%) JIRA
8 55 (2.20%) Maven
8 55 (2.20%) NUnit
9 40 (1.60%) Metasploit
10 36 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
11 35 (1.40%) Ant
12 31 (1.24%) JUnit
13 30 (1.20%) InstallShield
14 25 (1.00%) ClearCase
14 25 (1.00%) GCC
15 24 (0.96%) Artifactory
16 23 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 22 (0.88%) Bugzilla
18 19 (0.76%) CMake
General
1 394 (15.79%) Finance
2 286 (11.46%) Telecoms
3 160 (6.41%) Games
4 150 (6.01%) Aerospace
5 144 (5.77%) Electronics
6 139 (5.57%) Automotive
7 105 (4.21%) Manufacturing
8 57 (2.28%) Banking
9 44 (1.76%) Marketing
10 42 (1.68%) Military
11 22 (0.88%) Advertising
12 21 (0.84%) Retail
13 10 (0.40%) Legal
13 10 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.36%) Avionics
15 8 (0.32%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.20%) Italian Language
17 4 (0.16%) Billing
17 4 (0.16%) Multimedia
18 3 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1056 (42.31%) Developer
2 830 (33.25%) Software Engineer
3 507 (20.31%) C++ Developer
4 439 (17.59%) Software Developer
5 405 (16.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 299 (11.98%) C# Developer
7 234 (9.38%) C++ Software Developer
8 209 (8.37%) Graduate
8 209 (8.37%) Senior Developer
9 180 (7.21%) Embedded Engineer
10 171 (6.85%) C# Software Developer
11 164 (6.57%) Java Developer
12 148 (5.93%) Senior Software Engineer
13 138 (5.53%) .NET Developer
14 133 (5.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 133 (5.33%) Java Engineer
15 126 (5.05%) Senior Software Developer
16 124 (4.97%) Java Software Engineer
17 121 (4.85%) C# Software Engineer
18 120 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (18.39%) HTML
2 449 (17.99%) .NET
3 392 (15.71%) CSS
4 284 (11.38%) XML
5 195 (7.81%) STL
6 164 (6.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 162 (6.49%) Web Services
8 119 (4.77%) MFC
9 116 (4.65%) JSON
10 111 (4.45%) AngularJS
11 109 (4.37%) HTML5
12 98 (3.93%) REST
13 94 (3.77%) jQuery
14 90 (3.61%) XSLT
15 84 (3.37%) ASP.NET
16 82 (3.29%) Qt
17 80 (3.21%) WPF
18 75 (3.00%) .NET Framework
19 67 (2.68%) JSP
20 64 (2.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 639 (25.60%) Computer Science
2 321 (12.86%) Mathematics
3 197 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 183 (7.33%) Embedded Systems
5 181 (7.25%) Algorithms
6 153 (6.13%) Physics
7 74 (2.96%) Visualisation
8 54 (2.16%) Client/Server
9 47 (1.88%) Device Driver
10 46 (1.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 46 (1.84%) Hedge funds
10 46 (1.84%) User Experience
11 38 (1.52%) Mobile App
12 36 (1.44%) VHDL
13 33 (1.32%) Cybercrime
14 29 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
15 28 (1.12%) iPad
16 25 (1.00%) Management Information System
17 24 (0.96%) Statistics
18 22 (0.88%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 875 (35.06%) Linux
2 793 (31.77%) Windows
3 275 (11.02%) Unix
4 135 (5.41%) Android
5 110 (4.41%) Apple iOS
6 87 (3.49%) VxWorks
7 39 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
7 39 (1.56%) Solaris
8 34 (1.36%) Windows Server
9 33 (1.32%) Mac OS X
9 33 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
10 21 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (0.72%) CentOS
12 13 (0.52%) Mac OS
13 10 (0.40%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.32%) Windows CE
15 7 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (0.24%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.20%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1299 (52.04%) Software Engineering
2 851 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 532 (21.31%) OO
4 407 (16.31%) Multithreading
5 303 (12.14%) TDD
6 293 (11.74%) SDLC
7 244 (9.78%) Scrum
8 202 (8.09%) OOP
9 198 (7.93%) UML
10 183 (7.33%) OOD
11 157 (6.29%) Software Architecture
12 141 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
13 139 (5.57%) Unit Testing
14 138 (5.53%) Mentoring
15 126 (5.05%) Cross-Platform Development
16 122 (4.89%) Cybersecurity
17 111 (4.45%) MVC
18 104 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
19 98 (3.93%) Open Source
20 89 (3.57%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 982 (39.34%) C#
2 920 (36.86%) Java
3 837 (33.53%) C
4 699 (28.00%) Python
5 643 (25.76%) SQL
6 545 (21.83%) JavaScript
7 239 (9.58%) Perl
8 152 (6.09%) Bash Shell
9 131 (5.25%) Ruby
10 110 (4.41%) PHP
11 105 (4.21%) R
12 93 (3.73%) MATLAB
13 77 (3.08%) Embedded C++
14 64 (2.56%) VC++
15 60 (2.40%) VB
16 57 (2.28%) Assembly Language
16 57 (2.28%) Shell Script
17 55 (2.20%) Embedded C
18 54 (2.16%) PL/SQL
19 38 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 907 (36.34%) Degree
2 205 (8.21%) Security Cleared
3 114 (4.57%) PhD
4 99 (3.97%) SC Cleared
5 70 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 44 (1.76%) ISTQB
7 42 (1.68%) ISEB
8 31 (1.24%) CEH
9 29 (1.16%) OSCP
10 25 (1.00%) GIAC
11 20 (0.80%) CREST Certified
12 19 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (0.56%) GPEN
14 13 (0.52%) CISSP
15 8 (0.32%) Postgraduate
16 6 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
16 6 (0.24%) HND
17 5 (0.20%) SANS
18 4 (0.16%) RHCA
19 3 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (6.33%) QA
2 39 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 20 (0.80%) DICOM
4 19 (0.76%) ISO13485
5 12 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.32%) HIPAA
6 8 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.32%) SLA
7 5 (0.20%) Def Stans
7 5 (0.20%) MISRA
8 3 (0.12%) DO-254
9 2 (0.080%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.080%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.080%) GAMP
9 2 (0.080%) GMP
9 2 (0.080%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.080%) SDET
9 2 (0.080%) TickIT
10 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 12207
10 1 (0.040%) MISRA C
System Software
1 76 (3.04%) Firmware
2 30 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 18 (0.72%) Docker
5 13 (0.52%) HDFS
5 13 (0.52%) VMware ESX
6 12 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.16%) Xen
8 3 (0.12%) iptables
8 3 (0.12%) XenServer
9 2 (0.080%) NFS
9 2 (0.080%) Squid
10 1 (0.040%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 74 (2.96%) Nessus
2 70 (2.80%) Nmap
3 38 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (1.04%) OpenVAS
5 24 (0.96%) Puppet
6 22 (0.88%) StatsD
7 15 (0.60%) logstash
8 13 (0.52%) Perfmon
9 11 (0.44%) Ansible
9 11 (0.44%) HAProxy
10 6 (0.24%) Nagios
11 5 (0.20%) Hyperic
11 5 (0.20%) yum
11 5 (0.20%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.16%) HP Fortify
13 3 (0.12%) everRun
13 3 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
14 2 (0.080%) AirWatch
14 2 (0.080%) Norton AntiVirus
15 1 (0.040%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 256 (10.26%) Oracle
2 230 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 87 (3.49%) Sophos
4 45 (1.80%) VMware
5 37 (1.48%) Coverity
6 35 (1.40%) Red Hat
7 31 (1.24%) Qualys
8 24 (0.96%) Informatica
9 22 (0.88%) Atlassian
9 22 (0.88%) Progress
10 20 (0.80%) TOWER Software
11 17 (0.68%) Intel
11 17 (0.68%) SAP
12 16 (0.64%) Adobe
13 12 (0.48%) Xamarin
14 11 (0.44%) Cisco
15 9 (0.36%) Google
16 8 (0.32%) Cadence
16 8 (0.32%) HP
17 7 (0.28%) IBM
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 44,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Relocation Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £52000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago