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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 56 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 965 1230 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.42% 5.68% 6.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.63% 11.42% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 838 1090 1278
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £57,500
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
10016 10775 11391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 45.87% 49.75% 51.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8361 9444 10131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +18 301 £45,000 - 45
Hampshire -17 186 £38,250 -4.37% 33
Berkshire -66 120 £45,000 +12.50% 24
West Sussex -12 102 £40,000 -5.88% 17
Oxfordshire -6 87 £45,000 +12.50% 21
East Sussex -9 51 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -26 50 £40,000 +9.58% 19
Middlesex +13 37 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Kent +3 33 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Home Counties +10 1 - -
Sussex -15 1 £45,000 -10.00%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 1020 (48.57%) C#
2 987 (47.00%) Software Engineering
3 861 (41.00%) C
4 857 (40.81%) Java
5 812 (38.67%) Linux
6 789 (37.57%) Degree
7 582 (27.71%) Windows
8 550 (26.19%) SQL
9 526 (25.05%) OO
10 519 (24.71%) .NET
11 511 (24.33%) JavaScript
12 489 (23.29%) Computer Science
13 476 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
14 430 (20.48%) HTML
15 362 (17.24%) SQL Server
16 340 (16.19%) Mathematics
17 297 (14.14%) XML
18 289 (13.76%) Python
19 278 (13.24%) CSS
20 271 (12.90%) UNIX
21 257 (12.24%) Finance
22 243 (11.57%) Microsoft
22 243 (11.57%) Multithreading
23 237 (11.29%) Visual Studio
24 223 (10.62%) Security Cleared
25 207 (9.86%) Oracle
26 187 (8.90%) UML
27 185 (8.81%) Web Services
28 178 (8.48%) Physics
29 176 (8.38%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 69 (3.29%) Apache
2 36 (1.71%) IIS
3 32 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 29 (1.38%) Node.js
5 24 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 15 (0.71%) nginx
7 13 (0.62%) Drupal
8 10 (0.48%) CMS
9 8 (0.38%) JBoss
10 5 (0.24%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.19%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.14%) WordPress
13 2 (0.095%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.095%) SAS
13 2 (0.095%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.095%) Kentico
13 2 (0.095%) Lync
13 2 (0.095%) MediaWiki
14 1 (0.048%) Jetty
Applications
1 116 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.81%) MS Office
3 7 (0.33%) MS Project
4 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.19%) Mathematica
5 2 (0.095%) Simulink
5 2 (0.095%) Maya
5 2 (0.095%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.048%) SPSS
6 1 (0.048%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.048%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.048%) Maple
Business Applications
1 7 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.095%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.048%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.05%) SaaS
2 10 (0.48%) GitHub
3 6 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.14%) IaaS
4 3 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.095%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.048%) PaaS
6 1 (0.048%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 130 (6.19%) TCP/IP
2 88 (4.19%) HTTP
3 58 (2.76%) Firewall
4 51 (2.43%) DNS
5 47 (2.24%) Internet
6 42 (2.00%) CTI
6 42 (2.00%) VPN
7 40 (1.90%) Ethernet
8 38 (1.81%) GSM
9 29 (1.38%) IPv6
10 28 (1.33%) IPv4
11 27 (1.29%) Wireless
12 26 (1.24%) SAN
12 26 (1.24%) DVB
13 25 (1.19%) SSL
14 24 (1.14%) LTE
15 23 (1.10%) SMTP
16 22 (1.05%) UMTS
16 22 (1.05%) LDAP
16 22 (1.05%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 125 (5.95%) MySQL
3 58 (2.76%) Relational Database
4 42 (2.00%) Big Data
5 39 (1.86%) NoSQL
6 23 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 19 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (0.71%) Oracle Database
10 14 (0.67%) MongoDB
10 14 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (0.52%) SQLite
12 9 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.29%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 237 (11.29%) Visual Studio
2 159 (7.57%) Subversion
3 77 (3.67%) Git (software)
4 55 (2.62%) Eclipse
5 54 (2.57%) NUnit
6 53 (2.52%) GDB
7 50 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
8 43 (2.05%) GCC
9 39 (1.86%) ClearCase
10 34 (1.62%) Selenium
11 31 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 28 (1.33%) Bugzilla
13 27 (1.29%) Xcode
14 24 (1.14%) JIRA
14 24 (1.14%) Jenkins
15 23 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 20 (0.95%) TestComplete
17 19 (0.90%) Maven
17 19 (0.90%) Rational Rhapsody
17 19 (0.90%) Ranorex
General
1 257 (12.24%) Finance
2 157 (7.48%) Electronics
3 133 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 67 (3.19%) Banking
5 58 (2.76%) Aerospace
6 57 (2.71%) Military
7 53 (2.52%) Games
8 44 (2.10%) Marketing
9 43 (2.05%) Manufacturing
10 32 (1.52%) Automotive
11 29 (1.38%) Investment Banking
12 24 (1.14%) Retail
13 14 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.52%) Multimedia
14 11 (0.52%) French Language
15 10 (0.48%) Legal
16 7 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.24%) Back Office
18 4 (0.19%) Front Office
18 4 (0.19%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 1065 (50.71%) Developer
2 641 (30.52%) Software Engineer
3 407 (19.38%) Software Developer
4 257 (12.24%) C++ Developer
5 191 (9.10%) C++ Software Engineer
6 180 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 168 (8.00%) Graduate
8 136 (6.48%) Analyst
9 127 (6.05%) .NET Developer
10 126 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 116 (5.52%) Programmer
11 116 (5.52%) Junior
12 106 (5.05%) Senior Developer
13 100 (4.76%) Web Developer
14 97 (4.62%) Java Developer
15 95 (4.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 88 (4.19%) Junior Developer
17 87 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
18 85 (4.05%) Graduate Developer
19 62 (2.95%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 519 (24.71%) .NET
2 430 (20.48%) HTML
3 297 (14.14%) XML
4 278 (13.24%) CSS
5 185 (8.81%) Web Services
6 133 (6.33%) ASP.NET
7 122 (5.81%) STL
8 114 (5.43%) MFC
9 105 (5.00%) jQuery
10 97 (4.62%) HTML5
11 87 (4.14%) WCF
12 84 (4.00%) Ajax
13 81 (3.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 76 (3.62%) WPF
15 71 (3.38%) WinForms
16 66 (3.14%) Qt
17 65 (3.10%) SOAP
18 61 (2.90%) LAMP
19 59 (2.81%) JSP
20 54 (2.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 489 (23.29%) Computer Science
2 340 (16.19%) Mathematics
3 178 (8.48%) Physics
4 176 (8.38%) Algorithms
5 153 (7.29%) Embedded Systems
6 129 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
7 58 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
8 56 (2.67%) Open Source
9 48 (2.29%) VHDL
10 46 (2.19%) Client/Server
11 45 (2.14%) User Experience
12 43 (2.05%) Visualisation
13 42 (2.00%) Mobile App
14 35 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 35 (1.67%) Device Driver
15 32 (1.52%) Statistics
16 22 (1.05%) Clustering
16 22 (1.05%) MPEG
16 22 (1.05%) Robotics
17 21 (1.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 812 (38.67%) Linux
2 582 (27.71%) Windows
3 271 (12.90%) UNIX
4 131 (6.24%) Android
5 124 (5.90%) Apple iOS
6 78 (3.71%) Embedded Linux
7 50 (2.38%) Solaris
8 28 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
9 27 (1.29%) Mac OS X
10 20 (0.95%) AIX
11 19 (0.90%) VxWorks
12 17 (0.81%) Windows CE
12 17 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (0.76%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.62%) Windows 7
15 11 (0.52%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (0.38%) LynxOS
17 7 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (47.00%) Software Engineering
2 526 (25.05%) OO
3 476 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
4 243 (11.57%) Multithreading
5 187 (8.90%) UML
6 147 (7.00%) OOD
7 123 (5.86%) Project Management
8 122 (5.81%) OOP
9 117 (5.57%) Scrum
10 111 (5.29%) TDD
11 103 (4.90%) Mentoring
12 100 (4.76%) MVC
13 91 (4.33%) Signal Processing
14 88 (4.19%) Unit Testing
15 85 (4.05%) Software Testing
16 78 (3.71%) Test Automation
16 78 (3.71%) Software Architecture
17 72 (3.43%) Continuous Integration
18 68 (3.24%) Web Development
19 67 (3.19%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1020 (48.57%) C#
2 861 (41.00%) C
3 857 (40.81%) Java
4 550 (26.19%) SQL
5 511 (24.33%) JavaScript
6 289 (13.76%) Python
7 173 (8.24%) Perl
8 170 (8.10%) PHP
9 112 (5.33%) Embedded C++
10 106 (5.05%) MATLAB
10 106 (5.05%) VB
11 99 (4.71%) Embedded C
12 77 (3.67%) Ruby
13 72 (3.43%) Shell Script
14 64 (3.05%) Assembly Language
15 60 (2.86%) Bash Shell
16 55 (2.62%) VB.NET
17 54 (2.57%) VC++
18 45 (2.14%) Objective-C
19 37 (1.76%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 789 (37.57%) Degree
2 223 (10.62%) Security Cleared
3 101 (4.81%) PhD
4 96 (4.57%) SC Cleared
5 47 (2.24%) DV Cleared
6 25 (1.19%) Postgraduate
7 17 (0.81%) ISEB
8 7 (0.33%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.29%) HND
9 6 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.19%) CCNA
10 4 (0.19%) MCSE
10 4 (0.19%) CEH
11 3 (0.14%) MCSA
11 3 (0.14%) MCP
11 3 (0.14%) CISSP
12 2 (0.095%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.095%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (6.05%) QA
2 42 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.43%) JTAG
3 9 (0.43%) DO-178B
4 4 (0.19%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.095%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.095%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.095%) SLA
7 1 (0.048%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.048%) GAMP
System Software
1 66 (3.14%) Firmware
2 46 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.05%) VMware ESX
4 19 (0.90%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.48%) NFS
6 9 (0.43%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (0.24%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.19%) vSphere
10 3 (0.14%) XenApp
10 3 (0.14%) XenServer
10 3 (0.14%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.095%) vCloud
11 2 (0.095%) zsh
12 1 (0.048%) Squid
12 1 (0.048%) Xen
12 1 (0.048%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 37 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.05%) Puppet
4 12 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 9 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.29%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.29%) OpenView
6 6 (0.29%) Control-M
6 6 (0.29%) PureDisk
7 5 (0.24%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.24%) Nagios
7 5 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.14%) Netcool
8 3 (0.14%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.14%) logstash
8 3 (0.14%) Icinga
8 3 (0.14%) Cacti
9 1 (0.048%) Nessus
9 1 (0.048%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.048%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 243 (11.57%) Microsoft
2 207 (9.86%) Oracle
3 48 (2.29%) VMware
4 29 (1.38%) Cisco
5 25 (1.19%) Red Hat
6 21 (1.00%) IBM
7 20 (0.95%) Google
8 18 (0.86%) Wind River
8 18 (0.86%) Sybase
9 16 (0.76%) HP
10 15 (0.71%) EMC
10 15 (0.71%) Sencha
10 15 (0.71%) TOWER Software
10 15 (0.71%) Twitter
11 13 (0.62%) Juniper
12 11 (0.52%) Perforce
12 11 (0.52%) F5
12 11 (0.52%) Xamarin
12 11 (0.52%) Broadcom
13 10 (0.48%) Websense
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £28,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £35,000 per annum 20% Bonus + Industry Best Training +
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Training + Career Development + Go
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and progression
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday