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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 54 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 938 1169 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.54% 5.56% 5.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.35% 11.24% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1001 1076
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
10031 10398 11098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.56% 49.49% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8702 8776 9884
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +3 263 £47,500 -5.00% 70
Hampshire +2 183 £40,000 -4.76% 33
Berkshire -46 148 £42,500 - 35
West Sussex -11 122 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Oxfordshire -19 92 £42,500 -5.55% 32
Buckinghamshire +3 59 £42,500 +6.25% 11
East Sussex -17 34 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Kent +22 19 £40,000 -11.11% 23
Middlesex -1 9 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Sussex -2 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Home Counties - 2 £50,000 - 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1049 (53.47%) Software Engineering
2 942 (48.01%) C#
3 803 (40.93%) Java
4 758 (38.63%) Degree
5 749 (38.18%) C
6 724 (36.90%) Linux
7 531 (27.06%) Windows
8 522 (26.61%) OO
9 510 (25.99%) JavaScript
10 501 (25.54%) SQL
11 477 (24.31%) .NET
12 447 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
13 436 (22.22%) Computer Science
14 385 (19.62%) HTML
15 349 (17.79%) SQL Server
16 343 (17.48%) Python
17 330 (16.82%) XML
18 315 (16.06%) UNIX
19 283 (14.42%) Finance
20 262 (13.35%) UML
20 262 (13.35%) Mathematics
21 243 (12.39%) OOD
22 232 (11.82%) CSS
23 198 (10.09%) Multithreading
24 197 (10.04%) Microsoft
25 184 (9.38%) Visual Studio
26 176 (8.97%) Security Cleared
27 175 (8.92%) Oracle
28 169 (8.61%) TDD
29 165 (8.41%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 96 (4.89%) Apache
2 53 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 38 (1.94%) IIS
4 33 (1.68%) nginx
5 30 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 30 (1.53%) Node.js
6 22 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 18 (0.92%) WebLogic
8 16 (0.82%) JBoss
9 15 (0.76%) GlassFish
10 11 (0.56%) Drupal
11 9 (0.46%) SAS
12 8 (0.41%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.36%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.31%) Lync
15 4 (0.20%) CMS
16 2 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.10%) MediaWiki
17 1 (0.051%) OpenStack
Applications
1 100 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.71%) MS Office
3 6 (0.31%) Mathematica
4 5 (0.25%) SPSS
5 2 (0.10%) MS Project
5 2 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.051%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.051%) Simulink
6 1 (0.051%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.051%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.051%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.68%) SaaS
2 12 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.41%) GitHub
5 6 (0.31%) PaaS
6 3 (0.15%) IaaS
7 1 (0.051%) Office 365
7 1 (0.051%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.051%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 119 (6.07%) TCP/IP
2 48 (2.45%) DNS
3 44 (2.24%) HTTP
4 39 (1.99%) Firewall
5 37 (1.89%) Internet
6 25 (1.27%) GSM
6 25 (1.27%) Wireless
7 24 (1.22%) VPN
8 22 (1.12%) LTE
9 19 (0.97%) IPv4
9 19 (0.97%) Bluetooth
10 18 (0.92%) IPv6
10 18 (0.92%) RTP
11 16 (0.82%) LDAP
11 16 (0.82%) DHCP
11 16 (0.82%) Network Security
12 15 (0.76%) FTP
13 14 (0.71%) Ethernet
13 14 (0.71%) GPRS
14 13 (0.66%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (17.79%) SQL Server
2 112 (5.71%) MySQL
3 52 (2.65%) Relational Database
4 51 (2.60%) NoSQL
5 40 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 39 (1.99%) Big Data
7 21 (1.07%) Oracle Database
8 18 (0.92%) CouchDB
8 18 (0.92%) Data Mining
9 15 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (0.51%) Hadoop
11 10 (0.51%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.36%) HPCC
13 6 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.20%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 184 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 146 (7.44%) Subversion
3 83 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 77 (3.92%) Eclipse
5 69 (3.52%) NUnit
6 44 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 38 (1.94%) Selenium
7 38 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
8 35 (1.78%) GDB
8 35 (1.78%) JIRA
8 35 (1.78%) JUnit
9 34 (1.73%) GCC
10 31 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
11 30 (1.53%) Maven
11 30 (1.53%) Bugzilla
12 29 (1.48%) Jenkins
13 25 (1.27%) Hudson
13 25 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
14 20 (1.02%) ClearCase
15 19 (0.97%) NetBeans
General
1 283 (14.42%) Finance
2 146 (7.44%) Telecoms
3 121 (6.17%) Electronics
4 85 (4.33%) Aerospace
5 71 (3.62%) Manufacturing
6 70 (3.57%) Automotive
7 31 (1.58%) Banking
8 28 (1.43%) Military
9 26 (1.33%) Games
10 23 (1.17%) Marketing
11 22 (1.12%) Advertising
12 15 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.66%) Retail
13 13 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.51%) Legal
15 9 (0.46%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.20%) Russian Language
17 3 (0.15%) Law
18 2 (0.10%) Front Office
18 2 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 918 (46.79%) Developer
2 699 (35.63%) Software Engineer
3 377 (19.22%) Software Developer
4 243 (12.39%) C++ Developer
5 214 (10.91%) Senior Software Engineer
6 164 (8.36%) C++ Software Engineer
6 164 (8.36%) C# Developer
7 132 (6.73%) Graduate
8 123 (6.27%) Senior Developer
9 103 (5.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 96 (4.89%) Junior
11 88 (4.49%) Web Developer
11 88 (4.49%) Java Developer
12 81 (4.13%) Analyst
13 75 (3.82%) .NET Developer
14 72 (3.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 67 (3.41%) Junior Developer
16 61 (3.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
17 58 (2.96%) Programmer
18 57 (2.91%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 477 (24.31%) .NET
2 385 (19.62%) HTML
3 330 (16.82%) XML
4 232 (11.82%) CSS
5 165 (8.41%) Web Services
6 155 (7.90%) ASP.NET
7 143 (7.29%) STL
8 119 (6.07%) HTML5
9 117 (5.96%) jQuery
10 97 (4.94%) Ajax
11 90 (4.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 84 (4.28%) MFC
13 82 (4.18%) WPF
14 81 (4.13%) Qt
15 80 (4.08%) WCF
16 78 (3.98%) J2EE
17 66 (3.36%) REST
18 53 (2.70%) SOAP
19 49 (2.50%) JSON
19 49 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 436 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 262 (13.35%) Mathematics
3 163 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
4 159 (8.10%) Embedded Systems
5 156 (7.95%) Algorithms
6 139 (7.08%) Physics
7 66 (3.36%) Visualisation
8 48 (2.45%) Open Source
9 46 (2.34%) Client/Server
10 44 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (1.73%) Statistics
11 34 (1.73%) Device Driver
12 31 (1.58%) Equities
13 30 (1.53%) GIS
14 29 (1.48%) Derivative
15 28 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 27 (1.38%) Mobile App
17 23 (1.17%) VHDL
18 21 (1.07%) Clustering
19 18 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 724 (36.90%) Linux
2 531 (27.06%) Windows
3 315 (16.06%) UNIX
4 83 (4.23%) Android
5 65 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 43 (2.19%) Solaris
7 38 (1.94%) Embedded Linux
8 32 (1.63%) VxWorks
9 30 (1.53%) Mac OS X
10 22 (1.12%) Windows CE
11 18 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (0.87%) Windows 7
13 15 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.56%) Debian
16 9 (0.46%) Fedora
17 8 (0.41%) AIX
17 8 (0.41%) Windows NT
17 8 (0.41%) CentOS
18 5 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1049 (53.47%) Software Engineering
2 522 (26.61%) OO
3 447 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
4 262 (13.35%) UML
5 243 (12.39%) OOD
6 198 (10.09%) Multithreading
7 169 (8.61%) TDD
8 137 (6.98%) Unit Testing
9 136 (6.93%) OOP
10 127 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
11 124 (6.32%) Scrum
12 118 (6.01%) MVC
13 112 (5.71%) Software Architecture
14 92 (4.69%) Software Testing
15 89 (4.54%) Test Automation
16 88 (4.49%) Web Development
17 78 (3.98%) Mentoring
18 77 (3.92%) Project Management
19 66 (3.36%) Use Case
19 66 (3.36%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 942 (48.01%) C#
2 803 (40.93%) Java
3 749 (38.18%) C
4 510 (25.99%) JavaScript
5 501 (25.54%) SQL
6 343 (17.48%) Python
7 158 (8.05%) Perl
8 151 (7.70%) PHP
9 113 (5.76%) Ruby
10 94 (4.79%) Embedded C
10 94 (4.79%) VB
11 93 (4.74%) MATLAB
12 92 (4.69%) Embedded C++
13 58 (2.96%) Bash Shell
14 57 (2.91%) VB.NET
15 49 (2.50%) COBOL
16 48 (2.45%) Shell Script
17 42 (2.14%) Ada
18 41 (2.09%) T-SQL
18 41 (2.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 758 (38.63%) Degree
2 176 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 129 (6.57%) PhD
4 113 (5.76%) SC Cleared
5 29 (1.48%) ISEB
6 28 (1.43%) VCP4
7 26 (1.33%) DV Cleared
8 24 (1.22%) ISTQB
9 19 (0.97%) Postgraduate
10 15 (0.76%) OCPJP
10 15 (0.76%) OCMJD
11 12 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
12 9 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (0.46%) MCSE
12 9 (0.46%) CCNA
13 6 (0.31%) MCTS
14 5 (0.25%) CNE
14 5 (0.25%) Novell Certification
15 4 (0.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (3.36%) QA
2 44 (2.24%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.25%) JTAG
4 4 (0.20%) IEC 61508
4 4 (0.20%) SLA
4 4 (0.20%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.15%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.15%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (2.96%) Firmware
2 20 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.56%) NFS
6 3 (0.15%) XenApp
6 3 (0.15%) XenServer
6 3 (0.15%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.15%) Xen
7 2 (0.10%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.10%) vCloud
8 1 (0.051%) KVM
8 1 (0.051%) Docker
8 1 (0.051%) vSphere
8 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.051%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.61%) Puppet
4 3 (0.15%) logstash
4 3 (0.15%) Icinga
4 3 (0.15%) Cacti
4 3 (0.15%) Netcool
4 3 (0.15%) Nagios
5 2 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.10%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (0.10%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.10%) Nessus
5 2 (0.10%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.051%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.051%) SELinux
6 1 (0.051%) OpenView
6 1 (0.051%) Control-M
6 1 (0.051%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 197 (10.04%) Microsoft
2 175 (8.92%) Oracle
3 39 (1.99%) Cisco
4 30 (1.53%) Red Hat
5 24 (1.22%) VMware
6 22 (1.12%) TOWER Software
7 21 (1.07%) Citrix
8 16 (0.82%) Sun
9 15 (0.76%) Perforce
10 14 (0.71%) Remedy
10 14 (0.71%) Google
11 13 (0.66%) Twitter
12 11 (0.56%) IBM
12 11 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.46%) Sybase
13 9 (0.46%) Fidessa
13 9 (0.46%) Dell
13 9 (0.46%) Intel
14 8 (0.41%) Lotus
14 8 (0.41%) SolidWorks
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + e
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Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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East Sussex
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
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Salary: £Excellent
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Salary: £££Excellent
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