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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 57 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 903 1306 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.21% 5.58% 5.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.69% 11.34% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 805 1157 1131
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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
10396 11513 11204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.46% 49.15% 49.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8922 9904 9800
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +2 285 £50,000 +8.10% 43
Hampshire -10 193 £40,000 +3.89% 47
West Sussex -14 111 £40,250 -10.55% 7
Oxfordshire -25 88 £40,500 -7.95% 30
Berkshire -75 86 £42,500 -5.55% 28
East Sussex +7 52 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Buckinghamshire +23 49 £40,750 +12.41% 11
Kent +31 26 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Middlesex -20 8 £55,000 +37.50%
Home Counties - 3 £50,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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++.

1 979 (52.72%) Software Engineering
2 863 (46.47%) C#
3 754 (40.60%) Java
4 714 (38.45%) Degree
5 682 (36.73%) Linux
6 642 (34.57%) C
7 573 (30.86%) Windows
8 494 (26.60%) OO
9 484 (26.06%) .NET
10 464 (24.99%) SQL
10 464 (24.99%) JavaScript
11 454 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
12 408 (21.97%) Computer Science
13 351 (18.90%) SQL Server
13 351 (18.90%) Python
14 346 (18.63%) HTML
15 319 (17.18%) UNIX
16 314 (16.91%) XML
17 287 (15.46%) Finance
18 269 (14.49%) UML
19 243 (13.09%) OOD
20 238 (12.82%) Mathematics
21 230 (12.39%) Microsoft
22 224 (12.06%) CSS
23 202 (10.88%) Visual Studio
24 200 (10.77%) Multithreading
25 185 (9.96%) TDD
26 177 (9.53%) Analytical Skills
27 167 (8.99%) ASP.NET
28 159 (8.56%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 79 (4.25%) Apache
2 46 (2.48%) Tomcat
3 44 (2.37%) IIS
4 28 (1.51%) SharePoint
5 26 (1.40%) Node.js
6 25 (1.35%) nginx
7 20 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 18 (0.97%) WebLogic
9 15 (0.81%) SAS
10 14 (0.75%) JBoss
11 13 (0.70%) GlassFish
12 9 (0.48%) Drupal
13 8 (0.43%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.38%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.22%) Jetty
15 4 (0.22%) Lync
16 3 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
17 2 (0.11%) Apache Spark
17 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 105 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.75%) MS Office
3 7 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
4 5 (0.27%) SPSS
4 5 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.11%) Simulink
6 2 (0.11%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.054%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.054%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 9 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.054%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.62%) SaaS
2 13 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.32%) PaaS
6 5 (0.27%) GitHub
7 2 (0.11%) IaaS
7 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 119 (6.41%) TCP/IP
2 33 (1.78%) HTTP
2 33 (1.78%) DNS
2 33 (1.78%) Internet
3 30 (1.62%) Wireless
4 28 (1.51%) Bluetooth
5 26 (1.40%) Network Security
6 22 (1.18%) LTE
7 21 (1.13%) Firewall
7 21 (1.13%) CTI
8 20 (1.08%) RTP
9 19 (1.02%) LDAP
10 18 (0.97%) GSM
10 18 (0.97%) VoIP
11 16 (0.86%) DHCP
11 16 (0.86%) VPN
12 15 (0.81%) NFC
13 14 (0.75%) Kerberos
14 11 (0.59%) IPv4
14 11 (0.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (18.90%) SQL Server
2 90 (4.85%) MySQL
3 62 (3.34%) NoSQL
4 48 (2.58%) MongoDB
5 45 (2.42%) Relational Database
6 30 (1.62%) CouchDB
7 25 (1.35%) Big Data
8 23 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (0.97%) Data Mining
10 15 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (0.65%) Oracle Database
12 11 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (0.48%) Hadoop
14 8 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.32%) Base SAS
16 6 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 202 (10.88%) Visual Studio
2 135 (7.27%) Subversion
3 90 (4.85%) Git (software)
4 73 (3.93%) Eclipse
5 66 (3.55%) NUnit
6 40 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 35 (1.88%) Selenium
8 30 (1.62%) Jenkins
8 30 (1.62%) JIRA
9 29 (1.56%) JUnit
9 29 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 27 (1.45%) Rhino Mocks
11 26 (1.40%) Hudson
11 26 (1.40%) GDB
12 25 (1.35%) Bugzilla
13 23 (1.24%) Maven
13 23 (1.24%) GCC
14 19 (1.02%) ClearCase
15 17 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
15 17 (0.92%) NetBeans
General
1 287 (15.46%) Finance
2 150 (8.08%) Telecoms
3 123 (6.62%) Electronics
4 76 (4.09%) Aerospace
5 68 (3.66%) Automotive
6 63 (3.39%) Manufacturing
7 47 (2.53%) Games
8 33 (1.78%) Banking
9 25 (1.35%) Advertising
9 25 (1.35%) Marketing
10 22 (1.18%) Military
11 12 (0.65%) Legal
11 12 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.54%) Retail
13 8 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.32%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.22%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.16%) Avionics
16 3 (0.16%) Billing
16 3 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 909 (48.95%) Developer
2 661 (35.60%) Software Engineer
3 350 (18.85%) Software Developer
4 285 (15.35%) C++ Developer
5 180 (9.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 164 (8.83%) C# Developer
7 163 (8.78%) C++ Software Engineer
8 114 (6.14%) Graduate
8 114 (6.14%) Senior Developer
9 96 (5.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 93 (5.01%) Junior
11 81 (4.36%) Java Developer
11 81 (4.36%) .NET Developer
12 67 (3.61%) Programmer
13 66 (3.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 66 (3.55%) C# .NET Developer
14 63 (3.39%) Junior Developer
15 60 (3.23%) C++ Software Developer
16 57 (3.07%) Analyst
16 57 (3.07%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 484 (26.06%) .NET
2 346 (18.63%) HTML
3 314 (16.91%) XML
4 224 (12.06%) CSS
5 167 (8.99%) ASP.NET
6 147 (7.92%) STL
7 140 (7.54%) Web Services
8 120 (6.46%) HTML5
9 117 (6.30%) jQuery
10 93 (5.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 83 (4.47%) Qt
11 83 (4.47%) WPF
12 81 (4.36%) Ajax
12 81 (4.36%) MFC
13 75 (4.04%) WCF
14 68 (3.66%) REST
15 64 (3.45%) J2EE
16 55 (2.96%) SOAP
17 51 (2.75%) JSON
18 45 (2.42%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 408 (21.97%) Computer Science
2 238 (12.82%) Mathematics
3 177 (9.53%) Analytical Skills
4 153 (8.24%) Algorithms
5 146 (7.86%) Embedded Systems
6 106 (5.71%) Physics
7 58 (3.12%) Visualisation
8 50 (2.69%) Equities
9 47 (2.53%) Derivative
10 42 (2.26%) Client/Server
11 37 (1.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 33 (1.78%) Device Driver
12 33 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
13 32 (1.72%) Open Source
13 32 (1.72%) Statistics
14 30 (1.62%) GIS
15 27 (1.45%) VHDL
16 23 (1.24%) Clustering
16 23 (1.24%) Management Information System
16 23 (1.24%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 682 (36.73%) Linux
2 573 (30.86%) Windows
3 319 (17.18%) UNIX
4 105 (5.65%) Android
5 85 (4.58%) Apple iOS
6 41 (2.21%) Solaris
7 38 (2.05%) Embedded Linux
8 35 (1.88%) Windows 7
9 31 (1.67%) VxWorks
10 24 (1.29%) Mac OS X
11 15 (0.81%) Windows CE
11 15 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (0.75%) Debian
13 12 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.43%) CentOS
15 6 (0.32%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.32%) Fedora
15 6 (0.32%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 979 (52.72%) Software Engineering
2 494 (26.60%) OO
3 454 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
4 269 (14.49%) UML
5 243 (13.09%) OOD
6 200 (10.77%) Multithreading
7 185 (9.96%) TDD
8 158 (8.51%) Unit Testing
9 125 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
10 124 (6.68%) Scrum
11 121 (6.52%) MVC
12 117 (6.30%) OOP
13 103 (5.55%) Software Architecture
14 95 (5.12%) Software Testing
15 93 (5.01%) Web Development
16 79 (4.25%) Test Automation
17 68 (3.66%) Static Code Analysis
18 66 (3.55%) SOA
19 64 (3.45%) Mentoring
20 63 (3.39%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 863 (46.47%) C#
2 754 (40.60%) Java
3 642 (34.57%) C
4 464 (24.99%) JavaScript
4 464 (24.99%) SQL
5 351 (18.90%) Python
6 121 (6.52%) Perl
7 114 (6.14%) VB
7 114 (6.14%) Ruby
8 110 (5.92%) PHP
9 95 (5.12%) Embedded C++
10 94 (5.06%) MATLAB
11 81 (4.36%) Embedded C
12 60 (3.23%) VB.NET
13 44 (2.37%) COBOL
14 42 (2.26%) Ada
15 41 (2.21%) Bash Shell
16 38 (2.05%) PL/SQL
16 38 (2.05%) Shell Script
17 37 (1.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 714 (38.45%) Degree
2 159 (8.56%) Security Cleared
3 104 (5.60%) SC Cleared
4 99 (5.33%) PhD
5 33 (1.78%) ISEB
6 28 (1.51%) ISTQB
7 27 (1.45%) DV Cleared
8 13 (0.70%) OCPJP
8 13 (0.70%) OCMJD
9 12 (0.65%) Postgraduate
10 8 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (0.38%) MCSE
12 6 (0.32%) CCNA
12 6 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.27%) CNE
13 5 (0.27%) Novell Certification
13 5 (0.27%) MCTS
14 4 (0.22%) CCVP
15 3 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (3.88%) QA
2 34 (1.83%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.22%) SLA
4 4 (0.22%) JTAG
5 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.054%) FISMA
7 1 (0.054%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 59 (3.18%) Firmware
2 20 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.75%) iptables
3 14 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.59%) NFS
5 9 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.16%) Xen
7 2 (0.11%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.054%) XenServer
8 1 (0.054%) vSphere
8 1 (0.054%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.054%) KVM
8 1 (0.054%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.38%) Puppet
4 3 (0.16%) StatsD
4 3 (0.16%) logstash
5 2 (0.11%) Icinga
5 2 (0.11%) Cacti
5 2 (0.11%) Netcool
5 2 (0.11%) Nagios
5 2 (0.11%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (0.11%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.054%) Nessus
6 1 (0.054%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.054%) Iperf
Vendors
1 230 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 152 (8.19%) Oracle
3 36 (1.94%) Cisco
4 30 (1.62%) Red Hat
5 22 (1.18%) TOWER Software
6 21 (1.13%) VMware
7 15 (0.81%) Citrix
8 13 (0.70%) Sun
8 13 (0.70%) MuleSoft
9 11 (0.59%) Xamarin
9 11 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (0.54%) IBM
10 10 (0.54%) SAP
10 10 (0.54%) Google
11 9 (0.48%) Perforce
11 9 (0.48%) Remedy
11 9 (0.48%) Progress
11 9 (0.48%) Twitter
12 8 (0.43%) 3Com
12 8 (0.43%) Adobe
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £44000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 9 hours ago
Harwell, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 9 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Posted: 14 hours ago