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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 58 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 959 1164 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.37% 5.50% 5.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.33% 11.27% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1038 1167
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
10276 10331 11552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.85% 48.78% 50.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8603 9110 10308
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +23 295 £44,000 -3.29% 45
Hampshire -18 198 £37,500 -6.25% 32
Berkshire -55 135 £45,000 +12.50% 27
West Sussex -14 109 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Oxfordshire -13 73 £42,500 -5.55% 21
East Sussex -11 59 £40,000 -9.09% 3
Buckinghamshire -15 47 £43,750 +25.00% 7
Middlesex +18 32 £50,000 +21.21% 7
Kent -7 24 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Home Counties +7 1 - -
Sussex -8 1 £45,000 -21.73%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1073 (48.12%) C#
2 1050 (47.09%) Software Engineering
3 914 (40.99%) Java
4 893 (40.04%) C
5 842 (37.76%) Linux
6 817 (36.64%) Degree
7 613 (27.49%) .NET
8 597 (26.77%) Windows
9 589 (26.41%) SQL
10 545 (24.44%) Computer Science
11 540 (24.22%) JavaScript
12 539 (24.17%) OO
13 510 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
14 456 (20.45%) HTML
15 419 (18.79%) SQL Server
16 376 (16.86%) Mathematics
17 309 (13.86%) CSS
18 299 (13.41%) XML
19 285 (12.78%) Python
20 281 (12.60%) Microsoft
21 267 (11.97%) Multithreading
22 265 (11.88%) Finance
23 263 (11.79%) UNIX
24 257 (11.52%) Security Cleared
25 240 (10.76%) Visual Studio
26 221 (9.91%) Oracle
27 207 (9.28%) Physics
28 187 (8.39%) ASP.NET
29 186 (8.34%) PHP
30 178 (7.98%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 78 (3.50%) Apache
2 44 (1.97%) IIS
3 29 (1.30%) Tomcat
4 26 (1.17%) SharePoint
5 25 (1.12%) Node.js
6 20 (0.90%) Drupal
7 12 (0.54%) nginx
8 11 (0.49%) CMS
9 7 (0.31%) Joomla!
10 5 (0.22%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.18%) SAS
11 4 (0.18%) Kentico
12 3 (0.13%) WordPress
13 1 (0.045%) Jetty
13 1 (0.045%) Lync
13 1 (0.045%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.045%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.045%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.045%) FileNet
Applications
1 124 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.30%) MS Office
3 10 (0.45%) MS Project
4 7 (0.31%) Simulink
5 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.090%) Maya
6 2 (0.090%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.045%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.045%) Maple
7 1 (0.045%) SPSS
7 1 (0.045%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.18%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.045%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.26%) SaaS
2 9 (0.40%) GitHub
3 6 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.090%) IaaS
7 1 (0.045%) Office 365
7 1 (0.045%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 159 (7.13%) TCP/IP
2 106 (4.75%) HTTP
3 57 (2.56%) Internet
3 57 (2.56%) Firewall
4 53 (2.38%) DNS
5 51 (2.29%) CTI
6 42 (1.88%) SSL
7 40 (1.79%) VPN
8 37 (1.66%) Ethernet
8 37 (1.66%) GSM
9 29 (1.30%) LTE
10 28 (1.26%) SAN
10 28 (1.26%) Wireless
11 27 (1.21%) UMTS
12 26 (1.17%) IPv6
13 25 (1.12%) IPv4
13 25 (1.12%) FTP
14 24 (1.08%) VoIP
15 23 (1.03%) LDAP
16 22 (0.99%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 419 (18.79%) SQL Server
2 115 (5.16%) MySQL
3 61 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 45 (2.02%) NoSQL
5 36 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (1.61%) Big Data
6 24 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 21 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 12 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (0.45%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.36%) Hadoop
14 8 (0.36%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 240 (10.76%) Visual Studio
2 165 (7.40%) Subversion
3 74 (3.32%) Git (software)
4 52 (2.33%) GDB
5 50 (2.24%) Eclipse
6 48 (2.15%) Selenium
7 45 (2.02%) NUnit
7 45 (2.02%) ClearCase
8 42 (1.88%) Rhino Mocks
9 40 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 38 (1.70%) GCC
11 29 (1.30%) Jenkins
12 27 (1.21%) Rational Rhapsody
12 27 (1.21%) Xcode
13 23 (1.03%) Bugzilla
14 20 (0.90%) Ant
15 19 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
15 19 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 18 (0.81%) TestComplete
17 17 (0.76%) Maven
General
1 265 (11.88%) Finance
2 152 (6.82%) Electronics
3 126 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 85 (3.81%) Military
5 72 (3.23%) Banking
6 60 (2.69%) Aerospace
7 58 (2.60%) Games
8 47 (2.11%) Marketing
9 43 (1.93%) Manufacturing
10 35 (1.57%) Retail
11 32 (1.43%) Investment Banking
12 17 (0.76%) Automotive
13 15 (0.67%) French Language
14 12 (0.54%) Legal
15 11 (0.49%) Back Office
16 10 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.40%) Avionics
18 8 (0.36%) Multimedia
19 7 (0.31%) Front Office
19 7 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1121 (50.27%) Developer
2 720 (32.29%) Software Engineer
3 421 (18.88%) Software Developer
4 258 (11.57%) C++ Developer
5 225 (10.09%) C# Developer
6 219 (9.82%) C++ Software Engineer
7 169 (7.58%) Graduate
8 154 (6.91%) .NET Developer
9 153 (6.86%) Analyst
10 122 (5.47%) Programmer
11 121 (5.43%) Junior
12 112 (5.02%) Senior Developer
13 111 (4.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 110 (4.93%) Senior Software Engineer
15 106 (4.75%) C# .NET Developer
16 103 (4.62%) Web Developer
17 96 (4.30%) Java Developer
18 92 (4.13%) Junior Developer
19 84 (3.77%) Graduate Developer
20 74 (3.32%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (27.49%) .NET
2 456 (20.45%) HTML
3 309 (13.86%) CSS
4 299 (13.41%) XML
5 187 (8.39%) ASP.NET
6 178 (7.98%) Web Services
7 132 (5.92%) MFC
8 125 (5.61%) STL
9 121 (5.43%) jQuery
10 93 (4.17%) WPF
11 91 (4.08%) WCF
12 87 (3.90%) HTML5
13 86 (3.86%) WinForms
14 83 (3.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 80 (3.59%) Ajax
16 72 (3.23%) JSP
17 69 (3.09%) SOAP
18 61 (2.74%) Qt
19 60 (2.69%) .NET Framework
20 57 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 545 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 376 (16.86%) Mathematics
3 207 (9.28%) Physics
4 145 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
5 135 (6.05%) Embedded Systems
6 62 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 62 (2.78%) Firmware
7 55 (2.47%) User Experience
8 52 (2.33%) VHDL
9 49 (2.20%) Open Source
9 49 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
10 45 (2.02%) Client/Server
11 44 (1.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 44 (1.97%) Device Driver
12 37 (1.66%) Statistics
13 30 (1.35%) Visualisation
14 22 (0.99%) EMV
15 21 (0.94%) Clustering
16 20 (0.90%) Management Information System
16 20 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 842 (37.76%) Linux
2 597 (26.77%) Windows
3 263 (11.79%) UNIX
4 152 (6.82%) Android
5 139 (6.23%) Apple iOS
6 92 (4.13%) Embedded Linux
7 48 (2.15%) Solaris
8 32 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
9 30 (1.35%) Mac OS X
10 23 (1.03%) Windows 8
11 22 (0.99%) AIX
12 19 (0.85%) VxWorks
13 15 (0.67%) Windows 7
14 13 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.49%) Windows Phone
15 11 (0.49%) Windows CE
16 9 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (0.27%) Debian
17 6 (0.27%) LynxOS
17 6 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1050 (47.09%) Software Engineering
2 539 (24.17%) OO
3 510 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
4 267 (11.97%) Multithreading
5 171 (7.67%) UML
6 133 (5.96%) MVC
6 133 (5.96%) OOD
7 129 (5.78%) Project Management
8 125 (5.61%) TDD
9 122 (5.47%) Scrum
10 107 (4.80%) OOP
11 97 (4.35%) Mentoring
12 96 (4.30%) Signal Processing
13 90 (4.04%) Software Testing
13 90 (4.04%) Image Processing
14 89 (3.99%) Unit Testing
15 83 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
16 82 (3.68%) Kalman Filter
17 72 (3.23%) Configuration Management
18 71 (3.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1073 (48.12%) C#
2 914 (40.99%) Java
3 893 (40.04%) C
4 589 (26.41%) SQL
5 540 (24.22%) JavaScript
6 285 (12.78%) Python
7 186 (8.34%) PHP
8 170 (7.62%) Perl
9 126 (5.65%) Embedded C++
10 112 (5.02%) MATLAB
11 108 (4.84%) VB
12 102 (4.57%) Embedded C
13 76 (3.41%) Assembly Language
13 76 (3.41%) Shell Script
14 67 (3.00%) Ruby
15 61 (2.74%) VB.NET
16 58 (2.60%) VC++
17 57 (2.56%) Objective-C
18 50 (2.24%) Bash Shell
19 45 (2.02%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 817 (36.64%) Degree
2 257 (11.52%) Security Cleared
3 111 (4.98%) PhD
4 90 (4.04%) SC Cleared
5 51 (2.29%) DV Cleared
6 24 (1.08%) Postgraduate
7 13 (0.58%) ISEB
8 7 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.22%) CISSP
9 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.22%) CEH
10 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.13%) CCNA
10 3 (0.13%) MCSE
11 2 (0.090%) MCP
11 2 (0.090%) HND
11 2 (0.090%) MCSA
11 2 (0.090%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.090%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (6.77%) QA
2 39 (1.75%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.54%) JTAG
4 8 (0.36%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.18%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.090%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.090%) SLA
7 2 (0.090%) HL7
7 2 (0.090%) DICOM
8 1 (0.045%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.045%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.045%) GAMP
8 1 (0.045%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.045%) TickIT
System Software
1 43 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (0.99%) VMware ESX
3 16 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.45%) NFS
5 7 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (0.27%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.22%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.18%) vSphere
8 4 (0.18%) Squid
9 2 (0.090%) zsh
10 1 (0.045%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 33 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (1.21%) Puppet
4 12 (0.54%) NetBackup
5 9 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.31%) Nagios
7 6 (0.27%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.27%) OpenView
7 6 (0.27%) Control-M
7 6 (0.27%) PureDisk
8 5 (0.22%) Capistrano
8 5 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.13%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.090%) Netcool
10 2 (0.090%) Cacti
10 2 (0.090%) Icinga
10 2 (0.090%) logstash
11 1 (0.045%) nmon
11 1 (0.045%) Nessus
Vendors
1 281 (12.60%) Microsoft
2 221 (9.91%) Oracle
3 45 (2.02%) VMware
4 31 (1.39%) Cisco
5 25 (1.12%) Red Hat
6 23 (1.03%) IBM
7 20 (0.90%) Sybase
8 17 (0.76%) Wind River
9 16 (0.72%) HP
9 16 (0.72%) Google
10 14 (0.63%) EMC
11 13 (0.58%) Twitter
11 13 (0.58%) Xamarin
11 13 (0.58%) Sencha
11 13 (0.58%) Juniper
12 12 (0.54%) VeriFone
13 11 (0.49%) Broadcom
13 11 (0.49%) TOWER Software
14 10 (0.45%) Websense
14 10 (0.45%) Coverity
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £26000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum + extensive benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 to £60000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago