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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / South East
Rank 42 41 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 835 1171 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.72% 6.04% 4.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.98% 11.63% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 719 1037 858
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
7605 10071 10051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.09% 51.92% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6569 8999 8769
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +6 194 £50,000 +11.11% 24
Hampshire +5 176 £45,000 - 29
Berkshire +17 157 £47,500 -5.00% 18
Oxfordshire -8 121 £45,000 -10.00% 31
West Sussex +8 96 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Buckinghamshire +1 44 £40,000 -11.11% 6
East Sussex -18 28 £45,000 - 2
Kent -1 16 £28,500 -34.85% 8
Thames Valley - 3 £60,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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++.

1 878 (52.57%) Software Engineering
2 698 (41.80%) Linux
3 690 (41.32%) C#
4 664 (39.76%) Java
5 652 (39.04%) C
6 521 (31.20%) Degree
7 513 (30.72%) Python
8 504 (30.18%) Windows
9 487 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
10 396 (23.71%) Computer Science
11 377 (22.57%) SQL
12 323 (19.34%) .NET
13 269 (16.11%) Multithreading
14 268 (16.05%) JavaScript
15 261 (15.63%) HTML
16 240 (14.37%) Scrum
17 197 (11.80%) OO
18 195 (11.68%) Microsoft
19 186 (11.14%) CSS
20 185 (11.08%) Unix
21 182 (10.90%) Mathematics
22 162 (9.70%) TDD
23 144 (8.62%) Finance
24 141 (8.44%) SQL Server
25 140 (8.38%) Algorithms
26 138 (8.26%) Git (software)
27 137 (8.20%) Security Cleared
28 136 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
29 135 (8.08%) Oracle
30 134 (8.02%) 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 29 (1.74%) IIS
2 19 (1.14%) Tomcat
3 17 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (0.72%) Apache
5 11 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (0.60%) CMS
6 10 (0.60%) JBoss
6 10 (0.60%) MS Exchange
6 10 (0.60%) SharePoint
6 10 (0.60%) WordPress
7 8 (0.48%) Jetty
7 8 (0.48%) nginx
7 8 (0.48%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.30%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.30%) Confluence
8 5 (0.30%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.24%) DataSynapse
9 4 (0.24%) Drupal
10 3 (0.18%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.18%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 29 (1.74%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.02%) GNU Octave
3 7 (0.42%) Acrobat
3 7 (0.42%) Fireworks
3 7 (0.42%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.42%) RoboHelp
3 7 (0.42%) Simulink
4 5 (0.30%) MS Office
4 5 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.24%) CATIA
5 4 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
5 4 (0.24%) QuarkXPress
5 4 (0.24%) Siemens NX
6 3 (0.18%) Mathcad
7 2 (0.12%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.060%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.060%) OrCAD
8 1 (0.060%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.42%) LabWindows
2 6 (0.36%) BigMachines
3 4 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.24%) Teamcenter
4 3 (0.18%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.060%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.86%) SaaS
4 16 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.54%) Google App Engine
5 9 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.48%) PaaS
7 6 (0.36%) GitHub
8 4 (0.24%) Office 365
9 1 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 102 (6.11%) TCP/IP
2 72 (4.31%) HTTP
3 44 (2.63%) Internet
4 33 (1.98%) DNS
5 28 (1.68%) SMTP
6 25 (1.50%) LTE
7 22 (1.32%) LDAP
8 21 (1.26%) Kerberos
9 19 (1.14%) Firewall
9 19 (1.14%) FTP
9 19 (1.14%) Wireshark
10 17 (1.02%) VPN
11 16 (0.96%) ATM
12 15 (0.90%) GSM
13 13 (0.78%) UMTS
14 12 (0.72%) Broadband
14 12 (0.72%) Network Security
14 12 (0.72%) Wireless
15 11 (0.66%) VoIP
16 10 (0.60%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 75 (4.49%) Big Data
3 72 (4.31%) NoSQL
4 63 (3.77%) MySQL
5 46 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 40 (2.40%) Hadoop
7 27 (1.62%) MongoDB
8 24 (1.44%) Oracle Database
9 22 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
10 20 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (0.96%) MariaDB
13 13 (0.78%) Data Mining
14 12 (0.72%) SQLite
15 10 (0.60%) Data Lake
16 9 (0.54%) BigQuery
16 9 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (0.54%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 138 (8.26%) Git (software)
2 134 (8.02%) Visual Studio
3 83 (4.97%) Subversion
4 52 (3.11%) Jenkins
5 29 (1.74%) NUnit
6 28 (1.68%) Metasploit
7 26 (1.56%) Eclipse
8 23 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (1.14%) Selenium
10 18 (1.08%) JUnit
11 17 (1.02%) TestNG
12 16 (0.96%) JIRA
13 13 (0.78%) Cucumber
14 12 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
14 12 (0.72%) Trac
15 11 (0.66%) CMake
15 11 (0.66%) FitNesse
16 10 (0.60%) Maven
17 9 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 9 (0.54%) Bugzilla
General
1 144 (8.62%) Finance
2 111 (6.65%) Telecoms
3 87 (5.21%) Electronics
4 47 (2.81%) Banking
5 37 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 35 (2.10%) Games
7 30 (1.80%) Automotive
8 25 (1.50%) Aerospace
9 19 (1.14%) Military
10 16 (0.96%) Advertising
11 12 (0.72%) Marketing
11 12 (0.72%) Retail
12 9 (0.54%) Legal
13 7 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.18%) Billing
14 3 (0.18%) Law
15 2 (0.12%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.060%) French Language
16 1 (0.060%) German Language
16 1 (0.060%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 607 (36.35%) Developer
2 563 (33.71%) Software Engineer
3 259 (15.51%) C++ Software Engineer
4 198 (11.86%) Software Developer
5 191 (11.44%) C++ Developer
6 158 (9.46%) C# Developer
7 157 (9.40%) Senior Software Engineer
8 138 (8.26%) Graduate
9 110 (6.59%) Embedded Engineer
10 105 (6.29%) Analyst
11 84 (5.03%) Java Developer
12 80 (4.79%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 80 (4.79%) Senior Developer
13 78 (4.67%) C++ Software Developer
14 75 (4.49%) .NET Developer
15 73 (4.37%) Linux Engineer
16 70 (4.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 64 (3.83%) Junior
18 63 (3.77%) Team Leader
19 62 (3.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (19.34%) .NET
2 261 (15.63%) HTML
3 186 (11.14%) CSS
4 130 (7.78%) STL
5 123 (7.37%) XML
6 121 (7.25%) Web Services
7 110 (6.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 78 (4.67%) Qt
9 73 (4.37%) ASP.NET
10 70 (4.19%) WCF
11 69 (4.13%) WinForms
12 67 (4.01%) MFC
12 67 (4.01%) WPF
13 66 (3.95%) AngularJS
14 60 (3.59%) .NET Framework
15 40 (2.40%) jQuery
15 40 (2.40%) OpenCL
15 40 (2.40%) REST
15 40 (2.40%) RESTful
16 39 (2.34%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 396 (23.71%) Computer Science
2 182 (10.90%) Mathematics
3 140 (8.38%) Algorithms
4 119 (7.13%) Embedded Systems
5 109 (6.53%) Physics
6 98 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
7 43 (2.57%) VHDL
8 42 (2.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 37 (2.22%) Contactless
10 35 (2.10%) Data Structures
11 31 (1.86%) Visualisation
12 22 (1.32%) Client/Server
13 21 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
14 17 (1.02%) Cyber Attack
15 15 (0.90%) Robotics
15 15 (0.90%) Statistics
16 14 (0.84%) Informatics
17 13 (0.78%) CUDA
17 13 (0.78%) Management Information System
18 12 (0.72%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 698 (41.80%) Linux
2 504 (30.18%) Windows
3 185 (11.08%) Unix
4 88 (5.27%) Android
5 61 (3.65%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.86%) Embedded Linux
7 29 (1.74%) Mac OS
8 25 (1.50%) VxWorks
9 22 (1.32%) Windows Server
10 19 (1.14%) Mac OS X
11 17 (1.02%) Solaris
12 12 (0.72%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.60%) VMS
13 10 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.54%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.42%) CentOS
16 6 (0.36%) Kali Linux
17 5 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (0.30%) Windows 10
18 4 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 878 (52.57%) Software Engineering
2 487 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
3 269 (16.11%) Multithreading
4 240 (14.37%) Scrum
5 197 (11.80%) OO
6 162 (9.70%) TDD
7 136 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
8 117 (7.01%) SDLC
9 114 (6.83%) Mentoring
10 103 (6.17%) Unit Testing
11 90 (5.39%) Web Development
12 84 (5.03%) Machine Learning
13 79 (4.73%) Multithreaded Programming
14 75 (4.49%) Cybersecurity
15 73 (4.37%) Cross-Platform Development
15 73 (4.37%) UML
16 68 (4.07%) OOD
16 68 (4.07%) OOP
17 64 (3.83%) Open Source
17 64 (3.83%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 690 (41.32%) C#
2 664 (39.76%) Java
3 652 (39.04%) C
4 513 (30.72%) Python
5 377 (22.57%) SQL
6 268 (16.05%) JavaScript
7 130 (7.78%) Perl
8 100 (5.99%) MATLAB
9 94 (5.63%) Bash Shell
10 88 (5.27%) PHP
11 80 (4.79%) Embedded C++
12 78 (4.67%) Ruby
13 69 (4.13%) Embedded C
14 56 (3.35%) R
15 54 (3.23%) PowerShell
16 46 (2.75%) PL/SQL
16 46 (2.75%) VB
17 43 (2.57%) Shell Script
18 32 (1.92%) Objective-C
19 29 (1.74%) VC++
Qualifications
1 521 (31.20%) Degree
2 137 (8.20%) Security Cleared
3 72 (4.31%) PhD
4 71 (4.25%) SC Cleared
5 51 (3.05%) ISTQB
6 32 (1.92%) DV Cleared
7 28 (1.68%) ISEB
8 14 (0.84%) CEH
8 14 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (0.84%) OSCP
9 11 (0.66%) GIAC
9 11 (0.66%) GPEN
9 11 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (0.54%) CREST Certified
11 8 (0.48%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.36%) MCSE
12 6 (0.36%) PMP
13 4 (0.24%) Chartered Engineer
13 4 (0.24%) MCP
14 3 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.87%) QA
2 22 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.54%) HL7
4 6 (0.36%) SLA
5 4 (0.24%) ISO13485
6 2 (0.12%) DICOM
6 2 (0.12%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.060%) ISO26262
System Software
1 68 (4.07%) Firmware
2 27 (1.62%) Docker
3 21 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.08%) NFS
5 17 (1.02%) Active Directory
6 14 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.42%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (0.36%) XenServer
9 3 (0.18%) HDFS
9 3 (0.18%) Kamailio
10 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.12%) iptables
11 1 (0.060%) KVM
11 1 (0.060%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.060%) Snort
11 1 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 50 (2.99%) Nessus
1 50 (2.99%) Nmap
2 23 (1.38%) OpenVAS
3 15 (0.90%) Puppet
4 12 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (0.66%) Kubernetes
5 11 (0.66%) Perfmon
6 8 (0.48%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (0.24%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.24%) Nagios
7 4 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.18%) Ansible
8 3 (0.18%) FreeIPA
9 2 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.12%) everRun
9 2 (0.12%) Salt
10 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.060%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.060%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.060%) Proventia
Vendors
1 195 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 135 (8.08%) Oracle
3 44 (2.63%) Sophos
4 32 (1.92%) VMware
5 24 (1.44%) SAP
6 23 (1.38%) Qualys
7 18 (1.08%) Adobe
7 18 (1.08%) Cisco
8 17 (1.02%) Google
9 16 (0.96%) Citrix
10 15 (0.90%) IBM
11 13 (0.78%) Perforce
12 12 (0.72%) Coverity
12 12 (0.72%) HP
13 11 (0.66%) EMC
14 9 (0.54%) Tableau
14 9 (0.54%) Xilinx
15 8 (0.48%) Riverbed
15 8 (0.48%) SOASTA, Inc
16 7 (0.42%) Altera
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £45k per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £46,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits packa
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus 25 days hols, healthcare, flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £0 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
United Kingdom Energy Authority, CCFE
Salary: From £44,192 to £49,400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum (Incl Bonuses + Stock Options)
Posted: 4 days ago