The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 46 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1154 1346 1557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.08% 6.02% 6.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.45% 12.17% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1168 1298
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11045 11058 11701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.58% 49.47% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9570 9743 10433
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 +14 364 £45,000 +12.50% 41
Hampshire -12 233 £35,000 -12.50% 20
Berkshire -26 188 £45,000 +12.50% 26
Oxfordshire -1 109 £37,500 -6.25% 14
West Sussex -14 101 £45,000 - 8
Buckinghamshire -3 73 £37,500 +25.00% 12
Middlesex +12 41 £42,500 - 3
East Sussex -34 41 £40,000 -9.09% 3
Kent -16 20 £48,750 +10.79% 4
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 1204 (48.71%) C#
2 1177 (47.61%) Software Engineering
3 1012 (40.94%) Java
4 906 (36.65%) C
5 904 (36.57%) Degree
6 821 (33.21%) .NET
7 817 (33.05%) Linux
8 683 (27.63%) OO
9 676 (27.35%) Windows
10 651 (26.33%) SQL
11 606 (24.51%) Computer Science
12 521 (21.08%) JavaScript
13 503 (20.35%) SQL Server
14 443 (17.92%) Mathematics
15 436 (17.64%) HTML
16 363 (14.68%) Microsoft
17 326 (13.19%) Python
18 305 (12.34%) Agile Software Development
19 297 (12.01%) ASP.NET
20 295 (11.93%) Finance
21 292 (11.81%) UNIX
22 291 (11.77%) CSS
23 275 (11.12%) XML
24 258 (10.44%) Multithreading
25 252 (10.19%) Security Cleared
26 244 (9.87%) Physics
27 237 (9.59%) Visual Studio
28 208 (8.41%) UML
29 196 (7.93%) Oracle
30 195 (7.89%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 68 (2.75%) Apache
2 51 (2.06%) IIS
3 30 (1.21%) SharePoint
4 26 (1.05%) Node.js
5 23 (0.93%) Drupal
6 22 (0.89%) Tomcat
7 12 (0.49%) CMS
8 7 (0.28%) FileNet
9 5 (0.20%) Joomla!
9 5 (0.20%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.20%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.16%) SAS
10 4 (0.16%) nginx
10 4 (0.16%) Kentico
11 3 (0.12%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.081%) Tuxedo
13 1 (0.040%) WordPress
Applications
1 145 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.62%) MS Office
3 14 (0.57%) MS Project
4 10 (0.40%) Simulink
5 6 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.040%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.040%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.16%) Adaptiv
1 4 (0.16%) Front Arena
1 4 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.12%) AWD
2 3 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.081%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.040%) BASE24
4 1 (0.040%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (0.040%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (2.02%) SaaS
2 12 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.081%) GitHub
6 1 (0.040%) IaaS
6 1 (0.040%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.040%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 172 (6.96%) TCP/IP
2 89 (3.60%) HTTP
3 52 (2.10%) Internet
4 46 (1.86%) SSL
5 39 (1.58%) DNS
6 36 (1.46%) GSM
7 34 (1.38%) CTI
7 34 (1.38%) Firewall
8 33 (1.33%) Ethernet
8 33 (1.33%) VoIP
9 30 (1.21%) LTE
10 29 (1.17%) Wireless
10 29 (1.17%) VPN
10 29 (1.17%) UMTS
11 26 (1.05%) FTP
12 21 (0.85%) PBX
12 21 (0.85%) SAN
12 21 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
12 21 (0.85%) RTP
13 20 (0.81%) RANAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 503 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 126 (5.10%) MySQL
3 63 (2.55%) Relational Database
4 52 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 42 (1.70%) NoSQL
6 42 (1.70%) Big Data
7 28 (1.13%) Hadoop
8 23 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (0.73%) RDBMS
12 17 (0.69%) Apache Hive
13 14 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (0.57%) Oracle Database
14 13 (0.53%) HBase
15 11 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 237 (9.59%) Visual Studio
2 158 (6.39%) Subversion
3 73 (2.95%) Git (software)
4 58 (2.35%) Selenium
5 47 (1.90%) GDB
6 41 (1.66%) ClearCase
6 41 (1.66%) Eclipse
7 39 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 35 (1.42%) Rational Rhapsody
9 33 (1.33%) Jenkins
10 32 (1.29%) Ant
11 30 (1.21%) GCC
12 28 (1.13%) Rational DOORS
13 22 (0.89%) Xcode
14 21 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 20 (0.81%) Trac
16 19 (0.77%) Bugzilla
16 19 (0.77%) JIRA
16 19 (0.77%) NUnit
17 18 (0.73%) WinRunner
General
1 295 (11.93%) Finance
2 157 (6.35%) Electronics
3 146 (5.91%) Telecoms
4 93 (3.76%) Military
5 83 (3.36%) Banking
6 73 (2.95%) Games
7 65 (2.63%) Manufacturing
8 55 (2.22%) Aerospace
9 52 (2.10%) Marketing
10 47 (1.90%) Investment Banking
11 40 (1.62%) Retail
12 31 (1.25%) Back Office
13 20 (0.81%) Front Office
14 17 (0.69%) Automotive
15 14 (0.57%) Legal
16 12 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.49%) French Language
17 11 (0.44%) Financial Institution
18 9 (0.36%) Avionics
19 5 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1205 (48.75%) Developer
2 829 (33.54%) Software Engineer
3 452 (18.28%) Software Developer
4 278 (11.25%) C++ Developer
5 266 (10.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 257 (10.40%) C# Developer
7 166 (6.72%) Analyst
8 165 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 162 (6.55%) Graduate
10 133 (5.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 133 (5.38%) Senior Software Engineer
11 131 (5.30%) Programmer
12 128 (5.18%) Senior Developer
12 128 (5.18%) Junior
13 119 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
14 101 (4.09%) C# Software Developer
15 96 (3.88%) Java Developer
15 96 (3.88%) C# Software Engineer
16 94 (3.80%) Junior Developer
17 78 (3.16%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 821 (33.21%) .NET
2 436 (17.64%) HTML
3 297 (12.01%) ASP.NET
4 291 (11.77%) CSS
5 275 (11.12%) XML
6 180 (7.28%) Web Services
7 148 (5.99%) STL
8 138 (5.58%) WPF
9 136 (5.50%) jQuery
10 132 (5.34%) WCF
11 113 (4.57%) MFC
12 107 (4.33%) .NET Framework
13 92 (3.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 91 (3.68%) Ajax
15 85 (3.44%) WinForms
16 81 (3.28%) HTML5
17 72 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
18 70 (2.83%) SOAP
19 65 (2.63%) OpenGL
20 62 (2.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 606 (24.51%) Computer Science
2 443 (17.92%) Mathematics
3 244 (9.87%) Physics
4 109 (4.41%) Embedded Systems
5 93 (3.76%) Mobile App
6 57 (2.31%) Firmware
7 47 (1.90%) Device Driver
8 43 (1.74%) VHDL
8 43 (1.74%) Open Source
9 39 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
9 39 (1.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 35 (1.42%) Client/Server
11 34 (1.38%) Statistics
11 34 (1.38%) Visualisation
12 25 (1.01%) 3D Graphics
13 24 (0.97%) Management Information System
13 24 (0.97%) EMV
14 23 (0.93%) Cryptography
15 19 (0.77%) Clustering
16 18 (0.73%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 817 (33.05%) Linux
2 676 (27.35%) Windows
3 292 (11.81%) UNIX
4 159 (6.43%) Android
5 132 (5.34%) Apple iOS
6 93 (3.76%) Embedded Linux
7 58 (2.35%) Solaris
8 41 (1.66%) Mac OS X
9 31 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
10 25 (1.01%) Windows 8
11 23 (0.93%) VxWorks
12 19 (0.77%) AIX
13 13 (0.53%) Windows 7
14 12 (0.49%) Windows XP
15 11 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.44%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.28%) Debian
17 6 (0.24%) LynxOS
17 6 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
18 5 (0.20%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1177 (47.61%) Software Engineering
2 683 (27.63%) OO
3 305 (12.34%) Agile Software Development
4 258 (10.44%) Multithreading
5 208 (8.41%) UML
6 188 (7.61%) OOD
7 179 (7.24%) TDD
8 169 (6.84%) MVC
9 157 (6.35%) Project Management
10 141 (5.70%) Scrum
11 115 (4.65%) Image Processing
12 104 (4.21%) Continuous Integration
12 104 (4.21%) OOP
13 92 (3.72%) Unit Testing
14 81 (3.28%) Signal Processing
15 78 (3.16%) Software Testing
15 78 (3.16%) Test Automation
16 69 (2.79%) Android Development
17 67 (2.71%) iOS Development
18 64 (2.59%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1204 (48.71%) C#
2 1012 (40.94%) Java
3 906 (36.65%) C
4 651 (26.33%) SQL
5 521 (21.08%) JavaScript
6 326 (13.19%) Python
7 189 (7.65%) PHP
8 154 (6.23%) Perl
9 134 (5.42%) Embedded C++
10 113 (4.57%) MATLAB
10 113 (4.57%) VB
11 96 (3.88%) Embedded C
12 77 (3.11%) Delphi
13 64 (2.59%) VB.NET
14 63 (2.55%) Objective-C
15 62 (2.51%) Assembly Language
15 62 (2.51%) Shell Script
16 50 (2.02%) VC++
17 49 (1.98%) Ruby
18 45 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 904 (36.57%) Degree
2 252 (10.19%) Security Cleared
3 131 (5.30%) PhD
4 66 (2.67%) SC Cleared
5 57 (2.31%) DV Cleared
6 24 (0.97%) Postgraduate
7 13 (0.53%) ISEB
8 10 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.28%) CEH
9 7 (0.28%) CISSP
10 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.20%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.12%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.081%) CISMP
14 1 (0.040%) PMP
14 1 (0.040%) Chartered Engineer
14 1 (0.040%) HND
14 1 (0.040%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.040%) MCSE
14 1 (0.040%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (7.89%) QA
2 22 (0.89%) ISO 9001
3 20 (0.81%) JTAG
4 12 (0.49%) DICOM
5 10 (0.40%) DO-178B
6 8 (0.32%) ISO 9000
7 7 (0.28%) SLA
8 6 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.16%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.12%) TickIT
11 2 (0.081%) HL7
11 2 (0.081%) IEC 61508
12 1 (0.040%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.040%) GAMP
12 1 (0.040%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 34 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.65%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.24%) NFS
6 4 (0.16%) Squid
6 4 (0.16%) vSphere
7 3 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (1.09%) Puppet
1 27 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.28%) NetBackup
4 6 (0.24%) Nagios
5 5 (0.20%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.20%) PureDisk
6 3 (0.12%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.081%) OpenView
7 2 (0.081%) Control-M
8 1 (0.040%) Netcool
8 1 (0.040%) Cacti
8 1 (0.040%) nmon
8 1 (0.040%) logstash
Vendors
1 363 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 196 (7.93%) Oracle
3 36 (1.46%) VMware
4 27 (1.09%) IBM
5 26 (1.05%) Cisco
6 22 (0.89%) Coverity
7 21 (0.85%) Wind River
7 21 (0.85%) SunGard
7 21 (0.85%) Sybase
8 19 (0.77%) Red Hat
9 17 (0.69%) VeriFone
10 15 (0.61%) Xamarin
10 15 (0.61%) HP
11 14 (0.57%) Apple
12 12 (0.49%) EMC
12 12 (0.49%) Google
13 11 (0.44%) Sencha
14 10 (0.40%) SAP
15 9 (0.36%) JBoss
15 9 (0.36%) QNX
Wokingham, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits + career opportun
Posted: 1 hour ago
Winchester, Hampshire
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + bonus, benefits & training
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Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: 50-65k
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £20k - 35k per year
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: 60 - 70k
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Work from home
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Thame, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago