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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 49 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1091 1300 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.85% 5.93% 6.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.94% 12.10% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1121 1207
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
10979 10740 11587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.80% 49.01% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9420 9415 10367
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +17 346 £43,250 -3.88% 33
Hampshire -17 213 £35,000 -12.50% 23
Berkshire -37 173 £45,000 +12.50% 24
West Sussex -14 100 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Oxfordshire -3 90 £37,000 -7.50% 15
Buckinghamshire +1 79 £37,500 +25.00% 4
East Sussex -29 49 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Middlesex +14 36 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Kent -13 23 £50,000 +13.63% 2
Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (49.59%) C#
2 1145 (47.16%) Software Engineering
3 983 (40.49%) Java
4 912 (37.56%) C
5 884 (36.41%) Degree
6 830 (34.18%) Linux
7 792 (32.62%) .NET
8 671 (27.64%) Windows
9 651 (26.81%) SQL
10 636 (26.19%) OO
11 600 (24.71%) Computer Science
12 543 (22.36%) JavaScript
13 480 (19.77%) SQL Server
14 452 (18.62%) HTML
15 436 (17.96%) Mathematics
16 351 (14.46%) Microsoft
17 310 (12.77%) Python
18 305 (12.56%) CSS
19 299 (12.31%) Finance
20 287 (11.82%) XML
21 285 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
22 275 (11.33%) UNIX
23 268 (11.04%) ASP.NET
24 258 (10.63%) Multithreading
25 251 (10.34%) Security Cleared
26 246 (10.13%) Visual Studio
27 240 (9.88%) Physics
28 212 (8.73%) Oracle
29 194 (7.99%) PHP
30 190 (7.83%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 69 (2.84%) Apache
2 53 (2.18%) IIS
3 34 (1.40%) SharePoint
4 30 (1.24%) Node.js
5 24 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 24 (0.99%) Drupal
6 14 (0.58%) CMS
7 7 (0.29%) Joomla!
8 6 (0.25%) nginx
9 5 (0.21%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.16%) SAS
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.16%) FileNet
10 4 (0.16%) Kentico
11 3 (0.12%) WordPress
11 3 (0.12%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.12%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.082%) Tuxedo
13 1 (0.041%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 145 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.36%) MS Office
3 10 (0.41%) Simulink
3 10 (0.41%) MS Project
4 8 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.041%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.041%) Maple
6 1 (0.041%) Maya
6 1 (0.041%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.041%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.16%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.12%) Adaptiv
3 3 (0.12%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.082%) AWD
5 1 (0.041%) SunGard Martini
5 1 (0.041%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.041%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.77%) SaaS
2 10 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.25%) GitHub
4 5 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.082%) IaaS
6 1 (0.041%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.041%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 174 (7.17%) TCP/IP
2 87 (3.58%) HTTP
3 49 (2.02%) Internet
4 46 (1.89%) DNS
5 44 (1.81%) Firewall
6 42 (1.73%) SSL
7 39 (1.61%) CTI
8 36 (1.48%) VPN
8 36 (1.48%) Ethernet
9 34 (1.40%) GSM
10 32 (1.32%) Wireless
11 28 (1.15%) VoIP
12 27 (1.11%) SAN
13 26 (1.07%) FTP
14 25 (1.03%) LTE
14 25 (1.03%) UMTS
15 21 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (0.86%) SMTP
16 19 (0.78%) GPRS
17 17 (0.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 480 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 120 (4.94%) MySQL
3 66 (2.72%) Relational Database
4 51 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (1.85%) NoSQL
6 40 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 40 (1.65%) Big Data
7 24 (0.99%) Hadoop
8 23 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (0.74%) RDBMS
11 17 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (0.54%) Apache Hive
15 12 (0.49%) SQLite
16 11 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (0.45%) HBase
17 9 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 246 (10.13%) Visual Studio
2 159 (6.55%) Subversion
3 73 (3.01%) Git (software)
4 49 (2.02%) Selenium
5 48 (1.98%) GDB
6 42 (1.73%) ClearCase
7 40 (1.65%) Eclipse
7 40 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 33 (1.36%) Rational Rhapsody
9 32 (1.32%) Jenkins
10 30 (1.24%) GCC
11 29 (1.19%) Ant
12 28 (1.15%) NUnit
12 28 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
13 25 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
14 24 (0.99%) Xcode
15 22 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 22 (0.91%) Bugzilla
16 19 (0.78%) JIRA
17 18 (0.74%) WinRunner
General
1 299 (12.31%) Finance
2 167 (6.88%) Electronics
3 142 (5.85%) Telecoms
4 94 (3.87%) Military
5 91 (3.75%) Banking
6 70 (2.88%) Games
7 60 (2.47%) Aerospace
7 60 (2.47%) Manufacturing
8 59 (2.43%) Marketing
9 46 (1.89%) Investment Banking
10 40 (1.65%) Retail
11 25 (1.03%) Back Office
12 18 (0.74%) Automotive
13 15 (0.62%) Front Office
14 13 (0.54%) French Language
15 10 (0.41%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.37%) Avionics
16 9 (0.37%) Legal
17 8 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1205 (49.63%) Developer
2 799 (32.91%) Software Engineer
3 453 (18.66%) Software Developer
4 277 (11.41%) C++ Developer
5 261 (10.75%) C# Developer
6 251 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
7 173 (7.13%) Analyst
8 168 (6.92%) .NET Developer
8 168 (6.92%) Graduate
9 135 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 130 (5.35%) Programmer
11 119 (4.90%) Junior
12 118 (4.86%) Senior Software Engineer
12 118 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
13 116 (4.78%) Senior Developer
14 103 (4.24%) C# Software Developer
15 95 (3.91%) C# Software Engineer
15 95 (3.91%) Java Developer
16 89 (3.67%) Graduate Developer
17 88 (3.62%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 792 (32.62%) .NET
2 452 (18.62%) HTML
3 305 (12.56%) CSS
4 287 (11.82%) XML
5 268 (11.04%) ASP.NET
6 184 (7.58%) Web Services
7 136 (5.60%) jQuery
8 133 (5.48%) STL
9 124 (5.11%) MFC
9 124 (5.11%) WCF
10 123 (5.07%) WPF
11 99 (4.08%) .NET Framework
12 94 (3.87%) Ajax
13 90 (3.71%) WinForms
14 83 (3.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 83 (3.42%) HTML5
15 69 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC
16 67 (2.76%) SOAP
17 64 (2.64%) JSON
18 56 (2.31%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 600 (24.71%) Computer Science
2 436 (17.96%) Mathematics
3 240 (9.88%) Physics
4 115 (4.74%) Embedded Systems
5 80 (3.29%) Mobile App
6 65 (2.68%) Firmware
7 49 (2.02%) VHDL
8 44 (1.81%) Device Driver
8 44 (1.81%) Open Source
9 42 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
10 41 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 36 (1.48%) Statistics
12 35 (1.44%) Client/Server
13 30 (1.24%) Visualisation
14 24 (0.99%) EMV
15 23 (0.95%) Cryptography
15 23 (0.95%) Management Information System
16 21 (0.86%) 3D Graphics
17 20 (0.82%) Clustering
18 18 (0.74%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 830 (34.18%) Linux
2 671 (27.64%) Windows
3 275 (11.33%) UNIX
4 167 (6.88%) Android
5 149 (6.14%) Apple iOS
6 96 (3.95%) Embedded Linux
7 59 (2.43%) Solaris
8 36 (1.48%) Mac OS X
9 33 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
10 25 (1.03%) Windows 8
11 23 (0.95%) VxWorks
12 21 (0.86%) AIX
13 13 (0.54%) Windows 7
14 12 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.45%) Windows Phone
16 10 (0.41%) Windows XP
17 9 (0.37%) Debian
18 8 (0.33%) Windows CE
19 7 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
20 6 (0.25%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1145 (47.16%) Software Engineering
2 636 (26.19%) OO
3 285 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
4 258 (10.63%) Multithreading
5 190 (7.83%) UML
6 172 (7.08%) TDD
7 164 (6.75%) MVC
8 146 (6.01%) OOD
8 146 (6.01%) Project Management
9 139 (5.72%) Scrum
10 108 (4.45%) Image Processing
11 105 (4.32%) OOP
12 95 (3.91%) Continuous Integration
12 95 (3.91%) Signal Processing
13 90 (3.71%) Unit Testing
14 83 (3.42%) Software Testing
15 76 (3.13%) Test Automation
16 72 (2.97%) iOS Development
17 69 (2.84%) Configuration Management
17 69 (2.84%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1204 (49.59%) C#
2 983 (40.49%) Java
3 912 (37.56%) C
4 651 (26.81%) SQL
5 543 (22.36%) JavaScript
6 310 (12.77%) Python
7 194 (7.99%) PHP
8 159 (6.55%) Perl
9 128 (5.27%) Embedded C++
10 119 (4.90%) VB
11 118 (4.86%) MATLAB
12 94 (3.87%) Embedded C
13 69 (2.84%) Assembly Language
14 66 (2.72%) Shell Script
15 65 (2.68%) Delphi
16 63 (2.59%) VB.NET
17 62 (2.55%) Objective-C
18 55 (2.27%) Ruby
19 51 (2.10%) VC++
20 46 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 884 (36.41%) Degree
2 251 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 124 (5.11%) PhD
4 65 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 57 (2.35%) DV Cleared
6 28 (1.15%) Postgraduate
7 14 (0.58%) ISEB
8 11 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.29%) CEH
9 7 (0.29%) CISSP
10 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.12%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.082%) MCSE
13 2 (0.082%) CISMP
14 1 (0.041%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.041%) Chartered Engineer
14 1 (0.041%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.041%) GIAC
14 1 (0.041%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (7.70%) QA
2 33 (1.36%) ISO 9001
3 21 (0.86%) JTAG
4 10 (0.41%) DO-178B
5 9 (0.37%) DICOM
6 7 (0.29%) SLA
7 5 (0.21%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.16%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.082%) TickIT
10 2 (0.082%) IEC 61508
10 2 (0.082%) HL7
11 1 (0.041%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.041%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.041%) GAMP
System Software
1 41 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (0.86%) VMware ESX
2 21 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.33%) NFS
4 7 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (0.16%) vSphere
5 4 (0.16%) Squid
6 1 (0.041%) zsh
Systems Management
1 29 (1.19%) Puppet
1 29 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
1 29 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.41%) NetBackup
3 7 (0.29%) Nagios
4 6 (0.25%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.25%) PureDisk
5 4 (0.16%) OpenView
5 4 (0.16%) Control-M
6 3 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.082%) Netcool
7 2 (0.082%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.082%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.082%) Cacti
7 2 (0.082%) logstash
8 1 (0.041%) nmon
Vendors
1 351 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 212 (8.73%) Oracle
3 43 (1.77%) VMware
4 25 (1.03%) Sybase
4 25 (1.03%) IBM
5 24 (0.99%) Cisco
6 21 (0.86%) Wind River
6 21 (0.86%) Red Hat
7 20 (0.82%) Coverity
8 17 (0.70%) VeriFone
8 17 (0.70%) Google
8 17 (0.70%) HP
9 16 (0.66%) SunGard
10 15 (0.62%) Xamarin
10 15 (0.62%) EMC
11 12 (0.49%) Sencha
12 11 (0.45%) Broadcom
12 11 (0.45%) Apple
13 10 (0.41%) JBoss
13 10 (0.41%) SAP
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Yes
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Life Ins + Lunch +
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Life Ins + Lunch +
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + yes
Posted: Yesterday