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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 53 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1027 1240 1376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.61% 5.67% 5.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.58% 11.55% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 877 1087 1190
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 £27,500 £25,200
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%
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
10721 10734 11728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.15% 49.08% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9073 9434 10484
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 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 20 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 +23 320 £43,250 -7.48% 38
Hampshire -23 192 £35,000 -12.50% 16
Berkshire -45 163 £45,000 +20.00% 23
West Sussex -15 102 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Oxfordshire -4 82 £37,000 -22.10% 17
Buckinghamshire +1 68 £41,250 +28.90% 3
East Sussex -24 55 £40,000 -10.11% 3
Middlesex +21 39 £50,000 +21.21% 4
Kent -4 26 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Sussex +5 2 £47,500 -5.00%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 1164 (49.32%) C#
2 1113 (47.16%) Software Engineering
3 949 (40.21%) Java
4 899 (38.09%) C
5 863 (36.57%) Degree
6 841 (35.64%) Linux
7 742 (31.44%) .NET
8 648 (27.46%) Windows
9 617 (26.14%) SQL
10 591 (25.04%) OO
11 589 (24.96%) Computer Science
12 551 (23.35%) JavaScript
13 460 (19.49%) SQL Server
14 456 (19.32%) HTML
15 414 (17.54%) Mathematics
16 334 (14.15%) Microsoft
17 312 (13.22%) CSS
18 309 (13.09%) Python
19 295 (12.50%) XML
20 281 (11.91%) Finance
21 268 (11.36%) UNIX
22 266 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
23 262 (11.10%) Multithreading
24 253 (10.72%) Security Cleared
25 248 (10.51%) Visual Studio
26 242 (10.25%) ASP.NET
27 232 (9.83%) Physics
28 212 (8.98%) Oracle
29 203 (8.60%) PHP
30 183 (7.75%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 74 (3.14%) Apache
2 50 (2.12%) IIS
3 31 (1.31%) SharePoint
4 30 (1.27%) Node.js
5 26 (1.10%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.02%) Drupal
7 13 (0.55%) CMS
8 8 (0.34%) nginx
9 7 (0.30%) Joomla!
10 5 (0.21%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.17%) Kentico
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.17%) SAS
12 3 (0.13%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.13%) WordPress
13 2 (0.085%) FileNet
13 2 (0.085%) Tuxedo
14 1 (0.042%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.042%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.042%) Jetty
Applications
1 134 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.14%) MS Office
3 10 (0.42%) Simulink
4 8 (0.34%) MS Project
5 7 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.042%) SPSS
7 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.042%) Maya
7 1 (0.042%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.042%) Maple
Business Applications
1 5 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.042%) BASE24
3 1 (0.042%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.57%) SaaS
2 9 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.25%) GitHub
4 5 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.085%) IaaS
6 1 (0.042%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 177 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 97 (4.11%) HTTP
3 52 (2.20%) DNS
4 51 (2.16%) Internet
4 51 (2.16%) Firewall
5 45 (1.91%) SSL
6 43 (1.82%) CTI
7 40 (1.69%) VPN
8 36 (1.53%) Ethernet
9 35 (1.48%) GSM
10 31 (1.31%) Wireless
11 28 (1.19%) FTP
11 28 (1.19%) SAN
12 27 (1.14%) VoIP
12 27 (1.14%) LTE
13 26 (1.10%) UMTS
14 23 (0.97%) LDAP
15 21 (0.89%) SMTP
16 20 (0.85%) IPv6
17 19 (0.81%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 460 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 122 (5.17%) MySQL
3 67 (2.84%) Relational Database
4 46 (1.95%) NoSQL
5 43 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (1.61%) Big Data
7 32 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (0.97%) RDBMS
8 23 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (0.85%) Hadoop
11 16 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (0.47%) Apache Hive
15 11 (0.47%) MongoDB
15 11 (0.47%) HBase
16 9 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 248 (10.51%) Visual Studio
2 165 (6.99%) Subversion
3 79 (3.35%) Git (software)
4 51 (2.16%) GDB
5 47 (1.99%) Selenium
6 45 (1.91%) ClearCase
6 45 (1.91%) Eclipse
7 41 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 35 (1.48%) NUnit
9 33 (1.40%) Rational Rhapsody
9 33 (1.40%) Jenkins
10 32 (1.36%) GCC
11 31 (1.31%) Rhino Mocks
12 26 (1.10%) Bugzilla
13 25 (1.06%) Ant
14 24 (1.02%) Xcode
14 24 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
15 22 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 18 (0.76%) WinRunner
17 17 (0.72%) WebLOAD
General
1 281 (11.91%) Finance
2 160 (6.78%) Electronics
3 132 (5.59%) Telecoms
4 92 (3.90%) Military
5 85 (3.60%) Banking
6 70 (2.97%) Games
7 58 (2.46%) Aerospace
8 55 (2.33%) Marketing
9 47 (1.99%) Manufacturing
10 41 (1.74%) Investment Banking
11 38 (1.61%) Retail
12 20 (0.85%) Back Office
13 17 (0.72%) Automotive
14 15 (0.64%) French Language
15 11 (0.47%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.42%) Front Office
16 10 (0.42%) Legal
17 9 (0.38%) Avionics
18 7 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1175 (49.79%) Developer
2 774 (32.80%) Software Engineer
3 445 (18.86%) Software Developer
4 269 (11.40%) C++ Developer
5 251 (10.64%) C# Developer
6 242 (10.25%) C++ Software Engineer
7 174 (7.37%) Graduate
8 164 (6.95%) Analyst
9 163 (6.91%) .NET Developer
10 131 (5.55%) Programmer
11 126 (5.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 123 (5.21%) Junior
13 114 (4.83%) C# .NET Developer
14 113 (4.79%) Senior Software Engineer
15 112 (4.75%) Senior Developer
16 99 (4.19%) C# Software Developer
17 93 (3.94%) Graduate Developer
18 90 (3.81%) Web Developer
18 90 (3.81%) C# Software Engineer
18 90 (3.81%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 742 (31.44%) .NET
2 456 (19.32%) HTML
3 312 (13.22%) CSS
4 295 (12.50%) XML
5 242 (10.25%) ASP.NET
6 179 (7.58%) Web Services
7 134 (5.68%) jQuery
8 131 (5.55%) STL
9 130 (5.51%) MFC
10 115 (4.87%) WPF
11 113 (4.79%) WCF
12 92 (3.90%) WinForms
13 89 (3.77%) Ajax
14 86 (3.64%) .NET Framework
15 84 (3.56%) HTML5
16 81 (3.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 63 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 62 (2.63%) SOAP
19 61 (2.58%) JSON
20 60 (2.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 589 (24.96%) Computer Science
2 414 (17.54%) Mathematics
3 232 (9.83%) Physics
4 124 (5.25%) Embedded Systems
5 71 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 64 (2.71%) Firmware
7 51 (2.16%) VHDL
8 47 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
8 47 (1.99%) Open Source
9 44 (1.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 42 (1.78%) Device Driver
11 40 (1.69%) Client/Server
12 37 (1.57%) Statistics
13 32 (1.36%) Visualisation
14 24 (1.02%) EMV
15 23 (0.97%) Management Information System
15 23 (0.97%) Cryptography
16 22 (0.93%) 3D Graphics
17 20 (0.85%) Clustering
17 20 (0.85%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 841 (35.64%) Linux
2 648 (27.46%) Windows
3 268 (11.36%) UNIX
4 158 (6.69%) Android
5 146 (6.19%) Apple iOS
6 97 (4.11%) Embedded Linux
7 56 (2.37%) Solaris
8 35 (1.48%) Mac OS X
9 31 (1.31%) Windows Mobile
10 24 (1.02%) Windows 8
11 22 (0.93%) AIX
12 20 (0.85%) VxWorks
13 14 (0.59%) Windows 7
14 13 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.47%) Windows CE
16 10 (0.42%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.38%) Debian
18 7 (0.30%) Windows XP
18 7 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
19 6 (0.25%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1113 (47.16%) Software Engineering
2 591 (25.04%) OO
3 266 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
4 262 (11.10%) Multithreading
5 183 (7.75%) UML
6 155 (6.57%) TDD
7 154 (6.53%) MVC
8 143 (6.06%) Project Management
9 131 (5.55%) OOD
10 129 (5.47%) Scrum
11 103 (4.36%) Image Processing
12 101 (4.28%) OOP
13 95 (4.03%) Signal Processing
14 87 (3.69%) Unit Testing
14 87 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
15 82 (3.47%) Software Testing
16 72 (3.05%) Kalman Filter
17 71 (3.01%) Test Automation
18 67 (2.84%) Configuration Management
18 67 (2.84%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1164 (49.32%) C#
2 949 (40.21%) Java
3 899 (38.09%) C
4 617 (26.14%) SQL
5 551 (23.35%) JavaScript
6 309 (13.09%) Python
7 203 (8.60%) PHP
8 167 (7.08%) Perl
9 128 (5.42%) Embedded C++
10 117 (4.96%) MATLAB
11 112 (4.75%) VB
12 96 (4.07%) Embedded C
13 73 (3.09%) Assembly Language
14 72 (3.05%) Shell Script
15 65 (2.75%) VB.NET
16 62 (2.63%) Ruby
17 59 (2.50%) Objective-C
17 59 (2.50%) Delphi
18 57 (2.42%) VC++
19 51 (2.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 863 (36.57%) Degree
2 253 (10.72%) Security Cleared
3 121 (5.13%) PhD
4 72 (3.05%) SC Cleared
5 54 (2.29%) DV Cleared
6 27 (1.14%) Postgraduate
7 12 (0.51%) ISEB
8 9 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.30%) CEH
9 7 (0.30%) CISSP
10 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.085%) HND
12 2 (0.085%) CISMP
12 2 (0.085%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.085%) MCSE
13 1 (0.042%) MCSA
13 1 (0.042%) MCP
13 1 (0.042%) HNC
13 1 (0.042%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (7.37%) QA
2 39 (1.65%) ISO 9001
3 20 (0.85%) JTAG
4 8 (0.34%) DO-178B
5 6 (0.25%) DICOM
6 4 (0.17%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.13%) SLA
7 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.085%) HL7
9 1 (0.042%) TickIT
9 1 (0.042%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.042%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.042%) GAMP
9 1 (0.042%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.042%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 44 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (0.89%) VMware ESX
3 20 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.47%) NFS
5 7 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.17%) vSphere
6 4 (0.17%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.17%) Squid
7 2 (0.085%) zsh
Systems Management
1 31 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (1.27%) Puppet
2 30 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.47%) NetBackup
4 7 (0.30%) Nagios
4 7 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (0.25%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.25%) PureDisk
6 5 (0.21%) OpenView
6 5 (0.21%) Control-M
7 2 (0.085%) logstash
7 2 (0.085%) Icinga
7 2 (0.085%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.085%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.085%) Netcool
7 2 (0.085%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.085%) Cacti
8 1 (0.042%) nmon
Vendors
1 334 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 212 (8.98%) Oracle
3 46 (1.95%) VMware
4 28 (1.19%) Cisco
5 25 (1.06%) IBM
6 23 (0.97%) Sybase
6 23 (0.97%) Red Hat
7 21 (0.89%) Wind River
8 17 (0.72%) VeriFone
8 17 (0.72%) HP
9 16 (0.68%) Coverity
9 16 (0.68%) Google
10 14 (0.59%) EMC
11 12 (0.51%) Sencha
12 11 (0.47%) Xamarin
12 11 (0.47%) Broadcom
12 11 (0.47%) TOWER Software
12 11 (0.47%) SunGard
12 11 (0.47%) Juniper
13 10 (0.42%) SAP
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum GBP 25 - 35K +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago