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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 55 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 961 1236 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.40% 5.74% 6.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.59% 11.60% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1089 1268
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
10017 10652 11468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 45.86% 49.48% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8361 9347 10190
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +16 301 £45,000 - 63
Hampshire -17 182 £38,250 -4.37% 33
Berkshire -63 122 £45,000 +12.50% 23
West Sussex -11 108 £40,000 -5.88% 17
Oxfordshire -11 81 £45,000 +12.50% 28
East Sussex -8 54 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Buckinghamshire -15 51 £40,000 +12.67% 18
Middlesex +7 34 £50,000 +21.21% 5
Kent +3 33 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Sussex -13 2 £45,000 -25.00%
Home Counties +9 1 - -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1017 (48.68%) C#
2 987 (47.25%) Software Engineering
3 857 (41.02%) C
4 853 (40.83%) Java
5 805 (38.54%) Linux
6 785 (37.58%) Degree
7 572 (27.38%) Windows
8 542 (25.95%) SQL
9 529 (25.32%) OO
10 517 (24.75%) .NET
11 510 (24.41%) JavaScript
12 480 (22.98%) Computer Science
13 474 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
14 429 (20.54%) HTML
15 363 (17.38%) SQL Server
16 333 (15.94%) Mathematics
17 294 (14.07%) XML
18 282 (13.50%) Python
19 278 (13.31%) CSS
20 265 (12.69%) UNIX
21 255 (12.21%) Finance
22 248 (11.87%) Multithreading
23 241 (11.54%) Microsoft
24 236 (11.30%) Visual Studio
25 231 (11.06%) Security Cleared
26 206 (9.86%) Oracle
27 186 (8.90%) UML
28 179 (8.57%) Web Services
29 177 (8.47%) Algorithms
30 174 (8.33%) Physics

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 70 (3.35%) Apache
2 35 (1.68%) IIS
3 32 (1.53%) Tomcat
4 26 (1.24%) Node.js
5 23 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 15 (0.72%) nginx
7 14 (0.67%) Drupal
8 11 (0.53%) CMS
9 8 (0.38%) JBoss
10 6 (0.29%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.19%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.14%) Kentico
12 3 (0.14%) WordPress
12 3 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.096%) SAS
13 2 (0.096%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.096%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.096%) Lync
13 2 (0.096%) MediaWiki
14 1 (0.048%) Jetty
Applications
1 115 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.86%) MS Office
3 7 (0.34%) MS Project
4 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.14%) Simulink
5 3 (0.14%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.096%) Maya
6 2 (0.096%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.048%) Maple
7 1 (0.048%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.048%) SPSS
7 1 (0.048%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.096%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.048%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.91%) SaaS
2 9 (0.43%) GitHub
3 6 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.14%) IaaS
5 2 (0.096%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.048%) PaaS
6 1 (0.048%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 131 (6.27%) TCP/IP
2 91 (4.36%) HTTP
3 57 (2.73%) Firewall
4 49 (2.35%) Internet
4 49 (2.35%) DNS
5 44 (2.11%) CTI
6 40 (1.91%) Ethernet
6 40 (1.91%) VPN
7 36 (1.72%) GSM
8 29 (1.39%) IPv6
9 28 (1.34%) IPv4
9 28 (1.34%) Wireless
10 26 (1.24%) SAN
11 25 (1.20%) DVB
12 24 (1.15%) SSL
13 23 (1.10%) LTE
14 22 (1.05%) SMTP
15 21 (1.01%) UMTS
15 21 (1.01%) GPRS
15 21 (1.01%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (17.38%) SQL Server
2 121 (5.79%) MySQL
3 59 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 40 (1.91%) Big Data
5 38 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 23 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 19 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (0.72%) Oracle Database
11 14 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (0.62%) MongoDB
13 11 (0.53%) SQLite
13 11 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 7 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (0.29%) DB2
17 6 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 236 (11.30%) Visual Studio
2 155 (7.42%) Subversion
3 73 (3.49%) Git (software)
4 54 (2.58%) Eclipse
5 53 (2.54%) NUnit
6 52 (2.49%) GDB
7 49 (2.35%) Rhino Mocks
8 42 (2.01%) GCC
9 39 (1.87%) ClearCase
10 35 (1.68%) Selenium
11 30 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
12 27 (1.29%) Xcode
13 26 (1.24%) Bugzilla
14 24 (1.15%) JIRA
14 24 (1.15%) Jenkins
15 22 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 20 (0.96%) Maven
16 20 (0.96%) Rational Rhapsody
16 20 (0.96%) TestComplete
17 19 (0.91%) Ranorex
General
1 255 (12.21%) Finance
2 157 (7.52%) Electronics
3 126 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 67 (3.21%) Banking
5 62 (2.97%) Military
6 59 (2.82%) Aerospace
7 51 (2.44%) Games
8 43 (2.06%) Marketing
9 40 (1.91%) Manufacturing
10 30 (1.44%) Automotive
11 29 (1.39%) Investment Banking
12 25 (1.20%) Retail
13 13 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.53%) French Language
15 10 (0.48%) Legal
16 8 (0.38%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.24%) Back Office
19 4 (0.19%) Front Office
19 4 (0.19%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 1058 (50.65%) Developer
2 638 (30.54%) Software Engineer
3 402 (19.24%) Software Developer
4 258 (12.35%) C++ Developer
5 189 (9.05%) C++ Software Engineer
6 182 (8.71%) C# Developer
7 167 (7.99%) Graduate
8 140 (6.70%) Analyst
9 125 (5.98%) .NET Developer
10 124 (5.94%) Senior Software Engineer
11 119 (5.70%) Programmer
12 116 (5.55%) Junior
13 103 (4.93%) Senior Developer
14 98 (4.69%) Web Developer
15 97 (4.64%) Java Developer
16 96 (4.60%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 88 (4.21%) Junior Developer
18 86 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
19 85 (4.07%) Graduate Developer
20 62 (2.97%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (24.75%) .NET
2 429 (20.54%) HTML
3 294 (14.07%) XML
4 278 (13.31%) CSS
5 179 (8.57%) Web Services
6 131 (6.27%) ASP.NET
7 123 (5.89%) STL
8 116 (5.55%) MFC
9 104 (4.98%) jQuery
10 96 (4.60%) HTML5
11 84 (4.02%) WCF
12 80 (3.83%) Ajax
12 80 (3.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 78 (3.73%) WPF
14 72 (3.45%) WinForms
15 67 (3.21%) Qt
16 65 (3.11%) SOAP
17 61 (2.92%) JSP
18 60 (2.87%) LAMP
19 53 (2.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 480 (22.98%) Computer Science
2 333 (15.94%) Mathematics
3 177 (8.47%) Algorithms
4 174 (8.33%) Physics
5 150 (7.18%) Embedded Systems
6 131 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
7 57 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
8 56 (2.68%) Open Source
9 48 (2.30%) VHDL
10 45 (2.15%) Client/Server
11 44 (2.11%) User Experience
12 43 (2.06%) Mobile App
13 39 (1.87%) Visualisation
14 35 (1.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 35 (1.68%) Device Driver
15 31 (1.48%) Statistics
16 23 (1.10%) Clustering
17 22 (1.05%) Robotics
18 21 (1.01%) MPEG
19 20 (0.96%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 805 (38.54%) Linux
2 572 (27.38%) Windows
3 265 (12.69%) UNIX
4 133 (6.37%) Android
5 123 (5.89%) Apple iOS
6 78 (3.73%) Embedded Linux
7 49 (2.35%) Solaris
8 28 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
9 25 (1.20%) Mac OS X
10 20 (0.96%) AIX
11 19 (0.91%) VxWorks
12 17 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (0.81%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.77%) Windows CE
14 13 (0.62%) Windows 7
15 11 (0.53%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.38%) LynxOS
16 8 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
17 7 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
18 6 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (47.25%) Software Engineering
2 529 (25.32%) OO
3 474 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
4 248 (11.87%) Multithreading
5 186 (8.90%) UML
6 143 (6.85%) OOD
7 121 (5.79%) OOP
8 120 (5.74%) Project Management
9 117 (5.60%) Scrum
10 110 (5.27%) TDD
11 101 (4.83%) Mentoring
12 98 (4.69%) MVC
13 92 (4.40%) Signal Processing
14 88 (4.21%) Unit Testing
15 86 (4.12%) Software Testing
16 76 (3.64%) Software Architecture
16 76 (3.64%) Test Automation
17 73 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
18 67 (3.21%) Embedded Software Development
18 67 (3.21%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1017 (48.68%) C#
2 857 (41.02%) C
3 853 (40.83%) Java
4 542 (25.95%) SQL
5 510 (24.41%) JavaScript
6 282 (13.50%) Python
7 170 (8.14%) Perl
8 169 (8.09%) PHP
9 114 (5.46%) Embedded C++
10 106 (5.07%) VB
11 105 (5.03%) MATLAB
12 99 (4.74%) Embedded C
13 75 (3.59%) Ruby
14 71 (3.40%) Shell Script
15 67 (3.21%) Assembly Language
16 57 (2.73%) VB.NET
16 57 (2.73%) VC++
16 57 (2.73%) Bash Shell
17 45 (2.15%) Objective-C
18 38 (1.82%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 785 (37.58%) Degree
2 231 (11.06%) Security Cleared
3 98 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 97 (4.64%) PhD
5 48 (2.30%) DV Cleared
6 24 (1.15%) Postgraduate
7 17 (0.81%) ISEB
8 7 (0.34%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.29%) HND
10 4 (0.19%) CEH
10 4 (0.19%) CCNA
10 4 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.19%) MCSE
11 3 (0.14%) MCSA
11 3 (0.14%) MCP
11 3 (0.14%) CISSP
12 2 (0.096%) OCPJP
12 2 (0.096%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (6.18%) QA
2 42 (2.01%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.43%) DO-178B
3 9 (0.43%) JTAG
4 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.19%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.096%) SLA
6 2 (0.096%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.096%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.048%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.048%) GAMP
System Software
1 64 (3.06%) Firmware
2 45 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.05%) VMware ESX
4 18 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.48%) NFS
6 9 (0.43%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (0.24%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.19%) vSphere
10 3 (0.14%) XenApp
10 3 (0.14%) XenServer
10 3 (0.14%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.096%) zsh
11 2 (0.096%) vCloud
12 1 (0.048%) Xen
12 1 (0.048%) Squid
Systems Management
1 36 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.10%) Puppet
4 12 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 9 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.29%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.29%) Control-M
6 6 (0.29%) OpenView
6 6 (0.29%) PureDisk
7 5 (0.24%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.24%) Nagios
8 3 (0.14%) Cacti
8 3 (0.14%) Netcool
8 3 (0.14%) logstash
8 3 (0.14%) Icinga
8 3 (0.14%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.048%) Nessus
Vendors
1 241 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 206 (9.86%) Oracle
3 47 (2.25%) VMware
4 27 (1.29%) Cisco
4 27 (1.29%) Red Hat
5 21 (1.01%) IBM
6 19 (0.91%) Google
7 18 (0.86%) Sybase
7 18 (0.86%) Wind River
8 16 (0.77%) HP
9 15 (0.72%) Sencha
9 15 (0.72%) EMC
10 14 (0.67%) TOWER Software
11 13 (0.62%) Twitter
12 12 (0.57%) Juniper
12 12 (0.57%) Xamarin
13 11 (0.53%) Broadcom
14 10 (0.48%) F5
15 9 (0.43%) Citrix
15 9 (0.43%) Websense
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Search Consultancy
Posted: 11 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 52,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 7K Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 16 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Zest 2 Recruitment
Salary: From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Zest 2 Recruitment
Salary: From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Zest 2 Recruitment
Salary: From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Sussex
Zest 2 Recruitment
Salary: From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Zest 2 Recruitment
Salary: From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum Basic Salary £21-28,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allowance+Pension+Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday