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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 33 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1309 1042 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.10% 4.99% 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.11% 10.33% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1183 854 961
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,100 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
9981 10084 10956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 54.15% 48.31% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8948 8658 9455
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 348 £47,500 +3.26% 33
Oxfordshire +14 293 £50,000 +28.20% 29
Berkshire +23 179 £45,000 +12.50% 31
Hampshire -12 179 £40,000 -11.11% 31
West Sussex +20 146 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Buckinghamshire +33 85 £40,000 -6.97% 16
East Sussex +16 45 £43,250 +15.33% 6
Kent +21 26 £37,500 - 6
Middlesex +10 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Isle of Wight +5 1 £29,500 - 1
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 1339 (51.88%) Software Engineering
2 1000 (38.74%) C#
3 991 (38.40%) Java
4 924 (35.80%) Linux
5 900 (34.87%) Degree
6 896 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
7 878 (34.02%) C
8 832 (32.24%) Windows
9 721 (27.93%) Python
10 648 (25.11%) SQL
11 634 (24.56%) Computer Science
12 537 (20.81%) JavaScript
13 514 (19.91%) OO
14 485 (18.79%) .NET
15 453 (17.55%) HTML
16 423 (16.39%) Finance
17 418 (16.20%) Multithreading
18 377 (14.61%) CSS
19 332 (12.86%) Telecoms
20 328 (12.71%) TDD
21 322 (12.48%) Mathematics
22 297 (11.51%) Unix
23 296 (11.47%) SDLC
24 286 (11.08%) Scrum
25 284 (11.00%) XML
26 263 (10.19%) Oracle
27 252 (9.76%) Perl
28 242 (9.38%) SQL Server
29 232 (8.99%) Microsoft
30 214 (8.29%) OOP

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 60 (2.32%) IIS
2 54 (2.09%) Apache
3 48 (1.86%) Tomcat
4 39 (1.51%) Apache Spark
5 32 (1.24%) nginx
6 28 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
7 25 (0.97%) JBoss
8 19 (0.74%) WebLogic
9 14 (0.54%) SharePoint
9 14 (0.54%) WebSphere
10 13 (0.50%) Jetty
11 11 (0.43%) GlassFish
12 6 (0.23%) LiveLink
13 5 (0.19%) Apache Pig
13 5 (0.19%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.19%) Confluence
14 4 (0.15%) Drupal
14 4 (0.15%) SAS
14 4 (0.15%) WordPress
15 3 (0.12%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 67 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.85%) MS Office
3 11 (0.43%) GNU Octave
3 11 (0.43%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.23%) GIMP
5 6 (0.23%) Maple
5 6 (0.23%) Mathematica
6 4 (0.15%) OrCAD
7 3 (0.12%) MS Project
7 3 (0.12%) Simulink
8 2 (0.077%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.077%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.077%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.039%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.039%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 21 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.12%) Odoo
4 2 (0.077%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.039%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 61 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (2.17%) SaaS
3 41 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.31%) PaaS
6 6 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.23%) iTunes
7 5 (0.19%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.19%) IaaS
8 3 (0.12%) GitHub
9 1 (0.039%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.039%) Heroku
9 1 (0.039%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 136 (5.27%) TCP/IP
2 61 (2.36%) Internet
3 45 (1.74%) VoIP
3 45 (1.74%) Wireless
4 44 (1.70%) HTTP
4 44 (1.70%) SMTP
5 38 (1.47%) DNS
6 36 (1.39%) SSL
7 28 (1.08%) Ethernet
8 27 (1.05%) Bluetooth
9 26 (1.01%) Wireshark
10 25 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
11 20 (0.77%) LTE
12 18 (0.70%) GSM
12 18 (0.70%) Network Security
13 16 (0.62%) 3G
13 16 (0.62%) GPRS
13 16 (0.62%) SAN
14 13 (0.50%) Software-Defined Radio
14 13 (0.50%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 133 (5.15%) MySQL
3 79 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 74 (2.87%) NoSQL
5 73 (2.83%) Big Data
6 65 (2.52%) MongoDB
7 63 (2.44%) Hadoop
8 46 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
9 37 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 26 (1.01%) MariaDB
11 24 (0.93%) QlikView
12 23 (0.89%) Data Mining
13 20 (0.77%) RDBMS
14 19 (0.74%) Oracle Database
15 15 (0.58%) GIS
16 12 (0.46%) HBase
17 11 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 7 (0.27%) CouchDB
19 6 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
20 5 (0.19%) KDB
Development Applications
1 196 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 191 (7.40%) Subversion
3 182 (7.05%) Git (software)
4 108 (4.18%) Jenkins
5 86 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 81 (3.14%) JIRA
7 80 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 62 (2.40%) Maven
9 45 (1.74%) Metasploit
10 42 (1.63%) Ant
11 40 (1.55%) NUnit
12 30 (1.16%) InstallShield
13 27 (1.05%) Rhino Mocks
14 25 (0.97%) JUnit
15 24 (0.93%) Artifactory
15 24 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 24 (0.93%) GCC
16 23 (0.89%) Selenium
17 21 (0.81%) Bugzilla
18 20 (0.77%) ClearCase
General
1 423 (16.39%) Finance
2 332 (12.86%) Telecoms
3 169 (6.55%) Aerospace
4 161 (6.24%) Games
5 153 (5.93%) Automotive
6 150 (5.81%) Electronics
7 98 (3.80%) Manufacturing
8 77 (2.98%) Banking
9 46 (1.78%) Marketing
10 44 (1.70%) Military
11 23 (0.89%) Advertising
12 19 (0.74%) Retail
13 10 (0.39%) Legal
14 8 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.27%) Avionics
16 6 (0.23%) Billing
17 5 (0.19%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.19%) Italian Language
18 4 (0.15%) Back Office
18 4 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1081 (41.88%) Developer
2 868 (33.63%) Software Engineer
3 522 (20.22%) C++ Developer
4 436 (16.89%) Software Developer
5 420 (16.27%) C++ Software Engineer
6 302 (11.70%) C# Developer
7 239 (9.26%) C++ Software Developer
8 218 (8.45%) Senior Developer
9 216 (8.37%) Graduate
10 193 (7.48%) Embedded Engineer
11 177 (6.86%) Java Developer
12 165 (6.39%) C# Software Developer
13 155 (6.01%) Senior Software Engineer
14 151 (5.85%) .NET Developer
15 140 (5.42%) Senior Software Developer
16 138 (5.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 135 (5.23%) Java Engineer
18 131 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
19 128 (4.96%) Java Software Engineer
20 121 (4.69%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 485 (18.79%) .NET
2 453 (17.55%) HTML
3 377 (14.61%) CSS
4 284 (11.00%) XML
5 203 (7.87%) STL
6 173 (6.70%) Web Services
7 169 (6.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 127 (4.92%) MFC
9 124 (4.80%) JSON
10 112 (4.34%) AngularJS
11 107 (4.15%) HTML5
12 98 (3.80%) ASP.NET
13 92 (3.56%) jQuery
14 91 (3.53%) REST
15 89 (3.45%) Qt
16 87 (3.37%) XSLT
17 80 (3.10%) .NET Framework
18 78 (3.02%) WPF
19 70 (2.71%) OpenGL
20 68 (2.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 634 (24.56%) Computer Science
2 322 (12.48%) Mathematics
3 205 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 195 (7.56%) Embedded Systems
5 176 (6.82%) Algorithms
6 171 (6.63%) Physics
7 84 (3.25%) Visualisation
8 53 (2.05%) Client/Server
9 50 (1.94%) Device Driver
10 49 (1.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 46 (1.78%) Hedge funds
12 37 (1.43%) User Experience
13 33 (1.28%) Cybercrime
14 30 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
14 30 (1.16%) Mobile App
14 30 (1.16%) VHDL
15 28 (1.08%) iPad
16 25 (0.97%) CUDA
17 23 (0.89%) Statistics
18 21 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 924 (35.80%) Linux
2 832 (32.24%) Windows
3 297 (11.51%) Unix
4 117 (4.53%) Android
5 88 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 80 (3.10%) VxWorks
7 49 (1.90%) Embedded Linux
8 37 (1.43%) Solaris
9 36 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
10 33 (1.28%) Mac OS X
11 27 (1.05%) Windows Server
12 20 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (0.70%) Mac OS
14 16 (0.62%) Windows CE
15 14 (0.54%) CentOS
16 10 (0.39%) Windows XP
17 9 (0.35%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.31%) Debian
19 7 (0.27%) Kali Linux
20 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1339 (51.88%) Software Engineering
2 896 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
3 514 (19.91%) OO
4 418 (16.20%) Multithreading
5 328 (12.71%) TDD
6 296 (11.47%) SDLC
7 286 (11.08%) Scrum
8 214 (8.29%) OOP
9 210 (8.14%) UML
10 177 (6.86%) OOD
11 167 (6.47%) Mentoring
12 147 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
13 146 (5.66%) Software Architecture
14 142 (5.50%) Cross-Platform Development
15 134 (5.19%) Unit Testing
16 122 (4.73%) Cybersecurity
17 113 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
18 110 (4.26%) MVC
19 100 (3.87%) Open Source
20 97 (3.76%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1000 (38.74%) C#
2 991 (38.40%) Java
3 878 (34.02%) C
4 721 (27.93%) Python
5 648 (25.11%) SQL
6 537 (20.81%) JavaScript
7 252 (9.76%) Perl
8 174 (6.74%) Bash Shell
9 137 (5.31%) Ruby
10 119 (4.61%) PHP
11 103 (3.99%) MATLAB
12 100 (3.87%) R
13 77 (2.98%) Embedded C++
14 70 (2.71%) VC++
15 61 (2.36%) VB
16 59 (2.29%) PL/SQL
17 57 (2.21%) Shell Script
18 55 (2.13%) Assembly Language
19 54 (2.09%) Embedded C
20 46 (1.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 900 (34.87%) Degree
2 190 (7.36%) Security Cleared
3 115 (4.46%) PhD
4 82 (3.18%) SC Cleared
5 63 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 43 (1.67%) ISTQB
7 40 (1.55%) ISEB
8 36 (1.39%) CEH
9 35 (1.36%) OSCP
10 28 (1.08%) GIAC
11 22 (0.85%) GPEN
12 20 (0.77%) CREST Certified
13 14 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (0.50%) CISSP
15 6 (0.23%) Postgraduate
16 5 (0.19%) HND
17 4 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
17 4 (0.15%) RHCA
18 3 (0.12%) PMP
18 3 (0.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (6.04%) QA
2 55 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 32 (1.24%) DICOM
4 26 (1.01%) ISO13485
5 13 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.43%) SLA
7 8 (0.31%) HIPAA
7 8 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.19%) Def Stans
9 3 (0.12%) MISRA
10 2 (0.077%) DO-178B
10 2 (0.077%) DO-254
11 1 (0.039%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 12207
11 1 (0.039%) JTAG
11 1 (0.039%) MISRA C
System Software
1 71 (2.75%) Firmware
2 41 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 17 (0.66%) Docker
5 12 (0.46%) HDFS
5 12 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.077%) Squid
Systems Management
1 83 (3.22%) Nessus
2 80 (3.10%) Nmap
3 43 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.20%) Puppet
5 30 (1.16%) OpenVAS
6 20 (0.77%) StatsD
7 15 (0.58%) HAProxy
8 12 (0.46%) logstash
8 12 (0.46%) Perfmon
9 11 (0.43%) Ansible
10 9 (0.35%) yum
11 6 (0.23%) Nagios
12 5 (0.19%) Hyperic
12 5 (0.19%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.12%) HP Fortify
13 3 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
14 2 (0.077%) AirWatch
15 1 (0.039%) Cacti
15 1 (0.039%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 263 (10.19%) Oracle
2 232 (8.99%) Microsoft
3 105 (4.07%) Sophos
4 54 (2.09%) VMware
5 47 (1.82%) Coverity
6 35 (1.36%) Qualys
6 35 (1.36%) Red Hat
7 24 (0.93%) Informatica
8 22 (0.85%) SAP
9 19 (0.74%) Intel
10 16 (0.62%) Atlassian
10 16 (0.62%) Cisco
10 16 (0.62%) Progress
11 12 (0.46%) TOWER Software
12 11 (0.43%) Adobe
13 10 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.35%) Google
14 9 (0.35%) Rally
14 9 (0.35%) Xamarin
15 8 (0.31%) HP
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Very competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 44,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dover, Kent
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum, + Pension, Life Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago