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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 58 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 941 1195 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.30% 5.71% 5.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.30% 11.67% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 822 1058 1176
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,300 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
10122 10244 11275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.31% 48.91% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8451 9032 10015
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 2 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 2 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 +14 289 £45,000 -2.17% 45
Hampshire -20 184 £37,500 -6.25% 30
Berkshire -59 132 £45,000 +12.50% 29
West Sussex -13 105 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Oxfordshire -15 75 £45,000 - 21
East Sussex -14 57 £40,000 -7.51% 5
Buckinghamshire -14 56 £43,750 +25.00% 17
Middlesex +9 28 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Kent -13 25 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Home Counties +7 1 - -
Sussex -8 1 £45,000 -21.73%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 1040 (48.53%) C#
2 1004 (46.85%) Software Engineering
3 894 (41.72%) Java
4 869 (40.55%) C
5 832 (38.82%) Linux
6 786 (36.68%) Degree
7 582 (27.16%) Windows
8 561 (26.18%) .NET
9 557 (25.99%) SQL
10 528 (24.64%) JavaScript
11 526 (24.55%) OO
12 503 (23.47%) Computer Science
13 494 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
14 443 (20.67%) HTML
15 387 (18.06%) SQL Server
16 354 (16.52%) Mathematics
17 298 (13.91%) XML
18 295 (13.77%) CSS
19 276 (12.88%) Python
20 264 (12.32%) UNIX
20 264 (12.32%) Finance
21 258 (12.04%) Multithreading
22 257 (11.99%) Microsoft
23 253 (11.81%) Security Cleared
24 239 (11.15%) Visual Studio
25 217 (10.13%) Oracle
26 192 (8.96%) Algorithms
27 191 (8.91%) Physics
28 178 (8.31%) Web Services
29 174 (8.12%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 71 (3.31%) Apache
2 40 (1.87%) IIS
3 29 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 25 (1.17%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.12%) Node.js
6 18 (0.84%) Drupal
7 14 (0.65%) nginx
8 11 (0.51%) CMS
9 7 (0.33%) Joomla!
10 5 (0.23%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.19%) Kentico
11 4 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.14%) WordPress
13 2 (0.093%) Lync
13 2 (0.093%) SAS
14 1 (0.047%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.047%) FileNet
14 1 (0.047%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.047%) Jetty
Applications
1 116 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.17%) MS Office
3 10 (0.47%) MS Project
4 5 (0.23%) Simulink
5 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.093%) Maya
6 2 (0.093%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.093%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.047%) SPSS
7 1 (0.047%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.047%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.047%) Maple
Business Applications
1 6 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.047%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.07%) SaaS
2 9 (0.42%) GitHub
3 5 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.093%) IaaS
6 1 (0.047%) PaaS
6 1 (0.047%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 141 (6.58%) TCP/IP
2 101 (4.71%) HTTP
3 58 (2.71%) Firewall
4 53 (2.47%) Internet
5 49 (2.29%) CTI
6 48 (2.24%) DNS
7 39 (1.82%) VPN
8 37 (1.73%) GSM
9 36 (1.68%) Ethernet
10 35 (1.63%) SSL
11 28 (1.31%) LTE
12 27 (1.26%) Wireless
13 26 (1.21%) IPv6
13 26 (1.21%) SAN
13 26 (1.21%) UMTS
14 25 (1.17%) IPv4
15 22 (1.03%) VoIP
15 22 (1.03%) SMTP
16 21 (0.98%) LDAP
17 20 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 387 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 112 (5.23%) MySQL
3 61 (2.85%) Relational Database
4 41 (1.91%) NoSQL
5 40 (1.87%) Big Data
6 25 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (1.07%) RDBMS
8 21 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (0.56%) MongoDB
12 12 (0.56%) Oracle Database
13 11 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.37%) SQLite
15 6 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 239 (11.15%) Visual Studio
2 155 (7.23%) Subversion
3 72 (3.36%) Git (software)
4 51 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 50 (2.33%) NUnit
5 50 (2.33%) GDB
6 47 (2.19%) Rhino Mocks
7 43 (2.01%) Selenium
7 43 (2.01%) ClearCase
8 40 (1.87%) GCC
9 35 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 28 (1.31%) Xcode
11 26 (1.21%) Jenkins
12 22 (1.03%) Rational Rhapsody
13 21 (0.98%) Bugzilla
14 19 (0.89%) TestComplete
15 18 (0.84%) Maven
15 18 (0.84%) Ant
15 18 (0.84%) Ranorex
16 17 (0.79%) AQtime
General
1 264 (12.32%) Finance
2 151 (7.05%) Electronics
3 128 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 73 (3.41%) Military
5 68 (3.17%) Banking
6 58 (2.71%) Aerospace
7 54 (2.52%) Games
8 46 (2.15%) Marketing
9 40 (1.87%) Manufacturing
10 34 (1.59%) Retail
11 30 (1.40%) Investment Banking
12 21 (0.98%) Automotive
13 13 (0.61%) French Language
14 11 (0.51%) Legal
15 10 (0.47%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.37%) Back Office
16 8 (0.37%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.23%) Front Office
18 5 (0.23%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1086 (50.68%) Developer
2 670 (31.26%) Software Engineer
3 410 (19.13%) Software Developer
4 258 (12.04%) C++ Developer
5 205 (9.57%) C# Developer
6 198 (9.24%) C++ Software Engineer
7 166 (7.75%) Graduate
8 149 (6.95%) Analyst
9 142 (6.63%) .NET Developer
10 123 (5.74%) Programmer
11 117 (5.46%) Junior
11 117 (5.46%) Senior Software Engineer
12 112 (5.23%) Senior Developer
13 99 (4.62%) Web Developer
13 99 (4.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 98 (4.57%) C# .NET Developer
15 95 (4.43%) Java Developer
16 89 (4.15%) Junior Developer
17 85 (3.97%) Graduate Developer
18 63 (2.94%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 561 (26.18%) .NET
2 443 (20.67%) HTML
3 298 (13.91%) XML
4 295 (13.77%) CSS
5 178 (8.31%) Web Services
6 155 (7.23%) ASP.NET
7 124 (5.79%) STL
8 119 (5.55%) MFC
9 110 (5.13%) jQuery
10 90 (4.20%) HTML5
11 86 (4.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 85 (3.97%) WPF
13 81 (3.78%) Ajax
14 80 (3.73%) WinForms
15 79 (3.69%) WCF
16 70 (3.27%) JSP
17 65 (3.03%) SOAP
18 64 (2.99%) Qt
19 56 (2.61%) LAMP
20 55 (2.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 503 (23.47%) Computer Science
2 354 (16.52%) Mathematics
3 192 (8.96%) Algorithms
4 191 (8.91%) Physics
5 137 (6.39%) Embedded Systems
6 136 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (2.47%) VHDL
8 50 (2.33%) User Experience
8 50 (2.33%) Mobile App
9 49 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
10 48 (2.24%) Open Source
11 42 (1.96%) Device Driver
11 42 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 41 (1.91%) Client/Server
13 36 (1.68%) Statistics
14 33 (1.54%) Visualisation
15 22 (1.03%) Clustering
16 20 (0.93%) MPEG
16 20 (0.93%) Robotics
17 18 (0.84%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 832 (38.82%) Linux
2 582 (27.16%) Windows
3 264 (12.32%) UNIX
4 147 (6.86%) Android
5 132 (6.16%) Apple iOS
6 85 (3.97%) Embedded Linux
7 49 (2.29%) Solaris
8 30 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
9 26 (1.21%) Mac OS X
10 23 (1.07%) AIX
11 21 (0.98%) Windows 8
12 17 (0.79%) VxWorks
13 15 (0.70%) Windows 7
14 14 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (0.56%) Windows CE
16 11 (0.51%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
18 8 (0.37%) LynxOS
19 6 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
19 6 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1004 (46.85%) Software Engineering
2 526 (24.55%) OO
3 494 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
4 258 (12.04%) Multithreading
5 172 (8.03%) UML
6 133 (6.21%) OOD
7 124 (5.79%) Project Management
8 120 (5.60%) Scrum
9 116 (5.41%) MVC
10 113 (5.27%) TDD
11 110 (5.13%) OOP
12 102 (4.76%) Mentoring
13 92 (4.29%) Signal Processing
14 89 (4.15%) Software Testing
15 88 (4.11%) Unit Testing
16 83 (3.87%) Image Processing
17 79 (3.69%) Kalman Filter
18 75 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
19 74 (3.45%) Test Automation
20 64 (2.99%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1040 (48.53%) C#
2 894 (41.72%) Java
3 869 (40.55%) C
4 557 (25.99%) SQL
5 528 (24.64%) JavaScript
6 276 (12.88%) Python
7 174 (8.12%) Perl
8 173 (8.07%) PHP
9 115 (5.37%) Embedded C++
10 110 (5.13%) VB
11 106 (4.95%) MATLAB
12 94 (4.39%) Embedded C
13 76 (3.55%) Shell Script
14 74 (3.45%) Assembly Language
15 68 (3.17%) Ruby
16 60 (2.80%) VB.NET
17 57 (2.66%) VC++
18 52 (2.43%) Objective-C
18 52 (2.43%) Bash Shell
19 44 (2.05%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 786 (36.68%) Degree
2 253 (11.81%) Security Cleared
3 100 (4.67%) PhD
4 94 (4.39%) SC Cleared
5 52 (2.43%) DV Cleared
6 24 (1.12%) Postgraduate
7 15 (0.70%) ISEB
8 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.23%) CEH
9 5 (0.23%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.19%) CCNA
10 4 (0.19%) MCSE
11 3 (0.14%) MCSA
11 3 (0.14%) MCP
11 3 (0.14%) CISSP
12 2 (0.093%) HND
12 2 (0.093%) MCITP
12 2 (0.093%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (6.77%) QA
2 39 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.47%) JTAG
4 9 (0.42%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.19%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.14%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.093%) SLA
8 1 (0.047%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.047%) GAMP
8 1 (0.047%) HL7
8 1 (0.047%) DICOM
System Software
1 60 (2.80%) Firmware
2 45 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.03%) VMware ESX
4 16 (0.75%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.47%) NFS
6 9 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (0.23%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.19%) vSphere
10 2 (0.093%) vCloud
10 2 (0.093%) zsh
10 2 (0.093%) Squid
10 2 (0.093%) XenApp
10 2 (0.093%) XenServer
10 2 (0.093%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.047%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (1.17%) Puppet
4 12 (0.56%) NetBackup
5 9 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.28%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.28%) OpenView
6 6 (0.28%) Control-M
6 6 (0.28%) PureDisk
7 5 (0.23%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.23%) Nagios
7 5 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.14%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.093%) logstash
9 2 (0.093%) Icinga
9 2 (0.093%) Netcool
9 2 (0.093%) Cacti
10 1 (0.047%) Nessus
10 1 (0.047%) nmon
Vendors
1 257 (11.99%) Microsoft
2 217 (10.13%) Oracle
3 46 (2.15%) VMware
4 29 (1.35%) Cisco
5 27 (1.26%) Red Hat
6 23 (1.07%) IBM
7 20 (0.93%) Sybase
7 20 (0.93%) Wind River
8 18 (0.84%) HP
9 17 (0.79%) Google
10 15 (0.70%) Sencha
11 14 (0.65%) EMC
11 14 (0.65%) Xamarin
12 13 (0.61%) Twitter
13 12 (0.56%) Juniper
13 12 (0.56%) TOWER Software
14 11 (0.51%) Coverity
14 11 (0.51%) Broadcom
15 10 (0.47%) Websense
16 9 (0.42%) Blue Coat
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k to £60k DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-30k plus 5% bonus, pension and more
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 23 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 25 days holiday + 8% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum - pension and healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday