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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 50 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1043 1279 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.77% 5.88% 6.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.12% 11.79% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 905 1088 1427
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
10303 10849 12383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.12% 49.92% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8831 9219 11277
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 £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +27 341 £45,000 - 54
Hampshire -10 177 £37,500 -6.25% 24
Berkshire -68 130 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Oxfordshire -7 114 £45,000 +12.50% 22
West Sussex -12 98 £40,000 -11.11% 18
Buckinghamshire -23 67 £40,000 -9.09% 3
East Sussex -20 35 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Kent +3 29 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Middlesex +15 28 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Sussex -2 7 £47,500 -5.00%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1011 (50.27%) Software Engineering
2 967 (48.09%) C#
3 820 (40.78%) Java
4 795 (39.53%) C
5 776 (38.59%) Degree
6 759 (37.74%) Linux
7 530 (26.36%) Windows
8 512 (25.46%) SQL
9 509 (25.31%) OO
10 493 (24.52%) JavaScript
11 478 (23.77%) Computer Science
12 450 (22.38%) .NET
13 439 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
14 384 (19.09%) HTML
15 321 (15.96%) Python
16 319 (15.86%) SQL Server
17 312 (15.51%) Mathematics
18 309 (15.37%) XML
19 269 (13.38%) UNIX
20 256 (12.73%) Finance
21 238 (11.83%) CSS
22 228 (11.34%) Multithreading
23 216 (10.74%) Visual Studio
24 212 (10.54%) UML
25 209 (10.39%) Security Cleared
26 207 (10.29%) Oracle
27 199 (9.90%) OOD
28 188 (9.35%) Microsoft
29 181 (9.00%) PHP
30 177 (8.80%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 93 (4.62%) Apache
2 49 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 30 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 28 (1.39%) Node.js
5 27 (1.34%) IIS
6 26 (1.29%) nginx
7 16 (0.80%) JBoss
8 15 (0.75%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.55%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.50%) GlassFish
11 8 (0.40%) Drupal
11 8 (0.40%) CMS
12 5 (0.25%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.25%) Lync
13 4 (0.20%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.15%) SAS
14 3 (0.15%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.15%) WordPress
15 2 (0.099%) MediaWiki
15 2 (0.099%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 86 (4.28%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.75%) MS Office
3 6 (0.30%) Mathematica
4 5 (0.25%) MS Project
5 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.20%) SPSS
6 3 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.099%) Simulink
7 2 (0.099%) Maya
8 1 (0.050%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.050%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.050%) Maple
8 1 (0.050%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 5 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.20%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.050%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.050%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.24%) SaaS
2 13 (0.65%) GitHub
3 11 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.20%) IaaS
6 3 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.15%) PaaS
7 1 (0.050%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 120 (5.97%) TCP/IP
2 76 (3.78%) HTTP
3 60 (2.98%) DNS
4 59 (2.93%) Firewall
5 41 (2.04%) VPN
5 41 (2.04%) Internet
6 35 (1.74%) GSM
7 28 (1.39%) IPv4
7 28 (1.39%) IPv6
7 28 (1.39%) Wireless
8 26 (1.29%) CTI
9 24 (1.19%) LDAP
9 24 (1.19%) LTE
10 23 (1.14%) GPRS
11 22 (1.09%) Ethernet
12 20 (0.99%) DVB
13 19 (0.94%) RTP
14 18 (0.90%) SAN
14 18 (0.90%) UMTS
15 16 (0.80%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (15.86%) SQL Server
2 132 (6.56%) MySQL
3 61 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 49 (2.44%) Big Data
5 42 (2.09%) NoSQL
6 25 (1.24%) MongoDB
7 21 (1.04%) Oracle Database
8 20 (0.99%) RDBMS
9 12 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (0.55%) SQLite
11 10 (0.50%) Hadoop
12 9 (0.45%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.30%) Pentaho
14 6 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.25%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 216 (10.74%) Visual Studio
2 154 (7.66%) Subversion
3 77 (3.83%) Git (software)
4 67 (3.33%) NUnit
5 63 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 51 (2.54%) Rhino Mocks
7 50 (2.49%) GDB
8 45 (2.24%) GCC
9 35 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 34 (1.69%) JIRA
11 31 (1.54%) Selenium
12 30 (1.49%) Bugzilla
12 30 (1.49%) ClearCase
13 27 (1.34%) JUnit
14 23 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
15 21 (1.04%) Jenkins
16 20 (0.99%) Maven
17 18 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
18 17 (0.85%) Rational Rhapsody
19 16 (0.80%) Hudson
General
1 256 (12.73%) Finance
2 142 (7.06%) Electronics
3 134 (6.66%) Telecoms
4 73 (3.63%) Aerospace
5 55 (2.73%) Banking
6 54 (2.69%) Manufacturing
7 48 (2.39%) Automotive
8 47 (2.34%) Military
9 38 (1.89%) Marketing
10 34 (1.69%) Games
11 22 (1.09%) Investment Banking
12 15 (0.75%) Financial Institution
12 15 (0.75%) Retail
13 9 (0.45%) Multimedia
13 9 (0.45%) Legal
14 8 (0.40%) Advertising
15 6 (0.30%) French Language
16 4 (0.20%) Russian Language
17 3 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.099%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 987 (49.08%) Developer
2 661 (32.87%) Software Engineer
3 400 (19.89%) Software Developer
4 241 (11.98%) C++ Developer
5 173 (8.60%) C# Developer
6 166 (8.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 160 (7.96%) C++ Software Engineer
8 152 (7.56%) Graduate
9 116 (5.77%) Senior Developer
10 109 (5.42%) Junior
10 109 (5.42%) Web Developer
11 107 (5.32%) Analyst
12 91 (4.53%) .NET Developer
13 90 (4.48%) Programmer
14 89 (4.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 84 (4.18%) Java Developer
15 84 (4.18%) Junior Developer
16 71 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
17 64 (3.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
18 61 (3.03%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (22.38%) .NET
2 384 (19.09%) HTML
3 309 (15.37%) XML
4 238 (11.83%) CSS
5 177 (8.80%) Web Services
6 134 (6.66%) STL
7 110 (5.47%) ASP.NET
8 104 (5.17%) jQuery
9 103 (5.12%) MFC
10 100 (4.97%) HTML5
11 92 (4.57%) Ajax
12 91 (4.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 77 (3.83%) WCF
14 76 (3.78%) Qt
15 71 (3.53%) LAMP
16 69 (3.43%) WPF
16 69 (3.43%) J2EE
17 61 (3.03%) SOAP
18 55 (2.73%) REST
19 54 (2.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 478 (23.77%) Computer Science
2 312 (15.51%) Mathematics
3 161 (8.01%) Algorithms
4 158 (7.86%) Embedded Systems
5 152 (7.56%) Physics
6 150 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
7 58 (2.88%) Open Source
8 51 (2.54%) Visualisation
9 50 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
10 46 (2.29%) Client/Server
11 34 (1.69%) Statistics
12 32 (1.59%) Device Driver
13 30 (1.49%) Mobile App
14 28 (1.39%) VHDL
14 28 (1.39%) User Experience
15 27 (1.34%) Life Science
16 23 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 22 (1.09%) Clustering
18 20 (0.99%) CUDA
19 18 (0.90%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 759 (37.74%) Linux
2 530 (26.36%) Windows
3 269 (13.38%) UNIX
4 98 (4.87%) Android
5 95 (4.72%) Apple iOS
6 58 (2.88%) Embedded Linux
7 46 (2.29%) Solaris
8 24 (1.19%) VxWorks
9 20 (0.99%) Mac OS X
9 20 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
10 19 (0.94%) Windows CE
11 18 (0.90%) AIX
11 18 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.50%) Windows NT
15 9 (0.45%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.40%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.40%) CentOS
16 8 (0.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1011 (50.27%) Software Engineering
2 509 (25.31%) OO
3 439 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
4 228 (11.34%) Multithreading
5 212 (10.54%) UML
6 199 (9.90%) OOD
7 128 (6.36%) OOP
8 127 (6.32%) TDD
9 109 (5.42%) Scrum
10 97 (4.82%) Mentoring
11 94 (4.67%) Unit Testing
12 91 (4.53%) Software Architecture
13 90 (4.48%) Test Automation
13 90 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
14 89 (4.43%) Web Development
15 88 (4.38%) Project Management
16 87 (4.33%) Software Testing
17 84 (4.18%) MVC
17 84 (4.18%) Signal Processing
18 67 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 967 (48.09%) C#
2 820 (40.78%) Java
3 795 (39.53%) C
4 512 (25.46%) SQL
5 493 (24.52%) JavaScript
6 321 (15.96%) Python
7 181 (9.00%) PHP
8 169 (8.40%) Perl
9 102 (5.07%) MATLAB
10 92 (4.57%) Embedded C++
10 92 (4.57%) Ruby
11 87 (4.33%) Embedded C
11 87 (4.33%) VB
12 72 (3.58%) Bash Shell
13 60 (2.98%) Shell Script
14 46 (2.29%) Assembly Language
14 46 (2.29%) PL/SQL
15 40 (1.99%) Delphi
16 39 (1.94%) COBOL
16 39 (1.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 776 (38.59%) Degree
2 209 (10.39%) Security Cleared
3 125 (6.22%) PhD
4 106 (5.27%) SC Cleared
5 29 (1.44%) Postgraduate
6 28 (1.39%) DV Cleared
7 20 (0.99%) ISEB
8 16 (0.80%) ISTQB
9 12 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.50%) OCPJP
10 10 (0.50%) OCMJD
11 9 (0.45%) MCSE
12 8 (0.40%) CCNA
12 8 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.30%) HND
13 6 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.25%) MCTS
15 4 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
15 4 (0.20%) CNE
15 4 (0.20%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (4.13%) QA
2 52 (2.59%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.40%) JTAG
4 3 (0.15%) IEC 61508
4 3 (0.15%) DO-178B
4 3 (0.15%) SLA
4 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.15%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.15%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.099%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.050%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.050%) GAMP
System Software
1 57 (2.83%) Firmware
2 35 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.14%) Active Directory
4 14 (0.70%) VMware ESX
5 12 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.55%) NFS
7 5 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (0.25%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.15%) XenApp
8 3 (0.15%) XenServer
8 3 (0.15%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.15%) Xen
9 2 (0.099%) vCloud
9 2 (0.099%) zsh
10 1 (0.050%) KVM
10 1 (0.050%) Docker
10 1 (0.050%) vSphere
10 1 (0.050%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.050%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 29 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (0.90%) Puppet
4 9 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (0.45%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.30%) OpenView
5 6 (0.30%) Control-M
6 5 (0.25%) Nagios
6 5 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.25%) Capistrano
7 4 (0.20%) Cacti
7 4 (0.20%) Netcool
7 4 (0.20%) logstash
7 4 (0.20%) Icinga
8 3 (0.15%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.15%) PureDisk
8 3 (0.15%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.050%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.050%) SELinux
9 1 (0.050%) Nessus
Vendors
1 207 (10.29%) Oracle
2 188 (9.35%) Microsoft
3 43 (2.14%) Cisco
4 40 (1.99%) VMware
5 29 (1.44%) Red Hat
6 24 (1.19%) Google
7 23 (1.14%) IBM
8 20 (0.99%) Citrix
8 20 (0.99%) Twitter
9 18 (0.90%) TOWER Software
10 16 (0.80%) Sun
11 15 (0.75%) Sybase
12 13 (0.65%) Perforce
12 13 (0.65%) F5
13 12 (0.60%) Wind River
13 12 (0.60%) Juniper
13 12 (0.60%) Dell
14 11 (0.55%) EMC
15 10 (0.50%) Blue Coat
15 10 (0.50%) McAfee
Guildford, Surrey
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bens inc bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus, gym and more!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Rebellion Developments
Salary: Competitive, depending in experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Sussex
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus and pensions
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £27500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday