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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 55 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 966 1200 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.41% 5.64% 6.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.61% 11.35% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1062 1278
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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
10052 10570 11394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 45.87% 49.67% 51.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8402 9271 10128
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 23 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 23 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 +22 306 £45,000 - 55
Hampshire -15 186 £39,500 -1.25% 36
Berkshire -55 119 £45,000 +12.50% 24
West Sussex -12 104 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Oxfordshire -8 85 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Buckinghamshire -14 50 £40,000 +12.67% 20
East Sussex -16 50 £40,000 - 4
Middlesex +10 34 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Kent +10 33 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Sussex -15 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Home Counties +10 1 - -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 1020 (48.73%) C#
2 987 (47.16%) Software Engineering
3 857 (40.95%) C
4 855 (40.85%) Java
5 807 (38.56%) Linux
6 787 (37.60%) Degree
7 581 (27.76%) Windows
8 550 (26.28%) SQL
9 528 (25.23%) OO
10 520 (24.84%) .NET
11 507 (24.22%) JavaScript
12 484 (23.12%) Computer Science
13 475 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
14 427 (20.40%) HTML
15 364 (17.39%) SQL Server
16 339 (16.20%) Mathematics
17 295 (14.09%) XML
18 288 (13.76%) Python
19 275 (13.14%) CSS
20 267 (12.76%) UNIX
21 255 (12.18%) Finance
22 245 (11.71%) Multithreading
23 241 (11.51%) Microsoft
24 240 (11.47%) Visual Studio
25 224 (10.70%) Security Cleared
26 206 (9.84%) Oracle
27 186 (8.89%) UML
28 183 (8.74%) Web Services
29 176 (8.41%) Algorithms
30 174 (8.31%) Physics

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 68 (3.25%) Apache
2 35 (1.67%) IIS
3 32 (1.53%) Tomcat
4 28 (1.34%) Node.js
5 23 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 15 (0.72%) nginx
7 13 (0.62%) Drupal
8 10 (0.48%) CMS
9 8 (0.38%) JBoss
10 5 (0.24%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.19%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.14%) WordPress
13 2 (0.096%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.096%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.096%) Lync
13 2 (0.096%) MediaWiki
13 2 (0.096%) Kentico
13 2 (0.096%) SAS
14 1 (0.048%) FileNet
Applications
1 116 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.81%) MS Office
3 7 (0.33%) MS Project
4 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.19%) Mathematica
5 2 (0.096%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.096%) Simulink
5 2 (0.096%) Maya
6 1 (0.048%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.048%) SPSS
6 1 (0.048%) Maple
6 1 (0.048%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.33%) 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 22 (1.05%) SaaS
2 10 (0.48%) 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
1 130 (6.21%) TCP/IP
2 88 (4.20%) HTTP
3 57 (2.72%) Firewall
4 50 (2.39%) DNS
5 47 (2.25%) Internet
6 42 (2.01%) CTI
7 41 (1.96%) VPN
8 40 (1.91%) Ethernet
9 37 (1.77%) GSM
10 29 (1.39%) IPv6
11 28 (1.34%) IPv4
12 27 (1.29%) Wireless
13 26 (1.24%) SAN
14 25 (1.19%) DVB
14 25 (1.19%) SSL
15 24 (1.15%) LTE
16 23 (1.10%) SMTP
17 22 (1.05%) LDAP
17 22 (1.05%) UMTS
18 21 (1.00%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 122 (5.83%) MySQL
3 58 (2.77%) Relational Database
4 42 (2.01%) Big Data
5 39 (1.86%) NoSQL
6 23 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 19 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (0.72%) Oracle Database
11 14 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (0.67%) MongoDB
12 11 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (0.53%) SQLite
13 9 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (0.29%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 240 (11.47%) Visual Studio
2 159 (7.60%) Subversion
3 76 (3.63%) Git (software)
4 55 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 54 (2.58%) NUnit
6 53 (2.53%) GDB
7 50 (2.39%) Rhino Mocks
8 43 (2.05%) GCC
9 39 (1.86%) ClearCase
10 34 (1.62%) Selenium
11 31 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 28 (1.34%) Bugzilla
13 27 (1.29%) Xcode
14 24 (1.15%) JIRA
14 24 (1.15%) Jenkins
15 23 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 20 (0.96%) TestComplete
17 19 (0.91%) Ranorex
17 19 (0.91%) Maven
17 19 (0.91%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 255 (12.18%) Finance
2 154 (7.36%) Electronics
3 131 (6.26%) Telecoms
4 66 (3.15%) Banking
5 57 (2.72%) Aerospace
5 57 (2.72%) Military
6 52 (2.48%) Games
7 43 (2.05%) Marketing
7 43 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 30 (1.43%) Automotive
9 28 (1.34%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.15%) Retail
11 14 (0.67%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.53%) Multimedia
12 11 (0.53%) French Language
13 10 (0.48%) Legal
14 8 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.24%) Back Office
16 4 (0.19%) Russian Language
16 4 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1062 (50.74%) Developer
2 638 (30.48%) Software Engineer
3 406 (19.40%) Software Developer
4 257 (12.28%) C++ Developer
5 190 (9.08%) C++ Software Engineer
6 181 (8.65%) C# Developer
7 168 (8.03%) Graduate
8 136 (6.50%) Analyst
9 126 (6.02%) .NET Developer
9 126 (6.02%) Senior Software Engineer
10 118 (5.64%) Programmer
11 117 (5.59%) Junior
12 104 (4.97%) Senior Developer
13 99 (4.73%) Web Developer
14 96 (4.59%) Java Developer
15 95 (4.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 88 (4.20%) Junior Developer
17 86 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
18 85 (4.06%) Graduate Developer
19 62 (2.96%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 520 (24.84%) .NET
2 427 (20.40%) HTML
3 295 (14.09%) XML
4 275 (13.14%) CSS
5 183 (8.74%) Web Services
6 132 (6.31%) ASP.NET
7 122 (5.83%) STL
8 116 (5.54%) MFC
9 103 (4.92%) jQuery
10 95 (4.54%) HTML5
11 86 (4.11%) WCF
12 82 (3.92%) Ajax
13 81 (3.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 77 (3.68%) WPF
15 72 (3.44%) WinForms
16 68 (3.25%) Qt
17 64 (3.06%) SOAP
18 59 (2.82%) LAMP
18 59 (2.82%) JSP
19 53 (2.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 484 (23.12%) Computer Science
2 339 (16.20%) Mathematics
3 176 (8.41%) Algorithms
4 174 (8.31%) Physics
5 151 (7.21%) Embedded Systems
6 130 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
7 58 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
8 55 (2.63%) Open Source
9 48 (2.29%) VHDL
10 46 (2.20%) Client/Server
11 44 (2.10%) User Experience
12 43 (2.05%) Visualisation
13 42 (2.01%) Mobile App
14 35 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 35 (1.67%) Device Driver
15 32 (1.53%) Statistics
16 23 (1.10%) Clustering
17 22 (1.05%) Robotics
17 22 (1.05%) MPEG
18 21 (1.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 807 (38.56%) Linux
2 581 (27.76%) Windows
3 267 (12.76%) UNIX
4 132 (6.31%) Android
5 124 (5.92%) Apple iOS
6 78 (3.73%) Embedded Linux
7 50 (2.39%) Solaris
8 28 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
9 27 (1.29%) Mac OS X
10 20 (0.96%) AIX
11 19 (0.91%) VxWorks
12 17 (0.81%) Windows CE
12 17 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (0.76%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.62%) Windows 7
15 11 (0.53%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (0.38%) LynxOS
17 7 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (47.16%) Software Engineering
2 528 (25.23%) OO
3 475 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
4 245 (11.71%) Multithreading
5 186 (8.89%) UML
6 145 (6.93%) OOD
7 122 (5.83%) Project Management
8 121 (5.78%) OOP
9 117 (5.59%) Scrum
10 111 (5.30%) TDD
11 101 (4.83%) Mentoring
12 99 (4.73%) MVC
13 91 (4.35%) Signal Processing
14 88 (4.20%) Unit Testing
15 84 (4.01%) Software Testing
16 78 (3.73%) Test Automation
17 77 (3.68%) Software Architecture
18 72 (3.44%) Continuous Integration
19 68 (3.25%) Web Development
20 67 (3.20%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1020 (48.73%) C#
2 857 (40.95%) C
3 855 (40.85%) Java
4 550 (26.28%) SQL
5 507 (24.22%) JavaScript
6 288 (13.76%) Python
7 173 (8.27%) Perl
8 169 (8.07%) PHP
9 112 (5.35%) Embedded C++
10 106 (5.06%) MATLAB
10 106 (5.06%) VB
11 99 (4.73%) Embedded C
12 78 (3.73%) Ruby
13 71 (3.39%) Shell Script
14 64 (3.06%) Assembly Language
15 60 (2.87%) Bash Shell
16 56 (2.68%) VC++
17 55 (2.63%) VB.NET
18 45 (2.15%) Objective-C
19 38 (1.82%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 787 (37.60%) Degree
2 224 (10.70%) Security Cleared
3 100 (4.78%) PhD
4 96 (4.59%) SC Cleared
5 47 (2.25%) DV Cleared
6 25 (1.19%) Postgraduate
7 17 (0.81%) ISEB
8 7 (0.33%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.29%) HND
9 6 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.19%) MCSE
10 4 (0.19%) CCNA
10 4 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.19%) CEH
11 3 (0.14%) CISSP
11 3 (0.14%) MCSA
11 3 (0.14%) MCP
12 2 (0.096%) CISMP
12 2 (0.096%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (6.12%) QA
2 42 (2.01%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.43%) DO-178B
3 9 (0.43%) JTAG
4 4 (0.19%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.096%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.096%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.096%) SLA
7 1 (0.048%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.048%) GAMP
System Software
1 65 (3.11%) Firmware
2 46 (2.20%) 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 (0.33%) 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%) vCloud
11 2 (0.096%) zsh
12 1 (0.048%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.048%) Xen
12 1 (0.048%) Squid
Systems Management
1 37 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.05%) Puppet
4 12 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 9 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.29%) PureDisk
6 6 (0.29%) Control-M
6 6 (0.29%) OpenView
6 6 (0.29%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.24%) Nagios
7 5 (0.24%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.14%) logstash
8 3 (0.14%) Icinga
8 3 (0.14%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.14%) Netcool
8 3 (0.14%) Cacti
9 1 (0.048%) Nessus
9 1 (0.048%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.048%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 241 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 206 (9.84%) Oracle
3 48 (2.29%) VMware
4 29 (1.39%) Cisco
5 25 (1.19%) Red Hat
6 21 (1.00%) IBM
7 20 (0.96%) Google
8 18 (0.86%) Wind River
8 18 (0.86%) Sybase
9 16 (0.76%) HP
10 15 (0.72%) TOWER Software
10 15 (0.72%) EMC
10 15 (0.72%) Twitter
10 15 (0.72%) Sencha
11 13 (0.62%) Juniper
12 11 (0.53%) Xamarin
12 11 (0.53%) Broadcom
13 10 (0.48%) F5
13 10 (0.48%) Websense
13 10 (0.48%) McAfee
Fleet, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Training + Career Development + Go
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and progression
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Sussex
Zest 2 Recruitment
Salary: From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c30-45k+Bonus 20-30%+Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum GBP 25 - 30K +Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago