The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 48 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1123 1336 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.98% 6.02% 6.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.16% 12.22% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1154 1249
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11051 10934 11693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.98% 49.28% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9533 9577 10448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
England

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 July 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 July 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 +17 347 £43,250 +1.76% 34
Hampshire -11 228 £35,000 -12.50% 14
Berkshire -28 182 £45,000 +12.50% 29
Oxfordshire -1 101 £37,500 -6.25% 13
West Sussex -10 97 £45,000 - 8
Buckinghamshire +2 79 £37,500 +25.00% 5
East Sussex -24 48 £40,000 -9.09% 8
Middlesex +12 35 £46,250 +8.82% 2
Kent -7 23 £50,000 +12.35% 7
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1205 (49.12%) C#
2 1162 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 1001 (40.81%) Java
4 909 (37.06%) C
5 895 (36.49%) Degree
6 824 (33.59%) Linux
7 809 (32.98%) .NET
8 677 (27.60%) Windows
9 655 (26.70%) OO
10 647 (26.38%) SQL
11 608 (24.79%) Computer Science
12 529 (21.57%) JavaScript
13 491 (20.02%) SQL Server
14 446 (18.18%) Mathematics
15 436 (17.77%) HTML
16 357 (14.55%) Microsoft
17 321 (13.09%) Python
18 302 (12.31%) Finance
19 295 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
20 293 (11.94%) CSS
21 285 (11.62%) ASP.NET
22 283 (11.54%) UNIX
23 276 (11.25%) XML
24 255 (10.40%) Security Cleared
25 254 (10.35%) Multithreading
26 245 (9.99%) Physics
27 241 (9.82%) Visual Studio
28 207 (8.44%) Oracle
29 196 (7.99%) UML
30 191 (7.79%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (2.77%) Apache
2 53 (2.16%) IIS
3 33 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 31 (1.26%) Node.js
5 25 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 24 (0.98%) Drupal
7 13 (0.53%) CMS
8 6 (0.24%) Joomla!
9 5 (0.20%) nginx
9 5 (0.20%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.16%) SAS
10 4 (0.16%) FileNet
10 4 (0.16%) Kentico
10 4 (0.16%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.12%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.082%) WordPress
12 2 (0.082%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 146 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.47%) MS Office
3 12 (0.49%) MS Project
4 9 (0.37%) Simulink
5 7 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.041%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.041%) Maya
7 1 (0.041%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.041%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.16%) Adaptiv
1 4 (0.16%) Front Arena
1 4 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.082%) AWD
4 1 (0.041%) BASE24
4 1 (0.041%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (0.041%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (1.88%) SaaS
2 11 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.24%) GitHub
5 4 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.082%) IaaS
7 1 (0.041%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.041%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 174 (7.09%) TCP/IP
2 87 (3.55%) HTTP
3 50 (2.04%) Internet
4 44 (1.79%) SSL
5 43 (1.75%) DNS
6 41 (1.67%) Firewall
7 35 (1.43%) VPN
7 35 (1.43%) CTI
8 34 (1.39%) Ethernet
8 34 (1.39%) GSM
9 32 (1.30%) Wireless
10 29 (1.18%) VoIP
11 27 (1.10%) LTE
12 26 (1.06%) FTP
12 26 (1.06%) UMTS
13 25 (1.02%) SAN
14 21 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (0.77%) SMTP
16 18 (0.73%) PBX
16 18 (0.73%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 491 (20.02%) SQL Server
2 121 (4.93%) MySQL
3 63 (2.57%) Relational Database
4 51 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (1.88%) NoSQL
5 46 (1.88%) Big Data
6 40 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (1.10%) Hadoop
8 23 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 17 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (0.65%) Apache Hive
13 13 (0.53%) HBase
13 13 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (0.45%) Oracle Database
14 11 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (0.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 241 (9.82%) Visual Studio
2 159 (6.48%) Subversion
3 71 (2.89%) Git (software)
4 53 (2.16%) Selenium
5 47 (1.92%) GDB
6 42 (1.71%) ClearCase
7 39 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 39 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 32 (1.30%) Rational Rhapsody
8 32 (1.30%) Ant
8 32 (1.30%) Jenkins
9 29 (1.18%) GCC
10 28 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
11 24 (0.98%) Xcode
12 23 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 22 (0.90%) NUnit
14 21 (0.86%) Bugzilla
15 20 (0.82%) JIRA
16 19 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
17 18 (0.73%) WinRunner
General
1 302 (12.31%) Finance
2 165 (6.73%) Electronics
3 143 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 95 (3.87%) Military
5 88 (3.59%) Banking
6 70 (2.85%) Games
7 62 (2.53%) Manufacturing
8 58 (2.36%) Aerospace
9 54 (2.20%) Marketing
10 45 (1.83%) Investment Banking
11 40 (1.63%) Retail
12 28 (1.14%) Back Office
13 18 (0.73%) Front Office
14 15 (0.61%) Automotive
15 13 (0.53%) French Language
16 11 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.41%) Legal
18 9 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.37%) Avionics
19 5 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1201 (48.96%) Developer
2 811 (33.06%) Software Engineer
3 449 (18.30%) Software Developer
4 281 (11.46%) C++ Developer
5 260 (10.60%) C# Developer
6 259 (10.56%) C++ Software Engineer
7 170 (6.93%) Graduate
8 169 (6.89%) Analyst
9 167 (6.81%) .NET Developer
10 135 (5.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 129 (5.26%) Programmer
12 122 (4.97%) Junior
13 119 (4.85%) Senior Developer
13 119 (4.85%) Senior Software Engineer
14 118 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
15 101 (4.12%) C# Software Developer
16 95 (3.87%) C# Software Engineer
17 94 (3.83%) Java Developer
18 89 (3.63%) Junior Developer
19 86 (3.51%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 809 (32.98%) .NET
2 436 (17.77%) HTML
3 293 (11.94%) CSS
4 285 (11.62%) ASP.NET
5 276 (11.25%) XML
6 178 (7.26%) Web Services
7 143 (5.83%) STL
8 134 (5.46%) jQuery
9 130 (5.30%) WPF
10 127 (5.18%) WCF
11 119 (4.85%) MFC
12 102 (4.16%) .NET Framework
13 92 (3.75%) Ajax
13 92 (3.75%) WinForms
14 89 (3.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 77 (3.14%) HTML5
16 73 (2.98%) ASP.NET MVC
17 66 (2.69%) SOAP
18 60 (2.45%) OpenGL
19 58 (2.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 608 (24.79%) Computer Science
2 446 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 245 (9.99%) Physics
4 108 (4.40%) Embedded Systems
5 83 (3.38%) Mobile App
6 63 (2.57%) Firmware
7 47 (1.92%) VHDL
8 46 (1.88%) Device Driver
9 43 (1.75%) Open Source
10 42 (1.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 38 (1.55%) Statistics
11 38 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
12 34 (1.39%) Client/Server
13 32 (1.30%) Visualisation
14 25 (1.02%) Management Information System
15 24 (0.98%) EMV
16 23 (0.94%) Cryptography
17 22 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
18 20 (0.82%) Clustering
19 18 (0.73%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 824 (33.59%) Linux
2 677 (27.60%) Windows
3 283 (11.54%) UNIX
4 162 (6.60%) Android
5 140 (5.71%) Apple iOS
6 95 (3.87%) Embedded Linux
7 59 (2.41%) Solaris
8 38 (1.55%) Mac OS X
9 32 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
10 25 (1.02%) Windows 8
11 23 (0.94%) VxWorks
12 20 (0.82%) AIX
13 14 (0.57%) Windows 7
14 13 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (0.49%) Windows XP
16 11 (0.45%) Windows Phone
17 7 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 7 (0.29%) Debian
18 6 (0.24%) LynxOS
18 6 (0.24%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1162 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 655 (26.70%) OO
3 295 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
4 254 (10.35%) Multithreading
5 196 (7.99%) UML
6 179 (7.30%) TDD
7 166 (6.77%) MVC
8 163 (6.64%) OOD
9 151 (6.16%) Project Management
10 137 (5.58%) Scrum
11 112 (4.57%) Image Processing
12 101 (4.12%) OOP
13 100 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
14 92 (3.75%) Signal Processing
15 89 (3.63%) Unit Testing
16 80 (3.26%) Software Testing
17 77 (3.14%) Test Automation
18 70 (2.85%) iOS Development
19 68 (2.77%) Android Development
19 68 (2.77%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1205 (49.12%) C#
2 1001 (40.81%) Java
3 909 (37.06%) C
4 647 (26.38%) SQL
5 529 (21.57%) JavaScript
6 321 (13.09%) Python
7 189 (7.70%) PHP
8 154 (6.28%) Perl
9 133 (5.42%) Embedded C++
10 117 (4.77%) MATLAB
11 115 (4.69%) VB
12 97 (3.95%) Embedded C
13 72 (2.94%) Delphi
14 64 (2.61%) VB.NET
14 64 (2.61%) Assembly Language
15 63 (2.57%) Shell Script
16 62 (2.53%) Objective-C
17 52 (2.12%) VC++
18 51 (2.08%) Ruby
19 45 (1.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 895 (36.49%) Degree
2 255 (10.40%) Security Cleared
3 130 (5.30%) PhD
4 65 (2.65%) SC Cleared
5 58 (2.36%) DV Cleared
6 25 (1.02%) Postgraduate
7 14 (0.57%) ISEB
8 10 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.29%) CEH
9 7 (0.29%) CISSP
10 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.20%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.12%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.082%) CISMP
13 2 (0.082%) MCSE
14 1 (0.041%) MCSA
14 1 (0.041%) CCNA
14 1 (0.041%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.041%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.041%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (7.79%) QA
2 25 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 21 (0.86%) JTAG
4 10 (0.41%) DICOM
4 10 (0.41%) DO-178B
5 7 (0.29%) SLA
6 6 (0.24%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.16%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.082%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.082%) TickIT
9 2 (0.082%) HL7
10 1 (0.041%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.041%) GAMP
10 1 (0.041%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 39 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.77%) VMware ESX
4 8 (0.33%) NFS
5 7 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.16%) vSphere
6 4 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (0.16%) Squid
7 1 (0.041%) zsh
Systems Management
1 29 (1.18%) Puppet
1 29 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.37%) NetBackup
4 7 (0.29%) Nagios
5 5 (0.20%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.20%) PureDisk
6 4 (0.16%) Control-M
6 4 (0.16%) OpenView
7 2 (0.082%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.082%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.082%) Netcool
7 2 (0.082%) Cacti
7 2 (0.082%) logstash
8 1 (0.041%) nmon
8 1 (0.041%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 357 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 207 (8.44%) Oracle
3 41 (1.67%) VMware
4 24 (0.98%) Cisco
4 24 (0.98%) IBM
5 23 (0.94%) Sybase
6 22 (0.90%) Red Hat
7 21 (0.86%) Coverity
7 21 (0.86%) Wind River
8 19 (0.77%) SunGard
9 17 (0.69%) HP
9 17 (0.69%) VeriFone
10 15 (0.61%) Xamarin
11 14 (0.57%) Google
11 14 (0.57%) Apple
11 14 (0.57%) EMC
12 11 (0.45%) SAP
12 11 (0.45%) JBoss
12 11 (0.45%) Sencha
13 10 (0.41%) Broadcom
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £25K - £50K, Performance Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 19 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Performance Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent package!
Posted: 2 days ago