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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 51 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 818 1178 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.05% 5.46% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.03% 10.50% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 706 1025 895
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
8152 11215 10244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.32% 52.01% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7162 9823 8714
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -7 193 £50,000 +3.09% 37
Hampshire -7 162 £42,500 -5.55% 27
Oxfordshire -3 151 £48,500 -3.00% 18
Berkshire +2 129 £45,000 -5.26% 19
West Sussex +13 76 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Buckinghamshire -3 54 £40,000 -11.11% 10
East Sussex +3 34 £47,500 +7.95% 3
Kent -5 16 £57,500 +35.29% 4
Thames Valley - 3 £60,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 1044 (52.73%) Software Engineering
2 816 (41.21%) Linux
3 779 (39.34%) Java
4 760 (38.38%) C#
5 729 (36.82%) C
6 651 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
7 639 (32.27%) Windows
8 588 (29.70%) Python
9 564 (28.48%) Degree
10 438 (22.12%) Computer Science
11 416 (21.01%) SQL
12 397 (20.05%) .NET
13 334 (16.87%) JavaScript
14 321 (16.21%) Multithreading
15 317 (16.01%) Scrum
16 296 (14.95%) HTML
17 255 (12.88%) OO
18 250 (12.63%) Finance
19 245 (12.37%) Unix
20 225 (11.36%) TDD
21 197 (9.95%) Telecoms
22 196 (9.90%) CSS
23 193 (9.75%) Mathematics
24 191 (9.65%) Perl
25 184 (9.29%) Git (software)
25 184 (9.29%) SDLC
26 182 (9.19%) Microsoft
27 176 (8.89%) STL
28 167 (8.43%) Embedded Systems
29 163 (8.23%) Continuous Integration

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 34 (1.72%) IIS
2 13 (0.66%) Apache
2 13 (0.66%) Apache Spark
2 13 (0.66%) SharePoint
3 11 (0.56%) nginx
4 10 (0.51%) MS Exchange
5 9 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (0.45%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.40%) OpenStack
6 8 (0.40%) WordPress
7 5 (0.25%) Drupal
7 5 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.25%) Jetty
8 3 (0.15%) Confluence
8 3 (0.15%) IBM Domino
8 3 (0.15%) JBoss
9 1 (0.051%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.051%) ArcSDE
9 1 (0.051%) SAS
9 1 (0.051%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.36%) GNU Octave
3 10 (0.51%) MS Office
4 7 (0.35%) Simulink
5 6 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.20%) CATIA
6 4 (0.20%) Siemens NX
7 3 (0.15%) Mathcad
8 2 (0.10%) Doxygen
8 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.051%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.35%) LabWindows
3 6 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.20%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.051%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.051%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (1.62%) SaaS
3 31 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.25%) Google App Engine
5 5 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.15%) Office 365
6 3 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (6.11%) TCP/IP
2 68 (3.43%) HTTP
3 52 (2.63%) Internet
4 41 (2.07%) SMTP
5 38 (1.92%) DNS
6 32 (1.62%) LTE
7 27 (1.36%) VoIP
8 24 (1.21%) SSL
9 23 (1.16%) Ethernet
10 21 (1.06%) Wireshark
11 20 (1.01%) LDAP
12 18 (0.91%) FTP
13 17 (0.86%) Kerberos
13 17 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
14 16 (0.81%) Firewall
14 16 (0.81%) UMTS
14 16 (0.81%) VPN
15 15 (0.76%) Broadband
15 15 (0.76%) GSM
16 14 (0.71%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (6.26%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.43%) NoSQL
3 59 (2.98%) MySQL
4 57 (2.88%) Big Data
5 46 (2.32%) Relational Database
6 45 (2.27%) Hadoop
7 39 (1.97%) MongoDB
8 21 (1.06%) MariaDB
9 17 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (0.76%) Oracle Database
11 14 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
12 12 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (0.51%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.45%) Data Lake
14 9 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (0.30%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.25%) BigQuery
17 4 (0.20%) Spotfire
18 3 (0.15%) GIS
18 3 (0.15%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 184 (9.29%) Git (software)
2 132 (6.67%) Subversion
3 130 (6.57%) Visual Studio
4 73 (3.69%) Jenkins
5 49 (2.47%) Metasploit
6 47 (2.37%) JIRA
7 45 (2.27%) Eclipse
8 37 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 31 (1.57%) Ant
10 30 (1.52%) Maven
11 24 (1.21%) Selenium
12 18 (0.91%) Grunt
12 18 (0.91%) gulp
12 18 (0.91%) SonarQube
12 18 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
13 17 (0.86%) NUnit
14 15 (0.76%) FitNesse
14 15 (0.76%) JUnit
14 15 (0.76%) TestNG
15 14 (0.71%) Cucumber
General
1 250 (12.63%) Finance
2 197 (9.95%) Telecoms
3 97 (4.90%) Banking
4 85 (4.29%) Electronics
5 65 (3.28%) Games
6 60 (3.03%) Aerospace
7 54 (2.73%) Automotive
8 45 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.31%) Military
10 21 (1.06%) Marketing
11 18 (0.91%) Advertising
11 18 (0.91%) Retail
12 8 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.35%) Billing
14 6 (0.30%) Legal
15 5 (0.25%) Back Office
15 5 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.10%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.10%) Law
16 2 (0.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 781 (39.44%) Developer
2 649 (32.78%) Software Engineer
3 316 (15.96%) C++ Developer
4 306 (15.45%) C++ Software Engineer
5 293 (14.80%) Software Developer
6 208 (10.51%) C# Developer
7 185 (9.34%) Graduate
8 169 (8.54%) Embedded Engineer
9 158 (7.98%) Senior Software Engineer
10 152 (7.68%) C++ Software Developer
11 125 (6.31%) Senior Developer
12 123 (6.21%) Java Developer
13 112 (5.66%) Analyst
13 112 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
14 111 (5.61%) .NET Developer
15 94 (4.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 91 (4.60%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 86 (4.34%) C# .NET Developer
17 86 (4.34%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
18 84 (4.24%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (20.05%) .NET
2 296 (14.95%) HTML
3 196 (9.90%) CSS
4 176 (8.89%) STL
5 153 (7.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 146 (7.37%) XML
7 141 (7.12%) Web Services
8 108 (5.45%) ASP.NET
9 99 (5.00%) Qt
10 85 (4.29%) AngularJS
11 76 (3.84%) WPF
12 66 (3.33%) OpenCV
13 65 (3.28%) MFC
14 63 (3.18%) jQuery
15 62 (3.13%) HTML5
16 61 (3.08%) WCF
17 55 (2.78%) JSON
17 55 (2.78%) OpenCL
18 54 (2.73%) WinForms
19 51 (2.58%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 438 (22.12%) Computer Science
2 193 (9.75%) Mathematics
3 167 (8.43%) Embedded Systems
4 138 (6.97%) Algorithms
5 134 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
6 130 (6.57%) Physics
7 57 (2.88%) Visualisation
8 48 (2.42%) Contactless
9 39 (1.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 38 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
11 36 (1.82%) Client/Server
12 29 (1.46%) Derivative
13 27 (1.36%) Equities
14 26 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (1.16%) VHDL
16 22 (1.11%) Data Structures
17 20 (1.01%) Device Driver
18 19 (0.96%) CUDA
19 16 (0.81%) Cyber Attack
19 16 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 816 (41.21%) Linux
2 639 (32.27%) Windows
3 245 (12.37%) Unix
4 84 (4.24%) Android
5 70 (3.54%) Apple iOS
6 46 (2.32%) Embedded Linux
7 40 (2.02%) VxWorks
8 25 (1.26%) Mac OS
9 23 (1.16%) Mac OS X
10 16 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 16 (0.81%) Windows Server
11 13 (0.66%) Solaris
11 13 (0.66%) Windows CE
12 12 (0.61%) Kali Linux
13 11 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
14 10 (0.51%) Debian
14 10 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.45%) VMS
16 7 (0.35%) CentOS
17 4 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1044 (52.73%) Software Engineering
2 651 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
3 321 (16.21%) Multithreading
4 317 (16.01%) Scrum
5 255 (12.88%) OO
6 225 (11.36%) TDD
7 184 (9.29%) SDLC
8 163 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
9 157 (7.93%) Mentoring
10 120 (6.06%) Cross-Platform Development
11 110 (5.56%) Multithreaded Programming
12 105 (5.30%) UML
13 104 (5.25%) OOP
14 102 (5.15%) OOD
15 100 (5.05%) Unit Testing
16 98 (4.95%) Cybersecurity
17 94 (4.75%) Penetration Testing
18 88 (4.44%) MVC
19 86 (4.34%) Test Automation
20 76 (3.84%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 779 (39.34%) Java
2 760 (38.38%) C#
3 729 (36.82%) C
4 588 (29.70%) Python
5 416 (21.01%) SQL
6 334 (16.87%) JavaScript
7 191 (9.65%) Perl
8 159 (8.03%) Bash Shell
9 109 (5.51%) MATLAB
10 93 (4.70%) PHP
11 84 (4.24%) Ruby
12 66 (3.33%) Embedded C
13 62 (3.13%) Embedded C++
13 62 (3.13%) R
14 57 (2.88%) VB
15 45 (2.27%) VC++
16 41 (2.07%) PL/SQL
17 36 (1.82%) PowerShell
18 35 (1.77%) Objective-C
18 35 (1.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 564 (28.48%) Degree
2 148 (7.47%) Security Cleared
3 85 (4.29%) PhD
4 57 (2.88%) DV Cleared
5 49 (2.47%) SC Cleared
6 41 (2.07%) CEH
6 41 (2.07%) OSCP
7 38 (1.92%) ISTQB
8 33 (1.67%) GPEN
9 31 (1.57%) GIAC
10 21 (1.06%) ISEB
11 19 (0.96%) CREST Certified
12 12 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.30%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.20%) PMP
16 3 (0.15%) CISSP
17 2 (0.10%) CCNA
17 2 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
17 2 (0.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (3.13%) QA
2 50 (2.53%) ISO 9001
3 26 (1.31%) DICOM
4 25 (1.26%) ISO13485
5 8 (0.40%) SLA
6 7 (0.35%) HL7
7 4 (0.20%) IEC 61508
8 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.051%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.051%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.051%) ISO26262
System Software
1 65 (3.28%) Firmware
2 41 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 17 (0.86%) NFS
5 14 (0.71%) Docker
6 13 (0.66%) Active Directory
7 12 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.30%) Kamailio
9 3 (0.15%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.10%) HDFS
10 2 (0.10%) XenServer
11 1 (0.051%) iptables
11 1 (0.051%) KVM
11 1 (0.051%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.051%) Snort
11 1 (0.051%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 95 (4.80%) Nessus
1 95 (4.80%) Nmap
2 45 (2.27%) OpenVAS
3 34 (1.72%) Puppet
4 27 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.56%) Perfmon
7 9 (0.45%) yum
8 8 (0.40%) HP SiteScope
9 7 (0.35%) AirWatch
10 6 (0.30%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.25%) StatsD
12 4 (0.20%) Ansible
12 4 (0.20%) Nagios
13 2 (0.10%) FreeIPA
13 2 (0.10%) logstash
13 2 (0.10%) Salt
14 1 (0.051%) everRun
14 1 (0.051%) Kubernetes
14 1 (0.051%) Proventia
Vendors
1 182 (9.19%) Microsoft
2 130 (6.57%) Oracle
3 57 (2.88%) Sophos
4 48 (2.42%) VMware
5 47 (2.37%) Qualys
6 46 (2.32%) Coverity
7 27 (1.36%) Intel
8 25 (1.26%) SAP
9 19 (0.96%) Cisco
10 15 (0.76%) Red Hat
11 14 (0.71%) Atlassian
11 14 (0.71%) HP
12 13 (0.66%) IBM
13 11 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (0.51%) Citrix
15 9 (0.45%) Google
15 9 (0.45%) Perforce
16 8 (0.40%) Riverbed
16 8 (0.40%) SOASTA, Inc
16 8 (0.40%) Xilinx
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