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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 54 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 958 1134 1325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.62% 5.70% 6.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.55% 11.40% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 859 956 1215
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
10030 9946 11553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.36% 49.96% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8724 8420 10504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +23 285 £45,000 -10.00% 84
Hampshire -5 189 £41,000 -1.20% 34
Berkshire -60 137 £42,500 - 38
West Sussex -12 112 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Oxfordshire -20 97 £45,000 +5.88% 32
Buckinghamshire -14 56 £42,500 -1.73% 14
East Sussex -22 35 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Kent -1 17 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Middlesex +8 13 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Sussex -7 6 £47,500 -5.00%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1018 (53.24%) Software Engineering
2 915 (47.86%) C#
3 767 (40.12%) Java
4 739 (38.65%) Linux
5 733 (38.34%) Degree
6 728 (38.08%) C
7 525 (27.46%) Windows
8 504 (26.36%) OO
9 496 (25.94%) JavaScript
10 477 (24.95%) SQL
11 443 (23.17%) Computer Science
12 442 (23.12%) .NET
13 421 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
14 374 (19.56%) HTML
15 328 (17.15%) XML
16 324 (16.95%) SQL Server
16 324 (16.95%) Python
17 285 (14.91%) UNIX
18 264 (13.81%) Mathematics
19 259 (13.55%) Finance
20 237 (12.40%) UML
21 233 (12.19%) CSS
21 233 (12.19%) OOD
22 214 (11.19%) Multithreading
23 186 (9.73%) Oracle
24 185 (9.68%) Visual Studio
25 177 (9.26%) Microsoft
26 176 (9.21%) Security Cleared
27 170 (8.89%) Web Services
28 164 (8.58%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 98 (5.13%) Apache
2 53 (2.77%) Tomcat
3 29 (1.52%) Node.js
3 29 (1.52%) nginx
4 28 (1.46%) SharePoint
5 27 (1.41%) IIS
6 20 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 16 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 16 (0.84%) JBoss
8 13 (0.68%) GlassFish
9 8 (0.42%) IBM Notes
10 7 (0.37%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.37%) Drupal
11 6 (0.31%) Lync
12 5 (0.26%) SAS
13 4 (0.21%) CMS
14 2 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.10%) MediaWiki
14 2 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.052%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 82 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.73%) MS Office
3 6 (0.31%) Mathematica
4 3 (0.16%) MS Project
4 3 (0.16%) SPSS
5 2 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.052%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.052%) Maya
6 1 (0.052%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.052%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.052%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.62%) SaaS
2 9 (0.47%) GitHub
2 9 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.31%) PaaS
4 3 (0.16%) IaaS
5 1 (0.052%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 116 (6.07%) TCP/IP
2 53 (2.77%) HTTP
2 53 (2.77%) DNS
3 49 (2.56%) Firewall
4 37 (1.94%) Internet
5 32 (1.67%) VPN
6 31 (1.62%) GSM
7 26 (1.36%) LTE
8 24 (1.26%) IPv4
8 24 (1.26%) IPv6
9 23 (1.20%) Wireless
10 21 (1.10%) LDAP
11 20 (1.05%) CTI
11 20 (1.05%) RTP
12 18 (0.94%) Network Security
12 18 (0.94%) UMTS
13 17 (0.89%) Ethernet
14 16 (0.84%) GPRS
15 15 (0.78%) PBX
15 15 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 117 (6.12%) MySQL
3 55 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 46 (2.41%) NoSQL
5 43 (2.25%) Big Data
6 34 (1.78%) MongoDB
7 21 (1.10%) Oracle Database
8 17 (0.89%) Data Mining
9 15 (0.78%) RDBMS
10 13 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (0.58%) CouchDB
12 10 (0.52%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.42%) HPCC
14 6 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
16 4 (0.21%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 185 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 148 (7.74%) Subversion
3 77 (4.03%) Git (software)
4 68 (3.56%) Eclipse
5 67 (3.50%) NUnit
6 44 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 44 (2.30%) GDB
7 42 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 41 (2.14%) GCC
9 36 (1.88%) JUnit
9 36 (1.88%) Selenium
10 34 (1.78%) JIRA
11 33 (1.73%) Jenkins
12 32 (1.67%) Bugzilla
13 30 (1.57%) Maven
14 25 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
14 25 (1.31%) Hudson
15 23 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (1.15%) ClearCase
17 19 (0.99%) CruiseControl
General
1 259 (13.55%) Finance
2 139 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 124 (6.49%) Electronics
4 82 (4.29%) Aerospace
5 65 (3.40%) Automotive
6 57 (2.98%) Manufacturing
7 37 (1.94%) Banking
8 35 (1.83%) Military
9 31 (1.62%) Marketing
10 22 (1.15%) Investment Banking
11 20 (1.05%) Games
12 14 (0.73%) Advertising
12 14 (0.73%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.68%) Retail
14 10 (0.52%) Multimedia
14 10 (0.52%) Legal
15 4 (0.21%) French Language
15 4 (0.21%) Russian Language
16 3 (0.16%) Law
17 2 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 906 (47.38%) Developer
2 680 (35.56%) Software Engineer
3 387 (20.24%) Software Developer
4 223 (11.66%) C++ Developer
5 205 (10.72%) Senior Software Engineer
6 164 (8.58%) C++ Software Engineer
7 162 (8.47%) C# Developer
8 126 (6.59%) Graduate
8 126 (6.59%) Senior Developer
9 103 (5.39%) Junior
10 99 (5.18%) Web Developer
11 94 (4.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 88 (4.60%) Analyst
13 81 (4.24%) Java Developer
14 78 (4.08%) .NET Developer
15 76 (3.97%) Junior Developer
16 72 (3.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 62 (3.24%) Programmer
18 59 (3.09%) C# .NET Developer
19 56 (2.93%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (23.12%) .NET
2 374 (19.56%) HTML
3 328 (17.15%) XML
4 233 (12.19%) CSS
5 170 (8.89%) Web Services
6 141 (7.37%) STL
7 135 (7.06%) ASP.NET
8 109 (5.70%) HTML5
9 106 (5.54%) jQuery
10 95 (4.97%) Ajax
11 93 (4.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 90 (4.71%) MFC
13 83 (4.34%) J2EE
14 79 (4.13%) Qt
15 78 (4.08%) WPF
16 74 (3.87%) WCF
17 64 (3.35%) REST
18 62 (3.24%) SOAP
19 58 (3.03%) LAMP
20 45 (2.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 443 (23.17%) Computer Science
2 264 (13.81%) Mathematics
3 159 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
4 153 (8.00%) Algorithms
5 147 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
6 136 (7.11%) Physics
7 60 (3.14%) Visualisation
8 53 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
9 49 (2.56%) Open Source
10 48 (2.51%) Client/Server
11 35 (1.83%) Device Driver
12 31 (1.62%) Statistics
13 28 (1.46%) Mobile App
14 27 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 23 (1.20%) VHDL
16 22 (1.15%) GIS
17 21 (1.10%) Equities
18 20 (1.05%) User Experience
19 19 (0.99%) Clustering
20 18 (0.94%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 739 (38.65%) Linux
2 525 (27.46%) Windows
3 285 (14.91%) UNIX
4 74 (3.87%) Android
5 66 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 47 (2.46%) Embedded Linux
7 42 (2.20%) Solaris
8 28 (1.46%) VxWorks
9 26 (1.36%) Mac OS X
10 22 (1.15%) Windows CE
11 18 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.68%) Windows 7
14 12 (0.63%) AIX
15 11 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
16 10 (0.52%) Debian
17 8 (0.42%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.42%) Fedora
17 8 (0.42%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1018 (53.24%) Software Engineering
2 504 (26.36%) OO
3 421 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
4 237 (12.40%) UML
5 233 (12.19%) OOD
6 214 (11.19%) Multithreading
7 151 (7.90%) TDD
8 132 (6.90%) OOP
9 117 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
10 112 (5.86%) Scrum
11 111 (5.81%) Unit Testing
12 104 (5.44%) Software Architecture
13 100 (5.23%) MVC
14 89 (4.65%) Test Automation
15 83 (4.34%) Web Development
16 82 (4.29%) Software Testing
17 81 (4.24%) Project Management
17 81 (4.24%) Mentoring
18 60 (3.14%) Signal Processing
19 58 (3.03%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 915 (47.86%) C#
2 767 (40.12%) Java
3 728 (38.08%) C
4 496 (25.94%) JavaScript
5 477 (24.95%) SQL
6 324 (16.95%) Python
7 164 (8.58%) Perl
8 160 (8.37%) PHP
9 109 (5.70%) Ruby
10 97 (5.07%) Embedded C++
11 90 (4.71%) Embedded C
11 90 (4.71%) MATLAB
12 82 (4.29%) VB
13 67 (3.50%) Bash Shell
14 54 (2.82%) Shell Script
15 48 (2.51%) VB.NET
16 44 (2.30%) COBOL
17 42 (2.20%) PL/SQL
18 38 (1.99%) Delphi
18 38 (1.99%) VC++
Qualifications
1 733 (38.34%) Degree
2 176 (9.21%) Security Cleared
3 125 (6.54%) PhD
4 107 (5.60%) SC Cleared
5 24 (1.26%) ISEB
6 22 (1.15%) DV Cleared
6 22 (1.15%) Postgraduate
7 20 (1.05%) ISTQB
8 13 (0.68%) OCPJP
8 13 (0.68%) OCMJD
9 12 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.47%) MCSE
10 9 (0.47%) CCNA
10 9 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (0.31%) MCTS
13 5 (0.26%) HND
13 5 (0.26%) CNE
13 5 (0.26%) Novell Certification
14 4 (0.21%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.98%) QA
2 44 (2.30%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.37%) JTAG
4 4 (0.21%) IEC 61508
4 4 (0.21%) ISO 8583
4 4 (0.21%) SLA
5 3 (0.16%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.16%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (2.56%) Firmware
2 19 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.68%) NFS
5 5 (0.26%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.16%) Xen
6 3 (0.16%) XenApp
6 3 (0.16%) XenServer
6 3 (0.16%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.10%) vCloud
7 2 (0.10%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.052%) Docker
8 1 (0.052%) zsh
8 1 (0.052%) KVM
8 1 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.052%) vSphere
8 1 (0.052%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 25 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.68%) Puppet
4 7 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (0.26%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.16%) logstash
6 3 (0.16%) Icinga
6 3 (0.16%) Nagios
6 3 (0.16%) Netcool
6 3 (0.16%) Control-M
6 3 (0.16%) OpenView
6 3 (0.16%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.16%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.16%) Cacti
7 2 (0.10%) Nessus
8 1 (0.052%) SELinux
8 1 (0.052%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.052%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.052%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 186 (9.73%) Oracle
2 177 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 48 (2.51%) Cisco
4 28 (1.46%) Red Hat
5 26 (1.36%) VMware
6 21 (1.10%) Citrix
7 18 (0.94%) TOWER Software
8 17 (0.89%) Twitter
9 16 (0.84%) Sun
10 15 (0.78%) IBM
10 15 (0.78%) Perforce
11 13 (0.68%) Google
12 11 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (0.58%) Remedy
12 11 (0.58%) Juniper
12 11 (0.58%) Dell
13 10 (0.52%) Wind River
14 9 (0.47%) Sybase
15 8 (0.42%) F5
15 8 (0.42%) ServiceNow
Southampton, Hampshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80,000 per annum + major benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension + 25 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago