The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Application Developer
Rank 898 859 876
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Applications Developer 3 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.010% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.011% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 24
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £77,500 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £28,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110597 101053 111513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89479 83749 95349
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

C++ Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Applications Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C++ Applications Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Applications Developer within the UK.

C++ Applications Developer Salary Trend in the UK

C++ Applications Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Applications Developer over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

C++ Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Applications Developer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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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
England -30 3 £45,000 -
London -26 1 £37,500 -46.42%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -
City of London - 1 £37,500 -
South East - 1 £60,000 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Epsom - 1 £60,000 -

C++ Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++ Applications Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Applications Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Games
4 2 (33.33%) Animation
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) MFC
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) STL
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium

C++ Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++ Applications Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) dotTrace
2 1 (16.67%) AQtime
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) PhantomJS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) MFC
1 1 (16.67%) STL
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
1 1 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 3 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle