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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Application Developer
Rank 893 921 915
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Applications Developer 42 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.015% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.016% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 16
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

C++ Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Applications Developer
Top 11 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 12 February 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
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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 +39 35 £42,500 -15.00% 8
London +21 19 £75,000 +7.14% 4
Warwickshire - 14 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands - 14 £35,000 - 1
Warwick - 11 £35,000 - 1
Glasgow - 7 £35,000 -
Scotland - 7 £35,000 -
City of London +57 6 £75,000 +7.14% 2
South East +16 2 £36,250 -27.50% 1
Romsey - 2 £36,250 -
Hampshire - 2 £36,250 -

C++ Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 93 (100.00%) C++
2 47 (50.54%) Unix
3 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (39.78%) Linux
5 35 (37.63%) Degree
6 31 (33.33%) Open Source
6 31 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (32.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 30 (32.26%) Fixed Income
8 29 (31.18%) Finance
8 29 (31.18%) Computer Science
9 27 (29.03%) Software Engineering
10 26 (27.96%) C
11 25 (26.88%) Qt
12 24 (25.81%) Derivative
13 23 (24.73%) Windows
14 22 (23.66%) STL
15 21 (22.58%) Risk Management
15 21 (22.58%) Equities
15 21 (22.58%) Economics
16 19 (20.43%) Git (software)
16 19 (20.43%) Analytics
17 17 (18.28%) Data Structures
17 17 (18.28%) C#
18 16 (17.20%) Python
18 16 (17.20%) Multithreading
19 15 (16.13%) OO
19 15 (16.13%) Mac OS X
19 15 (16.13%) Algorithms
19 15 (16.13%) Mathematics

C++ Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.23%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) Internet
1 4 (4.30%) Multicast
1 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.38%) Big Data
3 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.23%) BigTable
3 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (20.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.05%) Mercurial
2 14 (15.05%) Subversion
3 11 (11.83%) GDB
4 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.15%) JUnit
6 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (31.18%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Financial Institution
2 12 (12.90%) Front Office
2 12 (12.90%) Games
3 10 (10.75%) Banking
4 7 (7.53%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.30%) Law
5 4 (4.30%) Legal
5 4 (4.30%) Multimedia
6 3 (3.23%) Back Office
6 3 (3.23%) Retail
7 1 (1.08%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.88%) Qt
2 22 (23.66%) STL
3 14 (15.05%) OpenMP
3 14 (15.05%) X-Windows
4 7 (7.53%) .NET
5 5 (5.38%) Cocoa
5 5 (5.38%) RESTful
5 5 (5.38%) Web Services
5 5 (5.38%) WPF
5 5 (5.38%) XML
6 4 (4.30%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (3.23%) iOS SDK
7 3 (3.23%) Middleware
7 3 (3.23%) XML Schema
8 2 (2.15%) CSS
8 2 (2.15%) D3.js
8 2 (2.15%) Flot
8 2 (2.15%) HTML5
8 2 (2.15%) Swing
8 2 (2.15%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (32.26%) Fixed Income
2 30 (32.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 29 (31.18%) Computer Science
4 24 (25.81%) Derivative
5 21 (22.58%) Economics
5 21 (22.58%) Equities
6 17 (18.28%) Data Structures
7 15 (16.13%) Algorithms
7 15 (16.13%) Mathematics
8 14 (15.05%) CUDA
9 9 (9.68%) Market Risk
10 5 (5.38%) Semantic Web
10 5 (5.38%) User Experience
11 3 (3.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
11 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
12 1 (1.08%) Grid Computing
12 1 (1.08%) iPhone
12 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (50.54%) Unix
2 37 (39.78%) Linux
3 23 (24.73%) Windows
4 15 (16.13%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.33%) Open Source
3 27 (29.03%) Software Engineering
4 21 (22.58%) Risk Management
5 19 (20.43%) Analytics
6 16 (17.20%) Multithreading
7 15 (16.13%) OO
8 12 (12.90%) Cash Management
8 12 (12.90%) Low Latency
9 11 (11.83%) Parallel Programming
10 10 (10.75%) OOD
11 8 (8.60%) BDD
11 8 (8.60%) Concurrent Programming
11 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.60%) SDLC
12 7 (7.53%) DevOps
12 7 (7.53%) TDD
13 6 (6.45%) Unit Testing
14 5 (5.38%) High Availability
15 4 (4.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (27.96%) C
3 17 (18.28%) C#
4 16 (17.20%) Python
5 14 (15.05%) Java
6 8 (8.60%) Ruby
6 8 (8.60%) SQL
7 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.30%) Perl
9 3 (3.23%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.23%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.23%) XPath
10 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.08%) Go
10 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (37.63%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.05%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Bloomberg
2 5 (5.38%) IBM
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.08%) Cognizant
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