The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had C++ Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Application Developer
Rank 897 931 971
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Applications Developer 20 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.019% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 25
Median salary £47,500 £33,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.79% -33.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £30,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+16.41% -1.47%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured C++ Applications Developer in the job title.

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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

C++ Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Applications Developer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 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
England +30 20 £47,500 +41.79% 7
London +19 13 £57,500 -17.85% 3
Bristol +8 4 £39,000 +21.87%
South West +1 4 £39,000 +21.87%
Warwickshire -6 3 £35,000 -20.45% 1
West Midlands -6 3 £35,000 -20.45% 1
Warwick -19 3 £35,000 -20.45% 1
City of London +47 2 £85,000 +21.42% 1

C++ Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, C++ Applications Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring C++ Applications Developer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 33 (51.56%) Unix
3 31 (48.44%) Linux
4 28 (43.75%) C
5 26 (40.63%) Windows
6 25 (39.06%) Degree
6 25 (39.06%) Computer Science
7 23 (35.94%) Open Source
8 22 (34.38%) Qt
9 20 (31.25%) Finance
10 19 (29.69%) Analytics
10 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (29.69%) Git (software)
10 19 (29.69%) Subversion
11 18 (28.13%) OpenMP
11 18 (28.13%) Derivative
11 18 (28.13%) Mathematics
11 18 (28.13%) Mercurial
11 18 (28.13%) Fixed Income
11 18 (28.13%) X-Windows
11 18 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 18 (28.13%) Mac OS X
11 18 (28.13%) CUDA
11 18 (28.13%) Cygwin
12 16 (25.00%) C#
12 16 (25.00%) Multithreading
13 15 (23.44%) STL
13 15 (23.44%) Parallel Programming
13 15 (23.44%) GDB
14 14 (21.88%) Equities

C++ Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (6.25%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
1 1 (1.56%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Multicast
1 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
1 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.25%) BigTable
2 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (29.69%) Git (software)
1 19 (29.69%) Subversion
2 18 (28.13%) Mercurial
3 15 (23.44%) GDB
4 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Games
2 5 (7.81%) Legal
3 4 (6.25%) Back Office
3 4 (6.25%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.25%) Front Office
3 4 (6.25%) Law
3 4 (6.25%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.38%) Qt
2 18 (28.13%) OpenMP
2 18 (28.13%) X-Windows
3 15 (23.44%) STL
4 12 (18.75%) .NET
5 4 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (6.25%) Middleware
5 4 (6.25%) WPF
5 4 (6.25%) XML
5 4 (6.25%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.56%) Android NDK
6 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.56%) CSS
6 1 (1.56%) CSS3
6 1 (1.56%) HTML
6 1 (1.56%) HTML5
6 1 (1.56%) iOS SDK
6 1 (1.56%) MFC
6 1 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.06%) Computer Science
2 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (28.13%) CUDA
3 18 (28.13%) Derivative
3 18 (28.13%) Fixed Income
3 18 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (28.13%) Mathematics
4 14 (21.88%) Economics
4 14 (21.88%) Equities
5 7 (10.94%) Algorithms
5 7 (10.94%) Data Structures
6 4 (6.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (6.25%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.56%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.56%) iPhone
7 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.56%) Social Media
7 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (51.56%) Unix
2 31 (48.44%) Linux
3 26 (40.63%) Windows
4 18 (28.13%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.56%) Android
6 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Open Source
2 19 (29.69%) Analytics
3 16 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 15 (23.44%) Parallel Programming
5 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
6 10 (15.63%) OOD
7 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 8 (12.50%) SDLC
8 7 (10.94%) Concurrent Programming
8 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
9 6 (9.38%) OO
9 6 (9.38%) TDD
10 5 (7.81%) BDD
11 4 (6.25%) Cash Management
11 4 (6.25%) Complex Event Processing
11 4 (6.25%) Data Analytics
11 4 (6.25%) Market Making
11 4 (6.25%) Risk Analytics
11 4 (6.25%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (43.75%) C
3 16 (25.00%) C#
4 13 (20.31%) SQL
5 9 (14.06%) Java
6 6 (9.38%) Python
7 5 (7.81%) Ruby
8 4 (6.25%) Perl
8 4 (6.25%) XPath
9 2 (3.13%) Apple Swift
9 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.56%) Go
10 1 (1.56%) PHP
10 1 (1.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 25 (39.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
System Software
1 18 (28.13%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Bloomberg
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