The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Developer
UK
Rank 332 271 280
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 757 1196 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 1.19% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.24% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 646 1075 1086
Median salary £60,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C++ Developer
Salary Trend

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in the UK

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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 -50 737 £62,500 +8.69% 157
London -9 509 £75,000 -3.22% 103
South East -69 91 £50,000 +11.11% 16
City of London +19 86 £95,000 +16.56% 24
East of England +24 67 £38,250 -4.37% 18
Cambridgeshire +6 35 £39,000 -13.33% 17
Cambridge +22 33 £39,000 -17.89% 14
South West +24 27 £45,000 +16.88% 8
North West -11 24 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Surrey -30 24 £51,250 +20.58% 7
Hertfordshire +23 17 £37,500 -
Scotland +21 17 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Berkshire +32 16 £50,000 +17.64% 4
West Sussex -5 16 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Manchester -25 16 £42,500 +9.67% 3
Oxford +12 14 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Oxfordshire -12 14 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Gatwick - 11 £55,000 - 1
Watford - 10 £37,500 -
Glasgow +7 9 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Suffolk +2 9 £60,000 +60.00%
Borehamwood - 9 £37,500 -
East Sussex +13 8 £47,500 +11.76%
East Midlands -6 8 £42,500 - 3
Gloucestershire -9 8 £45,000 -8.16% 5
Reading +30 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Wiltshire +27 7 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Buckinghamshire +26 7 £42,500 +54.54%
West Midlands -38 7 £23,000 -34.28% 1
Brighton +19 6 £47,500 +11.76%

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, C++ 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++ Developer in the job title.

1 1554 (100.00%) C++
2 697 (44.85%) Linux
3 560 (36.04%) Finance
4 504 (32.43%) Multithreading
5 482 (31.02%) Software Engineering
6 427 (27.48%) Python
7 424 (27.28%) Degree
8 386 (24.84%) Computer Science
9 369 (23.75%) Unix
10 361 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
11 360 (23.17%) C#
12 354 (22.78%) Java
13 336 (21.62%) C
14 328 (21.11%) Windows
15 284 (18.28%) OO
16 256 (16.47%) Algorithms
17 254 (16.34%) Low Latency
18 250 (16.09%) SQL
19 228 (14.67%) Banking
20 226 (14.54%) STL
21 210 (13.51%) Mathematics
22 185 (11.90%) JavaScript
23 181 (11.65%) Physics
24 176 (11.33%) SDLC
25 169 (10.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
26 151 (9.72%) .NET
27 150 (9.65%) Telecoms
28 144 (9.27%) HTML
29 134 (8.62%) Data Structures
30 123 (7.92%) Analytical Skills

C++ 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 51 (3.28%) Apache Spark
2 14 (0.90%) Apache
3 11 (0.71%) Apache Solr
4 9 (0.58%) Jetty
5 6 (0.39%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.32%) IIS
6 5 (0.32%) JBoss
6 5 (0.32%) nginx
6 5 (0.32%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.32%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.26%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.19%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.064%) Drupal
10 1 (0.064%) Luigi
10 1 (0.064%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.064%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.064%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (1.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.32%) MS Office
3 3 (0.19%) Simulink
4 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.064%) Advent Geneva
3 1 (0.064%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.97%) GitHub
2 13 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.51%) Heroku
4 6 (0.39%) SaaS
5 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.19%) iTunes
7 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (5.08%) TCP/IP
2 36 (2.32%) HTTP
3 35 (2.25%) 3G
3 35 (2.25%) 4G
3 35 (2.25%) GSM
4 34 (2.19%) OpenFlow
5 16 (1.03%) Wireshark
6 14 (0.90%) SNMP
7 12 (0.77%) Internet
7 12 (0.77%) Multicast
8 11 (0.71%) Network Security
9 9 (0.58%) RTP
10 5 (0.32%) Broadband
10 5 (0.32%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.32%) RS-485
10 5 (0.32%) Unicast
11 4 (0.26%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.26%) RS-232
11 4 (0.26%) Wireless
12 3 (0.19%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (5.02%) Big Data
2 71 (4.57%) SQL Server
3 49 (3.15%) MySQL
4 41 (2.64%) Hadoop
5 40 (2.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 35 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 30 (1.93%) Relational Database
8 28 (1.80%) MongoDB
9 24 (1.54%) Apache Hive
9 24 (1.54%) Impala
10 22 (1.42%) Berkeley DB
11 19 (1.22%) OLTP
12 18 (1.16%) Data Mining
12 18 (1.16%) KDB
13 13 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.71%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.64%) GIS
16 7 (0.45%) Redis
17 6 (0.39%) InterSystems Cache
17 6 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 97 (6.24%) Git (software)
1 97 (6.24%) Visual Studio
2 82 (5.28%) Subversion
3 34 (2.19%) Jenkins
4 28 (1.80%) CMake
5 23 (1.48%) JIRA
6 21 (1.35%) Eclipse
7 17 (1.09%) Ant
8 16 (1.03%) LabVIEW
9 14 (0.90%) Maven
10 13 (0.84%) GDB
10 13 (0.84%) JUnit
11 12 (0.77%) Mercurial
11 12 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (0.71%) CppUnit
12 11 (0.71%) Selenium
13 9 (0.58%) GoogleTest
14 7 (0.45%) Hudson
15 6 (0.39%) Xcode
16 5 (0.32%) XMLSpy
General
1 560 (36.04%) Finance
2 228 (14.67%) Banking
3 150 (9.65%) Telecoms
4 103 (6.63%) Games
5 100 (6.44%) Front Office
6 56 (3.60%) Investment Banking
7 46 (2.96%) Automotive
8 43 (2.77%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.80%) Electronics
10 27 (1.74%) Financial Institution
11 18 (1.16%) Aerospace
11 18 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 17 (1.09%) Marketing
13 15 (0.97%) Retail
14 14 (0.90%) Advertising
15 9 (0.58%) French Language
16 6 (0.39%) Law
17 5 (0.32%) Billing
18 4 (0.26%) Military
19 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (14.54%) STL
2 169 (10.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 151 (9.72%) .NET
4 144 (9.27%) HTML
5 104 (6.69%) Qt
6 91 (5.86%) OpenGL
7 86 (5.53%) XML
8 81 (5.21%) CSS
9 57 (3.67%) FIX Protocol
9 57 (3.67%) Node.js
10 46 (2.96%) AngularJS
11 44 (2.83%) WPF
12 41 (2.64%) HTML5
13 38 (2.45%) Web Services
14 37 (2.38%) jQuery
15 35 (2.25%) MFC
16 32 (2.06%) NumPy
17 28 (1.80%) Middleware
18 27 (1.74%) OpenCL
19 25 (1.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 386 (24.84%) Computer Science
2 256 (16.47%) Algorithms
3 210 (13.51%) Mathematics
4 181 (11.65%) Physics
5 134 (8.62%) Data Structures
6 123 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
7 109 (7.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 106 (6.82%) Hedge funds
9 97 (6.24%) Derivative
10 89 (5.73%) Equities
11 68 (4.38%) Fixed Income
12 49 (3.15%) Client/Server
13 48 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
14 47 (3.02%) Visualisation
15 45 (2.90%) CUDA
16 42 (2.70%) Artificial Intelligence
17 39 (2.51%) 3D Graphics
18 35 (2.25%) Device Driver
19 32 (2.06%) Market Risk
20 31 (1.99%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 697 (44.85%) Linux
2 369 (23.75%) Unix
3 328 (21.11%) Windows
4 50 (3.22%) Android
5 41 (2.64%) Apple iOS
6 28 (1.80%) Mac OS X
7 10 (0.64%) Mac OS
7 10 (0.64%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.45%) CentOS
9 7 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.19%) Debian
12 3 (0.19%) Solaris
12 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.13%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.064%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.064%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (32.43%) Multithreading
2 482 (31.02%) Software Engineering
3 361 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
4 284 (18.28%) OO
5 254 (16.34%) Low Latency
6 176 (11.33%) SDLC
7 123 (7.92%) TDD
8 112 (7.21%) OOP
9 105 (6.76%) OOD
10 96 (6.18%) Open Source
11 89 (5.73%) Machine Learning
12 88 (5.66%) Risk Management
13 78 (5.02%) Scrum
14 77 (4.95%) Unit Testing
15 65 (4.18%) High-Frequency Trading
15 65 (4.18%) Multithreaded Programming
16 54 (3.47%) Algorithmic Trading
16 54 (3.47%) Analytics
17 52 (3.35%) Software Architecture
18 50 (3.22%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 1554 (100.00%) C++
2 427 (27.48%) Python
3 360 (23.17%) C#
4 354 (22.78%) Java
5 336 (21.62%) C
6 250 (16.09%) SQL
7 185 (11.90%) JavaScript
8 36 (2.32%) Ruby
9 33 (2.12%) Embedded C++
9 33 (2.12%) Shell Script
10 30 (1.93%) PHP
11 27 (1.74%) MATLAB
11 27 (1.74%) Perl
11 27 (1.74%) Scala
12 25 (1.61%) R
12 25 (1.61%) VC++
13 17 (1.09%) Go
14 16 (1.03%) Bash Shell
15 13 (0.84%) T-SQL
16 12 (0.77%) Lua
Qualifications
1 424 (27.28%) Degree
2 92 (5.92%) PhD
3 23 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.77%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.19%) HND
7 1 (0.064%) HNC
7 1 (0.064%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.80%) QA
2 12 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.58%) MiFID
4 2 (0.13%) GDPR
4 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 39 (2.51%) KVM
1 39 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.71%) Docker
3 5 (0.32%) Firmware
4 4 (0.26%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.26%) Cygwin
4 4 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 36 (2.32%) Puppet
2 34 (2.19%) Ansible
2 34 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.19%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.064%) Mesos
Vendors
1 48 (3.09%) Oracle
2 39 (2.51%) VMware
3 38 (2.45%) Microsoft
4 26 (1.67%) Google
5 14 (0.90%) Red Hat
6 13 (0.84%) SAP
6 13 (0.84%) Solace
7 11 (0.71%) Sybase
8 9 (0.58%) Xamarin
9 6 (0.39%) Intel
10 5 (0.32%) Altova
10 5 (0.32%) Cognizant
10 5 (0.32%) ILOG
10 5 (0.32%) Sony
10 5 (0.32%) Splunk
11 4 (0.26%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (0.26%) Remedy
11 4 (0.26%) Vertica
12 3 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.19%) TIBCO
Warlingham, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum GBP 45 - 65k +Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: 60,000.00 + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £55000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £highly competitive + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JS Agency
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £120k+top bonus+bens (DoE)
Posted: 2 days ago