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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 316 287 234
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 977 1206 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 1.09% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.13% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1070 1430
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 2016 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 26 June 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 -17 956 £52,500 +5.00% 196
London -13 509 £80,000 +18.51% 100
South East +34 263 £47,500 - 43
Surrey +34 143 £47,500 -9.52% 24
City of London +4 89 £95,000 +35.71% 27
South West -19 62 £40,000 +11.88% 8
East of England +13 58 £45,000 +8.43% 25
Walton-on-Thames -9 48 £47,500 -9.52% 6
Cambridgeshire +9 46 £45,000 +8.43% 21
Cambridge +14 45 £45,000 +8.43% 21
Oxfordshire -6 32 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Oxford +13 29 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Bristol +31 28 £39,000 +20.00% 5
West Sussex +10 27 £42,500 -15.00%
East Midlands +25 26 £42,500 +11.11% 2
Berkshire +36 24 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Nottinghamshire +31 24 £42,500 -
Nottingham +30 24 £42,500 -
Reading +39 23 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Cheltenham -1 19 £47,500 +32.86% 1
Gloucestershire -11 19 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Midlands -33 19 £42,500 +4.29% 6
North West +10 16 £47,500 +37.68% 8
Weybridge +3 16 £36,250 -19.44% 3
Horsham +14 15 £40,000 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire +41 14 £42,500 -15.84% 1
Manchester -7 14 £49,250 +51.53% 7
Hampshire +5 13 £40,000 -12.08% 3
Wales +4 12 £41,250 +17.85%
South Wales +8 11 £41,250 +17.85%

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 2193 (100.00%) C++
2 886 (40.40%) Finance
3 830 (37.85%) Linux
4 744 (33.93%) Software Engineering
5 730 (33.29%) Degree
6 598 (27.27%) Unix
7 597 (27.22%) Multithreading
8 595 (27.13%) C
9 575 (26.22%) Python
10 534 (24.35%) Windows
11 511 (23.30%) Computer Science
12 505 (23.03%) C#
13 478 (21.80%) OO
14 445 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
15 440 (20.06%) Java
15 440 (20.06%) SQL
16 383 (17.46%) STL
17 311 (14.18%) Algorithms
18 293 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
19 273 (12.45%) SDLC
20 255 (11.63%) Low Latency
21 248 (11.31%) .NET
22 237 (10.81%) JavaScript
23 235 (10.72%) OOP
24 230 (10.49%) Mathematics
25 215 (9.80%) OOD
26 214 (9.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
27 196 (8.94%) Hedge funds
28 190 (8.66%) Games
29 189 (8.62%) Front Office

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 12 (0.55%) WordPress
2 9 (0.41%) Apache
3 8 (0.36%) CMS
4 6 (0.27%) Apache Solr
4 6 (0.27%) IIS
4 6 (0.27%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.23%) JBoss
5 5 (0.23%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.18%) Confluence
6 4 (0.18%) MQSeries
6 4 (0.18%) SAS
7 3 (0.14%) Drupal
7 3 (0.14%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.091%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.091%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.091%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.046%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.046%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.046%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.046%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.18%) Mathematica
3 4 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.14%) MS Office
4 3 (0.14%) Simulink
5 2 (0.091%) Abaqus
5 2 (0.091%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 9 (0.41%) Magento
1 9 (0.41%) Shopify
2 8 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.32%) MetaTrader
4 2 (0.091%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.73%) SaaS
4 19 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.64%) GitHub
5 14 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (0.41%) PaaS
7 8 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.046%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 169 (7.71%) TCP/IP
2 37 (1.69%) Multicast
3 32 (1.46%) Internet
4 18 (0.82%) HTTP
5 17 (0.78%) Wireless
6 14 (0.64%) LDAP
7 10 (0.46%) Network Security
8 8 (0.36%) NGN
8 8 (0.36%) Unicast
8 8 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (0.32%) RTP
10 5 (0.23%) Firewall
11 4 (0.18%) SSL
11 4 (0.18%) TETRA
12 3 (0.14%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.14%) VoIP
12 3 (0.14%) X.509
13 2 (0.091%) 3G
13 2 (0.091%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.091%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (4.33%) SQL Server
2 75 (3.42%) Relational Database
3 61 (2.78%) MySQL
4 49 (2.23%) Big Data
5 41 (1.87%) RDBMS
6 31 (1.41%) Data Mining
6 31 (1.41%) Hadoop
7 24 (1.09%) NoSQL
8 23 (1.05%) MongoDB
9 22 (1.00%) OLTP
10 18 (0.82%) KDB
11 11 (0.50%) GIS
11 11 (0.50%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (0.32%) MS Access
14 6 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.27%) MariaDB
15 4 (0.18%) BigTable
15 4 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 147 (6.70%) Visual Studio
2 118 (5.38%) Subversion
3 103 (4.70%) Git (software)
4 47 (2.14%) JIRA
5 34 (1.55%) Eclipse
6 28 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (1.09%) GDB
7 24 (1.09%) Mercurial
8 23 (1.05%) Phabricator
9 19 (0.87%) Clang
10 18 (0.82%) GCC
10 18 (0.82%) NUnit
11 17 (0.78%) Jenkins
12 10 (0.46%) GoogleTest
13 8 (0.36%) Ant
13 8 (0.36%) Maven
14 7 (0.32%) FinalBuilder
14 7 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 6 (0.27%) CppUnit
15 6 (0.27%) JUnit
General
1 886 (40.40%) Finance
2 190 (8.66%) Games
3 189 (8.62%) Front Office
4 161 (7.34%) Telecoms
5 127 (5.79%) Banking
6 113 (5.15%) Automotive
7 84 (3.83%) Aerospace
8 47 (2.14%) Financial Institution
9 41 (1.87%) Marketing
10 36 (1.64%) Manufacturing
11 33 (1.50%) Investment Banking
12 29 (1.32%) Retail
13 26 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 24 (1.09%) Advertising
15 18 (0.82%) Electronics
16 16 (0.73%) Multimedia
17 14 (0.64%) Back Office
17 14 (0.64%) Legal
18 10 (0.46%) Law
19 7 (0.32%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (17.46%) STL
2 248 (11.31%) .NET
3 214 (9.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 143 (6.52%) Qt
5 114 (5.20%) HTML
6 112 (5.11%) OpenGL
7 109 (4.97%) XML
8 95 (4.33%) CSS
9 94 (4.29%) MFC
10 57 (2.60%) WPF
11 55 (2.51%) Web Services
12 54 (2.46%) NumPy
13 51 (2.33%) ASP.NET
14 48 (2.19%) FIX Protocol
15 47 (2.14%) Node.js
16 44 (2.01%) jQuery
17 37 (1.69%) DirectX
18 33 (1.50%) OpenMP
19 32 (1.46%) XML Schema
20 30 (1.37%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 511 (23.30%) Computer Science
2 311 (14.18%) Algorithms
3 293 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
4 230 (10.49%) Mathematics
5 196 (8.94%) Hedge funds
6 189 (8.62%) Derivative
7 149 (6.79%) Data Structures
8 134 (6.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 109 (4.97%) Physics
10 78 (3.56%) Fixed Income
11 74 (3.37%) Equities
12 55 (2.51%) Visualisation
13 54 (2.46%) 3D Graphics
14 53 (2.42%) CUDA
15 31 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
16 28 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
17 25 (1.14%) iPad
18 24 (1.09%) Client/Server
19 22 (1.00%) Device Driver
20 21 (0.96%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 830 (37.85%) Linux
2 598 (27.27%) Unix
3 534 (24.35%) Windows
4 136 (6.20%) Android
5 123 (5.61%) Apple iOS
6 94 (4.29%) Mac OS X
7 30 (1.37%) Mac OS
8 26 (1.19%) Solaris
9 17 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.64%) BlackBerry OS
11 13 (0.59%) Windows Server
12 10 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.23%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.18%) OpenWrt
15 4 (0.18%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
16 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.091%) CentOS
18 1 (0.046%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 744 (33.93%) Software Engineering
2 597 (27.22%) Multithreading
3 478 (21.80%) OO
4 445 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
5 273 (12.45%) SDLC
6 255 (11.63%) Low Latency
7 235 (10.72%) OOP
8 215 (9.80%) OOD
9 179 (8.16%) TDD
10 130 (5.93%) Analytics
11 112 (5.11%) Algorithmic Trading
12 107 (4.88%) Mentoring
13 96 (4.38%) UML
14 89 (4.06%) Android Development
14 89 (4.06%) Electronic Trading
14 89 (4.06%) Open Source
15 73 (3.33%) iOS Development
16 71 (3.24%) Risk Management
17 67 (3.06%) Scrum
18 66 (3.01%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2193 (100.00%) C++
2 595 (27.13%) C
3 575 (26.22%) Python
4 505 (23.03%) C#
5 440 (20.06%) Java
5 440 (20.06%) SQL
6 237 (10.81%) JavaScript
7 115 (5.24%) Perl
8 92 (4.20%) Ruby
9 72 (3.28%) VC++
10 57 (2.60%) R
11 51 (2.33%) VB
12 44 (2.01%) MATLAB
13 43 (1.96%) Objective-C
14 41 (1.87%) PHP
15 39 (1.78%) Bash Shell
16 36 (1.64%) PL/SQL
17 31 (1.41%) Shell Script
18 25 (1.14%) OCaml
19 21 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 730 (33.29%) Degree
2 82 (3.74%) PhD
3 53 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 42 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 20 (0.91%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.18%) ISEB
8 2 (0.091%) MCAD
8 2 (0.091%) MCSD
9 1 (0.046%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.046%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (1.96%) QA
2 5 (0.23%) MiFID
3 4 (0.18%) SLA
4 2 (0.091%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.046%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.046%) TickIT
System Software
1 21 (0.96%) Cygwin
2 12 (0.55%) Docker
3 11 (0.50%) Firmware
4 3 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.091%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.046%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.046%) iptables
6 1 (0.046%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.046%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.046%) Xen
6 1 (0.046%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (0.36%) Ansible
2 7 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.32%) Puppet
3 1 (0.046%) everRun
3 1 (0.046%) Linux-HA
3 1 (0.046%) SELinux
Vendors
1 162 (7.39%) Oracle
2 84 (3.83%) Microsoft
3 28 (1.28%) Apple
4 23 (1.05%) Google
5 21 (0.96%) Splunk
6 15 (0.68%) Sybase
7 14 (0.64%) VMware
8 8 (0.36%) Red Hat
8 8 (0.36%) SAP
9 6 (0.27%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.18%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.18%) Capita
10 4 (0.18%) Intel
11 3 (0.14%) Coverity
12 2 (0.091%) ANSYS
12 2 (0.091%) Facebook
12 2 (0.091%) Infoblox
12 2 (0.091%) Trayport
12 2 (0.091%) Twitter
12 2 (0.091%) Typemock
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £140k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Page International
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DOE plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago