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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 325 276 273
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 877 1214 1266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 1.12% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.17% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 765 1089 1144
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +14.10%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -36 852 £50,000 -4.76% 162
London -65 454 £65,000 -7.14% 98
South East -1 175 £47,500 -5.00% 19
East of England +69 96 £44,000 -2.22% 21
City of London -10 79 £98,750 +31.66% 21
Surrey -29 64 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Cambridgeshire +39 56 £42,000 -6.66% 18
Cambridge +38 52 £41,250 -8.33% 18
North West +4 37 £39,000 +20.00% 8
Berkshire +18 32 £45,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -26 32 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Manchester -16 26 £47,500 +46.15% 5
Hampshire +14 23 £40,000 -4.76% 3
South West -36 21 £41,500 +10.66% 8
East Midlands +25 20 £45,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +23 20 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +20 20 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Birmingham -38 19 £35,000 -12.50%
Suffolk - 19 £65,000 - 1
Ipswich - 19 £65,000 - 1
East Sussex +25 17 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Scotland +13 15 £41,500 -7.77% 3
Newbury +14 14 £55,000 +15.78%
Brighton +24 13 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 12 £42,500 -17.07% 1
West Yorkshire +18 12 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Bristol -3 12 £41,500 +10.66% 3
Oxfordshire -16 12 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Nottinghamshire +11 11 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Glasgow +1 11 £30,000 -52.00% 1

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1865 (100.00%) C++
2 754 (40.43%) Linux
3 693 (37.16%) Finance
4 621 (33.30%) Degree
5 619 (33.19%) Software Engineering
6 482 (25.84%) Python
7 469 (25.15%) C
8 458 (24.56%) Computer Science
8 458 (24.56%) Multithreading
9 450 (24.13%) OO
10 442 (23.70%) Windows
11 441 (23.65%) Unix
12 438 (23.49%) Java
13 398 (21.34%) C#
14 365 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
15 302 (16.19%) SQL
16 272 (14.58%) Algorithms
17 253 (13.57%) STL
18 227 (12.17%) SDLC
19 226 (12.12%) Mathematics
19 226 (12.12%) Telecoms
20 214 (11.47%) OOP
21 204 (10.94%) OOD
22 198 (10.62%) Low Latency
23 193 (10.35%) .NET
24 191 (10.24%) Banking
25 188 (10.08%) JavaScript
26 180 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
27 179 (9.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
28 176 (9.44%) Games

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 11 (0.59%) IIS
2 9 (0.48%) Apache
3 8 (0.43%) Apache Solr
3 8 (0.43%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.27%) JBoss
4 5 (0.27%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.21%) Drupal
5 4 (0.21%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.21%) WordPress
6 3 (0.16%) Jetty
7 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.11%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.11%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.054%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.054%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.054%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.054%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (1.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.27%) MS Office
2 5 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.21%) Simulink
4 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.11%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.054%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.054%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.054%) NASTRAN
6 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (1.29%) SaaS
3 17 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.32%) GitHub
6 6 (0.32%) Heroku
7 3 (0.16%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 110 (5.90%) TCP/IP
2 30 (1.61%) HTTP
3 29 (1.55%) Internet
3 29 (1.55%) Multicast
4 15 (0.80%) Unicast
5 13 (0.70%) Wireshark
6 11 (0.59%) 3G
6 11 (0.59%) 4G
6 11 (0.59%) GSM
6 11 (0.59%) Wireless
7 10 (0.54%) Network Security
7 10 (0.54%) OpenFlow
8 6 (0.32%) RTP
8 6 (0.32%) SNMP
9 5 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.21%) TETRA
11 3 (0.16%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.16%) Firewall
12 2 (0.11%) Broadband
12 2 (0.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (3.43%) MySQL
2 63 (3.38%) SQL Server
3 36 (1.93%) NoSQL
4 31 (1.66%) Relational Database
5 28 (1.50%) MongoDB
6 26 (1.39%) Big Data
7 22 (1.18%) Data Mining
8 21 (1.13%) Hadoop
9 19 (1.02%) GIS
9 19 (1.02%) OLTP
10 17 (0.91%) KDB
10 17 (0.91%) RDBMS
11 14 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (0.64%) Kdb+
13 10 (0.54%) MariaDB
14 6 (0.32%) MS Access
14 6 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.27%) Redis
16 4 (0.21%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 124 (6.65%) Visual Studio
2 86 (4.61%) Subversion
3 78 (4.18%) Git (software)
4 52 (2.79%) Eclipse
5 30 (1.61%) JIRA
6 16 (0.86%) CMake
6 16 (0.86%) Jenkins
6 16 (0.86%) Mercurial
7 15 (0.80%) Ant
7 15 (0.80%) Clang
8 14 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (0.70%) Maven
10 12 (0.64%) CppUnit
10 12 (0.64%) JUnit
11 11 (0.59%) GCC
11 11 (0.59%) LabVIEW
12 10 (0.54%) GDB
12 10 (0.54%) Phabricator
13 9 (0.48%) GoogleTest
13 9 (0.48%) Xcode
General
1 693 (37.16%) Finance
2 226 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 191 (10.24%) Banking
4 176 (9.44%) Games
5 146 (7.83%) Front Office
6 119 (6.38%) Automotive
7 97 (5.20%) Aerospace
8 37 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 34 (1.82%) Retail
10 32 (1.72%) Manufacturing
11 30 (1.61%) Financial Institution
12 29 (1.55%) Investment Banking
13 23 (1.23%) Electronics
14 22 (1.18%) Marketing
15 15 (0.80%) Advertising
16 8 (0.43%) Billing
17 7 (0.38%) Law
18 5 (0.27%) Publishing
19 4 (0.21%) Legal
19 4 (0.21%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (13.57%) STL
2 193 (10.35%) .NET
3 179 (9.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 138 (7.40%) Qt
5 125 (6.70%) XML
6 107 (5.74%) HTML
7 103 (5.52%) OpenGL
8 85 (4.56%) MFC
9 62 (3.32%) CSS
10 55 (2.95%) Web Services
11 43 (2.31%) NumPy
12 42 (2.25%) Node.js
13 36 (1.93%) WPF
14 34 (1.82%) XML Schema
15 33 (1.77%) jQuery
16 30 (1.61%) HTML5
17 26 (1.39%) AngularJS
17 26 (1.39%) ASP.NET
17 26 (1.39%) OpenMP
18 21 (1.13%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 458 (24.56%) Computer Science
2 272 (14.58%) Algorithms
3 226 (12.12%) Mathematics
4 180 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
5 151 (8.10%) Physics
6 147 (7.88%) Derivative
7 138 (7.40%) Hedge funds
8 133 (7.13%) Data Structures
9 80 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 68 (3.65%) Visualisation
11 64 (3.43%) Fixed Income
12 63 (3.38%) 3D Graphics
13 62 (3.32%) Equities
14 45 (2.41%) CUDA
15 43 (2.31%) Equity Derivative
16 42 (2.25%) Device Driver
17 41 (2.20%) Artificial Intelligence
17 41 (2.20%) Statistics
18 29 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
19 24 (1.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 754 (40.43%) Linux
2 442 (23.70%) Windows
3 441 (23.65%) Unix
4 90 (4.83%) Android
5 78 (4.18%) Apple iOS
6 39 (2.09%) Mac OS X
7 19 (1.02%) Mac OS
8 16 (0.86%) Solaris
9 12 (0.64%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.54%) CentOS
10 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.16%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.11%) Debian
15 1 (0.054%) OS/2
15 1 (0.054%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.054%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (33.19%) Software Engineering
2 458 (24.56%) Multithreading
3 450 (24.13%) OO
4 365 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
5 227 (12.17%) SDLC
6 214 (11.47%) OOP
7 204 (10.94%) OOD
8 198 (10.62%) Low Latency
9 149 (7.99%) TDD
10 114 (6.11%) Mentoring
11 100 (5.36%) Analytics
12 86 (4.61%) UML
13 81 (4.34%) High-Frequency Trading
14 71 (3.81%) Scrum
15 67 (3.59%) Algorithmic Trading
16 65 (3.49%) Cross-Platform Development
17 59 (3.16%) Risk Management
18 56 (3.00%) Software Architecture
19 55 (2.95%) Open Source
20 53 (2.84%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1865 (100.00%) C++
2 482 (25.84%) Python
3 469 (25.15%) C
4 438 (23.49%) Java
5 398 (21.34%) C#
6 302 (16.19%) SQL
7 188 (10.08%) JavaScript
8 60 (3.22%) Perl
9 48 (2.57%) VC++
10 43 (2.31%) Ruby
11 42 (2.25%) R
12 35 (1.88%) PHP
13 25 (1.34%) MATLAB
13 25 (1.34%) Scala
14 23 (1.23%) Objective-C
14 23 (1.23%) VB
15 22 (1.18%) OCaml
15 22 (1.18%) Shell Script
16 18 (0.97%) TypeScript
17 17 (0.91%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 621 (33.30%) Degree
2 102 (5.47%) PhD
3 25 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.16%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.054%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.054%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.41%) QA
2 7 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.32%) MiFID
4 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 17 (0.91%) Docker
2 15 (0.80%) KVM
3 14 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.43%) Firmware
5 7 (0.38%) Cygwin
6 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.11%) LXC
8 1 (0.054%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.054%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.054%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (0.97%) Ansible
2 15 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (0.80%) Puppet
3 2 (0.11%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.054%) SELinux
Vendors
1 99 (5.31%) Oracle
2 70 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 36 (1.93%) Google
4 16 (0.86%) Red Hat
4 16 (0.86%) VMware
5 10 (0.54%) Splunk
6 9 (0.48%) SAP
6 9 (0.48%) Sybase
7 8 (0.43%) Apple
8 6 (0.32%) Solace
9 4 (0.21%) Capita
9 4 (0.21%) Rally
10 3 (0.16%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.11%) Dell
11 2 (0.11%) Gemalto
11 2 (0.11%) Ingenico
11 2 (0.11%) Progress
11 2 (0.11%) Sage
11 2 (0.11%) Sony
11 2 (0.11%) VeriFone
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Full Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + equity
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Stock Options + Bens + Work from H
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Discretionary Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago