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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Developer
UK
Rank 358 275 288
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 667 1207 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 1.18% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.22% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 553 1086 1074
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £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
80883 98578 103250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.45% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67143 82699 85275
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 £41,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -77 650 £55,000 - 147
London -36 422 £70,000 -9.67% 95
South East -71 93 £50,000 +11.11% 18
City of London +18 87 £72,500 -7.93% 23
East of England +9 60 £37,500 -6.25% 17
Cambridgeshire -9 40 £36,250 -14.70% 16
Cambridge +15 38 £32,500 -31.57% 13
North West -21 27 £37,500 -11.76% 5
West Sussex +10 26 £55,000 +15.78% 4
South West +8 24 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Berkshire +27 23 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Manchester -40 21 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Surrey -29 14 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Gatwick 0 12 £55,000 +134.04% 1
Hertfordshire +24 11 £37,500 +4.89% 1
Scotland -2 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Midlands -9 11 £38,500 -3.75% 4
Oxford -10 11 £42,500 -22.72% 3
Oxfordshire -20 11 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Bracknell - 11 £50,000 -
Crawley -1 10 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Borehamwood - 9 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire +18 7 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Nottinghamshire -6 7 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Gloucestershire -9 7 £45,000 -21.05% 1
Reading +25 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Wiltshire +22 6 £37,500 -
East Sussex +9 6 £47,500 +7.95%
Brighton +1 6 £47,500 +7.95%
Glasgow +1 6 £42,500 -5.55%

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 1476 (100.00%) C++
2 667 (45.19%) Linux
3 551 (37.33%) Finance
4 480 (32.52%) Multithreading
5 434 (29.40%) Software Engineering
6 398 (26.96%) Degree
7 373 (25.27%) Python
8 358 (24.25%) Agile Software Development
9 351 (23.78%) Unix
9 351 (23.78%) C#
10 346 (23.44%) Java
11 342 (23.17%) Computer Science
12 324 (21.95%) C
13 298 (20.19%) Windows
14 268 (18.16%) OO
14 268 (18.16%) Mathematics
15 264 (17.89%) Low Latency
16 242 (16.40%) SQL
17 237 (16.06%) STL
17 237 (16.06%) Banking
18 227 (15.38%) Algorithms
19 178 (12.06%) Physics
20 174 (11.79%) JavaScript
21 168 (11.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 166 (11.25%) SDLC
23 159 (10.77%) Telecoms
24 143 (9.69%) HTML
25 141 (9.55%) .NET
26 120 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
27 118 (7.99%) Data Structures

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 49 (3.32%) Apache Spark
2 17 (1.15%) Apache
3 10 (0.68%) Jetty
4 9 (0.61%) Apache Solr
5 7 (0.47%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.41%) JBoss
6 6 (0.41%) nginx
6 6 (0.41%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.41%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.27%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.20%) IIS
8 3 (0.20%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.068%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.068%) Drupal
10 1 (0.068%) Luigi
10 1 (0.068%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.068%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.068%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.20%) MS Office
3 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.34%) MetaTrader
3 4 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.068%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.36%) GitHub
2 12 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.34%) Heroku
3 5 (0.34%) SaaS
4 4 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.14%) iTunes
6 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.74%) TCP/IP
2 33 (2.24%) 3G
2 33 (2.24%) 4G
2 33 (2.24%) GSM
2 33 (2.24%) HTTP
3 32 (2.17%) OpenFlow
4 14 (0.95%) SNMP
5 13 (0.88%) Wireshark
6 11 (0.75%) Network Security
7 8 (0.54%) Internet
7 8 (0.54%) Multicast
7 8 (0.54%) RTP
8 7 (0.47%) RS-485
9 6 (0.41%) Ethernet
9 6 (0.41%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.27%) Broadband
10 4 (0.27%) InfiniBand
10 4 (0.27%) RS-232
10 4 (0.27%) Wireless
11 3 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (5.22%) Big Data
2 69 (4.67%) SQL Server
3 41 (2.78%) MySQL
4 39 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 38 (2.57%) Relational Database
6 36 (2.44%) Hadoop
7 33 (2.24%) NoSQL
8 27 (1.83%) MongoDB
9 24 (1.63%) OLTP
10 22 (1.49%) KDB
11 21 (1.42%) Apache Hive
11 21 (1.42%) Impala
12 19 (1.29%) Berkeley DB
13 18 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (1.15%) Data Mining
15 13 (0.88%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.54%) Redis
17 7 (0.47%) InterSystems Cache
17 7 (0.47%) Oracle Database
18 6 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 90 (6.10%) Visual Studio
2 89 (6.03%) Git (software)
3 68 (4.61%) Subversion
4 34 (2.30%) Jenkins
5 22 (1.49%) CMake
6 20 (1.36%) Eclipse
6 20 (1.36%) JUnit
7 19 (1.29%) JIRA
8 16 (1.08%) Maven
9 15 (1.02%) LabVIEW
10 13 (0.88%) Ant
10 13 (0.88%) GDB
11 10 (0.68%) Selenium
12 9 (0.61%) CppUnit
13 8 (0.54%) GoogleTest
13 8 (0.54%) Hudson
13 8 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (0.47%) Mercurial
15 6 (0.41%) Valgrind
15 6 (0.41%) XMLSpy
General
1 551 (37.33%) Finance
2 237 (16.06%) Banking
3 159 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 108 (7.32%) Front Office
5 98 (6.64%) Games
6 64 (4.34%) Investment Banking
7 50 (3.39%) Automotive
8 42 (2.85%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.83%) Electronics
9 27 (1.83%) Financial Institution
10 21 (1.42%) Aerospace
11 17 (1.15%) Advertising
12 16 (1.08%) Marketing
13 14 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.68%) French Language
15 8 (0.54%) Retail
16 6 (0.41%) Publishing
17 5 (0.34%) Legal
18 3 (0.20%) Law
18 3 (0.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (16.06%) STL
2 168 (11.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 143 (9.69%) HTML
4 141 (9.55%) .NET
5 94 (6.37%) Qt
6 79 (5.35%) CSS
7 78 (5.28%) OpenGL
8 68 (4.61%) FIX Protocol
9 66 (4.47%) XML
10 53 (3.59%) Node.js
11 45 (3.05%) AngularJS
12 40 (2.71%) WPF
13 39 (2.64%) HTML5
14 36 (2.44%) Web Services
15 31 (2.10%) Middleware
15 31 (2.10%) NumPy
16 29 (1.96%) jQuery
17 28 (1.90%) MFC
18 26 (1.76%) OpenCL
19 24 (1.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 342 (23.17%) Computer Science
2 227 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 120 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
4 118 (7.99%) Data Structures
5 108 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 97 (6.57%) Equities
7 95 (6.44%) Hedge funds
8 93 (6.30%) Derivative
9 62 (4.20%) Fixed Income
10 52 (3.52%) Client/Server
11 45 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
12 41 (2.78%) CUDA
13 35 (2.37%) 3D Graphics
13 35 (2.37%) Device Driver
14 30 (2.03%) Embedded Systems
15 28 (1.90%) Fintech
16 23 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
16 23 (1.56%) iPad
17 19 (1.29%) Mobile App
18 17 (1.15%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 667 (45.19%) Linux
2 351 (23.78%) Unix
3 298 (20.19%) Windows
4 45 (3.05%) Android
5 38 (2.57%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 11 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
8 10 (0.68%) Mac OS
9 9 (0.61%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.41%) CentOS
11 6 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.34%) Solaris
12 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.14%) Debian
15 1 (0.068%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.068%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.068%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (32.52%) Multithreading
2 434 (29.40%) Software Engineering
3 358 (24.25%) Agile Software Development
4 268 (18.16%) Mathematics
4 268 (18.16%) OO
5 264 (17.89%) Low Latency
6 178 (12.06%) Physics
7 166 (11.25%) SDLC
8 107 (7.25%) TDD
9 102 (6.91%) OOP
10 99 (6.71%) Open Source
11 96 (6.50%) OOD
12 94 (6.37%) Unit Testing
13 81 (5.49%) Machine Learning
14 79 (5.35%) Risk Management
15 73 (4.95%) Multithreaded Programming
15 73 (4.95%) Scrum
16 63 (4.27%) Algorithmic Trading
17 62 (4.20%) High-Frequency Trading
18 57 (3.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1476 (100.00%) C++
2 373 (25.27%) Python
3 351 (23.78%) C#
4 346 (23.44%) Java
5 324 (21.95%) C
6 242 (16.40%) SQL
7 174 (11.79%) JavaScript
8 35 (2.37%) Scala
9 33 (2.24%) Embedded C++
9 33 (2.24%) Ruby
10 31 (2.10%) Shell Script
11 30 (2.03%) PHP
12 23 (1.56%) Perl
13 22 (1.49%) MATLAB
14 21 (1.42%) R
15 16 (1.08%) VC++
16 15 (1.02%) Embedded C
16 15 (1.02%) Go
17 13 (0.88%) Bash Shell
18 12 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 398 (26.96%) Degree
2 75 (5.08%) PhD
3 23 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.02%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.20%) HND
7 2 (0.14%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.068%) APMG
8 1 (0.068%) HNC
8 1 (0.068%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.03%) QA
2 10 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.61%) MiFID
4 2 (0.14%) GDPR
5 1 (0.068%) TickIT
System Software
1 37 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (2.44%) KVM
3 11 (0.75%) Docker
4 7 (0.47%) Firmware
5 4 (0.27%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.20%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.068%) LXC
Systems Management
1 35 (2.37%) Puppet
2 32 (2.17%) Ansible
2 32 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.068%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.068%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.068%) Mesos
Vendors
1 60 (4.07%) Oracle
2 37 (2.51%) VMware
3 33 (2.24%) Microsoft
4 26 (1.76%) Google
5 14 (0.95%) Red Hat
6 12 (0.81%) SAP
7 11 (0.75%) Sybase
8 10 (0.68%) Solace
9 9 (0.61%) Xamarin
10 8 (0.54%) Intel
10 8 (0.54%) Vertica
11 6 (0.41%) Altova
11 6 (0.41%) ILOG
11 6 (0.41%) Splunk
12 5 (0.34%) Cognizant
12 5 (0.34%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.27%) Remedy
13 4 (0.27%) Sony
14 3 (0.20%) HP
14 3 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits + Equity
Posted: Yesterday
London
The North Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: 60,000.00 + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Dorchester, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Isle of Man
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £140,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago