The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 290 260 235
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 1076 1147 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 1.06% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.12% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 949 901 1204
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -21 1030 £55,000 +10.00% 104
London -17 672 £67,500 +3.84% 67
South East -11 139 £43,250 +8.12% 10
City of London -48 128 £70,000 +16.66% 30
Surrey +12 52 £37,500 +1.35% 2
East of England -27 51 £43,500 +16.00% 10
North West -8 49 £37,500 - 3
East Midlands +12 47 £42,500 -15.00% 5
South West -18 38 £37,500 +7.14% 9
West Sussex +9 32 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -7 32 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Gloucestershire +15 30 £37,500 -4.45% 4
Leicestershire +19 29 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Manchester -9 28 £37,500 -
Crawley +29 27 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge -11 26 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Scotland +2 22 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Nottinghamshire -1 17 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Nottingham -4 17 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Croydon +6 15 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Wales -45 15 £33,750 +5.46% 7
South Wales -47 15 £33,750 +3.84% 6
Guildford +16 14 £32,500 +8.33%
Buckinghamshire -5 14 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Teddington -1 13 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Yorkshire -32 13 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Leicester +4 12 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh -13 12 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Liverpool 0 11 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Merseyside -4 11 £27,500 -26.66% 2

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 2129 (100.00%) C++
2 933 (43.82%) Linux
3 788 (37.01%) Finance
4 764 (35.89%) Degree
5 755 (35.46%) UNIX
6 664 (31.19%) OO
7 640 (30.06%) Multithreading
8 636 (29.87%) Software Engineering
9 596 (27.99%) Computer Science
10 592 (27.81%) C
11 568 (26.68%) STL
12 551 (25.88%) Windows
13 479 (22.50%) Python
14 455 (21.37%) SQL
15 428 (20.10%) C#
16 417 (19.59%) Java
17 378 (17.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 377 (17.71%) Low Latency
19 319 (14.98%) Oracle
20 293 (13.76%) Mathematics
21 257 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
22 254 (11.93%) JavaScript
23 250 (11.74%) OOD
24 204 (9.58%) .NET
25 203 (9.53%) Banking
26 190 (8.92%) Front Office
27 181 (8.50%) Perl
28 180 (8.45%) XML
29 156 (7.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
30 155 (7.28%) Derivative

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (0.89%) Oracle Coherence
2 18 (0.85%) Apache
3 12 (0.56%) WebLogic
4 11 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (0.52%) GlassFish
4 11 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 8 (0.38%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.28%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.19%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.094%) GemFire
8 2 (0.094%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.047%) CMS
9 1 (0.047%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.047%) IIS
9 1 (0.047%) Node.js
Applications
1 29 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.28%) Quicktime
2 6 (0.28%) MS Office
3 3 (0.14%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.14%) Maya
3 3 (0.14%) 3ds Max
3 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.14%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.047%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 3 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (0.14%) Magento
2 1 (0.047%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.047%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.50%) SaaS
2 3 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.094%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.047%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.047%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.18%) TCP/IP
2 45 (2.11%) HTTP
3 36 (1.69%) CTI
4 35 (1.64%) Internet
5 26 (1.22%) LDAP
6 25 (1.17%) IPv4
6 25 (1.17%) IPv6
7 13 (0.61%) Intranet
7 13 (0.61%) Multicast
8 11 (0.52%) SS7
9 8 (0.38%) GSM
9 8 (0.38%) SAN
10 7 (0.33%) RTP
10 7 (0.33%) TCAP
10 7 (0.33%) INAP
10 7 (0.33%) VoIP
10 7 (0.33%) SIGTRAN
10 7 (0.33%) VLAN
11 5 (0.23%) LTE
12 4 (0.19%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 96 (4.51%) Relational Database
3 47 (2.21%) RDBMS
4 45 (2.11%) MySQL
5 30 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (1.36%) Big Data
7 9 (0.42%) Data Mining
8 8 (0.38%) MongoDB
8 8 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (0.33%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.23%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.23%) KDB
10 5 (0.23%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.14%) DB2
13 2 (0.094%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.094%) ObjectStore
14 1 (0.047%) Berkeley DB
14 1 (0.047%) HBase
14 1 (0.047%) Redis
Development Applications
1 122 (5.73%) Visual Studio
2 50 (2.35%) Git (software)
3 42 (1.97%) Jenkins
4 38 (1.78%) Subversion
5 29 (1.36%) JIRA
6 28 (1.32%) GCC
6 28 (1.32%) GDB
7 22 (1.03%) Maven
8 17 (0.80%) Selenium
9 13 (0.61%) Cucumber
10 12 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (0.47%) Ant
12 9 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (0.42%) ClearCase
12 9 (0.42%) WebDriver
13 8 (0.38%) JUnit
14 7 (0.33%) PowerBuilder
15 3 (0.14%) Eclipse
15 3 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (0.14%) NUnit
General
1 788 (37.01%) Finance
2 203 (9.53%) Banking
3 190 (8.92%) Front Office
4 128 (6.01%) Investment Banking
5 119 (5.59%) Financial Institution
6 108 (5.07%) Games
7 55 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 32 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 22 (1.03%) Electronics
10 19 (0.89%) Marketing
11 18 (0.85%) Advertising
12 15 (0.70%) Legal
12 15 (0.70%) Retail
13 10 (0.47%) Multimedia
14 9 (0.42%) Billing
15 7 (0.33%) Law
16 5 (0.23%) Back Office
17 4 (0.19%) Automotive
18 1 (0.047%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.047%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 568 (26.68%) STL
2 378 (17.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 204 (9.58%) .NET
4 180 (8.45%) XML
5 145 (6.81%) HTML
6 101 (4.74%) Web Services
7 85 (3.99%) OpenGL
8 83 (3.90%) Qt
9 79 (3.71%) MFC
10 60 (2.82%) CSS
11 52 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
12 43 (2.02%) WPF
13 42 (1.97%) HTML5
14 36 (1.69%) JSP
15 30 (1.41%) SOAP
16 27 (1.27%) XML Schema
17 26 (1.22%) RESTful
18 24 (1.13%) DirectX
19 23 (1.08%) Ajax
20 21 (0.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 596 (27.99%) Computer Science
2 293 (13.76%) Mathematics
3 156 (7.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 155 (7.28%) Derivative
5 128 (6.01%) Physics
5 128 (6.01%) Hedge funds
6 119 (5.59%) Fixed Income
7 64 (3.01%) 3D Graphics
8 62 (2.91%) Equities
9 50 (2.35%) Visualisation
10 42 (1.97%) Device Driver
11 36 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
12 32 (1.50%) GIS
12 32 (1.50%) Blackberry
12 32 (1.50%) Client/Server
13 29 (1.36%) Market Risk
13 29 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
14 27 (1.27%) Grid Computing
15 26 (1.22%) Smartcard
15 26 (1.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 933 (43.82%) Linux
2 755 (35.46%) UNIX
3 551 (25.88%) Windows
4 87 (4.09%) Android
5 78 (3.66%) Apple iOS
6 69 (3.24%) Solaris
7 26 (1.22%) BlackBerry OS
8 22 (1.03%) Mac OS X
9 19 (0.89%) AIX
10 17 (0.80%) HPUX
11 15 (0.70%) Windows Phone
12 14 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
14 7 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
15 5 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
17 2 (0.094%) CentOS
17 2 (0.094%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.094%) Fedora
18 1 (0.047%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 664 (31.19%) OO
2 640 (30.06%) Multithreading
3 636 (29.87%) Software Engineering
4 377 (17.71%) Low Latency
5 257 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
6 250 (11.74%) OOD
7 151 (7.09%) TDD
8 149 (7.00%) Analytics
9 132 (6.20%) OOP
10 112 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
11 103 (4.84%) Scrum
12 99 (4.65%) Algorithmic Trading
13 67 (3.15%) Unit Testing
14 61 (2.87%) Risk Management
15 53 (2.49%) UML
16 47 (2.21%) Continuous Integration
17 43 (2.02%) Configuration Management
18 40 (1.88%) SOA
19 39 (1.83%) Project Management
19 39 (1.83%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2129 (100.00%) C++
2 592 (27.81%) C
3 479 (22.50%) Python
4 455 (21.37%) SQL
5 428 (20.10%) C#
6 417 (19.59%) Java
7 254 (11.93%) JavaScript
8 181 (8.50%) Perl
9 73 (3.43%) VC++
10 68 (3.19%) Ruby
11 67 (3.15%) Shell Script
12 53 (2.49%) Bash Shell
13 49 (2.30%) PHP
14 38 (1.78%) Assembly Language
15 32 (1.50%) F#
16 28 (1.32%) Groovy
16 28 (1.32%) MATLAB
17 19 (0.89%) Embedded C++
18 18 (0.85%) Lua
19 17 (0.80%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 764 (35.89%) Degree
2 102 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 87 (4.09%) PhD
4 39 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 35 (1.64%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.23%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.047%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.047%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.047%) MCAD
7 1 (0.047%) MCSD
7 1 (0.047%) HND
7 1 (0.047%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (0.80%) QA
2 7 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.047%) SLA
3 1 (0.047%) DICOM
System Software
1 11 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.094%) Snort
3 1 (0.047%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.094%) Puppet
2 1 (0.047%) Control-M
2 1 (0.047%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 319 (14.98%) Oracle
2 79 (3.71%) Microsoft
3 36 (1.69%) Sybase
4 24 (1.13%) TIBCO
5 21 (0.99%) Coverity
6 18 (0.85%) Bloomberg
7 12 (0.56%) 29West
8 11 (0.52%) Reuters
8 11 (0.52%) HP
9 10 (0.47%) Sencha
9 10 (0.47%) Borland
9 10 (0.47%) Murex
10 8 (0.38%) Citrix
11 7 (0.33%) DataSynapse
12 6 (0.28%) Twitter
12 6 (0.28%) Google
12 6 (0.28%) Sony
13 5 (0.23%) JBoss
14 4 (0.19%) Adobe
14 4 (0.19%) BEA
London
Montash
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - benefits, bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + 25 days + Flexihour
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Yoh
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Optimum IT
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday