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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 305 280 245
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 990 1230 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 1.12% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.16% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1081 1320
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £92,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%

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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 July 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 July 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 -14 968 £50,000 -4.76% 168
London -26 521 £77,500 +10.71% 92
South East +41 278 £47,500 - 27
Surrey +32 144 £47,500 -9.52% 8
City of London +2 100 £95,000 +26.66% 17
East of England +29 59 £45,000 +5.88% 20
South West -14 54 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Cambridgeshire +27 45 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Cambridge +28 44 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Walton-on-Thames -5 38 £47,500 -5.00%
Berkshire +29 32 £46,250 +32.14% 5
Oxfordshire -25 28 £45,000 - 1
Bristol +26 26 £39,000 +20.00%
Oxford +8 26 £45,000 - 1
Reading +28 23 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Buckinghamshire +36 22 £42,500 -19.04% 1
West Midlands -19 22 £45,000 +12.50% 5
West Sussex +6 21 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North West +15 19 £47,500 +36.69% 7
Cheltenham +2 17 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Manchester -5 17 £49,250 +41.72% 7
Gloucestershire -13 17 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Horsham +13 16 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Hampshire 0 16 £38,750 -7.73% 6
East Midlands +21 13 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Aylesbury - 13 £42,500 -
Nottingham +19 12 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Nottinghamshire +18 12 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Scotland -10 11 £43,000 +7.50% 3
Milton Keynes +23 9 £37,500 -22.68% 1

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 2068 (100.00%) C++
2 796 (38.49%) Finance
3 773 (37.38%) Linux
4 720 (34.82%) Degree
5 692 (33.46%) Software Engineering
6 544 (26.31%) C
7 525 (25.39%) Python
8 500 (24.18%) Unix
9 493 (23.84%) Computer Science
10 490 (23.69%) Windows
11 489 (23.65%) Multithreading
12 467 (22.58%) OO
13 454 (21.95%) C#
14 437 (21.13%) Java
15 403 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
16 375 (18.13%) SQL
17 324 (15.67%) STL
18 303 (14.65%) Algorithms
19 248 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
20 242 (11.70%) OOP
21 241 (11.65%) Mathematics
21 241 (11.65%) SDLC
22 229 (11.07%) .NET
23 212 (10.25%) OOD
24 210 (10.15%) Low Latency
25 208 (10.06%) Telecoms
26 206 (9.96%) JavaScript
26 206 (9.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
27 188 (9.09%) Games
28 184 (8.90%) Hedge funds

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 13 (0.63%) WordPress
2 9 (0.44%) Apache
3 8 (0.39%) IIS
4 6 (0.29%) JBoss
4 6 (0.29%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.24%) Apache Solr
5 5 (0.24%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.19%) Drupal
7 3 (0.15%) CMS
7 3 (0.15%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.097%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.097%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.097%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.097%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.048%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.048%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.048%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.048%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.048%) Jetty
9 1 (0.048%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (1.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.19%) Mathematica
3 4 (0.19%) MS Office
3 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.19%) Simulink
3 4 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.097%) Abaqus
4 2 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.097%) NASTRAN
4 2 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.44%) Magento
1 9 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 9 (0.44%) Shopify
2 2 (0.097%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.048%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 38 (1.84%) SaaS
2 37 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (0.44%) GitHub
7 8 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.34%) PaaS
9 1 (0.048%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 135 (6.53%) TCP/IP
2 30 (1.45%) Multicast
3 22 (1.06%) Internet
4 17 (0.82%) HTTP
4 17 (0.82%) Wireless
5 14 (0.68%) Network Security
6 10 (0.48%) Unicast
7 9 (0.44%) LDAP
8 8 (0.39%) NGN
8 8 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (0.34%) RTP
10 5 (0.24%) Wireshark
11 4 (0.19%) TETRA
12 3 (0.15%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.15%) Firewall
12 3 (0.15%) VoIP
13 2 (0.097%) 3G
13 2 (0.097%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.097%) SNMP
13 2 (0.097%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (3.48%) SQL Server
2 63 (3.05%) Relational Database
3 62 (3.00%) MySQL
4 34 (1.64%) Big Data
4 34 (1.64%) RDBMS
5 31 (1.50%) Data Mining
6 27 (1.31%) NoSQL
7 25 (1.21%) Hadoop
8 23 (1.11%) MongoDB
8 23 (1.11%) OLTP
9 19 (0.92%) KDB
10 16 (0.77%) GIS
11 8 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (0.39%) MariaDB
12 7 (0.34%) MS Access
12 7 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (0.29%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.24%) DB2
15 3 (0.15%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 136 (6.58%) Visual Studio
2 92 (4.45%) Subversion
3 81 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 45 (2.18%) Eclipse
5 28 (1.35%) JIRA
6 19 (0.92%) Clang
7 17 (0.82%) Phabricator
7 17 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (0.77%) GCC
9 14 (0.68%) Mercurial
10 12 (0.58%) GDB
10 12 (0.58%) Maven
11 9 (0.44%) Jenkins
12 8 (0.39%) Ant
13 7 (0.34%) FinalBuilder
13 7 (0.34%) JUnit
13 7 (0.34%) LabVIEW
13 7 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 6 (0.29%) CppUnit
15 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 796 (38.49%) Finance
2 208 (10.06%) Telecoms
3 188 (9.09%) Games
4 167 (8.08%) Front Office
5 140 (6.77%) Banking
6 129 (6.24%) Automotive
7 103 (4.98%) Aerospace
8 39 (1.89%) Marketing
9 38 (1.84%) Financial Institution
10 37 (1.79%) Manufacturing
11 33 (1.60%) Retail
12 32 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 24 (1.16%) Investment Banking
14 23 (1.11%) Advertising
15 17 (0.82%) Electronics
16 10 (0.48%) Billing
16 10 (0.48%) Multimedia
17 9 (0.44%) Back Office
17 9 (0.44%) Legal
18 6 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (15.67%) STL
2 229 (11.07%) .NET
3 206 (9.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 144 (6.96%) Qt
5 127 (6.14%) OpenGL
6 111 (5.37%) HTML
7 99 (4.79%) XML
8 89 (4.30%) MFC
9 86 (4.16%) CSS
10 55 (2.66%) Web Services
11 52 (2.51%) NumPy
12 48 (2.32%) WPF
13 44 (2.13%) Node.js
14 41 (1.98%) jQuery
15 40 (1.93%) ASP.NET
16 37 (1.79%) DirectX
16 37 (1.79%) XML Schema
17 28 (1.35%) FIX Protocol
18 27 (1.31%) AngularJS
18 27 (1.31%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 493 (23.84%) Computer Science
2 303 (14.65%) Algorithms
3 248 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
4 241 (11.65%) Mathematics
5 184 (8.90%) Hedge funds
6 173 (8.37%) Derivative
7 145 (7.01%) Data Structures
8 134 (6.48%) Physics
9 99 (4.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 70 (3.38%) Fixed Income
11 60 (2.90%) 3D Graphics
12 57 (2.76%) Visualisation
13 56 (2.71%) Equities
14 49 (2.37%) CUDA
15 36 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
16 32 (1.55%) Statistics
17 30 (1.45%) Device Driver
18 24 (1.16%) iPad
19 23 (1.11%) Client/Server
19 23 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 773 (37.38%) Linux
2 500 (24.18%) Unix
3 490 (23.69%) Windows
4 125 (6.04%) Android
5 115 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 60 (2.90%) Mac OS X
7 27 (1.31%) Mac OS
8 18 (0.87%) Solaris
9 11 (0.53%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.44%) BlackBerry OS
10 9 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.29%) CentOS
13 4 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.19%) OpenWrt
13 4 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.097%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.048%) OS/2
16 1 (0.048%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 692 (33.46%) Software Engineering
2 489 (23.65%) Multithreading
3 467 (22.58%) OO
4 403 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
5 242 (11.70%) OOP
6 241 (11.65%) SDLC
7 212 (10.25%) OOD
8 210 (10.15%) Low Latency
9 165 (7.98%) TDD
10 118 (5.71%) Mentoring
11 110 (5.32%) Analytics
12 103 (4.98%) UML
13 90 (4.35%) Algorithmic Trading
14 79 (3.82%) Android Development
15 71 (3.43%) Open Source
16 68 (3.29%) iOS Development
17 67 (3.24%) Risk Management
18 61 (2.95%) Electronic Trading
19 56 (2.71%) Proprietary Trading
20 55 (2.66%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 2068 (100.00%) C++
2 544 (26.31%) C
3 525 (25.39%) Python
4 454 (21.95%) C#
5 437 (21.13%) Java
6 375 (18.13%) SQL
7 206 (9.96%) JavaScript
8 97 (4.69%) Perl
9 84 (4.06%) Ruby
10 55 (2.66%) R
11 54 (2.61%) VC++
12 43 (2.08%) VB
13 42 (2.03%) MATLAB
14 37 (1.79%) PHP
15 34 (1.64%) Bash Shell
16 33 (1.60%) Shell Script
17 32 (1.55%) Objective-C
18 30 (1.45%) PL/SQL
19 23 (1.11%) OCaml
20 18 (0.87%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 720 (34.82%) Degree
2 79 (3.82%) PhD
3 36 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.31%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.48%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.19%) ISEB
6 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.048%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.048%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.22%) QA
2 6 (0.29%) MiFID
3 2 (0.097%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.048%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.048%) SLA
4 1 (0.048%) TickIT
System Software
1 13 (0.63%) Docker
1 13 (0.63%) Firmware
2 10 (0.48%) Cygwin
3 3 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.097%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.048%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.048%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (0.39%) Ansible
2 5 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.24%) Puppet
3 1 (0.048%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.048%) SELinux
Vendors
1 152 (7.35%) Oracle
2 78 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 27 (1.31%) Google
4 19 (0.92%) Apple
5 18 (0.87%) Splunk
6 10 (0.48%) Sybase
6 10 (0.48%) VMware
7 9 (0.44%) SAP
8 8 (0.39%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.19%) Capita
10 3 (0.15%) Intel
10 3 (0.15%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.097%) ANSYS
11 2 (0.097%) Dell
11 2 (0.097%) Sage
11 2 (0.097%) Solace
12 1 (0.048%) Dialogic
12 1 (0.048%) Facebook
12 1 (0.048%) T-Plan
12 1 (0.048%) Twitter
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Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
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Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
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Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum
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Salary: £50k to £80k + benefits
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Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: 40,000-50,000
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Central London / West End
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