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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 319 280 271
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 816 1219 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 1.14% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.18% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1072 1190
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £97,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
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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 -51 789 £65,000 +13.04% 143
London -23 527 £77,500 +3.33% 92
South East -65 96 £50,000 +5.26% 16
City of London +15 93 £95,000 +5.55% 21
East of England +49 88 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Cambridgeshire +10 35 £40,000 - 17
Cambridge +20 33 £40,000 -15.78% 15
North West -23 28 £40,750 +1.87% 3
Surrey -79 25 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Suffolk +9 24 £65,000 +73.33%
Oxfordshire -3 23 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Oxford +14 22 £42,500 -12.82% 1
Hertfordshire +26 21 £37,500 -16.66%
Ipswich +21 21 £65,000 +73.33%
Scotland +24 18 £35,000 -32.03% 2
South West +3 18 £45,000 +16.88% 8
Manchester -29 16 £49,500 +23.75% 3
East Sussex +37 13 £46,250 +8.82%
West Sussex +20 12 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Berkshire +23 11 £67,500 +42.10% 3
Watford - 11 £37,500 -
Brighton +37 10 £47,500 +11.76%
East Midlands +11 10 £42,500 - 3
Yorkshire +6 10 £32,500 -18.75%
West Midlands -52 9 £22,500 -43.75% 4
Reading +18 8 £67,500 +35.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +8 8 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Gatwick +5 8 £55,000 +134.04% 1
Bedfordshire +4 8 £42,500 -
Nottingham +2 8 £42,500 +13.33% 2

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 1781 (100.00%) C++
2 769 (43.18%) Linux
3 655 (36.78%) Finance
4 557 (31.27%) Degree
5 550 (30.88%) Software Engineering
6 518 (29.08%) Multithreading
7 491 (27.57%) Python
8 454 (25.49%) Computer Science
9 418 (23.47%) Unix
10 414 (23.25%) C#
11 409 (22.96%) Java
12 399 (22.40%) Windows
13 390 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
14 375 (21.06%) C
15 367 (20.61%) OO
16 288 (16.17%) SQL
17 284 (15.95%) Algorithms
18 259 (14.54%) Banking
19 248 (13.92%) STL
20 245 (13.76%) Low Latency
21 230 (12.91%) Mathematics
22 226 (12.69%) JavaScript
23 217 (12.18%) Telecoms
24 212 (11.90%) SDLC
25 192 (10.78%) Physics
26 188 (10.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
27 178 (9.99%) .NET
28 154 (8.65%) OOP
29 149 (8.37%) Data Structures
30 146 (8.20%) Analytical Skills

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 32 (1.80%) Apache Spark
2 12 (0.67%) Apache
3 11 (0.62%) Apache Solr
4 9 (0.51%) IIS
5 7 (0.39%) Jetty
6 4 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.22%) JBoss
6 4 (0.22%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.22%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.17%) Drupal
7 3 (0.17%) nginx
7 3 (0.17%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.17%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.17%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.17%) WordPress
8 2 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.056%) Luigi
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 29 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.28%) MS Office
2 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.22%) Simulink
4 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.17%) Postilion
4 1 (0.056%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (0.79%) GitHub
3 10 (0.56%) SaaS
4 8 (0.45%) Heroku
5 5 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.17%) iTunes
8 2 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (4.49%) TCP/IP
2 41 (2.30%) HTTP
3 27 (1.52%) 3G
3 27 (1.52%) 4G
3 27 (1.52%) GSM
4 26 (1.46%) OpenFlow
5 20 (1.12%) Wireshark
6 18 (1.01%) Multicast
7 16 (0.90%) Network Security
8 15 (0.84%) Internet
9 13 (0.73%) SNMP
10 8 (0.45%) RTP
10 8 (0.45%) Unicast
11 6 (0.34%) Ethernet
12 5 (0.28%) Broadband
13 4 (0.22%) RS-232
13 4 (0.22%) RS-485
13 4 (0.22%) Wireless
14 3 (0.17%) DNS
14 3 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (3.65%) SQL Server
2 62 (3.48%) MySQL
3 57 (3.20%) Big Data
4 45 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 37 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 34 (1.91%) MongoDB
7 33 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 30 (1.68%) Hadoop
9 22 (1.24%) Data Mining
10 21 (1.18%) KDB
10 21 (1.18%) OLTP
11 16 (0.90%) GIS
12 15 (0.84%) RDBMS
13 11 (0.62%) Apache Hive
13 11 (0.62%) Impala
14 10 (0.56%) Kdb+
14 10 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (0.51%) Berkeley DB
16 8 (0.45%) MariaDB
17 5 (0.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 113 (6.34%) Visual Studio
2 95 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 89 (5.00%) Subversion
4 33 (1.85%) Eclipse
5 32 (1.80%) Jenkins
6 27 (1.52%) CMake
6 27 (1.52%) JIRA
7 18 (1.01%) LabVIEW
8 17 (0.95%) Maven
9 16 (0.90%) Ant
10 13 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (0.67%) CppUnit
11 12 (0.67%) GDB
11 12 (0.67%) JUnit
11 12 (0.67%) Mercurial
12 10 (0.56%) Xcode
13 9 (0.51%) GoogleTest
14 6 (0.34%) Clang
14 6 (0.34%) Selenium
15 5 (0.28%) Hudson
General
1 655 (36.78%) Finance
2 259 (14.54%) Banking
3 217 (12.18%) Telecoms
4 134 (7.52%) Games
5 116 (6.51%) Front Office
6 77 (4.32%) Automotive
7 52 (2.92%) Aerospace
8 44 (2.47%) Investment Banking
9 41 (2.30%) Manufacturing
10 29 (1.63%) Financial Institution
10 29 (1.63%) Retail
11 28 (1.57%) Electronics
12 27 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (1.18%) Marketing
14 12 (0.67%) Advertising
15 10 (0.56%) Billing
15 10 (0.56%) French Language
16 5 (0.28%) Law
16 5 (0.28%) Military
17 3 (0.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (13.92%) STL
2 188 (10.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 178 (9.99%) .NET
4 144 (8.09%) HTML
5 124 (6.96%) Qt
6 112 (6.29%) XML
7 105 (5.90%) OpenGL
8 81 (4.55%) CSS
9 56 (3.14%) MFC
9 56 (3.14%) Node.js
10 53 (2.98%) Web Services
11 46 (2.58%) FIX Protocol
12 40 (2.25%) AngularJS
12 40 (2.25%) HTML5
12 40 (2.25%) jQuery
12 40 (2.25%) WPF
13 32 (1.80%) NumPy
14 28 (1.57%) ASP.NET
15 27 (1.52%) Middleware
16 21 (1.18%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 454 (25.49%) Computer Science
2 284 (15.95%) Algorithms
3 230 (12.91%) Mathematics
4 192 (10.78%) Physics
5 149 (8.37%) Data Structures
6 146 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
7 128 (7.19%) Hedge funds
8 127 (7.13%) Derivative
9 103 (5.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 84 (4.72%) Equities
11 81 (4.55%) Fixed Income
12 61 (3.43%) Visualisation
13 56 (3.14%) Client/Server
14 50 (2.81%) 3D Graphics
15 49 (2.75%) Equity Derivative
16 46 (2.58%) CUDA
16 46 (2.58%) Statistics
17 45 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
18 43 (2.41%) Device Driver
19 40 (2.25%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 769 (43.18%) Linux
2 418 (23.47%) Unix
3 399 (22.40%) Windows
4 63 (3.54%) Android
5 54 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.74%) Mac OS X
7 12 (0.67%) CentOS
8 10 (0.56%) Mac OS
9 9 (0.51%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.39%) Solaris
12 5 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.22%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.11%) Debian
14 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.056%) OS/2
15 1 (0.056%) VMS
15 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (30.88%) Software Engineering
2 518 (29.08%) Multithreading
3 390 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
4 367 (20.61%) OO
5 245 (13.76%) Low Latency
6 212 (11.90%) SDLC
7 154 (8.65%) OOP
8 141 (7.92%) OOD
9 125 (7.02%) TDD
10 86 (4.83%) Open Source
11 85 (4.77%) Scrum
12 84 (4.72%) Analytics
13 82 (4.60%) Multithreaded Programming
13 82 (4.60%) Risk Management
14 79 (4.44%) Mentoring
15 75 (4.21%) Machine Learning
16 71 (3.99%) High-Frequency Trading
17 61 (3.43%) Software Architecture
18 59 (3.31%) Electronic Trading
19 58 (3.26%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 1781 (100.00%) C++
2 491 (27.57%) Python
3 414 (23.25%) C#
4 409 (22.96%) Java
5 375 (21.06%) C
6 288 (16.17%) SQL
7 226 (12.69%) JavaScript
8 41 (2.30%) Ruby
9 37 (2.08%) Perl
9 37 (2.08%) VC++
10 36 (2.02%) PHP
11 31 (1.74%) R
12 29 (1.63%) MATLAB
13 26 (1.46%) Embedded C++
13 26 (1.46%) Scala
14 23 (1.29%) Shell Script
15 15 (0.84%) Objective-C
16 14 (0.79%) Bash Shell
17 12 (0.67%) OCaml
18 11 (0.62%) Lua
Qualifications
1 557 (31.27%) Degree
2 93 (5.22%) PhD
3 24 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.67%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.56%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.056%) HNC
7 1 (0.056%) HND
7 1 (0.056%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (1.97%) QA
2 15 (0.84%) MiFID
3 8 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 31 (1.74%) KVM
2 30 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.62%) Docker
4 7 (0.39%) Firmware
5 6 (0.34%) Cygwin
6 4 (0.22%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.11%) LXC
9 1 (0.056%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.056%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (1.68%) Puppet
2 28 (1.57%) Ansible
2 28 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.17%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.056%) Mesos
Vendors
1 64 (3.59%) Oracle
2 49 (2.75%) Microsoft
3 30 (1.68%) Google
3 30 (1.68%) VMware
4 18 (1.01%) Red Hat
5 12 (0.67%) SAP
6 11 (0.62%) Solace
6 11 (0.62%) Sybase
7 8 (0.45%) Xamarin
8 6 (0.34%) Splunk
9 5 (0.28%) Cognizant
9 5 (0.28%) Sony
10 4 (0.22%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (0.22%) Intel
10 4 (0.22%) Remedy
10 4 (0.22%) Vertica
11 3 (0.17%) Altova
11 3 (0.17%) HP
11 3 (0.17%) ILOG
11 3 (0.17%) TIBCO
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £110000 - £150000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Caernarfon, Gwynedd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago