The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had C++ Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Programmer
Rank 848 863 820
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 84 115 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 81 104 165
Median salary £52,500 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured C++ Programmer in the job title.

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Programmer within the UK.

C++ Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

C++ Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Programmer over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 within the UK.

C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Programmer
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++ Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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 +18 83 £52,500 +32.91% 18
London +25 35 £85,000 +54.54% 8
City of London +61 15 £95,000 +72.72% 3
South East +6 15 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Yorkshire +24 10 £45,000 -10.00% 3
West Yorkshire +7 10 £45,000 - 2
West Sussex -1 10 £41,250 +50.00% 1
East of England +29 9 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Cambridge +11 8 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 8 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Horsham +7 5 £27,500 - 1
West Midlands -21 5 £36,000 -4.00% 3
Crawley - 5 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £42,500 -
Nottingham - 4 £42,500 -
Cheshire +36 3 £20,500 -48.10%
North West +30 3 £20,500 -41.00%
Surrey +11 3 £37,500 -
Birmingham -6 3 £36,000 - 1
Wakefield -6 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Runcorn - 3 £20,500 -
Leatherhead +19 2 £37,500 -
South West +19 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Coventry - 2 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire +3 1 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Oxford -4 1 £40,000 -
East Sussex -9 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Oxfordshire -16 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Suffolk - 1 £70,000 -

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in the job title.

1 143 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (42.66%) Linux
3 55 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 50 (34.97%) Multithreading
5 47 (32.87%) Degree
6 44 (30.77%) Unix
7 39 (27.27%) C
8 37 (25.87%) C#
9 36 (25.17%) Finance
9 36 (25.17%) Computer Science
10 32 (22.38%) Windows
11 31 (21.68%) Games
12 29 (20.28%) Python
12 29 (20.28%) Java
13 27 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (17.48%) TDD
15 23 (16.08%) SQL
16 18 (12.59%) Mathematics
16 18 (12.59%) Hedge funds
17 17 (11.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
17 17 (11.89%) HTML
18 16 (11.19%) .NET
18 16 (11.19%) MySQL
18 16 (11.19%) Oracle
18 16 (11.19%) CSS
18 16 (11.19%) JSP
18 16 (11.19%) Assembly Language
18 16 (11.19%) Web Design
18 16 (11.19%) Enterprise Software
18 16 (11.19%) High Availability

C++ Programmer 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:

Applications
1 5 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.10%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.19%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.99%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.29%) Network Security
3 5 (3.50%) DNS
3 5 (3.50%) Firewall
3 5 (3.50%) Internet
4 3 (2.10%) IPv4
4 3 (2.10%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.19%) MySQL
2 9 (6.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (4.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.10%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) KDB
6 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.29%) SpecFlow
2 9 (6.29%) Subversion
3 6 (4.20%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (25.17%) Finance
2 31 (21.68%) Games
3 12 (8.39%) Banking
4 11 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.20%) Electronics
6 4 (2.80%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.80%) Automotive
7 3 (2.10%) Retail
8 2 (1.40%) Back Office
8 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.70%) Front Office
9 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.89%) HTML
1 17 (11.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 16 (11.19%) .NET
2 16 (11.19%) CSS
2 16 (11.19%) JSP
3 14 (9.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET
4 10 (6.99%) Web Services
5 9 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (6.29%) COM
5 9 (6.29%) OpenGL
5 9 (6.29%) WCF
5 9 (6.29%) WPF
6 8 (5.59%) STL
7 7 (4.90%) Qt
8 6 (4.20%) DirectX
8 6 (4.20%) Middleware
8 6 (4.20%) Unreal Engine
9 3 (2.10%) NumPy
10 2 (1.40%) cocos2d
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.17%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.59%) Hedge funds
2 18 (12.59%) Mathematics
3 16 (11.19%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (10.49%) Visualisation
5 11 (7.69%) Derivative
5 11 (7.69%) Physics
6 10 (6.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (6.29%) BYOD
8 8 (5.59%) Xbox
9 7 (4.90%) Fixed Income
10 6 (4.20%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (3.50%) Internet of Things
11 5 (3.50%) Online Games
11 5 (3.50%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (2.80%) Algorithms
12 4 (2.80%) Data Structures
12 4 (2.80%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (2.10%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 61 (42.66%) Linux
2 44 (30.77%) Unix
3 32 (22.38%) Windows
4 7 (4.90%) Android
4 7 (4.90%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 50 (34.97%) Multithreading
3 27 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (17.48%) TDD
5 16 (11.19%) High Availability
5 16 (11.19%) Web Design
6 15 (10.49%) BDD
7 12 (8.39%) Low Latency
7 12 (8.39%) OO
8 11 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.69%) OOD
8 11 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.29%) Kanban
9 9 (6.29%) OOP
9 9 (6.29%) Scrum
10 8 (5.59%) Prototyping
11 7 (4.90%) Market Making
12 6 (4.20%) Data Protection
12 6 (4.20%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 143 (100.00%) C++
2 39 (27.27%) C
3 37 (25.87%) C#
4 29 (20.28%) Java
4 29 (20.28%) Python
5 23 (16.08%) SQL
6 16 (11.19%) Assembly Language
7 9 (6.29%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.20%) HLSL
8 6 (4.20%) Perl
9 4 (2.80%) OCaml
9 4 (2.80%) R
10 3 (2.10%) Haskell
10 3 (2.10%) Ruby
10 3 (2.10%) Scala
11 2 (1.40%) F#
12 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.70%) Clojure
12 1 (0.70%) Erlang
12 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 47 (32.87%) Degree
2 6 (4.20%) PhD
3 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (6.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (11.19%) Oracle
2 14 (9.79%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.29%) Apple
4 1 (0.70%) HubSpot
4 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
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