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

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Programmer
UK
Rank 828 866 852
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 23 76 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.075% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.078% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 74 96
Median salary £47,500 £62,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%

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
80972 97334 101928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.31% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67196 81538 83871
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017 within the UK.

C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Programmer
Top 21 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 28 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 +36 23 £47,500 -24.00% 8
East of England +30 7 £47,500 -32.14% 2
South East +37 6 £47,500 +1.17% 2
London +24 5 £85,000 +30.76% 2
Cambridge +15 5 £47,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +5 5 £47,500 - 2
Yorkshire +19 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Crawley +2 3 £60,000 +20.00%
West Sussex -1 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
North West -19 2 £40,000 +97.53% 1
Manchester - 2 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £45,000 -
Ipswich +27 1 £32,500 -53.57%
City of London +21 1 £40,000 -52.94%
West Yorkshire +20 1 £35,500 +29.09%
Suffolk +14 1 £32,500 -53.57%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 - - 1
Wakefield - 1 £35,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £90,000 -

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 66 (100.00%) C++
2 36 (54.55%) Linux
3 19 (28.79%) Apache
4 18 (27.27%) Games
5 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
5 14 (21.21%) Multithreading
6 13 (19.70%) Java
7 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 12 (18.18%) PHP
8 11 (16.67%) C
8 11 (16.67%) Workflow
9 10 (15.15%) Ethernet
9 10 (15.15%) GIMP
10 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
10 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
10 9 (13.64%) REST
10 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
10 9 (13.64%) Redis
10 9 (13.64%) Algorithms
10 9 (13.64%) RS-232
10 9 (13.64%) Eclipse
10 9 (13.64%) XML
10 9 (13.64%) MySQL
10 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (13.64%) Web Development
10 9 (13.64%) JSON
10 9 (13.64%) Wireshark
10 9 (13.64%) Subversion
11 8 (12.12%) Finance
11 8 (12.12%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (28.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) Ethernet
2 9 (13.64%) RS-232
2 9 (13.64%) Wireshark
3 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) DNS
4 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
1 9 (13.64%) MySQL
1 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
1 9 (13.64%) Redis
2 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Eclipse
1 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 9 (13.64%) Subversion
2 4 (6.06%) GoogleTest
3 3 (4.55%) JIRA
3 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
General
1 18 (27.27%) Games
2 8 (12.12%) Finance
3 5 (7.58%) Front Office
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Publishing
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) JSON
1 9 (13.64%) REST
1 9 (13.64%) XML
2 6 (9.09%) STL
3 5 (7.58%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 4 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (6.06%) Unreal Engine
5 3 (4.55%) Middleware
5 3 (4.55%) OpenGL
6 2 (3.03%) .NET
6 2 (3.03%) CSS
6 2 (3.03%) Direct3D
7 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.52%) DirectX
7 1 (1.52%) NumPy
7 1 (1.52%) Rendezvous
7 1 (1.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Algorithms
2 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (4.55%) AS400
3 3 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.03%) BBC
4 2 (3.03%) CAN bus
4 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.03%) HoloLens
4 2 (3.03%) Kinect
4 2 (3.03%) Robotics
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.52%) Online Games
5 1 (1.52%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) Linux
2 8 (12.12%) Windows
3 7 (10.61%) Unix
4 2 (3.03%) Android
4 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Multithreading
1 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
2 11 (16.67%) Workflow
3 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (13.64%) Web Development
4 7 (10.61%) OO
5 6 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 5 (7.58%) Logistics
6 5 (7.58%) Machine Learning
7 4 (6.06%) SDLC
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (6.06%) UML
8 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.55%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.55%) Low Latency
8 3 (4.55%) Physics
8 3 (4.55%) Release Management
8 3 (4.55%) System Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (19.70%) Java
3 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.18%) PHP
4 11 (16.67%) C
5 8 (12.12%) Python
6 7 (10.61%) C#
7 4 (6.06%) SQL
8 3 (4.55%) Assembly Language
8 3 (4.55%) COBOL
8 3 (4.55%) Delphi
8 3 (4.55%) Fortran
8 3 (4.55%) RPG
8 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.03%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.03%) R
9 2 (3.03%) Ruby
10 1 (1.52%) HLSL
10 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) PhD
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) Google
1 4 (6.06%) Perforce
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Solace
3 1 (1.52%) Sybase
3 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
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