The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Programmer
Rank 824 799 815
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 77 88 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.081% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.086% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 75 70 77
Average salary £45,000 £40,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% -32.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,350 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-9.12% +11.88%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
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++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 30 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 -32 77 £45,000 +9.75% 8
London -54 30 £85,000 +70.00% 4
Yorkshire -5 23 £30,000 -25.92% 2
West Yorkshire - 22 £30,000 - 2
South East -24 9 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Hampshire -6 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Wakefield - 6 £30,000 - 2
Cambridge +3 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Cambridgeshire +2 5 £40,000 -5.88%
City of London -14 5 £80,000 - 2
East of England -17 5 £40,000 -
West Midlands +3 4 £30,000 -
Petersfield - 4 £40,000 -
North West +2 3 £45,000 +114.28%
Surrey -3 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Staffordshire - 3 £30,000 -
East Midlands -8 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £33,750 - 1
Nottingham - 2 £33,750 - 1
Guildford +5 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Derbyshire -11 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Derby -16 1 £30,000 -14.28%
South West -16 1 £35,200 +17.33%
South Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Loughborough - 1 £30,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £30,000 -
Leicester - 1 £30,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £35,200 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £35,200 -

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title.

1 148 (100.00%) C++
2 57 (38.51%) Computer Science
3 49 (33.11%) Degree
4 47 (31.76%) Finance
4 47 (31.76%) UNIX
5 46 (31.08%) STL
6 42 (28.38%) Multithreading
7 41 (27.70%) Linux
7 41 (27.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 39 (26.35%) Windows
9 37 (25.00%) Android
10 35 (23.65%) Low Latency
11 33 (22.30%) Apple iOS
12 30 (20.27%) Games
13 29 (19.59%) C#
13 29 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (18.92%) Software Engineering
15 27 (18.24%) C
16 26 (17.57%) Python
17 23 (15.54%) Java
18 21 (14.19%) Game Development
19 20 (13.51%) Mathematics
20 19 (12.84%) Derivative
20 19 (12.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 18 (12.16%) Equities
22 17 (11.49%) Scrum
22 17 (11.49%) Electronic Trading
23 16 (10.81%) Equity Derivative
23 16 (10.81%) Fixed Income
23 16 (10.81%) OO

C++ Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (2.03%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.05%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.38%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.03%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.03%) Eclipse
General
1 47 (31.76%) Finance
2 30 (20.27%) Games
3 9 (6.08%) Banking
4 5 (3.38%) Front Office
5 2 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (31.08%) STL
2 41 (27.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 14 (9.46%) .NET
4 5 (3.38%) OpenGL
5 4 (2.70%) MFC
5 4 (2.70%) OpenMP
5 4 (2.70%) OpenCL
6 3 (2.03%) Qt
7 2 (1.35%) HTML
7 2 (1.35%) XML
7 2 (1.35%) ATL
7 2 (1.35%) OLE
7 2 (1.35%) DirectX
8 1 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.68%) jQuery
8 1 (0.68%) Middleware
8 1 (0.68%) CSS
8 1 (0.68%) Web Services
8 1 (0.68%) XSD
8 1 (0.68%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 57 (38.51%) Computer Science
2 20 (13.51%) Mathematics
3 19 (12.84%) Derivative
3 19 (12.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (12.16%) Equities
5 16 (10.81%) Equity Derivative
5 16 (10.81%) Fixed Income
6 8 (5.41%) Xbox
6 8 (5.41%) Hedge funds
7 7 (4.73%) Mobile App
8 6 (4.05%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (3.38%) Tandem
10 4 (2.70%) Smartphone
11 3 (2.03%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.35%) Physics
13 1 (0.68%) Chemistry
13 1 (0.68%) Animation
13 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 47 (31.76%) UNIX
2 41 (27.70%) Linux
3 39 (26.35%) Windows
4 37 (25.00%) Android
5 33 (22.30%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.73%) Windows Phone
7 5 (3.38%) AIX
7 5 (3.38%) HPUX
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.38%) Multithreading
2 35 (23.65%) Low Latency
3 29 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (18.92%) Software Engineering
5 21 (14.19%) Game Development
6 17 (11.49%) Scrum
6 17 (11.49%) Electronic Trading
7 16 (10.81%) OO
7 16 (10.81%) Android Development
8 15 (10.14%) iOS Development
9 13 (8.78%) Analytics
10 12 (8.11%) Algorithmic Trading
11 8 (5.41%) OOD
12 5 (3.38%) Data Analysis
12 5 (3.38%) System Testing
13 4 (2.70%) OOP
13 4 (2.70%) Image Processing
14 3 (2.03%) Waterfall
14 3 (2.03%) 3D Modelling
14 3 (2.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 148 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (19.59%) C#
3 27 (18.24%) C
4 26 (17.57%) Python
5 23 (15.54%) Java
6 14 (9.46%) SQL
7 11 (7.43%) F#
7 11 (7.43%) Objective-C
8 7 (4.73%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.05%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.70%) PHP
10 4 (2.70%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.03%) GLSL
11 3 (2.03%) Ruby
11 3 (2.03%) MAXScript
11 3 (2.03%) Perl
12 2 (1.35%) VC++
13 1 (0.68%) Lua
13 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.68%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 49 (33.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (4.73%) Oracle
2 3 (2.03%) Symbian
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.03%) HP
3 1 (0.68%) Twitter
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