The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had C++ Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Software Developer
UK
Rank 665 640 586
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 186 284 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.30% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 163 260 349
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in the UK

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 within the UK.

C++ Software Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Software 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++ Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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 -5 179 £40,000 -11.11% 39
London +32 72 £40,000 -42.85% 13
East of England +56 41 £37,500 -3.22% 9
South East -21 34 £42,500 - 5
Cambridgeshire +28 24 £30,000 -33.33% 8
Cambridge +27 24 £30,000 -33.33% 7
South West +16 15 £37,500 - 5
Oxfordshire +36 12 £42,500 +3.03% 1
Oxford +36 12 £42,500 +3.03% 1
Hertfordshire +21 12 £37,500 -
Watford - 10 £37,500 -
Borehamwood - 9 £37,500 -
East Sussex +11 8 £47,500 +11.76%
City of London +3 8 £58,000 -22.66% 2
Surrey -3 8 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Gloucestershire -13 8 £45,000 -8.16% 4
North West -11 7 £35,000 +1.44% 3
Manchester -17 7 £35,000 +29.62% 3
Brighton +18 6 £47,500 +11.76%
Wiltshire - 6 £37,500 -
East Midlands -1 5 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Scotland - 5 £52,500 - 2
Chippenham - 5 £37,500 -
Guildford - 4 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 4 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +19 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Altrincham -3 3 - - 1
Nottinghamshire -11 3 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Nottingham -12 3 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Docklands, London - 3 £40,000 -

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 391 (100.00%) C++
2 182 (46.55%) Software Engineering
3 146 (37.34%) Linux
4 135 (34.53%) Degree
5 125 (31.97%) Computer Science
6 119 (30.43%) C#
7 114 (29.16%) C
8 107 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
9 105 (26.85%) Java
10 101 (25.83%) Windows
11 100 (25.58%) Python
12 91 (23.27%) Physics
13 86 (21.99%) Multithreading
14 76 (19.44%) .NET
15 75 (19.18%) SDLC
16 74 (18.93%) Mathematics
17 73 (18.67%) Algorithms
18 68 (17.39%) OO
19 66 (16.88%) Finance
20 64 (16.37%) Qt
21 59 (15.09%) HTML
22 52 (13.30%) OpenGL
23 51 (13.04%) SQL
24 50 (12.79%) Unix
25 48 (12.28%) Games
26 46 (11.76%) STL
27 45 (11.51%) PhD
28 42 (10.74%) Automotive
29 41 (10.49%) Visual Studio
30 40 (10.23%) JavaScript

C++ Software 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 5 (1.28%) Apache
2 4 (1.02%) IIS
3 3 (0.77%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.26%) Drupal
5 1 (0.26%) Luigi
5 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.51%) MS Office
2 2 (0.51%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.53%) SaaS
2 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.77%) iTunes
3 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.37%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.32%) HTTP
3 7 (1.79%) RTP
4 4 (1.02%) Broadband
4 4 (1.02%) RS-232
4 4 (1.02%) RS-485
5 3 (0.77%) Internet
5 3 (0.77%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.51%) 3G
6 2 (0.51%) 4G
6 2 (0.51%) GSM
6 2 (0.51%) InfiniBand
6 2 (0.51%) IPv6
6 2 (0.51%) Multicast
6 2 (0.51%) SSL
7 1 (0.26%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.05%) GIS
3 7 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (1.28%) MySQL
4 5 (1.28%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.77%) Big Data
6 3 (0.77%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.51%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.51%) Redis
7 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.26%) KDB
8 1 (0.26%) Kdb+
8 1 (0.26%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (10.49%) Visual Studio
2 32 (8.18%) Git (software)
3 22 (5.63%) Subversion
4 16 (4.09%) LabVIEW
5 11 (2.81%) CMake
6 9 (2.30%) Selenium
7 8 (2.05%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.28%) Ant
9 4 (1.02%) NUnit
10 3 (0.77%) JIRA
10 3 (0.77%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.51%) Buildbot
11 2 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.51%) GoogleTest
11 2 (0.51%) JUnit
General
1 66 (16.88%) Finance
2 48 (12.28%) Games
3 42 (10.74%) Automotive
4 32 (8.18%) Manufacturing
5 31 (7.93%) Telecoms
6 18 (4.60%) Aerospace
7 16 (4.09%) Electronics
8 15 (3.84%) Banking
9 5 (1.28%) Front Office
9 5 (1.28%) Marketing
9 5 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.51%) Avionics
10 2 (0.51%) Back Office
10 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.51%) Retail
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Billing
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
11 1 (0.26%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (19.44%) .NET
2 64 (16.37%) Qt
3 59 (15.09%) HTML
4 52 (13.30%) OpenGL
5 46 (11.76%) STL
6 32 (8.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 31 (7.93%) XML
8 21 (5.37%) CSS
8 21 (5.37%) OpenCL
8 21 (5.37%) OpenCV
9 20 (5.12%) Node.js
9 20 (5.12%) Web Services
10 19 (4.86%) Qt Quick
10 19 (4.86%) WebKit
11 18 (4.60%) MFC
12 16 (4.09%) AngularJS
13 15 (3.84%) HTML5
14 14 (3.58%) ASP.NET
15 13 (3.32%) WPF
16 9 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 125 (31.97%) Computer Science
2 91 (23.27%) Physics
3 74 (18.93%) Mathematics
4 73 (18.67%) Algorithms
5 24 (6.14%) Embedded Systems
6 23 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
6 23 (5.88%) Data Structures
7 19 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (3.58%) CUDA
9 13 (3.32%) Client/Server
9 13 (3.32%) Robotics
10 12 (3.07%) Derivative
10 12 (3.07%) Equities
10 12 (3.07%) Fixed Income
10 12 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (2.81%) Economics
11 11 (2.81%) GPGPU
12 10 (2.56%) Device Driver
13 8 (2.05%) Artificial Intelligence
13 8 (2.05%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 146 (37.34%) Linux
2 101 (25.83%) Windows
3 50 (12.79%) Unix
4 22 (5.63%) Android
5 21 (5.37%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.51%) Debian
9 1 (0.26%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (46.55%) Software Engineering
2 107 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (21.99%) Multithreading
4 75 (19.18%) SDLC
5 68 (17.39%) OO
6 36 (9.21%) OOP
7 30 (7.67%) OOD
7 30 (7.67%) Scrum
8 25 (6.39%) TDD
9 22 (5.63%) Mentoring
10 21 (5.37%) CAD
10 21 (5.37%) Machine Learning
10 21 (5.37%) Multithreaded Programming
11 18 (4.60%) Cross-Platform Development
12 17 (4.35%) Image Processing
12 17 (4.35%) Low Latency
12 17 (4.35%) Open Source
13 15 (3.84%) High Availability
13 15 (3.84%) Mobile Development
13 15 (3.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 391 (100.00%) C++
2 119 (30.43%) C#
3 114 (29.16%) C
4 105 (26.85%) Java
5 100 (25.58%) Python
6 51 (13.04%) SQL
7 40 (10.23%) JavaScript
8 16 (4.09%) MATLAB
9 14 (3.58%) Embedded C++
10 12 (3.07%) PHP
11 9 (2.30%) Perl
11 9 (2.30%) Ruby
12 8 (2.05%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.05%) Delphi
13 7 (1.79%) Embedded C
13 7 (1.79%) VB
13 7 (1.79%) VC++
14 5 (1.28%) COBOL
14 5 (1.28%) Go
14 5 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 135 (34.53%) Degree
2 45 (11.51%) PhD
3 14 (3.58%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.05%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.60%) QA
2 12 (3.07%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.51%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (1.53%) Docker
2 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.02%) KVM
2 4 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.26%) Ansible
2 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (4.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.79%) Oracle
3 5 (1.28%) SAP
4 4 (1.02%) Sony
4 4 (1.02%) VMware
5 2 (0.51%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (0.51%) Cisco
5 2 (0.51%) Gemalto
5 2 (0.51%) Google
5 2 (0.51%) Ingenico
5 2 (0.51%) Mitel
5 2 (0.51%) Progress
5 2 (0.51%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.26%) IBM
6 1 (0.26%) Intel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £55000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £120k+top bonus+bens (DoE)
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k plus great benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 37,500 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago