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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 679 650 507
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -143
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 246 323 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.29% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.30% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 230 295 572
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
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++ 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 25 June 2016 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 25 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 -13 241 £45,000 +5.88% 42
South East +78 134 £47,500 - 14
Surrey +59 81 £47,500 -13.63% 10
London +12 63 £42,000 -6.66% 6
Walton-on-Thames -11 38 £47,500 -13.63% 4
West Sussex +6 18 £40,000 -20.00%
Horsham +11 15 £40,000 -20.00%
East Midlands +15 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Nottinghamshire +21 12 £40,000 +14.28%
Nottingham +20 12 £40,000 +14.28%
East of England +15 12 £34,000 -15.00% 10
South West -24 12 £39,000 +20.00% 4
City of London +52 11 £71,250 +42.50% 2
Berkshire +21 11 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Reading +23 10 £35,000 -
Hampshire +16 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Cambridgeshire -7 8 £28,500 -28.75% 9
Cambridge -9 8 £28,500 -28.75% 9
Leatherhead - 8 £40,500 -
Bristol +17 6 £39,000 +21.87% 3
Chessington - 6 £50,000 -
North West +10 5 £32,500 -5.79% 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +15 4 £38,250 +14.17% 1
Manchester -5 4 £31,250 -9.42% 2
Gloucestershire -9 4 £49,000 +15.29% 1
Cheltenham -12 4 £49,000 +63.33% 1
Aldershot - 4 £40,000 -
Southampton - 4 £37,500 - 2
Aylesbury - 4 £42,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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.

1 530 (100.00%) C++
2 249 (46.98%) Software Engineering
3 212 (40.00%) Linux
4 184 (34.72%) Windows
5 182 (34.34%) Degree
6 173 (32.64%) C
6 173 (32.64%) C#
7 170 (32.08%) Finance
8 154 (29.06%) Java
9 147 (27.74%) OO
10 141 (26.60%) OOP
11 126 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
12 120 (22.64%) Computer Science
13 116 (21.89%) Telecoms
14 112 (21.13%) SDLC
15 101 (19.06%) Unix
16 98 (18.49%) Multithreading
17 94 (17.74%) Qt
18 88 (16.60%) Python
19 86 (16.23%) SQL
19 86 (16.23%) Automotive
20 83 (15.66%) Aerospace
21 81 (15.28%) OOD
22 79 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
23 77 (14.53%) UML
24 76 (14.34%) .NET
25 69 (13.02%) Games
26 64 (12.08%) Visual Studio
27 60 (11.32%) STL
28 58 (10.94%) TCP/IP

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 9 (1.70%) Apache
2 5 (0.94%) WebLogic
3 4 (0.75%) Confluence
3 4 (0.75%) JBoss
3 4 (0.75%) SAS
3 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.57%) CMS
4 3 (0.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.75%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (0.38%) Abaqus
3 2 (0.38%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) NASTRAN
4 1 (0.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.58%) SaaS
3 9 (1.70%) PaaS
4 8 (1.51%) GitHub
5 4 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 58 (10.94%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.13%) Internet
3 4 (0.75%) HTTP
4 3 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.57%) X.509
5 2 (0.38%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.38%) Firewall
5 2 (0.38%) SSL
6 1 (0.19%) 802.11
6 1 (0.19%) ASN.1
6 1 (0.19%) CDMA
6 1 (0.19%) INAP
6 1 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.19%) IPv4
6 1 (0.19%) M3UA
6 1 (0.19%) RS-232
6 1 (0.19%) TCAP
6 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.09%) Relational Database
3 26 (4.91%) Hadoop
4 16 (3.02%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.45%) Big Data
6 11 (2.08%) GIS
6 11 (2.08%) MySQL
7 9 (1.70%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 64 (12.08%) Visual Studio
2 47 (8.87%) Subversion
3 29 (5.47%) Eclipse
4 18 (3.40%) GCC
5 17 (3.21%) Clang
6 14 (2.64%) Git (software)
6 14 (2.64%) JIRA
7 13 (2.45%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.94%) Ant
9 3 (0.57%) Phabricator
9 3 (0.57%) Selenium
10 2 (0.38%) CasperJS
10 2 (0.38%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.38%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.38%) NUnit
10 2 (0.38%) PhantomJS
10 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.19%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.19%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 170 (32.08%) Finance
2 116 (21.89%) Telecoms
3 86 (16.23%) Automotive
4 83 (15.66%) Aerospace
5 69 (13.02%) Games
6 23 (4.34%) Manufacturing
7 22 (4.15%) Banking
8 19 (3.58%) Marketing
9 12 (2.26%) Electronics
10 9 (1.70%) Advertising
11 8 (1.51%) Multimedia
12 7 (1.32%) Front Office
13 5 (0.94%) Billing
13 5 (0.94%) Legal
14 4 (0.75%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.75%) Law
14 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.38%) Military
15 2 (0.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (17.74%) Qt
2 76 (14.34%) .NET
3 60 (11.32%) STL
4 51 (9.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 47 (8.87%) XML
6 43 (8.11%) HTML
7 42 (7.92%) OpenGL
8 35 (6.60%) CSS
9 30 (5.66%) MFC
10 28 (5.28%) Cocoa
10 28 (5.28%) XML Schema
11 24 (4.53%) iOS SDK
12 17 (3.21%) ASP.NET
13 13 (2.45%) WebKit
13 13 (2.45%) WPF
14 11 (2.08%) HTML5
14 11 (2.08%) Qt Quick
15 9 (1.70%) Django
16 7 (1.32%) Web Services
17 5 (0.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 120 (22.64%) Computer Science
2 79 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (9.62%) Algorithms
4 48 (9.06%) Mathematics
5 32 (6.04%) Data Structures
5 32 (6.04%) Physics
6 28 (5.28%) 3D Graphics
7 27 (5.09%) Visualisation
8 16 (3.02%) Digital Media
9 15 (2.83%) Derivative
9 15 (2.83%) DTV
10 14 (2.64%) CUDA
10 14 (2.64%) Hedge funds
10 14 (2.64%) IPTV
11 13 (2.45%) Equities
12 11 (2.08%) Equity Derivative
13 10 (1.89%) Mobile App
13 10 (1.89%) STB
14 8 (1.51%) Cyber Attack
14 8 (1.51%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 212 (40.00%) Linux
2 184 (34.72%) Windows
3 101 (19.06%) Unix
4 47 (8.87%) Mac OS X
5 41 (7.74%) Android
6 40 (7.55%) Apple iOS
7 27 (5.09%) Mac OS
8 17 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.75%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.57%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.38%) CentOS
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.19%) Fedora
12 1 (0.19%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.19%) Solaris
12 1 (0.19%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (46.98%) Software Engineering
2 147 (27.74%) OO
3 141 (26.60%) OOP
4 126 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
5 112 (21.13%) SDLC
6 98 (18.49%) Multithreading
7 81 (15.28%) OOD
8 77 (14.53%) UML
9 44 (8.30%) Static Code Analysis
10 38 (7.17%) TDD
11 37 (6.98%) Use Case
12 32 (6.04%) Data Modelling
12 32 (6.04%) Mentoring
13 29 (5.47%) Android Development
13 29 (5.47%) Cross-Platform Development
13 29 (5.47%) iOS Development
14 28 (5.28%) Software Architecture
15 25 (4.72%) Data Visualisation
16 22 (4.15%) Integration Testing
17 21 (3.96%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 530 (100.00%) C++
2 173 (32.64%) C
2 173 (32.64%) C#
3 154 (29.06%) Java
4 88 (16.60%) Python
5 86 (16.23%) SQL
6 48 (9.06%) Perl
7 45 (8.49%) JavaScript
8 36 (6.79%) Objective-C
9 26 (4.91%) VB
10 22 (4.15%) Shell Script
11 21 (3.96%) PL/SQL
12 20 (3.77%) Ruby
13 15 (2.83%) R
14 11 (2.08%) Lua
15 8 (1.51%) PHP
16 6 (1.13%) Embedded C
16 6 (1.13%) Embedded C++
17 5 (0.94%) MATLAB
17 5 (0.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 182 (34.34%) Degree
2 40 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 34 (6.42%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.34%) PhD
5 20 (3.77%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.38%) MCAD
6 2 (0.38%) MCSD
6 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.21%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.38%) Cygwin
1 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.19%) Firmware
2 1 (0.19%) iptables
2 1 (0.19%) Xen
2 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (1.32%) Puppet
2 5 (0.94%) Ansible
3 1 (0.19%) everRun
Vendors
1 28 (5.28%) Apple
2 27 (5.09%) Oracle
3 21 (3.96%) Microsoft
4 8 (1.51%) SAP
5 4 (0.75%) Atlassian
5 4 (0.75%) Google
6 3 (0.57%) Bloomberg
6 3 (0.57%) Coverity
7 2 (0.38%) ANSYS
7 2 (0.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.38%) Sage
7 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.38%) Typemock
8 1 (0.19%) Dialogic
8 1 (0.19%) Green Hills
8 1 (0.19%) Intel
8 1 (0.19%) Perforce
8 1 (0.19%) QNX
8 1 (0.19%) T-Plan
8 1 (0.19%) Xamarin
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Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £38,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Sum-It Computer Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham Area
Nixor
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
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Newcastle upon Tyne
Newton Blue
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 9 days ago