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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 656 662 638
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 245 285 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.27% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 230 263 317
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
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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 +10 237 £41,500 -7.77% 34
South East +10 84 £47,500 -5.00% 8
London +33 74 £42,500 -26.08% 13
East of England +40 34 £40,000 - 4
Surrey -22 23 £50,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +20 22 £28,500 -32.94% 4
Berkshire +14 20 £40,000 +14.28%
Cambridge +22 18 £28,500 -32.94% 4
Yorkshire +24 14 £35,000 -12.50%
East Midlands +24 14 £43,750 +2.94% 2
East Sussex +22 14 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hertfordshire +26 12 £40,000 -
South West -23 11 £39,000 +30.00% 5
City of London +45 10 £105,000 +90.90% 3
Brighton +21 10 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hampshire +8 10 £35,000 - 1
Horsham +22 9 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex +19 9 £50,000 - 1
Borehamwood - 8 £40,000 -
Stanmore - 8 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +18 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Newbury +8 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Reading +3 7 £40,000 +14.28%
North West -3 7 £38,500 +28.33%
Manchester -14 7 £38,500 +28.33%
Northamptonshire +24 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Northampton +22 6 £45,000 -
Walton-on-Thames -4 6 £47,500 -9.52%
Southampton - 6 £34,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £36,250 - 2

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 495 (100.00%) C++
2 215 (43.43%) Software Engineering
3 179 (36.16%) Degree
4 169 (34.14%) Windows
5 166 (33.54%) OO
6 159 (32.12%) C
7 155 (31.31%) Linux
8 147 (29.70%) Java
9 144 (29.09%) Finance
10 142 (28.69%) C#
11 135 (27.27%) Telecoms
12 133 (26.87%) Computer Science
13 126 (25.45%) OOP
14 121 (24.44%) SDLC
15 98 (19.80%) Automotive
16 96 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
16 96 (19.39%) Aerospace
17 95 (19.19%) Python
18 90 (18.18%) Qt
19 82 (16.57%) Multithreading
19 82 (16.57%) UML
20 78 (15.76%) SQL
21 77 (15.56%) .NET
22 73 (14.75%) Games
23 69 (13.94%) XML
23 69 (13.94%) OOD
23 69 (13.94%) Algorithms
24 66 (13.33%) Mathematics
24 66 (13.33%) Physics
25 63 (12.73%) Mentoring

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 (1.01%) JBoss
1 5 (1.01%) WebLogic
2 4 (0.81%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.40%) Apache
3 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.40%) IIS
3 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.01%) MS Office
3 3 (0.61%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.40%) Simulink
5 1 (0.20%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.20%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.40%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.83%) SaaS
2 9 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.61%) iTunes
4 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.68%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.62%) HTTP
3 3 (0.61%) Internet
4 2 (0.40%) Firewall
4 2 (0.40%) IPv6
4 2 (0.40%) RTP
4 2 (0.40%) SSL
4 2 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.20%) 3G
5 1 (0.20%) 802.11
5 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.20%) Broadband
5 1 (0.20%) CDMA
5 1 (0.20%) GSM
5 1 (0.20%) INAP
5 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.20%) IPv4
5 1 (0.20%) TCAP
5 1 (0.20%) Wireless
5 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.26%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.64%) GIS
3 12 (2.42%) Hadoop
4 8 (1.62%) MySQL
5 6 (1.21%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.01%) Big Data
6 5 (1.01%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.61%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.40%) KDB
9 2 (0.40%) Kdb+
9 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.20%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 63 (12.73%) Visual Studio
2 36 (7.27%) Eclipse
3 26 (5.25%) Subversion
4 11 (2.22%) Clang
4 11 (2.22%) GCC
5 10 (2.02%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.02%) LabVIEW
6 8 (1.62%) Ant
7 5 (1.01%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.61%) JIRA
9 3 (0.61%) Selenium
10 2 (0.40%) NUnit
11 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.20%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 144 (29.09%) Finance
2 135 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 98 (19.80%) Automotive
4 96 (19.39%) Aerospace
5 73 (14.75%) Games
6 24 (4.85%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.83%) Banking
7 14 (2.83%) Electronics
8 6 (1.21%) Marketing
9 5 (1.01%) Billing
10 4 (0.81%) Front Office
10 4 (0.81%) Military
11 3 (0.61%) Retail
12 2 (0.40%) French Language
12 2 (0.40%) German Language
12 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.20%) Avionics
13 1 (0.20%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (18.18%) Qt
2 77 (15.56%) .NET
3 69 (13.94%) XML
4 57 (11.52%) STL
5 48 (9.70%) OpenGL
6 46 (9.29%) HTML
7 42 (8.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 42 (8.48%) MFC
8 34 (6.87%) XML Schema
9 22 (4.44%) CSS
10 19 (3.84%) Web Services
11 17 (3.43%) Qt Quick
11 17 (3.43%) WebKit
12 11 (2.22%) ASP.NET
12 11 (2.22%) WPF
13 10 (2.02%) HTML5
14 9 (1.82%) WCF
15 8 (1.62%) Cocoa
15 8 (1.62%) Django
15 8 (1.62%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 133 (26.87%) Computer Science
2 69 (13.94%) Algorithms
3 66 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 66 (13.33%) Physics
4 32 (6.46%) 3D Graphics
5 29 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (5.45%) Visualisation
7 23 (4.65%) Data Structures
8 18 (3.64%) Client/Server
9 17 (3.43%) Derivative
10 15 (3.03%) Equities
11 14 (2.83%) Fixed Income
11 14 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 13 (2.63%) Device Driver
13 11 (2.22%) Economics
14 9 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
15 8 (1.62%) Cyber Attack
16 7 (1.41%) iPad
16 7 (1.41%) Pricing Data
17 6 (1.21%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 169 (34.14%) Windows
2 155 (31.31%) Linux
3 61 (12.32%) Unix
4 17 (3.43%) Android
4 17 (3.43%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.42%) Mac OS
6 10 (2.02%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.01%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.40%) Debian
9 2 (0.40%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.20%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (43.43%) Software Engineering
2 166 (33.54%) OO
3 126 (25.45%) OOP
4 121 (24.44%) SDLC
5 96 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (16.57%) Multithreading
6 82 (16.57%) UML
7 69 (13.94%) OOD
8 63 (12.73%) Mentoring
9 43 (8.69%) Data Modelling
9 43 (8.69%) Static Code Analysis
10 42 (8.48%) Use Case
11 28 (5.66%) Software Architecture
12 23 (4.65%) TDD
13 22 (4.44%) Data Visualisation
14 21 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (4.04%) CAD
16 17 (3.43%) Web Development
17 15 (3.03%) Scrum
18 14 (2.83%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 495 (100.00%) C++
2 159 (32.12%) C
3 147 (29.70%) Java
4 142 (28.69%) C#
5 95 (19.19%) Python
6 78 (15.76%) SQL
7 45 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 29 (5.86%) Perl
9 11 (2.22%) Objective-C
9 11 (2.22%) R
10 10 (2.02%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.02%) VB
11 9 (1.82%) PHP
12 8 (1.62%) Ruby
13 7 (1.41%) COBOL
13 7 (1.41%) Delphi
13 7 (1.41%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.41%) VC++
14 6 (1.21%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 179 (36.16%) Degree
2 39 (7.88%) PhD
3 17 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.43%) QA
2 7 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.40%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (0.81%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.61%) Firmware
2 3 (0.61%) KVM
3 2 (0.40%) Docker
4 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.01%) Ansible
1 5 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.43%) Oracle
3 8 (1.62%) Apple
4 3 (0.61%) SAP
5 2 (0.40%) Dell
5 2 (0.40%) Gemalto
5 2 (0.40%) Ingenico
5 2 (0.40%) Progress
5 2 (0.40%) Rally
5 2 (0.40%) Sage
5 2 (0.40%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.20%) ANSYS
6 1 (0.20%) Dialogic
6 1 (0.20%) Google
6 1 (0.20%) Perforce
6 1 (0.20%) Sony
6 1 (0.20%) T-Plan
6 1 (0.20%) VMware
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Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
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Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: £40k - 60k per year
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65,000 (DoE) + benefits
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Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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ANSON MCCADE
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ANSON MCCADE
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Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
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Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
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Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
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West London
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London
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London
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West London
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