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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 691 699 585
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -114
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 188 266 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 159 243 410
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +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
86471 102103 109760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.56% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71855 85111 90926
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -10 179 £40,000 -11.11% 46
London +43 68 £41,250 -41.07% 14
South East -13 44 £42,500 -5.55% 6
East of England +30 34 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Cambridgeshire +23 21 £30,000 -25.00% 12
Cambridge +29 19 £30,000 -25.00% 11
Oxfordshire +36 14 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Oxford +32 14 £42,500 -15.00% 1
East Sussex +30 12 £46,250 +8.82%
South West +19 11 £40,750 +25.38% 5
Hertfordshire +21 10 £37,500 - 1
Brighton +30 9 £47,500 +11.76%
Yorkshire +24 9 £30,000 -25.00%
Surrey -42 9 £50,000 - 4
Watford - 9 £37,500 -
Borehamwood - 7 £37,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £45,000 - 3
West Sussex +24 6 £42,500 +38.21%
City of London +9 6 £57,750 -40.76% 4
East Midlands +2 6 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Scotland - 5 £51,250 - 1
Hull - 5 £30,000 -
East Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire +6 4 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Nottingham +3 4 £42,500 +13.33% 1
South Wales +3 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Wales -13 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Manchester -19 4 £44,750 +15.48% 2
North West -23 4 £44,750 +5.29% 2
Wiltshire - 4 £37,500 - 2

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 447 (100.00%) C++
2 193 (43.18%) Software Engineering
3 159 (35.57%) Degree
4 144 (32.21%) Linux
5 137 (30.65%) Computer Science
6 136 (30.43%) C#
7 132 (29.53%) Java
8 131 (29.31%) C
9 128 (28.64%) Windows
10 111 (24.83%) OO
10 111 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
11 101 (22.60%) Python
12 99 (22.15%) SDLC
13 96 (21.48%) Finance
14 94 (21.03%) Multithreading
15 83 (18.57%) Physics
16 81 (18.12%) .NET
17 76 (17.00%) Qt
18 74 (16.55%) Algorithms
19 73 (16.33%) Telecoms
19 73 (16.33%) SQL
20 70 (15.66%) Mathematics
21 64 (14.32%) OOP
22 63 (14.09%) HTML
23 62 (13.87%) Automotive
24 55 (12.30%) JavaScript
25 52 (11.63%) Games
26 51 (11.41%) Visual Studio
26 51 (11.41%) Unix
27 49 (10.96%) STL

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 3 (0.67%) Apache
1 3 (0.67%) IIS
1 3 (0.67%) NServiceBus
2 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.22%) Drupal
3 1 (0.22%) JBoss
3 1 (0.22%) Luigi
3 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.67%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.67%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.34%) SaaS
2 3 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.67%) iTunes
3 2 (0.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.26%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.68%) HTTP
3 7 (1.57%) RTP
4 4 (0.89%) Broadband
4 4 (0.89%) RS-232
4 4 (0.89%) RS-485
5 3 (0.67%) Internet
5 3 (0.67%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.45%) 3G
6 2 (0.45%) 4G
6 2 (0.45%) GSM
6 2 (0.45%) IPv6
6 2 (0.45%) Multicast
6 2 (0.45%) SSL
7 1 (0.22%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.68%) GIS
3 9 (2.01%) MySQL
4 8 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.12%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.89%) Big Data
6 4 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.67%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.45%) KDB
8 2 (0.45%) Kdb+
8 2 (0.45%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (11.41%) Visual Studio
2 26 (5.82%) Git (software)
3 21 (4.70%) Subversion
4 17 (3.80%) LabVIEW
5 14 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.79%) CMake
7 7 (1.57%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.57%) Selenium
8 5 (1.12%) Ant
9 4 (0.89%) JIRA
9 4 (0.89%) NUnit
10 3 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.45%) Buildbot
11 2 (0.45%) Clang
11 2 (0.45%) GCC
11 2 (0.45%) JUnit
11 2 (0.45%) Mercurial
General
1 96 (21.48%) Finance
2 73 (16.33%) Telecoms
3 62 (13.87%) Automotive
4 52 (11.63%) Games
5 45 (10.07%) Aerospace
6 28 (6.26%) Manufacturing
7 16 (3.58%) Electronics
8 10 (2.24%) Banking
9 7 (1.57%) Marketing
10 6 (1.34%) Billing
11 4 (0.89%) Front Office
12 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.67%) Military
12 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.45%) Avionics
13 2 (0.45%) Back Office
13 2 (0.45%) French Language
13 2 (0.45%) German Language
13 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (18.12%) .NET
2 76 (17.00%) Qt
3 63 (14.09%) HTML
4 49 (10.96%) OpenGL
4 49 (10.96%) STL
5 47 (10.51%) XML
6 33 (7.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 29 (6.49%) MFC
8 27 (6.04%) CSS
9 24 (5.37%) Web Services
10 18 (4.03%) Qt Quick
10 18 (4.03%) WebKit
11 15 (3.36%) HTML5
11 15 (3.36%) Node.js
11 15 (3.36%) OpenCL
11 15 (3.36%) OpenCV
12 14 (3.13%) ASP.NET
12 14 (3.13%) WPF
13 12 (2.68%) AngularJS
14 10 (2.24%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 137 (30.65%) Computer Science
2 83 (18.57%) Physics
3 74 (16.55%) Algorithms
4 70 (15.66%) Mathematics
5 25 (5.59%) Data Structures
6 23 (5.15%) 3D Graphics
7 20 (4.47%) Client/Server
7 20 (4.47%) Embedded Systems
8 19 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (3.36%) Derivative
9 15 (3.36%) Device Driver
10 14 (3.13%) Equities
10 14 (3.13%) Fixed Income
10 14 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (3.13%) Visualisation
11 12 (2.68%) Economics
12 11 (2.46%) CUDA
13 10 (2.24%) Robotics
14 8 (1.79%) GPGPU
15 7 (1.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 144 (32.21%) Linux
2 128 (28.64%) Windows
3 51 (11.41%) Unix
4 21 (4.70%) Android
5 20 (4.47%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.89%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.67%) FreeBSD
7 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.45%) Debian
9 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (43.18%) Software Engineering
2 111 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (24.83%) OO
3 99 (22.15%) SDLC
4 94 (21.03%) Multithreading
5 64 (14.32%) OOP
6 47 (10.51%) Mentoring
7 39 (8.72%) OOD
8 33 (7.38%) UML
9 32 (7.16%) Scrum
10 25 (5.59%) TDD
11 20 (4.47%) CAD
11 20 (4.47%) Multithreaded Programming
12 19 (4.25%) Cross-Platform Development
12 19 (4.25%) Web Development
13 18 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (4.03%) Image Processing
14 16 (3.58%) Data Modelling
15 15 (3.36%) Low Latency
15 15 (3.36%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 447 (100.00%) C++
2 136 (30.43%) C#
3 132 (29.53%) Java
4 131 (29.31%) C
5 101 (22.60%) Python
6 73 (16.33%) SQL
7 55 (12.30%) JavaScript
8 15 (3.36%) Perl
9 13 (2.91%) PHP
10 12 (2.68%) Embedded C++
11 11 (2.46%) MATLAB
12 10 (2.24%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.01%) Ruby
14 8 (1.79%) VC++
15 7 (1.57%) COBOL
15 7 (1.57%) Delphi
15 7 (1.57%) VB
15 7 (1.57%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.12%) Embedded C
17 4 (0.89%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 159 (35.57%) Degree
2 44 (9.84%) PhD
3 11 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.80%) QA
2 8 (1.79%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (0.89%) KVM
1 4 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.67%) Docker
2 3 (0.67%) Firmware
2 3 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.22%) Ansible
2 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (5.15%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.13%) Oracle
3 4 (0.89%) SAP
3 4 (0.89%) Sony
3 4 (0.89%) VMware
4 2 (0.45%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (0.45%) Cisco
4 2 (0.45%) Dell
4 2 (0.45%) Gemalto
4 2 (0.45%) Ingenico
4 2 (0.45%) Mitel
4 2 (0.45%) Progress
4 2 (0.45%) VeriFone
5 1 (0.22%) Google
5 1 (0.22%) IBM
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hainton
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k plus great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Private Health Care
Posted: 5 days ago