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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 703 649 505
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -144
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 234 338 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.31% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.32% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 217 313 567
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,550 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -68 221 £45,000 +8.43% 40
South East +9 88 £45,000 -5.26% 13
London -17 62 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Surrey +16 49 £47,500 -9.52% 7
East Midlands +27 24 £40,000 -3.61% 3
Nottingham +26 21 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Nottinghamshire +20 21 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Walton-on-Thames -12 18 £47,500 -9.52% 6
South West -25 16 £38,500 +14.92% 5
Wales +11 12 £47,000 +34.28%
West Sussex -3 11 £40,000 -20.00% 2
City of London +42 10 £57,500 +15.00%
West Yorkshire +23 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South Wales +15 10 £47,000 +34.28%
Yorkshire +14 10 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Horsham +6 10 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Leatherhead - 10 £42,500 -
Cwmbran +16 9 £47,000 +17.50%
Torfaen +16 9 £47,000 +17.50%
Chessington - 9 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire +13 8 £40,000 +15.10% 2
Berkshire +9 8 £42,500 +70.00% 2
East of England -40 8 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Bradford - 8 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire 0 7 £45,000 -1.09%
West Midlands -11 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Cambridge -18 7 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -30 7 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Reading - 7 £42,500 - 2
North West +4 6 £30,500 -6.15% 3

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 520 (100.00%) C++
2 254 (48.85%) Software Engineering
3 234 (45.00%) Linux
4 189 (36.35%) Windows
5 183 (35.19%) C#
6 174 (33.46%) C
7 172 (33.08%) Degree
8 142 (27.31%) Java
9 138 (26.54%) Finance
10 134 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
11 123 (23.65%) Unix
12 115 (22.12%) OOP
13 113 (21.73%) Multithreading
14 109 (20.96%) OO
15 108 (20.77%) SQL
16 104 (20.00%) Computer Science
17 99 (19.04%) SDLC
18 96 (18.46%) Python
19 88 (16.92%) Qt
20 80 (15.38%) OOD
21 79 (15.19%) TCP/IP
22 74 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
23 72 (13.85%) STL
24 66 (12.69%) .NET
25 60 (11.54%) SQL Server
26 59 (11.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
27 58 (11.15%) Visual Studio
27 58 (11.15%) Telecoms
28 57 (10.96%) Mac OS X
28 57 (10.96%) Perl

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 11 (2.12%) Confluence
2 9 (1.73%) Apache
3 5 (0.96%) CMS
3 5 (0.96%) SAS
4 4 (0.77%) JBoss
4 4 (0.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.58%) Node.js
5 3 (0.58%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.77%) 3ds Max
2 4 (0.77%) Blender
2 4 (0.77%) Maya
3 3 (0.58%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.38%) Abaqus
4 2 (0.38%) NASTRAN
5 1 (0.19%) MS Office
5 1 (0.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.46%) SaaS
3 10 (1.92%) GitHub
4 9 (1.73%) PaaS
5 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 79 (15.19%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.73%) Internet
3 5 (0.96%) X.509
4 3 (0.58%) HTTP
4 3 (0.58%) SSL
4 3 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.38%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.19%) 2G
6 1 (0.19%) 3G
6 1 (0.19%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.19%) ASN.1
6 1 (0.19%) CDMA
6 1 (0.19%) DNS
6 1 (0.19%) Firewall
6 1 (0.19%) INAP
6 1 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
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 60 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.54%) Relational Database
3 29 (5.58%) Hadoop
4 23 (4.42%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.69%) MySQL
6 12 (2.31%) GIS
7 10 (1.92%) Big Data
8 9 (1.73%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.19%) KDB
9 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 58 (11.15%) Visual Studio
2 56 (10.77%) Subversion
3 23 (4.42%) JIRA
4 19 (3.65%) GCC
5 18 (3.46%) Clang
6 17 (3.27%) Git (software)
7 15 (2.88%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.92%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.96%) Phabricator
10 4 (0.77%) Ant
10 4 (0.77%) Selenium
11 3 (0.58%) CasperJS
11 3 (0.58%) PhantomJS
12 2 (0.38%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.38%) NUnit
12 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.38%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.19%) InstallShield
13 1 (0.19%) Rational Rhapsody
13 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
General
1 138 (26.54%) Finance
2 58 (11.15%) Telecoms
3 57 (10.96%) Games
4 41 (7.88%) Automotive
5 39 (7.50%) Aerospace
6 23 (4.42%) Manufacturing
7 20 (3.85%) Marketing
8 16 (3.08%) Banking
9 13 (2.50%) Electronics
10 11 (2.12%) Front Office
11 9 (1.73%) Advertising
12 8 (1.54%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.96%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.96%) Law
13 5 (0.96%) Legal
14 3 (0.58%) Billing
14 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.38%) Retail
16 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (16.92%) Qt
2 72 (13.85%) STL
3 66 (12.69%) .NET
4 59 (11.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 47 (9.04%) HTML
6 40 (7.69%) CSS
7 38 (7.31%) OpenGL
8 32 (6.15%) Cocoa
9 31 (5.96%) XML
10 28 (5.38%) iOS SDK
11 20 (3.85%) MFC
12 18 (3.46%) ASP.NET
13 15 (2.88%) WebKit
14 13 (2.50%) HTML5
14 13 (2.50%) SOAP
14 13 (2.50%) WPF
15 12 (2.31%) Qt Quick
16 11 (2.12%) OpenCL
17 8 (1.54%) XML Schema
18 7 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 104 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 74 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (10.38%) Algorithms
4 41 (7.88%) Mathematics
5 39 (7.50%) Data Structures
6 30 (5.77%) 3D Graphics
7 22 (4.23%) Hedge funds
8 21 (4.04%) Physics
9 16 (3.08%) Digital Media
9 16 (3.08%) Visualisation
10 14 (2.69%) DTV
11 13 (2.50%) CUDA
11 13 (2.50%) IPTV
11 13 (2.50%) Pricing Data
12 12 (2.31%) Equities
13 11 (2.12%) Equity Derivative
13 11 (2.12%) Mobile App
13 11 (2.12%) VHDL
14 10 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
14 10 (1.92%) STB
Operating Systems
1 234 (45.00%) Linux
2 189 (36.35%) Windows
3 123 (23.65%) Unix
4 57 (10.96%) Mac OS X
5 49 (9.42%) Android
6 44 (8.46%) Apple iOS
7 26 (5.00%) Mac OS
8 23 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.92%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.15%) CentOS
10 6 (1.15%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.38%) Solaris
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.19%) Fedora
13 1 (0.19%) OpenWrt
13 1 (0.19%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (48.85%) Software Engineering
2 134 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (22.12%) OOP
4 113 (21.73%) Multithreading
5 109 (20.96%) OO
6 99 (19.04%) SDLC
7 80 (15.38%) OOD
8 49 (9.42%) TDD
9 43 (8.27%) UML
10 40 (7.69%) Cross-Platform Development
11 37 (7.12%) iOS Development
12 36 (6.92%) Android Development
13 30 (5.77%) Static Code Analysis
14 27 (5.19%) Low Latency
15 23 (4.42%) Open Source
15 23 (4.42%) Software Architecture
16 22 (4.23%) Waterfall
17 20 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (3.65%) Cash Management
18 19 (3.65%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 520 (100.00%) C++
2 183 (35.19%) C#
3 174 (33.46%) C
4 142 (27.31%) Java
5 108 (20.77%) SQL
6 96 (18.46%) Python
7 57 (10.96%) Perl
8 47 (9.04%) Objective-C
9 45 (8.65%) JavaScript
10 30 (5.77%) Ruby
11 21 (4.04%) VB
12 20 (3.85%) Shell Script
13 17 (3.27%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.31%) Bash Shell
14 12 (2.31%) Embedded C
14 12 (2.31%) R
14 12 (2.31%) Scala
15 11 (2.12%) Lua
15 11 (2.12%) PHP
16 8 (1.54%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 172 (33.08%) Degree
2 39 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 35 (6.73%) SC Cleared
4 28 (5.38%) PhD
5 27 (5.19%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.38%) MCAD
7 2 (0.38%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (0.96%) iptables
1 5 (0.96%) Xen
1 5 (0.96%) XenServer
2 4 (0.77%) Firmware
3 2 (0.38%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (6.35%) Apple
2 31 (5.96%) Oracle
3 28 (5.38%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.12%) Atlassian
5 8 (1.54%) SAP
6 6 (1.15%) Red Hat
7 5 (0.96%) Bloomberg
7 5 (0.96%) Coverity
7 5 (0.96%) Google
8 2 (0.38%) ANSYS
8 2 (0.38%) Perforce
8 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.38%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.38%) Typemock
9 1 (0.19%) Dialogic
9 1 (0.19%) Green Hills
9 1 (0.19%) QNX
9 1 (0.19%) Sage
9 1 (0.19%) T-Plan
9 1 (0.19%) Xamarin
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Walton-on-thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: 40K-55K + up to 30 days Holidays + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Yeovil
aap3
Salary: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: up to £50,000 + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Louis Hampshire
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Social activities, Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £43,000 per annum Salary DOE, Pension, Health, Life In
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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: 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: 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: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Chessington
TRG
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glastonbury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago