The table below looks at the statistics for the C++/C# Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++/C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/C# Developer
Rank 841 834 731
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -103
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 52 73 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.064% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.067% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50 64 107
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.63%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

C++/C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++/C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C++/C# Developer
Salary Trend

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

C++/C# Developer Salary Trend in the UK

C++/C# Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

C++/C# Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++/C# Developer
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 48 £45,000 - 12
South East +28 29 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Surrey +13 18 £48,750 +50.00% 1
London -8 15 £75,000 +30.43% 3
Berkshire +18 10 £35,000 -30.00%
Reading - 10 £35,000 -
Leatherhead - 6 £45,000 - 1
Woking - 4 £46,250 -
City of London +19 3 £75,000 +17.64%
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £28,000 -
Scotland - 3 £28,000 -
North West +4 2 £27,500 -56.00% 1
Bolton - 2 £27,500 - 1
Manchester - 2 £27,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +4 1 £35,000 +16.66%
East of England -6 1 £40,000 -4.19%
South West -27 1 £27,500 -37.14% 6
East Anglia - 1 £40,000 -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £27,500 -
South Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £27,500 -
Bromley - 1 £47,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Oxford - 1 £35,000 -

C++/C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++/C# Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++/C# Developer in their job title.

1 86 (100.00%) C#
1 86 (100.00%) C++
2 32 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.21%) SQL
3 27 (31.40%) Java
4 26 (30.23%) Finance
5 24 (27.91%) Software Engineering
6 22 (25.58%) Degree
6 22 (25.58%) .NET
7 19 (22.09%) Mathematics
8 17 (19.77%) Computer Science
9 16 (18.60%) Scrum
10 15 (17.44%) SDLC
11 14 (16.28%) WPF
11 14 (16.28%) Windows
12 13 (15.12%) Algorithms
13 12 (13.95%) Games
14 11 (12.79%) UNIX
14 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
14 11 (12.79%) Visual Studio
15 10 (11.63%) C
15 10 (11.63%) Multithreading
15 10 (11.63%) Data Structures
16 9 (10.47%) Software Licensing
16 9 (10.47%) Hedge funds
16 9 (10.47%) Banking
16 9 (10.47%) CAD
16 9 (10.47%) Linux
16 9 (10.47%) OO
16 9 (10.47%) Python

C++/C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++/C# Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++/C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.16%) SAS
2 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.16%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.16%) SPSS
1 1 (1.16%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) HTTP
2 2 (2.33%) Multicast
3 1 (1.16%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.16%) 3G
3 1 (1.16%) Firewall
3 1 (1.16%) 2G
3 1 (1.16%) LTE
3 1 (1.16%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.16%) Big Data
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.16%) Mockito
General
1 26 (30.23%) Finance
2 12 (13.95%) Games
3 9 (10.47%) Banking
4 7 (8.14%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.81%) Automotive
5 5 (5.81%) Front Office
6 3 (3.49%) Back Office
7 2 (2.33%) Military
7 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.16%) Marketing
8 1 (1.16%) Publishing
8 1 (1.16%) Electronics
8 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.58%) .NET
2 14 (16.28%) WPF
3 8 (9.30%) WCF
4 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET
5 6 (6.98%) HTML
5 6 (6.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (5.81%) Qt
6 5 (5.81%) MFC
7 4 (4.65%) STL
8 3 (3.49%) Web Services
8 3 (3.49%) WinForms
8 3 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.49%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (2.33%) REST
9 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.33%) DirectX
10 1 (1.16%) LAMP
10 1 (1.16%) LINQ
10 1 (1.16%) jQuery
10 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) Mathematics
2 17 (19.77%) Computer Science
3 13 (15.12%) Algorithms
4 10 (11.63%) Data Structures
5 9 (10.47%) Hedge funds
6 6 (6.98%) GIS
6 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (5.81%) Physics
8 4 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (3.49%) Equities
9 3 (3.49%) Derivative
9 3 (3.49%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
11 1 (1.16%) Statistics
11 1 (1.16%) Spread Betting
11 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
11 1 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Windows
2 11 (12.79%) UNIX
3 9 (10.47%) Linux
4 4 (4.65%) Android
5 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.91%) Software Engineering
3 16 (18.60%) Scrum
4 15 (17.44%) SDLC
5 10 (11.63%) Multithreading
6 9 (10.47%) OO
6 9 (10.47%) CAD
6 9 (10.47%) Software Licensing
7 7 (8.14%) MVVM
7 7 (8.14%) UML
7 7 (8.14%) Unit Testing
7 7 (8.14%) Static Code Analysis
8 6 (6.98%) Use Case
8 6 (6.98%) OOD
9 5 (5.81%) TDD
10 4 (4.65%) Data Management
10 4 (4.65%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.65%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.49%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) C#
1 86 (100.00%) C++
2 32 (37.21%) SQL
3 27 (31.40%) Java
4 10 (11.63%) C
5 9 (10.47%) Python
6 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.65%) VC++
7 4 (4.65%) VB
7 4 (4.65%) MATLAB
7 4 (4.65%) F#
8 2 (2.33%) R
9 1 (1.16%) VBA
9 1 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (25.58%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) PhD
2 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.16%) Sybase
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