The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++/C# Developer
Rank 768 712 698
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 149 171 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 138 160 208
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

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

C++/C# Developer
Top 30 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -63 149 £45,000 - 10
London -40 82 £70,000 -3.44% 4
South East -17 34 £32,500 -7.14%
City of London -12 15 £35,000 -40.42% 1
Surrey -6 14 £32,500 -7.14%
Guildford +3 13 £32,500 -7.14%
South West -9 13 £45,000 -2.17% 5
Oxfordshire - 11 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire +4 8 £46,000 - 1
West Midlands 0 7 £32,500 +103.12%
West Sussex -4 7 £45,000 +23.28%
Oxford - 7 £37,500 -
East Midlands -20 6 £35,000 +7.69%
East of England -31 6 £34,000 -20.00%
Gloucester +12 4 £46,000 -
Horsham - 4 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Crawley +14 3 £35,000 -20.45%
Bath - 3 £38,500 -
Somerset - 3 £38,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £35,000 -
Norfolk - 3 - -
Worcester +9 2 £28,750 +15.00%
Worcestershire +4 2 £28,750 +15.00%
Nottingham +1 2 £40,000 +53.84%
Bristol +1 2 £40,000 - 2
Cambridge -5 2 £30,250 -28.82%
Nottinghamshire -5 2 £40,000 +53.84%
Cambridgeshire -7 2 £30,250 -26.66%
Warwick - 2 - -

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 265 (100.00%) C#
1 265 (100.00%) C++
2 121 (45.66%) Degree
3 117 (44.15%) .NET
4 88 (33.21%) Finance
5 86 (32.45%) Java
6 78 (29.43%) SQL
6 78 (29.43%) OO
7 73 (27.55%) Software Engineering
8 64 (24.15%) Linux
9 58 (21.89%) C
10 56 (21.13%) Computer Science
11 55 (20.75%) SQL Server
12 54 (20.38%) Mathematics
13 51 (19.25%) Banking
14 49 (18.49%) Visual Studio
15 44 (16.60%) Windows
16 43 (16.23%) WPF
17 40 (15.09%) STL
18 39 (14.72%) Investment Banking
19 36 (13.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 36 (13.58%) JavaScript
20 34 (12.83%) Multithreading
21 29 (10.94%) TDD
22 26 (9.81%) UNIX
23 25 (9.43%) RAD
24 24 (9.06%) HTML
24 24 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
25 23 (8.68%) Fixed Income
26 22 (8.30%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (0.75%) GemFire
1 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.38%) IIS
2 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.13%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (4.53%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.38%) SNMP
2 1 (0.38%) LDAP
2 1 (0.38%) Firewall
2 1 (0.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.55%) MySQL
3 4 (1.51%) Berkeley DB
4 3 (1.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (18.49%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.15%) Eclipse
3 9 (3.40%) Selenium
3 9 (3.40%) WebDriver
4 4 (1.51%) NUnit
5 3 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.13%) Subversion
6 2 (0.75%) JIRA
6 2 (0.75%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.38%) Ant
7 1 (0.38%) JUnit
7 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.38%) Xcode
7 1 (0.38%) MSTest
7 1 (0.38%) Moq
General
1 88 (33.21%) Finance
2 51 (19.25%) Banking
3 39 (14.72%) Investment Banking
4 15 (5.66%) Front Office
5 13 (4.91%) Legal
6 9 (3.40%) Games
7 8 (3.02%) Electronics
8 6 (2.26%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.89%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.13%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (44.15%) .NET
2 43 (16.23%) WPF
3 40 (15.09%) STL
4 36 (13.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 24 (9.06%) HTML
6 22 (8.30%) WCF
7 20 (7.55%) MFC
8 17 (6.42%) WinForms
8 17 (6.42%) XML
9 16 (6.04%) OpenGL
10 14 (5.28%) .NET Framework
10 14 (5.28%) Web Services
10 14 (5.28%) SOAP
11 13 (4.91%) HTML5
12 12 (4.53%) Swing
13 11 (4.15%) REST
14 10 (3.77%) Flash
14 10 (3.77%) XSLT
15 8 (3.02%) CSS
16 7 (2.64%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 56 (21.13%) Computer Science
2 54 (20.38%) Mathematics
3 23 (8.68%) Fixed Income
4 18 (6.79%) Derivative
5 15 (5.66%) Hedge funds
6 14 (5.28%) Physics
7 11 (4.15%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (2.26%) Market Risk
8 6 (2.26%) Equities
9 5 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.51%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.51%) Biometrics
10 4 (1.51%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.13%) Device Driver
11 3 (1.13%) GIS
11 3 (1.13%) Firmware
12 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.38%) PMI
13 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.15%) Linux
2 44 (16.60%) Windows
3 26 (9.81%) UNIX
4 7 (2.64%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.89%) Android
7 3 (1.13%) Windows Phone 7
7 3 (1.13%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (1.13%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.38%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (29.43%) OO
2 73 (27.55%) Software Engineering
3 34 (12.83%) Multithreading
4 29 (10.94%) TDD
5 25 (9.43%) RAD
6 24 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (7.92%) OOD
8 18 (6.79%) Scrum
9 17 (6.42%) Unit Testing
10 14 (5.28%) Low Latency
11 13 (4.91%) Risk Management
12 11 (4.15%) Electronic Trading
12 11 (4.15%) System Testing
12 11 (4.15%) Data Management
12 11 (4.15%) Technical Analysis
13 9 (3.40%) ERP
13 9 (3.40%) Algorithmic Trading
13 9 (3.40%) Waterfall
14 8 (3.02%) Business Analysis
15 7 (2.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 265 (100.00%) C#
1 265 (100.00%) C++
2 86 (32.45%) Java
3 78 (29.43%) SQL
4 58 (21.89%) C
5 36 (13.58%) JavaScript
6 20 (7.55%) F#
7 17 (6.42%) Python
8 14 (5.28%) Scala
9 6 (2.26%) Haskell
9 6 (2.26%) Erlang
9 6 (2.26%) Clojure
9 6 (2.26%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.89%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.13%) VC++
11 3 (1.13%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.13%) XAML
12 2 (0.75%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.75%) VBA
12 2 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 121 (45.66%) Degree
2 22 (8.30%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.26%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.51%) PhD
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.38%) MCAD
5 1 (0.38%) MCSD
5 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) DICOM
Vendors
1 15 (5.66%) Sybase
2 12 (4.53%) Oracle
2 12 (4.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.64%) TIBCO
4 6 (2.26%) Bloomberg
5 5 (1.89%) Reuters
5 5 (1.89%) 29West
6 3 (1.13%) ESRI
6 3 (1.13%) Trapeze
7 2 (0.75%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.75%) FFastFill
7 2 (0.75%) EasyScreen
7 2 (0.75%) CQG
8 1 (0.38%) JBoss
8 1 (0.38%) Typemock
8 1 (0.38%) Wall Street Systems
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