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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/C# Developer
Rank 859 825 714
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -111
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 39 108 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.090% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.095% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33 101 140
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015 within the UK.

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

C++/C# Developer
Top 27 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 30 June 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 -39 35 £45,000 -3.22% 4
London -30 15 £52,500 -25.00% 1
South East +13 14 £43,750 +34.61% 1
Surrey +8 7 £50,000 +53.84%
Deal - 5 £37,500 -
Kent - 5 £37,500 -
Wales - 4 £40,000 -
South Wales - 4 £40,000 -
Woking - 4 £46,250 -
City of London +33 2 - -
North West +9 2 £27,500 -21.42%
South West -17 2 £31,250 -32.06%
Wiltshire - 2 £31,250 -
Bolton - 2 £27,500 -
Bridgend - 2 £35,000 -
Chippenham - 2 £31,250 -
Manchester - 2 £27,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £50,000 -
Hampshire +13 1 £42,500 +13.33%
East of England +8 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire +2 1 - -
Southampton +1 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Reading - 1 £35,000 -
Halifax - 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 78 (100.00%) C#
1 78 (100.00%) C++
2 32 (41.03%) Java
3 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (35.90%) SQL
5 26 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 25 (32.05%) .NET
7 22 (28.21%) C
7 22 (28.21%) Windows
7 22 (28.21%) WPF
8 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
9 19 (24.36%) Finance
10 18 (23.08%) OO
11 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
12 14 (17.95%) Visual Studio
12 14 (17.95%) Web Services
12 14 (17.95%) Security Cleared
13 13 (16.67%) SDLC
13 13 (16.67%) GIS
13 13 (16.67%) STL
13 13 (16.67%) Degree
14 12 (15.38%) OOP
14 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
14 12 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 12 (15.38%) MVVM
15 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
15 11 (14.10%) Multithreading
15 11 (14.10%) UML
15 11 (14.10%) Scrum
16 10 (12.82%) Qt

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) HTTP
2 2 (2.56%) Multicast
3 1 (1.28%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.28%) 3G
3 1 (1.28%) 2G
3 1 (1.28%) LTE
3 1 (1.28%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.28%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.28%) AccuRev
2 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.28%) Mockito
2 1 (1.28%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.13%) Automotive
5 3 (3.85%) Games
5 3 (3.85%) Back Office
6 2 (2.56%) Electronics
6 2 (2.56%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.56%) Military
6 2 (2.56%) Marketing
7 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) .NET
2 22 (28.21%) WPF
3 14 (17.95%) Web Services
4 13 (16.67%) STL
5 12 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 10 (12.82%) Qt
7 8 (10.26%) WCF
7 8 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (10.26%) HTML
7 8 (10.26%) XML
8 7 (8.97%) WinForms
8 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.41%) MFC
10 3 (3.85%) XML Schema
10 3 (3.85%) REST
11 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.56%) DirectX
12 1 (1.28%) RESTful
12 1 (1.28%) WF
12 1 (1.28%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) GIS
2 8 (10.26%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.97%) Algorithms
4 6 (7.69%) Hedge funds
5 5 (6.41%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.85%) Physics
6 3 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (3.85%) Equities
7 2 (2.56%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.28%) MPEG
8 1 (1.28%) Derivative
8 1 (1.28%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Windows
2 9 (11.54%) Linux
3 5 (6.41%) UNIX
4 3 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 18 (23.08%) OO
4 13 (16.67%) SDLC
5 12 (15.38%) OOP
5 12 (15.38%) MVVM
6 11 (14.10%) Scrum
6 11 (14.10%) Multithreading
6 11 (14.10%) UML
7 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.97%) Use Case
8 7 (8.97%) TDD
9 5 (6.41%) Static Code Analysis
10 4 (5.13%) Data Management
10 4 (5.13%) OOD
10 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.13%) Software Architecture
11 3 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (3.85%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.85%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) C#
1 78 (100.00%) C++
2 32 (41.03%) Java
3 28 (35.90%) SQL
4 22 (28.21%) C
5 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.26%) VB
7 7 (8.97%) VC++
8 6 (7.69%) Python
9 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.85%) COBOL
10 3 (3.85%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.56%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.28%) XPath
12 1 (1.28%) F#
12 1 (1.28%) R
12 1 (1.28%) Perl
12 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.67%) Degree
3 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.41%) PhD
5 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle
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