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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++/C# Developer
Rank 830 728 684
Rank change year-on-year
-102 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 85 148 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 78 120 219
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%

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
107654 100894 111399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.32% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87308 83795 94839
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 September 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 30 September 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
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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 -108 84 £50,000 +2.56% 10
London -52 44 £57,500 -4.16% 4
South East -29 13 £45,000 +32.35% 3
City of London +24 10 £52,500 -4.54%
Tyne and Wear +1 8 £36,500 +11.45% 1
North East -3 8 £36,500 +11.45% 1
South West -30 7 £46,000 +31.42% 1
Gateshead - 7 £36,500 - 1
Surrey -9 6 £33,750 +22.72% 2
East of England -13 6 £41,750 +6.36%
North West -9 5 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Berkshire -12 4 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £46,000 -
Newbury - 4 £50,000 -
Manchester +5 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Gloucester - 3 £46,000 -
Guildford - 3 £32,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Somerset - 3 £41,500 - 1
East Midlands -7 2 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £43,500 -
Wells - 2 £35,750 -
Cambridge -3 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Reading -5 1 £52,500 +47.88% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 1 £42,000 +28.24%
Cheshire -9 1 £41,000 +2.50% 1
West Sussex -10 1 £45,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -11 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 191 (100.00%) C#
1 191 (100.00%) C++
2 89 (46.60%) .NET
3 66 (34.55%) Java
4 59 (30.89%) Linux
5 58 (30.37%) Degree
6 57 (29.84%) Finance
7 56 (29.32%) OO
8 49 (25.65%) JavaScript
9 47 (24.61%) Windows
9 47 (24.61%) Software Engineering
10 44 (23.04%) C
11 41 (21.47%) Security Cleared
12 38 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (19.90%) SQL Server
12 38 (19.90%) UNIX
13 37 (19.37%) SQL
14 36 (18.85%) Computer Science
15 35 (18.32%) Visual Studio
16 34 (17.80%) Multithreading
17 28 (14.66%) MS Excel
18 27 (14.14%) TDD
19 26 (13.61%) HTML
20 25 (13.09%) XML
20 25 (13.09%) WPF
21 23 (12.04%) Microsoft
22 21 (10.99%) Mathematics
23 20 (10.47%) WCF
23 20 (10.47%) Data Structures
23 20 (10.47%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 10 (5.24%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.05%) IIS
3 1 (0.52%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 28 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.05%) Internet
3 1 (0.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (7.33%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.62%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.57%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.57%) MySQL
6 1 (0.52%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.52%) Big Data
6 1 (0.52%) DB2
6 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (18.32%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.52%) dotTrace
3 1 (0.52%) AQtime
3 1 (0.52%) FishEye
3 1 (0.52%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.52%) NUnit
3 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 57 (29.84%) Finance
2 17 (8.90%) Front Office
3 16 (8.38%) Banking
4 13 (6.81%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.62%) Back Office
6 3 (1.57%) Games
7 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.05%) Retail
7 2 (1.05%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (46.60%) .NET
2 26 (13.61%) HTML
3 25 (13.09%) XML
3 25 (13.09%) WPF
4 20 (10.47%) WCF
5 19 (9.95%) STL
5 19 (9.95%) MFC
6 18 (9.42%) OpenGL
6 18 (9.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 14 (7.33%) ASP.NET
8 13 (6.81%) Web Services
9 11 (5.76%) HTML5
10 10 (5.24%) Rendezvous
11 9 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (4.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (4.19%) XML Schema
13 6 (3.14%) Swing
13 6 (3.14%) WinForms
14 3 (1.57%) Ajax
14 3 (1.57%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.85%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.99%) Mathematics
3 20 (10.47%) Data Structures
4 18 (9.42%) Algorithms
5 16 (8.38%) Hedge funds
6 15 (7.85%) Derivative
7 11 (5.76%) Fixed Income
8 9 (4.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (3.66%) Equities
10 6 (3.14%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (2.09%) Statistics
12 3 (1.57%) Physics
12 3 (1.57%) CUDA
12 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.05%) User Experience
13 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (1.05%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 59 (30.89%) Linux
2 47 (24.61%) Windows
3 38 (19.90%) UNIX
4 13 (6.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.57%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (29.32%) OO
2 47 (24.61%) Software Engineering
3 38 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (17.80%) Multithreading
5 27 (14.14%) TDD
6 20 (10.47%) OOP
7 16 (8.38%) Low Latency
8 13 (6.81%) Software Architecture
9 12 (6.28%) UML
10 11 (5.76%) Migration
11 10 (5.24%) Scrum
11 10 (5.24%) MVC
11 10 (5.24%) Analytics
12 9 (4.71%) Data Modelling
13 8 (4.19%) Electronic Trading
13 8 (4.19%) Investment Management
13 8 (4.19%) Use Case
14 5 (2.62%) Functional Programming
14 5 (2.62%) Algorithmic Trading
15 4 (2.09%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 191 (100.00%) C#
1 191 (100.00%) C++
2 66 (34.55%) Java
3 49 (25.65%) JavaScript
4 44 (23.04%) C
5 37 (19.37%) SQL
6 19 (9.95%) Python
7 16 (8.38%) F#
8 15 (7.85%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.76%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.19%) COBOL
11 6 (3.14%) VC++
12 4 (2.09%) Perl
13 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.05%) VBA
13 2 (1.05%) Fortran
14 1 (0.52%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.52%) PHP
14 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (30.37%) Degree
2 41 (21.47%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.85%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.52%) MCP
6 1 (0.52%) MCAD
6 1 (0.52%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.57%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.24%) TIBCO
2 10 (5.24%) Bloomberg
3 9 (4.71%) 29West
3 9 (4.71%) Reuters
4 7 (3.66%) Oracle
5 3 (1.57%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.05%) Sybase
7 1 (0.52%) ESRI
7 1 (0.52%) Typemock
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