The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had C++/C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++/C# Developer
Rank 827 828 595
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -233
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 113 159 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 102 144 419
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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
99119 108062 116837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83362 88174 94782
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 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++/C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured C++/C# Developer in the job title.

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 2 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
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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 -40 110 £45,000 - 19
South East +22 37 £42,500 -19.04% 2
London -14 37 £62,500 +19.04% 5
Surrey -10 22 £42,500 -19.04% 1
East of England +23 16 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Cambridge +9 11 £43,750 -23.91% 5
Cambridgeshire +3 11 £43,750 -14.63% 5
South West -4 10 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Wiltshire +2 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Walton-on-Thames -21 6 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Leatherhead - 6 £42,000 -
Berkshire +17 5 £42,500 +93.18%
Reading - 5 £42,500 -
North West +18 4 £39,500 +12.85% 1
Hampshire +12 4 £37,500 +38.88%
East Midlands +7 4 £37,500 -
Chippenham -8 4 £37,500 +7.14%
East Sussex - 4 £44,000 -
Brighton - 4 £44,000 -
Essex - 4 £45,000 - 2
Bath +12 3 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Manchester +5 3 £35,000 - 1
Somerset 0 3 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Woking - 3 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire +15 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +9 2 £35,000 -
Scotland +2 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Glasgow 0 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Leeds 0 2 £35,000 -
Derbyshire -1 2 £42,500 +25.00%

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, C++/C# 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++/C# Developer in the job title.

1 282 (100.00%) C#
1 282 (100.00%) C++
2 128 (45.39%) .NET
3 118 (41.84%) Finance
4 107 (37.94%) OO
5 106 (37.59%) Java
6 93 (32.98%) Degree
7 90 (31.91%) SQL
8 83 (29.43%) Software Engineering
9 79 (28.01%) Python
10 75 (26.60%) Windows
10 75 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
11 72 (25.53%) Computer Science
12 53 (18.79%) OOP
13 48 (17.02%) Front Office
14 45 (15.96%) WPF
15 42 (14.89%) SDLC
16 40 (14.18%) Games
17 38 (13.48%) Mathematics
18 36 (12.77%) Linux
19 35 (12.41%) JavaScript
19 35 (12.41%) Algorithmic Trading
20 32 (11.35%) Multithreading
20 32 (11.35%) SQL Server
21 31 (10.99%) jQuery
21 31 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
22 29 (10.28%) ASP.NET
23 27 (9.57%) CSS
23 27 (9.57%) Unix
23 27 (9.57%) Microsoft

C++/C# 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 26 (9.22%) Node.js
2 5 (1.77%) SAS
3 4 (1.42%) IIS
4 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.42%) 3ds Max
2 4 (1.42%) Blender
2 4 (1.42%) Maya
3 2 (0.71%) MS Office
3 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) Simulink
4 1 (0.35%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.48%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.84%) Internet
2 6 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.71%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.71%) Firewall
3 2 (0.71%) RTP
3 2 (0.71%) TETRA
3 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.35%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.84%) KDB
3 7 (2.48%) Big Data
4 6 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.06%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.71%) MySQL
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) DB2
8 1 (0.35%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (7.45%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.13%) Subversion
3 5 (1.77%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.77%) JIRA
4 3 (1.06%) MSTest
4 3 (1.06%) NUnit
5 2 (0.71%) CppUnit
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (0.71%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.35%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.35%) NMock
6 1 (0.35%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 118 (41.84%) Finance
2 48 (17.02%) Front Office
3 40 (14.18%) Games
4 27 (9.57%) Telecoms
5 24 (8.51%) Automotive
6 19 (6.74%) Aerospace
7 18 (6.38%) Financial Institution
8 17 (6.03%) Banking
9 13 (4.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (4.26%) Manufacturing
11 6 (2.13%) Electronics
11 6 (2.13%) Investment Banking
12 4 (1.42%) Marketing
13 2 (0.71%) Legal
14 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.35%) Publishing
14 1 (0.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (45.39%) .NET
2 45 (15.96%) WPF
3 31 (10.99%) jQuery
4 29 (10.28%) ASP.NET
5 27 (9.57%) CSS
5 27 (9.57%) OpenGL
6 26 (9.22%) HTML
7 24 (8.51%) STL
8 20 (7.09%) Qt
9 13 (4.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 13 (4.61%) XML
10 12 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (4.26%) WinForms
11 10 (3.55%) .NET Framework
12 8 (2.84%) WCF
13 7 (2.48%) Web Services
13 7 (2.48%) WebGL
14 6 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (2.13%) HTML5
15 5 (1.77%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 72 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 38 (13.48%) Mathematics
3 31 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (7.80%) Hedge funds
5 18 (6.38%) Mobile App
6 14 (4.96%) Algorithms
7 13 (4.61%) Data Structures
8 11 (3.90%) Fixed Income
8 11 (3.90%) Physics
9 9 (3.19%) iPad
10 6 (2.13%) EPoS
10 6 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.13%) User Experience
11 5 (1.77%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.77%) 3D Printing
11 5 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.42%) Animation
12 4 (1.42%) iPhone
12 4 (1.42%) Kinect
12 4 (1.42%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 75 (26.60%) Windows
2 36 (12.77%) Linux
3 27 (9.57%) Unix
4 18 (6.38%) Android
5 14 (4.96%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.48%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.06%) Solaris
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (37.94%) OO
2 83 (29.43%) Software Engineering
3 75 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (18.79%) OOP
5 42 (14.89%) SDLC
6 35 (12.41%) Algorithmic Trading
7 32 (11.35%) Multithreading
8 27 (9.57%) Risk Management
9 21 (7.45%) MVC
9 21 (7.45%) TDD
10 20 (7.09%) Functional Programming
11 19 (6.74%) Logistics
12 17 (6.03%) Integration Testing
12 17 (6.03%) Static Code Analysis
12 17 (6.03%) System Testing
13 15 (5.32%) Software Architecture
14 14 (4.96%) OOD
14 14 (4.96%) UML
15 13 (4.61%) Game Development
15 13 (4.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 282 (100.00%) C#
1 282 (100.00%) C++
2 106 (37.59%) Java
3 90 (31.91%) SQL
4 79 (28.01%) Python
5 35 (12.41%) JavaScript
6 21 (7.45%) VB
7 20 (7.09%) C
8 18 (6.38%) Shell Script
9 17 (6.03%) PL/SQL
10 10 (3.55%) R
11 9 (3.19%) Ruby
11 9 (3.19%) VC++
12 8 (2.84%) F#
12 8 (2.84%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.48%) Objective-C
14 6 (2.13%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.77%) Scala
16 4 (1.42%) Delphi
16 4 (1.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 93 (32.98%) Degree
2 10 (3.55%) PhD
3 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.71%) MCAD
4 2 (0.71%) MCSD
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 27 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.45%) Oracle
3 10 (3.55%) Google
4 5 (1.77%) Apple
5 3 (1.06%) SAP
6 2 (0.71%) Capita
6 2 (0.71%) Typemock
7 1 (0.35%) MathWorks
7 1 (0.35%) Sage
7 1 (0.35%) Sony
7 1 (0.35%) T-Plan
7 1 (0.35%) Twitter
7 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
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