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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/C# Developer
Rank 848 767 728
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 35 140 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 129 144
Average salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -72 33 £43,750 -8.85% 6
London -16 16 £53,750 -23.21% 2
South East -16 10 £37,500 +7.14%
South West -18 4 £35,000 -23.91%
Chippenham - 4 £35,000 -
Deal - 4 £37,500 -
Kent - 4 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 4 £35,000 -
Hampshire +2 3 £27,000 -28.00%
City of London +37 2 - -
Surrey +8 2 £50,000 +53.84%
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £50,000 -
Fareham - 2 £27,000 -
Bridgend - 2 £35,000 -
South Wales - 2 £35,000 - 1
Wales - 2 £35,000 - 1
East of England +10 1 - - 1
Southampton +1 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Hertfordshire -4 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £30,000 - 1
Slough - 1 £42,500 -
Halifax - 1 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £30,000 - 1
North East - 1 £30,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 80 (100.00%) C#
1 80 (100.00%) C++
2 39 (48.75%) Java
3 33 (41.25%) SQL
4 28 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (33.75%) .NET
6 26 (32.50%) Software Engineering
7 24 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 23 (28.75%) C
9 22 (27.50%) OO
9 22 (27.50%) Finance
10 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 19 (23.75%) Windows
12 17 (21.25%) Degree
13 16 (20.00%) WPF
13 16 (20.00%) Web Services
14 15 (18.75%) STL
15 13 (16.25%) XML
15 13 (16.25%) HTML
15 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
15 13 (16.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 12 (15.00%) OOP
17 11 (13.75%) Linux
17 11 (13.75%) UML
17 11 (13.75%) GIS
18 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
18 10 (12.50%) TDD
18 10 (12.50%) Scrum
18 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
18 10 (12.50%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) LTE
1 1 (1.25%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (1.25%) 3G
1 1 (1.25%) 3GPP
1 1 (1.25%) HTTP
1 1 (1.25%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) Big Data
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) Subversion
3 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.25%) Mockito
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.25%) AccuRev
3 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.25%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (27.50%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Banking
3 6 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.50%) Back Office
5 2 (2.50%) Electronics
6 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.25%) Games
6 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.25%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.75%) .NET
2 16 (20.00%) WPF
2 16 (20.00%) Web Services
3 15 (18.75%) STL
4 13 (16.25%) XML
4 13 (16.25%) HTML
4 13 (16.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 10 (12.50%) Qt
6 8 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (8.75%) WinForms
8 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.25%) WCF
10 4 (5.00%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.75%) XML Schema
11 3 (3.75%) Spring
11 3 (3.75%) JSON
12 2 (2.50%) WF
12 2 (2.50%) Silverlight
12 2 (2.50%) LINQ
12 2 (2.50%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) GIS
2 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 9 (11.25%) Mathematics
4 7 (8.75%) Data Structures
5 6 (7.50%) Hedge funds
5 6 (7.50%) Algorithms
6 5 (6.25%) Physics
7 2 (2.50%) Equities
7 2 (2.50%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.25%) MPEG
8 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.25%) Derivative
8 1 (1.25%) Spread Betting
8 1 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Windows
2 11 (13.75%) Linux
3 6 (7.50%) UNIX
4 3 (3.75%) Android
5 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.50%) Software Engineering
3 22 (27.50%) OO
4 12 (15.00%) OOP
5 11 (13.75%) UML
6 10 (12.50%) TDD
6 10 (12.50%) Scrum
7 9 (11.25%) Multithreading
8 8 (10.00%) MVVM
9 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.25%) Software Architecture
10 5 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (6.25%) Use Case
11 4 (5.00%) Migration
11 4 (5.00%) OOD
11 4 (5.00%) E-business
11 4 (5.00%) MVC
12 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.75%) Static Code Analysis
12 3 (3.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) C#
1 80 (100.00%) C++
2 39 (48.75%) Java
3 33 (41.25%) SQL
4 23 (28.75%) C
5 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 8 (10.00%) VB
8 7 (8.75%) Python
9 6 (7.50%) PL/SQL
10 5 (6.25%) VC++
11 3 (3.75%) COBOL
11 3 (3.75%) MATLAB
11 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.50%) XPath
12 2 (2.50%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.25%) F#
13 1 (1.25%) R
13 1 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Degree
2 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.25%) PhD
5 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) MuleSoft
3 3 (3.75%) Sybase
4 1 (1.25%) Borland
South Wales
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 23 days ago