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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++/C# Developer
Rank 816 825 600
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -225
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 107 139 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 97 120 406
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £74,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 27 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 27 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
(Click see detailed
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 -16 104 £47,500 +5.55% 17
South East +9 33 £47,500 -9.52% 2
London -13 33 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Surrey +10 23 £50,000 -9.09%
East of England +30 17 £45,000 +33.33% 5
South West +9 15 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Cambridge +9 11 £42,500 -8.10% 4
Cambridgeshire +7 11 £42,500 -8.10% 4
Wiltshire +13 8 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Walton-on-Thames -24 7 £47,500 -9.52%
Chippenham -2 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Bath - 4 £43,000 -
Somerset - 4 £43,000 -
Essex - 4 £45,000 - 1
North West +20 3 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Hampshire +14 3 £37,500 +7.91%
Leatherhead - 3 £40,500 -
Uxbridge - 3 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire +17 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Berkshire +10 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Watford +8 2 £45,000 +38.46%
West Yorkshire +7 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Manchester +4 2 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Yorkshire +1 2 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire -1 2 £52,000 +13.66% 1
Oxford -1 2 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Cheltenham -5 2 £52,000 +25.30% 1
Oxfordshire -13 2 £35,000 -6.66% 2
East Sussex - 2 £44,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £37,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 269 (100.00%) C#
1 269 (100.00%) C++
2 128 (47.58%) .NET
3 113 (42.01%) Finance
4 100 (37.17%) Java
4 100 (37.17%) OO
5 88 (32.71%) SQL
6 80 (29.74%) Degree
7 73 (27.14%) Software Engineering
8 72 (26.77%) Python
9 71 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (26.02%) Windows
11 61 (22.68%) Computer Science
12 48 (17.84%) OOP
13 45 (16.73%) WPF
14 40 (14.87%) Front Office
15 39 (14.50%) SDLC
16 35 (13.01%) JavaScript
16 35 (13.01%) SQL Server
17 34 (12.64%) Games
18 33 (12.27%) Linux
19 31 (11.52%) jQuery
19 31 (11.52%) Microsoft
20 30 (11.15%) Mathematics
20 30 (11.15%) Multithreading
20 30 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
21 29 (10.78%) Telecoms
22 28 (10.41%) ASP.NET
22 28 (10.41%) CSS
22 28 (10.41%) Algorithmic Trading

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 24 (8.92%) Node.js
2 5 (1.86%) SAS
3 2 (0.74%) Drupal
3 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.74%) IIS
3 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.74%) WordPress
4 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (2.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.49%) 3ds Max
2 4 (1.49%) Blender
2 4 (1.49%) Maya
3 3 (1.12%) MS Office
4 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.74%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.37%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.74%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.23%) Internet
1 6 (2.23%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.12%) RTP
2 3 (1.12%) TETRA
3 2 (0.74%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.74%) Firewall
3 2 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.35%) Big Data
3 7 (2.60%) KDB
4 6 (2.23%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.12%) MySQL
6 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.74%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.74%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.37%) MS Access
8 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (7.06%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.97%) Subversion
3 6 (2.23%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.23%) JIRA
4 4 (1.49%) MSTest
5 3 (1.12%) CppUnit
5 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (1.12%) NUnit
6 2 (0.74%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.37%) FinalBuilder
7 1 (0.37%) NMock
7 1 (0.37%) NSubstitute
7 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 113 (42.01%) Finance
2 40 (14.87%) Front Office
3 34 (12.64%) Games
4 29 (10.78%) Telecoms
5 24 (8.92%) Automotive
6 21 (7.81%) Aerospace
7 19 (7.06%) Financial Institution
8 17 (6.32%) Banking
9 15 (5.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (3.72%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.86%) Investment Banking
12 4 (1.49%) Electronics
12 4 (1.49%) Marketing
13 2 (0.74%) Legal
13 2 (0.74%) Local Government
14 1 (0.37%) Publishing
14 1 (0.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (47.58%) .NET
2 45 (16.73%) WPF
3 31 (11.52%) jQuery
4 28 (10.41%) ASP.NET
4 28 (10.41%) CSS
5 26 (9.67%) HTML
6 24 (8.92%) OpenGL
7 20 (7.43%) STL
8 18 (6.69%) Qt
9 15 (5.58%) WinForms
10 12 (4.46%) .NET Framework
10 12 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (4.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 11 (4.09%) XML
12 9 (3.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (2.97%) WCF
14 7 (2.60%) HTML5
14 7 (2.60%) Web Services
15 6 (2.23%) Entity Framework
15 6 (2.23%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 61 (22.68%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (11.15%) Mathematics
3 19 (7.06%) Hedge funds
3 19 (7.06%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.09%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.72%) Data Structures
6 9 (3.35%) Fixed Income
6 9 (3.35%) Physics
7 8 (2.97%) iPad
8 7 (2.60%) User Experience
9 6 (2.23%) EPoS
10 5 (1.86%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.86%) 3D Printing
10 5 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.49%) Augmented Reality
11 4 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.49%) Kinect
11 4 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.02%) Windows
2 33 (12.27%) Linux
3 25 (9.29%) Unix
4 19 (7.06%) Android
5 15 (5.58%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.35%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (37.17%) OO
2 73 (27.14%) Software Engineering
3 71 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (17.84%) OOP
5 39 (14.50%) SDLC
6 30 (11.15%) Multithreading
7 28 (10.41%) Algorithmic Trading
8 23 (8.55%) MVC
9 22 (8.18%) Risk Management
10 20 (7.43%) TDD
11 19 (7.06%) Logistics
12 18 (6.69%) Integration Testing
13 17 (6.32%) Functional Programming
13 17 (6.32%) System Testing
14 15 (5.58%) OOD
15 14 (5.20%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.20%) Static Code Analysis
16 13 (4.83%) Software Architecture
16 13 (4.83%) UML
17 12 (4.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 269 (100.00%) C#
1 269 (100.00%) C++
2 100 (37.17%) Java
3 88 (32.71%) SQL
4 72 (26.77%) Python
5 35 (13.01%) JavaScript
6 23 (8.55%) VB
7 19 (7.06%) C
8 18 (6.69%) Shell Script
9 17 (6.32%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.35%) R
10 9 (3.35%) Ruby
11 8 (2.97%) MATLAB
11 8 (2.97%) VC++
12 7 (2.60%) F#
12 7 (2.60%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.23%) Scala
13 6 (2.23%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.86%) PHP
15 4 (1.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 80 (29.74%) Degree
2 8 (2.97%) PhD
3 5 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.74%) MCAD
4 2 (0.74%) MCSD
4 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Docker
Vendors
1 31 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.55%) Oracle
3 10 (3.72%) Google
4 5 (1.86%) Apple
5 3 (1.12%) Capita
5 3 (1.12%) SAP
6 2 (0.74%) Sage
6 2 (0.74%) Typemock
7 1 (0.37%) MathWorks
7 1 (0.37%) Sony
7 1 (0.37%) T-Plan
7 1 (0.37%) Twitter
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