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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++/C# Developer
Rank 784 828 787
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 115 149 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 109 139 185
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £29,300 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £96,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +38 115 £45,000 -10.00% 17
South East +33 55 £48,750 +8.33% 3
London +10 25 £50,000 -33.33% 4
Buckinghamshire - 18 £42,500 -
Surrey +17 16 £50,000 -
Aylesbury - 15 £42,500 -
Berkshire +8 14 £55,000 +57.14% 2
East of England +17 11 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Cambridgeshire +15 9 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Cambridge +15 9 £32,500 -27.77% 6
Newbury - 7 £55,000 - 1
South West -3 6 £33,500 +11.66%
East Midlands - 6 £45,000 - 1
Northampton - 6 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £45,000 -
City of London +42 5 £82,500 +83.33% 2
Walton-on-Thames 0 5 £47,500 -13.63%
Birmingham - 5 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £52,500 -
North East +3 4 £40,750 -32.08% 2
Devon +2 4 £33,500 +17.54%
Tyne and Wear +1 4 £40,750 -32.08% 2
Oxford -7 4 £36,250 -9.37%
Oxfordshire -10 4 £36,250 -9.37%
Gateshead - 4 £40,750 - 1
Exeter - 4 £33,500 -
Buckingham - 3 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £40,000 -
Kent - 3 £67,500 -
Yorkshire +30 2 £40,500 +22.72% 1

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 222 (100.00%) C#
1 222 (100.00%) C++
2 110 (49.55%) .NET
3 77 (34.68%) Java
3 77 (34.68%) OO
4 71 (31.98%) SQL
5 67 (30.18%) Finance
6 63 (28.38%) Windows
6 63 (28.38%) Degree
7 61 (27.48%) Software Engineering
8 50 (22.52%) JavaScript
9 46 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (19.82%) Telecoms
11 43 (19.37%) OOP
11 43 (19.37%) Microsoft
12 42 (18.92%) SQL Server
13 40 (18.02%) Computer Science
14 39 (17.57%) Python
15 37 (16.67%) WPF
16 36 (16.22%) SDLC
17 32 (14.41%) Web Services
18 28 (12.61%) Automotive
19 27 (12.16%) Aerospace
20 25 (11.26%) Multithreading
21 24 (10.81%) Games
21 24 (10.81%) Linux
22 23 (10.36%) Mathematics
23 22 (9.91%) Oracle
23 22 (9.91%) ASP.NET
24 20 (9.01%) Front Office

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 10 (4.50%) IIS
2 4 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.80%) Drupal
2 4 (1.80%) WordPress
3 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 7 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.35%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.86%) HTTP
2 5 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.80%) RTP
3 4 (1.80%) TETRA
4 2 (0.90%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.90%) Firewall
4 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.41%) MySQL
3 10 (4.50%) MariaDB
3 10 (4.50%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.50%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.70%) Big Data
4 6 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.90%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (7.21%) Subversion
2 12 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.60%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.25%) Microsoft Blend
4 5 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.80%) CppUnit
5 4 (1.80%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.80%) MSTest
6 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.90%) JIRA
6 2 (0.90%) NUnit
7 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.45%) FinalBuilder
7 1 (0.45%) JUnit
7 1 (0.45%) Maven
7 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.45%) Mockito
7 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 67 (30.18%) Finance
2 44 (19.82%) Telecoms
3 28 (12.61%) Automotive
4 27 (12.16%) Aerospace
5 24 (10.81%) Games
6 20 (9.01%) Front Office
7 16 (7.21%) Banking
8 13 (5.86%) Financial Institution
8 13 (5.86%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (2.25%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.80%) Local Government
11 3 (1.35%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.35%) Marketing
12 2 (0.90%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (49.55%) .NET
2 37 (16.67%) WPF
3 32 (14.41%) Web Services
4 22 (9.91%) ASP.NET
5 19 (8.56%) HTML
6 16 (7.21%) jQuery
7 15 (6.76%) OpenGL
7 15 (6.76%) WCF
8 14 (6.31%) CSS
9 13 (5.86%) .NET Framework
9 13 (5.86%) HTML5
9 13 (5.86%) Node.js
9 13 (5.86%) STL
9 13 (5.86%) XML
10 11 (4.95%) WinForms
11 9 (4.05%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 8 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (3.60%) Qt
13 7 (3.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (3.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.02%) Computer Science
2 23 (10.36%) Mathematics
3 10 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.60%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.70%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (2.25%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.80%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.80%) Animation
7 4 (1.80%) Derivative
7 4 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.80%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.80%) Physics
8 3 (1.35%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.35%) iPad
8 3 (1.35%) User Experience
8 3 (1.35%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.90%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 63 (28.38%) Windows
2 24 (10.81%) Linux
3 15 (6.76%) Unix
4 11 (4.95%) Android
4 11 (4.95%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.60%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (34.68%) OO
2 61 (27.48%) Software Engineering
3 46 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (19.37%) OOP
5 36 (16.22%) SDLC
6 25 (11.26%) Multithreading
7 19 (8.56%) MVC
8 16 (7.21%) Mentoring
9 15 (6.76%) OOD
10 14 (6.31%) TDD
11 13 (5.86%) Algorithmic Trading
11 13 (5.86%) UML
12 12 (5.41%) Software Architecture
12 12 (5.41%) Static Code Analysis
12 12 (5.41%) Web Development
13 11 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (4.95%) Scrum
14 8 (3.60%) Game Development
14 8 (3.60%) Project Management
14 8 (3.60%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 222 (100.00%) C#
1 222 (100.00%) C++
2 77 (34.68%) Java
3 71 (31.98%) SQL
4 50 (22.52%) JavaScript
5 39 (17.57%) Python
6 17 (7.66%) C
7 10 (4.50%) VB
7 10 (4.50%) VC++
8 8 (3.60%) PHP
9 7 (3.15%) COBOL
9 7 (3.15%) Delphi
10 6 (2.70%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.25%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.25%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.90%) HLSL
12 2 (0.90%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.90%) Scala
12 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (28.38%) Degree
2 5 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.35%) Docker
2 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.90%) LXC
3 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (19.37%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.91%) Oracle
3 10 (4.50%) Google
4 4 (1.80%) Capita
4 4 (1.80%) Rally
5 2 (0.90%) Sage
5 2 (0.90%) SAP
6 1 (0.45%) Progress
6 1 (0.45%) Sony
6 1 (0.45%) T-Plan
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