The table below looks at the statistics for the C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++/Java Developer
Rank 829 779 757
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 73 97 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.091% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.096% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 70 90 142
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £79,750 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.30% -5.33%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
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++/Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++/Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C++/Java Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer within the UK.

C++/Java Developer Salary Trend in the UK

C++/Java Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

C++/Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++/Java Developer
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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 -44 67 £50,000 -9.09% 6
London -49 48 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Suffolk +16 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East of England -18 8 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Ipswich - 8 £37,500 - 1
City of London +3 6 £45,000 -35.71% 2
Gloucestershire -1 6 £42,500 +18.05%
South West -26 6 £42,500 +18.05%
Teddington -8 5 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Scotland -13 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Edinburgh - 5 £55,000 -
South East -22 4 £48,500 +36.61% 1
Cheltenham -10 2 £38,750 +7.63%
Gloucester - 2 £46,000 -
Twickenham - 2 £55,000 -
Tyne and Wear -7 1 £42,000 +40.00%
North East -8 1 £42,000 +40.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 1 £42,000 +40.00%
Hampshire -9 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Middlesex - 1 £52,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 - 1
Oxford - 1 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £55,000 -

C++/Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in their job title.

1 162 (100.00%) C++
1 162 (100.00%) Java
2 86 (53.09%) OO
3 77 (47.53%) Degree
4 68 (41.98%) C#
5 66 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (39.51%) Software Engineering
7 55 (33.95%) Finance
8 49 (30.25%) Multithreading
9 44 (27.16%) Mathematics
9 44 (27.16%) Computer Science
10 34 (20.99%) Linux
11 32 (19.75%) UNIX
12 30 (18.52%) Python
12 30 (18.52%) JavaScript
12 30 (18.52%) Physics
13 29 (17.90%) PhD
14 27 (16.67%) HTML
15 26 (16.05%) Games
16 25 (15.43%) OOD
17 24 (14.81%) C
18 23 (14.20%) SQL
19 21 (12.96%) SQL Server
20 20 (12.35%) Oracle
20 20 (12.35%) Banking
21 19 (11.73%) TDD
21 19 (11.73%) Shell Script
22 18 (11.11%) Security Cleared
22 18 (11.11%) Relational Database
23 17 (10.49%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.09%) WebLogic
1 5 (3.09%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (2.47%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.62%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (4.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.32%) Big Data
5 6 (3.70%) KDB
6 5 (3.09%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.09%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.47%) MySQL
8 3 (1.85%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.85%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.23%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.17%) JUnit
3 9 (5.56%) ClearCase
4 8 (4.94%) Maven
5 4 (2.47%) Subversion
6 1 (0.62%) Selenium
6 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 55 (33.95%) Finance
2 26 (16.05%) Games
3 20 (12.35%) Banking
4 15 (9.26%) Investment Banking
5 13 (8.02%) Front Office
6 10 (6.17%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.47%) Back Office
7 4 (2.47%) Billing
8 3 (1.85%) Wholesale Banking
8 3 (1.85%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.67%) HTML
2 12 (7.41%) .NET
3 10 (6.17%) HTML5
4 8 (4.94%) ASP.NET
4 8 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (3.70%) Spring
6 5 (3.09%) J2SE
6 5 (3.09%) Rendezvous
7 4 (2.47%) XML
7 4 (2.47%) REST
8 2 (1.23%) XSLT
8 2 (1.23%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.23%) CSS
8 2 (1.23%) WPF
9 1 (0.62%) XMPP
9 1 (0.62%) JSON
9 1 (0.62%) FFmpeg
9 1 (0.62%) ZeroMQ
9 1 (0.62%) Bottle
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.16%) Mathematics
1 44 (27.16%) Computer Science
2 30 (18.52%) Physics
3 16 (9.88%) Hedge funds
4 11 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.79%) Derivative
5 10 (6.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (5.56%) Fixed Income
7 8 (4.94%) Grid Computing
8 5 (3.09%) GIS
8 5 (3.09%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (3.09%) Market Risk
8 5 (3.09%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (2.47%) Equities
9 4 (2.47%) Statistics
10 3 (1.85%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.85%) Social Media
10 3 (1.85%) User Experience
11 2 (1.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.99%) Linux
2 32 (19.75%) UNIX
3 14 (8.64%) Windows
4 12 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.32%) Android
6 4 (2.47%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.23%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (53.09%) OO
2 66 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (39.51%) Software Engineering
4 49 (30.25%) Multithreading
5 25 (15.43%) OOD
6 19 (11.73%) TDD
7 16 (9.88%) Scrum
8 15 (9.26%) Low Latency
9 14 (8.64%) Game Development
10 12 (7.41%) Unit Testing
10 12 (7.41%) OOP
11 10 (6.17%) UML
11 10 (6.17%) Refactoring
12 9 (5.56%) MVC
12 9 (5.56%) Cyber Security
13 8 (4.94%) Investment Management
14 6 (3.70%) Software Architecture
14 6 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (3.09%) Parallel Programming
15 5 (3.09%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 162 (100.00%) C++
1 162 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (41.98%) C#
3 30 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 30 (18.52%) Python
4 24 (14.81%) C
5 23 (14.20%) SQL
6 19 (11.73%) Shell Script
7 10 (6.17%) Perl
8 8 (4.94%) PHP
9 6 (3.70%) F#
9 6 (3.70%) Scala
10 4 (2.47%) VB
10 4 (2.47%) Ada
10 4 (2.47%) Groovy
11 2 (1.23%) R
11 2 (1.23%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.62%) Jython
12 1 (0.62%) Lua
12 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 77 (47.53%) Degree
2 29 (17.90%) PhD
3 18 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 17 (10.49%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (12.35%) Oracle
2 10 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.94%) Sybase
4 6 (3.70%) TIBCO
4 6 (3.70%) 29West
5 4 (2.47%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.23%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.62%) Reuters
7 1 (0.62%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.62%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.62%) Google
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Ipswich
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
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Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
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