The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had C++/Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Java Developer
Rank 808 766 678
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -88
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 118 192 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.19% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 111 166 322
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
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++/Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 25 May 2016 within the UK.

C++/Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++/Java Developer
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -35 117 £50,000 +5.26% 22
London -30 46 £70,000 +47.36% 8
South East +5 41 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Surrey -18 22 £47,500 -13.63% 3
East of England +37 18 £43,750 +2.94% 5
Cambridgeshire +18 18 £43,750 -2.77% 5
Cambridge +15 18 £43,750 -2.77% 5
Walton-on-Thames -13 17 £45,000 -14.28% 3
South West +12 11 £49,000 +7.10% 3
West Sussex +1 9 £55,000 +15.78%
Crawley - 9 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire +7 8 £49,500 +19.27% 2
Cheltenham -3 8 £49,500 +26.92% 2
Aldershot - 4 £40,000 -
Chiswick - 4 £47,250 -
Hampshire - 4 £40,000 -
Oxford +3 3 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Oxfordshire -9 3 £35,000 -6.66% 1
City of London +21 2 £70,000 +47.36% 1
Berkshire +14 2 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Bath - 2 £47,500 -
Reading - 2 £30,000 - 1
Somerset - 2 £47,500 - 1
Bristol +8 1 £24,000 -11.52%
Yorkshire +1 1 £35,000 -10.25%
Uckfield - 1 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in the job title.

1 256 (100.00%) C++
1 256 (100.00%) Java
2 94 (36.72%) Software Engineering
3 93 (36.33%) Python
4 89 (34.77%) C
5 82 (32.03%) C#
6 81 (31.64%) Finance
7 78 (30.47%) Linux
7 78 (30.47%) OO
8 76 (29.69%) Degree
9 63 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (20.31%) Computer Science
11 47 (18.36%) Windows
12 46 (17.97%) SQL
13 39 (15.23%) Multithreading
14 38 (14.84%) .NET
14 38 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
15 37 (14.45%) HTML
15 37 (14.45%) Security Cleared
16 36 (14.06%) OOP
17 34 (13.28%) CSS
17 34 (13.28%) Mathematics
18 33 (12.89%) SC Cleared
19 29 (11.33%) Front Office
19 29 (11.33%) Oracle
20 27 (10.55%) DV Cleared
21 26 (10.16%) JavaScript
22 25 (9.77%) Scala
22 25 (9.77%) Hedge funds
23 24 (9.38%) Waterfall

C++/Java 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 11 (4.30%) Confluence
2 5 (1.95%) JBoss
2 5 (1.95%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.95%) WebLogic
2 5 (1.95%) WordPress
3 3 (1.17%) Node.js
4 2 (0.78%) Drupal
4 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.39%) Jetty
5 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Magento
1 3 (1.17%) MetaTrader
1 3 (1.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.81%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.34%) GitHub
6 3 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.56%) SSL
2 3 (1.17%) Firewall
2 3 (1.17%) Internet
2 3 (1.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.38%) MySQL
2 18 (7.03%) Big Data
3 14 (5.47%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.91%) KDB
5 8 (3.13%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.39%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.39%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.39%) Riak
9 1 (0.39%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 23 (8.98%) Eclipse
2 14 (5.47%) JIRA
3 4 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.56%) JUnit
3 4 (1.56%) Maven
3 4 (1.56%) Selenium
4 3 (1.17%) Subversion
5 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.39%) Ant
6 1 (0.39%) Hudson
6 1 (0.39%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 81 (31.64%) Finance
2 29 (11.33%) Front Office
3 22 (8.59%) Automotive
4 17 (6.64%) Telecoms
5 16 (6.25%) Banking
5 16 (6.25%) Financial Institution
6 15 (5.86%) Games
6 15 (5.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (5.47%) Aerospace
8 11 (4.30%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.95%) Legal
10 4 (1.56%) Publishing
11 2 (0.78%) Local Government
12 1 (0.39%) Back Office
12 1 (0.39%) Marketing
12 1 (0.39%) Military
12 1 (0.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.84%) .NET
2 37 (14.45%) HTML
3 34 (13.28%) CSS
4 21 (8.20%) JSP
5 15 (5.86%) XML
6 11 (4.30%) jQuery
6 11 (4.30%) OpenCL
7 10 (3.91%) ASP.NET
7 10 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (3.91%) Swing
8 9 (3.52%) Apache Flex
9 7 (2.73%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (2.73%) JNI
10 6 (2.34%) DirectX
10 6 (2.34%) J2EE
10 6 (2.34%) OpenGL
10 6 (2.34%) RESTful
10 6 (2.34%) Web Services
11 5 (1.95%) HTML5
11 5 (1.95%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.31%) Computer Science
2 38 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (13.28%) Mathematics
4 25 (9.77%) Hedge funds
5 13 (5.08%) Algorithms
6 11 (4.30%) Data Structures
6 11 (4.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (4.30%) VHDL
7 10 (3.91%) Equities
7 10 (3.91%) Physics
8 9 (3.52%) Fixed Income
9 8 (3.13%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (2.73%) Statistics
11 5 (1.95%) Cyber Attack
12 4 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (1.56%) Derivative
12 4 (1.56%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (1.56%) User Experience
13 3 (1.17%) Internet of Things
13 3 (1.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 78 (30.47%) Linux
2 47 (18.36%) Windows
3 23 (8.98%) Android
3 23 (8.98%) Mac OS X
3 23 (8.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (8.98%) Unix
4 9 (3.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (36.72%) Software Engineering
2 78 (30.47%) OO
3 63 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (15.23%) Multithreading
5 36 (14.06%) OOP
6 24 (9.38%) Waterfall
7 21 (8.20%) TDD
8 20 (7.81%) Open Source
8 20 (7.81%) Web Design
9 19 (7.42%) Algorithmic Trading
10 18 (7.03%) Electronic Trading
10 18 (7.03%) SDLC
11 17 (6.64%) Functional Programming
11 17 (6.64%) Static Code Analysis
12 16 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (5.86%) Android Development
14 13 (5.08%) Refactoring
15 12 (4.69%) MVC
16 11 (4.30%) UML
16 11 (4.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 256 (100.00%) C++
1 256 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (36.33%) Python
3 89 (34.77%) C
4 82 (32.03%) C#
5 46 (17.97%) SQL
6 26 (10.16%) JavaScript
7 25 (9.77%) Scala
8 23 (8.98%) Perl
9 21 (8.20%) PHP
10 20 (7.81%) Assembly Language
11 18 (7.03%) Ruby
12 9 (3.52%) Groovy
13 6 (2.34%) F#
14 4 (1.56%) Erlang
14 4 (1.56%) Go
14 4 (1.56%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.17%) Clojure
15 3 (1.17%) VC++
16 2 (0.78%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 76 (29.69%) Degree
2 37 (14.45%) Security Cleared
3 33 (12.89%) SC Cleared
4 27 (10.55%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.95%) PhD
6 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) Ansible
1 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.78%) Puppet
2 1 (0.39%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 29 (11.33%) Oracle
2 15 (5.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.69%) Google
4 11 (4.30%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.17%) Sybase
6 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.39%) Altova
7 1 (0.39%) Cognos
7 1 (0.39%) Fiorano
7 1 (0.39%) ILOG
7 1 (0.39%) Splunk
7 1 (0.39%) Talend
7 1 (0.39%) WSO2
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