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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/Java Developer
Rank 815 804 765
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 65 85 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.082% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.086% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 62 82 105
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £35,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

C++/Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++/Java Developer
Top 26 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 26 January 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 -10 64 £57,500 +4.54% 5
London -5 43 £72,500 +20.83% 3
South East -20 15 £55,000 +51.72% 2
Surrey - 9 £60,000 - 2
City of London -5 6 £52,500 -23.63%
Berkshire - 5 £55,000 -
Newbury - 5 £55,000 -
Sunderland -2 2 £30,000 -
North East -6 2 £30,000 -
East of England -8 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 2 £30,000 -
Tyne and Wear -18 2 £30,000 -
Gloucester +10 1 £36,500 -20.65%
Scotland 0 1 - - 1
Cambridge 0 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Gloucestershire -8 1 £36,500 -20.65%
Hampshire -17 1 £30,000 -
South West -19 1 £36,500 -8.75%
Hertfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £21,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £75,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £21,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -
Wembley - 1 £50,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £30,000 -

C++/Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 142 (100.00%) C++
1 142 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (52.82%) C#
3 54 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (35.92%) Finance
4 51 (35.92%) OO
5 39 (27.46%) Degree
6 36 (25.35%) Multithreading
6 36 (25.35%) UNIX
7 35 (24.65%) Software Engineering
8 27 (19.01%) Linux
9 26 (18.31%) TDD
10 25 (17.61%) HTML
10 25 (17.61%) JavaScript
11 23 (16.20%) Computer Science
11 23 (16.20%) Mathematics
12 22 (15.49%) Python
13 21 (14.79%) Banking
13 21 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (14.08%) Equities
14 20 (14.08%) .NET
15 19 (13.38%) SQL
15 19 (13.38%) Investment Banking
16 17 (11.97%) Physics
16 17 (11.97%) C
16 17 (11.97%) Scrum
17 16 (11.27%) Derivative
17 16 (11.27%) Oracle
17 16 (11.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 14 (9.86%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (3.52%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (2.11%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (2.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.70%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.75%) Relational Database
2 9 (6.34%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.23%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.11%) MySQL
5 3 (2.11%) SQLite
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.63%) Subversion
2 8 (5.63%) ClearCase
3 7 (4.93%) JUnit
4 6 (4.23%) Maven
5 4 (2.82%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.11%) Bugzilla
6 3 (2.11%) JIRA
6 3 (2.11%) Redmine
6 3 (2.11%) Ant
7 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (35.92%) Finance
2 21 (14.79%) Banking
3 19 (13.38%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.34%) Games
5 7 (4.93%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.23%) Front Office
7 3 (2.11%) Back Office
8 1 (0.70%) Electronics
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.61%) HTML
2 20 (14.08%) .NET
3 14 (9.86%) Spring
4 13 (9.15%) XML
5 9 (6.34%) HTML5
6 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (3.52%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (3.52%) JSON
6 5 (3.52%) Swing
6 5 (3.52%) Rendezvous
6 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.82%) WCF
8 3 (2.11%) ICEfaces
8 3 (2.11%) CSS
9 2 (1.41%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.41%) J2SE
9 2 (1.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (1.41%) Web Services
10 1 (0.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.20%) Mathematics
1 23 (16.20%) Computer Science
2 21 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (14.08%) Equities
4 17 (11.97%) Physics
5 16 (11.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (11.27%) Derivative
6 13 (9.15%) Fixed Income
7 11 (7.75%) Hedge funds
7 11 (7.75%) Algorithms
8 10 (7.04%) Data Structures
9 8 (5.63%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (5.63%) Grid Computing
10 3 (2.11%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (2.11%) Market Risk
10 3 (2.11%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.41%) Open Source
11 2 (1.41%) CUDA
11 2 (1.41%) Life Science
12 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.35%) UNIX
2 27 (19.01%) Linux
3 11 (7.75%) Windows
4 7 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.11%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.11%) LynxOS
6 1 (0.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.92%) OO
3 36 (25.35%) Multithreading
4 35 (24.65%) Software Engineering
5 26 (18.31%) TDD
6 17 (11.97%) Scrum
7 13 (9.15%) Software Architecture
8 12 (8.45%) UML
8 12 (8.45%) OOP
9 9 (6.34%) Low Latency
9 9 (6.34%) Refactoring
10 8 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (5.63%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.23%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.23%) Electronic Trading
11 6 (4.23%) OOD
11 6 (4.23%) MVC
11 6 (4.23%) Cyber Security
12 5 (3.52%) Systematic Trading
12 5 (3.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) C++
1 142 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (52.82%) C#
3 25 (17.61%) JavaScript
4 22 (15.49%) Python
5 19 (13.38%) SQL
6 17 (11.97%) C
7 9 (6.34%) Perl
8 8 (5.63%) Ada
8 8 (5.63%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.93%) Tcl
10 4 (2.82%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.11%) Groovy
12 2 (1.41%) R
13 1 (0.70%) GLSL
13 1 (0.70%) Scala
13 1 (0.70%) MAXScript
13 1 (0.70%) Fortran
13 1 (0.70%) VB
13 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (27.46%) Degree
2 11 (7.75%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.63%) DV Cleared
4 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.52%) PhD
6 1 (0.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 3 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (11.27%) Oracle
2 6 (4.23%) ION Trading
3 5 (3.52%) 29West
3 5 (3.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.52%) Informatica
3 5 (3.52%) TIBCO
3 5 (3.52%) Reuters
4 4 (2.82%) Sybase
5 3 (2.11%) HP
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.70%) Yolus
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