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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Java Developer
Rank 795 766 769
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 112 201 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 100 178 203
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

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
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 2016 within the UK.

C++/Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++/Java 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++/Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
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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 -16 109 £50,000 +5.26% 16
London -20 57 £50,000 -23.07% 8
South East +42 21 £50,000 +5.26% 3
East of England +28 17 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +28 16 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Cambridge +21 15 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Berkshire +38 11 £55,000 +37.50%
Surrey +36 8 £50,000 -4.76% 2
North West +6 7 £39,000 +14.70% 2
Newbury - 7 £55,000 -
City of London +44 6 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Cheshire - 6 £39,000 -
Nantwich - 6 £39,000 -
Leeds +32 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +23 3 £35,000 +4.47%
West Yorkshire +19 3 £35,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +19 3 £47,500 -5.00%
South West -12 3 £37,000 +23.33%
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Reading +19 2 - -
Hampshire +16 2 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Fareham - 2 £35,000 -
Somerset - 2 £35,000 -
East Midlands +17 1 £35,000 -36.36%
Bristol +4 1 £39,000 +73.33%
Manchester -1 1 £49,000 +48.48% 2
Matlock - 1 £35,000 -
Bath - 1 £35,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 231 (100.00%) C++
1 231 (100.00%) Java
2 102 (44.16%) OO
3 89 (38.53%) Degree
4 81 (35.06%) Python
5 80 (34.63%) Finance
6 75 (32.47%) C#
7 72 (31.17%) Software Engineering
8 67 (29.00%) Computer Science
8 67 (29.00%) C
8 67 (29.00%) SQL
9 60 (25.97%) Linux
10 54 (23.38%) SDLC
11 53 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (20.78%) Windows
12 48 (20.78%) Telecoms
13 44 (19.05%) OOP
14 42 (18.18%) Eclipse
15 39 (16.88%) Automotive
16 36 (15.58%) Unix
16 36 (15.58%) Multithreading
17 31 (13.42%) Aerospace
17 31 (13.42%) JavaScript
18 29 (12.55%) TDD
18 29 (12.55%) .NET
19 28 (12.12%) Mathematics
20 26 (11.26%) Banking
20 26 (11.26%) Static Code Analysis
21 25 (10.82%) Oracle
22 24 (10.39%) XML

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 5 (2.16%) JBoss
2 4 (1.73%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.73%) Drupal
2 4 (1.73%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.73%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.73%) WordPress
3 3 (1.30%) Jetty
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.43%) IIS
4 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.46%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.76%) Wireshark
2 10 (4.33%) Network Security
3 7 (3.03%) SNMP
4 6 (2.60%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.16%) Internet
6 2 (0.87%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.49%) NoSQL
2 12 (5.19%) MySQL
3 11 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (4.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.46%) Big Data
5 8 (3.46%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.16%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.16%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.30%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.30%) Berkeley DB
7 3 (1.30%) Impala
8 2 (0.87%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 12 (5.19%) JUnit
3 11 (4.76%) Maven
4 5 (2.16%) Subversion
5 4 (1.73%) JIRA
6 2 (0.87%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.87%) Selenium
7 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.43%) Mockito
7 1 (0.43%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.43%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (34.63%) Finance
2 48 (20.78%) Telecoms
3 39 (16.88%) Automotive
4 31 (13.42%) Aerospace
5 26 (11.26%) Banking
6 16 (6.93%) Games
7 13 (5.63%) Front Office
8 11 (4.76%) Financial Institution
9 9 (3.90%) Marketing
9 9 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (2.60%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.73%) Legal
11 4 (1.73%) Local Government
11 4 (1.73%) Military
12 3 (1.30%) Billing
12 3 (1.30%) Law
12 3 (1.30%) Publishing
13 1 (0.43%) Back Office
13 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.55%) .NET
2 24 (10.39%) XML
3 22 (9.52%) HTML
4 16 (6.93%) CSS
5 14 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 13 (5.63%) GWT
7 9 (3.90%) ASP.NET
7 9 (3.90%) XML Schema
8 7 (3.03%) Spring
9 6 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (2.60%) Guava
9 6 (2.60%) J2EE
9 6 (2.60%) JPA
10 5 (2.16%) Apache Camel
10 5 (2.16%) Apache CXF
10 5 (2.16%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.16%) HTML5
10 5 (2.16%) JSP
10 5 (2.16%) Swing
10 5 (2.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 67 (29.00%) Computer Science
2 28 (12.12%) Mathematics
3 13 (5.63%) Physics
4 12 (5.19%) Equities
5 11 (4.76%) Hedge funds
6 10 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.46%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.46%) Visualisation
8 7 (3.03%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (3.03%) Derivative
9 6 (2.60%) Raspberry Pi
10 5 (2.16%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.73%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.30%) Data Integration
12 3 (1.30%) Fintech
12 3 (1.30%) Fixed Income
12 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.30%) Market Risk
13 2 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (25.97%) Linux
2 48 (20.78%) Windows
3 36 (15.58%) Unix
4 19 (8.23%) Android
5 13 (5.63%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.33%) CentOS
7 2 (0.87%) Solaris
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (44.16%) OO
2 72 (31.17%) Software Engineering
3 54 (23.38%) SDLC
4 53 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (19.05%) OOP
6 36 (15.58%) Multithreading
7 29 (12.55%) TDD
8 26 (11.26%) Static Code Analysis
9 20 (8.66%) UML
9 20 (8.66%) Unit Testing
10 19 (8.23%) Mentoring
11 18 (7.79%) Use Case
12 14 (6.06%) Refactoring
13 13 (5.63%) Scrum
14 12 (5.19%) Android Development
15 11 (4.76%) Network Management
16 10 (4.33%) Concurrent Programming
16 10 (4.33%) Data Modelling
16 10 (4.33%) OOA/OOD
17 9 (3.90%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 231 (100.00%) C++
1 231 (100.00%) Java
2 81 (35.06%) Python
3 75 (32.47%) C#
4 67 (29.00%) C
4 67 (29.00%) SQL
5 31 (13.42%) JavaScript
6 14 (6.06%) Perl
7 11 (4.76%) PHP
7 11 (4.76%) Scala
8 8 (3.46%) Ruby
9 7 (3.03%) COBOL
10 6 (2.60%) AWK
11 5 (2.16%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.73%) Groovy
12 4 (1.73%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.73%) Tcl
12 4 (1.73%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.30%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (38.53%) Degree
2 8 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.60%) PhD
5 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.16%) Ansible
1 5 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (10.82%) Oracle
2 20 (8.66%) Google
3 14 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.16%) Solace
6 2 (0.87%) Dell
6 2 (0.87%) Sybase
6 2 (0.87%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.43%) SAP
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