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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/Java Developer
Rank 838 847 810
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 64 77 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.066% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.070% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 60 74 72
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +54.92%

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
104155 109749 101582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86857 88754 84247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015 within the UK.

C++/Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++/Java Developer
Top 27 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 2 September 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 +21 64 £52,500 - 10
London +2 47 £60,000 +14.28% 5
South East -7 11 £52,500 +16.66% 2
City of London +25 7 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Surrey +11 6 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Oxford - 4 £43,750 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £43,750 - 1
North West - 2 £34,750 -
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £45,000 - 1
Surbiton - 2 £48,500 -
Gloucester -12 1 £45,000 -2.17%
South West -18 1 £45,000 +7.78% 2
Gloucestershire -21 1 £45,000 +7.78% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £30,000 -
Sunderland - 1 £30,000 -
North East - 1 £30,000 - 1
Wellingborough - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,500 -
Crawley - 1 £40,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £35,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £30,000 -
Manchester - 1 £34,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £35,000 -

C++/Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 118 (100.00%) C++
1 118 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (51.69%) Finance
3 46 (38.98%) Linux
4 38 (32.20%) Degree
5 31 (26.27%) C#
6 30 (25.42%) UNIX
7 28 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (23.73%) Software Engineering
8 27 (22.88%) Computer Science
9 26 (22.03%) SDLC
10 25 (21.19%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (21.19%) Derivative
10 25 (21.19%) Banking
11 24 (20.34%) Investment Banking
11 24 (20.34%) Python
11 24 (20.34%) SQL
12 22 (18.64%) Multithreading
13 21 (17.80%) Equities
14 20 (16.95%) C
15 18 (15.25%) Tcl
15 18 (15.25%) Algorithms
16 17 (14.41%) OO
17 15 (12.71%) Legal
17 15 (12.71%) Data Management
17 15 (12.71%) Front Office
18 14 (11.86%) Mathematics
19 13 (11.02%) Data Structures
19 13 (11.02%) Perl
20 12 (10.17%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) LDAP
1 1 (0.85%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.85%) RFID
1 1 (0.85%) NFC
1 1 (0.85%) Multicast
1 1 (0.85%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
1 8 (6.78%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.54%) Big Data
4 2 (1.69%) MySQL
4 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.39%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (2.54%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.85%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.85%) Subversion
5 1 (0.85%) Maven
General
1 61 (51.69%) Finance
2 25 (21.19%) Banking
3 24 (20.34%) Investment Banking
4 15 (12.71%) Legal
4 15 (12.71%) Front Office
5 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.24%) Automotive
5 5 (4.24%) Games
6 4 (3.39%) Back Office
7 3 (2.54%) Law
8 2 (1.69%) Retail
9 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.85%) Publishing
9 1 (0.85%) Marketing
9 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.85%) Electronics
9 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.32%) XML
2 9 (7.63%) SOAP
2 9 (7.63%) STL
3 5 (4.24%) .NET
3 5 (4.24%) OpenGL
4 4 (3.39%) jQuery
4 4 (3.39%) HTML
4 4 (3.39%) Swing
4 4 (3.39%) Spring
5 3 (2.54%) CSS
5 3 (2.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (2.54%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (2.54%) FreeSWITCH
5 3 (2.54%) WPF
6 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.69%) J2EE
7 1 (0.85%) MFC
7 1 (0.85%) JSP
7 1 (0.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.88%) Computer Science
2 25 (21.19%) Derivative
2 25 (21.19%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (17.80%) Equities
4 18 (15.25%) Algorithms
5 14 (11.86%) Mathematics
6 13 (11.02%) Data Structures
7 11 (9.32%) Hedge funds
8 6 (5.08%) Physics
9 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (3.39%) Fixed Income
9 4 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (3.39%) Device Driver
9 4 (3.39%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.69%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (1.69%) CUDA
11 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.85%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.85%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.98%) Linux
2 30 (25.42%) UNIX
3 12 (10.17%) Android
4 9 (7.63%) Windows
5 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (23.73%) Software Engineering
2 26 (22.03%) SDLC
3 22 (18.64%) Multithreading
4 17 (14.41%) OO
5 15 (12.71%) Data Management
6 10 (8.47%) OOD
7 9 (7.63%) UML
7 9 (7.63%) Low Latency
8 8 (6.78%) Android Development
9 6 (5.08%) Linux Kernel Development
9 6 (5.08%) SOA
9 6 (5.08%) Risk Management
9 6 (5.08%) Open Source
10 5 (4.24%) Use Case
10 5 (4.24%) TDD
10 5 (4.24%) iOS Development
10 5 (4.24%) Static Code Analysis
11 4 (3.39%) OOP
11 4 (3.39%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (100.00%) C++
1 118 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (26.27%) C#
3 24 (20.34%) SQL
3 24 (20.34%) Python
4 20 (16.95%) C
5 18 (15.25%) Tcl
6 13 (11.02%) Perl
7 11 (9.32%) Scala
8 10 (8.47%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.24%) Ruby
11 4 (3.39%) PHP
12 3 (2.54%) VB
12 3 (2.54%) MATLAB
12 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.54%) F#
13 2 (1.69%) Lua
13 2 (1.69%) R
14 1 (0.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 38 (32.20%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) PhD
3 3 (2.54%) CCNA
3 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Kamailio
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (7.63%) Oracle
2 3 (2.54%) Sybase
3 2 (1.69%) IBM
3 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.85%) Google
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
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