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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Java Developer
Rank 846 772 693
Rank change year-on-year
-74 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 102 199 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 93 184 302
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016 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 30 April 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 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 -86 102 £55,000 +10.00% 18
London -30 45 £70,000 +27.27% 4
South East -4 34 £50,000 -4.76% 7
East of England +12 16 £43,750 -2.77% 6
Cambridgeshire +9 16 £43,750 -2.77% 6
Cambridge +12 15 £42,500 -5.55% 5
West Sussex +3 14 £55,000 +15.78%
Crawley +9 13 £55,000 +22.22%
Surrey -28 11 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Walton-on-Thames -18 10 £43,750 -16.66% 6
South West -1 6 £52,500 +40.00%
Gloucestershire +13 5 £55,000 +20.21%
Hampshire +5 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Cheltenham +4 5 £55,000 +32.53%
Oxford +8 4 £62,500 +66.66%
Oxfordshire -5 4 £62,500 +66.66%
Chiswick - 4 £47,250 -
Aldershot - 4 £40,000 -
City of London +26 3 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Yorkshire +13 1 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Bath +11 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Somerset -4 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Southampton - 1 £45,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £23,500 -
Leeds - 1 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1

C++/Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 243 (100.00%) C++
1 243 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (38.27%) Software Engineering
3 92 (37.86%) C#
3 92 (37.86%) Python
4 87 (35.80%) C
5 81 (33.33%) Linux
6 74 (30.45%) OO
7 72 (29.63%) Finance
8 64 (26.34%) Degree
9 60 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (22.63%) Computer Science
11 47 (19.34%) SQL
12 43 (17.70%) Windows
13 42 (17.28%) Multithreading
14 41 (16.87%) .NET
15 38 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
16 37 (15.23%) HTML
17 36 (14.81%) CSS
17 36 (14.81%) Mathematics
18 34 (13.99%) Front Office
18 34 (13.99%) Security Cleared
19 32 (13.17%) Oracle
20 31 (12.76%) SC Cleared
21 28 (11.52%) OOP
22 27 (11.11%) Unix
22 27 (11.11%) DV Cleared
23 26 (10.70%) Hedge funds
24 25 (10.29%) MySQL
25 24 (9.88%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 11 (4.53%) Confluence
2 5 (2.06%) JBoss
2 5 (2.06%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.06%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.65%) Node.js
4 3 (1.23%) WordPress
5 2 (0.82%) IIS
5 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.41%) Jetty
6 1 (0.41%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Magento
1 3 (1.23%) MetaTrader
1 3 (1.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.47%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.47%) GitHub
6 3 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.47%) GSM
2 6 (2.47%) SSL
3 4 (1.65%) INAP
3 4 (1.65%) RTP
3 4 (1.65%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (1.65%) SS7
3 4 (1.65%) TCAP
3 4 (1.65%) VLAN
4 3 (1.23%) Firewall
4 3 (1.23%) HTTP
5 2 (0.82%) VoIP
6 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.29%) MySQL
2 16 (6.58%) Big Data
3 14 (5.76%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.53%) KDB
5 9 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.65%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.82%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.82%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.41%) DB2
9 1 (0.41%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.41%) Riak
Development Applications
1 18 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 12 (4.94%) JIRA
3 8 (3.29%) Maven
4 6 (2.47%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.47%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.47%) NetBeans
5 5 (2.06%) Ant
5 5 (2.06%) Subversion
6 4 (1.65%) Selenium
7 3 (1.23%) JUnit
8 2 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.41%) Hudson
9 1 (0.41%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 72 (29.63%) Finance
2 34 (13.99%) Front Office
3 16 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.76%) Banking
4 14 (5.76%) Financial Institution
5 13 (5.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (4.94%) Automotive
7 10 (4.12%) Games
7 10 (4.12%) Investment Banking
8 7 (2.88%) Aerospace
9 5 (2.06%) Legal
10 3 (1.23%) Publishing
11 2 (0.82%) Electronics
11 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.41%) Back Office
12 1 (0.41%) Marketing
12 1 (0.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.87%) .NET
2 37 (15.23%) HTML
3 36 (14.81%) CSS
4 24 (9.88%) JSP
5 12 (4.94%) XML
6 11 (4.53%) JMS
6 11 (4.53%) OpenCL
7 10 (4.12%) J2EE
7 10 (4.12%) SOAP
7 10 (4.12%) Swing
8 9 (3.70%) Apache Flex
8 9 (3.70%) jQuery
8 9 (3.70%) REST
8 9 (3.70%) Spring
9 8 (3.29%) ASP.NET
9 8 (3.29%) Hibernate
9 8 (3.29%) STL
10 7 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (2.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 7 (2.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 55 (22.63%) Computer Science
2 38 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (14.81%) Mathematics
4 26 (10.70%) Hedge funds
5 14 (5.76%) Algorithms
6 13 (5.35%) Data Structures
7 11 (4.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (4.53%) VHDL
8 9 (3.70%) Fixed Income
9 8 (3.29%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (3.29%) Equities
9 8 (3.29%) Physics
9 8 (3.29%) Statistics
10 5 (2.06%) Cyber Attack
10 5 (2.06%) User Experience
11 4 (1.65%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (1.23%) Derivative
12 3 (1.23%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.23%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.82%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 81 (33.33%) Linux
2 43 (17.70%) Windows
3 27 (11.11%) Unix
4 22 (9.05%) Mac OS X
4 22 (9.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (6.58%) Android
6 4 (1.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (38.27%) Software Engineering
2 74 (30.45%) OO
3 60 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (17.28%) Multithreading
5 28 (11.52%) OOP
6 23 (9.47%) Algorithmic Trading
6 23 (9.47%) Web Design
7 22 (9.05%) Waterfall
8 20 (8.23%) Functional Programming
8 20 (8.23%) Open Source
9 18 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (7.00%) Electronic Trading
11 15 (6.17%) SDLC
12 14 (5.76%) TDD
13 12 (4.94%) Web Development
14 11 (4.53%) Android Development
15 10 (4.12%) Analytics
15 10 (4.12%) Low Latency
15 10 (4.12%) Refactoring
15 10 (4.12%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 243 (100.00%) C++
1 243 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (37.86%) C#
2 92 (37.86%) Python
3 87 (35.80%) C
4 47 (19.34%) SQL
5 24 (9.88%) Scala
6 23 (9.47%) Assembly Language
7 22 (9.05%) JavaScript
8 20 (8.23%) Ruby
9 19 (7.82%) Perl
9 19 (7.82%) PHP
10 8 (3.29%) Groovy
11 6 (2.47%) F#
12 4 (1.65%) Erlang
13 3 (1.23%) Clojure
13 3 (1.23%) Go
13 3 (1.23%) R
13 3 (1.23%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 64 (26.34%) Degree
2 34 (13.99%) Security Cleared
3 31 (12.76%) SC Cleared
4 27 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.65%) iptables
2 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.82%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 32 (13.17%) Oracle
2 13 (5.35%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.53%) Atlassian
4 9 (3.70%) Google
5 2 (0.82%) Perforce
5 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.82%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.41%) Altova
6 1 (0.41%) Cognos
6 1 (0.41%) Fiorano
6 1 (0.41%) ILOG
6 1 (0.41%) Splunk
6 1 (0.41%) Sybase
6 1 (0.41%) Talend
6 1 (0.41%) WSO2
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