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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/Java Developer
Rank 833 807 753
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 59 89 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.084% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 59 84 116
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,600 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £98,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
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 £27,000 £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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

C++/Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++/Java Developer
Top 23 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 27 March 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 -8 59 £55,000 +11.67% 10
South East +17 28 £55,000 +57.14% 2
London +7 26 £66,250 +20.45% 6
Surrey +25 21 £57,500 - 2
Berkshire - 6 £55,000 -
Newbury - 5 £55,000 -
City of London +8 4 £48,750 -42.64% 2
Weybridge - 4 £45,000 -
Guildford - 3 £40,000 -
Esher - 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
East of England - 2 £40,000 - 1
North West +8 1 £35,000 -
West Sussex +3 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Crawley -14 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Wembley - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £80,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £21,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £21,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

C++/Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 134 (100.00%) C++
1 134 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (37.31%) C#
3 47 (35.07%) Finance
4 44 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (28.36%) OO
6 37 (27.61%) UNIX
7 30 (22.39%) Multithreading
7 30 (22.39%) Equities
8 29 (21.64%) TDD
8 29 (21.64%) Degree
9 27 (20.15%) Software Engineering
10 26 (19.40%) Linux
10 26 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (16.42%) Derivative
12 21 (15.67%) Banking
12 21 (15.67%) Scrum
13 20 (14.93%) Investment Banking
14 19 (14.18%) .NET
14 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
14 19 (14.18%) HTML
15 18 (13.43%) Python
16 17 (12.69%) Tcl
16 17 (12.69%) Computer Science
17 16 (11.94%) SQL
17 16 (11.94%) Oracle
18 15 (11.19%) C
18 15 (11.19%) XML
18 15 (11.19%) Spring
18 15 (11.19%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.73%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (1.49%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) Bluetooth
1 3 (2.24%) NFC
2 2 (1.49%) LDAP
2 2 (1.49%) RFID
3 1 (0.75%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.97%) MongoDB
1 8 (5.97%) NoSQL
2 7 (5.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.99%) MySQL
5 3 (2.24%) SQLite
6 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (7.46%) JUnit
2 9 (6.72%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.73%) Subversion
4 4 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.24%) Redmine
5 3 (2.24%) JIRA
5 3 (2.24%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.49%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.49%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (1.49%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.75%) Ant
7 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.75%) Maven
General
1 47 (35.07%) Finance
2 21 (15.67%) Banking
3 20 (14.93%) Investment Banking
4 11 (8.21%) Games
5 5 (3.73%) Front Office
6 4 (2.99%) Back Office
6 4 (2.99%) Electronics
7 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.49%) Automotive
7 2 (1.49%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.18%) HTML
1 19 (14.18%) .NET
2 15 (11.19%) XML
2 15 (11.19%) Spring
3 8 (5.97%) JSON
4 6 (4.48%) HTML5
4 6 (4.48%) Swing
5 5 (3.73%) Rendezvous
5 5 (3.73%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (2.99%) WCF
6 4 (2.99%) J2EE
6 4 (2.99%) CSS
7 3 (2.24%) STL
7 3 (2.24%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.49%) Web Services
8 2 (1.49%) MFC
8 2 (1.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (1.49%) Java SE
9 1 (0.75%) REST
9 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.39%) Equities
2 26 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (16.42%) Derivative
4 17 (12.69%) Computer Science
5 15 (11.19%) Mathematics
6 13 (9.70%) Physics
7 11 (8.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (7.46%) Fixed Income
9 9 (6.72%) Data Structures
10 8 (5.97%) Algorithms
10 8 (5.97%) Hedge funds
11 6 (4.48%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (2.99%) Visualisation
13 3 (2.24%) Life Science
13 3 (2.24%) Grid Computing
13 3 (2.24%) Smartcard
13 3 (2.24%) 3D Graphics
14 2 (1.49%) Open Source
14 2 (1.49%) CUDA
15 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.61%) UNIX
2 26 (19.40%) Linux
3 9 (6.72%) Windows
4 5 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.99%) Android
6 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.49%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.75%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.75%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (28.36%) OO
3 30 (22.39%) Multithreading
4 29 (21.64%) TDD
5 27 (20.15%) Software Engineering
6 21 (15.67%) Scrum
7 13 (9.70%) Refactoring
7 13 (9.70%) OOP
8 11 (8.21%) UML
8 11 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.21%) Software Architecture
9 10 (7.46%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.72%) Low Latency
11 7 (5.22%) User Stories
11 7 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.22%) Data Management
11 7 (5.22%) SOA
12 6 (4.48%) Electronic Trading
13 5 (3.73%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.73%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 134 (100.00%) C++
1 134 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (37.31%) C#
3 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.43%) Python
5 17 (12.69%) Tcl
6 16 (11.94%) SQL
7 15 (11.19%) C
8 10 (7.46%) Perl
9 5 (3.73%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.99%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.24%) R
11 3 (2.24%) Ada
12 1 (0.75%) Fortran
12 1 (0.75%) Delphi
12 1 (0.75%) GLSL
12 1 (0.75%) MAXScript
Qualifications
1 29 (21.64%) Degree
2 6 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.24%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.24%) PhD
4 1 (0.75%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (11.94%) Oracle
2 5 (3.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.73%) TIBCO
2 5 (3.73%) Reuters
2 5 (3.73%) ION Trading
2 5 (3.73%) Informatica
2 5 (3.73%) 29West
3 2 (1.49%) IBM
3 2 (1.49%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.75%) Yolus
4 1 (0.75%) HP
4 1 (0.75%) Sybase
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Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum + Great Base+Prospects
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Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Life Insurance and Pension
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London
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Salary: Competitive
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Docklands
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