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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Java Developer
Rank 805 731 679
Rank change year-on-year
-74 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 138 203 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 124 182 235
Average salary £60,250 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £98,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -

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
97897 101300 100030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82176 83924 80368
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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 -51 136 £60,500 +15.23% 17
London -16 83 £72,500 +20.83% 8
South East -6 33 £49,000 -2.00%
City of London +66 22 £75,000 +42.85% 3
Hampshire +24 13 £49,000 +63.33%
West Sussex - 11 £50,000 -
Crawley - 11 £50,000 -
Farnborough -11 8 £49,000 +58.06%
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire +6 7 £49,000 +34.24% 1
South West -11 7 £49,000 +30.66% 2
West Midlands - 7 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 7 £49,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -6 5 £60,000 +33.33% 5
East of England -9 5 £60,000 +33.33% 5
Oxfordshire - 5 £60,000 -
Oxford - 5 £60,000 -
Southampton - 5 £45,000 -
Berkshire +4 4 £24,250 -53.80%
Reading +1 3 £22,500 -44.44%
Worcestershire - 3 £49,000 -
Cambridge 0 2 £53,750 +19.44% 5
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £45,000 -
Malvern - 2 £49,000 -
Telford - 2 £26,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £26,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +6 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire +6 1 - - 1
Bracknell 0 1 £40,000 +29.03%

C++/Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

1 313 (100.00%) C++
1 313 (100.00%) Java
2 137 (43.77%) C#
3 124 (39.62%) Python
4 116 (37.06%) Software Engineering
5 111 (35.46%) OO
6 95 (30.35%) Computer Science
7 90 (28.75%) Finance
8 88 (28.12%) C
9 84 (26.84%) Degree
10 79 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
10 79 (25.24%) SQL
11 78 (24.92%) Linux
12 61 (19.49%) Mathematics
13 52 (16.61%) Front Office
14 48 (15.34%) Multithreading
15 45 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
16 44 (14.06%) Oracle
17 42 (13.42%) Scala
18 40 (12.78%) Windows
19 38 (12.14%) .NET
20 34 (10.86%) HTML
21 32 (10.22%) Algorithmic Trading
21 32 (10.22%) OOP
21 32 (10.22%) Hedge funds
22 30 (9.58%) Algorithms
22 30 (9.58%) Android
22 30 (9.58%) CSS
23 29 (9.27%) Functional Programming
24 26 (8.31%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 (3.51%) Confluence
2 8 (2.56%) Node.js
3 4 (1.28%) SAS
4 2 (0.64%) IIS
4 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.32%) Apache
5 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.32%) JBoss
5 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.28%) SPSS
2 3 (0.96%) 3ds Max
2 3 (0.96%) Blender
2 3 (0.96%) Mathematica
2 3 (0.96%) Maya
3 2 (0.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.99%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.96%) GitHub
3 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.64%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.88%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.24%) GSM
2 7 (2.24%) SSL
3 5 (1.60%) Firewall
3 5 (1.60%) HTTP
4 4 (1.28%) INAP
4 4 (1.28%) RTP
4 4 (1.28%) SIGTRAN
4 4 (1.28%) SS7
4 4 (1.28%) TCAP
4 4 (1.28%) VLAN
5 3 (0.96%) VoIP
6 2 (0.64%) SMTP
7 1 (0.32%) Internet
7 1 (0.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.67%) MySQL
2 20 (6.39%) Big Data
3 17 (5.43%) SQL Server
4 15 (4.79%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.88%) KDB
5 9 (2.88%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.92%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.60%) DB2
10 2 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.32%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.32%) OpenStack Swift
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.32%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (4.47%) JIRA
2 9 (2.88%) Eclipse
3 8 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.56%) NetBeans
4 7 (2.24%) Maven
4 7 (2.24%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.60%) Ant
5 5 (1.60%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.60%) Subversion
6 2 (0.64%) JUnit
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.32%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.32%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.32%) YourKit
General
1 90 (28.75%) Finance
2 52 (16.61%) Front Office
3 24 (7.67%) Banking
4 17 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.79%) Investment Banking
6 12 (3.83%) Games
7 4 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.96%) Electronics
8 3 (0.96%) Legal
9 2 (0.64%) Automotive
9 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.14%) .NET
2 34 (10.86%) HTML
3 30 (9.58%) CSS
4 20 (6.39%) Spring
5 19 (6.07%) XML
6 18 (5.75%) JSP
7 16 (5.11%) JMS
8 13 (4.15%) OpenGL
8 13 (4.15%) Swing
9 11 (3.51%) OpenCL
9 11 (3.51%) SOAP
9 11 (3.51%) Web Services
10 10 (3.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (3.19%) J2EE
10 10 (3.19%) jQuery
11 9 (2.88%) Apache Flex
11 9 (2.88%) Hibernate
11 9 (2.88%) REST
11 9 (2.88%) STL
12 7 (2.24%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 95 (30.35%) Computer Science
2 61 (19.49%) Mathematics
3 45 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (10.22%) Hedge funds
5 30 (9.58%) Algorithms
6 21 (6.71%) Data Structures
7 17 (5.43%) Fixed Income
7 17 (5.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (4.79%) Physics
9 13 (4.15%) Artificial Intelligence
10 11 (3.51%) Derivative
10 11 (3.51%) VHDL
11 9 (2.88%) Statistics
12 7 (2.24%) Device Driver
12 7 (2.24%) Equities
13 6 (1.92%) User Experience
14 5 (1.60%) 3D Graphics
14 5 (1.60%) Cyber Attack
14 5 (1.60%) Grid Computing
14 5 (1.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 78 (24.92%) Linux
2 40 (12.78%) Windows
3 30 (9.58%) Android
4 24 (7.67%) Unix
5 22 (7.03%) Mac OS X
5 22 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (3.83%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (37.06%) Software Engineering
2 111 (35.46%) OO
3 79 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (15.34%) Multithreading
5 32 (10.22%) Algorithmic Trading
5 32 (10.22%) OOP
6 29 (9.27%) Functional Programming
7 25 (7.99%) Open Source
8 24 (7.67%) Waterfall
9 19 (6.07%) SDLC
10 18 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (5.75%) Machine Learning
10 18 (5.75%) Web Design
11 16 (5.11%) Analytics
11 16 (5.11%) Electronic Trading
11 16 (5.11%) Risk Management
12 15 (4.79%) Android Development
12 15 (4.79%) Low Latency
12 15 (4.79%) TDD
13 12 (3.83%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 313 (100.00%) C++
1 313 (100.00%) Java
2 137 (43.77%) C#
3 124 (39.62%) Python
4 88 (28.12%) C
5 79 (25.24%) SQL
6 42 (13.42%) Scala
7 24 (7.67%) Ruby
8 23 (7.35%) JavaScript
9 20 (6.39%) PHP
10 19 (6.07%) Perl
11 18 (5.75%) Assembly Language
12 13 (4.15%) R
13 11 (3.51%) F#
14 7 (2.24%) Go
14 7 (2.24%) Lua
15 6 (1.92%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.60%) VB
17 4 (1.28%) MATLAB
17 4 (1.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 84 (26.84%) Degree
2 26 (8.31%) Security Cleared
3 23 (7.35%) SC Cleared
4 22 (7.03%) DV Cleared
5 10 (3.19%) PhD
6 3 (0.96%) CCNA
6 3 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.28%) iptables
2 3 (0.96%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 44 (14.06%) Oracle
2 11 (3.51%) Atlassian
3 9 (2.88%) Sybase
4 5 (1.60%) Google
4 5 (1.60%) TIBCO
5 3 (0.96%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.96%) Perforce
6 2 (0.64%) Northgate
6 2 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.64%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.32%) Apple
7 1 (0.32%) Cognos
7 1 (0.32%) Facebook
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £100000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + excellent cash benefits scheme and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £95,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 37k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £80k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £80k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Oho Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago