The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 757 762 830
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 119 193 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 109 165 146
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £43,500 £42,050
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior C++ Developer in the job title.

Senior C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer within the UK.

Senior C++ Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior C++ Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior C++ 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 Senior C++ Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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 +12 114 £65,000 +13.04% 14
London +57 68 £77,500 - 9
East of England +35 18 £65,000 +8.33% 2
South East +33 18 £55,000 +2.32% 3
Suffolk - 9 £65,000 -
Ipswich - 9 £65,000 -
Gatwick - 9 £55,000 - 1
West Sussex - 9 £55,000 - 1
City of London +23 8 £70,000 -8.19% 3
Cambridge +15 7 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 7 £62,500 -10.71% 2
East Midlands +9 7 £45,000 -
Nottingham +6 5 £42,500 +3.03%
Nottinghamshire +4 5 £42,500 +3.03%
Scotland +7 3 £40,000 -22.33%
Manchester -18 3 £50,000 +25.00%
North West -29 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Kent - 3 £72,500 -
Thames Valley - 3 £60,000 -
Croydon - 3 £42,500 -
Sevenoaks - 3 £72,500 -
Cardiff +1 2 £42,500 +6.25%
South Wales +1 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Wales -13 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Hertfordshire - 2 £52,500 -
Dundee - 2 £40,000 -
Leicester - 2 £45,000 -
St Albans - 2 £52,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £42,500 -

Senior C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Senior C++ 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 Senior C++ Developer in the job title.

1 274 (100.00%) C++
2 123 (44.89%) Finance
3 114 (41.61%) Multithreading
4 111 (40.51%) Linux
5 105 (38.32%) Software Engineering
6 81 (29.56%) Telecoms
7 68 (24.82%) Computer Science
8 67 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (24.09%) OO
10 65 (23.72%) Degree
11 56 (20.44%) Unix
11 56 (20.44%) C#
11 56 (20.44%) Low Latency
12 54 (19.71%) Banking
13 48 (17.52%) Java
14 47 (17.15%) SQL
15 46 (16.79%) Windows
16 45 (16.42%) OOP
17 44 (16.06%) C
18 43 (15.69%) Python
19 37 (13.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 34 (12.41%) Mentoring
20 34 (12.41%) Multithreaded Programming
21 33 (12.04%) Scrum
22 32 (11.68%) Algorithms
23 31 (11.31%) XML
24 30 (10.95%) .NET
24 30 (10.95%) OOD
25 29 (10.58%) STL
25 29 (10.58%) Data Structures

Senior C++ 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 (1.82%) Apache
1 5 (1.82%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.73%) IIS
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.11%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.28%) 3G
2 9 (3.28%) 4G
2 9 (3.28%) GSM
2 9 (3.28%) OpenFlow
3 4 (1.46%) HTTP
4 3 (1.09%) Internet
4 3 (1.09%) RTP
5 2 (0.73%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.73%) IPv6
5 2 (0.73%) SSL
5 2 (0.73%) Wireless
6 1 (0.36%) RS-232
6 1 (0.36%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.84%) MongoDB
2 12 (4.38%) Big Data
2 12 (4.38%) NoSQL
3 10 (3.65%) Hadoop
4 8 (2.92%) KDB
5 7 (2.55%) Kdb+
6 6 (2.19%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.82%) Apache Hive
7 5 (1.82%) Impala
7 5 (1.82%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.09%) GIS
8 3 (1.09%) MySQL
8 3 (1.09%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.73%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (6.57%) Git (software)
1 18 (6.57%) Subversion
2 11 (4.01%) Eclipse
3 8 (2.92%) JIRA
4 7 (2.55%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.46%) CppUnit
5 4 (1.46%) GoogleTest
5 4 (1.46%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.46%) Xcode
6 2 (0.73%) Buildbot
6 2 (0.73%) NUnit
6 2 (0.73%) Selenium
7 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.36%) JUnit
7 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 123 (44.89%) Finance
2 81 (29.56%) Telecoms
3 54 (19.71%) Banking
4 22 (8.03%) Games
4 22 (8.03%) Retail
5 21 (7.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 20 (7.30%) Aerospace
6 20 (7.30%) Automotive
7 10 (3.65%) Electronics
7 10 (3.65%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.19%) Billing
9 5 (1.82%) Front Office
9 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.82%) Marketing
10 4 (1.46%) Advertising
11 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.09%) French Language
11 3 (1.09%) German Language
11 3 (1.09%) Legal
11 3 (1.09%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 31 (11.31%) XML
3 30 (10.95%) .NET
4 29 (10.58%) STL
5 18 (6.57%) Middleware
5 18 (6.57%) Qt
6 16 (5.84%) HTML
7 9 (3.28%) Web Services
7 9 (3.28%) WPF
8 8 (2.92%) XML Schema
9 7 (2.55%) .NET Framework
9 7 (2.55%) CSS
10 6 (2.19%) DCOM
10 6 (2.19%) MFC
10 6 (2.19%) NumPy
10 6 (2.19%) OpenGL
10 6 (2.19%) VCL
10 6 (2.19%) WCF
11 5 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 68 (24.82%) Computer Science
2 32 (11.68%) Algorithms
3 29 (10.58%) Data Structures
4 22 (8.03%) Physics
5 18 (6.57%) Mathematics
6 17 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (6.20%) Device Driver
7 15 (5.47%) Client/Server
8 14 (5.11%) Derivative
9 11 (4.01%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (3.28%) Virtual Team
12 8 (2.92%) Fixed Income
13 7 (2.55%) Fintech
13 7 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (2.19%) Data Integration
15 5 (1.82%) Hedge funds
15 5 (1.82%) User Experience
16 4 (1.46%) Arduino
16 4 (1.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 111 (40.51%) Linux
2 56 (20.44%) Unix
3 46 (16.79%) Windows
4 9 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.92%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.82%) Android
7 3 (1.09%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.73%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (41.61%) Multithreading
2 105 (38.32%) Software Engineering
3 67 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (24.09%) OO
5 56 (20.44%) Low Latency
6 45 (16.42%) OOP
7 34 (12.41%) Mentoring
7 34 (12.41%) Multithreaded Programming
8 33 (12.04%) Scrum
9 30 (10.95%) OOD
10 24 (8.76%) TDD
11 19 (6.93%) Cross-Platform Development
12 15 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.11%) Analytics
13 14 (5.11%) High Availability
13 14 (5.11%) SDLC
14 11 (4.01%) Software Architecture
14 11 (4.01%) Systems Analysis
14 11 (4.01%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 274 (100.00%) C++
2 56 (20.44%) C#
3 48 (17.52%) Java
4 47 (17.15%) SQL
5 44 (16.06%) C
6 43 (15.69%) Python
7 27 (9.85%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.19%) Delphi
8 6 (2.19%) PHP
8 6 (2.19%) Ruby
9 5 (1.82%) R
9 5 (1.82%) VC++
10 4 (1.46%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.09%) Clojure
11 3 (1.09%) F#
11 3 (1.09%) GLSL
11 3 (1.09%) OCaml
11 3 (1.09%) Scala
11 3 (1.09%) VBA
12 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 65 (23.72%) Degree
2 2 (0.73%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.46%) MiFID
System Software
1 13 (4.74%) KVM
2 11 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.82%) Firmware
4 3 (1.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (3.28%) Ansible
1 9 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (3.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (4.01%) VMware
2 6 (2.19%) Solace
3 5 (1.82%) Google
3 5 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.82%) SAP
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle
5 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.36%) TIBCO
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