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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 801 826 845
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 131 121 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 124 115 138
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +53 128 £60,000 +9.09% 24
London +48 75 £82,500 +26.92% 16
South East +25 29 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Surrey +11 25 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East of England +29 7 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Cambridge +6 7 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 7 £65,000 +62.50% 2
South West +7 6 £52,500 +16.66% 2
East Midlands +13 5 £47,000 +13.25%
Nottinghamshire - 5 £47,000 -
Nottingham - 5 £47,000 -
City of London +36 4 £95,000 +15.15% 3
West Midlands -16 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Bristol +4 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Gloucestershire +2 3 £46,500 +9.41% 1
Scotland -3 3 £45,000 -
Birmingham -13 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Walton-on-Thames -24 3 £47,500 -13.63%
Weybridge - 3 £45,000 - 2
North West +20 2 £57,500 +109.09%
Redhill +7 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Manchester 0 2 £57,500 +109.09%
Glasgow - 2 - -
Cheltenham - 2 £53,250 - 1
Kent - 2 £72,500 -
Buckinghamshire +26 1 £55,000 +13.40%
Warwick - 1 £42,500 -
Dundee - 1 £45,000 -
Guildford - 1 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £52,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 311 (100.00%) C++
2 123 (39.55%) Finance
3 113 (36.33%) Software Engineering
4 79 (25.40%) Windows
5 78 (25.08%) OO
6 74 (23.79%) Linux
7 71 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (21.22%) Degree
8 66 (21.22%) Python
9 65 (20.90%) C
10 59 (18.97%) SQL
10 59 (18.97%) Unix
10 59 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
11 56 (18.01%) Multithreading
12 48 (15.43%) C#
13 47 (15.11%) Java
14 45 (14.47%) Computer Science
15 42 (13.50%) TDD
15 42 (13.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 41 (13.18%) Analytics
17 40 (12.86%) Low Latency
17 40 (12.86%) STL
17 40 (12.86%) OOD
18 35 (11.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 34 (10.93%) Git (software)
20 33 (10.61%) OOP
21 32 (10.29%) Algorithms
22 29 (9.32%) Front Office
23 27 (8.68%) Derivative
24 25 (8.04%) Mathematics

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 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
1 1 (0.32%) JBoss
1 1 (0.32%) Jetty
1 1 (0.32%) nginx
1 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.43%) SaaS
2 6 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) ASN.1
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
3 1 (0.32%) Multicast
3 1 (0.32%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.54%) Relational Database
2 10 (3.22%) Big Data
2 10 (3.22%) RDBMS
3 7 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.64%) MS Access
5 2 (0.64%) MySQL
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.32%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.32%) KDB
6 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.32%) Redis
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (10.93%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.72%) Subversion
3 18 (5.79%) Visual Studio
4 12 (3.86%) JIRA
4 12 (3.86%) Mercurial
5 9 (2.89%) Eclipse
5 9 (2.89%) GDB
5 9 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.96%) NUnit
7 2 (0.64%) FinalBuilder
7 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.64%) Maven
7 2 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.32%) Ant
8 1 (0.32%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.32%) GCC
8 1 (0.32%) Hudson
8 1 (0.32%) JUnit
8 1 (0.32%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 123 (39.55%) Finance
2 29 (9.32%) Front Office
3 24 (7.72%) Banking
3 24 (7.72%) Games
4 22 (7.07%) Automotive
4 22 (7.07%) Telecoms
5 21 (6.75%) Aerospace
6 18 (5.79%) Marketing
7 14 (4.50%) Financial Institution
7 14 (4.50%) Retail
8 12 (3.86%) Investment Banking
9 10 (3.22%) Advertising
10 6 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.96%) Billing
12 1 (0.32%) Electronics
12 1 (0.32%) Legal
12 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (13.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 40 (12.86%) STL
3 25 (8.04%) .NET
4 16 (5.14%) Qt
5 15 (4.82%) XML
6 12 (3.86%) OpenMP
6 12 (3.86%) X-Windows
7 11 (3.54%) MFC
8 9 (2.89%) Apache Flex
9 8 (2.57%) CSS
9 8 (2.57%) NumPy
9 8 (2.57%) XML Schema
10 6 (1.93%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (1.93%) DirectX
10 6 (1.93%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (1.93%) HTML
10 6 (1.93%) Web Services
11 5 (1.61%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.61%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 59 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (14.47%) Computer Science
3 35 (11.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 32 (10.29%) Algorithms
5 27 (8.68%) Derivative
6 25 (8.04%) Mathematics
7 21 (6.75%) Data Structures
8 20 (6.43%) Hedge funds
9 18 (5.79%) Physics
10 13 (4.18%) Fixed Income
11 12 (3.86%) CUDA
12 5 (1.61%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.61%) Mobile Games
13 3 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.96%) Equities
13 3 (0.96%) Exotic Derivative
13 3 (0.96%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.96%) Market Risk
13 3 (0.96%) Raspberry Pi
14 2 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 79 (25.40%) Windows
2 74 (23.79%) Linux
3 59 (18.97%) Unix
4 18 (5.79%) Mac OS X
5 17 (5.47%) Android
5 17 (5.47%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.32%) CentOS
7 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Fedora
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Solaris
7 1 (0.32%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (36.33%) Software Engineering
2 78 (25.08%) OO
3 71 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (18.01%) Multithreading
5 42 (13.50%) TDD
6 41 (13.18%) Analytics
7 40 (12.86%) Low Latency
7 40 (12.86%) OOD
8 33 (10.61%) OOP
9 25 (8.04%) BDD
10 24 (7.72%) Mentoring
11 23 (7.40%) UML
12 20 (6.43%) Scrum
13 17 (5.47%) Cash Management
13 17 (5.47%) Open Source
14 16 (5.14%) Proprietary Trading
14 16 (5.14%) SOA
15 15 (4.82%) Risk Management
15 15 (4.82%) SDLC
16 13 (4.18%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 311 (100.00%) C++
2 66 (21.22%) Python
3 65 (20.90%) C
4 59 (18.97%) SQL
5 48 (15.43%) C#
6 47 (15.11%) Java
7 18 (5.79%) Perl
8 17 (5.47%) JavaScript
9 13 (4.18%) Bash Shell
9 13 (4.18%) VC++
10 12 (3.86%) Ruby
11 11 (3.54%) Scala
12 9 (2.89%) R
13 8 (2.57%) Embedded C++
14 5 (1.61%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.29%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.29%) VBA
16 3 (0.96%) Clojure
16 3 (0.96%) F#
16 3 (0.96%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 66 (21.22%) Degree
2 4 (1.29%) PhD
3 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.29%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.86%) Cygwin
2 5 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (4.82%) Oracle
2 7 (2.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (0.96%) Google
4 2 (0.64%) Sybase
5 1 (0.32%) Altova
5 1 (0.32%) Apple
5 1 (0.32%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.32%) Fiorano
5 1 (0.32%) Green Hills
5 1 (0.32%) ILOG
5 1 (0.32%) Intel
5 1 (0.32%) Panasonic
5 1 (0.32%) QNX
5 1 (0.32%) Solace
5 1 (0.32%) Splunk
5 1 (0.32%) Talend
5 1 (0.32%) Toshiba
5 1 (0.32%) WSO2
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