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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 736 803 866
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 175 178 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 155 169 124
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £90,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -6.81%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +35 173 £50,000 -9.09% 24
London +30 85 £97,500 +44.44% 16
South East +44 71 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Surrey +47 54 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands -1 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +30 8 £42,500 -12.37% 1
Aylesbury - 8 £42,500 -
City of London +49 7 £97,500 +36.84% 5
Walton-on-Thames -14 6 £47,500 -13.63%
Birmingham -15 5 £50,000 +25.00%
East of England +9 4 £45,000 +1.12% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 4 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Cambridge +7 4 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Weybridge - 4 £45,000 -
Warwick - 4 £45,000 - 1
Kent - 4 £62,500 - 3
Warwickshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Newbury +5 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Berkshire +1 3 £45,000 -14.28%
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland +6 2 £44,000 +8.64%
West Sussex - 2 £40,500 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £40,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £45,000 -
Northampton - 2 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +5 1 £43,000 +19.44%
South West +5 1 £46,500 -7.00% 1
Gloucestershire -2 1 £46,500 -4.61%
Dundee - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £45,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 288 (100.00%) C++
2 131 (45.49%) Finance
3 110 (38.19%) Software Engineering
4 98 (34.03%) OO
5 92 (31.94%) Linux
6 71 (24.65%) Telecoms
7 70 (24.31%) Windows
8 65 (22.57%) OOP
8 65 (22.57%) Multithreading
9 62 (21.53%) C
10 61 (21.18%) Degree
11 56 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (17.71%) Java
13 50 (17.36%) Mentoring
14 47 (16.32%) Unix
15 46 (15.97%) Aerospace
15 46 (15.97%) Automotive
16 45 (15.63%) SQL
17 43 (14.93%) C#
18 42 (14.58%) Python
19 39 (13.54%) Computer Science
20 38 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
21 36 (12.50%) OOD
22 35 (12.15%) TDD
23 33 (11.46%) XML
23 33 (11.46%) Algorithms
24 29 (10.07%) Low Latency
24 29 (10.07%) STL
24 29 (10.07%) UML
25 27 (9.38%) Analytics

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 2 (0.69%) Apache
2 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.35%) JBoss
2 1 (0.35%) Jetty
2 1 (0.35%) nginx
2 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.51%) SaaS
2 8 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) ASN.1
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (2.43%) RDBMS
3 6 (2.08%) KDB
4 5 (1.74%) Big Data
5 3 (1.04%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.04%) MySQL
5 3 (1.04%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.69%) MS Access
6 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.35%) GIS
7 1 (0.35%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (7.64%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.29%) Eclipse
2 21 (7.29%) Subversion
3 10 (3.47%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.43%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.69%) CppUnit
6 2 (0.69%) FinalBuilder
6 2 (0.69%) GoogleTest
6 2 (0.69%) JIRA
6 2 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.35%) Ant
7 1 (0.35%) GCC
7 1 (0.35%) GDB
7 1 (0.35%) Hudson
7 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.35%) Maven
7 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 131 (45.49%) Finance
2 71 (24.65%) Telecoms
3 46 (15.97%) Aerospace
3 46 (15.97%) Automotive
4 21 (7.29%) Games
5 20 (6.94%) Banking
6 18 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (6.25%) Retail
7 15 (5.21%) Front Office
8 11 (3.82%) Marketing
9 10 (3.47%) Advertising
9 10 (3.47%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.74%) Billing
11 3 (1.04%) Electronics
12 2 (0.69%) French Language
12 2 (0.69%) German Language
12 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.35%) Legal
13 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.46%) XML
2 29 (10.07%) STL
3 22 (7.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 20 (6.94%) XML Schema
5 19 (6.60%) Qt
6 15 (5.21%) .NET
7 14 (4.86%) Web Services
8 11 (3.82%) MFC
9 8 (2.78%) OpenGL
10 7 (2.43%) NumPy
11 6 (2.08%) DirectX
12 4 (1.39%) CSS
12 4 (1.39%) HTML
12 4 (1.39%) Middleware
12 4 (1.39%) RESTful
13 3 (1.04%) Hibernate
13 3 (1.04%) J2EE
13 3 (1.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 3 (1.04%) WPF
13 3 (1.04%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.54%) Computer Science
2 38 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (11.46%) Algorithms
4 26 (9.03%) Derivative
5 22 (7.64%) Data Structures
6 18 (6.25%) Hedge funds
7 15 (5.21%) Mathematics
7 15 (5.21%) Physics
8 10 (3.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (3.13%) Device Driver
10 7 (2.43%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.74%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.74%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.74%) Raspberry Pi
12 3 (1.04%) CUDA
12 3 (1.04%) Exotic Derivative
12 3 (1.04%) Fintech
12 3 (1.04%) Mobile Games
13 2 (0.69%) Statistics
13 2 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 92 (31.94%) Linux
2 70 (24.31%) Windows
3 47 (16.32%) Unix
4 16 (5.56%) Android
4 16 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.43%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.69%) FreeBSD
6 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.35%) CentOS
7 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.35%) Fedora
7 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.35%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (38.19%) Software Engineering
2 98 (34.03%) OO
3 65 (22.57%) Multithreading
3 65 (22.57%) OOP
4 56 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (17.36%) Mentoring
6 36 (12.50%) OOD
7 35 (12.15%) TDD
8 29 (10.07%) Low Latency
8 29 (10.07%) UML
9 27 (9.38%) Analytics
10 20 (6.94%) Data Modelling
10 20 (6.94%) Use Case
11 15 (5.21%) Proprietary Trading
12 14 (4.86%) BDD
12 14 (4.86%) SDLC
13 12 (4.17%) Cash Management
13 12 (4.17%) Scrum
13 12 (4.17%) SOA
14 11 (3.82%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 288 (100.00%) C++
2 62 (21.53%) C
3 51 (17.71%) Java
4 45 (15.63%) SQL
5 43 (14.93%) C#
6 42 (14.58%) Python
7 23 (7.99%) JavaScript
8 9 (3.13%) VC++
9 6 (2.08%) R
9 6 (2.08%) Ruby
9 6 (2.08%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.74%) Clojure
10 5 (1.74%) F#
10 5 (1.74%) OCaml
10 5 (1.74%) Scala
10 5 (1.74%) VBA
11 3 (1.04%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.04%) PHP
12 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 61 (21.18%) Degree
2 3 (1.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.43%) Docker
2 3 (1.04%) Cygwin
3 2 (0.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (2.08%) Oracle
2 5 (1.74%) Google
2 5 (1.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.69%) Sybase
4 1 (0.35%) Altova
4 1 (0.35%) Fiorano
4 1 (0.35%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.35%) ILOG
4 1 (0.35%) Intel
4 1 (0.35%) Panasonic
4 1 (0.35%) QNX
4 1 (0.35%) Solace
4 1 (0.35%) Splunk
4 1 (0.35%) Talend
4 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.35%) Toshiba
4 1 (0.35%) WSO2
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Salary: £150000 - £220000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum
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Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 120k per year
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £150,000 + bonus + benefits
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London
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Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
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Sevenoaks
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Salary: £50k to £65k + significant bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
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London
Client Server
Salary: £80,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
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London
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Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
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London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £50k to £65k + significant bonus
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