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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 773 824 826
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 159 154 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 147 145 142
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.47% -8.63%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +56 157 £53,750 -2.27% 35
London +37 83 £92,500 +23.33% 24
South East +47 55 £47,500 -13.63% 7
Surrey +34 46 £50,000 -9.09% 3
City of London +44 7 £96,250 +28.33% 5
East of England +23 6 £45,000 +3.44% 2
Cambridge +10 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Walton-on-Thames -23 6 £47,500 -13.63% 1
West Midlands -24 6 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Buckinghamshire +30 5 £42,500 -12.37%
Aylesbury - 5 £42,500 -
East Midlands +15 4 £46,000 +10.84%
Weybridge - 4 £45,000 - 2
Warwick - 4 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £46,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £46,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £45,000 -
South West +21 2 £54,500 +24.57%
Scotland +9 2 £45,000 +25.00%
West Sussex -8 2 £40,500 -26.36%
Birmingham -14 2 £51,250 +36.66% 1
Burgess Hill - 2 £40,500 -
Kent - 2 £67,500 - 3
North West +27 1 £62,500 +127.27% 1
Gloucestershire +3 1 £46,500 -4.61%
Manchester -7 1 £62,500 +127.27%
Maidstone - 1 £67,500 - 2
Guildford - 1 £52,500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 306 (100.00%) C++
2 134 (43.79%) Finance
3 110 (35.95%) Software Engineering
4 90 (29.41%) OO
5 86 (28.10%) Linux
6 75 (24.51%) Windows
7 71 (23.20%) C
8 67 (21.90%) Degree
9 62 (20.26%) Multithreading
10 59 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
11 55 (17.97%) Unix
12 53 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
13 52 (16.99%) OOP
14 51 (16.67%) Telecoms
15 49 (16.01%) Python
15 49 (16.01%) Java
16 46 (15.03%) SQL
17 42 (13.73%) C#
17 42 (13.73%) Computer Science
18 39 (12.75%) TDD
18 39 (12.75%) Aerospace
18 39 (12.75%) Automotive
18 39 (12.75%) Mentoring
19 37 (12.09%) Low Latency
20 36 (11.76%) OOD
21 32 (10.46%) Analytics
21 32 (10.46%) Derivative
21 32 (10.46%) STL
22 31 (10.13%) Algorithms
23 30 (9.80%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 (0.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (0.33%) JBoss
1 1 (0.33%) Jetty
1 1 (0.33%) nginx
1 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.23%) SaaS
2 8 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.90%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) ASN.1
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) Multicast
3 1 (0.33%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 8 (2.61%) Big Data
2 8 (2.61%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.98%) MySQL
3 3 (0.98%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.65%) KDB
4 2 (0.65%) MS Access
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.33%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.33%) Redis
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (9.15%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.19%) Subversion
3 18 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 12 (3.92%) Mercurial
4 12 (3.92%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.61%) JIRA
5 8 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.96%) GDB
7 3 (0.98%) NUnit
8 2 (0.65%) FinalBuilder
8 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.65%) Maven
8 2 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.33%) Ant
9 1 (0.33%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.33%) GCC
9 1 (0.33%) Hudson
9 1 (0.33%) JUnit
9 1 (0.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 134 (43.79%) Finance
2 51 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 39 (12.75%) Aerospace
3 39 (12.75%) Automotive
4 20 (6.54%) Banking
4 20 (6.54%) Front Office
4 20 (6.54%) Games
5 15 (4.90%) Marketing
6 14 (4.58%) Financial Institution
7 12 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (3.92%) Retail
8 10 (3.27%) Advertising
9 4 (1.31%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.98%) Billing
11 1 (0.33%) Electronics
11 1 (0.33%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.46%) STL
2 30 (9.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 25 (8.17%) XML
4 19 (6.21%) .NET
5 17 (5.56%) Qt
5 17 (5.56%) XML Schema
6 11 (3.59%) MFC
6 11 (3.59%) Web Services
7 9 (2.94%) OpenMP
7 9 (2.94%) X-Windows
8 8 (2.61%) NumPy
9 7 (2.29%) CSS
10 6 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (1.96%) HTML
10 6 (1.96%) OpenGL
11 5 (1.63%) DirectX
12 4 (1.31%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.31%) Apache Flex
12 4 (1.31%) RESTful
12 4 (1.31%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (13.73%) Computer Science
3 32 (10.46%) Derivative
4 31 (10.13%) Algorithms
5 23 (7.52%) Mathematics
6 22 (7.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (6.86%) Data Structures
7 21 (6.86%) Hedge funds
8 17 (5.56%) Physics
9 9 (2.94%) CUDA
10 6 (1.96%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.63%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.63%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (1.31%) Exotic Derivative
12 4 (1.31%) Mobile Games
13 3 (0.98%) User Experience
14 2 (0.65%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (0.65%) Fintech
14 2 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 86 (28.10%) Linux
2 75 (24.51%) Windows
3 55 (17.97%) Unix
4 15 (4.90%) Android
4 15 (4.90%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.25%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.65%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.33%) CentOS
7 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.33%) Fedora
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) Solaris
7 1 (0.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (35.95%) Software Engineering
2 90 (29.41%) OO
3 62 (20.26%) Multithreading
4 59 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (16.99%) OOP
6 39 (12.75%) Mentoring
6 39 (12.75%) TDD
7 37 (12.09%) Low Latency
8 36 (11.76%) OOD
9 32 (10.46%) Analytics
10 27 (8.82%) UML
11 20 (6.54%) BDD
12 18 (5.88%) Proprietary Trading
12 18 (5.88%) Scrum
13 17 (5.56%) Data Modelling
13 17 (5.56%) Use Case
14 15 (4.90%) Open Source
14 15 (4.90%) SOA
15 14 (4.58%) Cash Management
16 13 (4.25%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 306 (100.00%) C++
2 71 (23.20%) C
3 49 (16.01%) Java
3 49 (16.01%) Python
4 46 (15.03%) SQL
5 42 (13.73%) C#
6 21 (6.86%) JavaScript
7 12 (3.92%) VC++
8 11 (3.59%) Perl
9 10 (3.27%) Ruby
10 9 (2.94%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.94%) R
11 7 (2.29%) Embedded C++
11 7 (2.29%) Scala
12 5 (1.63%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.63%) VBA
13 4 (1.31%) Clojure
13 4 (1.31%) F#
13 4 (1.31%) OCaml
14 3 (0.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 67 (21.90%) Degree
2 3 (0.98%) SC Cleared
2 3 (0.98%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.31%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.94%) Cygwin
2 7 (2.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (3.27%) Oracle
2 6 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 3 (0.98%) Google
4 2 (0.65%) Sybase
5 1 (0.33%) Altova
5 1 (0.33%) Fiorano
5 1 (0.33%) Green Hills
5 1 (0.33%) ILOG
5 1 (0.33%) Intel
5 1 (0.33%) Panasonic
5 1 (0.33%) QNX
5 1 (0.33%) Splunk
5 1 (0.33%) Talend
5 1 (0.33%) Toshiba
5 1 (0.33%) WSO2
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare /
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Page International
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £150,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Maidstone
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 28 days ago
Merseyside
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago