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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 825 850 844
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 115 117 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 111 110 140
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 £92,500 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median 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 £68,000 £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 6 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 6 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
(Click see detailed
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 +4 110 £61,250 +11.36% 24
London +23 65 £74,000 +11.69% 16
South East +24 19 £50,000 -0.99% 3
Surrey +1 12 £48,750 -7.14% 3
West Midlands -12 7 £45,000 +20.00%
East of England +24 5 £65,000 +23.80% 3
North West +24 5 £52,500 +90.90%
Cambridgeshire 0 5 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Cambridge 0 5 £65,000 +62.50% 2
South West -13 5 £55,000 +15.78% 2
East Midlands +16 4 £47,000 +13.25%
Birmingham -14 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Glasgow - 4 £47,500 -
Scotland - 4 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 4 £47,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £47,000 -
Manchester -1 3 £52,500 +90.90%
Bristol -4 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Kent - 3 £72,500 -
City of London +49 2 £89,000 +7.87% 4
Redhill +6 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Walton-on-Thames -26 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Oxfordshire - 2 £56,250 -
Merseyside - 2 £38,750 -
Liverpool - 2 £38,750 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £51,250 - 2
Warwick - 2 £38,750 -
Warwickshire - 2 £38,750 -
Berkshire -1 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 305 (100.00%) C++
2 113 (37.05%) Finance
3 110 (36.07%) Software Engineering
4 82 (26.89%) Windows
5 75 (24.59%) Linux
6 73 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (23.28%) OO
8 67 (21.97%) Python
9 66 (21.64%) SQL
10 63 (20.66%) Degree
11 61 (20.00%) C
12 60 (19.67%) Unix
13 55 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
14 54 (17.70%) Multithreading
15 50 (16.39%) C#
16 46 (15.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 45 (14.75%) Computer Science
18 43 (14.10%) TDD
18 43 (14.10%) STL
19 42 (13.77%) OOD
19 42 (13.77%) Analytics
20 40 (13.11%) Low Latency
21 39 (12.79%) Java
22 37 (12.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 36 (11.80%) Algorithms
24 35 (11.48%) Git (software)
25 30 (9.84%) Front Office
25 30 (9.84%) .NET
26 28 (9.18%) Subversion
27 27 (8.85%) 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 (0.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (0.33%) JBoss
1 1 (0.33%) Jetty
1 1 (0.33%) nginx
1 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.23%) SaaS
2 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) GitHub
3 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.59%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.98%) Internet
3 2 (0.66%) Multicast
4 1 (0.33%) ASN.1
4 1 (0.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.93%) Big Data
2 11 (3.61%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 8 (2.62%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.98%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.66%) MySQL
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.33%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.33%) KDB
8 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.33%) MS Access
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.33%) Redis
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 28 (9.18%) Subversion
3 18 (5.90%) Visual Studio
4 12 (3.93%) JIRA
4 12 (3.93%) Mercurial
5 11 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.95%) GDB
7 5 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.64%) NUnit
8 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.66%) Maven
8 2 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.33%) Ant
9 1 (0.33%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.33%) FinalBuilder
9 1 (0.33%) GCC
9 1 (0.33%) Hudson
9 1 (0.33%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 113 (37.05%) Finance
2 30 (9.84%) Front Office
3 24 (7.87%) Banking
4 23 (7.54%) Games
5 20 (6.56%) Marketing
6 16 (5.25%) Retail
7 15 (4.92%) Automotive
8 13 (4.26%) Aerospace
8 13 (4.26%) Financial Institution
8 13 (4.26%) Investment Banking
8 13 (4.26%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.95%) Advertising
10 4 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.98%) Billing
12 1 (0.33%) Back Office
12 1 (0.33%) Electronics
12 1 (0.33%) Legal
12 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (15.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 43 (14.10%) STL
3 30 (9.84%) .NET
4 17 (5.57%) Qt
5 13 (4.26%) CSS
5 13 (4.26%) XML
6 12 (3.93%) OpenMP
6 12 (3.93%) X-Windows
7 11 (3.61%) ASP.NET
7 11 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (3.61%) HTML
8 9 (2.95%) Apache Flex
9 8 (2.62%) MFC
10 7 (2.30%) NumPy
11 6 (1.97%) .NET Framework
11 6 (1.97%) DirectX
11 6 (1.97%) Entity Framework
11 6 (1.97%) FIX Protocol
11 6 (1.97%) Web Services
12 5 (1.64%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (14.75%) Computer Science
3 37 (12.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 36 (11.80%) Algorithms
5 27 (8.85%) Mathematics
6 24 (7.87%) Data Structures
7 21 (6.89%) Derivative
8 19 (6.23%) Hedge funds
9 18 (5.90%) Physics
10 15 (4.92%) Fixed Income
11 12 (3.93%) CUDA
12 5 (1.64%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.64%) Mobile Games
13 4 (1.31%) Equities
13 4 (1.31%) Market Risk
14 3 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.98%) Fintech
15 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
15 2 (0.66%) Exotic Derivative
15 2 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 82 (26.89%) Windows
2 75 (24.59%) Linux
3 60 (19.67%) Unix
4 18 (5.90%) Mac OS X
5 17 (5.57%) Android
5 17 (5.57%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.31%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.66%) Solaris
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
8 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Fedora
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (36.07%) Software Engineering
2 73 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (23.28%) OO
4 54 (17.70%) Multithreading
5 43 (14.10%) TDD
6 42 (13.77%) Analytics
6 42 (13.77%) OOD
7 40 (13.11%) Low Latency
8 26 (8.52%) OOP
9 25 (8.20%) BDD
10 22 (7.21%) Scrum
11 21 (6.89%) UML
12 18 (5.90%) Mentoring
13 17 (5.57%) Open Source
13 17 (5.57%) Risk Management
13 17 (5.57%) SDLC
14 16 (5.25%) Cash Management
15 15 (4.92%) Proprietary Trading
15 15 (4.92%) SOA
16 14 (4.59%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 305 (100.00%) C++
2 67 (21.97%) Python
3 66 (21.64%) SQL
4 61 (20.00%) C
5 50 (16.39%) C#
6 39 (12.79%) Java
7 22 (7.21%) JavaScript
8 18 (5.90%) Perl
9 13 (4.26%) Bash Shell
10 12 (3.93%) Ruby
11 11 (3.61%) VC++
12 10 (3.28%) Embedded C++
12 10 (3.28%) Scala
13 9 (2.95%) R
14 7 (2.30%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.98%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.98%) VBA
17 2 (0.66%) Clojure
17 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 63 (20.66%) Degree
2 7 (2.30%) PhD
3 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.31%) QA
1 4 (1.31%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.93%) Cygwin
2 2 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (5.57%) Oracle
2 4 (1.31%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.66%) Apple
3 2 (0.66%) Cognizant
3 2 (0.66%) Solace
3 2 (0.66%) Sybase
4 1 (0.33%) Altova
4 1 (0.33%) Fiorano
4 1 (0.33%) Google
4 1 (0.33%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.33%) ILOG
4 1 (0.33%) Intel
4 1 (0.33%) Panasonic
4 1 (0.33%) QNX
4 1 (0.33%) Splunk
4 1 (0.33%) Talend
4 1 (0.33%) Toshiba
4 1 (0.33%) WSO2
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Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
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Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
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Salary: £65k to £80k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
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