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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 745 789 878
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +89
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 169 193 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 147 183 111
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +14 166 £50,000 -13.04% 20
London +27 83 £97,500 +30.00% 13
South East +48 60 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Surrey +45 39 £50,000 -9.09% 1
West Midlands -7 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +25 9 £42,500 -
Aylesbury - 9 £42,500 -
City of London +35 6 £97,500 +30.00% 2
East Midlands - 6 £45,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 6 £45,000 -
Northampton - 6 £45,000 -
Warwick - 6 £45,000 -
Berkshire +17 5 £45,000 -14.28%
Birmingham -15 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Kent - 5 £67,500 - 1
Newbury - 5 £45,000 -
Walton-on-Thames -5 4 £47,500 -13.63%
East of England +15 3 £45,000 +1.12% 1
Cambridge +14 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Weybridge - 3 £45,000 - 1
North West +16 2 £46,250 +32.14%
Sevenoaks - 2 £65,000 - 1
Burgess Hill - 2 £40,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £40,500 -
Yorkshire +27 1 £50,000 -16.66% 1
West Yorkshire +24 1 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Scotland +14 1 £43,000 +6.17%
Edinburgh +8 1 £43,000 +19.44%

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 299 (100.00%) C++
2 133 (44.48%) Finance
3 119 (39.80%) Software Engineering
4 102 (34.11%) OO
5 101 (33.78%) Linux
6 78 (26.09%) Telecoms
6 78 (26.09%) Multithreading
7 71 (23.75%) OOP
8 69 (23.08%) Windows
9 63 (21.07%) C
10 61 (20.40%) Degree
11 56 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
12 55 (18.39%) Java
13 54 (18.06%) Mentoring
14 51 (17.06%) C#
15 49 (16.39%) Python
16 46 (15.38%) SQL
16 46 (15.38%) Unix
16 46 (15.38%) Aerospace
16 46 (15.38%) Automotive
17 44 (14.72%) Computer Science
18 38 (12.71%) XML
19 37 (12.37%) OOD
20 36 (12.04%) TDD
21 35 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
21 35 (11.71%) Algorithms
22 33 (11.04%) Low Latency
23 27 (9.03%) UML
24 26 (8.70%) JavaScript
24 26 (8.70%) Banking

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 (0.67%) Apache
2 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.33%) IIS
2 1 (0.33%) JBoss
2 1 (0.33%) Jetty
2 1 (0.33%) nginx
2 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (1.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.68%) SaaS
2 9 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.35%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.01%) Internet
3 4 (1.34%) HTTP
4 2 (0.67%) 3G
4 2 (0.67%) 4G
4 2 (0.67%) GSM
4 2 (0.67%) OpenFlow
5 1 (0.33%) ASN.1
5 1 (0.33%) IPv6
5 1 (0.33%) RS-232
5 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.68%) Relational Database
2 7 (2.34%) RDBMS
3 6 (2.01%) KDB
4 4 (1.34%) Big Data
4 4 (1.34%) MySQL
5 3 (1.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.67%) MS Access
6 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.33%) GIS
7 1 (0.33%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.33%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (8.03%) Subversion
2 23 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 21 (7.02%) Eclipse
4 11 (3.68%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.34%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.34%) JIRA
7 3 (1.00%) CppUnit
7 3 (1.00%) GoogleTest
8 2 (0.67%) FinalBuilder
8 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.33%) Ant
9 1 (0.33%) GCC
9 1 (0.33%) GDB
9 1 (0.33%) Hudson
9 1 (0.33%) JUnit
9 1 (0.33%) Maven
9 1 (0.33%) Selenium
9 1 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 133 (44.48%) Finance
2 78 (26.09%) Telecoms
3 46 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 46 (15.38%) Automotive
4 26 (8.70%) Banking
5 21 (7.02%) Games
5 21 (7.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 20 (6.69%) Retail
7 14 (4.68%) Front Office
8 11 (3.68%) Advertising
9 8 (2.68%) Financial Institution
10 6 (2.01%) Marketing
11 5 (1.67%) Billing
12 3 (1.00%) Electronics
12 3 (1.00%) Legal
13 2 (0.67%) French Language
13 2 (0.67%) German Language
13 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.71%) XML
2 25 (8.36%) STL
3 21 (7.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 20 (6.69%) Qt
4 20 (6.69%) XML Schema
5 19 (6.35%) .NET
6 14 (4.68%) Web Services
7 11 (3.68%) MFC
8 10 (3.34%) OpenGL
9 7 (2.34%) NumPy
10 6 (2.01%) HTML
10 6 (2.01%) VCL
11 5 (1.67%) CSS
11 5 (1.67%) DirectX
12 4 (1.34%) Middleware
12 4 (1.34%) RESTful
13 3 (1.00%) Hibernate
13 3 (1.00%) J2EE
13 3 (1.00%) OpenCV
13 3 (1.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.72%) Computer Science
2 35 (11.71%) Algorithms
2 35 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (8.36%) Derivative
4 24 (8.03%) Data Structures
5 18 (6.02%) Hedge funds
6 15 (5.02%) Mathematics
7 14 (4.68%) Physics
8 10 (3.34%) Device Driver
9 9 (3.01%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.67%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.67%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.67%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (1.34%) Fintech
12 4 (1.34%) User Experience
13 3 (1.00%) Exotic Derivative
13 3 (1.00%) Mobile Games
14 2 (0.67%) Market Risk
14 2 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 101 (33.78%) Linux
2 69 (23.08%) Windows
3 46 (15.38%) Unix
4 17 (5.69%) Android
4 17 (5.69%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.01%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.67%) FreeBSD
6 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.33%) CentOS
7 1 (0.33%) Debian
7 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.33%) Fedora
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (39.80%) Software Engineering
2 102 (34.11%) OO
3 78 (26.09%) Multithreading
4 71 (23.75%) OOP
5 56 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (18.06%) Mentoring
7 37 (12.37%) OOD
8 36 (12.04%) TDD
9 33 (11.04%) Low Latency
10 27 (9.03%) UML
11 25 (8.36%) Analytics
12 20 (6.69%) Data Modelling
12 20 (6.69%) Use Case
13 17 (5.69%) Scrum
14 14 (4.68%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (4.68%) Proprietary Trading
15 13 (4.35%) SDLC
16 12 (4.01%) BDD
16 12 (4.01%) Electronic Trading
17 11 (3.68%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 299 (100.00%) C++
2 63 (21.07%) C
3 55 (18.39%) Java
4 51 (17.06%) C#
5 49 (16.39%) Python
6 46 (15.38%) SQL
7 26 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 8 (2.68%) VC++
9 7 (2.34%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.01%) Clojure
10 6 (2.01%) Delphi
10 6 (2.01%) F#
10 6 (2.01%) OCaml
10 6 (2.01%) PHP
10 6 (2.01%) Ruby
10 6 (2.01%) Scala
11 5 (1.67%) R
12 4 (1.34%) VBA
13 3 (1.00%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.00%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 61 (20.40%) Degree
2 3 (1.00%) PhD
2 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.34%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.68%) Docker
2 3 (1.00%) KVM
3 2 (0.67%) Firmware
3 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 4 (1.34%) Ansible
2 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (2.01%) Google
1 6 (2.01%) Microsoft
1 6 (2.01%) Oracle
2 2 (0.67%) VMware
3 1 (0.33%) Altova
3 1 (0.33%) Fiorano
3 1 (0.33%) Green Hills
3 1 (0.33%) ILOG
3 1 (0.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (0.33%) QNX
3 1 (0.33%) Solace
3 1 (0.33%) Splunk
3 1 (0.33%) Talend
3 1 (0.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (0.33%) Toshiba
3 1 (0.33%) WSO2
London
X4 Group
Salary: £70k - 100k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Sevenoaks
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £80,000 + significant bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago