The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior C++ Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior C++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C++ Programmer
Rank 890 885 881
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Programmer 21 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.008% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.009% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 16
Average salary £72,500 £51,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 - £38,500

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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior C++ Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Programmer within the UK.

Senior C++ Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior C++ Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior C++ Programmer over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 within the UK.

Senior C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior C++ Programmer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C++ Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -31 21 £72,500 +40.77% 2
Wakefield - 13 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 13 - - 1
Yorkshire - 13 - - 1
London +6 6 £53,000 +2.91%
South East - 2 £72,500 -
Surrey - 2 £72,500 -
City of London +23 1 £75,000 +30.43%

Senior C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior C++ Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior C++ Programmer in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (75.68%) Games
3 27 (72.97%) Android
3 27 (72.97%) Apple iOS
4 21 (56.76%) Mentoring
5 20 (54.05%) Objective-C
5 20 (54.05%) Java
6 7 (18.92%) Game Development
7 6 (16.22%) Xbox
7 6 (16.22%) UNIX
7 6 (16.22%) Linux
7 6 (16.22%) Python
8 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
8 5 (13.51%) SQL
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle
8 5 (13.51%) XML
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
8 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) QA
8 5 (13.51%) System Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 2 (5.41%) STL
10 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
10 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (5.41%) Retail
10 2 (5.41%) WebKit

Senior C++ Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior C++ Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior C++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
General
1 28 (75.68%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (5.41%) WebKit
2 2 (5.41%) STL
3 1 (2.70%) OpenCL
3 1 (2.70%) OpenMP
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Xbox
2 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Android
1 27 (72.97%) Apple iOS
2 6 (16.22%) UNIX
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Mentoring
2 7 (18.92%) Game Development
3 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
3 5 (13.51%) System Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Scrum
4 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) TDD
6 1 (2.70%) OOP
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.70%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (54.05%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) Objective-C
3 6 (16.22%) Python
4 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Posted: 23 days ago