The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior C++ Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Programmer
Rank 868 944 957
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Programmer 10 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.022% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.023% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 7
Median salary £50,000 £55,750 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.31% +5.18%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
-2.91% -28.96%

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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior C++ Programmer in the job title.

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 2 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior C++ Programmer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C++ Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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 +80 10 £50,000 -16.66% 3
West Midlands -2 8 £50,000 -
Birmingham -2 8 £50,000 -
London +64 2 £95,000 +26.66% 1

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Senior C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (84.62%) Games
3 15 (57.69%) Linux
4 14 (53.85%) Apache
4 14 (53.85%) Eclipse
4 14 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (53.85%) MySQL
4 14 (53.85%) XML
4 14 (53.85%) Subversion
4 14 (53.85%) JSON
4 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
4 14 (53.85%) MongoDB
4 14 (53.85%) NoSQL
4 14 (53.85%) REST
4 14 (53.85%) Redis
5 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 7 (26.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 7 (26.92%) Unreal Engine
6 7 (26.92%) Prototyping
6 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
6 7 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (26.92%) Middleware
7 3 (11.54%) Java
8 2 (7.69%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) Android
8 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS

Senior C++ Programmer 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 14 (53.85%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) MongoDB
1 14 (53.85%) MySQL
1 14 (53.85%) NoSQL
1 14 (53.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Eclipse
1 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
1 14 (53.85%) Subversion
General
1 22 (84.62%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) JSON
1 14 (53.85%) REST
1 14 (53.85%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) Middleware
2 7 (26.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 7 (26.92%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.69%) Internet of Things
1 2 (7.69%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (3.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
3 7 (26.92%) Prototyping
3 7 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) C
4 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Autodesk
South East London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago