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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Programmer
Rank 893 947 950
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Programmer 17 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.017% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.018% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 7
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,000 £60,800
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 28 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C++ Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +48 17 £50,000 -28.57% 2
West Midlands - 11 £45,000 - 2
Birmingham - 11 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +23 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Yorkshire +21 5 £55,000 -8.33%
South East +37 1 £40,000 -
Oxford +5 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Oxfordshire -10 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 21 (80.77%) Games
3 11 (42.31%) Subversion
3 11 (42.31%) JSON
3 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (42.31%) MySQL
3 11 (42.31%) XML
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) Apache
3 11 (42.31%) Eclipse
3 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
3 11 (42.31%) MongoDB
3 11 (42.31%) NoSQL
3 11 (42.31%) REST
3 11 (42.31%) Redis
4 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
4 9 (34.62%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (30.77%) Middleware
5 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
5 8 (30.77%) Prototyping
5 8 (30.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 8 (30.77%) Unreal Engine
6 5 (19.23%) Docker
6 5 (19.23%) Internet of Things
6 5 (19.23%) Raspberry Pi
6 5 (19.23%) Android
6 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
6 5 (19.23%) Degree
6 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Multithreading

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 11 (42.31%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) MongoDB
1 11 (42.31%) MySQL
1 11 (42.31%) NoSQL
1 11 (42.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Eclipse
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
1 11 (42.31%) Subversion
General
1 21 (80.77%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) JSON
1 11 (42.31%) REST
1 11 (42.31%) XML
2 8 (30.77%) Middleware
2 8 (30.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 8 (30.77%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
1 5 (19.23%) Internet of Things
1 5 (19.23%) Raspberry Pi
2 2 (7.69%) Xbox
3 1 (3.85%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Android
2 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
3 8 (30.77%) Prototyping
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
4 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Autodesk
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: Yesterday
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: Yesterday