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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C++ Programmer
Rank 887 854 869
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Programmer 17 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.007% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.007% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 23
Average salary £47,500 £80,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.62% +107.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £95,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior C++ Programmer
Top 7 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 18 September 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 -35 16 £47,500 -40.62% 2
West Yorkshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
Wakefield - 11 £50,000 - 1
London -36 1 £53,000 -33.75% 1
Surrey - 1 £72,500 -
South East - 1 £72,500 -

Senior C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 29 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (75.86%) Android
2 22 (75.86%) Apple iOS
3 20 (68.97%) Games
4 13 (44.83%) Java
5 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
6 10 (34.48%) Objective-C
7 9 (31.03%) Game Development
8 8 (27.59%) Xbox
9 5 (17.24%) Python
10 4 (13.79%) STL
10 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
10 4 (13.79%) OpenCL
10 4 (13.79%) Image Processing
10 4 (13.79%) OpenMP
11 3 (10.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 3 (10.34%) Ruby
11 3 (10.34%) OO
11 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
11 3 (10.34%) Perl
11 3 (10.34%) PHP
12 2 (6.90%) Scrum
12 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (3.45%) Retail
13 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
13 1 (3.45%) SQL
13 1 (3.45%) .NET
13 1 (3.45%) Oracle
13 1 (3.45%) C#
13 1 (3.45%) Shell Script

Senior C++ Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (68.97%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) STL
1 4 (13.79%) OpenCL
1 4 (13.79%) OpenMP
2 3 (10.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Android
1 22 (75.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
2 9 (31.03%) Game Development
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.79%) Image Processing
4 3 (10.34%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.45%) System Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 10 (34.48%) Objective-C
4 5 (17.24%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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