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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Programmer
Rank 899 947 969
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Programmer 15 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.014% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.014% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 10
Median salary £45,000 £75,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
94249 105728 111501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79336 87614 89975
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++ 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 24 August 2016 within the UK.

Senior C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior C++ Programmer
Top 11 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 24 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 +62 15 £45,000 -40.00% 3
Yorkshire +33 7 £55,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +23 7 £55,000 +4.76% 1
West Midlands - 5 £45,000 - 2
Birmingham - 5 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £45,000 -
East of England - 2 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £45,000 -
Oxford - 1 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
South East - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 22 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (72.73%) Games
3 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 8 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) TDD
5 7 (31.82%) Middleware
5 7 (31.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 7 (31.82%) Unreal Engine
5 7 (31.82%) Prototyping
6 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Subversion
6 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) Android
6 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) JSON
7 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
7 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
7 5 (22.73%) XML
7 5 (22.73%) Apache
7 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
7 5 (22.73%) Java
7 5 (22.73%) MySQL
7 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (22.73%) Internet
7 5 (22.73%) NoSQL

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 5 (22.73%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
1 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
1 5 (22.73%) Redis
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 6 (27.27%) Subversion
2 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (72.73%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Middleware
1 7 (31.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 7 (31.82%) Unreal Engine
2 5 (22.73%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) REST
2 5 (22.73%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.55%) cocos2d
4 1 (4.55%) COM
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
1 5 (22.73%) Internet of Things
1 5 (22.73%) Raspberry Pi
2 2 (9.09%) Xbox
3 1 (4.55%) BYOD
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Games
3 1 (4.55%) Online Games
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Android
1 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 8 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
3 7 (31.82%) Prototyping
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
5 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) High Availability
7 1 (4.55%) Kanban
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) OOP
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Apple
1 1 (4.55%) Autodesk
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 27 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 26 days ago