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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Programmer
Rank 920 947 996
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Programmer 6 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.011% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 9
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
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 25 May 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
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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 +18 5 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £45,000 -
East of England - 3 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -1 1 £40,000 -23.80% 2
West Yorkshire -3 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Wakefield -5 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 34 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (52.94%) TDD
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (44.12%) Games
4 15 (44.12%) Unix
4 15 (44.12%) Linux
5 14 (41.18%) C
5 14 (41.18%) BDD
6 13 (38.24%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (38.24%) High Availability
6 13 (38.24%) SpecFlow
6 13 (38.24%) WCF
6 13 (38.24%) WPF
6 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (38.24%) Network Security
6 13 (38.24%) Kanban
6 13 (38.24%) Visualisation
6 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (38.24%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (38.24%) BYOD
6 13 (38.24%) WMI
6 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
6 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 13 (38.24%) Apple
6 13 (38.24%) Scrum
6 13 (38.24%) Objective-C
6 13 (38.24%) C#
6 13 (38.24%) .NET

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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Network Security
1 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 15 (44.12%) Games
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) .NET
1 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
1 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
1 13 (38.24%) COM
1 13 (38.24%) WCF
1 13 (38.24%) Web Services
1 13 (38.24%) WPF
2 2 (5.88%) cocos2d
2 2 (5.88%) J2EE
2 2 (5.88%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) BYOD
1 13 (38.24%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (38.24%) Visualisation
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Mobile Games
3 5 (14.71%) Xbox
4 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 4 (11.76%) Physics
5 3 (8.82%) Internet of Things
5 3 (8.82%) Raspberry Pi
6 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
6 2 (5.88%) PlayStation
7 1 (2.94%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
1 15 (44.12%) Unix
2 13 (38.24%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) Android
3 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) TDD
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (41.18%) BDD
4 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (38.24%) High Availability
4 13 (38.24%) Kanban
4 13 (38.24%) Scrum
5 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
6 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.88%) OO
8 2 (5.88%) OOP
9 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.94%) Functional Programming
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (41.18%) C
3 13 (38.24%) C#
3 13 (38.24%) Objective-C
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) R
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Go
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Apple
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
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