The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 797 650 608
Rank change year-on-year
-147 -42
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 106 216 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.38% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76 207 255
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59166 57408 63806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.27% 52.61% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49645 49323 56050
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VC++ within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VC++
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VC++ within the UK.

VC++ Salary Trend in the UK

VC++
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VC++ over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

VC++ Salary Histogram in the UK

VC++
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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 -126 97 £47,500 +11.76% 19
London -27 45 £60,000 -5.88% 6
South East -55 29 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Berkshire -18 14 £43,750 +16.66% 1
City of London -14 13 £60,000 -4.00% 2
South West -20 12 £47,500 +46.15% 8
Bristol +5 9 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Edinburgh -8 7 £38,500 -14.44% 1
Scotland -11 7 £38,500 +6.20% 1
West Midlands -15 7 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Newbury +1 6 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Hampshire -52 5 £22,500 -52.63%
Surrey -4 4 £37,500 - 2
Worcestershire - 4 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Fareham - 4 £22,000 -
Brighton - 4 - -
Uxbridge +4 3 £41,500 +67.67%
North West -11 3 £35,000 +22.80%
Slough +3 2 £24,000 -28.35%
Wales -1 2 - -
Manchester -4 2 £35,000 +4.47%
Cardiff -4 2 - -
Birmingham -5 2 £50,000 - 1
South Wales -6 2 - -
Dorset -9 2 £32,500 - 5
Wokingham - 2 £45,000 -
Worcester - 2 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £37,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £37,500 -

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VC++ also 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 that cited VC++.

1 232 (90.63%) C++
2 152 (59.38%) C#
3 130 (50.78%) Software Engineering
4 121 (47.27%) .NET
5 118 (46.09%) Windows
6 108 (42.19%) MFC
7 82 (32.03%) Degree
8 79 (30.86%) SQL Server
9 77 (30.08%) OO
10 67 (26.17%) SQL
11 63 (24.61%) Visual Studio
12 61 (23.83%) JavaScript
13 60 (23.44%) HTML
14 57 (22.27%) Microsoft
15 53 (20.70%) Finance
15 53 (20.70%) WPF
16 52 (20.31%) Computer Science
16 52 (20.31%) C
17 45 (17.58%) Multithreading
18 42 (16.41%) Mathematics
18 42 (16.41%) TDD
19 39 (15.23%) Unit Testing
20 37 (14.45%) OOP
21 35 (13.67%) UNIX
21 35 (13.67%) STL
21 35 (13.67%) Team Foundation Server
22 32 (12.50%) .NET Framework
23 31 (12.11%) UML
23 31 (12.11%) OpenGL
24 30 (11.72%) Visualisation

VC++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VC++ also 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 that cited VC++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.78%) IIS
2 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.20%) Ethernet
2 7 (2.73%) Internet
3 3 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.78%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.39%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (30.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.86%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (4.69%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.91%) MySQL
7 9 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.95%) DB2
10 2 (0.78%) MS Access
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 63 (24.61%) Visual Studio
2 35 (13.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (8.20%) Subversion
4 6 (2.34%) NUnit
5 3 (1.17%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.78%) Xcode
6 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
General
1 53 (20.70%) Finance
2 18 (7.03%) Electronics
3 12 (4.69%) Banking
4 11 (4.30%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.52%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.73%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.95%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.56%) French Language
9 3 (1.17%) Front Office
10 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.78%) Advertising
10 2 (0.78%) German Language
10 2 (0.78%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.78%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.78%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.78%) Games
11 1 (0.39%) Publishing
11 1 (0.39%) Automotive
11 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 140 (54.69%) Developer
2 78 (30.47%) Software Engineer
3 72 (28.13%) C++ Developer
4 41 (16.02%) C# Developer
5 31 (12.11%) Software Developer
6 20 (7.81%) .NET Developer
6 20 (7.81%) C# Software Engineer
7 18 (7.03%) C++ Software Developer
8 17 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (6.64%) Senior Developer
9 14 (5.47%) Graduate
9 14 (5.47%) C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (4.69%) Applications Support
11 10 (3.91%) Junior
11 10 (3.91%) WPF Developer
12 8 (3.13%) .NET Software Engineer
12 8 (3.13%) Consultant
12 8 (3.13%) Support Engineer
13 7 (2.73%) Technical Consultant
13 7 (2.73%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (47.27%) .NET
2 108 (42.19%) MFC
3 60 (23.44%) HTML
4 53 (20.70%) WPF
5 35 (13.67%) STL
6 32 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 31 (12.11%) OpenGL
8 28 (10.94%) Web Services
8 28 (10.94%) XML
9 24 (9.38%) WCF
9 24 (9.38%) Qt
10 23 (8.98%) CSS
11 19 (7.42%) ASP.NET
11 19 (7.42%) WinForms
11 19 (7.42%) HTML5
11 19 (7.42%) Direct3D
12 15 (5.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 14 (5.47%) ATL
14 13 (5.08%) RESTful
15 10 (3.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.31%) Computer Science
2 42 (16.41%) Mathematics
3 30 (11.72%) Visualisation
4 26 (10.16%) CUDA
5 13 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (4.30%) Fixed Income
7 10 (3.91%) Client/Server
8 9 (3.52%) Physics
8 9 (3.52%) Chemistry
9 7 (2.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 7 (2.73%) Derivative
10 6 (2.34%) Statistics
10 6 (2.34%) iDTV
10 6 (2.34%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.95%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.17%) Kindle
13 3 (1.17%) Blog
13 3 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (1.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 118 (46.09%) Windows
2 35 (13.67%) UNIX
3 22 (8.59%) Linux
4 21 (8.20%) Apple iOS
5 13 (5.08%) Android
6 8 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.34%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.95%) Solaris
8 5 (1.95%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (1.95%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.39%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (50.78%) Software Engineering
2 77 (30.08%) OO
3 45 (17.58%) Multithreading
4 42 (16.41%) TDD
5 39 (15.23%) Unit Testing
6 37 (14.45%) OOP
7 31 (12.11%) UML
8 27 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (8.20%) MVC
10 20 (7.81%) Scrum
11 18 (7.03%) OOD
12 17 (6.64%) Software Architecture
12 17 (6.64%) 3D Visualisation
13 14 (5.47%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (5.08%) MVVM
14 13 (5.08%) iOS Development
14 13 (5.08%) SOA
15 11 (4.30%) Waterfall
16 9 (3.52%) Automation Testing
16 9 (3.52%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 232 (90.63%) C++
2 152 (59.38%) C#
3 67 (26.17%) SQL
4 61 (23.83%) JavaScript
5 52 (20.31%) C
6 29 (11.33%) Java
7 21 (8.20%) Perl
8 14 (5.47%) PHP
8 14 (5.47%) VB
9 13 (5.08%) Python
10 9 (3.52%) Assembly Language
11 8 (3.13%) VB6
12 7 (2.73%) Ada
13 5 (1.95%) XQuery
13 5 (1.95%) Ruby
13 5 (1.95%) XPath
14 4 (1.56%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.17%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 82 (32.03%) Degree
2 8 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (3.13%) MCTS
2 8 (3.13%) MCPD
3 2 (0.78%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.30%) ISO 9000
1 11 (4.30%) TickIT
2 9 (3.52%) QA
3 5 (1.95%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.56%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) OpenView
1 2 (0.78%) OVSD
Vendors
1 57 (22.27%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.59%) Oracle
3 5 (1.95%) Sun
4 4 (1.56%) IBM
5 3 (1.17%) Borland
6 2 (0.78%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.78%) HP
6 2 (0.78%) Citrix
6 2 (0.78%) 29West
6 2 (0.78%) VMware
7 1 (0.39%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.39%) Sybase
7 1 (0.39%) Reuters
7 1 (0.39%) Bloomberg
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