The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 865 897 855
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -42
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 79 76 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.069% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 65 143
Median salary £34,000 £47,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.79% +27.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.68% +10.00%

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
53341 56293 63680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.85% 51.02% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 46137 47837 53894
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VC++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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
(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 +31 73 £34,000 -35.23% 15
South East +44 38 £25,000 -41.17% 9
Surrey +20 20 £25,000 +4.16% 4
Weybridge - 20 £25,000 - 4
Oxfordshire - 12 - -
Abingdon - 12 - -
South West +19 11 £34,000 -69.09% 2
North West +30 10 £45,000 +63.63%
London -13 8 £49,000 -27.40% 2
Dorset +18 7 £34,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 7 £34,000 - 1
Scotland +7 6 £47,500 +23.37%
Glasgow - 6 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 6 £44,500 -
Manchester +6 4 £52,500 +90.90%
Chester - 4 £44,000 -
East of England +13 3 £22,500 -55.00%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £22,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 3 £45,000 -
Berkshire +11 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Hampshire +9 2 £42,250 -15.50% 1
Wiltshire - 2 £27,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £25,000 - 3
Wokingham - 2 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £25,000 -
Ely - 2 - -
Chippenham - 2 £27,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £32,500 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £51,250 -
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 2

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing VC++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VC++.

1 141 (97.92%) C++
2 98 (68.06%) Windows
2 98 (68.06%) Software Engineering
3 83 (57.64%) Multithreading
4 71 (49.31%) C#
5 67 (46.53%) Degree
6 59 (40.97%) SQL
6 59 (40.97%) .NET
7 55 (38.19%) Computer Science
8 52 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (34.72%) Visual Studio
10 48 (33.33%) MFC
11 36 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 34 (23.61%) OO
13 32 (22.22%) iDTV
13 32 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
14 30 (20.83%) Microsoft
15 27 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (16.67%) WCF
16 24 (16.67%) TCP/IP
17 23 (15.97%) VB
18 22 (15.28%) MS Excel
19 21 (14.58%) XML
19 21 (14.58%) Mentoring
20 19 (13.19%) VB6
20 19 (13.19%) Finance
20 19 (13.19%) Java
21 18 (12.50%) T-SQL
21 18 (12.50%) COM
21 18 (12.50%) STL

VC++
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 2 (1.39%) Node.js
2 1 (0.69%) Apache
2 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 22 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (12.50%) SAP Business One
2 5 (3.47%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (3.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 3 (2.08%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.94%) HTTP
2 10 (6.94%) Internet
3 3 (2.08%) Firewall
3 3 (2.08%) SSL
4 2 (1.39%) AMQP
4 2 (1.39%) LAN
4 2 (1.39%) SNMP
4 2 (1.39%) WAN
5 1 (0.69%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (4.86%) RDBMS
3 7 (4.86%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.08%) MS Access
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 50 (34.72%) Visual Studio
2 32 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (9.72%) Subversion
4 6 (4.17%) CruiseControl
5 4 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.78%) Hudson
5 4 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.39%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.39%) JIRA
6 2 (1.39%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.39%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.69%) FinalBuilder
7 1 (0.69%) GCC
7 1 (0.69%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (13.19%) Finance
2 13 (9.03%) Games
3 4 (2.78%) Legal
3 4 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.08%) Marketing
5 2 (1.39%) Electronics
6 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (69.44%) Developer
2 71 (49.31%) C++ Developer
3 30 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 23 (15.97%) Software Developer
5 21 (14.58%) Junior
6 18 (12.50%) Graduate
7 15 (10.42%) C# Developer
7 15 (10.42%) Visual C++ Developer
8 14 (9.72%) .NET Developer
8 14 (9.72%) Senior Developer
8 14 (9.72%) SQL Developer
9 13 (9.03%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 13 (9.03%) Graduate Developer
10 12 (8.33%) GUI Software Engineer
10 12 (8.33%) Junior C++ Developer
10 12 (8.33%) Junior Developer
10 12 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
11 11 (7.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (7.64%) C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (7.64%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (40.97%) .NET
2 48 (33.33%) MFC
3 24 (16.67%) WCF
4 21 (14.58%) XML
5 18 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 18 (12.50%) COM
5 18 (12.50%) STL
5 18 (12.50%) Web Services
5 18 (12.50%) WinForms
6 13 (9.03%) WPF
7 9 (6.25%) HTML
7 9 (6.25%) jQuery
8 8 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.17%) DirectX
9 6 (4.17%) OpenGL
10 5 (3.47%) Classic ASP
11 3 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.08%) Hibernate
11 3 (2.08%) HTML5
11 3 (2.08%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 55 (38.19%) Computer Science
2 32 (22.22%) iDTV
3 27 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (8.33%) User Experience
5 8 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
6 7 (4.86%) Algorithms
7 6 (4.17%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.47%) Derivative
8 5 (3.47%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (3.47%) iSeries
9 4 (2.78%) Device Driver
9 4 (2.78%) Equities
10 3 (2.08%) AS400
10 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.39%) CMDB
11 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.39%) Robotics
12 1 (0.69%) BBC
12 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 98 (68.06%) Windows
2 8 (5.56%) Linux
2 8 (5.56%) Unix
3 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.39%) Solaris
4 2 (1.39%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.69%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (68.06%) Software Engineering
2 83 (57.64%) Multithreading
3 52 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (23.61%) OO
5 21 (14.58%) Mentoring
6 14 (9.72%) Software Testing
7 13 (9.03%) TDD
8 12 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 12 (8.33%) Computer Security
8 12 (8.33%) OOP
8 12 (8.33%) Product Management
8 12 (8.33%) Regression Testing
8 12 (8.33%) Software Delivery
9 11 (7.64%) SDLC
10 10 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (6.25%) MVC
12 7 (4.86%) 3D Programming
12 7 (4.86%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
13 6 (4.17%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 141 (97.92%) C++
2 71 (49.31%) C#
3 59 (40.97%) SQL
4 23 (15.97%) VB
5 19 (13.19%) Java
5 19 (13.19%) VB6
6 18 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 11 (7.64%) C
7 11 (7.64%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.86%) Python
9 5 (3.47%) COBOL
9 5 (3.47%) RPG
10 2 (1.39%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.39%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.39%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.39%) Perl
10 2 (1.39%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.39%) VBA
10 2 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (46.53%) Degree
2 18 (12.50%) MCPD
2 18 (12.50%) MCTS
2 18 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.47%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) GAMP
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.50%) SAP
3 13 (9.03%) Oracle
4 12 (8.33%) Sophos
5 7 (4.86%) Sybase
6 5 (3.47%) JD Edwards
6 5 (3.47%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.39%) Blue Prism
7 2 (1.39%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.39%) HP
7 2 (1.39%) IBM
8 1 (0.69%) Google
8 1 (0.69%) Green Hills
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + benefits / stock options
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Relocation Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
2020
Salary: £36,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + benefits / stock options
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £18k to £28k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £18k to £28k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 + benefits
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