The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 771 658 635
Rank change year-on-year
-113 -23
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 110 212 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.37% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 80 198 233
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60005 56979 63005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.53% 52.56% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50842 48864 55418
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
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 £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 1 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 1 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 -160 103 £45,000 +12.50% 20
London -36 39 £60,000 -4.00% 10
South East -53 35 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Midlands -1 11 £42,500 +5.59%
South West -37 11 £32,500 -10.34% 4
City of London -23 10 £57,500 -8.00% 2
Berkshire -11 8 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East Sussex - 8 - -
Brighton - 8 - -
Surrey -2 7 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Bristol -6 7 - - 3
Worcestershire - 7 £41,500 -
Newbury +1 5 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Scotland -4 5 £38,500 +40.00%
Hampshire -58 5 £23,500 -47.77% 1
Edinburgh - 5 £38,500 -
North West 0 4 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Shepperton -1 4 £48,750 +30.00%
Birmingham +8 3 £50,000 -
Manchester +1 3 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Dorset -7 3 £32,500 - 1
Bournemouth -17 3 £32,500 -
East of England -30 3 £37,500 - 1
Fareham - 3 £22,500 - 1
Malvern - 3 £41,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £37,500 -
Wales -8 2 - -
South Wales -8 2 - -
Cardiff -10 2 - -

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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++.

1 236 (88.72%) C++
2 156 (58.65%) C#
3 128 (48.12%) Software Engineering
4 119 (44.74%) .NET
5 116 (43.61%) Windows
6 107 (40.23%) MFC
7 84 (31.58%) Degree
8 81 (30.45%) SQL Server
9 76 (28.57%) OO
10 70 (26.32%) SQL
11 67 (25.19%) JavaScript
12 66 (24.81%) HTML
13 64 (24.06%) Visual Studio
13 64 (24.06%) Finance
14 59 (22.18%) WPF
15 55 (20.68%) C
16 54 (20.30%) Microsoft
17 49 (18.42%) Computer Science
18 43 (16.17%) Multithreading
19 41 (15.41%) Unit Testing
20 39 (14.66%) Team Foundation Server
20 39 (14.66%) Mathematics
20 39 (14.66%) TDD
21 36 (13.53%) OOP
21 36 (13.53%) UNIX
22 34 (12.78%) .NET Framework
23 32 (12.03%) MS Excel
24 31 (11.65%) OpenGL
25 30 (11.28%) Java
25 30 (11.28%) STL

VC++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (12.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.50%) Misys Opics
1 4 (1.50%) Endur
1 4 (1.50%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.77%) Ethernet
2 9 (3.38%) Internet
3 3 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.38%) Broadband
4 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (30.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.64%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (3.76%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.01%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.63%) MySQL
8 4 (1.50%) DB2
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 64 (24.06%) Visual Studio
2 39 (14.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (7.52%) Subversion
4 7 (2.63%) NUnit
5 2 (0.75%) Xcode
5 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.75%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.75%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.38%) InstallShield
General
1 64 (24.06%) Finance
2 16 (6.02%) Electronics
3 15 (5.64%) Banking
4 12 (4.51%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.76%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.63%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.50%) French Language
8 2 (0.75%) German Language
8 2 (0.75%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.75%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.75%) Marketing
8 2 (0.75%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.75%) Games
8 2 (0.75%) Advertising
8 2 (0.75%) Automotive
8 2 (0.75%) Front Office
8 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 153 (57.52%) Developer
2 74 (27.82%) Software Engineer
2 74 (27.82%) C++ Developer
3 50 (18.80%) C# Developer
4 34 (12.78%) Software Developer
5 22 (8.27%) .NET Developer
6 20 (7.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (7.52%) C# Software Engineer
7 18 (6.77%) Senior Developer
7 18 (6.77%) C++ Software Developer
8 14 (5.26%) WPF Developer
9 13 (4.89%) C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (4.51%) Graduate
11 11 (4.14%) Applications Support
12 9 (3.38%) Junior
13 8 (3.01%) .NET Software Engineer
13 8 (3.01%) Consultant
14 7 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
14 7 (2.63%) Support Engineer
14 7 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (44.74%) .NET
2 107 (40.23%) MFC
3 66 (24.81%) HTML
4 59 (22.18%) WPF
5 34 (12.78%) .NET Framework
6 31 (11.65%) OpenGL
7 30 (11.28%) STL
8 29 (10.90%) Web Services
8 29 (10.90%) CSS
9 28 (10.53%) WCF
10 27 (10.15%) HTML5
11 23 (8.65%) Qt
12 22 (8.27%) XML
13 21 (7.89%) ASP.NET
14 19 (7.14%) WinForms
15 18 (6.77%) Direct3D
16 15 (5.64%) RESTful
17 14 (5.26%) ATL
17 14 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 11 (4.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 49 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 39 (14.66%) Mathematics
3 30 (11.28%) Visualisation
4 24 (9.02%) CUDA
5 17 (6.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (4.14%) Client/Server
7 10 (3.76%) Derivative
7 10 (3.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 10 (3.76%) Fixed Income
8 9 (3.38%) Chemistry
9 8 (3.01%) Physics
10 6 (2.26%) Statistics
10 6 (2.26%) iDTV
10 6 (2.26%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.88%) Kindle
11 5 (1.88%) Blog
12 4 (1.50%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 116 (43.61%) Windows
2 36 (13.53%) UNIX
3 24 (9.02%) Apple iOS
4 19 (7.14%) Linux
5 14 (5.26%) Android
6 6 (2.26%) Mac OS X
6 6 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.26%) Windows Phone
6 6 (2.26%) Windows Phone 8
7 5 (1.88%) Solaris
8 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.38%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (48.12%) Software Engineering
2 76 (28.57%) OO
3 43 (16.17%) Multithreading
4 41 (15.41%) Unit Testing
5 39 (14.66%) TDD
6 36 (13.53%) OOP
7 29 (10.90%) UML
7 29 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (9.77%) MVC
9 22 (8.27%) Scrum
10 20 (7.52%) OOD
11 16 (6.02%) Software Architecture
11 16 (6.02%) 3D Visualisation
11 16 (6.02%) iOS Development
12 15 (5.64%) Dependency Injection
12 15 (5.64%) SOA
13 14 (5.26%) MVVM
14 10 (3.76%) Waterfall
15 9 (3.38%) Automation Testing
16 8 (3.01%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 236 (88.72%) C++
2 156 (58.65%) C#
3 70 (26.32%) SQL
4 67 (25.19%) JavaScript
5 55 (20.68%) C
6 30 (11.28%) Java
7 19 (7.14%) Perl
8 17 (6.39%) VB
9 15 (5.64%) Python
10 10 (3.76%) VB6
11 9 (3.38%) PHP
12 7 (2.63%) Ada
12 7 (2.63%) Assembly Language
13 5 (1.88%) XQuery
13 5 (1.88%) Ruby
13 5 (1.88%) XPath
14 4 (1.50%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.13%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.13%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.75%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 84 (31.58%) Degree
2 10 (3.76%) MCPD
2 10 (3.76%) MCTS
2 10 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.14%) ISO 9000
1 11 (4.14%) TickIT
2 9 (3.38%) QA
3 7 (2.63%) GAMP
3 7 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) OpenView
1 1 (0.38%) OVSD
Vendors
1 54 (20.30%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.40%) Oracle
3 6 (2.26%) TIBCO
4 5 (1.88%) Sybase
4 5 (1.88%) Sun
5 4 (1.50%) Misys
5 4 (1.50%) OpenLink
6 3 (1.13%) IBM
6 3 (1.13%) Borland
7 2 (0.75%) VMware
7 2 (0.75%) Citrix
7 2 (0.75%) 29West
8 1 (0.38%) Reuters
8 1 (0.38%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.38%) HP
8 1 (0.38%) GoldenSource
Manchester, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + Great Training + flexible
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Life Ins + Lunch +
Posted: 15 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £400 - £500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorchester, Dorset
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hayes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
East London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago