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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 794 727 632
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -95
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 92 145 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.26% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 91 124 239
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%

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
53291 55423 59871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.45% 53.32% 54.94%
Number of salaries quoted 45774 46671 52659
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 23 January 2015 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 23 January 2015. 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 -36 78 £47,500 +16.56% 15
London -24 35 £55,000 -4.34% 6
South East -44 17 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East of England -8 12 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Scotland +6 10 £38,500 +4.05% 1
Berkshire +1 9 £42,500 +6.25%
West Midlands -15 9 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Edinburgh +4 8 £38,500 +4.05% 1
Surrey -19 7 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Bedfordshire +12 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Coventry - 6 £47,500 -
Slough - 6 £47,500 -
Leighton Buzzard +7 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Ipswich - 4 £37,500 - 1
Chertsey - 4 £24,500 - 1
Suffolk - 4 £37,500 - 1
Newbury -2 2 £38,500 -9.41%
North West -3 2 £25,000 -41.17% 1
Manchester -8 2 £25,000 -41.17% 1
Dundee - 2 £26,500 -
Guildford - 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £38,750 - 1
Leicestershire - 2 £38,750 -
Swindon -4 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Wiltshire -5 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Birmingham -6 1 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Hampshire -16 1 £48,500 +21.25%
Hertfordshire -18 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South West -30 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Norfolk - 1 - -

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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++.

1 197 (90.78%) C++
2 136 (62.67%) Windows
3 116 (53.46%) Software Engineering
4 96 (44.24%) C#
5 85 (39.17%) SQL
6 82 (37.79%) .NET
6 82 (37.79%) Degree
7 76 (35.02%) STL
8 66 (30.41%) JavaScript
9 64 (29.49%) SQL Server
10 63 (29.03%) Finance
11 62 (28.57%) OO
12 60 (27.65%) Microsoft
12 60 (27.65%) MFC
13 53 (24.42%) HTML
13 53 (24.42%) Visual Studio
14 51 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
15 44 (20.28%) Computer Science
16 42 (19.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 41 (18.89%) Visualisation
18 40 (18.43%) Multithreading
19 39 (17.97%) XML
20 37 (17.05%) UNIX
21 34 (15.67%) OOP
21 34 (15.67%) OpenGL
21 34 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
22 33 (15.21%) C
23 31 (14.29%) Oracle
24 29 (13.36%) TDD
25 28 (12.90%) Mathematics

VC++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (0.92%) IIS
2 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.99%) SaaS
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.14%) Ethernet
2 17 (7.83%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.53%) HTTP
4 6 (2.76%) Internet
5 4 (1.84%) DNS
5 4 (1.84%) DHCP
5 4 (1.84%) LAN
5 4 (1.84%) WAN
6 2 (0.92%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.46%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.06%) MySQL
3 13 (5.99%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.61%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.76%) SQLite
6 6 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.92%) MS Access
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.46%) Big Data
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.46%) DB2
Development Applications
1 53 (24.42%) Visual Studio
2 21 (9.68%) Subversion
3 4 (1.84%) ProC
4 3 (1.38%) GCC
4 3 (1.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.92%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.92%) PVCS
5 2 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.92%) CMake
6 1 (0.46%) Hudson
6 1 (0.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.46%) MSI
6 1 (0.46%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.46%) Bugzilla
General
1 63 (29.03%) Finance
2 21 (9.68%) Electronics
3 18 (8.29%) Banking
4 16 (7.37%) Financial Institution
5 10 (4.61%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.30%) Front Office
7 4 (1.84%) Marketing
8 3 (1.38%) Games
9 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.46%) Retail
10 1 (0.46%) Automotive
10 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 147 (67.74%) Developer
2 97 (44.70%) C++ Developer
3 59 (27.19%) Software Engineer
4 28 (12.90%) Software Developer
5 17 (7.83%) C# Developer
6 16 (7.37%) Programmer
7 14 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 13 (5.99%) Graduate
8 13 (5.99%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.53%) Applications Support
9 12 (5.53%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (5.53%) C++ Software Developer
10 11 (5.07%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (4.15%) Quantitative Developer
12 8 (3.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 8 (3.69%) Graduate Developer
13 7 (3.23%) C++/C# Developer
14 6 (2.76%) Software Programmer
14 6 (2.76%) Senior Software Developer
15 5 (2.30%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (37.79%) .NET
2 76 (35.02%) STL
3 60 (27.65%) MFC
4 53 (24.42%) HTML
5 42 (19.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 39 (17.97%) XML
7 34 (15.67%) OpenGL
8 26 (11.98%) Qt
9 23 (10.60%) Web Services
9 23 (10.60%) WPF
9 23 (10.60%) WinForms
10 19 (8.76%) CSS
10 19 (8.76%) Direct3D
11 18 (8.29%) ASP.NET
12 11 (5.07%) jQuery
12 11 (5.07%) DirectX
13 10 (4.61%) HTML5
14 9 (4.15%) WCF
15 8 (3.69%) JSON
16 7 (3.23%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 44 (20.28%) Computer Science
2 41 (18.89%) Visualisation
3 34 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (12.90%) Mathematics
5 21 (9.68%) CUDA
6 12 (5.53%) Algorithms
7 11 (5.07%) 3D Graphics
8 10 (4.61%) Fixed Income
9 8 (3.69%) Derivative
9 8 (3.69%) Mobile App
9 8 (3.69%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (3.23%) Hedge funds
11 5 (2.30%) Physics
11 5 (2.30%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.84%) GIS
13 3 (1.38%) Credit Risk
13 3 (1.38%) BBC
14 2 (0.92%) iDTV
14 2 (0.92%) User Experience
14 2 (0.92%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 136 (62.67%) Windows
2 37 (17.05%) UNIX
3 26 (11.98%) Linux
4 7 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.84%) Solaris
7 2 (0.92%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.92%) Android
7 2 (0.92%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.46%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (53.46%) Software Engineering
2 62 (28.57%) OO
3 51 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (18.43%) Multithreading
5 34 (15.67%) OOP
6 29 (13.36%) TDD
7 21 (9.68%) Software Architecture
8 20 (9.22%) Unit Testing
9 19 (8.76%) Linear Algebra
9 19 (8.76%) Waterfall
9 19 (8.76%) 3D Visualisation
10 18 (8.29%) Electronic Trading
11 16 (7.37%) E-business
11 16 (7.37%) Low Latency
12 14 (6.45%) UML
13 13 (5.99%) MVC
13 13 (5.99%) Migration
14 11 (5.07%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (5.07%) Project Management
15 10 (4.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 197 (90.78%) C++
2 96 (44.24%) C#
3 85 (39.17%) SQL
4 66 (30.41%) JavaScript
5 33 (15.21%) C
6 27 (12.44%) Java
7 22 (10.14%) VB
7 22 (10.14%) PHP
8 16 (7.37%) Perl
9 15 (6.91%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.61%) Python
11 9 (4.15%) VB6
12 6 (2.76%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.84%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.38%) PHP5
14 3 (1.38%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.38%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.92%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.46%) Ruby
16 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (37.79%) Degree
2 5 (2.30%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.92%) A+ Certification
3 2 (0.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.92%) GAMP
1 2 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.92%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.38%) OVSD
1 3 (1.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 60 (27.65%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (2.30%) Twitter
4 4 (1.84%) Sun
5 3 (1.38%) Google
5 3 (1.38%) HP
5 3 (1.38%) Borland
6 1 (0.46%) Sage
6 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.46%) IBM
6 1 (0.46%) Perforce
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