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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 821 785 759
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -26
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 82 155 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 74 140 101
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £78,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%

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
56309 63530 60336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.81% 52.61% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47909 53546 51772
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -40 66 £50,000 +25.00% 15
London -27 27 £70,000 +16.66% 3
South East -4 20 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Scotland +13 11 £38,500 - 2
Edinburgh +12 11 £38,500 - 2
North West +11 9 £27,500 - 5
Berkshire +4 8 £42,500 - 2
Manchester - 8 £27,500 - 4
Surrey +11 6 £24,000 -4.00%
East of England +22 5 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Chertsey +15 5 £24,000 -4.00%
Slough - 5 £42,500 -
Hampshire +2 3 £50,000 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -19 3 £36,500 +4.28% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 3 £50,000 -
Newbury +10 2 - -
Malvern 0 2 £42,250 +20.71%
Worcestershire -2 2 £42,250 +20.71%
South West -24 2 £110,000 +238.46% 1
Suffolk - 2 £41,250 -
Ipswich - 2 £41,250 -
West Sussex +9 1 £42,500 +6.25%
City of London +8 1 £75,000 +46.34% 2
Yorkshire +5 1 £52,500 +31.25%
Horsham -3 1 £42,500 +6.25%
South Yorkshire -10 1 £52,500 +31.25%
Somerset - 1 £110,000 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £110,000 -
Brighton - 1 £47,500 -

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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++.

1 154 (88.00%) C++
2 117 (66.86%) Windows
3 83 (47.43%) C#
4 79 (45.14%) Software Engineering
5 72 (41.14%) .NET
6 66 (37.71%) Degree
7 64 (36.57%) MFC
7 64 (36.57%) STL
8 60 (34.29%) Finance
9 59 (33.71%) SQL
10 50 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (27.43%) JavaScript
12 47 (26.86%) Visual Studio
13 44 (25.14%) OO
14 43 (24.57%) Visualisation
15 41 (23.43%) HTML
16 40 (22.86%) Microsoft
17 37 (21.14%) XML
17 37 (21.14%) Computer Science
18 36 (20.57%) WPF
18 36 (20.57%) SQL Server
19 33 (18.86%) Multithreading
20 31 (17.71%) UNIX
21 29 (16.57%) OpenGL
21 29 (16.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 28 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
23 27 (15.43%) Subversion
24 25 (14.29%) C
25 24 (13.71%) VB
25 24 (13.71%) Web Services

VC++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (4.57%) IIS
2 1 (0.57%) JBoss
2 1 (0.57%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) RMDS
2 1 (0.57%) SalesLogix
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.00%) SaaS
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.57%) TCP/IP
2 21 (12.00%) Ethernet
3 16 (9.14%) Internet
4 15 (8.57%) HTTP
5 10 (5.71%) DHCP
5 10 (5.71%) DNS
6 4 (2.29%) WAN
6 4 (2.29%) LAN
7 1 (0.57%) VoIP
7 1 (0.57%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.57%) GPRS
7 1 (0.57%) GSM
7 1 (0.57%) SSL
7 1 (0.57%) 3G
7 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.57%) Wireless
7 1 (0.57%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.29%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (4.00%) MySQL
5 6 (3.43%) SQLite
6 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 47 (26.86%) Visual Studio
2 27 (15.43%) Subversion
3 2 (1.14%) JIRA
3 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.57%) GCC
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.57%) MSI
4 1 (0.57%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.57%) Bugzilla
General
1 60 (34.29%) Finance
2 21 (12.00%) Electronics
3 19 (10.86%) Financial Institution
4 13 (7.43%) Banking
5 6 (3.43%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.86%) Front Office
7 4 (2.29%) Marketing
7 4 (2.29%) Retail
8 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.14%) Games
9 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.57%) Automotive
10 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 119 (68.00%) Developer
2 85 (48.57%) C++ Developer
3 39 (22.29%) Software Engineer
4 15 (8.57%) Software Developer
5 13 (7.43%) C# Developer
6 12 (6.86%) Programmer
7 11 (6.29%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.14%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (5.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (4.57%) Applications Support
9 8 (4.57%) GUI Developer
10 7 (4.00%) C++/C# Developer
10 7 (4.00%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.00%) AWS Developer
11 6 (3.43%) Development Manager
12 5 (2.86%) Graduate
12 5 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (2.86%) ScrumMaster
12 5 (2.86%) Software Programmer
12 5 (2.86%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (41.14%) .NET
2 64 (36.57%) MFC
2 64 (36.57%) STL
3 41 (23.43%) HTML
4 37 (21.14%) XML
5 36 (20.57%) WPF
6 29 (16.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 29 (16.57%) OpenGL
7 24 (13.71%) Web Services
8 22 (12.57%) WinForms
9 21 (12.00%) Qt
9 21 (12.00%) ASP.NET
9 21 (12.00%) HTML5
10 19 (10.86%) Direct3D
11 12 (6.86%) WCF
12 11 (6.29%) DirectX
13 9 (5.14%) CSS
13 9 (5.14%) jQuery
14 8 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 43 (24.57%) Visualisation
2 37 (21.14%) Computer Science
3 28 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 19 (10.86%) CUDA
6 16 (9.14%) Algorithms
7 11 (6.29%) 3D Graphics
8 10 (5.71%) Client/Server
9 7 (4.00%) Fixed Income
10 6 (3.43%) Derivative
10 6 (3.43%) Mobile App
11 5 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (2.86%) Management Information System
12 4 (2.29%) Interactive TV
13 3 (1.71%) BBC
13 3 (1.71%) VHDL
13 3 (1.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 2 (1.14%) Hedge funds
14 2 (1.14%) Physics
14 2 (1.14%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 117 (66.86%) Windows
2 31 (17.71%) UNIX
3 10 (5.71%) Linux
4 4 (2.29%) Windows XP
4 4 (2.29%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.57%) Android
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (45.14%) Software Engineering
2 50 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (25.14%) OO
4 33 (18.86%) Multithreading
5 24 (13.71%) OOP
6 23 (13.14%) TDD
6 23 (13.14%) Unit Testing
7 21 (12.00%) Software Architecture
8 20 (11.43%) Waterfall
9 19 (10.86%) 3D Visualisation
9 19 (10.86%) Linear Algebra
10 13 (7.43%) Scrum
10 13 (7.43%) Project Management
11 12 (6.86%) Electronic Trading
12 10 (5.71%) Migration
13 9 (5.14%) E-business
13 9 (5.14%) 3D Programming
13 9 (5.14%) Fault Management
14 8 (4.57%) MVC
15 7 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 154 (88.00%) C++
2 83 (47.43%) C#
3 59 (33.71%) SQL
4 48 (27.43%) JavaScript
5 25 (14.29%) C
6 24 (13.71%) VB
7 10 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.14%) Java
8 9 (5.14%) VB6
8 9 (5.14%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.00%) PHP
10 6 (3.43%) Perl
11 3 (1.71%) Python
11 3 (1.71%) PHP5
12 2 (1.14%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.14%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.14%) VBScript
13 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 66 (37.71%) Degree
2 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.57%) TickIT
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 40 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.43%) Oracle
3 5 (2.86%) Twitter
4 3 (1.71%) Google
5 2 (1.14%) Sybase
5 2 (1.14%) EMC
5 2 (1.14%) Borland
5 2 (1.14%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.14%) QNX
5 2 (1.14%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.14%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.14%) Altera
6 1 (0.57%) Rogue Wave
6 1 (0.57%) Perforce
6 1 (0.57%) Telerik
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.57%) Sage
6 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.57%) IBM
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
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Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health care
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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