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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 784 668 618
Rank change year-on-year
-116 -50
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 110 211 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.37% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 84 201 259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
57914 56515 63065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.72% 52.89% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 48523 48765 55307
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 £27,756 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -99 98 £47,500 +11.76% 24
London -23 51 £60,000 -7.69% 7
South East -62 25 £45,000 +5.88% 2
City of London -8 15 £62,500 - 3
South West -35 14 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Berkshire -7 13 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Edinburgh -5 9 £38,500 -14.44% 1
Bristol -11 9 £47,500 +43.93% 2
Scotland -12 9 £38,500 +6.20% 1
Surrey -9 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Uxbridge +9 6 £42,000 +69.69% 1
Guildford - 6 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -20 5 £40,000 - 3
Newbury +5 4 £50,000 +23.45%
South Wales +14 3 £35,000 - 1
Wales +8 3 £35,000 - 1
Slough -1 3 £24,000 -28.35%
Cardiff -3 3 £35,000 - 1
Brighton - 3 - -
East Sussex - 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 £38,000 - 2
Tewkesbury - 3 £38,000 -
Worcestershire -4 2 £41,250 +83.33%
Wokingham -7 2 £45,000 +45.16%
North West -13 2 £42,750 +0.58% 2
Hampshire -56 2 £21,500 -56.78%
Dudley - 2 £32,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £37,500 -
Fareham - 2 £21,500 -
Essex +1 1 £42,500 +2.40%

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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++.

1 224 (91.80%) C++
2 127 (52.05%) C#
2 127 (52.05%) Software Engineering
3 122 (50.00%) Windows
4 108 (44.26%) .NET
5 92 (37.70%) MFC
6 80 (32.79%) SQL Server
7 79 (32.38%) Degree
8 75 (30.74%) SQL
9 70 (28.69%) OO
10 61 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 60 (24.59%) Finance
12 58 (23.77%) JavaScript
12 58 (23.77%) Microsoft
13 55 (22.54%) HTML
14 51 (20.90%) C
14 51 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
15 49 (20.08%) Computer Science
16 46 (18.85%) Multithreading
17 45 (18.44%) STL
18 40 (16.39%) OOP
19 36 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
20 35 (14.34%) TDD
20 35 (14.34%) Mathematics
20 35 (14.34%) UNIX
21 32 (13.11%) WPF
22 31 (12.70%) Java
22 31 (12.70%) OpenGL
22 31 (12.70%) Visualisation
23 29 (11.89%) XML

VC++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (0.82%) IIS
2 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.82%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.20%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.23%) Internet
4 2 (0.82%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.20%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.33%) MySQL
4 13 (5.33%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.05%) DB2
8 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.82%) MS Access
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 61 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 27 (11.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (8.61%) Subversion
4 3 (1.23%) GCC
4 3 (1.23%) InstallShield
4 3 (1.23%) NUnit
5 2 (0.82%) Xcode
5 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.82%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.41%) PVCS
6 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
General
1 60 (24.59%) Finance
2 19 (7.79%) Electronics
3 18 (7.38%) Banking
4 15 (6.15%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.28%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.87%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.46%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.05%) Front Office
9 4 (1.64%) French Language
10 3 (1.23%) Games
11 2 (0.82%) German Language
11 2 (0.82%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.82%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.82%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.82%) Advertising
11 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.41%) Publishing
12 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 137 (56.15%) Developer
2 80 (32.79%) C++ Developer
3 68 (27.87%) Software Engineer
4 36 (14.75%) C# Developer
5 31 (12.70%) Software Developer
6 20 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 19 (7.79%) C++ Software Developer
8 16 (6.56%) Applications Support
8 16 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (5.33%) Graduate
10 12 (4.92%) C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (4.51%) C# Software Engineer
12 10 (4.10%) Junior
13 9 (3.69%) Senior Software Engineer
14 8 (3.28%) Support Engineer
14 8 (3.28%) Consultant
14 8 (3.28%) Senior Developer
15 7 (2.87%) Technical Consultant
16 6 (2.46%) C++/C# Developer
16 6 (2.46%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (44.26%) .NET
2 92 (37.70%) MFC
3 55 (22.54%) HTML
4 45 (18.44%) STL
5 32 (13.11%) WPF
6 31 (12.70%) OpenGL
7 29 (11.89%) XML
8 24 (9.84%) Qt
9 23 (9.43%) CSS
10 21 (8.61%) Web Services
11 20 (8.20%) ASP.NET
11 20 (8.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 19 (7.79%) Direct3D
12 19 (7.79%) .NET Framework
13 14 (5.74%) WinForms
14 13 (5.33%) ATL
15 12 (4.92%) HTML5
16 10 (4.10%) WCF
17 9 (3.69%) COM
17 9 (3.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.08%) Computer Science
2 36 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (14.34%) Mathematics
4 31 (12.70%) Visualisation
5 25 (10.25%) CUDA
6 13 (5.33%) Fixed Income
7 9 (3.69%) Client/Server
7 9 (3.69%) Physics
8 8 (3.28%) Chemistry
8 8 (3.28%) Derivative
9 7 (2.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.46%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (2.46%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (2.05%) User Experience
11 5 (2.05%) Statistics
12 4 (1.64%) iDTV
12 4 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.23%) Blog
14 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 122 (50.00%) Windows
2 35 (14.34%) UNIX
3 26 (10.66%) Linux
4 18 (7.38%) Apple iOS
5 10 (4.10%) Android
6 9 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.05%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.23%) Solaris
9 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (52.05%) Software Engineering
2 70 (28.69%) OO
3 51 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (18.85%) Multithreading
5 40 (16.39%) OOP
6 35 (14.34%) TDD
7 28 (11.48%) UML
7 28 (11.48%) Unit Testing
8 17 (6.97%) Software Architecture
8 17 (6.97%) 3D Visualisation
8 17 (6.97%) MVC
9 14 (5.74%) OOD
10 13 (5.33%) Waterfall
10 13 (5.33%) Low Latency
11 12 (4.92%) Scrum
12 11 (4.51%) Electronic Trading
13 10 (4.10%) E-business
13 10 (4.10%) iOS Development
14 9 (3.69%) Automation Testing
15 8 (3.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 224 (91.80%) C++
2 127 (52.05%) C#
3 75 (30.74%) SQL
4 58 (23.77%) JavaScript
5 51 (20.90%) C
6 31 (12.70%) Java
7 25 (10.25%) Perl
8 16 (6.56%) Python
9 15 (6.15%) PHP
9 15 (6.15%) VB
10 9 (3.69%) Assembly Language
11 8 (3.28%) VB6
12 7 (2.87%) Ada
13 5 (2.05%) XQuery
13 5 (2.05%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.05%) Ruby
13 5 (2.05%) XPath
14 3 (1.23%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.23%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (32.38%) Degree
2 8 (3.28%) MCTS
2 8 (3.28%) MCPD
2 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.82%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.87%) TickIT
1 7 (2.87%) ISO 9000
2 6 (2.46%) QA
3 4 (1.64%) GAMP
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.82%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.23%) OpenView
1 3 (1.23%) OVSD
Vendors
1 58 (23.77%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.84%) Oracle
3 7 (2.87%) Sun
4 4 (1.64%) IBM
5 3 (1.23%) HP
5 3 (1.23%) Borland
6 2 (0.82%) VMware
6 2 (0.82%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.82%) Citrix
6 2 (0.82%) 29West
7 1 (0.41%) Reuters
7 1 (0.41%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.41%) Sybase
7 1 (0.41%) GoldenSource
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Base + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Awesome Prospects+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorchester, Weymouth, Blandford Forum, Dorset,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Uxbridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago