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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 800 812 673
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -139
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 97 119 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.10% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.20% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 73 90 196
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,500 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%

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
56407 61007 57337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.38% 51.83% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48046 51849 49225
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +19 89 £42,500 - 6
London +11 28 £60,000 - 1
South East +14 27 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Berkshire +5 17 £45,000 +5.88%
West Midlands -12 14 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Newbury +14 12 - -
Surrey +4 10 £35,000 +11.11%
Scotland +18 8 £39,250 +1.94% 1
City of London +15 8 £60,000 +4.34%
Edinburgh +4 8 £39,250 +1.94% 1
Yorkshire +5 6 £34,000 -2.85%
South Yorkshire +2 6 £34,000 -2.85%
Sheffield +2 6 £34,000 -2.85%
South West -22 6 £38,250 +17.69% 2
Telford - 6 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 6 £40,000 -
Chertsey +2 5 £24,000 -4.00%
North West -3 5 £25,000 -28.57%
Wokingham - 5 £45,000 -
East of England +10 4 - -
Manchester +4 4 £31,250 -10.71%
Woking - 4 £46,250 -
Essex - 4 - -
Birmingham -4 3 £50,000 -
Worcestershire -12 3 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Colchester - 3 - -
Somerset +16 2 £39,500 -36.80%
Dorset +1 2 - -
Worcester -6 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £33,250 - 1

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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++.

1 157 (89.71%) C++
2 121 (69.14%) Windows
3 107 (61.14%) Software Engineering
4 92 (52.57%) C#
5 75 (42.86%) MFC
6 67 (38.29%) Degree
7 63 (36.00%) .NET
8 55 (31.43%) Visual Studio
8 55 (31.43%) Multithreading
9 54 (30.86%) STL
10 52 (29.71%) Finance
10 52 (29.71%) Computer Science
11 51 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (25.71%) WPF
13 42 (24.00%) OO
14 41 (23.43%) Unit Testing
15 40 (22.86%) SQL
16 39 (22.29%) HTML
17 37 (21.14%) C
17 37 (21.14%) SQL Server
18 32 (18.29%) TDD
19 29 (16.57%) JavaScript
19 29 (16.57%) XML
19 29 (16.57%) UNIX
19 29 (16.57%) TCP/IP
19 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
20 28 (16.00%) Subversion
20 28 (16.00%) Visualisation
20 28 (16.00%) HTML5
21 25 (14.29%) Software Architecture

VC++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) Apache
2 6 (3.43%) IIS
3 3 (1.71%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.71%) JBoss
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.57%) TCP/IP
2 21 (12.00%) HTTP
3 19 (10.86%) Ethernet
4 15 (8.57%) Internet
5 11 (6.29%) FTP
6 6 (3.43%) DHCP
6 6 (3.43%) DNS
7 2 (1.14%) Multicast
7 2 (1.14%) Modbus
8 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.57%) Wireless
8 1 (0.57%) SSL
8 1 (0.57%) 3G
8 1 (0.57%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.57%) GPRS
8 1 (0.57%) GSM
8 1 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 11 (6.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.71%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (31.43%) Visual Studio
2 28 (16.00%) Subversion
3 14 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.43%) CppUnit
4 6 (3.43%) NUnit
5 5 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.14%) CMake
6 2 (1.14%) JIRA
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.14%) PVCS
7 1 (0.57%) C++Builder
7 1 (0.57%) PowerBuilder
General
1 52 (29.71%) Finance
2 20 (11.43%) Electronics
3 13 (7.43%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.29%) Financial Institution
5 7 (4.00%) Banking
6 6 (3.43%) Advertising
7 5 (2.86%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.29%) Retail
8 4 (2.29%) Automotive
9 3 (1.71%) Front Office
9 3 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.71%) Games
10 2 (1.14%) Arabic Language
10 2 (1.14%) Military
10 2 (1.14%) Back Office
11 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 95 (54.29%) Developer
2 68 (38.86%) C++ Developer
3 54 (30.86%) Software Engineer
4 17 (9.71%) Senior Software Engineer
4 17 (9.71%) Senior Developer
5 14 (8.00%) GUI Developer
6 13 (7.43%) C# Developer
7 11 (6.29%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 11 (6.29%) Real Time Engineer
8 9 (5.14%) Senior C++ Developer
9 7 (4.00%) Graduate
9 7 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (3.43%) C++/C# Developer
10 6 (3.43%) C++ Team Leader
10 6 (3.43%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (3.43%) Team Leader
10 6 (3.43%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Junior
11 5 (2.86%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (42.86%) MFC
2 63 (36.00%) .NET
3 54 (30.86%) STL
4 45 (25.71%) WPF
5 39 (22.29%) HTML
6 29 (16.57%) XML
7 28 (16.00%) HTML5
8 25 (14.29%) WinForms
8 25 (14.29%) Web Services
9 17 (9.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 17 (9.71%) OpenGL
10 16 (9.14%) ASP.NET
11 11 (6.29%) Qt
11 11 (6.29%) NHibernate
12 10 (5.71%) CSS
12 10 (5.71%) Direct3D
13 9 (5.14%) WCF
14 8 (4.57%) Ajax
14 8 (4.57%) DirectX
15 7 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 52 (29.71%) Computer Science
2 28 (16.00%) Visualisation
3 25 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (12.57%) Algorithms
5 20 (11.43%) Mathematics
6 15 (8.57%) Client/Server
6 15 (8.57%) CUDA
7 14 (8.00%) Device Driver
8 12 (6.86%) Embedded Systems
9 11 (6.29%) Derivative
10 8 (4.57%) Physics
10 8 (4.57%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (4.57%) Management Information System
11 6 (3.43%) Interactive TV
11 6 (3.43%) Blackberry
12 5 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (2.29%) Fixed Income
13 4 (2.29%) iDTV
14 3 (1.71%) Equities
14 3 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 121 (69.14%) Windows
2 29 (16.57%) UNIX
3 25 (14.29%) Linux
4 14 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 12 (6.86%) Windows 2000
5 12 (6.86%) Windows NT
6 8 (4.57%) Android
6 8 (4.57%) Solaris
7 6 (3.43%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.43%) Windows Phone 8
7 6 (3.43%) Windows Phone
8 4 (2.29%) Windows CE
9 2 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (61.14%) Software Engineering
2 55 (31.43%) Multithreading
3 51 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (24.00%) OO
5 41 (23.43%) Unit Testing
6 32 (18.29%) TDD
7 25 (14.29%) Software Architecture
8 23 (13.14%) OOP
9 21 (12.00%) SDLC
9 21 (12.00%) OOD
10 19 (10.86%) Waterfall
11 18 (10.29%) Linear Algebra
11 18 (10.29%) 3D Visualisation
11 18 (10.29%) Scrum
12 16 (9.14%) UML
13 15 (8.57%) Validation
14 14 (8.00%) MVC
15 13 (7.43%) OOA/OOD
16 12 (6.86%) MVVM
17 10 (5.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 157 (89.71%) C++
2 92 (52.57%) C#
3 40 (22.86%) SQL
4 37 (21.14%) C
5 29 (16.57%) JavaScript
6 15 (8.57%) VB
7 13 (7.43%) Java
8 8 (4.57%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.43%) VB6
10 6 (3.43%) Pascal
11 5 (2.86%) XAML
12 4 (2.29%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.71%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.71%) Perl
14 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.14%) PHP
14 2 (1.14%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (38.29%) Degree
2 3 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.57%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.86%) GAMP
2 2 (1.14%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.57%) TickIT
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.14%) Oracle
3 7 (4.00%) Intel
4 3 (1.71%) Sybase
5 2 (1.14%) Trapeze
5 2 (1.14%) Google
5 2 (1.14%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.14%) Altera
5 2 (1.14%) Rogue Wave
5 2 (1.14%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.14%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.14%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.14%) EMC
5 2 (1.14%) QNX
5 2 (1.14%) ESRI
5 2 (1.14%) IBM
6 1 (0.57%) Borland
6 1 (0.57%) Sun
6 1 (0.57%) Telerik
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