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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 807 815 692
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -123
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 98 132 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.21% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 75 109 167
Average salary £41,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -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
56313 62571 57774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.57% 52.19% 52.80%
Number of salaries quoted 48004 53415 49876
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +6.79%
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 2 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 2 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 +20 90 £45,000 +20.00% 13
London +33 32 £60,000 +9.09% 3
South East -14 25 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Berkshire +9 14 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Midlands -7 12 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Newbury +9 10 - -
North West +4 9 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Surrey +3 9 £45,000 +42.85% 2
Manchester +16 8 £27,500 -21.42%
Scotland +10 8 £38,500 - 1
Edinburgh +8 8 £38,500 - 1
City of London +53 7 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Yorkshire +13 6 £34,000 -2.85%
South Yorkshire +3 6 £34,000 -2.85%
Sheffield -3 6 £34,000 -2.85%
South West -26 5 £39,500 +21.53% 2
Worcestershire -7 4 £38,250 +9.28% 1
Woking - 4 £46,250 -
Wokingham - 4 £45,000 - 1
Chertsey +1 3 £24,000 +3.22% 2
Dorset -1 3 - -
Malvern -7 3 £36,500 +4.28%
Birmingham -12 3 £50,000 -
Telford - 3 £40,000 - 1
Shropshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Essex +2 2 - - 2
East of England -1 2 - - 2
Somerset - 2 £39,500 - 1
Bath - 2 £39,500 - 1
Colchester - 2 - -

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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++.

1 156 (89.14%) C++
2 117 (66.86%) Windows
3 96 (54.86%) Software Engineering
4 88 (50.29%) C#
5 73 (41.71%) MFC
6 69 (39.43%) .NET
7 62 (35.43%) STL
8 59 (33.71%) Degree
9 57 (32.57%) Visual Studio
10 54 (30.86%) Finance
11 53 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (28.57%) Multithreading
13 44 (25.14%) WPF
14 42 (24.00%) HTML
14 42 (24.00%) OO
15 41 (23.43%) SQL
15 41 (23.43%) Unit Testing
15 41 (23.43%) Computer Science
16 37 (21.14%) JavaScript
16 37 (21.14%) SQL Server
17 36 (20.57%) C
18 35 (20.00%) XML
19 34 (19.43%) Visualisation
20 31 (17.71%) TDD
20 31 (17.71%) UNIX
21 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
21 29 (16.57%) HTML5
22 28 (16.00%) Subversion
23 27 (15.43%) TCP/IP
24 26 (14.86%) Web Services

VC++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 7 (4.00%) IIS
1 7 (4.00%) Apache
2 3 (1.71%) JBoss
2 3 (1.71%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.43%) TCP/IP
2 20 (11.43%) HTTP
3 19 (10.86%) Ethernet
4 14 (8.00%) Internet
5 9 (5.14%) FTP
6 7 (4.00%) DHCP
6 7 (4.00%) DNS
7 2 (1.14%) Multicast
8 1 (0.57%) SSL
8 1 (0.57%) 3G
8 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.57%) Wireless
8 1 (0.57%) Modbus
8 1 (0.57%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.57%) GPRS
8 1 (0.57%) GSM
8 1 (0.57%) LAN
8 1 (0.57%) VoIP
8 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 11 (6.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.71%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.71%) MySQL
7 3 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 57 (32.57%) Visual Studio
2 28 (16.00%) Subversion
3 13 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.43%) NUnit
4 6 (3.43%) CppUnit
5 4 (2.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.14%) JIRA
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.57%) PVCS
7 1 (0.57%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.57%) C++Builder
7 1 (0.57%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.57%) GCC
General
1 54 (30.86%) Finance
2 20 (11.43%) Electronics
3 14 (8.00%) Financial Institution
4 11 (6.29%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.57%) Banking
6 6 (3.43%) Advertising
7 5 (2.86%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.29%) Retail
8 4 (2.29%) Front Office
8 4 (2.29%) Automotive
9 3 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.14%) Back Office
10 2 (1.14%) Games
10 2 (1.14%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 97 (55.43%) Developer
2 68 (38.86%) C++ Developer
3 51 (29.14%) Software Engineer
4 15 (8.57%) Senior Developer
4 15 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (8.00%) GUI Developer
6 13 (7.43%) C# Developer
7 9 (5.14%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 9 (5.14%) Real Time Engineer
8 7 (4.00%) C++/C# Developer
9 6 (3.43%) Senior C++ Developer
9 6 (3.43%) C++ Team Leader
9 6 (3.43%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (3.43%) Development Team Leader
9 6 (3.43%) Team Leader
9 6 (3.43%) Applications Support
9 6 (3.43%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (3.43%) Software Developer
10 5 (2.86%) Junior
10 5 (2.86%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (41.71%) MFC
2 69 (39.43%) .NET
3 62 (35.43%) STL
4 44 (25.14%) WPF
5 42 (24.00%) HTML
6 35 (20.00%) XML
7 29 (16.57%) HTML5
8 26 (14.86%) WinForms
8 26 (14.86%) Web Services
9 22 (12.57%) OpenGL
10 21 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 17 (9.71%) ASP.NET
12 13 (7.43%) Qt
12 13 (7.43%) Direct3D
13 10 (5.71%) NHibernate
13 10 (5.71%) WCF
13 10 (5.71%) CSS
14 9 (5.14%) Ajax
15 8 (4.57%) DirectX
16 7 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.43%) Computer Science
2 34 (19.43%) Visualisation
3 26 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (11.43%) Mathematics
5 19 (10.86%) Algorithms
6 15 (8.57%) CUDA
7 12 (6.86%) Client/Server
7 12 (6.86%) Device Driver
8 10 (5.71%) Derivative
8 10 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (4.57%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (4.00%) Management Information System
11 6 (3.43%) Interactive TV
11 6 (3.43%) Blackberry
12 5 (2.86%) Fixed Income
13 4 (2.29%) iDTV
13 4 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (2.29%) Physics
14 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
14 3 (1.71%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 117 (66.86%) Windows
2 31 (17.71%) UNIX
3 18 (10.29%) Linux
4 12 (6.86%) Windows XP
5 10 (5.71%) Windows 2000
5 10 (5.71%) Windows NT
6 7 (4.00%) Solaris
7 6 (3.43%) Android
7 6 (3.43%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.43%) Windows Phone 8
7 6 (3.43%) Windows Phone
8 5 (2.86%) Windows CE
9 2 (1.14%) VxWorks
9 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (54.86%) Software Engineering
2 53 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 42 (24.00%) OO
5 41 (23.43%) Unit Testing
6 31 (17.71%) TDD
7 25 (14.29%) Software Architecture
8 20 (11.43%) SDLC
8 20 (11.43%) OOP
9 19 (10.86%) Scrum
9 19 (10.86%) Waterfall
10 18 (10.29%) Linear Algebra
10 18 (10.29%) 3D Visualisation
11 17 (9.71%) OOD
12 15 (8.57%) UML
13 14 (8.00%) MVC
14 13 (7.43%) Validation
15 12 (6.86%) Migration
15 12 (6.86%) MVVM
16 11 (6.29%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 156 (89.14%) C++
2 88 (50.29%) C#
3 41 (23.43%) SQL
4 37 (21.14%) JavaScript
5 36 (20.57%) C
6 17 (9.71%) Java
6 17 (9.71%) VB
7 11 (6.29%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.14%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.00%) VB6
10 6 (3.43%) Pascal
11 3 (1.71%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.71%) Perl
12 2 (1.14%) PHP
12 2 (1.14%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.14%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.14%) XAML
13 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (33.71%) Degree
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.29%) GAMP
2 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.86%) Oracle
3 7 (4.00%) Intel
4 5 (2.86%) Google
5 3 (1.71%) Sybase
6 2 (1.14%) IBM
6 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.14%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.14%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.14%) QNX
6 2 (1.14%) ESRI
6 2 (1.14%) Altera
6 2 (1.14%) Rogue Wave
6 2 (1.14%) Trapeze
6 2 (1.14%) Xilinx
6 2 (1.14%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.14%) EMC
7 1 (0.57%) Wind River
7 1 (0.57%) Twitter
7 1 (0.57%) Green Hills
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £28k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonus + relocation + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Upon experience & good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
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