Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Developer
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - +29 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.67% - 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% - 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 - -
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Belfast
Permanent vacancies in Belfast with a recognized job title 347 269 133
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 90.57% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 210 205 97
Belfast median annual salary £35,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.63% - +21.21%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +23.08%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Belfast

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Belfast.

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Belfast

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Belfast over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Belfast

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Kanban
5 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) GDPR
6 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) SQL

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR