Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 48 78
Rank change year-on-year -54 +30 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 43 143 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.78% 5.08% 3.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 9.15% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 36 149 174
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,356
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +13.14% -21.43%
10th Percentile £34,250 £27,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £78,125 £62,500 £52,722
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,329 1,562 1,582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 54.99% 55.49% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,153 1,341 1,390
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Buckinghamshire

C++
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Buckinghamshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Buckinghamshire

C++
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 30 £42,500 +46.55% 9
Aylesbury -11 4 £52,500 +31.25%
Amersham +1 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
High Wycombe -40 2 £42,500 -10.53% 7
Iver - 1 - -
Bletchley - 1 £80,000 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
2 21 (48.84%) Java
3 19 (44.19%) C#
4 16 (37.21%) HTML
5 15 (34.88%) MySQL
5 15 (34.88%) OOP
6 14 (32.56%) OO
7 13 (30.23%) Linux
7 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (27.91%) CSS
8 12 (27.91%) SQL
8 12 (27.91%) Open Source
9 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
9 10 (23.26%) XML
9 10 (23.26%) Python
9 10 (23.26%) Degree
10 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
10 9 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (18.60%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (18.60%) Analytical Thinking
11 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
11 8 (18.60%) RESTful
11 8 (18.60%) jQuery
11 8 (18.60%) Ruby
11 8 (18.60%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (18.60%) LAMP
11 8 (18.60%) Apache
11 8 (18.60%) MVC
11 8 (18.60%) PHP

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.60%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) MySQL
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.98%) DB2
4 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.98%) JUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Maven
3 3 (6.98%) Selenium
4 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (13.95%) Marketing
2 4 (9.30%) Games
2 4 (9.30%) Law
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 2 (4.65%) Electronics
4 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Software Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Product Manager
5 4 (9.30%) 3D Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Product Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Graduate
6 3 (6.98%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Graduate Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Graphics Developer
7 2 (4.65%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) FPGA Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) HTML
2 12 (27.91%) CSS
3 10 (23.26%) XML
4 8 (18.60%) .NET
4 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
4 8 (18.60%) jQuery
4 8 (18.60%) LAMP
4 8 (18.60%) RESTful
4 8 (18.60%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
5 4 (9.30%) DirectX
5 4 (9.30%) HTML5
5 4 (9.30%) Qt
6 3 (6.98%) DHTML
6 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.98%) JSF
6 3 (6.98%) JSP
6 3 (6.98%) Spring
6 3 (6.98%) Struts
6 3 (6.98%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.60%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (9.30%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.98%) Animation
4 3 (6.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (4.65%) e-Learning
5 2 (4.65%) VHDL
6 1 (2.33%) ASIC
6 1 (2.33%) CUDA
6 1 (2.33%) Life Science
6 1 (2.33%) Robotics
6 1 (2.33%) State Machine
6 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.33%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
2 15 (34.88%) OOP
3 14 (32.56%) OO
4 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.91%) Open Source
6 9 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (18.60%) Analytical Thinking
7 8 (18.60%) MVC
8 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
9 6 (13.95%) Project Management
10 5 (11.63%) DevOps
10 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
10 5 (11.63%) Product Management
10 5 (11.63%) Resource Management
10 5 (11.63%) Software Architecture
10 5 (11.63%) Web Application Development
11 4 (9.30%) CAD
11 4 (9.30%) Process Improvement
11 4 (9.30%) Time Management
12 3 (6.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) C#
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 10 (23.26%) Python
5 8 (18.60%) C
5 8 (18.60%) PHP
5 8 (18.60%) Ruby
6 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.30%) VC++
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.33%) R
8 1 (2.33%) Scala
8 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 7 (16.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (9.30%) Master's Degree
4 3 (6.98%) ISEB
4 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) GDPR
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Unisys
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Altera
4 2 (4.65%) Intel
5 1 (2.33%) QNX
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase