Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 89 73
Rank change year-on-year +38 -16 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 122 89 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.42% 3.08% 3.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.98% 5.91% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 124 130 175
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,428 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.91% -21.27% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,750 £53,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 1,528 1,505 2,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 55.34% 52.04% 52.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,301 1,324 1,808
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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
High Wycombe +37 39 £47,500 +102.13% 7
Milton Keynes -31 30 £29,000 -17.98% 3
Aylesbury +2 23 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Marlow - 11 £52,500 -
Amersham - 1 £50,000 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 64 (52.46%) Software Engineering
2 59 (48.36%) C#
3 51 (41.80%) Linux
4 46 (37.70%) Windows
5 44 (36.07%) Degree
6 42 (34.43%) Computer Science
7 39 (31.97%) JavaScript
7 39 (31.97%) .NET
8 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (29.51%) SQL
10 33 (27.05%) Python
11 31 (25.41%) Algorithms
12 30 (24.59%) C
13 27 (22.13%) Java
13 27 (22.13%) MongoDB
14 24 (19.67%) Unix
15 23 (18.85%) Multithreading
15 23 (18.85%) Node.js
16 22 (18.03%) Web Services
17 21 (17.21%) SDLC
17 21 (17.21%) Git (software)
17 21 (17.21%) Qt
17 21 (17.21%) Computer Science Degree
18 19 (15.57%) Visual Studio
19 18 (14.75%) Physics
20 17 (13.93%) OO
20 17 (13.93%) OOD
21 16 (13.11%) MariaDB
22 15 (12.30%) IIS
22 15 (12.30%) HTML

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 15 (12.30%) IIS
2 4 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.64%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.82%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.20%) GitHub
2 6 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.92%) Serverless
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) HTTP
2 5 (4.10%) HTTPS
3 4 (3.28%) LAN
3 4 (3.28%) RFID
3 4 (3.28%) WAN
4 3 (2.46%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.64%) Network Security
5 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.82%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.13%) MongoDB
2 16 (13.11%) MariaDB
3 11 (9.02%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.46%) Big Data
7 2 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.64%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (17.21%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.57%) Visual Studio
3 14 (11.48%) Subversion
4 8 (6.56%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.28%) Selenium
6 2 (1.64%) GCC
6 2 (1.64%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.64%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.82%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.82%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.82%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.82%) JIRA
7 1 (0.82%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.82%) Robot Framework
General
1 9 (7.38%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.92%) Retail
3 5 (4.10%) Finance
3 5 (4.10%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.64%) Billing
4 2 (1.64%) Marketing
5 1 (0.82%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.82%) Avionics
5 1 (0.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (45.90%) Software Engineer
2 48 (39.34%) Developer
3 39 (31.97%) C++ Software Engineer
4 24 (19.67%) C++ Developer
5 23 (18.85%) .NET Developer
6 21 (17.21%) C# Developer
7 17 (13.93%) Software Developer
8 15 (12.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (11.48%) C++ Software Developer
9 14 (11.48%) Python Software Engineer
10 12 (9.84%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (9.84%) Senior Developer
11 11 (9.02%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (7.38%) C# Software Developer
12 9 (7.38%) Embedded Engineer
13 8 (6.56%) .NET Software Developer
13 8 (6.56%) Graduate
13 8 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
13 8 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
13 8 (6.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.97%) .NET
2 23 (18.85%) Node.js
3 22 (18.03%) Web Services
4 21 (17.21%) Qt
5 15 (12.30%) HTML
6 13 (10.66%) MFC
7 12 (9.84%) OpenGL
7 12 (9.84%) WinForms
8 11 (9.02%) AngularJS
9 10 (8.20%) HTML5
9 10 (8.20%) STL
10 9 (7.38%) Ext JS
10 9 (7.38%) Polymer
10 9 (7.38%) Web Components
11 6 (4.92%) JSON
11 6 (4.92%) REST
11 6 (4.92%) XML
12 5 (4.10%) Django
13 3 (2.46%) jQuery
13 3 (2.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (34.43%) Computer Science
2 31 (25.41%) Algorithms
3 9 (7.38%) Video\Live Streaming
4 6 (4.92%) Fintech
5 4 (3.28%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.28%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.64%) User Experience
8 1 (0.82%) CCTV
8 1 (0.82%) Robotics
8 1 (0.82%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 51 (41.80%) Linux
2 46 (37.70%) Windows
3 24 (19.67%) Unix
4 10 (8.20%) Mac OS
5 7 (5.74%) Apple iOS
6 6 (4.92%) Android
7 4 (3.28%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (52.46%) Software Engineering
2 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (18.85%) Multithreading
4 21 (17.21%) SDLC
5 18 (14.75%) Physics
6 17 (13.93%) OO
6 17 (13.93%) OOD
7 13 (10.66%) Mathematics
8 10 (8.20%) Computer Vision
8 10 (8.20%) Software Architecture
9 9 (7.38%) Front End Development
9 9 (7.38%) Neural Network
9 9 (7.38%) Open Source
9 9 (7.38%) Scrum
9 9 (7.38%) Software Testing
9 9 (7.38%) TDD
10 8 (6.56%) OOP
11 7 (5.74%) Analytics
12 6 (4.92%) API Development
12 6 (4.92%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.36%) C#
2 39 (31.97%) JavaScript
3 36 (29.51%) SQL
4 33 (27.05%) Python
5 30 (24.59%) C
6 27 (22.13%) Java
7 7 (5.74%) VC++
8 6 (4.92%) Embedded C++
9 5 (4.10%) Perl
10 3 (2.46%) PHP
11 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.64%) Go
12 1 (0.82%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.82%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.82%) Ruby
12 1 (0.82%) Scala
12 1 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (36.07%) Degree
2 21 (17.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (10.66%) PhD
4 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) CCNA
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 6 (4.92%) Firmware
2 2 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (11.48%) Google
2 12 (9.84%) Oracle
3 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.46%) Cisco
5 2 (1.64%) Brocade
5 2 (1.64%) Juniper
5 2 (1.64%) VMware
5 2 (1.64%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.82%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.82%) Twitter
6 1 (0.82%) Verint