Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 66 43
Rank change year-on-year -15 -23 +45
Permanent jobs citing C++ 184 208 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.76% 3.91% 5.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.49% 7.14% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 158 259 432
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £23,525
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.13% -3.16% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,834 2,915 3,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 57.97% 54.80% 52.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,394 2,509 2,841
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in the East Midlands

C++
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for C++ in the East Midlands

C++
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in the East Midlands

C++
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Leicestershire +24 52 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Derbyshire +7 46 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Nottinghamshire +8 42 £50,000 +25.00% 18
Northamptonshire -48 37 £43,750 +34.62% 4
Lincolnshire 0 3 £35,500 -11.25% 2
C++
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for C++.

1 95 (51.63%) Software Engineering
2 84 (45.65%) C#
3 67 (36.41%) Degree
4 62 (33.70%) C
5 51 (27.72%) .NET
6 49 (26.63%) Java
7 43 (23.37%) SQL
8 42 (22.83%) OO
9 38 (20.65%) HTML
10 37 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (19.57%) Manufacturing
12 35 (19.02%) JavaScript
13 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
14 31 (16.85%) GitHub
15 30 (16.30%) Embedded Systems
15 30 (16.30%) Subversion
16 28 (15.22%) Device Driver
17 27 (14.67%) Mathematics
18 26 (14.13%) VB
18 26 (14.13%) ASP.NET
19 24 (13.04%) Python
19 24 (13.04%) Unit Testing
20 22 (11.96%) Time Management
20 22 (11.96%) SQL Server
20 22 (11.96%) CSS
20 22 (11.96%) Scrum
21 21 (11.41%) Linux
22 20 (10.87%) OOP
23 19 (10.33%) Oracle
23 19 (10.33%) Computer Science

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 17 (9.24%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.43%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (5.43%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (5.43%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (4.89%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.72%) Confluence
5 4 (2.17%) Apache
5 4 (2.17%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.09%) JBoss
7 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.85%) GitHub
2 11 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.80%) Office 365
5 4 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.09%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.54%) G Suite
7 1 (0.54%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.17%) Intranet
2 3 (1.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.63%) Wireless
3 2 (1.09%) FTP
3 2 (1.09%) MQTT
3 2 (1.09%) NFC
3 2 (1.09%) SMTP
3 2 (1.09%) SNMP
3 2 (1.09%) Telnet
4 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.78%) MySQL
3 8 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.72%) Big Data
5 4 (2.17%) Blockchain
5 4 (2.17%) Flink
5 4 (2.17%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.17%) HBase
5 4 (2.17%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.63%) EDRMS
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 30 (16.30%) Subversion
2 18 (9.78%) JIRA
2 18 (9.78%) Visual Studio
3 17 (9.24%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.43%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.43%) JUnit
5 9 (4.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (4.35%) Xcode
7 6 (3.26%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.26%) Maven
8 5 (2.72%) CppUnit
8 5 (2.72%) WiX
9 4 (2.17%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.17%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.17%) EasyMock
9 4 (2.17%) NUnit
9 4 (2.17%) Selenium
9 4 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.63%) MSTest
11 2 (1.09%) Bugzilla
General
1 36 (19.57%) Manufacturing
2 18 (9.78%) Finance
3 14 (7.61%) Games
4 13 (7.07%) Marketing
5 10 (5.43%) Advertising
6 9 (4.89%) Electronics
7 7 (3.80%) Telecoms
8 6 (3.26%) Automotive
9 5 (2.72%) Banking
9 5 (2.72%) Law
10 3 (1.63%) Retail
11 2 (1.09%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 59 (32.07%) Software Engineer
2 47 (25.54%) Developer
3 33 (17.93%) Embedded Engineer
4 28 (15.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 19 (10.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 19 (10.33%) Software Developer
6 15 (8.15%) Java Developer
6 15 (8.15%) Programmer
7 14 (7.61%) Lead Software Engineer
8 13 (7.07%) C# Developer
8 13 (7.07%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
8 13 (7.07%) Project Engineer
9 12 (6.52%) C++ Programmer
10 10 (5.43%) Games Programmer
10 10 (5.43%) SharePoint Developer
10 10 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.89%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.89%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (4.89%) C++ Games Programmer
11 9 (4.89%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (27.72%) .NET
2 38 (20.65%) HTML
3 26 (14.13%) ASP.NET
4 22 (11.96%) CSS
5 18 (9.78%) jQuery
6 13 (7.07%) HTML5
6 13 (7.07%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 12 (6.52%) Hibernate
8 11 (5.98%) Spring
9 10 (5.43%) RESTful
10 9 (4.89%) Ajax
10 9 (4.89%) JSON
10 9 (4.89%) WPF
11 8 (4.35%) AngularJS
11 8 (4.35%) MFC
11 8 (4.35%) Web Services
12 7 (3.80%) CryEngine
12 7 (3.80%) REST
13 6 (3.26%) JMS
13 6 (3.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.30%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (15.22%) Device Driver
3 19 (10.33%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.07%) CCTV
4 13 (7.07%) SCADA
5 9 (4.89%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.72%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (2.17%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.17%) Fintech
7 4 (2.17%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.17%) Wiki
8 3 (1.63%) AS400
8 3 (1.63%) iSeries
8 3 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.09%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.09%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.09%) Xbox
10 1 (0.54%) Animation
10 1 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.41%) Linux
2 16 (8.70%) Windows
3 7 (3.80%) Unix
4 4 (2.17%) CentOS
4 4 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.54%) Android
6 1 (0.54%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (51.63%) Software Engineering
2 42 (22.83%) OO
3 37 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (14.67%) Mathematics
5 24 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 22 (11.96%) Scrum
6 22 (11.96%) Time Management
7 20 (10.87%) OOP
8 18 (9.78%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (8.70%) OOD
9 16 (8.70%) Project Management
10 15 (8.15%) DevOps
11 13 (7.07%) ERP
11 13 (7.07%) Line Management
12 11 (5.98%) Machine Learning
12 11 (5.98%) Physics
12 11 (5.98%) Test Automation
13 10 (5.43%) SDLC
13 10 (5.43%) SOLID
13 10 (5.43%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 84 (45.65%) C#
2 62 (33.70%) C
3 49 (26.63%) Java
4 43 (23.37%) SQL
5 35 (19.02%) JavaScript
6 26 (14.13%) VB
7 24 (13.04%) Python
8 13 (7.07%) VBA
9 8 (4.35%) Perl
9 8 (4.35%) PHP
9 8 (4.35%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.80%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.80%) Scala
11 5 (2.72%) XAML
12 4 (2.17%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.17%) Java 8
13 3 (1.63%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.63%) RPG
14 2 (1.09%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 67 (36.41%) Degree
2 15 (8.15%) HND
3 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (3.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (3.26%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.09%) HNC
6 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.09%) PMO
1 2 (1.09%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.17%) Docker
2 3 (1.63%) Firmware
3 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) Ansible
1 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.33%) Oracle
3 6 (3.26%) SAP
4 5 (2.72%) Google
5 4 (2.17%) IBM
5 4 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.09%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.09%) Mentor Graphics
6 2 (1.09%) VMware
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe
7 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.54%) EMC
7 1 (0.54%) QNX
7 1 (0.54%) Xamarin