Period
to 18 August 2017

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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 45 88
Rank change year-on-year -18 +43 -27
Permanent jobs citing C++ 209 348 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.91% 5.40% 3.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 10.31% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 259 424 256
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.96% -4.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £26,625
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.68% - +5.56%

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2927 3374 3674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 54.73% 52.32% 49.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2518 2839 3194
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 18 August 2017.

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 18 August 2017. 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
Northamptonshire +7 83 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Nottinghamshire -29 58 £40,000 - 7
Derbyshire -11 40 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Leicestershire -29 21 £42,500 - 4
Lincolnshire +21 1 £40,000 +9.59%
C++
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for C++.

1 139 (66.51%) C#
2 112 (53.59%) Software Engineering
3 101 (48.33%) Computer Science
4 97 (46.41%) Degree
5 87 (41.63%) C
6 77 (36.84%) Mathematics
7 74 (35.41%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (33.01%) Python
9 65 (31.10%) Java
10 64 (30.62%) SQL
10 64 (30.62%) .NET
11 61 (29.19%) Algorithms
12 56 (26.79%) Linux
12 56 (26.79%) Physics
13 55 (26.32%) OO
14 54 (25.84%) Windows
15 49 (23.44%) Electronics
15 49 (23.44%) Git (software)
16 45 (21.53%) PhD
17 44 (21.05%) MATLAB
18 43 (20.57%) Computer Vision
19 39 (18.66%) HTML
20 36 (17.22%) Machine Learning
21 35 (16.75%) Scrum
22 32 (15.31%) JavaScript
23 31 (14.83%) Computer Science Degree
24 28 (13.40%) CSS
24 28 (13.40%) Firmware
24 28 (13.40%) Visualisation
25 27 (12.92%) Visual Studio

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 22 (10.53%) Apache
2 19 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.87%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.48%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Maple
2 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.96%) Mathcad
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.96%) Simulink
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.05%) GitHub
2 8 (3.83%) SaaS
3 4 (1.91%) Office 365
4 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.96%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.35%) Bluetooth
1 7 (3.35%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.39%) HTTP
2 5 (2.39%) Wireless
3 3 (1.44%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.96%) 4G
4 2 (0.96%) IPv6
4 2 (0.96%) Network Security
4 2 (0.96%) RS-232
4 2 (0.96%) RS-485
4 2 (0.96%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.05%) Big Data
2 10 (4.78%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.35%) MySQL
3 7 (3.35%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.87%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.39%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.91%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.48%) MS Access
8 1 (0.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 49 (23.44%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.92%) Visual Studio
3 17 (8.13%) Subversion
4 10 (4.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.31%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.31%) NUnit
6 7 (3.35%) LabVIEW
7 5 (2.39%) Mercurial
7 5 (2.39%) MSTest
8 4 (1.91%) JIRA
9 3 (1.44%) Selenium
9 3 (1.44%) WiX
10 2 (0.96%) Appium
10 2 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.96%) Buildbot
10 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.96%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.96%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.96%) SpecFlow
General
1 49 (23.44%) Electronics
2 23 (11.00%) Games
3 10 (4.78%) Advertising
4 9 (4.31%) Finance
5 5 (2.39%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.91%) Marketing
6 4 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (38.76%) Developer
2 69 (33.01%) Software Engineer
3 51 (24.40%) Software Developer
4 47 (22.49%) C++ Software Engineer
5 33 (15.79%) C++ Developer
6 29 (13.88%) C++ Software Developer
7 25 (11.96%) C# Developer
7 25 (11.96%) C# Software Engineer
8 24 (11.48%) C Software Engineer
8 24 (11.48%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 24 (11.48%) Graduate
9 19 (9.09%) Data Scientist
10 18 (8.61%) C# Software Developer
11 16 (7.66%) C++/C# Developer
11 16 (7.66%) Graduate Developer
12 15 (7.18%) Architect
12 15 (7.18%) Computer Engineer
12 15 (7.18%) Computer Vision Engineer
13 14 (6.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 13 (6.22%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (30.62%) .NET
2 39 (18.66%) HTML
3 28 (13.40%) CSS
4 23 (11.00%) HTML5
5 19 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 16 (7.66%) CSS3
7 14 (6.70%) WPF
8 12 (5.74%) .NET Framework
9 11 (5.26%) WebSockets
9 11 (5.26%) XML
10 8 (3.83%) Entity Framework
10 8 (3.83%) J2EE
11 7 (3.35%) WCF
12 6 (2.87%) LINQ
12 6 (2.87%) Node.js
12 6 (2.87%) WF
13 5 (2.39%) Ajax
13 5 (2.39%) AngularJS
13 5 (2.39%) Java SE
13 5 (2.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 101 (48.33%) Computer Science
2 61 (29.19%) Algorithms
3 14 (6.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (4.78%) Device Driver
5 7 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.35%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (2.87%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.39%) User Experience
8 3 (1.44%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.44%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.44%) VHDL
9 2 (0.96%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.48%) BBC
10 1 (0.48%) Clustering
10 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.48%) Social Media
10 1 (0.48%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 56 (26.79%) Linux
2 54 (25.84%) Windows
3 13 (6.22%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (2.39%) Unix
5 4 (1.91%) Android
6 2 (0.96%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (53.59%) Software Engineering
2 77 (36.84%) Mathematics
3 74 (35.41%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (26.79%) Physics
5 55 (26.32%) OO
6 43 (20.57%) Computer Vision
7 36 (17.22%) Machine Learning
8 35 (16.75%) Scrum
9 28 (13.40%) Visualisation
10 25 (11.96%) Analytics
10 25 (11.96%) SDLC
11 23 (11.00%) Signal Processing
12 22 (10.53%) Image Processing
12 22 (10.53%) OOP
13 18 (8.61%) Data Visualisation
13 18 (8.61%) TDD
14 17 (8.13%) Predictive Analytics
15 14 (6.70%) Test Automation
16 12 (5.74%) Microservices
17 10 (4.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 139 (66.51%) C#
2 87 (41.63%) C
3 69 (33.01%) Python
4 65 (31.10%) Java
5 64 (30.62%) SQL
6 44 (21.05%) MATLAB
7 32 (15.31%) JavaScript
8 22 (10.53%) R
9 16 (7.66%) PHP
10 15 (7.18%) T-SQL
11 14 (6.70%) Embedded C
12 13 (6.22%) Perl
13 9 (4.31%) Scala
14 8 (3.83%) Embedded C++
15 7 (3.35%) Assembly Language
15 7 (3.35%) PL/SQL
15 7 (3.35%) VB
16 6 (2.87%) Bash Shell
16 6 (2.87%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 97 (46.41%) Degree
2 45 (21.53%) PhD
3 31 (14.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (8.61%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (2.87%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.96%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.39%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.96%) JTAG
2 2 (0.96%) MISRA
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (13.40%) Firmware
2 2 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (3.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.91%) Perforce
2 4 (1.91%) SAP
3 3 (1.44%) Oracle
3 3 (1.44%) TIBCO
4 2 (0.96%) Altera
4 2 (0.96%) Atmel
4 2 (0.96%) IBM
4 2 (0.96%) Tableau
4 2 (0.96%) Twitter
4 2 (0.96%) VMware
5 1 (0.48%) EMC
5 1 (0.48%) Google
5 1 (0.48%) Renesas