Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 59 92
Rank change year-on-year -8 +33 -40
Permanent jobs citing C++ 186 296 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.68% 4.57% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 8.66% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 209 411 235
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,950
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2789 3419 3758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 55.18% 52.79% 50.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2432 2843 3238
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +1 77 £30,000 -16.67% 1
Nottinghamshire -9 61 £45,000 -1.10% 4
Derbyshire -16 25 £42,500 +33.86% 1
Leicestershire -20 14 £34,000 -20.00% 2
Lincolnshire +12 2 £47,500 +58.33%
C++
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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++.

1 119 (63.98%) C#
2 115 (61.83%) Software Engineering
3 89 (47.85%) Degree
3 89 (47.85%) Computer Science
4 86 (46.24%) C
5 77 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (37.63%) Java
7 64 (34.41%) Linux
8 54 (29.03%) Mathematics
9 50 (26.88%) Python
10 49 (26.34%) Scrum
11 48 (25.81%) Electronics
11 48 (25.81%) .NET
12 46 (24.73%) Windows
12 46 (24.73%) OO
13 44 (23.66%) Algorithms
13 44 (23.66%) Computer Vision
14 39 (20.97%) Git (software)
15 37 (19.89%) GitHub
16 36 (19.35%) PhD
16 36 (19.35%) SQL
17 34 (18.28%) Physics
17 34 (18.28%) Computer Science Degree
18 32 (17.20%) HTML
19 30 (16.13%) Games
20 27 (14.52%) Firmware
20 27 (14.52%) Machine Learning
21 26 (13.98%) Visual Studio
22 25 (13.44%) JavaScript
22 25 (13.44%) HTML5

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 14 (7.53%) Apache
2 9 (4.84%) Apache Spark
3 8 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.54%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Maple
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.54%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.89%) GitHub
2 7 (3.76%) Serverless
3 6 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.15%) Office 365
4 4 (2.15%) SaaS
5 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.99%) Bluetooth
2 11 (5.91%) Wireless
3 7 (3.76%) HTTP
4 4 (2.15%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.15%) Internet
5 3 (1.61%) 4G
5 3 (1.61%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.08%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.54%) GPRS
7 1 (0.54%) GSM
7 1 (0.54%) RS-232
7 1 (0.54%) RS-485
7 1 (0.54%) SAN
7 1 (0.54%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.38%) Big Data
1 10 (5.38%) MongoDB
2 5 (2.69%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.15%) EDRMS
4 3 (1.61%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.54%) MS Access
6 1 (0.54%) MySQL
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.54%) Redis
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.98%) Visual Studio
3 17 (9.14%) Subversion
4 10 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.30%) Mercurial
6 6 (3.23%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.15%) MSTest
7 4 (2.15%) NUnit
7 4 (2.15%) Selenium
8 2 (1.08%) Appium
8 2 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.08%) Buildbot
8 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.08%) LabVIEW
8 2 (1.08%) Ranorex
8 2 (1.08%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.54%) VectorCAST
General
1 48 (25.81%) Electronics
2 30 (16.13%) Games
3 13 (6.99%) Finance
4 9 (4.84%) Advertising
5 6 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.15%) Marketing
6 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.08%) Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 80 (43.01%) Developer
2 77 (41.40%) Software Engineer
3 54 (29.03%) C++ Software Engineer
4 36 (19.35%) C++ Developer
5 35 (18.82%) Software Developer
6 26 (13.98%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 24 (12.90%) Graduate
8 21 (11.29%) Graduate Developer
9 18 (9.68%) C Software Engineer
9 18 (9.68%) C++ Software Developer
10 17 (9.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 17 (9.14%) Graduate C++ Developer
10 17 (9.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 16 (8.60%) Architect
11 16 (8.60%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
11 16 (8.60%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 16 (8.60%) Graduate Software Developer
12 15 (8.06%) C# Developer
13 13 (6.99%) C# Software Engineer
13 13 (6.99%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.81%) .NET
2 32 (17.20%) HTML
3 25 (13.44%) HTML5
4 19 (10.22%) CSS
5 13 (6.99%) XML
6 12 (6.45%) ASP.NET
7 10 (5.38%) CSS3
7 10 (5.38%) WebSockets
8 9 (4.84%) J2EE
8 9 (4.84%) Node.js
9 8 (4.30%) AngularJS
9 8 (4.30%) Polymer
9 8 (4.30%) Web Components
10 7 (3.76%) .NET Framework
10 7 (3.76%) Ajax
10 7 (3.76%) Java SE
10 7 (3.76%) JSON
10 7 (3.76%) MFC
10 7 (3.76%) REST
10 7 (3.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 89 (47.85%) Computer Science
2 44 (23.66%) Algorithms
3 11 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (4.84%) Device Driver
6 7 (3.76%) User Experience
7 6 (3.23%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (2.15%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.54%) BBC
10 1 (0.54%) Clustering
10 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.54%) Robotics
10 1 (0.54%) SCADA
10 1 (0.54%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 64 (34.41%) Linux
2 46 (24.73%) Windows
3 19 (10.22%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (4.84%) Unix
5 5 (2.69%) Android
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (61.83%) Software Engineering
2 77 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (29.03%) Mathematics
4 49 (26.34%) Scrum
5 46 (24.73%) OO
6 44 (23.66%) Computer Vision
7 34 (18.28%) Physics
8 27 (14.52%) Machine Learning
9 22 (11.83%) OOP
10 19 (10.22%) TDD
11 18 (9.68%) Test Automation
12 17 (9.14%) Visualisation
13 15 (8.06%) Image Processing
13 15 (8.06%) Microservices
14 14 (7.53%) Analytics
15 13 (6.99%) Project Planning
15 13 (6.99%) Unit Testing
16 11 (5.91%) Open Source
16 11 (5.91%) Signal Processing
16 11 (5.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 119 (63.98%) C#
2 86 (46.24%) C
3 70 (37.63%) Java
4 50 (26.88%) Python
5 36 (19.35%) SQL
6 25 (13.44%) JavaScript
7 23 (12.37%) MATLAB
8 14 (7.53%) Embedded C
9 13 (6.99%) Perl
10 12 (6.45%) PHP
11 11 (5.91%) Scala
12 10 (5.38%) R
13 8 (4.30%) VB
14 7 (3.76%) Assembly Language
14 7 (3.76%) T-SQL
14 7 (3.76%) VC++
15 6 (3.23%) PL/SQL
15 6 (3.23%) PowerShell
16 4 (2.15%) Ada
16 4 (2.15%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 89 (47.85%) Degree
2 36 (19.35%) PhD
3 34 (18.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.30%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (3.23%) Master's Degree
6 4 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.99%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) MISRA
2 2 (1.08%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (14.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (4.30%) Google
1 8 (4.30%) Oracle
2 7 (3.76%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.69%) SAP
4 2 (1.08%) IBM
4 2 (1.08%) Tableau
4 2 (1.08%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.08%) Twitter
5 1 (0.54%) Altera
5 1 (0.54%) Epicor
5 1 (0.54%) IFS
5 1 (0.54%) Infor
5 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.54%) Sage
5 1 (0.54%) Zend