Period
to 23 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 51 87
Rank change year-on-year -35 +36 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 106 218 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.05% 5.16% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.98% 9.23% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 89 149 169
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,400 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +2.49%

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 1,773 2,363 3,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 50.96% 55.98% 60.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,551 1,789 2,833
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +33 52 £80,000 +6.67% 29
Leicestershire -39 25 £41,750 +4.38% 7
Derbyshire +4 13 £35,000 -13.58% 14
Northamptonshire -17 10 £37,500 -15.73% 4
Lincolnshire -6 6 £45,000 -5.26% 8
C++
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 70 (66.04%) C#
2 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (52.83%) Java
4 46 (43.40%) Software Engineering
5 31 (29.25%) .NET
6 30 (28.30%) Computer Science
7 29 (27.36%) Degree
8 27 (25.47%) JavaScript
9 25 (23.58%) Computer Science Degree
10 24 (22.64%) Web Services
10 24 (22.64%) Azure
11 20 (18.87%) AWS
11 20 (18.87%) C
11 20 (18.87%) HTML
11 20 (18.87%) CSS
12 19 (17.92%) SQL
12 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
12 19 (17.92%) Big Data
12 19 (17.92%) Analytics
12 19 (17.92%) GCP
13 18 (16.98%) Apache Spark
13 18 (16.98%) Hadoop
14 17 (16.04%) Google
15 16 (15.09%) Test Automation
15 16 (15.09%) Open Source
15 16 (15.09%) HBase
15 16 (15.09%) Visual Studio
15 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET
15 16 (15.09%) Python
15 16 (15.09%) Finance

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 18 (16.98%) Apache Spark
2 15 (14.15%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) 3ds Max
1 2 (1.89%) CINEMA 4D
1 2 (1.89%) LightWave 3D
1 2 (1.89%) Maya
1 2 (1.89%) MODO
2 1 (0.94%) Simulink
2 1 (0.94%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.64%) Azure
2 20 (18.87%) AWS
3 19 (17.92%) GCP
4 6 (5.66%) SaaS
5 5 (4.72%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (2.83%) GitHub
7 2 (1.89%) Serverless
8 1 (0.94%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (0.94%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) VoIP
2 2 (1.89%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (1.89%) CTI
2 2 (1.89%) Internet
2 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.94%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.94%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.94%) FlexRay
3 1 (0.94%) HTTP
3 1 (0.94%) RTSP
3 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) Big Data
1 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.98%) Hadoop
3 16 (15.09%) Flink
3 16 (15.09%) HBase
4 8 (7.55%) MySQL
5 6 (5.66%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.72%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (15.09%) Visual Studio
2 15 (14.15%) JIRA
3 10 (9.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.77%) GitLab
5 3 (2.83%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.83%) Maven
6 2 (1.89%) GCC
6 2 (1.89%) Xcode
7 1 (0.94%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.94%) MSI
7 1 (0.94%) REST Assured
7 1 (0.94%) Selenium
7 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.94%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (15.09%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Electronics
2 11 (10.38%) Games
2 11 (10.38%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.55%) Marketing
4 7 (6.60%) Automotive
4 7 (6.60%) Police
5 6 (5.66%) Law
6 5 (4.72%) Retail
7 4 (3.77%) Public Sector
7 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.83%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.94%) Back Office
9 1 (0.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 54 (50.94%) Developer
2 18 (16.98%) Software Developer
3 17 (16.04%) Software Engineer
4 15 (14.15%) Big Data Engineer
5 14 (13.21%) .NET Developer
6 13 (12.26%) C# Developer
7 12 (11.32%) C++ Developer
8 11 (10.38%) Senior Developer
9 10 (9.43%) Big Data Software Engineer
9 10 (9.43%) Java Engineer
9 10 (9.43%) Java Software Engineer
9 10 (9.43%) Junior
9 10 (9.43%) Lead Software Engineer
10 9 (8.49%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (6.60%) Analyst
11 7 (6.60%) Junior Analyst
11 7 (6.60%) Junior Support Analyst
11 7 (6.60%) Software Analyst
11 7 (6.60%) Software Support Analyst
11 7 (6.60%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (29.25%) .NET
2 24 (22.64%) Web Services
3 20 (18.87%) CSS
3 20 (18.87%) HTML
4 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET
5 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (12.26%) jQuery
7 8 (7.55%) Silverlight
8 7 (6.60%) Spring
9 6 (5.66%) Qt
10 5 (4.72%) CSS3
10 5 (4.72%) HTML5
10 5 (4.72%) Spring Boot
10 5 (4.72%) WPF
10 5 (4.72%) XML
11 4 (3.77%) AngularJS
11 4 (3.77%) Kafka
11 4 (3.77%) React
12 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET Core
12 3 (2.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Public Cloud
2 11 (10.38%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.66%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.66%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.72%) AS400
4 5 (4.72%) iSeries
4 5 (4.72%) NHS
5 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.77%) Renewable Energy
5 4 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.77%) User Experience
6 3 (2.83%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.83%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.83%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.89%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.94%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.55%) Linux
2 7 (6.60%) Unix
2 7 (6.60%) Windows
3 3 (2.83%) Android
4 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.94%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (43.40%) Software Engineering
3 30 (28.30%) Computer Science
4 19 (17.92%) Analytics
5 16 (15.09%) Open Source
5 16 (15.09%) Scrum
5 16 (15.09%) Test Automation
6 15 (14.15%) MVC
6 15 (14.15%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (13.21%) TDD
8 13 (12.26%) OO
9 12 (11.32%) OOP
10 11 (10.38%) Technical Leadership
10 11 (10.38%) Unit Testing
11 10 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (9.43%) SDLC
11 10 (9.43%) Validation
12 8 (7.55%) Customer Requirements
12 8 (7.55%) Web Development
13 7 (6.60%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (66.04%) C#
2 56 (52.83%) Java
3 27 (25.47%) JavaScript
4 20 (18.87%) C
5 19 (17.92%) SQL
6 16 (15.09%) Python
7 14 (13.21%) PHP
8 8 (7.55%) VB.NET
9 7 (6.60%) MATLAB
10 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
10 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.77%) Assembly Language
12 3 (2.83%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.89%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.94%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.94%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.94%) Scala
14 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 29 (27.36%) Degree
2 25 (23.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.89%) PhD
5 1 (0.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.94%) CCSP
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.94%) CISM
5 1 (0.94%) CISSP
5 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) QA
2 3 (2.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.94%) MISRA
3 1 (0.94%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Docker
1 4 (3.77%) Firmware
2 2 (1.89%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.94%) Ansible
2 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) Google
2 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle
4 5 (4.72%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.72%) IBM
5 4 (3.77%) SAP
6 1 (0.94%) Intel
6 1 (0.94%) NVIDIA
6 1 (0.94%) QAD
6 1 (0.94%) SaltStack