Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 66 49
Rank change year-on-year -27 -17 +29
Permanent jobs citing C++ 160 222 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.04% 3.78% 4.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.91% 6.77% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 140 236 305
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £27,450 £26,250 £27,050
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%

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 3,260 3,279 3,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 61.87% 55.85% 54.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,841 2,791 2,920
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
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 22 April 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 22 April 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
Nottinghamshire -17 55 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Derbyshire -15 40 £38,500 -9.41% 9
Northamptonshire -4 30 £37,500 - 9
Leicestershire -8 28 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Lincolnshire - 5 £55,000 - 1
C++
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 87 (54.38%) C#
2 67 (41.88%) Java
3 61 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 48 (30.00%) Degree
5 48 (30.00%) SQL
6 46 (28.75%) JavaScript
7 45 (28.13%) .NET
7 45 (28.13%) Computer Science
8 42 (26.25%) OO
9 35 (21.88%) Linux
10 32 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 31 (19.38%) Test Automation
11 31 (19.38%) RESTful
11 31 (19.38%) TDD
12 28 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
12 28 (17.50%) C
12 28 (17.50%) SQL Server
13 25 (15.63%) Finance
13 25 (15.63%) Mathematics
14 24 (15.00%) ASP.NET
14 24 (15.00%) HTML
14 24 (15.00%) Python
15 23 (14.38%) Web Services
16 21 (13.13%) CSS
17 20 (12.50%) Windows
17 20 (12.50%) jQuery
18 19 (11.88%) Multithreading
18 19 (11.88%) WinForms
18 19 (11.88%) Microservices

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 7 (4.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.25%) JBoss
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Simulink
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (3.75%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.88%) GitHub
6 2 (1.25%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) SAN
2 2 (1.25%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) Modbus
3 1 (0.63%) NFC
3 1 (0.63%) SMS
3 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.25%) MySQL
3 8 (5.00%) SQLite
4 5 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.63%) Big Data
6 1 (0.63%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.63%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 17 (10.63%) Jenkins
2 16 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 15 (9.38%) JIRA
4 9 (5.63%) MSTest
4 9 (5.63%) NUnit
5 8 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.38%) Bugzilla
6 7 (4.38%) Selenium
7 5 (3.13%) IntelliJ
8 4 (2.50%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.88%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.88%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.88%) HP UFT
9 3 (1.88%) Hudson
9 3 (1.88%) JMeter
9 3 (1.88%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.88%) Maven
9 3 (1.88%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (15.63%) Finance
2 8 (5.00%) Games
3 7 (4.38%) Banking
4 6 (3.75%) Automotive
4 6 (3.75%) Retail
5 5 (3.13%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.88%) Advertising
7 2 (1.25%) Electronics
7 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (39.38%) Developer
2 35 (21.88%) Software Developer
3 25 (15.63%) C# Developer
3 25 (15.63%) Software Engineer
4 19 (11.88%) Senior Developer
5 17 (10.63%) C++ Developer
6 16 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 16 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 15 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (8.75%) C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (8.13%) Senior Software Developer
10 12 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior SQL Server Developer
10 12 (7.50%) SQL Developer
10 12 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.13%) .NET
2 31 (19.38%) RESTful
3 24 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (15.00%) HTML
4 23 (14.38%) Web Services
5 21 (13.13%) CSS
6 20 (12.50%) jQuery
7 19 (11.88%) WinForms
8 17 (10.63%) WPF
9 14 (8.75%) LINQ
9 14 (8.75%) WCF
10 13 (8.13%) SOAP
11 12 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (6.25%) REST
12 10 (6.25%) XML
13 9 (5.63%) Silverlight
13 9 (5.63%) WF
13 9 (5.63%) XSLT
14 8 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.75%) Algorithms
3 6 (3.75%) Renewable Energy
3 6 (3.75%) SCADA
4 5 (3.13%) CCTV
4 5 (3.13%) NHS
5 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.25%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.63%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.63%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.63%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.88%) Linux
2 20 (12.50%) Windows
3 6 (3.75%) Android
4 5 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.88%) Unix
6 2 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.63%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.63%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 42 (26.25%) OO
4 31 (19.38%) TDD
4 31 (19.38%) Test Automation
5 25 (15.63%) Mathematics
6 19 (11.88%) Microservices
6 19 (11.88%) Multithreading
7 18 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (11.25%) ERP
7 18 (11.25%) MVC
7 18 (11.25%) Scrum
8 17 (10.63%) MVVM
8 17 (10.63%) Unit Testing
9 14 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (6.88%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (6.25%) Change Control
11 10 (6.25%) Machine Learning
11 10 (6.25%) Project Management
12 9 (5.63%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 87 (54.38%) C#
2 67 (41.88%) Java
3 48 (30.00%) SQL
4 46 (28.75%) JavaScript
5 28 (17.50%) C
6 24 (15.00%) Python
7 13 (8.13%) VB
8 12 (7.50%) PL/SQL
8 12 (7.50%) T-SQL
9 10 (6.25%) X++
10 9 (5.63%) Perl
11 8 (5.00%) Smalltalk
12 7 (4.38%) Scala
13 6 (3.75%) VB.NET
14 5 (3.13%) VBA
15 3 (1.88%) Ada
15 3 (1.88%) MATLAB
16 2 (1.25%) Ruby
17 1 (0.63%) Lua
17 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (30.00%) Degree
2 14 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (8.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.13%) HND
5 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) GCP
1 8 (5.00%) QA
2 6 (3.75%) PMO
3 4 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.13%) Docker
2 4 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) Ansible
1 3 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.63%) Oracle
3 4 (2.50%) VMware
4 3 (1.88%) HP
5 2 (1.25%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.25%) Google
6 1 (0.63%) Altera
6 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.63%) Perforce
6 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.63%) Xilinx
6 1 (0.63%) Zend