Period
to 7 April 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 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 49 95
Rank change year-on-year -42 +46 -28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 94 213 167
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.86% 5.12% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.69% 9.04% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 91 137 158
Median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -7.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,375 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%

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 1,653 2,357 3,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 50.30% 56.62% 61.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,438 1,773 2,888
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for C++ in the East Midlands

C++
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 7 April 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 7 April 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 +31 49 £80,000 +84.97% 25
Leicestershire -33 22 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Northamptonshire -11 9 £56,250 -13.46% 2
Derbyshire -1 8 £37,500 -7.98% 5
Lincolnshire -4 6 £45,000 -14.29% 1
C++
England

For the 6 months to 7 April 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 63 (67.02%) C#
2 54 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (54.26%) Java
4 47 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 31 (32.98%) Computer Science
6 29 (30.85%) Degree
7 28 (29.79%) Computer Science Degree
8 25 (26.60%) Azure
8 25 (26.60%) .NET
9 21 (22.34%) JavaScript
9 21 (22.34%) Analytics
10 20 (21.28%) Big Data
10 20 (21.28%) Apache Spark
10 20 (21.28%) AWS
10 20 (21.28%) Web Services
11 19 (20.21%) SQL
11 19 (20.21%) Hadoop
11 19 (20.21%) GCP
12 17 (18.09%) Google
12 17 (18.09%) HBase
12 17 (18.09%) Test Automation
12 17 (18.09%) Open Source
12 17 (18.09%) Flink
13 16 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (17.02%) Public Cloud
13 16 (17.02%) Elasticsearch
13 16 (17.02%) Python
13 16 (17.02%) HTML
13 16 (17.02%) CSS
13 16 (17.02%) OO

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 20 (21.28%) Apache Spark
2 16 (17.02%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.06%) Apache
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Synapse
4 1 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) 3ds Max
1 2 (2.13%) CINEMA 4D
1 2 (2.13%) LightWave 3D
1 2 (2.13%) Maya
1 2 (2.13%) MODO
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.60%) Azure
2 20 (21.28%) AWS
3 19 (20.21%) GCP
4 6 (6.38%) SaaS
5 5 (5.32%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.06%) GitHub
6 1 (1.06%) PaaS
6 1 (1.06%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.06%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) VoIP
2 2 (2.13%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (2.13%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.13%) CTI
2 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.13%) Wireless
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) Big Data
2 19 (20.21%) Hadoop
3 17 (18.09%) Flink
3 17 (18.09%) HBase
4 14 (14.89%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.32%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (4.26%) MySQL
8 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.06%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.06%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.06%) Looker
9 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.06%) Power BI
9 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Visual Studio
2 14 (14.89%) JIRA
3 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.19%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.19%) Maven
4 3 (3.19%) NUnit
5 2 (2.13%) GCC
5 2 (2.13%) GitLab
5 2 (2.13%) JUnit
5 2 (2.13%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.13%) Xcode
6 1 (1.06%) MSI
6 1 (1.06%) MSTest
6 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.06%) Travis CI
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Electronics
2 9 (9.57%) Games
3 7 (7.45%) Law
3 7 (7.45%) Police
4 6 (6.38%) Marketing
5 5 (5.32%) Automotive
6 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.13%) Aerospace
8 2 (2.13%) Public Sector
9 1 (1.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (51.06%) Developer
2 19 (20.21%) Software Engineer
3 18 (19.15%) Software Developer
4 16 (17.02%) Big Data Engineer
5 14 (14.89%) .NET Developer
5 14 (14.89%) C# Developer
6 13 (13.83%) C++ Developer
7 11 (11.70%) Big Data Software Engineer
7 11 (11.70%) Java Engineer
7 11 (11.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (11.70%) Lead Software Engineer
7 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
8 9 (9.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.45%) Junior
10 6 (6.38%) Embedded Engineer
10 6 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (5.32%) Data Engineer
11 5 (5.32%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (5.32%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.60%) .NET
2 20 (21.28%) Web Services
3 16 (17.02%) CSS
3 16 (17.02%) HTML
4 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET
5 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (9.57%) jQuery
5 9 (9.57%) Silverlight
6 7 (7.45%) Spring
6 7 (7.45%) WPF
7 6 (6.38%) Qt
7 6 (6.38%) XML
8 5 (5.32%) REST
8 5 (5.32%) Spring Boot
9 4 (4.26%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.26%) Kafka
9 4 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (4.26%) RESTful
9 4 (4.26%) XSLT
10 3 (3.19%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Public Cloud
2 11 (11.70%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.26%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.19%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.19%) Renewable Energy
5 3 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.19%) User Experience
6 2 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.13%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.06%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.06%) Media Streaming
7 1 (1.06%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Linux
1 7 (7.45%) Windows
2 6 (6.38%) Unix
3 3 (3.19%) Android
4 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.13%) ThreadX
5 1 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 31 (32.98%) Computer Science
4 21 (22.34%) Analytics
5 17 (18.09%) Open Source
5 17 (18.09%) Test Automation
6 16 (17.02%) OO
6 16 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (14.89%) TDD
8 12 (12.77%) Unit Testing
9 11 (11.70%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (11.70%) Scrum
9 11 (11.70%) SDLC
9 11 (11.70%) Technical Leadership
9 11 (11.70%) Validation
10 9 (9.57%) MVC
11 8 (8.51%) BDD
11 8 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (6.38%) DevOps
12 6 (6.38%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (67.02%) C#
2 51 (54.26%) Java
3 21 (22.34%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.21%) SQL
5 16 (17.02%) Python
6 15 (15.96%) C
7 9 (9.57%) PHP
8 8 (8.51%) VB.NET
9 6 (6.38%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.26%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.26%) Embedded C
10 4 (4.26%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.13%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.13%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.13%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.13%) Fortran
11 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.13%) Perl
11 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (30.85%) Degree
2 28 (29.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.19%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Docker
1 2 (2.13%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.06%) Ansible
2 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Google
2 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle
4 5 (5.32%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) Databricks
6 1 (1.06%) Intel
6 1 (1.06%) QAD
6 1 (1.06%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.06%) Tableau