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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 46 81
Rank change year-on-year -21 +35  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 97 176 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.64% 5.32% 3.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.87% 10.28% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 89 165 100
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +3.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £43,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 1411 1712 1837
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 52.99% 51.71% 49.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1237 1434 1596
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -2 44 £32,500 -10.34% 6
Nottinghamshire -28 24 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Derbyshire +10 22 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Leicestershire -25 4 £31,250 -26.47% 1
Lincolnshire +16 1 £40,000 +9.58%
C++
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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++.

1 133 (68.21%) C#
2 94 (48.21%) Software Engineering
3 84 (43.08%) Computer Science
4 83 (42.56%) Degree
5 79 (40.51%) C
6 71 (36.41%) SQL
7 65 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 65 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (32.82%) .NET
9 62 (31.79%) Python
10 54 (27.69%) Algorithms
11 51 (26.15%) OO
11 51 (26.15%) Java
11 51 (26.15%) Windows
12 49 (25.13%) Linux
13 48 (24.62%) Physics
14 40 (20.51%) MATLAB
15 38 (19.49%) Git (software)
16 35 (17.95%) HTML
17 34 (17.44%) JavaScript
18 33 (16.92%) PhD
19 32 (16.41%) Electronics
20 29 (14.87%) Machine Learning
21 28 (14.36%) Visualisation
21 28 (14.36%) Computer Vision
22 27 (13.85%) Scrum
22 27 (13.85%) SDLC
23 26 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
24 24 (12.31%) CSS
24 24 (12.31%) Analytics

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 (10.26%) Apache Spark
2 19 (9.74%) Apache
3 5 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.51%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (3.59%) Maple
2 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.05%) Simulink
3 2 (1.03%) Mathcad
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.10%) GitHub
2 7 (3.59%) SaaS
3 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.03%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.05%) RS-485
3 3 (1.54%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.03%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.03%) Internet
4 2 (1.03%) IPv6
4 2 (1.03%) Network Security
4 2 (1.03%) RS-232
4 2 (1.03%) RTP
5 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.51%) HTTP
5 1 (0.51%) Multicast
5 1 (0.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.28%) Big Data
2 9 (4.62%) Relational Database
2 9 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.10%) MySQL
4 6 (3.08%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.51%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.51%) MS Access
6 1 (0.51%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (19.49%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.23%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.15%) Subversion
4 10 (5.13%) NUnit
5 9 (4.62%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.59%) LabVIEW
7 6 (3.08%) MSTest
8 4 (2.05%) JIRA
9 3 (1.54%) Selenium
9 3 (1.54%) WiX
10 2 (1.03%) Appium
10 2 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.03%) Buildbot
10 2 (1.03%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.03%) Ranorex
10 2 (1.03%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.03%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.51%) PVCS
General
1 32 (16.41%) Electronics
2 12 (6.15%) Games
3 9 (4.62%) Advertising
4 5 (2.56%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.54%) Finance
5 3 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (40.00%) Developer
2 57 (29.23%) Software Engineer
3 49 (25.13%) Software Developer
4 32 (16.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 30 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 28 (14.36%) C++ Developer
7 25 (12.82%) C++ Software Developer
8 22 (11.28%) C# Software Engineer
9 21 (10.77%) C# Software Developer
10 20 (10.26%) C Software Engineer
10 20 (10.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 20 (10.26%) C++/C# Developer
10 20 (10.26%) Data Scientist
11 17 (8.72%) Graduate
12 14 (7.18%) Senior Developer
13 12 (6.15%) Senior Software Engineer
14 11 (5.64%) .NET Developer
14 11 (5.64%) Architect
14 11 (5.64%) Junior
14 11 (5.64%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (32.82%) .NET
2 35 (17.95%) HTML
3 24 (12.31%) CSS
4 19 (9.74%) ASP.NET
5 16 (8.21%) WPF
6 14 (7.18%) .NET Framework
7 11 (5.64%) HTML5
8 10 (5.13%) WebSockets
9 9 (4.62%) CSS3
9 9 (4.62%) XML
10 8 (4.10%) WCF
11 7 (3.59%) Entity Framework
11 7 (3.59%) LINQ
11 7 (3.59%) WF
12 6 (3.08%) WinForms
13 5 (2.56%) jQuery
13 5 (2.56%) OpenGL
14 4 (2.05%) J2EE
14 4 (2.05%) Silverlight
14 4 (2.05%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 84 (43.08%) Computer Science
2 54 (27.69%) Algorithms
3 13 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 11 (5.64%) Device Driver
5 10 (5.13%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.05%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.54%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.54%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.54%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.54%) User Experience
8 3 (1.54%) VHDL
9 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.51%) APACS
10 1 (0.51%) Clustering
10 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.51%) Robotics
10 1 (0.51%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.15%) Windows
2 49 (25.13%) Linux
3 7 (3.59%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (2.05%) Unix
5 3 (1.54%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.03%) Android
7 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (48.21%) Software Engineering
2 65 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 51 (26.15%) OO
4 48 (24.62%) Physics
5 29 (14.87%) Machine Learning
6 28 (14.36%) Computer Vision
6 28 (14.36%) Visualisation
7 27 (13.85%) Scrum
7 27 (13.85%) SDLC
8 24 (12.31%) Analytics
9 21 (10.77%) OOP
10 19 (9.74%) Data Visualisation
11 18 (9.23%) Image Processing
11 18 (9.23%) Predictive Analytics
12 16 (8.21%) Signal Processing
13 12 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (6.15%) TDD
14 10 (5.13%) Test Automation
15 8 (4.10%) UML
Programming Languages
1 133 (68.21%) C#
2 79 (40.51%) C
3 71 (36.41%) SQL
4 62 (31.79%) Python
5 51 (26.15%) Java
6 40 (20.51%) MATLAB
7 34 (17.44%) JavaScript
8 23 (11.79%) R
9 18 (9.23%) T-SQL
10 14 (7.18%) PHP
11 9 (4.62%) Embedded C
12 8 (4.10%) Embedded C++
12 8 (4.10%) PL/SQL
13 6 (3.08%) Bash Shell
13 6 (3.08%) Scala
13 6 (3.08%) VB
14 4 (2.05%) Perl
14 4 (2.05%) Ruby
14 4 (2.05%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 83 (42.56%) Degree
2 33 (16.92%) PhD
3 26 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (10.26%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (2.56%) Master's Degree
5 5 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) ISEB
7 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.59%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.03%) JTAG
2 2 (1.03%) MISRA
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (10.77%) Firmware
2 2 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.59%) Oracle
3 4 (2.05%) Perforce
4 3 (1.54%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.03%) Altera
5 2 (1.03%) Atmel
5 2 (1.03%) Freescale
5 2 (1.03%) Tableau
5 2 (1.03%) VMware
6 1 (0.51%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.51%) EMC
6 1 (0.51%) HP
6 1 (0.51%) IBM
6 1 (0.51%) Renesas
6 1 (0.51%) SAP
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + outstanding benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago