Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 75 58
Rank change year-on-year +12 -17 +32
Permanent jobs citing C++ 206 188 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.37% 3.72% 4.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.65% 6.78% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 177 216 414
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,150 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 2,694 2,773 3,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 57.21% 54.93% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,203 2,421 2,831
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 16 October 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 16 October 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
Leicestershire +41 67 £37,500 +10.29% 13
Nottinghamshire +11 51 £55,000 +22.22% 16
Northamptonshire -40 40 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Derbyshire +25 39 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Lincolnshire +15 5 £35,500 -25.26% 7
C++
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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++.

1 118 (57.28%) Software Engineering
2 96 (46.60%) C#
3 95 (46.12%) Degree
4 72 (34.95%) C
5 70 (33.98%) Java
6 63 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (24.76%) Manufacturing
8 49 (23.79%) .NET
9 47 (22.82%) Embedded Systems
10 46 (22.33%) Device Driver
11 41 (19.90%) Subversion
12 40 (19.42%) GitHub
12 40 (19.42%) HTML
12 40 (19.42%) SQL
13 37 (17.96%) JavaScript
13 37 (17.96%) OO
13 37 (17.96%) Finance
14 35 (16.99%) Unit Testing
15 34 (16.50%) Scrum
15 34 (16.50%) Visual Studio
16 33 (16.02%) Computer Science
17 32 (15.53%) Microsoft
18 31 (15.05%) Time Management
19 27 (13.11%) Python
20 26 (12.62%) Mathematics
21 25 (12.14%) CSS
22 24 (11.65%) SQL Server
23 23 (11.17%) ASP.NET
23 23 (11.17%) Linux
24 22 (10.68%) Windows

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 17 (8.25%) Apache Spark
1 17 (8.25%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.31%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.85%) Confluence
3 10 (4.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (4.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (4.85%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (2.91%) Apache
5 5 (2.43%) IIS
6 3 (1.46%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 40 (19.42%) GitHub
2 20 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (6.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (3.88%) Office 365
6 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.49%) G Suite
6 1 (0.49%) PaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.80%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.34%) Modbus
2 11 (5.34%) RS-485
3 4 (1.94%) Intranet
4 3 (1.46%) Wireless
5 2 (0.97%) FTP
5 2 (0.97%) MQTT
5 2 (0.97%) NFC
5 2 (0.97%) SMTP
5 2 (0.97%) SNMP
5 2 (0.97%) Telnet
6 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.49%) SAN
6 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.74%) Big Data
3 17 (8.25%) HBase
4 13 (6.31%) Flink
4 13 (6.31%) Hadoop
5 11 (5.34%) MySQL
6 6 (2.91%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.94%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.94%) Blockchain
7 4 (1.94%) Impala
7 4 (1.94%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.46%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.49%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (19.90%) Subversion
2 34 (16.50%) Visual Studio
3 17 (8.25%) Jenkins
4 15 (7.28%) JIRA
5 13 (6.31%) Git (software)
6 12 (5.83%) Maven
7 11 (5.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (5.34%) JUnit
8 10 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (4.37%) CppUnit
10 8 (3.88%) Xcode
11 7 (3.40%) Robot Framework
12 6 (2.91%) Bitbucket
12 6 (2.91%) EasyMock
13 5 (2.43%) Eclipse
13 5 (2.43%) WiX
14 2 (0.97%) ClearCase
14 2 (0.97%) NUnit
15 1 (0.49%) Selenium
15 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 51 (24.76%) Manufacturing
2 37 (17.96%) Finance
3 19 (9.22%) Marketing
4 13 (6.31%) Automotive
5 10 (4.85%) Advertising
6 9 (4.37%) Electronics
6 9 (4.37%) Games
7 7 (3.40%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.91%) Banking
9 5 (2.43%) Law
10 3 (1.46%) Retail
11 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 83 (40.29%) Software Engineer
2 58 (28.16%) Developer
3 41 (19.90%) Embedded Engineer
4 34 (16.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 23 (11.17%) Programmer
6 22 (10.68%) C++ Software Engineer
6 22 (10.68%) Lead Software Engineer
7 19 (9.22%) Java Developer
8 18 (8.74%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
9 15 (7.28%) C++ Programmer
9 15 (7.28%) Software Developer
10 13 (6.31%) C# Developer
11 12 (5.83%) .NET Developer
11 12 (5.83%) Java Engineer
12 10 (4.85%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (4.85%) SharePoint Developer
12 10 (4.85%) Software Test Engineer
12 10 (4.85%) Test Engineer
13 9 (4.37%) C++ Developer
13 9 (4.37%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (23.79%) .NET
2 40 (19.42%) HTML
3 25 (12.14%) CSS
4 23 (11.17%) ASP.NET
5 21 (10.19%) Spring
6 18 (8.74%) Web Services
7 11 (5.34%) Hibernate
7 11 (5.34%) jQuery
7 11 (5.34%) MFC
8 10 (4.85%) AngularJS
8 10 (4.85%) HTML5
9 8 (3.88%) REST
9 8 (3.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 8 (3.88%) WPF
10 7 (3.40%) CSS3
11 6 (2.91%) EJB
11 6 (2.91%) Java EE
11 6 (2.91%) JSF
11 6 (2.91%) Redux
11 6 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.82%) Embedded Systems
2 46 (22.33%) Device Driver
3 33 (16.02%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.31%) Public Cloud
5 11 (5.34%) CAN bus
6 10 (4.85%) EPoS
7 9 (4.37%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (3.88%) CCTV
8 8 (3.88%) SCADA
9 6 (2.91%) Fintech
9 6 (2.91%) Wiki
10 5 (2.43%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (2.43%) AS400
10 5 (2.43%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.46%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.46%) iSeries
11 3 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.97%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.97%) NHS
12 2 (0.97%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.17%) Linux
2 22 (10.68%) Windows
3 11 (5.34%) FreeRTOS
4 9 (4.37%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.88%) Android
6 7 (3.40%) Unix
7 6 (2.91%) CentOS
7 6 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.97%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (57.28%) Software Engineering
2 63 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (17.96%) OO
4 35 (16.99%) Unit Testing
5 34 (16.50%) Scrum
6 31 (15.05%) Time Management
7 26 (12.62%) Mathematics
8 22 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (10.68%) DevOps
9 21 (10.19%) Open Source
9 21 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (9.71%) OOP
11 18 (8.74%) OOD
12 17 (8.25%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (6.80%) Analytics
13 14 (6.80%) Project Management
14 13 (6.31%) E-Commerce
14 13 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (6.31%) TDD
14 13 (6.31%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 96 (46.60%) C#
2 72 (34.95%) C
3 70 (33.98%) Java
4 40 (19.42%) SQL
5 37 (17.96%) JavaScript
6 27 (13.11%) Python
7 17 (8.25%) VB
8 12 (5.83%) PHP
9 9 (4.37%) Scala
10 8 (3.88%) VBA
11 6 (2.91%) Java 8
12 5 (2.43%) Perl
12 5 (2.43%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.43%) XAML
13 4 (1.94%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.94%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.46%) RPG
14 3 (1.46%) VB6
15 2 (0.97%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 95 (46.12%) Degree
2 18 (8.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (4.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (4.85%) HND
4 6 (2.91%) Master's Degree
5 5 (2.43%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.94%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.97%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.97%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.49%) GDPR
2 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (6.80%) Firmware
2 7 (3.40%) Docker
3 4 (1.94%) HDFS
3 4 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 32 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.25%) Oracle
3 14 (6.80%) Google
4 6 (2.91%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.91%) SAP
5 4 (1.94%) IBM
5 4 (1.94%) Reuters
5 4 (1.94%) VMware
6 2 (0.97%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe
7 1 (0.49%) EMC
7 1 (0.49%) IFS
7 1 (0.49%) QNX