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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / East Midlands
Rank 73 34 87
Rank change year-on-year -39 +53  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 99 194 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.38% 6.11% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.82% 11.47% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 90 188 101
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,190 £55,000 £47,250
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 1700 1691 1693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 58.06% 53.24% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1426 1423 1477
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 24 March 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 24 March 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
Nottinghamshire -20 37 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Derbyshire 0 24 £41,250 +17.85% 2
Leicestershire -35 22 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Northamptonshire +2 15 £35,000 -17.64% 5
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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++.

1 139 (62.05%) C#
2 115 (51.34%) Software Engineering
3 84 (37.50%) Degree
4 78 (34.82%) .NET
5 76 (33.93%) Computer Science
6 75 (33.48%) C
7 74 (33.04%) SQL
8 72 (32.14%) Python
9 69 (30.80%) Java
10 65 (29.02%) HTML
11 61 (27.23%) JavaScript
12 58 (25.89%) Linux
12 58 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
13 54 (24.11%) CSS
14 51 (22.77%) Mathematics
15 46 (20.54%) Algorithms
16 45 (20.09%) ASP.NET
17 42 (18.75%) OO
18 39 (17.41%) Windows
19 38 (16.96%) Physics
20 37 (16.52%) MATLAB
21 29 (12.95%) SDLC
22 27 (12.05%) jQuery
22 27 (12.05%) Scrum
23 26 (11.61%) Visual Studio
24 25 (11.16%) Finance
24 25 (11.16%) WPF
24 25 (11.16%) Git (software)
25 24 (10.71%) Bash Shell
26 23 (10.27%) Big Data

C++
Top Related 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 19 (8.48%) Apache
1 19 (8.48%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.79%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.13%) Simulink
3 5 (2.23%) MS Office
4 3 (1.34%) OrCAD
5 2 (0.89%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.45%) Maple
Business Applications
1 5 (2.23%) BASE24
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) SaaS
2 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.93%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.36%) IPv6
2 12 (5.36%) Network Security
3 11 (4.91%) RTP
4 6 (2.68%) RS-485
4 6 (2.68%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.79%) DHCP
5 4 (1.79%) DNS
5 4 (1.79%) Internet
5 4 (1.79%) IPv4
6 2 (0.89%) ATM
6 2 (0.89%) RS-232
7 1 (0.45%) FlexRay
7 1 (0.45%) Multicast
7 1 (0.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.27%) Big Data
2 15 (6.70%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.02%) MySQL
3 9 (4.02%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.23%) NonStop SQL
4 5 (2.23%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.45%) Power BI
6 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.45%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.45%) QlikView
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (11.61%) Visual Studio
2 25 (11.16%) Git (software)
3 19 (8.48%) Subversion
4 17 (7.59%) NUnit
5 12 (5.36%) MSTest
6 8 (3.57%) Grunt
7 7 (3.13%) JIRA
8 5 (2.23%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.23%) gulp
8 5 (2.23%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.34%) CMake
9 3 (1.34%) GCC
9 3 (1.34%) Maven
9 3 (1.34%) PVCS
9 3 (1.34%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.89%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.89%) WiX
10 2 (0.89%) Xcode
11 1 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (11.16%) Finance
2 18 (8.04%) Electronics
3 12 (5.36%) Games
4 8 (3.57%) Banking
4 8 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.68%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.79%) Retail
7 3 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.89%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (43.30%) Developer
2 75 (33.48%) Software Engineer
3 60 (26.79%) Software Developer
4 38 (16.96%) C++ Software Engineer
5 33 (14.73%) C++ Developer
6 28 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
7 27 (12.05%) C# Developer
8 25 (11.16%) C# Software Engineer
9 20 (8.93%) C# Software Developer
9 20 (8.93%) Data Scientist
9 20 (8.93%) Embedded Engineer
9 20 (8.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 19 (8.48%) .NET Software Engineer
10 19 (8.48%) C++/C# Developer
10 19 (8.48%) Senior Software Engineer
11 17 (7.59%) Senior Developer
12 15 (6.70%) .NET Developer
13 14 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
13 14 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 12 (5.36%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (34.82%) .NET
2 65 (29.02%) HTML
3 54 (24.11%) CSS
4 45 (20.09%) ASP.NET
5 27 (12.05%) jQuery
6 25 (11.16%) WPF
7 23 (10.27%) XML
8 19 (8.48%) Silverlight
9 18 (8.04%) RESTful
9 18 (8.04%) WCF
10 16 (7.14%) CSS3
10 16 (7.14%) HTML5
11 14 (6.25%) LINQ
11 14 (6.25%) Web Services
12 13 (5.80%) AngularJS
12 13 (5.80%) SOAP
13 12 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (5.36%) WF
13 12 (5.36%) XSLT
14 10 (4.46%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 76 (33.93%) Computer Science
2 46 (20.54%) Algorithms
3 19 (8.48%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (4.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (4.46%) VHDL
6 9 (4.02%) Verilog
7 8 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.23%) APACS
8 5 (2.23%) Device Driver
8 5 (2.23%) Tandem
9 4 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.79%) User Experience
10 3 (1.34%) ASIC
10 3 (1.34%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.34%) Life Science
10 3 (1.34%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.89%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 58 (25.89%) Linux
2 39 (17.41%) Windows
3 18 (8.04%) Android
4 16 (7.14%) Unix
5 13 (5.80%) Mac OS
6 7 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.34%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (51.34%) Software Engineering
2 58 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (22.77%) Mathematics
4 42 (18.75%) OO
5 38 (16.96%) Physics
6 29 (12.95%) SDLC
7 27 (12.05%) Scrum
8 23 (10.27%) Multithreading
8 23 (10.27%) MVC
9 22 (9.82%) Machine Learning
10 21 (9.38%) Analytics
11 19 (8.48%) Data Visualisation
11 19 (8.48%) Predictive Analytics
11 19 (8.48%) Visualisation
12 18 (8.04%) Computer Vision
12 18 (8.04%) MVVM
13 17 (7.59%) Customer Requirements
13 17 (7.59%) UML
14 15 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (5.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 139 (62.05%) C#
2 75 (33.48%) C
3 74 (33.04%) SQL
4 72 (32.14%) Python
5 69 (30.80%) Java
6 61 (27.23%) JavaScript
7 37 (16.52%) MATLAB
8 24 (10.71%) Bash Shell
9 23 (10.27%) T-SQL
10 22 (9.82%) PHP
11 21 (9.38%) R
12 17 (7.59%) Embedded C++
12 17 (7.59%) Perl
13 16 (7.14%) Embedded C
14 15 (6.70%) Groovy
15 12 (5.36%) PL/SQL
15 12 (5.36%) Ruby
15 12 (5.36%) VB.NET
16 8 (3.57%) VB
17 5 (2.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 84 (37.50%) Degree
2 22 (9.82%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.36%) PhD
5 10 (4.46%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.45%) ISEB
7 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.36%) JTAG
2 11 (4.91%) MISRA
3 4 (1.79%) QA
4 2 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.45%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.45%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (4.02%) Firmware
2 6 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.79%) vCloud
3 4 (1.79%) vSphere
4 2 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 22 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.68%) Oracle
2 6 (2.68%) VMware
3 5 (2.23%) HP
4 4 (1.79%) Atmel
4 4 (1.79%) Freescale
4 4 (1.79%) Perforce
4 4 (1.79%) SAP
5 3 (1.34%) Altera
5 3 (1.34%) Embarcadero
5 3 (1.34%) Xilinx
6 2 (0.89%) Synopsys
6 2 (0.89%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.45%) Renesas
7 1 (0.45%) Tableau
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, flexi working, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bakewell
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago