Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 65 96
Rank change year-on-year -19 +31 -41
Permanent jobs citing C++ 176 246 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.45% 4.05% 2.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.70% 7.35% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 176 285 208
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £62,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 3,090 3,345 3,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 60.51% 55.09% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,694 2,815 3,098
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +7 70 £45,000 -2.70% 24
Northamptonshire +17 47 £29,000 -19.44% 11
Leicestershire -3 24 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Derbyshire -31 24 £38,500 +5.48% 5
Lincolnshire 0 6 £55,000 +83.33% 3
C++
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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++.

1 104 (59.09%) C#
2 89 (50.57%) Software Engineering
3 75 (42.61%) Java
4 73 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (40.34%) Degree
5 71 (40.34%) Computer Science
6 60 (34.09%) C
6 60 (34.09%) Linux
7 48 (27.27%) OO
8 38 (21.59%) Scrum
8 38 (21.59%) Python
9 36 (20.45%) Mathematics
10 35 (19.89%) Test Automation
11 34 (19.32%) .NET
11 34 (19.32%) Visual Studio
12 31 (17.61%) Windows
13 30 (17.05%) SQL
13 30 (17.05%) TDD
14 29 (16.48%) Electronics
15 27 (15.34%) JavaScript
15 27 (15.34%) Algorithms
16 26 (14.77%) Computer Vision
16 26 (14.77%) Computer Science Degree
17 25 (14.20%) GitHub
17 25 (14.20%) Finance
18 23 (13.07%) HTML
18 23 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
19 20 (11.36%) Git (software)
20 19 (10.80%) Multithreading
21 18 (10.23%) HTML5

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 4 (2.27%) Apache
1 4 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (5.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.20%) GitHub
2 23 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (2.27%) Serverless
6 3 (1.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.39%) Bluetooth
2 11 (6.25%) Wireless
3 4 (2.27%) HTTP
3 4 (2.27%) Internet
3 4 (2.27%) SAN
4 2 (1.14%) 4G
4 2 (1.14%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.57%) GPRS
5 1 (0.57%) GSM
5 1 (0.57%) Modbus
5 1 (0.57%) NFC
5 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.57%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.41%) SQLite
3 5 (2.84%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.70%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.14%) Big Data
6 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.57%) MySQL
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (19.32%) Visual Studio
2 20 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.52%) Subversion
4 10 (5.68%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.11%) Mercurial
6 5 (2.84%) Bugzilla
6 5 (2.84%) JIRA
6 5 (2.84%) Selenium
7 4 (2.27%) MSTest
7 4 (2.27%) NUnit
7 4 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.70%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.70%) HP UFT
8 3 (1.70%) Hudson
8 3 (1.70%) JMeter
8 3 (1.70%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.70%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.14%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.57%) VectorCAST
General
1 29 (16.48%) Electronics
2 25 (14.20%) Finance
3 18 (10.23%) Games
4 7 (3.98%) Banking
5 6 (3.41%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.27%) Marketing
6 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.70%) Advertising
7 3 (1.70%) Automotive
8 2 (1.14%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (46.02%) Developer
2 62 (35.23%) Software Engineer
3 43 (24.43%) C++ Developer
4 42 (23.86%) C++ Software Engineer
5 38 (21.59%) Software Developer
6 23 (13.07%) C# Developer
7 19 (10.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 15 (8.52%) C++ Software Developer
9 14 (7.95%) Graduate
10 13 (7.39%) Graduate C++ Developer
10 13 (7.39%) Graduate Developer
10 13 (7.39%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 13 (7.39%) Senior Developer
11 12 (6.82%) Embedded Engineer
11 12 (6.82%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
11 12 (6.82%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (6.82%) Graduate Software Developer
11 12 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (6.25%) C++/C# Developer
12 11 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.32%) .NET
2 23 (13.07%) HTML
3 18 (10.23%) HTML5
4 17 (9.66%) RESTful
5 13 (7.39%) CSS
6 12 (6.82%) Web Services
7 11 (6.25%) WinForms
8 10 (5.68%) ASP.NET
8 10 (5.68%) REST
8 10 (5.68%) WPF
9 9 (5.11%) Polymer
9 9 (5.11%) Web Components
9 9 (5.11%) XML
10 8 (4.55%) LINQ
10 8 (4.55%) SOAP
10 8 (4.55%) Spring
11 7 (3.98%) MFC
11 7 (3.98%) WCF
12 6 (3.41%) Node.js
13 5 (2.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 71 (40.34%) Computer Science
2 27 (15.34%) Algorithms
3 12 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.11%) Video\Live Streaming
5 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.27%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.27%) User Experience
6 3 (1.70%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.14%) NHS
7 2 (1.14%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.57%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.57%) BBC
8 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.57%) Robotics
8 1 (0.57%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 60 (34.09%) Linux
2 31 (17.61%) Windows
3 12 (6.82%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (5.68%) Android
5 6 (3.41%) Unix
6 5 (2.84%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.57%) Solaris
7 1 (0.57%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (50.57%) Software Engineering
2 73 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (27.27%) OO
4 38 (21.59%) Scrum
5 36 (20.45%) Mathematics
6 35 (19.89%) Test Automation
7 30 (17.05%) TDD
8 26 (14.77%) Computer Vision
9 19 (10.80%) Multithreading
10 17 (9.66%) Microservices
10 17 (9.66%) Physics
10 17 (9.66%) Unit Testing
11 15 (8.52%) Machine Learning
12 14 (7.95%) MVVM
12 14 (7.95%) Project Planning
13 13 (7.39%) Integration Testing
14 12 (6.82%) OOP
15 11 (6.25%) User Stories
15 11 (6.25%) Workflow
16 10 (5.68%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 104 (59.09%) C#
2 75 (42.61%) Java
3 60 (34.09%) C
4 38 (21.59%) Python
5 30 (17.05%) SQL
6 27 (15.34%) JavaScript
7 14 (7.95%) Perl
8 12 (6.82%) Embedded C
9 9 (5.11%) MATLAB
9 9 (5.11%) X++
10 8 (4.55%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.98%) PHP
11 7 (3.98%) VC++
12 6 (3.41%) Scala
12 6 (3.41%) VB
13 5 (2.84%) Assembly Language
14 4 (2.27%) Ada
14 4 (2.27%) Embedded C++
14 4 (2.27%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.27%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 71 (40.34%) Degree
2 26 (14.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (9.09%) PhD
4 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.66%) QA
2 6 (3.41%) GCP
3 3 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.14%) MISRA
4 2 (1.14%) MISRA C
4 2 (1.14%) PMO
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 14 (7.95%) Firmware
2 3 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.57%) Ansible
2 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.57%) Puppet
2 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (10.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.68%) Oracle
3 9 (5.11%) Google
4 5 (2.84%) SAP
5 3 (1.70%) HP
5 3 (1.70%) VMware
6 2 (1.14%) Twitter
6 2 (1.14%) Zend
7 1 (0.57%) Epicor
7 1 (0.57%) IFS
7 1 (0.57%) Infor
7 1 (0.57%) Perforce
7 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.57%) Sage