Period
to 12 December 2019

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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 60 82
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 149 203 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.82% 4.61% 3.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.26% 8.34% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 129 154 198
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -10.26%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +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 2,051 2,433 3,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 52.59% 55.30% 58.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,834 1,865 2,647
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +5.26%

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 12 December 2019.

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 12 December 2019. 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 +39 71 £67,500 -10.00% 27
Leicestershire -22 52 £37,500 - 8
Derbyshire +1 17 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Northamptonshire -9 7 £37,500 - 12
Lincolnshire -13 2 £42,500 +19.72% 7
C++
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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++.

1 101 (67.79%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (55.03%) C#
3 58 (38.93%) C
4 57 (38.26%) Java
5 55 (36.91%) Software Engineering
6 50 (33.56%) Scrum
7 42 (28.19%) Firmware
8 37 (24.83%) .NET
9 34 (22.82%) Degree
10 32 (21.48%) JavaScript
11 31 (20.81%) Computer Science
11 31 (20.81%) Azure
12 26 (17.45%) Computer Science Degree
13 25 (16.78%) Web Services
14 24 (16.11%) HTML
14 24 (16.11%) MVC
15 23 (15.44%) CSS
16 22 (14.77%) AWS
17 21 (14.09%) SQL
17 21 (14.09%) TDD
18 20 (13.42%) ASP.NET
18 20 (13.42%) Python
18 20 (13.42%) Test Automation
18 20 (13.42%) GCP
19 19 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
19 19 (12.75%) Google
19 19 (12.75%) OO
20 18 (12.08%) Big Data
21 17 (11.41%) Web Development
21 17 (11.41%) Hadoop

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 (11.41%) Apache Spark
2 14 (9.40%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.34%) 3ds Max
1 2 (1.34%) CINEMA 4D
1 2 (1.34%) LightWave 3D
1 2 (1.34%) Maya
1 2 (1.34%) MODO
2 1 (0.67%) Simulink
2 1 (0.67%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.81%) Azure
2 22 (14.77%) AWS
3 20 (13.42%) GCP
4 8 (5.37%) Serverless
5 5 (3.36%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (2.68%) GitHub
7 3 (2.01%) SaaS
8 1 (0.67%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.34%) Internet
2 2 (1.34%) Modbus
2 2 (1.34%) RS-485
3 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.67%) FlexRay
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
3 1 (0.67%) RTSP
3 1 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.08%) Big Data
2 17 (11.41%) Hadoop
3 16 (10.74%) HBase
4 15 (10.07%) Flink
4 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.71%) MySQL
6 9 (6.04%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.36%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (3.36%) Cosmos DB
8 5 (3.36%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (6.71%) CppUnit
1 10 (6.71%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.04%) JIRA
3 8 (5.37%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.68%) GitLab
5 3 (2.01%) Maven
5 3 (2.01%) Robot Framework
6 2 (1.34%) CF BOSH
6 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.34%) GCC
6 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.34%) REST Assured
6 2 (1.34%) Selenium
6 2 (1.34%) Xcode
7 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (10.74%) Finance
2 14 (9.40%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.04%) Games
3 9 (6.04%) Retail
4 8 (5.37%) Electronics
5 6 (4.03%) Automotive
5 6 (4.03%) Marketing
5 6 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.36%) Public Sector
7 4 (2.68%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.68%) Police
8 2 (1.34%) Law
9 1 (0.67%) Back Office
9 1 (0.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 68 (45.64%) Developer
2 24 (16.11%) Software Developer
3 19 (12.75%) Software Engineer
4 14 (9.40%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (8.05%) Big Data Engineer
5 12 (8.05%) Embedded Developer
6 11 (7.38%) .NET Developer
7 10 (6.71%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.71%) Tester
8 9 (6.04%) C++ Developer
9 8 (5.37%) Junior
9 8 (5.37%) Lead Software Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.37%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.70%) Big Data Software Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Java Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Java Software Engineer
11 6 (4.03%) Electronics Engineer
11 6 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (24.83%) .NET
2 25 (16.78%) Web Services
3 24 (16.11%) HTML
4 23 (15.44%) CSS
5 20 (13.42%) ASP.NET
6 19 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (10.07%) HTML5
8 14 (9.40%) jQuery
9 10 (6.71%) .NET Core
9 10 (6.71%) Spring
10 9 (6.04%) CSS3
11 6 (4.03%) React
11 6 (4.03%) REST
12 5 (3.36%) Silverlight
12 5 (3.36%) Vue.js
13 4 (2.68%) Qt
13 4 (2.68%) RabbitMQ
14 3 (2.01%) JSON
14 3 (2.01%) WPF
14 3 (2.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.40%) Public Cloud
2 12 (8.05%) User Experience
3 9 (6.04%) AS400
3 9 (6.04%) iSeries
3 9 (6.04%) NHS
4 8 (5.37%) Virtual Team
5 6 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.01%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (2.01%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.01%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.01%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.34%) CAN bus
8 2 (1.34%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.34%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.34%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.05%) Linux
2 6 (4.03%) Unix
3 5 (3.36%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.68%) Windows
5 3 (2.01%) Android
6 2 (1.34%) FreeRTOS
6 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (67.79%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (36.91%) Software Engineering
3 50 (33.56%) Scrum
4 31 (20.81%) Computer Science
5 24 (16.11%) MVC
6 21 (14.09%) TDD
7 20 (13.42%) Test Automation
8 19 (12.75%) OO
9 17 (11.41%) OOP
9 17 (11.41%) Web Development
10 16 (10.74%) SDLC
11 15 (10.07%) Analytics
11 15 (10.07%) BDD
11 15 (10.07%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (8.72%) Open Source
13 12 (8.05%) Unit Testing
14 11 (7.38%) Technical Leadership
15 10 (6.71%) DevOps
16 9 (6.04%) Front End Development
16 9 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 82 (55.03%) C#
2 58 (38.93%) C
3 57 (38.26%) Java
4 32 (21.48%) JavaScript
5 21 (14.09%) SQL
6 20 (13.42%) Python
7 15 (10.07%) PHP
8 10 (6.71%) Embedded C
9 7 (4.70%) MATLAB
10 6 (4.03%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.36%) Assembly Language
11 5 (3.36%) Objective-C
11 5 (3.36%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.36%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.34%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.34%) Scala
13 1 (0.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 34 (22.82%) Degree
2 26 (17.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.37%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.67%) CCSP
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.67%) CISM
5 1 (0.67%) CISSP
5 1 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) QA
2 5 (3.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.67%) GDPR
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.67%) MISRA
System Software
1 42 (28.19%) Firmware
2 5 (3.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.01%) Ansible
2 3 (2.01%) Puppet
3 2 (1.34%) Mesos
3 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.34%) Terraform
4 1 (0.67%) Icinga
4 1 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (12.75%) Google
2 12 (8.05%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.04%) IBM
4 6 (4.03%) Oracle
5 5 (3.36%) SAP
5 5 (3.36%) Spotify
6 3 (2.01%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.01%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.67%) NVIDIA
7 1 (0.67%) QAD
7 1 (0.67%) Red Box