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

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 73 41
Rank change year-on-year 0 -32 +49
Permanent jobs citing C++ 196 199 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.79% 3.58% 5.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.27% 6.38% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 166 234 393
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £24,800
90th Percentile £58,125 £52,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +4.40%

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 3,124 3,119 3,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 60.34% 56.08% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,699 2,668 2,834
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 21 June 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 June 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 +1 62 £47,500 +26.67% 14
Derbyshire -2 54 £39,500 -7.06% 13
Leicestershire +22 39 £37,500 -11.76% 7
Northamptonshire -28 36 £41,500 +27.69% 7
Lincolnshire -1 1 £95,000 +137.50%
C++
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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++.

1 100 (51.02%) C#
2 90 (45.92%) Software Engineering
3 59 (30.10%) Java
3 59 (30.10%) .NET
4 57 (29.08%) Degree
5 56 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (28.06%) SQL
6 55 (28.06%) JavaScript
6 55 (28.06%) OO
7 46 (23.47%) C
8 45 (22.96%) HTML
9 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
10 35 (17.86%) Computer Science
11 32 (16.33%) ASP.NET
12 31 (15.82%) SQL Server
12 31 (15.82%) Mathematics
13 30 (15.31%) RESTful
14 29 (14.80%) CSS
14 29 (14.80%) Linux
15 26 (13.27%) Finance
16 25 (12.76%) jQuery
17 24 (12.24%) VB
18 23 (11.73%) Manufacturing
19 22 (11.22%) Windows
20 21 (10.71%) Python
20 21 (10.71%) Web Services
20 21 (10.71%) TDD
21 20 (10.20%) Scrum
21 20 (10.20%) Unit Testing
21 20 (10.20%) Amazon AWS

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 16 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.10%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (5.10%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (5.10%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (4.59%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.02%) JBoss
5 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Simulink
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.63%) GitHub
2 13 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.06%) Office 365
4 5 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.02%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.51%) G Suite
7 1 (0.51%) PaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.04%) Intranet
2 3 (1.53%) NFC
2 3 (1.53%) SAN
3 2 (1.02%) FTP
3 2 (1.02%) MQTT
3 2 (1.02%) SMTP
3 2 (1.02%) SNMP
3 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.02%) Telnet
3 2 (1.02%) Wireless
4 1 (0.51%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.18%) MySQL
3 8 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.04%) Blockchain
5 4 (2.04%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.02%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.02%) SQLite
7 1 (0.51%) Big Data
7 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (9.69%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.67%) JIRA
3 15 (7.65%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.63%) Subversion
5 11 (5.61%) NUnit
6 10 (5.10%) Git (software)
6 10 (5.10%) MSTest
7 8 (4.08%) Xcode
8 6 (3.06%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.06%) JUnit
8 6 (3.06%) Maven
9 5 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.55%) IntelliJ
9 5 (2.55%) WiX
10 4 (2.04%) Bugzilla
10 4 (2.04%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.04%) Selenium
11 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.02%) SonarQube
12 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (13.27%) Finance
2 23 (11.73%) Manufacturing
3 16 (8.16%) Games
4 11 (5.61%) Automotive
5 10 (5.10%) Advertising
6 8 (4.08%) Electronics
6 8 (4.08%) Marketing
7 7 (3.57%) Retail
8 6 (3.06%) Aerospace
8 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.55%) Law
10 3 (1.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (32.14%) Developer
2 49 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 36 (18.37%) Software Developer
4 23 (11.73%) C++ Software Engineer
5 18 (9.18%) C# Developer
6 16 (8.16%) Embedded Engineer
7 15 (7.65%) .NET Developer
7 15 (7.65%) C# Software Developer
7 15 (7.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (7.14%) Programmer
8 14 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 13 (6.63%) .NET Software Developer
9 13 (6.63%) Project Engineer
9 13 (6.63%) Senior Software Developer
9 13 (6.63%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (6.12%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (6.12%) SQL Developer
10 12 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (30.10%) .NET
2 45 (22.96%) HTML
3 32 (16.33%) ASP.NET
4 30 (15.31%) RESTful
5 29 (14.80%) CSS
6 25 (12.76%) jQuery
7 21 (10.71%) Web Services
8 18 (9.18%) WPF
9 15 (7.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 15 (7.65%) WinForms
10 12 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (6.12%) HTML5
10 12 (6.12%) LINQ
10 12 (6.12%) SOAP
10 12 (6.12%) WCF
11 11 (5.61%) XML
12 10 (5.10%) Silverlight
12 10 (5.10%) WF
12 10 (5.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.63%) CCTV
2 13 (6.63%) SCADA
3 12 (6.12%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (5.61%) Device Driver
5 7 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.06%) Renewable Energy
7 5 (2.55%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (2.55%) NHS
8 4 (2.04%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.53%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.02%) AS400
10 2 (1.02%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.02%) iSeries
10 2 (1.02%) Xbox
11 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.80%) Linux
2 22 (11.22%) Windows
3 5 (2.55%) Unix
4 4 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.53%) Android
6 2 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.51%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.51%) ThreadX
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (45.92%) Software Engineering
2 56 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (28.06%) OO
4 31 (15.82%) Mathematics
5 21 (10.71%) TDD
6 20 (10.20%) Scrum
6 20 (10.20%) Unit Testing
7 19 (9.69%) OOP
7 19 (9.69%) Project Management
8 18 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (9.18%) ERP
9 17 (8.67%) Test Automation
10 15 (7.65%) Artificial Intelligence
10 15 (7.65%) MVC
11 14 (7.14%) Line Management
11 14 (7.14%) Machine Learning
11 14 (7.14%) Microservices
11 14 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (6.63%) Change Control
12 13 (6.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (51.02%) C#
2 59 (30.10%) Java
3 55 (28.06%) JavaScript
3 55 (28.06%) SQL
4 46 (23.47%) C
5 24 (12.24%) VB
6 21 (10.71%) Python
7 14 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 13 (6.63%) PL/SQL
8 13 (6.63%) VBA
9 9 (4.59%) Perl
10 7 (3.57%) Scala
11 6 (3.06%) PHP
11 6 (3.06%) Smalltalk
12 5 (2.55%) MATLAB
12 5 (2.55%) XAML
13 4 (2.04%) X++
14 3 (1.53%) Ada
14 3 (1.53%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (29.08%) Degree
2 15 (7.65%) HND
3 13 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (3.06%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.02%) HNC
7 1 (0.51%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.06%) PMO
2 5 (2.55%) GCP
3 3 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Docker
1 5 (2.55%) Firmware
1 5 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.53%) Ansible
1 3 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.53%) Puppet
2 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.63%) Oracle
3 5 (2.55%) SAP
3 5 (2.55%) VMware
4 3 (1.53%) IBM
5 2 (1.02%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.02%) Google
5 2 (1.02%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (0.51%) Altera
6 1 (0.51%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.51%) Perforce
6 1 (0.51%) QNX
6 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.51%) Xilinx