Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 80 62
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18 +42
Permanent jobs citing C++ 205 187 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.68% 3.53% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.46% 6.04% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 154 198 341
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 2,424 3,098 3,387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 55.34% 58.53% 52.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,854 2,674 2,865
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 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +48 109 £37,500 +10.29% 20
Northamptonshire -27 37 £37,500 +29.31% 10
Nottinghamshire -16 29 £75,000 +66.67% 18
Derbyshire +12 21 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Lincolnshire +25 7 £35,500 -35.45% 1
C++
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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++.

1 124 (60.49%) Software Engineering
2 121 (59.02%) Degree
3 114 (55.61%) C#
4 107 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (45.85%) Java
6 84 (40.98%) C
7 72 (35.12%) Embedded Systems
8 69 (33.66%) Device Driver
9 68 (33.17%) Unit Testing
10 64 (31.22%) Manufacturing
11 59 (28.78%) Technical Leadership
12 58 (28.29%) Scrum
13 56 (27.32%) Time Management
14 55 (26.83%) Microsoft
15 52 (25.37%) SQL
15 52 (25.37%) FreeRTOS
15 52 (25.37%) Cybersecurity
16 51 (24.88%) Visual Studio
16 51 (24.88%) TCP/IP
17 50 (24.39%) Linux
18 49 (23.90%) Firmware
18 49 (23.90%) Spring
18 49 (23.90%) Modbus
18 49 (23.90%) CAN bus
18 49 (23.90%) RS-485
19 46 (22.44%) .NET
20 38 (18.54%) Subversion
20 38 (18.54%) GitHub
21 35 (17.07%) Apple iOS
21 35 (17.07%) Robot Framework

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 19 (9.27%) Apache Spark
2 15 (7.32%) Confluence
3 13 (6.34%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.90%) Apache
5 5 (2.44%) IIS
6 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 38 (18.54%) GitHub
2 23 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (6.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (3.90%) Office 365
6 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (24.88%) TCP/IP
2 49 (23.90%) Modbus
2 49 (23.90%) RS-485
3 4 (1.95%) SAN
3 4 (1.95%) VoIP
4 1 (0.49%) HTTP
4 1 (0.49%) IPv4
4 1 (0.49%) IPv6
4 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.27%) Big Data
2 19 (9.27%) HBase
3 13 (6.34%) Flink
3 13 (6.34%) Hadoop
4 7 (3.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (3.41%) InterSystems Cache
4 7 (3.41%) Redis
5 6 (2.93%) Apache Hive
5 6 (2.93%) Impala
5 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.44%) MySQL
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.98%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.98%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 51 (24.88%) Visual Studio
2 38 (18.54%) Subversion
3 35 (17.07%) Robot Framework
4 34 (16.59%) Maven
5 18 (8.78%) JIRA
6 17 (8.29%) Git (software)
7 16 (7.80%) CppUnit
7 16 (7.80%) Jenkins
8 10 (4.88%) JUnit
9 8 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (3.90%) Bitbucket
9 8 (3.90%) EasyMock
9 8 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.98%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.49%) GitLab
11 1 (0.49%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 64 (31.22%) Manufacturing
2 35 (17.07%) Finance
3 34 (16.59%) Marketing
4 14 (6.83%) Automotive
5 6 (2.93%) Banking
6 2 (0.98%) Electronics
6 2 (0.98%) Games
6 2 (0.98%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (41.46%) Software Engineer
2 66 (32.20%) Developer
3 41 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 39 (19.02%) Lead Software Engineer
5 31 (15.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 20 (9.76%) Java Developer
6 20 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 19 (9.27%) .NET Developer
8 17 (8.29%) Programmer
8 17 (8.29%) Software Developer
8 17 (8.29%) Software Test Engineer
8 17 (8.29%) Test Engineer
9 16 (7.80%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
10 13 (6.34%) C# Developer
11 12 (5.85%) C++ Developer
11 12 (5.85%) Graduate
12 11 (5.37%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (4.88%) C++ Programmer
13 10 (4.88%) Java Engineer
14 9 (4.39%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (23.90%) Spring
2 46 (22.44%) .NET
3 25 (12.20%) HTML
4 23 (11.22%) CSS
4 23 (11.22%) Web Services
5 22 (10.73%) COM
6 19 (9.27%) ASP.NET
7 14 (6.83%) REST
8 11 (5.37%) jQuery
9 10 (4.88%) .NET Framework
10 9 (4.39%) AngularJS
11 8 (3.90%) .NET Core
11 8 (3.90%) EJB
11 8 (3.90%) Java EE
11 8 (3.90%) JSF
12 7 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (3.41%) Hibernate
12 7 (3.41%) SOAP
13 6 (2.93%) Entity Framework
13 6 (2.93%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 72 (35.12%) Embedded Systems
2 69 (33.66%) Device Driver
3 49 (23.90%) CAN bus
4 13 (6.34%) Public Cloud
5 11 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (4.88%) EPoS
7 8 (3.90%) Wiki
8 6 (2.93%) Fintech
9 5 (2.44%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.95%) AS400
10 4 (1.95%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.98%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.98%) iSeries
11 2 (0.98%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.98%) NHS
12 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.49%) Blog
12 1 (0.49%) Renewable Energy
12 1 (0.49%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 52 (25.37%) FreeRTOS
2 50 (24.39%) Linux
3 35 (17.07%) Android
3 35 (17.07%) Apple iOS
4 22 (10.73%) Windows
5 8 (3.90%) CentOS
5 8 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.93%) Unix
7 3 (1.46%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (60.49%) Software Engineering
2 107 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (33.17%) Unit Testing
4 59 (28.78%) Technical Leadership
5 58 (28.29%) Scrum
6 56 (27.32%) Time Management
7 52 (25.37%) Cybersecurity
8 28 (13.66%) Computer Science
8 28 (13.66%) DevOps
9 26 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (10.73%) Open Source
11 22 (10.73%) Test Automation
12 17 (8.29%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (8.29%) Software Testing
13 15 (7.32%) Analytics
13 15 (7.32%) OO
13 15 (7.32%) TDD
13 15 (7.32%) Validation
14 14 (6.83%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (55.61%) C#
2 94 (45.85%) Java
3 84 (40.98%) C
4 52 (25.37%) SQL
5 33 (16.10%) JavaScript
5 33 (16.10%) Python
6 12 (5.85%) VB
7 9 (4.39%) PHP
7 9 (4.39%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.39%) VB6
8 8 (3.90%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.41%) Scala
10 6 (2.93%) Java 8
10 6 (2.93%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.44%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.46%) Perl
13 2 (0.98%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.98%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.98%) RPG
13 2 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 121 (59.02%) Degree
2 18 (8.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (5.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.44%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.95%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.46%) PhD
7 1 (0.49%) HND
7 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.95%) GDPR
1 4 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.98%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.98%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 49 (23.90%) Firmware
2 8 (3.90%) Docker
2 8 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.93%) HDFS
4 4 (1.95%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 55 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.83%) Google
3 11 (5.37%) Oracle
4 8 (3.90%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.90%) VMware
5 4 (1.95%) IFS
5 4 (1.95%) Reuters
6 2 (0.98%) IBM
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe
7 1 (0.49%) EMC
7 1 (0.49%) SAP