Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 64 100
Rank change year-on-year -17 +36 -48
Permanent jobs citing C++ 184 275 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.54% 4.18% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.21% 7.98% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 194 368 220
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,575 £27,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
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 2963 3446 3820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 56.95% 52.41% 51.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2558 2892 3280
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £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 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Northamptonshire +6 67 £29,000 -17.14%
Nottinghamshire +4 66 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Derbyshire -25 21 £35,000 -
Leicestershire -9 17 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Lincolnshire +12 5 £55,000 +83.33%
C++
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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++.

1 115 (62.50%) C#
2 108 (58.70%) Software Engineering
3 83 (45.11%) Degree
4 79 (42.93%) C
5 78 (42.39%) Computer Science
6 74 (40.22%) Java
7 67 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (32.61%) Linux
9 47 (25.54%) Mathematics
10 45 (24.46%) Scrum
11 43 (23.37%) .NET
11 43 (23.37%) Python
12 42 (22.83%) OO
12 42 (22.83%) Electronics
13 39 (21.20%) Algorithms
14 38 (20.65%) Computer Vision
15 37 (20.11%) Windows
16 35 (19.02%) GitHub
17 34 (18.48%) Computer Science Degree
18 31 (16.85%) HTML
18 31 (16.85%) Git (software)
19 30 (16.30%) Visual Studio
20 29 (15.76%) SQL
21 28 (15.22%) PhD
22 27 (14.67%) Games
23 26 (14.13%) Physics
23 26 (14.13%) HTML5
24 23 (12.50%) Firmware
24 23 (12.50%) JavaScript
25 21 (11.41%) Machine Learning

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 10 (5.43%) Apache
2 8 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.72%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.54%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.54%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 35 (19.02%) GitHub
2 9 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.80%) Serverless
4 4 (2.17%) Office 365
5 3 (1.63%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.61%) Bluetooth
2 12 (6.52%) Wireless
3 7 (3.80%) HTTP
4 4 (2.17%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.17%) Internet
5 3 (1.63%) 4G
6 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.09%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.54%) GPRS
7 1 (0.54%) GSM
7 1 (0.54%) RS-232
7 1 (0.54%) RS-485
7 1 (0.54%) SAN
7 1 (0.54%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.89%) MongoDB
2 7 (3.80%) Big Data
3 6 (3.26%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.72%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.17%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.09%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.09%) SQLite
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.54%) MS Access
7 1 (0.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (16.85%) Git (software)
2 30 (16.30%) Visual Studio
3 17 (9.24%) Subversion
4 11 (5.98%) Mercurial
5 9 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.72%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.17%) MSTest
7 4 (2.17%) NUnit
7 4 (2.17%) Selenium
8 2 (1.09%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.09%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.09%) Hudson
8 2 (1.09%) JMeter
8 2 (1.09%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.54%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.54%) JIRA
9 1 (0.54%) Protractor
9 1 (0.54%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.54%) VectorCAST
General
1 42 (22.83%) Electronics
2 27 (14.67%) Games
3 13 (7.07%) Finance
4 9 (4.89%) Advertising
5 6 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.17%) Marketing
6 4 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.63%) Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 79 (42.93%) Developer
2 74 (40.22%) Software Engineer
3 49 (26.63%) C++ Software Engineer
4 37 (20.11%) C++ Developer
5 33 (17.93%) Software Developer
6 26 (14.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 19 (10.33%) C# Developer
7 19 (10.33%) Graduate
8 18 (9.78%) C++ Software Developer
8 18 (9.78%) Graduate Developer
9 17 (9.24%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 16 (8.70%) Architect
10 16 (8.70%) Graduate C++ Developer
10 16 (8.70%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
10 16 (8.70%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
10 16 (8.70%) Graduate Software Developer
11 15 (8.15%) Senior Developer
12 13 (7.07%) Python Software Engineer
13 12 (6.52%) C Software Engineer
13 12 (6.52%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (23.37%) .NET
2 31 (16.85%) HTML
3 26 (14.13%) HTML5
4 19 (10.33%) CSS
5 12 (6.52%) XML
6 10 (5.43%) CSS3
6 10 (5.43%) Node.js
7 9 (4.89%) ASP.NET
7 9 (4.89%) J2EE
7 9 (4.89%) Polymer
7 9 (4.89%) Web Components
8 8 (4.35%) AngularJS
9 7 (3.80%) Ajax
9 7 (3.80%) Java SE
9 7 (3.80%) JSON
9 7 (3.80%) MFC
9 7 (3.80%) REST
9 7 (3.80%) Spring
9 7 (3.80%) WebSockets
10 6 (3.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 78 (42.39%) Computer Science
2 39 (21.20%) Algorithms
3 11 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.89%) Video\Live Streaming
5 7 (3.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (3.80%) User Experience
6 6 (3.26%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.26%) Device Driver
6 6 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.17%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.09%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.54%) BBC
9 1 (0.54%) Clustering
9 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.54%) Robotics
9 1 (0.54%) SCADA
9 1 (0.54%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 60 (32.61%) Linux
2 37 (20.11%) Windows
3 17 (9.24%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (4.89%) Unix
5 6 (3.26%) Android
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (58.70%) Software Engineering
2 67 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (25.54%) Mathematics
4 45 (24.46%) Scrum
5 42 (22.83%) OO
6 38 (20.65%) Computer Vision
7 26 (14.13%) Physics
8 21 (11.41%) Machine Learning
9 20 (10.87%) Test Automation
10 18 (9.78%) OOP
11 17 (9.24%) TDD
12 15 (8.15%) Microservices
12 15 (8.15%) Project Planning
13 14 (7.61%) Unit Testing
14 12 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (6.52%) Integration Testing
14 12 (6.52%) Open Source
15 11 (5.98%) Multithreading
16 10 (5.43%) Image Processing
16 10 (5.43%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 115 (62.50%) C#
2 79 (42.93%) C
3 74 (40.22%) Java
4 43 (23.37%) Python
5 29 (15.76%) SQL
6 23 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 15 (8.15%) MATLAB
8 14 (7.61%) Embedded C
8 14 (7.61%) Perl
9 11 (5.98%) PHP
10 10 (5.43%) Scala
11 8 (4.35%) VB
12 7 (3.80%) Assembly Language
12 7 (3.80%) VC++
12 7 (3.80%) X++
13 6 (3.26%) PowerShell
13 6 (3.26%) R
14 5 (2.72%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.72%) T-SQL
15 4 (2.17%) Ada
Qualifications
1 83 (45.11%) Degree
2 34 (18.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (15.22%) PhD
4 6 (3.26%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.17%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.24%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) MISRA
2 2 (1.09%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 23 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (7.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.43%) Oracle
3 9 (4.89%) Google
4 5 (2.72%) SAP
5 2 (1.09%) HP
5 2 (1.09%) IBM
5 2 (1.09%) Tableau
5 2 (1.09%) Twitter
5 2 (1.09%) Zend
6 1 (0.54%) Altera
6 1 (0.54%) Epicor
6 1 (0.54%) IFS
6 1 (0.54%) Infor
6 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.54%) Sage
6 1 (0.54%) TIBCO