The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Developer
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 195 202
Rank change year-on-year +39 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 100 60 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.64% 0.88% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 0.92% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 93 58 79
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,350 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5931 6542 8017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.26% 96.22% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 5548 6606
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in the East of England

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the East of England.

Salary trend for C++ Developer in the East of England

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in the East of England

C++ Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +3 65 £39,000 -13.33% 19
Bedfordshire - 14 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +3 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Essex +7 7 £45,000 -
Suffolk +2 1 £25,500 -43.33%
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 162 (100.00%) C++
2 109 (67.28%) C#
3 96 (59.26%) Software Engineering
4 78 (48.15%) Windows
5 77 (47.53%) Java
6 70 (43.21%) Degree
7 69 (42.59%) Computer Science
7 69 (42.59%) Python
8 68 (41.98%) Physics
9 61 (37.65%) C
10 60 (37.04%) Mathematics
11 49 (30.25%) Linux
12 44 (27.16%) .NET
13 41 (25.31%) Visual Studio
13 41 (25.31%) Computer Science Degree
14 40 (24.69%) SDLC
15 38 (23.46%) Numerate Degree
16 37 (22.84%) Machine Learning
17 33 (20.37%) Algorithms
18 29 (17.90%) 3D Modelling
19 27 (16.67%) PhD
19 27 (16.67%) OO
20 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
21 22 (13.58%) Artificial Intelligence
21 22 (13.58%) LabVIEW
22 21 (12.96%) Finance
22 21 (12.96%) Multithreading
23 20 (12.35%) Telecoms
23 20 (12.35%) ASP.NET
24 17 (10.49%) OOD

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.09%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (25.31%) Visual Studio
2 22 (13.58%) LabVIEW
3 11 (6.79%) GoogleTest
4 9 (5.56%) NUnit
4 9 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (3.70%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.85%) JIRA
6 3 (1.85%) MSI
6 3 (1.85%) Selenium
6 3 (1.85%) Subversion
6 3 (1.85%) WiX
7 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.62%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (12.96%) Finance
2 20 (12.35%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.32%) Aerospace
3 7 (4.32%) Games
4 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.62%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (27.16%) .NET
2 20 (12.35%) ASP.NET
3 17 (10.49%) OpenGL
3 17 (10.49%) STL
4 16 (9.88%) Apache Axis
4 16 (9.88%) MFC
5 15 (9.26%) Ajax
5 15 (9.26%) ATL
6 13 (8.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (4.32%) HTML
8 6 (3.70%) CSS
8 6 (3.70%) HTML5
8 6 (3.70%) RESTful
8 6 (3.70%) WPF
9 2 (1.23%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.23%) Node.js
9 2 (1.23%) OpenCV
10 1 (0.62%) Angular 2
10 1 (0.62%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.62%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 69 (42.59%) Computer Science
2 33 (20.37%) Algorithms
3 16 (9.88%) 3D Printing
3 16 (9.88%) Mobile App
4 15 (9.26%) iPad
5 9 (5.56%) Smart City
6 7 (4.32%) Contactless
6 7 (4.32%) EMV
6 7 (4.32%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.62%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 78 (48.15%) Windows
2 49 (30.25%) Linux
3 3 (1.85%) Unix
4 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.62%) Android
5 1 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (59.26%) Software Engineering
2 68 (41.98%) Physics
3 60 (37.04%) Mathematics
4 40 (24.69%) SDLC
5 37 (22.84%) Machine Learning
6 29 (17.90%) 3D Modelling
7 27 (16.67%) OO
8 22 (13.58%) Artificial Intelligence
9 21 (12.96%) Multithreading
10 17 (10.49%) CAD
10 17 (10.49%) Image Processing
10 17 (10.49%) OOD
11 16 (9.88%) CAE
11 16 (9.88%) Content Writing
12 15 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (9.26%) Data Acquisition
12 15 (9.26%) Data Analysis
12 15 (9.26%) Signal Processing
12 15 (9.26%) UML
12 15 (9.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 162 (100.00%) C++
2 109 (67.28%) C#
3 77 (47.53%) Java
4 69 (42.59%) Python
5 61 (37.65%) C
6 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
7 16 (9.88%) SQL
8 10 (6.17%) MATLAB
9 6 (3.70%) Assembly Language
9 6 (3.70%) Delphi
9 6 (3.70%) Pascal
10 3 (1.85%) Ruby
11 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (43.21%) Degree
2 41 (25.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (23.46%) Numerate Degree
4 27 (16.67%) PhD
5 1 (0.62%) MCP
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (9.26%) Xamarin
2 11 (6.79%) Google
3 10 (6.17%) Microsoft
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