Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 208 286
Rank change year-on-year +62 +78 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 245 175 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.05% 1.32% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 1.37% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 213 167 97
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.49% +11.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £30,350
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £63,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% -4.55% +10.00%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11540 12765 14852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9482 10596 12302
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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
Cambridgeshire +36 188 £39,000 -13.33% 14
Hertfordshire -9 27 £45,000 +12.50%
Essex - 18 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire +23 6 £40,000 -5.88%
Norfolk - 5 £30,000 - 1
Suffolk -20 1 - -
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 245 (100.00%) C++
2 149 (60.82%) Computer Science
3 145 (59.18%) Degree
4 141 (57.55%) Software Engineering
5 132 (53.88%) Windows
6 111 (45.31%) Java
7 105 (42.86%) C
7 105 (42.86%) C#
8 95 (38.78%) Python
9 91 (37.14%) Linux
10 86 (35.10%) Mathematics
11 83 (33.88%) Physics
12 69 (28.16%) SDLC
13 62 (25.31%) Computer Science Degree
14 46 (18.78%) Multithreading
15 43 (17.55%) Machine Learning
16 42 (17.14%) Algorithms
16 42 (17.14%) OO
17 39 (15.92%) Artificial Intelligence
18 31 (12.65%) OOD
19 30 (12.24%) JavaScript
19 30 (12.24%) Finance
20 29 (11.84%) .NET
20 29 (11.84%) CAD
20 29 (11.84%) CAE
20 29 (11.84%) 3D Printing
20 29 (11.84%) Apache Axis
20 29 (11.84%) Content Writing
21 27 (11.02%) STL
21 27 (11.02%) Agile Software Development

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (2.04%) GitHub
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.45%) VoIP
3 5 (2.04%) Wireless
4 2 (0.82%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.82%) Internet
5 1 (0.41%) HTTP
5 1 (0.41%) SMS
5 1 (0.41%) WAN
5 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.49%) NoSQL
2 9 (3.67%) GIS
3 7 (2.86%) Big Data
4 2 (0.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (10.61%) Visual Studio
2 23 (9.39%) LabVIEW
3 12 (4.90%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.86%) MSI
4 7 (2.86%) WiX
5 6 (2.45%) JIRA
6 4 (1.63%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.41%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (12.24%) Finance
2 25 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 21 (8.57%) Games
4 16 (6.53%) Aerospace
5 9 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (3.27%) Electronics
7 2 (0.82%) Automotive
7 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.82%) Military
8 1 (0.41%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.84%) .NET
1 29 (11.84%) Apache Axis
2 27 (11.02%) STL
3 12 (4.90%) HTML
3 12 (4.90%) OpenGL
4 11 (4.49%) CSS
4 11 (4.49%) HTML5
5 9 (3.67%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.45%) Ajax
6 6 (2.45%) ATL
6 6 (2.45%) MFC
6 6 (2.45%) Qt
6 6 (2.45%) REST
7 5 (2.04%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (1.63%) PhoneGap
8 4 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (1.63%) RESTful
9 3 (1.22%) Velocity
10 2 (0.82%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 149 (60.82%) Computer Science
2 42 (17.14%) Algorithms
3 29 (11.84%) 3D Printing
4 16 (6.53%) Video\Live Streaming
5 11 (4.49%) User Experience
6 10 (4.08%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.27%) Contactless
7 8 (3.27%) EMV
7 8 (3.27%) Smartcard
8 7 (2.86%) Acoustics
9 6 (2.45%) iPad
10 5 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.63%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (1.22%) Animation
12 3 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (1.22%) Smart City
13 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.41%) Photography
13 1 (0.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 132 (53.88%) Windows
2 91 (37.14%) Linux
3 11 (4.49%) Mac OS
3 11 (4.49%) Unix
4 8 (3.27%) Android
5 4 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.63%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (57.55%) Software Engineering
2 86 (35.10%) Mathematics
3 83 (33.88%) Physics
4 69 (28.16%) SDLC
5 46 (18.78%) Multithreading
6 43 (17.55%) Machine Learning
7 42 (17.14%) OO
8 39 (15.92%) Artificial Intelligence
9 31 (12.65%) OOD
10 29 (11.84%) CAD
10 29 (11.84%) CAE
10 29 (11.84%) Content Writing
11 27 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (9.80%) Image Processing
13 18 (7.35%) Open Source
13 18 (7.35%) Signal Processing
14 17 (6.94%) 3D Modelling
14 17 (6.94%) Data Analysis
14 17 (6.94%) UML
14 17 (6.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 245 (100.00%) C++
2 111 (45.31%) Java
3 105 (42.86%) C
3 105 (42.86%) C#
4 95 (38.78%) Python
5 30 (12.24%) JavaScript
6 26 (10.61%) SQL
7 25 (10.20%) MATLAB
8 12 (4.90%) Objective-C
9 9 (3.67%) Embedded C
9 9 (3.67%) Embedded C++
10 5 (2.04%) Fortran
11 4 (1.63%) Delphi
11 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.63%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.82%) PHP
12 2 (0.82%) VB
12 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.82%) VB6
13 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 145 (59.18%) Degree
2 62 (25.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (8.16%) Numerate Degree
4 18 (7.35%) PhD
5 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Docker
1 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (4.08%) Xamarin
2 7 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.45%) Intel
3 6 (2.45%) NVIDIA
4 4 (1.63%) Adobe
4 4 (1.63%) IBM
4 4 (1.63%) Oracle
4 4 (1.63%) Sony
5 1 (0.41%) Embarcadero
5 1 (0.41%) Google
5 1 (0.41%) Ingenico
5 1 (0.41%) VeriFone