Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Programmer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

C++ Programmer
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 352 344 380
Rank change year-on-year -8 +36 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 8 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.067% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 14
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £38,450 £27,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £59,400 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -

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 11601 12689 14783
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.52% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9520 10532 12272
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 £46,488
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%

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

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

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

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

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

C++ Programmer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Programmer in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

C++ Programmer
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++ Programmer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 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 -31 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Hertfordshire -6 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Essex - 1 - -
C++ Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Military
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
5 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Microservices
5 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Flex
5 2 (25.00%) Image Processing
5 2 (25.00%) Video Processing
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) WPF
6 1 (12.50%) GoogleTest

C++ Programmer 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 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) GoogleTest
General
1 2 (25.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (12.50%) DirectX
2 1 (12.50%) Express
2 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
2 1 (12.50%) STL
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Microservices
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Video Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google