Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

C++ Software Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 303 367
Rank change year-on-year +104 +64 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 161 59 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.34% 0.44% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.46% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 166 71 28
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%

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 11615 12780 14844
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 96.38% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9545 10605 12296
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,000 £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++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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

C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in the East of England.

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

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

C++ Software 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++ Software Developer within the East of England 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
Cambridgeshire +47 119 £39,000 +36.84% 10
Hertfordshire +4 27 £45,000 +12.50%
Essex - 14 £45,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £32,500 - 1
C++ Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 161 (100.00%) C++
2 121 (75.16%) Software Engineering
3 118 (73.29%) Computer Science
4 111 (68.94%) Degree
5 93 (57.76%) Java
6 92 (57.14%) C
7 84 (52.17%) Windows
8 80 (49.69%) Physics
9 79 (49.07%) Mathematics
10 78 (48.45%) Linux
11 77 (47.83%) C#
12 69 (42.86%) Python
13 49 (30.43%) SDLC
14 38 (23.60%) Multithreading
15 37 (22.98%) Algorithms
15 37 (22.98%) Machine Learning
16 34 (21.12%) Computer Science Degree
17 30 (18.63%) Artificial Intelligence
18 29 (18.01%) Apache Axis
18 29 (18.01%) CAD
18 29 (18.01%) CAE
18 29 (18.01%) Content Writing
18 29 (18.01%) 3D Printing
19 25 (15.53%) MATLAB
19 25 (15.53%) TCP/IP
20 23 (14.29%) Telecoms
20 23 (14.29%) LabVIEW
21 22 (13.66%) OO
22 20 (12.42%) Visual Studio
22 20 (12.42%) Image Processing

C++ Software 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 3 (1.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.53%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.73%) VoIP
3 4 (2.48%) Wireless
4 2 (1.24%) Internet
5 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.62%) HTTP
5 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.59%) GIS
2 7 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.24%) Big Data
4 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (14.29%) LabVIEW
2 20 (12.42%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.97%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.86%) JIRA
5 2 (1.24%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.62%) GoogleTest
General
1 23 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 17 (10.56%) Games
3 16 (9.94%) Aerospace
4 11 (6.83%) Finance
5 9 (5.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.48%) Electronics
7 2 (1.24%) Automotive
7 2 (1.24%) Military
8 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.01%) Apache Axis
2 17 (10.56%) .NET
3 7 (4.35%) CSS
3 7 (4.35%) HTML
3 7 (4.35%) HTML5
4 4 (2.48%) STL
5 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (1.24%) Qt
6 2 (1.24%) REST
6 2 (1.24%) RESTful
6 2 (1.24%) Web Services
7 1 (0.62%) DCOM
7 1 (0.62%) GTK+
7 1 (0.62%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.62%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.62%) SOAP
7 1 (0.62%) WPF
7 1 (0.62%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 118 (73.29%) Computer Science
2 37 (22.98%) Algorithms
3 29 (18.01%) 3D Printing
4 16 (9.94%) Video\Live Streaming
5 8 (4.97%) Contactless
5 8 (4.97%) EMV
5 8 (4.97%) Smartcard
6 7 (4.35%) Acoustics
7 5 (3.11%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.24%) Smart City
9 1 (0.62%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.62%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.62%) Photography
9 1 (0.62%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 84 (52.17%) Windows
2 78 (48.45%) Linux
3 4 (2.48%) Android
3 4 (2.48%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (75.16%) Software Engineering
2 80 (49.69%) Physics
3 79 (49.07%) Mathematics
4 49 (30.43%) SDLC
5 38 (23.60%) Multithreading
6 37 (22.98%) Machine Learning
7 30 (18.63%) Artificial Intelligence
8 29 (18.01%) CAD
8 29 (18.01%) CAE
8 29 (18.01%) Content Writing
9 22 (13.66%) OO
10 20 (12.42%) Image Processing
11 18 (11.18%) OOD
11 18 (11.18%) Signal Processing
12 17 (10.56%) Data Analysis
13 16 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (9.94%) Data Acquisition
13 16 (9.94%) Web Development
14 13 (8.07%) Collaborative Working
15 12 (7.45%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 161 (100.00%) C++
2 93 (57.76%) Java
3 92 (57.14%) C
4 77 (47.83%) C#
5 69 (42.86%) Python
6 25 (15.53%) MATLAB
7 19 (11.80%) SQL
8 10 (6.21%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.11%) Fortran
10 4 (2.48%) Embedded C
10 4 (2.48%) Embedded C++
10 4 (2.48%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.24%) VB
11 2 (1.24%) VB6
12 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.62%) Cython
12 1 (0.62%) PHP
12 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 111 (68.94%) Degree
2 34 (21.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (12.42%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (6.21%) PhD
5 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.24%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.24%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.62%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (3.73%) Intel
1 6 (3.73%) NVIDIA
2 4 (2.48%) IBM
2 4 (2.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.48%) Oracle
2 4 (2.48%) Sony
3 1 (0.62%) Google