The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 272 219
Rank change year-on-year +76 -53  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 49 7 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.79% 0.094% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.098% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 42 6 43
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £45,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,250 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 5933 7170 7386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.10% 96.29% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4735 5807 5957
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

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

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

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 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 +36 30 £30,000 -33.33% 9
Hertfordshire - 11 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 6 £25,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
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 30 March 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 84 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (72.62%) Software Engineering
3 45 (53.57%) Physics
4 43 (51.19%) Windows
5 42 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 39 (46.43%) C#
7 38 (45.24%) Degree
8 32 (38.10%) C
8 32 (38.10%) Python
9 31 (36.90%) Java
10 27 (32.14%) Mathematics
11 25 (29.76%) .NET
11 25 (29.76%) Linux
12 24 (28.57%) SDLC
13 22 (26.19%) Visual Studio
14 18 (21.43%) OOD
14 18 (21.43%) LabVIEW
14 18 (21.43%) Image Processing
15 16 (19.05%) Multithreading
15 16 (19.05%) PhD
16 14 (16.67%) OO
17 13 (15.48%) Algorithms
18 11 (13.10%) Web Development
18 11 (13.10%) Node.js
18 11 (13.10%) Machine Learning
19 10 (11.90%) OpenCV
19 10 (11.90%) Subversion
19 10 (11.90%) OpenGL
20 9 (10.71%) WPF
21 8 (9.52%) Signal 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.57%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.19%) Luigi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.19%) Big Data
2 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.19%) MySQL
2 1 (1.19%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Visual Studio
2 18 (21.43%) LabVIEW
3 10 (11.90%) Subversion
4 7 (8.33%) GoogleTest
5 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.38%) JUnit
6 2 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.95%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.57%) Automotive
4 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.19%) Electronics
4 1 (1.19%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.76%) .NET
2 11 (13.10%) Node.js
3 10 (11.90%) OpenCV
3 10 (11.90%) OpenGL
4 9 (10.71%) WPF
5 7 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 7 (8.33%) STL
6 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.76%) CSS
7 4 (4.76%) HTML
8 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (3.57%) CSS3
8 3 (3.57%) HTML5
8 3 (3.57%) jQuery
8 3 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.57%) React
9 2 (2.38%) Apache Axis
10 1 (1.19%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.48%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.38%) 3D Printing
4 1 (1.19%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.19%) Life Science
4 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.19%) Windows
2 25 (29.76%) Linux
3 4 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.57%) Android
5 2 (2.38%) Unix
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (72.62%) Software Engineering
2 45 (53.57%) Physics
3 27 (32.14%) Mathematics
4 24 (28.57%) SDLC
5 18 (21.43%) Image Processing
5 18 (21.43%) OOD
6 16 (19.05%) Multithreading
7 14 (16.67%) OO
8 11 (13.10%) Machine Learning
8 11 (13.10%) Web Development
9 8 (9.52%) Data Acquisition
9 8 (9.52%) Data Analysis
9 8 (9.52%) Signal Processing
10 7 (8.33%) UML
11 5 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.95%) Open Source
11 5 (5.95%) Prototyping
12 4 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (4.76%) Bioinformatics
13 3 (3.57%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) C++
2 39 (46.43%) C#
3 32 (38.10%) C
3 32 (38.10%) Python
4 31 (36.90%) Java
5 7 (8.33%) Assembly Language
5 7 (8.33%) Delphi
5 7 (8.33%) Pascal
6 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.57%) Embedded C++
7 3 (3.57%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.57%) SQL
8 2 (2.38%) Perl
8 2 (2.38%) VB
9 1 (1.19%) Lua
9 1 (1.19%) Ruby
9 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (45.24%) Degree
2 16 (19.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (8.33%) Google
2 2 (2.38%) VMware
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle
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