Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a C++/C# Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

C++/C# Developer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 917 1008 1001
Rank change year-on-year +91 -7 -298
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 232 224 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 210 209 264
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £26,575
90th Percentile £101,250 £70,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -18.18%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 159866 183507 200434
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.00% 96.53% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131005 155881 166042
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

C++/C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for C++/C# Developer in England

C++/C# Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for C++/C# Developer in England

C++/C# Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for C++/C# Developer in England

C++/C# Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
London +71 90 £75,000 +25.00% 5
South East +50 65 £43,500 -1.14% 3
East of England +48 47 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Midlands +50 21 £30,000 -29.41% 2
East Midlands +35 20 £33,750 -10.00% 2
North of England +4 7 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +18 4 £40,000 +14.29%
North West -33 3 £34,000 -2.86%
West Midlands +31 1 £27,500 -47.62%
South West +4 1 £45,000 +16.88%
C++/C# Developer
UK

C++/C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, C++/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 England region featuring C++/C# Developer in the job title.

1 232 (100.00%) C#
1 232 (100.00%) C++
2 92 (39.66%) SQL
3 87 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (36.64%) Finance
5 78 (33.62%) Java
6 77 (33.19%) Windows
7 70 (30.17%) .NET
8 68 (29.31%) Software Engineering
9 65 (28.02%) OO
10 61 (26.29%) Python
11 58 (25.00%) Degree
12 48 (20.69%) JavaScript
13 47 (20.26%) SQL Server
14 39 (16.81%) Linux
14 39 (16.81%) Scrum
15 35 (15.09%) Front Office
16 34 (14.66%) HTML
16 34 (14.66%) Mathematics
16 34 (14.66%) Unit Testing
16 34 (14.66%) SDLC
17 33 (14.22%) Test Automation
17 33 (14.22%) Computer Science
17 33 (14.22%) Visual Studio
18 28 (12.07%) Analytics
19 24 (10.34%) WCF
19 24 (10.34%) Numerate Degree
20 23 (9.91%) OOP
21 22 (9.48%) ASP.NET
22 21 (9.05%) WPF

C++/C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (3.88%) Apache
2 7 (3.02%) IIS
3 2 (0.86%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.43%) Kinematics
Applications
1 19 (8.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (6.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Summit
2 1 (0.43%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.72%) SaaS
2 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.45%) Broadband
2 3 (1.29%) Firewall
2 3 (1.29%) HTTP
3 2 (0.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (20.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.88%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 7 (3.02%) MySQL
5 4 (1.72%) MariaDB
5 4 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.86%) Big Data
7 2 (0.86%) MS Access
8 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (14.22%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.03%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.03%) Subversion
3 12 (5.17%) NUnit
4 9 (3.88%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (3.02%) MSI
5 7 (3.02%) WiX
6 3 (1.29%) LINQPad
7 2 (0.86%) GoogleTest
7 2 (0.86%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.43%) JIRA
8 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.43%) Selenium
8 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 85 (36.64%) Finance
2 35 (15.09%) Front Office
3 20 (8.62%) Banking
4 17 (7.33%) Telecoms
5 13 (5.60%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.45%) Billing
6 8 (3.45%) Marketing
7 5 (2.16%) Automotive
8 4 (1.72%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.86%) Games
10 1 (0.43%) Electronics
10 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (30.17%) .NET
2 34 (14.66%) HTML
3 24 (10.34%) WCF
4 22 (9.48%) ASP.NET
5 21 (9.05%) WPF
6 19 (8.19%) .NET Framework
6 19 (8.19%) CSS
7 14 (6.03%) HTML5
8 13 (5.60%) AngularJS
9 10 (4.31%) OpenGL
10 9 (3.88%) WinForms
10 9 (3.88%) XML
11 8 (3.45%) Ajax
11 8 (3.45%) ATL
11 8 (3.45%) MFC
11 8 (3.45%) RESTful
11 8 (3.45%) Web Services
12 7 (3.02%) CSS3
12 7 (3.02%) jQuery
13 6 (2.59%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.22%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (7.33%) Derivative
4 14 (6.03%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.74%) Mobile App
7 10 (4.31%) Algorithms
8 9 (3.88%) Contactless
8 9 (3.88%) EMV
8 9 (3.88%) iPad
8 9 (3.88%) Smartcard
9 6 (2.59%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.72%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.86%) Blog
12 2 (0.86%) Fintech
12 2 (0.86%) PMI
13 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.43%) Equities
13 1 (0.43%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 77 (33.19%) Windows
2 39 (16.81%) Linux
3 8 (3.45%) Unix
4 5 (2.16%) Solaris
5 3 (1.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.86%) Android
6 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (29.31%) Software Engineering
3 65 (28.02%) OO
4 39 (16.81%) Scrum
5 34 (14.66%) Mathematics
5 34 (14.66%) SDLC
5 34 (14.66%) Unit Testing
6 33 (14.22%) Test Automation
7 28 (12.07%) Analytics
8 23 (9.91%) OOP
9 18 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (7.76%) TDD
10 17 (7.33%) Open Source
11 16 (6.90%) Asset Management
11 16 (6.90%) Code Coverage
11 16 (6.90%) MVVM
11 16 (6.90%) SOA
12 13 (5.60%) UML
13 12 (5.17%) Multithreading
14 10 (4.31%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 232 (100.00%) C#
1 232 (100.00%) C++
2 92 (39.66%) SQL
3 78 (33.62%) Java
4 61 (26.29%) Python
5 48 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 21 (9.05%) C
7 18 (7.76%) VBA
8 12 (5.17%) Perl
8 12 (5.17%) Ruby
9 11 (4.74%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.88%) PHP
10 9 (3.88%) VB
11 5 (2.16%) VC++
12 4 (1.72%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.29%) F#
13 3 (1.29%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.29%) XAML
14 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 58 (25.00%) Degree
2 24 (10.34%) Numerate Degree
3 15 (6.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (6.47%) Master's Degree
3 15 (6.47%) PhD
4 6 (2.59%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.72%) APMG
5 4 (1.72%) PMP
6 3 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) QA
1 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (8.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.47%) Oracle
3 8 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (3.45%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.16%) VMware
5 4 (1.72%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.86%) Google
6 2 (0.86%) T-Plan
7 1 (0.43%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.43%) Reuters
7 1 (0.43%) Sophis
7 1 (0.43%) Sybase
City, London
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Salary: 40,000 to 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive dep. on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable dep. on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000 + Pension, Bonus, Private Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000 + Pension, Bonus, Private Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Prospects + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottinghamshire
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottinghamshire
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago