Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++/Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

C++ Java Developer
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1021 1008 945
Rank change year-on-year -13 -63 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 142 199 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.084% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 134 178 315
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £24,825 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £75,375 £110,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

C++/Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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

C++/Java Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for C++/Java Developer in England

C++/Java Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++/Java Developer in England

C++/Java 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++/Java Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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
London -27 67 £82,500 +65.00% 12
South West +34 25 £30,000 -21.57%
East of England +3 20 £26,500 -26.90% 4
South East +29 19 £47,500 -
North of England +12 8 £37,500 -5.06% 2
North West -21 7 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Midlands +31 2 £32,000 +42.22%
West Midlands +16 2 £32,000 +42.22%
Yorkshire +23 1 £22,500 -35.71%
C++/Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in the job title.

1 142 (100.00%) C++
1 142 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (46.48%) Finance
3 58 (40.85%) C#
4 53 (37.32%) Python
5 44 (30.99%) SQL
6 43 (30.28%) Computer Science
7 42 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (28.87%) Software Engineering
9 39 (27.46%) Degree
9 39 (27.46%) Linux
10 37 (26.06%) C
10 37 (26.06%) OO
11 30 (21.13%) Banking
12 27 (19.01%) JavaScript
13 23 (16.20%) Mathematics
14 22 (15.49%) Front Office
15 20 (14.08%) Marketing
16 19 (13.38%) Go
17 18 (12.68%) High Availability
17 18 (12.68%) Telecoms
17 18 (12.68%) OOP
18 17 (11.97%) HTML
18 17 (11.97%) Electronics
19 16 (11.27%) AngularJS
19 16 (11.27%) Investment Banking
19 16 (11.27%) Git (software)
20 15 (10.56%) Multithreading
20 15 (10.56%) CSS
20 15 (10.56%) Jenkins

C++/Java 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 3 (2.11%) OpenEdge
1 3 (2.11%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.41%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.70%) Ethereum
3 1 (0.70%) Hyperledger
3 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.93%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.11%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.75%) HTTP
2 5 (3.52%) Broadband
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.63%) GIS
1 8 (5.63%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.23%) Big Data
2 6 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.11%) DB2
3 3 (2.11%) KDB
3 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.41%) Blockchain
4 2 (1.41%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.70%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (11.27%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.56%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.45%) Selenium
4 4 (2.82%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.11%) Maven
5 3 (2.11%) NUnit
5 3 (2.11%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.41%) JIRA
7 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.70%) GCC
7 1 (0.70%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.70%) Gradle
7 1 (0.70%) JMeter
7 1 (0.70%) JUnit
7 1 (0.70%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.70%) Subversion
7 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
General
1 66 (46.48%) Finance
2 30 (21.13%) Banking
3 22 (15.49%) Front Office
4 20 (14.08%) Marketing
5 18 (12.68%) Telecoms
6 17 (11.97%) Electronics
7 16 (11.27%) Investment Banking
8 11 (7.75%) Manufacturing
9 5 (3.52%) Billing
10 3 (2.11%) Back Office
11 2 (1.41%) Aerospace
11 2 (1.41%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.41%) French Language
12 1 (0.70%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.97%) HTML
2 16 (11.27%) AngularJS
3 15 (10.56%) CSS
4 14 (9.86%) .NET
5 12 (8.45%) REST
5 12 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (7.75%) D3.js
7 10 (7.04%) XML
8 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.82%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.82%) J2EE
8 4 (2.82%) jQuery
8 4 (2.82%) Spring
8 4 (2.82%) STL
9 3 (2.11%) Spring MVC
10 2 (1.41%) JSON
10 2 (1.41%) Kafka
10 2 (1.41%) RESTful
10 2 (1.41%) Web Services
11 1 (0.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (30.28%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.45%) Fintech
3 11 (7.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (7.04%) Algorithms
5 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.34%) Fixed Income
6 8 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (4.93%) Data Structures
8 6 (4.23%) Contactless
8 6 (4.23%) EMV
8 6 (4.23%) Smartcard
9 5 (3.52%) Derivative
9 5 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (2.82%) Social Media
11 3 (2.11%) Bitcoin
12 2 (1.41%) Market Risk
12 2 (1.41%) Robotics
12 2 (1.41%) Smart City
13 1 (0.70%) Arduino
13 1 (0.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 39 (27.46%) Linux
2 9 (6.34%) Windows
3 5 (3.52%) Mac OS X
3 5 (3.52%) Unix
4 3 (2.11%) Android
5 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.70%) AIX
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (28.87%) Software Engineering
3 37 (26.06%) OO
4 23 (16.20%) Mathematics
5 18 (12.68%) High Availability
5 18 (12.68%) OOP
6 15 (10.56%) Microservices
6 15 (10.56%) Multithreading
6 15 (10.56%) SDLC
7 14 (9.86%) Low Latency
8 13 (9.15%) Analytics
9 12 (8.45%) Refactoring
9 12 (8.45%) Scrum
10 11 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.75%) Continuous Deployment
10 11 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.75%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (7.75%) Programme Management
11 10 (7.04%) Collaborative Working
12 9 (6.34%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) C++
1 142 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (40.85%) C#
3 53 (37.32%) Python
4 44 (30.99%) SQL
5 37 (26.06%) C
6 27 (19.01%) JavaScript
7 19 (13.38%) Go
8 13 (9.15%) Scala
9 12 (8.45%) PHP
10 9 (6.34%) PL/SQL
11 7 (4.93%) Kotlin
12 5 (3.52%) Ruby
13 4 (2.82%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.11%) VC++
15 1 (0.70%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.70%) Fortran
15 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (27.46%) Degree
2 10 (7.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (6.34%) PhD
4 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.11%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (2.11%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) ECSS
1 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (9.15%) Oracle
2 11 (7.75%) SAP
3 5 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.82%) Sybase
5 3 (2.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.70%) Calypso
6 1 (0.70%) Google
6 1 (0.70%) IBM
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.70%) Solace
6 1 (0.70%) TIBCO