The median annual salary for a Senior C++ Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in 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.

Senior C++ Developer
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 768 802 827
Rank change year-on-year +34 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 91 133 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 76 131 109
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,800
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £92,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  

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 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C++ Developer in England

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior C++ Developer in England

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior C++ Developer in England

Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer within the 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
London +46 58 £82,500 +3.77% 12
South East +66 22 £55,000 - 4
North West -18 4 £52,500 - 1
South West +30 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands +17 2 £43,750 +2.94%
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands +9 1 £45,000 -4.25%
Senior C++ Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer in the job title.

1 197 (100.00%) C++
2 87 (44.16%) Linux
3 81 (41.12%) Finance
4 77 (39.09%) Software Engineering
5 69 (35.03%) Multithreading
6 62 (31.47%) Degree
7 60 (30.46%) Low Latency
8 54 (27.41%) C#
9 52 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (24.87%) C
11 48 (24.37%) Unix
12 46 (23.35%) Java
13 45 (22.84%) Banking
14 38 (19.29%) Computer Science
15 36 (18.27%) Telecoms
15 36 (18.27%) Windows
16 33 (16.75%) .NET
17 30 (15.23%) Middleware
18 29 (14.72%) SQL
19 26 (13.20%) JavaScript
19 26 (13.20%) Python
19 26 (13.20%) Unit Testing
20 24 (12.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 23 (11.68%) Algorithms
21 23 (11.68%) Scrum
22 22 (11.17%) HTML
22 22 (11.17%) Investment Banking
23 21 (10.66%) Multithreaded Programming
24 20 (10.15%) OO
24 20 (10.15%) E-Commerce

Senior 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 5 (2.54%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (0.51%) IIS
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.08%) 3G
1 10 (5.08%) 4G
1 10 (5.08%) GSM
1 10 (5.08%) OpenFlow
2 5 (2.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.52%) RTP
3 3 (1.52%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (1.02%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.08%) Big Data
1 10 (5.08%) Relational Database
2 9 (4.57%) MongoDB
2 9 (4.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.06%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.54%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.03%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.03%) Impala
6 4 (2.03%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.52%) MySQL
7 3 (1.52%) SQLite
8 2 (1.02%) KDB
9 1 (0.51%) HBase
9 1 (0.51%) Kdb+
9 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.51%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (3.05%) JIRA
2 5 (2.54%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.03%) NUnit
4 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.02%) GCC
5 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.02%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.02%) JUnit
5 2 (1.02%) MSTest
6 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.51%) GDB
6 1 (0.51%) Subversion
6 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 81 (41.12%) Finance
2 45 (22.84%) Banking
3 36 (18.27%) Telecoms
4 22 (11.17%) Investment Banking
5 16 (8.12%) Front Office
6 13 (6.60%) Games
7 4 (2.03%) Advertising
8 3 (1.52%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.52%) Automotive
9 2 (1.02%) Billing
9 2 (1.02%) Electronics
9 2 (1.02%) Publishing
10 1 (0.51%) Back Office
10 1 (0.51%) Legal
10 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.75%) .NET
2 30 (15.23%) Middleware
3 24 (12.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 22 (11.17%) HTML
5 20 (10.15%) .NET Framework
6 19 (9.64%) WCF
7 12 (6.09%) CSS
8 11 (5.58%) STL
9 7 (3.55%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (3.55%) XML
10 6 (3.05%) HTML5
11 5 (2.54%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.54%) Node.js
11 5 (2.54%) Qt
11 5 (2.54%) WPF
12 4 (2.03%) ATL
12 4 (2.03%) DCOM
12 4 (2.03%) Kafka
12 4 (2.03%) NumPy
12 4 (2.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.29%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.68%) Algorithms
3 17 (8.63%) Data Structures
4 15 (7.61%) Equities
4 15 (7.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.06%) Derivative
6 8 (4.06%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (4.06%) Virtual Team
7 7 (3.55%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.54%) Fintech
9 4 (2.03%) Device Driver
9 4 (2.03%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.03%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.52%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.52%) iPad
10 3 (1.52%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.51%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 87 (44.16%) Linux
2 48 (24.37%) Unix
3 36 (18.27%) Windows
4 3 (1.52%) Solaris
5 2 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.51%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (39.09%) Software Engineering
2 69 (35.03%) Multithreading
3 60 (30.46%) Low Latency
4 52 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (13.20%) Unit Testing
6 23 (11.68%) Scrum
7 21 (10.66%) Multithreaded Programming
8 20 (10.15%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (10.15%) E-Commerce
8 20 (10.15%) OO
9 18 (9.14%) Algorithmic Trading
9 18 (9.14%) Mathematics
10 16 (8.12%) Physics
11 14 (7.11%) OOD
12 13 (6.60%) Electronic Trading
12 13 (6.60%) High Availability
13 10 (5.08%) OOP
14 9 (4.57%) SDLC
14 9 (4.57%) TDD
15 8 (4.06%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 197 (100.00%) C++
2 54 (27.41%) C#
3 49 (24.87%) C
4 46 (23.35%) Java
5 29 (14.72%) SQL
6 26 (13.20%) JavaScript
6 26 (13.20%) Python
7 7 (3.55%) Ruby
8 5 (2.54%) Go
9 4 (2.03%) Assembly Language
9 4 (2.03%) R
9 4 (2.03%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.03%) VC++
10 3 (1.52%) Clojure
10 3 (1.52%) Perl
11 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.02%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.02%) PHP
11 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (31.47%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) APMG
2 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.52%) PMP
3 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.03%) MiFID
2 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.02%) TickIT
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.08%) KVM
1 10 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.52%) Docker
3 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (5.08%) Ansible
1 10 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (5.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (5.58%) Oracle
2 10 (5.08%) VMware
3 8 (4.06%) Solace
4 6 (3.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.03%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.02%) Intel
6 2 (1.02%) Sybase
6 2 (1.02%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.51%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.51%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.51%) Perforce
7 1 (0.51%) SAP
Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + potential equity
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Outstanding
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + potential equity
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benfits (Including flexi
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago