The median annual salary for a Senior C++ Developer was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 760 806
Rank change year-on-year -30 +46  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 76 151 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.091% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 52 141 139
Median salary £80,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.13% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £105,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -10.52% -7.76%  

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 80401 89287 99134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66065 76163 82600
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -8 38 £102,500 +10.81% 15
South East +14 20 £50,000 +5.26% 4
East of England -7 10 £35,000 -22.22% 3
North West -35 6 £37,500 -40.00%
South West -5 1 £42,500 -22.01% 1
North East - 1 £35,000 -
Senior C++ Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 167 (100.00%) C++
2 77 (46.11%) Linux
3 62 (37.13%) Software Engineering
4 61 (36.53%) Finance
5 53 (31.74%) Degree
6 49 (29.34%) C#
7 47 (28.14%) Java
8 46 (27.54%) Low Latency
9 45 (26.95%) C
10 41 (24.55%) Windows
10 41 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (24.55%) Multithreading
11 33 (19.76%) Banking
12 32 (19.16%) Front Office
13 31 (18.56%) Computer Science
14 30 (17.96%) JavaScript
14 30 (17.96%) OO
15 29 (17.37%) Python
16 28 (16.77%) Unix
17 25 (14.97%) Telecoms
18 24 (14.37%) Investment Banking
19 23 (13.77%) SQL
19 23 (13.77%) Test Automation
20 22 (13.17%) Electronic Trading
21 21 (12.57%) Algorithmic Trading
22 20 (11.98%) .NET
22 20 (11.98%) SDLC
23 18 (10.78%) Middleware
23 18 (10.78%) HTML
23 18 (10.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 2 (1.20%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.79%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.19%) ZigBee
3 5 (2.99%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (2.40%) 3G
4 4 (2.40%) 4G
4 4 (2.40%) GSM
4 4 (2.40%) OpenFlow
5 1 (0.60%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.99%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.19%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.80%) MySQL
6 2 (1.20%) Big Data
6 2 (1.20%) SQLite
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.60%) HBase
7 1 (0.60%) Impala
7 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.60%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (7.19%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.99%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.99%) JIRA
2 5 (2.99%) LabVIEW
2 5 (2.99%) Subversion
3 2 (1.20%) Clang
3 2 (1.20%) CMake
3 2 (1.20%) GCC
3 2 (1.20%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.20%) JUnit
3 2 (1.20%) MSTest
3 2 (1.20%) NUnit
4 1 (0.60%) GDB
General
1 61 (36.53%) Finance
2 33 (19.76%) Banking
3 32 (19.16%) Front Office
4 25 (14.97%) Telecoms
5 24 (14.37%) Investment Banking
6 10 (5.99%) Games
7 3 (1.80%) Advertising
7 3 (1.80%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.80%) Automotive
8 2 (1.20%) Publishing
9 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.98%) .NET
2 18 (10.78%) HTML
2 18 (10.78%) Middleware
3 17 (10.18%) CSS
4 15 (8.98%) STL
5 13 (7.78%) WCF
6 12 (7.19%) .NET Framework
7 7 (4.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (3.59%) HTML5
9 5 (2.99%) POSIX
10 4 (2.40%) ATL
10 4 (2.40%) Kafka
10 4 (2.40%) XML
11 3 (1.80%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (1.80%) gRPC
11 3 (1.80%) JSON
11 3 (1.80%) Qt
11 3 (1.80%) SOAP
11 3 (1.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 3 (1.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.56%) Computer Science
2 18 (10.78%) Algorithms
2 18 (10.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (9.58%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (8.98%) Equities
5 12 (7.19%) Data Structures
6 8 (4.79%) iPad
7 7 (4.19%) Derivative
7 7 (4.19%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (4.19%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.80%) Fintech
9 3 (1.80%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.20%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.20%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.60%) CUDA
11 1 (0.60%) Pricing Data
11 1 (0.60%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 77 (46.11%) Linux
2 41 (24.55%) Windows
3 28 (16.77%) Unix
4 5 (2.99%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.40%) Solaris
6 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (37.13%) Software Engineering
2 46 (27.54%) Low Latency
3 41 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (24.55%) Multithreading
4 30 (17.96%) OO
5 23 (13.77%) Test Automation
6 22 (13.17%) Electronic Trading
7 21 (12.57%) Algorithmic Trading
8 20 (11.98%) SDLC
9 17 (10.18%) E-Commerce
9 17 (10.18%) Scrum
9 17 (10.18%) Unit Testing
10 16 (9.58%) Mathematics
11 15 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (8.98%) OOP
12 11 (6.59%) TDD
13 9 (5.39%) UML
14 7 (4.19%) OOD
15 6 (3.59%) Physics
15 6 (3.59%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 167 (100.00%) C++
2 49 (29.34%) C#
3 47 (28.14%) Java
4 45 (26.95%) C
5 30 (17.96%) JavaScript
6 29 (17.37%) Python
7 23 (13.77%) SQL
8 6 (3.59%) Perl
9 5 (2.99%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.40%) Assembly Language
10 4 (2.40%) Go
10 4 (2.40%) Ruby
11 3 (1.80%) Clojure
11 3 (1.80%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.80%) PHP
11 3 (1.80%) VC++
12 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.20%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (31.74%) Degree
2 8 (4.79%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (4.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.80%) APMG
4 3 (1.80%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.80%) PMP
5 2 (1.20%) PhD
5 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.20%) TickIT
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.40%) KVM
1 4 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) Ansible
1 4 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (6.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.39%) Oracle
3 4 (2.40%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.40%) VMware
4 2 (1.20%) Intel
4 2 (1.20%) Solace
5 1 (0.60%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.60%) Perforce
5 1 (0.60%) Sybase
5 1 (0.60%) TIBCO
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