C++ Jobs in the North of England

C++
England > North of England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 211 195 145
Rank change year-on-year -16 -50 -30
Permanent jobs citing C++ 148 300 445
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.06% 1.68% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.32% 3.75% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 123 219 310
10th Percentile £41,500 £30,000 £34,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £68,750 £82,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £84,964 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £61,250 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -9.26% +3.85% +8.33%

All Programming Languages
North of England

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,463 8,003 8,108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 31.88% 44.78% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,658 3,913 5,874
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in the North of England

C++
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in the North of England.

Salary trend for C++ in the North of England

C++
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in the North of England over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for C++ in the North of England

C++
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the North of England region over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. 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
Jobs
North West +28 81 £60,000 -6.06% 55
Yorkshire -1 53 £53,750 +7.50% 41
North East +9 14 £55,000 -2.22% 11
C++
England

C++
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.41%) Apache
2 3 (2.03%) nginx
3 2 (1.35%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Confluence
4 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Fusion 360
2 1 (0.68%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.68%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.14%) Azure
2 8 (5.41%) AWS
3 6 (4.05%) Azure DevOps
4 4 (2.70%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.35%) SaaS
6 1 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.68%) GCP
6 1 (0.68%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.68%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.08%) Wireless
2 5 (3.38%) MQTT
3 2 (1.35%) 3G
3 2 (1.35%) 4G
3 2 (1.35%) HTTP
3 2 (1.35%) InfiniBand
3 2 (1.35%) RS-485
3 2 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) Intranet
4 1 (0.68%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.73%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.03%) MySQL
3 3 (2.03%) Redis
4 1 (0.68%) Power BI
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.11%) Git
2 9 (6.08%) Subversion
3 7 (4.73%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.05%) JIRA
5 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.70%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.70%) Cypress.io
6 4 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.70%) GDB
6 4 (2.70%) Selenium
7 3 (2.03%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.03%) CMake
7 3 (2.03%) LabVIEW
8 2 (1.35%) GCC
8 2 (1.35%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.35%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.68%) GoogleTest
9 1 (0.68%) yacc
General
1 29 (19.59%) Social Skills
2 22 (14.86%) Automotive
3 12 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.08%) Games
4 9 (6.08%) Influencing Skills
4 9 (6.08%) Marketing
5 6 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.05%) Electronics
6 5 (3.38%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 4 (2.70%) Finance
7 4 (2.70%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.35%) Avionics
8 2 (1.35%) Legal
8 2 (1.35%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.68%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (41.89%) Software Engineer
2 48 (32.43%) Developer
3 43 (29.05%) C++ Developer
4 31 (20.95%) Lead
5 29 (19.59%) Senior
6 26 (17.57%) Embedded Engineer
7 20 (13.51%) C++ Software Engineer
8 19 (12.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 19 (12.84%) Senior Software Engineer
9 16 (10.81%) Senior Embedded Engineer
10 13 (8.78%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 11 (7.43%) Software Developer
12 9 (6.08%) Lead Developer
12 9 (6.08%) Technical Leader
13 8 (5.41%) C++ Software Developer
14 5 (3.38%) Applications Engineer
14 5 (3.38%) Lead Software Engineer
15 4 (2.70%) C# Software Engineer
15 4 (2.70%) Firmware Engineer
15 4 (2.70%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.81%) .NET
2 9 (6.08%) REST
3 8 (5.41%) Apache NiFi
3 8 (5.41%) STL
4 7 (4.73%) Unreal Engine
5 6 (4.05%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.05%) HTML
5 6 (4.05%) WPF
6 5 (3.38%) .NET Framework
6 5 (3.38%) OpenGL
6 5 (3.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (2.70%) CSS
7 4 (2.70%) Entity Framework
7 4 (2.70%) React
7 4 (2.70%) RESTful
8 3 (2.03%) .NET Core
8 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (2.03%) Spring Boot
8 3 (2.03%) Vulkan
8 3 (2.03%) WebAssembly
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) IoT
2 12 (8.11%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (2.70%) ARM Cortex
4 3 (2.03%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.03%) Analogue Electronics
4 3 (2.03%) FPGA
4 3 (2.03%) Handset
4 3 (2.03%) Mali
4 3 (2.03%) Podcast
4 3 (2.03%) Ray Tracing
4 3 (2.03%) SIMD
4 3 (2.03%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.35%) Blog
5 2 (1.35%) Distributed Applications
5 2 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.35%) PlayStation
5 2 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.35%) Xbox
6 1 (0.68%) Mixed Reality
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Reality
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.41%) Linux
2 22 (14.86%) Windows
3 10 (6.76%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (2.70%) Android
4 4 (2.70%) FreeRTOS
5 3 (2.03%) FreeBSD
5 3 (2.03%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (62.84%) Software Engineering
2 34 (22.97%) Agile
3 29 (19.59%) Mentoring
4 20 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (11.49%) Software Testing
6 14 (9.46%) CAD
6 14 (9.46%) DevOps
6 14 (9.46%) Mathematics
6 14 (9.46%) Multithreading
6 14 (9.46%) Roadmaps
7 13 (8.78%) Computer Science
8 12 (8.11%) TDD
9 11 (7.43%) Coaching
10 10 (6.76%) OO
10 10 (6.76%) Product Roadmap
10 10 (6.76%) Technical Leadership
11 9 (6.08%) CI/CD
11 9 (6.08%) SDLC
12 8 (5.41%) Re-Platforming
12 8 (5.41%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 61 (41.22%) C
2 50 (33.78%) Python
3 44 (29.73%) C#
4 29 (19.59%) Java
5 20 (13.51%) JavaScript
6 10 (6.76%) SQL
7 9 (6.08%) SystemVerilog
8 8 (5.41%) COBOL
8 8 (5.41%) Micro Focus COBOL
8 8 (5.41%) Rust
9 6 (4.05%) MATLAB
10 4 (2.70%) Bash
10 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.03%) Perl
12 2 (1.35%) Go
12 2 (1.35%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.68%) PHP
13 1 (0.68%) Ruby
13 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (14.86%) Degree
2 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
3 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (4.05%) PhD
5 5 (3.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) HND
6 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) ISO 9000
1 3 (2.03%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.35%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 21 (14.19%) Firmware
2 14 (9.46%) Docker
3 8 (5.41%) Embedded Firmware
4 2 (1.35%) GPFS
4 2 (1.35%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 10 (6.76%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.03%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.68%) Ansible
3 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (6.08%) Cadence
1 9 (6.08%) Synopsys
2 8 (5.41%) Micro Focus
3 7 (4.73%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.03%) ANSYS
5 2 (1.35%) EMC
5 2 (1.35%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.68%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.68%) Lotus
6 1 (0.68%) QNX
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.68%) YouTube